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(Stiemtia Jfetis BBTAttLlSniClt JVLX ltt, 1888. Jtntereit at the 1'oatoQlcent Waco, Texas, at flte Matter WACO, TEXAS, TUESDAY AFTERNOON, JANUARY IS, 1892. VOL 4. NO. 157 50 Cents Per Month. TZT3 u v : A T ICTT C r pj v t. h hv . ) BReCgJ Of Ms FiirBisbing Dep't ft COTTON BLOCKADE. In New Orleans Presses Warehouses and ARE PULL OP THE FLEEOY STAPLE. Offers the following bargains for this, the. second, week of our winter clearing sale : Men's $2.50 Underwear at $1.50 each. Men's $1.75 Underwear at $1.00 each. Men's $1.00 Underwear at 50 cents. Each Lot Has Several Styles. JONES & GOODLOE. Listen, if low prices will sell you vre w ill sell you this coming week. Wo will start the ball with a lot of men's suits at $8.00 worth $12.00. See them. Our 810, $i2.5o, $i5, $18, and $20 suits in Cutaway and Sacks arc the best Sec them. HALF-HOSE. Cotton and wool 25 Cents a Pair. Reduced from 35 and 50 cents. HALF-HOSE. Full-finished Balb'gan 15 Cents a Pair. Reduced from 20 and 25 cenls. HALF-HOSE. H e a v y cotton and Brown Mixed, 8 Cents a Pair. Or 90 Cents a Dozen. UlRluTny Itobbcry In Mississippi Jack tho IIUBRcr Gets In Ills "Work In tlio Crttccnt City Conductors Must Suo The. KlH'ilivo l'olsonoil. Helena, Mont., Jan. 12. Thero h danger of trouble with tho Tonguo River Cheyennes, nnd Montana needs a gov ernor. Governor Toolo is in Washington. Lieutenant-Governor Richards, who was acting in his absence, left for California. This afternoon a dispatch was received at the governor's office from Brigadier General Merritt at St. Paul, saying blood shed was feared on Tongue Rive reserva tion. Stockmen near thero accused u Cheyenne- Indian named Wako Night of killing a heifer belonging to a citizen, and a request was made for his arrest. Tho Indian police refused to. make tho arrest, as other Cheyennes wero acting in a tlneateuing manner, refusing to let tlie accused go. Tho stockmen then ap pealed to the civil authorities, and Sheriff Jones of Custer county, declares he will make the at rest if it takes tho whole population as posse. value that money can buy Best line of men and boys over coats in Waco. Tho prices are $5, 8, io, 12.50, 16, IS, and 20. Knee Pants at 25 cents, Go, 75, $1, 1.25, 150 and 17&. Shirt waists at 25 cents, 40, no, 75 and $1.00 world beaters Underwear at 50 cents, 75. $1, i2!, 1.50 up to Goo. nst black socks at 2s cents 5o, 75, $1.00 and i.5o. Neckwear at 26 cents 60, 75, $1.00 1.25 and i.5o, Finest in Waco. Sec them Whit 11 dress shirts. New: just the thing $1.75 See them. Sec them That lot of white star shirts we are closing out at 5o cents. If you want bargains come SEE THEM Sec tliem. See them. Sec them. See them Sec them JOJES 8l : GO0DLOE. 407 Austin Avenue. Men's White Laundered Shirts at $i Each. Shield and Plaited Bosoms, worth $1.25 and $1.50 each. Special fe qB Wleif a At I2j cents each, white and colored borders H..S. JMesix's glxicI Boys' Hats. Special Sale Now Going on. SANGER -BROS. "97aco Ju OmHZ& vacD Fun Mill?. CORNER SIXTH AND JACKSON STS. Livery and Transfer Stables. Thoold Orand Building, North Plaza, WacoTexas. The finest vehicles nnd horses in the city. Call carnages for ladies a spe cialty and i&hen desired, ladies can have a driver in hvery. All trains met. Picrnpt attention to all orders and satislaction guarantetd. Horses boarded on reasonable terms. ;m0;n:;e Y i Money to lend on Vendors Lien Notes. Money to lend on Pawns. Money to buy Notes, long or short time. Houses and Lots for sale on Installments. We will now contract to build residences TrfcTO. ID- IA.TPIBLD, BANKER AND BROKER. 308 AUSTIN AVENUE, Highway Uubltliig. Meridian, Mis'?., Jan. 12. This sec tion is wrought up over tho frequency of highway robbery which has occurred during tho past few months, and tho "lone highwayman" is expected to ap pear from every dark spot along the highway. Near Hickory Saturday night J. B. Fanning, a well-to-do citizen, while returning from Decatur, situated thirty miles from tho railroad, wai held -up at tho point of Winchesters in (ho hands of two men, while passing through a heavy woods after dark, and robbed of $G00 in gold. An armed posso was formed and blood hounds put on tho robbers' track, but as they took a direction where there is no telegraphic communication, noth ing has been