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Advocate (Newspaper) - February 8, 1913, Victoria, Texas firtt wd Vfctork Ommtjr tmthwctt TnM in OtntraL Ftr VOLUME 7 VICTORIA TEXAS SATURDAY FEBRUARY 8 NUMBER 4k Q JJRASTIC ANTI SEEMS SURE IMeasuret of Fir Reaching Import Can Be Oefeited Only by Veto of of Governor it v Austin Texas February traffic legislation and regulation of the most drastic variety is r v occu pying the attenlion of the lawmakers aind there is absolutely no doubt but that the measures now under consider ation will pass bul as the governor lias the final say these drastic meas ures may never become laws The Kennedy liquor bill now under con sideration in the house Is Ihe mosl piece of liquor legislation ever attempted by the legislature The bill not attempt to repeal any ot the present laws but regulates the saloons to such an eitent that it is destined to put many ot the saioonmen out of business The bill covers every fea ture of the saloou business and thus all efforts to seriously amend the bill has proved futile Indeed there ts a disposition on the floor of the feouse to make the act stronger The or Ihis bill which is be ing considered serially occupied Ibe enlire time of the house last afternoon when the house reconvened It is impossible to tell of tho var ious provisions of this bill because at conlains more Ihan fifty pages One of the alringenl provisions is lhat a saloonkeeper should he desire to business is not permitled lo as sign or transfer his license another provides that a wholesale liquor deal er is prohibited from renting premises to a retailer to conduct a saloon The clubs are also under the ban as the effort lo exempt them proved Unavailing The bill says lhat these shall not be granted n license and it they are found selling intoxicat liquor without it the officers or of such a club shall be se verely punished The bill when finally passed in the ionise will be sent lo Ihe senale for and it is practically certain it will pass that body which has a safe pro majority While the bouse is en gaged on ihis measure the senate with no opposition passed to third reading the oclock closing law This bill however is favored by the antis and is recommended by the gov Following closely the passage of this bill Senators Nugent and Col lins introduced a bill to prohibit brew eries from leasing properly to persons in the retail liciiior business loaning money for the purchase of li quor licenses or furnishing funds tor person to enter the retail liquor Srasiness This is not all the liquor legislation any means There is the bill Vy Representative Levelling providing Tor statutory prohibition in Texas which has already been reported on favorably by the house committee on liquor and liquor traffic This bill will also pass in the house despite the opposition of the antis II is how ever certain lhat Ihe governor will veto this measure should it reach him He has repeatedly announced that he does not propose to prohibi tion on any part of the state in which the people are iu favor ot having sa loons lie has no objection to local option but has to a statewide affair PLACEDO POINTERS Placedo Texas February do and surrounding vicinity is simply on tho boom here lately hundreds ot acres are being plowed fine resi dences going up and work is to com mence this week on the big brick store ami bank building Mr King one of SHOT AND SHELL ROAR AND BURST ATADRIANOPLE Mlssos Nettle DiucMU and Mildred Koontz who are attending school In Victoria spent Sunday hero with their parents The members the Arlnoza Sun day1 Scliool have received a fine organ for use at their meetings This will help to make their lessons and meet Jugs in Sunday School work more in teresting Keep the good wort a go ling Heavy Siege Guns Brought Up by Servian Troops Are Trained Di rectly Upon Works of Fortress I Tile little daughter of Mr nud Mrs our real estateon Sofia February bombard jment ot Adrianople continued today sides of the city The heavy men will open a general merchandisesiege guns brought up by the Servian store here in the near future were trained on the principal Mr traber ot Inez is clerking for j works of the fortress Ermine West Mrs G W Segrest the lisl this week t T C Droddy and wife returned from San Antonio Wednesday Our jovial W Droddy made a trip to Victoria Friday DoWiU living above Inez who was seriously sick Is gelling well much to the joy of its parents and their many friends Mr luost and daughter of Telfer iier attendeed thc box supper at the llmiler school last week Wo read with pleasure the orgnni of a company lo develop Ihe ijclferner laud Something is needed EDNA MEETING Bulgarian army headquarters reuero slr ports that yesterday passed without j A flannD wag msl any fighting along the Tchaltalja1 Oj Hr ines Martin on tho upper Garcitas attended time No Bombardment ia Renewed who j fine upper Garcitas All report having had a Mrs J S Webb visited