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Architects
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E. G. HOLLIDAY
Architect and Builder
409 State Nat. Bank Bldg.
Phone 906
R. NEWELL WATERS
Architect
9-12 Security State Bank Building
Weslaco, Texas
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Builders—Contractors
G. E. Miller
TILE DRAINAGE
CONTRACTOR AND ENGINEER
p. 0. Address R. P. D. No. 1,
Ssd Benito
Telephono 1615 P 12 H-53
> PROCTER & DUDLEY
General Contractors
528 Washington St.
Brownsville, Texas
Phone 627
BEN V. PROCTER
ENGINEERING CO.
208 Merchants Bank. Bldg.
Phone 617
Brownsville, Texas.

BATTERY SERVICE ^
SADLER’S BATTERY
SERVICE
Battery and Electrical
Repairing. All work
Guaranteed.
531—13th St., Phone 382
Cash Registers
.NATIONAL CASH REGISTER CO..
Registers bought, sold and exchanged
W. EL Sander* Representative.
Phone 29 Harlingen Texas Box 906
Dray—T ransf er
Mason Transfer &
Grain Co.
Light «nd Ueavy Hauling
WE MOVE ANYTHING
|L 1105 Adams Pbona 189
Florists
CUT FLOWERS—Bouquets and fun
eral designs our specialty. Ferns,
blooming plants, ornamentals Out ol
town orders solicited. San Benito
Nursery atd Floral Co. San Benito.
Texas.
BOWYER THE FLORIST, flower*
and funeral designs. St. Charles
and Pit* street* .’hone 7*1.
Funeral Directors
Hinklev Mortuary
Complete Funeral Service
Phones 123—300
St. Charles and Eleventh
Street
Furniture Repairing
furniture’
repaired, refinlshed. upholstered.
Phone 1047
J. W. VAN HEfcST
12th mid Monroe Sts. H-do
H OT E LS^-CAF ES
WHITE KITCHEN
Famous for its
Cooking—Immaculacy
and Service
The popular placa for
buaioesa lunches
12th between Elizabeth and
Washington
HOLLINGSWORTH HOTEL opposite
the Southern Pacific depot, modern
conveniences, meals served family
style, rates reasonable. Phone 1073J.
H-148
Insurance
J VV. B. CLINT
* INSURANCE
SURETY BONDS
208-9 Merchants National
Bank
PHONE 6
Insurance
j. l. McDonald
Agency
INSURANCE
Loans Real Estate
Cromack Bldg.
Mattress Renovating
Let Us Renovate
Your Mattress
SOMMERS
„ 12th and Adams
^ "* v £hone 6L4
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Musical Instruction
MISS ETTA NANCE GILLILAND
Mus. B. Ex. B. Pupil of Arthur Freid
heim, New York City. Julie Rive
King, Chicago. Teacher of Piano »nd
Expression. Studio — Presbyterian
church. Home address 732 Palm
Blvd., Gentry Apts. Studio hours 8:30
to 10:80 and 3 to 5. Phone 1152-J.
1-118
Ethel Depew Henderson. B. Mus.
Teacher of Voice and Piano
Voice pupil of Lapierre, Paris, and
Piano and • Voice of New England
Conservatory, Boston.
Studio—Althea Tea Garden
Phone 258
1-124
~ OFFICE EQUIPMENT
ART METAL
FILING
Equipment
Maveriek-Clarke Litho Co.
208 Merchants National Bank
Phone 617—Brownsville
All Steel Filing Cabinets
And Supplies. We save you the
high cost of Transportation
HARGROVE’S STATIONERY *
BOOK STORE
T ype writer*
UNDERWOOD TYPEWRITER CO.
Branch office
Moore Hotel Arcade—Harlingen
Phone 295—Sales, Service, Rentala.
Y-38
DAVENPORT Typewriter Exchange.
(Brownsville’s Typewriter House;
Sole Valley distributors new “Si
lent" 8 L. C. Smith and late Corona
4. Save 40 per cent on Underwood
and Royal typewriters by buying
factory “rebuilts” from us. Fully
guaranteed. W'e repair all makes
1112 Elisabeth St., Phone 1106.
WOODSTOCK TYPEWRITER
SALES CO.
Typewriters—Adding Machines
Supplies—Repairs
Phone 606—Hsrlingen 2-12
PROFESSIONAL r
Attorneys
H. L. YATES
Attorney at Law
State National Bank Bldg.
Brownsville, Texas
.. 1*3
YTURRIA AND dORNADAY
Fausto Yturria Polk Hornaday
Attorneys at Law
Maltby Bldg.
