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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - January 19, 1891, San Antonio, TexasSan Antonio daily Light. Published at san Antonio. Bexar county. Texas. And registered cat the Post office As second class mail matter. Volume 3oo san Antonio Texas monday january 19. 1891 Loki Al National Bank. Ban Antonio Texas. J. 8. Lockwood. President . Safe Deposit vaults grand opera House t w. Tuesday and wednesday with wednesday matinee january 20 and 21. Little lord Fauntleroy under the management t. Henry French the Broadway theatre new York. No Advance in prices. Prices Loc 25c, 35c, 5oc. Thursday saturday evenings Jennie Calef a Little Friday eve. And saturday matinee the Little Barefoot office now open. Mission Garden Pavilion saturday and sunday january 24 and 25. Only two performances in this City the world renowned baritone. Campobello in grand operatic scenes and ballads Alao Mips Grace Porter s Prano miss and other Talent. Price admission saturday 7oc, 8 -11 Day 50c. Tickets Sale at the Pavil Ion during the week. 1 19-6t a great Opportunity acres Fine land at per acre. Acres land in Western Texas watered by two never failing rivets pure Vith living in different places the tract. Railroad runs through the land for 40 Miles and hns t stations within its Boundary. The has an ele vation from to Leet above St a and an average rain fall according to the signal report for the ten years 24.2 inches per annul. Trie country is formation and is broken up into Hill Valley table lands producing Mesquite and Gramma grasses which Stock thrive All the round without other fond. Fifty Miles Fence will enclose the whole tract the increase can be easily counted from 70 to90 percent. Stock can be hipped direct from the Tariche thus avoiding Long drives. A like amount land can be leased from the state Tor 10 3ears at the rate 4 cents per acre annul thereby a ranch acres. For furl her particulars Call address John t. Co -7-tf no. 4 e. Commerce St. Antonio Texas. The annual masquerade Ball tue. Association will be git at convention Hall saturday february 7th. Tickets 50c, to be bad the Mem Bers at the Ball Geo. Wanner Otto Gerlach Fritz Wesp Conrad Flaig. A pamphlet information and St t he Laws growing u to obtain patents. Creato. Copyrights taut Munn 361 Broadway. New latest Teleg Kachic. Associated press dispatches and state specials. Up to the time going to press the weather. Washington Jan. With Light rain. Five. Mia Ouia moot., Jan. Men were shot by two masked men at Mccarth Vilie yesterday. Attachments. Helena mont., Jami. Ments have been issued for against the big mining co. The u. P. At St. Joe. St. Joseph mo., Jan. Will be instituted to restrain the Union Pacific from removing their general offices from this City. American National. Kansas City Jan. National Bank examiner took charge the american National Bank today. Closer relations. Chicago Jan. Is positively asserted that Secretary Blaine has made overtures to the Canadian government to establish closer Trade re lations Between the United states and Canada a Cherokee Boom. St. Louis Jan. Movement to invade the cherokees Tripis Assum ing proportions Jan. 29 is the Day set. Harry Hunt Oklahoma Fame is his Way with too Boomers. At it again. Chicago Jan says he has been asked to fight Blavin for a purse he says soon As his engagement is ended he will give to Silviu to stand for six rounds before him. Removal. C. H. Mueller dealer in Wall paper artists and painters supplies Bias to 217. K. Clouston Street. 12-34-tf the Irish leadership. Dublin Jan., the event Dillon elected to the Irish leadership Brien will return to America to continue the work interrupted by the Parnell difficulty. Bad Irish news. Dublin Jan. News from new tipperary is far from encourage ing1. Those who entered the fight there against the abuses landlord ism May be said to have surrendered after being unmercifully beaten by the enemy. Goes to the Alliance Atlanta ga., Jan. Elect Gordon declares that he will join the Farmer s Alliance and advocate its principles. He wants Bouthern Alliance men to remain democrats but is waiting for Western Alliance men to make up the third party. World s pair report. Washington Jan. Chand Ler report the world s fair hits Chicago Between the eyes. It says that there Are two organizations exercising conflicting jurisdictions and that the fair cannot be successfully conducted tinder these conditions. Another