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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - December 23, 1890, San Antonio, TexasSan Antonio daily Light. Published Tat san Antonio. Bexar county. Texas and registered at the Post office As second class mail Natter. Volume 279 san , tuesday december 23, i 89o. Price a. Year Loci nod Bank. Han j. 8. Lockwood president . Safe Deposit vaults two nig its monday and tuesday dec 22-23, special engagement . Thos. W. Keene supported by . Geo. Loa Rook and a most capable company players. Monday Louis tuesday Richard Iii prices 2oc, 50c, and the Holiday event j Atti Rose s Ilc Rry christinas. Wednesday am to mrs Day Riuas a Latitie december 24 25 the charming comedian Patti Rosa and a Superb comedy co. Wednesday night t. F. J. Nav Anil Riuas Fiat hic i Al 11 thursday night Margery Paw. Short stops. Tic i Copic arc tack you Gotko to it when the Boss gets a and the Little Bosses follow Tuit. And pull their Little guns the policemen for to shoot when the courts Euroia the City and the fashion is All Tho go in t it a pity that things Are thus and so when Railroad franchises Aro Given free by Resolution and otherwise can these things surely be and Papple close their eyes s i the and palls his nose. When Dwulit presents his Resolution City census to disclose and tar owned by simple motion. I what going to do about very one As saying Man for mayor Sterling the people All Are praying. S since the City architect has adorned the now City Hall with a Sheet Iron Cornice he might Complete the idea a Butch meeting House by Topping it off with a tin rooster. The estimate the voting strength prospective candidates for mayor Falls to include Callag Liam. Gaa basis 7500 vote and no opposition . Gallaghan Wilt receive 1809 mexicans 700 coloured 5500 germans 2500 americans what is left for the other fellow the Marble Quni by. Tho company that la being formed to work the Beckman Marble and Granite quarries the Adausas pass railway North san Antonio have sent for a practical Marble Quarry Nian and Lime Burner Aud he has arrived and looked. Over the ground. He will probably Given full charge Aud carte Blanche and proposes to put in a draw Kiln a capacity 100 barrels Lime at first and then establish a Marble and Lime depot in this City. Young burglars in the toil. Hiawatha kau., Dee. And Bert Mosier two Horton boys Are in jail Here for burglar izing the country residence reprise Hatiye w. R. Honnell they Are also thought to be the thieves who took valuable jewelry from the House . . Slayer. I. A moorish outrage. Madrid december Span ish coaster san Francisco recently ran Lahore Uear Al Zeomas Morocco. A party moors boarded the be Suel and carried All value they could find. They made prisoners Thaen tire Crew and it woman who was a passenger and deprived them All their clothing even stripping Thorn that they had . A detachment native troops pursued the robbers and rescued the prisoners. Latest telegraphic associated press dispatches and state specials. Unto the time going to pres3 Panama canal. Panama contract with1 the colombian government has been signed. Indian funeral. Dec. Rela Tives and friends the two Indiana banged last Friday held genuine in Dian funeral rites Over their Graves the wives and children mutilating themselves As is customary. The Indian police stopped the affair. Very hostile. Omaha december special from Pine Ridge says a Indian scout returned from the Indian Camp in the lauds says the eods Are very refuse to come in and sur Render. To Malce a in ships. S. D., dec. Thousand acres land have been purchased by the mount Carmel aeronautic navigation company Chicago containing Largo deposits aluminium the Metal to be used to construct the company s air ship. A Kich Man s will. , o., december will the late Mathew Thomas has admitted1 been probate and it gives his entire estate amounting to to to the City Cincinnati in Trust Dorithe Benefit Mcmicken univer sity. Or. Thomas was unmarried. Wanted in Colorado. Denver Deo. And Frank Carson alias country a car Sou. Who were captured in Kansas City today having in their Possession a set burglars tools and a number plus cloaks wanted Here for burglary. If they fail to be Uon Vistad in Missouri they will to brought Back to Colorado and put through a course in the criminal court Here. A damaged reputation. Ky., Deo. A. Berwick has commenced suit ill the circuit court against c. K. Broader for dam acres. The complaint alleges that the defendant maliciously published in both the state Indiana and Kentucky detrimental statements and concerning the plaintiff. The alleged to have accused the plaintiff stealing his horse. Alliance men becoming discouraged. Mario it kan., dec. Mari county alliances Are