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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - March 7, 1887, San Antonio, Texas B. Smith amp son who arc strictly Onnink merchant tailors Are receiving n line line of Spring and Hummer mining of German English scotch Ami French goods. Our prices Are a Way satisfaction and fit guaranteed. Call on them and Price their goods before purchasing elsewhere. B. Smith amp son 12-9-tf no. 44 West Commerce St. San n i the i stipple extracts Are a1 to Mort Beauty in Piet de Saratoga fair out hark. Florida Orange Blossom prints Ida sunny South Fedora Mabel re two Iii Flower Quot a1 Mexico White Heliotrope in i ii of Tho West Lover Blossom Cherokee we Killen i mylar. Vergiss mein night Otoe Bod it Kiel to Ftp More doors to no id Only at Henry a. Blair a drug store no. Rust Cost Pierce Street. Telephone no. 29# volume Vii number 40. Grand Clearing Sale on account of removal As our readers Are Well aware we have purchased the Large space of ground Corner of East Commerce and Alamo streets and will shortly erect thereon to accommodate our rapidly increasing Trade a commodious and magnificent store House larger in fact than any in Texas. As we intend to open up with an entire Stock we Wilson monday january 24, ofter one of the Granges i Slaughter sales Ever held to this City. We have marked Down our Large Stock of san Antonio. Texas monday March 7. 1887, Only $5 a year. Latest Telegraph news from All parts of the Globe Conde Naod and rolled Down. Clothing clothing All grades of menus and boys suits overcoats pants hats boots shoes Etc., Etc., will be sacrificed and at prices Seldom met. Like inducements offered in All our other departments comprising dress goods flannels blankets quilts All Cotton piece goods such As Gingham plaids Cotton flannel print maans and domestics. House furnishing goods pique and Honey comb spreads Lake curial mall Neu and Turkey red damask napkins towels towering Etc., reduced to prices which Are bound to take. We respectfully invite the ladies to Call and see our cloak and hosiery departments and see prices that will astonish them. Do not fail to visit every department in the House for reductions have been made on everything. Joske Brothers j Alamo Plaza san Antonio Texas Riverside cafe restaurant. Simm Ang amp Hampel proprietors. Lune i and meals Oyster fish game 12-2 Bra at All hours. When in season. Go. H. Kal Tebb president. B. J. Mauermann Secretary. W. E. Jones supt. C. B. Baumberger manager. Alamo Cement company. Manufacturers of Alamo Portland and roman Cement Gray and Hydraulic Lime and building Stone. Is also dealers in imported Aud Domestic Cement. White Lime hair plaster and Chimney flues. Our Dement is used in the building of the state capital office and warehouse 207 and 209 Acequia Street. Works and Quarry near head of River. Cholera la officially declared epidemic at Montevido. The greek Chambers has elected m. Ang Ennos president. Six cholera cases and four deaths Are reported from Catania Bluesy. An explosion of tire Damp near Mons Belgium kills 144 miners. Cotton Oil Trust certificates have gone booming from 49 to 53$. The strike of the Cleveland. It Yard men threatens to become serious. A strike among St. Louis bricklayers is threatened. Charles j. Peterson the Well known Philadelphia publisher is dead. Dallas proposes to erect 500 houses during the year 1887. Arkansas forms a state agricultural association. Farm work at Abbeville la is six weeks in Advance of last season. Cleveland pardons polygamous Evans and Hank defaulter Bald win of Newark n. J. Russia stands in an attitude of a i told you so in relation to the Shi Stria revolt. The withdrawal of the. Franchise from Alsace Loraine is threatened by Germany. Walter Camp Leader of the Yale University Ball team has been arrested for murder. The swedish Assembly has been dissolved for refusing to vote the estimates. The italian Chambers have been summoned to meet March 10th, thursday next. A coloured preacher 102 years old marries a fresh Ebony Damsel of 70 it loan Oake Ark. The rebutting evidence sustaining the allegation of the outrage Memoria lists is very Strong. Bulgaria is making Short work with her insurrection its. Russia will soon quit fooling. Llano county As in Many others the ground is so dry thai blowing cull Mexico announces a Tariff in which duties on some United states goods Are largely reduced. Tho Steamer Harris left Brownsville tex., on saturday with a full Load and $8,000 in specie. W. Linskie. A Dallas undertaker sues the fort Worth Gazette for libel grow ing out of the burial of Joseph Hulbert. The Force in the Marshall railway shops this year will be largely increased. Armour a co. Deny that they have made any