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Advocate (Newspaper) - June 22, 1901, Victoria, Texas EDITOR ordering and Ceiling Papers Fixer VICTORIA ANP and mattlied designs of the ojitilar ooltfis livls and slides by ftp pie but from a stock of Three ThousanH Rolls V4 Ourprices cannot fail to be satisfactory we have some fine pi p nlr low prices Call and See Our Stock j Respectfully VICTORIA TEX AS Record Ueraid A New has applied vvSora divorce because hus spanked her a Chicago APPLIES TOTEXAS ALSO The Virginia conslituti6na convention has been addresse by Governor Tyler who urged i to exempt from taxation for jlong term of years all new indus trial enterprises and mannfactur ing establishments Governoi Tyley intended this suggcslioi us an answer to those who are il ways in favor otrestriclive poll cies from which commonwealth1 are sure to suffer constitutional convontioi holds a very importantplace ii the historyof a state Its action unlike that of a legislature is in capable of ready amendment Hence when it proceeds lo in corporate into a new constitution j clauses tying the hands of muni icipal powers it is very likely 4o commit a great mistake The people should be trusted for abil ity to manage their own affairs in the best way It should not bo taken for granted that a power ful commonwealth is unable or unfit to exercise the duties ol selfgbvernment which restric tive constitutional articles would indicate We have in Georgia toda3 an example in point A constitutional convention met in 1877 after tho stranger had been of expelled and when the powers distinction in advancing du8lrjalftid wcfe f tlucountry been so purSucl leilions us 1 bey alreat present iYet with sl y the aid of science what brain no indication that ever be ohangef and brawn shall accomplish dur which we purpose of nuk have just ynteied it would halite r liveniplo the agreementthr presomnti a prophet to jridgehas advised amantospdnk ing the century upon s forne ur ose of nuk have ust entei ed it w ri3a Benver iiim lias been fhned foretell f6r3panking his wife bij COUNTY CO ORT the coftee was full of I Sometimesit is pretj ctountj court meets on Mon figure out just which j da L 190 and jwray civilization is A p his address to the g president of the A C M Adler j College liad the following to Braok Piess ingare the jurois chosen for the raduatj term Tiros Smith ej1 subject pf present gtoJraok Piesga Hefoi Goldman t I V j Oil n i 11 lNever in withthe cqliquest anil subJo k contihentby az and Jo the hammei Atig Silar II Korges Sy Stehling ae opportunities to achieve iJohnPptersou ae Schumack L JjVJeeker W Dobson 0 Schleiii IP L Gray Steve Kmble Gash Jones J Kavanaugh Mose Hill S N Weisiger convention to tie the hands of the people of the slate so that they have been doprhod of llv power of transacting pub lic business as from time to time seemed best to them Today we hav in the stale treasury halt a million dollars upon which we really have no right to collect even interest That a constitu tional provisionshould thus oper ate against business common sense is a sufficient indictment The action of the convention was in reality but distrust of the peo ple whom that body represented It is true that there were ex igences at the time which oper ated upon mens minds and made them fear that in time to come the state might fall into the if A LUXURY WITHIN THE REACH OF ALL lion does picket duty for you 1 and prevents adulteration and impurity from entering into your pack age of LION COFFEE When you buy an unbroken package of LION COFFEE you have cofiee that is absolutely pure strong and invigor ating A single pound makes 40 cups No other coffeo will go so far You will never know what it is like till you try it LION COFFEE is not a glazed compound but a pure coffee and noth ing but coffee Watch our LION COFFEE you will find a folly Hfustfataf and descriptive HANo housekeeper in fact no woman man boy or girl will fail to find in the list some article which will contribute to their happiness comfort and convenience and which Ihey may have by simply cutting out a certain number of Lion Heads from the wrappers of our one oouncf lealerf wfiich ii the only form in which this excellent coffee is WOOLSON SPKB CO TOLEDO OHIO VICTORIA TEXAS SATURDAY JUNE 221901 hands of dishonest men and bo deprived f revenues The result has Shown however that this featwas groundless and the only sufferers have been the poo pie themselves who may nov have to stand a test of double taxation while the treasury full of money ft is for tliis reason lhat we would advise Lho constitutional conventions of both Virginia and Alabama now in session that the legislature of their stales may ajways be depended upon to do what is lie best for their people Constitution 1S BurroughsviUe June 21 Prof Perkins lias returned and ro umod his school duties on tho 7th with fairly good attendance Aprolraoted meeting is being carried on here Ibis week and is conducted by Rev Jud JTolt Rev Kimbrough pastor ol Hie Victoria Baptist church will give his people a sermon next Sab jatb eve at 3 oclock Air Julius Sloan wife and 3 iltle boys have just returned rom a two weeks visit to Fort 3end lie