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TIE OFfML CITY IR6JUL
ImMm i magjii.
HilDAY, AUGTJSTtf, 1897.
"Tti ATonzo -company gitfes anoth-
VJir performance tonight.
The residence of Mrs. A. Illicfcs is
id5argoing sonYe "repairs.
(S .Brownsville shouldhave k cotton
KigiB Vlrh theftoWTO'utiti Ibald press.
fcr. Price's Creftm Baking Poet
WarU's Fair fffefo AwararT "
- 5kx Yif riPT. s'ftft ifnnTi fw onmmvt-
r4. : r..;;r ' : t
mvi oners' courts win xonvene nore
The steamer Morg&ft is advertised
o sail from Morgan -XJit-y on fce'xt
-Tue&dky, the 10th.
And stii tio coftori Monies roiling
T Sa claiYy from tho 'dtfEer ranches, it
sells readily at a fair price.
The "milcl form .of lever "ib l&iVl
Agoing thtifvSnds, hardly a family
5n town Wring escaped one or more
A large amount ol w'd'oo. was
feroesed this morning from ilatarao
ros for G&.J&B of the. Sio Grande
trai 1 road Company -.
Tagou and Leahy have raised the
prlce o'f drinks fron IS cents to 25
'cen'tg, to 'take effect Monday. " Other
things have gone tip in prop'dftion.
., Bids for 45,000 Bncl ancl 00,000
ilcfejWith manual Jabor to lay pave-
hion'ts, etc-i in Fort Brown will tie
opened at 'the p;ofit tdmorror at II
A series 6t three baVVes, beginning
jtoftight, will be given at the Carri
'citos rancn Up the river, with horse
racing and tf&er diversions during
The Herald has fepeatetckiyae"tl
('ehtion to certain alleys in tne'up-
erart fcf town wiiich are 'dfeily
beglecte'd y 'the scavenger cart.
"Why are they not attended to?
This morning Antonio L'ozano, a
'clerk at TI. M. Field's establishment
had the misfortune to fal from a
iadder and break his right log. Br
C B. Ctfmbb was called to' st the
A fair will so"on Be nner way 5al
eynosaiion the Mexican side, "which
- will p'rdbalily Vtll a week or so.
;Twrn or tlirnft ftTcnrsi6"lis Will b'S riin
rer.tho L& M. roadj enabling the
residents of Slatamoros and tliis vi
fcinity to.enjoy the delights of the
ai'f at reduced rates.- ,.
' pxicaiti xoiiars were quoted in
CsYork this motning at 42
bents. -Jtt cost 1J cents to put a!
Mexican 'dollar-ffdm Tiere IS i?ew
Tdrk .cijty, which. . leaves its real
Value 41 cents, and if, perchance,,
yoii should need one of Uncle
-SanVs dollars "it tikes H4o ill
fexicdn cbift to get it.
A felt want is that gnawing at the
stomach, after you have eaten a lull
ineal, and can't eat aii-y more, and
vjyet there is that feeling as though
you had eaten nothing. What Is
wanted then is a .dose of Simmons
Elver Eegulaior, the best DVspejJsia
cure, for that is what that gndVirig
means. ftSImui6ns Liver Regulator
is all that is recommended for In-
digestion."-A. R. Dychej London,
Hon. C. 11 Maris is expected
jaome tonight. -
v t)nA. S.Wolff is in town ff'6m
W. T- Par5, Esq., returned yestr-
Qay from Hidalgo.
- Robert Still man cam ill lasV'dvon-
H ing from the ranch.
H , '
. llenry Putegnat arrived last night
frora La Parra ranch.
ji II. E I wards, Esq., arrived yes
teirday and Will foniaid several
Capt. j. F.-Cuniiriingsand family
left. for. the coast oil last evening's
j. Judge h. J. Ilyiies left this liiorn
ingfor a visit to his ranch near San-
iEET US HATE lilGHT
And Water A Splentfid 'Ogp&s
tnnity for A Twin CitieiSv
TiieHeka!ld editor this vaiorning
hfad an Interesting con versatioxi With
Civil Engineer ohn ?. Smith, wKo
is Here representing capitalists who
will Jonstrtct a. system. "6f wateV-woi-ks
a:nd fefectric lights fot
BrOwnsvillBaaa Katamoros, if satis
factory irfangemenVs "tfain ba con
summated. Should such an Agree
ment B made, the" plant th?& it !s
proposed to put it hero 'will be the
eqal in efficiency 6f any plant in
the Unitsd Staffs. Mr. Smith says
the company fro tepresents propose
putting in a central station equipped
with all the necessary modern appa
ratus to generate two thousand It
can'dhj power incandescent lights for
lighting the residences ami business
hoises of tha two cities, and al'sd
ori dynamd generating- fifty "arc
lights of 2000 candle power for
lighting the streets of the two cities.
