El Paso International Daily Times (El Paso, Tex.), Vol. SIXTEENTH YEAR, No. 246, Ed. 1 Thursday, October 8, 1896 Page: 3 of 4
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II Faso Daily Times, Thursday, Octobet 8,1896
FALL HATS IN ALL STYLES!
Just because you may be “too fat,”
“too lean,” “too long,” “too
short” is a poor excuse for wearing
clothes that “don’tfit right,” when,
at moderate cost, you can obtain
the famous Pickwick right-shape
clothing for “hard-to-fit men.”
Fits Them All . .
FALL SELECTIONS NOW
READY FOR INSPECTION.
Ready Made Clothing!
MADE UP IN STYLE AND
FINISH EQUAL TO ANY
UNDERWEAR, ALL GRADES AND SIZES.
El. PASO STREET
R. C, UGHTBODY
Por Oas Hundred and Fifty Dollars
and Fralght wa will sand you a Plano
dtraot from tha faocory, pat It In yoar
hoaso with stool and oover, and i ana It.
Those vho have bought oar
Oan tell yoa what we can do In the way
of ptlosa—qaallty of goods being the
same we are easy winners In competition
W.G. Walz Co.
SEWING MACHINE DEPOT.
See this Look
On her Face
after she gets in the way of
buying groceries here. “Job
Lot” food has no more charms
for her—no matter how cheap
the price—when she finds
out that there is no guess
work about the quality of
what comes from Watson’s.
The best, freshest and purest
of food products at the lowest
price you’ll expect if you are
posted on values is what you
can depend on when you
J. B. WATSON’S
Oornar Ban Antonio and Stanton Sta.
Carriage and Wagon
330 El Paao Stmt.
THE GOLDEN SPIKE.
THE HERALD OF FURTHER PROGRESS
AND PROSPERITY FOR MEXICO.
G iteraor Ahnmada Dilvw the Wire* Spike
for tha Corralltos Railroad—A. Faul Fol-
low!— Kirqusnee and Win*—The Speeches.
A PARDONABLE OFFENSE
Judge Howe—Cffloar, what is the
eharga agaljst thla man?
Offiobb Ohipman—Ha was oaoght
ataallng a oan of Ohaae & Sanborn’s
ooffsa, and a oast of “Olab Housa”
oannad goods from Obas. F. Slack k
OoM onr laadlng grocers, yonr honor.
Judge Howe—Tha prisoner le dis-
charged;! the prisons would be tco
email to hold that# offenders.
Slack 1 Co.—Thanks awfolly.
Tbs first spike, In the oonstraotlon
of the Rio Grande, Slerre Madre and
Paotfio railroad, was drlvsn yesterday
afternoon with imposing oeremonles
Governor Ahamada arrlvad from
Uhthaabaa yesterday morning aooom
panted by Benor Graz E. Gonzales,
Senor Lireizo Arrellano, state
treasure*; S'uors Jose Arrellano, Jaan
H. Fandos, Jobs Elexlrt and Lisa ten-
ant Giro A mart lias. The party were
met at the Mexloan Central depot In
Juarez by prominent citizens and of!)
dale with a band of mnelc, and Govsr-
nor Ahnmada was escorted to the rest
denoe of Collector Benobe. At one
o'olook a number of Invited guests
from both sides of tbe river went oat
to the point where the laying of rails
wastobsgtn. Tba band played a pa
trlotlo air and then Benor M. M.
Bsuohe stopped forward and In his
happiest vein delivered a brief address.
SENOR BAUOBE’S SPEECH.
Mr. Benobe said: Sir governor
and gantlemen—I have a mission, to
me so agreeable that In vain I called to
my aid to help refuse It the Innate
conviction that on snoh a solemn oooa
sion only Inspiration and status
should speak, bat over and above my
lacking Inclination to oratory were
lifted my gratitude and esteem, both
for this city, where I have resided for
months, and for the state and my
0 mntry now flourishing and respected.
