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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - June 8, 1891, San Antonio, TexasSan Antonio daily Light published at Antonio. Belah county Texas. And registered at the Post office As . Volume 121 san Antonio Texas monday june 8, 1891 Price a year Lockwood National Bank. Antonio Texas. .1. 8. Lock Wood president , cashier. Safe Deposit vaults. Mallory line new York Texas Stenni Sipco to Newyork direct Stemmers leave Galveston every wednesday and saturday. The cheapest and most delightful route to new York mid Europe for through tickets staterooms Etc., apply to Hie Mallory line office i Commerce St Young Ben l South n pass r agent the Washington Lii e insurance company of new York. Assets if you contemplate insuring your life Reserve decision until you have examined the plans methods and practices of Hie Washington life. J. B. Day manager southwestern dept., san Antonio Texas gone to the Wall. June 8.--Qoorge James broker has liabilities of to discharge tie receivers. New York the meet ing of Missouri Kansas and Texas counsel for the company stated that the receivers would probably be Dis charged next tuesday. Gives satisfaction. London june selection of or. Mccormick to be european representative of the Chicago fair has caused general satisfaction Here. German vessels arrive. San Francisco june Fleet of three Sophie and com Mand of Admiral Valois which left Yokohama for this port May 3, have arrived. Grip ravage s Alaska. San fax Cisco june Schooner c. F. Hill has arrived from Kodiak Alaska. She brings news that the grip is creating great havoc among the natives. Hundreds have died at the rate of a dozen per Day. There Are no doctors on the Island and no medical stores. A Long drouth. Thibodaux june drouth has now lasted seventy four Days. Its effects Are being seen everywhere upon everything animate or inanimate. Men Are reduced to Straits to obtain drinking water while cattle Are reported to be dying in numbers for want of grass and water. Will meet the payment. June Marvalo minister of finance has made an arrangement with a Paris Syndicate which secures the payment of Tho portuguese loan. A poor banana Man. New obu3an3, june italian named a. Pietro a fruit Vendor doing business at the Corner of Caps and Franklin streets reported to chief Caster yesterday that he had been cheated out of by two unknown italian Confidence men. Avants a Pordon. June Ike Vincent the wife of the defaulting is in the City with Strong petitions to the governor for the Pardon of her husband now serv ing a fifteen year sentence she has Noc yet presented them. It is not believed that the governor wll Pardon him yet awhile. T drouth affects the Market. New Obi jeans drouth has seriously affected the vegetable Market. A visit to the markets of the City will disclose the fact that the prices of vegetables has gone up to prices which almost exclude them from the tables of the poor. Corn and potatoes have taken a decided Ilse. Illinois Stute Kincai nement. Springfield 111., june is now settled that the Encampment of the Illinois National guard this year will be by brigades instead of by regiments. The 1st brigade encamp ment will occur july 18 to 25, and the 2d brigade August 4 to 11. Late Telegraph. Associated press dispatches and state specials. Up to thelme of going to press Monterey and Gulf exp hit. Monterey hex., june Sive preparations have been started by the Monterey and Ulf Railroad and the people at that City or a Mammoth exhibit at the world s fair. It will comprise Woods precious metals fabrics pottery Etc. Big trotting stakes. Lexington ky., june in the history of the trotting horse breeders association has there been such a list of entries As Juet received for the Guaran teed stake to be trotted for Here nest october. U marry. Chicago june is announced that Gen. John m. Sub Ofield com Mander in chief of the United states army who in a widower and who in now in the West will soon be mar ried to miss Georgia n. Kill bourse of Keokuk to. The Date has been fixed but is not Given out for the present. The wedding will take place either in Chicago or in Keokuk. It will be a High class military affair. Real Louir b clemency. Ixon Don the land Bill is Atill Likely to occupy the House for a week. Or. Balfour has sent a Mes Sage of peace Aud Good will to every evicted tenant. Evicted tenants can claim a Preemption right and will Only be Able to Benefit by the clause within six months after the act passes but the provision saves from Nln Many a victim of the plan of Campaign. On Short time. Louisville june Tives of Kentucky manufactories which operate 3200 looms Here in other South Ern cities met