llnrrr Huum & Co.. t
. Commerce street, )
Volume V. -Number 143.
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17, 1885.
Only 10 Cents a Week.
llsrry llsum Co., 1
) Commerce street. S
J Xjjnn Antonio, S
Cor. Main Plaza and Solcaad St:
WhlK'Slnrllonirl.-iil Humkliixl r; IViils I'm 'aire
Key West t'utlliiirK (Hiiiokliiu). " J " iiiknao
riin Popular IlirotSMiiikllm' . . coin J I I'm kiiifi;
llnrc lllimi nml Star r" ' cr ' V"1!'1
liu.rlod flu'ira . J for Stents
All kinds or CliriirctU ..itciilsariukiluo
SIM HART, Tobacconist.
And Commerce Street Bridge:
IV YOU NUKI 1HONHY, 1
NEXT TO OOUnTHOUSE,
Or ir j. i atit 11 iHirirnln tor jmir money,
llincrsnii ru trot It. (live mo it call and lie
convinced Hull I can save )ou money. I keep
it little of cvcrylliltiK on tiatid.
Newton & Weller.
VVhnle.nte ami Iletatl Ileslers In.
Crockery, Lamps and Glassware,
Woodenware, Housefurnishing Goods-
Ho. 16 Main Plaza, (East Side) SAN ANTONIO.
J. H. HARQUART,
CRESCENT CITYQOT 111(1 SH0EMUFACTORY
And Donlor In Loathor and Findings, Wholoenlo nud Rotnll.
Will sell you n Hoot or Shoo Home unci llaml Made. My mock Is superior to
any In tit Stnte. Ten thousand ilollnrH worth of ready hand ninde Roods to ho
cloned out at prices lower thitn heretofore known. This oiler Is for the next 30
days. Call early and ho convinced.
Flno Custom Work a Spoclnltj-. No. 17 Solodad ot. op. Oourthouno.
FaMaiIsT " TaSgaM
I IIAVi: CO.NCI.IIIIKI) TO CUWII OUT MY KNTIItl! STOCK III'
MEN'S, YOUTHS' AND CHILDREN'S
GENTS' FURNISHING GOODS
AT AND . ...
Cull carl)- ami seeuro 1a riLlnt". Terms: Heady Cue!
A. M. COHEN,
Dollar Storo Building,
Thomas Goggan & Bro.,
Galveston and Snn .Antonio
Also onrilos the Inmost Stock or nil klmlsnf Musical lmtrumciiU nml Vuslcal Hupplli
of any house la tlu; tUmtli. UOMl'IITITION IN tl'AI,ITV,.Nm,i: ANII I'ltlUl! IlliriCI
lull or send lor Lalaloirue or 1'rlccii.
h. ii. wiii.t.nit.
f. w. McAllister & bro.
201, 203 AND 205 S. AUMO ST , OS VILLITA,
SAN ANTON IO, TKXAt.
Wo are Wholesale ilii'l llctiill Di nli rn In Austin
Wlilli. Mini', Hist HrtliKln or IliilU llonlidillo an. I
Imported Cliilllsll Portland tVl.iflitn. Plaster ill
1'itrin. nn.l Isinir (Imtl ll.ilr, iin.l would ink tint In
cull, nr write us, fur prices before purcliiisuia else
where, rit'imi. mention this paper.
300 and 311 Main Plaza.
GHEAT IRON STRIKE
Chnlorn In Spnln EiiKllsh Altnlrs
-A Kentucky Feud Otlior
H'AKIiiMiiiiv. .lune Hi. There arc nt
prevent lltDspeclul tiKctitsnr the Pension
lliirrnn. whose term of olllee will expire
on June .HI, next, hut the new appro
priation nllons tlielr reappointment for
another tear at a reduction of salary
from $im to flllHJ. I'hese appoint
mentseome tinder theclvilservlue rules,
and It Is not probahln that tho f Mire
until ber will ho reappointed.
Nk Ont.Kix, .liino HI. A illipateh
from aoo I'lly, .Ml., to the I'leajnne
says: Yesterday evening the hody of a
negro man wai fniind linnflliK' to the
limb of a tree near the public road, about
seten miles front here. A placard pinned
to the hotly contained these words:
"itevenRe nwanieii ny outraged society.
