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lr.AVIB J ONES,
Ticket Agent, TAcino Hotel Block.
Cotton licit Ilontc.
GultiK ew,t, Memphis A St. Irfmls, lvs l:ttp. m.
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Going west, mpross, U:80p. m.
Going west, Accommodation ...... ..7:1") p.m.
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Ticket Agent, Pacific Hotel Block.
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WACO. TEXAS. SEPEMBER 8. 1888.
Borwlck Bay oysters, froali, 25 cts
per dozen at tho St. Charles. Open
day and night.
Dr. Saunders, Dentist, 5i2K Austin Ave.
In Justlco Makolg court yesterday
ovoning J. Japsen and W. Bybee
wore llnod one dollar each for flght
ing. Buy feed at Duvall's 309. Franklin.
Darrow A Qoebol receive dally, and are the
only dealers handling tho celebrated Berwick
Tho labor of Invontlng Volapuk
might have been all spared by a llt
tlo patience. Tho evolution of Blang
is bringing about Volapuk faster
than scientists can do it.
The best brands of pocket-knives
and razors at Horsfull & Cameron.
Tho usual Saturday crowd, Incid
ent to tho opening of fall in prosper
ous years, is In town to-day and our
retail moichauts have douo a good
Mumm's Champagne, imported
Rhoin wines and Imported clarets at
Palaco saloon and "House of Lords."
The heavy ornamental iron frout Is
boing put in Sanger Brothors addi
tion to their already exteuslvo quar
ters on Austin street.
Strained honey, this 'year's crop at
Extensive preparations are already
under way for tho Simchas Torah
ball under tho auspices of the Ladles
Hebrew Aid society. The ball takes
place next month and promises to
ecllpso its prodecesors in grauduor.
Dr. Saunders, Dentist, 602,'f Austin Ave.
Rare old whiskies of tho 70s at Pal
ale saloon and "House of Lords.
George Polster has Instituted suit
against Dr. B. W. Cohen, of this
city, in tho district court for dam
ages in tho sum of $10,500. Tho suit
is based on tho alloged malpractiso
of tho dofondant iu his troatmont of
plalntilPs wifo whoso leg was broken
by a kick from a horse several months
Hay, oats and bran at Duvall's 300,
Enter tho night or day class in
Short-hand, Type-writing and Tele
graphy at Hill's Business College.
When you need money or have
money to gpeuu go iu uumu jjuu
Deputy Sheriff Dan Ford returned
yesterday evening from tho Aqullla
sootlon where ho had been serving a
large number of citations on the de
fendants in the case of Lussing, Sol
omon & Rosonthal vs. tho Aqullla
Alliance Company. The suit is based
on three promissory notesof $1292.00
Fine comb honey at Joe Thomp
son's. Tho artesian well on Mr. J. I.
Moore's placo on Hogan's hill, is
down to a depth of 500 foot and work
has been stoppod to await tho arrlyal
Tho Waco Laundry has established
a branch at R. N. Palmers Feed store
corner Eighth and Franklin street.
Judge William J. Austin, of Den
ton, president of tho Stato Fireman's
Association and ono of tho most pop
ular members of tho volunteer corps
ofToxas, died at his homo yestorday.
He was a rolativo of Mrs. W. E. Du-
preo of this city. Tho sad nows
caused genuine rogrot among tho
firemen In Waco, as It wll, all over
Great bargains m unreJoomed
pledges at your Uncle Duff Domnau's
opposlto tho McLelland hotel.
Hello. If you want feed for
your horso or cow, call on Llppman
Bros., No. 220, Franklin street,
botwoen second aud third. 49 lm.