Compromise with the Oil Trust company. They will build their own Oil Mills. Police patrol of Hie levies Between Memphis and Arkansas City is needed to prevent the robbing of employees by negro gangs Over too robberies and 20 murders having been committed tills Winter. Senator done intends to come before the legislature of Florida for re election Ami will a talc unfold concerning political misdemeanours in High place that will justify him for assenting himself from tile Senate House of sin ail these years. Louis did no to die. Louis Schroeder a restaurant keeper. Of Beeville recently visited san Antonio and seems to it Ive bad a Lively time of it in our City. When he got Home lie was naturally depressed and evidently came to the conclusion that after tile Good time he bad Here a quiet life in Beeville was not Worth living but he did not a die w11is his hoots on a so he got a coloured Wailer to take them off then lie took what it thought tube a Farewell drink of Dunnum a physician was called and he soon frustrated Schroeder a a desire to be Ait Angel. Personal. F a it asm a h. D. Kampmann president Sec. And manager i Flone Star in brewing come a. Celebrated lager and specially brewed select a bottled Beer guaranteed absolutely pure. San Antonio Texas. Always to the front ii. Volfson with a its of Gigantic Stock mall departments special attention called to the gents department Mere hauts advertise in various ways such As a Selling out at Cost a a damaged goods a a Etc., trying to Gull the Public that they possess Peculiar advantages by which they Are enabled to sell cheaper than their competitors at the same time Selling at a Good profit. They perpetuate a fraud on a generous Public by offering a lower Grade of goods which Are palmed off us Good and sold As first class. Each season it has been my Earnest Endeavor to improve the Quality and make of goods and to sell them at a reasonable profit giving each customer his Money a Worth in each Purchase. In following out this course i have been successful and am proud to say my bus mess has increased each year and is i Jusi of och coed of the larges and most Complete establishment of the kind in the South. A mar during Tbs blazon i will Oiler extra in ail department. A l. Wolfson . Corner main Plaza. San Antonio Texas. Not be done. No formal tenders or acceptances have been made in the inter Agate Commerce commissioner ship. There were Toi vetoes of Bouge Bills on the floor of the clerks office at Wah in ton saturday. Attorney general Garfield thinks that the presidents Power to sign Bills expires with Congress. The wants of the Bir Manghum Post office have attracted the attention of the postal department. Manning a resignation takes place april i. The appointment must be made not later than april to. The meconites by special vote reject the Council a a agreement with the waterworks Aud Gas companies. Currency comptroller Calls for a statement from National Banks at close of business March 4. The Theresa Cohn failure at York was a Complete one. The $205,018 nominal assets Are Worth $15,979. Wheat sales in York agitate the Board and prices Advance 1$ events net 13,000,000 bushels changing bands. Bismark will renew his spirit and tobacco Bill of the temper of the rely Stag in the army Bill debate at All warrants it. The Church Bill May prove a Bone of Contention in the Reichs tug. On this question there is great diversity of feeling. By the falling of a scaffold at Denison on saturday afternoon one was killed Krank Shelton und Frank fall fut Aily Hurt. King Humbert of Italy refuses to accept the resignations of his ministers and after a conference they resume control of affairs. The Brunswick railways have been worse blockaded since february 14tb, than at any time for to years. The blockade continues. Minnie Hauk has opened a fortnights engagement in Amsterdam. Bite is Well received. The King of Belgium presents her a Gold medal. Sir Michael Hicks Beach has resigned the chief Secretary ship of Ireland and Balfour Secretary of state for Scotland takes his place. Nine of the rus tuck prisoners Are under death sentence. Toe troops who took part in the revolt Are in prison. Order reigns in Bulgaria. Persistent attempts Are being made to Burn the terries of the Pennsylvania Central co. At Jersey City. So fur they have been frustrated. Mrs. Sarah Robinson and Annie Townes of Cambridge mass., Aru both under indictment for husband poisoning. Joseph w. Bingham of the Indianapolis Sentinel suicides under a severe attack of insomnia which rendered him deranged. The free Bridge business at Waco is at a stand still. Tile town and Hie Bridge owners Are at a Block and no Prospect of agreement. The reach Stag commences debate on the army Bill today. The Bill