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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - December 8, 1891, San Antonio, TexasSan Antonio daily Light. Published at san Antonio. County Texas. At the As second class mail matter. Volume 276 Antonio Texas tue Day. December 8, 1891 Price a year Bank san Antonio Texas. S. Ixia Wood pres. Muir cashier. Deposit vaults Milliery less thai Cost we have decided owing to our limited space to close out our entire millinery department by january i and As we Are too Busy to re Mark each and every article we have decided to save time by sacrificing All hence we will sell everything in the department at just one half the present actual Price. This is no advertising scheme but the straight truth which will readily be seen by pricing our goods. Remember everything at just half of former prices. Wolff Marx. Late Telegraph. A8bqc ated press dispatches and state specials. Up to the time of going to press Appeal is made to United states to Aid the japanese sufferers half a Mil lion olt Jeus me homeless. V. C. T. U. Raid a whiskey shop in Madison Ami demolish the flaps and goods. Pennsylvania Chicago and Gracd trunk succumb to the Grain blockade. Minneapolis in the City in which the next president of the United Stiles will be nominated. Late telegrams. If the critics of the Misfel c Twenty second had no greater Clune of com plaint than the Scalp Law they would not be in it. That Law the Grain of Salt in the whole unsavoury sex governor Lui muck. Is a Good financial world s fair agent for Texas. The state believes in him and swears by his honesty. If he cannot lift that mortgage on the Honor and self respect and state Pride of the Lone Star state to one can. Herod and Pilate made friends Over the betrayal and trial of the but Galveston and hous ton pile up animosity Over he deep water development at Velasco. The Bayou City thinks it has a deep water cinch at Vela co and goes Back on Galveston whose deep water scheme it declares to be of no account. It will be Galves ton s turn to re Crim Nate when Houston finds her whole Sale Trade forsaking the Banks of the Bayou for the Banks of the Brazos and that railway Center sidetracked the converging lines radiating from the new deep water port to lately come into prominence. All things come to him who Waits except deep water on Eureka gun club shoot. New York dec. Final monthly shoot of the Eureka gun club to Occide the winners of the medals will take place today. Hanging commuted. Lexington dec. Erving s neck will not stretch today. Gov. Houe has commuted his death sentence to imprison men t for life. He was lynched. S. Cd a. 8-Dick Lundy a negro who Aseree Inaten the son of the Pheril of de Refie a Satur lynched yesterday by a mob during the sheriff s absence inst his Donn funeral. The governor will make a vigor mis prosecution of the Luchers it hang triplets. Greenville miss., dec. Triple hanging will take place Here t All the condemned Are negroes and All will Euffer the death penalty for the murder of men of heir own race. Their Are Frank Thomas for murder of Wood Brt Vii Joe for the murder of Lee Cruz Init and Wesley Wing for the murder of Jack Ped Mand. Mexican a. P. A. M. Pratt re Houston tex., dec. 8 grand Lodge of now in cession Here will be visited this week three High officers of the grand Lodge of Mexico it president dial Irgrid master. Thin will he the firm rime that it was Ever done and the indications Point to Trong fraternal Between the two grand Lor yen. The distinguished of Texas Matous will he Banquete tonight. Democratic National commit try. Washington dec. Executive committee of the National demo ratio committee met Here today and it is thought will Call a meeting of National o Mimi it on january 8th to select a location fur the next nil Iona democratic convention. The cities of Washington. New York Detroit Cincinnati Baltimore Chicago and min Are in the Iteld to secure the nou vestion. The executive committee is composed of 25 members of the National committee. A Rig divorce suit. Philadelphia dec. Case of mrs. Henriette a. Guerrero who is piling Lor a divorce from her hut band. Is Bei in heard in the court of com Mon pleas today. Mrs. Guerrero s father is Henry c. Potter a Well known Coffee importer and Consul for Nicaragua at this port whose family has lived in the famous old Bona Parte mansion 260 North ninth Street Ever since Joseph Bonaparte left it for Bordentown n. Y. The husband from whom she seeks to he separated forever is f. Benecio Guerero who lives in Nicaragua and whom she charges with infidelity naming Asoo respondent ame Lia Palma of Grenada Nicaragua whom. It is alleged Guerrero maintained in grand style with her six children. Guerrero is the Sod of a wealthy planter and Watne to this City a dental student being under Are of con sul Potter when he met or. Potter s daughter and married her. On