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SAjFURDAY, JU3StE 14, 100S. AHOUT TOWN. Ditrint: I lie hot weather, l be steamship Mia rite will make trips between GalveiHon and Point Isa bel every ten (lays only, intend if weekly.. Tle number of hardware druii tilers visit itstr Brnwu.svilljjHWM' ent shows that thjew agricul tural deveJopiux in tins seotimi is uttraatinc attention abroad. Attrition iinipraits T h e ufldmoner Brazo will sail in three days direct for New York. Parties deairiui: spaoe from that point to Brownsville may apply to the Kio Gran do Railway Co. An assortment of baseball iseballs antf rowne's. bats at Kowalski and 13 Two more recruits for the Fourth Infantry arrived at Port Brown by last night's stage. The democratic county conven tion meets this afternoon at five at the court house. Among the hardware agents who arrived on the steamer, two are here for the purpose of putting up itfome rice machinery for Lon O. liiill. Hie steamer was advertised to sail today, i The cmineetint: train left at nine a. m., but th ship had not sailed up to 4:30. Foil HKNT A Urge and com modioli b-itli house on the railroad wharf at Point Isabel, belonging to Mrs. J. Hill and Mrs. L. Sebree. fpor terms and key apply to Mrs. J. Hill, Isabel, Texas. Santa Cruz park will be :he cen tre of attraction tomorrow after noon and evening. During the afternoon there will be htrse raoiug, baseball, and other diver sions, while at nignt there will be danaing, fire works, ate. A priw of $20 will be paid the winners in the baseball match. A rest mt rant will sell all sorts of refreshment, and there will be music and a good lime generally. A number of oasiv ot lyuhifrtn fever are reported about town. This is a disease whiah genernl ly due to impurity in the food r water supply, and it is believed that flies' parry fhe in feel inn It would be well therefore to grd against it by taking care nut to al low any llie to net into or on any article of food. Milk should be Carefully boiled and kept from the Hies, and bailed or distilled water (Should be used for drinking. PU11EL1 PERSONAL Judge Wells spent the day at the Point. Two recruits for Fort Brown ar rived ou the stage Thursday night. Miss Mamie Closurr of Hidalgo is visitiug her grandmother, Mrs. Mrs. M. Dougherty of this city. M. Cambeilh, representing a a Galveston beer firm, arrived on the steamer Manteo yesterdwy. Gharlos V. Ford, a diehartd soldier, left uti tdj itifii-r im his home at HtHuHMa, T .m-. , fHnnstmi Wttfwiui, h tutnUr agent frm UwuMwu, catite um (be steamer. H. W. La uk Htit) Win. UrigKs, hardware geuU4 from Uke Charts, La., arriwd 911 the steam- er. Sum Lewiu, d mummer, left by the well known tilts steamer far his home at Victt ih, Texas, alter tapewdiing a short time here. , Miss R. Cleat wircrrttirued by the ateamer from iaiville, ?ex- where nhf Uh. Wieeri ttbteiirllinr has jtie v , ...... A " ""mi cvinnn.i lultlt I) Hill nf ilmwictrilln I..- petit htvrrM! here last t by yentirday'5 pteamar, and is autographed at the Milter. 1'lwrln Mr '. . .r . uii SwrVfViir )A. llm mui, cti.- I by yesterday's steamer fiom Bryau, Texas, where he ha been attending the A. & M. vollejfe. Daniel Reyes, who is tpnrhiuj; j ehrol at the Yeseit ranch, i in town today far A brief slay. H report crtiu in that neighborhood fl total failure wtt aeeontit of the dry weather. .Gaston Vasseur, who Una bepn here and in Matamero several days in the interest af a larjip ex porting house cf Paris, France left today by steamer on hi re turn to that ciy. Mr. Vanseur inn maJns a tour of Mexico ami this Lsotioh . for his- firm every two year yD R. Swift, rf Iaki Cnarles 'La., representing j hardware house, J. T. iSimmous, of Dallas Texas, traveling for the Mtdin Plow company, Pan! Joplin repre senting the Gore Scott Thrashing machine company and C. Ijaoeaster representing the Avery Plow com pany, were arrivals bore by yester day's steamer, aud art staying at the Miller. GRULLA WHIM-WHAMS. JSditar 1Ikxai. druiia, lex., .June tu. lu ny e-otiutry, more especially in a dry country, and most especially in a country where there m a partia drouth, the ivethr is a legitimate topic, and you onght not to in sur prised if I bei 11 with the old siMitd-by. Sinco tht latter jrt of April, I believe, we