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The waxahachie Daily Light.
VOLUME XIV. WAXAHACHIE, TEXAS. TI'KSIIAV. JI NK ItHXl. XOfBER 70. TEST WAS SUCCESSfUL fifty Till Profetfcly A#o#t Motor Cars in the Heir future. The Katy's new motor car which «as built nt the Parsons. Kan . shop· u'as Riven another trial last week. It maintained a speed of forty miles η hour with ease Λ» the result of the trip, the car will probably be put Into regular service on one of the branch lines The only defect found was in regard to the compressed air, which Is used In stopping the car The air tanks will be doubled. The trip was made by William O. Herln. superintendent of machinery, General Supt. Ε. M. Alvord and other high officials. Denlsou Herald. Tin- Colorado < bautaiii|iin. Tourist travel to Colorado prom isee to be unusually heavy this sum mer. The Colorado Chautauqua As sociation at Boulder has received sev eral times as many inquiries In re gard to spending the summer on the grounds of the Association than were received last year. Many persons are already arriving and occupying cottages on the grounds and almost all of the best cottages have been re served for several weeks past. Meeting of Elk*. j v. The regular meeting of the Bene volent and Protective Order of Elks will be held tonight. All members are urged to be present. JO BROWN, E. R. GEO. I, GRIFFIN, Sec. Transfer of School Children. Parents wishing to transfer their children must make a written appli cation requesting the transfer before August 1. The parent or guardian must state that it is his bona fide in tention to patronize the school for which the transfer is asked. No transfer will be granted unless ap plicant has valid reasons for request ing said transfer. JAS. T. BROOKS. County Supt. County papers please copy. REPUBLICANS TO MEET ι [luirm«fl HcEMownev tills for Preciad i»d County Conventions Headquarters Republican Executive Committee of Kills Connty, Texa» Midlothian. Texas. June ï." H y illrecllon of th" Republican Execu tive Committee of Kills connty. Te\ »s. nt a meeting held In the city of : Waxahachle, Texas, on the ISth day »f June. 1900. in conformity with the general election laws of the state and by virtue of authority vested tn me. I hereby call a delegated conven Ion of the republicans of Kills coun ty, state of Texas. to.jnrM in the court house tn the city of \Vax;i hachle. Texas, on Saturday, the tth day of August, 1906, at 1 o'clock p. ni. to elect delegates u»· a, state convention and to all (lfSTrlct ( (in ventions, judicial, congressional, sen atorial and representative, nomli.:ite a county ticket, ratify election of county chairman chosen at precinct conventions on July 2s. 1906. and for the transaction of such other busi ness as may come before It. The basis of representation in this convention Is as follows: Two votes for the organization I" each justice precinct and one vote for each to or fraction of 10 votes cast for the re publican candidate for governor In 1 904, in each justice precinct. The following is a list of justice precincts and the number of votes each precinct will be entitled to in the county convention : Justice Precinct No. 1 . . . 15 votes Justice Precinct No 2 16 votes Justice Precinct No. 3 8 votes Justice Precinct N'o. 4 6 votes Justice Precinct No. 5 4 votes Justice Precinct No. 6 6 votes Justice Precinct No. 7 5 yotes Justice Precinct No. 8 6 votes! No one who has not paid his poll tax and complied with all the re quirements of the general election I laws shall be entitled to participate ] ■ in the convention. All delegates are 1 requested to bring with them their | I poll tax or exemption receipts, j No proxy shall be voted in the I convention except the party holding I same is a resident of the precinct, i By order of the county executive J I committee at said meeting on t he J j 1.8th day of June, 1906, the republi j cans of each justice precinct of said ι Ellis county are requested to as I semble at the justice of the peace's] ; or tneir respective prerau'is on uit· I J8th day of July, 1906, ;it 2 : Π0 p.m. 