San Antonio Daily Light Newspaper Archives Jan 6 1891, Page 18

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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - January 6, 1891, San Antonio, TexasTuk riday january 6, 1891 h. W. Bilos Der clerk. Grand opening of Holiday Brilliant display of fancy goods Bro a Brao. Cutlery and silverware in cases. Lamps 01 every description. Piano lamps Complete. 50 Teaspoons with initial of your name per set. Useful presents in the House fur Nash Iii Hue. Blacking hat Racks Sadron in oases Etc. Decorated dinner sets one Hundred p improved lamp sixty Candle Power with fancy j2.60. Thirty Caudle Power Wagner a Shabot. Menger hotel. H. D. , proprietor. The leading hotel in the Alamo Plaza san Antonio have been thoroughly overhauled and renovated throughout is largest my most Complete hotel in tie Southwest. Me billiard and bar looms stat Sliwi. Hut sum old Hatziri. Large Sample rooms Patro Siake of Tiu travelling Poblic Igo tothe Ashington theater. Open every night across Tho 1 Iiir-1 Plaeve f t ii it men to pass a Pulci Isitt evening. 10 of admission City local news Unm Oron of gov tops Etc. A neilds a agcy tops. Can imn repairs harness. Harness 9 Illg i a. Culici family Giro Cekis at Bro. Dol Prosn Street. U fresh county ill pro. Doloro a Strait. 13-4-t can see a pleasing show a the fashion theatre tonight. 12-26 t House girl no Small children my. M. Haiti 86 Gold Street. 162t a Driver. Apply to m Haiti Bro. Goodman Blum Street opposite Monger. Sachs miss Gran has not received an unfavourable Oral Clem this season. Judge Norman s court is still Busy with tie Batter murder cts. A id judge was on the stand As a witness by clerk John Reinhardt of apr Vitle and a bus cant Marsh Tel Coy Are Alno witnesses id this Case __11, Wah Learned this moral nor that Lulin Faud Lauu Ilou a Southern Pac Flo Road Hud Rimron inert a Asuat ban Antonio. No tickers wer sold for a Oliue to the i ilnits unless a health Fertit Lento irom the City physician was Given. B. Artillery were through town Thia to give the men and Hornes they in front of the i. G. N. Binkert Tolice some mean Wio said because they knew of a red col. Vav. A. Ii. Miller of Llano is at Tho Monger. How the Tong Noo Ulk kor obtain the i remlous stones. The Region in which Gema including rubles and sapphires have for the paint ten years own found lies situated on the Western Side of the Ambo Dlan Peninsula about 240 Miles Southeast of Bangkok and covers approximately an area of 100 Square Miles. The Center of that District is Jha Tabun a with a Eood Harbor connected with bang Kok by a line of three Small steamers running at regular intervals it is stated in a recent report to. The foreign office that within three hours walk from Bangkok to the Northwest is ban Kasha where rubles of a very inferior kind Are still uptight by the local Inheh giants both siamese and chinese Tonroos or Pitt live of pegu Aud burmese Ilo not work there. Again twelve hours d Stant from Cha Tabun Are the mines of Maug Kruusi with a mining population of about 100 in All mostly a few native two Days from Chantabul in a southerly direction is the District of Krat with mines from Wiloh rubles Are extracted and but few sapphires. The Toomsoo workers there number about 3000 on the Eastern Side of the Hill i auge and three Days journey duo East from Chau Laburu Midway be tween that town Aud Bat Tambong Are the Pha Ihu mines the most extensive and most frequented of All. Here there Are Between 4000 Aud kubiea1 and Aap both found the latter be ing More abundant. The rubies at these diggings although More rarely us Atwith Are said to be of higher value Luau those discovered at other places in Biraui. A Stream Wiloh rises in the Hill ranges passes through the neighbourhood of the mines of its Way to the thalo Bap Aud Cambodia River. All three of these 1c rung Krat and been or shortly will be Conoe eded of mining leases. The method of out Aluig the pre Clous Stouta As described in the journal of the society of arts London la identical at All the diggings in the Region of Bangkok and la As follows Tho intending Digger on entering the District pays 8 Toals 5s 3d to the head burmese British Buhr Job appointed by the British legation and responsible to tue governors of Batta Bong and Chin Tebuu according As the fees received Are derived from or Krut Uil Noa. Beyond this tax there is no further fee exacted. The siamese government claim no right to pre empt gems found or to Pur Chase at Market value All stones above a certain Carat weight As was Theoa Heln Eurinah. The Toug Eoo Dos rarer s first object is to discover a layer of soft Yellowish Sand in which both rubles sapphires Are de potted. This stratum lies at a Depths varying from a few inches to 20 Beetou a bed of Suo Oil on which to precious stones Are found. A pit h dug until this corundum la sex