Here Aud determined to run Only two thirds time for the next fifteen weeks. This will reduce the output the unsatisfactory condition of the Trade is Given As a reason. Declines the Ulsan Opalek. Nashville tenn., june t. F. Gailor of Sewanee who was elected Bishop of Georgia some time ago has declined the office. The people of Sewanee Aud the students t the University of the South especially Are jubilant Over his decision. The convention to elect a successor will probably be held in Atlanta three weeks hence. Hungary s wine crop Hurt. Vienna june received from different parts of lower Austria Moravia and Hungary All re port heavy storm s. Tremendous damage was done in the win growing districts of those of the Empire. A number of horses were struck by lightning and killed and in some oases labourers who were at work in the Fields were stunned by the Light Ning striking near them. Black Junvik veterans. Free Post june a meet ing held saturday it was decided to hold a reunion of the Black Hawk survivors in a few months. It is pro posed to hold the reunion at Timm a Grove where the fiercest Battle of the War was fought and where stands the Only Monument to the Black Hawk survivors in existence. There Are a Large number of survivors in this Section and Many who reside in various parts of the country have written signifying their intention of being present. Knocks out the Trust. Nashville tenn., june David m. Key of the United states District court for the Middle District of Tennessee saturday decided the Case of the United states is. The Jellico Mountain Coal and Coke com Pany and others better known As Coal Trust Case. The decision is in favor of the government. The Case was the first test brought under the anti Trust Law past by Congress at its last session. Business and pleasure. St. Louis june Spanish club of this City contemplates arranging for a business excursion of its members to the principal cities of Mexico. The proposed excursion will occupy about one month s time. The Cost it is thought will not exceed for each person and Roost Likely not Over it is believed that Many of the commercial houses of this City will have some representative who takes an interest in their Spanish american business join la the excursion meet the mexican Mer chants personally and learn their customs and methods of conducting business. The trip will embrace a journey of some 6400 Miles. Late telegrams boiled Down from private special and other sources. Beeville votes Down the by cent tax on to run schools with. Luling and Seguiti report heavy rain saturday night. U. S. Minister to Italy Porter goes to Scotland on a vacation. Postmasters salaries at fort Worth and Houston raised to British legation quarters burned at Santiago chill. Over a dozen persons were killed in the late Thunder storm in Vienna. Prices of Grain advancing in mad rid and poor people suffering. A democratic split is threatened in Ohio and the clans Are uneasy. Hill has the new York delegation fixed for the convention in 1892. Democrats Are greatly afraid of too Rabid Iree Trade utterances in Ohio. The pay Slonis s Retreat dedicated at St. Louis Cost Duke a Lubbard kills june Bice at Franklin an unloaded Guin As usual. Crops in All the Gulf count country Are magnificent. Henry Nickel g. A h. Mau suicides at Louisville by. Balmaseda s new Congress Iesue an address against the Chili revolution. Anarch 1st riot at purls nud six of the ringleaders arrested. London omnibus Drivers on a strike Cabot Are running. London omnibus Drivers will com Promise 01112 hours Lime. Dewitt county is not suffering for rain but would take a Shower. Caldwell county reports abundant rain for All crop requirements. Caldwell county commissioners will build court House and Lytton Springs. Several portions killed others injured and buildings wrecked by the ital Ian earthquake. Sharpshooters of North America hold tournament this week in St. Louis. Farmers Alliance and democrats will make a Lively fight in Virginia for control of legislature. Customs collections Galveston Are per month at Elpaso 000. Michael Davitt s world which started out with circulation is dead. Earthquake shocks originating in Lombardy Aud Tuscany Are Felt All Over Italy 1c la rumoured that the Itata landed part of her cargo at topically before capture. Houston bars were closed yester Day but opened at Midnight for the thirsty. S. Samuels files deed of Trust for Benefit of creditors at Marlin liabilities woman Board of missions m. E. South Church opens session at fort Worth. Hon. W. H. Burgees is again on the Seguin streets after two months sick Ness. The workmen s pension Bill a captivating All France. One for work women will also be