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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - February 21, 1891, San Antonio, Texas By jail to sight. Saturday february 21, 1891. Banks and Bankers. A 8. Alexander president. A. A. Aije Kandib cashier. Texas National Bank. 253 Commerce Street. % a general banking business transacted drafts on Europe. An dollars and other fat reign Money purchased. Idt visitors Register kept in our Reading room. Where strangers in the City Are invitee to fall f. Groos1 amp co., Bankers Iii dealers ii mail sight drafts on the principal cities in the United states and in All european countries foreign Coin and currency bought and sold. Edward Dwyer. Joseph e. Dye attorney and coun i real estate Agen Mellor at Law. I live Stock broke j Dwyer s., Law and Lind office end live Stock Exchange. Lawyer building. Ban Antonia City meat Market no. In Acequia Street open All Day pure lard a specially. We. Smith prop r. Shampooing 50 cents. Done of a new process and dried in ten minutes. Bangs Cut 15c Bangs curled jl5c Bangs cat and curled 25c, at mrs. Chas. Devits of Abib France tidier heir Dresser led wig hiker i ois Alamo at. 2 doors of Comoro. Ranch Saloon Frier Dolorosa and sooth Flores streets. The finest gentlemen a resort in the City. Headquarters for the finest brands a liquors wines amp cigars courteous and polite treatment a All times. 4-i2tf against land monopoly. James Murphy amp co., architects and superintendents 404 e. Houston . San Antonio. Tex. Will cheerfully furnish All information restive to bul i dings free of charge and Gnu Ranee satisfaction to All who May favor them with hair work. 12-6-tf unequalled for Makin he finest bread Biscus and pastry. Used by the leading hotels and families. Every Pound warranted to give entire satisfaction or Purchase Price refunded. ,99.nsumer supplied by All first class retailers at prices not higher a than inferior brands. A. B. Frank amp co. Wholesale grocers agents san Antonio. Texas. Written for the Light 1 the legislature of Kansas which is under the control of the Alliance has passed a Law requiring non resident owning lauds in that state to sell them within ten years under the penalty of forfeiting them. Thin Law is on its face a violation of the Constitution of the Federal Constitution As Well As a Gross attack upon the rights of property. Nearly a Century ago several of the states imposed a much higher tax upon the lauds of non resident land owners but the courts unhesitatingly declared it unconstitutional and if i recollect aright the supreme court of the United states gave the finishing blow to this sort of legislation. This Kansas Law is in Plain violation of Section 2, Art. Iv., As Well As amendments v. Aud Xiv. Of the Constitution of the United states and is therefore void a Ini Cion. The Constitution forbids Tine forfeiture of property except for treason Aud limits the duration of such forfeiture to the life of the person convicted of treason and this Kansas Law violates this clause in the most flagrant manner As it punishes persons who Aie not guilty of the semblance of a crime. A he Federal Constitution also declares in still another clause that a no person shall be deprived of life Liberty or property without due process of Law a yet this Kansas Law proposes to take away property without a Shadow of Justice ground either in Law or equity. It is a High handed confiscation of property instigated by a set of visionaries who ought now to be wearing straight waistcoats in a Lunatic Asylum in instead of fabrication Laws in this enlightened age. Even was this Law constitutional it would still he indefensible on reason and common sense and be mischievous in the highest degree. Its sole effect would be to prevent non residents from investing Money in lands in Kansas even by loaning it upon mortgages As they might be forced to buy the mortgaged lands in order to secure their Dent. The lands of non resident owners pay their proportionate share of the state and county taxes in which they Are situated even if the owners resides in Texas or Ohio. No advocate of any policy withdraws land from actual ment and tillage in order to higher prices for it at some period in the future. I am from principal Aud conviction opposed to allowing corporations to own larger bodies of land than Are needed for buildings Mills factories ac., and believe Laws should be passed to prevent such things. But no Law can strip a person of his vested rights. A nation Lea moral and sentient being and As such ought not to stoop to injustice and oppression. Ibe Lieve it would be competent for a legislature to pass a Law that from and after its passage no person shall own More than 1000 acres of tillable land in any one county Iii the state restricting its operation to future purchases. Such a Law would prevent the concentration of land in the hands of a few Rich individuals and give Homes to thousands of industrious men unused to toil. In Belgium the average size of the farms is eight acres it has a denser population to the Square mile than any nation of Europe. In England by Means of the Law of entail 13,000 persons own All the land not