Mr. Smith estimates that th'o system
will furnish our citizens with cool,
-safe, convenient and efficient lights'
at such rates as to" be as cheap, if not
cheaper than the present oil light
ing. The -cleanliness Arid great c&n
vehleEto Jo? "electric lights, saving
"tho usVorf ill-smelling kerosene, tho
trouble with nlokicg Wicks and
breakago of chimn'eVs, will readily
recommend 'th'o electric light to the
favor of housekeepers, while t6 tnSs
who must read, sttfdy or wotk at
nightJuiuTer the roasting, neat 6T an
oil lamp, the cool, steady fay of the
lnca'ntfcfccent light will rove an In
Regarding the water plant, Mr.
Smith says, it will have a pumping
capacity o'f one antl a. half million
gallons per day. Tltt) water will ise
purified in settling basins before b'e
Ing pumped into the mains and
stand pipe-. The stand-pipe is to bo
of such size as to furnish sufficient
pressure to easily put out any fire
Which may occur in any nart 'ol the
city. Five hVdrants will be provid
ed so located as to thoroughly pro
tect all -city property. Water in ail
quantities will be stapled to res
Silences at a cost of about 30 cents
per thousand gallons.
The conditions asked to seenfo
these plants are moderate and our
citizens should not fail td tako Ad
vantage of this opportunity Id secure
this grectand mucii needed improve
WANTED: A hy B 'fearn the print
ing trade, one who is nof aftraid to work.
Must be intelligent and able to write
English. Apply to this office at "once. .
FOSOVER FIFTY YEARS.
Mrs. Wikslow's Soothixg Syrup has
been used for over fifty -years by
millions of mothers for their: child
fen while 'teething, with perfect: suc
cess. It soothes the child, softens
tho gums, allays all pain, cures wind
colic, and is the best romedy for
Diarrhoea. It will relieve the poor
little sufferer immedlatelyi Sold by
Druggists in every part of the 'world
Twenty-five cents a bottle; Be sure
and "ask for -MTrs. WInsl'ow's South
ing Syrup' and tado no other kind.
Ciscarets stimulate liver kidneys
and bowels, Never sicken, weaken
or gripe, 10c.
$1(50 Reward, $io6.
The readers of this paper Will be
pleased to learn that there is at
east one dreaded disease that
Science has been able to cur in all
its stages and that is Catarrh. Hall's
Catarrh' Cdre is the only positive
cure now known to tho hiedical fra
Vemityv Catarrh being a constitu
tional disease, requires a constitu
tional treatriifcnt. liall's Catarrh
Cure is taken internally directly up-j
on tlib blood and mucolis surfaces
bf.the system; thereby destroying
the fouhdaUdll of the disease; and
giving the patient strength by
building up the constitution and s
Eistiiig nature in doing its work.
The proprietors have so' iriucH. faith
In its cura'ive powers, that they of
fer One flundred Dollars for any
case-that it fails to cure. Send for
list of Teitinidhials i-. -
AUdriss; F. iT. Cheney C6.A
Sold by druggists, 7oc.
gJUyills arciiie &Sij
3HUST "WAIT AWHILEi
2Htt. Maris Cannot Take ffisOffi(Je
. As tfc&ector Till Oct. i
WasMngt'oh-, D Ci", Aug, 2. Mr.
Mans, appointed tollectdr oi customs
at Brownsville, has left for home,
lie Will not tike $osse&i6h un'ti'l
Oc,t61et 1; as the department h:ks
rulcJd that he coild not 'enter upon
his 'official duties hefoVe that timev
The merit "of ttoo'd's Sarsaprilla
..18 literally writtehiiultwfd.
ft is traced in 'the Vital nuM
'6k inifiions of the human B.ce.
Its is positive cietlicihal nierit
And curative "power is written
"Upon the hearts, 'aWdgraVe up6n
The minus of thousands ;
J'f pefcple whom it has cured j
When tfieresee'med tiothihg hef ore
Them but darkness and despr.
