Denison Daily News. (Denison, Tex.), Vol. 2, No. 130, Ed. 1 Monday, July 27, 1874 Page: 3 of 4
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The Daily Ntews.
LONE STAR LODGE A. F A.
-Regular meetings first Tues-
day in the month,
brethren visiting the city are
cordially invited to meet with us.
I- IV. Jennings, W. M.'
TYOISII' ARCGRANGE, NO. 4, P. ot
JDlI. Regular meeting, every Saturday
evening at 1 o'clock, at their hall, Na-
tional Bank building. Patrons in good
standing are rordially invited to meet
with ns. J. W. Jennings, W. M.
<>.ko. |. Diixter, Secretary.
^$§J||fe DENISON LODGE No. 161,
I. O. O. F., meets every Fri-
day night, at their Hall, over National
Bank, Main street.
Sojourning brethren in good standing
arc most cordially invited to attend.
J. II. Guy, N. G
Geo. B. Loving. Secretary.
/ Vestal Spring Lodge, I. O. of G. T.
meets every Monday evening till
further notice,in the Presbyterian church.
Initiation fee for gentlemen $1.
W. L. Terhune, W. C. T.
A. J. Poke, W. Secretary.
We acknowledge an invitation to at-
tend the first anniversary ball of the Dal-
las Fire Department, to take place Au-
gust 6. This ball promises to be a grand
affair. Great preparations are being
Mr. Thomas R. Neal of this city has re-
ceived the appointment as ager.t, in this
county, for an excellent family illustrated
magazine, entitled American Homes, and
is now engnged canvassing for subscrip-
tions. The price is $2 a year; but Mr.
Neal has made arrangements by which
he is enabled to furnisn all his patrons
with a copy of a very pretty Chromo,
“The Voiage of Life.” Mr. Neal is an
old citizen of Denison, which is sufficient
recommendation that he is responsible
tor any contracts he may make.
Saturday evening two men got into a
jaw, which finally culminated :noneof
the party, an old gentleman who cooks at
Colbert’s bridge, getting his ear split
with a cane. Dr. Sanford dressed the
Sunday night two men tried to tear
each other’s eves out, near the express
office, resulting in a little blood-letting.
The pugilists were duly arrested and
gave bonds for their appearance before
The Phrenological Journal and Life
Illustrated for August must please all
Our city subscription list to the Daily w|10 rea(] ;t so excellent is the variety
News is owned bv Mr. |. G. Putman, at . , , . , . ,
the Board of Trade Rooms. He delivers and treatment of the subjects which fill
all papers and makes collections. its pages. A glance at its contents
[I patrons are overlooked in the daily i shows the following as/vorthy of special
consideration: Dr. Thomas F. Hicks,
rounds of the carrier, they will please
leave word at the bookstore that the
omission may be corrected.
editor of the “Wayside;" Hypnotism and
Those who prefer can have the p..per 1 Mesmerism—showing the results of some
left at their residences.
B. C. Murray,
Everybody uses anchor flour.
Anchor flour only $4 a hundred.
Gna.se lias enlarged his wine room.
Jim Vance’s bull train of 1 1 wagons,
came in late this eve ling, for govern-
ment freight for the trontier posts.
There will bo a business meeting of the
Agricultural Society, to-night, at the
Board of Trade rooms.
Charley Adair shipped two cars of cat-
tle Sunday, and Wagner of Wise county,
two. Thirteen car loads were transferred
fioin tne Central.
The thermometer stood at 106° in the
front room of the Nelson House Sunday
evening, at 4 o’clock. This was the hot-
test day of the season.
Mr. Taylor, stock agent, M., K. & T.,
informs us there were thirty-three cars of
cattle shipped during the twenty-four
hours, ending Monday at i2 in.
Mr. W. F. Turley, who resides a few
miles east of Deni on, sold the fruit in
his peach orchard this season, to Cameron
.V Brigiit, of this city, for $500. There
are about 250 bearing trees in the orchard.
\ lady living two miles west of the
city was delivered of triplets Saturday
morning—two girls and one hoy. They
weighed about five pounds each. The
it.wo girls died.
Beard & Vance’s train left Sunday
noon, loaded with government freight for
the west. This train consists of twenty
wagons, and when the cattle were
-wretched out, reached from Burnet street
nearly to the school building.
novel experiments; Glances at Faces;
Irish Courtships and Weddings; What
Women can Do; Colorado for the Tou-
rist and Health Seeker; H. W. F. Bole-
know, M P., the English Iron Maker;
Venice—illustrated. Terms $3 a year,
for the number, 30 cents. S. R Wells,
publisher, 389 Broadway, New York.
