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VY W 4 BROWNSVILLE Wholesale and Retail Hay and Grain Corn, Oats, flay, Alfalfa, Etc. Prompt Shipment Low Prices Let us furnish you with Semi Weekly Quotations Fire Wood For Sale, in Any Quantity Phone 66, Brownsville, Texas 4 4 and BILLIAED PARLOR 4 finest Jines, SOLE cAGENT SAN COPYRIGHT vi Machinist asid CASOLiflte WC(N&5 and CENTRIFUGAL PUMPS Soil mid installed. . Kvine Supplies, Pipe, Packings, Valves, etc A'.' fcurlsi of r, pair work done. Blacksmith and. Wheel Wright ar my sbop in froiit of Frontier , Lumber Co. 's Yard. Wedding Ann:iincensentS""aii tt-- e V- pj acf.i-e in the Distal Courts ol iar.-. Hi .C-iDitP ami "t.)b Co'ViUqf. GRAIN CO. 55- I uyuors, Qigars cANTONIO XXX BEERj Why Risk Your Life with poor harness that will not stand the strain? It pays always to have the best and it's the cheap est in the end. We can make you a set to order on short notice that can't be beat for the money. Fine custom work is our specialty. Also carry a . first clalss stock of harness and -horse, goods at exceedingly Io-jv prices. Make and material warranted. HY. B. VERHELLE Something to Be Thankful For is a home, and that is what every man with a family should have. If you intend to" build, we can sell you the lumber from cellar to roof, including flooring, siding, laths, s'lingles, sash, doors, blinds, etc., at prices which will give you something to be thankful for on Thanksgiving Day. Let us esti mate for you. FRONTIER LUMBER COMPANY BUY THE THE LEADER IN " Price, Simp'icity, Durability, Economy E. F. R0WS0N & CO. I.OCAI. AGENTS THE NEW BABY needs pure drugs, hygienic nurs ing bottles, the best toilet prepara tions. YouHI find all these at Willman's drugstore. All the goods we sell are pure, carefully made, the right thing for the pur pose. If you have a prescription to fill,' this is the place to bring it. , WILLMAN'S PHARMACY Phon? 40 Brownsvi'Je, Texcs Contractor Program's - Herald Job Department Constantirie "Hotel W A. FlfCH. Proprietor Traveling .men's trade so.icited. J'Yee Samplt rooms are proviii d Nothiag? too good for our guests if to be- found ia the' market. V . B 11 9 LOCAL ITEMS Meal tickets at the Metropolitan Restaurant 21 meals for $4.00. Brand new Winchester shot gun for sale. Inquire at this office. 11-30-lwk Furnished rooms for rent. Ap-1 ply to Mrs. ,W. J. Collins. . 11-5-tf Furnished room to rent. Ap-i ply to M. W. Garza, Levee St. j ,41-19-lm. The H. "M. Field Commercial Co. makes a change in its ad to day. The Brownsville Hardware Co. is advertising Christmas attrac tions today. For sale Second hand gasoline engine, 4 horse-power. Norman E. Rendall. For Sale. Residence at reas onable price. Address Pat Haley, Harlingen, Texas. 10-31-tf. See the new ad of E. F. Rowson and -Co., who are doubling their space in The Herald today. Fine piano for sale. In good condition, at reasonable price. Call at office of Benj. Kowalski. 11-26-lm Buggy For Sale, Al condition used only a few weeks, cost $150, sells for $85. Call at Mason Trans fer Barn. Tarpon Outfit For Sale, new, complete, never been used. Sells for $50, will sell for $25. Enquire Herald office- The Woman's Home Mission society will meet at the Presby terian Church Tuesday afternoon at four o'clock. Gun Case for sale, new, fine French case, best quality leather, cost $6, will sell for $3.50; also '03 No. 22 rifle case, French leather, $2.50. E. H. Bracket?. Novelties in French Jewelry in cluding Brooches, Buckles. Neck laces, Hat Pins, etc. suitable for gifts at Miss Smith's, opposite Miller Hotel 11-20-lm. Another list of contributions to to the park fund will be published. About .fifty dollars more has been added since the, last' report, and there will probably, be more by to morrow. From parties from Hidalgo, it is learned that Mr. Closner is erect ing an office building in Hidalgo, which will be used jointly by the customs .and immigration service at that place. For Sale or Rent One seven to nine room house on Washing ton street, six hjocks from Post Office, four blocks from School House. For information inquire of Luis Ramirez or W. O. Coleman, Aeent. 