heard from them. A Fortune lllil In tliu limine. Decatur, HI., Jan 12. John Iliggs, son of Thomas Higgs, came to town and reported finding in tho house $15,000 in cash. It was hid away by his father, Thomas Higgs, an old farmer, who died Wednesday in Long Creek township, this county. Ho has for many years been known as the stingiest man in tho county. Ho made money on his farm of 120 acres, but never spent any and nover put any of it into tho bank. Sinco his death tho family have been digging up the f turn and searching tho buildings for the old man's money. Thoy found the pile in a box in the house. Tho old man bought forty acres of land some time ago and paid for it all in silver dollars that ho had btored away. Tiu'k The llncvr. New OnuiiNS, Jan. 12. Jack Pierre, a young whitu man appropriately dubbed "Jack the Hugger," is behind the bars. Pierre, has been creating intense excitement and indignation in tho French part of town by hugging and kissing pretty girls on tho street in broad day light, choosing tho daintiest and fairest French Creoles of that district to display his affection upon. Parents wero afraid to send their daughters to school for fear of this human monster. Major Anderson of tho Southern Pa cific caught him in the act of hugging and kissing a well known young girl 'and had tho villain arrested last evening af tci a hard struggle. stealing fares and tho company supposed tho men wero too timid, fearing thoy would bo charged with larceny, to insti stuto suit Tho men havo been employed by tho company a number of yours and every one of them will bring suit for their full pay. Grout Cotton ltlooknilo. Ni:w Oklkans, Jan. 12. Tho slow movement of cotton out of Now Orleans owing to depreciation of market value hod tho effect of causing a serious blockado on railroad lines this morning. All cotton presses nnd warehouses are full and when tho railroads endeavored to relievo tho blockado this morning by sending cotton to warehouses nnd com presses thoy wero thwarted and all available space is taken up in tho yards. At noon diifeicnt roads in this city had representatives attending a joint meeting and a strong effort is being made to talc6 decihivo steps to relievo tho blockade. Tho Kliuili v Polo!H'(l. Caiko, Jan. 12. Father Oberwaldor. a priest, confirms rumored "poisoning ol tho khedivo of Egypt, stating ho was given a poisoned draught by the daugh ter of a rich merchant of Khartoum whe bad bi'cn captured at tho tiino of tht surrender at Khartoum and placed in tht harem. A GOOD START. V For tune 1'or u Convict. Wichita, Kas., Jan. 12. Under the will of a brother, who recently died in England, Qcorgo Tankersloy, a burglar in tho state penitentiary, comes in foi property over tho water said to bo worth upwards of $1,000,000. Tho news waa received today by Mrs. Tankersloy,' who, sinco hor husband's incarceration, has been largely dependent upon neighbors for support. Tho family waa well to do atone time, but got into a financial trouble and finally Tankersloy becamo a criminal. Ho had already served a short sentenco in tho penitentiary boforo being captured at his last job, for which ho got ten years, nino of which havo yet to run. Munt Suo for It. New YortK, Jan. 12. A number of conductors, engineers and firemen of the Long Island railroad wero discharged Saturday night. Engineers and firemen wero given their full pay, but conductors fjolni; Crazy. JONESBUiia, Mo., Jan. 12. About three weeks ago Alley Cregar, a young man living about threo miles east of this place, becumo insane and is now in tho asylum at Fulton. Last week Joshua Cox, a single man, about 31 years of ago, living in tho biuno ueighboihood, aroso from his bed and left homo clad only in his night clothes." His brother Calvin becoming alarmed, began a scutch for him and found him about half way to Jonesburg, and ho seemed to havo been wandering about in his sleep and becamo very much frightened when ho awoko, and sinco that timo lias been very vio lently insuuo. Since Joshua Cox has been insane his brother Calvin has waited on him constantly day and night, and on Thursday night last ho, too, be camo insauo, and it was necessary to keep him bound hand and foot. Thoy wero both taken to tho asylum at Fulton in chargo of three stout inen Tho Cox brothers are large, strong and vigorous young