The Houston Post. (Houston, Tex.), Vol. 24, Ed. 1 Friday, February 19, 1909 Page: 12 of 14
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HOUSTON DAILY POSTt FRIDATY MORNINOFEBRlDARY 19. l3W)9. r ' 1 ;
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.rit INC E THEATER
" Tonight and Tomorrow Night
Emery Musical Comedy Co.
; ' Prelum In
jjj "THE GOVERNOR'S DAUGHTER.
t Tomorrow jiight
mi' 'THE wl'TTA PERCH A GIRL."
Popular prices 25c. S.V a nd 60o.
'y Saturday Matinee and Night.
The Lion and the Mouse
Euntlnv Night am) Monday Xlpht
FRANK J. SARD AM
Presents the Season Item Musical Com-v.-
The District Leader
Words book and music by Jos E.
Howard author of "The Time the Place
- and the Girl." "Girl question." "stub-
born Cinderella " etc. A rollicking. rh me-
1 fill musical play with a reason. Fifty
people. An ensemble of smartest gowned
i ..i (iris. Sixteen Lis l it?
Everybody whistles "Tlie District
leader" Melodb s
One of the very beat
TODAY ?:30 TONIGHT 8:30
High class advanced vaude-
ville One of the best acts in
Ihe GREAT REN NEE FAMILY
Big European Act
Great Comedy Act
THE GREAT ELECTRO
6 Olhers All Great 6
Fopnkir ITlces. Phone 4966.
Children's Candy Matinee Sat-
urday. NEXT WEEK
The Big All (Star Road Show.
r- Rentfrow s Big Stock Go.. Presenting
' THE FOUR-ACT SOCIETY L'RAMA
"WEDDED AND PARTED"
Change of Program Each Sunday and
Wednesday. Hargatn Matinees Wednes-
." day and Saturday . Amateurs every Fri-
day night. Biggest Show in Town for the
"l least Money.
SEICtl.K TENT No. M K. O. T. M
meets every Kridav mgln at Sharks'
hall. No. aiwt. Mrtin ftrver. Ail local and
Visiting s:r knipl ts are invited to attenri.
'J. C Austin commander; H. J. Lahrs-
?n. R. K.
ROYAL ACHATES. Bayou City Ixxlga
No. 43. meets ever;- Friday evening 8:15.
.Moved to Workman hall corner Travis
jttret and Texaa avn-j-5. J. M. Clark
president: O. E. Riemann. secretary.
ANSWERS to classified advertisements
remaining in the oftlce of The Post Sat-
urday. February 13. 1909:
5426; 1S936; 1751: A 7.. : L01: 13951;
13$: 1502; 12102: BuWer 2: 27 3; Cash
Syndicate O: : iSJs; 5355; 35' (2); F.
K.: 1IJ8 1n: L6T ill: Governess; 1257;
: U: 1; U?m 'Si; 18534: 910; 187S0; L. J.
la35: 5535: 1SS0 17i; 18611: 13H: L. J.
B. 2i; 1J7: 513s 2i . 178 3t: M. C. D.;
1718; 1SS9; S2; 187: ftsii 7 2);
Jtme; 116; 97; 1S667: 1St:: WS4J: S17 (i):
"6t (Si; 5343 (Sr. 18M3 (1; Salesman;
JW44: 1S969; .4. 531; 1364: J296; 3170: H5;
M21 4: 54i; ; 1871: 1096 ; 5947;
Mrs. W. G. H. ri; S37S; WS4; 1WT5; M;
1575; 19-J3; 18S50 (4i.
DRVG ADPICTION-DRIXK HABIT.
A Safe Painless Home Treatment.
Write today for sealed booklet "A New
I-lfe." and free samples. Dr. Purdy
Suite D (.14 Fannin St. Houston. Texaa.
ATTENTION Something new. Don't
throw away your old bed springs. We
tighten woven wire springs at j-our house.
Mther Iron or wood frame and make
. them as good as new at small cost to
you. All work guaranteed. Agents
wanted in every county; exclusive terri-
tory. Address Mcrhesney & Couch 1T17
: f Hamilton street. Houston. Texas. 30
FOR CHAPPED HANDS face and lips
two recommend Borsyl cream a -German
product used extemsively abroad oapeclal-
Ijr for the health of the complexion
roughness of skin and other eruptions;
7 put up In ltfc and Sc tubes. For sale at
u Lewyn'a Drug Store. M Travis street tf
' PRIVATE HOME FOH LADIES before
" and during confinement; good nurse.
physicians and good care; homes found
ifor Infants; terms moderate. Old phone
OS4. Home 120 Fourteenth street corner
of Tale. Houston Heights. Ttxas. tf
8PJSCTAL FOR WOMEN Dr. Jenkins.
. specialist 910V Preston avenue Houston.
Texas safely treats all diseases monthly
Complaints and private troubles of women.
PARISIAN COSTCME COMPANY
Sleemot costumes for masque ball and
wiga for rent masks etc. ilmt. L.
