Van Alstyne News. (Van Alstyne, Tex.), Vol. 17, No. 52, Ed. 1 Friday, April 28, 1899 Page: 2 of 4
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This is the lowest price ever made on good concen-
trated lye. A special purchase enables us to make
this price. Every can guaranteed.
10 bars laundry soap, 25c.
Sapolio Washing Powders, wash boards, scrub
brushes, tubs, buckets, etc., at RIGHT PRICES,
Good Things to Eat
At lowest possible prices, and no misrepresentation
of quality. Free Pertiait tickets with all cash pur-
Matthew .Quay was declared
“not guilty” bv the jury last
week. Of course.
i ot the man who was fulfilling Cranford assaulted in the blood
i to them every duty imposed by of her murdered hushatd.
i nature. At peace with the world,! . .... ---
serving God and loyal to human-j A BEAUTIFUL WOMAN.
1 ity, they looked forward to the1 _
A gaDg of thieves robbed a coming day. ;
number of our repr.wnt.tiv',! Noittowly the Murderer <rith direr.,,, of
of their pocket bo.k. while oo uplifted « -d-ancerl from the opm.ou ». to »b.t .b.r»cter,,no
th.nr wa, to San Antonio on April' rear»n«l ,ank it to the hilt in the *r* uei ee,ar> »»*'■ .e»j.. a.
lion. Tom brain of the unsuspecting victim
sition m congress
Who will fill Czar Reed’s po-1 21. They “teched
,V Wells for two whole dollars. Tearing the child from the motb-
■ 11 ■ —- er’s breast be flung it into
Whan will the nagro rapist There may be some significance pooi Gf blood oozing frem its j
learn that death is spaedv and attac hed to Thomas B.Reed mak- father’s wound,
sure for him who lays his brutal ing New 5 ork his future home. Then began the culmination
hands upon women0 There may be a presidential bee which has dethroned the reason j
buzzing in his hat.
A Connecticutt lad of sixteen
fell in love and married his Sun- Hon. J. W. Bailey spoke in j wi,j howl about thfc lynching, the
day school teacher, a lady of thir-1 Houston April II, San Jacinto ’ ^nstituUon will be pardoned
ty, last week.
Although the weather was
I HAVE YOU SEEN THEM?
If not, you’ve a pleasure to conic and see our New
and Handsome Stock of Dress Goods, Dress Trim*
The negro, Sam Ho-e, who
killed young Cranford and as-
saulted Mrs. Cranford in Geor-
gia some ten days since, was
i burned at the stake by Georgia
j citiiens last Sunday. The negro’s
j ears, fingers and other portion*
ot bis body were cut off and
passed out among the maddened
throng to be kept as souvenirs.
Then a can of kerosene was pour-
ed over his already mutilated
! body, woojJ piled around him and
then the match was applied.
The negro confessed the crime.
That he should die no one would
deny, but such barbarous pumsh-
I ment has a demoralizing effect on
! civilization. \Ve deplore ;the
mode and manner of putting the
black fiend to death, but when we
contemplate the awtul hellishness
of his crime, there comes upon
us a feeling to say Amen. The
Atlanta Constitution editorially
“The terrible expiation which
Sam Hose was forced to pay for
bis crime will aiouse a flood of
discussion, carried on by those
who know the facts on the one
side, and by those who do not
care for facts on the other.
But while the fori* of this
criminal’s punishment can not be
uphelp. let those who are dis-
posed to criticise it look into the!
facts—and by these tacts temper j
the judgment thev may render.
An unassuming, industrious
and hard working farmer, after
his day’s toil sat at the evening I the pictuie is painted of the as-
tneal. Around him sat wife aud *aulter in flames, go back and vie; to the utility of matters and things
children, happy in the presence with that darker picture of Mrs.
nigs, Laces, Embroideries, Laces, Silks, Etc. We
can show the prettiest line of
in town. We have a complete line of shapes in' all
the styles, Trimmed Hats, Sailors, Children’s Hats,
Babies' caps. A glance at the above Hues in the dif-
ferent departments will Suggest that you leave your
order for a nice Easter hat and dress.
