The Rockdale Reporter and Messenger (Rockdale, Tex.), Vol. , No. 12, Ed. 1 Thursday, May 20, 1920 Page: 8 of 12
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THE ROCKDALE REPORTEU. Thursday. Mav St. i»-»
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♦ i;0l»BT HOUSE NEWS ♦
Zcmroa Nichols and Ruby L. Rucker.,
j \v. Price* aud Miss Ijira Loftin.
Claud E. McElyca and Ida Bennett.
Mannol Saldina aud Matelda Chaver.
Refugio Garcia and Semina Gossa.
James A. Dawao* and Ivy Perry.
Benny Davenport and Ada Jones.
l.onnie Hughes and Mary McCul-
^Uarry Stokes and Halite Hay*.
Brown L. Stinnett and Jtnnie Eld-
LcesiH Thomas and Oiella Thomas
John Carmona and Maria aiuraies.
C. E. Coleman. Cameron. Chevrolet.
T. F. Gilliland. Davilla. Saxon.
Henry Winder. Rockdale. Ford.
Otto Schuatee Burlington. Chevro-
lctj. D. Link. Cameron. Chevrolet.
Ros Smith. Cameron. Maxwell.
J. L. Denson. Cameron, Chevrolet.
Real Katate Transfers
M. E. Homes et al to Mrs. Minnie
M. Littleton. 65 1-4 acres out of the
H. M. Penult 820 acre survey in Mi-
lam countv. $3162.50.
E. A. Camp et ux to W. E. Gaither. 1
lot or parcel of land out of the Jose
Leal 6 laegue grant in Milam county, j
$800.00. . ^ „ I
Robt. P. Kerr, et ux to Mrs. O. E. ,
Barker, block 112. part of block 111 ,
to the town of Davilla in M. Davilla j
11 league errant in Milam county. $750.
J. II. Smith et ux to A. E. Conn. 1
61 3-1 acres out of the M. Davilla 11 |
land in Cameron. Milam county out
of the W W. Lewis league in Milam
W. H. Greg. et ux to P 1» "or-
center. 100 acres out of the J. tv..
Tvler errant in Milam county. *t£*OO0.
R. O. Moore, et al to J. S. Shoaf.
110 acres, more or less, 100 acres out
of the James Peeler survey and 10
acres out of the Sarnul More 1-4 lea-
gue both being in conflic* with the J.
A. DePena survey in Milan. c« untv.
$6,600.00. . „ _
F. W. Reed to Dr. J. G. Townsen.
lot or parcel of land out of the Martha
Rogers addition out of the D. Monroa
grant in Milam county. $3500.
j. j. Baggett *to W. W. McCollum,
all of blocks Nos. 35 and 43 out of
.Uj. Burnatt aildtiion to the town of
Milano in Milam county. $iw.uu.
J. J. Baggett to W. W. McCollum,
lots Nos t. 2. 3. 4. 5. ***' J, .»*>
block No. 12 in the Burnett a mi ion
to thetown of Mi ano in Milan) coun-
ty. $300.00. ,
S. J. Ward to Beulah Powers V. arc.
70 acres out of the Wm. Punchurd i
Milam county. $1.00.
N. M. Bullock to E. B. Phillips. 1»0
acres a part of the headright of Jose
Leal in Milam county. $1.00.
J. W. Perry to Ida Benson, lot No.
land East end of lot No. 6 and 7 in
block No. 7 of the Perry addition to
Rockdale in Milam county. $200.00.
Oil and Gas Lease Transfers
Mary J. Robinson, widow to E. J.
Dye OW, Faded
“Diamond Dyes” Make 8habby Apparel
awd New—So Easy Too
Bout worry a boat perfect results
Use "DmBKwLD^etC’ guaranteed to give
a new, rich, fadeless cater to any fabric,
whether wool, silk, linon, cotton or mixed
goods,—dramas, blouses, stockings, skirts,
children’s soots, draperies,—svsrything!
A Direction Book is ia package.
To match any material, have daalsr
show you “Diamond Dye" Color Card.
Cars leave t^ie terminals on an
hourly schedule. If you miss
or.e car, you can catch tl~j* next
cne, and thereby avoid long
No dust, smoke or cinders.
Cars arc scientifically ventilat-
ed all seasons.