her parents London February bpmbard wonder enow how to entertain Martins Mr and Mrs T Droddy Tuesday J 0 West purchased a fine Cadillac automobile last week mem of Adrianople which opened Monday proceeded without interrupsciue ror llle best victo We are still Give the ring for new sub us a call and sub tion today A report was spread to ria County Tho Lenten season is here and it behooves all of us to make the right Mrs Bimerly of Refugio visited day that the Bulgarians had decided her brother J O West last week to suspend operations for 24 hours Great credit is due Mrs O W Scjso as to give the Turkish garrison an of t We cm aU abstain from grest for the interest shelias taken in j opportunity ot surrendering of tho pleasures of life at least the Placedo Sunday School Through however appears to be without found onc tlme in the yeu lmn OU1 her untiring efforts the school has as are many of the stories to things Ed Newcomb o Victoria brought progressed nicely The box supper held here recently realized llio neat llltle sum ot T C Droddy was the auctioneer Our efficient teacher Miss Schnei der is kept real busy lately as her ation as are many of the stories spread broadcast in reference lo con ditions around and in the beleaguered fortress A message from Belgrade Servia school has scholars increased to about this morning speaks of the heroic conduct of a couple of Servian regi A Representative Gathering of Good Auemblc Edni Advocates ot good roads that gath ered iu Kdiia county seat of Jackson county Wednesday February ft to at tend tho third meeting ot thc Alamojudge VictoriaSan Jaelnto Highway Associ1 jjjiCy and ation were delighted lo find Ihe people ot Jackson county willing and ready to assisl and cooperale in every way able st one time Iu Improve the so Ihe people could get Ihe benefit them Tom Abbott of Segiiiii iepcs dent of Ito association for Guadalupw county lold ofroad work unlor wiy about ooiuli ni s Id the oeal3 of his coiiniy coulrl be repenjed upjr to do thjr part lo te 01 Ihe ilno of I he Alamo Victoria jin Jidnto Highway AduiviwK on ie vciueot good macs and various features of road building were made by G 11 Harris of Cuero of Cuero C R Daniel of Alctoriu and County Judge Uagby of Jackson Thc association wont on record as lu tho building of the proposed bm tho proved highway between San Antonio Toxls for and Houston which it will connect 8lnU hlgllwoy colnmlsslott WHII tbo paved causeway leading lolmi Galveslon In fact better headway has been made already Isxckson county than In some of the more thickly populated counties along the line W W McCrory ot Edna who spoke for Jackson county said tho people An emblem presented by the Cuero j delegation lo be placed ill all cross roads on the AlanioVictorlaSan Ja clnto highway was adopted G It Harris of Cuero extended Invitation for tfie association to meet tLero believed in good roads and ini next In Cuero which wiis accepted tended to have them that many of tile owners of big ranches were cul ling up the ranges and selling Ihe luids to progressive farmers and Ihe former nnd latter were unanimous for belter many of the farmers are breaking up llio soil wllh unanimously and the date for the meeting was fixed for Tuesday March IS Delegations attending the meeting addition lo those named as speak ers included John T Land of Vic toria ID Herder W T Trousdale W W McVea and F J Hath ot Cuero winL lo B Lord Alex Hamilton J B Pres ton B P Terry A Carter 1 C Paw 1 Lord and 1C V Carson ot their produce to market Mr Me Crory pointed out that already Jack two cars of cattle here from the east bus n splendid system Miy ot sevon frola and had them driven to his ranch near Ford Iran Correspondent the cess in this mailer graded dirt roads and that II ia purpose ot the county commissioners to have them graveled In Ihe near future The dirt roads arc kept in munis which participated in an at1 They wlille I splendid shape by the use of road tack on the outer circle of forts There L Hnndolpii our county except during wet wonther is still busy Improving Hi to found auy secret of sue is keep after i Lots of land has been sold here theis n means of verifying this or past week I other reports as such fighting as may Keep the good work up The cement sidewalks being laid1 I progress is taking place behind co add greatly to the appearance of our closed doors so far as tho outside We are stm womiering what our little burg I world is concerned W Droddy will erect a nice collage next week Emerine West are doing fine busi ness Ihese days Mr Harris and family have return ed to Placedo Mr Harris resuming his former position as foreman on the S P Section Placedo can now boast of a gin fine school blacksmilh shop church and a you know what when one gets awfully thirsty where ludgo J P Pool president of the association presided and spoke brief law makers are going lo do at Anslln jv tho work thilt been iiiider Cuero and others