There is a tendency to look more
- The election for a represent-
ative all over the county was just
a little too quiet last Saturday, j
Democrats did not go to the polls
and the result came very near be-
ing serious. The object of the
Nothing is more admired ,n ‘lotion l«t Saturday was to elect
than thoee three cardinal » r«r™«ntetive to bit the place
f Hon. S. P. Evans, deceased.
than heretofore. Tidiness, neat-
ness and a proper sense ot adapt-
ilnlity to one's environments is
regarded an essential qualifica-
tion; coupled with a modest dem-
eanor and gentleness of character.
1. O. O. i . ANM\ a.iiSAltV.
The North ^Texas Anniversary
Association of Odd Fallows met in
Van Alstyne Wednesday. In the
morning EIJ. J. M. Campbell of
i this city delivered the welcome ad-
| dress, responded to by Grand
Master Edwards, of Dallas. At
! 1- o’clock diuner was served at
the Odd Fellows’ hall, and the
table fairly groaned witn rich aud
rare viands, calculated to please
the most fastidious tastes. Hon.
.I.R.Gough, of McKinney, made a
j speech in the afternoon to the del-
egation ami \ isitors, aud as usual
j bis speech wa»* uell received. The
\ au Al-tvne orchestra treated the
gathering to their choicest music
at intervals during the evening
-e-sion. All day Wednesday every
j train brought in delegates and
’ visitors, until ;n every direAion
one’s eye rested upon fair faces
! and bright costumes.
At •» o’clock Wednesday even-
i mg the association met in the hall
, and attended to some degree work,
, and soon thereafter the Rebekih
ladies -pread supper and eveiy-
j body feasted. At 7:30 the ladies
! of the local order entertained the
i delegates at the opera house with
music and recitations.
With the meeting of the Leaguers
last week aud the meeting of the
Odd Fellows this week, the mer-
chants selling goods, grain eleva-
tors going up. railroad switches
- being put in. a deep well going
down, mew residences being built,
I it is little wonder that Van Al-
-tvne is a little proud just now.
The association adjourned Wed-
nesday night to meet in Sherman
woman. Tnere is a woman's
standard which differs material!*
from the oue long since recog
nized by her weaker half. For
ail men must admit that while
they arc strouger pLyaicahy, yet
they are weaker aud more fickle
thau wornon m seutimental mat*
| of the people of western Georgia ^ Women as a class are much
during the past week. As critics
viraeitv, amiability and
purity. It is thus plainly seen
that a beautiful wooiu is one
who possesses not only eternal
but internal traits of character, Election
which acts ss a beacon star to
to lighten the pathway of mao, eo
as to enable him to better dwell
in contemptlation of the inestim- much like Mr. Barnes had been
able value of God's beet gift. No “complimented” a little too darn !
pen has ever been able to fitly much. The total vote cast,
desoribe the mysterious influence throughout the couDty were;
Barnes „ 1051.1
Capt. John Tolbert of .Sherman
was the only man out for the
place but ou the morning of the
Denison commenced to
give Mr. Barnes a “compliment-
ary” vote, and when the returns
began to couie iu it looked very
IS YOUR LIFE WORTH 50 CfS
We defy the world to produce
a medicine for the cure of all
forma of kidney troubles that will
equal Smith's Sure Kidney Cure.
It restores the kidneys to their next vear
normal condition by carrying off
the one acid poison from yonr
system, and leaveg yonr kidneys
in a healthy condition. Ninety-
eight per cent of the cases treated , ,
with Smith's Sorp Kidnev Cure gniS*><
that have come under our obser-
vation have been cored. W* sol)
our medicine on a guarantee, if j cine, acting primarily on the Kid
w f*<1! mnnsev *____i:___ j L__«___j .
Many so called “bitters’’ are not
medicine, but simply liquors dis
so &* to evade the lsw.