educator. Helena Jan. New paper called the new Era published by coloured men the former editors the Southern review and people s Friend makes its first appearance. It is a neat eight Page weekly with Patent inside. It is one the Best newspapers published by coloured men in the state. Has to Tell it. St Paul minn., Jan. Man Flo Ley the Western Pereen Ger association appealed to judge Nelson to be excused from testifying before the Federal grand jury in the interstate Commerce Law cases now under investigation the ground that what he knew the matter was not personal but official information. Judge Nelson ruled that he must Tes tily. An old Bank president. New York Jan. Dowd for seventeen years president the Bank North America sent in his resignation saturday at the meeting the directors the Bank. The resignation was accepted but . Dowd was continued the Roll at half salary for Lite. His regular salary was a French freeze up. Snowstorms Are reported from Bordeaux and per Vigneux. Traffic All kinds in those cities and the surrounding regions has been brought to a standstill. In the department Dordogne All the Rivers Are Frozen Over wolves Are ravaging the sheep pens and several have been Frozen to death. Late telegrams Down from private. Spe Cial and other sources. Gov. Hogg s majority in officially settled at the rails for that Extension to har Bor Island will come a a few Days. First National Bank Ara Oaas pass report 8 deposits. Manhattan life reports a Reserve held for policy holders. The shipping Bill seems shelved for the present. There Are some Republican senators who will not vote for the Force Bill. Congress will Send a Supply Coal to the destitute in North went Kansas. Cuero Farmers report ground in splendid condition for crops. Bryan develops a Case smallpox that is promptly quarantined. The first National Texarkana re Sumes t Oday with the old officers. The Hostiles Are quietly surrender ing and the War scare is at an end. The East tipperary landlords have gained a Complete Triumph and ail stores Are in the bands bailiffs. A procession Edinburg workingmen Parade m sympathy with the railway strikers. The Washington Post says the Sil ver Bill if it pashes the House will be vetoed by the president. Carpet works at Skuy Tell burned loss and employees out work. New braunfels paid 10 cents for Cotton saturday taking in Over Bales. The tree planting spirit has taken deep hold in t Orne the new towns along the Lino the Arkansas pass. A Large Nursery and fruit farm is to be opened within one mile huge. Corsicana has a Dos Esterous Blaze in fighting which a fireman is seriously Hurt. The death George Bancroft american historian is recorded at the Ripe age 91. The citizens Alliance plants itself at fort Worth and a Texas Branch is formed. There is a revolt in the chilian Navy As Well As a revolution in t he government. An explosion sewer in Chi Cago wrecks plate Glass fur radius three blocks. Captain Rosen thai Comfort Texas is dead. He had been 38 Yea a a resident Texas. The Senate has a 30 hours session Over the Force Bill and it was a circus most the time. The Silver Pool committee examine the Globe Der Nocita correspondent Stevens who gave Owenby Silver Miner Utah As his authority. The attempt to Force the election s Bill through equate will be made wednesday thursday. Ecuador will fund her debt at a Low rate interest and government will provide interest payments through increased custom duties. The army Ami Navy officers who Are to Bear world s fair invitations to foreign nations have received their commissions and will leave at once. The Snow is deeper and cold greater than Ever before chronicled in Kaut Prussia Germany Austria and Hun Gary. That surgical operation in which one Hundred knights Templar gave their cuticle to make new skin Lor a brother was successfully performed at Chicago yesterday. The Bexar representative at Austin Mcelwee prevents a Bill regulating voting which virtually requires registration As it compels the voter to Snow her poll tax receipt. Ellis a Hill county peddle shoots his partner rip arks in a quarrel Sparks having drawn a knife. Ellis is at Large. There Are very conflicting reports concerning the railway and Telegraph strikes in the Northwest. The Busi Ness men All Over seem to sympathize with the strikers. Less than 100 guns have so far been turned in by the Hostiles but More Are coming daily As the indians grow More confident that they will not be