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Galveston County Daily News, The (Newspaper) - July 26, 1891, Galveston, Texas THE GALVESTON DAILY NEWS, SUNDAY, JULY 26.. 1891. SATURDAY IN HOUSTON, .THE JETTY OONTBAOTOBS CLOSE A 1AEOE DEAL WITH THE CENTRAL, A German Jailed in Default of Commissioner Kennedy Makes a Kick-Other Notes. COHRMPOOTEXT'8 HEADOOAKTEltS Capitol Hotel. IJusltfEss ttio reception of adYe-- and outtutlo 2S Mam street (with M. T. Join's Lumber company'. Cm everything relatiEH to Houston subscriptions to THE DAILT NEWS Trill receive nttoiition, iu tbo bauds ol Bottlor IJros., 74 Main street. HOCBTO-J, Tex., July corrosroud- ont pent n report thnt a boy had been, nearly drownK) last night, but the prompt action of persons present at Iho Fanniu street wharf most C'h-tuwo in his condi- tion. All present believed tho boy had fully recovered, but not 50. The boy's nnuio was Charles Hood, aged It years, a son lo Mrs. Hood who is housekeeper at Messrs Stuart Boyles' infirmary. After the lad had boon resuscitated he seemed all right and wns rest- ing nicely on tho deck of a schooner. But he doomed as all others who havo inhaled the wators of the bayou, which Bocrcs to bo impregnated with ingredients fatal to tho lungs. Ho was conveyed home nnd lived until this morning, when he died of epilepsy in tho opinion of the hospital physicians. The re- mains vrere turned over to Messrs. Wall Stabe for preparation .for burial, and the funeral took place at 2 o'clock this afternoon. The Mortuary Report. The following is City Health Officer J. M. Boyles' report of the number of deaths In Houston for the week ending at 13 o'clock in., Saturday, July July 19: Mrs. Van Vleck, Eonility. July 20: W. Hutchins, aged 8 months, ma- lariu. July 20: Harrey Davis aged 35 years, chronic nephritis. July 20: Herman Sanders aged 86, gunshot wounds; inquest- July A. Landreth's babe aged 8 years, tonsilitls. July 22: M. Dock, aged 7 days, neglect; in- quest. July 22: A. Sodlund, aged rulsions. July 23: Henry Love tiled 16, chronic nephritis. July 23: J. H. Handle, gged 42, tubercolo- ois. July Ids Graham, aged 2 yeon, albu- minuri. July 24: Will Long, aged 35 years, suicide; inquest. Annual death rate pet 1000 during the week J.-M. BOYLES, City Health Officer. Happiest Period In Life.' The following marriage licenses have been Issued by the county clerk for the week ending July 25: Barney Sturnph and Miss Annio Farrow. August Alfred Scheffor and Miss Augusts Jtoers. Abe bring and Etta Young. J. W. li. Williami and Miss Mary J. He- Cants. C. C. Young and Miss M. E. Bruce. Bruno Thunig Kleunande and Miaa Clemen- tine Wucnschc. Jacob Furrer and Dora Borde. John Rourk and Miss Martha Kain. W. A. Iiadd and Miss E. Euchenbrouner. George Johnson and Hattie Davis. Joe Anderson acd Cora Spillor. Darid McGeeand Martha Robinson. John W. Carluon and Mrs. Lens Josephine B. Pif BM and Mix Streuer. KsUto Transfers. A. B. Scott and wife to Sam Maxejr, K oat of Meredith Duncan league; Sam WillU to Addle Williams, lots and 121, addition) and af- fection. Warner Thornton, by M. A. Bear, to W. Henry Lee, lot 1, block 26, lot 4, block 17, Sweeney addition, alto 1 acre out of J. 3. Block labor; Lawrence Bemminger to MM, Valentine Bemmingcr, lots 7 and 8, block 15, Houston City Street railway addition; and affec- tion and Mark by attorney to Mn. M. H. Mar- rut, lot 84, subdivision of the west half of 10- aora lot 83, Holman survey; Jailed In Delimit or Bull. August Bruno, Thunig-Elcimand, the greon German who had been arrested for forgery and uttering forged instruments oa Julius Rungo of Galveston, was given a hearing this morning in Justice Schwrmder's court on five different charges and returned to jail to await the action of the next grand jury in default of bail in each case. There are other checks out and tho possessors are requested to send them to police headquarters. A strong effort is being made in behalf of the prisoner by Germans who believe Bruno had no criminal Intent in doing what ho did, but ig- norance of tho law is not an excuse to the losen and officers._______ Undelivered .Express Goods. The following is a list of packages remain- ing on hand at Fargo Vhittr, D. Clcary, M. Beeler, Chas. Leslie, A. E. Benett, H. Shepperd, Mrs. M, Carrey. Sam WiUou. ______ A Fninter'B Fall. H. P. Eeed, n painter living on Johns street, In the Fourth ward north, while enyagcd yes- terday in paintinfl on a building in the Fourth ward north leaned BO far out on tho ladder on Which ho was mounted that he loat his bal- ance, and both painter and ladder went crash- ing to the ground. Mr. Reed struck the earth with sufficient force to render him insensible and he remained in that condition for several hours. He was finally removed to his homo, and to-day ia but little the worse for his long May .Sell Drags. Sheriff George Ellia has received the follow- ing communication, which is self-explana- tory: GEORGE ELLIS, JTonston, Sir: In reply to your favor of July you are ru- spectiully advised that this department lias con- strued tho act of the Twentieth legislature com- monly