The Sunday Gazetteer. (Denison, Tex.), Vol. 17, No. 29, Ed. 1 Sunday, November 6, 1898 Page: 1 of 4
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MUNSON & SON’S Denison,
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VOLUME XYII. } ■uwcMNTiogj DENISON, TEXAS, 8UNDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 1898. }
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STILL IN THE LEAD.
Only six weeks since we were in the market, but owing to our immense
trade we had to go again. Being late in the season we bought goods cheaper
than in August, and can offer greater bargains than ever before. Our store
is full upstairs and down. We offer:
SO pieces splendid Calico, worth
|4C, for a><c.
Oil red, indigo blue and black
| and white Calicoes, 3c.
Good Oilcloth, toe yard.
All wool red Flannel, 10c.
Good cotton Flannel, 4c yard.
Heavy cotton Flannel, toe grade,
I for 7c.
All wool red Blankets, $1.50.
Grey 10-4 Blankets, only 50c.
fine line of Comforts, 75c and $1.
Double- width half-wool Dress
| Goods for 10c yard.
Ladies' 50c Corsets for 35c.
Ladies’ 75c Corsets for 50c.
10 spools best Thread, 35c.
Ladies' heavy black Hose, 3c.
Children’s ribbed Hose, 5c.
Men’s heavy Hose, 5c.
Full line ladies’ Capes from $3
to $3.50, would be cheap at $3 50
Knee Suits, age 5 to 15__
Knee Suits, nobby goods...
Knee Pants, good goods.
Knee Pants, all-wooL
Youths’ long pants Suits.......
Youths’ fine all-wool Suits_
Men’s Satinet Suits___________
Men's all-wool Suits________
Men’s Black Clay Worsted
Suits__________ „, ,,
Men’s fine fancy late style
OUR MILLINERY DEPT.
is complete. *
Ladies’ Sailors from 35c to 75c.
Ladies’ Trimmed Hats, from 75c
Baby Caps from 10c to 25c.
fn fact all lines of Millinery
Men’s elegant fancy Worst-
ed s, Cass i meres, Black Clay
Worsteds, silk lined, etc___
Men’s Cotton Pants__,____
Men’s Jeans Pants, heavy
Men’s Cassimere Pants,heavy
Men’s fine Dress Pants___
Men’s extra fine Dress Pants
Best High Patent Flour, $1.8^ per
18 lbs Yellow Clarified Sugar, $1.
16 lbs best White Sugar, $1.
10 lbs Arbuckte Coffee, $1.
4 lbs Arm and Hammer Soda, 25c.
Rabbit Lye, only 5c can.
Best Stick Candy—also Mixed Can-
dy. 7*6c pound.
Battle Axe Tobacco, 30c pound.
Dry Salt Meat, 554c.
Smoked Meat, 6c.
Double-width Plaids, 13 and 15c.
Double-width Brocade Drew Goods,
all colors, 15c, worth 25c.
Double-width Henrietta Dress
Goods, at 30 and 35c yard, would
be cheap at 35 and 40c.
All-wool double-width Henrietta,
Cashmere and Serge, 36 inches
wide, 35 to 50c, others get 50 to
Single-width half-wool Dress Goods,
all shades, 7$c.
Beautiful line of Ramo Flannels
and Outings, from q to 10c, oth-
ers get SJ3 to 30c for the same
Chidren’s Shoes, 5 to 8, 35c.
Misses’ Shoes, 8 to 12, 50c.
Misses’ Shoes, 12 to 2, 75c.
Ladies’ Kid Shoes, bargains at 75c.
Ladies’ Glove Grain Shoes, bar-
gains at 75c.
Ladies’ fine Sample Shoes, $1.
Men’s Plow Shoes, $1.
Men’s fine Dress Shoes, $1.
Men’s all solid Railroad Shoes,
Fine line Men’s and Ladies' Shoes,
$i.oo to $3.50.
Men’s black and colored seamless
Men’s fine fancy M Hose, 8fc.
Men’s fine Percale Shirts, 35c.
