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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - January 13, 1891, San Antonio, TexasSan Antonio daily i published at san Antonio. Bexar county. Texas. And registered at th1 Post office As second class mail matter. Volume 295 san Antonio. Texas tuesday january 13. 1891. Price a year oct Good my Bank. San Antonio Texas. J 8. Lockwood. President . Safe Deposit vault grand opera hot Jse t w. 3---nights 3 engagement of or. Frederick Warde a Compaq led by the distinguished artiste mrs. D. P. Bowers and a great company of , Macbeth monday Jan. 12, Henry Viii tuesday Jan. 13, Virginia associated press dispatches and state specials. Up to the time of going to press Stab cart to death. Columbia Tenn Jan. James h Andrews and t. V. Lane Down met in the Street and renewed an old quarrel which resulted in an Drews drawing a knife and stabbing Lane Down to death. Late telegrams Down from private. 8pc Cal and other sources. Yielding. Birmingham Ala Jan. Ter Day the striking at bloc ton returned to work and it is believed thin will break the strike at All Points. Wednesday and thursday Jan. 14-15 Pri Tisse Apfl West s lint Reli larger greater and grander than Ever before. 1 the March of the imperials. The laughable fun of graph. A horrible 4 log Cabin the Beautiful Monte Cristo first part no Advance in prices. The angelas new York Jan. Picture hone Angelus which Haw been on exhibition in trus country Lor some mme. Was shipped to Havre Yetter Day morning of the la Gas cog tie. Sold. 8epalia, mo., 13. Thebe a 1k Warsaw and Southern Railroad been sold to l. O Mcnair and George c. Smith of by. Louis tru teen of the bondholders Lor at sheriff s Sale. Improving Cotton quotations Are predicted. Senate continues discussion of the Silver Bill. Senator Vance is Reno mutated by Acala Matious. Houston will Issue City Bonds for her Street improvements. M. H. . Heavy furniture dealer of Houston Dies of smallpox. Texas hotel men Are to meet at Dallas in convention March 1st. Wells druggist of fort Worth fails exceed his assets. In Rische s Houston St. Opera House opened sunday Jan. 11, at people s popular Loc 25c, 35c, 5oc. Sand monday and tuesday Jennie Calef a an America i Princess. Wednesday thursday Aud saturday Little buffets Prida night and wednesday Aud saturday matinee Little Barefoot. Matinee prices he and 25c evening Fri Efi a 35c Ana 50c. Box office Bow open. Great Opportunity acts of Fine land at per acre. Land in Western Texas a Ierta by tvo never tailing rive pure Vater v Ith intr Var ii m u n i aces the tract. Inns the land for 40 Miles and Lour s Ailious within its Boundary. The land 1 us anew to tation t f re in i 2.7w to Leel above sea level and an average rain fall a coming to the signal report for Ile ast ten years of inches per Man fun the count re is of Lime Stone formation and in Bicker up into kill i d Tolbie India big nest site and Grant it a gras is on Stock thrive nil the Junr m d without other d. Gift Miles of Fence Villen close the whole tract tie pee can be easily i d from 7d to90 percent. Stock can be Ped direct 4he Rai die thus avoiding Long drives. A like amount of land can be Jeat de from the state for 10 years at the rate of 4 cents per Acie per annul thereby a Lanch of acres. For fitter Haiti colors Call on John t. Co no. -7-tf on of Texas. The annual masquerade e i of the association will go ten at convention Hall saturday february 7th. Tickets 60c, to be had of the Mem Bers at the Ball. Geo Wanner Otto fee reach Fritz Wesp Conrad Hervy Sui far output. New Orleans Jan. Flu Crar output on Evan hat i Plantation will 4500000 b lie Alliance leads with 4 800 000 pounds. These Aie the two larg est Gugar la the state. With his boots on. Montgomery Ala Jan. 13 a Lite a commotion was caused at the Central depot monday by a Man Baxter of Paris Tex., falling a fid. He had and a Check for sewed up in bin clothes. His body was shipped to Tex at after the oui is. Tyler Jan. Hardware store of Dilley con Kajjy Mansfield was entered by burglars last they Secu de eleven revolvers of Dif Ferent valued at but left undisturbed everything Fine. The night before the store of Brown Douglas was broken into hut the burglars were scared away before secur ing any plunder. A now rond. Pecos City Tex Jan. 13 the weather o bad the Pecon Val Road will be to Eddy new Mexico tomorrow arid through trains from Pecos City will put on at once. The pening up of this Road will