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Hereford Reporter Newspaper Archives Dec 6 1901, Page 1

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Hereford Reporter (Newspaper) - December 6, 1901, Hereford, Texas Vol. I. No. 42hereford, deaf Smith county Texas december 6, Itoi $1.50 per year the College a fact an enthusiastic mass meeting of citizens starts the Ball rolling a Small but enthusiastic audience gathered at the i Church House last tuesday evening for the purpose of making a Start toward the raising of funds to build the proposed College. Judge Gough president of the Board of trustees called the meeting to order and stated that the meeting had a three fold object first a certain parcel of land East of town had been designated As a dumping ground for dead animals some time ago but now that portion of the town is being built up and it becomes necessary to remove the carcases and either Burn them or find some other Means of disposing of them. Second some time ago a delegation composed of judge Gough g. R. Jowell f. M. Avis and a. J. Lipscomb was sent to it. Worth to try to secure the location of the Experiment station for which the legislature appropriated a certain sum at this place. In behalf of the delegation judge Gough made a verbal report which showed that the Plains country in general and Hereford and deaf Smith county in particular received some very Good and lasting advertising even if we did not secure the Experiment station. They also were promised that the legislature would appropriate funds for the establishment of three More Experiment stations one of which is to be placed on the Plains. In this connection judge Gough said that when we shall have built our College we would stand next in line for an Experiment station. Third we were assembled for i the purpose of soliciting subscript i tons for the proposed $10,000 Brick i College the details of which All Are familiar with. We regret that our mental condition is such that we cannot do Justice to the ringing speeches made by judges Gough Witherspoon Ferguson r. F. Holloway or. R. M. Johnson r. H. Norton prof. W. I h. Rayzor and others As they were j Well worthy of publication. Suffice it to say that on solicit a Tion $2700 was subscribed in a very i few minutes and Only a very Small i percentage of those present signified the amount of Money they would i invest the remainder preferring to i make their investments with the i solicitors of their Choice. The following is a list of to i Vestor and the amount invest to the time of going to two first subscriptions not on the building fund s. S. Evants too acres land w. U. Tow site co., 8 blocks l. Gough j John e. Ferguson l. R. Bradley i t. J. Davis i f. L. Vanderburgh i c. G. Witherspoon f. C. Hutchinson i w. G. Ross i or. R. M. Johnson i j. A. Townsend w. H. Cry i stringfellow-h1 ii How. Co j who is Alk and rat Aii of Ai i is in f a All kinds of hardware a a a a ii up Gill and examine our line before purchasing a a our Stock of harvesting machinery a full and Complete and we can and a will save you Money. T d. F. Johnson j. H. Biggs g. A. Stambaugh a. B. Thomas a. P. Murchison r. F. Holloway f. M. Avis w. X Rayzor f. J. Clinkinbeard too 2$ too 300 30 nor Telegraph restart full Quot i it l to w Doe iday Inu c. Pre. To in in k total Cran. Building fund subset j total subscriptions de ups the Cannon Cracker count Inas much As some $5,000 i been works made with refer in a town. I rest Quot 3,600 the Pul or location of the it 300 it i passed by the last a Egis Jou 300 article 336, penal cod so i son shul i discharge a gun or too i discharge a Cannon Cracker c 250 across a by Public Square sir 25 i any City town or Village or i or with n one Hundred Yards too 50 House i a this state he shall to \ sum not to exceed one Hundri too by the e term Cannon crack i fire Cracker or other Comby i Mere the in two inches Long % z Siejutt r Nee n it to no a any in a to in i u Alley to Well known Here. A gentleman who has helped to build up Hereford and Vicinity. The Many friends of t. Frank is. T let us impress you with the fact that an elegant piece of Good jewelry is the most sensible. Christ gift one Inch ii i also append the since some discussion As to the scope of the Nam in you can make to wife Mother sweetheart or Friend. We have the largest and most Complete line of. Ilk 199, pen Ai. R or dealt Randise or trader in Are ver or the propriety a Bude amusement or the if and such Ner on who to be found in the City Call and examine our do Lipscomb t

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