Men’ heavy work Shirts, 35c.
Men’s extra heavy, regular 75c
Shirts for 38c.
Men’s heavy knit Underwear, 25c.
Men’s heavy Suspenders, 15c.
Boys’ heavy Suspenders, 10c.
Heavy weight canton flannel Draw-
Choice 100 sample Shirts, worth $1,
1 for 50c.
Heavy Knit Overshirts, qoc.
Men’s Overalls, 35c.
All-wool fine grade Underwear 75c.
Children’s Wool Hats, 35c.
Youths’ Wool Hats. 25c.
Men’s Wool Hats, 35c.
Men’s fine Fur Hats, $1.
Men’s fine sample Fur Hats, $1.50.
A dandy good Mackintosh, $1.50.
An all-wool Mackintosh, $3.50.
These are the kind ot Prices we offer you. Are they not Cheap?
M. S. KNIGHT
The Low Price Cash Merchant.
320 Main Street, Denison, Texas.
Will Scott, manager of the races Tuesday^!* election day. Be
during the Dallas Fair, says that the careful bow you vote. Our advice
Grsenville Banner’s criticism of the 5 is, vote the straight democratic
press banquet is unjust He was
present and says Ben Cabell, vice
president of the association, con-
trary to the Banner’s statement,
was present and made the welcome
speech. All the officers could not
attend as some of them had to at-
J. P. Wakefield, the
tend the T. f*.
was given the
thermore it was a hot supper that
was served, sot a cold lunch. He
remarked, inadvertantly, that some
of the editors were not in a condi-
tion to attend a banquet anyway.
The Gazetteer representative,
fortunately, did not remain to the
banquet, does not like banquets
anyway, and got all he went after—
a good time with the press boys,
and taking in the side shows and
being taken in by the fakirs, along
with brothers Ballio and Lehmann.
liveryman, has filed a chattel mort-
gage on his horses, vehicles, etc.,
to satisfy claims, naming R. R.
Hazlewood trustee. The claims
are, Hazlewood $1342,00, Mrs. E.
banquet which ! B. Paxon $6018.74.
; night. Fur-
A Valuable Plant.
Juarez, Mexico, Jan. iS, 1898.
Editor Gazcttkkx In a valley near
this city grows a plant which U attracting
much attention . from physicians and
others from the marvelous cures it is
DAWES INDIAN 00MH8bI0N.
Report of the Body on the Reorginixation
of the Indian Territory.
\ The annual report of the Dawes
Indian commission, bringing the
work of that body in re-organizing
the Indian Territory up to date of
early this week, has been made
public. It urges as the main call
tor government aid, “fraught with
disasterous consequences if delay-
ed,” the need of some provision by
the national government for educa-
tional purposes in the Territory.
While the funds and resources of
the several tribes, properly man-
aged, can probably supply sufficient
support for the schools of the citizen
making of Kidney, Bladder and all uri- , , ... . ------
nary diseases, also Rheumatiam, Dropsy, Indian, yet the white residents can
The case against Dr. Jones for
the murder of Veal in Dallas has
been disposed of at last. The kill-
ing took place five or six years ago,
and it was coldblooded. After half
a dozen trials, last week a jury as-
sessed his punishment at t.vo yer.s
in the penitentiary. Such a sentence
is ridiculous, but Jones had money
to back him.
Female Complaints and in fact all
troubles of a Genito Urinary character.
Old chronic or obstinate cases, and
those suffering from Bright’s disease
seem to improve from the first day of its
use and a speedy cure follows.
The plant is steeped the same as com-
mon tea and is very pleasant to take.
Being one ot the few Americans here in
the export business I am receiving re-
quests from physicians and sufferers
from all parts of the world for samples
of this plant, which I send free, in its
natural state, enough to give it a
thorough trial with full instructions for
use. If 24c in stamps is enclosed I will
send it by mail prepaid to all parts of
the U. S. or Canada, otherwise by ex-
press at receiver’s expense, (usually from
40 to 60 cents.)
There is no duty on this plant and the
postage here from the U. S. is only 2c.
