San Antonio Daily Light Newspaper Archives Jun 25 1891, Page 16

Low-resolution version. To view a high quality image

Start Free Trial
San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - June 25, 1891, San Antonio, Texas Che Baruj Sis. Thursday june 25. 1891. First bicycle meeting. An Overland ride of wheelman to Houston proposed. The first state meet and races of the Texas division l. A. Vv., will Convene at hoist a july 3 and 4, under the auspices of the Houston bicycle club has sent invitations to or. John Stappenback and All other wheelman in this City to attend. The first Days program consists of an address of Welcome by the president of the club with response by chief Consul Hope. L. A. W. Bus Ness will then be transacted after which Houston will be toured on a wheel. The second Day will see a Fine Street Parade with prize for largest club in uniform picnic at Magnolia Park and in the afternoon the races will begin As follows l. A. W. State championship. Safeties one Quarter mile. Safeties one half mile. Safeties one mile. Ordinaries Oue Quarter mile. Ordinaries one half mile. Ordinaries one mile. Obstacle race one Lap. Ride and and run two laps. Boys race one Lap. Prizes will be Gold and Silver als and cups. Or. 8tappet Beck will make the trip to Houston by Road starting sunday if be can get other wheelman to accompany him. If not he will go by train. Med professional cards physicians. Fisher or. C. E., Homeopath 1st and surgeon no. 205 St. Mary a Street hours 8 to 9 a. M and 2 to 5 p. Ai. Tel. 428 Largen t. J., physician and Simeon office Soledad Block Corner Houston and streets. Braden or. C. Of a a specialist Eye ear nose and Throat. Office 18 Pecan Street Telephone 392, hours to to 12 a. In. And 8 to 5 p. M Conner or. L. A., specialist Eye eau nose and Throat no la w. Commerce St. Hours 9 toll amp 8 to 5 p. In. Johnson g w specialist Eye ear nose Throat. Soledad blk. Or. Wilke treats private chronic and woman a diseases. Office 228 Dolorosa St bet. Military amp main plazas . Cures cancers tutors and skin d is eases. Consultation free. 228 Dolorosa St dentists. Drs Johnston amp Caroli dentist. 275 Commerce St. Residence 202 Avenue a Telephone 526. 624 Tinkham or. C. E., dentist Stumberg blk., Cor. Houston and Navarro vegetable Gas Given for painless extraction Blondin a. H. Dentist no 2 East Commerce Street next to Bridge nitrous oxide Gas Given for the painless extraction of Teeth. Breeding amp son or. J e dentists 281 East Houston Street expert Crown and Bridge work. Hays r. L. Dentist 68 of no. 29 West Commerce Street dined and wined. Yesterday afternoon a party of friends of or. Jiavanna Riorda As Seii bled at his residence Corner Matamoras and Concho streets by invitation to a Fine dinner presented by the Host on the anniversary of St. Johns Day his Patron Saint. The dinner was a Model for its excellence and was served in style. It was purely a regulation italian dinner and wines and words were All from the Pearl of the Adriatic speeches being made by messes. D. Quasso f. F. Gigioli Attilio Caldani of la pro Progresso newspaper of new York and by others. The Host received Marks of esteem i Mcginnis amp Davis in the torm of valuable jewelry Anil i Ward Whyte laughing Gas and vitalized air for painless extraction Bridge work office 254 Commerce Street. 6i3tf lawyers. First class saloons. Silver King Saloon h. Tuttle proprietor Corn Sercom Meree Aud Flores Saloon. De. Diesselhorst a Saloon 44 w. Commerce wines. Liquors an attached. P. A Roost Bank. Fine Gars. Lunch counter accountants James Anderson chartered accountant and no. Ii East Houston Street. Auditor a test Cane. A keen local lawyer says the present grand jury is invalid and All of its acts on account of the juror a. By. Clair not being a citizen of the United states when summoned and selected by the jury commissioners. He took out his final papers of citizenship on the Day the grand jury was empanelled and after he became a citizen he was not selected or summoned As a grand juror by any officer hence holding his seat merely by Sufferance. These objections at length