The Daily Hesperian (Gainesville, Tex.), Vol. 13, No. 181, Ed. 1 Saturday, July 9, 1892 Page: 4 of 4
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" Mothms' ftiimd " i» a
My prepared Liniment, eve
dient of recognized valued in
constant use by the medi^tro-
fcssion. These ingredients |
bined in a manner hitherto i
NflDfl THE LILY.
By a SD)£B HAOGARIX
will DO all that
h AND MORE. It
Lessens Pain, Dimini
Ljfe of Mother and
to " Mothms " mai
jy*mtby ciprcu on rvcei
•OLD BY AL
cm II SO per bottle
co.. Atlanta. 8a.
ITURE OF TRAINS
MIMOUtU. * tjias.
.TH, BA»T AUD ■ODTR.
No. 78. Lv
J 20 p m
2° J'T p m
Wo. 77, l.r , 1 '30 p m
No 18 Is Um fast expreaa train for" Kaimas City
9t. I-ouia. Chicago and the Kaatern potnia.and
tnakea direct connections at Whlteaboro with
the through Memphis train an<l Ita southeast-
ern connections At Dallaa for polnu to and
¥la Shreveport, New Orietus, Houston and
No. 78 aakne dJi <vt connections at Whim*
boro with through train for Fort Worth. Waco.
Austin. Man Antonio and Aranaaa Pa'na ana
polnte In SoutUera Thm, connect* with
throuKh "Ohleajro Mmllnd" at Denison famr.
"* through Pullman Palace Buffel
ear*. Improvm] coaclioe and chal
Kansas Cltr, »t Louis, Chicago,
chaagel rt Hmlth, Uttle Rock and Kanaa»
and Arkansas points.
No. 17 makes direct connection* at Henrtet-
u 125, points Is a though train
to Oolorad*. California, Washington and nil
pc'.nts wast, making direct connection with
the fast through train at Henrietta for Pueblo
A perfect passenger serrlte and all that per-
tains to quick and oomlortable transaorta-
Hon oetween Gainesville and Denison Par-
sons, ft. Soott, Hedalla, Chicago, St.'Loots
and Kansas Oltv and between Gainesville
and Dallas, rt. Worth, Austin, San Antonio,
Memphis, Shreveport and New Orleans.
Double dally train serrtoe
Tor cheap rate* sleeping set rice, maps and
I me cards, A> dreea.
r. H. Main. Ticket Agt.
FAST TIME SANTA Fe Route
Gulf, Colorado and Santa Fe H'y.
1 M am
« 30 am
S 10 pm
8 10 pin
10 (0 pm
3 00 am
t on pm
* SO am
10 46 pn
1 50 pin
8 SO an.
< 16 am
1 M am
H SO am
• 00 pm
9 SO pm
1 VI pm
7 26 am
(O^rrlgbt, um, by TUlotaon
I 3 W pm
I 3 no am
1 40 pm
1 10 am
The shortest and quick eat route to the north,
south, east and west. Cheap rates to Califor-
nia. Oregon and Waahlngton. To Denver In
3*2 hours, San Francisco In 84 hours and Port-
land. Oregon, In 102 hours.
The fast vestibule express between Kansas
Cltv, Chicago and Denver are the handsomfwt
In the world, and their service Is acknowl-
edged to he the oompleteat, safest and mogl
Pullman Palace Buffet Sleeping Cars he-
tweed Galveston an-i Kansas City on trains
Noa 1 and 1, and connecting at Kans City with
the Santa Fe ra*t I Imlted Veetltrale train foi
Chicago The quickest Ume rrom Texas
th« north and east Is made via this popular
line. All olaaaea of European steamship tick-
ets (outward or prepaid sold at lower rates,
and all Information furnished on application
T.J Gates. Ticket Agent Gainesville
H. G Tnenpson, G, P. and T Agent. Galvee-
on, Tex a*.
Osviata and Trari*-Marks oMained. ami all Pat-
ent bo«lne». condacted for Mo4ersls Fees.
Oer 0«oe Is OppesHs U S. Patent 0«ce,
a»( we ran *ecnre patent In leas time thaa those
remote from Waahlngton.
Head model, drawing or photo., w It* descrip-
tion We adrlse. If petcntable or nut, free of
•barge Our fee not dne till patent!« •. cured,
A Pamphlet. "Hnw to Obtain Patent"," with
*aroe« ofactnal client* In your State, county, or
own, sent free. Address,
C. A. SNOW & CO.
Oeaesils Patent Office. WasfclnflSp. 0. C.
