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WACO. TEXAB. BEPEMBER 18. 1888
To Cotton Bayers.
Go to or tulepliono T. D. Ilays at Waco Boll'
dins Association, and Insure )our cotton.
Berwick Bay oysters, fresh, 25 cts.
por dozon at the St. Charles. Open
day and night.
Ur. Saundcra, Dentist, GC-2i Austin Ave.
There uro to-day just 30 prisoners
hi the county jail.
Buy food at Duvall's 300. Franklin.
In the mayor's court three delin
quents were fined this morning.
Darrow & Goebel receive dally, and are the
enly dealers handling the celebrated Berwick
Ousters In Waco.
Dirt is being broken to-day on
Sixth stroot near Washington for a
now brick business houso to be built
for Dr. G. D. Streetor.
The best brands of pocket-knives
and razors at Horsfull & Cameron.
Pat Cloburno camp of Confederate
veterans moots in the county court
room to-morrow, the anniversary of
the bloody battle of Cblcamuaga.
The finest beef, mutton, veal, and
fish aro always to be found at J. C.
Crlppen's market, corner Fifth and
The handsome new front of Sanger
Bros', addition to their Austin street
establishment is nearly completed.
The entlro front is being handsomely
painted and decorated.
Insure your property with Meek
& Fitzhugh, office In Pacific Ex
press ollloe, 4th St.
A portion of tho rear wall of I. Lov
iuger's saloon on the south side of the
square, fell in yesterday morning
creating n deal of constomation and
scattering brick and plaster in every
Mumm's Champagne, imported
rUieib wines and imported clarets at
Palace saloon and "House of Lords."
City Engineer Gurley this mornin
ran ofF the lines of tho Cotton Bolt
property at tho northwest corner of
Mary and Third street, for Mr. S.
Johnson, superintendent of bridges
and buildings who is here preparing
for tho immediate erection of that
long promised passonger depot.
There aro no flies in the Avenue
market. It is the neatest placo in
If you would be happy go to W. D.
Jackson for photographs.
Strained honey, this 'year's crop at
See the Bandit King, Thursday
night. Tickets on sale to-inorrow at
the Garland Box office.
Rare old whiskies of the 70s at Pal
ale saloon and "House of Lords.
Hay, oats and bran at Duvall's 300,
When you need money or have
money to spend go to Unole Duff
Walllck's great plays of the "Ban
dit King" and the "Cattle King"
never fall to draw crowded houses
in Waco and well they morit them.
Fine comb honey at Joe Thomp
son's. Finest stock of Imported, straight
Havanas at "House of Lords" and
Great bargains in unredeemed
pledges at your Uncle DuffDomnau's
opposite tho McLelland hotel.
The newly oleoted officers of tho
Waco Chess Club, chosen 'sst Satur
day night, are, J. W. Castles, presi
dent; EdB. Lovy, first vlce-presldont;
Win. Brooks, second vice-president;
liUthorW. Bagby, secretary; Ed. A.
All tho latest stylos and novelties
at Mrs. B. J. Doss' mllllnory storo,
Preparing to Greet Father Badelon.
A meeting of tho congregation of tho
Catholic church of Tho Assumption
was hold Sunday to mako arrange
jnouts for an appropriate rocoptlon
and wolcomo to be extended to Rev.
Fathor A. Badolon, on his return
from the sunny land of Franco.
Father Badelon reached Now York
on Saturday last and will reaoh Waco
on Thursday next, on which day It
has been decided to tender him a
splendid reception and banquet in
honor of his return and as a token of
the respect and esteem of his congre
gation. Messrs. Joo Trlpls, M. Gulnun, J.
H. McNeill, Ilev. Father Shaw
Dr. H. L. Parsons and Albert
Herbolln, wero appointed as a
rooeption committee to moot Father
.Badelon at tho depot on his return,
and the arrangements for the banquet
wore loft in tho hands of Joo Trlpis
and Mike Guinan. The banquet will
bo given in the Xteiun.va room at
tached to tho church edimco and will
be a most elaborate and elegant affair.
The News acknowledges tho receipt
of a cordial invitation to bo present
on the pleasant occasion.
The postal lnspeotor has been hoard
from. Judge Gerald is in receipt of
a letter fron lnspeotor J. E. Hollings
worth with a request that he forward
maps, etc, that he can do some of the
work incident to the establishment
of free delivery in Waco on the first.
Mr. Hollhigsworth writes that ho will
be hero on Wednesday or Thursday to
complete tho necessary work for the
inauguration of the freo delivery sys
tem. Thero was public speaking at Bat
tie Institute Saturday night and the
Democrats were out in force. R. H
Kingsbury Jr., made a splendid
speech on tho Democratic side and
Parson Dupreo spoke for tho opposi
tion, having boon granted a division
The Gabert Brothers, fashionable
tailors, under tho Pacific hotel, carry
the biggest and finest stock of goods
in Waco. They aro just receiving a
largo stock of new goods, domestio
and Imported, and have tailors 'just
from the east so they can get up suits
on short notice. Best of fits and styles
Go to Mrs. B. J. Doss' millinery
store, Fourth street, for best and
cheapost hats, bonnets and other
The box-office at the Garland Opera
House will be open to-morrow morn'
ing for the sale of tickets to the great
plays of the "Cattle King" and the
"Bandit King." Get your seats
Cords of school books and school
stationery at Hill Bros.