massacred. The memorial London jews to the Czar in behalf their country men is returned with the information that the Czar does not receive such communications. The heavy lumber firm quent Sherman Hinna machining pa., is in trouble. The first National sus que Ana has filed claim for Patton coloured representative from Polk county introduces a Bill making first class railway fares in Texas 4 1-2 cents a mile. Hotel Marvin Findlay o., wrecked by an explosion natural and two girls killed. The explosion was so great that it rocked the whole town like an earthquake and blew out the flame which caused it to that no fire followed. Four others Are fatally injured and will die among them the proprietor the hotel Anson Marvin. Coloured conference. Mobile january circular has been issued by representative coloured men for a conference to As semble in Montgomery tuesday feb. 3, at noon for the purpose Takin into consideration matters interest to the coloured people the state. Among these Are better a com Odetious railroads and Public conveyances educational facilities the treatment convicts and con vict system the necessity support ing newspapers conducted in the in Terest the race the question race recognition at the world s fair and to petition the legislature in the above matters. Gives it up. Ottawa ont., Jan. The repeated and unsuccessful efforts which have been made by the Canadian government to secure reciprocal Trade relation with the United states Hir John Macdonald hns refused to make any further Advance in that direction. Securities drop. London january securities have dropped and one big firm is involved in consequence. Asked to resign. Chicago Jan. The resignation Frank Mcgrath president the Kansas state Alliance will be re Quested. He is charged with having frequent consultations with Republican leaders not in the line his presidential duties. A town turned. A Envik col., january 19 City Al Omassa has been almost destroyed by fire in a High wind. Loss very heavy. Election Bill. Washington january the elections Bill was taken up by the sen ate today. The us Oral lecture. Or. Lark s iconoclastic discourse at the weather yesterday was extremely Fine enabling most every one to be out in consequence which a Good appreciative audience assembled at Rise he s opera House yesterday afternoon to hear . York deliver his lecture mistakes in Eligio the speaker took his stand in opposition to the biblical stories creation tall Man. And the redemption bringing Forth the various arguments employed by the great liberals the past and adding new ones to these in his own forcible Way. The lecture though slightly Radical for some his hearers was received with continual applause. Or. York remains in the City but two More weeks when he leaves for fort worth., where he Speaks Lor six weeks. He then goes to Denison and Waco returning to san Antonio for the state convention. Clit Yard Elliot. A this morning . G. G. Clif Ford this City and miss Eleanor daughter capt. We. Elliot de ceased were United in marriage. The ceremony a one was performed at the the Bride s Mother Soler Tad father Smith St. Mary s church1 officiating Only members rhe fam Ilies interested being present. The doctor and his Bride Are very Well known in san Antonio being natives this City. The Bride be Longs to one our old families and Hasa Rostof friends to wish her Joy the event so quietly celebrated. The doctor is one the rising Young men this state and sure to make his Mark in his profession. His practice is remarkable for so Young a he has All those qualities the Stu Dent and investigator which assure Success. Doctor and Clifford for new Orleans this morning to be absent a week. The Light extends them Hearty congratulations and a warm Welcome their return. Amusements. The stowaway Given saturday and sunday nights at the grand was Beautiful in Scenic effect and Strong in action and plot and was presented by a splendid company each and every part being Well assigned. Round after round applause burst Forth from the audience As each startling Beautiful effect was presented and an the curtain went Down the last act the audience cheered to the Echo. Tomorrow night wednesday mat Inee and wednesday night Little lord Fauntleroy will be presented at the fraud. At Rische s. The Jennie Calef company played saturday afternoon to a packed House composed ladies and school Chil Dren and the orphans the City. Little Barefoot was presented. A Good House greeted