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BRENHAM WEEKLY BANNE
JLV VOLUME XXVI. BRENHAM, TEXAS, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER '24, 1894. NO. 38 i. r. erriox Gurry & Simmons, iealEstate kits, v-$ i w ?renham5 Texas, Office overHeber Stone's' Bank. . ' - ' . 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. p 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, &2.5C per acre. 1,280 acres 12 miles northeast of Ballinger, $3 per acre. 80 sections in Run nels, Concho, Coleman aftd Coryell counties; will sell in lots to suit. 64,000 acres in the counties of Schleicher and Sutton counties, 1.25 per acre. eissQ CURES ALL SKIN AND BLOOD DISEASES' kbj djL&a tuooru P. t. If u ft splendid combination. ud preterit It with (mt uUsffciYoa for tit cant of all formi Mid ttrot ef Primary, Beflfc!irv and TtrtUrr Sjptil11 bjpbUlUe Rhwxatum, ficrofalOM OKtn ana Sens, Gltocalu SwtlUcgs, luwilSAtlim, IIkIaxI, c!4 VfiTOWC victn mat nv nsuiea eh imcam, vwhji CURES carUl Fo'ion, Tetter, Scald Head, etc., etc jr. ar. r. m powtrnu tonic, mna an cutoi .yptw r. WmiUisvim til tvium rsDldi. L&dlM wboia mtcmi tit poliostd and fcot Mood U la aa tapOTt toadHloBt & to.TOfnitrcal lrragnlarlt!M.aTa p CURES Malaria pecnliiilCtnejiieibyUia wcxderfol unto and blood cltaubg rroyertUa of P. P. P., Prlcllj Aia, Poke Root and Potiufom. UPPHAH BROS., Proprietors, Druggists, Lippman's Block, BAVAHH, QAi For Sale by T. TEISTEAM. GO o c. - 3 6 2 pq r 2 O OS 03 Moses Allen, who has been sorving on a 30 years sentence in tne state penitentiary on a charge of criminal assualt, for the past ten years, has been pardoned. The disappearance ot John A. Lowis from his home near Battle, McLennan rcunty, fifteen miles southeast of Waco, continues to agi tate the region, a thorough search has been made and the expected re mains have not been discovered. tpr.nioiSBR I b 6 a O STATE NEWS. Garrison wants a brass band. Livingston wants a first-class" restaurant. Memphis, Hall county, wants an artesian well. A severe hail storm visited Bsll county Saturday. Mr. Robert McPhaill is having a new residence built at Itasca; Floresville has received 1740 bales cotton, this season's crop. Beeville's artesian well is down 1,000 feet and still going down. A steam laundry has been add ed to the Huntsville penitentiary. The remains of Dick Duncan were buried near San Saba Monday. The wood repair shops at Taylor were burned Saturday night. Loss S12,000. Comanche county has about forty bridges and several others are to be built. The new Methodist church at Cleburne was dedicated Sunday, September 20. The Fifth regiment band will furnish music at the Fannin county fair at Bonham. The Sherman Courier says over four hundred boarders are attending the Sherman schols. Timber for the Velasco Term inal company is being shipped by water from Orange. The Texas state Grange fair opens at McGregor, October 1, and continues eight days. Mr. Veasy of the Rockdale brick company is erecting a handsome new brick residence at Rockdale. Professor Leroy has been engaged to make a balloon ascension every day during the Falls county fair. Mr. W. R. Sells has let the con tract for a handsome new busiiiehs house at Orange and the material on the ground. A Mexia special says: Cotton will fall short at that place about five thousand bales this year com pared with last. Lumber for th9 new jVIetbodhst church is being placed on the ground and it will have a fine sub stantial building. , Jacob Muekey, a veteran car penter fell from a building on which he was working at Sherman recently and was badly if not fatally hurt. The i etail liquor dealers Pro tection Association meet at Austin on the 29th, and all saloon men aud bar tenders are invited to attend. It is said authoritatively that if the Llano extension is built from Austin the Houston and Texas Cen tral car shops will be moTed there. A line has been a surveyed and a charter secured for a railroad from Conroe to Cold Springs, which is eighteen mites Northwest of Nava sota. Miss Kate Callahan, of Van Alstyne, a young lady 19 years of age, committed suicide at Anna Mon day by taking two ounces of lauda num. At Dallas Monday night Rob ert Thornton, a fifteen year old boy was run over by a Main street