account 01 the husband s relations with Amelia Palma. And his acknowledge ment of his paternity other children there has been an estrangement be tween Man Ard wife since 1885. Mer. Guerrero Only divorce proceed Ings finally to protect the interests of her children whom she desires to re move from their father s influence. Guerrero makes no defence to the divorce proceedings. The Standard Ware House co have received the largest and finest cur Load of vehicle Ever if Ped to this ladies1 speeding in fogies carriages Etc. Have the Liphes Sundys in the world also six loads of Hacks wagons Etc agent far of Ine co. Old taken h. Chanut for new ones 4 West Nueva Stu of. Y-19-tf in pious Mew Jersey. , n. J., Deo. City will have a boxing tournament in a few Days. It will be held under them of the athletic club. Mike Coeh tug the 126-Pouurt Champion of America will officiate referee. The classes i l be 115 pounds. 125 pounds and 13tf pounds Gold medals will be awarded first and second in each event. Entries close tomorrow. The trial bouts take place at Unity armory of dec. 12, and the finale on dec. 15. On the lat tar evening there will be a special four round bout Between Fiona is James Dwyer and Edward Nichols. Out of the up Fular Orlf r Washington dec. 8 the attend ants upon the supreme court of the United states Are Toon to witness the edifying spectacle of the Gray and grizzled justices on the Bench exam ining critically miss Alice Hunting ton s tights. This decision has just been announced at the Treasury department and the United states District attorney was instructed to take an Appeal irom the decision of the Hoard of general appraisers which held that miss Ruuti Norton s costumes were tools of and therefor entitled to free entry. Treasury department holds that her c St me tights Etc., Are wearing that the several articles Are dutiable As such. Boiled Down from private special and other sources. Jailed the grand jury suspenders in All the latest novelties silk embroidered and Plain for Holiday s. It. Painted the High joints. New York dec. B. Car Penter the artist and Painter has just completed a painting of the Mem Bers of the High joint that met in Washington in 1871 to Settle the Alabama claims it will be sent to England this week where minister Lincoln will present if. To Queen Victoria. Thin is in accordance with or. Carpenter s wish in painting the picture and it will be carried out by mrs. William w. Carson who purchased it while the artist was still at work of it. Queen Victoria has signified her willingness to accept the gift. The painting measures five feet by eight. The figures of the twelve members of this commission Are by life size. Tepi Ciureja historically accurate even in its minute details and it represents the commissioners grouped around a table with of Tecota by fish in the foreground and Earl Ripen opposite. Tho petrel. U. 8. Steamer petrel in route to join the harms House Block. 12 8if i chinese Tea Altron. Has arrived. The Russell baffles the new York police. Will secure a naval station on the Coreau pet Vineula if possible. A millin voted for Mills and by ringer for Secretary of the Treasury footer is very weak and his Case is critical. There were seventy arrested at the Juarez fiesta yesterday. Runt Anri immediately and Jour if until noon to Lay. Senator elect Hill s credentials were not presented irom new York. Co., Are of opinion that this season s Carnot fall below Bales. Presidential Ami diplomatic Galler ies were Uno Ounie when Congress opened yesterday. Neither of the Florida Are named in the list of senators sworn in. Poth Call and dirt Sou irom Florida read and referred to committee Brioe was sworn in but Sherman notice that this would be no Hoar questions Chilton s right to the seat appointed before the vacancy occurred. Senate fixes noon As hour of Ingr and notifies the House that they Are ready for business. There were 26 members of the of representatives on the floor yesterday. Mexico did not complain of Lack of u. 8. Vigilance on the Border in the Garza Case. The Thayer Nebraska Norship comes up in the s. Supreme court today. Secretary Burgens of the District court Juarez mex found dead and pockets empty. Under doctor s orders mrs. Lari try cancels All her american engage ments. The members of govern ment Are proclaimed aes traitors to the Constitution of Brazil. Explosion in a mine in russian Poland causes the death of 180 miners. Crisp is elected speaker on the 30th ballot the vote standing 119 to j05 Tor Mills scattering 5. It was Springer s personal that decided the speaker hip giving Crisp in Jority Kerr of Pennsylvania Aud Yoder of Ohio Are Clrk and sergeant at arms of the House. Turner of near York and Dalton of Indiana Are doorkeeper Aud Poat of the House. Milburn. The Blind preacher will probably be House chaplain four killed and 20eeriousl? injured fatally in the Railroad