.Weatphal. 608 Travis street. 3D
HHE. C. A. BEAUVA18 teacher of
French: special rates to a class of chll-
" slran. 13uS Fannin street old phone (9
. BARBER supplies hair tonics; tool and
' rasor grinding under guarantee. Brous-
ard J113 Preston. Telephone 7132. tu
'.-BOUGHT John A McNabb s restaurant
No. J0UC Prairie avenue. At your serv--Jce.?
l J. Ronvillaln. 25
-.P. L. KNOX barbers' supply and tool
snrladlns ahop. lias moved from SIS to
jolt Capitol avenue. tf
IHFANT8' HOME Association 1930 Oak
uoors open aay and niEht. All
MBS. C A. BUJAC pianist and teach-
V Studio 410 Moore-Burnett building tf
MADAM IA MOINE. the veil prophet-
ess; reads clalrvoyantly. hand mind and
trance; If in trouble distress set- this
trifled woman who will convince you of
rfC oOcult powers to relieve; she locates
inlneaj. hidden treasures diseases re-
'nitea the separated: gives advice on law
and maiTiage. Office ti07 Fannin
street old phone 644T. 13
MADAM HARTZ M AND. the gifted
lmtt. arJ read r ; reads mind; if in
rouble see this gifted woman who will
. ..nvHice you of her occult powers to
relieve reunites separated gives advice
bualneaa. love marriage: reads for 10
--nta ' J& oents 50 cents. 112 Crawford
reet. - 24
MAIAMB IXKIPER. natural clairroy-
t ajsa paycliic. reliable information and
trice given upon business and other af-
Ira of life including diagnosing of dls-
e consultation daily 9 to or by spe-
1 eppotntnient. OH plione 4571. 1104
taa aeenu. '' tf
1ADAMB REBECCA dead trance me-n-
a aerret you should know; your
a 'oelalned; advice in business. UH
stoa. ffho SX7- J
iSULT Madam Johnson colored
will advise you on business and
itjm M lita. 80S Live Oak. Phone
r FORTUNE TELLER Satlslao
laraateed: located in tents on
avenaa between Fannlu and
uu 1. 1 i.i .- -i.i'.i'Ldci r j' -' -i" .hi n i' Cirii- rcr ' - - -
A NEW up-to-date beauty parlor for
ladles and gentlemen over 311 Ban Ja-
cinto street. 1-atest appliances skilled
nnrtiviL ucientirif scaln treatment mi-
perfluous hair removed by elect rolyais
treatment manicuring shampooing mas
IRENE MARRCHK teacher of yoga
and occult uclence; readings and leaaons
dallv; circles Wednesday ; p. ni. and
Thursday 8 p. m. 1210 Kiillaa avenue.
Ptione 71S4. "J
MERCHANTS I.I'NCH 36c; an elabor-
ate menu of dalutv dishes nerved on
week davs from 11 : to :':30. Colby a
Indies' Feature Cafe. No. S14 Frankllu
HOME for ladies In-fore and during
confinement; good doctors and nurse; In-
fants adopted. P. O. Box LTI. San An-
tonio. Texas. 'M
R5 WILL he given to the one sJcgestlni:
an appropriate name for a new perfume;
ask us about tt. Kiesllng's. 504 Main
Oliver's Music House. 71"
Houston's Reliable Slore.
10c music at
MATHEWS' Sandard Graded Studies
at Oliver s Music House. 717 Main street.
Houston's Reliable Store.
DID you ever try Kroussard's burli-'r
supply shop op raior grinding? Ill- Pres-
ton avenue. ?u
WANTED At the Grittenton Mom-
Quilting and sewing of all kinds. 11!
HELP WANTED MALE.
HIGH CLASS responsible capable nun
can make a larve sum seilin miui"g
stock to Texaa jeople In a reputable de-
veloped Nevada gold mine organised and
managed by well known Houston hazi-
ness men. A first lUv proposition. Ad-
dress O. M. Pudor. seoretarv. OU:ihous.
WANTED Lumber Salesman. We
want a man that knows the road and. if
necessary can take harge of sales de-
partment of office. IIox Ni. !4C. Shieve-
port. I.a n
TF YOl ARK result producer in so-
curlns subscriptions for a good farm
paper and can furnish tnd and refer-
ences address 11X. this office. 19
WANTED Immediately first-class dry-
goods salesman window trimmer card
and ad writer; must te strictly sober and
have Al references: good permanent po-
sition for ihe right man. Address W.
Finkelstein. El Ca.'iipo. Texas. i'4
WANTED Men to learn barber trade;
few weeks completes: wages from start;
save one-half regular tuition. Write
BarberJCollege. JKJi Main street. Hous-
ton T0ias. 3-2
WANTED A first-class coat maker
and cutter no other need apply; state
salary expected in first letter. True Fit
Parlor Lufkin. Texas. M
DID your razor pull this morning'.' If
so bring to Kroussard. at 111; Preston.
He'll guarantee it to shave. 20
WANTED Men for all departments of
tr.e lumber bulne&s. managers mill fore-
man planer foreman shipping clerks
bookkeeper officemen. stenographers
bill clerks timekeepers checkers scalers
woods foreman engineers commissary
men and traveling lumber salesmen ISO
to 1300 month; give age and experience
and salary desired. Applv
AMERICAN OPPORTUNITY CO..
409 Mason Bldg. tf
WANTED Bright youth of 15 to IS
years to collect and do light office work:
must have good education write good
hand know something about bookkeep-
ing and live with his parents. Apply in
own handwriting. Dry Goods this office.
WANTED Two young men for solicit-
ing; those proving satisfactory will be
given employment elsewhere; no selling.
Call room 306 Lumbermans Bank building
third floor mornings. Si
PARTNER WANTED Youna- man to
take interest in business which will make
him from S30 to $50 per week: pleasant
work: nothing to sell. Address 1184. tills
WANTED Railway mail clerks two
first year; examination in Houston May
15. Preparation free. Write Immeuiate-
ly. Franklin Institute Rochester N. Y.
WANTED Storekeeper for hotel; give
age. experience and salarv expected In
own handwriting; must furnish bond Al.
THOSE who shave themselves should
use sharp razors; I make them sharp and
guarantee. Broussard. 111! Preston. 20
WANTED AT ONCE A young man to
do canvasalng on commission. V. E.