getting discouraged. It is freely talked the Street by leading Alliance republicans that the order was being run by Southern politicians and that there was to be it move in this county to forfeit All the Charters and that the republicans would affiliate with the Republican party in the future. Banners fleeced. Makion kau., Dee. Slick rascals have been doing considerable business in the Vicinity Marlon during the past three months. The fraud a this one fellow represent ing himself As an enumerator making corrections in the census loaves with the Farmer a Blank with a request that it be filled t and properly signed and to deliver it to an assistant who appears later and collects what Tho Farmer thinks is a statement his worldly effects. In. About thirty Days the Farmer is called upon to Settle a prom Lesory note in amounts ranging from to which to Surprise bears his signature. A tribe Kundert. London Deo. Duchess Northumberland who died this week at the age 78, was born and remained All her life a member the Iris gite Catholic apostolic Church. She was As charitable As she was devout and probably the British peerage list never contained the name a better woman for she gave not Only Money but personal service to the poor. The average British Peerless acts upon the proverb that Charity begins at Home and be gins to Bode duct Only at the approach old age. Valuable editorials. Utica n. Y., december Ron Van Aker a candidate for District attorney in Onelda county in 1889, and who was beaten by a Large majority has brought suit against the Utica observer alleging that each Twenty two editorials dam aged him making in ail account the editorials. To also charges that he was damaged additional by his defeat accomplished by the publications and claims too making a total for in jury to his professional reputation. Us Elk Sam s pit son car. It contained to dirty Al kit desperadoes from the Indian. Territory. Indianapolis news. A Hundred and fifty years prison life were represented in a car Load convicts that went East through the City last evening coming la Over the Vandalia Road. They were United states prisoners from the Indian territory in route to Detroit where they Are to serve out sentences for crimes. Motley s the word in describing that prison car Load human live Stock. Thirty eight More degraded looking outlaws Yovor passed through Ludlam. There were Indiana half Gor Man and americans the lowest Typo each. Murderers horse thieves train robbers and bandits occupied the once clean cushions the coach two to a seat. They were chained in couples. Some were Young and cheerful others Ware Middle aged and resigned still others were stolid and brutal feigning sleep yet eyeing the guards and giving ear to every word dropped by persons admitted to the oar. All were unshaven and us kempt. One Young Jaud rather coarse Loo Kinar women was la the number. She had a seat to herself at the rear the car and talked freely with the guards and some the near pros ers. Say Sou give die a said one the prisoners to an Indianapolis news reporter. How far 13 it to asked another. What state Are we in now queried a third. What Are you charged was asked a Good Alured looking Young fellow. On i was born Ort Lazy Aud picked up a horse to carry he said he was Only 18 years old and two others Uear him gave that As their age. They had apparently spent All their lives in outlawing for they were Brazen and depraved. The indians Are not the most Trou said . W. B. Paps Jailer the Federal jail at fort Smith. They Are quiet in manner and give us Little trouble. But those White Fellows Are not to be trusted for an lust ant. I will to glad when this Job is attended and one heartily sympathized with him As he looked at the unfortunates and caught Hesten plug odor that came from them like the funnies from a sewer. Gibson Cartridge was one the desperadoes. To is a half Breed Creek Indian Aud has taken the life seven Mou to the guard said. But Uncle sum does pc pulls i him for such a trivial thing a this. In a evil hour Cartridge stole a horse find this big government leaped upon him with a Cartridge will not need a horse for Twenty years. When an Indian kills an Indian the government looks serenely and furnishes gun and ammunition if the murdered Man friends Aud they cry for Justice they Are referred to Tho Indian councils. The tribes try their own Are supposed to. But if a Indian steals a horse that s different. Another worthy who is taking thin ride at the expense the government is Andy triple evil repute. Hois one the robbers who stopped a train at Briar Creek in the Cherokee nation. One his pals is to die for his crime. Andy gets with a twelve year sentence. It was a melancholy though inter Esting thing to see the prisoners. Curiosity