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HON T B GREENWOOD FORCIBLY
DEFENDED RAILROAD MEASURE
BEFORE THE HOUSE COMMIT
TEE AT AUSTIN TUESDAY
Austin Texas Aug 23 Governor
Campbell the senate judcial commit
tee and fully one hundred otner per
sons were in attendance upon the
hearing upon the bill that proposes to
guarantee the payment of certain un
secuied claims against the Interna
tional and Gieat Northern railroad be
fore its tale September 15 in a two
hours sitting of the house judiciary
committee this afternoon Few more
interesting hearings have been con
ducted by either house and every word
trom each side was listened to eagerly
by all who were able to get within
hearing distance of the arguments
T B Greenwood of Palestine attor
ney for a number of claimants against
the railroad occupied the whole time
this afternoon and he hurled a mass
of aigument court decisions and sar
casm against the propositions laid
down by the opponents of the bill in
tue hearing yesterday He not only
contended that the pending bill is en
tirely constitutional but endeavored
to set foith that the officials of the
railroads had exceeded the provisions
of the constitution when they confis
cated cotton that was shipped over
their road in order to make up a fund
with wnich to pay interest on the
mo itgage bonds and had robbed those
who had supplied the road with cash
materials and labor to keep the road
going in order to meet the calls for
interest from the bond holders in
order to prevent the road being thrown
Into foreclosure proceedings sooner
than it was
From depositions of Auditor Maury
the attorney showed that the road be
tween January 1 1907 and March 1
1910 had paid to the first mortgage
bond holders 1338285 to the hold
ers of the second mortgage bonds
there had gone in interest between
January 1 1907 and the time of the
appointment of a receiver the sum of
522450 and to the holders of third
mortgage bonds 43790
Added to this total of 1904225
there had been paid out of earnings
of the road 73020 for a new depot at
San Antonio and expenditures for
other bettrements of the road of
38226530 making a total expendi
ture of 264776357 in addition to
the more than 4000000 which the
road owed the Goulds There had
been a separate tie and ballast ac
count of 843000 which had gone into
the betterment of the road thus in
creasing the value of bonds yet the
people who had kept the road going
with their1 supplies cash and labor
are denied payment for the same he
said
Statistics were produced showing
that the total of unsecured claims
against the road amounted to 2250
000 1450000 of which was due when
Mr Freeman took charge of the road
Mr Greenwood quoted a decision
from Judge Lurton now a member of
the United States supreme court ren
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Listen to Reason
Theres only one right way of
doing a thing so if you are
foing to get an abstract get it
rom us whose reputation is
your guarantee for accuracy
of record of title
Anderson County
Abstract Co
dered while a member of the supreme
court of the state of Tennessee and
afterwards affirmed by the United
States supreme court in which it was
held that when a man buys a railroad
mortgage bond that he has no right
to receive a dividend on his invest
ment until after the current expenses
for operating the road have been paid
He argued that judgment for per
sonal injuries of employes came in the
same class as other operating ex
penses and related that he came as
the client of the wife and children of
one named Bradt an engineer who
lost his life in a wreck on the Interna
tional and Great Northern due to the
contributory negligence of the road in
not keeping the track in better repair
He said the decedent saw his danger
but endeavored to save his passen
gers instead and lost his life in so
doing Under every construction of
law he contended this claim should
come upon the gross income of the
road and that the bond holders were
entitled only to the net income after
all operating expenses had been paid
He said the road had allowed the
debt for supplies to accumulate in or
der that there might be something on
hand to supply the demand for inter
est from the bond holders and he
scouted the idea that a bill of the na
ture proposed would shock Wall street
or any other financial center He said
the same stock plea of unconstitution
ality was the cry that was put up
when the railroad commission was
proposed by Reagan the stock and
bond law by Hogg and every other
regulative measure that had come up
for consideration But as all these
measures had redounded to the ben
efit of the road and the people of the
state so would this one in the end
Turning the arguments of the other
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wealth of opening buds and new flowi
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of profitable industry Sal
It conies out of its winter quarters
and locates a new home where it can
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winter days k
Just as industrious as the antfbut
in a different way are the countless
infinitesmal germs which burrow into
the scalp and eat away at the roots
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100 each
40 dozen mens heavy weight balbriggan
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and early fall a 50cgarmentatonly39c each
40 dozen mens negligee shirts with col
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entire lot all sizes 50c values special price
for Saturday at only 43c each
BIG AUTO BEET AT ELF
JJnder the Joint Auspices of the Chi
cago Motor Club and the Elgin
Automobile Association
Herald Spprlal
Elgin 111 Aug 25 The national
