Denison Daily News. (Denison, Tex.), Vol. 7, No. 133, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 7, 1879 Page: 2 of 4
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Franklin on fligotad Sunday Laws.
Just nbw, when an attempt is be-
ing made to force the old Connecti-
cut Blue Laws upon a liberal, en-
lightened and progressive people, to
come across such n letter as the fol-
lowing, written by that philosopher
Benjamin Ffankhn, is peculiarly re-
freshing. It has Jus! been found in
the New HaYeft Colony Historical
Society, a'nd Was written to Jared
Irtgersoll in 1762:
Phllade, Dec. ti, 1762.
Dear Sir: I thank you for your
kind Congratulations. It gives me
pleasure to hear from an old friend;
it will give me much more pleasure
to see him. I hope therefore noth-
ing will prevent the Journey you
propose for next Summer and the
Favor you intend me of a Visit. I
believe I must make a Journey early
in the Spring to Virginia, but pui-
pose being back again before the hot
weather. You will be kind enough
to let me know beforehand what
time you expect to be here, that I
maj’ not be out of the way, for
that Would mortify me exceedingly.
I should be glad to know what it is
that distinguishes Connecticut Re-
ligion from common Religion—com-
municate, if you please, some of
these particulars that you think
will amuse me as a virtuoso.
When I traveled in Flanders I
thought of your excessively strict ob-
servance of Sunday, and that a man
could hardly travel on that day
among you upon his lawful occa-
sions, without Hazard or Punish-
ment, while where I was every one
travelled, it he pleased, or diverted
himself in any other wav, and in the
afternoon both high and low went to
the Play of the Opera, where there
was plenty of Singing, Fiddling and
Dancing. I looked round tor God s
Judgments, but saw no signs of
them. The Cities were well built
and full of Inhabitants, the Markets
wirfi Plenty, the People well favored
and well clothed: the Fields well till-
ed ; the Cattle fat and strong ; the
Fences, Houses and Windows all in
Repair; and no Old Tenor anywhere
in the Country ; which would almost
make one suspect that the Deity is
not so angry at that offence as a New
I left our Friend Mcjackson well.
And I had the great Happiness of
finding my little family, well when I
came home ; and my friends as cor-
dial and more numerous than ever.
May ever Prosperity attend you and
yours.—“I am Dear 1? l ieud
Found at Last.
San Francisco, Avgust5.—Some
parties in this city who have been
working up the matter for sometime
part, have discovered the wreck of
the steamer Brother Jonathan, which
foundered oM Point St. George, near
Crescent City, July, 1865. She lies in
an upright position,in about twenty-
two fathoms of water, about fi:ty
fathoms from the submerged wreck
on which she is supposed to have
struck. There were about a million
of dollars in treasury notes and bull-
ion in her safe, and the tinders are
fitting out an expedition for the re-
covery. The treasure belonged to
the government, whose claim is held
to have elapsed on the expiration of
ten years after the loss.
London, August 5.—A French-
man named Guerin has been arrest-
ed, charged with threatening to as-
sassinate Francis Chei Petrel, Secre-
tary of the late Prince Imperial, if
not paid money due him for promot-
ing the success of the last plebiscite.
A Kissingen dispatch denies, on
good authority, that anv arrange-
ment has been concluded for a settle-
ment of the religious question at
issue between Germany and the
Vatican, and adds that Bismarck
will not yield any essential point In
folk laws to secure the modus vivi-
As an eleeant hair dressing stands
Porker’s Hair Balsam, deservedly popu-
lar lor the beautilul hair It produces, and
its clensing and healing properties.
Commencing at the roots, it promotes a
luxurient growth, original youthful color
giving a soft, rich and lustrous appear-
ance ot great beauty. It is pleasantly
cooling to the scalp, clenses it from
dandruff, cures itching and humors, and
stops falling of the hair. It is perfectly
harmless, exquisitely perftimed, never
soils the skin or gums the hair, and
pleases everybody by its many excellent
and attractive qualities. A patron as-
sures us he has used twelve digerent hair
pieparations, and that Parker’s Hair
Balsam surpasses them all. Sold in
large bottles at only 50 cents aud $1.00
by all first-class druggists.
