Jolrn W. Hoyt
AGE N T '
NCW FEDERAL DISTRICT
L A. ROUSSET.
Mk Chancre io Jurisdiction
I H. M. Field.
Personnel of Court First io
Tli? law providing for the tw
ftoVral dmtrict of Southern Texas
iuks is very material ehaatfe
mude by this Ihw, as to the joria-
(li'?ion df the United Statf conrta,
ms heretofore established and in
force under what is known n the
C'lUberaou" act, the jurisdiction
under that net mainly depending
ipon tenidencf, whereaa undr thin
net the jurisdiction in land uit
depend upon thf location of the
The act provides ats follows :
"That suits ntid notions affecting
the title to or to foreclose hen on
real estate shall U brought in the
di&trict and in the division thereof
in which said teal estate is, in
whotfe or in pint, situated."
By the act, Mr. M. l '. be more,
United States attorney for the
ICmdd-u district, and Mr. V. Dart,
clerk of th? Fnitd States circnit
mid district court of the Knatetii
district, both raiding at (Jrtlveston,
are transferred to, and eeome the
United States attorney sod clerk,
respectively, of the Southern judi
A court will lit held, either at
JLlouhtou or at Galveston, on th
1st day of JnJy next, for b pur
pose ol organising tint eoarts.
TIim officers will be a follows :
Hon. Wallet T. liurns of Boas
hi ( '. McU'tnore of Halves! ot.
United States nttoruey.
V. 11. listisou of lredj Unit
ed Sutet. luarfhal.
t . Dart of Ua1vtoa, deck.
The Urst regttlsr trraa in the
Sotitin tfl district tt4r Ifce new
bill, will begin t Houston on the
font lit Monday of titptettber,
tljMigJi them may b apeeiat term
in the meantime at sueh tseisjts) as
the Judge may designate.
Waters Pierce Oil Co.
Supplies the rnrio with
ILLUMINATING AND LUBRICAT
ING VICKY QUALITY
Also Tarnentme, Linseed Oils, Gaso-
liae, Oaasfilea; Axle Grease, etc.
Sells Gasoline Eagfases 1 1-2 to 10 Hons
Power, wf i or without Gentzifa
gal Irrigailjg Pomps.
tngui sacwiarai uagwx ts, snrw oa ou
noon xscdlbu, ocl axd svstthtno
xlsk roarHaxa ua. kkpaukmo sat
aorjicTOBiLY acun. xxans sswma.
TMI2 " U I -TO -1 AT 12"
a M OEM H IK e n
Will make you nhoes or boots that
arc stylish and comfortable.
Repairing of ladim and children's
shoes done at small cout.
I xatt Dliice to i?et a first. elnss
Shave or Hair-Cut.
f Polite nod Courteous Attention
Merchandise and Custom
G'ouornl Kccelviiigmifl For
tftio t.s- i: gi. mts .i
Dru Goods Boo
: s i. nits i.i
ts and Shoes
BB0WN3YILLE. Texas, and UATAM0R0S, Mexico.
WINCHESTER ARMS AND AMMUNITION
8. L. Dwoavtx,
lU SKIA'S QtttiGUSTK
It appear thai before the rear is
on! the lone talked -of substitution
t h nHisjItout Kasia of the UretMt tan
lor ill i orthodox, or old caletidMr,
will ! an accomplished fact The
cmtittuMMoti to consider the matter,
which is presided over by the (irand
Dnke ('(nistatitiue, has already re
Hiutitl its sessions, and before
ChriMitiM it is believed the uiocb
desirttl alterattou -will be de Anilely
settled. 1 -y this means the Kussiau
chtireh festivals will be celebrated
at the sattie time as those of the
rest of Christendom, much to tilt
benefit of the international bnai
nest abd commercial interests.