Martin. 907 Louisiana street city: 19
YOl'NG MAN If you want to learn tel-
egraphy and a situation sure write Dal-
las Telegraph Company Dallas Tex. tf
WANTED An experienced lumber
stenographer and Invoice clerk. Address
Gulf Lumber Co. Stables. La. 24
WANTED AT ONCE Experienced man
or woman cook; good wages. Apply at
1014 McKlnney avenue. 30
WANTED AT ONCE Male principal for
Texas City school. H. G. Taylor Secre-
tary. Texaa City. Texas. tf
WANTED A first-class barber. J15 a
week guaranteed. Joe Lea El Campo
WANTED A buggy washer.
HELP WANTED FEMALE.
MOTHER Don't look for us at noon
we'll eat lunch at Colby's: it's time and
money saved. You know they feed a
happy contented bunch of foiks every
day on fresh cooked nutritious f ood : sev-
eral hundred at midday lunch. It's won-
derful mother the ease with which every-
thing is handled. Mary and George '5
TWO WOMEN of education and good
address capable of meeting and talking
with the club and representative women
of this and other cities J30 to 170 per
week. Address 8383 this office.
WANTED Refined white girl to assist
In light house work and sewing. Family
of three. Good home to right partv. Ap-
ply 2010 La Branch or phone told phone)
WANTED Competent housekeeper for
three In family. Mrs. E. ClaussenluB.
A SETTLED white girl for general
housework; German preferred 1704 San
A GOOD cook at once. 3701 Burling-
ton avenue. Westmoreland. White pre-
WANTED Competent and careful col-
ored nurse for baby at 2818 Fannin street
WANTEDYoung ladies to poee Ap-
ply S. B. Kaiser. KlOi Preston avenue.
WANTED A white girl for general
housework. Apply 1314 Louisiana 2)
WHITE woman to cook and do general
housework. 711 Chenevert street. 18
WANTED A good colored nurse
ply 401 Westmoreland aveuue.
20 A GOOD COOK No other Deed apply.
117 Milam. Mrs. John Bute. tt
WANTED Woman to do cooking. Ap-
ply mornings. I&ju Rusk. 21
WANTED A white rirl to took
Louisiana. Phone vLi.
Sunday per word
Week Days per word.
Daily and Sunday per word
WHITE space display will be
no other display admitted.
CALL IT THE HOl'STON LAND AND
TKI'ST COMPANY'S RENTAL DE-
PARTMENT TODAY FOR A IIOF8E.
STORE. COTTAGE. FLAT OR OFFICE.
PHONE 301. tf
HOTEL For KENT It rick building on
the niuln street. In business center of
Palestine. Texas: five double rooms und
fourteen single rooms; first class eondl-
tli 11 . Apply to G. W. Uurkitt Palestine.
HOISKHOLP GOODS furniture and
pianos moi ed. packed and stored lowest
rates In city on storage; new warehouse;"
separate looked roems. Hatchel Moving
and Storage Co. Phone 152; rosidenco
For KENT -Nice modem seven-room
rottutre at -''ins Fannin street: will be
vacant March t. 1HU'; references required.
Southwestern phone 3702. John J. Fant &
i 'o. 21
FIVE-KOOM CiVTTAGKS. 2003 Cliartres
2119 Summer. 2WJ Summer 4109 Wash-
ington: six-room. -V.13 Austin. J. E.
Sternenberg. Phone 1507 or :45. 20
NINE-ROOM two-story house furnish-
ed corner Rusk and Milam to respon-
sible parties only. T. J. Collins. 101bS
Congress. Phone 2!01 or 242. 19
I'OK RENT Stable suitable for srarage
room for three automobiles and upstairs
room over garage: three (docks Rice ho-
tel. Phone 3492. 3"
FOR RENT Five-room cottage near
Boulevard; electrh- lights and lrath. Wil-
liam Peacock. 1401 Boulevard. Houston
FOR RENT Two-story modern seven-
room residence close in: 1308 San Jacinto
street. Apply 1117 Clav avenue phone
FOR RENT Modern seven-room cot-
tage. MHo Louisiana street on car line
125. Chas. Bollfrass. 709 Pease ave. 20
HOUSES in all parts of the city and at
all prices. Scanlan & Eartell U4 Fannin
street. Camp building. Phones liiH. tf
FOR RENT Cottage 507 Keene
(largah newly painted screened
water. Inquire 507 Harrington.
FOR RENT Two-story modern resi-
dence; Main and Webster. Britton &.
Sam Oi'i Main. Phone lOW. tf
DESIRABLE 5-room cottage gas. elec-
tric light- and bath: SID Smith. Apply J.
T. Ketthly. 2104 Smith. tf
FOR RENT Two cottages. Houston
Heights artesian water and barn. Coombs
Fur. Co.: phone 2S3S. 30
FOR RENT Neat four-room cottage
hall near S. P. shops. 1711 Fulton. Ap-
ply 903 Hogan. J10. 19
OFFICES over I. O. N. ticket office.
Main street. A. B. Coiin. Agent 408 Com-
mercial building. tf
ONE ntce five-room cottage $12.50. One
four-room. $10. City water. Thompson
Supply House. tf
FOR RENT Modern six-room cottage.
1213 Sixth street. Apply M. C. Otto. 1217
Sixth street. tf
1413 TRAVIS Newly papered modern
S-room 2-story close in dwelling. Apply
HIS Travis. 20
NEW two-story seven-room house gas.
electric lights sewerage city water bath.
Phone 3606. 3
FOR RENT Five-room cottage 207
Fierce. K. A. Gieseke Texas avenue and
FOR RENT Four-room cottage. ISIS
State street. Apply 2IJW Jackson or phone
FOR RENT Eight-room house. $20 per
month. 2510 Prairie. All conveniences.