M. L. Sliocke left on the morning train
for San Antonio, in hopes that the pure
and bracing atmosphere of that section
will benefit him. Mr. Shocke has been
very low for several weeks, resulting
from hemorrhage of the lungs. He lias
many friends here who will await anxious-
ly to learn the result of the change of cli-
mate. Mr. Sliocke requested us to con-
vey his heartfelt thanks to the many
friends who have showed him kindnesses
during his illness, and especially to f^r.
McDougal, Mr. Grandstein, Mr. Eppstein,
Col. Warren, Mr. Beers and Dr. Feild,
who have been very kind to him in his
Burned to Iieuth.
We learn from Parson Burns who re-
sides six miles east of the city, that a ter-
rible accident happened at one of his
neighbor’s Friday last. Mrs. W. T.
Turley had left a vessel of hot water
standing where she had been scalding a
chicken, and her infant child crawling up
to it turned it over, burning itself in a
teriible manner from its neck down-
ward. The poor child suffered fearfully
for about twenty-four hours when death
came to its relief. The baby was only
about one.year old—just beginning to
Quite a Serious Accident.
While Dr. Berry and another gentleman
were exercising their horses on the race
I track Saturday evening, the Doctor was
j thrown to the ground and quite seriously
injured. They were riding at a good
speed, when a cow lving near the track,
jumped up just as they were about pas-
sing her, and attempted to cross the
track in front of the horses. The !)oc-
Constderable many five dollar notes on
the Trader’s National Bank are in circu-
lation in this city. The Government oi-
lers one-half per cent, premium for the
return of the miaaing five dollar notes on ! toPU horse ran against her, preeipita'ing
tin's bank, and no more will be issued. | him to the ground. He received a cut on
—.......---—— 1 the back of his head from the heels of
. Accident 011 the M., K. A T. ; the horse, and two cuts under the chin,
-- i besides losing one tooth. Tne Doctor
The Sunday morning passenger train , was confined to his room Sunday, but for-
lioin the north m.-t with an accident tour 1 innately did not receive any internal in-
miles this side of Caddo. The train ran j Juri“’ U a ^row^cMpc.
into a cow, ditching the engine. No one i I'ersoimi.
was hurt, hut the passengers were delayed -
at Caddo four hours, until an engine j Judge T. C. Sears and family, of kati-
could be sent up from this citv. ! sas, are registered at the Alamo. The
I Judge is General Attorney of the M., K.
A Superior Article of Flour.
Major A. f. Allen, general agent lor the
law department M., K. & T,, with his
family, is also stopping at the Alamo.
Dr. Cowling, of Houston, was booked
Since our notice of the introduction in
this market of the Missouri Mills, AAAA
flour, we have given it a thorough trial,
and find* ll a superior article. These are
old established mills, at 0**ge Mission, j at the Alamo Sunday.
Kansas. The flour now on sale by
Messrs. Clark N Tallant is made rom
new wheat, atul is sent out as a sample
of their highest grade. It has a delicate
rose tint, and bisquits made from it are
light as a feather. We bespeak for the j
AAAA flour a ready sa'e, anu increasing j
popularity. Send a sack home and give 1
voui wife an opportunity to try it. j K. U. T., is in the city, looking after the
‘ machine shops.
Sunday noon, Judge Stidham, of the
Creek Nation was in our city. 1 lie Judge
is now engaged in the mercantile busi-
ness in the Nation.
Col. Wheeler, of Sherman, spent the
Sabbath in Denison.
T. G. Gorman, master mechanic, M.,
A Robbery oW Capture.
Mr. Stuart has afrdom in the rear of
the Rancho Saloon, *JAi t*etk or two ago,
aOme one stole hn out of hi*
pants pocket while asleep. Saturday
night a thief gained access to the saloon
through a window, and thence to Stuart’s
room and stole hie sa^fHe bags containing
his clothing. He di&ftiot discover his
loss until he was takifig-a bath Sunday
morning, and sent negro boy to his
room for his clean dothes. The result
was, he had to re-robe himself in his
soiled linen, r.nd we are very much
afraid lie used a few cuss words, which
would have been quite appropriate under
such aggravating circumstances. After
breakfast he got track of the light-fin-
gered gentleman, who proved to be a
young man named Jack Sullivan, a boar-
der at the Wheeler House. He dropped
in at that house just as Sullivan was
mounting a horse, as he reported, to join
some herders not far from the city. Sul-
livan called out to Mrs. Wheeler, “Please
hand me those saddle bags I left here this
morning.” Mrs. Wheeler handed them
to him. This was a glorious moment for
Stuart, who recognized his property, and
as the young culprit was about slinging
them over his saddle, Sturat grabbed him
by the thorax, accompanied with a gen-
tle reminder that he was his meat. Sul-
livan now meditates in the cooler.
A Charge and a Capture.