elec tric moter car and lost a leg, be was jumping on and off the car. The brick recently burned at Memphis for the new jail have been pronounced excellent, and parties from other places are figuring for brick for a number of buildings. The city council of San Antonio has made final an ordinance for bid ding the working of street car em ployes more thau 12 hours a day, the penalty being not less than $25, nor more than $100 fine. Garcia's revolutionary force are said to be receiving recruits from this side of the river all along be tween Brownsville and Laredo, those counties being full of discon tented Mexicans. The Ellis hotel and the build ings in the rear, at Ft. Worth, were burned at 3:30 a. m. Monday. Loss SllSjOOO. Insurance only $10,000. There were many narrow escapes from the building. A freight train was wrecked be tween Sherman and Whitesboro Monday, caused by a defective bridge. The fireman, Martin jumped and a car struck him on the neck. Several cars were demolished. At Taylor, the Adams Hose company have just received a new Nelson cart, six foot wheel. The company has 45 members. This gives Taylor four hose carts and one hook and ladder company with apparatus. One hundred men left Gaines ville Saturday to be on hand at Guthrie when the newly ceded lands of the territory are opened on Tuesday. Kessie Williams, colored, shot her husband Mike Williams, four times in the back Monday morning at Galveston instantly killing him, she alleges for cruel treatment and because he was going to leave her for another woman. Near Hondo City, Medina county, Saturday two skeletons were found in an old well which has not been used for fifteen years. They are supposed to be the bones of a man and woman who disappeared in the neighborhood a long time ago. A Little girl near San Antonio recently, while playing with a doll, and trying to climb up a ladder to the corn crib holing a pair of scissors in her hand, slipped and fell. The point of the scissors penetrat ing the main artery, she bled to death before medical aid could be summoned. The Williamson county fair and sale association will have their thirteenth fair and races on October 13 to 16. There are forty-five stalls already secured for running and trotters. This will be a big affair, as; farmers are now putting their stock in shape and they have a sur plus of money. Mr. Ben Rich and MisB Lou were out riding Sunday afternoon at Vernon, when the lines were drop ped and the gentleman jumped out to get them, his foot catching in the wheel scaring the horse. The young lady then jumped out, falling on her forehead, and' physicians have dispaired of her recovery. A special from Rio Grande City says Garza and nearly 200 revolu tionists were seen Sunday night sixty miles south of Carmargo, pressing for the Rio Grande river and pursued by Mexican troops. Another dispatch from Laredo says that 800 Mexican cavalrymen had arrived there and would join in the pursuit. The Navasota Tablet says: Last year Mrs. George W. Griffice of Crawford, Texas, presented her hus band with triplets. A few days ago the beat her own record,giying birth to four boys. All are doing well ex cept the old man. He had barely recovered from the shock of last year, and this second misfortune must have nearly finished him. A prize drill has been arranged for the Bonham fair, and several companies have entered. Tho en campment will be in charge of Col. M. S. Swaiu. Adjt.-Gen. W. H. Mubrj is expected to review the sol diers Ex-Governor Ross, Hon. D. B. Culberson and Hon. J. W. Bai ley have been iuvited to deliver ad dresses at the opening of the fair. The Vernon Texan says: J. W. Lewis had 125 acres in wheat, which made him 1500 bushels, and sixty acres in corn, which will make him twenty-five bushels to the acre. W. F. Gill had sixty acres in wheat, which made liim 1000 bushels; forty acres in oats, which made a yield of 1200 bushelR, and sixteen acres in corn, which will make 500 bushels. The Memphis Journal says the flour mill at that place is a certainty. The papers have been signed and work will be commenced at once. The mill will have a capacity of 125 barrels of flour and fifty of meal per day, and will cost S16,000. A bonus of $2500 has been made up and tho site