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ALL OVER (HE STATE.
Crisp and Choice Culling! Condensed
fre Daily Press.
RACY ROUND-UPS RENDERED READABLE.
A Complete Breviary of Inlereitlng Mem. Gathered
trom Atl Parti ol the Empire Slate ol
Alderman Baroa l Gainesville .ij pi IT UIQ U TA DT I M Tlllfl
been deoUrod Ineligible by the elty ' U U I HIO ntAHI IN I WU.
council, not having bcon a resident
A Most Cowardly Murder GrowiJfJ Out ol
Rivalry lor a Cyprian's Affections.
MANY JEWS OP YALTA KILLED BY A MOB.
In L'UiCttu county resides a "boss"
tiogro for ehlhUcu. Ms name Is
.Muses Williams. IIo Is f5 yoars old,
vtvy shmt iind quite healthy. Ho
was married twleo und had bom to
him foity-llvo children by tho two
wives. My tho ilrst ho had twenty
, three I'hildren three boys and twenty
girls bv the second twenty-two chil-
dien two boys and twenty girls. He
has forty grundehlldieu.
At Union Valley, In Wilson county,
three pons of tho late Pink Iludgins
of that pluco went by moonlight to
enjoy u neighbor's watermelons Tho
owner hud poisoned tho melons and ns
tin' boys uto hcuitlly one died in the
patch, another foil dead as ho ellmed
oei tho fence and the third manured
to 1 each homo, though in a dying con
dition, telling tho fato of hU broth orb.
At Sim Antonio, when the United
btatos commissioner read tho chargo
to J. I) May of attempting to rob tho
San Antonio and Aransas Pass train
recently, and asked him whether ho
was guilty or not, and whether ho
wanted an attorney 01 not, tho pris
oner, who seemed very dejected, re
plied: "I don't wunt any lawyer. I
don't need any. I am guilty. "
1J. MeDanicI, county judgo of Kills
county, lined Judgo M. P. Teinplcton
so oral times tho bumo day, amount
ing to jJfHc, and ordered the sheriff to
remove Judgo Teinplcton from tho
court and Incarcerate hlra until tho
fine uu- paid. Judgo Temple ton ha-
filed a suit against the county judge
for -t 5 "no actual and if 50. 000 exem
At Port Worth rccontly a shooting
scrapo In tho Merchant's national
bank occurred between Mr. A. P.
Smith, cnshler of the bank, and Mr.
R. M. i'age, flist vice-president.
There were toven shots fired in all.
Mi, i'age received a slight flesh wound
in tho left bUIo. Mr. Smith is unhurt.
Both woro arrested and gave bond..
for twolvo months prior to Ms elec
A comparison of the tax asp-sor
1 oils -of tho city of Dallas shows a
nhrinkagoof $1,000,000 in one year,
aggregating now $21,000,000.
1. M. Smith was klllod by the cars 1
of tho Mls&om'i, Kansas und Tux a
railway at the Echo junction two
miles from Temple recently.
At Paris recently a (iertnan gar-
dencr named fatelnko was arrested Omaha, Neb., July 17. Andrew
charged with attempted assault on his . Ryan is tho victim of one of tho most
housekeeper, Mrs. Volmar. cowardly murders over committed.
The ratio of illiteracy among tho Tho slayer is (icorge alias "IJonosey"
chldicn in Dallas entitled to attend Williams. J. no murder was com-
"Tom King," a Discarded Wile, Bccomei in Out
law, Leader ol a Daring Band, ond It
Arrcrted for Hone Stealing.
public (schools Is: Whites 3.10, and
colored 20. CO per cent.
There were 700 head of beef rattle
rccontly shlppod from Cutulla. Somo
to Chicago, nemo to New Orleans and
homo to St. Louis.