be Worth millions of dollars to the Pecos Valley t ravers ing As it the Rich agricultural country whirl Hus Rimai Iid i developed for ant of facilities Tor marketing the products. Inland navigation. Chattanooga Jad. Arrangements have been made for a regular service of steamers Between Chattanooga and St. Louis a result of the open in to of the muscle Shoals. The first Steamer leaves Chattanooga on the 20th of the present month for Millerton Ala., below the Shoals where Transfer is made with the 8t. Louis and Tennessee packet line. The Steamer ply regularly be tween the two cities. I Rike. St Paul minn., Jan. 13 freight strike is on at this is being the Supply station for the u now in the Field. While the govett neut had of its Transfer Urey were per Day but on 1 the last two conic Arioth appeared on the and reduced the compensation so that the teamsters could i of make More than per Day. a Well organized stride. Hearst very Low. New York january Wash special Days that senator Geo. Hearst is at death h door. His family have Given up All Hope of his recovery and the relatives have been Moneo to his bedside. Evil Lara r Hearst the senator s son has just arrived. John Foll Utby who has charge of the senator s at Chihuahua Mexico end . Ortiz the manager of the senator s mining property Are also in Washington. Breaking oat there. North Yakima wash., Jan. 13 the Yakima indians have been indulging in ghost Dane a for several Days and fears ars now expressed that some of the Blanket indians May join the the Yakimas number about 3 800, divided into civilized and renegades. The former Are greatly in the majority and mostly Well to do Farmers some of them being quite wealthy. These Jive dear the Agency Headquarters at fort Simcoe. The renegades Are Blanket indians who live Aloi g the line of railway and who Are Well armed and under control of the medi linemen. They have been obtaining much whisky of late and Are becom lug quarrelsome. Piste Ruu nera Nave been among them and it is said they Are coming with chief Moses indians from the North. Gen. Miles will hold no Parley with the they must come in in Small bands and surrender or fight. Senate passes Bill amending Spe Tiou Law for military prisons. Some Hostiles come in and Are Dis armed but they Are not numerous. Committee of House on rules is Din charged from considering the Silver Pool. Heavy storms in new England do great damage to railways and ship Ping. Dallas reports a heavy fire on main Street and telegraphs fort Worth for help. Cotton burned on Galveston wharf 40 Bales ruined 100 slightly data aged. Scouts spies and interpreters be Lieve that a quiet surrender will be made. The Kansas Alliance legislature crowd say there is no show for in galls. The death of receiver Eddie of the i. G. N. Occurs at Pasadena Cali fornia. Judge tuly of Chicago enters decree Adverse to claims of bucket shops. Miles compliments Buffalo Bill and the Nebraska state troops for their efficiency. Reported trouble with the Cana Dian indians in the Northwest proves a canard. Browning and Miller will ran a neck Aud neck race for the Texas speaker ship. The North British railway is suf Fering severely from the railway strike in Scotland Spanish free traders meet and denounce the protective policy of the government. The Alliance members of the Texas legislature take to part in the speak ers Bip contest. The Hostiles Are surrounded and very d is advantageously placed for a successful fight. Judge Durant is robbed at Paris Texas of in Money notes Aud Bank certificates. City of Washington Steamer arrives at fort Monroe badly battered in a storm hat Cras. The Nouet sensational reports Are in circulation in Dakota but no general fight has taken place. Houston is flooded with counterfeit Silver Douarin and the Baumb refuse Tiit in by the Echo full. Passenger coach on Road from Lar Edo to Corpus Christ upset near san Diego no serious injuries. Hayes county wants the dec retard ship of state the adjutant general ship and several clerkship. The Oregon legislature will elect a Republican senator probably the present incumbent whose term expires. Oriental hotel company of Dallas mortgage its property for to Complete building and equip the House. Baker of the Eightieth representative District will introduce a Bill into the Texas House for the australian Ballod. The Hostiles Are not permitted to enter the Pine Ridge Agency and communication across the lines is for Bidden Steamer new Bedford from new