About 10 o’clock Sunday night, the
game in the room adjoining the Long
Branch saloon was suddenly disturbed by
the appearance on the scene of an elderly
woman, with arms raised, and who ex-
claimed excitedly, “There he is,” and she
made a rush for Cowan, who was sitting
in the corner quietly looking on. Dick
took in the situation at a glance, and
broke for the back door and down the al-
ley at 2 140, the old lady, her husband and
daughter closely in the rear. Dick was
outdistancing his pursuers when some-
body headed him off, near Austin eve-
nue, and the triune commenced a general
assault. Dick warded them off as best
he could until policeman Daniels got to
the scene of affray, and put a stop to hos-
As near as we could learn the cause of
all this excitement grew out of a report
that had come to the ears of the mother,
that Cowan had made ome unproper re-
mark about the daughter.
The parties were all brought before the
Mayor this (Monday) morning. The old
lady (Mrs. Johnson) and Dick were fined
each $5 and costs—the father and dau jh-
ter disenarge i.
Our friend M. B. Tallant, of the gro-
cery house of Clark & Tallant, left this
(Monday) noon for Michigan, to spend a
few weeks with his mother. Mr. Tallant
is one of our most careful and reliable
business men, and is said to be a promi-
nent member of a secret society, in exis-
tence m this city, having for its object
the promoting ol the happiness of those
whose lives are devoted to single bless-
edness. We are not positive, but circum-
stances make us surmise Mr. Tallant is
“sweet” with a pretty maiden back in
Michigan, and we shouldn’t be surprised
if the club lost a valuable member. Scott
“l ove rules the court, the camp, the grove,
And men below and saints above :
For love is Heaven and Heaven is love,”
And the most devoted business men are
liable to yield to the tender passion. We
wish Mr. Tallant a pleasant visit.
Owing to want of general notice. Pro-
fessor Hurley did not have a very large
house Saturday night. He did not de-
liver n set lecture, although he made a
few general remarks, which were very
interesting, and commanded dose atten-
tion. His phrenological examinations
were generally remarkably accurate.
Prof. Dunbar's psychological experi-
ments were amusing and instructive, and
showed he had remarkable control over
tne mind of his subject.
The Lecture To-Night.
Prof. W. C. Hurley will deliver a lec-
ture to-night on Phrenology and the
science of man, followed with public de-
lineations of character while blindfolded.
Prof. Hurley has been in the lecture field
in this State for twjnty years, and is recog-
nized as one of the best Phrenologists in
the country. Wherever known he is al-
ways greeted with full houses. Our fel-
low citizen Sam. Cook, took lessons of
him as long ago as sixteen years. He
has mane several remarkable discove-
ries which enables him to describe fea-
tures from the temperaments by simply
placing his hand upon the head when
closely blindfolded. At the dose of the
lecture Prof. Dunbar will give some in-
teresting illustrations ol the power of
mind over mind. He J* In excellent
Psychologist. Turn out and give Prof.
Hurley 0 rousing bouse, ns lie is an inter-
esting speaker, and besides he donates
the proceeds to aid toward paying off the
debt of the M. E. Church.
-■ +. .
Miss. Dora Anderson, one of the belles
of Sedalia, Mo., and Mrs. Zac. A. Wood,
ward, of Ft. Scott, Kas., wile ofM., K. &
T. mail agent Woodard are visiting friends
in Denison. They will also visit Sher-
man, during the week, after which they
will return north. We hope they may
enjoy a pleasant visit. We apprehend,
however, that the accomplished Miss
Dora has made havoc with a heart or
two in this burg. “’Twas ever thus, etc.’
Rial Mil Blit
One Horse not being able to
increased amount of business,
after this week, drive two.
L J-t S tf. Clark Si Tallant.
Clark & Tallant sell more family gro
cedes than any house in Denisom
L J-t. Stf.
lee 1 toe !
By an arrangement with the Arctic 1st
Company, Mr. T. L. Reber is prepared
to furnish ice at anv time of day, at hi*
news Stand, Main street, two doors below
Euper & Co.’s.
may 22 t-f.
Weekly Market Review.
Honey, honey, honey,
at Clark Si T'a 1 -
L 3-t. S tf.
Denison, Texas, July 25th.
The trade of the past week lias exhibit-
ed some improvement. Some few lots of
hides and wool, having been received to
a good and active market. The prospect
for a heavy fall trade never was better,
and vv'th a continuation of the present
favorable weather for cotton, the crop
will be heavy and the fall trade in Deni-
son unprecedented. For quotations o
the market see below :
Cotton, Nominal—old crop exhausted,
and no new cotton received vet.
Dry Damaged................. ioanc
Tub-washed and picked...
Unwashed, clear of burrs,
Citizens and Traveling Public.