known UB tho "Sunday mean that stores may aeUon'Jy drugs and medicines on Sunday, This IB tho opinion rendered by Attor- ney General Hoffff ami adapted by tho incumbent ol offloo. Very respectfully, __ I-'RANK ANDBEWB, Offleo Assistant Attoraoy (ionoroL At Slioiirn Church. Methodist Episcopal church south, TCI AS aveuue, bctwocn Milara and Travis fltreeta. Kcv. E. W. Soloman, pastor Prwich. inff by tho pastor at 11 n. m. HonirsRmco a.lfi p. m. Sunday school, in tho chapL-1 at 9.30 a. m. W. F. Krahl and W, B. JonV ouperinten dents._______ IJoyn and Ge-erin. Ofllcor Mike ilnrtnott has corralled David SessuiiiH turn Monrou Annatrona1. two roiorud Udff, fcnd thorn in tho city bftntilo to anftwcr -A charffo of ntvKlinK twcnty-ninn KCOBO noaifl daya ago. They anothet this morning when they officially uipiHKl. They the fcatUorod bipcjs tu f ami lies who use them the year round. The boyj that the oilicew liavo tho wruoK iwvple, they iuteud to prove an alibi and lay tho thyft at the door of their ueur no I la lHoo.nn und >tuslc. Director A. Diehl of tho Maauulld park con- ceit has prepared tho fullowiug few to-uiorrow evening: Pqiwaut......................JJinns do i'Alsuco..........llcrmauu tlio Soruimclo (Mexicun Midniyht...........------- and That.................Uoottyor Intermission. Blossoms of 'M.................JUoottper Polka (di of Hearts. ..Fahrbaca IJloLdio....................lirooko Ho.........................Bernstein Ii.vltiMl to u Fli.h Dinner. Tho regular excursion down tho bayou Sun- day morning will be well attended and an en- joyable time may bo expected. Tlio steamer Euyene and bnrgo will leave tho Fannin street whnrf at 7.30 o'clock in the morning and make couueeliou with tho Magnolia, park i riling which leaves one hour Inter. There will bo a jolly crowd nt Point for dinner to-morrow and TEE NEWS has beeu, invited, nnd her representative will accept -tlio chance for a little brain food withtlmnku. Houitoii C louring: lIouKo. Mr. E. Raphael, manager of the Houston clearing house, reports following bank movements for tho week; Monday, Tuesday. July July Thursday. July Friday, July Si, 1891....................... Saturday, July 25, 1891.................... A Valuable Trunsiiction. Messrs. O'Connor, Sinoot Lalng have just closed u heavy contract with tho Houston and Texas Central Railroad company involving a consideration of from lo for th6 hauling of granite from Ledbetter for use in the construction of jetties across the Galveston bar. Tho members of tho firm wore here to-day in conference about the obli- gations mutually made. The Charge Refuted. atreefc Commissioner Kennedy refutes that part of the taxpayers' call which makes dam- aging reference to hia department of the local government, and says thero has been more money spent in sidewalk and Btrcot improve- ments in tho past fifteen months than has ever been erpended before in that length of tune and does not include contract work. The Courts. HECOBDEB'S COUBT. John Davis, disorderly conduct; fined and costs. J. McGown. vagrancy; fined and costs. Ella Small, vagrancy; fined and costs. Jennie.Murlock, vagrancy; fined and costs. Mary Degress, vagrancy; fined and costs. Tovis, vagrancy; fined and costs. Bertha Martin, vagrancy; fined and costs. JUSTICE BCHWAXDEB'0 COUBT. August Bruno Thunig Kleimande, forgery, two cases; uttering forged instruments, two coses, and in each case forhU appearance in the criminal district court. Town City Engineer Lewis to-day iasued a permit for S. Kramer to build a residence building OB Austin fttroet, Tho festival'to been givan in the court- house yard last night by the Women's Chris- tian Temperance union was postponed on ac- count of the weather. Tho county commissioners will let for the county hospital and physician attend- ance for tho next two years, to begin Septem- ber 1. commissiontn wifl meet oa 0. George W. Kidd, the secretary of tha cotton exchange, is expected to return home to-night from visit to his old homo in Maryland. Mr. Kidd back byway of St. Louis. _______ J. S. MoWliorter of la In Uwn to- day. Will Thatclur of Belton is rtgistcred it the Capitol hotel. W. E. Powell of Oorrigaa is a guest of Houstonians to-day. h James T. Woods of Waco Is greeting Hous- ton f rlenda this evening. C. E. Hooper of Baltimore came in to-day and is stopping at the Capitol. J. P. Donovan and wife .of Smith are among, tho visiting Texans hero to-day. J. W. Porter of Lexington, is in the city tkifi evening, and is registered at tho Cap- itol. Messrs. J. G. Winter and J. B. Olderight of Waco are among tho arrivals at the Capitol A. Do Costa of Cuero is talking De Witt county and state affairs while stepping at the CapitoL Mr. Thomas R. Franklin left this evening for Galveston, where ho will spend Sunday with friends. Messrs. Jeif Gibbs, I. L. Kane and L. F. Dick of Galveston were among the late arri- vals at the Capitol. Mesdnmes S. E. nnd Mary E. GillesDie of Huntsville arrived here this morning and reg- istered at tho Capitol. W. H, Bartholomew, a prominet lumber- man of Village Mills, on tho Sabino and East Texas road, is in the