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BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNER.
VOLUME XXVI. BRENHAM, TEXAS, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER iO, 1891. NO. 36 I - t ? . I 15 IF r. cukrt Gurry & Simmons -j av tallstate toils, Brehham, Texas, V Office over Heber SloneB&nk, V 9000 acres on G. C. & S. F. R. R. in Cole man and Runnels coun ties, all under fence 350 in cultivation, balance in pasture, good water. Price $4 per acre, easy -terms? 8000 acres two miles from Ballinger, all un der fence, $6 per. acre. 640 acres in Run nels county" 3 per acre 640. acres in Run nels county $6 per acre. 640 acres 7 miles south of Ballinger, $3 per acre. 320 acres 5 miles west of Ballinger, S2.5C per acre. 1,280 acres 12 miles northeast of Ballinger, $3 per acre. 80 sections in Run nels, Concho, Coleman and Coryell counties; will sell in lots to suit. 64,000 acres in the counties of Schleicher and Sutton counties, $1.25 per acre. I. r. SIMMON mT"""'me. nnma. CURES ALL SKIN AND BLDQDDI5EA5E5. .rcjucuus cecotm r, r. r. m tpiraaia twwa kusd. sd icrt9 UIlh freit s&tlif&ctlon for th cmi of til fans t&J atagn of Primrr, ScconiUrr nd Trrtlaiy ftyyAlhi, tiypMlrtla Rcam.lliin, fccrotaloci Ulcwi ftsct Kmm. fl'snSilsr flvll!rn. Rwiffinto. Militia, old vnTTtrif Uittrt leu retuigq m trcKmt wanat bkbDtM7"cMrn7cfarooJcTeiiJ ccmplnnu, tt.er csnu ro:tot, i mcr, ueua una, nc c r. f. r. powtfnu lome, ma m cwurai rpawf rftsuduig up tu jmra rupidly, LttUi wkoM Ttmi potwJwd m4 irteu blood 1 ta taTrow oadrUo. &z t mtBttrti&l trrg3lr1H. t ,Wt!af Troptnfc . PFrkUy Aifc, Pok Boot ud PoWsTam. UPPHAH BEOS., Prcprtstws, Druggists, Lippman'a Block, RlVAHEAB, SA For Sale by I. TBISTRAM. Saloon "Legal Tender," UNDUE 'NEW EXCHANGE HOTEL JOHN W. TEAGUE, Proprietor, New Billiard Tables, Imported "Wines, and Foreign Liquors. Every thing first-class. Polite attention to all. Lone Star Brew Coipy's CBLEBHATSD LAGER AND SPECIALLY BREWED Select Bottled Beer, ABSOLUTE GUARANTEE GIVEN. C, HAIENZA, Agent, Brenham. Office at the Ice House. CROCKERY! Just received from English factory. Eu rope, a large and good assortment of deco rated and plain QUEEN'S-WARE, consist ing of dinner, tea and bed room sets. "Will sell Eeparatejricces or in set3 to suit. In spite or the McKinley bill, we are sell ing same at the same low, price as heretofore. Agents for the F. F. Hille Hamburg Hollow Ground razors. Respectfully, Enoop & Schawe. AUG. LINDEMANN,. -DEALER IN- Hardware, PAINTS, WAGON MATERIAL, Etc. Agent for the best Clmrn. Dasher Ever invented. ATTENTION, FARM! I now beg to inform the farmers of this vicinity that I have leased the Brenham Oil Mill Gins and will run same in connection with my former plant and am now ready to do all (jinnimr promptly, supplying Bagging and Ties. Will buy the seed or gin for same, Jly price for ginning will meet all competition. Your patronage is solicited. Call and see. L. ZEISS. Corn, Oats, Rye, Sra&, Hay, Rust Proot Texas Seed Oats, SeedBarloy. All fresh goods. H. Fisher. NOTICE TO CREDITORS. Tax State or Texas, 1 County of Washington. To the creditors of J. Jacobs: You are hereby notified that J. Sacobs, of the county of Washington, on the 8d day of September, 1891, executed a deed of assignment, conveying to the under signed all of his property for the benefit of such creditors as will consent to accept their proportional share of his estate and dis charge him from their respective claims, and that the undersigned accepted said trust and has duly qualified as required by law. All creditaii consenting to said assignment mut within four months after the publication of this notice make known to the assignee their consent in writing and within six months from the date of this notica file their claims prescribed by lav with the undersigned who resides at Chappell Hill, Texas, which isaUo bis postoffice address. "Witness ravhand th's 8th div of Septem ber, 1891. " W. KHaymk, Assignee of J. Jacobs. I R ft C GUKES , HtK.BfllDDjMSBM