from Jackson county On their way lo attend the Edna meeting the delegation from San An tonio including Mr Colp Mr Mar shall and C G Norton press agent ot the San Antonio Chamber of Cotn mrccc allendcd good muds mcellugs in Spgiilu Goimiles and Cuero The first wns In the nnlum of a confer ence between Ihe leading business men of Scgiiln who promised thata to Dependence has to be placed on the So flr we hilvi llot or riny meas Uiken Me said thnt Victoria couniy hw wud be more or less biased stories given out ure being for the beneihad started in lo do her part nnd tolde Bcxilr The by the respective army headquartersi m Thc bll MorrlB of of the many miles already improved or Qoiualcs county pronged to build American Claims Ordered Fretted Washington February aggregating for damages to American citizens in El Paso and Douglas Ariz during the fighting in the Madero revolution are to be press ed upbn Mexico for payment accord ing to a resolution adopted today by the senate Senator Smilh of Arizona declared himself in favor of having the United States pay the claims and seek reim bursement from Mexico Buttons Must Be Large Ones Jefferson City Mo Feb flepre Only on extremely rare occasions can a newspaper correspondent succeed in circumventing the soldiers I Victoria and others providing forj llls other improve agricultural and mechanical colleges lcnls llow Dein8 Grand Vizier Acts Constantinople February mould Shefkel Pasha Turkish grand i is a good one and should receive the Indorsement of the lawmakers and become a law Things we would like to know George D Marshall of Washington D C Superintendent of highways In the Office of Public Roods in the United States Agricultural Depart Whelber you have paid your poll nlont now engaged In building demon its portion of the proposed Alamo VicloriaSau Jacinto Highway from jthe Guadalnpo lo Ihe DeWitt county line and Iho people of Cuoro showed themselves alive lo Ihe importance ot roads and this especial Tjigh vizier and minister of war left for the front at noon today His depart tax Whether you help your school and church Whether you love thy stratlon sandclay roads In Bexnr nndiwa Medina counties wns the principal speaker Ho said the Office of Public ure is taken to Indicate that some forjneishtor as thy self Whether you Roads had been established to encour action is contemplated by the make your home place attractive and I Be the building of good roads so that ward army at Tchalulja INEZ NOTES Frank Botz cor Fresh Herring 95c a Keg at Square Deal Grocery It Cradle Engagement Announced homelike for your children and yoiiri farmers ot the county might get East St Louis Feb Clara self Whether you will plant lots of i leir roIlco to every dny In Carter Mullet and Mallet Cartel born thc year no matter what the weather I same flat here last Thursday conditions were nnd told bow engagedlo be married The chll govornmcnt was ready at all times rn aro vo old and tho Inez Terns February Are yon ready to go to planting sometime this month ir not you had belter hustle j tlmei or you will be left behind Generally the early planted corn will Jdo the best Mr and Mrs Louise Kollslwent to stuff for your table and your stock this year And last but not least whether you are a subscriber to the Weekly Advocate Now dont get mad and say Its none of Franks busi ness We are a little Inquisitive some So take It all with good nature sentative Hay ot Butler County introl Raisln m a vlsit and duced in Ihe Legislature today a bill friends prohibiting women from wearing Save Money Buy your drugs by Parcel Post We carry a large slock Wrile for prices Martins Pharmacy Canada Texas dresses that button up the back unless to cooperate with any community wedding is scheduled to take place wishing lo Improve Us roads by sendsome date not yet fixed ing its engineers to advise regarding It seemed so remarkable to the par the best roads lo be built with theenla the children that the stork material at hand assist in planning a I should visit both homes within four Miss Ethel Harris the teacher at Items of interest to thc Telfcrner t j Hie 1fudler School and Mr HouseOr Inez community should be sent the buttons be as large as a dollar vorth and of Lb neigh Frank BotZf ne Tcxas H1ho hill fnr n flnn rf 9t i The bill provides for a tine ot 1 to borhood gave a box supper at the represents the Advocate in these with a jail sentence for persistent schoolhouse for the benefit of the communities am is empowered to offenders school realizing 2300 We under transact business tor us Subscrip TbeHousepassed a bill prohibiting1 Btand that lols of wert llail i0ns job work and advertising free lunches in saloons whon tho were sold and plenty system of roads to be improved and building demonstration roads Mo explained thc principal of sandclay road construction nnd showed how thc value of such a road was Impaired by improper construction and failure to the firsl sis months