J L. SACKETT,
Medical and Surgica
office Hours—» to 11 a m
306 E. Callfo
to 5 p m
A Son and pnb
So the captains went with Umalopo
g*aa and O&l&Ei and came to the spot
where the girl had been laid, and by hei
the man of the People of the Ax.
"All is as the Wolf, my brother, hat
told," said Umslopogaas, wuving tht
torch in his hand over the twain whe
lay dead. "Here without a doubt lief
she who was named the Lily, whom wf
came to win, and by her that fool whi
slew her, slain himself by the blow of
the Watcher. An ill sight to aee and an
ill tale for me to tell at the place Gj
Dingaan. Still, what is, is, and caanot
be altered, and this maid, who wag tht
faireet of the fair, is now none too love
ly to look on. Let as away," and ht
turned swiftly, then spoke again, saying.
"Bind up this girl in ox hides, cover
her with salt and let her be brought
with us." And they did so.
Then the captains said, "Surely it it
8o, my father; now it cannot be altered,
and Dingaan must miss his bride." Sc
said they all except that man who had
been captain of the guard when Umslop-
ogaa* and Gahui and another passed
through the archway. This man, ip
.gaid nothing, yet he was ryt wih-
out his thougriW
that he had seen three pass through ahe
archway, and not two./ It seemed to
him, moreover, that thfe kaross which
the third wore had slipped aside as she
pressed past him and that beneath it ht
had soen the shape of a woman, won
drous fair, and above it he had caughl
the glint of a woman's eye—an eye fuli
and dark, like a buck's. Moreover, this
captain noted that Bulalio called none
of the captains to swear to the body ol
the Lily maid and that he shook th«
torch to and fro as he held it over her—
he whose hand was of the steadiest. AL
of this he kept in his mind, forgetting
Now it chanced afterward on th<
homeward march, my father, that Um
slopogaas had cause to speak sharply tt
this man because he strove to rob anothei
of his share of the spoil of the Halakazi
Ue spoke sharply to him, degrading hire
from his rank and setting another ovei
him. Also ho took cattle from the mac
and gave them to him whom he would
And thereafter, though he was justly
served, the man thought inure and mort
of the third, who had passed through th(
arch of the cave and had not returned
and who seemed to him to have a fail
woman's shape, above which gleamed
the eye of a woman.
On that day, then, Umslopogaas began
his march to the kraal Umgugundhlovu,
where Dingaan sat. But before ho set
his face homeward in the presence of
tho soldiers ho asked Galazi the Wolf if
he would come back with him or if he
would gtay to bo chief of the Halakazi,
as he was by right of birth and war.
Then the Wolf laughed and answered
that he had come out to seek for venge-
ance, and not for the place of a chief;
also that there were few of the Halakazi
people left over whom he might rule -il
he would. Moreover, he added this, thaf
like twin trees they two, blood brethren,
had grown up side by side till their roots
were matted together, and that were one
of them dug up to bo planted in Swa»
soil he feared that both should wither,
or at least that he should wither who
loved but one man and certain wolves.
So Umslopogaas said no more of the
chieftainship, but began his journey.
With him he brought a great number of
cattlo to be a gift to Dingaan and a mul
titude of captives, young women and
children, for he would appease the heart
of Dingaan because he brought not hei
whom he sought—the Lily—flower of
flowers. Yet because he was cautious
and put little faith in the kindness oi
kings Umslopogaas, so soon as he reached
the borders of Zululand he sent the best
of the cattle and the fairest of the maids
and children on to the kraal of the Peo-
ple of the Ax, by Ghost mountain. And
this he who had been captain of the
guard, but now was a common soldier,
Now it chanced that on a certain
morning I, Umbova, sat in the kraal
Umgugundhlovu in attendance on Din-
gaan. when messengers came saying
that Bulalio, chief of the People of the
Ax, a 1 his impi were without, having
returned with much spoil from the slay-
ing of the Halakazi in Swi
when I heard this my hi
joy within mo, for I had
for the fate of Umslopo)
ling. Dingaan also w«
springing up dance£ to
"Now at last we havs good tidings,"
he said, at once forgetting the stamping
of the fire, "and now shall my eyes be-
behold thai Lily whom my hand hae
longed pluck. Let Bulalio and hie
people eater rwiftly."
Now tor awhile there was silence;
than from far away without the high
tax* of the great place there came a
UCH1TBCT 4 SillTlBT BIIWjE
Public Building m Specialty.