will be embodied in an Appeal in the John Lanton Case. Mid summer clearance Sale of seasonable dress fat ales Low shoes and slippers and the largest Stock South of mensa youths boys and children a hats furnish ing goods and Riverside Park. Tonight there will be a Moonlight picnic gotten up by the messes. Cd a Vin and a party of Young people. There will also be a live Pigeon shoot this afternoon. Friday june 26, the Brothers with the pupils of by. Mary a College will give a school picnic. Saturday june 27, there will be nothing except innate in the evening. Sunday june 28, vocal and instrumental concert under the auspices of Beethoven Maenner Hor. Sundays programme will be the Best of this season. Fashionable tailor made Cloetingh dress goods no such value Eyer before offered As we Are now showing in this department slow lines have been touched up to a show of life sharply bought Job lots and much that is new have been added prices Are now marked to a notch in keeping with the leanest purse bargains never before seen in san Antonio. At nine cents five thousand Yards Fine american Gingham Ecial counters Worth i2jc every Day in the year this week 9c per Yard at on up Wolfsont a. At obit a Yard Choice French Challies Pine Apple tissue Organ Zines Etc. In All the Light Breezy patterns so popular just now for summer gowns would be bargain houses want 16c to 18c for the same goods. Wolfsont a prices this week at 12per Yard. Rather name. At 16 cents a is Chutong Pongee ii than the Dainty Cotton cloth so full of freshness 1 is misleading suggests silk Dainty Cotton cloth so full of freshness and Beauty that bears the India mull and Batiste Are All rivals for popular favor. Many less Progress pretty bouquets from friends. Many of his his career closed. Capt. John Eckford Well known real estate agent and abstract or of land titles breathed his last yesterday afternoon at his residence on Evergreen deceased had been ill for a Long time from a chronic disease and Good nursing Only prolonged his Lite. The funeral occurred this morning the remains being Laid beside those of his wife who died three years ago in the City cemetery. Capt. Eckford was from Aberdeen miss., coming to ban Antonio in 1854. He served As quartermaster of the thirty second Texas regiment in the last War and after the struggle reign barked in business. Attorneys at Law. German and Spanish spoken. 216 main Plaza tel. 224. Crenshaw j. Lawyer room no. 7 Soledad Block. Walling w. W. Lawyer practices in All the courts. Office in Witte bldg Cor. Houston amp Soledad its. Grigg Walter lawyer prompt attention to collections. Office Corner Houston Aud Soledad streets. Hays f. M. Lawyer room 3 Devine building Soledad St. Next sunday will see a much larger number of people go up on the excursion train. Everybody who went last sunday were perfectly delighted with the trip. The train will top at the Falls and Guadalupe River Bridge to let Oft and take on fishing and picnic parties. One enthusiastic visitor pronounced it the most Beautiful country in Texas. Their new officers. Alamo Council no 466 american legion of Honor have elected the following officers for the ensuing six months f. Herff commander. V. Loeb vice commander. H. Faust orator. W. Schuwirth Secretary. C g arts collector. Lea Ahu guide. J Oppenheimer chaplain. M. Jackson sentry. D. Jenny Sentinel. Two new members or. Braden and h. Denecamp were instructed last night. Building permits. Blas Kun Lawick dwelling Matagorda Street 7th Ward. F Mio and a Kitchen 950. Ii. Rilling Kitchen and dining room Lafitte Street 7th Ward 9700. I. Berry dwelling. Marshall Street. 4th Ward ll.200. Mrs. Irlender addition to Kitchen Avenue d. 5th Ward. Frank Marsh shed for moulding East Houston Street 5th Ward. Edward person at 254 Market Street. San Antonio tex., handles the following goods by the Carlo id and less o. K. Building paper. Medal Brand rooting. Tar paper. Deadening Felt. Sheathing and plaster Board. Corrugated Iron. Y. Crimp Iron. Hooting tin pitch Etc. 5-18-tf important to Oil Consumers. You can have your Oil and gasoline measured and delivered from the tank Wagon by telephoning no. 543, Mission Oil company. Faucet cans for Oil furnished. Office 18 Alamo Street.