It. O. Johnson has put on another
dolivory wagon and has now ample
facilities for delivering groceries and
produce very promptly. Ladles or
othors can order with full assuranco
that their ordors will be fillod and
dollvered at once. Ho solicits tho
Catronage of new customers. Give
lm a trial.
Tho gi'antio safe which is to be
placed in tho big vault of tho Ameri
can National Bank, attracted a great
deal of attention this morning as It
was slowlv moved along Fourth
street from the Cotton Belt track to
the bank. It weighs about 20,000
The Avenue markot for fat and
choice meuts cut in marble slabs.
Wolco Otxriosity S Ioi3
Where it Is, flat it is, What it las done, and What it is Going to do !
Somo men engage in business with
vory little money, having an abun
dance of push and get up and got and
good common business sonso, knowing
how, when and where to buy goods,
pushing rapidly to the front, aro al
ways glad to moot and welcomo com
petition, rejoicing in the prosperity of
all, with the motto, "Onward and up-
"Lay on McDuff, and damned bo ho
who first cries 'hold, enough.' "
Waco Curiosity Shop.
Pinch a pigs tail and ho will squeal.
Somoboy's tail must have been badly
pinched. Waco Curiosity Shop for
Lord, but such advice. Aro you
badly hurt? Waco Curiosity Shop
Tho Curiosity Shop
ward," ever beforo them. They real
izo tho faot that ten years ago are not
tho ways of to-day, that old fogylsm
is dead. Such men deserve success.
Othors starting in business when
all it was thought necessary for a man
to know was what he paid for an ar
ticlo and to sell it at double the cost.
Such men soon get disgusted at tho
business push and success of tho mod
ern merchant, and rather than meet
competition stands oil' and defies it
rather than sell goods at a fair profit,
lot thorn lay on the sholvcs and rust
aud grow old. Gradually dropping
back, back, back, and out, leaving
business for younger men, aud men
that are awaro of the fact that this
is the Nineteenth Century.
Waco Curiosity Shop.
Don't go to
Did you over!
Old or second-hand goods (shelf
worn) at the Curiosity shop.
I mean what I say. Good second
hand goods are much better than poor
quality of shelf-worn goods, and far
cheaper. Tho Curiosity Shop for
Tho Waco Curiosity Shop is at 707
and 711 Austin streot. Tho Waco Cu
riosity Shop is tho placo to buy and
sell all kinds of second-hand goods.
They carry a full and complete stock
of furniture, stoves, lamps glassware,
trunks, sowing machiuos, and noarly
every artlulonoodod for housekeeping.
It is tho placo that never trios to hum
bug tho pooplo with so-called Cost
Sales, Moving Salos, or othor devices
to docoivc. It is tho placo whore they
can and do soil goods at a fair profit
so that thero is no accumulation of old
time-worn goods. It Is the poor man's
frlond. Tho Curiosity Shop was start
ed loss than threo years ago with less
than a small fortuuo, and u good namo.
Wnlllri litiVA tin frnnhlAnnftalnrr tunaf
of that fresh stock as second-hand Slnco then " has sold 1,earl' $120'000
How tho bird flutters; must be bad
Goods at the Curiosity Shop are sold
as second hand when they begin to
To defy competition is one thing, to
meet it squarely and bravely is an
other. Toll tho truth aud shame tho
Can goods that are 8 or 10 years old
bo new aud fresh?
The Curiosity Shop sold moro stoves
at retail during tho last fourtoon
months than any two stove housos in
If there is anyone in Waco that has
any new goods to soli at secoud-ha 1
prices, tho Curiosity Shop will buy
all that Is for salo.
To arrive in a few days, a large stock
of kitchen, dining room and bod room
furniture All will bo sold low for
cash or on enstallmont.
Waco Curiosity Slop.
! worth of goods. It has helped hun
dreds of people to furnish tholr homos
when they could not do so in any oth
er way. It has contlnuod to grow,
make friends aud prospor as no othor
houso In Waco over did with same
Now lot mo toll you what tho Curi
osity Shop is going to do. It is going
to havo tho best stock of now stoves,
furnituro, trunks aud gonorul house
hold goods it ever had. It is going to
meet all competition and lead It when
wo can. It will mako spocial low
prices in now cook aud heating stoves
and in tho futuro as in tho past, try
to make as many friends as possible,
realizing that it Ib by our friends wo
live. Thanking all for past favors
and our prosperity, wo aro as over,
Waco Curiosity Shop.
The best brands of scissors and
shears at Horsfull & Cameron.
Genuine imported blaokbory bran
dy for medicinal purposes at Palace
O. J. Miller's crown mixed for iced
fresh everyday at
The tomest barber shop m town is
that of Jeff Williams, tho old "O. K."
stand, Austin streot, near the square.