Prickly Ash Bitters
■'PHESE ifrrTARS Will prevent con-
X trading of AhilL and all malarial dis-
eases if properly used, by invigorating the
liver, toning the stomach, and regulating
the bowels and kidneys. It is a prepara-
tion from such vegefifble extracts of
which the Prickly Ash constitutes a lead-
ing part, that enters int'bth'o regular pre-
scription practice of all medical men,
among whom Dr. Sherman is justly
classed as the successful compoufider af
ter an experimental practice of 30 years,
as a complete antidote to all influences
which, if not arrested in time, terminate
in chilL and fever or other malarial dis-
Though pleasant to the taste, it is not a
beverage, (r.s the extracts are held in so-
lution in pure Holland gin only) because
of its cathartic properties, and is therefore
an infallible remedy for habitual constipa-
THE MALARIFUGE is a certain cure
lor chills when once contracted. It has
never failed to effect a cure where the di-
rections. which accompany each bottle,
Druggists are hereby authorized to re-
fund the money to any party purchasing
who claims a cure is not effected, provid-
ing the directions are followed and the
empty bottle returned. For sale by all
druggists. 6,7 ’7gdwiy
Mrs. Baldrick would respectfully call
the attention of the ladies of Denison to
her large and elegant invoice of millinery
goods just received from the east, consist-
ing of all the latest novelties of the
season. She is also prepared to do
fashionable dressmaking, having in her
employ several experienced dre6*
makers. ___ Ap 25 tf
This is one oi the “inscrutable mysterj
les of Providence.” It is gratifying to
know, however, that Scrofula can be ef-
fectually eradicated by the use of Rosa-
~ ~ Its
SALINE COUNTY, MISSOURI.
Sweet Springs, the most popular sum-
mer reshrt of Missouri, is not excelled in
its attractions, comforts and conveniences
for th'4 accommodation of families.
Sweet Springs is a delightful place to
visit, and the suminer visitor who is jour-
neying North or East to more famous
watering places \vill find all the comforts
and conveniences at these springs that
are found at blder and more noted re-
sorts. Sweet Springs is 12 miles distant
from Sedalia, on the Lexington Branch
of the Missouri Pacific Railway, is easily
reached from Sedailia, and within a few
hours ride of St. Louis, Kansas City,
Hannihal ar.d QjjiriC).
The only route front Texas to
.STRINGS it by tfay of the M..K. A T.
If you contemplate going North during
the heated term, be sure and go via Deni-
son and Sedalia. Stop over at Sedalia
and visit Sweet Springs.
Excursion Tickets from Denison to
Sweet Springs and Return, only $23 50.
For farther information, call on or
j dd7ress. Geo. S. Nelson, Ag’t.
1 -a 19 Denison, Texas.
Do you want a pure, bloom-
ing Complexion ? If «o, a
few applications of Hamm's
MAGNOLIA BALM will grat-
ify you to your heart’s con-
tent. It does away with Sal-
lowhess, Redness, Pimples,
Blotches, and all diseases and
imperfections of the skin. It
overcomes the flushed appear-
ance of heat, fatigue and ex-
citeinent. It makes a lady of
1HIRTY appear but TWEN-
TY; aud so natural, gradual,
and perfect are its effects.
Ihat It is impossible to detect
W. J. HUGHKI .
HO, FOR P0TTSB0R0!
THE FIRST STATION ON THE
Hughes & Co., Mm & Pacific Railroad
DEALERS IN An Unsurpassed Location for a Coinmer-
I cial Town, surrounded by one ol the
. best agricultural settions in the
Staple aafi Fancy Groceries,, s,^r^
7 IOtf ____
W. H. PIER, Prop’r,
Main street and Austin avenue.
DENISON, - - * TEXAS
CHOICE FAMILY CROCERIES,
W. M. WOODS. HENRY H. L. HAYNRS.
yyOODS & HAYNES,
ATTORNEYS AT LAW,
Office in Muller Block,
DENISON, - • TEXAS.
Fruits, Vegetables, etc.
