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Hereford Reporter Newspaper Archives Nov 22 1901, Page 1

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Hereford Reporter (Newspaper) - November 22, 1901, Hereford, Texas Vol. I. No. 40 Hereford deaf Smith county Texas november 22, Itoi $1.50 per year Hereford and its resources its surrounding agricultural country unsurpassed t h e phenomenal growth of Hereford since its foundation in october 1898, has caused Many people who Are unacquainted with the conditions of the town and surrounding country to Soliloquy be upon the ability of the fast increasing population to make a livelihood and it is for the Benefit of the unsophisticated newcomers As Well As those who Are contemplating a visit to our fair country that a few of its Many resources and advantages Are hereby enumerated. In the first place the town of Hereford is situated on a Rise of ground prominent enough to give it an excellent drainage to the Tierra Blanca River which added to the exquisitely Fine climate and dry atmosphere makes it an Ideal place of residence for the health seeker who would leave the hot swampy and malarial regions of the South and East and the heavy cold Damp pulmonary disease dealing atmosphere of the North. As a place of residence for the Tiller of the soil the surrounding country affords an appreciated Relief to the hardworking Farmer who struggles Many times in vain fora livelihood on land which was worn out Long ago by his forefathers and whose crops at the Best bring so Little returns to the acre that by the time the hired Man is paid off with the meat of the Grain nothing is left to the self sacrificing owner but the chaff. With such Grain producing land As he finds Here at from one Dollar an acre to five dollars an acre he is More than willing to dispose of his Twenty five to one Hundred dollars an acre land when the Opportunity presents itself and Migrate to this agriculturists Eden. Situated As it is in close proximity to the mountains on the West it affords him reasonable Protection from the awful Droutas so prevalent in most other portions of the United states and absolute Protection from the life and property destructing winds so common in the More unprotected districts of the Western Prairies. Experiments have shown that this land when properly cultivated will yield enormous crops of wheat Corn and other grains and feedstuffs All kinds of Garden produce and fruit of All varieties known to the temperate zone besides affording an excellent grazing pasture for Stock. Thus it will readily be seen that on account of the rapidity with which the land surrounding Hereford is being settled upon the fast increasing business interests of the town will receive the Liberal sup port needed to maintain those interests. It is also a noticeable fact that the settlers Are men with Good sound business qualities As is evidenced by the inevitable Check Book which they carry and the properly signed leaves of which with which they cancel their financial obligations. The fact that Hereford is the shipping Point for a vast area of country has unexcelled educational facilities an unlimited Supply of the purest of water easily obtained a citizenship of people who Are Ever alive to the Best interests of the town and last but not least a Beautiful Stream of water abounding with game and fish gives to her an impetus for advancement that few other towns in the Panhandle possess. I storm fellow Hui he How. Co., i a wholesale and retail i Alers in a i Jall kinds of hardware ? ��4 Gall and examine our line before purchasing a if a i our Stock of harvesting machinery 3 full and Complete and we can and $ will save you meat Market m. O. Meeks prop. Steaks chops sausages fish and packing House supplies constantly on Han Nice fat turkeys Fok mar thanksgiving dinner Market on Dewey Avenue Telephone no. 38 seven located on deaf Smith county ranches this week. Frank Morris the hustling Gainesville real estate dealer came in to Hereford again recently with a party of prospectors and succeeded in locating seven of them on desirable ranch properties George r. Russell of Gainesville four sections on Block k-4, patented land consideration $6,016. Benjamin Miller of is vein a Bend four sections on Block k5, patented land consideration $5,120. A a. Dougherty of Gainesville one Section of patented land situated seven Miles South of Hereford consideration $1,600. W. T. Norman of Nevada one Section of patented land situated ten Miles North of Hereford consideration $1,600. Thomas Mcbroom of Dexter one Section of patented land sixteen Miles Northeast of Hereford consideration $1,600. John Thomas of Dexter one Section of patented land situated sixteen Railes North of Hereford consideration $1,600. These gentlemen will move Here in the near future and make Exten Sive improve Mei its on their newly j or. Vanderburgh and bespeak for acquired property and it will be i the paper a More successful career warmly welcomed. They Are of i As our opportunities Are broadening the class of Settle _ l. Lers Wincn Are de i As population so rapidly increases. Sired in this Cour itry and wit h which yours very truly our vacant lands Are be ing in r. F. Holloway. Habited. Notice to subscribers. These properties Are considered very desirable 1 As places of Resi since in 1 1 return a Bair be cd Dence on account of their close Many complaints of subscribers not proximity to her Eford and the sex having received their paper during cadent water sup. L i my absence. I sincerely regret that ply Whitn abounds in this Section of the country that All who have not received the announcement. I reporter regularly will notify my we Are glad to it announce to the by postal card or otherwise and i i a Ai _ a a fat m will credit them on the subscription readers of the Al Sporter the return of the editor or. Varri Srbui a go who i boo in with the nil in he r of Oil pc r $ they Nas a can away on a visit Nave missed childhood Home i n new y01 re i i i. H Al l 1 i Al it a Lejk r ii u r g a reports that mrs. T i l Vanderbur to Chicago the baby girl Are both Doc in w i and will soon be Kun / ome to \ for the International live Stock Texas. Exposition. In retiring film the e editorial to t of ii v .,1 i be t eco it Valley lines will put chair i wish to t dress my Apprey Iii rate of one Tare two Dol elation of the f Bearance a i toe Public for these few Mon los or fief Lars for the round trip to Chicago win Aud d y i a pore luny a Good paper 1 without for some time. What i have said to avg done a Hugh the a alumns of the paper has been irom an stations. A tee or atty for execution of tickets lot return passage. Tickets will be executed tor return by Eben e. Mcleod joint Igent Monad Nock building Corner Carbora st., Jackson Boulevard Aud d done with but one thought and one. ,. Chicago. I tickets on Sale novem motive namely the bettering of Theka or 1 r 7 a per doth and a Scemper 1st. Limit Community and country for return december Lith 1901. We now surrender the Quill to see your local agent for particulars

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