ii austed Aud the soil removed is then taken to a canal or one of which runs in Trio air new of the minus both at Phal in and Krat where it is mixed water Aud a eed through an Ordin Ary hand Selve. In Bis search for Tbs Peculiar alluvial do Post which is generally free from admixture of Clayey Earth the Digger has often to penetrate into the Jungle that Growe thickly Aroun combining work of Clearing with the occupation of Gem do glug. The to goos do unt appear to form h4as Only two weeks More before Stock taking. Darius this time tremendous reduction in prices Are not in immediate need it will pay you to Antici Pate your wants now. Iso remnants and single pieces. If you consisting of Wilton Moquette body Brus ingrain at nominal prices some cd lev a. A. I we have made into rugs of various sizes suit Able for All kinds of rooms which we shall offer at half the actual Cost. Matting entire Stock must go if prices will do it. Prior to the arrival of our Spring shipment to arrive january Isth charge for making Aud laying carpets. The old reliable re1nhold Becker established 1870. Always carries the largest Aud Best selected Stock of furniture in the always b to reduce some we will sell for tue next misty at never heard of prices Tho foil Froat bargains chamber suits sideboards. Emf Poniers bookcases cabinets fancy stands uits Tete divans rockers lounges Rattan Duodv Bru idols from we do not pose As the greatest living people or the omy Worth ones Webre however Supcoe i in or delves fire a St in the Liou Teofll. Bookek. Wolff Marx. Handkerchiefs three Pine upside non on Street near two Street Rar lims. Can to had at a Low if bought this property will Only by on m Tirkot for a Short time. Ixo. I. Co. Themselves into companies for Mut Ual assistance or division of profits. They work principally in twos and threes Aud if Chauhoa Lead them to discover a Gem of any value they either undertake a sea voyage to or Calcutta for the purpose of obtaining a Price for it them selves with the dealers in precious stones at these places or consign therae questions to an agent while they themselves continue to search for More. A process of migration is continual i v going of among the ton goos of the different mines the work ers Pas King from one to the other according to the reputation of a particular mine at certain periods. Artificial or mechanical processes for the washing of the soil have As yet been introduced nor have gems Beau discovered in fissure veins of soft material embedded in crevices of hard Ruck or in Crystal form. Rubles Aud sapphires Are found a All the gig sikh. Often deposited Side by Ile in the same layer or stratum of . The Ruby of pigeons blood color is rarely if Ever met with. The color of the blam Ruby is usually Light red 01 a Dull Hue. The Sapphire in of a dark Dull Blue without any of the Elbs High is the distinct Ive Mark of the Burmah and Ceylon Stone. Stones Resech Long garnets Rai her than rubles Are of Judd in the dried be in of water courses at a tie if Hoo North of Bangkok Anil there is every reason to believe that also equal if not Superior to those disc Vereil in the Southeast i it throughout the Jun eng District. Thone hitherto obtained Are the merely of surface Soratos bugs by the Tongsook marriage . Henry Ste Isidorf and Katie ally. Knox and Mary m. Fox k. G. Kerps and Antonie Pusch Munn. John Starr and Mary Jerkins. 5, 10, cents and up. Baled silk at 75 cents. 25, 40, 50 75 japanese Init kid loves 50, 75c, 1.50. Pair. Fans 25 cents to each. Gents scarfs 25, 50 and 75 cents. Silk umbrellas for ladies and gents at to each. Ladies hats and bonnets. To piano covers to Paris combination dress Robes to Black dives Silks 75c to per Yard. Criore Silks 4oc to per Yard. Ladies and misses cloaks to ladies dresses ready made to misses dresses sizes 4. 6, 8, 12, and German Dank table sets cloth and napkins to match to each. Cor. Commerce and Alamo streets ii m Viii. C. Ii. I Iollar. Do Wilur in Wall paper .s3. Artists mid Noiin firs uni removed to 217, e. Llou Alou Street. 12 24-u Little town of wan Marcos has of Sra All pin and has Quad Uii Tineil Antonio no Pas Neit Srery of the railway being allowed to get off at that place yesterday. Want 10 buy. We have a Cash customer for resident lots in second word somewhere within s or 4 blocks of Washington Square. Apply to so. T. Co. 1-Stf the watchmaker and jeweler has moved to 283 com Merce whore he will be pleased i to serve his customers. 1-g-lt. Will buy two Fino nil Dunz on government Heights addition. Located. A certified Check on Isam Maverick a copied As Cash. T. H. Johnson office of Cord Wool for Sale. For Resi Post Onk Well seasoned Cord Wood full measure Kina ranted or Ders at Jacob Dulnik a military Plaza or Telephone 261, will receive prom i alien thou. Prico nor Corri delivered

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