Prickly A-h Hitters is not oae of
this class. It <• strictly a tuedi-
directions are followed; money-
will be refnnded by yonr drngc.tt
if no relief, after taking one bot-
tle. For sale by Dick Bond, the
An eishange tell us of a preach
er in the rural districts in Virgin-
ia who was aleo a deputy eheriff.
While he was wrestling with a
logical discourse one Sunday two
mountaineers, for whom he held
warrants, came in. The preach-
er stopped his sermon, went
down the aisle, drew his pistol,
and arrested the offenders of the
law, hand-cuffed th^p, placed
them in the pulpit near him and against
proceeded with his
over th^t dentines , of
Besiiie-* Uiey roere gniile, look, wink
Denison “done "it. DeuisoD, we
know you are largely cosmoplitan.
but you ought not to cultivate a
greater antics, because they love
to dwell in the realms of lan.y, in a beautiful womaQ
making a closer inspection ot the
for stating the plain facts. beauties of nature,
rainy and unfavorable, thousands The wjfe was ^ choked? j baVe a bjgbtr idefcl of wbal
eaiue ou o eai ira. Pnu thrown upon the floor, where her! gtttutes beauty io her sex.
cip esam men were consuer clothing lay in the blood of her Their perspective faculties in-
am not ocation, r,an am si huaband, and assaulted. Remem. tuitively are much more acute
ey wou d >e t e tic et to ead ! ber dark night in the country • and more censorious iu defining
MCtor7 home; remember the slam bus- beauty in woman. So with the
band, and above all. remember j e explanation tt woaid be a
The Dallas News would have the shocking degration which wa-1 *raule*8 *"®ort lor Bn7 IUHIj
.uv/vn. & & attempt to present his beau ideal
you >cneve t at it •- against, inflicted by the black beast, his of such a beautirul creatare with came to uS last week, and Yvith ad' , e ber m0lber gave
tiusts. A great many papers and ! victimswimniinein her husband s auy reasonable expectation of pleasure Yve X. It is a 5-culumu experienced yooug
politicians in the east are hbw mg j blood ag the brute held her meriting the approval of auy folio, with-J. Wayne 'Greer as wa® tbl6: As t0 boillDg'
great number of the fair sex. publisher. Dr. Greer was once
Where did you buy yaur geo
ctesf? See #. E. Cartn & re
□eve, liver and bowels aud For the
dangerous diseases that attack
these organs it is a remedy ot tbo
first grade. There is nothing ob-
jectionable in Its taste, it baa a
very agreeable flavor aud la ac-
ceptable to the most dolicate sto-
mach. Sold by L. A. Cartwright.
the democratic party to
has ever held
from such a one has made kings
aud potentates skake the very
tuondations of empires. Texas is
famous for the courage and
bravery of her men. but not lees
so than the’beam v of tier women.
Old Co'iTon Planter
trusts, Yvhen, perhaps,
discourse. | each and every one belongs to a
td the floor.
Keep the facts in niind^ \\ him
The Brazoria County Democrat | housekeeping among the bits of
to uS last week] and with ®dFic* that her mother gave to
ber that the longer a
Amelia Reeves could ecltpsa connected with the Van Alstyne tbe softer it gets. Rice, hominy
Radyard Kipling in a portrayal News, and through its -columns 8Dd cabbage are often spoiled by
of a beautltul woman. In soarmg j,e gave its readers some demo- QOt bein£ boiled enoug. Mrs.
among the etherial realms ot crutic pills, which had a cleans- i’oan£wife assimilated the words
n rare we find nothing that effect ing effect. Doctor, Yve wish for of w>edora and the night before
o: maa than beauty in woman. ]n the journalistic field, and may
asked ber husband what he
The purpose of tne writer is not the gentle, South Texas zephyrs ] wou‘1u llK^ My dear’ egge aie
to single oat any special repre- i----- . ■ ___ « . _______ _____| simple and easy to prepare. Boil
have a salutary effect upon your
ranging from 5c to25cts per yard
m neat stripes and stnal|
checks, 5 to 20cts per yard.