was the Only evidence sensibility aroused in them. Some looked to be better than their Circum stances and doubtless might be converted men. With clean clothes and faces some might pass for Good look ing citizens but the majority save unmistakable evidence in their faces criminal lives and in their stubby beards be Grimes with the dust and soot travel their Frontier Aud filthy clothes and the record Given them by their guards they created the atmosphere a moral pestilence. Sullivan s new opera. London Demeter cast is announced Ivanhoe Sullivan s new opera which will be produced Early next month at the Savory Thea Ter. As it is to be played six even Ings a week with occasional matinees the cast will be doubled so far As the leading parts Are concerned in order that the singers May have a Chance having some voice loft at the end the run which it is confidently expected will be Pheno Menal length. The libretto opens in Tho Hall Cedric the Saxon at Rutherwood and it is said to include a tournament scene the burning Torquil Stone Castle the Greenwood Ambrush the trial Rebecca before the templars and other features Scott s novel Sullivan himself is the opinion that the score includes some the Best work he has Ever done. In Cay death Itati. Deaths for the past week 236, is the largest rate since the yellow fever epidemic twelve years ago. Physicians say it is duo to la Grippe nearly 3000 oases Bong under treatment. F cok Hiss Andencio the Corrins Christ i and pan Ameri can Batch Al sonar Christmas news. Corvus cubist i tkx., dec 23, 80. To lie k. A. Light manager Armstrong has telegraphed to the he has made the Purchase in new York the rails and roiling Stock for the Corpus Christi Aud South american r. R. Col. Ropes . Armstrong and superintendent Davis Are expected Home shortly. The bottling works will open for operation s about the 1st january. The and private will close Deo. 23rd and will not resume till about Tho first monday Tho new year. There is As great a need business houses to Here As dwelling place. Many who have come Down prospecting with Means and intention to help build up he town can find no Tunt in which to ditch. Or. H. H. Craig who returned recently from his visit to Kansas City declares that Carpus is attracting much attention i that Section and people beset him with inquiries. He found that Many business men Aud Farmers Are preparing to move Here. Very contractor in the City has his hands full. Or. Wayto potato Secretary the y. Fit. C. A. Is recovering after quite a severe sickness. Miss Holland occupied a position in the Postoll co Hus returned Home. Hon w. K. Curl lilo has gone Home to Kansas to Sotullo up Aud return Here to locate. The k. P s in the fever their new Euth Slusin have determined to build a Hall. Flags lying from the dome the Alfa Vista hotel and Tho building la being pain Ted a handsome Shade Olive Green. Or. J. C. Rose rough a newspaper Man Seu Tobla miss., is visiting Corpus. Or. Milton Everett tie s. A. P. Has been in town. Or. P. Peri has been selected for the Olloe Secre tary the y. M. C. A. At Corpus. Or. And mrs. Frank Raab have returned Home from their visit to Philadelphia. Or. A s. Muesette now air la Kan Sas is a visit to his old Home la Corpus. Hon. A. J. Booty judge the Marshall District court is visiting capt. Kennedy the a Lull. One Hundred and fifty thousand pounds hides have Boon shipped from Corpus this week. Lawyer Brooks new Mexico who has been prospecting hero will return stello up his affaire there Aud locate in Corpus. The Amateur performance the Naiad at Market Hall was Well attended and pronounced quite successful. Or. Lary Aud sirs. Sidbury have returned from a business trip to Mon Terey. Weather is warm and in a Brit Mas like but probably a norther will Spring up before the 25th. The churches Are practising tip their special performances. J. T. Hilt Ailio cd with hydrophobia. Monticello 111., december an extraordinary ease hydrophobia is that Little Vena Simpson aged 10 years living near White Heath plact county. While visiting her aunt mrs. Spencor Sho was Suddot by seized with convulsions during which she snapped and snarled like a dog requiring three Strong men to hold her. No one has any knowledge her having Ever been Bitton by a dog yet these convulsions continue and she is in n. Serious condition. The physicians Are puzzled to know what to do what will be Tho outcome this Case. Quiet. , dec. Was quiet at the election Here yester Day. Salaries Cut. Chicago dec. Is said the Chicago Milwaukee and St. Paul is reducing expenses by reducing Sal Aries heavily. A Rogus Messiah. Pine . Police arrested a. C. Hopkins a Crank from Iowa who was playing Indian Mes Siah in red Cloud s Camp with a White Blanket. The Ovd cheered. London. Dec. 