introduced. Iquique press is very bitter against the United states for taking the Itata without allowing her to land her arms. The Ozar invited to Paris wants to know if the nihilist Colony has disappeared since the murder of Gen. 811 Siv Retoff. There is some feeling Between the Republican league and president Harrison according to democratic authority. The German people Are hot on account of continued Grain duties but there is no Freedom allowed to their is Eon tout. Cash Register com Pany protected in the courts against infringements of american Casu re Gister co. Dynamite As an engraver is the latest scientific discovery. The Deli Cate tracery of leaves is impressed on the hardest Iron by the explosive. Three Vonderburg Brothers bitten by mad cattle in Atchison county is. Two have died and the other probably will. Monsell a new York Crank who works the preachers for Money arrested for shooting Rev. Wright who refused him Money. The american consulate Flag is half masted at Ottawa Aud All Public and private buildings Bear emblems of mourning. Sir John s body will lie in state at parliament House tuesday be taken to Kipton wednesday night burled there thursday. Increased Coal output. Washington june census Bureau has made Public a bulletin on the subject of bituminous coat production in Pennsylvania. It shows the output of the bituminous regions in that state to have been Short tons in 1689, nearly double that i reported in the tenth census j Short stops. The people Are saying. The people have Little patience with a Public servant who mistakes Billingsgate for official blackguard is a disgrace to the Public service. Very Little comment has been made Over the new fire alarm Job it seems to be a part of the paid fire depart ment Job thac Haa been set up on the people. The taxpayers have been saddled with n very expensive Experiment. These called test of the new fire alarm has thrown suspicion upon the whole transaction. If the new system is All that is claimed for it Theu it should have been submit Ted to a Complete test. Five boxes turned Luis no test at. All. No defence has been offered to the Public of the part of the City admin for its action in doing away with our excellent Volunteer depart ment. In time to doubt a paid Firo department would have been Neces sary but this emergency has not Beau reached. The people Are opposed to nepotism when they elect a Mau to the position of mayor or Alderman they Don t elect All his family and blood relations. There has been so much mystery such an utter disregard for the peo ple exhibited by the present City administration that there is a general Lack of Confidence in the mayor and councilmen. Mayor Calla Rhau s prolonged absence in a foreign country does not seem to annoy the City can draw their per meeting just the same As if he were Here. A Lection of officers at a meeting of the St. Albert s society hold yesterday afternoon the following officers were elected for the in Gulup year president Alex f. Pollok. Vice president v. Wandzora. Secretary c. Weiss. Vice Secretary Alex. No Chou. Sergeant at arms a. A. Zyzik. Vice Valentine Gonell. Treasurer Theo. Weiss. Relief committee Dobro Wlosko Taos. Watzlaf Stock. Is. Mark s Church. A Large congregation assembled at the above Church last evening. The vested choir of boys and men Ren dered the choral portions of the ser vice for the first time. Considering the fact that the choir has Only been under training for six weeks their initial service was a Marvel of exact Ness the Quality of tone being pure and the ensemble impressive. The organization is under the direction of or. Pedder and other members of St. Andrew s brotherhood connected with tit. Mark s Parish and Bour organist of the Church is the choirmaster. The following was the order of service last evening processional Onward Christian Sullivan. Magnificat chant in a bar hour. Nuno chant la Anonymous. Hymn before Sermon softly now the Light of Weber. Offertory hymn Gad that Madest Earth and recessional Jesus the very thought of oratory hymns. D. Quasso the old reliable Southern tailor carries a Fine line of summer suiting and will guarantee a neat and stylish fit. The Tea gown s birth. It seems a Little Odd does it not says a writer Lor the new Yora re Corder that a Tea gown a fair woman most approves is modelled though she does not know it after the death Robe in which the Queen of scots Laid her head upon the Block. Would anybody suppose there were such associations joined with the Long Robe spangled with with its train and its Borders of feathers and its Angel sleeves and its wide Medici Collar of lace and its Chain of Sweet smelling new work for women. An association of London women is