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THE DAILY OPTIC. kThe People's Paper, Ret Mexico Has tue Finest Climate U tbe World Baltimore Bulk Oysters, ORANGES, Dressed Poultry, Sweet Potatoes, Cranberries, Peaches, Pears, Grapes, Vegetables of all kinds. Graaf & Bowles, EPTEMBER. 5 MIT W T F S ss 3: s: ssi est .. .. i a 3 4 5 6 7 S 9 10 1 1 ) 2 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 ... . .. FRIDAY It E.vlNG, 8EPT. 25.1896. METROPOLIS MISCELLANY. I. Biehl, leading undertaker. 63tf Baud practice, to-nigbt, at city ball. M acbeth troubles. "Water cures stomach 809tt A. good load of 16-inoh 281-18t. wood for $1.00, H. Q. C00B8. The Headquarters Forsythe proprietors. restaurant, Clark & It Rent your bicycles of J. James, St.Nicbo- las block. All new wheels. It Bryan club meeting, tbisjevening,at the office of Judge H. 8. Wooster. Visitors to tbe city will find Clark & Forsytbe's Headquarters, tbe best place In tbe city to get tbelr meals. It Butcher's Liquid Polish and Reviver, the finest and best floor varnish for Bale at tbe old town Hardware Store. 1). Winternitz. 279-ml Minnie S. Dudley has filed suit for di vorce from Devore Dudley, on the grounds of failure to support and cruel and Inhu man treatment. Ben its S. de Gallegos, wife of Lucas E. Gallegos, died yesterday at Los Corrales, Beraaiillo county, aged twenty-five years. She left a husband and three children. Let every place of busiuess, no matter of what political faith the proprietor may be, get out Us bunting and flags, to-morrow, in honor of the republican convention. TbB members of tbe colored church will give an entertainment at the A. O. U. W ball in the Wyman block, Friday, October Sod. Old Mississippi camp-meeting and p'antatlon songs, us sung before the war, will be rendered. At the K, of P, lodge, last evening, J. N Dillon was installed as chancellor com mander, Saul Rosenthal, vice-chancellor, and Eecundino Romero as master of ex chequer. C. U. Strong, of Mora, was given page and esquire rank. Some sneak thief entered tbe yard at Chief Justice Smith's residence, night be fore last, and stole a couple of sheets and a carpet from a clotbes-line. A number of other articles were piled up ready to take when the thieves were frightened away. Tbe Lat Vegas Republican is tbe name of a campaign paper that will be given to tbe public, this evening or in tbe morning. Knowing as the people do tbe source of its political inspiration, it will have about as much influence as a common street dodger. A dispatch to The Optio from Banta Fe says that in theBorrego murder cases, late last evening, tbe supreme court denied all of the motions and objections advanced I y defendants' attorney, Delegate T. B. Cr.t ron, and sentenced tbe four defendants to be executed on October the 15th. To-day, Mr. Catron will ask for a writ of habeas corpus, and, if this is refused, will no doubt appeal to the XT. 8. supreme court, if tuuh can be done. . . . . What's the Frost? maiiei- wun uoi.-J What's Prince P What's McFie P What's Finical P the matter with JutTO the - matter with the matter with 1 . : Sunday Bicycle Races. Half-mile (open). First prize, One doz en silk bandercblefs; Second prize balf dozen neck ties; Third prize one genuine silver bicycle tag, Five-mile (open). First prize, Solid gold medal (to be won three times in suc cession), and one gent's traveling case; seoond prize, one meerschaum pipe or ci gar bolder; third prize, One pair bicycle shoes. One mile, (confined to member of Mea dow City cycle club) First, solid gold medal (to be won three times In succession) and one meerschaum pipe; second, one sweater; third, one bi cycle lamp. Two mile, handicap (open) first, one pair M. & H. tires; second, one Brown rac