Brownsville. Texas
_ M2
JOHN A. JONES
Attorney at Law
402 State National Bank Bldg.
Brownsville. Texas
_ 1-6
H. B. GALBRAITH
Attorney at Law
Merchants National Bank Bldg.
Brownsville. Texas.
1-4
Davenport, West and Ransotue
Attorneys at Law
307-308 Merchants National Bank
Brownsville. Texas
1-2
J. T. Canales C. S. Eidman Jr
CANALES AND EIDMAN
Attorneys at Law
Heal Estate a Specialty
303 Merchants National Bank
Brownsville Texas
1-5
V G. COFER
Attorney at Law
Room 6 and 7. Maltby Bldg.
Brownsville. Texas
1-7
Chiropodift
FOOT SPECIALIST
Dr. E. Hillifiger on htghwav between
San Benito and Harlingen All foot
troubles treated D-16S
Dr. Anna L. Lindcnian
Foot Specialist
Chiropractor Naprapath
615 Seventh, near W ashington
Chiropractor
M. Cook, D. C.
CHIROPRACT^r
State National Bank Bldg.
Brownsville. Texas
Room 405 Phone 703
Chiropractor
DR. GRACE HAYES
(Carver Graduate!
429 Tenth Street Phone 1312
Biownsviile, Texas
1-134
REAL ESTATE
LARGE AND SMALL -tracts of
improved and unimproved farm
lands and groves. City lot*,
homes and apartments for sale
or rent.
ROY C. SETH MAN CO
Opposite El Jardin Hotel
1117 Levee St. Phone 1166
E. A. MOKSEBg
Realtor
Specializing in Large and
Small Tracts
and City Property
Over Olympia Confectionary
Brownsville. Tex. Phone 841
SOUTHERN REALTY COMPANY*
Geo. F. Dennis, Mgr.
Room 4, McCrory Bldg..
Brownsville. Phones 914 and 981-W
Tea Rooms
Althea Tea Garden
Nelle B. Whitehead, Prop.
Catering to Bridge oartiee.
luncheons, and dinners. Plate
luncheons fifty cents.
540 Elizabeth St. Phone 25S
AUTOMOTIVE AUTOMOTIVE
BUY NOW, PAY AS
YOU RIDE
Used Cars Like New
Why Wait — Buy Now
Ford Roadster t.T..m........... $225
Ford Delivery .x,....$145
Chevrolet 5-passenger Landau Sedan,
9 months old.$585
Buick Coupe, 1927 model, Master Club Sedan.
Come in and see this car.$1250
Buick Sport Brougham, 1926 model. New tires,
paint and runs like new.$1050
1926 Buick Master Sedan, new tires, paint. A
bargain for. $950
1927 Buick Brougham, almost new.$1300
Reo Flying Cloud, 1928 model. Why ask any
more at this priee.. ...... $1100
Chrysler Brougham, good tires and runs extra
good ,x, ..,». • .'.ttx.... *i»... • • $575
Cadillac Roadster, 61, good tires, new top
• and paint. $650
One good land drive car and Bargain—
Marmon, seven passenger.$1250
Bring in your old car and drive away happy
in a better one.
Best Terms in the Valley
OPEN EVENINGS UNTIL EIGHT P. M.
McDermott Motor Colne
Brownsville, Texas
Used car lot across from Post Office, or show
room 5th and Elizabeth Streets. Phone 35
Automobiles For Sale
STEVENSON MOTOR CO- INC
10th and Adams
Brownsville. T«l. 1111
GOOD WILL
USED CARS
Whippet Coach, 4 new
tires, original finish.
This is a real buy.
Dodge Coupe in A-l
shape. Good paint and
rubber.
Pontiac Landau Sedan
in A-l shape through
out. If you are looking
for a real buy, this is it.
Phone 1350 for a
demonstration
TRADE OR TERMS TO SUIT
The Isom Motor Co.
Inc.
Oakland — Pontiac
GMC Trucks
Sales and Service
820 Elizabeth Street
Brownsville, Texas
Automobiles for Sale
CHEAP USED CARS~
One Hudson Speedster .$75
One Star truck . $50
One Star touring . $50
One Paige touring . $75
Ford ton truck .$100
Nash roadster ..$150
Every one of these cars must be
sold at once to make room for bet
ter merchandise. Come in and look
these over and make yourself a
cheap fall hunting car.
Better hurry to get your pick.
JESSE DENNETT. INC.
Used Car Market
Phone 901 1219 Levee St.
W. A. Rosa. Mgr.
DEPENDABLE USED CARS.