city. Messrs. H. Morris and Andrew Bentiey of San'Antonio arrived this morning and regis- tered as guests at tho Grand Central. Max Rosenthal, one of Houston's moat energetic young citizens, has returned from an enjoyable trip to LaGrange and other citifc in tho interior of Texas. Blohmond's Koundup. Tux., July has been opening for the last fifteen days, and by the 1st of August JForb Bend may have her flrat bale out. The cotton crop this year will bo very large, Tlie corn crop will alfio turn out well. Light showers have fallen daily for tho part few days. E. L. Angier of HunUville ic in the city. GARFIEr.T> BEACH ON GREAT SAiT LAKE, UTAH. The famous health resort, Garfleld Beach, the season. This is the only real Hand beach on Great Salt Lake, and is one of tho finest bathing and pleasure resorts in tho West. Owing to tho stimulating effect of tho brine on the skin, or tho saline air upon tho lungs tho appetite is stimulated, and after a bath, the bathers are ready for a hearty meai, and feel greatly in- viporated. Fine bathhouses, accommodating 400 peo- ple, havo been erected at GarHeld Beach, in connection with which there is a firatclass restaurant and a large dancing pavilion built out over tho lake. All of these arc ran by tho Union I acme, which guarantees a first-class resort in every respect, For complete. of Garfleld Beach nnd Great rinlt Lake, nond to K. L. T.OMAX. Gcn'l Pass, and Ticket Omaha, for copies dr1 "Sights and SCCRCB in Utah." or "A Glimitso of Cheat Sait Lake, or to W. V. NFWLTS, G. K nnd 1J. A., Ft. W. D. C. Ry., Fort vVorth, Tftz. K'S linn used for ft mmihdr of you; a In our nnd luifl provficl a most vnhiublo romody for (liarrhoon, ntcry, cholrratnnrUjH. etc, SISTKllS OK .JOSKPH, Catholic Alalo Orphan Asylum, til. Ltouii. Uoi DBHVBR BILL IS IN IT. THE SAN ANTONIO ALPERMANIO OON- 'JJEBT SETTLED AT LAST. Hoefiiug is Bwoin in as an Oaught an Alligator iu the ANTONIO, Tex., July sptcial counsel, lion. J. H. MciLcary, ci-tittoruoy general, to whom tlio matter of tho contest for alderman of tho fifth ward was referred by tho mayor pro teiuporo and city council for advice, has given his while it takes up sixteen pages of closely type-written legal cap, it iu Bubstnuc'o ia to the following effect: 1. That tho ease ia without n parallel. 2. It thoroughly reviews the case as was douo by TIIE NEWS. 3. It announces that tho council and other city oillucrs are not iu contempt of tho supremo court, but of Judge Noouau's eourfc, to whiiih tno suproiuo court rouiaudud it. 4. That tho ease should havo been tried by Noouun's couit on itp merits, and not pro con- fesso as was done. 6. That tho case on quo warrauto was, how- ever, properly brought in' tho district court, inasmuch as the legislature in grouting tho city its charter uuido no provision in the charter for the city council passing, in ease of contest, on tho qualifications and legality of tho elections of its inombors, and when the charter is silent on.that subject the only placo to make a contest ia tho district court. G. It recommends that tho city have tho de- fect in this respect cured by tho next legisla- ture. 7. That when tho case was presented to tho supruujo court oa certificate and defendant Boolhauwe presented no statement of facts contravening, that there was nothing loft for the- supreme court to do but to affirm the de- cision of tho lower court and reinund it to that court for execution. 8. It concludes, as THE NEWS predicted that it would, by recommending that tho mayor and council recognise tho fact that the decree of tho supreme court makes the matter a finality, and thnt thero is notliing loft them to do but to swear m Hootlmg and give him his scat and powers as alderman of tho Fifth ward. In deference to the opinion Mayor Schreincr tins afternoon recognized Hoelling officially as entitled to the position and HoetHng was sworu in and will occupy his seat iu the coun- cil on Monday afternoon. H. E. Smith, tho motorman, and Frank Dawgbn, the conductor of tho street car that killed little Judita Bnrrettu last week, were examined to-day by the coroner, and thero being no prosecution or testimony against thein, they were discharged. Considerable excitement occasioned by a negro boy catching an alligator in tho San Antonio river in the center of tho stream to-day. Tho alligator, winch was four feet long, is supposed to havo been a saurian which escaped from tho zoological garden at San Pedro Springs some time ago. In a runaway timasuup on Commerce street this afternoon Mrs. W. B. McMillan was badly bruised, but not dangerously injured. Tho only bid for the construction of tho negro school when the time for opening of bias camo at noon to-day was one for DALLAS FACTOBIE3. A Review of This Tear at Compared With Iiast. DALLAS, Tex.. July review of tho pro- ductive industry of Dallas, giving details, showing the number of operatives in each factory, the increase in these in 1891 over 1890 and tho territory covered that wart not touched before, will appear in to-mc-rrow'i NEWS. As compared with October, 1890, ber of factories has increased from 127 to US, and