ing saddle; third, one cyclometer. Boys' and other races for which suitable prizes will be given will be arranged later. Entrance fees for above races fifty cents, to be paid In advance of races. -, - Races will come off on the track in the old town, Sunday, the 27th inetr. at 3 p. m. sharp. Entries to be made with Herman C. Ilfeld. Un a ran Balls. The society of United Laborers of East Las Vegas will give a grand ball at Rosen thai ball, Saturday evening, September 26th, to which the general public Is cordial ly Invited. Engllab dances as well as Spanish will be given, and a good time is guaranteed to all. Admission, fifty cents. No' objoctlonabis obaraoter will be ad mitted. Come out and eojiy yourself. m 3t A (MEAT GATHERING. DcleKulea to TwMorroW'a. Territorial Republican Convention Already Arriving In Number. j EVERYBODY EVIDENTLY AT SEA Tbe delegates to tbe Territorial republl can convention, which meets In this city to-morrow, have begun to arrive. Thk Optic speaks for the people of Las Vegas, in aooordlng to them 1 warm welcome to our olty, and assures tbem that differences of political faith do not enter into the per sonal feelings of tbe citliens of Las Vegas toward her guests. Tbe proverbial keys of tbe olty are turned over to the visitors, and If tbey want for anything, Tbi Optic assures tbem it is because tbey have pot made their desires known. The Optio Is proud of our business establishments, on both sides of tbe river,aud asks our Strang, er friends to take espeolal notice of these, It their duties or ' wishes keep tbem here over Bunday, tbey are asked to visit our hot iprings and attend our churches, that they my know, in soma measure, of tbe many advantages under which tbe people up this way are living, . - - LIST OF TBB DELEGATES. . Following is a list of tbe delegates to tbe republican convention, some of whom are already on the ground and actively at work: . Bernalillo county W. J. Dixon, S. M Saltmarsh, Thomas Hughes, W. H. H. Alli son, T. A, Finloal, Max Ilfeld, E. W. Dob son, Manuel Salazar y Otero, Pedro Perea Alejandro Sandoval, T. A. Hubbell, E.P. Stover. J. R. Armilo. H. F. Lec, E. A. Pearson. Cbaves county Nathan Jaffa. Colfax county Jacob Smith, W. C. Wrigley, H. B. Steward, J. B. Arellano. Dona Ana county J. R, McFie, Marcial Valdez, A. L. Christy, W. H. H. Llewellyn Martin iiohman, S. Pedregon. Eddy coupty 3. I. Roberts. Grant county Charles M. Foraker, J. B. Sberidan, Ricbard Hudson. Guadalupe countr Lincoln county G. W. Pilchard, M. 8. Taliaferro, Demetrio Perea. Mora county 0. A. Hadley, Rumaldo Royval, Cristoval Sanchez, Victor Gal legos, Patricio Sanchez. Rio Arriba county L. B. Prince, T. D. Burns, Leocadio Jiron, Francisco Serns, J. S. Woods, J. 8. Sargent, Jose Ortiz y Sal azar. San Jaun county . San Miguel county R. B. Twitcbsll, Nestor Sena, Miguel Salazar, Eugenlo Ro mero, Lorenzo Lopez, Torribio Sanchez, Margarito Romero, Victor Lucero, J. G. Montano, 0. L.Houghton, Rafael Gallegos. Santa Fe county Max Frost,' Antonio Ortiz, y Salazar, R. J. Palen, E. L. Bart lett, George A. Johnson, Jose Ortiz y Pino, S. H. Day, C. A. Spiess. Sierra county Gus Duval, T. C. Long. Socorro county Estevan Baca, O. H. Bursum, M. Cooney, W. E. Martin,' H. H. Howard, W. S. Williams, Pablo Trujillo, Demetrio Perez, Taos county M. Martinez, Pedro San chez, Gregorio Griego, Vicente F. Mar tinez, 8. Hart. Union county Edw. W. Fox, Saturnlno Pinard. Valencia cocnty Sol Luna, Max Lun J. F. Cbavea. Quadalups Otero, A. M. Bergere, Victor Baca, Manuel Padlllo Chaves, Jesus 8arjcb.es y Aragon. CONVCMTIOIf NOTES. All tbe counties in tbeTerrltory are rep-e sented, witb the exception of San Juan, Chavez and Eddy. Gen. E. L. Bartlett, the efficient chair man of tbe republican central