India Linen 9 5c to 25cts per yard. Piques
10 to 20 cts per yard.
Our corset department is
complete, comprising the
Lest and most and most popular brands, in-
cluding Warner’s Perfect Fitting, which
gives comfort and pretty form to the wear-
er, 25c to $1,50.
sentative. but rather to produce
| a character, w hich the cultured
j aud more easthetic man bas ever
! singled out iu prose aud poetrv
; as a perfect beauty.
There are crude diamonds, yet Missouri will succeed Senator
their intrinsic value aud great Jones as chairman of the national
brillianoy is enhanced only when democratic executive cu|niuittee.
[they have been refined in the -t- . ..-----
I furnace. So it is with woman. Cameron enjoys the distinction
| For though she msy be favored of organizing the first Joe Bailay
by nature with rare gifts as to club in the state. Their motto
(external appearances, vet without is,“Joe Bailey against the world."
polish of manner aud intellectual Let more be organized.
^ training, which comes through
. culture aud travel, she will shine
a half a dozen aDd be sure
wlUfe i lil° 1m,m. *•*►»••• jou .ad Wayne almost succc1 “"‘.““J
Ntd rev STIRE' ”
In soliciting your business we do so on the *3?
'$$■.merits of ot our goods and reasonableness ot 3$
fife of our prices.
I AUIll*band organdies in new and
YI LaVV llO iaintv spring patterns. Prc-
as ranging froi
Something new in Pol-
ka Dots, Plaids and
Stripes. 4 to lbcts per yard.
in the social world but dimly.
For it is true in tbis bright epoch
of our existence,nearing the close
cf Ihe nineteenth century, the
cultured man has become more
aesthetio in his taste. To be con-
sidered beautiful she must depend
too much upon the crimpring —
. fn.oir K„t When he turns into the first
iron or “coulem de rose,17 but
‘ loon be can get to be cads for
“dropsy,” and may you cootioue ,ber boiu,d 4
to live “a thing of beauty and a egg <> ao.ee than a,iuce fie.
joy ^'1 Mr*. Voaogwife amileg a weedy
It lasatd that ea-tidT Stone of »nd next morn
ing she was up early, and before
Oeorge was awake she had the
water boiling. An hour later
they eat down to the table, and
George attempted to open au egg
wbith his knife, but it resisted
his efforts even as a th'ng that
ossified. “Dear,” he said genth.
but eorrowfnlly.. **1 told you 1
liked inv eggs soft boiled.’’
Mrs. Yount wife burst into tears. \
“I had them boiling 55 minutes
1 by the clock,” she sobbed, “but
-«y. 5-tent Cigar.
See coupon below.
Good for one Cigar at
DicK Bond’s, *
Ira^fiood only for the brand of cigar mentioned.
Dallas, Te as April 28, 1899.
To DICK. BOMD, Vaq Alstyqe*
iiis; to bearerone"f our Reimported 5-eent cigars and
imle to our account.
Southern Cigar and tobacco Co-
Name ..............(Sign your nao^)
Only one coupon will be honored from one man. Absolutely no
exceptions to this rulet
It somebody don’t discover an
antidote for Hoegophobia right
awav, the editor of the Texas
S‘ate Journal is going to die a they woulden’t get soft!’’—New
most horrible death. w£en he Tork Journal.
gets up of a morning he' hears
ibe pigs squealing, and when he
puts on his shoes be imagines
they are made of poik skin.
On our line of Shoes and Clothing
We are sure we can save you money
We Want ypur trade, and have made onr fjfe.
■fjfe prices so low you will be sure to buy if you ^
call and examine our stock.
Ilook - flag!