Reference P. M. and ail banks here.
Address H. H. Bailey, Exporter, C.
Juarez, Mexico, via El P**Q,
What you want in
clothing, ejther fof
man or boy, wo
can supply your wants. Our stock is better as*
sorted to=day than it has ever been. The prices
are within reach of you and less than yon will find
in any other house for good clothes. We are
showing some good values at
$5 and $7.35 per Sflit
in all wool goods for mpij
230 MAIN STREET.
not share in them, and must look
elsewhere for the means of educat-
ing their children. The means re-
sorted to in all the other territories,
and out of which ample school funds
have been provided, do not exist in
the Indian Territory, in which the
United States has not an acre of
public land or other property be-
yond that in public uses. jj
If the white residents are to re-
ceive any aid from the United
States it must be from the outside
and by direct appropriation. If
they are left without any such aid it
will be a harsher treatment than has
been meted.out to the residents ot
any other territory, and will he at
tended with the most disasterous
consequences, There are believed
to be between 250,000 and 300,000
white residents in the Territory to-
day, and well nigh 30,000 of them
children of school age. They are
there to stay, making homes for
themselves, and destined to be a
part of the body politic of a state.
While some of them, living in the
towns, are anxious to educate their
children and may be able to some
extent to do sq from their private
means, yet it is quite different with
the poor pioneers jn the country,
who constitute by far the largest
part of this white population. They,
however anxious, can not of them-
selves command the means or the
opportunity to educate their chil-
dren. Consequently, a very large
proportion of these 30,030 children
of schooj agp, increasing in number
up in i
ship. This js not the fault, but'the
misfortune, of these residents of the
Territory. The evils that will come
of the indifference to this situation
can not be measured. Summing up
the results of the year’s work, the
The Indian laws in force in the
Territory and the Indian courts
which administered them have givpn
place, with k few unimportant ex-
ceptions, to lgvys corresponding to
tbo«e of Arkansas on the same sub-
ject matter, and baye been made
applicable to all persona in the Tw-
ritory, without flistinctiop pj yafe
JJnitetJ States coprts »re to admin
ister and United States officers are
to enforce these laws. Provision
has been made for the allotment of
all the tribal lands of the Territory
equally among all its citizens, at-
tained as to nearly all of them upon
terms agreed to by the tribes by
popular vote. If the agreement
with the Creeks be ratified, as is ex
pected, this will be true of all ex-
cept the Cberokees; and as to them
it has been provided by statute. By
the agreements and the Curtis act,
the many thousands of white resi
dents in the towns unable heri t> fore
to obtain title to the land on which
they have built their hornet, and
sometimes expensive business
houses, can now purchase at a fair
appraisal these lands. Whatever
rights, civil or political, are enjoyed
by the citizen resident in any terri-
tory of the United States, the same
rights are now secured to the citisen
Indian and largely to the white res-
ident also in the Indian Territory.
The report refers to the difficulty
of making up a citizenship roll of
all the freedmen claiming rights un-
der the treaties of 1866 with the
respective tribes, and of all their de-
scendents born since the date of
these treaties. Neither the Choc-
taws nor Chickasaws have ever kept
an account of those made freedmen
by that nation, nor kept any trace
of them since emancipation, the
tribes persistently ignoring them.
Incidsats Suggest It.
Un.llM.HliM Ik. DnlH. DallvMfws.1
FO* THE WEEK ENDING NOV. 3.