Bedford returns to her Dock badly damaged and with a big Hole in her port Bow. House appoints special committee of five to investigate charges against members accused of being connected with Silver Pool. The Canadian government brings Salt in the Case of the captured sealer which will compel the United states supreme court to pass upon the Posi Tion held by our government. Quay introduces a substitute for Hoar s Force Bill. The president in the Bill is Ira powered to suspend the writ of Hareas Corpus at will and employ armed Force of the nation to protect the officers entrusted with carrying oat the provisions of the Bill. Regulators. Nevada mo., Jan night about 50 masked men armed with to the House of John Beasley near City and ordered him and his step son to leave the county within 48 hours. They accuse Beasley and his step son of Petty thieving. York on 8al.vation." for the the lecture of or j. A. York at Rische s opera House last sunday on the above subject was very Best one i have yet had the pleasure of hearing him deliver. The doctor said he Felt pious and for that reason took his text from the Bible of that memorable subject where the Jailer being frightened by the earthquake asked his prisoners Paul and Silas what shall i do to be the do Tor explained and expounded the matter according to his own ideas and the principles of reason and common sense. We said very truly that if his adversaries in this e to had their Way they would hang him at 10 o clock on the Morrow. In my opinion the Man or woman who can not Bear to have their ideas Aud beliefs sifted to the Bottom generally have a very weak foun Dation for the Structure of their beliefs. Truth will always Shine no matter where it May be found either among liberals or christians some people cannot Bear tie South it makes them angry Aud desperate for it knocks their paper houses to to Aud among All Ages and people there have been those formed who were ready to die Tor their ideals of Faith. At the close of the lecture there was a business meet ing Aud our genial Friend John h. Copeland was elected president of the society. I have heard and been twisted about it that the liberals composing or. York s audience were Burns and but it was ouly necessary to hear the names of the committees appointed yesterday to see Trie falsity of the accusation. Why some of the most Brainy and influential men in town and some big financial gang comprise the society men who look upon life As real and not a dream. It is proposed and intended to build a Large hand some three Story building for the Liberal element of this City the lower floor to be used f r stores the second to be kept forever As a Hall for free thought Atid Liberal ism Aud the third Story to rent for offices so that tue building would Fina scially be a paying one. Or. York has great Faith As to the future of our Beautiful City. He says she is just Awakening to the of what she is May become. I heartily wish and Hope the building will be a Success Aud if it is pushed ahead now it will Hoo ii become a reality. Evolution teaches the doctrine of immortality. Nature teaches there is no death for All seeming death in nature is but the resurrection to a newer Aud More Beautiful existence in another sphere of life. There is no death the stars go Down to Rise upon a firmer Shore and Safe in heavens jewelled Crown May Shine forever Jan. 12 1891. Magnolia american fruits of the Tariff Lor wages. Now York press. The importations of the new York custom House Tor the month of october were valued at which did not show any falling off on account of the Mckinley Bill be cause to much was rushed through during the first five Days of the month before the new duties went into effect. Rut the importations for the month of november were Only and As there were some largely increased importations including goods on which duties were reduced or abolished this Means the expenditure of at least More than for american wages instead of foreign wages. Strike in Leavenworth ka., Jan four Hundred men employed by the leaven Worth Coal mining co. And 200 employed by a Home company struck today against a reduction in wages from 4 1-2 to 4 cents per hour. The mines Are Idle. No disturbance has occurred. Drowned. Paris Jan., persons were drowned in trying to Cross the scene on thin ice today. Antona. Pine Ridge Jan. Hostile Indiana have camped one mile from the Agency. More Are arriving and none have come in to surrender. Cuzzi warmer. Washington