operatives from 2700 to 2910. This is a showing of a dull summer season in July as against tho busy October of 1890. All the factories report a good outlook and steady increase, most of thorn getting ready to add more hands as soon as fall business opens up. A further shoving is made that Dallas sells certain lines of goods not only in Texas, but also in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mexico. Now Mexico, Colorado, Indian Territory, and even Kow York and the state of Washington. A noticeable feature is tho making of glue and soap as collateral industries to the beef and hog packing, and paper boxes as collateral to tho paper mills. Wheat straw that for years has been rotting as waste iii the wheat fields in north Texan is now sold in the shape of paper and boxes and bags. The offal of ani- mals is turned now into g'ue and soap. Fann- ers aro realizing tho situation by sending their ducks to the Dallas market. BAN INTO A WAGON. Probably fatal' Collision at Terrell-Sev- oral Injured. Tex., July the 6 o'clock "bobtail" train was coming into town this evening it collided with a wagon containing six children, five boys and one girl, with their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Sam Whitloy of Shelby county. The engine struck the hind wheels, knocking the wagon several yards and burying the family under the timber. Tho mother's arm was broken, the oldest daughter cut on the forehead ana skull slightly fractured. Two of the boys wero knocked unconscious; one of tham is not expected to live. The other occupants wero also badly hurt. Every assistance imaginable is being rendered them by our physicians.________ Woodville Items. WOODVTLLB, Tex., July old court- house, under Mr. Pedigo'fl superintendence, has been moved back far enough to allow the ging out tho foundation for the new build- ing. Tho old building will bo remodelled into a handsome residence for Mr. Cornloy San- ders. The Misses Bond, from Whitney, returned home Thursday. Miss Fannie Waddill has gone to Houston to take a commercial course hi a business col- ICRO. The Messrs. Jones nnd Allen, Presbyterian ministers, have just finished a series of re- ligious services at Indian Villitgel some twenty miles west of Woodville. They had some thirty Indians to unite with their church. Several socials have brought tho young folks together this week. One afc Mr. Geisendorff's and another at Dr. Roberts', given in compli- ment to Miss Edna Cnsfi, wero much enjoyed by the young participants, Woodville, too, has a claimant to the Ed- wards1 estate. Burnet Breezes. BmiNKT, Tex.j July weather is dry and hot. Rain has fallen in a greater portion of tho county during the week, none, how- ever in the immediate vicinity of Burnot. Everybody and their families from this sec- tion of the county will visit Marble Falls on tho 30th and 81st instant to attend tho reunion, which will be a grand affair, judging from in Burnfit ia looking up, and while a boom ia not eipecLrd Burnot'ii Btar ia in tho (iftcendancy and ahp looka for a prosperous full business. A Mexican Lion's Peat. EASTLAKD, Tex., July Mexican lion lina mrulo ita appo.atanco about, r'om- miles north of town.caiifiinfr ooniiidnruble excitement among tho pccplo. few nights ago tho oni- mftl attacked a family passing along the road in a wftaon. The lion utubboiuly refused to give the road and tho driver turned wagon aud beat u hasty retreat. thp.t time a dog left at tho house while thofaicily was away was killed aud utmost dovourtxl by tho animal. IN A BOILING VAT. Frank Aiexacdor, a Colored Man, Liter- ally Cooked, TCI., July YratorJay about 2 o'clock Frauk Alexander, a colored man tho employ of tho Texas paper at Otik Cliff, fell into one of tho vuta at tho mill imd was literally cooked from head to foot. Ho was standing uuar ouo of the vats when it tiia to boil over. Some of tho workmen shouted to him to look out and ho sprang to one tide, dodged under a shaft about four foot high find caught at another shaft, but stum- bled aud went into tho other vat head fore- most. Tho vat was nix teen foot in diameter and filled with straw aud boiling water charged with time. Alexander camo upon tho other side of the vat, and when tho negroes took hold of his arms to help him out tho skin slipped from hie arms ami hands. They wore obliged to release him nnd ho climbed oat by InuiBulf. Ho was hturally cooked, and yut ut though jnvin-; oijjnn of breaking down. Prompt medical attention gave him some temporary relief. Aloxnudoc is a mulatto, about 25_or 30 years old. Ho has besn living in Dallas, but the remainder of his family live at Grand Prairie. Elgin ELGIN, Tex., July This section has been without rain for nearly two montlts and not- withotnnduiK the fact cotton is looking re- markably well, though accompanied by the usual complaints of shedding, etc. The Press Brick company has very lino brick to Taylor for the completion of a handsome church being built there. Throo now brick stores nvo ncarlng comple- tion and two more wero eotitructed for yester- day. Tho town council has about solved the water problem and this