Finn, CURES ..KKMAIARIA STATE NEWS. Only three September fires have occurred in Dallas. The oil house of A. Gilmer, at Orange, was burned recently. The dwelling of J. ST. Morgan was burned at Jefferson Monday. Work has been commenced on the new Christian church at Rock dale. There were thirteen accessions to the Baptist church at Merkel last Sabbath. Service was held last Monday night for the first time in the new Methodist church at Pearsall. Henry Dupreo has been myster iously missing from Denison since last Fridav and foul play is suspec ted. The protracted meeting at Cam eron closed last Sunday, with twen two accessions to the Methodist church. On the streets of Dallas Sun day night A. M. Parker was held up and robbed of his watch and chain. H9 had no cash. The new roundhouse at Ennis will soon be completed. Work on the waterworks is progressing as fast as possible. The Fannin college building at Bonham, which has been bought by the city, is being repaired, and will be used as a public school. The new Methodist church at Cleburne is being lighted with elec tricity. It will be dedicated the third Sunday of this month. The Stephenville Empire says W. J. Owens, who lives north of Stephenville says his cotton will average 500 pounds to the acre. The Merchants National bank that recently failed at Fort Worth will be re opened, with the full $250, 000 of the depositors in the vaults. Work is progressing nicely on the new courthouse at Archer Citv. The corner stone was laid a week ago Saturday with Masonic cere monies. The report of Engineer Frizzell of the Austin dam work shows that the work has increased from month to month, and that the work will probably be completed in 21 months. The receivers of the Laredo Im provement company have instated suit to force the stockholders of the company to pay back assessments due on stock held by them. A band of Commance Indians, who have been trading in Vernon, gave a big war dance there recently after which the Chief took up a col lection and divided t among the participants. An effort to move the Grand Lodge of Masons from Houston, is being made. Fort Worth and Waco are both bidders for it. Houston has the advantage in having a splen did temple akeady. Kate Field is responsible for the announcement that the longest hair in the world belongs to a young lady in Gainesville, Texas. It trails on the ground over four feet and is of a beautiful red-gold color. Riley Cunningham of Graham got his hand tangled in a rope with which he had' yearling roped, and his little finger was jerked off and the others so badly mangled that amputation will be necessary. Rich silver ore has been found in various portions of Young county. The assay office in Denver, Col., re ports the value at $9.90 per ton, with traces of gold. The veins lie near the surface of the ground. Intruders are being removed from the Sac Fox, and Iowa reserva tions of the Indian Territory. The soldiers sweep everything before them, the boomers .fly, the cowboys move a little slower but all go be fore them. R. Couts, president of the Citizens' National bank of Weather ford, was recently attacked by two of his tenants on his Brazos iarni, both armed with knives, while he was wholly unarmed. A negro wo man started to Mr. Couts with a shot gun and the two men ran. Three negroes at Fairfield es caped from jail last August, and re cently Sheriff Day identified one of them at Palestine, sailing under the names of Holmes. His alias was Jno. Smith and he was thoroughly identified, as a negro charged with a murder committed in Freestone county some five months ago. Mr. J. L. Akins, a prominent farmer who lives near Mart, was re turning from Marlin Saturday even ing, and was attacked by twonecroes or lia 4limirvnf Tlmw lnnn1.nJ I.?.,- out of the wagon, bruised his head up very badly and robbed him of $120 and a jug of whisky. He is badly hurt, but it is thought not seriously. ' A negro dray driver, named Johnson was shot and fattall wound ed in Texarkana by police John