says he had much lifficulty in getting water to Irinlf on tho way as they went private conveyance Miss Bertha Lomax a charming young ady ul Kurt Bend relurncd with hem asd will remain some time Mr Levy Barber has leased lis plantation to the oil men TZev A AV Burroughs preach ed another sublime sermon hero as I Sabbath and says he is com ng again soon Who gets more ree gospel than BulToughsvilleV And who appreciates it morcV Mr and Mrs A B Campbell gave a sumptions dinner last Monday to a number of their rieiids and neighbors Mrs Barber who was for a ong while in a very critical con dition is up and apparently well Crops in our immediate vicini are fine and no boll weevils jan be found in borne of themv AJr anrl Mrs K 0 Sloan have a new carriagewhich a an ornament to our streets nd would say hold your hats A BURHOUGIISVUUTE BEATONS TRADE MARK 1887 KILL THE WORMS and heals the wound and is the most effective article made for the THE STOCKMANS FRIEND Useful lor any class of animals Particularly Sheep and Cattle A QUESTION OP VALUE The present excitement ul cnding the exploitation of the Oil n ous in various portions ol this State hiL3 forced land values sky ugh and in the majority of in stances without reason Thele a a sorioufl menace to tho agri cultural progress ol tho affected in this condition Land hat is possible fo the farmer be comes impossible when viewed n the light of oil prospects ind thorels a decided possibili of anticipations failing to real ze at the expense tou otsottleis laving been fpropcl to other mar kets for the needed homesteads Already land in the rice sections law felt seriously iho liso in un values and progress raa erially hindered Oil is a big lung audit is hoped there will found sufficient to place the State ul lexus upon a high pin nacle UT prosperity but agricul tuuil interests are the more val lo buth individual and com monwealth and they must not be militated against becauat oil having built there and hV hopes lo occupy with amammoiilJ stock of dry goods about 15th Air Taller will have thn exclusive will have management of store while his brother will run the with which they have scorladv Such a success TflrjBalU shrewd practical business an upright gentleman of pleasing address that is to win and hold irade for has been discovered Other mineraly will also come to light in proper time ulid the combina tion if not injured by illadvised speculation will redound to the profit of all concerned Ruroau Southern Partite H T R R OUK BLUli BLOOD wo cfnturies and a half ago Off trudged to work with should ered hoc woman barefoot browned and rough Vith pluck of Puritanic stuff ixlusty children tugged behind Ul shoeless hatless unconflned And happy as the birds that Hew About them Naught of books they knew one they read at twilight hour brought with them in the staunch Mayflower i pretty lady thin and white n a ham mock swinging light janguisheSaiid in he shade Devours rhyme and lemonade Vhilc bending near tier lover sighs ml geYitly fans away the flies ihe murmurs Tis so nipe that wo re neither of low fumilj nt of old Puritan slock hat landed upon Plymouth Cambridge Tribune j M Mailer and family passed Tho Guffey people seem to tllf ily lllis lllorning he only oil prospectors who aro i f fn Yoa aving success ontsidp the prov1 Ml ftnd tho F M FLYSHERIPB1 court met this morning and regularly appointed Mi P M Fly sheriff to till out tlie unftxpired term of Mr Glov er Mr Fly Bled his bond 000 which was accepted and ap proved and he took he oath of of oflico Mr lly re appuinlod Mr Clias Clienault ollice deputy and Mr Prank Culley jailor Mr lly slso appointed all the depu tic3 itf Sheriff Glover Gonzales Sheriff Fly is well known here ihi iiflin vigils bis parents and Mrs U W L and brother ludgo Ben W ily A BUSINESS n field Thia looks like they ro able from some cause or an thor to locate tho oil pools and lat there is something in science fter all children had been on a visit to her fathers household and Air Hallor went to carry tho interior plans of the elegant brick store 50 x 100 feet which his firm is business with which he is identit fled Yoakum is certainly to congratulated in securing a cons corn of such strength md sources to add to her Star CABD OF THANKS To the kind friends that votedly lent their assistance dur ing the last illness and after the death of the lateMrs Berthir Miller to those who gave sion to their condolence by floral and to all that their iy mpalhy by their preserice as the la1 1 sad rites over the be loved departed the members dit the beuuvud this method to give assurance of lieartfelt appreciation last ing gratitude tIANOE She once had gracious but now We meet with distant glances Ah how the heavenly grace re rpdes As wnrldliness advances A fearful blow has fallen on Dan Cupidssolar plexu She meets me coldly since heF dad Has struck oil down in Texas RecordHerald TWO BIRDS WITH ONE STONE Two objects women have in view When giving their at homes or teas To send out invitations to Their friends and snub their enemies Press TRUE KINDNESS Tho reason little May Cook the lamb to school they say Was to keep him but of Wall St Where he wouldnt last a day Washington Star ;