J. E. STREEPER,
pj'IRST NATIONAL BANK,
G. G. RANDELL, C. B. RANDELL.
J^ANDELL Si BRO.,
Attorneys & Counsellors-at-Law
Office in Muller Block, west entrance
Room No. 1, up stairs.
PRODUCE, FRUIT8, ETC.
Second door east postoffice,
Authorized Capital $500,000 00
Does a legitimate Banking business.
ATTORNEY AT LAW, M
Room 6, in the Muller Block,
DENISON, - - - TEXAS
Special attention paid to the payment
ot taxes, and of collection of pensions.
gj!jf**WiIl practice in all the Courts of
the State. Collecting made a specialty.
Att’y at Law
HIDE AND CATTLE INSPECTOR
t-OR GRATSON COUN'f v.
Office—Room No. 7, Muller building,
Denison, Texas. 1 iff
The Waco Sun says the new Sun . 'southern Remedy. It
day law was probable passed in the j reputation is world wide, and it alwav
interest of the lawyers,- as the law
has never been decided in this State,
and they will have to be feed in or-
der to test it. The Sun seems not to
be aware of the fact that the present
law relating to labor on Sunday is
precisely the sa'rrre ax the old law,
and the only difference between the
old and amended law regarding
trade or traffic on Sunday,- is in ex-
tending the time t-0 include the
Townsley’s Tooth Anodyne cures in
one minute. French & Co., wholesale
agents, Denison, Texas.
Dr. W. M. Nagle
Physician and Surgeon. Day office :
Live Drug Store. Night calls should be
left at Chamberlains', one door from the
northwest corner of Austin avenue and
Gandy street. 7 2tf
Ten Cent Barber Shop.
Melzer Bros’, is the only first class bar-
ber shop in the city. They have the best
equipped and m'ost elegantly fitted up
bath rooms in the city. They have three
| chairs in operation, and solicit the pat-
Democrat, “is that so-calied witty | ronage of the public. Give them a call,
’ —1 Main street, opposite the News office.
Special attention given to collections in
Missouri, K ansas and Texas.
SIGHT EXCHANGE BOUGHT ANO
On principal cities ot the United States
Saddles and Harness.
J J S. ». BERRY, M. D.,
Office and residence Main at.,
First brick building west of Burnet ave.
DENISON, TEXAS 4,15.
W. M. HANNA,
Wholesale and retail
DENISON, - - TEXAS.
The best selected stock of
DRUGS, PAINTS AND OILS
In the City.
Special Inducements to Parties to tettlel
GREAT CATTLE 8HIPPIN8 POINT
This thriving new town, located ten
mi'es west of Deinson, on the D. & P- R-
R., by it* natural location, will comwand
the trade from a large scope of country.
At this point centers a number of the
main lines of thoroughfare from Western
and Northern Tevas and the Indian Ter-
ritory. Several of the principal ferries on
Red River lie just north and welt of this
place, and the road* from each passes
here. It lies right enrouteof the immense
Immigrant travel from the North and
East, and this will be the first town they
strike alter traversing the long route
across the Ii dian Territory. This point
is the center of the
GREAT GRAIN GROWING SECTION
and thousands of bushels ol Wheat, Corn,
Oats, etc., will be marketed here. Just
north of town the celebrated “Preston
Bend” ot Red River, will pour into this
market thousands of bales of Cotton,
while the Indian trade from the Valley
ot the Red River, and the Washita, the
Choctaw and Chickasaw Nations, will he
of the greatest importance. I’ottsiille
will be the nearest railroad station for
Marlin Springs. Georgetown, Preston
Bend, and all points in the Western In-
dian Territory. A stage line will be es-
tablished at once to Tishomingo and oth-
er points. The main feature of this town
will be the stock business and its attend-
ant interest. The railway company have
already built extensive stock yards, and
this will be the main station of North
Texas. At present Pottsville is the term-
inus, and stage lines connect with Wliites-
boro and points in West Texas,
NOW IS THE TIME TO LOCATE-
Daily trains from and to Denison, con-
necting with the Houston & Texas Cen-
tral railroads, Missouri, Kansas Si Texas
railroad and the Denison & Southeastern
railroad to the Texas & Pacific railroad.