Sherman, - Tkxas
wearing black plumes upon their heads,
having black shields in their left hands,
and in their right one an ax and one a
clnb; abont their shoulders also were
bonnd wolfskins. They ran low, neck
Mid neck, with outstretched shields and
Hbad held forward, as aJ^^rnns wl
ax and started
after him tkunfertd the
they rushed, —c
the wind fcQ ^ (
must stamp'£ ^Tpitwhenlie
within ten p^__ Jj Ae king. Um-
5!<*nm»k*r aKatn. and
Gal ax l held the Watcher high, and
ZZ7 ^ *> ™
?P^_more. thed^p ()e^np in cl<
In long unbroken halted, with
outstretched sl»el<hted|^ds held low
—no mans head more than the
length of a dance k«rhe from the earth,
bo they stood one niteute, then for the
third tirao Umalopa^p lifted Groan-
maker, and of an instant every man
straightened himself, every shield was
toHMd on high and term every throa
was roared the rowiH&lute Bavete.
"A pretty sigh#*' "°e, forsooth," quoth
Dingaan, ''bu#-*1 •°ldi*s are too wel I
drilled whfl*Te never dooe me service
nor the °ue who wn* before me
aad |M<alaughterer is too good a cap
tain I bs/. Come hither, ye twain," ht
so the Wolf Brethren strode
City That Has Both a
1 an J a Future.
forwarttfnu stood before the king, and
for wok they looked upon one another.
THE <LY 13 BROUGHT TO DINj
THE GATEWAY TO TEXAS
The Place to Invest Money, Brain
Ere the icords had left his Hps the Slaugh
"How are you named?" said Dingaan.
"We are named Bulalio the Slaugh-
terer and Galazi the Wolf, 0 king." said
"Was it thou who didst send a certain
message to the Black One who is dead
"Yes, O king, I sent a message, but
from all I have heard Masilo, my mes-
senger, gave more than the message, foi
he stabbed the Black One. Masilo had
an evil heart."
Now Dingaan winced, for he knew
well that he himself and one Umbova
had stabbed the Black One, but ht
thought that this ontlafTTl "hi^f had no)
heard that tale, so he said no more of
"How is it that ye dare to come be-
fore me armed? Know ye not the ruk
that he who conies armed before tht
"We have not heard that rule, C
king," said Umslopogaas. "Moreover,
there is this to be told—by virtue of tlu
ax 1 bear I rule alone. If 1 am seer
without the ax then may any man takf
my place who can, for the ax is chief of
the People of the Ax, and he who holds
it is the servant."
"A strange law," said Dingaan. "but
let it pass. And thou, Wolf, what has1
thou to say of that great club of thine?'
"There is this to be told of the club
O king," answered Galazi, "by virtut
of the club I guard my life; if 1 am seei:
without the club then may any man take
my life who can, for the club is my
Watcher, jjDt 1 watcher of the club."
"Never wast thou nearer to the losing
of both.club and life," Sftid Dingaai
"It may be so, O king." answered tht
Wolf. "When the hour is then withoaf
a doubt shall the Watcher cease frtftE
"Ye. are a strange pair," ;potb Dii»
gaan. "Where have ye been noV
what is your business at the Place Ji*
"We have been in a far land, O king,"
answered Umslopogaas. "We havt
wandered in a far land to search for a
flower to be a gift to a king, and in oui
searching we have trampled a BwazJ
garden flat, and yonder are Bome ol
those who tended it," and be pointed to
the captives, "and without are the cattle
that plowed it."
"Good! Slaughterer, 1 see the gar
deners and hear the lowing of the cattle,
but what of the flower? Where is thfc
flower you went so far to dig in Swaci
soil? Was it a lily bloom, perchanoeT
"It was a lily bloom, O king, and jwt
alas! the lily has withered. Nothing fe
left but the stalk, white and withered ac
are the bones of men." .
"What meanest thoaT^aaid Dingaan,
starting to his feet. i'.*.
"That the king shall learn,'
Umslopogaas, and turning (
word to the captains who i
him. Presently the ranka-OMgnft np,
and from tfce rear of the cotnpaaN# foni
men ran forward. On their flttmldert
they bore a stretcher, and on the atretch
er lay sapMif wrapped about with
raw ox hides and bonnd around with
rimpis. The men sainted and laid
stretcher btator® the king.
"Open!-: laid the Slanghterer-
they opeaed, and there within the
packed J» «alt, lay the bo^f
who outdf fee tell and fair.