Five o'clock p. in." An Imtuest will he
held. It Is rumored that the decenned
attempted to oulrago the daughter of a
wnin tanner in tue neiRiiuoriiooil.
I'irtMii im, Juno Ilk At the confer
ence of Iron manufacturers and work
men, the sheet mill men "III oiler to
comproinlso with the manufacturers on
5 per cent reduction. If accepted the
scule w 111 be signed, as the dllVerenees
hctueeiitliu two sides have narrowed
down to the sheet mill ( Inline. I liu
workmen say this U the last concession
they will make. 'I he cniiiiiroiiihe uh.
decided upon aTler long dellhernl Ion ami
lor l lie purpose oi nvoiiiingn longstrlke.
It Is helleed that (he iiiaiiufiiulurers
Uiiiiwin:, .In no Hi, A gentleman
Just rclurmd troiu Knott eottiily. Ky
reports that the Hall nml .limes fuel lorn
are under arms, anil nn engagement be-
In ecu them Is expected at any moment.
The Hall party number ill nml the .tones
gnng IS. nml all am armed with Win,
ehesler rllles and defy arrest from anv
and every source. On Monday of last
week, on Heaver creek, Perry Mierwnod
and Hill Hawk Hiemore, the latter olio
of the most noted and bloodthirsty des
peradoes in the mountains, werettay
nltl, shot ami killed by ambushed en
emies. They both belonged to the Hall
WjtuilMiloN, June Hi. Acting Assist
ant Surgeon Orr, of the .Marine hospital
servlie, lias reported to the lliirenu that
the Nomcglan hark, Aitgustlnus, ar
rived at the Delaware breakwater quar
antine from Cleii Kuegaslo-ilny. All on
hoartl were well except the Captain,
who wnsiull'erlng from supposed yellow
fever. The vessel will bo iletnlneil for
fumigation. 1 be Captain w be taken
to tho hospital on shore, If necessary.
Consul Wlllard has repot led to the Mute
department from (itiaymas, .Mexlcojhat
tue west coasi ot .texieo is now tree
from yellow fever. The -Marine Hospital
lliirenu is Informed of an outbreak of
yellow fever near Cajenne, on the Salut
Pnii.diKiiMit, Juno 1.1. Joseph II,
Cottlnger, the former secretary and
treasurer of the Central Transportation
company, who Is charged with Illegally
Issuing (ertlllcates of the stock of that
corporation, and who was arrested at
ilnshk III. X. V. on Saturday, wns
brought here tins nrternnon, He was
taken to tho olllee of I tie company and
there confessed Ids guilt to the direc
tors, anil stated that he did not ask for
mercy. Cottlnger wns tnkeit before a
magistrate where testimony wns pre
sented, showing that there had been an
over Issue of:!0-C shares of stock, thepar
counsel. Cottlnger replied that he had
not, ami inai lie it in not want any. rno
magistrate then committed hlin In S.'iU.-
OWI ball to answer at the next term of
court, this amount or security could
not be furnished, and Cottlnger wns sent
Pinm:it(i, June Hi. Tim Iron strike
In this district Is at an end. The scale
has h( en signed ami a general mump
Hon of work will follow Immediately
Outside of Pittsburg, however, tho
strike "111 continue, and the mills of
Chicago, Cincinnati, Wheeling and the
Mahoning ntid Shenandoah valleys will
remain Idle for an Indellnlte period,
This Is the result of to-day's conference.
The conference was In session continu
ously from 3 o'clock this afternoon until
10 o clock to-night, About an hour be
fore the ndjouriimeut the Western man
ufacturers withdrew, and after their
departure the Pittsburg mill owners
signed the scale. Pending a settlement
or the sheet mill and old rail clauses,
Ihu iiianuficturcrs operating those de
partments will pay old scale wages.
The result of the conference was re
ceived by the workmen hero w Ith ex
pressions or intense satisfaction.
.Msiuitii, Juno 11). There were live
new cases of cholera In this city eder
dny and one death. In the city of Val
encia Iheic were two Ircsh cases but no
deaths. In the province of Valentin,
however, outside of (he city, there were
forty-fit e cases and twenly-sev en deaths.
