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The daily herald. [volume] (Brownsville, Tex.) 1892-1897, June 25, 1894, Image 8

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OHmeroD County is the extreme
fconthern county of Tesat It is
separated horn Mexico by the Bio
Q ran da on I tie south and has about
100 miles of jjnlf coast as its eastern
boundary It was organized in 1848
nnd contains 3308 square miles
Farming and stock raising are tbe
principal industries of tbe people
the location climate and soil being
admirably adapted for both Tbe
greater rori ° n of be soil is n rich
Jaom and prodaces in exceedingly
beavy yield of both cotton and corn
the chief farm products Two and
sometimej three crops of corn aver
aging from fifty to seveniy bnahes
per asre are raised yearly while
cotton will easily yield from one to
tiro bales per acre Grasses grow
nil the year and Stock find pastor
cge without being fed or sheltered
during tbe winter But the soil and
Climate < f tbe Lower Bio Grande
Valley are by nature best adapted
for tbo production of vegetables and
fruits Vejotublea of al kinds grow
all tba year around and northern
people Jtre astonished to find toma
toes lttsco fp maac English peaee
etc perved fresh from the gardens
in midtvintsft This is undoubtedly
thcl paraditseof truck gardeners and
eo Boon aa rail transportation is ob
faincd Cameron county vegetables
by tbo car load will be shipped to
northern nnfkets during winter and
early spring aad will obtain the
highest prices 33 there will be no
Competition This is dne to ouf ex
ccediagly mild climate Frequently
tbe ectiro Winter passes without a
eiDgle ffost atid there Is rarely ever
rdV cold weather before Christmas
3ruit cultnta Los not been attempted
in this county on a large sestet but
there is onn large binana phnUlicu
on which this delicious fruit yield
most abundantly and in tho greatest
perfection Grapes are also raised
extensively growing iu almost every
jsrd Thf > y ripen from two to four
Weeks earlier than in any othor sec
tion Many planters here make
til of their own tible wines Oranges
and lemons also grow in profusion
and this section eonld easily be made
valley Tua Ric Grande plantation
tffilr Geo Bruluy and tho Bubb
Start plantation producegreat quan
tities of cane which la all manufac
tured on tbe Bio Grande plantation
xTiia cane makes sugar whhh is pro
nottncd by experts to ba even anpe
jrtoT to tbe best Louisiana prodnct
Havana tobacco has also proven a
Success here Gol J Tucker hav
ing made seme most successfol ex
periarents with it his samples were
classed by New Toik buyers asjeqnal
to the beet Havana
Tbe ccunly is watered by the Bio
Gracdo with fts ample flow along
the southern boundary and cumer
en < samll Btreams cnlled arroyoe
ind leeaeaa
The population of Cameron county
according to the ceusns of 1890 ie
13 2 Brownsville tbe connty
sett Li3 a population of about 7000
Point Isabel the seaport of the
ocunty bes about 400 inhabitants
and SawU Maria a growing little
versettlement has abont 250
Improvedlauds sell lor nom5 to
25 per acre unimprovca for Irom 2
fo G per acre The average taxa
ble value of bed is 1 There are
822i0 acres of scnool land in the
county The county has lotal school
popul tion of 3S7r and gives em
ploy nipnt Co terdws Ibi nver
aco length of too sclmd fctrni iff five
mouths Th5 total tui ion revtine
receivad fr m the yt ate is fl GOO
There are a rcnbcr ot pnbhc schools
ia tho coanly aifarding ample 3du
Citiiinal ddraningeu
Ilomf seekers are gradually begin
aiincr to find tueir Mnj fc this laud
where fmraBrscan wor
air 8S5 ya in tno
ComparAtively jjadovtj
With tbe bending n
Gorpus Cbriati Low
Una oreettlcra may 1
J
rbBy will be huarJ
Th = valley isoapal
railRraffof people
JSbrwsd fb Hrnjj
39J tr
Le optn
ut it is
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s abrosfd
agente del ninisterio publico Te
i nicnte coronel Porfirio C Loza
capitan depuerto en Bagdad capi
i tan Agustin Mireles
Hospital Mihtar
Director Teniente coronel Dr Oc
j tabiano Obregon
Sub director mayor Dr Maximo
Silra
Adininistracion de Corres
Administor Fernando de Tarnova
Oficial Jorge SumaVa
