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Palestine daily herald. [volume] (Palestine, Tex.) 1902-1949, February 22, 1910, Image 2

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Movement For Erection of National
Masonic Memorial to Washing
ton Launched Today
Herald Special
Alexandria Va Feb 22 A move
ment for the erection of a national
Masonic memorial to George Washing
ton was officially launched today at a
national gathering of eminent Masons
held under the auspices of Alexandria
Washington I < odge of this city Grand
master Masons from many sections of
the country attended the meeting this
morning at which a national organiza
tion was formed to carry out the pro
ject Later In the day the visitors
journeyed by special train to Mount
Vernon to place a wreath on the tomb
of Washington
George Washington was initiated as
a member of Masonic Lodge No 4 of
Fredericksburg on November 4 1752
I o unusual display was made at his
Initiation and the only relics of the
occasion handed down by the lodge
are the records the Bible on which
he took the oath the certificate or
check for two pounds and three shil
lings fee for entrance and the punch
bowl which figured so conspicuously
at the repast following the degree
These relics are highly valued by
the Fredericksburg lodge The Bible
is in a perfect state of preservation
except for a slight discoloration of
the leaves by age Only on one occa
sion were the relics ever taken out of
the city or state that occasion being
the one hundred and fiftieth anniver
sary of Washingtons initiation into
Masonry They were taken then to
Philadelphia where they were dis
played to the members of Meridian
Sun Lodge No 158
The minutes of the Fredericksburg
lodge speak of the occasion of Wash
ingtons initiation in a most casual
way the secretary noting Washing
tons presence but not that he had re
ceived a degree
On the occasion of his receiving
the second degree the secretary noted
it in his minutes in a more elaborate
stylo than on the occasion of his first
degree This degree was conferred
the following year August i4 1753
the third degree was conferred on
him on which occasion the minutes
not only give a record of the business
of the evening but also named those
present1 and their official designation
In 1777 when the grand lodge of
f Virginia was organized Washington
was tendered the exalted position of
rand inifeter P Masons of Virginia
the highest honour that could be be
stowedupon him He had the honor
also of being pie first master of
AlexandriaWashington Lodge No 22
over which lodge he presided at the
time of his death
Depew Reads Farewell Address
Herald SoecIaL
Washington Feb 22 All official
business was suspended in the capital
today in observance of the legal holi
day The Sons of the Revolution the
Society of the Cincinnati and other
organizations held their usual exer
cises and numerous receptions were
given in honor of the day During the
forenoon the senate galleries were
filled with a large throng assembled
go MOtV
We want to talk to you
today about the good and
snappy ladies shoes we
show at 235
These Jshoes have the
lookTand wearing quality
of a good many 300
shoes and an investiga
tion will convince you of
this fact
We show the most pop
ular spring styles such as
pumps blucher or but
ton made of patent or
vici on the very newest
It will afford us pleas
ure to show you through
our line and we are sure
that you wont lose by it
Watch for our ready
towear ad in tomorrows
paper It will pay you
to hear the reading of Washingtons
farewell address by Senator Depew
Notables at Banquet
Herald Special
Peoria 111 Feb 22 Following its
annual custom the Creve Coeur Club
of this city has engaged a notable ar
ray of speakers for its Washington
birthday banquet tonight The list
includes Senor Don Enrique Creel
the Mexican ambassador Secretary of
Commerce and Labor Nagei General
Frederick D Grant and Representa
tive J Sloat Fassett of New York
Governor Hughes the Orator
Herald Special
Philadelphia Feb 22 Following
an annual custom Inaugurated nearly
one hundred years ago the Univer
sity of Pennsylvania today observed
the anniversary of Washingtons birth
with exercises appropriate to the oc
casion The oraiton of the day was
delivered by Governor Hughes of New
York Following the addresses a
number of honorary degrees were con
Read This
Jacksonville Texas This Is to cer
tify that my wife was cured of kid
ney and bladder trouble In 1895 by
the use of one bottle of Halls Texas
Wonder and I can cheerfully recom
mend It to others suffering In same
manner A M Duke
Sold by J R Hearne Co
Illinois Farmers Institute
Herald Special
Edwardsvilie 111 Feb 22 With an
attendance representing nearly every
county of the state the Illinois Farm
ers Institute began its annual meeting
here today H P Holz welcomed the
visitors this morning and President
Agents for the famous EA Horse
Blankets H Schmidt Co 7tf
Of Charles Brockden Brown Recog
nized as the First American
Novelist His Career