The city of Murcla reports forty new
cases and seven deaths, while other
purls of the province ot Murcla return
twelve fresh cases and four deaths. In
the province of Castellon de la Plana
jestertlay there were eight cases of
cholertt and six dent lis. Thirty thou
sand people huvu fled from Murcla,
owing to the terrible dread of the dis
ease which lias taken possession of the
people. In the city of .Murcla alone,
yesterday, there were, according to the
last rumors, sixty-four new cases of
cholera and thirty-nine deaths. In the
province of Murcla, outside of the city,
there were fifty cases of cholera and
sixteen deaths within the same period,
The Olllclal Uazette conllrins the state-
ami Murcla and In the city of Madrid.
The 'opposition" newspapers, on the
contrary, deny that cholera exists In
Madrid, and say that all testimony re
garding the suspicious oases la lusulll
clent to give warrant for the assertion
that they are cases of cholera,
MtMt'iiK June in. All the public
gambling houses and poker rooms in
the illy were closed this afternoon by
the eltr authorities, at fhe reulleflt of tha
grand Jury of the Criminal court.
Ws.niMiiiiv, Juno 10. There was ft
full attendance at the cabinet meeting
to-day. The principal topic discussed
was the caseof Mr. .Santor, a nalttratled
Itl7cn under arrest In Kcusdor. The
eniiclitston renclirii was nisi .Mr, Muitor
should be rerognlreil as an American 1
oncliislon reached was that Mr, Santor
Itleti. nml as such was entitled to the
full protection of this government. II Is
niiiliTstiH.il that n dfiutind will be made
for his release.
Sui.himu, June Hi. -The special train
'iirlug Cenernl (irnnt arrived here on
time, A great crowd was at the depot
trjlng to calch sight of the (Jenernl, but
he was visible but a moment as ho
stepped front the train that had brought
unit trout -ew t orh to l lie one 1 lint was
to convey Mm to -Mount Mcdregor.
Post Wheeler, (Irani! Army of the llr
iiuhllc, in full uniform, acted as n gunrd
to keep the crowtl hack.
Mot si Mi (IliMiiiu, June 10 tlcneral
(Irani arrived here at 2: IS this nflernoon.
The last stage of the Journey was the
worst. 'I he lolling caused the General
much pain and fatigue.
l.iiMiox, June 10. Lord Salisbury has
tletlnllely accepted the Premiership. It
is stated that Sir Slahord Northcote has
accepted a Peerage, leaving Sir Michael
lllcks-lleach to lead the Conservatives
In the House of Commons. Lord Itan
dolph Churchill will have an Important
position in the new cabinet, but the dis
tribution of the portfolios will not beile-
cldetl upon until the arrival of the
tueeti, w no is traveling witn ine utmost
it. Lord Kaiidolpli Clitirchlll aureed
to the renewal of the coercion act, on
condition that it only be enforced If
toiimt imperattie, .-eterai i.tocrul min
isters held nil Informs! iiieellni! nt Mr.
(llailHtone'a residence to-day to decide
upon the Taction In resnonseto the con
servative overtures for support.
W.iMiiMiTnv, Juno 10. There has urt
been placed In the .Museum of Welling
ton, for permanent preservation and ex
hibition, w lint Is known as the AjerShlre
life car, the Invention and properly of
the venerable Joseph hraltcls, known
the world over as the inventor of the
Francis life boat and other life appli
ances. This car Is the one that was used
at the wreck of the llritith ship, Ayer
shire, on the coast ofNew Jersey, on I lie
night of Janiinry I--', Isvj, In a severe
snow storm, saving Hie lives of '.111 per
sons. It Is Interesting for Its associa
tions anil In Its .construction. It has
been often publicly exhibited In Kurnpe
and America, and has traveled over 10,
(SH) miles. It was transferred to l'rof.
Ilalrd for the museum by a represetitn
tlvoof Mr. Francis, together with mlna
t li re models of various kinds, and also
tlindlplouia presented to Mr. Francis by
Hie ship-wrecked society of till nations.
IMItorSnii Aulimlii l.lirlit.