Ecribiente Francisco R Trevino
i i Cartero Refugio Silva
Mozo de oficio Francisco Garza
Conductor de ferrocarril Adolfo
Cristo
Ad minis tracion subalterna de la
rpnta del Timbre
Adminislrador A A Passemenfc
Jnzgado de 1 eynstancia de la ter
cera fraccion judicial
Juez Nicolas F Guzman
Testigo de asistencia A Andrade
Ministro escritor A Padroh
Defensor de pobres J A Ylizalitur
ri
Priniera colecturin de r rttas del
estado
Colector Jiian B Zolezzi
Ministro ejecutor J Y Ylizaliturri
Jnzgado del registro civil
441 < Juez Jorge Strotliers
Hospital civil
Director Dr Antonio C Guzman
Administrador Felipe G Rivera
Ayudante I ° Fran isco G Garza
Ayudante 2 c N Albea
R junta de ynstmcciou publica
Presidente Dr Miguel tfarragan
Vocal 1 Francisco F Cauales
Vocol 2 Dr Severo L Guerrero
fo rival Florida in the production of Vocal 3 Dr Antonio C Guzman
I VocaI 4 Francisco Guerra
oranges Sugar cane is also one of
tbe most important products nf tlrs
Carsatsand i
t ent busioiss
Jouaorncc
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Tesorero Podro Bouchard
Secretario Gilberto Hernardez
JUNTA DE SANIDAD
Pjesidente Dr Miguel Barragan
Delgado del consejo superior de
salubridad de Mexico
t Vocal Dr C McMantts
t Vocal 2 Severo L Guerrero
t Vocal 3 Manuel Cristo
Vocal 4 Antonio C Guzman
Capitan depuerto A Mireles
r Juez civil Jorge Strother
Secretarto del ayuntasilenfco Joa
qnin A Argnelles
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BROWNSVILLE
Browcsvillp tba county eea ot
Cameron rouuly ia hituatbti in the
southern part of the connty on the
Bio Grande about thirty mileB above
its mouth and directly opposite tbe
Mexican city of Matamoros It boB
a large trade with small towns alonrr
tho river for over 300 miles the ex
nut of steamboat navigation It has
commercial relations with the gull
ports by the port of Brazes de San
iigOi with which it is connected by
toe Bio Grande railroad It also has
ommunicBlion with the iuteiior by
stage to Alice connecting with tbe
lexaB Mexican and the Aransas Pass
r Ilway Another frequent mode ofis
tr asportation to an from Browns
ville s via the MatartiOros and Mon
terey railroad to Rio Grande City
nd thence by stage to Pena Station
Brownsville is laid off sqnttrely with
rtreets cf good widtb and is bnilt np
with solid brick buildings and has a
fine city market where all vegeta
bles meats fresh fish game etc are
on ec < 1 at remarkably low prices
Tne city fire department is well
equipped and most effective There
are three churdheB Catholic Episco
pal and Presbyterian Tbe educa
tional advantages of Brownsville are
unsurpassed by any town and nue
qunlled by few of its Rize tbe pub
lic scboo building valued at 30000
is one of tbe handsomest and best
equipped in tbe State and stands as
n monument to tbe progress of the
oily It employe fonrteen teachers
and about sis hundred pupils are in
daily attendance There are three
Catholic schools St Josephs Col
lege for boys the convent school for
girls and St Alosyius school for
boye both of the latter being taught
by tbe Sistero of the Incarnate Word
convent Another sebcol for girla is
the Presbyterian mission school
Among other public buildings may
be mentioned the conrt bou6e a
large aod costly bnilding which is a
credit to the connty and tho custom
house whicb is one cf the hand
somest federal buildings in the south
The pbsloffice in this building is very
handsiraely equipped There ar >
hIso many handsome private resi
dunces
The population numbers abont
7000 about threefourths iMexcan
It is one of the prettiest little towns
in tho S ate and ofl acconut of its
mild and equable cimate is destined
to bnconie a pnpnlur res irt espe
cially ii the winter seas > n
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Leaves Brownsville ifavt
TointIsabel p rii
SIMON CELAYA
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Table supplied with ffe h fish Ojstert
game and vegetables
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in connection with restaurant
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Leave Browns1lIe 9airf j
Arrives 630 p nr f
Afvfoint IsaW 1050 amf
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