Wardsdn, who had arrested his wife and jailed her, and was returning home when the negro attacked him and knocked him down, He arose and as he did so defended himself from a repetition of the first attack. During the month of August the Long Manufacturing company at Beaumont did but small business, shipping only about 2,500,000 shingleB. Now, however, that the rato has been fixed, orders are ex pected to come in more freely, ship ment of course to be made after the 23d, at which time the new rate be comes effective. The last will and testament of A. L. Porter, an old citizen who died in Grayson county a few days ago, was Saturday filed for probate. De ceased was a white man and leaves six children by a colored woman, who share the lands and personal property amounting to about $50, 000. D. W. Porter, a son, of Intelli gence, now a physician at Bonham, is the temporary administrator of the estate. The attorney for the legatees says litigation from certain sources will arise against the will. A horrible accident is reported from a saw mill twelve miles from Paris. A young man named Britton went to a saw mill on Sanders creek owned by Mrs. Drinkwater, and while talking to the sawyer started to assist in moving a heavy piece of timber, when he was thrown on the carriage with his head towards the saw. The machine was running at high speed, and before the horror stricken spectators could do any thing the helpless man was driven against the saw, which struck him just at the base of the skull and cut its way lengthwise through the body to the groin, completely sever ing the body in two. The large cotton gin belonging to Mr. B. Shindler, of Hempstead, was found to have caught fire in the lint room Saturday, where it blazed up like a flash of powder, and soon the whole structure, covering half a block, was a mass of flames. Eigh teen bales of cotton In the house and yard were destroyed. There was no insurance. The loss is about S10.000. The residence of Mrs. R. Jacobs, directly across the street, was soon in fames, but the most of her furniture was removed hurriedly and somewhat damaged. The lady was partly insured. The buildings adjoining belong to the Thatcher estate. One occupied by a gunsmith shop was soon in ashes. The large boarding house of Mr. Geo. S. Burton on the corner was saved by the exertions of (he citi zens, but his kitchen and contents were destroyed. No insurance. The residence of Mra. T. Freed on the north of the mill was threatened, but a large force of citizens by the time application of water saved the property. The damage to furniture by removal is considerable and the house was also damaged. It is un derstood that the losses are fully covered with insurance. The total loss will amount to about S20,000. Mr. Levi Kaiser, whose residence w.as near the conflagration, was threatened for a time, and Mr. Kaiser was throwing water on his roof when he lost his balance and fell to the ground, injuring himself quite seriously internally. The ex tent of his injuries can not be deterj mined at present. Intelligent Readers will notice that ar not "uarranttd to cure" ail classes of diseases, bnt only sncb aa rssolt from a disordered liver, vis: Vertigo, Headache, Dyspepsia, Fevers, Costiveness, Bilious Colic, Flatulence, etc. For these they ore not warranted n fallible, bot are as nearly so as it ispos. tlblo to mako n remedy. l'rlee,2Scts. SOLD EVERYWHERE. Mr. E. Klapper has bought the Halbert block, upon which he pro poses to erect three more dwelling houses. Coleman Voice. XT TOPS BACK A.CHES. Ottod are ell worn out, really good fbrnoth. Ing. it is general debility. Try BBOWX'S 1KOX MTTJSltB. It will cure you, cleanse your liver, and gtra a good appetite. The ChmesT never permit their women to bo photographed Flesh a mas of disease, condition hope less", the system an entire wreck, nerves all unstrung, yet P. P. P. was takon and an en tire cure made. Attend to diet and direc tions of P. P. P. and all blood diseases must yield ilowlv but surclv. 