embraced in the towns and cd lies and a Large proportion of it is Given up to Parks and pleasure grounds withdrawn from cultivation and set apart for Mere ornament. Lotus take warning from the mistakes of the old nations of Europe and commence in time to prevent the concentration of immense tracts of land in the hands of a few individuals. What caused the anti rent troubles in new York some forty five years ago several wealthy men of the Knickerbocker Stock owned almost entire counties which they refused to sell and insisted upon renting. Their ancestors had procured from Holland Grants of immense tracts of land in the Interior of new York while still in the posses Aion of the indians. In the name of common sense let the american people shun the blunders of the european nations and guard against All monopolies of land. Balmoral. I am which Settle obtain Remote my reflections. There Are some men who Oil their tongues for Gold. To Gulf the Public with an honest voice while in their hearts lie blackest crimes untold that pain nor Bliss would them for the Choice borne steal in stealth and win Peoples Grace some boldly dare and win a take the Fel lows place. When talk assaults its deeds Are very slow a tis Subtle silence strikes the quickest blow. We May often estimate the character of persons by noticing what they Admire and love the most it the grand Sublime and Beautiful we May rest assured it is the reflection of their souls. Some people Are forgetful when they borrow Good acts they forget to return them. True Friendship and disinterestedness being rare they Are like Crown jewels worn Only upon state occasions. Caution is a Wise general cowardice a Recreant Soldier. If we wish to Leru How Black a True Many a character can repainted 4efc the foiled schemers Tongue of misrepresentation malice and slander be the artist. Tattling is a Little thing and yet How painful is its sting Trust with All that life endears May reap the misery of years. Honesty a mistakes Are jewels that May be recut. Those who invest in worlds of future Bliss should aim to take a thousand shares in this. S. J. Skeet. Religious. For 8ale--a bargain. Rock House tour Large rooms and Kitchen Hall thirty feet Long servants room Bath room hot and cold water pantry Wood shed and Wash House. Lot 70x150 feet centrally located. Nice shrubbery in front Yard. Price 15,300 one half Cash. Jno. T. Hambleton a co. Ftp tear in mind that Frank j. Bolted keeps builders hardware and lumber at the International and great Northern depot. To a a a rot. Lot setts e memory system in treating Gratter in Trout than Ever in us parts of he country and persons fishing to improve their memory should Send for his prospectus free As adverted la another column. 6-10-tl i life Turner mtt8k Ballat ntti1a 8i, make their a to to following committee of whom Only tickets can be had Max Schultzs we. Deussen we. Hoefgen Chas. Weiss Aud qui. Graebner. 2-Lfl 9t tile Rice a Corsair company of which much has been said Aud written and which has had Long runs in new York Chicago and nearly All of the cities of the country will be seen at the grand opera House tomorrow night. The a a Corsair is one of the most Brilliant burlesque of the Day. While it May May be making a somewhat reckless statement to say that or. Rice has surpassed himself in this production yet in Point of stage mounting and costuming the statement would doubtless be True. The burlesque is richly and beautifully staged. There Are ten scenes and All of them Are gorgeous and brilliantly effective in combination of colors. The notable scenes Are the slave Bazaar the pirates Grotto the gardens of the Pasha Conradus ship the a Rover of the seas the harem Stamboul by Moonlight and the Fin ale transformation Soene the a Palace of answer this question. No. 2. Why do Many people we see around Erable by indigestion constipation dizziness loss of appetite coming up of the food yellow skin when for 75 cents we will Send them Abilo a system Vitalizer guaranteed to pure them. Sold by Falterer a son. U�?>2 in it by j. S. Skeet. The real foliation of a1 religious creeds is the adoration and worship of a comprehensible or incomprehensible deity according to the minds of Mankind it matters not what each denominations definition of this Majestic and wonderful Power is. From this standpoint All Are Correo at the basis it being the object to attain the same purpose under their respective forms which All feel most conducive to their own theories honesty and conceptions. In this respect religions have a solid foundation to promote the glorious benefits emanating from the one great source. Few persons oppose the foundation but Many deny the building. There Are Many instructors with Good intentions of benefiting their belief hut work eat h Iii opposition to their sectarian interest by ridiculing those who cannot see though the same dogmatic spectacles As themselves and by arbitrary measures trying to Foroe upon others the forms and discipline Best adapted to their own minds natures and ideas. True christianity will never try to impedes the search for truth nor will it Force itself against the sincerity of the heart. There Are no