The colored woman, Mary Majors.
whoso caso was reportod yestorday
was trlod for lunacA before Judgo
Evans yesterday evening and ad
judged Insane Sho will bo rotalncd
In custody until sho can bo sent to
tho asylum. Mr. Jackson, on whoso
placo sho has boon staying with
her husband, slnco her escapade
iu Prathers pasturo, says she uas
boon subjeot to theso spells some 7 or
8 years and can only bo controlled
when Polk Majors, her husband la
Tho Waco Installment Company
can satisfy any one who needs furni
ture. They will either rent furniture
or soil it on Installments so low that
any one can pay for it. They have n
flno largo stock of all sorts of furni
ture and they sell very chean. Dont
purohaso elsewhero until you havo
given them a call. Thoy movoand
pack furniture cheaply. Prather
Block Austin street.
A number of citizens yestorday
signified their willingness to contrl
buto to a "Spread" on the occasion of
tho congressional convention on Octo
ber first. It Is conceded that the
convention will necessarily be held in
tho open air on account of the im
menso crowds which will be here.
The Gabert Brothers, fashionable
tailors, under tho Pacific hotel, carry
tho biggest aud fluest stock of goods
in Waco. They aro just receiving a
lanre stock of new (roods, domestic
and imported, and have tailors just
irom ine east so tney can get up suits
on short notice Best of fits and styles
The little black and tan terrier
which has followed Sheriff Harris
around for several years, is laid up
for repairs. Ho had tho misfortune
to break his leg and Sheriff Harris
considerately called In a doctor, had
his pet chloroformed, and the broken
member spliced and splinted.
The finest are those Mission grapes
The Now Homo Sewing Machine is
a daisy and is sweeping tno Hold
Tho headnuarters. No. 702 Austin
street, has been a busy place even in
tueso two uun montns. mi. j. is.
Dixon, tho genial manager, has sold
ninety-eight of tho New Homo In tho
past sixty days.
The Philo-Literary dramatic club
will present, on the stage of the Gar
land opera house on the iath inst.,
the play of Colleen Bawn. Some of
the Jbest dramatic talent in Waco will
take part in the play. Rehearsing is
going on constantly by the club, and
on the night of the 19th inst., when
the play is presented, everyone may
be assured of a highly creditable per
It. O. Johnson has nut on another
dollvery wagon and has now ample
facilities for delivering groceries and
produce very promptly. Ladles or
others can order with full assuranco
that their orders will be filled and
delivered at once. He solicits the
fiatronago of new customers. Give
D. H. Sponcor's music storo is a
busy placo sinco his friends havo
loarnod he is in Waco. Ho has sold
six organs and ono piano in eight
days. Tno iiauot and uavis pianos
ond'Chlcaco Cottage organ, with D.
H. Spencer as salesman will find a
saro retreat in many nomes.
The city council meets Monday
morning to open and consider bids
for building water-works.
Tho tomost barber shop in town is
that of Jeff Williams, the old "O. K.
stand, Austin street, near tho square.
Ho has four tonsorlal artists unsur
passed In the stato, and a nico cool
room. Everything kept nice and in
tho best of order.
H. Jocobs tno Austin avonue tailor
has just received a magnificent lino
of new goods for tho fall trado. of
latest styles and all the novoltles.
If you want a nobby suit of latest
and best lit call r -nice.
Millions of bugs are burned to
death every night by the electric lights
and other millions come to take their
A noat threo room houso to rent.
Price S3 ner months. Plenty of
money to loan on f urnituro and ovory
thlng of vivluo. John D. Mayfield,
308 Austin street.
If you want a good meal or a good
bod, go to tho Brunswick on Frank
lin stroot. Everything is noat as a
pin and first-class.
Georgia Peach and Apple brandy
just rocolvcd at "House of Lords" aud
Stump Ashby preached union labor
doctrine to the citizens of Mart to-day.
He will spend the Sabbath in this city.
Tho best brands ot scissors and
shears at Horsiull & Cameron.