One 1927 Dodge Roadster $550.
One 1926 Dodge Roadster $450.
One 1924 Packard Touring. Muat
be seen to be appreciated; $850.00.
One 1926 Dodge Sedan; looks like
a new one; $600.00.
One 61 Cadillac Roadster; runs
like a new one; $600.00.
One 1926 Dodge sedan .$550
One 1927 Dodge sedan, demon
strator .$750
One 1926 Dodge sedan, motor
bus license.$550
JESSE DENNETT. Inc.
Used Car Market.
W. A. Ross, Mgr.
Phone 904. 1209 Levee St.
BITICK COACH. 1926. two-door, five
passenger; excellent mechanical con
dition. Will sacrifice for quick cash
sale by owner. Can be seen at 7
Baker building. Harlingen. .. 1-140
LIVE STOCK—POULTRY
WILL SACRIFICE nr last German
police pappy. Mr*. Stafford, Phone
12M-M,H-83
LIVE STOCK—POULTRY
OUR MAMMOTH Buckeye Incubator
or more than 12,000 egg capacity will
again be put in operation September
18. Day old baby chicks for sale Oc
tober 10th and every Wednesday
thereafter We do custom hatching
at very reasonable prices. Bring your
egg* each Monday for custom batch
ing. Roy C. Clark Seed Company.
San Benito, Texas. 1-133
~ EMPLOYMENT
1 .. ■—■Mil ..
Help Wanted
INSURANCE OPPORTUNITY
Old line Life Insurance company
with over 350 million in force desires
several more Valley representatives
City real estate loans made through
agents. Send for free leaflet “41
Reasons Why” It pays to line up with
us. Address Manager Jefferson
Standard Life Ins. Co., 511 East
Travis St., San Antonio. H-166
WANTED: Middle aged American
woman, desiring home, small Amer
ican family. Phone 1000. 1-00
WANTED: Boy to wash cars. Mc
Dermott Motor .Co., Brownsville,
Texas.1-125
WANTED, GIRLS: Telephone oper
ating provides steady year-round em
ployment at good salary with plenty
of opportunity for advancement. All {
of the better positions are filled
from the operating force. There is
no better work for girls. Our clean
well ventilated operating rooms and
attractive rest rooms are for our
girls only. No direct contact with
the public. The supervisors and
chief operators are women, them
slves expert operators, all of which
makes cur work especially desirable
for young ladies just starting in the
business world. See the chief oper
ator at the telephone office.
SOUTHWESTERN BELL
TELEPHONE COMPANY ....
1-180
Salesmen — Agents
SALESMAN WANTED—Must be in
tellijrent, aggressive, and furnish
good references. Asia Brothers. 1-136
BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY
OPPORTUNITY: Have few hundred
dollars scrip on thriving Valley city
maturing first of year. Need money
now. Attractive discount for imme
diate caih. Worth investigating.
Phone 1288-W. Brownsville.
FOR SALE—Confectionery and sand
wich shop doing good business. In
quire Mitchell and Willingham.
Reese-Wil-Mond Hotel. 1-144
miscellaneous ‘
Articles For Sale
SINGER sewing machine for sale.
Apply 452 Jefferson street.
| ___ 1-63
BOAT FOR SALE or will trade for
automobile; 22-ft. by 60-in.. V-bot
ton runabout. New 40-60 H. P.
Scripps motor used. See O. R.
Coy, McDermott Motor Co. I-103
FOR SALE—Old newspapers. Suit*
able for shelves, under carpets, pack
ing or wrapping. 2 I-2c per pound.
\pply Press Room Herald. tf
.>00,000 common mud bricks for sale.
J. S. Ford, Brownsville. H-164
BAB^ BUGGY, basinette. and child’s
bed; also four burner Florence oil
stove and 30 gallon kerosene con
tainer. 26 W. Levee, Phone 335. 1-116
BEAUTIFY with palms; 3 feet to 4
feet; 75c each. Special prices in
large numbers. Phenox and fan
leaves. George W. Dewey, 3 miles
N. E. La Feria, Texas. 1-lSf*
FOR SALE—Used electric Apex
washing machine, $60. 615 Seventh,
near Washington. 1-142 i
MISCELLANEOUS
Buy or Exchange
WANTED; Immediately, good sec
ond-hand furniture. Address 1-123,
care Herald office. 1-123
Business For Sale
W e have a money making
proposition to submit to a
progressive druggist, who
has a little cash, and enough
faith in his own abilities,
and in Brownsville’s future
to recognize a golden oppor
tunity.
