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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - December 17, 1891, San Antonio, TexasSan Antonio daily Light. Pubs heat san Antonio Bexar county Texas and registered atthe Post office As second class mail matter. San Antonio Texas thursday december 17, 1891, volume 284 Price a year Loci Oil Kamal Bank. San Antonio Texas. J. S. Lockwood pres j. Mum cashier. Deposit vaults late Telegraph. Millinery less than 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 will sell everything in the department at just one half the present actual Price. This is no advertising scheme hut the straight truth which will readily be seen by pricing our goods. Remember everything at just half of former prices. Wolff Marx. Associated press dispatches and state specials. Up to the time of going to press it Don t worry him. New Yoke dec. Sage in Back in his office at work. Late telegrams. Gone to his Host. Los anglos cal., dec. Lewis try Washington correspondent n. Y. World and Chicago Globe died Here last night. Pm nigh of it. New York dec. Davis Brothers and families who sold their in Georgia and went to Libe Ria Africa have returned disgusted and poor and Are on the Way Back to Georgia. In the Quaker City. Philadelphia dec. Grippe is quite prevalent Here. At the Home for aged women 30 Are ill. One 81 years of age in frenzy of the disease Cut her Throat. A deep convention. Detroit dec. Deep water Way convention is being held in this City today. All the commercial bodies in the Northwest have representatives present. The convention Only consider the interests connected with deep water navigation the Northwestern lakes and connecting channels. It is proposed that a Channel not less than 21 feet shall be made Between and in All the lakes this Side of Buffalo plans for a canal around Niagara Falls on the american Side from Touwanda by lock port have been matured and it in probable that the convention will urge upon Congress rhe matter of putting the plans into practical shape. This canal is estimated to Cost 600 and the other improvements noted will Cost about beyond what is now provided Tor. The convention May consider the Way to get trom Lake Ontario r but that is a matter for which do definite plans have yet been prepared and at this meeting it can do but Little beyond recommending that proper investigation be made. The canadians Are now engaged in and have partially completed work along the est. Lawrence which Willivea 14 foot Channel from Lake Ontario to Montreal and As a result of River improvements there is a Channel of 27 1-2 feet from Montreal to Quebec there Are three available routes from Lake Ontario Tido water. One by the 8t. Lawrence River is the most natural and is said to be the cheapest because it would necessitate the improvement of a River such As two or stretches of a canal around rapids and deepening rhe Channel at several Points. This route is almost Whol y in Canadian territory and would tend to raise International is sues. It would serve almost entirely for foreign Trade which is a Small part of the Domestic Trade Between the upper lakes and american sea ports. His nervy sick. New York dec. Sage s Nephew aged of years is delirious and critically ill on account of the horrible attempt on his Uncle s life. He is Sage s heir. It moans some Good. York dec. World in a column sensation Tell of senator Chandler chairman of Senate Coni met teen immigration that he recently disguised himself As an employee and spent three Days in october Dur ing the naturalization period in judge Mcadam s court studying and watch ing the process of naturalization. Our treaties. Washington Deo. Harrison will Issue not later than Christmas to take effect in january a proclamation restoring the duties on sugar Coffee teas and molasses from countries that have not negotiated a Reci Procci to treaty with our govern men treaties Are Cowpen plug with mexi co. Guatemala Costa Rica Salvador Columbia Venzuela Peru Ecuador and Germany but until ratified sugar Coffee hides etc., cannot come into the United states without the payment of duty. The american Paris dec. Do Dine Nee Stevens of new York mar ried yesterday to count polish Nobleman. Orlowsky a notice. Offick new York life ins. ., St. Louis dec. 14th, 1891. T to the policy holders of the new York life ids. we have received a copy of the no Tice to the policy holders of the com Pany made Public by commissioner Hollingsworth in Texas papers. Or. Hoi Lings Worth knows that the most searching examination of any life company is now being made of this company that the result must be made Public and that any previous action on his part is not Only entirely unnecessary but unavoidably to the detriment