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WACO DAILY NEWS, FEBRUARY 27 1892.
w. nrn nniliorlcd to unnixinco Mr. .1. P
ooratu or McLennan countv.
toil COUIITY ATIOKNBY.
We are ant li rlcd to nimonnce Capt. T. A
Blftli as a -landldatn Tor cotuty li,r"y ,r J'hn
1 onnan county, subject to the action of tho
N. A llogati autliprlrrt td nnouuco
ho I. a c!.dhlato for countr a Morn jy o'
that no is a '". rr.Vinn .,f tho
McLennan county, uib u
Deo. ocratlc party.
Wonre anthorlred to anuoiincc .Joe Y. Ellison
a can.lhla to "ur Vhenff at tho cn.uInK eleo
lloS. Buhject to the action or the Democratic
W. L. Bnrko Is 8 candidate for sheriff of Slc
Lennan cotit.ty, subject to the action of tho
.. r-..i I. ..lli1Btn f.ir rn-nlcCtlon to the
omco i r BhcrtlT t f JtcLcnnau count . subject to
tbo action 01 MP ucmuoraiiii i'o'.j
The NiwsIh authorised to announce lie
CooV acMdldnte (or re c lecl on to i the office
of constable or rccinotnu.i J"u,"-""y," "","
ty, subject to tho action of tho Democratic patty
Mr Jame II. Lockwood authorlHH ub to
anDonncehlmas a camllilnto tor constnblo or
jirednct No. 1 Mclrnnau cuunty, eubjectto the
action of the Democracy.
y..w Viv. la .inthnrWptl to Aiuioanco John C.
Wctt ms a cnd date for nmyor at tho euBUluu
Tin Newk Is authorized to annnnnce that
jrityorC. ('. JIcCullocu I u can-iidato tor re
flection to tho otllc it mayor or N aco at tho
tiieniig election in April.
Election 1st Tresday in April. We are au
thorized to announce Major A llinchman as
candidate for the office of Mayor of Vt aco at the
omlng city election.
HHsrxxs Boiltr ftxsi.
Editor and General Manager.
Entered at the WatJ postoffloe as soc
ond class mall matter.
Largest Circulation of any Paper in
THE NEWS IS THE OFFICIAL OR
GAN OF THE CITY OF WACO.
"Hut right Is right, tliougli it in tint nl
iritya jiopiilitr, iiik J stmiil ; I ichetlier It
rttfreti me to prtritte lifr or lilts tne to high-
r honor." ltoger Q. Mills.
"I am for froo commerce witU
unt ion s. Tlioiiiai. .Icfforwon.
The Houston Post Quotes this
irom The News: "The way to
win in politics is to eet on the.
right side and tell it. The way to
lose is to get on the wrong side
and defend it." Then the Post
adds: "So far, so good; now, if
you please, which is the right
side?" The Post will find out if
it will keep on reading The
News. It takes a long time to
cet an idea into the heads of
some folks, but perseverance will
finally accomplish even that. The
News will persevere if the Post
Hon. G. B. 'Gerald as stated in
a card a few days ago is a candi
date for congress for the district
in which McLennan county is lo
cated be that district arranged as
it may. There is not the least
indication as yet what district
McLennan county will be in, nor
is there any indication as to the
other counties to compose it.
Judge Gerald however pur
poses to make the race
against the field even if he does
not know at this time its metes
and bounds orthe personnel of the
opposition. He has not begun
his canvass yet but his speech two
years a&o so far as it dealt with
questions of national import can
perhaps be -taken as a predicate.
His views then expressed were
sound and met with general ap
proval. There are of course ques
tions which have come to the
. . ... . .
iront since tnat time upon
which it is. 'necessary for him to
give expression, but Judge Ger
ald is not a man who is afraid of
any question of general or party
principles cr policy and he will
spleak no uncertain sound when
the time comes.
A OAT'S WORK AT WASHINGTON.
Senator Cockerell of Missouri,
and Representee O'Neill of Mas
sachusetts, have aroused the ire
of the department clerks by intro
ducing bills in their respective
houses requiring clerks to work
eight hours a day instead of six
and a half as fixed by the heads
of the departments. The Times
Democrat in the course of an edi
torial Says: "The senators arc
greatly divided on this subject of
exacting more work from the
clerks; and, notwithstanding the
production of irrefutable figures
showing that by increasing the
day's work to eight hours instead
of the present six and a half an
expense of between $300,000 and
$400,000" would be annually saved
to the country, the probabilities
are that the bill will be
defeated in the senate. Senator
Teller, of Colorado, has made him
self the champion of the clerks in
opposing the measure; and such
pitiful pictures of poor, over
wrought and aching brains and of
an intelligent work in conse
quence, docs he conjure up as
sure to result from the proposed
excessive work, that senatorial
sympathy is greatly on his side
and that the bill stands but a
meagre chance of passing. Eight
hours is not too much for any
man or woman to work each day.
