San Antonio Daily Light Newspaper Archives Dec 16 1891, Page 13

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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - December 16, 1891, San Antonio, TexasWednesday december West Texas abstract and guarantee company. Ihcoktora1tcd h. Maubrey Secretary and mgr office 421 e. Houston St. Will for Nash reliable abstracts of title to lands in Bexar county either City or country property upon Short notice and reasonable terms. X Telephone no toe m1utahy notch. Drill wac Given at the Post yesterday 1. Will also be Tivon this even ing. This is ladies Eveni Nir at the officer s at fort Sam Houston and a recep Tion will be undred trn a at the club rooms. The3rd infantry hand will fur by Rizui Reiriz their con in front of the room. The enlisted men at the Post will not Opp brain Sinisi Mas this year by having my athletic exercises. There will pro i ask to a dance at. Schwartz s Hall. The Way Soldier boys general s i wine. And n have of tie married men Cook up the Good then Al those that a hand in it pro to the House and have their supper there and g a Good drank also. Arc Torii uhf on i Day. Who is employed in tie has if covered s u out stop8. Post a choke from w pm new sentry Box at Tho lower rate has been pain Ted and a door and window bin a in it. The cars being the track yesterday faded h no m that there was not a car on the Hill for at an hour and i half both. Up and Down tracks were blockaded. Private Molur. A. Troop. 3rd cavalry. Will probably be discharged on account of usability soon his eyes Are no better and if anything Are worse. Sergeant Bradford. A troop 3rd cavalry. Was tried before a general court mar Al at fort Sam Houston yesterday. The sentence is not yet known. Frauk Colter formerly of a company Kwh infantry who was stationed at fort Sam Houston with that regiment arrived at the Post yesterday from Detroit lie will not enter the army Acala. Mrs. Klouse died on government Hill monday. Buried this morning. Private Lone Battery artillery buried his baby Yew Deraay. Musil in in tiv left Post for new York. He heaves Many Friend be Hind. Sergeant Yon nor became the Happy Parent of a Tine twelve Pound Cirl baby sunday. Mother and child doing Well. Iii Motiur. The prominent com in ussary clerk at fort Sam Houston has a crop of that Are the. Navy Ali companions at tie Post. They ure nit of j. Shenley. Formerly of f company infantry. Has a Ailor shop at mrs. A Saloon on Luvern mint Hill. What the people Are were it not that the people have become focus tooted to the extravagance and waste of Trie present Ity administration. There would he some alarm text Over that growing monstrosity the new paid fire department. At every meeting of the Council there is Roe new demand More engines needed More engine horses More men help the City electrician hold Down an expensive and faulty fire alarm system. Even toe discarded chemical engine Experiment is talked of. Fires occur and the houses Burn Down but the real estate is saved. Handy Alderman Gregory has added another Laurel to his Alabaster brow by introducing a Resolution inviting the Public to come and exam Ine the City records the last amendment to the City charter secured through the citizens committee this right to the people and the reason for this was that Callas Han had refused Access to the Public records. The people Don t have to ask or. Gregory or any one else for the privilege of oozing at the it is a part of the City charter yet Gregory like his brother aldermen Seldom looks at the charter and no doubt he he was extending a Cruz they to the pitching them a chunk of Talv. What a picnic the people would looking at the City Bruni the Market master is reported As having opened a bran new set Pince fashion theatre fire. But Gregory wants us to look at them. So we will Luton our glasses. We see one item mayor s Contin gency fund now or. Gregory As chairman of the finance committee we would like to ask you what be comes of it it is no part of the mayor s salary. It it also mishap and now we pass our magnifying Glass Over the City Council records and make a discovery that perhaps better be reserved for the attention of the next grand jury. We Don t have to climb the narrow awkward stairway of the City Hall to look at the the guilty facts Are sticking out of the windows dancing Over the Bridges sounded in every tire alarm from every Nook and Corner of municipal maladministration. A Are out announcing the wedding of my Clara l. And or. San Ford m. Boughton to place at the Lence mrs. I. A. Morison 420 fourth on december at r. O clock in the afternoon. Christmas presents. At the ladies Bazar in the Parlours of the parsonage As Low prices