of the company and its pol icy whom it is his duty to carefully protect. We therefore respectfully protest against his lending the Sanction of his official name to an act lot Only in antagonism with the Harmony which should exist Between the states of new York and Texas but also by its being entirely unnecessary and in apparent collusion with parties who for months have been endeavouring to injure the company. William l. Hill manager. I fully endorse the above notice and will add that the investigation of the company was asked by their own officers. This investigation has been going on since june and will be completed very Scon. The commissioner of new York has already expressed himself As to the entire solvency of the company. That is not Only eol vent but has a substantial surplus. The policy holders of the old re liable7 new York life need have no apprehensions the same careful management that has made the com Pany one of the greatest institutions of the country have still a watchful care of its affairs. We. B. Hamilto District agent san Antonio Texas. The Bazaar held by the ladies of the Trinity m k. Church at the parsonage.318 Pecan Street is a Success in every o the word. They have quite a number of Nice things suitable Tor Quias pre sents. Dinner was served Between 12 and 3 today and after 6 o clock this evening you can get a Good supper for Twenty five cents. A pretty decoration. The Long handled beater made o Rattan which nearly every House wife uses to beat her furs and rugs has idiot escaped the decorative mania it is gilded or painted with name paints and across the wide end is shirred a Good sized pocket of silk a ribbon Bow of the color of the silk pocket is drawn through the end of the handle. The result is one of the prettiest pockets for the Nail of sitting room or chamber tha has been thought for Becce has filed suit before the United states District Cour against the Hamburg and american steam ship company for dam Ages. On Marshall Street Are to know what has become o the scavenger carts. None of them have been seen in that neighbor How for three weeks and the sidewalk Are lined with tin cans boiled Down from private special and other sources. The anti convention will nominate x dams As governor of Louisiana. Brazil ind., miners secure their de mands in Eureka mines. Peter Jackson and Slavin sign articles for 20 round Mill Lor general passenger agents meeting t new York kills Alton Boycott. Congressman Mills and Secretary Foster Are both improving. Culberson n name was not event to Senate As interstate commissioner. Central Pacific Sells Tim Ber in South Oregon for All through trains on Santa be Snow bound in new Mexico. Brazil gives the Vatican Assurance of maintaining religious Liberty. Senate Bill introduced for ship canal around Niagara Falls. Snow plows Are breaking the Snow blockade in new Mexico. A free coinage Bill is too be forced through Congress if possible. Hill s places on Senate committees will be filled by proxy until hear Rives. Republicans Are waiting action of democratic senatorial caucus to make up the Senate committees. Numerous memorials presented sen ate against a world s fair appropriation. Edward m. Field passed a restless night in Ludlow Street jail new York the coinage committee will have a majority of free joiners upon it with Bland chairman. The commercial convention is signed Between United states and West indies. The san Francisco Pacific flagship is under pealed orders it is thought for Valparaiso. Austrian and English miners unite against the italians in Colorado Coal districts. Trumpeter Dixon he cavalry for killing Corporal Carter at fort Nicoara found guilty of murder. Hob. Parnell shoots John Graham in a hog quarrel in 1 upon county Ark. Official report made of the sing sing electrocution shows death in you lend me five dollars could but wha would you do with it lord Only knows. Could t stand it in a Lump. Givel to me in broken Dollar at i time. Editor to up old boy Well have a great time of thanksgiving Day. Printer anything for dinner bet there s six tur nips a Peck of potatoes a Pound of Bacon and a Bushel of Hickory nuts a barrel of Corn whisky. Lord How we thrive you go and thrash that editor for printing those things about you went to the office but could t find him. Did you find there one but a big Bull necked fellow who pretended he was responsible for that article but 1 knew from his looks that he could t news. City Couitt. Were brought before the recorder this morning and in tines were assessed. Three eases were continued and one dismissed. D. G. Biertzer careless driving continued. T. B. Duncan failing to pay City of up Tiou tax continued. Gail Arthur striking with a dismissed. Julius Mel Rose drunk and