Farmers work on an average
about twelve hours a day the
year round and men in some of
the professions do even more.
Of course the shorter the day the
larger the number of employes
required at the capital and as this
constitutes one of very desirable
political pulls it is not likely that
any reformation can be hoped for
Tho People's Party will mootn
Omaha, Neb., on tho 4th of July for
tho purpose of nominating a national
tiokot. Tho 8 votes of Nebraska will
bo cast for the Republican candidate
Tho Democratic cauous on tho ail
vor question on the 25th demonstrat
ed beyond doubt that tho Democratic
party can carry tho solid south with a
froo silver plank in tho platform.
To tho Worth Mail No, Georgo
Clark is not governor of Texas yet,
but Christmis hasn't coino this year,
How do you hko our anno unco
moot column? Thore is some mighty
good matonal there
Austin strcot, is hoadquartors, without
doubt, and Kirk and Roesing tho gents
outfitters. Tboro parlor, with dressing
room attached, is one of tho neatest
places in tho oity and their workrooms
ono ot tne busiest plaoe. Ttioy are
doing a big business and both of the
partners have carnod a reputation for
fino work, whioh is bringing in rich
roturns. Tlioir parlor oontains a fino
line of fine goods of latest Btyles and
patterns, ono of tho prottiest lots in
tho oity, and all straight oonsoiontious
goods selected with oaro and skill. In
nutting and fitting thoy havo no su
periors in tho sUto, and their trim
mings aro aspeoialty and always extra
superfino, whilo their workmon thoy
employ aro all firat-olaas artists. So it
comes that every suit made by these
popular morchant tailors aro always
first-class in fabric trimming, work
manship and fit. You oan tell them
on tho street by their out ana stylo
and neatness. It is their reputation
for fino anil oonsoiontious work whioh
is giving theso populor tailors a rush
in theso dull timos. Thoy aro now
employing from ten to twelve hands
constantly, and are yot orowded with
work. If you are in neod of a nobby
tuit call at No. 314 and you will got
Wear your old shoos a littlo longer
and wait lor tho now shoo storo. -Ill
I Austin strcot.
1,0 Vi)lyii; X JL'.
Look out for m big specialty sales
Saturdays, J. A. Harly.
Finost liquors for medioal pur
poses at J. A. Early's.
Pioklod and spiced pigs,' feot 25
cents a dozen at J. A. Early's.
Tho St. Louis Shoo Store whioh
has boen for a long timo in business
on Gth and Austin streets will close
up this week and next week tho pro
prietors leave Waco for good, going
to Boston. Mass. Thoy are nice poo
plo and Waoo will rogret to I090
tbom. Thoy aro selling tho rest of
this wcok at most any pnoo and will
ship what goods aro left baok to Bos
ton. Those who need anything in the
shoo lino oan got big bargains tho rost
of tho week.
Am overstocked in prcsorvos, finest
line in tho oity, selling at cost. J. A
Tho lots in tho Kirkpatrick addi
tion aro the cheapest ovor offorcd in
Now York seed potatoes genuine at
J. A. Early's.
Whore Ignorance Is not Bliss. 70
Texas Reports 283; 7 S. W. Re
porter 742 Seale vs. Baker.
These important dooisions, firmly
establish tho porsonal responsibility of
omcers and directors ot oorporato or
banking institutions in Texas and
should reooivo the careful considera
tion of mcrohants and business men
generally. This responsibility oannot
bo avoided by tho ploa of ignoranco of
tho affairs of the bank or company
they represent, and if supposed yoarly
examinations of tho books aro careless
ly, indifferently, or falsely made,
wheroby said direotors and tho public
aro deceived as to tho truo oondition
of affairs, thoy are not exousod or held
less liablo, and tho depositors and
stockholders who aro losers thereby
oan recover. Audits and examina
tions of books of a company or corpo
ration should bo mado by special and
disinterested accountants, of estab
lished reputation in their businoss,
for tho benefit and protection of
officers, direotors, stockholders, and
tho publio generally.
Read Their Ads.