ROY C. SETHMAN CO.
111? Levee St. Phona 1166
1-138
REAL ESTATE ~~~
Farms For Sale
FIFTEEN ACRES, citrus soil, irri
gates fine, best drainage, fair im
provements, one mile of highway.
$185 per acre. You can’t beat it. C.
T. Asbury, Mercedes, Phone 307.
H-144
BARGAINS in following places:
10 acres near San Benito; 10 acres
near Olmito; 10 acres, Rio Hondo
highway; 20 acres, also 30 acres, Har.
lingen district. All above in culti
vation and under irrigation. Also
10 acres on Military paving near
Brownsville. Henry H. Parks, Route
4, San Benito. H-167
SEVEN ACRES, half bearing orchard,
quality toil, fair improvements, de
sirable location. Price way down.
Investigate now. C. T. Asbury, Mer
cedes. Phone 307. H-183
LAND BARGAINS—152 acres—*35
acres—Donna district. cultivated.
Nothing better. Priced low. Wire,
write or eall—C. H. Swallow. Alamo.
; Texas. Y-235
SIX ACRES good land; irrigates
perfectly; good drainage; fine loca
tion; $1,000 cash; half mile north of
airport. O. Froyd, owner; Route 1,
Brownsville. 1-128
Will SACRIFICE three more houses
—Duplex with four rooms and bath
on each aide; two garages; splendid
income property. Lot 160 by 120.
room to build more houses. Price
$61.00. Small cash payment required,
balance like rent.
New stucco with six roms and bath;
corner lot. Price $4500, including
light fixtures. Small cash payments,
balance like rent. This is a real buy.
New five-room house with bath, hot
and cold water; built-in tub. Best
I buy in Victoria Heights; highest and
! colest part of Brownsville. Two-tone
textone finished walls. Beautiful
light fixtures. Inlaid linoleum in
kitchen and “bath. $3500. Snail down
payment, balance like rent.
See Mrs. Florence Stafford. 1424 Gar
field avenue, next to Fourteenth
street. Victoria Heights, Phone
12%-M. 1-52
Two Real Bargains
Five-room brick veneer on Levee
street; oak trim hardwood
floors, tile bath and built-in
features. One or two lots; the
price is right and terms to suit.
Five-room frame in West Banker
Place; new and modern; con
crete drive. Small down pay
ment and balance like rent. Will
take well-located lot as down
payment.
D. L. Welch
Cromack Bldg. Phone 470
H-173
FOR SALE OR TRADE
Modern seventeen-room house with
all conveniences, near college; also
up-to-date meat market, nmdernly
equipped. For particulars, write or see
C. M. BARBER, OWNER
KINGSVILLE, TEXAS.
1-121
REAL ESTATE
Houses For Sale
SAN BENITO modem new six-room,
corner lot, facing City Park paving.
Henry H. Parka, Phone 164& F 11,
San Benito. H-166
FOR SALE—Beautiful new home in
Victoria Addition; corner lot ; street
being paved. Very small cash pay
ment and convenient monthly terms.
See J. L. Jones, care Hardin Lumber
Co. 1-131
AN IDEAL HOME
West Brownsville, new 6
room bungalow, large, airy
rooms, automatic gas water
heater, modern in every re
spect. near school. Cement
driveway, garage and ser
vant# quarters, with running
water. Smqll down payment
and balance like rent.
Roy C. Sethman Co.
Opposite El Jsrdin Hotel
1117 Levee St. Telephone 1166
Lots For Sale
FOR SALE—Two lots in Edinburg;
three lots in San Benito; 33 lota In
Brownsville; seven lots outside
Brownsville city limits; twenty peri
cent cash, balance in one, two, three
and four years; or monthly payments
if preferred. B. E. Hinkley. Browns
vllle.H-60
* RENTALS
Apartmenta
FOUR-ROOM apartment, with gas,
private bath. Adams street and
Palm boulevard. Phone 764. l-ll
IK PRIVATE HOME — Pleasant
rooms or apartments, arranged for
teachers; no children taken. Block
of high school. Phone 175. H-207
THREE-ROOM furnished apart
ment. suitable for couple. 443 St.
Charles street. 1-79
VERY COOL two-room apartment
on pavement, everything furnished,
$25.00. Also three-room apartment,
$30. Phone 946-W. H-133
ROOMS and apartments. 701 St
Charles T«L 1017. C71
FURNISHED three-room apartment,
lights, telephone, water and garage,
$30. Phone Oil. 1-45
SOUTHSIDE FOUR-ROOM furnish
ed duplex; has garage, big back
yard. Al^o, six-room modern house,
and three-room apartment with pri
vate entrance. Near high school.
