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Hereford Reporter (Newspaper) - January 31, 1902, Hereford, Texas Fart i no in a my i a e a vol. I. No. 50 Hereford deaf Smith county Texas january 3r, 1002 $1.50 per year in our College i h e advantages in be derived from the establishment of an institution of learning such As is now contemplated cannot be too highly estimated by the people of Hereford and the surrounding country. The benefits to our Section of the country from this institution will be Many permanent and far reaching and will be Felt by All our people. The Plains country by reason of its Cool in Rego rating an i healthful climate is naturally adapted to be the future seat of the Best of High Grade schools and colleges. These institutions in addition to the Home patronage will not Only receive patronage from All of South and East Texas but should reach out for students to the states of Louisiana Arkansas Indian territory and Oklahoma. By reason of its splendid climate cur Plains country is the natural educational ground for All this Section of country. In this invigorating Altit ids the mind catching Energy from the robust and Well developing body can grow and expand As it cannot do in the h it. Enervating altitudes of the lowlands. The people of Hereford and the adjacent countr it now have it in their Power to take the Lead in the great matter of education and Plant an institution that will redound to the lasting Benefit of cur whole Community. A Nolle Start has already been made. Ii Mey a re property to the amount of about $12,000 has been subscribed twice this amount will not be any too much to invest in our College and if All will come up As they should is 2,0 0 More can easily be raised the planting of this institution in Hereford will net Only enhance the value of property in town but will make every acre of kind in All the country around More valuable and More scalable if everyone will contribute a amount equal to one half of the sum that his property will be increased in value by the establish ment of this institution a sum More than sufficient to build and equip this College and Start it out on a solid basis of Prosperity can be raise i. In addition to those who have already subscribed there Are one Hundred and Twenty men within a radius of thirty Miles of Hereford who could profitably invest $100 each and Many of them in me in this Enterprise. This would make another $12,000, and with $24,000 to beg work on College can be launched out on its career of usefulness assured of Success. But the enhancement of property is but a Small part of the Benefit that will accrue to us from this institution. The influence of such an institution As this on the Iii and character of our youth can not be estimated in a Money value. Our Young men and women can Ever be educated at Home and be thoroughly equipped for life with Cut having t it be sent off hundreds of Miles for this Purpo e. Families of refinement and culture will seek Homes in our midst to give their children the advantages offered by cur 0 1 lege. In this Way the very Best class of immigrants will be drawn to our rapidly growing set lion of country. In this Way our whole Community will receive a financial moral and intellectual Benefit from this institution. Let us All take hold with a will and Energy worthy of this great Enterprise and make our College the grand Success that it deserves to be. Strilla Ferow Heine hardware co. Wholesale and retail dealers i grocery shelf hardware. Sidler red harness solos windmills Lins of Mira Umi Stap an d eclipse a phone no. 9 Beach amp Orr furniture dealer s for Sale or will rent for one year a Nice Lence. Troy Womble. Soft note the following prices drop head Cabinet machine Sis pocket 51.30 to $5.50 the old reliable d. H. Zebine Singer 530 Iron Beds from $3.50 to fio bed room suits s16.50 to $73 window shades 35 to $1.25 bed Couch $5.50 to $18 carpets linoleum and rugs at dose prices we have a Fine line of pictures and mouldings of All binds in Stock a everyone made Welcome the Humphrey House Robert Humphrey proprietor a. P. Murchison returned tuesday from a business trip to Amarillo. Rev. Randolph Clark came in in wednesdays train and expects to stay Here for a time visiting his daughter mrs. R. F. Hoi it Way l. D. Thomason of the Amarino music dealing firm of Thomason so Convell is Here with a View of opening up a music store at this place. The first class and up to Date hotel of Hereford live and let live rates convenient to depot new House new furniture w. Vav. Meeks Tierra Blanca herefords l. R. Bradly breeder of write me or Call at my ranch situated five Miles East of Hereford on the Tierra Blanca in same Herd belied Fey sunni Aristed by chorister will soil a Quantity of Young Stock either singly or in car Load lots a a is new at the Peoria ii w itch College taking special course in watch repairing and jewelry work May be left with Bounds so Lipscomb and it will be sent to h in and returned free of All express charges. our work mafia m to a it he it ii and

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