faults in the fundamental principles of religion Only where overzealous narrow minded compulsory teachers Are found there is where the error lies. Persuasion to the truth is one thing forcing Mankind against conviction is another. There is nothing on Earth that will draw converts to truth quicker than by having respect and liberality for others thoughts Aud feelings. Free thought is the father of Wisdom and a powerful detective in the employ of truth with these two combined religion will never find better servants. Bigotry is a merciless tyrant enc Haining Aud enslaving its Many subjects mind body and soul. Free thought and Liberty Are god like rulers striking the shackles of prejudice arrogance and fear from off the struggling slaves of forced superstition Aud wherever the Rule christianity will never be the loser. By erecting a Noble building upon its grand foundation it would attract thousands by its magnificence that now willingly turn away because honest ideas others May not be in sympathy with Are treated with scorn and contempt. Christianity a spire will never be Complete until the bars of free thought and liberality form the Cross surmounting the Cathedral of her re Ilion. S. J. Skeet. For a Short time Only. Our entire line of Straw matting including the new goods at a special reduction of to per cent from marked prices. We still continue to sew and Lay All carpets free of charge. 2-20 Joske Brothers. Still we Aeed the Lead our Advance styles in Early Spring clothing for gentlemen swear Are arriving daily. Quot Well be glad to have you drop around and clothing examine our Nobby a a Black Cheviot suits in sacks and cutaways Best tailor made clothing in which you la feel As comfortable and As Well dressed As in a a made to order suit that would Cost $45.00 from $15 to $25, our prices Serges and diagonals in the lates fashion in blues and Blacks and a line of extreme novelties in sack and Square jacket suits in Light checks and plaids that everybody says Are a very swell a Mother Hubbard shirts at is of is .25 and .50 Wash goods and Woolen dress fabrics i new styles new patterns and new goods and All at prices that you la not soon forget. This week at 12 i-2c a Yard 500 pieces new Zephyr Gingham All new just opened in plaids stripes checks and Plain colors an unlimited assortment this week at 4c a Yard 1 o cases Good Standard Cali Coes in medium and dark colors sold elsewhere at 6 l-4c this week at 12 i-2c a Yard 2 cases extra Fine beige suiting other houses want 15 and 18c this week at 25c a Yard. 4 cases assorted dress stuffs Cashmere beige and brilliantine suiting from 36 to 42 inches wide and Worth at Ordinary value 35 and 40c and hundreds of other lines in thousands of new styles and designs in Wash goods Woolen and silk dress fabrics at extra emmy Low prices Spring millinery this week at Low prices 1000 new Spring hats and bonnets Advance styles handsomely trimmed in accordance with the latest fashions. One two three and four dollars and up to seven and eight will be the prices this week later on you la pay a third More and not have As Good assortment from which to select Why not buy now yes Why not shoes and stockings oars Are Superior to those you buy at other stores. We have trained buyers who select the Best we know from experience that its Best to give Good value in these goods although our profits be narrowed Down to the minimum we have it space to enter into detail but if you need anything in the Way of a foot Wear a come this week and examine our a special and extraordinary offerings a l. Wolfson main Plaza san Antonio Texas to be robbed of health. By a pestilential climate by a vocation entailing constant exposure physical overwork or sedentary Drudgery at the desk is a hard lot. Yet Many persons originally possessed of a fair Constitution suffer this deprivation before the Meridian of life is passed. To any and All subject to condition inimical to health no purer or More agreeable preservative of toe greatest earthly blessings can be recommended than Hostetter stomach bitters which inures the system to Clima tic change physical fatigue Cand mental exhaustion. It eradicates dyspepsia the Bane of sedentary brain workers pre serves and restores regularity of Tho bowels and liver when disordered from any cause annihilates fever and ague and prevents it checks the growth of a tendency to rheumatism and gout and neutralize the danger to be apprehended from causes productive of kidney bladder and uterine ailments. To be convinced of the truth of these statements it is Only necessary to give this Sterling preparation an impartial trial 2-17 4s read the new Story entitled a Emo Riga commenced in today slight. Mayer Schmelter amp Burgower a successors to Mayer amp Schmelter ill. 2 East co. Kerce . Hext to 0rid8e. Dealers the z Fine wines liquors and cigars. Telephone 1�5. Family Trade a specially goods delivered to any Parrot the City. Orders solicited. Rny most Complete Stock in the City the Earth with it i it a r. To ? a a a Sui 1 est ae3lishediiq75. W. C. Morgan amp co real estate Bolaleh. And 5 Commerce . Sanantonio a Tex a

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