23. Mrs. Nellie murdered mrs. Hogg Aud baby was hanged Here today. Daring the night she prayed with the chaplain. When the Mack Flag was raised announcing her death Tho crowd outside cheered. Auh i Arnell. Kijja Kenny Ireland Deo. Wan elected to the vacancy in Tho commons yesterday. Thos. W. Ketonk. A master in the actor s Art. Thos. W. Keene has been seen in san Antonio As Robard Iii and every body is prepared to say he stands pre eminent in the Rolo. Last night was his first appearance in the City How Ever As Louis i King France and Hla audience was not prepared for the Surprise he gave them. The play la an adaptation from Scott s novel v Quentin and depicts the last scenes in the Itlo the cruel bigoted Dothard King France. Or. Ekoue s portrayal is a creation and in it heu Toniy holds the Mirror up to history but goes further and makes his audience fully realize that be is a master and a King. He does not overdo anything yet his whole work so faithful realistic and Superb that ills auditors were not Only pleased but charmed. Space alone forbids an extended notice in this Issue. His support is extra Strong this season and every Mem Ber fully acquitted themselves. To night Richard Iii will be Ivou. City Lar session yesterday Aud sonic store ordinances 1 Assed. The regular meeting the Council took place yesterday with ten Mem Bers present. Petitions wore presented Amine eran Tod others Laid Over. The Fol lowing were granted to put a Street Lump la front the african Church Crockett a Root. Henry fest for a meat Market stall reports committees came up favourable reports were presented for a now Bridge Buena Vista Street Raymond Street for a sidewalk at the Alley fourth Street Tor having class sidewalks Garden and Nueva. Streets officers monthly and an Nual reports for a Blok warehouse Houston Street an Iron Olad shed Avenue a for f. F. Collins to put up a open shed St. Mary s Street for a Public Bath the san Pedro Creek to be run by John quirk for right Way for a Railroad Spur Morales Street Aud against Tho petition Fitzgerald to be allowed to. Prospect for Gas and Oil. The san Antonio Street railway was Given additional right Way Pend ing an ordinance to be prepared. New business oame up and it was resolved to Widen the Short Alley one half Block North Houston Street Between Ace Tiia and Soledad streets. The cast a Drain pipe Marti Nez Street to carry oif storm water was ordered to to estimated Aud the pipe will be put in. Ralf Street will be opened. The sidewalk Commerce Street Bridge was ordered to be repaired. The ordinance providing for electric guard wires was Laid Over. Alao the ordinance providing for a City electrician to take Iii Inge the lire alarm system and superintend the City s interests in the electric Street rail ways. A picture Livingstone. The following a taken from an Art icle entitled the partition by the Marquis Tho North Ameri can review Livingston to be sure did Little to encourage the idea Gold. The Only Gold visible about him was Tho Gold his character and a remarkable hat Bana the same color he always persisted in wearing whether in Africa in Europe. That Gilda hat band had probably much to do with Tho con version the Savage to christianity which was Tho purpose for which. Livingstone travelled toiled and died. To had probably found it a open sesame to distinction in Tho minds the natives. It was a most Awe inspiring diadem and if it avails the Captain s head the merchant Man s deck Why should it not help discipline and enforce Awe the children Ham. When there remained Little to Mark Livingstone As an englishman when Hla skin was burned dark Brown and his speech had become almost wholly Mak Lolo that Golden hat band remained to distinguish him outwardly from All oth ers. But How far above any Ordinary mortal s was that Man s character none More pure More faithful More unselfish More calmly courageous and merciful was Ever formed by god. To lift the Dweller in Heathen degradation in heart to Hap pier consciousness Aud higher exist ence and to learn the Secreta Hie land that it with him should be open to better influences was his sole and simple end and aim. To de lighted t so in the majesty the new scenes he was the first to see and to describe. I remember How after a Long walk in the Highlands he threw himself Down in quiet Delight Tho Heather a Hill Summit and compared his own Scotland with country which he had spent to Many trying years. To liked to describe in his slow speech full the acquired guttural and liquid sound . The african Tongue had so Long spoken his impressions the great wonders nature in a Harden and ulcer Bock who have been co soued to their bed for several Days arc duty again

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