FOR RENT Good storeroom. 61C Travis
street phone 857. 23
TWO SOFTH ROOMS rurnished. elec-
tricity gas. phone bath: ten minutes'
walk to town: private family. Texas and
Proadway; good board near. Phone 14tjo.
References required. 20
ELEGANTLY and newly furnished
rooms every' convenience hot and cold
hath phone gentlemen only: car fare
not necessary. Old phone 3544. 1013 San
TWO or three rooms furnished for light
housekeeping; modern conveniences. Ap-
ply 2M1 Louisiana street or phone 4498
efter 5 p. m. References. 30
NICELY furnished upstairs room: mod-
em conveniences: stationary basin; pri-
vate gallery". H4 Crawford. Old phone:1
Ux:. Also roommate. 20
FOR RENT Four unfurnished rooms
for liht housekeeping south exposure
gas and running w.iter. Apply on prem-
ise:! 112 Hamilton. ZS
TWO desirable furnished rooms suita-
ble for gentlemen or couple without chil-
dren for housekeeping; close In private
family. 19 Pease. 24
TWO furnished rooms modern conve-
niences new house close in private fam-
ily :;i.r I'Oarc. 1'hone 761; I109 La
GENTLEMAN OR COUPLE Large
?-juth room: modern conveniences; close
in. :.; La Branch. Phone 1886. Refer-
THREE unfurnished rooms desirable
location modern Improvements no chil-
dren; references. Address 1183 this of-
THREE or tour rooms completely fur-
rished 'o couple for housekeeping. Ap-
pli at L''7 Lamar avenue or phone 4247.
LARGE furnished south room; all mod-
ern conveniences; walking 'distance; ref-
erences required. 1212 Bell. ' Phone 2297. 20
LEVY APARTMENTS-Front rooms
new and newly furnished; modern; two
l.l-k Rice hotel. saVJ Travis. 20
FURNISHED One large housekeeping
room; also nice front room connected;
cheap close in. 1S10 Dallas. 20
TWO new unfurnished rooms for house-
keeping; modern conveniences; $8; private
family; phone. 22 Chartres. 26
FOR RENT Two rooms for light
housekeeping one furnished; references
required. 1816 Iamar avenue: 25
LIGHT housekeeping; new modern fur-
nished rooms. Central depot two blocks.
1211 Sixth street phone 3453. at
VERY large furnished upstairs room;
smaller room: five blocks from Rice
hotel. iil La Branch. 25
FOR RENT Furnished room; refer-
ences required. Old phone 1112. 1110
SIX-RXJM modern cottage 1713 Pres-
ton; two sen-ant rooms. Old phone SW. D
1 TWO UNFURNISHED rooms
J rooms at M
in modern eon-
pwung; reierences exchanged.
ICELT furnished roc
faces. i4u prairie.
per week 5c
charged at the rate of seven words to
Ads of leas than fifteen words will.be
ROOMS at the Steenson arartmcnts.
Ml Main street for gentlemen; elevator
service. Phone 7537. 24
ONE large nicely fur: slied trout room
t lady or couple. 1909 San Jacinto. Rof-
crence required. 0
.NEWLY rurnished slnulo front room.
J!' a month: also one huge room; modern.
'M. Polk avenue. -1
PARK HOTEL 121."' Preston avenue:
rooms with bath SJ.oO-J- .Ji per ineek; 50
cents per night. 23
NICE newly furnl-hc;
screened; hot and cold kit'. 1.
I ' iSTA IRS Four-room t'h.l. in prlvato
family: private bath: Fourth ward. Old
phone ti21ti. S
SINGLE room modern private fam-
ily close In; gentleman only; references.
Phone 3492. 30
LOOKING for a room ' Sl ide's Point 12UL
Washington a codple Mo ks west of Cen-
tral deoot. S-13
1217 MAIN South rooms hot and cold
water; also housekeeping privileges. Mrs.
J. Clark. tf
NICELY furnished rooms bv the day.
week or month close 111 707S Preston
ROOMS for light housekeeping; rooms
for gentlemen. 1510 Preston. 20
MT NEW WAREHOUSE Is ready for
1 use with 30000 square feet floor space
two floors in locked rooms the finest
building and largest delator this side of
St. Louis. If you are toing to store come
and see me at 620 Travis
C. C. WILLIAMS
MOVING AND STORAGE Fine locked
rooms in fireproof waiehouse; the only
first-class place to store your household
goods. Phone us for rates.
SCANLAN & KARTELL.
Phones 19. 214 Fannin St. tt
WAREHOUSE TO LI : AS E-Tivo stories
14. oiio square feet (electr eievatorl abut-
ting railway tracks eleven blocks from
Main street: two paved streets the entire
distance: construction first-class: pos-
session July 1. Address 1 777. this office. 22
STORAGE. W. H. Ol'KT. STORAGE.
Just completed a large new warehouse
centrally located; will give you first-
class service at very low rates; household
goods a specialty. Old phone 4946.
W. H. OPET 511 Travis St. tf
WAREHOUSES on Southern Pacific
and San Antonio and Aransas Pass tracks.
In city limits. Will bifid to suit your
requirements on five years' lease. Jno. S.
Callaway. 212 Cotton Exchange building
OUTSIDE OFFICES -One or more con-
necting newly papered centrally located;
electric lights water janitor service low
rent. W. L. Edmundson old phone
FOR RENT Hall space. 28x90 feet
over Parker's store: will divide for of-
fices if desired. Apply Charles F. Parker.
Texas avenue and Travis street. tf
FOR RENT Desirable truck farm six
miles from Houston near shell road; land
plowed and partly planted. D. Lacy. 513
Main street. 24
FOR RENT Will build warehouse on
spur track i-i heart of city for suitable
tenant. Scanlan & Bartell 214 Fannin.