On and after February 1st., rates ui
boatd at the Wheeler House will be a-
Day Board.......................$4 5“
Board and Lodging......3 00 and 6 to
Trancient, per day............... i 50
Board must be paid weekly, unit ■
Table, the best in the city,
feb 3-1 m. J. B. Wheeler, Prop'r
Soap! Sapl Soap!
James S. Kirk ‘l Co’s, standard im-
proved and white Russian soap, at Clark .V
Tallant’s. L 3-t. S t-f
Deerskins, Red and Blue.............. 301
“ Grey.................................25 c
Green Sheepskins, Wool Skins..............V dSi
The demand tor hides, wool and pel-
tries is No. 1, and I am at a!l times pre-
pared to pay quotations. To planters
who may have in view the bringing the
first bale of new cotton fo market, I will
give liberal inducements.
Cash dealer in cotton, hides and wool.
This old and popular market is now un-
der the exclusive control of Mr. J>
Quinn, and has been fitted up in an im-
prove i style, provided with a refrigera-
tor room in which the meat is kept rm l
and out of the reach of flies. The hi*-:
meats in the city always on hand, ..t
prices to suit the times. Main stru t
above Austin avenue.
May 3*. :>
Clark ii Tallant do the largest bwsinws
in family groceries of any house in De n-
ison. L 3-t. S tf.
Splendid Navy tobacco only 50 cent*
Imperial Tea 50 cents per pound a?
3ilbs, choice coffee, $t.
The Green Front
Ho ! for the Live Drugstore.
Complete stock of ladies’ toilet goods.
Call and see.
Lime and Plastering S uul.
The undersigned is now prepared to
furnish excellent fresh lime and superior
plastering sand in anv quantity. Apply
at the Blacksmith shop, cm Austin ave-
nue, north of Main.
25’jJv-im. G. W. Mitchell.
See the Live Drug Store—new store,
j Go to Louis Lebrecht for bottled M i
I waukee Lager Beer.
A udl stock of fine Whiskies. Bran die-
Wines and Cigars at Louis Lebrecht -
Live Drug £tm-<‘.
Complete stock of prescription goods. \
and a reliable prescription! st on duty day
Just received, by Louis Lcbrr ht, Main j
street,'choice Sonoma, California, wire,
Eppstein Bro’s. have just received an- |
other shipment of fine Havana and ke’
West and domestic cigar*.
Best stock of extracts. F st sG>ik of
toilet soaps. Best s‘oi.k of baking pow-
ders. Best stock of anyth! in the fain- |
ily grocery line, at Clark & Tail: nt’s.
L 3-t. S tf.
Clark St Tallant have got the largest
and beM selected sto < of family grocer-
ies in Denison. L 3-t. Is tf.
NOTICE TO TAX PAYERS.
At the regular meeting of the nt-
council. held July ind, a resolution urn-
adopted ordering a ten per cent, penalt
to be added to ail advalorem taxis no!
paid before the 1st day of Stpterr.bi 1
next. II. Tone, Collector.
City Scrip tor sale cheap b\
D. W. C. Davis
OHN G. GNASE,
— Dealer in-
WINES. LIQUORS, TOBACCOS. AND
Main street, south side,
Light wines for tabic use always 1 n
hand. St. Louis lager beer on ilr.Ht.
Clark & Tallant have rooe. . eii if* *v .es
of choice apples from Galveston t -cuy.
July 17, it.
Tire Great Liquor House.
Corner Main and Rusk sf«g
i. GNASL, Pkoy.
Eppstein Bros., at the Kent icky Wnis- — .
kv Depot, keep a large stock 11 tneir - cl- ;
ebrated whisky's always on hand ,'ov the The very best ol' fn sh meat* kej
trade. Their Paris Bourn-on is very stantlv on hand,
choice. Prices to suit the tun ; Store
on Main street. 1 !' -------------——---------------
THE FASHION'HI o. KIX»Ki.
LOUIS LIBB1L Co.,
jpALACE BEER HALL,
Euper & Co.’s Ice Cream S \ioon. Main
The best Ice cream in the* citv.
The onlv icebarg Soda in :h • citv. ' CHOICE. WHISKEY, No. 1 CIGARS
The only comp! te Con Jitionery
establishment in the cky.
The best Cigars in the city.
ST. LOUS ALE AND BEER
HIDES! HIDES! HIDES!
Constantly on draft
Wanted 100,000 heavy dry flint hides
for cash. Day’s Block. nt xt door to !^er-
chantt ft Planters Bank. j
in.’ MoGorisy E IIsneaky. • South side Main «treet, Denise,*1, Te» a«
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Denison Daily News. (Denison, Tex.), Vol. 2, No. 130, Ed. 1 Monday, July 27, 1874, newspaper, July 27, 1874; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth720968/m1/3/: accessed February 17, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Grayson County Frontier Village.