"Heze nealhs lily stalk, O
Umslopogaas poMm with
"but if her lower UMW(i< on
Insetting forth the advantages of a attract capiat an
immigration it is too mnch the style to give possibilities for lam*.
a#d to depend upon fancy rather than figures. The <sity of Gain •
ville has heretofore been very modest in annoancing the great
migratory public its claims to a part of the attention tb tie being be-
stowed upon new and growing places. • .•-•..f ^
Gainesville, the county seat of Oooke, is near "the "center
county, six miles sonth of Red river. On all sidea are rich i
toral lands. These lands produce almost anything that ia gro'
North America. The great staple productions are wheat,
com- oats, barley, millet and other grasses. *" J V a
Oooke county raises annually about 20,000 bales of cottoi
is bandied at Gainesville and utaally brings about $800,00<"
The wheat crop is large, while tattle raising and beef ship]
bring in large amounts of money. ^ • •
The Indian Territory, just north of Gainesville,iSV
her wholesale merchants are doing a large trade with
All she needs to control the trade of a large poitti&B _
country is capital enough to handle the wholesale
goods. w . . ' ^7
Not a Musm&om Town, jy 4
Gainesville is not one those "Jonah's goutf.. vine" p
made of tents and box houses ready to be palled nnand moved away
as soon as some temporary attraction ceases. It iaroiilt to Stay.
It was fonnded in 1849, but like most towns ok the wild frontier,
without railroads and far from navigation,_it was only a small village
for many years.
Public Works. 4 -
She has a system of street railways, telephone exchange, gas and j
electric light works, etc.
" w&tcsystem is the best in the with the exception
perhaps of Waco, both in the quality o^Wtef furnished and the
efficiency of the machine* jjp*}
Gainesville is a solid, well established place'that has reached its
present position by a steady, healthy growth. 1=1 *
But it has by no means reached itilimit. It has . possibilities
arising from its position and from other causes that ought to, aw
we believe will, make it one of the best and most thriving towna^in
the state.' ' _ ■ ' ""
Her Needs. . *'W ,'iwi-Vf
She needs more capital in Ifcjp wholesale business to hold the
trade of the oountry tributary to her. k
She needs several fsotories, mills, etc. A good cotton seed oil
mill is one of her pressing needs. The cotton seed is atoor doors and
we have the cattle to fettea on the oil cake. ."We need a canning
foetory to put up the fruits atid vegetables, wMefconr fanners allow
te waste every year. .^Haiifeery could find all the "hides it could use
jand a market for all the leather it could make.
Various other enterprises would pay here, and we need men ol
brains, skill and capital trhelp us occnpy the field that promises
suoh good returns. *'
Every man who is act a drone can find an opening here jn» mat
t^f whether his capitrVconsists in skill, muscle or money.
retail trade is large. Several of her business
favorably with those of cities five times her
National banks, with a capital of over $500,000
houses win com
size. She has
Gainesville's first road was the Denison and Pacific, built from
Denison and peaching here in 1879. It was the terminus of this
road anttl }|46, when the great Santa Fe system built through from
Galveston gad connected with the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe
from fbe#0#th. Then the Gainesville, Henrietta and Western was
built froti^here to Heniietta, where it connects with the Fort Worth
and gives us connections with the Panhandle and Isew
,nta Fe has i*s division headquarters, roundhouse and
shops here. These shops are of great advantage to us from
number of men employed and paid and the general air of business
they give the city.
^ftfte&ently the Missouri, Kansas and ^Cexas, which had absorbed
both the Danisou and Pacific and the^Gainesville, Henrietta and
Western, has filed its charter and combined them both into the great
& T. system.
These roads give us outlets all directions.
o Better Placrf Can Be Found
Fill foe offered those wb
' will build.
M ^ f
f •'!'"i°|rpr terms and prices see
Geld and Silver
113 East California St.
You Have A11 ltep il
0? the L'lxury in Trave,
Buy Your Tickets Over
a live, growing, conservative, well
home or start a business.
a place we say: You will not have t<
but you will find a well regulated, grow
h for the country, whose business ongb'
to b^Controlled by it. You will find a good opening and_a hearty
By any man who is
reguUrtcd city in which
To those who seek
develop untried possibi
ing city not yet large enwngl
to be controlled by it. Yp
welcome from her people.
And Exjicrience It.
