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The Waxahachie Daily Light
VOLl ME XVII. \VA V\HA( II11 . I I. \ \S, 1 III I!·· l>. W ,11 IΛ Ι*». | «MM» m MI'.I I. *7 ·»··♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ »»·♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ >♦♦♦♦♦♦»♦»♦ » « « »♦♦♦♦♦♦♦»♦ I Another Shipment 1 /V/c^, Fresh lAff ■ I ♦ ι ss:. Watermelons ι Phones J_ B. HINESj ♦ « +»♦»♦···»♦ ♦♦♦ »»»»»»»»·♦♦ ♦♦♦mm# ♦♦♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦»♦♦♦♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ Our Store is Screened • And we try to keep clean by Keeping the flies out. Come and take φ a look at the inside of our store; you don't have to make a pur- * chase, but if cleanliness appeals to you. you will i i PLUMMER 6 MIDDLETON f % Both Phones. Connally's old stand. | ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ ·♦♦♦#♦♦♦♦♦♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ ψ . . ♦ ? We may live without poetry, music and art; J i We may live without conscience and live without heart; ? ♦ We may live without friends, ♦ 5 We may live without thanks; J ♦ But people today cannot live without groceries, ♦ ♦ The safe, reliable and accomodating place is at · R. C. JOHNSTON 3 CO. | Lumley's Old Stand Phones 31 X ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ »♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ ·♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦* ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦♦♦♦♦#♦♦♦♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ • Good Eatables » Vegetables: Peppers, Okra, Tomatoes, » Peas, Potatoes, etc. » Fruits: Apples, Oranges, Bananas. • Melons: Watermelons and Cantaloupes. • Phone us your orders ;51K:SO. P. LUMLEY ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦#♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦« ♦ ♦ ♦ « ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ ♦»♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ 5 ! ! Shredded Wheat Biscuit is the # food for BreaKfast. Just receiv- J ed a fresh shipment with 100 s Am- X pies. Call at my store and get a ♦ package. . * |W. A. GIBSON! I Both Phones No. 91 * ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦%►♦·<» «♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦« ♦♦♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦» 1 SEE MY SPECIAL AD ON j ·» ♦ I : ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ _ I THE SPOT CASH STORE I W. B. RENDER ***»♦♦*♦♦«« ♦♦♦ ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦*# ♦♦♦♦*♦♦♦♦♦♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ·*+♦*♦♦♦♦« I Swift's I ( . χ_ _ ) Premium Hams * V J The best by test * \ ΟWy J Try one t( day. A fresh ship V^ y ment receiv ed this afternoon. ij xX/ P. P. Smith €5 Co. I ♦ « · ··*>··>>··· >·♦♦♦»»··'» ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦+♦»··»··♦♦ Ί AUTO EXPLOSION i TWO ARE DEAD Γ wo Ollvïs Are M ο r I ;i 11 y Wounded and Four Se verely Injured. ! GASOLINE TANK LETS GO ! Blazing Fluid Thrown all Over Pleas i lire Party in Touring Car, Fright- j I hilly Burning 1 hem—Drag ged Into Creek ! — ! S> Ivania, Ga.. July 15.- Two per-: Isons are dead, two mortally lain red land four others are more or less se-J Iriously hurt as the result of an ex I plosion of the gasoline tank on the j touring enr of George M. F1IH late Tuesdaj night ai Jackson bridge, tuiles from this place. The dead : Hewlett Hill, infant. j Miss Fannie Mills. ; Fatally injured: George M. Hill. Jr.. twin brother j of Hewlet t Hill. Mrs George M. Hill. ! Seriously Injured: Miss Ruble Thomas, baril > burned. George M. Hill, severely burned about head aud body. Miss Turline Cooper, severeij i burned. I George Hilton, I I years of age, ! painfully burned. ! Mr. and Mrs. Hill had taken a party of young people for a ruoon ' light outing. While preparing to re turn to town the car was backed ! onto the bridge, the tank containing the i^isollue being ripped off. The fluid was tlirowii over the ο ecu nan and flames quickly spread, covering the entire party. The clothing of the two infants and the women was almost entirely consumed. Several youths gave such aid as they could, but it was not until the shrieking women were dragged into the waters of the creek that the flames were extinguished. News of the accident was tele phoned immediately from a farm house aud physicians were hurried to the bridge. ( HII.KKI N ÎJIHNKI». i Lamp livpliidcs and Two Children Die—Two Others Seriously Burned. Waco, July 15.