will have Srpui 45 to 76 majority. Movement will be made to dose the debate at a single sitting. Montreal is discussing the retaliatory aet of Congress. Opinion settles Down to a conviction that the question is purely a Marine one and confined to a limited area. Corpus Christi joins the general lament of Texas for rain but has an abundant Supply of measles. The Artesian Well has reached 360 feet and they Are still Boring. The governor of Sonora has ordered the mexican lieutenant who invaded american Soli with Bis troops to be turned Over to the United states authority without delay. Grover did not intend to veto the River and Harbor Blit but delayed signing that he might first read it. He Wilt sign if not prohibited by Law. He thinks he can sign it . The River men at Cincinnati and Tho merchants there and in St. Louis Are in consternation Over the River and harbours Bill and consider its not being signed As Cleveland a greatest Blunder. The pad to express company employees Are All ordered under arrest in Mississippi if they attempt to do business As the state tax of the company $3,000, has not been paid. The Coronado and Leonti county seat War in Kansas is being investigated by the adjutant general he will order the militia to the difficulty if necessary. Drought commissioner Ferguson has returned Home. Or. C. Croskey a Well known Boerne re is visiting friends Iii the City. Or. James Thomson who represents Brown Thompson a Cois in the City. J. M. Martin is at the Southern from the City of Mexico. Santos Benavides of Laredo is registered at Lite Southern j. B wills of Tyler is at the Southern. He wants to Purchase Udo Beeves. Or. A. Santleben is Able to attend to business being convalescent. General w. Suffolk of Seguin is at the Monger. Or. August Henning assessor for Medina county is Iii the City from Castroville. W. W. Walling Esq. Was today appointed Deputy City attorney by City attorney Bergstrom. The halons Nat d. Jones and their manager the genial Edwin Warner Are staying at the Manger. Capt. B. F. Buzard and his ranch per net m. Hillard Are stopping it the Monger. A the Hon. Temple Houston the Well known senator son of Sam Houston is rustling around with friends Iii Hie City. Or. B. E. Hadra of Austin spent sunday in san Antonio with his numerous friends. T. A. Rodriguez a wealthy sheep owner of Atascosa county is at the i Southern hotel. Mrs. E. M. Fly wife of inspector Fly of Eagle pass is visiting friends in the City. Senator Douglass of Sherman spent sunday in the cite yesterday and was around with his old Friend or. Pettitt. James f. Ellison Marfa w. B. Nichols Gen. John r. Baylor c. W. Griffin Uvalde judge w. E. Goodrich Seguin and i. A. Franks Pleasanton Are at he St. Leonard. Col. T. F. Fisher live Stock agent of the Missouri Pacific railway a w Mccullough general passenger agent to. Pacific and j. E Galbraith general freight agent of Hie same Road Are in the City. A Good Rains Are reported As far As Boerne and the same report comes from the Southern Pacific line. Or. And mrs. J. D. De mares of Nueva Laredo Are at the Monger and spend their Leisure in seeing the sights of the pity. Or. W. Kelsey a prominent merchant of fort Davis and or. A. V. D. Ord a Well known citizen of the same place Are at the menger. A a lost boy was found near the Arkansas pass depot late saturday night and a Given a bed at police head quart Ara. A the soldiers have been paid off. Introduce san Antonias to the won j Dors and beauties of fairyland. Of Fantasma much could be written but where All is to Good and there is so much to write of it is difficult to criticise it in the limited space at our disposal. There is not much plot in the play but just sufficient to Illust rate the characters and the scenery and maintain their direct connection. The scenery is Beautiful and its mechanical effects Are wonderful. Some idea of the extent of the scenes and properties May lie gained from the tact that two car loads Are absolutely necessary for the play. Of the mechanical effects we cannot speak too highly whether it be of the of clone in which the Village is destroyed and burned tile Artolo regions con sliding with the magnificent Tableaux of the North pole heroes the devils enchanted pal acc. The temptation of in which Tableaux of Beautiful women Are shown Hie funny Tableaux a la Rogers statute Sand the Beautiful transformation that alone coat $5, in. Quot Kate Davie a a a Fantasma a waa a first class impersonation and the Beauty of her costume waa appreciated. The same May be said of Quot Ida maus Seyu so wonderful a Little Almee a also caught the boys by Ber impersonation of the policeman and the dude and is beyond doubt the most remarkable Chilli actress on the stage. Hanlon a Farmer close