It cures all dIXeas'es 'arising
Ffora or promoted ny-Ma?e
"Blood by its inrrlhslc merit as
The One True Blo'od Purifier
Dnald McDonald was araong the.
passengers from Mexico on the Na
tional yesterday. lie signed the oath
p're&h'fed ftl'm nV uarantVne In
spector Turpi n, swearing that tie
had not been in Vera 'Crufc, against
Which there is a quarantinei nuring
the past ten aay3 b'dctor Turpi h
discovered', however-, that he left
Vera Cries on 'J'uly $&th so he ira
hiefdiately oraefed the train hacked
to Nuovtt Laredo, where the passen
ger will have to TBmain until th'e'ei
pirati6n of the ten 'ft&ye.
McDo'nul'd 'camB 'front "Centra,1
AVnerica via VeVa Cruz en route to
Toledo, Ohio.--Eafe'do Tinies. :
W" ANTEb UPRIGnT AND
FAlTEIFUL-gentlemQn 6r la
dies to travel for responsiole, 'estab
lished houe in Sdulhwest Texas.
Monthly $65.00 and expenses.. Post"
tion steady-, ReiereVce. Enclose
self-addressed stamped envelop. The
Dominion Company, Dept U Chi
cifgd. Notice to I'ce Consumers.
Office of , I
Frontier Ice Works, )
BVownsville, Texa July 27, 1897.
In order to continue business, tuid
"ay expenses, we are compelled to
make the following prices, cbni
mencing August 1 :
86 lbs (one Mr, fa'Iifeignt)..-.-.....$i45
T?6 ice cut less than o lbs. or
for less than ten cents.
We guarantee big weight, pure
crystal ice and sell, for Mexican
Geo. W. ReSdall, Manager.
There will be "no flies on 3'ou" 15
you buy u 10 cent fly trap at Botica
Cheap Passenger JKatCs.
The Mora'ti Steamship Comrian
has niadd the following reductions
in its passengor rate3 from BrazOs
Santiago to Galveston or New Or
leans, for single or round trip
BETWEEN BRA ZOS AXD GALVESTON.
BETWEEN BRAZOS AND NEW ORLEANS!
Cabin. Deck. Round trip
$25.00. $15.00. $45.00
Deck rites include . nleais and
Dunks. Round trip tickets are
Wade available for ?et"ur.h sixty
Uays from date of sale. .Fdr lull
information dall on or write M. B.
KingsbilrJ-) agent; Brownsville Tex
as. 1 Jtf ew ap-
ger to which the Expectant Mbtn
"er is exposed and the fdffebediilg
witn Arnica sue iiwhs lorwara 10
the hout of trbhlaE severest trial;
So assists Nature thai the change
oes.forward in art easy mahneri
witho'tit the violefit protest of
Sfausea, Headache, eti eibbmy
"forehodhifs yield to hopeful anticipa
tions,, she paeeee through the orSsal
quickly ana witn nvu& ptin, is ieis
i nnnor 4-ti Vua tUbikm V.VwJV o7)
t brMai!. ea receipt f ptjee- Jrs VK. BOTTLt- Soek
"TO EXPECTANT MOTHERS- oaitel Tree, cmtaiskg
rtiaafeichifcraatica and TclaSUry titMr.oialt.
"tlrttlRIABncLB ntdOLATOfieO., ATUHf?j8Jt
Keprt'of the CoriditJoa 6t tlte
-First Natibnai Bank
in the.State of Texas, at tiie close
"61husiaess-Jiy 23, 1S97. - "
' " RisbukcEs
Loans aiVd oiscou'nts - $ 852642
Overdrafts, secured & unsecured 163.19.
TJ. S. Bonds to urecircu&Yn rzV5cb.o
Furnituife and fixtures y,coo.bd
Due from Kat'l Banks vi t .
Cnot Unserve Agents) 701451
tue from State Bks & B'kers 7S3.6-45
Due tm approved reserve Ag'ts lS,488-4i
Checla arfd "other cash Items 45-9
Jfotes'of other Nartqrial Banks 85.00
Fractional cy. mckels & cents '646
iJawf ul money s'es'erV;e tn Bank vifc
Spetitu- w 599o5 ,t . -r
Eegai-terider notes 5103.00 31,102.55
kemotion furfd Vlth U-S.
J.ica.3 r 370 ui Lm.uuuuu;
Surplus fund J.coo.'bo
tftidivided profits less "expenses 5,652.26
Rational B"a:nk notet pntsVd'g- 1,250.00
bAvidedfts unpaid -.3130.06
individual dep0slt1j , o ,
SUDJCCC IO tllCtX '0,Ul.W
Demand Certsr. -c6f Deposit i.oo
State of Texas, County of Camefoii, ssr:
i", -j. D. AndeVsn', Cashier "of the "above
inVed bant, do solemnly swear that the
abdVe statemeWt is true to tire best of my
tofowlede and beltef.
