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Hereford Reporter Newspaper Archives Mar 7 1902, Page 2

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Hereford Reporter (Newspaper) - March 7, 1902, Hereford, Texas Kit turd to Eto Ryer Friday March 7, 1902 Hereford reporter published weekly by Frank l. Vanderburgh Mie Only caper published la deaf Quot Smith Bounty subscription Price $1.50 per year entered at the Post office at Hereford eras As sat own class mail matter. Advertising rates display a $1.00 per Inch or month with Liberal discount on Long 4mie contracts locals ten cents per line first insertion five cents per line each succeeding insertion. All adv. Copy must be in by wednesday noon to insure insertion in current Issue. Advertising Bills due on the first of each a Vio nth Job work on delivery. What does it mean during the i ast week we have relived letters Horn half a dozen Dif or errant parties asking for Sample copies of the e reporter with a View of curtailing some i Forar at Ion respecting Hereford acid Vicinity. This it no new the us there is never a week passes but we get from one to a dozen such requests. Yet we venture the Aseer there is strength for the. Accomplishment of our objects. Near the $7,000 Mark. There Reems to be a brisk in emand for cattle for this time of the year going on All Over West Texas. As a Rule Spring purchases begin it Texas at the ars nation meetings hut this Spring Northwestern buyers seem to be afraid somebody else will get in ahead of them and clean up All the Friday Maci 7, 1q02 desirable stuff. It is said that tier that few other local papers in j practically All the Stock which will be a mkt state have a like experience. Sold his sir no Aion the t amp p and we do not mention this to a blow5n the Peck Ccu try has been amour own horn/1 but As a matter Xii i tracked or it a Good made. Deals vital interest to the people to deaf i have been closet Muht country by Jug Smith county we have no desire i Between that locality and this. Hereafter a subscriptions must i be paid in Advance and papers a ill by on expiration of time paid for. Here Ford a need. The subject of incorporation Irlich is just now being agitated so resist entry by a class of Good Citi. Zens is one which cannot be ignored by thinking people who have the welfare of the town at heart. The a time has come in our municipal history when such a step is imperative no the Best interests of the people and in so far As we Are Able we desire to emphasize the importance of a he move by adding the weight of what Little influence the reporter. Nay possess to the already rapidly accumulating demands of the citizens for incorporation. Hereford has always had a rep-1 ablation for progressiveness Seldom enjoyed by other towns of its size and unequalled by any other town on a he Plains. And Row when the time is fully Ripe for incorporation let us not be at All Slothful lip. It aking a move in the right direction. Let not i. Or negligence Back hardness in this matter retard the i town s growth or stand in the Way of a that which will be to its Best interests. The matter is one of Public interest to every citizen of Hereford and the surrounding country and they Are urged to agitate the matter until their demands reach fruition. Let it be said in this connection hat the question of incorporation has direct bearing upon several of the cases of sickness reported by our local physicians during the past few weeks. We have already too Long neglected this matter and As icons Quence some of our alleys look like hog pens. Incorporate a rid clean j up and let us have a clean town j which Means a healthful town. It is pretty Safe to predict that the own will never be thoroughly cleaned j until we do incorporate anti enforce i it upon everyone. _ j or Kolf aggrandizement in the mat. Prices seem to he fairly satisfactory a Ter. And Art amt vain enough to be to the Sellers holding at about si2 Lieve that the reported is the to $24 or Taos s28 to Sjo for cause of the unusual activity of in threes and m for fours but thele Terest displayed by outsiders in the town of Hereford arid its surrounding country. But there is a cause for it somewhere and somewhere must be found a. Explanation of this interest Why is it of course our country has resources that once understood by the people could not help but create an interest among outsiders. But How i Ever resourceful a country May be j a Lack of , push j and Progress amongst its inhabitants will counteract the Good effect pro Are few threes and fewer fours toibe1 j had. Yearlings Are held at $18 to $20 per Champion. Mrs. W. W. Hedges is very Low withe Erysipelas. We loin he a Many i Fern is in wishing for her rapid recovery. Do you Zant them you can get the reporter and i the Dallas Semi weekly news for one year at $2.25. The people respond to the Call Fen action. Interest in the College has been re Kint led this week by the activity of the solicitors for the Cail Egelund who by Stine faithful work last a wednesday added nearly $800 to the total subscription which makes a grand total of about $6,500 already subscribed. Much More could have been secured if the solicitors1 had hat time to work but having nth r matter of importance to look after were compelled to postpone further work. The c6i.lepc has ceased to be looked upon As a probability it is now a certainty and work in the building will begin just As soon As it is practicable to do so. The people a of Hereford have reminded nobly to the demand upon them and. Though there a Mere do be raised yet they Are to Ibe congratulated upon the excellent showing they have already made. Xet us All continue to work in Harmony for the up building of our town. It is this More than any other one thing that has advertised Hereford so extensively abroad. A a Hruse divided against itself cannot w. E. Tomlinson of port okla., was in town tuesday night to tiseling. I deed upon the minds of prospectors by the adaptability of our soil and other resources. A resourceful country lacking Public spirited Ness amongst its people must suffer in proportion to the Lack of this requisite to Progress. Here we have the Public spirited Ness push and Progress backed by a country wonderful in resources. This combination will bring any country to the front and in this May be found the real explanation of the country a marvelous development omd the extensive advertising vhf re Hereford has received. Our people know that we have a Good country and Are not backward in telling others so. This is the secret of our Success. Our citizens Are unusually progressive and fully appreciate the value of judicious advertising. We have no hesitancy in saying that Hereford is the Best advertised town in Texas. And its effect is Row beginning to be Felt More potently than Ever in our history. We believe that within a Short time there will be an influx of prospectors such the never known and Fth a Good Sermon this would be greatly augmented. It goes without saying that Hereford will get her share of these people provided we continue to put our claims before them As we have done in the past. Then let us not be Slothful. Be up and doing. Continue to work in unison for the up 5 Johnson is Ferguson j successor to Smith Walker in go. Dealers in pm amp a Grain and Coal j sole agents tor the celebrated a Nigger head s Maitland Coal 2 highest prices paid for a hides in or Moat centrally located Wagon Yard in town we will handle a full line of Field seeds a a amp amp pee your patronage is solicited a v j. H. Hicks r. A. Daniel flick of is Daniel dealers in fancy groceries provisions vegetables store la the new Hay building a share of War business is solicited the Hereford bib so Bassham it so Syms props. Building of Hereford Cost in Union Gizin s i coins a specially. Everything hew. 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