1 Tho Prince of Wales' 'life is in sured tor S800.000. One f the Good Things. There is nothing "just as good" as Creole Female Tonic Every lady who has given it a trial will toll ou th"'e"U nothing like it for v.mtm's reculiar tilnieriU. Tlltt s Pills Highest of all in Leavening Power. a x S3 After a girl has been engaged six months she begins to find out that she can't have a good time unless her young man is around and he begins to find out that he can't have a nice time if his girls is not along. Fresh Turnip Seeds, Just received by J. S. NORTON. During the cotton season the cotton mills of Houston run night and day Sunday, and the law is to be tested about their working on Sunday. Fifty-seven of them have been arrested. Olh Puritan Whiskey a genuine article at Santa Fe Saloon. Sterling integrity is the kind that is not found wanting when it is weighed in the balances. Save Honey by buyingyour homemade harness of O. W. Hess. si I Trtnlrrartna ia lilro tna col Tin A XUUUIgbUtU U HAW W-SW OV1 VS.U vonring rocket, bnt cheerfulness is liko the starry heavens. Delmonico and Puritan whiskey at.O. K. Saloon. sw - To mako one pound of honey the bees must visit from 90,000 to 200, 000 flowers. LUNCH. At all hours day and night at Santa Fe Saloon. The more deceitful a person is the harder his attempts to make others believe him honost. m - Old McBryar and old Forester hiBkey, at O. K. Saloon. m m The divorce lawyers make more money out of matrimony tnan the ministers nowadays. Call on C. W. Hess, and get your buggy harness at six dollars. It is difficult for a drinking man to hold his breathjjt'fs gonerally too strong for himife Sugar Chill Cure Is aafeand pleasant remedy for Chills and Fever, perfectly taste less. Sold on a guarantee. Don't fail to try it at Dr. Jos. D. Borers. There is no difference in going to the devil on your own account, and being coaxed into it. ' FOR DTSPEPSIA, Indigestion, and Stomach disorders, use BKOWIPS IBOX BITTERS. AU dealers keep it. SI per bottle. Genuine hat trade-mark and crosBOd red lines or. wrapper. Don't measure a man by his pro mises. A little man will make the greatest promises. -- Chase's Barley Malt Whisky is stimulating and nourishing to the consumptive, tho old and feeble. It is absolutely pure. Sold by L. F. Grassmuck, Brenham, Texas. The Texas Trunk Eailway was turned over last week to tho Southern Pacific. Tin Your Faith. Pin your faith to CreoleTemale Tonic and you will never regret it. It is a remedy pe culiarly prepared for ladies. Do not get so many good ideas that you have no time to carry them into execution. That tired leeling, pains in the back and chest, distress after eating, headaches and like affections are overcome and cured by P. P. P. P. (Prickly Ash, Poke Root and Po tassium). Of every man it is usually said, as an apology to humanity, that he has a good wife. XJfe is "Worth Living. Creole Female Tonic makes the employ ment of life possible, and makes life worth the living. Weak and sickly women And new-health and strength in its use. Tho devil feols proud of the man who joins the church to make money. The great summer resort in cases of diar rcea, dysentery, cholera morbus and cholera is Maguire's Benne Plant, a fiftv yours' rem edy in the Mississippi Valley. The acknowl edged specific in 1810 to 1SGG. Price, 75c per bottle ; expressage paid if 3 bottles are ordered. J. & C ilAQUinr, St. Loui, Mo- No man who thiriks wrong can live right. U. S. Gov't Report, Aug. 17, 1889. IBa! kina rowaer The Greatest Strike. Among the great strikes, that of Dr. Miles in discovering his New Heart Cure lias proven itself to De one of the most im portant. The demand for it has become as tonishing. Already the treatment of heart disease is being revolutionized, and many unexpected cures effected. It soon relieves short breath, fluttering, pains in side, arm, shoulder, weak and hungry spells, oppres- - sion, swelling ot ankles, smothering and heart dropsy. Dr. Miles' book on Heart and. Nervous Diseases, free. The