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Palestine daily herald. [volume] (Palestine, Tex.) 1902-1949, December 21, 1910, Image 8

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Strictly
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One Price
to All
ci CORSET COMBINED
No Clasps No Hooks
No Eyelets No Strings
No Heavy Steels
Jack RItner has come home for the
holidays
Mrs D C Cage and baby returned
to Austin today
Dalton Rose came home from the
south this afternoon
Col Tom Cronin went to Houston
via the morning train
j John Gregg in school at Austin is
here for the holidays
J P Rush came home from Center
today where he has been conducting
a piano sale
Mrs Oscar Burton of Cooper who
visited Mrs W R Crawford left to
day for Tyler
District Clerk John Moore and wife
left this afternoon for Frankston to
spend the holidays
Mrs Reagan Still who visited Mrs
Tom Wiley and family returned to
her home at Tyler today
Mrs Dunaway of McComb Miss
who visited her daughter Mrs Owen
left for Austin this morning
Ellery Outlaw came home this after
noon from Galveston where he is a
student in the medical college
Mrs Hodges nee Miss Wiley is
here from Marshall visiting her pa
rents Mr and Mrs Tom Wiley on
May street
General Freight Agent N M Leach
of the International and Great North
ern and his secretary Mr Joe Ranson
left for St Louis today
Miss Elizabeth Barry came home
last night from her school at Austin
and will spend the holidays with her
parents Mr and Mrs J G Barry
i A P Moore head of the Moore
Wholesale Grocery company was
down from Tyler last night returning
to his home via the early morning
train
Mrs C E Douthit was a welcome
caller at the Herald office today She
lives out on route 1 and has been a
constant reader of the Herald since
its beginning Mrs Douthit was in
terested in the Herald machinery etc
District Court
The case of the State vs John
Fletcher charged with murder was
called this morning in the district
court Seven jurors were secured
out of the special venire and the
sheriff was ordered to summon ad
ditional talesmen
The case against Bert Coffey was
postponed until January 3
A FEW NICE GIFTS
DONT YOU THINK SO
Dressing Sets Comb Brush and
Mirror
Manicure Sets
Military Sets
Umbrellas
Jewel Glove and Handkerchief
Boxes
Mirrors
Electroleera
Hand and Mesh Bags
Card Cases
Fobs
Cuff Links
Tie Clasps
A6k to See the Line
COPELAND
Phone 408
Agents For
Standard
Patterns
free
Delivery
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A SERIOUS CHARG
Y
Bailey of Alabama Arrested at
Crockett Tuesday V
Crockett Texas Dec 20 iThrough
effoits of the Frank S Smith secret
service bureau of Houston Joseph
Leslie Bailey wanted in Alabama on
a warrant charging conspiracy to de
fraud insurance companies of 16000
life insurance was turned pver to
Sheriff A W Phillips of this county
The night of September 12 Bailey
was supposed to have been drowned
in the Tallapoosa river near Wetump
ka Ala it being alleged that his
horse became frightened and ran off
of the ferry boat Proofs of his death
have been made and presented to the
insurance companies for payment of
the policies and his estate is now be
ing administered in Elmore counts
Alabama
Bailey has been going under the
name of James LJoyd Ballard since
his arrival in Crockett on the night
of October 12 he and his wife claim
ing to have just married in Atlanta
Ga and to he spending their honey
moon here Later Bailey decided to
locate and go in business here and
had rented a building and would have
begun business the first of the year
Both Bailey and his wife told the
officers when arrested that they were
married in New Orleans about Octo
ber 1 After staying in Crockett about
two weeks the report was given out
that Mrs Baileys mother was very ill
and both left to visit her Bailey go
ing to Houston where he remained
for some time and his wife returned
Company
Pays the big price for
second hand furniture
Down on Avenue A
Phone 110
Place a portion of your salary