committee. reached the city, this afternoon. Malaquias Martinez will represent the county of Taos, to-morrow. He has four proxies, in addition to his own vote. Ex-Gov. L. Bradford Prince is here, rep resenting (he county of Rio Arriba, witb six proxies in his pocket, in addition to his own vote. Nathan Jaffa, delegate from Chavez county, telegraphs from El Paso, Texas, that be missed rail connection and hence cannot reacb Las Vegas In time. Don Pedro Perea, a republican wheel horse of Bernalillo county, and a delegati to tbe convention, Is on tbe ground and laboring with the delegations in certain in terests. Capt. S. M. Saltmrrsb, T. A. Finical and W. H. H. Allison are op from Albn querque, tbe latter a former resident of Las Vegas, engaged in the sewing-machine Dusiness. Gov. E. S. Stover, the prominent Albu querquean and leading republicans' is el bowing around among the crowd, gocd Humored ly, but witb no congressional bee buzzing in his bonnet. It Is generally understood that Delegate i I. B. Catron will be the nominee, to-mor trow, Sunday ,rr Monday, though Don Pad Perea, of Bernalillo county, can have pbe nomination, if be wants it. Col. Geo. W. Prichard. who has the sud- Jucport of Lincoln county for tbe nomination 1. for the delegateship, is an eaily arrival (accompanied by M. S. Taliaferro, cbair- Dan of tbe republican central committee ma a leauiog mercbant, down, tbere. ' Hon. Thos. Hughes, editor and proprie tor of tbe Albuquerqne Citizen, delegate from Bernalillo county, la up and around among tbe b'hoys and Is a whole conven tion within himself. He's for tbe nominee of to morrow's convention, horse, foot and dragoon. - j . Col. Max Frost, secretary of the Terrl torial central committee and a delegate from Santa Fe county, is in our eity to day. . lie seems to know what Is going on and is evidently very popular with tbe delegates. He has the knack of keeping tnem in good bumor, anyhow ' Awarded'". Highest Honors World's Fair. mm c MOST PERFECT MADE. A pure Grape Cream of Tartar Powder " Free from Ammonia, Alum or any other adulterant 40 Yearn the $tao$ri PEItddNAtj IMSNOlLlftOS, H. A. Johnson Is down ffoui Mt. Aspefl to-day, . Phil Doll went over to Banta Fe, las( evening. Dr. W. K. Tipton went to Walrous the local freight this morning. Grant Long, of Long Brothers, sheep men. Is In tbe city from Texas. Messrs. Long, Welohselbaum and Gol den berg are In return from a trip Into tbe country. Mrs, Antonio Lucero left for Juarez, Mexico, last evening, on a month's visit to ber sister. Royal A. Prentice returned from Union oountr. last evening, and Judge E. V, Long Is expeoted back, this evening. Mrs. A. J. Tlsdal and mother, Mrs. Her rlott, came up from Bland, last evening, and will leave for tbe Bell ranch soon. J. F. Peirce, Demlng, N. M.; M. E. Main berg, Red Oak, la.; W. L. Turney, South Bend, Wash., John Felke, La Junta, Colo., are at tbe Stoner bouse. . Rev. A. A. Hyde passed through, last evening, from Springer to Silver City. He was accompanied by his mother, who will make ber home in bis family In the future, E. B. and Mrs , S. T. Dantbist, Mr. and Urs. O. ,W. Isensse, Indianapolis; F. I, Long, Lindenwood, 111.; L. Bradford Prince, Espanola, and M. B. Goldenberg, ranch, are registered at tbe Plaza hotel W. B. Cockrell, Kaneao City ; Joe Erwtn, St. Joseph; F. E. Burkecht, New York; Mrs. B. Jobnson, Chicago;, J. E. Terry, Santa Fe; M. L. Keeisdorf, St. Louis; Henry and T. A. Zom, Gibsonburg, Ohio, and H. Dembutsky, Goeben, led., are late arrivals at the Harvey house. Chae. U Strong, P. D. St. St. Vraln, Mora; C. E. Ovarbuls, Temple, A. T.; C. W. Morrison, Denver; O. A. Hadley, Watrous; W. 8. H. Long, Balleyville.Kas; M. B.Taliaferro, White Oaks; E. 