Perry and Scullin, who had a
commission store in the new town
of Whitewright, sold out to Dumas |
Bros., of Pilot Grove_White-
wnght was contracting for an $800
school building the last of October,
1878--Judge W. B. Kirk was
ednfined to his bed by severe sick-
ness--A new Taylor compress
was being put in in this city to cost
$50,000, We have a much better
one now-----Corn meal was
shipped to St. Louis from Texas
twenty years ago_Capt. Poff
was very ill from an attack of con-
gestion of stomach and bowels_
Ex-Governor Overton, treasurer of
the Chickasaw nation, having been
appointed delegate to Washington
on a salary ot $3000, resigned snd
Simon James was appointed to fill
out the term____TWe News of
Oct. 27 said: “Mr., F. Ledrick
disposed of a large bill of furniture
yesterday for the new Munson man- I
sion.”-Mr. El wood found a
bee tree near Rock Blutt ferry which
yielded 145 pounds of honey. The
comb filled the hollow trunk for a
space of ten feet in length_________
Rev. M. A. Daugherty was erect-
ing a nice cottage on west Main
street-----Col. Strong, Asst. Quar-
termaster, U. S. A., who had been
stationed in Denison some time,
was ordered the last of October to I
report in Arizona_Joe Euper
reported to the News Nov. 1 that be
disposed of 4,100 gallons of lemon-
ade, in which was used 3,500 j
pounds of sugar, and aerved 1,500 j
gallons of ice cream, during the I
preceding five months_____A Ger- |
man named Rud Hermsdorf wan- ]
dered away from Gutierre's board- j
ing bouse during an attack of fever '
without shoes, coat or hat, and
could not be heard of. He had a 1
deposit of $30 in the M. & P. ban k
at Sherman____The Denison
News of Nov. 2 announced that its
city editor was again “indisposed.”
---The News of November 2
announced the departure of A.
Zintgraff for Washington, D. C.t
to join the signal corps. He was
messenger boy in the U. S. tele-
$25,000.00 Worth of Auction Values
In Clothing, Shoo#, Hats, Caps, Dress Goods, Hard hud Tinware at leu* than
facturera' coat. We
at. We have bought theae goods from manufacturer! who
compelled to have caah, and ererv dollar's worth of
it ia brand new and freah.
HOT ORE DOLLAR’S WORTH Op THESE GOODS RESERVED.
Good, soft machine thread, aoo yarda on Oi .
•pool, aoction price, per qoxen____MTv
25 pieces good, heavy red flannel, this sale ^ | ^
per yard--------4 JU
800 pairs shoes to dose. Ladies’ lace
and button patent top shoes, this sale _
Ladies’ fine Dongola button
worth $2.00, this sale_
Ladies’ good every-day shoes.
smooth white undershirt for men,
3000 good IOC hickory hammer and hatch-
et handles, this sale.
Choice of any suit of
^ “ lhl‘ $7.50
With every dollar purchase we give you a
key. If it unlocks the big money box you get
$5.00 for the key. Harvey is the only one that
can do this.
Ladies* nice $1.00 capes,
This sale _________
One thousand pairs gents' all wool______
pants, bought from auction, made by the Pied moot
clothing manufactory. They make nothing but
high grade goods. Al AA
Thu lot we will close at__ * A ,v\l
Better and finer line
will go at_
of $a.oo pants
We are going out of the dotbing bust- rA
neas. Men's suits from $2.50 up to ^ i *Ov
All worth double the money.
Gent's heavy work shoes,
and congress, this sale _
Gents’ good Scotch button
$1.75 quality, this sale_
Gents’ lace or congress shoe, solid as iron, a genu-
ine full stock calf shoe, worth $x. t3»-| p A
this sale__________ $1.DU
Defender, our $1.50 shoe.
REMEMBER WE ARE HERE TO STAY.
We buy from people who are forced to sell only, and don’t ask any competitor any odds We
are the Auction Dry goods King of North Texas.
305 Main Street, Denison, Texas.
Frank De La Matre.
The reporter of the Gazetteer
had the pleasure of meeting the
past week Mr. Frank N. De La
Matre, late of Wichita, Kan., who
has accepted a position with the
jewelry house of L. B. Moore. It
affords the Gazetteer pleasure to
announce that Mr. De La Matre
will make Denison his future home
and will be a valuable acquisition
to professional and society circles.
We have not in yeara met a gentle-
man who has more favorably im-
pressed us than Mr. De La Mitre.
