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WACO DAILY NEWS, JANUARY 22 1892.
REMOVAL The Store Houes we occupy - Compelled To facilitate our moving we have determined to sell our ENTIRE STOCK consisting of Dry Goods, Dress Goods, Silks, Velvets, Blankets, Clothing, Furnishing Goods, Boots and Shoes, Etc., at A u Nil TBI ll;i Jtyis i$ 90 flduertisiDod But a Legitimate Effort to run down our stock and Remember THIS SALE is intended to RAISE CASH and Goods will be sold for Spot Cash Only; CORNER SIXTH STREET Ciieap hots. The onl oheap lot8offored in Waco for tho last fivo years arc thoso now od the market in the Kirkpatriok Ad dition, East Waco. These lots arc being sold for one-half their real val ue, making a ohanco to secure a de sirable home such as will never occur again. Cheap Lot. Those lots Ho high and dry. They overlook a large portion of the oity and have perfect drainage. Thoy lie in the healthiest part of tho city, cat oh ing tho pure breezes from the prairie untainted by passago over any part of tho city. Cheap Lois. These lots have the finest soil, a rich sindy loam, admirable for gar dens, and are underlaid with pure water in inexhaustible quantities at a depth of fifteen and sixteen foot, which can bo used for irrigation. Cheap Lots. TheBe lots are closer to tho contor of the oity than any other addition, and at tho same distance lots are sell ing for thrco and five times tho price asked for these. There is millions in it for pnrsons of small means. Call on Mrs. or P. G Kirkpatriok, southwest oorncr Eighth and Clay street. In New Quarters. Messrs. Dookory & Co , tho popu lar insurance agents, formerly of.South Fourth strrct, aro now domiciled in thoir elegant now offioo, room S, Prov ident building, whore thoy havo in creased facilities in carrying oh their extonsivod icsuranco business in every branch. Thoy represent tho best groat fire insuranoo companies. Their latoh string is always on tho outaide and thoy willjbo ploased to soe thoir friendo and strangers at their new quarters. If you want good coal, quick deliv ery, tolophono Laoy for McAlibter Lump. No one sells it but Laoy. 1 Sii r 1 HI r has been sold and we are to - Lb AND AUSTIN AVENUE. CHATS ABOUT MEN. Congressman William L. Wilson, of West Virginia, lias been elected presi dent of Richmond college by tho trus tees of that institution. Sir Edwin Arnold bays that tho lato Lord Lytton was tho best after dinner1 speaker ho ever heard, and superior to our own Dr. Depew at his beat. Thomas G. Hodgkins, who recently gavo $200,000 to tho Smithsonian insti tution, is eighty-eight years old and manages an extensivo farm at Sctaukct, L. 1. Dr. Nelson, the recently elected bishop of Georgia, has a fail that interests him even more than his life work. Tho bishop is fond of wood carving, at which ho has become expert. Story, tho sculptor, and Mr. Hooker, the banker, aro among tho most con spicuous Americans in Home, tho latter gentleman having lived in tho Eternal Uity about forty years. Tho veteran soldier, General Franz Sigel, is still greatly interested in art and artists, and may at times bo seen examining tho pictures and works of sculpture in the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art, Zadkiel, tho English planet reader, in his sixty-second annual almanac, just issued, lias found a messago somowliero in his .stellar leadings to tho effect that in November of lbltt theio will bo "a death of an muprexg or a queen." ileury T. Uxnanl, who is doing so much to establish tho beet sugar indus try in Nebraska, where lie has erected very extensivo refineries, is a young man of thirty, eight years out of college Ho is a little man physically, but full of vim and vigor. Dr Williams a London physician, has a complete copy of tho Bible written in shorthand characters. Thero aro many cunoua copies of tho Holy Writ in various collections, but it is doubtful if thero is anything in tho world that will compaio with tho doctor's uniquo work. A copy of Jay Gould's maiden effort at authorship, tho "History of Delaware County anil Border Ware of Now York," was leceutly sold at auction in Boston. Few copies of tho work now oxist, and tho averago piico for which it soils is twenty-five dollars. It is a duodecimo volume, bound in muslin, and was pub lished in 185U. NOVELTIES IN JEWELRY. Miniatures framed in contrasting ef fects of black and whito are shown. A matchbox of novel design is in the form of a folded horse blankot, with a saddlo on the upper sido. Coffee spoons with flowers enameled in natural colors on tho handlos aro among tho novelties in silverware. Move. OS STUVVKD Olt STIii; A Mood b"y mare ovor 1(1 hands high. Uramloil YA on left thigh Klvo I) llsra reward will bo paid Tor her return to store or W. W (Daughter Wnco, Texas. W. II. JacksOn. OPEN ALL NIGHT. THE LEADING DMJCCISTS Gnntt & Poindoxlcr, NO 31(1 AUSTIN AVKNim. PERSONAL. Mr. W. S. Bibbs has returned from a visit to his father in Columbia, Ton ncssce. Mrs. G. M. Blain of Wcathorford, is in tho oity visitinc Mrs. D. S. Wood on South Fourth stroot. Mr. Thomas Uramlctt is confincdto his homo on South Fourth strcat with a