Trainmen and Ticket’ Agents
are intelligent and' courteous.
It is their duty to answer ques-
tions promptly and courteously
Buchingham, 61 3-10 acres out of the
James Neille grant in Milam county.
Five years. $1.00.
W. J. Horton et ux to George El-
liott. 47 3-4 acres out of the W. W.
Hill survey in Milam county. Five
Joe Novonty et ux to W. M. Cobb,
76 8-10 acres out of the W. H. Walk-
er survey in Milam county. Five years.
Jim Smooth, et ux to W. R. Rogers,
100 acres out of the Rebecca Moore
league in Milam county. Five years.
Will Longmire et al to Lee Thomp-
son, 78 acres out of the J. A. Prewitt.
Five years. $1.00.
R. W. H. McCullock to W. C. Free-
man. 75 acres, more or less, out of
Leander Har! league in Milam countv.
Three years. $375.00.
The case of State vs. William Stre-
zenek, charged with violating the
liquor law has been called, and is
waiting the summoning of some ad-
In the case of State vs. Fred Ken-
nedy, charged with forget*-, defender.’,
was found guilty and given two years
The Commissioners' Court sat as a
Board of Equilization last week, and
sent out notices to those whose rendi-
tions would be effected. They are to
appear before the Board at its ad-
journed meeting on May 24th. The
Court also authorized the takine of
bids for road work in Buckholts Dis-
trict No. 8; Marak Districts No. 19;
Goodwin District No. 20; and Yar-
rellton District No. 25. Bids will be
received no till 11 o’clock a.m. on
i Monday, May 31.
Tha Quinine That Does Not Affect the Head
! Because of Its tonic and laxative effect, LAXA-
! TIVB BROMO QUININE i» better than ordinary
Quinine and does not canae nervousness nor
ringing in head. Remember the full name and
look for the signature of E. W. GROVE. 30c.
I am still in the business. Phone 36
and I wili cali for your clothc3 to be
cleaned and pressed and will do it
right. Guaranteed satisfaction.
THE UNIVERSAL TAILORS,
C.W. Ledbetter, Prop.
Just received—a fresh shipment
typewriter ribbons, for any machine.
These ribbons are the best made. Ab-
solutely guaranteed. Rockdale Re-
porter. phone 155. tf
Duilt Lorn* Service
and Constant: Saving
Copyright ujia Tns House of Kuppenheimer
—sensible quality clothes that fit and
have real style, commonsense smartness.
Clothes for American men whether
they live in town or in the country.
>EE the large and varied assortment of Kuppenheim-
er good Clothes we have already here for you—models
for all ages, all tastes, all builds; new Spring colors and
patternings. Some very attractive ones have just ar-
rived— stripes, checks and mixtures, new ideas in both
single and double breasteds, fine all-wool fabrics. They
are economical clothes—they wear better and look
better longer—lasting satisfaction.
- $30 to $75
Scarbrough & Hicks Co.
the house of Kuppenheimer Clothes
TT* URN ACES differ 03 much as people, r.nJ v/» welcome a
JL1 comparison of the Cahill with other pipekso furnaces. Thu
“insides” of a furnace are what count, and that is where
the Cahill excels. The casting are unusually heavy, unusually
thick and unusually well fitted and finished. This means that
heat is retained longer in a Cahill furnace, that the radiation of
heat is greater, less fuel 13 used, less attention is required, and
that cracking end breaking of the vital per ,3ii eliminated. The Cahill castings
guarantee greater dur-b»i.tyJ economy ar.J convenience.
The Cahill Furnace ia the result of 40 years
manufacturing experience, and embodies the
satr.'? manufacturing ideals which have given
to Cahill Grates ar d Fireplace Fixtures, an en-
viable reputation for quality and dependability.
LET OUR SERVICE DEPARTMENT
We will gladly aid you with advice absolutely
free and without obligation, if you will sand
sketch of your building, and number and size
The modern and ■nnltnry-
method of heating homes,
churches, school, factor-
ies and storea.One register
heats the whole house,
pie to Install,economl-
nd eat >• to operate,
U n i fo
on, constantly circulat-
write for free
folly- dcscrlblrg Cahill
Pipelees Furnaces andgiv-
Ing valuabla information
about hcitlng problema.
