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THE DAILY OPTIC.
The People's Paper. lew Kexico Has tie Finest Climate in the World Greatest Invention of the Age, No Smoke, . No Trimming, Last Forever. All Sizes in Stock. Graaf & Bowles, Sole Agents. NOVEMBER. S M T W T F S TTJ 4" 567 8 9 10 1 1 12 13 14 15 16 17 l8 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 3 ..I TUESDAY EVENING. NOV. 17. 1896. METROPOLIS MISCELLANY. Concert, ti-nlght, A. O. TJ. W. meetinft, to night. Order cot flowers through J. Bltbl. tf "The Embassy Ball," to-morrow nlgbt Daylight Is now shortening at the rate of three ruiuutes per day. This U the mo-jth for Thanksgiving, tur ' key and cranberry sauce. Regular meeting of the Woodmen of the World to-morrow evening. EVENT OP THB SEASON, The "German" (liven ae Parwell to Mat Nonlhaut, at the Montezuma Club Rooms, J. H. Stearns Is having an the rear of bis grocery store, office built In . The water Dices are being put In the new drinking fountain to-day. B. Daily, of the post office ne ws stand, assigned to day, to W. G. Koogler. Anistacio Lobato was convicted of lar ceny, to-day, by the Territorial jury. John Crites has accepted the situation as messenger boy, at the Postal office. Call on Thb Optic If you want good job printing done at the lowest living rates. The Las Vegas Cuautauqua circle will meet with Miss Juliet Cochran, this evening. Passenger Brakeman Uplinger and wife have moved from Raton to tats city, to re side. . W. T. Reed found uU lost Jersey cow locked in a pasture stveral miles north of this city. A new side walk is being laid from the Ban Miguel bank building to the Crites second hand store. TbeMoutezuma olut) room., known as they re for the number of brilliant oooaslo as never looked so handsome as they did last evening, with the iuoreased lights and bandtome piper favors presented by the ladles. Tbe occasion tor this, was a "Ger man" given In honor of Max Nordbaui, who will leave, to-morrow afternoon, 00 an IndeQnite visit to bis home In Westpha lla, Germany. The music wai splendid, as of course It would be, since It was furnished by Hand's orchestra. Tbe dancing of the "German was begun shortly after 8:80 o'clock and was indulged In by abofit thirty couples. idis is a beautitul dance, and tbe success of It, last evening, was greater than ever before in this city ; Mr. and Mrs.- M. A. Otero leading the earn. The dance was kopt up until 12 o'clock v. ben most ele gant supper was served. After this tbe dance was continued until 1 o'olock this morning, when Max Mordhaus with a gift at Impromptu speaking, that few knew he possessed, made his farewell remarks, and bis health and bon voyage were drank. Tbe following is a list of the ladles present and the gowns they wore. Mrs. M. A. Otero, pale pink satin ; Mrs. J. M. Cunningham, white organdie; Mlis 8idle Holzman, black organdie; Miss Mln nie Holzman, heliotrope .satin; .Miss Mary La Rue, figured green organdie, over pink silk; Miss Etta Head, striped blueellk; Miss Margaret Head, striped blueellk; Miss Katie Reynolds, flowered -organdie, over white silk; Miss Fort, white silk; Mrs. H W. Green, striped organdie; Mrs. . A. B. Smith, white dotted Swiss; Miss B. Roth geb, white organdie; Miss E. Rotbgeb fl iwered organdie over pink silk; Miss B. Atktns, white organdie; Miss Davis, green and pink; Mrs. A. A. Jones,' fight blue .ilk: Miss Belle Rogers, light b'ue silk; Mrs. E. E. Hamblin, back silk; Miss Net tie Ricbely, figured organdie over yel low silk; Miss Woods, light blue silk; Miss Stoneroad, figured organdie; Miss Paulina C. Taliey, white organdie; Mrs. E. G. Mor phey, black silk; Mrs. O. G. Schaefer, red crepa; Mrs. J. judell, brown striped silk; Mrs. R. J. VanPetten, pink chin silk; Mrs. Harry W. Kelly, black silk ; Mrs. Will H. Kelly, grey silk; Mrs. Frank Springer, brown silk ; Mrs. M. Browoe, grey silk ; Mrs. A. H. Wbitmore, black silk; Miss Hattie Knickerbocker, black crepe. A surprise party was tendered