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Palestine daily herald. [volume] (Palestine, Tex.) 1902-1949, May 31, 1910, Image 2

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SElC J break of the Boer war the four prov
inces of ith Africa should of their
Si fei8fivfree motion unite to form one state
f Vith a single parliament under the
the
tfefSt general supervision of imperial
feS ° ernment Tlls is wnat s achieved
V e by the constitution v hich became ef
55 s fective today The constitution pro
fc llSi des for substantial unification The
4 new government is to be strongly cen
iSa tralized following the Canadian rather
7 ifMitDe American or Australian plan
sinfreserving all powers not specially
I Mdelegated to the provinces practical
interests
pys ljP1 and affairs of the
5rovincesare placedin the hands of
theicentral parliament the purely
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NEW GOVERNMENT OF UNITED
SOUTH AFRICA WAS FORMALLY
1P1SS PROCLAIMED TODAY INAUGU
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Herald Special
Cape Town May 31 The union of
four South African colonies
Transvaal Cape of Good Hope Natal
and Orange River State became an
accomplished fact today when the
new government of United South Afri
ca was formally proclaimed with Vis
count Gladstone as ihe firs t governor
general The inauguration of the
new government was made the occa
sion for a general holiday Hundreds
of visitors came to Cape Town to wit
ness the inauguration ceremonies and
5 > the city presented a festal appearance
i > j The governor general took the oath of
In thepresence of an immense
fj g crowd which thronged the vicinity of
ithe
legislative palace The governor
surrounded
was
jlfSsJ tarles of state and the official repre
jfSus sentatives of the four colonies which
ave njw come under the administra
jK JpijV tion ot a single central government
The inauguration of the union gov
ernment marks the dawn of a new
era in the history of South Africa It
4s regarded as a striking example of
the essential vigor and soundenss of
the British political system that
within the decade that saw the out
r3 STl e administratlve offices of the
JS gSJiiew government are to be at Pre
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property without a skip or
an omission
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torla the capital of the Transvaal
while the supreme court and other
high courts will be established in
Bloemfontein the chief city of the
Orange River State The sessions of
parliament are to be held in Cape
Town which is to be the seat of the
legislative government The parlia
ment is to consist of two houses the
senate and the house of assembly
four of which latter are to be appoint
ed In virtue of thorough acquaintance
with the wants and wishes of the col
ored races of South Africa The ap
pointment of the eight nominated sen
ators is to rest with the governor gen
eral in council and they are to hold
office for ten years The elected sen
ators are to be chosen by the pro
vmcial councils each province being
entitled to eight representatives
The house of assembly is to consist
of 121 members chosen directly by
the voters and assigned to the various
provinces in the following manner
Cape of Good Hope 51 Natal 17
Orange River Colony 17 Transvaal
3G Members of both houses must be
Britsh subjects of European descent
and have resided in the union for five
years The principal of proportional
representation with the single trans
feiable vote is adopted for all elec
tions provided for under the constitu
tution No voter is to be disqualified
solely on the ground of race or color
The governor general has selected
General Louis Botha
Transvaal to form the first ministry
cabinet of United South Africa The
first elections will probably not be
held for several months In the mean
time the cabinet will have to re
fashion to a considerable extent the
whole administrative system hereto
We
Offer
for
Morning
fore divided among four governments
The cabinet will also have numerous
appointments to make patronage to
dispense and precedents to lay down
of supreme importance to the future
character and welfare of the new
dominion
General Botha is regarded as a man
highly qualified for the important po
sition to which he has been chosen
His career is one of the most remark
able examples in recent history Ten
3ears ago he was an ordinary mem
ber of the Transvaal Volkstaad A
few months later his courage and
energy brought him to the supreme
command of the Transvaal forces
For over two years he sustained
against the British a struggle whose
hopelessness he realized fiom the be
ginning When the inevitable end
came near it was his influence with
his people that turned the scale in
favor of a foimal surrender which pre
served the political cohesion and
moral selfiespect of the Boers and in
cidentally insured his own supremacy
as their political leader
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In all ages Write to Dr E W Hall
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Attention Pythian Sisters
The regular monthly meeting of
Ivawood Temple No 53 will be held
tomorrow Wednesday night at S p
m All members are urged to be
present M E C
We pay the big price for second
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TODAYS NEWS IN BRII
Items of Interest Gathered Fro
Over the World For the Ben
efit of Herald Readers
fHerald Special p
New York May 31 A notable a >
The senate is to consist of thirtytwo ray of horses was announced for tie
elected and eight nominated senators Brookiyil Handicap today the opening
event of the spring meeting of the
Brooklyn Jockey Club at Graveseni
The early indications pointed to ia
enormous crowd of spectators T
days race is the twentyfifth renewil
of the famous event The distance fe
one mile and a quarter and the valu
of the race to this years winner will
be about 8000
Interest In the Epsom Derby
Herald Soeclal
London May 31 Though the cou
mourning will deprive this yeai
Derby of its social prestige the
mous event to be run at Epsoj
Downs tomorrow promises to be of
much interest and importance as evj
to the regular followers of the tuij