have had not a drop if rain. It is now June .10 aud the sky is still without sinof rain. I tie thermometer Lite last two weeks has beeiLiegistrriug 93 to 95 in the shade. In thr ann I snn pose it is 100 or over, bit! I don't stir outside until ) o'clock p. 111 , so I can giv no personal exper ience. In La (ii-nilH- with Iwn nr ttrt ijixuione, there are no cnips A little frijoles and grbtiss have been raic-eri in the dty btd of th- estero, bni that ia nII. What I mis iiiusl. ajmrt from elotis, WMUr mehtus and melons. There arr uoue here Below u from Ihf Snl- adt to La 1 labium, hmI hIhiv, from Lu Caslta to town, tbrre are prrtly fair crtip, Utii sadly awlmx ram. In the briok conntry (litre still plenty of gnuss and water, but well, you can just as well fill np the hiatus as I. A friend jtwt in from Lflguna Seca, Hidalgo county, reports the road-side destitute of pasturage, but with au abundance of nopal. Some of the trees and shrubs begiu to look sere. There' is, though, a most proftise erop of mezquitcs, so we have something. , r- - On May 29, at Rio Grande, died the only child of Mrs. l<att de Pena, from brain fever. On the first of titi; month, Teo fito Garcia, his mother Donn Yir uea, and stsVer, .Sn.-nt Kut.dif mnrmng from m visu l t.in, lm quite au adventure writ . roo 1-, whmh wi uir m; of tb liu Utr ntad. Asa rttlr the- NoiutMU me very timid, bot this our mn after the buggy, ainl when ntmr xlH-n to 5nip up, as if to pf in, snap ping and snarling. It whs exces sively tli iti him! frothed at the month. Teofilo had m pistol and as Iho animal whs evidently rabiosa. he lashed his horse int a nnl p mikI the coyote was left behind. There Is no doubt theMtiiniNl wit mad. Sinee April I hive h. nr-l t no les than dim unci .vmk m, .t.t im it-ihWtJrlimJ. I ..ii- .i-n.' 1 .. u . 1 1 .. . i r.. - i ...1 ..... .. .1 ... 1 1. . . " lu nrnd vxvW Ht Lhh Arte. sprittgi returned i Pita?. Yotlr idea of PastettP I' hMtuwis a gund thintr One nattbr :nhlili'l m tlii.- Mutton. K--;f hnll ritlliittf. On .Iiiwh th fOle brre Wftv ntufli excited at a ramor that a bear rur 111 iU- earrixal near by! Hh tr4.-U wre seen awd riMrtd to be enormous and a distant glimpse of tht niMitfU'r wiw Uol by two woHi enllrrs. SrTeial hunters 5lliednnt to hmk for tn aoiuidl. bat only saw the truck?. I had tstonn bear, and I stayed ni home. I' tnri ed tit finally 'hat tin ammul had e. enped from sont rttens tn , and that, disKtlste! with his iaft of wild life, and the hostile rrrrptin icivu him, he had rrlnrmd to his master. JCXCTTOJO ItUSiOK. That same day, another exeiiing minor Hew thro' the ranch. It was reported that at a raneh whose name I did not hear souir thirty bravily armed horsemen were 1011 irregaird, headed by I'raiimaco d Leon, an all-ronnd Iwid mm. It wa reportH they iniemled t at tack and rob .Sun Mirne(, gather more adherents aud hold up Ca nun go, and then isane a prounneia meuto! The people of Sim Miguel sat up all nivht, arms in hand, ready to give the raider a warm welcome. They did not come. Next day warnings were sent to Camar go, the ramies were called for and a force i mochos aeonred the coun try. All this wn.: had from a native of San Miiptel who (Mute here In buy ammauition. A t umor has been current that a raid ou Ijti Grnlla was tr. le made ton. So tbM-e peace between Great Britain and the Boers. S Initv as no one aided ihi latter in their heroic atrngsrle, snch au end whs bound to come. I do r.nt consider it a good thing that the Boers conld no; gain their desire, nor eau I aitrec with yon, Mr. Editor, that they did anything in their treat ment of that scum of omlanderJTtn lesseu onr sympathy for tbefli. But what a mockery it has made of Britain's preatige. Four, and eight, lo one! Mngersfoutein, Col enso, Stnrmberar, Ganna's Post, etc.! Nearly a billion dollars wast ed! And what a fljrnre we cat bow uohly nr repnblic baa lorne itself. How it hurrahed for (Greece in its fight for liberty. How eagerly it welcomed Kossittli. How hurriedly it reco nixed the Second and Third PrFnch republics. How boldly did onr orators au l public men flont and defy the despotism of the Old World. How our senalnrs uui tvit he British lion's tat I. And now h what a fall! Two republics wip ed off th map, nud not a word 5 a id. A most desperate, most