1 am, therefore, not the Inspired
oretor, brilliant and prestlged, bat the
man of sentiments, Inspired In the
progress of my country. One who
came to invite the first msglstrate of
Oblhnahna that he, taking in band the
hammer of oivlllzatlon, may drive the
fir it spike In the first rail of steel In a
new artery whloh the aotlvlty of man
opens in the fertile bosom of my coun-
Snob is my mission that I could not
dare to refuse because I believe really
that every railroad inaugurated repre-
sents a step forward for a people; aod
In this local question every railroad Is
a new Bourne of wealth and new Im-
pulse that deepens tbs roots and
foundations whloh support peaoe.
It pleases the soul to examine the
serpentine rails of steel that traverse
the remote region of our planet, mark-
ing the traits of civilization. Note
the trains, the giant offsprings of 1m
petnons speed, to announce to the peo
pie that the moment of an evolution
has arrived, universal and glorious.
Tha whistle of the locomotive le the
formidable war cry and the tall of
smoke is the shont of the giant which
marks on the horizon the waves of its
All tba elements that contribute to
tba prosperity of tbe people receive
from railroads a vigorous Impales;
when In snob contact these elements
spread themselves as If tonobed by a
myaterlons force; agrionlture, oom
meroe, mining, all Industry aud even
tha arts and letters, because all are
joined on earth as from this juncture
necessarily results universal harmony
and the supreme synthesis of oivlllza-
Gentlemen: We sre on the frontier
of tbe republic and it Is to us to
see the our rent of Immigration that
will penetrate this gateway of progress
whloh will populate and make fertile
valleys. It Is rlohes that will Impulse
our riches, the customs that will as-
slmuiato as to most civilized nations of
the globe and tha books that will
nourish us with the same wisdom that
fertilizes tbs best organized brains of
cultivated Europe. Through this port
ws will set penetrate both work aod
Ufa and by that we will see go out the
announcement of our civilization
whloh will spread through the world
the glorified name of Mexioo. ( Ap-
It le on this aooonnt that I said be-
fore that this moment Is supreme and
why I add now that this day la to Oal
ded Juarez, to the state and to tbs
country In general and sorely It will
afford ample satisfaction to the spirit
of thsoblef exsoutlvs of this republic,
the author or paaoe to whose shade is
due these triumphs as It will to the
oousolsnoe of our popular governor of
this state, who ere the God-fathers of
this baptism of valuable enterprise,
full of benefits. In the first dsy of
his ssoond term of bis progressiva ad
ministration th's aot of Inauguration
seems most important as the provi
dantlal pres sage of nsw triumphs for
Having explained the motives that
brooght me here In representation of
the Rio Grande, Sierra Madra & Poolflo
railroad whloh I congratulate on Its
gigantic endeavor, I have accomplish
ad my mission.
Sir Governor: An enterprise, that
brings to onr oountry a powerful ale
ment of life, invitee you solemnly,
through me, to fix With this spike of
gold tha first rail of the Rto Grande,
Sierra Madra & Pacific railroad. In
the name of the oivlllzatlon and pro-
gress of Mexioo fix, sir, that rail as
behind our endeavor Is tbe acclamation
of the people that beholds yon.
GOVERNOR AHUMADA RESPONDS.
In responding to Senor Bauohe,
Governor Ahnmada spoke eloquently
of what the railroads had dons for
Mexioo and said It afforded him great
pleasure to aid la forwarding the oon-
straotlon of these powerful developers
and civilizers of hls country. Progress
and prosperity ha said, went hand in
hand with railroads and this new road
would open up and result in the de
velopment of a portion of Mexioo rich
to natural wealth. Tha governor said
that this was not tha first time be had
driven tbe first spike for a railroad
destined to add to the wonderful pros
perlcy of his wonderfal country.
Governor Ahnmada paid a high oom
pllmeut to Judge Orosby, the original
promoter of the Oorralttoe road. He
said the people of Juarez and the ooun-
try to be traversed by the new toad
owed Judge Crosby a debt of gratitude
for bte tireless efforts, resulting in
making this enterprise a success.
At tbe oonolnsion of hls remarks a
hsndscme gold plated eplke bearing
the inscription: “First spike placed
upon the oonstraotlon of the line
known as the Rto Grande, Sierra
Madre and Paoitto by Sr. Colonel Mi-
guel Abumade, governor of the state of
Ohthuahue, Mexioo,” was plaoed on
tbe rail and the governor drove It In.