january by warmer tomorrow. The prize fight. New Orleans Jan. State attorney general has asked the May or to Stop the prize fight but he will not. The City ordinance permits Glove con tests. Don t like the w. U. Chicago Jan. The an Al meeting of the Board of Trade Yea Ter Day the president advanced the suggestion of Chicago merchants establishing their own Telegraph lines. Municipal Fink electric railway Speed pegu lated. Routine business disposed of special session to be held on thursday. Council met in regular session All present Bat Alderman Reinat i. Petitions and memorials were received and referred As Fol lows George Dullnig to Lay pipes through the any Tor the conveyance of natural Gas George Witie for Brick building Altu lumber studding on Dolorosa Street citizens for Side walk Corner Commerce Aud in cos Street Coles Tine Greaser for damages to property in widening Garden Street. Bam Benet was permitted to Lay a larger pipe from Yuri building to River and Reagan hous ton to withdraw his proposal for Sale of proper by to City of the West Side of Alamo Plaza. Council went into committee of the whole upon the petition of the Alamo electric rail company for Exten Sion of time in its matter was referred to Conn Mil tee on railways and Council will met thursday afternoon o hear report. City engineers estimates were adopted for mad e ditch along Martinez Street to River or Oak Lum Ber Bridge Over ditch of Avenue sub do vision Eug Lwood was also presented commits lottery report on widening Crocket Street from Losoya to the River was ado and ordered published. Report on widening of Gray son Street was referred. Two were presented by attorney granting an additional right of Way to Esau Antonio Street rail Way the several petitions of citizens referred to the regular committed in last Sessi n. Were reported favourably Aud adopted. Electric fire alarm. The location of electric fire alarm boxes As fixed by the Council is As follows Austin Avenue and Grayson Street military Avenue and quit mat Street military Avenue and Crosby Street arson Ami Hackberry streets. Duval Aud Mesquite streets Austin Aud Sherman streets. Hur Leann and Olive Hornet Aud Nolan and Nolan and Naco doches Crockett and Bowie. E is Commerce and Wal nut East f oilmen a and Alamo Alamo and Al Leta Waer Street opposite North water and go Lead. Goliad and Santa Clara. Water and Mill Presa and Cedar Aud Vine Turner and k Nir William pert4da and Adams grand Avenue and Dallas Isan Park Gate Taii Pedro Avenue and Laurel Street North Flo res and Frederick Suburu Road Poplar and main Avenue. Main ave nue and Macon Street. Warren and san Pedro Avenue and Elnira Street Carudel and Acequia Augusta and fourth Acequia it reef North of and Salinas Soled Iid and East Market and Yturri Dwyer Avenue and Nueva Houth and g lean South Flores and Arsenal South and a Aishah South Flores Oid Lacha Pelie Leal and Cusmai Nort Tialdo Aud Morales. Leon a and Morales Hidalgo arid East West Houston and san 8aba, West Commerce and South Pecos South Laredo and Durango Mata Noros and South Pecos san Luif and South coma i Olim and Solado South Laredo Aud South Pecos. Unfinished business the mayor Laid before the Council the ordinance to regulate the Speed of electric cars within the City limits which was on ice third Reading. A Derman Rogers offered to Amend by placing the rate of at ten i leg instead of eight Miles per hour within the one mile limit. The amendment was adopted or. Rogers moved to further Amend by inserting fifteen Miles instead of ten As to the City within the two mile limit clause. Adopted by eight yeas against three nays. Author amendment was then adopted fixing Tho rate of Speed at Twenty Miles an hour outside the two mile limit. An amendment offered by Man Kalteyer fixing the Speed Over culverts Bridges and around Street Corners at three Miles per hour was unanimously adopted. It was also provided that the alarm Bells shall be rung for a distance of at least seventy five feet before the cars shall reach and pass Street Crossings and treet i n Ter s dec Tion s the ordinance As amended was then adapted by nine yeas to two nays. Al Dermen Kalteyer and Wulff voting in the negative. The Council then adjourned until next thursday. The advisory Board of the presi Dent s railway conference adjourns. Senate passes House Bill authorizing Oklahoma to Issue Bonds in Aid of Choctaw Coal and railway company

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