__6-8 of. A old paper. Or. Moore of the firm of Moore Aud Schramm has a fac simple of the first number of the Baltimore journal and Maryland advertiser of August 20, 1773. It is now the Baltimore american. In it Are Many interesting things among them a real estate advertisement by George Washington. Architects. Albert Beckman architect 105 Navarro Street Reynolds company architects rooms 2 and 3 Soledad Block Corner Houston and Soh dad Street land agents. Hambleton j no. T. No. 4 East Commerce Street buy and sell on Cornu Mission. Dignowity James v., buys and Sells real estate office Alamo Plaza old Post office building. Insurance. Eichlitz amp Tobin general insurance agents office in the old Post office building. 6-9 of Washington life j. B. Day manager office in the new Wright building Houston Street. Glean up the City. Editor Light i sanitation is of the utmost importance to every City and is now neglected with impunity. Healthfulness has always been one of the chief attractions of ban Antonio and it would do her an irreparable injury to lose this attraction through the neglect of sanitation. The several sanitary inspectors should thoroughly examine every lot in the City and have All trash and rubbish removed. The heat of the weather will steadily convert these piles of trash and rubbish into hot Beds of disease and cause them to Send Forth malarial exhalations to Poison the air that we must breath. Prevention is much better than cure As Well As far cheaper. Every citizen should set to work to have his lot placed in perfect cleanliness. Sanitation after disease shall have broken out is like Locking the stable door after the horse has been stolen out of it. By All Means let ban Antonio be placed in a state of thorough sanitation without delay. Can to get away. Improve our sidewalks. Editor Light my recollection is that the City government has at various times ordered sidewalks to be Laid Down on a number of streets in our City but that property owners have neglected to comply with these orders. This condition of thing ought not to exist. No governments can be properly run without system and method. All orders to Lay Down sidewalks should be enforced promptly and firmly. The Council should ascertain where property owners have neglected to Ley Down sidewalks in compliance Wlton its orders and at once take the Neces Sory Steps to enforce its orders. A business administration is always successful. Nothing is More comfortable in a City than excellent sidewalks and Good Street Crossings. Besides they Render a City pleasant and attractive to visitors As Well As impart neatness and tidiness to a pity which is a great Desideratum. Let the laying lows of sidewalks be looked after. X. M. C. Sive merchants want 25c, Wolfsont a Price 16c per Yard. At 19 and 21 cents big bargains in Bastiste Organ Dies sateen Etc., some goods sold for 25c. Wolfsont a always in the Lead. At 35 cents Twenty pieces mohair grenadines never before sold for less than 50c per Yard Wolfsont a Price 35c this week. See our nine ninety five tailor made suits for youths Young men and matured gentlemen. These suits must not be classed with the Ordinary ten Dollar suits being so freely advertised by other houses. They Are Superior in Quality make up and finish to anything Ever before shown in this City for a third More Money in Short they Are the same goods that we were formerly compelled to sell at $11.50, $13.75 and $15. Our goods Are reliable and in Ever Case satisfactory we want your Trade. We sell everything in mens youths boys and childrens clothing hats boots shoes and furnishing goods in medium and Fine grades at a saving of 12to 20 per cent to our customers. Bargains in mensa Low shoes. Lot no. I contains 162 pair oxfords and Prince Albert styles for youths and men Worth $1.50, at $1 pair lot no. 2, at $1.25 Worth $1.75. Lot no. 3 at $1.75, Worth $2.75. Lot no. 4, at $2, Worth $2.75. Lot no. 5, at $2.50, Worth $3,50. Lot no 6, at $3, Worth $4.25. Lot $0. 