Go to your Undo Duff, tho pawn
broker, opposlto tho MoLellaud hotel,
if you need any money or want to
Insuroyour proporty with Meek
& latznugn, oiiico m i-uciuu w
press office, 4th St. '
Wacu Curiosity Shop, 709-711 Aus
tin street, Waco, Texas, buy, sell,
rent or oxchango all kinds of second
hand goods, Nearly now cook stoves
very cheap: every thing sold on the
New goods, now goods, now goods;
stoves and tinware, stoves and tin
ware, stoves and tinware; cheap,
cheap, cheap, cheap.
Chairs and rockers, chairs and rock
ers, chairs and rockers, all at a bar
gain, all at a bargain.
Mattress common, mattress good,
mattress tho best. All the best for
the money, best for tho money.
Those window shades, thoso win
dow shades, are cheap and good,
cneap and good.
Buy the Union maohlne.
best, the best.
It is the
Trunks, trunks, trunks. A very
large stock of trunks.
A little of everything, a great deal
of many things.
I will furniBh overy article you
want (now or socond hand) for house
keeping, from $10 to 51,000 on weekly
Furniture moved or packed for
shipping. Waco Curiosity Shop,
Waco Curiosity Shop.
FOR SALE. On tho installment
plan, two second hand pianos.
Waco Curiosity Shop.
FOR SALE Cheap, nearly no
Charter Oak cook stovo, No. 7.
Waco Curiosity Shop.
CHRISTIAN CHUnCH Washington street,
Sabbath-school at 0 a. m .
rilESBYTERIAN CHURCH Austin street,
Itcv. S. A. King. D. P., pastor. Sunday
school at 9. a. im. W. II. Godber, Supt.
Treadling at 11 .a in. and 8:15 p. m. All are
CUMBERLAND PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
Rev. J. M. Ualsell, pastor. Sabbath school
at 0.20 a.m. Preaching by the pastor at 11
a. m. and 8 p. m. to-morrow. All are
Invited. Dr. nalscll will talk to the chil
dren at 3 30 p. m about European sights.
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH-Dr. B. II. Carroll
pastor. Sunday school at 0 -JO a. m. Preach
ingat 11 a. m. and7:!10p. m. All intitedto
YOUNG MEN'S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION
0 er Eaton & Gulnan's, Austin street. Rooms
open daily from 8 a. m., till 10 p. m. A
largo nnmbcrof dally, weekly and monthly
papers and periodicals on illo. Everjbody
imltecl tocnll. Young Men's meeting overy
Sunday afternoon at 4 :30 o'clock.
MORROW STREET CIIAPEL-Servlces morn
ing onil evening by tho pastor, Kov. w.u.
Connor. Sunday school at 0.30 a. m.
SCANDINAVIAN LUTHERAN-Cor. North
10th and UarnanlBts. Services at3.3up.rn,
to-morrow. Rov. I. B. Torrison pastor.
At one a. m., Eli Sanger, aged eight
years and eight months, youngest son
of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Sanger. Fun
eral will take place at 10 a. m. to
morrow from the residence of his
narents, 706 Washington st. Friends
of the family are respectfully invited
For cold weather, but order your winter coa
now or Seloy & Early, solo; Agents for Semi.
Genuine rmnortod blackbory brair
dy for medicinal purposes at Palaco
Tho nights aro delightfully cool
and the mosquito Is humming his
O. J. Miller's crown! mixed for iced
El Paso grapes extra choico at Joe
Imported Swiss cheoso, Holland
Herring a. d Russian Sardinos, just
arrlvou at O. J. Millor's.
Tho farmer Is out extra labor and
timo in poisoning his cotton, and the
merchant should spare him the ox
penso .of buying tho poison.
iryou want fruit cans or glass Jars
for cauning go to Barney Feldhako's
Finest stock of imported, straight
Havanas at "Houso of Lords" and
For first class Photos or all stylos,
call on Deano, Waco's high priced
Photoirranhor. No cheap shoddy
iVNTED To buy a good saddle
Waco Curiosity Shop.