The young lady operators in the!
Rockdale exchange of the Southwes-
tern Telephone Company walked out
on strike at noon today, following
j the receipt of their salary checks.
The complaint of the girls is that
I they were promised a raise, effective
I May 1st, at which time the raise in
! local telephone rates went into effect.
I When their salary checks came and
] they found that the raise did not
; show they walked out. The girls are
j being paid at the rate of $30 per
Manager R. S. Moore says lhat he
feels certain the raise in salary has
been allowed, and that it is to be-
come effective as soon as possible, but
that the Company did not find it pos-
sible to change their books and re-
cords so soon. In Mr. Moore’s opinion
the strike was unnecessary and un-
Mr. Moore, with some inexperienced
; help, is making an attempt to oper-
j ate the exchange today. He says that
I relief workers will be sent out of
I Houston tonight and that the ex-
! change will be running as usual to-
SAM HOUSTON’S daughter
IS DEAD AT HOUSTON
A telegram received this morning
by Rockdale relatives announces the
death of Mrs. Nannie Morrow at the
home of her daughter, Mrs. Davis E.
Decker, in Houston, death occurring
Mrs. Morrow was the daughter of
General Sam Houston, and as such
her death will be of interest to the
whole of Texas. Her late husband was
a first cousin of A. P. Perry Sr., of
Rockdale, and Mr. Perry acted as
“best man” at their wedding. She was
about 75 years of age. The funeral
will be held at Georgetown Frio
Ravrn* of Tower of London.
The ravens are an Institution In tho
Tower of London, although there Is no
record that they nre one of Its historic
features. One of the yeoman warders
has charge of the ravens, giving each
a particular name, such as “James
Crow, thief,” If it suits the charactar
of the bird.
WHY SUFFER SO
For Curtain Rod.
In Inserting a rod in curtains If a
thimble Is placed over the end of the
rod It will run easily through the head-
ing. Tills eliminates the possibility of
tearing and saves a great deni of time
Local Agent, COFFIELD «TT)W. CO.
Arthur Longmire Jr., was over from
Thorndale today and stated that his
I motherinlaw, Mrs. J. A. Shapard, of
1 Arizona, is now a guest in his home.
£rsrS SHI6HESTIII SPILLS
Oil Creaking Shoes.
IlnvH you a pair of shoes that tnke
creaking spells much too frequently
for yonr comfort and pleasure? If
you have, simply put n small quan-
tity of linseed oil In a shallow dish
or pan and stnnd the shoe In It for
« few hours. This treatment wili
not only effectually prevent the
shoes from continuing In their
ercaklng ways, but it win also make
the soles last longer.
AA y.mr l>r*MrU« for CHI CHES TER 8
DIAMOND Brand PILLS in Rno and
Goi.d metallic boxes, sealed with Bl
Ribbon. Taks mo other. n»<fT«
;let and aak for CHI-OIIBS-TEB
Snieglrt and aak fnr CHI-OIIES-TEI
DIAMOND BRAND PILLS, for twenty-flve
yenra regarded aa Best, Safest, Atwajra Reliable.
SOLD BY ALL DRUGGISTS
Why suffer from a bad
dizziness and distressing ui
sharp, shooting twinges,
Rockdale people recommel
Kidney Pills. Ask your
Could you ask for strongi
Mrs. A. C. Callaway,
Rockdale, gave the folloi
ment: June 30, 1915 “Sei
ago I had kidney complainl
fered constantly with my 1
had throbbing pains in my
I could hardly get about,
ached and the action of
was too frequent. A fn*
mended Doan's Kidney P*
used some. They rid me
aches and regulated the a(
On June 28, 1919, M
added: “As the years go
in Doan’s Kidney Pills
er. They have never failj
that is claimed for them.1!
Prcie 60c, at all dealers,
ply ask for a kidney h
Doan’s Kidney Pills—thel
Mrs. Callawy hd. Foster-?
Mfrs., Buffalo, N. T-
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Cooke, John Esten. The Rockdale Reporter and Messenger (Rockdale, Tex.), Vol. , No. 12, Ed. 1 Thursday, May 20, 1920, newspaper, May 20, 1920; Rockdale, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth742694/m1/8/?q=houston: accessed September 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lucy Hill Patterson Memorial Library.