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SHINER, LAVACA COUNTY, TEXAS, THURSDAY MORNING, NO 7. 2, 1893.
A, G. Wangemann,
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Dry Goods, Clothio
Sliocs, Hats and Capo, Groceries,
HAUDWAUK, WOOD and WILLOWWARE, and
Auknt k.k NEW HOME SEWINC MACHINE, WALTER A. WOOD
MOWING MACHINES anii HAKES, JOHN DEERE PLOWS,
CULTIVATORS and STALK CUTTERS and BAN-
Also Avery Stalk Cuttera and Louisville Cotton and Corn Planter.
All kinds of Country Produce bought at highest market
prices. Cash Paid for Cotton Seed.
Long Leaf Yellow Pine and Cypress Lumber,
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E are receiving daily cir loids o LUMHEH and our Btock is being constantly replenished.
We will not 1o undersold by nnv lumber firm in the countrr. We have SHINGLES. SASHES, DOORS,
BLINDS, BUILDER'S HARDWARE and tbe genuino'U.MDDEN WARRED WIRE and FIRE-PROOF
BRICK. Wo also deal in Lie Stock; our yard is jut below th; Animus Pass depot. Our clcik
and book keeper, G, W. Eschenburg, speaks both German and Bohemian and 11 too well and favorably
known to need any further recommendation at our hands,
Call andSee Us at
FLHTO 5 GREEN,
long leaf pine, cypress well curbing-,
shingles, sashes, doors and
ltlirtfla Genuino Glidden and Waukegan Wire, Pailing
Ulllltla. Wire Fence, Brick, Sawed burr oak and Mountain
Cedir Pots. Aennolor, Dandy, Perkins and Enterprise Wind Mills.
Pumps, I'ylimlei Piping and all Plumber's good?. Tho celebrated
Sludclukei Wagon?; also Buggies, Hacks, Surrcjs and Vehicles of all
JIC-TOWN LOTS IMPROVED and UNIMPROVED.
I am the authorized agent of II. B. Shiner and the San Antonio and
Aransas Pats Railroad Town Site Company for the sale of all their lots
in the town of Shiner.
I propose to sell everything that I carry in stock as cheap as tho samo
quality can be bought elsow here. I defy" all competition. My clerk,
Mr. Albert Moellcr. speaks German, English and Bohemian. I ask
you to call and examine- my stock before baying elsewheie
O. L. WILLIAMS.
Sec, our ft, 10 nml ii," cent
SEYDLER & ESCHEIBERG,
JDTLUT GOODS, CLOTHING, HATS, CAPS,
BOOTS,-SHOES and GENTS' FURNISHING GOODS op all kinds.
family, staple and fancy groceries, crockery, glass
ware and tinware and gen'l merchandise of
nil kinds complete line of hardware.
LOOK HEKEo FA
Here's Your Free EGG GASES at J. F. MXTTANCK'S.
(lIl'KWLH .1 SC1I11AM.V, I'HOl'KILTOIi.)
FINE WINES, LIQUORS, BEER and CIGARS.
Which aro politelv served at the bar. We respectfully ask tho old
patrons of tho FAVORITE and tho public geneially to give us a call.
SiihNEB, ------ Texas.
SADDLE AND HARNESS MAKER.
FARMER'S EGG CASES.
When j on purchaso anything at
our store hive tho amount punched.
The casu is made of tin
ly Japanned and ornamented
Fillers aio made of
very durable -BavcyA&ti
and counting, obviates loss from
bieakago and miscounts, and is an
ornament to any homo, This case
will bo given jou when jour cash
purchases amount to if 20.
handsome- ,, Ji& . . 'J ') ' xii lA" )W
clolhjpapor. and VS&SS'-SB'C
IKSoking- mrMzvm - -
IfflFsMmrrrr- Frco Delivery to all Parts
U&i V. Vf : rV(.f :tf or tiil
Mr. Kucscl lias secured the solo right to sell the celebrated
, intent harne book in Livaca and DoWitt counties. Ho has
on hand a tine stock of Saddles, Whips, Harness, etc.,
turns out none but first-class work.
fSTNEW GOODS AND LOW PRICES.jrJ?
