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San Antonio light and gazette. [volume] (San Antonio, Tex.) 1909-1911, April 29, 1909, Image 10

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Hot Sulphur Wells Hotel
Ban Antonio’s beautiful resort villa, located in a magnificent natural park
of over 100 acres, in the edge of the city, on Hot Wells car line.
T 1 _ a t I« an architectural beauty, elegantly furnished
* lie 11 Old and modern in every respect. Bates, $3.00 per
day and up. >
/-a 44 EX H AC? Many cottages and small houses are near the Hotel
Park, where rooms, meals or regular board may be
had at less cost.
The Bath House equipped in the West and fur
nishes every facility necessary to secure the best results from the use of the
natural Hot Sulphur Water. This water comes out of an artesian well 200 U
feet deep at a temperature of 104 degrees, and is just right for use. No
artificial heating is used for the Sulphur Water,
Ami iQPmpnR Golf » Tcnai8 ’ Swimmin «» 3°wiing, Ria *
a* 111 \Jovll lul Ito j n g a nd other amusements, Free gar
age for guests with automobiles. Open all year.
150'50 '
There are three reasons why we selected the above number for our telephones:
FIRST—This lumber yard is of a “caliber" that appeals to the masses. It
goes straight to the mark without deflection.
SECOND—It ia the size that "gets there"—notwithstanding any resist*
anew that may be placed in our way.
i THIRD-—Our aim is true to the mark—each individual who neetW lumber
for himself, as well the contractor who builds for others, are our
Our phones are within range—"shoot."
LUMBER CA
MROS.—UMAR AND CHESTNUT
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...Whact Shall We Hauve?...
What kind of Ice Cream or an Ice shall we have for
r dessert! This is very often a perplexing question to the
f housewife. VELVET ICE CREAM answers the question ful
"■ ly. It is made from Pasteurized cream combined with the
1 , choicest fruits and extracts, is pure and wholesome and never
’ .X? varies in quality. A specialty made of orders for banquets,
' - receptions, club affairs, etc.
f PHONES 871.
THE CREAMERY DAIRY CO.
THE NEW STORE
High Grade Gent’s Furnishings. Suits made to order
from $12.50 to $45.00 —we guarantee every suit to fit.
IN SOL SAPER, 414 E. Commerce St. |
PROMPT DELIVERY OF LUMBER SAVES MONEY
The loss of a few hours with carpenters
waiting, means a loss of money to con
tractor or owner. We Are in Posi
tion to Make Prompt Deliveries.
Hillyer-Deutsch-Jarratt Com’py
1309 South Florea Street. Both Phones.
WATERPROOF
Cement Stains
This is something new for staining and waterproofing all kinds of
cement concrete, including blocks, rough cast and monolithic. Colors:
Moss green, Quaker gray, dark red, Italian pink, cream, dark brown
■tone.
Wesf End Lumber Co.
PHONES 377
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ATTENTION CONTRACTORS
We are prepared to furnish
FOR THE
CONCRETE Phial'ar! DhaL HARDEST
work urUSHBu KOCK rock
OF ALL IN THIS
KINDS (Crystalized Limestone.) VICINITY
ln all sizes, any quantity. ________
See us about building your cement walks.
UNG and HUGHES Q “£ X. h, ‘
* X
STRAWBERRIES
i For Pressuring GET THEM NOW Don't Wall
s Fresh vegetables and finest fruits, choice assortment always on hand
| OA 231 E. HOUSTON ST I
Fahro & Go. i
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THURSDAY,
STAiUEIO SAM
DWISJNJEILED
Associated Press.
Nashville, Tenn., April 29. —Ceremon-
ies attending the unveiling of the Sam
Davis monument on Capitol Hill took
place this afternoon. Sam Davis, a Con
federate scout, who. rather than divulge
the source of information which he se
cured, suffered death on the gallows at
the hands of Fedcrals at Pulaski, Tenn.,
Nov. 27, 1803. He was offered his life
if he would tell’the name of the man
from whom he got-his information, but
disdained to accept it.