the same com Pany last night when Little Detec Tive was Given. The same Bill will be Given tonight and tomorrow night. Price a year gun Gump and Gin a combination that landed one Man in hoc Ana May swing another into eternity. About six clock yesterday after noon a officer Gray waa relieving the Sunset Man for supper he was in formed a murder that had been committed and set out to overtake the fleeing murderer horseback. He run upon him near bitter s to Aloon Austin Street chased by a crowd six seven men. The fleeing Man reached the pistol to the officer and quietly accompanied him to the station. This Man has killed a mexican near said officer Gray As he turned Over the weapon to night clerk Kohr. The mexican looking for someone u speak to explained himself to Andreas Brown As follows 4tl had no intentions shooting the Man. It was an Accident. He had the pistol in his pocket and i snatched it in fun making the motion As though he were snatching the pistol from the Man s the gun went off. It was All through an the charge assault with intent to kill was made against the Man he giving his name As Oevering Garza. The hooting occurred Crosby Street near the Square Hun dred and fifty Yards to the rear bitters Saloon. From All accounts there were three men in the party every one them being full liquor and fight. It Naeema that an altercation had broken out Between Garza and Havo the wounded Man for they were seen according to some people in the neighbourhood to Start the flight by throwing stones 8oou after the snot was fired and Garza waa taken by the officer. Kavo is a Young fellow about 25 years age and works the Railroad. He was to have died at half past eleven last right from his Bullet having penetrated the body in the Region the bowels. The a outed Man Liea in the the Corner Hack Berry and Crosby streets. Early this morning fully comprehending the seriousness the occasion Justice Herron and unstable Matins proceeded to a Little hut behind the Sunset round House to hold an inquest the dead body Jose Kavo the mexican who was shot yesterday evening in the bowels and reported dead. The Justice found Tavo wonderfully improved this Nairn Init Brigt h and Clear speaking about the Accident to All about him he told parties this morning that Garza and himself had a quarrel in which he attempted to wrest the pistol from Garza when the latter Drew the weapon and shot him. Garda is still behind the bars. Runaway. We. Renter was run away wife yesterday after torm Commerce Street by his team horses owing to the Tongue breaking acid frightening them. He was thrown out at the Corner Pella Street and severely bruised. The team was caught main Plaza. A Leper Village in Columbia. A Fetra Uge Community is that Agua i Dios the Leper Village in Columbia described by our con sul at Bogota. Situated at about fourteen Hundred feet above the sea level with a dry Sandy Sod and a temperature 82 to 80 degrees fahrenheit this spot has been chosen for the Lazzaretto by the govern ment account its ancient reputation for the cure leprosy. Some five Hundred and Twenty sufferers from this terrible visitation dwell Here and form about one third the population but the most remarkable act regarding the settlement is that lepers and healthy persons Are de scribed As living terms perfect intimacy there being no specific Leper Quarter though every House m the Village stands apart in a Garden. Or. Wheeler states there is no Case record the disease having been contracted Here by contagion. Evou w tie re lepers have married healthy persons the husband wife has never been known to take it from each other. On the other hand Mournful fact is admitted that child Ren born such unions Are generally news. Broken. Bartley Shannon aired 60 was knocked Down and run Over by a Carriage last night while he was crossing Avenue d at the Corner fifth. One leg was broken. He was pretty Wei used up and the Accident May prove fatal to him. Henry Delight the negro teamster Tio was shot by w. B. Taylor in a quarrel seven Days ago died yester Day at half past 11 in the morning. An inquest was begun about 12 by Justice Herrou and a warrant for Taylor s arrest was issued de Knight s funeral held at p. No. Yesterday was largely attended by the coloured people. A postmortem examination to de Termine the course the Ballet showed it bad severed a main artery. That United states dry Dock com Bein Tranaas pass

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