men, aged about IM and 80 years, and lived with their nged mother. Tho first intimation that was had of Calvin's insanity was that ho said that someone had tried to blow up Sago and now thoy wero after him (Cox). Young Cregar is 18 years old and mar ried, an event celebrated fifteen months ago. Tho Cox family aro well-to-do Iieoplo and highly respected in tho com munity. llurbln'8 Lunt llojifi Cone. Pori.Aii Blufi', Mo., Jan. 12. John Lano, uttornoy for Dr. Harbin, received tho first official notice of the governor's final decision on tho petition for pardon or commutation of sentence. A letter from Governor Francis' private secretary states that tho governor has decided not to intcrfero f trther in tho mutter. This means that Harbin will bo hanged on Jan. 15. The sheriff received a similur letter instructing him to go ahead and execute tho death warrant. Hurbin hui been threo times respited pending tho investigation of his caso by tho governor, which lias been very thorough. JviiiutuK Court War. SrniNOFiELD, Kan., Jan. 12. All is quiet hero. In an interview with Adju tant Genoral Itoberts Monday morning ho said ho' anticipated no troublo as long as tho troops remained. Upon their de- Encouraging Report; of bout horn Industries for tho Now Year. Tho Manufacturers' Record, of Baltimore, January g, in reviewing tho industrial progress of tho South, tajs: "It is too early in the now year to expect any very groat aotivity in now enterprises, but notwithstanding this tho past week shows a healthy growth with a decided tondenoy of capital to seek investments in the South moro freely than for many mouths. Vory largo sales of Southern municipal securities havo lately boon ma do in tho north and tho woat, and tho outlook is promising for increased oonfidenco in aouthorn securities of all kindB. AoiivoclTortufur tho build ing up of southern ports continuo, and at Nowport News additional shipping facilities aro to ho con structed; at Norfolk largo piers, a machine shop and round houso aro to bo built by tho Norfolk and West ern to aocommodato increasing busi ness thero, while at Charleston ex censivo wharf property has boon pur chased by northern capitalists. At other ports tho work ot developing their foreign trade goes on steadily. In tho industrial lino thero has been a fair amount of aotivity, and among tho new enterprises reported for tho week aro n $250,01:0 coal min ing company in Alabama with tho full capital subscribed; a $500,000 ooal mining company in West Virginia; a $150,00u car works company in Flor ida; a $25,000 brick oomoany at Cedartown, Ga.;;a;$l,500,000 phos phate company in Florida; a $50,000 clothing company at Atlanta, On.; a $200,000 land improvement company at Fort Worth, Texas; a $200,000 hotel company at Dallas, Texas; a $1,000,000 loan and immigra tion company in South Carolina; n $50,000 kaolin company in South Carolina; a 450.000 improvement company at Dallas, Texac; Miren largo tobacco factories at Louisville, Ky.; a $50 000 ennui building company at Now Orleans La j a $100,000 distillery company at D.illas, ToxHf ; a $500,000 ftreet car motor building company at I'ensacola, Fla.; a 8110,000 phosphate company in Florida; a $100,000 ma chine oompany at Boltirtorc, Md. notified that if they wanted their sal-, parlur0 j10 ,leelneil it advisablo to de aries they must suo for it. Ono dis- claro murtial lftW jIo thought it very charged conductor says that a number probable that tho governor will declare or conductors wero under suspicion ol marUjj juw Kotlco cf Stockholders' Mooting. Notice in hereby given to tho stock holders of tho Waco Eloctrio Railway and Light oompany that a meeting of tho stockholders of Haid company will bo hold on Tuesday tho 10th day of January, 1802, betwotn tho hours of 9 a. in. and 3 p. m. on said day, for the purposo of elcoting directors for tho ensuing joar and for tho transac tion of fcuoh othor business us may legilly bo brought bofore Haid moot ing. W. J. IlonsoN, President. J A. lit bbon, Secretary. Don't buy any wedding prosont until you examine tho finest lino in Waoo at L. Nkwuuuo'b. Djmnau & Bro's old stand. MY STOKE VZ Leod Pencils for fivo cents at My Storo 025 Austin street. Tho Kirkpatrick lots are closo to the contor of I ho city, cloter than any other addition and aro Bellini: at priceH far below their valuo.