11-2-tf. Fcr sale at bargain: Two hundred acres fine land adjoining Fort Ringgold and Rio Grande City in Starr Co., Texas". - For fur ther information, apply at Clay's Bakery, Brownsville, Texas, P. O. Box 176. , . . ll-20-.tf Mrs. T. O. Philibert died-at her home-in Corpus Cbristi last Wed? nesday and was buried on Thurs day. The news is received with much regret by many people living in this .section,- ,where Mr. and .Mrs. Philibert once resided, Mr. iPhilibert having' been postmaster at, Havana. The deceased lady was .related to the. family of Mrs. McGovern cf Brownsville. One of the most attractive things in. the Brownsville country, and yjef one that is not seen nearly so ;often as it should be, is the beau- -v- - - ' fifnl nnlm prove about eifrht miles peiAW ,wwn. is grove was in cluded, -in the land recently pur chased by the Indiana Co Operative :iearn mar mis company uas nau the grove cleared of 'undergrowth and intend to preserve and beau ify it as far as possible. This noble grove Of palms fis only ti.e remnant of a forest of palms that once covered a large, area lying east of Brownsville. It was from this tree that the battlefield of Re-: saca de la Pahna received its name, but there njt iioiie of the' palms left now within several miles of A move is on foot to reorganize the Methodist church in Browns ville. A pastor has been sent here to take charge of the work, and the project of building a-'ciurch will doubtless be taken up by the Methodists here. Lots for the church were secured two. years ago and the foundation was laid, but for some reason the work was dropped and the Methodist organ! zation here was allowed to lapse for a time. Rev. C. E- B. Smith, who has just arrived, will have charge of the work of reorganizing the church here. A message was received last night by Dr. J. K. Combe x calling him to attend .Mrs. J. L, Landrum at San Benito ranch, "she having been taken very ill quite-suddenly. The doctor secured an automobile and reached the ranch within au hour. "Word was - - received this morning that Mrs- Landrum was slightly improved but, she is still seriously 111, and Dr. Combe U still with her. As an. evidence of the wide in terest displayed in the project to improve Washington Park,, may be mentioned the collection of a number of small contributions among the market men this morn ing for the fund. The sum total of the subscriptions was $1.60, which was made up by" eight con tributors in sums ranging in size from 10 to 50 cents. A trip to Santa Maria which was undertaken by Dr. Taylor and Mr Chenoweth in an auto yesterday was necessarily postponed by oue of the rubber tires on the auto bursting when they were about a mile out of town. The crippltd auto was able to bring the traveleis back to town, and they were thankful it was no worse. A new residence is being erected by Mr. Storey on upper Levee street beyond Mr. Pierce's rest dence. Mr. Storey has bougut land on the Brownsville canal, and will bring his family to reside here Work is progressing fast on the fence around Washington Park. A- gaug is also at work clearing all brush and filling the ground around the band stand. Every new sidewalk on the prin cipal streets is greeted with pleas ure and is subject of pleased re mark. Let' us please the people oftener. There is no end of -speculation regarding the strange airship whose passage over Brownsville has been noted twice lately. Sugarcane I have about four acres tor sale on my place adjoin ing Blalack's., Some D. 74. W. K. Mendenhall. 