—Flames claimed a harvest of two lives early yester day morning when Dinkum and Lau ra Baker, aged 13 and 6 years res pectively. were so badly burned that they died at the city hospital that afternoon. Robert Baker, aged 12, and llattie. aged 11. were burned at the same time and their injuries may also prove fatal. The children, who are negroes, re sided with their parents on South Second street. They were locked in a room, when a lamp exploded, set ting fire to the cabin. Two other 'children were in the same room but were not Injured in any way. Had it not been for the heroic work of several negroes the children would all have been burned to a | crisp. The rescuers broke down the doo's and smashed the windows, go in;; into the flames to bring out the , halt razed children, w ho darted hither and thither in the blazing ' room. Sue Oil Company. ) St. Louis, July 15.—Seven and a .half million do lars is the sunt which 'the stale ol A'kunsas is attempting ;to secure oui the Waters-Fierce Oil : company, by means of a suit which I was given a hearing here today. The 1 company is alleged to have violated the Arkansas anti-trust act of 190.". Γη addition to the fine, the state asks (that the company be ousted from j Arkansas. To Prevent Smuggling. New York, July 15.—A force of :',00 watchmen, organized by Collec ,tor Loeb, was put on duty today and i «rill guard the piers so that smug gling. prevalent of late, will be made 'all but impossible. Ladies and children, you are wel come at all times at Katitorluiu. 88 SIEEL WORKERS ENGAGE IN flIOT Strike al a Pittsburg Plant Re sults in Shedding ol Much Blood. OUTBREAK NEAR BUFFALO ι j Police Reserves Hushed to W ichwire Steel Plant. Where a Buttle V\ ilh J Mob Is Reported—Fight ing Is F ierce Pittsburg, .July IB. Six wounded.® two fatally, and fifteen seriously in- . jured by flying bricks, iron, slag and I clubs, are the results of yesterday's strike by the men employed in the Pressed Steel- Car company's plant ' at McKee's Rocks. The riot, slarl itiirIt late iu tlie day. came without ' much preparation. The striking men ■omposing for the great part the for eign element of McKee's Roeks. | i-laini that since a pooling system of j pay has been introduced they have . been receiving less pay for the same, uumber of hours they worked than ' irevkms to the change. TIih men employed liy 'be Pressed Sir. 1 Car company art? not members >i an} particular union. The authorities believe the situa tion is well in hand and that they, lie able to cope with any emergency. 1 following the walkout of about l>alf the force of the Pressed Steel 'ar company employes at McKee's llocke, near here, early yesterday morning, the entire plant, was closed ilown at noon. immediately after which rioting began between the strikers and the employes who had remained at work When the first of the workers reached the outer gates they were attacked by the strikers with stones and missiles and watch men stationed there began to fire over the heads of the strikers. One man was struck in the head and slightly wounded and another was irrested. He was rescued by friends ind the watchman compelled to flee, ι Several thousand strikers gathered ' ibout the gates of the company dur ng the afternoon and fights and •ioting continued. More than iOO 1 .vere seriously injured by the strik ■rs and only the arrival of a sheriff's leputy and a squad of officers pre sented serious trouble when the tight force started to work at G ; )'< lock. One hundred deputy sheriffs arm ■d with Winchesters and guarding lie plant of the Pressed Steel ("ar company and 2h(i state constabulary tie en route to the scene from Sreensburg. Mr. W. J. Bishop, who begins a series of lectures at the Church of Christ tonight, arrived in the city this morning from Midlothian and is it guest of A. 1£. McCartney. ISA 11.1!U.\I>S lu II ill, WATKK. \aty Will Obtain Supply for Kn gines from lliu/us Kiver. Tlic drouth is having a telling ef ect iipon the railroads in this por ion of the state and unless the situ 11is iniuit'0\f\toi\ relieved by ■niiis both the Krtty and Central will >e forced to the extremity of putting >11 water trains. The superintendent if the Katy was in the city Wedm s lay investigating the local situation. For the past three or four mouths water for eugines at this point has been obtained from the creek and now this supply is about exhausted. An effort is being made to relieve the situation by sinking a deep hole π the bed of the creek. In the mealt ime the management is negotiating 'or a large number of oil cars to be ised in hauling water from thej ■Irazos river to those towns along j he line which are in the dry belt, riiese places will include Hillsboro, Vaxahachie, Lancaster and Rock-, vail. It is expected lhai the opera ion of the water trains will be com- ; lieuced within the next few days The Houston and Texas Central's veil at this place is lower than it ! ihs been f >.