J Little Elizabeth Davis, his grand
“ nieee, unveiled the monument and was
attended by Mrs. B. O. Winstead of
Nashville, a sister of Sam Davis. After
the rendition of “Dixie” by the band,
Governor Patterson accepted the statue,
formally, in behalf of Tennessee.
In attendance were members of the
Davis family, famous Coleman scouts,
Daughters of the Confederacy and sur
vivors of the First Tennessee Confed
erate veterans.
The statue is the work of Zolnay, a
famous sculptor of St. Louis, and is of
heroic size, representing the body clad
in the butternut gray of the Confed
eracy, standing with folded arms and
gazing with head thrown back into the
distance. It is mounted on a massive
block of solid East Tennessee marble.
The statue stands nine feet in the air
Band commands a place of eminence at
the southwest entrance to the capitol
grounds.
ONE KILLED AND
EIGHT INJURED
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Associated Press.
Chicago, 111., April 29.—One fireman
was killed, another is missing and eight
were seriously injured in a fire which
destroyed elevator B of the Illinois Cen
tral railroad here early today.
The fire which was discovered at the
height of a violent electrical storm,
completely consumed the elevator and
- its contents. loss is estimated at
$1,000,000. The blaze was fanned *by
a gale which swept in from the lake and
spread to the Illinois Central docks
and to the train sheds and freight cars
and it was With great difficulty that
the firemen checked the fire from a gen
eral spread over the lake front yards of
the railroad company.
The structure, its bins choked with
wheat, corn, oats and rye, was a mass
“ of flames by the time the first com
■ panic cached the scene. The injured
I > -e caught under a falling
I wall which burst out without warning.
Lieutenant Patrick McElligott was
buried beneath the debris and killed.
GIVES DANCE AND
EXHIBITION DRILL
Olive Grove No. 157, Woodmen Cir
lele, gave a dancing party at Turner
hall last evening and a large crowd
; attended. One of the features of the
evening was the exhibition drill giv
en by the degree team of Olive Grove
eircle. The team is the champion of
South Texas and the beauty of their
evolution won them hgarty applause.
Before and after the drill dancing was
indulged In.
The Olive drove degree team hns been
challenged by the Mystic Grove team
for a competitive drill to >ke p'ace
early in June. The members of Olive
Grove are: Mrs. O. C. Robitsch captain,
Mrs. Lillian Holbert, Mrs. Florence Rd*
bio. Mrs. Theresa McMahon, Miss M.
LeMelliner, Miss M. Sumpf, Mrs. Mary
White, Mise E. Graves, Miss R. Miles.
Miss E. McGinnis, Mrs. V. Harrison,
Mrs. A. Guckin, Mrs. E. Price, Mrs. G.
Boykin, Mrs. J. Serna. Mrs. B. Fulling
ton, Miss F. Capyinus, Miss May cher
ry-
The entire program was in charge of
the following committees last night:
- Mrs. O. C. Robitsch chairman; recep
itno. Mrs. Cherry, Mrs. McGinnis. Mrs.
Rubio; door. Miss Mills, Miss Kroeger,
Mrs. Lampkin; floor, Mr. Dunham.
CASE OUOURNEAY
UP NEXT WEDNESDAY
The appeal of E. O. Journeay, charged
with criminal assault and murder, to
the Court of Criminal Appeals, for bail,
will be argued next Wednesday morn
— W-
Journeay is still in the Bexar county
jail, having been refused bail in the
criminal assaelt case by Judge Dwyer
of the Thirty-seventh district court.
Bond of $lOOO-was fixed in the murder
charge.
x THE CIRCUS
acrobat finds it necessary at all times
to keep his muscles end joints su;>-
pie. That is the reason that hundreds
of them keep a bottle of Ballard's
Snow Liniment always on hand. A
I sure cure tor rheumatism, cuts.
sprains, sore throat, lame back, con
tracted muscles, corns, bunk na and
all pains. Price 25c, 50c and $l.OO per
bottle. Sold by Bexar Drug Co.