The early betting on the race is
usually heavy Lord Roseberys N <
Gow and Lemburg continue the favi
ites at odds of3 to 1 v
Golden Jubileeof Augstana Colle
Herald Special
Canton S D May 31 Educat
premier of the4and ministers of the United Lutheral
church throughout the Northwes
gathered here today to take part n
the golden jubilee celebration of An
gustana College which is one of thl
leading educational institutions > qf
that denomination The college
which is the oldest of the higher In
stitutions of learning in South Dakota
was founded fifty 3 ears ago in Chi
cago Subsequently it was located
temporarily at Paxton 111 and Mar
shall and Beloit Wis before it waa
transferred to its permanent home
heie in 18S4
Mechanical Engineers In Session
Herald Special
Atlantic City N J May 31 Sev
eral hundred members of the Mechani
cal Engineers Society of America
among them famous engineers from
many parts of the country assembled
at the MarlboroughBleinheim today
for their semiannual meeting The
day was given over to an informal re
union Tomorrow the society will be
gin its business sessions when the
layman who chances to wander into
the convention hall will have an op
portunity to learn all about such in
teresting subjects as Shockless Jar
ring Molding Machines and Re
generator Cycles for Gas Engine Gen
erators Using SubAdiabatic Expan
sion
Horatio Seymour Centenary
HPrald Special
Utica N Y May 31 The local
historical society held exercises today
In observance of the one hundredth
anniversaiv of the birth of Horatio
Seymour the famous democratic lead
er who served as governor of New
York and was his partys nominee for
piesident against General Grant In
18G8 Mr Seymour was born in the
neighborhood town of Pompey Hill
May 31 1810 and died Feb 12 188C
Army Medical Graduates
fHeratd Special
Washington D C May 31 Secre
tary of War Dickinson distributed the
diplomas at the graduating exercise s
of the Army Medical School in the D
A R hall this afternoon Addresses
to the graduating clas were delivered
by Surgeon General Torney of the
army and Dr Victor C Vaughan of
this city
At the Naval Academy
Herald Special i
Annapolis Md May 31 The offi
cial recepton of the board of visitors
followed by a dress parade of the
cadets today ushered in the exercises
and festivities attending the closing
week at the Naval Academy The so
cial festivities will continue until Fri
day when the legular graduation ex
ercises will be held The following
day the five hundred midshipmen
will embark for a summer training
cruise in European waters
Goodman and Driscoll
fHeralil Special
New York May 31 The feature of
le Fairmont Athletic Club show to
ight will be the bout between Jack
Joodman the New York lightweight
nd Jem Driscoll the lightweight
hampion of England The two fight
rs are regarded as evenly matched
nd the contest promises to be one of
the fastest of the season
HAIR TELLS CHARACTER
Color of Hair Said to Indicate a Per
sons Temperament
Many people believe that blonde or
light hair denotes affection and dark
hair constancy A person without
hair is not devoid of character far
from it The disposition of the aver
age baldheaded man is to show such
solicitude for the welfare of others
that he neglects himself A germ
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bed room furniture to our
stock and would be glad if
you would visit our store
and see how the prices will
surprise you No higher
in price than Oak The
stock is complete from the
dainty little Princess Dress
ers to the Massive Dresser
with a 40x40 glass
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At the A H Bailey Old Stand
Spring Time i Here
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Paris France inocculated a rabbit
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To rid the scalp of these dangerous
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the field but that Is all right there Is
work enough for all and If I cant
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If you are In a hurry just drop me a
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card or phone 1084 Would be glad
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We pay the big price for second
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Auto Service
I now have two Autos for public
service Car meets all trains
day and night and make a rate of
25c per passenger anyn here in
the city Cars rented with driv
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all calls promptly
B E GIBSON
Phone 787
GO THE QUICK WAY
Send U3 your winter clothes and let us clean
them up in good shape so they will be per
fectly sanitary to put away If your spring
clothes are not in good shape just ph > ne us
and we will run them through our French
Dry Cleaner and steam press them and re
turn them to you in perfect sanitary condition
Tippen Gilhremth
Merchant Tailors 3
Cor Oak and John Streets The Red Front
Phone S3S
The Buick Automobile has everything to
recommend it as an allround useful car It
is substantial stylish reliable economical
and is especially practical in this part of the
country It can go anywhere any othercar
can go If you are interested let me explain
the Buick to you and show you why it is the
car you should own
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Local Representative
For the kitchen
we carry a line of goods of the best
quality at very low prices Strong
servicable Furniture that will do full
duty for years
The Best in Ranges
is found right here A fine baker
and light consumer of fuel
Our line of Oil Cloths is well worth
an inspection Also exchange new
furniture for old
Buy Now Pay Later
W MITCHELL The Furniture Man
Phono 782 518 Spring
ACfiKNERY
Should you need Cotton Ginning Cane Grinding Saw Mill or other
Machinery or repairs for same it matters not by whom made Dilleys
can save you time trouble or money perhaps all if you will consult
them You are desirious of building up Anderson County give proof of
it by first giving home factories employing home labor an opportunity
to serve you and then all things being equal give them the preference
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