FOR SALE Cheap, patont swing
frame and cover for hammock, at
Waco Curiosity Shop.
JOR SALE Stoves and tiuwaro, at
waco uuriosity snop.
TO RENT Houso 3 rooms on North
1 Fourth strcot; also houso of tbreo
rooms on Bout 11 mrtoontii street; np
ply at Waco Curiosity Shop.
WANTED Dollvery horso and wag
on, at Waco Curiosity Shop.
70R SALE Largo stock of trunks,
. at Waco Curiosity Shop.
TO RENT OR 8ELE Sewing ma
chines. Waco Curiosity Shop.
TO EXCHANGE Sewing machines
for corn, oats, hay or wood at tho
Waco Curiosity Shop.
WANTED To trade now trunks for
II old ones at the Waco Curiosity
DOR SALE Cheap, window shades,
" at the Waco Curiosity Shop.
FOR SALE Six long tables with
drawers on each side, formerly
used at Hill's Business College. Wa
co Curiosity Shop.
TO SELL Everything at tho Waco
TO RENT Everything, at tho Waco
TO SELL Books, books, books, all
kinds of books, at the Waco Cu
READ THIS AND PONDER
C. N. CUKTIB TALKS.
I defy all competition in my lino
and will sell this year, frosh new
goods as cheap as you can buy them
anywhero In tho stato of Texas.
Do not go to second hand storos, or
flvo or ton cout storos to buy socond
hand goods or old shop worn goods,
bocauso I will sell you brand new
goods at tho samo prico you will
havo to pay them.
I havo an enormous stock both In
quantity and varioty and I am going
to sell that stock at bottom prices
such as will paralyzo all competition.
I havo a largo stock of lino English,
French, and Gorman staplo and lim
ey goods just arrived and to arrive
this month, and I am going to put
thoso fino goods in at prices that will
mako folks opon their oyos.
I mean what I say, I will soil goods
as cheap as you can buy socond-liand
onos and I defy competition.
C. N. Curtis.
Kelly A Ntnndircr.
No, (i0ff Austin street, keeps oerythlng In
groceries and produce. First class goods at
reasonable prico, and prompt ilollvery.
GUelilmnuall when buying groceries, and
jou will bo pleased with tho waythoy do busi
Democratic Ex. Committee Meotliiir.
To membors of tho democratic ox-
ooutlvo commlttoo : You aro horoby
notified to moot at tho court houso lu
Waco on Soptoiubor 15th, 1888, at 2 p.
m. to transact business of importance.
0. A, Westiikook,
Order now whue price Is low. Semt-Anth-racltofrom
bicbm A Kaiily,
A Ills Urlto.
10 poundB Prunes for $1.00.
SO pounds Dried Apples for $1.00.
SO pounds Dried Peaches for $1.00.
.10 pounds Grits for $1,00.
30 pounds Hominy for $1,M.
O. J. Miuxn.
Tho finest hoof, mutton, veal, and
fish aro always to bo found at J. C.
Crlppen's markot, comer Fifth and
Fancy Holland Herring and Rus
uluii RnrcllnoH. lkiv Khoro Mackerel
aud now chip beof, just received at
O. J. Minor's.
That Damago Suit.
Tho city is suod for damages. It
seems tliero is n short space on South
Ninth stroot whoro thoro aro three or
four gullies running dlagonully across
tho stroot, which. tho city has iiogloot
ed to fix until tho Curiosity Shop,
loadod with a sot of furniture, a gaso
line stove, a largo mirror and a lot of
dishes, ran in tho ditch, tipped over,
broke everything generally, hence
the damago suit.
Whllo that lively littlo sheet, the
Advanoo, has beonroinovod to Dallas,
tho editor is still hero iu Waco and
tho Waco Curiosity Shop proposos to
prohibit high prices on stovos and
fuinlturo and givo uotico now that
flar will liAvn n full orrtlr rC tt
and will mako it hotter tills fall ami
winter tuan 11 was during tlio timo
that hell was full of proachors.