sold in the City Deo. 17th Call there to buy Christmas auction Sale. Dec. 15, 1891. I in our extra Mission meets it aus tin one of its acts in Corae Benelie Ial Antonio. The rate of interest from s to r per deut will be a Clear Yain of to cent in our favor. The City now pays s per i borrowed Mono to or. for the current of the municipal government. Yesterday Oun Vinced us that City Council should have upheld Alderman lock Wood to get a Black a Echt at Soledad Street was extremely distrust Init. Or. Lockwood succeeded after opposition to the is hours labor per Day. Cut Down to twelve it was a meritorious move we believe he will Yei succeed in the other. Last night nature s own lamp shown brightly for All before then our electric lamps were playing hide and seek for West end. Of late some turned the one of Lake Avenue near genl. Russ office has cast no Ray of Light since the general re turned. From the Cameron Street hotel kept by that deservedly popular proprietor. Of. P. Mccall. If our Ward Alderman reads this it will enable him to ask the Council to have the blew True Light company Dock their Bill for lights that often do not Burn at All and sometimes Between intervals of darkness recent events in Texar county will Long remembered in the history of Texas but in some new one of the present generation. That Strong indignation Ting of week ago. That gathered quietly Only to express their insinuation and then retired to their Homes except a portion that with the sex firemen s hand serenaded Hans Degener and i Friend before it a went Back to lome and children will he one f the incidents. Arson s Follower with this i creation of a and mouse May not reach immortality hut t he pair lets by on will be a fund and treasure for who love mosaic Law. Ivr Hups mosaic a is not the name for his m Tion on article 1u3 of our it Nai but like the old hebrews he ing at the end instead of have been nearly months at West and night iras the first time that any one could have a Chance to i Tui fault with a Fondue of or Motorman of our electric railway. This Alin Dantly prove the popularity of the Road Ami does not prove that the folic res of the line still know of Uny fault for they Mav not. The mistake if mistake it was. Was Only an error in obliging patrons on kith Street with a Lake car. Ilie cur that persons in the City take at each half hour. Runs along the Lake the one at every Hoar runs straight last night two were run in succession one Way and the third Only began the regular routes again. None of the officials of the Road were on the car that was perverted from its regu Lar course causing the Lake car Passeri Gers a longer trip through mud than bar gained for. What other line in san Antonio can run six weeks without a flaw ours runs six months before the slightest one appears and years before it Ever shows an error. People May lose greatness just now or lakes increase theirs. S. Council no. 22 order chosen friends give a grand Hall and banquet at Juniou Warden new years eve dec. Committee in charge leaves nothing undone to make it one of the grandest affairs they have secured the juvenile or Chestra. Hall will be handsomely decorated and a Good Iuie guaranteed ail. 1 16 the Tobin Hill club hold a pleasant meeting at the residence of major Gordou on san Pedro Avenue last oif Fht. Quite a Nam ber wore and much Xci tomcat was Erlo ced in same. Delicious refreshments won year. Kalteyer son awarded the con tract for supplying medicines for the county. Privi Tiff incl advert sinar was awarded a pcs. No other bidders. son ind 1 a. Oppenheimer Are Thoj bidders on the Rio thins contract. Their have Noi yet been thoroughly examined. Several bounties for wild animal scalps paid. County collector was authorized to employ the present occupation tax in Pector for another year. John k. Fierce Tea co., will Nale of entire Stock of dry goods clothing hoots a Tinea hats thursday 17th, at 10a.m. A we Havo but a few Days to wind up the business Goodw will he forced Oil fast. N. A. Harvey 12 16 of auctioneer. 