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WACO DAILY NEWS, FEBRUARY 18 1S92.
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THE NEWS IS THE OFFICIAL OR
GAN OF THE CITY OF WACO.
"I am for free cnuimcrco Willi all
lint in ." 'I'll nm no Jefferson.
Parties who fall to get their paper
promptly will confer a favor on The
News by notifying us by mail or tel
phone, and the matter will be rem
"Ilut right is rltlit. though it l.i io( -tfitii
)itiiitii; mill TaIiiiiiI Iiij It irhethvr It
retlrr.i nir In ;iWrilf' H or lljts Hie to high
er honors." lloger Q. Jlitlx.
Hogg is our meat.
Wanted A sausage mill to be de
livered tho day alter the state convention.
For Senator : Roger Q. Mills.
Platform : Long livo the staroyed
Goddess, and death to tho Tammany
For Governor: Goorgo Clark.
Platform : Give everybody a ohanco
for hfo, liberty and the persuit of happiness.
It is stated on good authrrity that
Chairman Reagan has fixed speoiil
rates on salt to Austin during the
spring and summer.
Tho Tyler Record says: ' If all
Texas politicians, who are working for
"No. 1," should suddonly die, what a
campaign wo should have during
lh'J2." Well Tyler wouldn't bo in it.
She would bo depopulated.
The Austin Evening News says:
"Tho Railway Commission is too firm
ly embedded iu the howls of tho peo
ple to tuako a Oght on now. They
are determined to give it a thorough
trial. But if tho Commission expoots
to stay it must give equal justice to
the peoplo and to the railroads."
Granted. The Commission is here to
staj but not the present Commission
ers who have demonstrated that they
know nothing whatever about tho rail
Toad business, neither have tho pro
visions in tho present law that turns
over to them every dollars worth of
railroad property in the state come to
stay, nor the present govornor who
forced the lust legislature to pass suoh
The Austin Statesman thus sizes
np tho Tammany candidate:
"David Bennott Hill is presuming
too much on the patienco of tho peo
ple in his continued lack of attention
tion to his duties at Washington
while ho remains in Albany manipu
lating aiTairs for his midwinter con-v-Gutiuu
Twice, at his request was a
matter of importance put off in the
senate, but when ho asked a third
time to have it delayed tho request
was sternly refused, and tho matter
was disposed of in his absence. And
this man who thus nogloots his sworn
duty, and who has mado himself so
obnoxious that tho family from whom
ho had leased rooms requested him to
vacate this man asks the Demooratiu
party for their nomination for the
highest ofJQco in tho gift of tho peo
ple! Impudenoo and self-assurance
flan go no furthorl''
Tho statesman might havo added
that this is tho man tho Hogg heelers
are trying to foist upon tho Texas
Democracy as its candidate for presi
United Statos troups aro raiding
tho Texas frontier just now in a liuut
for the Moxican bandit Garza and a
dispatch from Uarrizo says: "Some
officers will rush thoir command into
and round-up a ranch, oach ranch in
this lower country is a liltlo villago,
containing from 75 to liOO peoplo
dismount tho men and they will rush
from jaokal to jaokal hunting, as they
say, for revolutionists, and will take
Winchesters, pistols, saddles, spurs,
quirts and whatever thoy see they
want. They havo knocked down
doors and scarohed tho houses, brok
on opon trunks and ransacked thorn."
Citizons of Texas should not bo sub
jected to suoh indignatiesand it is tho
duty of Governor Hogg to see that
they aro protcoted ovon against Unit
ed States soldiers. The News is
aware that the governor has a heap on
his mind now in prose luting his
claims for re-eleotiou and A. 1". Alice
but those people out on the border aro
boing outrageously treated if reports
aro true; it is the business of the stato
department to ascertain whether they
aro true or not. The govornor should
instituto intervention proceedings or
something of the kind, and in this
caso we can assuro him there will be
no questions asked if his action is in
dofouse of the citizens of Texas.
THE NEWS IN BRIEP.
The Burlington road is considering the
propriety of laying a tloublo track from
Burlington to Council Bluffs.
The wife of Secretary Noble is accused
of affecting an English custom in chang
tho president's seat at dinner.
"White oppression of Indians has ex
tended to Alaska and the natives will
protest to the Federal authorities'.
JIrs. John Waddell of Padncan, Ky.,
found her husband and a young lady
alone together and cowhided both.
John Hough, a jealous husband, beat
his wife's head on the sidewalk in Chi
cago until her skull was fractured.
The two factions of the Democratic
party in Louisiana will compromise by
putting au entire new ticket in the field.