unequaled . New Heart Cure is sold and guaranteed by Jo. lnstram, agent, aUo his Kestomive Nervine for headache, fits, sprees, hot flashes, nervous chills, opium habit, etc. ' A New York company has been, organized whose business will b& lending umbrellas. A short reign, in such a case, will contribute tho most success. A HUSBAND'S 3IISTAKE. Husbands too often -permit wives, and parents their children, to suffer from head ache, dizziness, neuralgia, sleeplessness. Ate, nervousness, when by the use ot Dr. Miles? Restorative Nervine such serious results could easily be prevented. - Druggists every where say it gives universal satisfaction, and. has an immense sale. Woodworth & Co., of Fort Wayne, Ind.; Snow & Co., of Syracuse, N. T J. C. Welf, Hillsdale, Mich.; and hundreds of others say "It is tho greatest seller they ever knew." It contains no opiates. Trial bottles and fine book od Nervous Dileases. free at Jos. Tristram's Drugstore. An Alliance man has gone wrong; J. D. Wynne of Atlanta, Ga,, is business agent oi the state Alliance and he is said to be $20,000 short m his accounts. For Over Fitly Years Mas. "Wctslows booTHrs-a Strut has beea used for over fifty years by millions of mothers for their children while teething, with perfect success. It soothes the child, softens the gums, allays all pain, cures wind, colic, and is the best remedy for Diarrhoea. It will relieve the poor little, sufferer imme diately. Sold by druggists in every parrt "of the world. Twenty-five cents a bottle. Be sure and ask for Mrs. "Window's Soothing Syrup," and take no other kind. A Waterville (Me.) gardner em ploys a new way to raise squashes. He wets the young plants down three times a week jvithskim milk. SxsASKAH, Ga., March 25, 1880. Messrs. Iiippman Bros. I was suffering with weakness and general debility", being almost incapacita ted from at tending to my business. I was forced to call on Dr. WhiteheSil for treatment. He at once put me onP. P.P.(PrlcKieyAsb,Poka Boot and Potassium), and after taking tw or three bottles my health improved and, al though suffering for sometime, with general weakness, debihtv and catarrh; amnowcom-i paratively & welf man. E.B.FOBKZB, With Cornwell & Chipman. An incandescent lnmr arrange ment for showing the interior of Doners wnue under steam nas been made by a German inventor. Miles' .Nerve and raver Pills Act on a new principle regulating the liver, stomach and bowels through tho nerves. A new discovery. Dr. MilesMlua speedily cure biliousness, had taste, torpid liver, piles, constipation. Unequaled for men, women, children. Smallest, mildest, surest! 50 doses, 25 cts. Samples nt, at Jos. Tristram's drue store. The bond market on tho New York Stock Exchange is firm, so much that the bids exceed the offers. Woman has been compelled to suffer, pot only her own Bis, but those arising from a. want of knowledge on the part of those with whom she stands connected. In the man sions ot the rich and hovels of the poor, wo man has been alike the patient victim of ills unknown to man. But now the hour of her redemption has come. Bradfield's Female Begulator cures all diseases peculiar to her sex. Sold by all druggists. A fur buyer of Lewiaton says that on an average five hundred bears are killed' yearly in Maine. "Don't Kick If You are Sick." Creole Female Tonic makes the weak wo man strong and sends new blood bounding through tho veins, imparting new life ana. strength to the weakened parts. It stimulates nature to its work with tho happiest effect. We commend it to suffer ing women everywhere as a sovereign reme dy for their peculiar ailments. . Tho recent advance in cotton has bad the effect of enlivening tho markot for southern securites. A sore leg, the flesh a mass of disea-e, yet P. P. P. (Prickly Ash, Poke Boot and Pctss sium) achieved wonderful results, the flesh. health was established, says Mr. James Mas ters, of Savannah, Ua. It is estimated that at least 1, 000,000 pounds of rubber are -Annually used for bicycle tires. X.