Judge J. F. Orosby as tbe original
promoter of tbe road drove a eplke,
and a third one was driven in by Gen-
eral Manager Ramsey. Judge O. N
Buckler and Juan S. Hart eaoh drove
a spike. All of tbe drivers hit the
orosetles as often as they did the
spike, with the exception of Jadge
Buckler who diove hie Iron home w.th
the precision of a veteran section hand.
DINNER AND WINE.
At 2 o’olook General Manager Ram
sey and hie guests adjourned to tbe
Mexloan Oentral depot dining hsll,
■here the party did full jastloe to a
handsome collation. When the wine
was reaohedand champagne corks ware
poppleg General Manager Ramsey in
a neat speeob presented to Governor
Ahamada the gold spike he had drlveo
In the Oorralltos road an hoar bsfore,
bat which had been withdrawn and a
steal spike substituted.
In accepting the pretty herald of
prosperity and progress Gov. Ahamada
said he desired to reiterate the sentt
meats he expressed at the driving of the
spike. He Invited those present to
meet him at Oorralltos when tbs road
reaohed that point, to dine and drink
wine with him In the mountains when
the road started on Its maroh over the
grand Sierra Madra.
Senof L'osoclado Osorno, chief of
Mexloan boundary commission, made
a ueat speech In the course of wbloh
he referred to the dark days before
peaoe, progress and prosperity had
been established In Mexioo by Presi-
dent DIez. He reviewed the progress
of Mexioo under tbe administration of
President DIez. He viewed with pride
the active steps the noble state of
Ohlhuahaa was taking in imitation of
the enterprise and progress of the
Judge Orosby paid an eloquent trib-
ute to Gov. Ahnmada wbo liad dona so
mnoh to advanoe the prosperity of the
state of Obibuahna.
Mr. Hart of the Times responded
brli fly to oalls for a speeob.
Mr. Max Weber acted as toastmaster
The Oerrtlloe Goal Rallrosd com-
pany having oloaed their coal business
In this otty, have made tbe O'Brien
Goal Company and El Paso Fael Com-
pany agents for the trade,
E. P. Brown, Agent.
Owing to the fact that we now order
our ooal dlreot from the miners and
have to pay cash In advanoe, wa will
redoes the prloe per ton, and sail for
oasb only. No exceptions oan be mads
to .this rule. Tbe above goes Into ef-
fsot October 20th lust.
El Paso Fuel Co.
O’bribn Coal Co.
THE PHOENIX HOTEL,
Will be vacated Oot. 21. Apply to
A. M. LOOMIS, Agent.
See Feldman about bavlog your
children’s photos taken. He makes
spsolal prloes for children under five
years of age. Until Ootobsr 13th oab-
Ineta S3 per dozen, Paris Panel 95.
Other sizes in proportion.
The Baptist ohuroh was the soene of
a happy, but quiet wedding yes erday
afternoon at 3 o’olook. The contract-
ing parties were Edmund Eugene Nsff,
sou of Ool. E W B. Nsff, and Miss
Sudye Beall, the accomplished and
lovable daughter of Oaptaln and Mrs.
T. J. Beall. Tbe yonng bride and
groom are prime favorites lu society
oiroles. Mr. Neff Is a most worthy
yonng man and has oertalnly won a
prize in bis youDg bride. The mar
rlage ceremony was performed by R«v
L K Mlilloan aod the happy young
oouple left on a tour of Mexioo.
Box Buttermilk soap (3 cakes) lOo.
Strictly oholoe fresh orsamsry butter
20o per pound. Six packages Lion
ooffee 11.00 at tbs El Paso Groosry Oo.,
112 East Overland straat.
Wanted—Ooal tad Wood.
Bids for tha supply of ooal and wood
to ba used on the RIo Grande, Sierra
Madre and Paolflo railway during ona
yaar will be received at tba offlo* of.
tba Sierra Madre Oonetruotlon compa-
ny, Uindad Juarez, Mexioo, The right
to refuse any and all bide is rassrvad.