Russia is now thirteen days be
hiud the rest of civilization in the
matter of the calendar. There was
a widespread desire among the
mora enlightened classes a year or
two ago for the gradual bringing
of the calendar up to date. Then
the reform wool-! have been qnite
simple. For KusMa was twelve days
behind and the addition of a day
to each month for a year woald
have solved the problem, fittt the
nuthorities stood in the way sad
are all united with the peasantry io
objecting to any diifting of the
unmet ous festival?, which are the
doMir of all who do bnsineaa in
THE FIBST NATIONAL BANK
OF BP0WH8VILLE, TEXAS.
Surplus and Univided Profits, 203000
a tiNMAL lunaim BUSINESS transacted.
Bays and sella Mexican money
and Domestic Exchange.
Foreign Dtmfts isswd on all
points in Europe.
Wilt ism Rally, C. H. Maris,
Robert Dated!, A. Ashholm.
S. L. Dwormnn, M. Alonso.
Fnnl lMvryr lNnrtc I'lSrwRjiL
KUsabeth de Belle, an Atlanta (Oa)
roumi woman, ts making a name far
herself In law prat tler in Chicago. She
recently won a oaku involving real
estate valued at $1hi.ixio.
ICxjOm-ittr f Ami,
A thorough xph.M..u ol taw Sea Of
Aral has beca undertaken oa behalf
of the Turkestan branch ol Xbe Has
niaa '.c - graphical Society by L R
UID REFMTS B?
HWXaBBTH STREET, BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS.
randies, Liquors, Cigar
VICTOR EGLY. JR.
IN '!HE CITY.
Sneeesws to Celestin Jaqou,
Wines, Liquors, Cigars
1KB TABL3 HIXURI3S.
A complete stock at the fines im
ported and domestic
Wine, Cognac, Mineral Water .
Clin, Ale, Cigars and
Pnre Olive Oil. Delka?is
(' all k. ription kf.t in -tooJc
Pniift AtlMtiM 9i?si ts AH tes, fey
MA LEES IN TEE SEST BRANDS OF
Sporting Good ,
M w OUemse. Fally Trade SsllciteJ.
Shelf and Heavy 'Hard war
m Tin aud Wooden Ware,
hi vVupperraan Nou Hreaka"ble!
White Enameled Ware,
Sheet Tin and Iron,
Hound and Flat Bar Iron,
0 White Lead, Lubricnting Oil,
Turpentine, Paint, Varnish
iif and Wiudow Gass
Mixed ana Tav raints ior in
it ' fii.u en
'Jarriage, Wcpon and Build-
ins Material. iu
Sash, Doors and Blind? to Sm
Lime, Cement and Bricks.
Agt. for John Finnigan & Co. ate
ill Will PAY TUP HinwPQT pmpk mo uincc cviue nun xii rnnuTQY PRnniiPP
You Want the Besl,
Yonr Physician aims to put
all his knowledge, experience and
skill into tut prescription he
wiileH. It is an order for a com
bi nation of remedies which your
ens Tequires. tie cannot rely on
tbtt result unle.su the ingredients
ar'i properly compounded.
Be fair to your doctor and
to jnnrself by bringii.g your
prescriptions here. They'll be
compounded only by registered
pharmacists, who aie aided by the
largest stock of drugs in this part
of the States, everything or the
linest quality that money can buy
or oxperience select.
J.-L PUTEGNAT. & BRO.
W. T. DORSET & CO.
OWNERS AND MANAGERS,
Desire to inform the traveling pnblic that, having been awarded
the contract for carrying
The United States Mail,
They are also prepared to carry
PASSENGERS AND FREIGHT PACKAGES
Brownsville rt Alice.
Until fnrther notice stages will leave Brownsville Mid, AlToeon
the following schedule
Leave BROWNSVILLE daily at 6 a.m. aud arrive at Alice in 39 hours.
Leave ALICE Jaily at 9 a. m., reaching Brownsville inj 39 hoars.
Courteous treatment to patrons. Office bourn, 9 to 12 a.m. and
to 5 p.m. For farther information address
RANK AYERS, Agent.
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