Phone 168. tf
STORE FOR RENT on Prairie avenue
near Main street 25x90 feet. Inquire of
H. F. Cohen Texas Opt Co. 615 Main tf
FOR RENT Nice large orrice over Na-
tional City bank. Apply to Brltton Ac
Sam 602U Main. Phone IOS6. tf
FOH RENT Two large stores In Camp
building on Fannin street opposite post-
office. L. W. Craig & Son. tf
FOR RENT Alliambra theater. Apply
Herman H. Gieseke. 2317 Main street.
Phone 322 tf
FOR RENT Store building. Arthur and
Hobson streets. Apply 2219 Congress ave-
FOR RENT Work shop. 411 Caroline
street. Apply 410 Austin street. 24
HOME-MADE H AKNEB8. "A. H. Hesa
& Co.. 305 Travis street tr
WE CAN rent that bouse for you. L.
W. Craig & Son. tf
BANK CASHIER with ten years' ex-
perience would like to correspond with
banks who contemplate a change In offi-
cials: references the best. Including pres-
ent connection ; good reasons for desiring
change would organize new bank if lo-
cation favorable. 1254 this office. 19
FIRST-CLASS stenographer and gen-
eral offiee man ten years' experience
wants position with good salary and op-
portunities; prefer private secretaryship:
excellent references. Address 8320. this
YOUNG MAN" five years' experience
good references and service letters de-
sires position as bill clerk 'time keeper or
shipping clerk. Address 8399. this of-
POSITION wanted br a well experi
enced youhg man as clerk In dry goods or
grocery store; good references. Address
W. A. Tarbrough. Magnolia. Texas. 20
SITUATION WANTED By chauffeur;
reliable Northern man; registered State
of Illinois and Missouri; gasoline and
electric. Address 8277 this office. 20
AS MACHINIST or master mechanie
with some lumber company .railroad or
manufacturing company: married strict-
ly sober. Address 1379. thlsi office. 25
AN EXPERIENCED stenographer em-
iloyed wishes to change by the 1st; sat-
sfactory references furnished. Address
8287 this office. 23
SOBER. RELIABLE combination man
wants position circular saw flier planing
mill foreman or sawyer. Address 8330
this off Ice. . . '.
LAXDSCAt'E gardener anU position
at narks resorts town sites etc. Ad-
EXPERIENCED young lady stenogra- A
pher desires to change posiuwu; sire
good references as to character and abil-
ity. Address Box 8324. this office. 1
SAFE blown bank robbed; big reward
offered and robbers Captured. Digestion
ruined health destroyed by bad cooking
and the vendors go unpunished. Proper
rw.klnv bv correct methods. The Crescent
Cut-Rat Lunch Counter;- No. . Main
Daily and Sunday per word per month. . .20c
Semi-Weekly each insertion 2c
Situation Wanted per word each insertion. c
a line twelve lines to an inch
counted aa fifteen words.
Second Hand Article
WE HAVE at Humble a good stock of
second-hand pipe of all sixes and In good
cuiiaiiion; aiso everything in ine way 01
oil fluid equipment; write for prices to
6021 Main street. Houstoa. Texas.
Decker Well Supply Co.
$45 GOLDEN OAK hodroom suite
beauty for $20; $25 bedroom suite for
$12.; both are extra value and Is like
finding money for you. at W. If. Opet s
614 Travis street.
ONE THING la undisputed you can
buy furniture and all kinds of house-
hold goods much cheaper at W. H. Opet's
nan anywnere else on jravis street.
PIPE-PIPE PIPE We carry In stock
very large stock of second hand Iron
pipe. Prices to Interest you. Texas Sup-
ply Co. Beaumont Texas. tf
FOR SALE One bua-a-v automobile:
can be soon at 10094) congress; getting
larger car: will sell cheap for cash. It.
B. Nichols. 20
$46 HALL RACK srolden oakf. for $:
$30 pillar extension table golddti oak. for
$16. at W. H. Opet's. 514 Travis street. 20
$30 BED COUCH.- a beauty for $12; $75
low base mahogany dresBer for $40 at
W. II. Opet's 514 Travis street. 20
FOR SALE Runabout for sale at MOO
Preston avenue. Stewart & Masterson. tf
Grain Hay Etc.
HOUSTON MILLING CO. 620 Willow
street. Houston Texas; phone 1107. Grain
and feed car lots or leas ask for prices
Building and Eoofing Materials.
GALVANIZED corrugated roofing all
gauges all lengths; ga'vanlxed flat snfeecsj
M to 14 gauge; ask our price.
SCliOI MEYER STAPLES
Houston. Texas. tt
LUMBER Rough or dressed straight
or mixed car lots; manufactured accord-
ing to the association specifications.
Bertrand & Clore Spring Texas. 3-
IF INTERESTED In buying dressed
lumber and shingles we can deliver at
bottom prices. Gerner Lumber Co. 23U2
McKtnney avenue. Phone 3643. tt
SHINGLES siding flooring celling;
dimension. Prices attractive. Consum-
ers Lumber Co. Phone 3KS0. tf
Plants Trees Seeds Etc.
WAVERLY GARDENS NURSERY CO.
Can supply the very best 2-year-old
SATSUMA ORANGE TREES. Imported
direct from Japan at the following prices:
6 to 100 60 cents each
100 to 260 45 cents each
250 to 500 40 cents each
too to 1000 $5 cents each
VMO or more 30 cents each
BM1TH-CARSON CO. AOENT8
Ground Floor Stewart Bids.
Houston Texas. tf
GENUINE SEEDLESS HARDY SAT-
SUMA ORANGE TREES Kumquata
Grape Fruit etc.. on trifoliata stock;
other Japanese nursery stock; Magnolia
figs citrus trifoliata. seeds retail and
wholesale. Alvln Japanese Nursery. S.