Choice farming lands lor sale in tracts to
suit the purchaser at from $3 to O10 per
acre, in the vicinity of Pottsville. Parties
from the North and East coming to Tex
as are specially recommended the route
via the M.,K. & T. R'y. J. D. Brown,
General Passenger Agent, St. Louis, Mo,
For plats of the town of Pottsville or
other special information, call upon or
address: Ai.pheus R. Collins, Agt.,
Pottsville Town Company
Office at Alamo Hotel, Denison, Gray-
son County, Texas.
A. R. Collins & Co.,
Texas Land Agents, Alamo Hotel, Deni-
son Texas. i6lf
We make a specialty ol
J. L. Nothaf & Co., pureiwhiskies brandies a wines
For Medicinal Purposes.
OHf» SCULLIN, ED. PERRY, W. H. SANFORB
President. Vice Prest. Cashier.
HARNESS, BRIDLES & COLLARS,
ENTUCKY WHISKY DEPOT.
•How unmanly” says the Sedalia
sneering at Mr. Tilden’s ‘barrel on
the part oi the Democrats. That is
the language of his bitter political
enemies. That means purchase,
bribery and corruption. That was a
stigma sought to be affixed to the
name of one who crushed Radicalism
in the State of New York, and who
in 1S76 led the great National Dem
Bargains in Real Estate.
At Ilughess’ Real Estate Agency, near
post office, Main street.
Bargains in city and country property.
Bargains in lots in all parts of town
very low—payable monthly-
For exchange—Several tracts of land
adjoining town. Also houses and lots de-
For rent—Houses, lands and stores, at
John Scullin, D. W. C. Davis,
J. P. Rockwell,
E. H. Lingo,
A. H. Coffin,
W. H. Stanford
^HEEDER & BEEBE,
No .212 Main st.
DENISON, - TEXAS.
Sole manufacturers of
LEHMAN & NOTHAF’S
PATENT IMPROVED IRON FORK TREE
The best in use for stockmen.
GUN AND LOCKSMITHS.
Wholesale dealers in
Imported and Domestic
W incs, Brandies, Cigars, Tobacco.
ocratic party to a victory that saved rates^ne VesfrfngTo invest for specula-
it and all that was worth saving oi j or UKe wjll find it to their advantage
constitutional government.” £ th" pr^eriy Sttlf'
7 21 Hughes & Co.
A full assortment of all goods in our
line always on hand. Breech and muzzla
j loading guns for rent. Repairing neatly
; and promptly done. West Main street
j south side, Denison, Texas.
The territory of the United States
from the eastern limit of Maine to the
western boundary ot Alaska, inclndes
197 degrees of longitude—seven de-
grees over half around the world.
Consequently a citizen of the United
States may truthfully adopt the bost
of England, that he belongs to agov-
ernment on the territory of which,
l he sun never sets.
Sanitarians,as well as housewives, have
tor sometime been convinced of the won-
derful utility of Glenn’s Sulphur Soap,
and of its sanitary value as well,
and have therefore regretted the intro-
duction by designing speculators of spu-
rious compositions having ingredients
that in no way resemble it, and are inju-
rious and irritating to the skin, and not
even promotive of cleanliness. Ask for
Glenn’s Sulphur Soap. Take no other.
Sold by druggist*. Depot, Critteton’e, 7,
Sixth-ave., N .Y.
The whitest hair may be converted
quickly into the prestine hue of youth bv
Hill’s Hair Dye.
The Sherman Gas Company, Sher -
Carry a large stesck of gas fixtures, and
have on hand some fine 60 inch store
pendants, which they will sell very cheap.
J M. HILL,
TAILOR AND CUTTER,
H. TONE. J. T. MUNSON.
ONE A MUNSON,
The Oldest Wholesale Liquor House in \
Next Door to the Star Store !
310 Main street,
A contemporary truthfully re-
marks that “if there is anything that
needs quarantining against more
than the yellow fever it is the aver-
age grand jury.” The grand jury
is an inquisition, and the wonder is
that rt is tolerated by people who
boast of their freedom.