donated. The mill will be in readiness inside of 100 davs. ' At Laredo two Mexicans, wlin 7 .. had previously carried stolen sheep from Duval counlv to sell them, were arrested on a telegram from William Hebron, who wired that Iir had again lost a heard of 190 and to arrest tne tmeves. utneers went out and ordered their surrender. One of them dismounted, Lufia Garfa, but Damon Capel tried to draw his Winchester, when the offi cers fired on him, one ball grazing his head and one striking his left arm. They were both miled. Sulphur river and its tributaries probably contain more fish than any other body of water in Texas. It is literally alive with an inexhaustible supply of bass, white perch, buffalo, etc., tne surface of the water present ing a continuous state of animation. About halt a mile west of Sulpher Springs is a slough of considerable dimensions connecting with Sulphur river. This slough- was Sunday discovered to be entirely white with millions and millions of dead fish of the fluent description, the wholesale destructory of which is as vet a mere conjecture. Along shore where the water has receded the fish are piled a foot high and the stench emitted from that locality Sunday night is horrible. Highest of all in Leavening Power. ABSOLUTELY PtfRB A woman writer has recently won a French Academy prize. m That tired feeling, pains in tho 'bacX and chest, distress afte eating, headaches and like affections are overcome and cured "by P. P. P. P. (Prickly Asb, Poke Root and Po tassium). Retire when in the mood and arise when most inclined. L TV. HESS Is the place to buy your cart harness for six dollars. God never fails to promote the faithful worker. LUNCH. At all hours day and night at Santa Fe Saloon. It is as wicked not to do right as iv is io uo wrong. Call on C. W. Hess. and get your buggy harness at six dollars. Human strength, alone can never do God's work. FINE CI G AltS t Best 5 cent Cigar in tho city at tho Santa Jje Saloon. It takes great trials to keep some people faithful. m .. ,. FOR SALE, Cottbn Seed Meal and Hulls, in quantities to suit, at Beenham On, Mill. Never look back when God says forward, march. i Old Puritan Whiskey a genuine article at Santa Fe Saloon. No man can please God without making the deqii mad. 'i SaTe Money by buying your homemade harness of C. W. Hess. Self deception is one 'of the most deadly of all dangers. m Sugar Chill Cure is a safe and pleasant remedy for Chills and Fever, perfectly taste less, sold on a guarantee. JJon't tail to to it at Dr. Jos. D. Borers. False worship will kill the soul as quick as no worship. 9 ' -..-" Tin Your Faith. Pin your faith to Creole Female Tonic and you will never regrf t it. It is a remedy pe culiarly prepared for ladies. m A poor man has as much right to his own as a king. - Chase's Barley Malt Whisky'is'stimulating and nourishing'to the consumptive, the old andfifcble. It is absolutely pure. Hold ly L. F. Grassmuck,Brenham, Texas. a m m Every step toward heaven is a test of courage and love. One of the Good Things. There is nothing -'ust as good" as Creole Female Tonic. Every lady who has given it a trial will tell you there i3 nothing like it for woman's peculiar ailments. When difficulties are overcome they become blessings. A sore leg, the flesh a mass of disease, yet 1'. P. P. (Prickly Ash, Poke Boot and Potas sium) achieved wonderful results, the flesh was purified and the hone got sound and my health was established, says Mr. James Mas ters, of Savannah, Ga. Stir up the sweet and give small place to the bitter. Life 1 Worth Lliniff. 6"reoJe Female Tonic makes the employ ment of life possible, and makes life worth the living, weak and sickly women find new health and strength in its use. Let melons precede and berries follow the breakfast. Flesh a mass of disease, condition hope less, the svstem an entire wreck, nerves all unstrung, yet P. P. P. was taken and an en tiro cure made. Attend to diet and direc tions of P. P. P. and all blood diseases must yield slowly but surely. Remember that seeming idleness is sometimes gain. VKLAhCO. If vou desire to invest in Velasco or Quintanna property you can do so with as much satisfaction and judgment here as if on the ground, ana save tne expense 01 me trip. Call on