· several years. It is im ossible to pump water enough from ι lie well to supply all the engines hat have heretofore been taking | vater here. A freight train was tied ip here eight hours Tuosdaj be- j ■ause of a lack of water. Wednesday 1 mother train was caught here for ieveral hours on account of η dry ank. it is salil the road is now fac ng the problem of hauling^·, ater uric, inly for several stations along the ine, but for the shops and round louse at Κ mi is. m Λ I) MAN \l.l\i: At. VIS I'Ik' Wife liuiicil W Iui( Sin l lnumlil Was II u-lminl. New Vork, J til > I·"·. -The request if Mrs. .1 1*. Hoover that the police wfk hf*r missing husband was the first intimation the public had that tie was not buried last Sunday in the graveyard at New Brunswick, Ν J Mrs. Hoover admitted that after an unexpected absence of five weeks jhe and his relatives identified a body which had been floating in New York bay off Staten Island as that of her husband and she spent £120 for the funeral last Sunday. She went into deep mourning. "Several hours after the funeral, said Mrs. Hoover, "1 whs startled by Ihe return of my husband whom 1 believed that 1 hsm just buried. He explained that lie had been away looking foi 'w>rk and did not want to i-ouie hone until lie found a job. He remained with me Monday ni^iii, when I went out to meet some friends and since then lie lias tailed to return and I would like to have the polite l'iud him " tiet» S>:50 a Montli. New York. July I . Mrs. William 1!. Budd, a cousin oi r" il Harriman, will receive it· a month from her husband, under an order of the court effective today. TO SttAKCH Tills COFFIN. Uo<]y ol Woman in lU'ooklyn to B** K\hnme<l, New York, July l A son and two daughters vv 1 jί> did not share iu the v. ill of Hie late .Mrs. Carolina Shilling- who ·\i♦ ·. 1 at her Brooklyn r«vdden<e iu l s». will take steps to '· t. r.i ··».?- .»\humed in the be . ■ > ν; > 11 :t led se\ era I ·· d-» ..··! · nei , (»hv- in ,)\t cof fin ami î ]<' ·.·■. >-at* t ι i.. from sharing hi then n: » tate. si i s m MitKi: riti >r. Mississippi Ask- i'rnaltii's in Amount of s 1 l.ooo.ooo Jackson, Miss., .1 u 1 .v 15. Attor ney Oenerar Stirling yesterday filed suit in the chancery court of Holmes county against the Retail Lumber Dealer*1 Association of Mississippi and Louisiana under the anti-trust statute of Mississippi for the recov ery of penalties aggregating $14. I 84,000. The suit was brought for the min imum amount, being at the rate of il'fMi a day for ',)8."i days since March 1 Î. 1 The maximum penalty prescribed would have been $.",000 a day and the sum asked for would have been $400.000.000. There are seventy-two concerns involved If people with symptoms of kid ney or bladder trouble could realize tin ■ danger they would without lost of Η,· α commence taking Foley's Kid ne: Remedy. This great remedy s ι ops ti ■ pain and the irregularities, strength' us and builds up these or .Tiiit··. n;i ! there is no danger of Hi ioi.-ci' ,auP f)r other serious dis order Di not disregard the early syiripto.i.s. I!. \Y. i earls d GENUINE VIOLET ΡΕΑΜΕ It is not generally known that much of «hut is sold as Violet Perfume contains no Violet at all, but is an imitation of violet made from chemicals. We recommend our "GHETTO VIOLET" to you as it contains no fictitious chemical odors but Is the gen uine essence of tlie flowers, gath ered from the violet gardens at Riviera. This essence is concentrated and gives the delightful odor of the flower Itself. It is sold in bulk at 60c. an ounce. Our perfume stock contains the leading odors from the beot per fumes. We choose them In this way as every perfumer has some special odor iu which he excels. Munroe Bros. --PRESCRIPTION DIU'UGISTS Qua 'ν Sitbstnntiate^ Our Prices." 25 PES CEBT ON il All Spring Suits A Grand Round-Up of what remains if our spring Suits, for the purpose of ciosi'.g laem out. For quality of Tailoring, Style and Character these suits cannot be surpassed $12.50 Suits $ 9 45 $15.00 Suits $11.25 $20.00 Suits $15.00 $25.00 Suits $18.75 ET US FIT YOU γ \ o* <■* cS ι Matthews Bro Ο 0 · 'Τ <· 1 l-t h e-T ruth" Clothier» Time Table No. 20 In Effect Sundav, July 11th Between Dallas Wax&hachie Corsicani Train No. 5 Leaves I>a 1 las 9:30 a. in. Loaves Waxahacbie 10:35 a. m. Arrives Corsicana .. 11:45 a. in. Train No. « I.fiivfs I'orsleana ... 8: il p.m. Leaves « Waxahachie. . 4: 4 Γ» p.m. Arrivas Dallas 5:55 p.m. J. J. MULLANE, C. T. & P. A.