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The National Bureau of Statistics,
estimate the population of theUnited To all who are suffering from the er-
r r . rots and indiscretions of youth, nervous
States in xbSo at 50,050,000, in 1090 weakness, earlv decay, loss of manhood,
at 67,000,000. and in the year 1900 £$EO? chTk^'ThUgr^t
at 90.000,000. 1 he bulk of this va: t remedy was discovered by a missionary
nonuiation will be in the Mississippi in South America Send a .elf-address-
” f ed envelop* to the Rf.v. Joseph T. Ik-
valley. MAN, Station D, New York Citv. 16.
Cleaning, renovating and repairing
Shirtsjmade to order. Suitings constantly
cm hand. 10-14 tf
£^EONARD & COFFIN,
REAL ESTATE AGENTS,
Nelson House Building,
DENISON, - - TEXAS.
Abstracts of Titles furnished fbr the ;
City of Denison and Grayson county.
’Y'yr H. HUGHES,
REAL ESTATE BROKER,
AND NOTARY PUBLIC.
Offiee North of the First National Bank,
Office, 215 Mainstreet, up stairs.
★ BAKERY, ★
Main, bet, Burnet and Fannin,
PAWNBROKER & JEWELER.
Watches and Jewelry Repaired.
No. 22S Main street,
P'OR THE CHEAPEST AND BEST
Fancy and Family
— GO TO—
The Pioneer Grocer of Denison, Opposite
Guiteau A Waldron’s Drug Store,
Fresh Bread, Rolls and Cakes cor.- j
stantly on hand, and will be deliverei i
twice a dav to any part of the city. I
11,9 F. BREWER, Pabra.
In the rear of his store will be found an
elegant bar, supplied with the best Wines
Liquors and Cigars, which will be served
to ertstomers bv Mr. Bartee, the cham-
pion compounder of mixed drinks.
7 >5 H
A GOOD PLAN
Anybody can learn to money rapidly
1 operating in Stocks, by tne “Two Unerr-
ing Rules tor Success” in Messrs. Law-
| rence & Co,’s new circular. The combi-
! nation method, which this firm has made
i so successful, enables people with large
! °r sma11 m?ans to reap all the benefits of
I largest capital and best skill. Thousands
i of orders, in various sums, aVd pooled in-
: to one vast amount and eo-ofcrated as a
mighty whole, thus securing to each
| shareholder all the advantages of the lar-
I gest operator. Immense profits are divi-
ded monthly. Any amount, from $c to
85,000 or more, can be used successfully.
N. Y. B.ptist Weekly, September 26th.
1878, says, “By the combination system
would make $75. or5 per cent.: $c0
Pajs $350, or 7 per cent.; $.00 makes
$1,000, or 10 pei cent, on the stock, dur-
fng the month, according to the market ’*
Fiank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper
June 29th: “Thecombination method of
operating stocks is the most successful
ever adopted.” New York IndeoenH, ,
SePL I2,h : “The combination ^tem^
founded upon correct business principles
and no person need be without an income
wh.le >t is kept working by Messrs. Law
rence & Co.” Brooklyn Journal AnHi
29th : “Our editor made a net profit of
$101.25 from $2° in one of Messrs. Law-
rence & Co. s combinations.” New cir
cular (mailed free) explains everyone'
Stocks and bonds wanted
bonds supplied. Lawrence A C," H^nk!
ers, 57 Exchange Place, N. V “
5 20 j6t w.
Ism & St. Louis
NEW SHOE T LINE
8T. LOUIS AND SAN FRANCISCO R’Y
PULLMAN PALACE 8LEEPINC CARS
Dallas Tex. & St. Louis
6®**Tbrough Tiokets on sale at
all Principal Ticket Offices in
D. WISHaRT, -j
^ iien- Pass- A8l- l Temple
C. W. ROGERS, j” Building
Gen. Supt. j St. Louis
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Denison Daily News. (Denison, Tex.), Vol. 7, No. 133, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 7, 1879, newspaper, August 7, 1879; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth525131/m1/2/: accessed June 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Grayson County Frontier Village.