Jno. P. Ramset, Manager,
Fresh Saner Kraut and Bulk Pokles
jast received at tha El Paso Grocery
Peaoh oobbler at Smith’s Orsamsry
NOW IS THE TIME FOR
THE MAN WITH MON-
EY AND THE NERVE TO
INVEST IT IN EL PASO
REAL ESTATE. HE
SURELY WILL REAP
LARGE PROFIT IN THE
The following desirable lots will
recommend themselves to all who
will examine them, and can be
bought at bargain prices:
25 ft. and 8 inches fronting on
Oregon St. by 120 ft. to a 20 ft.
alley, near the corner of San Anto-
nio St., it has an alley along the
whole north line, so that light and
ventilation can hever be excluded.
Now occupied by the French ba-
kery. It is one of the most desira-
ble business lots in the city.
120x130 ft. fronting on Magoffin
avenue, corner of Florence street.
These lots are among the most de-
sirable and attractive in the city,
are close in and in the line of de-
mand and large advance in value.
They lie north of the Baptist church.
25x120 ft. next to the old skating
rink, a good investment for any one
to make, at about half the price the
adjoining lot can ipurchased.
80x120 ft. corner of Magoffin av-
enue and Virginia St., opposite the
attractive dwelling of Maj. Davis.
No more desirable site for a dwell-
ing in the city.
One-fourth Block on East Over-
lann St., south front, west 6f the
T. & P. depot. Will be in demand
for business location.
78x120 ft. on South Stanton St.,
corner. There is a speculation in
this property. Will be a good bus-
iness corner in the near future.
Both corners in block opposite Ket-
elsen & Degetau’s, on El Paso St.
The above and many other
SPECIAL BARGAINS can be had
by calling at my office.
There is money to be made in
buying any of the properties de-
scribed, no matter who is ‘elected,
BRYAN or MCKINLEY.
T. H. CONKLIN,
Real Estate Agent
REAL ESTATE, EMPLOYMENT AND
Houses,lots, farm!, haotendns IB Mexico,
louring houses, restaurantsand good ps,ln>
businesses at a bargain.
Two haciendaa of 1,900 acrea of land a :h
j WentJ' of water. Canal cost over
las,000. Adapted for cultivation,
$3,000—Six room brlok bonae on North Ore g
at. Corner lot. Modern convenience!.
$800—Three room bouse on gontli Oreg
straat. A bargain. Corner lot.
Building lota, on Mesa avenue. Very <.
Building lota or corner ol Campbell a.
3rd and comer of Florence and 1st streets.
COFFEE PLANTATIONS AND LANb
adapted to general cultivation of wheat, ooru
ooffee, sugar oaue, cotton, tobaooo, ramit
rloe, rubber, bananaa, troploal frulta and -at-
tie raising—In tracta from 106 M acres up tr
$$6,000, at raaaocabla prloea.
FARMS—Down the valley. Very CL sap
Furnished or unfurnished rooms, boo,
and bnslneta blooka.
Bargalna Inelty lots.
MONEY TO LOAN.
General Information about Mexioo given
V. L. SANCHEZ.
Oragon St., naar Postoffics.
Fall and Winter footwear in an assort-
ment new and complete In any detail.
COR S*LE—"Furnished room for rent’’
1 and “Rooms for rent" cards for sale at
Timxs office, 25 oents each.
I?OR SALE—Babbit metal at the Tiums
CH)R SALE—Blotting paper at the Tim as
L1 R RENT—Two nicely fnrnls’-cd rooms in
1 Private family, near business part oftity.
XX, Times office.
I! SI. Michael’s
For further particulars,
:: BROTHER BOTULPH j!
J | President. J J
Notice ro the Ureditor* of H, Nslscn.
Kl, Pako. T#x„ Sept. .'10, 1890.
You are hereby notified that I, the niiilrsign-
ed, Thos. S. Curtis, ot Kl Paso, Kl l'aso county,
Texts, have been appointed assignee for the
benelit of creditors of 11. Nelson, of Kl Paso.
Kl Paso county. Texas, tbe said Nelson hav rig
assigned hi, property to me for the benefit of
All creditors of the raid assignor vho disire
to accept said assignment art required by law
to present their claims,verified by the statutory
afflduvft, to me within six months from ill's
date, and to accept, In writing, the assignment
within four months from th s date.