Spencer Btites, in honor of bis seventeenth birth day, by his friends, last evening. Las Vegas merchants bave piles of new goods on tbelr shelves, which will be sold cheap. See tbelr advertisements. There was not a very large crowd at tbe Blue Jay social, last evening, bnt those present report a very pleasant time. This Is tbe kind of weather the secretary of tbe immigration bureau has in mind when he is at work getting out anew book Joe Scott was bound over to await tbe action of the grand jury, for bis disorderly conduct, and resisting an officer, a few evenings ego. More than $200 have been subscribed by the citizens ft Las Vegas for tbe purpose of making improvements on the Gall in as canon wagon road. Dr, W. R. Tipton was in Santa Fe, yes terday, and In company with Doctors Sloan and Diaz, performed an operation on Mr. McCabe's eyes. Tbe Wilber stock company must have given general satisfaction, to have played to crowded houses, in Albuquerque, for five consecutive nights. If you do not dance, it is no reason "wby you should miss the splendid concert to be given by the Las Vegas military band, at Rosenthal ball, to-night. 1 The eastern people are bringing their gold out of its hiding places In -stockings, cupboards and stove ovens, but here in New Mexico It will be unearthed from true As sart reins. Juan Sanchez was brought before Judge Wooster this morning on complaint of P. D. McElroy, for stealing thirteen head of cattle from A. E. Bourne. He was bound over to await the action of the grand jury. The "German," given as a farewell to Max Nordbaus, at the Montezuma club last night, might properly be termed as the society event or me season, A most en joyable evening was spent by all those present, Richard Gallegos and Fernando Villa nueba are on trial for robbing the rest dence of an old woman at La Cuesta. C. A. Spless, M. C. de Baca and Veeder & Veeder are the attorneys for the defense and W. B. Banker and O. A. Larrazolo tbe prosecution. The following men are in jail here and their trials will probably be had in tbe order of their names, beginning with Jose Chavez y Chavez, for murder, to-morrow : Jose Chavez y Chavez, murder; Anderson Taylor, murder; Scipio Agullar, murder: Trojillo Santiago, assault to kill;Francisco Sails, cattle stealing. ' It is an outward evidence of an inward gTaoe in Simon Ollendoiff, whose occupa tion Is printed In tbe city directory as "old timer," that he will sprinkle a little Gslli Has river water on the linen handkerchief sent here from Russia, to be blessed by Schlatter, and return tbe same to bis fal low countryman, together with a written "white lie," as to tbe healer having touch ed it. He thinks that perhaps the cja.r'i subject w be. f u,y as much, be'qeprtd.. The Bet Paid. A few days before the general election, Henry Essinger, of the wholesale liquor firm of Essfnger fc Judell, of Las Vegas, and L. L. Lyons, representing the Colora do packing company, of Denver, made a bet of (10 on the general result, Ejalnger chooeing Mcivinley, and as a side issue the loser agreed to be haltered up and led to a stall, in plain view of tbe public, like a horse, and fed on hay. Tbe two well known commercial tourists met here yes terday, and like an honorable - gentle- mao, Mr. .Lyons admitted that ne was on tbe wrong side of thi fence, and re quested Mr. Essinger to follow out tbe letter of tbe bet. At 10:30 yesterday morning, Mr. Essinger secured from Olm sted & Dixon a baiter and whip; tbe baiter was placed over the bead of Mr Lyons and at tbe crack of the Whip, the crest-fallen loser was marched to a . box containing bay, and which was placed di rectly in front of Sturges' European, near tbe big red telephone pole. He ate hay for about five minutes, to tbe amusemen of about 10,000 people (more or less), and then at the craok of tbe whip and tbe com mand of Dr. Essinger, he was driven to his room at the European. Mr. Lyons Is a fat. chunky tourist, always with a jolly smile playing