Haekv Hayxes, Local Agent for the Syndicate. . U. S. Gov't Report, Aug. 1 7, 1889. In New York City there are two hundred thousand women in a hun dred different trades. The Greatest Strike. Amon" the great strikes, that of Dr. Miles in discovering his !New Heart Cure has proven itself to be 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 of ankles, smothering and heart dropsy. Dr. Miles' bdok on Heart and Nervous Diseases, free.'" The unequaled Now Heart Cure is sold and guaranteed by Jos. Tristram, agent, also his Eestorative Nervine for headache, fits," sprees, hot flashes, nervous chills, opium habit, etc. Rev. Anna Barton is pastor of the Free Baptist church at Paw Paw, Michigan. A HUSBAND'S MISTAKK. Husbands too often permit wives, and parents their children, to suffer from head ache, dizziness, neuralgia, sleeplessness, fits, nervousness, when by the use of Dr. Miles' Eestorative Nervine such serious results could easily be preven ted. Druggists every where say it gives universal satisfaction, and has 'an immense sale. AVoodworth & Co., of Fort Wayne, Ind.; Snow & Co., of Syracuse, N. Y.; J. C. "Welf, Hillsdale, ilicb.; and hundreds of others say "It is the greatest seller they ever knew." It contains no opiates. Trial bottles and fine book od Nervous Diseases, free at Jos. Tristram's Drug Store. Wyoming University has appoint ed a woman to the professorship of history. ' 4 For Over Fifty Years Mhs. "v7rs-aL0ws boOTHEra SxKtn? has been used for over fifty years by millions of mothers for their children while teething, with perfect success. It soothes the child, softens the gams, allays all pain, cures wind colic, and is the best remedy for Diarrhoea. It will relieve the poor little sufferer imme diate?y. Sold by druggists in every pairt of the world. Twenty-five cents a bottle. Bo sure and ask tor Mrs. "Winslow's Soothing. Syrup," and takeno other kind. . if you feel like doing a good deed, treat a dozen street children to Ice cream. That is mission work. SxxaxxilH, Ga., March 23, 1889. Messrs. Uppman Bros. I was suffering with weakness and general debility, being almost incapacitated from at tending to my business. 1 was forced to call on Dr. Wnitehead for treatment He at once put me on P. P. P. (Prickley Ash, Poke Boot and Potassium), and after taking two or three bottles my health improved and, al though suffering for sometime with general weakness, debility and catarrh; am now com paratively .a well man. E.B.FORKER, With Cornwell & Chipman. Alway3 sparate fowls that show any indication of sickness. Miles' JNerve and liver Pills Act on a new principle regulating the liver, stomach and bowel3 through tho nerves. A new discovery. Dr. Miles' Pills speedily cure biliousness, bad taste, torpid liver, piles, constipation. Unequaled for men, women, children. Smallest, mildest, surest! 50 doses, 25 cts. Samples free, at Jos. Tristram's drue store. Remember that nine-tenths of the people are at the seashore for rest. "Don't Kick If Yoa, are Sick." Creole Female Tonic makes the weak wo man strong and sends new blood bounding through tho veins, imparting new life and strength to the weakened parts. It stimulates nature to its work with the happiest effect. "We commend it to suffer ing women everywhere as a sovereign reme dy for their peculiar ailments. m m Oats are a good feed to make bone and muscle, but not for eg produc tion. The great summer resort in cases of diar rcea, dysentery, cholera morbus and cholera is Maguire's Benne Plant, a fifty years' rem edy in the Mississippi Vallev. The acknowl edged specific in 1819 to I860. Price, 75c per bottle ; expressage paid if 3 bottles aro ordered. J. & C. Maquire, St. Louis, Mo. Faith never wears g long face. XOTIUE. Six or eight nice residences for rent at Independence, with from four to 100 acres of land in connec tion. House and garden from 3 to $8 per month. Good educational ad vantages, free school and college convenient. '. C. Clai The head of the ice trade at Sfc. Johns, N. B., is a woman. aiothar's 1'rienil. We havfa both used."Mcther's Friend" and find it to be one of the best medicines in the world, and would not be without it in con finement for any considcratior. Mrs. Sarah F. Vixckstt, Mes. Mary A. Luck. ,. Bock Bun; Ala.