Senator Yeoman will introduce a
stringent liquor license bill in the Iowa
legislature in the hope that it will be ac
cepted by tho anti-liquor licpublicans.
Tho widow of Millionaire Snell, who
was murdered in Chicago several years
ago, has received letters threatening her
with death by dynamite unless she
Ex-Senator Fair is reported to have
made a will bequeathing $T00,000 to be
distributed ninons the Catholic. Piiitost.
ant and Hebrew orphan asylums of San
The revolutionists are fighting the
regular's in Chihuahua, and encouraged
by victory, their forces are rapidly in
creasing. Twenty Federal soldiers were
killed in a battle at Temocbi.
Yoiiiik Iliiyiuunil'N Clime.
Memphis, Feb. 18. Frank Haymond,
a dapper-looking gentleman, drifted into
this city a few days ago and mado him
self agreeable with everyone he came iu
contact with. He claimed to be agent
of Fannie Davenport, and played his
part so well that he captured the confi
dence of John H. Robb, manager of tho
Lyceum theatre, with whom he booked
Davenport for three nights and u mati
nee on reasonable terms. He was ii.hale
fellow well met with everyone, ' and
seemed to understand his business. From
Manager Galloway of tho Peabody
Hotel he secured transportation to New
Orleans, whither he has flown, first mak
ing verbal contracts for transportation
for his company, hotel contracts, etc.
Mr. Robb became suspicious and con
cluded to satisfy himself and eoso his
mind. He teleuranhed Messrs. Mnvnr
& Steam, managers of Fannie Daven
port, and a reply came from this firm to
the effect that no one one was author
ized to represent Davenport in the south
and that sho was not coining south
Carnegie und Tarty.
Houston, Feb. 18. Andrew Carnegie,
tho many-times millionaire, and a party
of friends arrived in the city in tho
splendid car Iolanthe, over tho Southern
Pacific. Tho party came direct from
Now York. From Houston they will
go to Mexico, and from there will pro
ceed to California. In tho party aro a
number of capitalists and railroad men
of New York.
Talk of a l.ynclilni;.
Little Rock, Feb. 18. At Red Blurt
Henry Black was whipping bis wife
when his stepdaughter interfered to pro
tect her mother. Black tinned upon tho
courageous girl and drawing a rovolvor
shot her in tho temple, death resulting
instantly. Black was arrested, There
is talk of lynching.
Mrs. Jno. .Iohnson,310 North Tenth
street is quite ill.
Now is tho timo to plant sweet corn
for roasting ears.
The Ilobson lino runs to tho Waco
Tho littlo son of Mr. Chas. Kophal
is still very seriously ill.
Tho lots in the Kirkpatrick addi
tion aro the oheapeat over offered in
Fish aro beginning to bito on the
Boique, and a fow plovor aro to be
seen on tho prairies.
Hilt & Co., tho coming great shoe
houbo of Waco, 414 Austin a-venoo,
will opon up about tho first.
Wrinkled corn and wrinkled poas
are always the best for planting.
Tho wrinkles aro caused by excess of
Wear your old shoes a liltlo longor
and wait for tho now shoo store, 414
All tho groceries have gardon seeds
and onion sots displayed, and hard-i
ware stores plows, hoes and rakes
spring is hero.
It is 6aid that nothing is certain ex
cept death and toxes. We may not
be quite so sure about death but there
is no shadow of doubt about taxes.
A great many peoplo go out to soo
the now artesian well at College
Heights. A new well is a mattoi of
Watch for tbo opening of to great
new shoo store, 414 Austin street with
a bran now fresh stook and all dainty
ino cpiaemio ot siOKness is over
and that of weddings is begun. It is
a Scylla and OharybdiB according to
tho theory of the old baohelar.
A glass frontage of seventy-five
feet is what the now dry goods and
clothing store on 5th and Austin
stroet will have for a display of goods.
The weather is still favorable to
fruit and small grain and each day
carries tho oo intry farther away from
the danger line.
Hilt & Co., 414 Austin, tho now
A big crowd of ladies took in the
na.atorium yesterday. It is increas
ing in favor with tho ladies and will
soon be tho most popular thing in
Tho llobson line runs to the Waco
Greenhouse 14th and Barron street.
Tho new shoe firm, will onnn nn
at 414 Austin streot, on or before tho
first, consists of Geo. E. Hilt & Co.,
ot Dallas, Mr W. It Tuoker and Mr.