8. Stover, Tbos. Hughes, W. H. H. Allison, B. M. Saltmarsh, Albuquerque; G. W. Prichard, White Oaks, register at the New Optic Accidentally Killed. Walter Hamilton accidentally shot blm self, Wednesday afternoon, near Cimarron, Colfax county. He, in company with Wm Jones ana J as. Juetton, 01 Katon, was starting out prospering. When near the Springer ranch, east of Cimarron, his re volver dropped out of tbe belt, the ham mer struck an Iron rod In falling and dis charged the gun. Tbe ball ranged through bis body, causing bis death lu about an hour. He leaves a family in Kentucky. Deceased was about thirty-six years old. His body was taken to Katon by J. H. Jenkins. A coroner's inquest was held, this morn ing, when a verdict of accidental death was rendered.' Tbe remains were taken In charge of by Undertakers Nott and Glvens and em balmed and were sent to bis former home at McHenry, Kentucky, where be is sur vived by a wife aud two children. , . TRACK AND TRAIN. Fireman Wheat is on the off list. Some new ties are being put in the main Una below tbe depot. Tbe painting outfit made Its first trip 00 tbe road, to-day, goiog up to 8hoemaker. Cabooses No. 859 and 860 were taken to Raton, yesterday, wbere they will be over, hau'ed. Engine No. 488 was on the springs branch, this morning, tbe regular engine being In tbe shops. - Engineer rVm. Baynton has an extended leave of absence, and left last evening for Kansas City, where he will visit friends and relatives. The tie-pickliug works at this place will cease to operate after to morrow. The last load of ties was put in this morning. , The works will probably be idle for three or four months. .... . The Fountain Fund. Tbe ladies of tbe W. C. T. U. are well pleased with tbe progress made in rafslug money to pay for the new fountain. As there is still a deficiency, tbey have en gaged Miss Lottie Tillotson, of St. Paul, Minn., to give a literary, or elocutionary entertainment at tbe council room in tbe city building, one week from to-nlgbt, October 2d. The admission fee will prob ably be not over twenty-five cents, so a large number can attend. Hiss Tillotson comes very highly recom mended by tbe press and by individuals who have beard her. V Mrs. L. Hollenwager has been successful in procuring tbe exclusive sale of tbe cele brated Beifeld cloaks, every where famed for style and quality. Place no orders for your winter wraps until you have seen my extensive and beautiful assortment of samples for ladies, misses and children's wrsps. . 276-6t , Mexican Central Railway. From tbe sea to the clouds. Passing mod ern cities and ancient monuments. Stan dard guage In everything management, Ideas and treatment of patrons. Toe only line In tbe Kpttblic running Pullman pal ace buffet sleeping cars between tbe cap ltal and polncs in tbe United States. Cheap rates and prompt service. For full partic ulars call cu or aaaress J. V. DONOHOE, tf Com 'I Agent, El Paso. Texas. For parties, ooncerts and socials, rent 50-s-tf Rosenthal Bros', hall. Our MR. R. L. McCONNELL, Expert Cutter, of Chicago, 111., will exhibit at our tore, until Satur day, September 26th, a line in large size samples, showing in the piece the most elaborate selections of Foreign and Domestic Woolens. ever.: :' "" . . Fit guaranteed or no sale. Railroad Jive, and Jackson St. 1 I ": ' I o . 