A lit i.k.n k, Tex., June 1,", lsV,. Italn
nml hall visited Jones county Saturday
night; nn damage i one. Crops very line
In all counties 1(H) head yearlings
and two-year olds sold here Friday at
$11 per head Colorado river still on
a rise In this section . .Abilene has a
prisoner wno lias succeeded In breaking
all chaltiB that havo been placed on his
wrists without aid a young Sampson
lliislness Is brisk here In all lines
Marriatre Is the enldeinlc that has
Presidio Del Norte New.-j.
A gentleman, recently front that re
mote corner of the world, furnishes ijulle
a budget of news :
Henry Kelley, one or the oldest and
most prominent merchants, is contem
plating retiring from the merchandise
business and devote his entire time to
sheep nnd horse raising.
Messrs. A Spencer A. Uro, are now oc
cupying their new store, one of thellnest
buildings In the place,
Mr. Joe Goodman Isabout to establish
a large branch store In the Stale of Oil
rango, Mexico, where he Is now, already
having made several very large and suc
The river at Presidio Is high nnd still
rising. The town Is generally very
prosperous, and Its future prospects are
CarmclTrevIno, lumber dwelling east
side North Concho street, Second ward,
to cost $1S0.
O, Frltchr, lumber kitchen, corner Krle
Avenue and Macon street, Second ward,
to cost $15.
J, 1), Petty, lumber stable, nest aide
Olive atreet, Third ward, to cost $.V
nancy Harris, lumtier dwelling, norm
side "M" street, Third ward, to cost
Peter Gaye, lumber porch, corner
Chavez and North Fast street, First
ward, to cost $&0.
He Should Not Laugh I
During the progress of the fire last
night, the horses attached to the hook
and ladder truck became unmanage
able and In their ell'ort to run away
threw the occupants on the truck all
members of said company, who had
worked hard to extinguish the lire to
the ground, Injuring several.of them,
To make matters worse the truck com
pletely turned over and at that time a
calamity seemed unavoidable, A cer
tain merchant of this city, who wss
hard by, noticing the peril under which
the boys were laboring, thought lit to
stand there In his magnanimous form,
lsughtng to his heart's content, and ex
claiming to the bystanders, "Look at
la this the thanks the boys receive
from the citizens fur risking their lives
and safety for the comfort of others?
We wonder if San Antonio lias many
more such generous and public-spirited
Signed: IUmiikus or T, II. ,t L. Co.
Messrs. Uoggnn it llro, have sent
the LimiT a sheet of new music Just
Issued by them. It Is composed by Mlsa
Lenorn Itlves, of Mission valley, Texas,
entitled, "Tho New Administration
March," dedicated to President U rover
Tho only cigarettes which do not
stick to the flpa are Opera J'utl's. tf
Arrest oi Two llnrd Citizens Umt
For a period of some months past,
merchants of the city have been at a loss
to discover why so many articles
shipped to Hi mi have not reachetl Iheiit
In their entirely, ono or more of the ar-
., , - , ,"' , ' ' "
H-1' having been abstracted. Mr. V
W. Ilebert. of the International freight
depot assisted by Captain Tom Hughes
nil Special Olllcer Martin set to work
to trsce these numerous rebberles to
tlielr source. After two months vigi
lant watch, they discovered two em
ployees of t roeboese A Saiitlihen, June
lates alias Eraser, and a man Darned
Henry Kdward to be the patties con
cerned, and It was found that a syste
matic wholesale robbery had been car
ried on by them for some months past.
jney were ootii arrested last
evening, and at Vatea house, 120
West Houston .street, the fol
low lug property was discovered!
One ham, branded "Fowler A llros;" i
pair, boots marked "Popular;" 2 pair
boots, "Bom of the World;" I pair boots,
"Texas Slfllnus:" 1 tialr No. 8 broirau
shoes, AX; 1 pair No. t lady's shoes,
city made; 1 pair eslf skin shoes No. 8,
slightly worn;2 dozen ladles' white hose.
"iineit iron rrauie;" 2 dozen pair
white half hose, unmarked: 2 doen pair
Ualbrlggan hose, marked "HU;" 1 doen
pair blue striped hose; 1 line corset; A
shirts, branded II. It.; 1 shawl, while
and pink, audi shawl blue anil white,
both fringed with whlte;2 black shawls
and I pale blue shawl; 2 dozen ladles
handkerchief, pink and blue fan bor
ders; I bolt bulks dot calico; 2 bolts
"Our Own" bleached domestic, 1 bolt
pink check calico; I bolt blue and white
stripe calico; 1 holt hickory shirting; 2
neeklles; assortment of snide Jewelry,
mostly shirt studsjsleeve and collar but
tons; new ax marked "Alamo Pride;'1
large assort mriit of crockery and glass
ware; two valises, etc.