Tho biidgo ovor Mlllcieek on tho
Austin branch of the Houston and
Tonus was burned recently
trains tor a while.
m it tod early yesterday morning in
front of a liouso of ill-fame in tho
lowor part of town, Ryan was liter
ally cut to pieces by his assailant and
death was almost Instantaneous. Tho
men had been rivals for tho affections
of ono of tho inmates of tho dive,
Saturday night they were together
with friends at tho place drinking.
delaying One oi tho party paid for a bottle
of beer with n t bill and when tho
Citv fieri: William M-t.raln of Dal- change was returned Williams and
lus has losigncd. Ho issumoiiau Gcorgo Poylo quarreled over the
shoit, but his bond is good. amount. Ryan took sldos with Poylo
. 1SH SMoftn( at thQ flido of t" -Ioop and waited
tu l:!u tonyy-;Bt.&00 forUnnto come out. When ho a p-
nt drill's sale recently. Uw mm,dci.er poimcod up0n
A Mexican named Francisco went him with a largo clasp knife and be
lli bathing In tho Gtuiduluno river at fore anv ono could interfere ho in-
ilietod eight wounds, cutting Ryan's
heart in two, cutting his throat and
West Shore day express- No. 1 was f
ivrecked in tho yard In tn southern
part of tho city yesterday, Sovoral
persons wore klllod and fifteen or
twenty injured. Two of the dead had
oach an arm torn off. Tho train con
sisted of nn engine, baggage car,
throe day coaches and a Wugnor
sleepor. The train was- well fillod
with passengers. Car No. 71, in
which nearly all tho casualties oc
curred, had every scat fillod.
Tho train wus a fow min
utes late at Cornwall and made
tho distanco from that place
to tho southern limits of Nowburg at
a very rapid rate. It crossed Quas
aulck creek, a mile south of tho sta
tion, ran a fow rods further undor tho
Pennsylvania Coul company's brldgo,
then ran Into an open switch In tho
West Shore yard. In that yard a
train was standing ready to pull out
to tho main track. The day express
onglne struck tho freight engine with
terrlblo forco. Tho engineer jumped
and was slightly hurt. Tho fireman
also jumped and craped Injury. Tho
train crashed through the freight and
all tho cars are more or less smashed.
Day coach No. 71 following tho sleeper
hod its side torn off. The soeno
Ut DrU JtrcilU 1111 I.xprrlcuce
"Abo's a groivin boy now, nn E
I'ccon I'd bettor cut this suit o'clothosj
good an' large to allow for his flllla1
out and longthonliV," remarked Mrs.
Davis briskly, as alio stood shear ial
hand in front of tho dining-room table
on which the cloth for- Abe's now
suit was spread out.
Abo lbokuri wistfully at his father.
"Well, now, Murthy," t-ald Mr.
Davis mildly to his energoth holp
mate, "I dunno as I'd cut, it to much
moro'u fit Abo ef I was you. Roys
aro pooty hard on their elotln s any
way, an' I cal'late u the tin 10 Abo
has growod too tight 10 be comf'taido
into that suit it' 1 be about wore
Mrs. Davis look- a -loubtf'i i,, at her
hubband. He had not a r. . itation
for groat llboralln, yet h to he was
advocating a plan which was almost
surotorosult in a j-nr-. waste of
goodoloth." for Abo had no younger
brothor to take his outgrown 1 tothns
"Ye sco." bogan Mr. Davis again,
feeling that he wanjhe object of em
barrassing scrutiny Trom his thrifty
Goiualos and drowned.
Piom June :10, 1890, to Jan. 1, 1893,
there has been 12G miles of railway
constructed In Texas.
The htute penitentiary board Is
making an Inspecting tour of convict
farms and camps.
in this car was terrible. Sovoral 1 8l,0UsQ- "I alius ree'lect ahoy that
laying open his breast and abdomen.
The murderer has confessed.
persons were killed outright and near
ly all the rest moro or less injured,
Those able to walk started out on
foot for the station and wero seen
with bruised and bleeding faces mak
ing their way painfully and slowly la
tho hot sun. William II. Callahan of
the Pennsylvania 00 al ofllco near the
scone, heard the crash and upon
learning the causo sent word to the
central telephone ofllco to notify every
was rained in Lndorvillo, not fur
from whore wo lived till I was wotl
Inter my teens.