severe attack of la giippe. Miss Hattie Trice, who has been on an extended visit to friends in Fort Worth, returned homo yesterday cveuing. Mr. A. 13. Woody of Union City, O'Bion oountv. Tenncssoo, is in the nitv on a nrosDootine visit. It is hoped bo will make his home here. Miss Martha Walk, who has been in tho employ of Dr. Cranfill, superin tendent of missions for Texas, as stenographer and typewriter for tho past six months, has accepted a posi tion with the Gulf, Colorado and Santa Fo railway at Temple. Clearance Sale. To closn out Winter hats, hair braids, bangs, curls and wiE a speoialty. Mrs. B.J. Doss, 4C0; Austin St. near corner Fouith. What I Know About Hardware and What I Guess About '92. Tho year of 1S92 promisoB to bo a year of low prices. Cotton, corn, hogs, pig iron and real estate aro likely to be lower on an averago in 1892 than they were in 1891. While I do not look for any scarcity of loanable funds the dominant and restless state of tho labor element, pernicious legislation against capital which borders on con fiscation, and tho frequency of dishon est failures among merohants and bankers, has soared capital and forced muoh of it into idleness, heneo rail road building and other new enter prises aro likely to bo held in aboy anco. All kinds of labor and commod ities will bo obeap and trade dull. For your hardware go to E. Strauss. Corner 4th and Mary Sts. Bargains for Saturday Oniy. Best fancy patent Flour $1 50 Best N. O. Molasses at GOc gal Mormon Irish Potatoes at 35c per bkt Yelly lr. Sweet Potatoes at 40c b'kt Apples, fancy, at 40 cents per buoket Apples, choice, at 35 cents per buokst Hald-pound p'kg best mixed Tea, with an elegant cup and sauoer, at 25 ots per p'kg, old price 50 cents Half gal. can of 7ermout Maple Syrup at only 35 cents per can. 1 quart can of Vermont Maple Syrup ut only 20 cents per can. These goods ato all' Grst-clasa and satisfaction guaranteed. Call at O. J. Miller's for bargains, at 717 Austin avenue. Mayor Protem John F. Herbert got hot in the collar about the oity mar shal placing Officer Warren on duty after ho had been susnended. and handled the marshal without gloves. Ho said ho considered it a gross insult to himself as tho oxeoutivo, and that the marshal's excuso that Warren volunteered his services and waB aocoptcd, amounted to nothing. Tho action of City Marshal Neill may have been an insult, but no one will boliovo, if so, that it vas intended. A Catamount was shot last night on tho Tehuacana by Tom Estell a well known colored man, The body of the animal hangs up at tho front door of tho house of Lords. It is the gonuinoFelis Conoolor. t Stockholders Meeting. The aunual meeting of the Btook holdors of the Waco Gas company will be hold at their offioo in Waoo on Monday Jan. 25th, 18P2, at 12 o'olock for the purpose of electing directors for the ensuing year. J OILS h, BaoOKKNIlttOUGII, Secretary. GONRAD GQNRAD ' A CARD TO THE PUBLIC. " - Wbik It b troc I have been chosen "Che President or the iLod'h? ana State Lottery Company vice M. A. DAUPHIN, deceased, IsfJtjJ retain the Presidency of the Golf Coast Ice and Manufacturing Coa py, so aO proposals for supplies, machinery, etc, as well as an other btuiaets conrmnnlcatloos should bo addressed to me here as heretofore ; PAUL CONRAD, , L 18SB NSW ORLEANS LA.' CURTIS & GRAND- China, Glass ware, Lamps,Dinner and Tea Sets. Round Oak Heaters. BSfc;. - - mstitmr CharterOak Stoves "WagousTrycicles, Bycicles, Hobby Horses. qoo AND 502 AUSTIN AVE., WACO, TEXAS. J. W. Maxr, President. R. Botan, ,. tVu. CAMBnON, -Vice President!. Tom Pajjqitt. ZFixst Iisra.ti03n.s1l SaxsJs, CAPITAL, S60C.OOO. 8URPLTJS AND PROFITS, SI 00,000. nzHF.OTOnH3. W. Mann. X. Ootan, Wm. Caraoron. Tom Padgltt, J. K. Rose, ' Tort, W. M. Kellett, Travis, F. Jones, W. K. Dannies, Win. Bremtedt, M. A Oooper. 52f" Aoooanto of Banks, D inkers, Merchants and others are sollolted. Wo possess nninrptne acllltloe formating collections. A Store House on Franklin St. for Rent. JONES BROTHERS REM ESTATE AND RENTAL AGT'S, Waco, Texas. HORACE PICKETT Fiol:ott & Provident Building-, Waco, Texas, Post Ofilce Box No. 45. Special Attcnt'on plven to Organlzat'on art Exnmluatlon or Hooks for Bunks, 'Estittt Coiporatlons. MfrrliBnts.lIimi Tectums. Insurance Compnnles.ttc. and to duplicat ed Accounts lnLlqu'rirt on or Dispute, Confused Ac-counts Investigated and Stated Books Opoaea.P steil a d 1 losid. and nrrnnRtd fur any klnl of Business. Stenography nnd Typewriting aSpoulnlty. UERMS LIBERAL: COURESPONDENCE BY MAIL O k; WIRE PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO BUSINESS STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL. 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 TZLsTO, 3D. -.TS-'ZEXjE), BANKER AND BROKER. 308 AUSTIN AVENUE moxm&ov, 3pijjk: je rv & Co. WACO, : : : : TEXAS, FIBE : INSURANCE : AGENTS. Plate Glass Insured Against Breakage. :.::::: 1 1 : : : ; Represent a Line of First-Class Companies Prompt Attention to all Business Placed with us. VWJOK UKliMl nOXJEZ ilOYAL. GONRAD . K. Rosa, Cashier. ) Assistant W. V. Font O. O. PrscocsB, j Cashiers. THOS. DUGELBY Itjtoll3y -M