1 MAQONIC ' I Ward Block, Railroid Ave., Mrs. Wm. Qoln, Prop. fables Served With ., '.. EVERYTHING THE SEASON AFFORDS, Cooked and Served in tbe Highest Order. Meals, 25o. Board, by week, $5. A trial will oonvlnoe you of the merits of THB UnilFT. RWHTTTRNT. More New Goods at Ilfeld' s. On Monday we opened and American dress goods. The Styles are new, The Fabrics desirable, ' -The Prices satisfactory. Come and See our" new boucl5, wraps. Come and See the new outing Come and See our new shot combinations. Come and See the best line of I LF ELD'S, The Plaza Cash Novelty Dry Goods Store. Four Hook, Foster Kid I LI OF Ml Ladies' Fleeced Lined Vest and Pants 23c, worth double. Ladies' Fleeced Lined Union Suits 6Dc All Wool California Blankets $4.50- worth $7.50 Gray Cotton Blankets, for Bed Sheets, 55c per pair. Largest and Nobbiest Line in Las Vegas. Dress' Good? in the Latest Novelties. Stamped Linens.' ; Agents for the Brainerd & Armstrong Wash Silks. HEW LEVY ORG1., Sixth Street, Opposite Postolfice. Roofs well painted with Dixon's Silica Graphite Pain t have not required re-painting in 18 or 30 years. . FOR SALE BY ' . 'V WAGNER & MYERS, DEALERS IN' Great Western Stoves, Wilson's Air-Tight Heaters. GENERAL HARDWARE, MASONIC TEMPLE. EAST LAS VEGAS., 1 Tailoring: Department. Prices AMOS IkimilSSIlm NEW GOODS 6 DAILY, Boots, Shoes, Hats, Caps, Misses' and Children's Jer sey Leggings, Ladles' Felt Shoes and Slippers. All at Lowest Cash Prices. . Boot ail Sinn Co, TEMPLE. New Brunswick Restaurant, Under the new manage meut, will set the BEST MEAL 1111 CITY FCR 25 CENTS. Special families. tables reserved tor ladles Your patronage is solicited. and M. S. DUDLEY. Prop, another invoice of beautiful imported plush aild beaver fall and winter flannels and ladies-cloth Buitings. silks for ladies' waistj and dress knit underwear for ladies, children and men, that is to be found in Las Vegas, and at the most reasonable prices. Gloves, 69c a Pair. as low as F. LEWIS. i '' fcC 0dd - Grossman:. Wioiaelso. Great and small, Fat and tall, We can surely Fit you all. I 1 L -.. - V f zif itjf-afoufi ri)t,-M.v., St. MICHAEL'S C0LLE6 SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO. Fall Term Opens September ist. For particulars, apply to BROTHER BOTULPH. GROSS, BLAGE Wholesale Grocers 'TCSisw-AND"r Wool Dealeis, East Las Vegas and Albnqnerqnp, Heir Mexico, 'J ROSS, BLAOKWELL & KELLY WOOL,- ioo, 103 and 104 North Second St.; ; St. Louis, Nlo. 826 & 328 Railroad Avenut. GEERAL MERCHANDISE Ranch ti2)lies a Specialty. Goods delivered free to all parts of the city. Call and examine our stocc o fore purchasing, and be boavinced of our low prices. JO Complete line of Cartridges and Aw munition always on hand. -H WM. MALBOEUF Is Offering the Greatest Values in Dry Goods, Harness, Clothing, Hats, Caps, Boots, Shoes and Groceries. WE'VE A PINE IjiOT OF GOODS, : , ..-j Purchased at a Great Sa prifice, and will give -OurCustomers the Adv antage of this Special Low Prices on Dress Goods. THE BEST PLACE IN THE CITY TO BUY YOUR GROCERIES. A. A. SENECA L. Manager. ! MRS. R. FLINT, Prop. Centrally Located. Good Accommodations. Bates, $1.25 per Day. Board and Boom $5 and $6 per Week. All Special Sales for CASH ONLY. For Bargains A Iwnrs cm tr " 1 b gpgEWTHALv: BRyg For This Week. 'SPECIAL Our Dress Goods Sale Still Continues 49c For 10 yards Ginghams, Amoskee; 'Apron 49c I On For nel. 10 yards Oood Outing Flan For 10 yards White Domestic Flan tdb nel. 49c 49 c For 10 yards Bleached or Unbleach ed Cotton Flannel. For l6" Calloo. yaids Beat Indigo Bluei 49c For 10 Calico. yards Fancy Colored 49c "For iO yards LL, bleached Mmlln. yard wide, Un- ape cwniirKi - lici6 men. : &,fc9.irR5-(yicAoo; BOSTON CLOTHING HOUSE, JAKE BLOCK, Prop.' 'J (WELL i 80. ml 4 ' 9 IfS-'H'og 4s4V DKALKBB IK- v All Special Sales i. for jCASH ONLY. For This Week. 49c For 10 yards Oood Hn. Bleached Mus- 49c For lO yards Colored Colors. Bunting, all 49C For Fine White Tabfe Linen. 49c For Full Size, Sheets. Keady Made Bed 49C For4 Ready Msae Pillows Cases. 49C r'0r 10 ysrtl' 0o0(, Cr08h- p....... Entitling Customers to Frem- UliUjlUlia lums given witb caBb purcbasee.' 49c salei