principle obstacle to mate- rial progress will soon be removed. A singular accident occurred to Mr. "W. TT. Benson t while returning from Taylor yester- day during an electric storm unaccompanied by ruin. He was driving a pair of mules, a colored boy by his side, when a bolt of light- ning instamly killed ono of the mules and shocked the boy and himself quite severely. The right eye of tho boy is almost protruding from the socket, its nervous power being seri- ously impaired, Mr. Beiisou B right arm was partially paralysed for a short time. To-day ho is complaining of considerable trouble about the throat. It is simply a wonderful freak how any ouo escaped alive. Victoria yoicinRB. VICTORIA, Tex., July 25. The Port Lavuco people held a big jollification last night on learning the decision of tho railroad commis- sion in regard to running daily trams to that point. Yesterday a young man named Chaa. Diegel, living near town, was driving home sitting astride of a barrel of London purple, and in going down a steep incline the harrel turned over and throw him out. Tho wheels of tho wagon passed over his body, breaking ono leg and otherwise injuring ii'un. The excursion to-morrow from BcevHle, Cuero and intermediate points to Port L-avaca promises to bo the biggest thing of tho kind that has occurred in these parts tills season. Several fine showers havo fallen hero within the ptwt three days that will be of great bene- fit to growing crops, although the usual effect of showers at this tune of year is to make cot- ton worms more numerous. These pests have caused but little damage so far this season. Qonsales Orist. GOKZALU, Tex., July E. B. Booker, who was convicted of manslaughter by the jury that was put in jail by the court, was given a new trial. Sam Hopkins, charged with assault to ravish and convicted of aggravated assault and fined and given one month in jail. was to-day granted a new tnsJ. There have so far beei five aonriotions for felonies. Court will close next week. The South Texas Teachers' association was organized to-day, W. S. Fly being elected president. The next place of meeting is Fiatonia on the last Saturday in August. Arrested at Hempstead. HOUSTON, Tex., July Sheriff Ellis re- ceived a telegram from Hempitoad this even- ing informing him that th? negroes, Rufus Clark and Nickerson, had been arrested and awaited his disposition. Deputy Prueti will leave to-morrow morning for the prisoners. They aro charged with shooting in a negro church about two months ago. For an Alabama Killing. TXBRKIX, Tex., July Constable Keller arrested JohnPreyor and Richard Bostick, who are said to have killed a man named Brock in Athens, Ala., seven or eight months ago. Preyer says he did the killing but acted in self defense. _ Military Company for Bonhaxn. BONBAM, Tex., July 24. There is a move- ment on foot here to organize a new military company, to be composed of the best drilled men in tho city. The new company will go tho full length as to splendid equipment, uni- forms, etc. _ _ _ Shook the Passengers TTp. DAU.AS, Tex., July A switch turned at tho wrong time throw two passenger trains into ono another here to-day, causing a severe shako up, breaking ono cowcatcher and slight- ly laming a lady passenger, Broke a Bib, WEATHERFOKD, Tex., July Z. T. John- son, while walking on top of tho ginhouse at Mineral Wells yesterday, fell, breaking a rib and otherwise bruising himself seriously. EUREKA 9PIUNGS, ARK. This famous health and pleasure resort of- fers to tho people of Texas advantages un- equalled by any other in America. It ia sooner reached, it costs less to got there, when thero you can got better accummodations for less money. It contains more of the essentials for health and comfort, viz a high elevation. pure air, unrivolied medicinal waters, cool and refreshing breezes, no mosquitos, and withal grand and beautiful scenery. Tho Crescent hotel has no superior in the United States. For descriptive pamphlet apply to Manager Crescent Hotel, Eureka Springs, Ark. SII MM KB RESORTS. Plankinton Housa, MILWAUKEE, WI8. Persons who nro Intending to spend somo time In tho Northwest this aummer. at the numerous Health Hosorta, will nnd tbsi VLANKINTON .HOUSE u comf ortuhle placo to break tholr Journey at. Rooms large, Trell furnlBhcd: (rood table, reasonable rates. Good livery reasonable rates, wlthnumerousplcas- ant drives about tho city. For parttoulara rpply to A. CZ1A32C, Manner, A 4lAt St., Yorlc. ANU KUltOl'KAN J'tAJf. DR, HARTMAN'S Lecture on Acute Diarrhea, Chronic Diarrhea, and Cholera infant uta> A Treatment That In of Vital Interest to All Masses and Ajes. All of the abdominal organs (stomach, liver, duodenum and intestines, etc.) have for their lining mucous membraue, which is continu- ous throughout their entire length. Inflamed or congested states of this mucous membrane is what gives rise to the various diseases of tho digestive tract. Tho diversity of mimes given to tho diseased of tho alimentary canal do not indicate (as is commonly thought) different diseases really, but only tho same disease located at diti'uroiit places iu some p'irt of it. If the inlluuiccl mucous membrane happens to bo iu the stomach the disease is called gas- t ritis; if tho mucous membranes of tho duode- num and liver bo tho ones inflamed it is culled cholera movbuu; if it bo tho lining membranes of tho mletitiucs. large uud small, it produces el-Udrpn cholera infantum; but if Iho inflammation, bo confined to tho lower part of tho large intes- tiuo it is called dysentery. It ia easy to Bee, therefore, that till of these ailments aro of sim- ilar .uuturc, the principal difference being tho placo of their location rather than any essen- tial diil'orcnco in their causation. 