Aral manager Alvln Texas. Office:
Mason block Houston Texas. S-21
SEED RICE FOR SALE.
For sale and immediate delivery 1600
sacks of Honduras and 400 sacks of Japan
seed rice grown from the best obtainable
imported seed free and clear of red rice
or other foreign matter first year crop
from new land; samples sent on request
and will sell in quantities desired and
can ship by rail or by water. For fur-
ther information address J. E. Jackson
Double Bayou Chambers county Texas.
SATSUMA oranges grape fruit kum-
quata. Magnolia figs not Imported but
Texaa grown fruit and shade trees roses
ornamentals and small fruit plants adapt-
ed to the South; wholesale and retail; 3
acres; Illustrated catalogue free; visitors
welcome. Fruit and Nursery Co. Aigoa
Imported seed first planting from black
sod land guaranteed best Honduras seed
in the belt. For prices and samples write
or phone lakeside Rice Mills Eagle Ijake
Texas or Pritchard Brokerage Co. Hous-
ton. Texas. Phone 2338. . 3-19
300 BUSHELS King's Improved cotton
seed for sale at 90c bushel f.o.b. These
seed are the best and Just arrived from
North Carolina. Address IL L. Tram-
mell. De Walt Texas. 25
FOR SALE Long staple cotton seed;
this cotton sells for 4 to 8 cents per pound
more than short staple: price $l.i0 per
bushel. Croom & Hodges Wharton
GENUINE Tuxpan seed corn for sale
best on earth $1.25 bushel: 3000 bales
South Texas prairie hay for sale. Ad-
dress H. L. Trammell De Walt Texas. 25
BEATY & FRENCH. Dockhart Texas
have 5000 bushels Mebanes Improved
Triumph cotton seed for sale. 4 13
AUCTION EVERY DAY AT U A. M.
Don't try to sell it yourself. Send It to
us and get quick action and good prices;
we sell to the highest bidder. Look about
the house or If you are going to movo
let 11s sell you out. AVe want furniture
DILLON & CO. AUCTIONEERS
912 Texas Ave. opposite Rice hotel.
Phone 2251. tf
U. S. GOVERNMENT regulation life pre-
servers galvanized chain galvanized
bolts and log screws galvanized and brass
boat hardware bronze tiller rope boat
lanterns steering wheels anchors etc.;
prices are right. We want your orders.
C. L. Theo. Bering Hardware and
China Store H09 Main street Houston. 27
BUY YOUR ORGAN or piano direct
from the factory at factory prices; send
for catalogue prices and terms; all
musical Instruments repaired at lowest
factory prices. Empire Organ and Piano
Factory Twenty-fourth and Railroad
streets Houston Heights Texaa. Old
phone 2606. . 3-1
FOR COUGH AND COLDS there la no
better medical preparation than our own
White Pine Compound Cough Syrup; for
children we ' prepare our own children
cough syrup both put up in 26c bottles
guaranteed effective 22 years on the marr
ket. At Lewyn's Drug Store 60S Travis
IFOR SALE Three galvanized tanks
capacity 2000 gallons each $18; one cypress
tank capacity 1500 gallons $8. Inquire
1410 Summer; old phone 2223. 20
FOR SALE One tent 72x38 with chairs
and seats for 300 people with music box
etc. Address E. C. Stokoe Jeannerette
La. v 1 19
PIANO $100. Mason Hamlin unrhthl.
easy payments big bargain. Stansfleld'a
Plan ifxehange. 4U Travla.
aswsiwiiMiwi mil Wis siwias
READY-MADE SCREEN DOORS and
windows and special windows made to
order; catalogue free. C. L. & Theo.
Bering Tlsrdwsro Tnd China Store. 609
UNION STEAM' PUMP COMPANY'S
'?A!HU-M" DEEP WELL ENGINES
np xJOILBR-FEED fUBf"
If. A. PAINE.
Willow and Wood Sis.. Houston Texaa
IT WILL PAY you to call and hbs our-
factory samples of furniture that will
be sold at public auction Saturday morn-
ing Febauary 20. lrlvate sales going on
dally. Ladles call and Inspect this ship-
ment of furniture. Dillon & Co.. auc-
tioneers. 912 Texas avenue opposite Rice
INTERNATIONAL COAL AND WOOD
YARD Direct from the stump to the
consumer. Dry split oak and ash. $4.50
per cord. Biggest dollar load In the city.
Best lump coal $1.10 per barrel. Dry pine
$3.50 per cord. Remember all first class
dry wood. Phone 7413. 21
FOR SALE Pine timber directly oil
Trinity Vallev and Northern reliroad and
station tt miles above town of Liberty. In
William Swall survey; price $7000. Apply
to owner. Mrs. J. C. H. 816 San Jacinto
street; phone 4024. 20
BILLIARD TABLES Anti-trust bil-
liard and pool tables standard grades.
-at a big saving in prices; easy monthly
payments write or pnone lor catalogue.
The UroamSn Co. 366 Jackson street
Dallas Texas. tt
SODA FOUNTAINS We have several
bargains to offer In both new and second
hand fountains attractive prices; very
easy terms1 Write or phone the Gros-
man Co. 366 Jackson street Dallas
Texas. 1 u
FOR SALE The finest herd of Jersey
and Holstcln cows ever offered In Hous-
ton fresh aVid heavy springers two and
a half to four gallons per day; $60 per
head. 2531 Washington. 20
FOR SALE A lot of shells and other
curios taken from Buffalo bayou at
wreck of gunboat sunk near Milam street
bridge. Address Wm. Hchomburg 801
Commerce street. IK
FOR SALE No. 55 surveyor's transit
Gurley make s-inch compass circle two
verniers to limb; price $100. I. E. Ratelirt.
county superintendent of schools Victoria
ROUGH and dressed lumDer anfAplne
piling. I.et us figure with you. Th
Long Reach Lumber Co. room 306 Vlrst
"National Bank building. Phone 4368
ONE fine house boat and fixtures; two
gasoline launches etc.; this above outfit
formerly owned by ri. li. Dooley; snap.