He has a large number ot letter*
that pay eloquent tribute to hia
worth as a citizen and his skill as a
jeweler. These credentials are
from a number of the leading jewel-
T -pn sss UMU.MVI i-auuui uyj licip |V Will
year, are in danger of growing the old reliable jewelry 1
ignorance, to take upon them- 0. Moore. Mr. De La
_ responsibilities of citizen- (or a number of years b
mail pouch-Judge A. B. Nor- j How quickly most of the
ton ran for governor as the repub- papers in this congressional district
lican nominee in 1878. He said he j discovered that national expansion ie^o»J£
did it because he did not want to was no good after the nomination of
see the greenback fledgling: Joe Bailey on the anti expansion
step in and absorb his party- platform. Who is there that doe* i Ho** merehaoto
0t» had 1
read H, mmf it*
Edison was experimenting with his not believe these same paper* would ** *",7*
electric light in the htlls of the new j now be whooping for expansion a* I1*00. * wt ol basis
Arms of Kansas and otber states,
articular stress is laid upon
being an adept.
Mr. De La Matre impresses one
that he ia fully entitled to all
good things that are said of
He has a pleasing personality that
cannot but help to win friends for
....... Nh house ot L
number of years been largely
Interested in church work'. In be-
half of the gentleman the Gazet-
teer extends a cordial welcome to
the public to drop in and make hts
acquaintance. He is here for the
purpose of making the jewelry
house of L. B. Moore the leading
establishment of North Texas, ana
the public should bear tn ipiod that
in q professional fine Mr. De L«a
Matre has no peer in the state. He
is perfectly at home in every de-
partment that goes to make up the
tout ensetpble of a first-class jewelry
Fresh and salt water fish, select
oysters, all kinds of vegetables in
season, countty produce a specialty.
Orders delivered at your door.
Your patronage respectfully solicit-
ed. Frank Cause, No. 116 N.
graph office in Denison in 1875, and
subsequently filled the position
of property clerk. Mr. Zintgraff is
now doing clerical duty for a rail-
road company in New York City.
--The News of the same date
published the news of the death of
Capt. Poff, an old citizen, at the
•ge of 35 years---Will Boss, son
of Councilman W. B. Boss, receiv-
ed serious injuries by being thrown
from a horse Oct. 26, 1878. Hi*
head struck on a stone, and the
skull was fractured. The young
man recovered but paralysis follow-
ed, and when he died several years
afterwards be was nearly helpless.
---Twenty year* ago the Denison
hose company were compelled to
transport the hoae to a fire on their
backs, the city not having provided
them with a hose cart. These vol-
unteers, however, did excellent ser-
vice and prevented several confla-
grations, notwithstanding the dis-
advantages they labored undey_
The Denison News told this yarn
on the Huntsville Item: “The Item
ia now printed on type brought by
Ben Franklin to Philadelphia from
England, and is supposed to have
been originally purchased from a
French foundry.” There were a
good many tough looking papers in
Texas twenty years ago, the era of
hand presses, especially when
‘‘worked off” during the prevalence
of a “norther.”_„Twenty yeara
capital building at Albany_A
boy was born to Dr. H. S. G. Berry
Wednesday, Oct. 30_John Hines
and Lee McMurtry shipped 900
bead of cattle to Gregory, Cooley
Ac Co. Oct. 27__Rev. Kone re-
tired at pastor from the Baptist
church_The Denison News of
Oct. 31 noted the arrival of a vet-
eran of Texas’ war for independence
from California, Mr. James Morris.
He took part in the battle of San
Jacinto where Santa Anna
set forth in the state democratic
platform, and denouncing demo-
cratic paper* that showed oppoti- j U £mr
lion as traitor* to their party if Mr.
Bailey had been an expansionist ?
them *0 Seep the
You’re right, old boy.
Is one of the most thorough and
practical institution* in North Texas.
A night-class will be organised in
•ith them, and the
paWk *0 thro*
mark their good* down la
and sre not too Mingy
Touch ’em up enla
was | All person* will take notice that the
c.pui,«i _ .Tb. b.b> o( go.,
Chickasaw nation | the e*ute of E. Poe Hanks, deceased.