or i it was constructed He i spoke highly of the roads ho had pass iiours that they agreed to bring up children in the knowledge that they were betrothed Opera House Booking O THE LITTLE ARISTOCRAT CXXXXX5OOOCXXX5OOOOOOC Champion of the Light Car Class HUPMOBILE 32 h p TOURING CAR Our Hupp pleasure cart will arrive week and we want you to investigate them They will give you more miles per gallon of gasoline and minimum tire and upkeep expense We KNOW thit to be true and will GUARANTEE it to you You will remember that we have been in the guar antee buiinetf for 25 those who have dealt wilh ui that long there are plenty of them Knowlan Machine Shops A rf AGENTS OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOW ot fun was had during the sale After the supper Ihe crowd wenl to Ihe home of Mr and Mrs Theodore Beck where Ihcy had a fine lance and more fun in fact from llle news we heard from there it was all fun Mr and Mrs Frank Fetters of Rai sin who were visiting relatives and old friends up on the Leona took part in Ihe fun Miss Nina Bailey ot Bay Cily is visiting friends here Hev Schnetzer ot El Campo held services at the Catholic Church here last Sunday Owing to the inclement weather the atlemlaface was small Every morning at during the Jxmten season there will be mass and after mass Stations of the Cross Catholics should attend these ser vices A Bohemian priest of El Campo will be here the first Sunday in March lo hold services at the Catholic Church for our Bohemian citizens and give them thc chance ot complying with tlie rules of the church In making tbeir Raster duty I The weather at present Is nil wo can wish for nnd It enables our farm ers to put Ihclr land In shape for planting The public schools hero have re opened Thc youngsters will have to sit still and behave themselves which they alwuys do For hundred bushels of corn See B P Hrwin Victoria or Bob Mncon on the farm noar Tcl MAKE IT AT HOME Save your money ind save your hair hy uing this perfect hair tonic of which you can make a pint from puc ingredients for about Fifty cents the cost of a small package of other tonics This Quinzoin hair tonic makci healthy scalp by cleansing it of dandruff and by nourishing thc hair roots It prevents hair from failing and makes it soft fluffy thick and of rich natural color Always use this Qninzqin for mula Get 1 otinc Quinzoin from drtigKisi dissolve in half pint al cohol no add half pint of cold water Hub into scip ami hair roots twice a week nus SKng MUir I1Y TUB CANTHROX SHAMPOO HSKTEKSONtCOCHICAGn d over In Jackson and Victoria Coim they go but to bo of value nil months In the year they should he graveled lie also counseled the construction ofi Feb IJernhart photo play ot Queen Elizabeth Feb Feb Lottery Man tics and praised epsccially the HBO Fnb Degree of the road drag and the harrow He I Alarch Prince of Tonight said hat dirt roads are good so far as th big mtlsical fanlasy March the Kid Mar Gilmoro In Havoc sandclay roads where the material I JIarcn Only Way a musical was more easily obtained Ihan gravel for It built right they will last just as A baa nver energy long and give equal satisfaction and ambition you feel half Rev C B Cross of Cuero presented an tnc Ume andj moreover you Ihe report of tho committee on the j nre sn easy mark for pneumonia chills building ot a demonstration road beyeiiow fever typhoid fever or some twecn Cuero and Victoria and said serious disease You need a thnt while no government money nvcr tmlic regulator and would be available to assisl in flieHKIlBINE fills the bill completely building of this road ihiro was no Try it YOU cant help noticing how doubt but tbo pople living along are quickly you feel its beneficial effect line would willingly vote the bonds r0c Sold by Harding Par neccssary to do the work j 1 Fletchers Pharmacy J E Preston of Cheapside made plea for the main highway between Pleurisy pains are located just be llonston and Sna Antonio to go short ribs Lumbago affects the same region but toward he back HALLAU1VS SNOW LINIMENT Is tho rdy in either case If rubbed In Cheapside which be Insisted WJIH iho shortest route bctwien Cucrn and On motion if W W Mr Vea of Cuero the president wns inHornuslily i eases pain relaxes tho structed lo name a commitlci lf muscles and Iho patient can movo lo go over llio several three to go over proposed and decide on the and tho one the people showed greatest willingness to Improve K Colp of San Aruonio stcrtiiiv of tho Highway Division if Ihe San Antonio Chamber of spnko on the value of bonds for road work in preference to special road taxen nnd said that usually the Interest and sinking fund charges for bonds would be found less or not more than a special tax and the money bo avail routes about freely and comfortably Prico 2ic ti and per holllo Sold by Harding Parker and Fletchers Phar j macy CASTOR IA Ior Infant and Children Till KM You Han Always Boutft Bears ;