aside each week and deposit in a
safe bank By doing this and open
ing a savings account with us you
will soon have an account that you
will be proud of
FJRST NATIONAL BANK
Palestine Texas
Opera House Rehearsal
There will be an opera house re
hearsal of the cantata to be rendered
as a church benefit Thursday eve
ing at 7 oclock slTarp and Mrs
Grigsby requests that there be a full
attendance of all who are taking part
The Deadly Delay
Those who put off using Halls
Texas Wonder for their Kidney Blad
der and Rheumatic trouble make a
deadly delay 100 bottle gives quick
and permanent relief Write for tes
timonials Dr E W Hall 2926 Olive
street St Louis Mo Sold by Drug
gists
DAINTY CLOAKS
For Dainty Babies
LITTLE LOCAL FACTS
We have unloaded another car of
buggies today for our Christmas holi
day trade Herman Schmidt Co
Temporary Office Building
Mr Snowden superintendent for
the contractors on the government
building is having erected on the
building lot a temporary office build
ing which he expects to occupy for
twelve or eighteen months during the
pi ogres of the work
1 Engine Jumped Track
A freight locomotive coming in
from the north at noon jumped the
track between Sycamore and Magno
lia streets The train was switched
out of the way so the track could be
opened to traffic and a force is work
ing on the locomotive getting it back
on the rails
TOO LATE FOR CLASSIFICATION
FOR RENT 5 room cottage with
large yard and barn Phone G23 or
call at 300 Cottage avenue 213t
WANTED At once 3 or 4 unfur
nished rooms for light housekeeping
Must be nice and modern Prefer
MagnoliaSouth Sycamore neighbor
hood Address Frank Henderson City
or phone 2S1 213t
FOR SALE 220 apies 3 miles south
on Elkhart road 1100 acres at Tucker
15 per acre Phone 754 213t
Herald want ads bring results
A sample line of one hundred and ten
white cloaks for infants some long
some short
Materials are CashmereSilk Poplin
Broadcloth CordurojCjAansdown and
Serges they are worth from 150 to
900 each As we bought them at a
sample discount we offer them from1
100 to 500 Come early as there is
just one of a kind
to her home in Alabama It was
while she was on this visit that the
detectives working on the case ob
tained the information that Bailey
was alive
I
Mans Strange Antics
Dimmitt Texas Dec 20 On Mon
day morning about G oclock at his
home twelve miles east of Dimmitt J
E Brashers walked into the bedroom
where his wife with a 2dayold baby
and the wifes mother Mrs F G
Ramsey were and shot Mrs Ramsey
three times killing her instantly then
told his wife goodbye phoned to his
wifes sister to come at once walked
into the kitchen and blew out his own
j brains He did the shooting with a
32 rifle The coroners verdict was
as stated Both families are well re
spected
Everything in he Toy Line new
stock Calendars and Christmas
Cards prices the lowest at Schrein
ers 1212t
The Peoples
A
rand Leader
Palestines Leading Store
Blown Across Street
Dallas Texas Dec 20 Seven fire
men were blown across a street this
morning at 4 oclock while fighting a
fire that originated in the Zeese En
graving companys plant on Akard
street The firemen miraculously es
caped serious injury while the street
was littered with boxes blown from
the building The explosion is said to
have beerudue to gas or hot air The
flames caused in all about 25000
damage to H L Edwards Co cot
ton brokers Bradford Grocery com
pany Zeese Engraving company and
the A D T Messenger Service and
the threestory building
Trying to Reach Agreement
Austin Texas Dec 20 Hon J F
Wolters of Houston attorney for the
Pullman Car company was here to
day conferring with the railroad com
mission on the proposed reduction of
berth rates Wolters submitted a
schedule showing what reduction the
company was willing to make amount
ing to 20 per cent but the commission
insists the schedule is not what is
wanted as specific rates between Dal
lasGalveston other cities are not
given
New Years Callers
Austin Texas Dec 20 Governor