Burney of the
died Oct. 30
haring claim* again*! the
deoeefcotare required to
ago Gov. Coke denied the power of
the government to make money out
of bits of paper, and said gold
should be the basis_Cattle were
driven from Fort Worth to Deniton
for shipmefit north___Dr. J. C.
Feild let the contract Oct. 28 for the
erection of his brick business bouae
lower Main street_James
Tobin, brother of Pat, had hia right
thumb badly mathtfi at McAlesier
while coupling cars—Dan Grow-
man was living at Muskogee twenty
year* ago_ .The Fort Yuma
and Fort Worth stage coach was
held up by two masked men on the
morning of Oct. 39, thirteen miles
from Fort Worth. There were five
passengers, including Major J. T.
Chickester, chief of the stage line,
and they were made to throw vp
their hands and get o^t. The rob-
bers tbfty relieved them ot their val-
yables, and also went through the
‘89s. appointed administrator of
>c of E. Poe
Robert Roas . | * »*1 puesuua hart
C >L Lr fc T L J W C*tmte ol sold ^CCtwau* -cquucu tu
tire man on the M. K. & l. had hit present the same within the required
leg crushed near Limestone Gap, I. ■ 'j* *“*• I^-T1r“klY.DC* *nd postoftce *d-
•r it u u. . rx dr*“u L>enWon. Texas.
L. He was brought to Denison 28 4t G. L. Buutro»u.
and Dr. Acheson amputated the
limb__The News the last of
October announced the marriage of
Charley W. Salisbury in Sedalia,
Mo-Addison Lee was traveling!
for the grocery house of Hanna, j
Owens & Co. in the fall of 1878__
It is just twenty years since Uncle
Billy Burch had that thrilling es-
capade with his pet bear which had
escaped and took refuge in Owen
McCarthy’s hardware store, on the
corner now occupied by Madden,
Graham & Co. Burch grappled
with his bear and the latter em-
braced Burcb. During the tussle j
for the mastery,) stoves were over-
turned and the rattling of tinware
soon attracted a crowd. Burch j
fought tor his life and yelled for
some one to kill the brute with an
•x, but Denison’s famous bear!
hunters hadn’t arrived. Finally
Burch got away, but hit clothing
looked as though it had been
through a thrashing machine.
ATTEND HAAS RAW'S ACADEMY,
Denison. Texas, for
training in the literary and 1
cial branches. A night-dans
be organized in January.
Dr. J. C. Feild can be
from 9 o’clock till 13, and I
till 6 at hia office in Feild
323 Main street, upstair*. Te
phone connection. 27-41
Penmanship, hrokhotping, short-
hand, and typewriting, at Har-|
•haw's Academy, Denison, Texas.
The best methods are employed.
A night -class will be organised in
nr ANTED-SEVERAL TRUSTWORTHY
Tl ptnoa* ia tkl* rtua to
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Mrs. Emma Thompson offers her
services to the ladies of Denison as
a nurse. City references on appli-
cation. Address or cell nt No. 1001
Want Main street. at-tf
Dewey Fought! j
How he snuffed oat the whole fleet with owe quick,.
sharp, decisive blow! That was the bright, particular
star of the war 1
The Dewey of the Shoe world is Sela, Schwab A Co.,
makers of the famous SEL2 SHOES, which
have won more victories and conquered
more territory than any otber shoes in the
world, because they outclass all other shoes
for the price and have the same directness
of winning their wav that Dewey showed.
Come and look at them and see If a triad pair
will not prove them victorious winning
If you are in need of Clothing or anything ia tbs Furnishing
Goods line we can satisfy your wants, be they large or stnalL
Just think of it, a good wool cheviot suit at $4.50, sixes from 34
A good suit for a boy, sixes from 14 to 19 years, at only $3.50.
50 dozen Jersey knit fleece-lined undershirt* snd drawers et
50c a garment.
Come around and let us show you every day bargains. We
mark everything ia plain figures and one price to all.
Remember the name when you call agaia.
0. S. CLOTHING GO.
209 Main 8tr$et*
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