Tho new store now oooupied by
tho Lo wine Bros, is undergoing im
provements wLioh will make it in a
low days ono of tho most convenient
places in tho city as it is ono of tho
largest. Great skylights are being put
in tnd tho elootric lighting is to bo on
a largo scalo. Tho junior partnor is
now in New lork buying, aDd new
goods aro arriving daily. Tho stock
for spring will be ono of the finost
ever offered to tho pooplo of Waco,
and embrace all the newest designs
and patterns in staple and fanoy
goods. This exoellcnt firm whioh for
the last twenty years has been doing
business in Waoo has always kept
abreast of tho times and thin year will
surpass all previous efforts to
please tho groat publio taste, in all dir
ections. With their great new stock
arriving and to arrive they will be
distanoed by no similar firm in the oity
and with every oonvenienoe, and low
prices will make tho season of 1892
conspicuous. Ladies who aro all wido
awake on dry goods both aa to quality
and prioo should never miss the fresh
bright advertisomonts of tho Lewino
Bros, which appear in The News as
they from time to time sot forth tho
attractions to purchasers. It is a pe
culiarity of this firm that their bar
gains offered from timo in their ad
vertisements are always up to tho
promises mado in tho ad. and being
often bottor. Ladies should makp tho
advertisements of Lowino Bros, a
My delinquont list will be published
on or about tho 2nd day of Maroh,
next, so don't censuro me if you see
your proporty advertised for Bale, as I
omnot wait longer Come and pay
your oity taxes. Respectfully yours,
a. is. Humphreys,
Assessor and Collector of City Taxes.
Three horses, ono ten-horso power
ongino and boiler and a lot of shelving
and storo fixtures. Cheap and on
good terms. Moore Baos.
" m W ' !
(Elegant room moulding slightly
damaged at your own prioa at Thomp
son's E. E.)
una wniBKey iiamts
cured at home with
out palu. Dookof par
ticulars sent riti:u.
FREE 5 FREE
Don't forget to Ask for the
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 for FIVE CENTS on every
Gash Pur chase of One Dollar
And take SPECIAL NOTICE, that the Mctchants who belong to this
Association aro the most wide-awake and keep the Best Selected Stock of
Goods, and their Prices are the LOWEST.
Goldstein & Migel, Dry Goods.
C. F. Smith, Wall Paper.
Old Corner Drug Store, Drugs.
W. M. Ragland & Son, Jewelers.
Alf. Herbclin, Harness.
Geo. E. Ames, Books and Stationery.
Mrs. B. J. Doss, Millinery.
3 3 lb canB of Vanguard best
pcaohcB $ 50
Dodson & Hill's best in pints,
Superior Chili sanco, pint b'ts. 25
2 lb cans blakberries, 5 for 50
1 lb can Monarch B Powder for IB
Good family fanoy flour, per sk. 1 25
Tho best greon coffoe 5 lbs for 1 00
Navy beans, JJ5 lbs for 1 00
Hominy, 30 lbs for 1 00
Best preaervoB, per pound 09
30 lbs grits for 100
Driodpples,quarters,bost lGlbs 1 00
And all other goods too numerous to
mention. Please call early and leavo
your orders, as I havo a great rush on
Saturdays. Yours for low prioes.
J. D Loftin,
At Ohas Rast's Old Stand.
CITIZENS NATIONAL BANK
WAOO, - - TEXAS.
PAID IN CAPITAL $100,000
SURPLUS AND UNDIVIDED PROFITS $106,000
J. 8. MoLKKDON. President. J. T. DAVIS, Vioe-presldent. L B. BLACK, Gashlii
W. D. LACY. J. E. PARKK11,
0. n. maaiNSON, thos. p. abxkl. oauthlo,
Aoooants of bank, bunker, merchants, frmor. moohanloi ul other oI&sbm solicited. W
pay as muoh attention to snasl oooountaas large one. We giro pergonal and ipeolal attenttoi
to oar ooUeotton department, and ronattn day of pnrment. Bzohonga bought and sold 01
aU the prlnolpal points of the United Stntea and Europe.
fflanfactm ers i
Alexandre's Baking Powder.
Alexandre's Pure Bpioea.
Alexandre's Java and Bio
Moore Bros' White Wlno and Apple Vinegar.
Moore Bros' Puro Cider.
Moore Bros' Flint Candy.
Having purchased Mr. Alexandre's buslneswe a ro now prepared to till
orders promptly. Patronize Home Institutions. Sustain our efforts to mak
Waco a Great Manufacturing Centre.
iso:iSi0r9 dpic::k: e od &s Co.
WACO, : : : : TEXAS.
FIBE : INSURANCE : AGENTS.
Plate Glass Insured Against Breakage. : . : : : 1 1 1
: : : : ; Represent a Line of First-Class Companies
Prompt Attention to all Business Placed with us.
OFFiaa uymsit iiotktj jiotax,
REAL ESTATE AND RENTA
O. W. DWJD
Tho old Orand llulldlno,Xorthof l'laza,
irAao, tux as.
The finost vehicles and horare in th
oity. Gall oarriages for ladies a spo
cialty and when desired, ladies can
have a driver in livery. All trains met.
Prompt attention to all orders and
boarded on reasonable terms,
Consumer's and Merchac ts'
Harrison & Co. Hardware.
R. T. Dennis & Bro., Furniture.
Gabert & Bro., Tailors.
Love & Co., Music.
W. K. Finks & Co., Groceries.
J. L. Bergstrom, Photographer.
Blond Co lib e.
satistaction guaranteed. Horses