'The precinct chairman presiding, or I in liis absence, the republicans pres ent at that hour. shall select one of I their number to preside, and elect delegates to the county convention, ι The same qualifications to l>e requir I ed of persons participating in pre cinct conventions that will be re ; quired of delegates to the count> convention. The presiding officers of the respective precinct conventions will certify to the county chairman the proc eediniis of their convention together with lis! of delegates ' elected I S M< El.OOWNEY, Attest Count* Chairman II SMITH. Sec liitlhi ws Hurry fiiit sjlt s| jniulal'·ιη \\ i t ! ι » »tt I Γ » r 11 In nt*e of stomach and liver troubler 'fhi· i>roj*t r frt\'itnu'!if i to -liiiiulat ■ ι tfce-e orgufus without h 1 ting them 1 iJrlim l.uvitli· Pri nr> Ma M ftentiort ttiul ntlmulah ' 11?· and! j howelt withom Irrlt > ίηκ hent* or j gnu like pilN or ordinary cathα rule* Il doe uot ii k !»d I» mild *ud pkivi· f»» 11: II W. Fer ri* Ml Mi · ι ; ι vi >» i;\ h ι \ MttK 11 I Λ t 11 ι » ι ►«· t · I I · I ■ ■ Ιο II* II* id SMtnl t« I i \ » HM I M tlv* ^ \s . *«*. iMflWiUfii fft β I \ · " » \ Aft** « mimt* llMMl Λρϋ·· jfMai «-.«·»· ta*a« .«4 ***** I ' I h. .. - » τ \ ' *| Ϊ. · « f . -·«mm» *> ·■ ■**! ι 4** OWMBÈWrw ïfv 3. ' nffPNi 9κ· thR ι® η ·' ' »·η>Ι·Λ-ιΐΛ·'·*: ΜΟΜΛ IN ΤΗΚ ΗΛΙΝ. ι·»(<·η|«)'* Ι*>μιι|»ίιγ Will Ile of ! (ircal Benefit to tlx· Ounl), The ruin which came yesterday «f ι ■rnoen «III Im' worth thousand* of | ollars to Kills fount) The visit f the rain wa-< Just In tlmt> to pre ι>ηι h serions loss to corn. which as already beginning to allglitly suf •r from th<■ dry weather. If le no* elleved thai η big crop Is assured crordlng ·ο reports coming In to a> Ihe rain was very general over te rcuint.t The precipitation began ere ijbout 2 o'riork and continued early all the afternoon In the istern part of the county, η hard tin fell for about three hours. Cot ι on was not beginning to suffer uni the dry weather, but the rain ill be beneficial to this crop. The >tton fields are well cultivated and lost farmers will finish work this eek. The plant Is In fine condl on and gives promise of a big yield lis fall Jl'IKiK Ill-XL «ΌΜΙΧίί. oi'iuer Attorney (h'nernl Will Visit the City Friday Night. Judge C. K. Bell of Fort Worth, · armer attorney general of Texas and | candidate for governor, will visit | Ills city Friday night and address he voters in the Interest of his can idacy The speaking will lake place V η the district court room, and the ublic lias a cordial invitation to at end. Judge Hell has many friends η Waxahachle and Ellis county who re enthusiastically supporting him c or governor. ( Judge Bell will speak at Emiis ^riday afternoon, coming from there ο Waxahachie. Fulse He|>ort Corrected, rhe Light: Not long since a Willis boy was ent from Waxahachie to the reform ilory. also an unruly boy gave the eachers trouble in the Waxahachie jublic school. A report has gone nit that these boys are the sons of j Mr. J. C. Willis, candidate for Tax Assessor. This report is false and calculated to do Mr. Willis harm. He has only three children, one girl and two boy... The youngest hoy Is four years old and his other son, Morris, is married and has been engaged in the drug business in Palmer for sev eral years. A VOTER I NaîtlKws' "Hisrry Oui Sait'." Cured Blight's Oiseuse Geo. A. Sherman, Lisbon Red I Mills, Lawwrence Co., Ν. Y.. writes: | "I had kidney disease for many var.î ! and had been treated by physicians for twelve years; had taken a well known kidney medicine and other remedies that were recommended but got no relief until 1 began using Foley's Kidney cure. The first half bottle relieved me and four bot- j llos have cured me. Before 1 began ι taking Foley's Kidney Cure 1 hail to make water about evev fifteen min utes, day and night, and passed a brick-dust substance, and sometimes a slimy substance. I believe I would have died if I had not taken Foley's Kid!. Cure ». W FERRIS Nuu<la> s« hool I'irnii . Thursda\ morning at 9 o'clock ill the Sttuda) school children, with i hell mothci Ί. will lie at the Metho (list church with well filled haski ts to un to the Chautauqua park and have a big da>. The sun .- of our picni« depends on you -■> lie ire and the grounds. m> lei iih ill go anil bate a good time lie ι · lit id again BY = LO 1AI.CUM POWDi Is dis η !| I il mil V ι * Ul W I thor,· ! *> I '· !i«> I M ' wh. η * ·■ ! \ ± mi:. 11Ί · j I. Bv= Lo Γ ileum Ponder Herring i)rau Co. * I MATTHEWS BROS.· I "HurryOutSale" | Every Day This Week! I DON'T MISS IT! ISHING IN THE WEST 'dxaliachiins Hookinq the t inny Tribe ; .