— Ofllco Constructing Quartermaster,
Fort Sam Houston Texas, April 2fi.
. 1909.
| Sealed proposals. In triplicate, will
be received here till 11 a. m. May 12,
1909, and then opened, for the con-
of extensions to the water
'og, sewerage and drainage
L -additions to Post Hos
■r* -x —W>Bani Houston. Texas. The
- g° ud ' 21 * . ImW W
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SAN ANTONIO LIGHT AND GAZETTE
THE MOST VITAL * MAGAZINES
“Cut Ils Pages and It Bleeds'"
THAT’S one man’s striking way of expressing his conviction that Magazine is not
a lifeless, inorganic, spineless thing of mere ink and paper,, made just to sell, but the ,
living, breathing, pulsating embodiment of all that is nearest the heart and most welcome
to the mind of the- American people.

0 @MOPOUT4N contains within its always charming covers, something for every member of the
family. And that something is the best of its kind in every case. The magazine s great
prestige and purchasing power enable it to command the best work of all the most popular
and highly paid writers and artists—not merely now and then, but twelve months in the year.
Its special articles are always unusually vivid and readable studies of the most significant of
contemporary men and movements, prepared by the ablest writers, at great expense and only
after months and often years of expert, first-hand investigation.
Its short fiction is representative of the most popular short-story wizards of the day and runs
the whole scale from grave to gay, with such especial emphasis on the note of humor that
all lovers of a good laugh have come to look upon as peculiarly their magazine;
Its continued stories are invariably by master novelists, full of color, packed with movement
breathless in interest —the “novels of the year.”
(J ©NOPOLHAN is famous for its cover designs—the most striking on the newsstands, month
after month. Its illustrations are the best work of the greatest magazine artists, and its monthly
series of theatrical portraits, always uniquely presented, is one of its most perennially popular
features. In poetry, it has published some of the most notable work of recent years. Its trenchant,
critical articles and briefer notes on literary folk and phrases are, without exception, the ablest
in magazinedom.
AU in all, @NOPOUIAN is -the most universally interesting, the most sanely all-round magazine
of them aU—and at the same time the most refreshingly individual. Wherever anything is
read, will be read with delight
i
As an advertising medium, @MOPOUTAN is among the greatest of Hie great Just now
it is riding the crest of the wave. In volume of advertising it has stood first among all the
popular monthly magazines twice during the last few months. Its February number not only
headed the list in its class, but showed the greatest gain in advertising of all the monthlies
over the corresponding issue a year ago—namely, 30 pages. Its April number—out March Ist—
carries more net cash advertising than any previous number in the history of the magazine.
And this in spite of our firm conviction that the pre-panic numbers established a high-water
mark that would not soon be touched again. “ @MOPOUIAN -« the Empire of Advertising
Takes'lts W ay."
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2 Duane Street y New York City
HAIL STONES ARE TEN
INCHES IN CIRCUMFERENCE
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Many Buildings in Batesville Are
Damaged by Record Break
ing Storm.
All hail storm records in Texas were
I broken at Batesville, twenty miles
south of Uvalde last Monday night, ac
cording to Deputy Sheriff W. R. Speer,
who arrived in San Antonio last night
from Batesville.
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: NEW YORK CITY AS A RESORI
It Affords Every Man of Enter
tainment, Amusement or
Recreation
r
AND THE ST. REGIS HOTEL FOR REST

,' Strangers come to New York as they
J do to Paris, “To see and be seen.”
51 When they return home the question is
I not “What did you seef” but “Where
i did you stay!” Will you not have a
feeling of satisfaction when, up
. on your return home, you are able to
1 reply. “I stopped at the St. Regis!”
r There is no reason why you should not
। stop at the St. Regis, and many why
you should. New York cannot be seen
in a day or a week, even a month Is too
short a time, though the sightseer keep
( on the move from dawn to midnight.