Perfect Pullman Buffet Sleeping Car
Hotwoon Tcmis poin's uml ( hir i^n, st. I^iuis
iind Kruisaf < fly. l-'roe Itec i nintr Chair
Ca s 1>. tv\i-<'n l>;■ 1 l;>s, Kort Worth, Denison,
Wiifd, Trmi'li' *n-l layior.
I'uliiiian ' mr s»'rvi< c to Austin and
nan Antonio clo>e ronnortior inaclp for
i.arodo aii'l p»in'8in tiie kej.ublie ot Mcxi-
co mikI < aiil'ornia. ats weii aspoiutsin tlie
North and t ast.
For rat f, routes, majn, timtables or other
Information eail on or address
t. H, Mai n, A«ent, GsinesviLe, Texas.
il. p. Hughes, g. k 1. a
w. i). Lawson.t. 1'. a.
E. i!. i'arker, a. g. 1*. a
St. Ix>uiR, Mo.
. Denison, t ex.
Ft. Worth, Tex.
5c.i Chestnut Street
No city in the United States has a better system of graded
achools and high schoola.
We have four splendid brick school buildings costing near $100,-
000. Ther^are about 1200 children in attendance, and a splendid
corpf of competeut and well paid teachers have charge of them.
/Then we have the Gaineeville Oollege with a good attendance
and a fine corps of teachers.
Also th$ "Tem8_fijpodical Oollege, which has just been taken
charge of Xtff by the Preebylerian Synod of Texas, and will now be
perhaps the finest female eehooHn Texac*.
We Have v
property of the city footed up, in 1891, $3,561,435.
, oa to enable the city to issue bonds.
eolored church organize-
buildings and that one
Cotton Belt Route
Rt Louis Southwestern Railway
St. Louis, Cairo, Memphis
And all points beyond.
O DAILY TRAINS
And all points beyoivl.
Tneonlylirm dc ivorinjc paHseTikrfrs to con-
n«Ttlnjf roa<l>at Momphts ulthnut a long
and di^ftgre' ttbU' onmibus transfer acroa-
The only line witli tlir^.upli ple< pin^: car ser
vi<x» between Kt. Worth and Memphis.
The only line with thiow^h cur service be
tween Memphis nnd pointfi in Central
THE SHORTEST ROUTE
To a'l ]>oint« in
Ail Texas I.inenbave tiirongti tieketa ob gal<
Via The Cotton Bei/t Route
Tiiaps, time tables and all information
will be chreriully lurnished on application
an\ ayent of tiie company, or
R.M.CARTER, W. H. WIHF1ELD,
Ti«v«i1inK 1*. A. G. P. A. I.lne* in Tex*.'-
Kort Worth, Tex. Tyler, Te*.
THE SHOBT LINE
Hei Orleans, Memphis
And all Point* in the Southeast.
Take "The St. Louis Limited"
12 Hours Saved
Fort Worth, Dallas, St. Louis,
AND THE EAST.
THE DIRECT LINE
To All Points In
Mexico, New Mexico, Arizona,
Oregon and California.
Through Pullman Buffet Sleeping Cars
Dallas, Fort Worth and St. Lonis
tTew Orleans and Denver,
S*. Lonis and San Francisco
fW time tat/iea, mat*, ticket*, rates, and a'l
. information, apply to
Santa Fe Route
Gulf, Colorado &i8anta Pa
The popular and direct ronte between a'l
principal jxtinu in Texas and Kansaa <;lty, 81,
ixiuia, Chieaco, K*n»M Colorado, California.
and aii point* in the
KOHTD, EAST AND WEST.
Tnrough sh-eplng cars and rtaj .oacb a.
KANSAS PITY AND GALVESTON.
Oonnoctin>r iu Kansat City anion depot* with
fast service to
•ay of tb« ticket agents, or
UF.nfllK, GASTON ME8UER
Tra*. Paw. A»*t Oen'l Paw A Tkt Art
U a THOaws, Gen. Bapeitntendent
Throuphtlckets. baeK>Mre checks, 8ieeplix
Oar Berths, and all travel Information fi r.
nished on application to any 8ant Te apent.
H. G. THOMPSON'G. P. A T. A_, OalveaUn
r. j. gates, aomt, OAIKKSVn.l *.
To Horsemen. *
If .von contemplate having u y
printing done this spring, call »i
the Hesperian office and see tl,«*
horse bills and notes now beiny
Anyone wanting scavenge?
work done can leave orders at tl<f
city hall. E. D. Norris.
The Sunday Hespebian win
be delivered to parties in the eit
at one dollar and a half a yea.
advance. Or it will be delivered'
at 25 cents a month.
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