over bis face, and be took his de feat and subsequent fun like a hero. . Both gentlemen left the city last night. Citizen TRACK AND TRAIN. J. E. Hurley went south on No. 1, last evening. -j" Joe Burks is calling in tbe place of Pax ton Woods, who Is sick. Conductor "Fatty" Kerens has returned to Las Vegas, after an absence of four years in Minnesota. A cow was struck at Berlen yesterday by a freight. The engine and eleven cars were thrown from tbe track. . Harry Long, an Intelligent and reliable brakeman, is now doing duty on tbe main line. He had recently been at Waldo. Tbe Rio Grande division of No. 3 trans fen ed around the wreck near Belen with but a couple of hours delay yesterday. Tbe railroad boys are especially tovited to attend the concert and : ball, given by the Las Vegas Military band, to-night. J. D. Not'grass has reported for, wort", relieving Conductor Ward, who In turn bumps Conductor Hubbard to the extra board. " " ; ., " General Manager Frey of .the Atchison, will leave Topeka in a few days going to Guaymas for an inspection of the Sonora railway. ' " ; - George Stevens, an ex-fireman of the Atchison, at this plaoe, after an absence of three years, has returned, and is looking for work. ... i 4.t , .&:. .-'-i Up Hayes, who has been confined to the bouse for about three weeks with fever, is able to be about the house., tbongb. still quite weak on bis pins. - ' V Second 84, near Benton, yesterday, bad three cars off in tbe ditch on account of an axle breaking on a loaded car. It delay ed several trains from two to twelve hours. Dan Trabey, an old-time railroad man at this point, who has for some time past resided in Vermont, is back in these parts again and will take a railroad position at Rowe. .. , v- - i - Awarded Highest Honors World' FaiiC DRV ., PERSONAL PJilNOlLZNQS. Capt. U p. iutt left for Silver City last evening. ',. P. J, Towner will leave fof Magtialuoa, tbls evening. C. D Bouober'i family are visiting Id Raton this wek.) . ; Henry Goke and family were down from Bapello yestitrday. Vinoente Mares Is In tbe city from Wagon Mound, to-day. Attorney Hugo Seaberg, of Springer, came down on last evening's train. F. H. Xabertiux and family left tbls morning for Chicago 00 a few weeks visit. Mrs. Geo. H. Hutchison left this morn ing for a weeks' visit In Topeka, Kansas. Henry Essina-er spent yesterday In thi city, leaving for the south last evening Joe Joquel, a former employe of Tnt Optic, arrived, last evening, from Pueblo and St, Louis. Win. P. Nott, supsrintendent of tbe Harvey eating houses on this division went north last evening. John Stein, the former superintendent of tbe Harvey eating homes, Is expected to soon have charge of them again. P. M. Baumgardner and family are late arrivals at tbe hot springs, where they will remain for tbe winter tor the benefit of the baths. " '. - ' - " Victor Vlzettt, superintendent of the Harvey bouses on the A. & P. road, has Inst returned from an extended visit to Italy, to his relatives. Mrs. Joe Kremls and children returned to 8pringer this morniDg after a plea, an visit of a few days with her brother Frank Sturges, and bis wife. Vincents Mares, Wagon Mound; J. F Mulbero, Raton; Tito Melendez, Mora, and Jose C. Buteres, Ventasoo, are among tbe late arrivals at tbe New Optic Dan Somen, formerly a section foreman on tbe Atchison at this point, and who has been In Maesichusetts for tbe past two years, has returned to Las Vegas. Mrs. W. S. McLean and family left; thl morning to join tbe husband and father In Anaconda, Montana, They carry with them tbe best wishes of a host of friends In Las Vegas.