^rrAND Com* TO— ft -M
IIUEEEE & IA1RETT. i
should use equal pains in dress
ing artisticai’y and becomingly
which is in kuowiog what colors
styles suits best her teatures,
complexion aud fori). The weak
est point in man’s nature is, m bis
admiration fur a fashionably, well
dreesed woman;—fittingly ex
pressed io these word*: **flne fea
there make bne birds.” A south
ern beauty, is one, pertect io
form, features, complexion, grace,
cocktail of baoon grease and
when he sits down to his desk to
write of Hoggism he swears his
faber is naught bat a spare rib.
| When he sleeps be dreams be is
being pursued by the herd of
swine mentioned in lbs Bible as
“Little Colde,” nrglected cts
thousands of death yearly. Peo-
ple who have used Dr. Sawyer's
WTld Cherry and Tar, recommend
it for coni-nmption.
For sale bv L. A. CartwaigtiL
The Monarch of Strength is
We have saved many doctor
bills since we began using Cham-
berlain's Cough Remedy in oui
home. We keep a bottle open all
the time and whenever auy of my
tney make their mad rush for the , fan)i,v or »yself begin to catch
sea. O he’s in a H—ogg of a fix co,d w® bf8'n t0 tbe «ongb
—Gateeville Messenger. remedy, and as a result we never
- have to send away for a doctor
Id aime et every neighborhood .and Incur a large doctor bill, for
ful in carriage, gentle In manners, there ie g0Die one whose life has Cbamberlain’e Cough,’; Remedy
oaltured and refined; eyes of a been saved by Chamberlain Col never fails to cure. It is certain-
■oft, dszzliDg brilliaroy, d»rk c QbCera and Diarrhoea Reme- ly » medicine of gi eat merit and
^»azle or light blue; hair of a rich jy, or who baa. been cured of di- worth.—D. 8. Mearkle. general
- golden tint, so j tbe use of that ttedi merchant and farmer.Mattie. Bed-
ford copnty. fa. For sale by
(ASMUTELl PI RE.)
Its strength comes from its purity. It is all pure coffee,
freshly roasted, and is sold only in oae-pound sealed
packages. Each packfige will make 40 cups. The pack-
age Is sealed at the MMIs so that the aroma is never
weakened. It has a delicious flavor. Incomparable
strength. It is a luxury within the reach of all.
Insist on •‘Lion” Coffee
Never ground nor sold In bulk.
None Genuine without Lion's head.
<!•« DO* Lion Coff** in bln atom.
•rod un 1'---- ‘-
WOOL«<)N SPICK CO
If your Grocer
ua bln dbeu. aDd addrraa that wa
may plan It 11# 881. there.
Du hot areop*
fashioned as toA«^*hlen Per' elne. Such persons make a point
sonal charms. A pretty hanu of telling of It when opportnnl
foot once all though in tbe ante j
bellum times, while still mnch
admired by some, is not so mnch
regarded by many as a special
sign of beanty. In past tbe tastes
of men have so radically changed
In these latter days that a larger
well shapened foot and band is
preferred. Tbe Kew Sooth bas
made necessary man? ohanges in
Us t—t—. mad style «f living
hoping that It may bs
the means of saving o!,'tr
For sale by Dick Bond. Druggis.*.
a slight cough is a alight tbibg,
hot it may become aerioos; do
oot hesitate to boy a bottle of Dr.
Simmons’ Googh Svrop; it will
core yoo. Sstisfaetion guaran-
teed. Fifty cents and fifty doses.
Soli by Mseis A Brown.
Dick Bond, tbe druggist.
Life is short; one bottle of Dr.
Simmons’ Cough Syrup may save
yonr oente a bottle,
Satisfaction guaran‘*ed or money
refnnded. Ask your droggis.
for sample bottle. Sold by
Moore A Brown.
Dr. Bay of Wbrtewrigbt visited
at JL GI. BeaU’s this weak.
8. L. McKinney,
I have in stock a com-
plete line of Furniture
ADd undertakers’ goods,
which will be sold gt
AT LOWKsr PRICKS.
N. B.: I am making a
specialty of refrigerators
Get you ooe and keep
S. L. McKinney.
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MMi r I'Tl
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