' His mother mado it a practice to
'allow' on that boys clothes tho
. whole during time, an' It was a drot
I ful trial to him, I can tell yo, I I
know him pooty woll, beln' ralsod In
, tho same town, yo see.
"IIo was a kind of a plndlln.'
lanky boy, an wouldn t hev looked
pollcoman in the city to go to the oxtry good, anyway, but his olothes
Guinmn, Ok., July 17. Tom King,
charged with horse theft, who ea-
V. 11. 111)1 ot Chicago shot himself caped from tho Oklahoma City Jail
on tho bcich at Galveston recently, thtce weeks ago, was capturod horo
Ho will recover, , at midnight Saturday night. The
l'nink Attoway, 14 years old, has prisoner Is n woman, though dressed
boon arrested at Commorca on a ln men's clothing for months and
i chargo of theft. affects tho style and manner of a cow-
I rn .r r. . i in i hoy- Sho wus n half-brocd Cherokeo
1 , .nnn C, !" i Ti gi who married a liveryman named
, about 50,000 on freight yards and do. . of thu c smJ&l ymn
I r19 m " aco' and last year hor husband found her
valloy .Mills, uosquo county peoplo in a compromising situation with a
aro eating watermolons raised in Bra- prominent physician and attempted, to
zorla county, Blioot him. boon after sho loft here
Tho work on the jeltlos at Sabine aai ,los' 8l,lccl 1j0'ii masquerading as
Pass as also at Galveston Is progress- a ma anl loading a daring band.
I Ing rapidly. -
Tho city attorney of Fort orth
1 still making war on the variety
J J tllfltftS.
Ti..ni.. im.H n...i.tn ti. m.....JI
HUkUllblV II lie, lUI Mill, VI1U 1,'IUUU. ',T r ,. ,,. ,
o4or. ol Henry Du-htr.. viho UvCii-JSSfJ;? "ypyi, powaer an-aQ.
about Ilvo mtlos north of Lancaster, i , -- - - --- ---v i the Btreots,
UUillUU. nnn,ml 1. ra...o nA tn,1 In t,o
The grasshoppers aro destroying ' theaocupants from town. Tho Jows
tho cotton around Saralvo, E1U fougllt baok. A dozen woro dragged
county. into the streets and boaton, Many
Chinch bugs are doing great dam- "'ore klllod. Houses owned by Jows
ago to corn in some parts of Grayion wero p'-undorod and wrecked. Troops
Work on tho Fort Worth and Dallas
electric road is to begin in a fow
Tho city council of Waxahachle Is
negotiating lor a system ol water Ganoway. accused of the murder of
wol'ts' old man Harrison, near .Simon. I. T..
Waco will spend ffoOO per month in
making her advantages known to tho
scene and ln half an hour there vor
a dozen doctors attonding tho wound
od. Four persons weie killed in
stantly and seventeen wero more or
Munj Jen. KUI.d.
i St. Petersburg, July 17. The
Jews of Yalta ln Crimea refused to
1 obey the docreo to retire Last week
Dallas county, accidentally shot him
self fatally. Ho was trying to shoot a
coon that his dog was ln a light with.
Hocontly at Marshall tho G-yoar-old
daughtor of Mr. and Mrs. Hasllp was
sttaoked by a vicious cow, which
'tossed hor about twenty feet in tho
air and Injured hor so that sho Is not
xpected to llvo.
II. J, Bacon of Falntrock, ltunnols
county, who has been an execssivo
cigarette smoker Is dead. It afToctod
his brain and this, tho physicians Bay,
was the cause ot his death. He was
40 years of ago.