1' day in and day out. In the midst of
, such strenuous touring there must be
- I periods of rest, and this rest must be
r ns refreshing ns thnt of one’s own home
s or there is a breakdown. Here conies
- । in the delightful service rendered by
.' the St. Regis Hotel, at Fifth Avenue
.
“The storm lasted twenty minutes
I and it was most terrific,” said Mr.
Speer while he was a visitor* 1 at Con
stable Trainer’s office this morning.
“Some of the stones were ten inches
in circumference and that is no fairy
tale. I measured some of the stones
i myself and several were ten inches in
i circumference. The stones came down
. with terrific force and nearly every roof
, in the town was damaged. The storm
; came after nightfall, when all the peo
ple were in doors, and that probably
prevented many fatalities, because I am
; sure that if one of those ten Inch ice
balls had struck a man in the head he
would have been killed.
“The ground was covered over a foot
p in depth with balls of ice and Mexicans
rolled a large supply of them into sheds
where they covered them with sawdust.
They will have ice all summer.”
♦»»
, Sues For Divorce.
Clara Tezel has filed suit for divorce
in the district court against Henry
’ Tezel.
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i SHOOTS GIRL AND SELF.
J ■
; Associated Press.
> North Ampton, April 29.—Helen Mar
> tin of Somerville, Mass., a Smith college
’ senior, was shot on the college campus
I this morning by a Dartmouth student
’ named Smith. Th" j’rl’died shortl”
> after. Smith then
> ——
y ISSUES CALL FOR B?F®?.E T T
. I STATEMENT OF EV ANGELIS
’ Associated Press. Without rega,
’ Washington, D. C„
s comptroller of the currency
’ a call for a statement of the
r of all national banks at the close of
» business, W tsjesday, April 28.
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♦ PERSONAL MENTION ♦
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F-l--!- + + 'l- + + '!' + + *<-** + * +
J. G. Oarrett of Gainesville le a gueet
- at the New Maverick hotel.
I H. G. Thomas of Handley Is a busi
ness visitor in the city.
S. Lovenberg of Galveston is here at
tending to business matters.
' C. F. Balch of Toledo, Ohio, is regts-
. tered at the Menger.
C. H. Benoini of Fort Worth Is here
’ on business.
> J. A. Elkins of Huntsville le a visitor
i in the city.
t W. McDonald of Grand Rapids. Mich.,
j Is rcwlstered at the Menger hotel.
Chas. R. Eras of Bremen is transact
ing business here.
L. B. Jones of Dalles arrived here
1 yesterday for a short stay.
I W. J. Wild of Galveston le a guest
i at the St. Anthony.
S. F. Maxwell of Houston le a buel
. ness visitor In the city. -
L. G. Ament of Laredo is in the city
' tor a short stay on business.
1 Herbert M. Woolf of Kansas City le
- registered at the St Anthony.
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I Know Where Your Money Goes
By having an account with the Emmet Bauk and paying all bills
1 by check. You know where your money goes as your check book
k will show a record of each transaction. You will at once realize
w ’A affvantiigesU x
„ £Se Emmet Bank I
. (Unincorporated)
a r £ THOS. L, CONROY, President
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APRIE 29, 190*
W. Brenstedt of Seguin is here at
tending to business matters.
H. A. Hodge of Dallas is in the city.
E. B. Llsk of Houston is a guest at
the Bexar hotel. ,
3. W. Grant of Kenedy la a business
visitor in the city.
M. A. Rees of Palestine is looking
after business Interests here.
H. E. Dougherty of Bartlett arrived
here today on business.
Baars the Haw Always Bsusn
Bigaatnre / If l .
of
Alamo Restaurant, German, Ameri
can and Mexican meals. Music dur
ing dinner and supper. 206 North
Presa street, near Alamo National
bank.
The best spring medicine is Hood’s
. Sarsaparilla because it purifies the
blood.
——
We give bouse ana lot tickets free
With feed. M. Maruchaeu. Dhonea.

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