This property Is now awaiting hleitti
tlcallon at the bat cave. Vatca and
Kdwards have been transferred to the
county Jail, and are believed to he tho
parties who made an attempt to blow
up the safe of thalr employers, Froboese
.1 Santleben, nnd also believed to be the
perpetrators of the many mysterious
burglaries that have lately occurred.
t-im Aiitonlii Unlit
It Is about time that the public should
be enlightened on sanitary matters, as
It seems the whole sanitation ofthe illy
Is In such a muddle that even our
worthy Mayor and Council don't know
what they are doing. First, ordinances
are passed; the public go to the expense
ol acting accordingly, then alter a Inpse
of yenrs these very ordinances aro at
tempted to he repealed. Sanitary laws
are strictly enforced, thereby compel
ling parties, even ladles, to be pulled
before the august presence of the He
corder at the "bat cave," where the
general melee are drunks and soiled
doves. Furthermore, the sanitary In
spectors tinder the present city admin
istration compel people to have their
yards and outhouses cleaned where It Is
ijulte unnecessary, only for the purpose
of making money for tlielr own pocket,
besides salaries paid to them by the city.
No reports are made at headquarters or
to the Hoard of Health, but at a certain
olllee on Houston street, It seems as If
progress Is not Inscribed on the banners
of the new city administration else they
would not endorse the old system called
bucket or hoe hoys. The San Antonio
Sanitary and Fertilizing company hss
been put to great expense to obtain the
odorless excavating pump, successfully
used In lioiton, Philadelphia and llaltl
more, notwithstanding the Council goes
hack to the old system, and even sanc
tions It. F.verydayparlles are complain
ing of the fearful stench created by the
latter process; worthless disinfectants
aro used to no good whatever. The
proceedings against the San Antonio
Sanitary and Fertilizing company aro too
ireau in me memories oi me puuue mat
they deserve some comment.
II. M. LsNlltllKIt,
KM. Ilraden, for allowing contents of
vaults at his hotel to empty In the river,
Jim Jeffreys pleaded guilty to the
charge of being drunk, fS.
John McCloaky, an old chronic case,
was again before the court, who told
him he was coming to this court two
often. He was lined $3.
Thomas Murray waa lined 5 for being
drunk on the atreet.
ltobert ltlchardaon and G. W, Glider,
two colored men were charged with
lighting between themselves. There
were two charirea aualnst Gilder. That
of beating and atrlkinir he blended irtilltv
to. The light occurred In a restaurant
on West Commerce street, and It was
about a hair cutting. Glider struck
Hlchardson nn the back of the head with
a rock which cut his head. Glider was
lined $10 In one case, dismissed as to the
other charge, and Itlchardsoti waa ills
J. P.. Moore, another colored man was
charged with lighting with Jim Heard
on the West aide of the San Pedro near
Milam park about some money he hud
missed, nnd which he thought Heard
had stolen. Heard resented this liupitta
tlon In his honesty. The case will bt
continued to Friday morning.
Nellie Kayntond and Kintna Hart, two
little colored girls were charged with
beating and striking Julia Kngllsh, a
wntiegiri. ine cases were comiuueil
Francisco Torres waa charged with
helm; a vairrant. Ofllcer Hrown testi
fied that he boarded at the chile stands
on tha charity of the ownera, I.aat
night he atole 4fi centa from one of tils
benefactors. He waa lined $2,
The following patents were grantee) to
citizens of Texas, bearing date JuneO,
1B85, reported expressly for this paper
by Ixiuls Uagger .t Co., mechanical ex
perta and solicitors of patents, Washlnt
ton, I). C. ;
H. II, Magle, Galveston, rope clamp.
F..O, ltuat, Grand Pralrle.saah holder.
J. O. Scott, Tyler, car axle box,
Kvery tlrst-class dealer sells Opera
Pull clgerettea. Avoid Injurious luilta
! jjj ALMOST 6
Initio ci lib iciior:t Sllii!