Tho railway projected near El Paso
Is to bo called the Hio Grando North
ern. It will extend from Van Horn
on the Texas and 1'aolflo to San Carlos
eoal mines, a distance of thlrty-flvo
jBl Vim, Bob and John Lee, who have
) fceenNn jail at Groenvlile, charged
with the murder of Bob Wilson, near
Wolfe City, five years ago, have been
released from custody on $2000 bond
Judge B. II, Bassett, tho newly
elected professor of law in tho state
university, fell down tho hotel stefls
at Austin and broke his leg. The In
jury Is quite painful, but not danger
ous. Near Itlslng Star, Eastland county,
at a plcnlo, the little 4-year-old son of
Mr. Hodnott foil ln the track of a
flying-jenny and was severely out
and bruised about the head and face.
Surveys have been made for an ox
tension of the Austin and Northwest
ern to Mason from its present term
inus at Marble Falls, Texas. The dis
tance to Mason Is about forty miles.
Y. K. Bell, a cattleman from Palo
Pinto county, and Goat Walker had a
shooting allalr ln tho White Elephant
Baloon a few days &lnce. At Fort
Worth. Nobody hurt.
MissSuslo Zoouno committed sui
cide at Belton recently taking mor
phine. Sho had been engaged to a
young man for several years and ho
married another girl.
Near Penntlsvllle, ln Anderson
county recently, Warren Jones was
shot by Jlmmlo Nicholson, a school
teacher, botb colored. Their troublo
was ubout money,
A nogro in Bruzorla county was mot
in tho road by a largo stray dog,
whloh attacked him und bit him to
death. Tho dog was uftorwards killed.
It was inad.
A fow days since at Kosso, LImo
stono oounty, Or. W. A, Bedford was
thrown from his buggy by a runaway
horse and seriously hurt about the
only .v- for their failure. A posse
Ie(-ertoolt-pC'BsSsSsn-I4J3Utu",8 obos'Sd the bandit, to the suit c
ots, broke into tho houses mountains, a running flro being kept ' a
i... r. j .-t . ji. i tin fta Innir na t.liAw niilr1 tin aonr. Tim H K
wore called to the town to r'
ordor. Nono of tho rioter
killed and but fow Injured.
Takru to Artlmoris
Ardmoue, I. T., July 13 norace
So far this season 176 dogs have
July 8, was brought hero yostorday
from Cooko county, T'ox. Deputy
Marshal Troeman will got $200 re
ward for making his arrest. Harrison
been officially and legally killed In was strucic with a heavy club, crush-
Dallas. 'n6 '"s s'cu" at tt slnglo blow. The
,, ' . ., , . , , ., , oaso Is being investigated by Com-
At Marshall Johnnie Fogelman died mlssioner Gibbons to-day.
from the affects of a klok from a
h"e- Killed a Juileo.
At Yoakum on July 28, the people ClTr or Mexico, July 10. A sensa-
wlll celebrate tho anniversary of the tlonal tragedy occurred In tho court-
'0wn" room at Tabasco Thursday. An out-
At Llano Willie Borrer was killed , law named Francisco ltodrlgnez was
by his horse stumbling and falling on found guilty and the judgo had just
him. finished reading his sentonco when
September 21 Is Denlson's birth-' u.18 P"soner tirow nis pistol ana dis-
Chlltlreji an.l line.
Gutiihie, Ok., July 15 In tho
0ago country two little children of
J. M. Hind wero attucked by wild
hogs, and boforo tho unlmals could bo
drlvon off tho youngest child was so
badly mutllatod that it will die, and
tho other was torn and lacoratod in a
duv. and thnt nllv will , ,... ciiargeit it at tno
The Knights of Pythias have organ-
ized a lodge at Benjamin, Knox oounty.
The streets ot Whitney aro being
graded and paid for by subscription. 1
Tho railways of Texas are prepar
ing to enforce the anti-scalpers law.
At Calvert, Jim Moore while bath
ing ln the Little Brazos was drowned.
At Bolton, on July 4, the county
clerk issued four marriage licenses.
Tho Dallas cotton mill have closod
down until tho tlrst of September.
An election will bo held at Winsboro
on tho 15th, Inst., for postmaster.
A new postonlce has been establish
ed attMaud, Bowie county.
Whltocaps aro ropoi ted to be or
ganized in Victoria county.