1 sl.ull not in this lecture attempt to describe all of the acuto discaBes of the alimentary canal, but will confine my remarks to "oun. namely, diarrhcca. This common disease ii the result of nn inflamed state of the mucous lining of the small and largo intestines. CAUSES. Irritation of the intestines by an improper amount or quality of food, impure drinking water, cathartic iiiuuicinca and poisons, bil- iousness aud indigestion, aro all capable of causing diarrhea. Again, changes of temper- ature, excessive cold or heat, checking OE tho perepiration suddenly, foul air of crowded roomSj bod hygienic conditions ef any sort, excessive fatigue and malarial exhalations, have each been tho .frequent causa of diarrhea, especially during tho summer months. The extreme fatality and some other peculiarities of 'diarrhea in fcfants has led to its being generally called cholera infuntum, but thero is no essential difference between the diarrhea of adults and cholera infantum. In either case the lining mucous membrane of the bowels are inflamed, which is tho samo in diarrhea ns in cholera infantum, except that the latter is more severe and dangerous und more often complicated with dysentery. Soldiers, who are subjected to the many exposures incident to camp life, aro the most frequent victims of chronic diar- rhea. Thousands of tho survivors of tho late war of the rebellion are still afflicted by chronic diarrhea, which was acquired during the war. PREVENTIVES. Mueh can be done to prevent thooecurrence of this very common Tho diet dur- ing tho hot mouths should be plain and wim- ple; avoid unripe fruit, half-cooked vege- tables, Overheating tho body, too suddon cool- ing of tho body, ice-water oriced drinks of any kind, excessive exhaustion, mental excitement and iinnuro drinking water. For infants breast milk is the best food in existence, and the very best preventive, of bowel difficulties in infants is plenty of milk of a healthy woman. In cases whore this is impossible great care should be taken in tho selection of fresh milk from healthy cows or goats. Chil- dren should have country air during the hot months or be taken to the country, when pos- sible, after being taken TItlATMIST. The treatment for an adult taken with diar- rhea is to inject into the bowles one quart of warm water to which two tablespoons of Pe- ru-na has t-een added. This is to be repeated in one hour. Twenty-four hours after this is to bo repeated, and so on each day until the discharge ceases, using two injections each time an hour apart. Children, under twelve years of age one pint of warm water, to which one tablespoontm of Pn-ru-na has been added, used as an injection exactly in the same man- ner above directed. For children under five years of age the quantity of water should bo one-half pint, and add one tablespoon ful of Pe-ru-na. Half thin amount is gnmcient for in- fants, but should bo used in every particular the same, viz., two injec- tions an hour apart each day. At the same time a tablespoonful of Pe-ru-na should be taken by adults every two hours. Children under twelve half u tablospoonful; children under five one teaspoonful, and in- fants under two yoarg.twenty to tmrty_ drops in sweetened water apart, "jj'dr' in- fantile diarrhea or cholera infantum apply flannel cloths saturated with heated Pc-ru-na over abdomen. Very old, chronic cases of diarrhea (those acquired during the war) must continue this treatment a few weeks, and if followed with diligence thero will not be a si.iglo failure. The actute diarrhea of adults is cured in from two to five days without ex- ception. In a practice of thirty-five yeara I have not lost a single case of diarrhea or cholera infantum, and whenever I hear of a death from either I can net suppress the belief that this treatment would have prevented it. A' valuable book on diseases of hot wcathe? gent free to any address by The Pcruna Medicine Company, Columbus, Ohio. CAN 6 MOT BE Strictly Price UsL MILBURN MANUFACTURING CO., s-r. LOTTIS. OFFICE or INSURANCE, STATISTICS AND HISTORY, AUSTIN, TGI., July To all whom it may concern; This ia to certify, that tho UNITED FIRE RE INSURANCE COMPANY of Manchester, England. has in all respects fully complied with the laws of Tuxua UH conditions precedent to its doing: busi- ness in this state, and that said company holdi a cortiflcnto of authority from this ofnco entitling it to do business in this atato for six months, from tho 1st dny of July, 1S91. thn flioi; Or