7, at $3.50, Worth $5. Lot no. 8, at $4, Worth $5.50. Besides Many bargains in ladies misses and children slow shoes Slipper and oxfords including Russett Lawn Tennis and Coquet shoes. Special hosiery Sale this week at prices that Are a sealed letter to All competitors Send for specimen copy of our monthly fashion catalogue mailed free on application. L. Volfson san Antonio Texas. Main Plaza seven Moke d insurance Wjk. P. Endow met Safe and cheap hers Only to reliable. For Mem-11. Johnson Secretary. Miscellaneous notices. In All branches it paper hanging and Only firs class men employed at 217 Houston Street by c. H. Mueller. Perfater Bros. Amp co., House painting paper hanging training Carriage painting hard Wood finish and Fine furniture work a specially. 872 s. Flore St. Davis Eugene contractor and builder. No. 10 main Plaza. Earl j. T. Horse Shoer and anatomist of the Hoof. No 12 n Flores St Opp. Frohbose amp Santleben a. Catholic books musical Inspru neuts and office of St. Marys review 311 East Houston Street. Charles Boyle manager. 621m Hagy Bros., carpenters and builders office Prospect Hill is mates furnished on All Kiu Sof work. Visiting cards free apply to feed Small City circulator for the daily Light 4 Commerce St. The Interior of the Earth. From the week one of the most interesting questions relating to our planet says prof. G. P. Serviss is that of its Interior Constitution. Observations made in deep mines and brings indicate that the temperature increases As we go downward at the average rate of one degree Fahr. For every 66 feet of descent so that if this rate of increase continued the temperature at the depth of a mile would be More than Ioos higher than at the surface and at the depth of forty Miles would be so High that everything including the metals would be in a fluid condition. This View of the condition of the Interior has been adopted by Many who hold that the crust of the Earth on which we dwell is like a Shell surrounding the molten Interior. But calculations based upon the tidal effects that the attraction of the Sun and Moon would have upon a Globe with a liquid Interior have led bar William Thomson Aud others to assert that such a condition is impossible and that the Interior of the Earth must be solid and exceedingly rigid to its very Center. To the objections that the Phenomena of volcanoes contradict the Assumption of a solid Interior it is replied that unquestionably the heat is very great deep beneath the surface and that reservoirs of molten Rock exist under volcanic districts but that taking the Earth a Interior As a whole the pressure is so great that the tendency to liquefaction caused by the heat is Over balanced thereby. The whole question however is yet an open one. Days is allowed you to take advantage of our a precedent offerings in boys furnishings especially in boys clothing shoes hats Etc. We have a line of Madras. Outing flannel and Percal waists at 50c, Worth 75c. J an Assort i ant of the celebrated a Star waists,�?T7 Odds and ends at 75c. Prices have been positively in boys clothing an elegant assortment of Sailor suite Jersey suits Kilt suits and sack suits in sizes from 4 years to 14, regular prices ranging from $5.00 to $9.00. We have marked them at the uniform Price of $4.05. We ate Selling boys suits at $1.00, $1.50, $2.00 and $2.50, Worth 50 per cent More. Wash Kilts at $1.50, Wash Kilts Vest front at $1.75 knee pants at 50c, All Wool knee pants at 75c. Special Fob gents elegant night Bobes at 50c, All Linen collars at 10c each. A Choice line of neck Wear in puffs bows four in hands decks and windsors at the popular Price or 25c fir Choice. Our Stock of gents furnishing goods is As Complete As any in the City and of uric prices will compare favourably with new York and other Eastern cities. We have received a new and Complete assortment of ladies misses and children a shoes in Patent leather ooze bed Tan Goat and Dongola in All the latest styles and effects. We can fit anyone. Wolf amp Marx

Search all San Antonio, Texas newspaper archives

All newspaper archives for June 25, 1891

Browse