J. D. Anderso'n-, tfa'shley.
Subscribed arid Worn to hefore me thfs
-4th day 'of Aug. 185)7.
Wm. J. Rftssen, Notary Public,
Cameron Co., Tex.
"Correct-Atest '&. M. Raphael, Wm.
xvelly, M. BXfcif dStiij. DCrecfors'.
again 'for cotrdnd; is iT?n:
prices. Se!e hi& an "eVaSwhirh?
I Will sell, f6r feisb, 0,000 acres of
land in ikldalgo comntV, Texaft at
'cents per acfe". Jlavo al&6 tor sale
horse gfocfc", cattVeand 3heep. on pri
vate, terms, ;as. soon as tne nuraoer
can he asoeVtaihed. Apply to
WAITED Active; sober and
trustworthy man to travel
throughout this, section ; good posi
tion; salary $50 a month) payable
weeKly, and expense's; splendid op
portunit' . . A'ddress Shepp (Com
pany, Xo . 1020 Cheanut ti&eOt, Phil
del hia", Prnn.
dftice and Warehouse at the
Old Stand of the Boot.
HOW to m RICH
I Will earn you
durlan of ift-
Two men rhade $500 and
$650 last month on $10: Y8u
can do likewise; If yoii d$il
irtv'est arid kee the ffidhey in
your JJdckebyoii will be poor
all your life. Try lis wiih-,ib
drid see what we can dd;
Absolutely nf6 iiis:
Write for particulars to
Offices iij-2 15 By;fne Bld'g,
L93 Angeles; Glifenii
1 tfft r iflgiTi irtft T rtir -- Ti . i"-. i-T i &.'4toLAEri,a2g'te-tfUttfaiMkJA --!".""-
otle a il lifti
T!fe savm 'or gaihih
S'thfe freshness Jor purity tf drugs y'oti use. Ctminv jtosi-
tTvfesifernusttfefiaJd. -- i
Ve 'offer safV, reliabTe
Mit 'dries Ve destroV ft:. Th"e
rKailfty arid &rcurat yrescriptioTi wurk lBures the best
of fevery thing:
M We comply trTctty
Ffescnpttcwt prepare'd oiity
Yotl Gaa Find
Here f fian AiyWhSre Else;
. Xothin But
mf'xf ww w W w?
"Sk f VA Ur- V
9 if I -
lJaaes, JXiem &ot5ds.
White and colored lawns, 6rgandie$j hew styles
lawns, sdlid colored fabrics, dtc.,
tashmeres and lirieri oods for
IB) Shoes, Furnishing Goods, Et.
Below i a pdrtia! &t dfotMer goods in stS::
A full line tif men's and boyj straw, felt, woolen arid" corfr -hats,
silk arid linen handkerchiefs, shawls, ribbons, wool-
fen and damask table cov ers, mattirigS nd wifrefbw
" shades, trunks, gents' furnishing goods-, BlBa'd
'ed and unbleached domestics-, silver ware
sewine machines ana musical instruments. .
iSee those Haridsome
gi'e arid double) tvhich are iust
RNANDEZ 1 61
(Forraeriy E. Klbih'cr's Statid.)
Susi Beeeived a J'ttll tiinfe Of"
DniJSi Ckemlcals, i& M Fitwt
Putiiiffj Piils, fe'ttitj, lis,
1 if rt
tif hesdth feisty" &&)$
'Hrtfgs Wotlimg StjR
retoutatiorn We irrtintain' tor
with Aie State fcharnVa'cy Law.
by fegistererl rriina?dss. J
I . ANI
f n X3th. Stwtetor.
a BrtrwnSville', Tfe.
Come acdSefe lor loxirseit
m crerj Way.
the bmt- ?>imy'
aa jte9d'1iiaQade ttosta'ntt
It I.tW Prices. ,
Stylish 'fabrics is tfie rule in tfck "WRcn of &Tit busfr
ness". No matter what the price the-JuIts are -shapeiyi
Satisfaction guaranteed. Special bargains. " "
for bMes, Men ami CiiU4rer. .
if you want eood hosiery do Act fail fco..alfeiB.i h
large 4rtneSt at Fernandez & Bro. Tleyaave host
ery 6f all colors-, sizes "ahd prices. ; x
etc. Also a complete ImbVofc
men's summer stilts.
enameled ircm bfeasteds, (siHs.
the thing for this dimate.