stock chassis races the most impoPE
tant automobile contests that the
nW When this is lacking you may know
west will see this year will begins
str that you need a dose of Chamberlains
over the three and a half mile circuit
T
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here tomorrow and conclude Saturday
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Sons of Hermann In Session
nounced the completion of everyfde
8 ° 6 > Herald Special 1
tail of the The num
arrangements Buttej Mont > Aug 26 Many of the
ber of entries is far in excess of the
ch e citjes and tQwns of Montana are
expectations and if the
early weatheg
represented y delegates at the an
conditions favorable for the
are ggoi nua state convention of the Sons of
days it is beleved a certainty hat
Hermann a German patriotic and fra
the meet will be fully as snccetirfuU
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as the similar event ilulled off
year at Lowell Mass
THE ANT
Facts About One of Natures Mostflrj
dustrious Creatures
International Motor Boat Races
fHerald Special
Alexandria Bay N Y Aug 25
What promises to be the most notable
international motor boat contests of
the year began today under the joint
auspices of the Royal St Lawrence
Yacht Club and the Thousand Islands
Yacht Club The races will continue
through the remainder of the week
The United States is represented by
the famous motor boat Dixie Canada
by E Mackay Edgars Maple Leaf III
and England by the Duke of Westmin
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and Mr Hanbuiys Thorncrofts hydro
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Chicago Awaits Roosevelt
Herald Special l
Chicago Aug 25 Colonel Roose
velt will spend nearly two hours in
Chicago tomorrow evening and If the
plans meet with his approval he will
be given a public reception His spec
ial train is due to reach the city over
the Lake Shore road at 9 p m and
t 1045 it will depart for Cheyenne
over the Northwestern On his home
ward trip early in September Colonel
Roosevelt will stop off n Chicago to
speak at the banquet of the Hamilton
fClub
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When the digestion is all right the
action of the bowels regular there Is
a natural craving and relish for food
here today for a session of four days
Ample entertainment for the visitors
has been provided by the local lodge
of the order
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For Uniform State Laws
Herald Special
Chattanooga Tenn Aug 25 Uni
form state laws especially in elation
to marriage divorce and incorpora
Special offering of new goods that
we have just received anglmarked
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attached without collar a good 50c shirts at
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12 dozenjfmens wash ties in white and
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a quartiJrT hM cial price is only 10c each
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ment of patterns the buckle alone is worth
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Hodges Dry Goods Company
side against them he quoted from the
decision of Justice Waites in the case
of Fesdick vs Shaw to the effect that
every bond holder agrees upon the
purchase of a bond that the current
debts of the road must be paid from
the current receipts before he enjoins
any interest on his bonds and that
under this construction his clients
who had contributed to the operating
expenses of the road ought to have
been paid off before the hond holders
were
All the claims that he represents
have been allowed in the state courts
but no action has been secured in
the federal courts because of the or
ders of those courts which have de
barred them He said there was one
man in the room who J > ad lost an arm
in the service of the road and in a
personal conference with the claim
agent he had been allowed 4475 given
a voucher for this amount and the
voucher approved by the general at
torneys of the road and Its treasurer
vet he had never been able to get his
money
Confining the remainder of his ar
gument to an effort to prove the con
stitutionality of the law and to show
that it would not retard railroad build
ng in the state Mr Greenwood quot
ed a number of decisions of the high
er courts upon cases in point lie in
terpreting all of them in favor of his
contention
The decisions were heard with great
interest and the speaker was ap
plauded by members of the committee
and other hearers upon many of his
points He expressed the belief that
the duty of the legislature was toward
the citizens of this state who have
been injured and said he believed
the arguments of the railroad counsel
would not be sufficient to scare them
away from discharging that duty
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Safety For Machinists
I Herald Special
Minneapolis Minn Aug 25 A cam
paign to make the lives of those work
ing around machinery more secure
will be inaugurated by the Minnesota
association of stationary engineers
which assembled in Minneapolis to
day for its first annual convention
Governor Eberhait and other persons
of prominence will address the con
vention which will continue its ses
sions oer tomorrow and Saturday
To Give Opera In Mexican Capital
Herald Special i
New York Aug 25 On a steamer
charteied especially for the tiip an
opera company with Mine Jane Nor
dica and other noted singers included
among its members left New York to
day for the City of Mexico The com
pany which Is under the direction of
a Chicago manager will give a season
of grand opera in the Mexican capital
during the centennial celebration
there next month
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