See Copping Boat Co. 25
$5 WILL BUY $85 piano bond good for
payment on any piano In Solomon's
Music House. Good until Saturday night.
Phone 7347. 19
PIANOS Rent pianos from the Travis
street piano store large stock. Stans-
fleld's Piano Exchange 613 Travis 20
OAK cord wood: eight cars seasoned
four-foot oak quick shipment $2.50 cord
f.o.b. Trinity Texas. S. E. Barnes. 21
PIANO $126 oak case upright; see this
bargain easy payments. Stansfield's
llano Exchange bi-5 Travis. 20
HOUSTON WOOD CO. gives the most
and best wood for least money. Try a
dollar load. Both phones. tt
FIFTY CARS pine slabs for sale:
cheaper than other wood. Harrisburg
Lumber 00. Phone 2192. 21
WOOD. WOOD Both pine and oak. In
eood. sound wood. Setteaast Sale StaDles.
Old phone 6720 new 337. tt
FOR SALE Dry mixed wood $2.50 per
cord f.o.b. Thompson. Sunnyslde Planta
tion. Thompson Texas. j-za
FOR SALE CHEAP One gold bond. goo4
for $100 on purchase of new piano. Ad-
dress 8355. this office. 20
PIANO $125. Camp & Co. upright bljr
value easy payments. Stansfield's Piano
Exchange 613 Travis. 20
RING 7321 for the largest $1 load of
wood and coal in Houston. Just try
and see. 25
NEW FURNITURE for sale at 2809 San
Jacinto for cash only; 16 to 40 per cent
FOR SALE CHEAP $100 bond on
piano on The Solomon Music Co. 1111
NEW mosauito bars all sizes and
kinds cheap at W. H. Opet's 514 Travis
$15 WILL BUY a $100 bond on any piano
by Chas. T. 8olomon Music Co. Old phone
13 HIT YS a cord nine slab wood deliv
ered to any part of town. Phone 4368. 20
SODA FOUNTAIN and automatic car-
bonator. cheap. S. Rouse Houston. tf
FOR SALE Btudebaker electric auto
mobile. Call at 403 La Branch. 20
CINDERS FOR SALE Magnolia Cotton
Oil Co. Houston. Texas. 21
EUREKA LAUNDRY Phones 565. We
mend your clothing. tf
A $100 PIANO BOND for sale very rea
sonable. Phone 4280. 19
FOR SALE $100 piano bond for $15.
Phone 479 old. 19
Merchandise Groceries Drugs Etc.
FOR SALE Drug store In small grow
ing South Texas town; doing the best
business" in this part of country; stock
about $1800; It will pay you to investigate:
the best of 'reasons for selling: If you
mean Dusiness answer otherwise don't.
Address 1262 this office. 22
FOR SALE Drug store In growing
town on St. Louis and Brownsville rail
road; other business cause of selling.
Address Drug Store this office. 24
FOR SALE A good Having grocery and
meat market: sales are $40 to $60 a day:
don't answer unless you mean busluess.
Address 8130 this office. 3-15
FRESH 8TOCK groceries for sale cheao
for cash. 1320 Leeland avenue. Mrs.
W. M. Sullivan. 30
FOR RALE A rime- store! must he
sacrificed. Address 810$ this office.
Hotels Hestaurants and Boarding
REMARKABLE Twenty-five years ago
this month a number of our "star board-
ers" started eating with us. They are
today a "swell old bunch" mentally
physical lv and financially the top notch-
ers. the shining lights of Houston dem-
onstrating Colby's "long Ufa theory" of
properly cooked nutritious food. "Up
Town"i Lunch Room No. 408 Main street;
"Down Town" x Feature Cafe vNo. 914
Franklin and the Crescent Cut Rate
Lunch Counter No. 208 Main street.
Frank C. Colby & Co. proprietors. IS
FOR SALE OR TRADE Restaurant In
fast growing county seat town. For fur-
ther information address Box 133 Angle-
ton Texas. . 21
TEXAS EXCHANGE 1604 Prairie has
three or four the best bargains In room-
ing houses In Houston. Phone 6336. 24
FOR SALE A rooming house.
WANTED Partner with 1500 to S100;
good Investment; double your money. Ad"
dress M7I this offics : -!--. -30
BANKRUPT BALE OF JEWELRY
At 11 ran ham Texas on Friday JToti-
riiarv 26. 1M. at 1 o'clock . in.i I Will
offer at private sale to the highest bld--r
for cash the stock of Jewelry owned
by the estate of R. E. Graber.
STOCK INVOICING S11.010.7U
FURNITURE AND FIXTURES. .Ot4.45
The above stock consists "W cut glass
painted china flat sliver hollow silver-
ware watches brooches novelties .an.l
nil goods usually carried in the above
Said sale subject to the approval of
I ho court. For further Information ad-
dress A. ROBINSON Trustee.
Box 783 Austin Texas. IS
SCHOSSER'S STEAM BAKERY FOB.
Stock furniture fixtures machinery
tools good will and a long lease.
This Is the best equipped baking plant
In the South. Equipment Includes two
Peterson ovens one small cake oven one
five-barrel Day mixer one Itutka-nu
mixer one Thompson molding machine
one dough brake complete sot of pans
Only reason for soiling continued Ill-
health of owner.