Frank Connor, of Waco. It will be
a strong firm and be welcomed in
Tho lots in the Kirkpatriok addi
tion are high and dry, sandy, rich
loam for gardens, pure wator at six
teen feot, tho site ovorlooks tho oity,
most desirablo plaoe for homes and the
cheapest lots in Waco. Why rent
when you can get a homo lot on your
It won't be long till tho man with
a truck patoh will havo a littlo geyser
of his own and neighborhoods will
club together and have their privato
gUBhers to water their horses and
their gardens and privato natatori
ums will abound everywhere.
The oity street cars whioh now per
motato to all parts of tho city seem
about to supplant the buggy as a vo
hiole. Hundreds of businoss people
who used to ride in buggies now are
seen morning and night on tho elco
Oh, buy a lottory tioket this month,
by all moans, Charley, as you havo
been doing for the last fivo years, Buy
a half dozen. You might havo had a
good home by this time for what you
have spent for lottory tioketB and your
pationt wife and pretty children might
havo been under their own roof with
no landlord coming around monthly
to tell you to put up or get. out, but
that's nothinc, you'll strike it rich
aftor awhile. .Only stiok to it.
Thero aro thirty-Beven young men
in Waco who aro rapidly approaching
middlo ago without being married,
and who ought to bo married booauso
thoy are really estimable peoplo who
would oach one mako some good girl
a good husband. If one of them will
mako a break towards breaking up the
club the News will print his marriago
with a flourish of trurapots and a
oorrusoation of hyphens, exolamations
and adjectives, Thoro aro lots more
unmarried but it is a good thing for
FREE 5 FREE
Don't forget to Ask for the Consumer's and Merchants'
CONSUMERS. TAKE NOTICE.
That every Cash Purchase of ONE DOLLAR from any Merchant
whose name appears below entitles you to a FIVE PER CENT SCRIP
which they will accept foi FIVE CENTS on every
Cash Puj-chase of One Dollar
And take SPECIAL NOTICE, that tlic Metchants who belong to this
"" ",u mc ",u:,t wiue-awaKe ana keep the Best Selected Stock
Goods, and their Prices are the LOWEST.
Goldstein & Migel, Dry Goods.
C. P. Smith, Wall Paper
Old Corner Drug Store, Drugs.
W. M. Ragland & Sou, Jewelers.
Alf. Ilerbelin, Harness.
Geo. E. Ames, Books and Stationery.
Mrs. IS. J.
Harrison & Co. Hardware.
R. T. Dennis & Bro., Furniture.
Gabert & Bro., Tailors.
Love & Co., Music.
W. K. Finks & Co., Groceries.
J. L. Bergstrom, Photographer.
REAL ESTATE AND RENTAL AGENTS
WACO, : : TEXAS.
3 3 lb cans of Vanguard best
Peaches 8 50
Dodson & Hill's best in pints,
Superior Chili sauce, pint b'ts. 25
2 lb cans blakborrios, 5 for 50
1 lb can Monarch B Powder for In
Good family fancy flour, per sk. 1 25
Tho best green coffee 5 lbs for 1 00
Navy beans, 25 lbs for l 00
Hominy, 30 lbs for 1 00
Best preserves, per pound 0!)
30 lbs grits for 1 00
Dried Hpples,quarter8,best 16 lbs 1 00
And all other goods too numerous to
mention. Pleaso call early and leave
your orders, as I have a gieat rush on
Saturdays. Yours for low prices.
J. D Loktin,
At Chas Rast's Old Stand.
CITIZENS NATIONAL BANK
WACO, - - TEXAS.
PAID IN CAPITAL $100,000
SURPLUS AND UNDIVIDED PROFITS $106 000
J. X. DAVIS, Vice-president.
J. R. PAUKKB.
THOS. P. ABKKL.
Accounts Of bankl bankArq. marnhnntii fa-ma Mn.i...i.. . , ..-
?o5?Suo1tioifS.ntm.?i8l.?S',oun.,f MlK8one. Wo BlvperBonal and peoUl attentloi
Ji.hli.2:LilPimAn'5n1.Te.'xytna,1y' of Payment. WiohingB bought and sold 01
... u i.miuico.pjmuiui mo unuea ycaiea anaifinropo.
J. 8. MoLKNDON. President
W. D. LACY,
O. H. HiaaiNSON,
II. BLACK, Gashm
Manfactm ers 1
Alexandre's Baking Powder.
Alexandre's Pure Bpioes.
Alexandre's Java and Rio Blond Coffee.
Moore Bros' White Wine and Apple Vinegar.
Moore Bros' Pure Cider.
Moore Bros' Flint Candy.
Having purohased Mr. Alexandre's buslnesw eare now prepared to fill
orders promptly. Patronize Home Institutions. Sustain our oflorts to make
Waoo a Qreat Manufacturing Centre.
WACO. : : : : TEXAS.
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