Decombur, 1891. Given under my hand and at oSloo, la Aus- tin the day and dnte first nbovo written. JNO. E. HOLLINGSWORTH. Commis'ioner. S. D. SGUDDER, Attorney ondQonoral Agent for Texas, San Antonio, Tex. D. B. HENDERSON, Q Kill Strand. IS AGENT FOR THB DANIEL PRATT GIN, FEEDERS Z AND CONDENSERS, and the MTLBURNC-HN, FEEDERS AND T ft CONDENSERS. Write for SEALED PROPOSALS WITH detailed specifications ure Invited for the hot water >r steam hoattas; of tho Ball High School (U roomn, inrgo hall, rotunda and and tho West Broadway School (12 largo and 4 email rooms, and in tho city of Galvoaton. Contractors will furnish suit- able indemnity bonds. Tho Board of Trustees will reserve twonty per cent (20) of tho contract prico until a practical test has been made of tho npparatnfl during Decombor, 1891, and January, 1S92. The apparatus must bo suarantced to ronintain a tomporaturo of 70 (Icjrrcos Fahrenheit in tho hnildinp neftinst 20 desrcns outnido. Bids will be until AuplBt 10, IfiSJJ, utt.ho oOlco of N. J. Clayton (tCo., Rrchit- cctii. who will answer inqiiiric-i. Tho tonrd rn.survivt tlio riKht-to '.-ojoct any or all bida. N. J. CLAYTON CO., Architects, ___________________________Galyqstop. Tox. JAIL CONTRAGTOES. Bids will bft rccoived at Cahlwell, IlurlesOA county, by tho ConnviiftHioneiV Court o'clock M. on July 22, for tlio orci> ticn anfl cornjilntion of n jfttl for ronuty, Paid jnil to lid complnto in all thinjjH, cnffon, ntc. to funiifih nil material and INS and rir-ociticfllioiin. Ry onlor of Commia- wiB.ioucrs' Court, JOHN ALKXANDKJt. County Judgo Uurlosua (Juuuty, SCHOOL OFMEDIGIM UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS, GALVESTON, TEX. FIRST SESSION, 1891-92, WILL OPEN MONDAY, OCTOBER 4, And Continue Seven Months, Graded Curriculum. Three coureos of lectures required. A full corps of professors. Completely equipped laboratories. Ample flink'al Johu Scaly Hospital belonging to tho Medical College and under supervision of the faculty. T. D. WOOTBN, M. D., President Board of Regents, Austin, Tor. For copy of prospectus nnd further information address T. C. THOMPSON, M. D., Boeent of the University, Galveston, Tor. 'AND CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC cnarico 01 tnc AKT uepamnoiu, iias DOSU iu rnns COIVIHK Bpc-clnlk-ssoiis under Beucuoroau and Flury. TUo dormitories are comfortable and with all modem convenicucieB. For cataloRUe address MRS. L. A. KIDD, Vres., tjherman, Tex. In Existence 1 ON OF WOMEN. Art. Music, by rpoclallsta. SO arm. feuJIdtiiffi. hot heitinff, rooms. waUr closcti. Moral _ Scnool excellent. A C1IKIST1AH COLLKUE. Address t. W. A. OLDHAM, Proildent, COLUMBIA, MO. CHAPPELL HILL FEMALE COLLEGE. Washington County, TVS. Tho Fortieth Session, of this Institution OPENS SEPT. S, 1S01. No underbidding to secure patronage. A well established school for girls, remote from the ex- citements of a crowded city, with a Faculty of experienced and well trained tcacherB, and with ample faciJitjoa for 150 students. Board, Lights, Wnshiugt Tuition, Contingent aud Medical Foes for entire nession, 3) weeks, 5200. Same, with Music and use of Instrument, Or. with Oil Painting nnd use of Models. Or with MUHIC and Art. 5290. A Textvi School for Girls, For catalogue address Rev. E. W. Tarrant.A.M.t President; or, Professor J. Alloino Brown, Direc- tor of Music. INSTITUTE For Young Ladies. EALElGH, N. C. The old reliable school of North Carolina. Thorough and progressive; 55th year j 22 officers and teachers; 20 now pianos. Send for cataUwne. JAS. IMNWIDDtE, it. A., Unit, of Principal. SACRED HEART ACADEMY. This Select Boarding nnd Day School for Young Ladies is empowered by charter to confer diplo- mas and is conducted by tbo Sisters of St.DomiiiIr-. The course of studios embraces nil bronchos necessary for a ri'finod and solid education. The School Will Open Monday In Sep- tember. DNIVERSITY, Lnnnnox.'VA. Academic; Law; EngineerinK. For Catalogue, address G. W. C. LEE, President. LAW SCHOOL S Wit XXMQTON A.KD LEE UNIT.. LmnvaTOK, TA. C. A. Orates, Prof. Com. and Stnt, Lair. 3. Randolph Tucker, Prof. Equity am) Constitution al Lav, etc. Opens September 10. For Catalogue, addrns O. W. C. LEE, Present. INSTITUTE, r_________-VIRCINIA.- win yjwa Stpt. iGtb, 1891. Kclectle coartM of itudy In LitiiRURiei, Litermturv, Mailc, Art, Elocution, etc.. aro proTided under high Hno and inpcrlor Tlie eqwipmttnt ample and comfortable. The locality KV> foet abort the enjoyi tlw advantagnaof mtucral mountain and climate. S male prufCMors aud ooaitltute the Board of Initractlon and OoTcrnment. AUGUSTA SEMINARY, 8TAUNTON, VA. Opens Sept. Olons lut of Kay, IStt. tTa- location, bnlldlnci, (round! and apvolat- Bents. Vail corps of touchers. Unrivaled advantages ID Muilo. Lanciisgti, Elocuttuti, Art, and rhnlul Culture. Hoard, etc., with full EneUli coarse, 8250 for entire enifon of 9 months. For buue applT to M las J. BALDWIN, rrlnclpaL well equipped. A e Telweope. ISSOURI MILITARY Now buildings. Filled to overflowing nrst Capacity more than doubled for Bocond year. JElec- tricliffhts. Hot water circulation. 