12-.4-2t. Quite a number of strangers left on the morniug train. FEDERAL COURT NOTES Several Petty- Smuggling Casos Disposed of. Indictments Repotted by Grand jjiry. . In the SFeaeral" court! Monday afternoon, the. following cases were disposed "of: " "'Z " ' " Ventura Rios"; .charged-,' with smuggling, dismissed; Domingo Cantu, receiving' and having smuggled goods inthis po session, found guilty; . Guadalupe Duenos and Napoleon Esponosa, smuggling and-recgiv-Ing smuggled property , guilty. The graudjury this morning re ported bills of indictment against the following: . " -' Espiridion ..Salinas,' . Librado Cruz, Emiiip. Garza and Lucio Guerra," all for smuggling; t ' r. - . A Strategetic jrlusbjnd. A -Frenchman whose wife ie serted bioi amused his neighbors by telling "how' he got her back without trouble. Did I run after .her- and beg her to come-back?.", he dramatic ally asked. "No, I did not run after her. I zhust publish "Tn"'ze papaire zat I have drawn fifty, tousantf francs in der lottery, and she was back' m ik h quicker zan .in -no time.5' . The highest" class of commercial printlng'done atjjTHE Herald of Lumber CheapBut We Lave the best line of lumber and. the finest Louisiana cypress shingles in the Rio Grande Valley at best prices. Are v receiving- seventy-five cars to fore stall shortage of cars during crop moving period. Also have on hand a nice supply of sash and doors, nails, barb wire, fence pickets, paints and oils, cement, and a complete line of hardware. v GET OUR PRICES. BEFORE BUYINGf.. San Benito Lumber Company Oranges, and Lemons Where clay sub-soil is less than 12 to 16 inches from surface, plant trees budded on Citrus Tri foliata. If Foil is deep, sandy, alluvial, black, sticky or river silt land, plant trees budded on either Sour Orange or Rough Lemon. Season to Plant The earlier the when transplanted and withstand the dry spring better. Budded Pecans. Figs, Persimmons. Grapes, Pesches, Palms, Roses and Everything in Trees for Semi-Tropic Planting. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Get up club oiders and apply wholesale prices. Griffingfs Semi-Trcpic Nurseries, Raymondville, Texas Champion & Line, Dealers in Real Estate Have lands from Brownsville to Houston in any size tracts? PRICES VERY LOW Also have some fine tracts in Mexico from 75c per acre up2 Irrigable Lands on the River Direct from Original Owners at Low Prices We have some special bargains in tracts cleared, and partly cleared, which crops can be made on this winter, without waste of time preparing for cultivation. GET OUR PRICES BEFORE BUYING ; R10 GRANDE REALTY CO. Room No. 4 Ove- First Nation I Bank Gulf Coast Engineering & Contracting Co. Mercedes, Hidalgo County, Texas Canal and Drainage Work, Topographical Surveying and Mapping, Farm and Townsite Subdivision. Correspondence Invited.. Lon. C. Hill's Harlingen Irrigated Lands Hallam Colonization Company n r A riwr mt ESTABLISHED l8c5 Botica del Leon YOU WANT THE BEST Your Physician aims to put all his knowledge, experi ence and skill into the prescription he writes. It is an order for a combination of remedies which, your case requires. He cannot rely on the result unless the ingredients are properV compounded oe fair to your doctor and to yourself by bringing your prescr. prions here. They'll be compounded only by registered pharmacists, who are aided by the largest stock of drusrs ia this part of the state. Everything of the finest auality that money can buy or experience can select. Pj "Texas Beer for 1 k Texas People," ralj wLolc Uniteol States, than. I (Mk I ALAMO I j! is BUTTLED, BEEJt J g j i You. only nave-to try 1 i J a lottls to know it. farg Brewed and Bottled by gZ, 111 0Iie " l Brewing- Co.,. San Anton&v Texas. T . ' ' -j Not Cheap Lumber Soil to Plant In better, as roots grow all winter Browmvil'e, Tea prapmatv 1 Potential & Bro. i CORPUS riiKISTI. TEXAS this ground. ' fice in Spanish and English.