was Good and his mechanical dress in Tho drowning scene wonderful and zen Frettag so a Picot was one of the finest exhibitions of pan Turnine tile writer has soph on the eng Ligh French and american stage. His facial expression and continual hum r is remarkable. Nat d. Jones As Quot Zama Uel a was a True mephisto Les and his introduction of the vanishing lady trick was remarkable. This is the Best and most Beautiful entertainment Ever shown in the City and our citizens should not Only see it themselves but take their wives and children to enjoy the treat afforded thus finding substantial pleasure and at the same time giving due recognition to the merits of this excellent company. Metal raid times i our goods must go we Are prepared to offer the biggest bargains in san Antonio take a wife. Now a your Chance to Start in life and take unto yourself a wife a wife whose Only thought Wilt be your welfare and Prosperity. The biggest thing out. A Beautiful Marble to chamber set consisting Bedstead Dresser and washstand 4 chairs Rocker and table for Only of a deigned the furniture and auction firm r f Colton a Bolton doing business on Houston Street made an assignment for the Benefit of its creditors late saturday evening. Members of the firm say they had no idea of being pushed to the Wall until late in the Day although heavy drafts were Rush d in upon them All Day. Good bankable paper held by them could not to realized upon at the Bank where they had been doing All their business nor at any other place. The belief is expressed that the embarrassment May Only he temporary and that a satisfactory settlement among creditors May enable them to continue their business. The liabilities Are Given at $13,771, with creditors in York Pittsburg St. Louis Etc. In san Antonio their creditors Are Froboese a Santleben $402, j. Kuhn $500. Traders National Bank,$300. Assets Are Stock $18. 100 accounts $8,300. Memorial services. The memorial meeting held last sunday evening at St. James a. M. K. Church in Honor of the late in. Rev. R. Ii. Caln d. P., was Well attended. The Eulogy delivered by the pastor Rev. A. F. Jackson was highly commendable to the life and character of the venerable Bishop. The choir was led by prof. M n. Brown and the Musio was exceptionally Fine and every person present showed deep sympathy for the deceased Bishop. The coloured Odd Fellows assembled in the same Church at 3 p. In., and held their annual thanksgiving services. The meeting was instructive and very interesting. The order made a Tine appearance and evinced commendable Progress. Who owns them ? some workmen who were engaged in cleaning repairing and embellishing the Mancke hotel found a pair of felons shackles in one of the Dos to. These had evidently been filed offend that very recently for the a a out was Bright and in no Way tarnished. The inference is that an escaped Felon has stolen into the rear of the premises and there rid himself of the so amp Okles or. Mahncke has those a ornaments a and it seems judicious that some enquiry should be made As to who wore them and How they came there. Saturdays balls. The annual masquerade Ball of the Turners association occurred in their Hall saturday night. About 225 persons were present but All were not masked. A great Many though were masked and several original groups and individual suits were to be seen. A Good group was the drummers who had a Little store fixed up and secured their supplies from there. A boat Crew of four was also represented As was the fire department the various companies being taken off by ladles in costume of the firemen. The newspaper group was also very much admired. Two ladies represented the express and the Light and a gentleman represented the Texas vow Hertz of Austin. Mrs. Goo. I. Roomer represented the express and mrs. Charles Rafoth the Light. Mrs. Rafoth a dress was an entire suit made from the head line of the Light some printed on the paper but most of it in Gilt and Satin the whole combining a Beautiful Costrine. Or. Chai. Rafoth represented vow Hertz so Well that his identity was entirely concealed. One of the Best and most original designs worn was that by or. E. I. Rososky As an old German Burgmeister and the character was Well taken. The dancers unmasked at 12o�?Tclock, then continued dancing until 4 of clock yesterday morning. The Only drawback to the pleasure was the poor music furnished by the 8th cavalry band which usually plays Good music. At Krischus Hall saturday night Germania Lodge knights and ladies of Honor enjoyed with their guests a pleasurable Ball which lasted until about 2 of clock yesterday morning. About 160 persons were in attendance ladles and gentlemen. The Ball was beautifully decorated and the monograms of the