disorderly f5. James Smith drunk and disorder we. Murphy drunk and disorderly continued. County court. In this court today account and off Ere reports took up most of the ses Sion. Another session will be held this afternoon. Sheriff Mccau s report for novem Ber showed 94 prisoners in the jail with costs of District clerk Lewis report of fines and fees imposed and collected showed imposed and collected. The other was the fines of the grand jurors. Account of Mcallister and Jura Barb for groceries furnished the poor House and convict Camp 78 was approved. A memorial from t. W. Carrico complaining that the county was in fringing on his Patent method of con Crete in putting in the court House foundations was received. Rose Denison was paid for the ease of Laura Shetzler Lizzie Clay and Nancv base. Techno Krank manufacturers of Jessies at Philadelphia resign with debts. Receiver appointed for California National at san Diego with a View to its resumption. London times thinks Harrison s message on Chili matters Only Rhet Oric meaning nothing. Two strangers Pepper a clerk s eyes and get away with diamonds at Little Rock Ark. Argentine Republic and Brazil will arrange commercial treaties with eur Pean countries. Rudini will not discuss it. 8. Relations with Italy before the italian chamber. Broken rail causes Pullman car smash near Lima Ohio killing three and injuring 35 seriously. Collision on the Chesapeake and Ohio near Anderson w. Va., kills 2 and hurts others. Testimony in the Blague divorce Case is taken daily in lord s office new York. President Manvel of the Santa orders Telegraph operators schedule signed. A fresh eruption of Colina mex., Volcano shakes the surrounding country. Waterways convention asks for improvement of miss and to. Rivers under practical River Meu. Mcmulin and Thomas c. Miss., Are members of House commit tee on rules. Congressman Mansur of Falls Down stairs at Willard s and disables his hip. Crisp expects to announce his committees on the 23rd, before Christmas adjournment. The Atlantic and Pacific Telegraph operators win their Case and the strike is Oft. The switchman s Mutual Aid is opposed to the proposed trainmen s federation. Annual report of Secretary of Bureau of american republics shows largely increased u. S. Exports to the Central and Bouth americas. Emaanuel Ford Columbia 8. C., fatally burned trying in vain to save wife and child from burning to death. Mrs. 8heler, wife of a Stone Cutter leaves Philadelphia for Scotland to secure her share of an estate. The Louisiana state convention splits. The regular Mcnery Conven Tion will remain go through business Settle the contests nominate officers and adjourn. Change proposed in weather Bureau will give predictions for the Day on which they appear on observations As late As previous Midnight. Died. H. Mccracken aged 34 years 8 mos 14 Days. Funeral will take place from his brother s residence r h. To. Oat Ken 707 Avenue cat 10 a.m., Friday dec. 18th. Friends and acquaintances of family invited to at tend. Deaths. Dec. M. Turner 14 months enter colitis Ward 3. Dec. Mccracken yearn died at no. 10 Elui Street con sumption Ward dec. Daniels 5 months 427 Lavaca Street convulsions from whopping cough Ward 7. A musical . A very pleasant musical entertain was Given at the residence of mrs. Heald St. Mary s Street last night. There were several guests present and the music furnished by them was splendid. The piano was presided Over by or. Wyo an a lieu or. Con Boyle furnished some very entertaining and difficult a music on the Banjo. Mesdames Jendreas and Heald Sang some very nine songs which were received by the guests with applause. The following Are the names of those present misses Porter Scott and la timer mesdames Fuller parter hoi Beimer Heald and a Elrean messes. Con Boyle c. L. Koonce Hoff Heimer Fuller Wyman and Jeu Drean. New suits have been filed in the 87th District court As follows Emma is. Arthur ingrain divorce. Julia f. Is. Harris w. Koenigsberg divorce. Exp Rte Simon Koenigsberg for re Moval of disability of minority. In the District Rosa m. Is. Seobia Valdez divorce. Juan Cantu Garcia is. Juanita can to Garcia divorce. Fok k kid a. Hid Glove drive. Foster s Patent Black and colors 5 Hook dressed kids is co Foster s Patent Black and colors 7 Hook dressed kid . Moue Quezaire tans and slates 8 Button length sold with a Liberal guarantee. This is a special for this Day Only As an extra Holiday attraction and we Hope All will provide themselves As making this the last kid Hove drive this season. 12 17 it Joske Brothers. Pate granted. Following patents granted to Texas inventors this week. Reported by c. A. 8uow co., solicitors of american

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