Phone 175. H-203
NEBRASKA A PART Mb NTS - Fur
nished, every convenience, frigidaire,
and gaa ranges- Jeffervo. and Four
teenth Streets. Phone 11.4. W-42
ONE vacancy in Mayday Apartments,
139 Washington. New, modern, com
pletely furnished. Call 714. 1-141
NEW APARTMENTS.
Duplex just completed. Hardwood
floors. All conveniences. 1112 West
Elisabeth street. Carlos G. Watson.
__ 11-76
UNFURNISHED DUPLEX. Phone
351. Y-3
TWtO-ROOM apartment to let. Con
veniently furnished. 703 Madison
Street. Phone 1037-J. 1-119
AN APARTMENT now vacant, living
room, bedroom, dining room, kitchen,
breakfast nook and bath. Completely
furnishsed. A place where you will
be cc>oI and comfortable. This is one
of the nicest in the city. Will rent to
particular people. Call 1173-W. 1-117
TWO-ROOM furnished apartments,
with lights, water and garage. Only
$20 per month. Country Club Tour
ist Park. H-147-G
Furnished Room*
COOL ROOMS: two blocks from
post office. Board if desired. 745
Elizabeth street. H-211
RENTALS
Furnished Rooms
BEDROOM, $3.00 a week. Phone
995-J. 1-61
TWO LOVELY bedroom*, close "m.
Phone 988-W,1-85
EMPLOYED stenographer wishes
moderniy furnished downstairs bed
room and adjoining kitchenette, in
refined American home. Call 325.
14-B
FOR RENT—Downstairs bedroom; in
modern home, to one or two gentle
men; phone 415W. 1-115
FOR RENT: Ofie sleeping room, in
private family. 901 Adams.
__ 1-103
NICE LIGHT room, connecting bath;
close in. Suitable for one or two
persons. Inquire 305 Fifth shreet.
__ 1-143
Houses
FURNISHED COTTAGES, private
bath, gas. garage; by day, week or
month. Palm Courts. Phone 557.
H-202
HOUSE FOR RENT: Six-room house
with bath, large yard. 804 Levee
street. Apply Mr. trnst, J. C. Pen
ney company. 1-70
DUPLEX with garage, water, lights
and gas, bath; on paved street, one
block from Boulevard and two
blocks from high school. Apply
Popular Store._1-43
WANTED—To rent place with five or
six-room house, located at edge of
town, where one can keep chickens.
Will care for small orchard for fruit.
Address 1-135, care Herald. 1-135
_LEGAL ADVERTISEMENT
THE STATE OF~T^XAS "
To the Sheriff or any Constable
of Cameron County, Greeting:
You are hereby commanded to cite
all persons interested in the estate
of W. S. Corkill, deceased, to appear
at the next render term of the
county court of Cameron county, to
be holden at the courthouse there
of in Brownsville, on the first Mon
day in October. 1928, the same be
ing the 1st day of October. 1928. to
contest, should they desire to do so,
the application of Detfina R. Cor
kill. filed in said court on the 31st
I day of August. 1928. which will
then and there by such court, be
acted on. for the probate of the
last will and testament of said W.
S. Corkill. deceased, filed with said
application, and for letters testa
mentary.
Herein fail not, but have you be
fore said court, on the first day
of the next term thereof, this writ,
with your return thereon, showing
how you have executed the same.
Witness. H. D. Seago. clerk of
the countv court of Cameron county.
Given under mv hand and the seal
of said court, at office in the ckv
of Brownsville. Texas, this the 31st
day of August. 1928.
. H. D. SEAGO,
( lerk of the County Court,
Cameron County. Texas.
By O. F. Brertner, Deputy.
Issued this the 31st day
of August. A. D„ 1928.
H. D. Seago. Clerk of the
County Court of Cameroa
County. Texas.
Bv O. F. Brenner. Deputjw
< seal)
A true copy I certify,
Aug 31. 1928.
H. D. Seago. Clerk County Court,
Cameron County, • Texas.
By O. F. Brenner, Deputy,
j _ 9-7-14-2t-3133
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS
The City of Brownsville, Texas,
will receive sealed bids addressed
to the Hon. A. B. Cole, Mayor, up
until 10 a. m. September 21, 1928,
l>!(for one 850 Horsepower boiler.
'Specifications are on file with the
City Secretary and can be secured
upon application.
A. E. .M UN DAY, City Secretary.
9-14-21—8t—3146
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