Herald Special a vS
Philadelphia Pa Feb 22 This
day marks the one hundredth anniJ
versary of the death in this cityfof
Charles Brockden Brown to whoiri
historians accord the distinctionT f
haying been the first American novel
ist as well as the first Amerlcan to
take up literature as a professioiica
pable of yielding one a livelihood
Brown was born in Philadelphia Jan
uary 17 1771 and was of Quaker de
scent From early childhood hewas
physically delicate but intellectually
precocious Before he was tenyears
old he had read every book he cou fd
procure From his eleventh to
pupil Vf of
year he was a
Robert Proud the historian Geogra
phy was his favorite study andijhej
acquired an astonishing knowledge
the subject Constant devotion to his
studies and lack of exercise
fresh air undermined his
health and led to the developmentot
the germs of consumption which Idler
ended his brilliant career He b egan
to study law in the office of Alexander
Wilson of the Philadelphia bar butfln
his spare time he wrote essays and
poetry and devoted himself to the
study of literature After a short
time Brown abandoned the study of
law and devoted himself exclusively
to literature the first professional
writer of this county Among other
things he wrote The Dialogue of
Alcuyn 17J17 a series of papere
under the head of The Alan at
For Headache Hicks Capudlne
Whether for Colds Heat Stomach
or Nervous Troubles Capudlne will
relieve you Its liquid pleasant to
take acts Immediately Try IL 10c
2Gc and 50c at drue stores
Milwaukees Big Auto Show
Herald Specal
Milwaukee Wis Feb 22 Milwau
kees second annual automobile show
was opened at the Auditorium today
and it is generally admitted that it Is
one or the largest and most complete
ever held in this country The Audi
torium with its 41000 square feet of
floor space bigger even than Madison
Square Garden in New York offered
advantages which the manufacturers
of automobiles wore not slow in uti
lizing The result is exceedingly grat
ifying to the management the exhib
itors nd the visitors of the show
Particularly Interesting aniong the
side features is the aeroplane division
and the sportsmens department The
show will continue through the week
and special programs have been pre
pared for every clay
Taft Takes Another Trip
Herald Special
Washington D C Feb 22 Presi
dent Taft left the capital this morn
Ing over the Pennsylvania railroad
for New York where he is to speak at
the annual banquet tonight of the So
ciety of the Cincinnati for the state
of New Jersey He will spend the
greater part of tomorrow in the me
tropolis and will doubtless have an
other conference with the New York
republican leaders Tomorrow nigh t
the president will speak at a banquet
of the board of trade in New York anil
will then return to Washington
A Serious Spell
Oh my I am so sick Why whats
wrong now Oh Ive been down to
the butcher shop today and it makes
me sick to see the kind of shop Ive
been eating meats from Now you
can avoid being so sick by buying
your meats from the Old Town Mar
ket the cleaneast meats and most
sanitary shop in the city Phone No
145 127lm
Florida Veterans Entertain Chief
Herald Special
Gainesville Fla Feb 22 Samuel
R Van Sant of Minnesota command
erinchief of the Grand Army of the
Republic was the guest of honor to
day at the twentyseventh annual eh
Of Merchandise bought under the market which we offer our customers at a
Saving of From IO to 20 Per Cent
25 pieces genuine American prints in two colors only tan figuredand blue figured both of which have
been very popular this season they are worth 7c our special priceithis lot only 10 yards for
only tL lJ 49 c
3000 yards of dress gingham a well known brand and a fine assortment of patterns cheap on todays
market at 12 l2c our special price this lot only lOc per yard look these up
29 dozen mens union made overalls in pin check about half are with aprons and about half made on pants
style with belts these are regular 100 garments but at the pricetHeyiareat today they are worth 110
They gave us a SPECIAL PRICEif we would clean up the lot on tKM stjdepourrTiScial price only 89c per
pair Dont overlook these 5aj
g aur epceiplprice this lot only
Small lotmenTs bTa ofCThirts abjWi RhnndredtJfthenv
39c per garment on 3d floor
4 cases 36 pairs to case ladies vici kid shoes patent kid tips sizes 4to8Endecott Johnson make 150
value our special price this lot only 139 per pairrt v
One lot mens satin calf blucher shoes sizes C to 10 200 value our special price this lot only S150
10 cases mens work shoes single sole all solid leather sizes 6 to 11 worth 175 our special price
this lqt only SI 48 per pair
20 dozen ladies white lawn waists handsomely made up with embroidery and lace 125 value we bought
them to sell at 100 but we offer this lot at only 89c each Seeshow window
12 dozen one gross mens white cotton flannel gloves just the thing to work in They are worth 12 l2c
we offer this lot at only 8c per pair