A largo majority of tho voters of
Waco cast their ballot for tho Waco
Tho attention ol tho city council Is
called to South Ninth street, botweon
Dutton and Clovoland streots. Their
never has boon any work done there,
and it is almost impossible. Tho Cu
riosity Shop is in for a damago suit.
Many ladles In Waco aro now using
stoves that neod no plpo, 110 lluo thai
makes Juo smoke, dirt or soot, that
burns neither wood nor coal. This
curiosity can bo seen at tho Curiosity
Window shados, window shades,
window shados, window shades, win
dow shades, window shades, window
shades, window shados, window
shados, window shados, window
shades, window shades, window
shades, window shades.
Waco Curiosity Shop.
FOR BALE A great bargain; No.
7 Harvest cook stove, with reservoir,
nearly new. Waco Curiosity Shop.
FOR SALE A great bargain; S35
will by a bed-room sot wortli $60
Waco Curiosity Shop.
J. B. Olluicr 4c Co's Iliirirnlii.
No. 1260 acres farm, 10 miles wost
of Waco, 75 acres in cultivation, all
under fence; 7 room frame dwelling,
celled and papered; small barn, poach
St1inir1 ef 7 (inrm oivinll iflnnttntnl
crib and etc. Prico $0000 cash, or
will exchanSo for lands iu Northwest
Toxas Improvo or unimproved. 030.
No. 2. 040 aoros first-class bruck
waxy land, about 2jJ miles from
Valley Mills, no tlmbor on it, water
can bo obtained iu wells. Tho land
can bo fenced with about ono mllo of
fence by joining to otlior partlos; a
ilno body of land. Prico 11 por aero
1-5 cash balance iu 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 0
years at 10 per cont intorost payablo
No. 3. 180 acres, tho greater part
of it Bosquo river bottomland, noarly
all fenced and 175 In cultivation,
throo tenant housou aud two wells,
plonty of timbor for farming puposoa;
located 2 miles from Valley Mills, on
tho Gulf, Colorudo & Santa Fo rail
road. Prico $12 por aero, 1-5 cash,
balance In 1, 2, 3, 4. 5 aud 0 yoars at
10 por cout Intorost. 037,
No. 4 800 to 1000 acres of land,
near China Soring, 100 acros iu culti
vation; good improvement; throo ilno
springs; laud all under fence; 00 acres
can bo Irrlgatod by springs; 60 head
of graded horsos; 50 fioacl of gradod
cattlo. Prico S10.40 por aero, spot
No. 5. Partlos who want a good
now engiuo for farm work, and who
havo a littlo patch of land to ox
chango had bottor cull on us at
No. 0. 200 acres in Bosquo county,
7 miles north-wost from Iredell, 100
acros in cultivation, foucod with flvo
strands barb wiro: good box house.
well of ovorlastl'1,5 water; plenty of
tlmbor; 80 acros in pasturo. Will ox
ohango for Waco proporty. Prico
No. 7. xi lots aud houso of four
rooms; $1000, 1-5 cash, balance month
ly Installments. 028.
No. 8. 110 acres, 12 mllos rom
Waco, 14 mllos from China Springs,
all undor fence: 75 aoros In cultiva
tion, balauco in pasturo; plonty of
water In well and creek; 6 roomdwol
llng, tonont houso of 3 rooms; largo
barn; I acros in fino poach orchard.
Prico $3000 or will oxoliango for city
J. B. Gii.mek&Co.
a riuo oiror.
Do you want hay. corn, bran, wood,
chlckons. eggs, butler, a cow and calf,
or hate you anything to sell or barter,
see Goo. B. Lambdln. I do buslnos
at present undor my hat, and can ho
found on tho street after nine o'clock
until four. Geo. B. Lamudin.
I will buy your cow and lot you
koop hor as long as you buy food from
mo, or will bring you a cow, if you