Grayson county has just redeemed
$4000 of hor jail bonds.
At Greenville four "crap" shooters
woro fined $17.70 each.
Tho whlto barbers of Galveston will
organize a union.
Jacksonville, Cherokee county,
wants a collego.
Tho hay crop of the state will bo
El Paso is to havo an .fSOOO Metho
The colored barbors of Dallas are
Burglars havo been working Austin.
bullet took effect, killing the judgo
Bangor, Mo., July 14. A shower
of millions of half-Inch toads Is re
ported about Grand Falls. Tho roads
are coverod with thorn. It Is thought
thoy wero swept up tho river by thu
waterspout that occurred a fow duys
An Imllikna I.ynchlnp.
Vinoennes, Ind., July 15. Allen
Butler, colorod, was lynched by a
mob near his home ln Lawrence
county, Illinois. Butler's son had se
duced a white girl and Butler, who Is
a horse doctor, performed an abor
tion. Chief of the Sioux Dead.
Pine Ridoe Agescv, July 15.
head chief of tho wholo Sioux nation,
dropped doad Thursday at New Castle,
noar the Wyoming line,
A Hallway- Dl.ii.te
Nbwburo, N. Y Jul 14. The
The Starr Oanr Again.
Litti.f. Hook, Ark., July 13. Nows
was reccivod here yesterday from
Thompson, Ark., to tho otleetthnt the
fragment of tho old Henry Starr gang
of train and bank robbers Tuesday
night made an uttempt to sack the
generul store of John II. Pool of the
ftVinvn nlnoR lint wnrn fplirlitnnnd offhv
two doputy Vultod States marshal, motheruj wasn't quite so forehanded
...i ii.. ... T..t t i ... in In tiii-tli' lilnna nnfl .MitHti.
wnuin mo mc run unt nuu in waiting " ---
far fThn.rnmlnr ltot'lnrf noaVB nn- "An' I TCC lCCt 1DV latlXCp'S OaO
tlce that tho attempt was to be made. sayln to me- rote-mn to that boy an
Tho robbers had beon camped in the the J0? , ho looked, that h
mountains a few miles from hero for viewed it 'more thlnga was up 114
several dayB. Tho nbseneo of Henry aUwia; than was evor wasted mamn'
Star." their loader. Is thought to bo the a ffOo-VnlV . moan
. ' ...'.... . irnva W I
alluB hung ofC'n him, jost as ef he'd
boon left out in the rain sometime und
"Ills mother wa'n't a master hand
at cuttin' anway; not anywheres ai
good a- you bo. Martha," said Mr. Da
vis, fcolln- that horo was an oppor
tunlty for a handsomo compliment,
which was received with an air ot
comeloua worth by his wife, "an1 It
was a Borrerful night to boo that boyl
"Ho never raught up to tho size of
his garments, to my knowledge)
novorl An other boys used to poke
tun nt him conslu'blo boys whoso
V 1 say,
jLeres near him, an'
up as long as they could bo scot.. The
robuors wero armed with W lnchostors.
A Terrible Storm.
New Orleans, La., July
grows out i tt fore it's wore
git him a new ono."
Mr. Davis wont oui the barn.
and Mrs. Davis began to out the new
suit, pinning it on to the patient Abo
now and then to try the ottec.
louth s Companion.
When she said at last,
steamship Franklin, from Uonlto via
fs.ll.tn CnnnloVi llnn.1iina i.plilnli n
i,i .'... ..,in .,.,. ,!, aplacowuoro you can g
":r.fu,.:r."' '."? . ..' .. .. '. uurrlcd out to his father.