300 pairs ladies mercerized hose assorted colors in green lavendarpink gray etc all of which have
been so popular this season We wouldnt overcharge you very much if we should ask you a quarter a pair
they are good values at 20c Our special price this lot 2 pairs for 25c We want you to see these
J P Mason of Elgin responded This
aftenoon the institute was addressed
by L W Page the government good
roads expert Prof Charles E Thome
director of the Ohio Experiment Sta
tion and A N Johnson state high
way engineer of Illinois Governor
Deneen President James of the Uni
versity of Illinois and other men of
note are to be heard at the succeed
ing sessions which will continue un
til Friday
Is it worth 25 cents to you to stop
that awful agonizing itch Surely
you will spend 25 cents on your drug
gists recommendation to cool and
heal and soothe that terrible itching
By arrangement with the D D D
Laboratories of Chicago we are able
to make a special offer of a 25 cent
bottle of their oil of wlntergreen com
pound known as D D > Prescrip
tion Call or write or telephone to
Bratton Drug Co Palestine Texas
We absolutely know that the itch is
stopped AT ONCE by D D D Pre
scription and the cures all seem to
be permanent
Canadian Forestry Meeting
Herald Special
Fredcicton N B Feb 22 Judging
from the number of delegates and vis
itors already arrived In the city the
annual meeting of the Canadian For
estry Association opening here to
morrow will be the largest and most
representative convention ever held
by the organization Nearly every
province will be well represented and
among the speakers will he a number
of public men of wide prominence
Home for the Weekly Magazine and
numerous other magazine articles and
essays His first novel Wieland or
the Transformation appeared in
1798 Soon five others followed Ar
thur Mervyn Edgar Huntley Sky
Walk or the Mali Unknown to Him
self Oimond 1709 Jane Tal
bot 1801 Clara Howard 1S01
In November 1804 he married Eliz
abeth daughter of Dr Wm Linn of
New Yoik
Dogs on View In Boston
Herald Special J
Boston Mass Feb 22 More than
four hundred varieties of the canine
kingdom were displayed to view when
the twentysixth annual exhibition of
the New England Kennel Club was
opened in Mechanics Building this
morning Well known kennels of the
United States and Canada are repre
sented at this yeais exhibition which
Is the largest in the history of the
club Four thousand dollars In prize
money two bundled loving cups and
scores of special prizes will be dis
tributed aniong the winning ownersi
campment of the department of Flor
ida A considerable number of vet
erans from all sections of the state
attended the encampment
People who sjiffer from sour stom
ach fermentation of food distress
after eating and Indigestion and seek
relief in large chunks of artificial di
gestors are killing their stomachs by
inaction just as surely as the victim
of morphine Is deadening and injuring
beyond repair every nerve in his body
What the stomach of every sufferer
from Indigestion needs is a good pre
scription that will build up his stom
ach put strength energy and elasti
city Into it and make It sturdy enough
to digest a hearty moal without arti
ficial aid
The best prescription for indiges
tion ever written is sold by druggists
everywhere and by Bratton Drug Co
and Is rigidly guaranteed to build up
tlie stomach and cine indigestion or
money back
This prescription is named Mlona
and is sold in small tablet form in
large boxes for only 50 cents Remem
ber the name Mlona stomach tablets
They never fail They contain ingred
ients that give quick relief other
than strong digesters but they are
compounded for the purpose of making
the stomach strong and energetic
enough to do its work without the aid
of harmful drugs
Jnres catarrh or mrt ey back Jusl
reathe it in Complete outfit including
uhalerl Extra bottles GQc Druggists
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This picture or Hooded Paris was made from one of the first photogranha
° T e umlHl rft ° > States Itlnows thTXy
at the Pont Nenf
very near to tin
center of Paris Close to Ihe
spot from ul11 tllis pictue was take are the Louvre the great
martens ami her famous pluees of interest The Ne and the scOri
of other h1Kls thai span the Seine In Paris were overflowed the
rising oi llie waters great
EASTER comes early this spring so it is up to you to
order that EASTER suit early Get ready for an early
Spring Call and see our new 3300 select samples All
of the new gray shades tans blues and the latest
fashion plates Fashions that will appeal to young men t
and old They are uptotheminute and prices are low
Call in and convince yourself You can save money on
a suit by buying from us
Tippers Gilbreafh
Merchant Tailors
Cor Oak and John Streets The Red Front
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I will provide you with the money necessary
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wishes supervise the erection and completion of
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