He has four tonsorial artists unsur
nasBod In tho state, aud a nice cool
room. Everything kept nice and in
the best of order.
El Paso grapos extra choice at Joe
That is Askow's House of Lords.
Ploaso remember that the Home
Maikot Club will meot at tho court
house to-night at 0 o'clock, to adopt
constitution and by-laws, and elect
permanent officers. By order of tho
temporary president. 18-1 1
Given away without money or price
nt city elevator, to-morrow 10th; como
with your wagons.
Lawyers and physicians attention !
I have two suits of rooms over my
store, best location in the city to rent.
Fine ventilation and light, newly pa
porod aud painted. Tirst-class for
lawyer, physician or dentist. Call
and see them. E. W. Mitchell.
12-11-lw 400 Austin Ave.
Tho Waco Installment Company
can satisfy any ono who needs furni
ture. They will either rent furniture
or soli It on installments so low that
any one can pay for it. They havo n.
fine large stock of all sorts of furni
ture and thoy sell very cheap. Dont
purchaso elsowhero until you have
given them a call. Thoy niovo and
Sack furnituro cheaply. Prather
look Austin street.
Tho New Home Sowing Machine is
a duisy and is sweeping the field.
Tho headquarters, No. 702 Austin
street, has doou a busy place even In
these two dull months. Mr. J. B.
Dixon, the genial raanagor, has sold
ninety-eight of the New Homo in the
past sixty days.
Hello. If you want feed for
your horso or cow, call on Llppman
Bros., No. 220, Franklin street,
between second and third. 40 lm.
Sash weights and vontilators of all
sizes, for sale at tho Riverside Foun
dry, First street.
Go to your undo Duff, the pawn
broker, opposite the McLelland hotel,
If you need any money or want to
Choicest meat in town nt the Ave
uue market, nothing but the boat.
Imported Swiss cheese, Holland
Herring and Russian Sardines, just
arrived at O. J. Miller's.
The Riverside Foundrv is nronared
to make iron store fronts of all sizes
and doslgus, at bottom rates, lw
D. H. Spencor's music store is a
busy nlace since ids friends have
learned he is in Waco. He has sold
six organs and ono piano in eight
days. Tho Hallot ana Davis plunos
ana umcago uottago organ, witn li.
H. Spencer as salesman will find a
safe retreat in many homos. .
A neat three room houso to rent.
Price $8 per months. Plenty of
money to loan on furnituro and every
thing of valuo. John D. Mayfleld,
303 Austin stroot.
A first-class bargain In
suburban property Just In
C. N. CUHT1S TALKS.
I defy all competition in my lino
and will soil this yoar, frosh now
goods aB cheap as you can buy them
any whoro In tho stato of Toxas.
Do not go to second hand stores, or
flvo or ton cent storos to buy sooond
hand goods or old shop worn goods,
becauso I will soil you brand new
goods at tho samo prlco you will
havo to pay thorn.
I havo an onormous stock both in
quantity aud varloty and I am going
to soil that stock at bottom pricos
such as will paralyao all competition
I have a largo stook of lino English,
Fronch, and Gorman staplo and fan
cy goods Just arrived and to arrive
this month, and 1 am going to put
those fine goods In at prices that will
mako folks open tholr eyes.
I mean what I say, I will soil goods
as cheap as you can buy second-hand
ones and I dofy competition.
C. N. Cuiitis.
B. J. Do3g, milliner. Fourth
Big stock and low prices.
Dr. Saunders, Dentist. Utiii Austin Ave.
Chas D'Andrea 4 Son will rcmoo their boot
and shoe shon lrom South tilth Street to next
door east of fl. Jacobs, Taj lor shonou Austin
If you want aeood meal or a cood
bod, go to the Brunswick on Frank
lin street. Everything hi neat us a
pin anu nrst-oiass.
For first class Photos or all stylos,
call on Deauo, Waco's high priced
Photographer. No cheap shoddy
If you want fruit cans or glass Jars
for canning go to Barnoy Feldhako'a
5 AND 10 CENT. STORE!
Tbe Cheapest Place In Town,
For glasswaro, crookorywaro. tin-
waro aud houso furnishing goods generally.
In transit, a big lino of glassware and
crookorywaro direct from tho man
ufacturers, at prlcos that court com
petition. We have a big lino of school and
lunch baskets. Wo sell too many
baskets to havo old onos.
Window shades 7 feet long, 30 inches
wido on spring rollers In handsomo
colors at 50 centH each. Extra heavy
opaque shades 7 foot by 38 inches
with handsome dudo, all colors 75 c.
Call and soo our usoml 5 and 10 ct.
goods; you pay 2o cents for samo at
Moss Back Storos.
Wiutino Material 2-1 shoots flno
cream laid noto imnor 10 cents: 24
hoavy whito onvelopos 5 cts; largo
bottle of ink G ots; pencils 10 cts. a
doz.; good muollago 5 cts.; slates,
slate pencils, ete.
Looking for a big trado this fall
wo are getting on an immonso stock
lu our exteuslvo Hues.
5 AND 10 CENT STORE,
fill Austin street, between Finn and Sixth.