Liberal terms. Inspection invited. II
Obtained and Trade-Marks registered.
Your application prepured under your
personal inspection by a registered United
States patent attorney. Consultation and
Information free. Write for Inventors
Guide Book. Offices at Houston and
Washington. Main office suite 303-4
Lumberman Bank Bldg. Phone 4790.
HARDWAY & CATHEY.
IJVERY. general store. Implement
store blacksmith shop barber shop res-
taurant needed at Riviera on the St.
Louis. Brownsville and Mexico railway a
growing town on the famous Gulf Coast
For Information address Theo. F. Koch
& Co. 601 Blnz building Houston Texaa.
obtained on Inventions. John M. Spell-
man. U. 8. patent attorney. No. 206 Stew-
art building Houston Texaa. Ask for
patent literature. Information free.
Twelve years' experience. Phone Mat
I prepare your application in Texas anal
go to Washington und get your patent
FOR SALE OR EXCHANGE For land
or Improved city real estate an old es-
tablished manufacturing business paying
$10000 net profits a year. Former own-
er's ill health gives us the opportunity
to dispose of this fine business; experi-
ence unnecessary; will bear closest In-
vestigation. Perclval-Porter Company
agent. Des Moines Iowa. 28
TABLE D'HOTE A course dinner of
tempting dishes scientifically prepared
for 60c on Sunday only. Colby's Feature
Cafe No. 914 Franklin avenue. We start
Serving dinner Sunday at 11:30 and con-
tinue throughout the entire afternoon ui
to 8:30 p. m. 25
$300 TO $500 PER MONTH In the real
estate business: $10 will start you; ex-
perience unnecessary; I prepare you by
mall and appoint you my special repre-
sentative; write for my free book. Her-
bert Hurd president. 703 Century build-
ing. Kansas City. Mo. tf
WANTED Responsible party owning
portable mill to move the same onto a
tract of hardwood and contract to loa
and saw about 1.000000 feet. Address Hll-
gard Lumber Company Laurella Polk
county Texas. 23
FOR SALE Thoroughly equipped mov-
ing picture theater doing splendid busi-
ness; only amusement place in town (no
opera house); drawing population 4000;
sell reasonable. Princess Theater Eagla
Lake. Texaa. 20
TRUNKS! Trunks! Trunks! Trunks!
Just half the price of so-called trunk
factories; call and convince yourself: cata-
logue mailed free; we pay freight. Smith
Furniture Company 1207 Congress Hous-
FOR SALE Nice established business
in new fast growing city about lo.oou
population; good-opening for lady or gen-
tleiuan with small capital. For further
particulars address C. M. tills office. 24
RELIABLE information tc homeseek-
ers; full description of Texan lands; ask
for a manual of the coast counties of
Texaa. compiled by W. S. Delery civil
engineer P. O. Box 646. 3-S
GOOD opportunity for young ladles
who want to learn the art of cutting to
make their own tailor-made euits. Ap-
ply between 9 a. m. and 3 p. m. at 702
Preston avenue. 24
WANTED TO SELL At once well es-
tablished business college cheap; no com-
petition; in splendid city. Greatest op-
portunity in Texas. Address 1297 this
office. 1 34
LOGGING CONTRACT to let; twenty
million feet to be logged to a new
mill near Houston; desirable contract.
Address 8199 this office. 29
PRACTICE FOR SALE Best location
In South Texas; collections 90 per cent;
changing on account of health. Address
Box o. Waller Texas. 23
LIVERY and boarding stable for sale
cheap If sold before Febioary 1; 1020 Main
street; beat stand In Houston. Stewart
A Masterson. tt
BARGAINS Two two-story residences
in South End; everything modern. Prices
$4000 and $5500. See J. E Wise 317 1-2
Main street. 25
"WANTED TO LET-25000 cubic yards
good drag scraper work 12 cents. Apply
Matagorda Construction Co. Bay City.
PAYING barber shop In good town; ex-
cellent opportunity for director of ladle.i'
brass band. J. D. Jones Jasper Texas.
FOR SALE My dairy situated at Har-
rlsburg. . T. J. Collins Harrlsbirrg or
Congress avenue. Houston. Texas. 22
BOARD AND ROOM.
LARGE front upstairs room south and
east exposure with private board; good
neighborhood modern conveniences; ref-
erences. Phone 2662. 20
BOARD AND ROOMS also furnished
rooms for light housekeeping excellent
neighborhood close In. 17CV Capitol. Mrs.
Light foot. tf.
1112 AUSTIN Nicely furnished rooms
with board; modern conveniences; table
boarders solicited. Old phone 2808. 25
HARVEY HOUSE Nicely furnished
rooms: modern conveniences with board;
strictly first class. 1116 Capitol. tf
LARGE southeast room with board;
couple without children or two young
men; references. 1302 Fannin. 24
BEAUTIFUL southeast front room for
one with board; table boarders solicited.
707 Dallas. Phone 1879. 20
PRIVATE BOARRDING Large cool
downstairs front room; excellent meals;
hot bath. 1310 Dallas. . - )
NICELY furnished room first-class
board; Northern family; close In. Phone
6334. 1209 Clay avenue. 24
DESIRABLE rooms with excellent
board eight blocks from Rice hotel; ref-
erences'. Phone 4829. 20
ONE nicely furnished room with board
for two. gentlemen or couple at 1505
Walker phone 2697. 10 '
ROOM AND BOARD for couple or gen-
tlemen In private family at 1609 Milam
street; reference. 20
ROOM and first-class -board one block
from Main. 1106 McKlnney. ao
' NICEtY fttrrnshed room and board.' '
Mil Preston-phona.JHT. - . . ' o ft
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