Ho has a full stock of Clocks. Watches. Jewelry and Silver Plated
Ware. Also a full Block of Spectacles and Eye-glasses. Watches
and Clocks repairod with care. Goods and work warranted and
honest dealing with all.
city meat market.
Messrs, Rudolph Wolhauscn and L. B. Ricbter havo purchased the
meat market of C. II. Flato and vv ill supply tho peoplo of Shiner with
the best tho country affords. They intend to satisfy eveiybody.
SlIINEK, ------- - - fRXAS.
C-. W AQENEIt.
LIQUORS WINES, BEER, AND
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- v Tbias.
.' Bi. ' S-JI 'V
5S?' ' -.ii(tra
BY THE GALLON.
and TABLEWARE; tho
best in Shiner.
J. F. MITTANCK,
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HY MAiicrs JFSTESS.
Tho fair palo moon bwui g up
over tho city lighting up tho streets,
business houses, churches and
pritons, happy homes and scenes
of revelry and pleasure. All along
tho main business streets, ot tho
town tho electric lights added to
the brilliancy of the night and tho
shadows flitted hero and there an
hurrying fiet and rolling carriages
passed by. Ten o'clock struck
from tho steejde of the Piesbyti-rian
church and forth from by-street
and alley came little groups of men
and all appeared to be hurrying in
the same direction. Below tho
market squaro stood tbe city prison
its cold, fcombro wall? lising bleak
ly and elnistcrly towards the skj-.
A great crowd surrounded it and
an angry hum illled tho air as a
thousand men rained their voices
in curses and execrations. Tho
Etreeu were blocked and drawn up
in close rank around tbo jail stood
a cordon of police, the stars on their
breasts flashing and glittering In
the dazzling electric light. Shoul
der to shoulder with set faces and
helmets drawn down over their
faces liko men who wero facing a
frtonn of bail.
A teirible eiime had been com
mittal and pent-up indignation
was about to burst in a storm ot
enireauce and Into and five thous
and men stood ready to wiest from
tho piotection of tho Jaw, tlio guilty
wretch who cowered tenor stricken
in his cell as the jells of tbo mob
grew louder and louder. t
Ho wa a joung man, smooth
f.wed and light haired and not
more than twenty-one. Greit drops
of peispiiation lolled down his face
though tbo night was chill and
raw and bo could not set still a
minute at a timo but moved bick
and foith in his cell like a caged
beast. One moment be would ap
proach tho steel grating and peer
wildly out. Just acrosi from his
cell was a window and by standing
on his tin-toes tbe voting prisoner
could catch a fleeting glimpse of
tho surging crowd outBidc and hear
the frenzied shoutB of tho men who
wore domanding his life. Young,
handsomo and just entering man
hood, tbo hour had como for him
The night beforo ho had entered
a houeo for the pnrpoto of robbery
and being detected had shot and
killed a prominent and popular
professional in m and his wife, cap
turo had follow id tho crime and
now Ibo fury of tho peoplo was
about to burst over his doonud
head. Ho Lent and listened lo
catch tho w oi ds of the mob outside
and every word fell on bis ear liko
a knoll. Onco ho hud been tbu
petted mid spoiled idol of his hoiw .
educated and rcjined, jet a hard
ened criminal. Thoughts of tboso
ho left at homo flashed through bin
mind and for tho fust timo in jean
a tear fell on his cheek and his face
imiveiid in an agony of remorse.
Hark I A great blow shook tho
jail's outer door and tbo shouting
and cursing broke out afresh, tell
ing that tho attaik on the jail had
began in earnest. A great body of
infuriated men had hurled them
selves on tho police and tho battlo
was on. Pistol shots, blows and
frenzied shouts, a fow minutes of
fishing band to hand and tho po
lico wero ovei powered.
'lhe doomed mad had stood with
face pressed against tho bars and
his hands clutching tho steel den
pairingly while the brief struggle
lasted and his last hspi faded awav
as a sledge hammer fell on tbo
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