Campbell today received advices that
William Jennings Bryan Mrs Bryan
and Miss Bryan will be here January
2 for the governors New Years recep
tion The Bryans are now at Mission
Three lines of Want Ad space for
three days can be bought at the Her
ald office for 26c
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For the Holidays
RWITS
CHRISTMAS ANNOUNCEMENT
On hand one ladies tailored suit worth
6000 for 2500
One ladies tailored suit worth 3500
for 1500
6goldheaded plated handlesilk umbrellas
worth 600 for 4QO
6 goldheaded plated handle umbrellas
worth 500 for 300
Men s silk half hose assorted colors 6 to
a holly box 200
All our furs at half price
All cloaks and
jackets reduced 4
Any princess one piece dress 1000
t Christmas goodsin profusion
Yours Very Truly
HORWITS
TEXAS NEWS NOTES
proves of a suggestion for a fund for a
memorial to Stephen F Austin
Colonel Bryan and family now at
Mission will call on Governor Camp
bell January 2
The Galveston differential case will
be submitted to the court at Austin
today
Business men of Houston have form
ed an organization to rehabilitate the
rice industry
Fire at Dallas caused loss of 45
000 mostly insured fire atTascosa
caused loss of 12000 The railroad
station was included in the burned
property
Former Attorney General Davidson
was the honored guest at abanquet
at Dallas
W H Denham a Santa Fe con
ductor was found dead at Temple
He was at the depot awaiting his fam
ilys arrival
Major Thomas B Botts a well
known lawyer of Brenham died at his
home Monday night
1 Suit Pressed 535
1 Suit French Cleaned and
Pressed 50
1 Suit Scrubbed and Pressed 100
1 Overcoat Pressed 35
1 Overcoat French Cleaned and
Pressed 50
Work Called For and Delivered
PALESTINE TAILORING CO
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Texas Inventors
Jack A Schley United States pat
ent attorney of Dallas Texas an
Governor Campbell receives and ap
nounces the issuance of the following
patents to Texans for the week end
ing December 13th 1910
James D Hendrix baling press
Wall Wm P McNeel combined
switch socket and plug San Antonio
Edw D Yeatts cultivator standard
Sanger R A Barkley coupling frame
for planters Hamilton Jas L
Dwight Windmill Roanoke William
EEwen railroad joint chair Newlin
Benj Bachell animal trap Crockett
J P Horner cotton blocking attac
ment Lockhart Wm W Liles elm
body Mineral Wells
Choked Imfr
is commonly said of babies who ha
died of the croup How unnecessary
this is No child ever had the croup
without having a cold or cough at the
start If you will stop the first
symptom of the cough with Ballards
Horehound Syrup there is no danger
whatever of croup
Sold by the Bratton Drug Co
Have Your Old Clothes Made
New and New Clothes Made Too
Commencing Dec 12th and continuing through Dec 31st we will make the
following low prices on Cleaning and Pressing for Cash
lOvercoat Scrubbed and Pressed 100
Skirts Pressed according to
Pleats 35 to 50c
Skirts French Cleaned and Press
red according to Pleats50 to 75c
Skirts Scrubbed and Pressed ac
cording to Pleats 75c to 125
PHONE 40
404 MAIN STREET
C WRIGHT PRr P
To Put One of Our
New and Wonderful
AMBER LIGHTS
IN YOUR HOME
Just to show it in action alongside of any other kind
of light you may chance to be using
You will be surprised to note the immense volume of
light that it gives a greater volume than you get from
three to five house lights of any other type
i
Its effect on your eyes will be a sensation of rest and
comfort and will reflect for the first time the faces of
your family under artificial light their natural soft
warm colors and the harmonies of decoration and dress
will be undisturbed
We will send out and attach this light to any gas fix
tures you designate you to have the privilegeof buying
or refusing the light after inspection
If you wish to keep the light we will charge its coat
100 to your account two payments if ynu like y
PALESTINE GAS COMPANY
290 Oak Street
Phone 296
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