Offer a few Specialties that Must Be Sold at
. the following Prices:
Marie llttard Anisette (bottle)
Absinthe Kdniird Pernoiid (bottle).
Vermouth Noilly Pratt (bottle)
Cttracoa In stone Jugs
Claret (quart hot He)
Sherry (quart bottle)
It. Hrntuly (qunrt bottle)
Angelica (uiinrl bolllel
Catawba (iiuart bottle).
imporieii rcnrer vt atet
ler (quarts) per
The above goods are
be had by calling on
206 Commerce Street.
Main and Military Plazas, San Antonio, Texas,
JAMES P. HICKMAN, JR., PROPRIETOR,
i tili'iit tolmnlhf
GREGORY 4 (IS CHINA HILL,
IrlousUm Street, San A ntonio, Texas
IIm. IINI.V i
r liu clust t
Wedding Presents for the Ten
j. w im.uii.r.v
Bradley & Groesbeeck,
Real Estate Exchange for Texas and Mexico,
402 Eaat Houston Stroot, Ban Antonio, Toxns.
City Properties and Large Bodies of Land a Specialty.
iiik'n 1'it in in mi i .una in i in muu'. mmiietis witn inu Mitto dcpim incut at
il rt (kiii rul IsHiiii llunlrifhn TnitiftuctiHl. Ml-if
T. II. (JtlAV
Livery StaHes & Hacks Connected
Meiiirt r Hotel lliHIo .-iiitnil I un.l tlilppcl
toall iKiiiitsintlie I ill. in, Only White lliurau
In the City. Open Hay and Mailt. Tel. 1ml.
llomovo.1 to new works, Hiinsit road, near
Kast Commerce street, and are now
ready to do all kinds of
Casting in Iron and Brass,
Kci'pon tiiuic. utl klmW of Mill and (lln Ma
cliinery, U'ialrJuir douo on short notice. Old
quarter! for runt nn l'rcsa street.
T. H. HAItltmON,
TOM HAIIHISON. Jit.
Attorneys at Law.
KAMPMANN BUILDING, SAN ANTONIO,
Will practice In atl tlie Slate and federal
Court.. Collection, and all tiu.lncss intrusted
to us will ho pruiuptly attended to. fr-tu-ir
BERGSTROM & GRAY,
Undertakers, Funeral Directors
dozen 2.00 M
all First Glass, which can U
Hn Atitiiiitlinhaii1IMh'i',MKla direct from I he factory.
Ire lli.l It III OI'IIIKM I.KSH It K, aro more n..llr kept clean
i.4 wh.ru rol.ll IIIIV A lit I. circulated Ihrnuirh every de-
Weddings now on the Tapis.
.1 N. llltomicncK, Miliary pub.
i(-li)R a Mil City Prnpcrt) im ('miiiiif ulnn. IjiihU huIhIIvMuI
ml llti-l iMTll-eU'.l. AUtriU'Imif tltli'MliinilhlHtl for rit.u,n.
LAB ATT & CO.
Wliiili-siilc un.l ltet.lll.
Corn, Oats, Bran. Hay
Attention, Grain Men.
Ill.ls will lie mvltcl at Hits olllee until Juno
ai, lwi's lor OATH ami HAY as may tw rc
iiilrci iliirlnir next 12 mouths, deliveries to Ix
irltl Jilty 1 and to t iniiite at our stables 111 U
monthly Installments, tor
ISjOoo Bushsts out (to wclaii X! ouinU to
350 Tons, But Ouillly, Pralrla Hay, pill Kuuds
t ton), baled preferred.
The Company reserves tho rlht to 1
uiy or all bids. All Mds directed to
W. J. DARGAN,
Stationer and News Dealer,
Gin.tlH AN1 TOHAOCO.
II Alimo Slrsst, Nssl to tha Postomea.
Am lieadiiuarters for atl the Lato Pall ami
Weekly raiwrs. Monthly slanailiies, So Bldo
and other libraries. BubscrlptUins solid ted.
BUILDING LOTS-Two lino luill.llnir (corner)
loll, sllu lllUlni feel. In u healtly portion
ot the city, I'ricu 20U. AddreJS "T, II. J."
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