about to open a new business As con tractors for the care of City conserva tories window boxes balconies and Small gardens. It will personally Supply and superintend All orders employing men Only for the digging. Once a week one of the lady Garden erg will Call to attend to the conservatories valuable plants in rooms Etc., and leave orders for what is to be done until she comes again. People wishing to close their town houses leave their plants in charge of the ladles. Swan Ley Hort Cular College is about to open a ladles department so popular is this work among women when a woman will occupy a separate residence Aud devote the Days to theoretical and practical work. Torn visitors. The City at the disposal of Tho drummers. The National travellers protective association excursion of about 250 persons. Including Many ladles arrived last night in san Antonio at o clock and were met at the depot by the reception committee t. P. A. Of Texas and escorted to their various hotels. Nemen another hotels received their quota of the guests and housed them comfortably. Many of the gentlemen took advantage of the Fino night to see a few of the sights by Gas and electric Light and others were Content with remaining at the Olels till bed time. This morning the reception committee was astir arly and had the musical Union baud corralled at 9 o clock and Awak ened the sleepy guests it the main hotel by the bursts of the Brassy throats of Tho horns. After a few minutes spent ill arrangement the band headed tie procession which moved from Plaza Down to Commerce Street to the head quarters of put d., t. P. A., where a Fine bowl of Champagne punch was prepared Aud passed around. Then the first vice president of the Texas t. P. A. Bade the Welcome to the Alamo City and made a very felicitous address. Fifth vice president c. J. Hanks National t. P. A., responded Aud after More music and refreshments the Uia Roh was taken up Down Commerce Street to fiores thence to the West end Street car depot where the Long line of electric cars were boarded and a two hours excursion to the popular Aud pretty suburb was take. The party re turned at 1 p. Re. For dinner and will reassemble at 4 p. Alamo Plaza where carriages for the drive to Riverside Park and the missions will be taken. On their return the Govert Merit military Post will be visited a o clock when a military dress Parade will be Given in Honor of the guests. After Parade a return through the City will to made at o clock Aud a rest of one will to accorded them. At the banquet at the menger hotel will be Given and the guests can their Dis pose themselves to their own Satis faction. They leave tomorrow mom ing. Pre8h prom the Wikes. Of Industrial organizations which will unite with National Farmer s Al Liance meets at Lacrosse wis., to Morrow. Sepoy prominent la the Manipur massacre was hanged today. From Shanghai says English missionary customs at Ning Niang have been murdered and foreigners Are appealing for help. Vienna dispatch shye the Czar has rejected the proposed French Alliance. By. Dec u increase Stock of St. Louis an san Francisco company. Indictments against Geo. I. Gibson charging conspiracy to destroy Bohnfeldt distillery were quashed by judge Blodgett today. The times hns a Fine tribute to the late sir John Mao Donald. San Imp sense Cave in the Waterloo mine this state killed several men. Excursion of six care from Ashland Park was derailed or Ashland Avenue last a Fht but no one was seriously injured. New Lizzie Abbott Clark sister of the late Emma a Bott will offer the remaining 000 Worth of the late Prima Donna s wardrobe for Sale Here. The principal singers and artists will take part in the great fete and Tombola for the Benefit of the russian jews. Glasgow Mulloch a glassware House and a Large ribbon establish ment burned today. Loss great omnibus strike began yesterday and scarcely any of the London omnibus company s vehicles Are running 5000men and 1000 horses Are Idle. Men fired shots at each other at a Church near War rior this state yesterday and one was fatally injured. Wedding of Gen. Jonn m. Schofield and alias Georgia Kilburne will soon take place. Muncie of Muncie and j. 8. Sullivan of Brazil ind. Fought the middleweight Champion ship yesterday. Sullivan won in 14 rounds. New As the place of meeting of the next National demo cratic convention is advocated by postmaster Dickinson of Cleveland. Ban Francisco and other cities also want it. The matter will to settled next february. New of the states Cut in the face in a fight with or. Oliphant and others is doing Well. He denies that to threw Lila hands acid said he was unarmed

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