collision at West Plains to. None of the witnesses to the sing sing electrocution will give any de tails. Twenty four prisoners killed in a mail train collision on Lahore roid India. All the new York contested canes Are before the courts on write of mandamus. State news major Mcdonad of Austin selected without opposition. Two arrested at Houston for attempted wreck of a 8anta be train. Chae. C White Houston Milliner fails for Texas cattlemen will meet feb. 22 to perfect organization at Austin. Dival county drouth sufferers talk of asking state Aid. Casino Hall Saloon fort Worth burned. Hell Man s warehouse burned at Kyle with loss e. Hix accidentally shot at Bowie with a Targ i Rifle saturday is dead. H. Suit from fort Worth leaves for a Lite term in the Penitentiary for murder and abduction. Miller of Runge arrested for Gery by sheriff Bee county gives Bond. Attempts by outside parties Are made to nullity the incorporating acts of Eagle pass. Kelly and Harwart smothered by foul gasses in a Well near George town. Delegates to the Texas grand Lodge a. And . Are rapidly Congre gating at Houston. R. L. Dallas bookkeeper suicides on account of family troubles. Fort Worth and dal Las assigns with preferred creditors for Chas. Davidson arrested for brain ing buffing ton with a Plank in Cen trial shops Houston. Hubbard Kil led at a dance at Frank Lin was shot by in whom the fatal lot the negroes having sworn to kill the Man who gave away their gambling to the police. All Watkiel no ahem than was of reported to the Sher Iff thnh Mornine and escorted to the place for felons. The last move in the now world famous grand jury s effective and conscientious work in the interest of the safety Aud welfare of a Law Abid Tig Community occurred this morning when severally and collectively the members were arrested and taken to the. Bexar county jail Aud there incarcerated in the Large Trout rooms of the build ing. The jurors All reported As Boon he this looming to her if Mccall in answer to a be pent them by the sheriff. Or. Newer Rob was the last Man Ami he drove in from ranch this morn ing and surrendered. A Light reporter called at the jail this morning to pee the grand jurors but was refused admission. It is understood however that they Are comfortable As possible under the circumstances Aud will remain there until their attorneys Den Man Frank Liu. Hon. John h. James and Hon. Tippon Umeke a motion for writ of Hareas Cor pus for their release before the court appeals now sitting this week in Tyler. Or. Franklin could not when this would be done. The attorneys will probably leave for Tyler today or tomorrow. It to rumoured that one of the Appel late is Dow on his Way to san Antonio in answer to a Telegram to hear the Case but this is out of his District and he could not hear the Case if he should con e. A meeting of citizens was held a soon an the act that the grand jury were in jail known and it Wak resolved to Call a Maea knee tiny of citizens for to night to indignation at the proceed in go of placing Bioh a body of it abiding Aud Law fulfilling under a rent for doing their duty the Call is published in today s Light. The next Onk. The jury have made Tuler report to judge Noonan Aud have drawn the following jurors to nerve on the next grand jury which convenes dec. Slut d. M. Poor e. B Pue j. 8 ram say w. C. Manuel Yturri wr., f. Mcc. Newton Louis Rufsell c. Norton Henry Pauly f. Fritz Grothaus Amos a Jones j. W. Light Gustave Groos t. C. Josi and a. B. Frank. Indignation mkt eng. The grand jury Brave men have done to jail the people outraged. All Good citizens and lovers of Freedom and Good so Vermont and opposed to a one Man Iro invited to attorn a at convention Hall tonight. At o clock Sharp for the purpose of Trump Paelmo outrage of sending twelve of our Best citizens to jail. There will be a band of music and Good speakers present. A killing. Goodrich tenn., dec. Lawson White Shofe Henry Crutcher and Anthony Lockridge coloured killing former Aud wounding latter. The Woodmen. Weesatche Camp. No. 38, Wood lieu of the world held one of the Nasont Euc Cesnul since he organization in Han Antonio. Officers were installed As follows by Deputy Consul commander h. E Fuller con. Com., o. R Flournoy. Adviser lieut., c. H. Clifford excellent banker n. M. Kearney. Clerk f j. Wise judge. Escort w. W. Teele. Watchman e r Rowley. Entry w. M. Blar a. Managers Otto Zirkel w. Al Len Geo. W. Bon h Ana. Camp . Largen m. D. The organization being Only six weeks old in Antonio now reaches a membership of Over 8f members twelve new members being initiated last evening the unparalleled growth of the order with its 40 Odd Camps All nearly instituted in since Jan establishes the fact that it is the most popular fraternal and beneficiary order of the Day the ritualistic work being the most refined impressive and intellect Ual of any order. Expected at a