u luuiuiu atuiiii DiYupu biiu iuuii v
Honduras. The storm commenced
July 8, lasting ten hours. Tho storm
was blowing from tho northeast, veer
ing to tho northwest and wost, thence
60iith and died away with tho wind
from the east. Fruit plantations wero
damaged badly. Vessels wero in
jured. At llonlto 6000 bunehos of
bananas awaiting shlpmont were
washed away by heavy seas. A num
i olTect. says
WvJ got to
go vjw,m he
I'm roal obleogod to you, father,
for what you said," ho remarked,
with evident gratitude. "My last
suit o' olothes was so big for me
1 Sho, boy, don't you s'poso I no
ticed HP" Interrupted .Mr. Davis,
'i'our mother's a good hand at out
ting, but she's got somo notions kind
o' lljfo my mother's', sooms's at. )
,in- mat ooy i was iouju' you of
uor ot steamers loauing iruit supped r," ,rr-r r--. T.
anchors and put in for tho harbor. ' rou nood;x. l ? l
m., ,in,nA L ,Bnn i f-,,1 0. to your mother but I was that boy
Much damage to houses and fruit wai
done at Huatan,
yTT Comet DUcorered,
New Haves'. Conn., July 13 rrof. '
Elkins of the Valo university Is mak
ing observations of a comot discov
ered recently by a Salt Lake City
amateur. Tho professor describes the
new comet as an exceedingly beautiful
object In appearance, about tho
si 7,o of a star ot tho second or third
magnitude. A number of photographs
of tho heavenly stranger were made
last evening and hU progross will bo
studied when tho weather conditions
permit the use of Yalo'a Inslrumonta
Tofeka. Kan., July 13. Attorney
General Little yesterday decided It
unconstitutional for tho county board
to take money lovled for usual pur
poses und lend It to farmers to buy
heed. Gov. Lowclllng had refused to
call an extra session ot tho state legis
lature to appropriate money to buy
seed needed by farmers and directed
them to appeal to tho county boards, i
Denver, Col., July 15. Henry
Starr, tho Indian territory outlaw, '
and hU companion, Kid Wilson, wero
started to tort Smith, Ark., Thurs
day night, where thoy will f) tried
for murder and trajn robbery. The
prisoners aro in chargo of Doputy I
United States Marshal Drown and the '
fcheriff of Fort Smith.
your mother but l was that boy
m'solf, an' there's somo reo'loctlons
that stays by mo more'n others!
Then thoy ouch fell to rubbing up
a harue, their hearts warm with
tho thought of tho trial they had in
common, though ono had endured it
thirty years before tho othor.
'Uto Ciiiimo ol t lift 'I rouble.
"This is a strange life of ours.
Conditions homotlmo arise In it that
render tho continuation of fricnuship
"You think m)'.'"
"Yes. There aro Mrs. Mnlth and
Mrs. Jones; thoy uod to bu tho
closest friends: now thoy arc at dag
"What broko up tholt friendship '
Mrs. Smith moved Into a hon-o
thut Mrs. Jones had just moved out
of, and, woman like, sho could nut
resist tho toinptatlnn to say It was
tho dlrtiost house lio over movod
into. This camo to Mrs. Jonos' oars
and there was blood on tho moon at
onco. Tunny creatures wo are."
Fat ul Gat llxploilon. I
WlLKESBAItKE. Pft.t July 13, Two
men were killed, two fatally Injured ,
and others badly hurt by the explo
sion of gaB in tho Pottibono mine at
Wyoming yostorday afternoon. The
dead are Win. Kisner and' Kobt.
Hughe. The fatally injured, Wm.
May.i ana, several others wore Injured
That rii-tMl IVcIlnv
C'ustoraur--Ai.d this will euro most
any of thoso tlrod feelings?
Urug Clerk Yos, ma'am.
Customer I'll tako ono of tho
largost Blzcd bottles and try it on
thom boarders that's bin rofusln
mackcrol and prunos. Chicago In
Who ftulw tliw Cltlckfii.
Sambo Whar you got dat chicken0
Mark Anthony Nobbor you mind
bout dat chicken. 'Tuln't yours.
"How you know 'taln'tP"
"'Cause I found it In youah coop."
Th I'liviirylut: liniiulsr.
Mrs. Van Wilde Helen, go down
to tho library at one C'harlio wants
to Bpoak to you ovor tbo telephone.
Holon Gracious' Is my hit' oi
straight P Chicago Ne ws-ltecord.