4 thai Thrift Thrift is a species of banking association instituted under the auspices of the Pratt Iii Tiute of Brook Lyn. N. Y., for the purpose of Euc our people in economical habits Aad to train up the Young especially in the use of Money. The Central office is in Pratt Institute. It includes an investment Branch in which interest is driven on account of regular install meet depos its at the rate about 6 per cent per annul a Deposit Branch giving in Terest on depos made at any time Duxler stated regulations and a loan Branch designed to encourage the acquirement and building of Homes somewhat in building and loan associations. The Security includes a first mortgage on the pro it to Anda Sigried life insurance equal to one half the amount of the loan. An explanatory circular has been issued explaining snore at length the Workings of the association. It is evident that Ita capacity for Good is very great. Grand closing out Sale of watch us. Diamonds Wjk wkly so silverware also dressing and toilet cases and Many other Nice Christmas presents at w. Samuels co., 303 main Plaza. We have in our Stock As Fine a line of Gold watches diamonds and jewelry As can found any place in the City Aud Are actually Selling them at Cost As we Are positively going out of the jewelry business. This is no Adver Tising Salk Only but is positively the truth. All we ask is for the Public to Call and examine our Fine Stock and the prices we give them will convince them that Tivis is surely a closing out Sale. We also offer for Sale our fixtures show cases and a Fine Hall fire and burglar proof Safe. W. Samuels co. 3o3 main Plaza. J. S. Thornton w. B. Wright Thornton Wright co., Bankers san Antonio Texas. Cor. Houston and Navarro its. Bankers and individuals solicited. General banking business accounts of transacted. Thos. B. Wren wholesale and retail dealer in hardware agricultural implements tinware stoves holloware cutlery and paints and Oil belting a and Machin Ery add Litas Iron id i i material r i pipe Pitts is blacksmiths and Fence wire of All Kirnon ammunition builders hardware Etc. 4-13 East Houston Street near Alamo Plaza san Antonio Texas. 310 East a Dustin St. San Antonio Texas. I Central meat Market Weil proprietors. Keep pm a a Good Supply of refrigerated meats of the Best Quality Only. Parties wishing meat delivered to any part of the City will please notify us. All orders promptly attended to. Open All Day. North sice of Villita Street. Telephone 697 Christian Santleben brother of Alderman of this City died at his ranch near Cis Troville last night alter a Long illness deceased was of the Plon ers of it Dina county and leaves Uia y relatives As Well As friends death. It you want a hat or Bon net for yourself or children not fail to learn our before you buy. Will close out Trumm eci hats late styles Only no hand me Down regardless of value. 12 15 3t Moke s millinery parlor. Electric car 6.5. On the Green line jumped Trie track at the Corner of Pine and Carson streets and car 63 was ditched Al the Corner of Austin and Duval they remained off the track for Uearl two hours. Geo. G. Brazelton a Well known Young gentleman of this City was married yesterday afternoon at o clock Feo miss Mary c. Dukes at the Madison Square presbyterian Church. Amusements the Leslie Davis sea of ice co. Appear the Irand tonight. The Evansville. journal Speaks the following the sea of ice an ovation at the people s night. Lona before to e to Uri Minrose seat was tilled and very standing room could be obtained. Thuc company Beinor a prime favorite in Evansville the audience w us one of the Linest and most critical that has Ever assembled to witness a presen tation in this City and from the inn a Init bursts of applause this can idly express the evident satisfaction the performance gave. The Scenic effects were very pretty and the Ravs of the double Calcium i Arhat from the gallery displayed in the most magnificent manner. Effect was ome trouble in getting the water carried off and caused somewhat of a de Lay. But nevertheless it no ived a great Deal of favourable commendation. Or e. M As Carlos and Chas. E. Eldridge a is Arabas demonstrated careful training and Are splendid at the interpretation of Par in fact the entire company. Splendidly received. The Elmore children aged respectively and h be were introduced in the first act in singing and dancing specialities which were accepted in a manner As to warrant saying they Are the sweetest and Cleverest upon the stage. That other set with or. Henry Raskin As chairman of the committee will give a social hop at the Belknap armory thursday night. The Bazaar and lunch for the Benefit of the first Baptist Church will open in the Kara Mann building tomorrow. Don t miss it. Prismatic Fountain was a pretty an h ver put upon the stare. To society hints. Never laugh at a Man with a pug nose. You Don t know what May turn up. In what Case is it absolutely impossible to be slow and sure in the Case of a watch. Why is the sheriff in danger of be Oming corrupted because my dear b he bad company. When is a Home like a Bird when it has wings. This Happy though t leads us to imagine How Many wings it takes to make a House Fly. Ladies. Attention. Smoking jackets and dressing gowns just the thine for your Hus Bondt or sweethearts. Winstead

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