he roic struggle for liberty by a little people against a great and silence on onr part. A fight for self-government agaiust n nation that wice tried its beet to overbear us, and we averted our face. ISl Sornwto. List ot Lottcrs. Tk uftttl for letters remaiiiiuff in tlw peat ofllce of Brwusrville, for the wee eiktbtg June M, IMS, nre n fol lows: LAJDXTCS. CuntH, Siitn. JowU Cmn-, .Mias iMIuuie CflVHXOeS, Sium SnahntiKiirm Ksrxloii (tureitt, im. 0krnt Iiy Sntu. Aid IjtKiii, Eetitdn de So, iritn. Pnnliia unehes, ini. Qnlntiun Lenl de VillwuiievH, Sritu. Rnpcrtn. Mnnoz, AfirnelrO MetidenliAll, Chnrtes C. Morales, Diodoro Pere?, rtasnlio HelatHl, A. nto!, Tloenfe de los Pr.i, ("lililisr for tkw aln.tw ntimr will plcaee my iwlvrtteeL J. B. SiiAJtex, PoMtnuutr. ilv Are Y.Hr Kidney. IMS S IDA 3L Tro aaurer of the Brooklyn East E.nd Art Cluk. re ENSTRUAL irregu larities are gener ally tb beffinnint; of a woman s trou bles. With the Yitalitj at a low ebb. th blood weak ened, the diffesdon disor dered, she jroes about pnle fooed, hollow-eyed and nag- Sard, a piteous contrast to 10 blooming health oE her former self. Bat oxer ? 1,000,000 women have found I -health again by taking Wine of Carclui As a regulator ot the menstrual periods Wine of Cardni has neter been Known to fail. It has seldom failed to restore perfect health, even in the moei persis tent and ageraTuted cum of weakness. Miss IdaX. Snyder, of No. 535 Ber- fen Street, Brooklyn, N. Y., lias used Vine of Cardui and she says it helped her into a new life. Health to Miss Snyder is worth a great deal. She is an attractire young woman with intel lectual attainments and she occupies the position of Treasurer of the Brook lyn East Knd Art Club. This position marks her as a person of intellect, cul ture and refinement and it speaks highly of the respect and trust her fellow women have in her. She writes : "If women would pay more attention ! WINE of CARD VI A Blonde's Freckles show more plainly tHan a brunettes, but these discolored spots greatly mar the beauty of either. : (HAGAN'S MAGNOLIA BALM j will effectually remove Freckles, Sunburn, Tan, undue Redness,' Sallowness and all other blenw ishes to beauty. ITJS A LIQUID for the face, neck, arms and hands. Can be easily and quickly applied. ' Others cannot detect its use It leaves no sticky feeling. Harmless as water. At all druggists. Price 75 cts. Las Dos Naciones. M. Sjilmalhi&Co. The public will find an extensive assortment of The Fine and Fast Sailing Steamer Manteo, isHppointed to leave Galveston tor Brownsville every Sunday at G a. in., nud Brownsville for Um Ives ton every Wednesday at noon, carrying freight and passengers (cabin and deck) The marine iasnninee rate on cargo from Galveston to Browmvilla will be s of one per cent. Instructions to insure and value to bt iMtired, endorsed ou bills of lading, will be all that is necessary to have owners' good covered. For passage and freight apply to RIO GRANDE RAILROAD COMPANY, Agents, Brownsville, Texas. E. 0. FLOOD, Agent, Galveston, Texas, 1 M. SNYDER to their heal tli wc woii have more hxffj wive mothers and dxuf mm, ana if they wouli use aaoec fckl ligcnce ia the nutter of mH chics, observing rnuItSy they would find that the iectofsr prescriptions do not tetfetm the many cures they arc fhreo credit for. MIn consulting with asv druggist he advised McFXnc's Wine of Cardui ani ThW- ford's Blade-Draught, and so I took It and have every reason to thank Uas for a new life opened up to me with rsstersd health, and it only took three months to cure me." You may secure the same relief as Miss Snyder, if you take Wine of Cardui as sho took it. Thedford'a Black Draught ia tho companion medicine of Wino of Cardui and it is a liver and bowel regulator which assists greatly in effecting a cure. If you take these medicines according to directions, the relief and euro is simple. Some cases aro cured quickly and others tike longer because the disease has run longer. Remombcr how Miss Snyder took Wine of Cardui and has health. The same medicines aro offered you to-day. A million suffering women have found relief in Wine of Cardui. '1 DRY GOODS, SHOES, HATS, JEWELRY AND SADDLES at prices without competi tion at LA DOS NACIONES, GALVESTOn AND GULF steamship line J EL 1