THOs. 8. CURTIS, Assignee.
Opt lot an
J A MRS A. NAIIH,
RESIDENT OPTICIAN .
Eyes EXAMINED KitKE all the year round. No
goods sold at cost or less than cost as a bait. A
reasonable profit always charged. 102 San An-
Physician and Burgeon.
DK O. M, CONEKLY. ~~
EYE, EAR, NOSE AND THROAT. CATARRH
GLASSES ACCURATELY FITTED.
Room 78, Sheldon Block.
DK. WILBER TOWNS* NO.
Crown, Brltfgs and Continuous Gum Work.
Rooms 20 and 21, Brjnson Blk, El Paso, Texas.
is the very latest fail in
Men’s Shoes for Fall
and Winter. This toe,
which is to be worn so
extensively this season,
is medium round. The
style for Winter wear,
which we have in stock,
is of a fine Calf Skin,
with a heavy welt ex-
tension sole—Lace, in
all sizes and widths,price
Oregon St., next to Postoffice.
O’Brien Coal Co.
s™ Cerrillos Coal.
WOOD AND KINDLINC.
In any quantity at oar-load prices.
Hay, Grain and Feed
Lime, Cement and Piaster
St. Loula St., near Pieraon Hotel. Phone
C. C. BROWN.
GOLD CROWN 1ND
1SAI0 Sheldon B! k.
81 Paao. Tax
KL PASO KITCHEN
218 El Paao Street.
A FIRST CLASS RESTAURANT.
Tha tabla contalna the best the market afford,.
Goodeervleee to all patrons.
Open from 5 a. m. to 10 p. m.
Positively the last week of cut price, AR
Gold-plated framer with bet quality lenses 81.(»
Solid gold frames........................................gi.Of
EYES EXAMINED FREE!
L. H. FULLER, M. D.,
Oculist ami Aurlst, with Chicago Optical Co.,
Room 9, Morehouse Block.
THE SPECIALIST, 1
Co ii n til tut I or) and Examination
IS CURING, AND BY A NEW METHOD
any of them
Direct from th* mines.
Gerry an extensive stook. Special bat
gains to dealers.
40N0BA NEWS COMPANY,
Mexican Oentral Railway Depot,
Offloeboon Bto 13 a.m. 5:30 to 8:30pm.
; THOMAS A DWYER, JR.,
: Commission Merchant j;
£ RECEIVING AND FORWARDING \
8TATB OF CHIHUAHUA, MXXiCO.
Buy* end telle native and foreign pro-11
> duets on commission, end receives end1 >
diepetehee freights by rail, express end < ’
aod EXTERNAL ToCuie
any of them without any detention from
business and does not use the Knife or Lig-
ature and Is a perfectly painless treatment,
Flotilla end tllcerated bowels pollre-
ly on red
PRIVATE DISEASES "yXim":
Hood, young and middle aged men cured
anrt perfect manhood restored. Unnatural
UUcliarges, Gonorrhoea, Gleet, Strlo-
QYPUII 1C Tainted Blood. Pimplee, Sore
O I miLIO Month, Ulcers, eto., permanently
enred without the use of mercury, Varlcooele
and Hydroaele cured by e new and painless
KinUFY Alin Painful or ditteult mlctu-
MUHL I nuU ration, milky or brlokdast
URINARY DISEASES SttSMStt
attended to before It groea into some boni-
ble malady, such at Hrighta Disease, ete.
UTERINE DISEASES rrS^ia»
the Womb, Kxoesslve Menaturatlon, Uloera-
tlon, Unnatural Ulscharges, and
many ntner troubles peeultar to woman.
RATADDIl Throat and Broschbtl
UfUAnnil Trouble treated by the In-
halation Method,in which the medicine
oomes In aotual oontaot with diseased perts.
WRITE toT symptom blanks. Satisfactory
Tf ul IL results Guaranteed through my per-
fect system of correspondence.
Offioe Frendenthal Block (Up stairs), Corner
San Francisco and El Paso Sts., Opposite Grand
BL PASO, T1XAS
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