Ami ropes Texas. Card to Trio Public the auction tale heretofore advertised by us m these columns will be postponed a few weeks. This u in consequence of the cheering Progress made by the contractors on the deep water work at ropes pass who now assure us that instead of its Beij a few months before the pass will be formally opened it will be but a few weeks. This being the Case we shall postpone the great auction Sale until after the formal opening of the pass. Meantime All the properties hereto fore advertised will be on private Sale and on easy terms so that those who wish to into partnership with us in the owner shop of the very Choice property can buy Little or much at aute Boom prices. We be Lieve the prices obtained alter the formal opening of the pass will be from Irujo per cent to 2ll per cent higher. We need Money to keep the work giving vigorously and will sell at. The present Low prices until the paps is opened. Rem rider our property is not Iowa malarial and Eul inject to overflow. Corpus Christi is the Healthiest Point upon the on rive Iveas coast and has been endorsed in writing by 200 fad juju of to Tun. To this re Spect there is a noted difference be tween Corpus Christi and some other Points n the coast. That Corpus Christi is becoming a deep water port. It will have 30 feet of water when our works Are completed. Sixteen or eighteen feet of water is not deep water by any Means and will not admit heavy draft Poi Rig vessels. When you Are paying deep water prices be sure you Are buying deep water property. Remember that the jetties at ropes p has Are being built of solid Rock and not Brighh and All experience shows that Brush jetties Are not per no Nunt and that the channels obtained by them Are not Perm neut. The government engineers have now entirely abandoned Brush jetties on this coast. The following significant figures speak Tor Thom elves total. of jktt1es to Alveston m.1xx Fotto w in i depth. Vel Useo. feet 10 depth. Kuprs pass s fuel to 30 fret depth. Belore buying at any other Point those who Are Wise will Matte a per Sonal inspection of both. We will be satisfied with your verdict. The exact Date of the great auction will be fixed shortly after new year s Day and Wili be announced in these columns. But remember that you can buy prior to that Date at private Sale and Low prices. The Post ropes company Corpus Christ i Texas. Hit a paid fireman. Fireman Scott who belongs to the paid lire department of this City was badly done up at the ranch Saloon a Tew nights ago on account of a poker game and Perry paid to the City this morning for executing the Job. It seems that they were placing poker Aud one of the men called for three cards and was Given them. Then it was found he Only wanted two and that from the three he had drawn he got cards that won the Jack Scott reached out and took his share of the saying he would not play with a cheat. Perry Rose up and told him to return the Bioh he refused to do. Perry then commenced to Hammer him with a Cane and some one w to was in the crowd hit 8cott with a chair. This ought to Stop his poker play ing. S. His order of tarted in. Rev. Athanasius Ingemann. O. F., franciscan Friar preached at or. Joseph s Church this morning Aud will preach in English after 4 o clock vespers today. Tertiary Les Are requested Aud friends Are invited to Atturi. Our readers no doubt dear in mind that the franciscans founded our City and built the Alamo Aud the Oln examine and Price our Elf line of silk initial and Plain fancy Borders All intent shades h. Auturo the Reservoir gang. Ibe Man who did the shooting not known j Nikii brought before recorder Devine this chirped with Hoins disorderly v is lined they Aro ail a poring Ihmi of this City and their Narm s Are As Lee Sapp Adluh in. Finley maj j. B. Filev. They out timing saw m Morrison a variety actress with a Nan Nanu a Molzberger driving out Austin Avenue towards the it Sor voir. The Ganir whipped up their horses started after toe two in the front buggy. On arriving in front of mrs. Resi Dence two shots tired. Mrs. Poole Stit tvs licfort1 the judge about the same As appeared Iii the Light a few Days ago. She still says she saw Only three carriages while other witnesses say there Ali or four. She could not swear who did the shooting. On thursday after the occurrence a Man seemed about Middle aged. Came to the House and priced some lots while there a police Orricer also came up stranger stepped into the Hall and suited until the officer had left when he out and asked it would Cost to repair the place and was told at least then said it would he Worth More than thut mini to her if she would know nothing about the shooting which occurred tuesday. She refused his offer i ally. Those who were a the gang would not say who had the gun so the judge if evened up by Tinius each Umu the

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