- M. H. Coot, H. F. Smith, J, M. Lelsb and B. F. Bingham, Chicago; Hugo Bea berg, Springer; F. A. Tnwnsend, Denver, and 8. W. Lensley, Sparta, Ills., are guests at the Depot hotel. - madeira tsaoa, an exemplary . . young man, with a bright future, after a pleasant visit to his parents and friends In and near this city, will leave in return to the City of Mexico, to-morrow evening, where be holds a responsible position with theAmer- tcin legation. J. T. Lindsay, St. Louis; Dr. EJwin Stesber, Mrs. Edwin Stesber and three children, sod Mrs. Stesher, Joliet, 111 ; M B. Goldenberg, ; W. W. Smith, Port lard, Oregon; Plaoldo Baca y Baoa, Eden; Arthur Fountain, Sapello; H. J. Loomis and C. A. Spless, Santa Fe, register at tbe Plaza hotel. Brand New Sewing machines and bicycles for sale- old machines repaired and made as eood as new. Call and see us. Next door to J. A. Dick's grocery store. Bridge Street, Las Vegas, N. M. 809 tf W. A. Oivwa & Co. If you want to bay or sell cattle wool or sheep, don't fail to eea or write J. Minium, wool and live stock broker, East Las Ve gas, Hew Mexico, tie win save you money. . ' - 322wftdtf SOME SPECIAL RATES. . 1 f NEW GOODS mi National W. C. T. U. convention, 8t Louis, Mo.. November 13th to 20tb. 1896. Fare and one-tbird on certificate plan for round trip. Annual reunion society of tbe Army of Tennessee. Fare and one-tbird, certificate pian, ior round crip. Biennial convention, national council of Jewish women, at New York City, Novem- oer mm to zutn, low. rare aoa one-third, certificate plan, lor round trip. Annual meeting Federation of Commer cial teachers' rssociatmos, Chicago, De cember 28th to 31st, 1896., Fare and one third, on certificate plan, for round trip. ' !" , C. F. Jons, Agent. ' " ; Assignee's Notice. To all creditors and other persona hold ing or having claims or demands analnst tbe R. O. McDonald company. Insolvent ueDior. Tou are hereby notified, that the under signed , assignee of said lnso vent c ncern , on tbe 14th day of Decern1 er, A D. 18M, and for two consecutive dai s thereafter, and between the hours ot 9 o'clock a. m. and t o'clock p. m., of each of said days, will be ready to r' elve and adjust all claims and demands against tbe said the K. G. ncLionaia company, insoive t aeotor, at be office and place of business of tbe said the B. G. McDonald company, In the Fur- ouk uuuuing, on me norm siaeor unage itreet. and west of the brldee over the Gal- Unas river. In the town of Las ,Veas. county or fan Miguel, and Territory of New Mexico, at which said time and place all creditors and other p-rsons holding or claiming demands against tbe said lnso'v ent debtor, the R. G McDonald company are requested and required to present and Die tbelr said claims for adjustment and allowance. , T.J. fUrwoon, Assignee of the R. G. McDonald company. 1 -as vegas, n. m., mov. 2nu, lm. ll-tt. Beifeld's Clebrated Cloaks, "First-Class Dressmaking. Goods at Lowest Prices for Cash. MRS. L HQLLENWAGER. Boots, Shoes, Hats, Caps, M'sses' and Children's Jer sey Leggings, Ladles' Felt Shoes and Slippers. All at Lowest Cash Prices. TilE Slflllfc Ciilll Slliil r.iAoomc TEMPLE. MODEL CASH GROCERY. i Saturday, I will give the Large Pumpkin to the one guessing the nearest to its - weight. Everyone buying One Dollar's worth of goods is entitled to a guess. ! From Wednesday on, I will have on sale the Finest of the Fine Dainty Home made Delicacies, consisting of Everything in the Pastry line. Miss Davenport bak- Ing., .: iv " Keep Your Eje on This Space. JAS. M. OLUXTON. Oil All the week Nov. 16-21 we will sell China, Glassware, Lamps, and Kitchen Furniture, for cash, at the ate of So cents on the dollar one dollar saved every $5.00 worth saving, isn't it? on Look at the b!g line of children's school shoes on the bargain counter- samples from factory fine shoes in kangaroo, glove-grain and pebbled goat, worth $1.50, $2, $2.25 all for 95c per pair cash. r ' , ." - ""' ' SHaBBH There's a beautiful lot of portiere curtains go ing for cash at ridiculous reductions. For instance, cur tains worth $3.25, at $2.15 pair, cash. ILFELD'S, The Plaza. Cash Novelty Dry Goods Store. 'We sell cheaper thin any other house, but for Cash, only. 8c yd. Flannelette Wrapper Ooods, told every wnere ai riftc. Children's Natural Wool Vests and Pants: Size. - 18 20 Si 84 Price. 