20 acres. Ideal location. Homo influences. Thorough instruction, Fits for West Point or Annapolis, CoUojjo or TJni- TCrslly. INFANTRY, AHTltLERY. CAV- ALRY DRILL. For catalogue, address Cot A. F. T'-LKET, Mo.- WESLEYAN FEMALE .NSTiTUTE STAUNTON, VIRGINIA. Openn Sept. 17th. 1891. Oovof tho thorough Mid Schools for yftMiur IP (lien in the South. CoaMmtorr (Joorw ID Uufilc tecchem Witiiatinn bemutfful. unsnrpaMed. Pnpila from twenty States. low. yitpcliU to persona at e. aupcrlor ndraoTncrs of thii colrtratcd for a to the Preiident, o. W.A. Hi Vm. HARDIN LADItS COLLEGE 1O MIZAlf Patrons In 15 Statet. Stenn heat, cbartcredbf tbo VIRGINIA FEMALE INSTITUTE STAUNTON, VA. Mrs. Gea. J. E. B. STUART, Principal, Tho Fall session opens September Best advantages in every department, with every home comfort and admirable care.. For fall particulars na to terms, otc.; apply to tho Principal. KENTUCKY MILITARY INSTITUTE KY. 30PEN THROUGHOUT THE YEAR. Tho second term of tills academic year beeiri first Monday in July and cloaw third Wednt-aday In December neJti. Post-Offlce.T'AiiMBAi.K.KT. UNiVERSiTYOF firiiloo Oct. lit. KxteDilvfl e wanle egnfpment In ni LBW, I', Olvll. Dining >il Mtohnnlcal Kl.ocrltiff. Apply far cattlonie to WM. M. THORNTON. i o V.u.Cburluuctville, Vm. SEMlNAltY Refined Chrifltinn For Yonnff Mulion Home. Course of -----21 in I'ncillty.---- ntndy thorough And hystcnni.Nowpinnofl. Uailfl- iiieflyrentlyimpr d, ForcnUloanond. Prost. IE. Chnrlon, D. D., NimhY-lle, lonn. Hljn Omdo EJucsHonfor mai n m M 11 u ond Bysien., Suit Beth., Bss, Kootrio %ht, fUefuaHent. nrxcr 31 FISHBURM SCHOOL, favneslioroja, Classical nnd Scientific -with iMititnry trnlnintf. ittmnJ.UK piJuiis Uru-tcd to CO. Over 7o applicants for bad boys SCHOOb-rirst- class Military School for box'jj. Nfw hiiildhigs, modem nad com- plete. Thorough for College or ,For full information address tin principal, T. A. Johnson, A. M., BoouTJlle, Mo. Stannton Military ue favorite School of Texaui. For illustrated catalogue, address STAUNTON MILITARY ACAJMM.35Ston.Ta AUGUSTA MILITARYAGAnEMV. Btxinwj. Unlvi-r.lly. nnd U. S. Xavnl and fciliurr AcademiM. Mrrntslojue, uddicll Cliaj. B. Batler, fria., Ft- DeDancf.Vt. PRATT GUIS, Feeders and Condensers, cotton presses, engines, boilers, staub mUJs. Doltinc, farm and mill machinery. Howard F: 1 W. ALSVVOBTH. OldHickorr WwnmiT MoworB.HayRakE-s.Brown' sCotton rot Distributor, Avory Piowi Plantation H'dm FU. WEAVES. 31 MAIN STREET, Lumber and Shinglci. Agent for BUSINESS COLLEGES. Houston Commercial _ _w 1 school in the Y. M. C. A. buildine. Good' Thorough instruction in bookkMpiac, shorthand, ancient nnd modem all common Khool itadiea. J. a Barnes? Prix COMMISSION MERCHANTS. OIMBEL 4 CO., in Butter, Wostorn and Countrr Kruita, etc., Slain street rpAFTBROSiCO-ConsignrnMita of fruit and J. country produce Poultry, egfiaad Dntter a specialty. TO and 80 TraTis St DYEING ANII TAILORING. FIBEWOOD. POLK UDWELL-Ordtn solicited or store wood and San Jaciuto sand. 313. 31 Faonin street, cord CI PACKARD. I O Cord and No. 7, Bura's'B'd'g. 'Phono No. SI or 101 ________18XOWKB8AMPfLAlm. A WHITAKiaE, FLORIST. CUtfloWf- GRAIN AND FEEDSTUFF'S. QIUKMS P._SHEARN-Doalor in Com, Oats, Uran, Hay, etc. 2, 4 and 6 Traris street. HIDES AND WOOL. ESlEWEKSSEN-Co; Hides and Wool. C 2 and 4 Commerce street. _____solicited and warehouse, No. LAWYERS. TUCKABERBY A Attorneys at Law, Houston, Tex. ____________ OflicQ over Sgeeney A Coombs, P. Attorney at Law, Honston, Tex. LIME AND CEMENT. DAN CROV.'LEY, importer and doalor in Lime, Cements, Plaster Paris, Hair, Laths, tire Brick, Clay, Sower Pipe. 6 Commorco St. ACATEE CO., Limo nnd Comont, Dealers in Portland nnd RocondaJo Cement, Ljmo, Plas- ter, Firo Bricks, etc. LBMBEB, ETC. JW. TEMBY SON, Wholesalers i Shinttles, Sash, Doois and Blinds, tl Main st., Houston, Tex. PAINTS-OILS. plLEDE 4 BRANDT, doalers in paints, oils and wallpaper: write for prices and samples. No. 48 Fannhi st., Houston, Tox. PIANOS. TTERRLE4SONS sell planes and organs on AA easy monthly paj'inouts of and upward. Complete stock of sheet music and musical mer- chandise always on hand. Mail orders l attended to. promptly Houston, Tex. SPECIALIST, QCUIIST AND AURIST. CONSUMPTION TREATMKNT Lymph. Dr. A. M. Autroy, Spooiallst, Eyo, Kar, NOEO and Throat, 07 Mam street. THE LONE STAR SHIRT FACTORY makos ahirta to order. Write or call on us for priced AMIS li REYNOLDS, 51 Mnin Street. EXCELSIOR Stonm Lrvnndry, opposite Capitol hotal, wanta live neonta ovorywhoro jiays lit> oral commission crivcs satisfaction 01- prcseneo ono a trial. TTODSTON wanted JLJL in every town in tho state. Lib tion. Nos. 5 and 7 Trftvia street. Liberal commip- rpROYSTEAM LA aNBilY-Troy machinos fine i work our specialty. 'Phono :ffi. Country work rpcoivps ctirnfnl attention. wanted. oral commission. SI PACKARD, Proprietor. San Antonlo_BaslDes8 Directory, HKHTAUKANTS. Only 1 a JL city. with tho >-cnt of tiring at rcnfu m ablnratafl. J. Loii-ununati A Co. Ti S, 81 colunniH, for pr-r ynr.r. S-jnd for BiJiirtlo cofiy wll'i ttrmniom ovnil" able only l.o AdArnsn A. 1J. UKLO CO.. Pnhllflhorn, ;