· from the Beautiful Concho. cl X. Q. 55. Ranch, June 2 I By tho I fia r rippling waters of the South oncho, is miles south of San An onio, on the X. Q. Ζ ranch we pitch ti our tents last Sunday afternoon. )n our arrival here we were taken in harge by Mr. Joe Kemp, manager f the ranch, who kindly escorted us ο a shady grove near a sparkling pring, which gushed forth from the Iver's bank. In less than two hours ve were in the midst of real camp ife, without a care or woe. On the following morning we rçet îbout to dig some liait, and all who have ever fished know what an !m- 1 portant part bait, plays oil a (tailing I expedition. We were very successful ' and soon had plenty of worms to go around. Wte have been here one week today and up fo date 210 fish have been safely landed, mostly of the trout variety Mrs. Hudson, whose camp name is "Kitty", has the honor of landing the largest cat. while Mr. Hudson, the "professor." heads the ist of the trout kind. Mrs Hood, better known hero as 'Mrs Ximrod." has caught the greatest number of the finny tribe vere not all small ones either For he want of time we will not here tate how much the larger ones veighed. but she will tell you the 'truth, the whole truth, and nothing ■ lit the truth." when she returns lonie. Mr Hood, who has aeqn i ' >-(1 the itle of "doctor" on the X Q Z . s tin champion turtle ι atch< r of tho •rowd If I should tell the readers if the Dili]\ Light that In the doi or. caught one that approximately veighed 2-0 pounds, do y on uppixe hey would believe it" On last Frida>. while Mi s M t\ I ■Smith, our midget' . w as -i ate·! on | ι large roi k w hich live: hang* » ne -0' j he deepest holes on th<■ ri\> <ι i> I mini 1 ' 'tve feet long md which ill it ·ι^ | ι κ reed would not weigh I - than icnt. 1V of an Inch long and tipped ie bon m at one and one-half ounces. was a trout, too. When it comes to good things to at, we are living like lords For sample, our menue ai six o'clock inner yesterday consisted of the fol ding : Onions raw, cheese without beer, jcumbers, squash, coffee, corn cake, Iscuit, peach pie, butter, blackberry un. brook trout, channel cat, pick Is, Irish potatoes, potato salad, nung squirrel, black eyed peas, sy np. rice, lemonade and water cress athered with our own hands. The weather has been perfect, no lin having fallen since our arrival ere. A cool, refreshing breeze lows 2 4 hours in each day We are ot molested with the mosquito, but. he 'chiggers" are continually form ng an acquaintance. Briefly stated ve are having a fine outing. C, W. K~ tamevs' "town fort *·»< " Dr. F. C. Stevenson Dead. The people ot Ennls are sad oday on account of the death of Dr. F. C. Stevenson which occurred Sunday about 3 o'clock p. m. at his country liome seven miles south of Ennis. He svas sick a long lime and his death vas not unexpected. For months ie battled against his fatal ailment it his home here in town and some nonths ago he had his people move lim to his rural home which he oved so well and there he lived out lis remaining days surrounded I>> his ntmediate family and visited a I moat ally by his intimate friends Dr Stevenson was a man of honor nd noble character. . loyal citizen, fond and considerate husband, an ndulgent father and a good neighbor te was a consistent member of the •reshyterian church and the funeral ervices were conducted theiv ι 11 ι loi k today by his pastor, !to\ Her >erl Sprlngail Quite a large con urination of neighbors and friends ■embled there to pay this last trib ;te ,if I'.-spiH t to The dead Hro. ι -.,' 1 made a beauu 'ul Hid con „ |> I The Oldham Hardware ι ===== Company ,■ ϊί$λί·Λ EXCLUSIVE Hardw art* and House Furnishings Both Phones 113 Just Received... · ! - » s A VL We have just received a shipment of ^ fine STRAINED HONEY—the best on the market. Also, a new line of Brown Cracker and Candy Co s cakes and ca 6) £) 0 & \, P.P. SMkTHcS CO.N IT RAINE.D ; BUT LISTILN \ \V Have something new .or vou. Plenty oi Roasting E.irs. l· · sh !. ' s. So. > t Ρ · Î pen» Grm Black-·, vi <1 Fin» j iv .ns S .·. .··. ·. f well, vou know what to do J 'CALL EARLY it >u wunt | ! » fit: best ι ι 4 Y. B. Early Grocery Co. ; J « ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦Φ» " PHONE US YOUR ORDERS ..FOR... ICECOLD MELONS Plenty of fine Melons at store from 15c up. |BothPhones3 J. B. HINE.S <jOr Saturday Z/3iij/ing We have ordered for the trade a supply of Tomatoes, Canteloupes and Peaches. These will be fresh and the supply is limited. Phone in your orders earlv. a a a a Order from the nearest phone. We have both. Roy Connally