21c 26c aio 36i llO- Bize. 28 30 83 34 Price. 46j 61o 66s 61c Vesta and Pants Ladles' Fleeced Lined at 23c. Ladles' Fleeoed Lined Union Suits at 39c. Men's heavy Ramdon Shirts and Drawers at-40c. Hen's extra heavy Bamdon Shirts and urawers at oua. ,r Men's Wright's Fleeced Shirts and Draw ers at $1.00. Cotton B'anketi, for Bed Sheets, at 5ic pr. All wool 10-4 Scarlet B ankets at 3.60 pr. AH wool 10-4 White California Blanket at 5.10 pair. , All wool 11-4 White California Blankets at 15. 7S pair. So a yd. Outing Flannel, sold everywhere at 8jC. 15c a yd. Double width Dress Goods, sold everywhere at 25o. Large assortment of Ladies' Jackets and Capes, and Children's Jackets.-. Ladies' Sweaters. t Ladies' Woolen and Silk Waists. . ' Ladies' Lounging Robes. fflWWJlH.-- Jill lliiitwlil 'f lib WORN BY COLLEGE BOYS AND STUDENTS EVERYWHERE... At every great University In America, from Old Harvard in the East to Leland Stanford in the West, the H.S.& M. Clothing is worn and liked. It's tbe' apparel for intelligent, wide-awake men. We have the latest Fall styles. CLOTHES BEARING TWTCl T ART7T Um? 1 A al W WiatVUU ARE WARRANTED. BOSTON CLOTHING HOUSE, JAKE BLOCK. Proprietor. St. G IHAEL'S COLLEGE, 5ANTA FE, NEW MEXICO. Fall Term Opens September ist. For particulars, apply to BROTHER BOTULPH, GROSS, BLAGliWELL & GO. Wholesale Grocers "AND" HEW LEVY & BRO., Sixth Street, Opposite Postoffice. The Best Place in Las Vegas to make your selection anions a full line of Cooking and Heating STOVES, ; - IS AT' WAGNER & M YERS'. Also a full line of W.NCH ESTER RIFLES, COLTS REVOLVERS, and Ammunition. Masonic Temple, vt -- ' " East Las Vegas. DARGAIIIS FOR Tl iWAK ! m CflEAFtl m VfUlLi , t 1 MOST PERFECT MADE A pure Grape Cream of Tartar Powder. Fret from Ammonia, Alum or any other adulterant 40 Yet he Statftat& Men's Elegant Winter Shirts at 75c, $1.00, : $i.50v $2.oo, and $2.50. Most complete line of Winter Gloves wool lined or unlined, sheep, goat and buck, from 50c pr. up. Elegant line of Men's White and Wool Shirts, at very lowest prices. Complete line Hosiery. Nobby and Complete line of Men's Soft and Derby Hats, from Cheapest to the Best. on w, Remember I am Headquarters on Up-to-Date Tailor-made Clothing. Elegant Pants to order, from $4.00 up. Nobby 'Suits or Overcoats to order, frohf '$12.50 up. t Everythinjj guaranteed as represented. ' Railroad Avenue, East Las Vegas, AMOS- LEWIS. Wool Dealers, East Laa Vegas and Albuquerque, New Mexico. GROSS, BLACK WELL & KELLY1 wnoT, 100, 102 and 104 North Second St., St. Louis, Mo, 9 HH - 826 & 328 Railroad Avenu. DEALKB8 IN GENERAL MERCHANDISE Ranoh Supplies a peoialty Gooda delivered free to all parts of the city. Call and examine our stoc oe fore purchasing, and be convinced of our low prices. 49 Complete line of Cartridges and Ammunition always on hand. tM CENTRAL HOTJBfl MRS. R. FLINT, Prop. Centrally Located. Good Accommodations. Bates, $1.25 per Day. Board and Room $5 and $0 per Week. Grand Clearing ROSENTHAL Sale! BROS. Cut Prices! Bargains! Read! Plain White t)om.t Flannel, worth Sc. .... . . . .... .... . .Sale Price 5c Scarlet Twilled 1 lannel, all wool, worth 2 c,. ........... . " " 16c " ' " " " " ' extra heavy, worth 35c,. . " "24c Cream or Whi e Flaarell, all wool, worth 25c ..." " J5c ' White Shaker Flannel, heavy weight, worth 40c. . . .'. .... ,J " 28c Fine Outing' Flannel, worth 7c an 1 c ..Y. . . " " fic Silicia, f r Skirt Lining, yard wide, wrth ioc .......... . " 8c Silicias, for Waist Lining, yard wide, worth 15c ........... " 12c Fibre Chamois, 6o-:nches wide, all c lors, wo th 15c. ..... . " "12c I adies Clo:h, 50-inches, all wool, worth. 50c " 42c Broad (loth, 50-nches, a'l wo. 1, worth, $1.00 ............ " 79c Table Oil Cloth, 5-4 wide, white or colore , nt " 18c Shelf Oil Cloth, worth 1 oc " " 6c Men's or Boys' Fur Caps, worth $1.10, while thev last .... " 69c Boys' or Mer's Golf Caps, af sorted sty es,worth 35c and 50c " " 22c Rl5MEinPER We SeU For Cash, Only.