Lodge adorned each end of the Hall with lag Aud Bunting on ail sides. A Bountiful supper was served by that Prince of Good Fellows and caterer or. Ludwig Mahncke and was enjoyed by All. Hull Tuanuu a band furnished Good Musio. Of. A Fine Bedstead for Only $175 with this your object full in View. You have nothing left but to pursue the course that we will show you Clear is to buy our goods and please the dear by securing one of those elegant bedroom sets which we sell for Only $2200, the Higgott bargains Ever offered in Texas. A Fine cooking stove trimmed Complete for Only $15, guaranteed. Our prices Are so very Low in these hard owes the goods must go to there is nothing left for us to do but to out our prices to suit you. 80 tiring the Little Darling round and show to her that you have found the Only place in All your life where goods Are sold to suit your wife take a wife. Your Fonds an Low you need not fear As All the goods you want Are Bere we til the terms of \ err Low Tettat you must buy before you to. Home of the Fine carpets Oil cloths lace curtains window shades mirrors Oil paintings Etc our motto in our lives Shalt be to treat you All with Unity i Uhl i 1 it a. Us a 14ulu c. I Quot a we re or Tulip will guar amputee to be the Best sold in this City we allow no misrepresent Lon Aud will not be undersold i that of you let us at you nut you show you know what you re about bet a 11 be you save f big per cent which will surely pay the to rat Mouth s rent for parlor furniture hat backs Fine table desks secretaries Fine plated Ware cutlery ste., we take the Lead. Now All friends we invite you Here to Call and soc us this year when we will treat you to our beat a we think it time to take a rest and assure you that our Stock is Complete that our prices cannot be beat and that we Are on Houston St., next to Bridge. For a Kitchen outfit we offer the following one no. 7 000kinq stove with Alt the trimmings a hairs i Kitchen table i Kitchen Safe 6 plates s cups and manners 8 soup plates 2 deep dishes 2 Oval dishes s knives Aud Forks s Teaspoons i Tablespoons to goblets i Baas met 4 Piec Esaud i water Pitcher All of the wry Hest Quality for Only $28. Colton Ltd a Holton s furniture a and a auction a House a 4, 6, 8 and to West Houston Street san Antonio Texas. Auction sales tuesdays thursdays and saturdays great Slaughter i n in order to make room for my Stock of wines and Ladora on the Road for the next 30 Days j will sell at Tho following prices 90 Odds and ends. Gal iou Castor Oil. Gal iou lard ii. Large clothe hamper. Pound Cau baking powder. Dozen packages tax. Texan hexes hoeing. Barrel Hest flour. Bottle Tomato Catsup. Mod Wax candles. Bottle table Mauce. Square cheese Safe. Is oooo i of 90 so to a Taio 16 to a literal manager. Manager Elsche of the grand opera House and motor Hanlon of the fantasy company have made a most Liberal offer to the orphan children of oar City and the highest Praise should be accorded them. They have invited the children of the Catholic orphan asylums and the children of the protestant Home for orphaned and destitute children to attend the wednesday matinee of Fau Tamina at the grand Aud As the performance is perfectly moral and greatly instructive it is to be Toped the children will accept the invitation. Good seats will he reserved for these Little ones by the management. Supt. Wraith of the Public schools should allow the schools a half Holiday on wednesday and probably will to allow the school children to attend. The prize offered by the management of Fantasma for the greatest number of words from Fantasma will also be awarded at the wednesday matinee by the fairy Queen. A the denunciation of a local weekly paper fantasia As a a leg show is inaccurate and unjust. There is nothing i objectionable in the whole pantomime. Will the Conoll Frame a sewer programme this evening is the absorbing topic. Fourteen senators become private citizens on the 6th Day of March. Most of them Are Likely to remain so. The pity authorities should enact an ordinance to regulate the Speed at which vehicles May be driven in the pity. Pedestrians Are exposed constantly to the danger of being run Over at the Street Crossings. Why not require vehicles to come to a walk when they Are about to turn from one Street to another they tear along at the rate often Miles an hour. The failure of Congress to pass what is styled the deficiency Bill will occasion much trouble and inconvenience if not cause an extra session. All deficits in past appropriations and All omissions in appropriation Hills Are put into the deficiency oui. It it #lii�uiou4 to , i the appropriation Bills to Tho very Hull of the session. Bat. A John a. Green sex Sargeant and John f. Camp sex Corporal of the Belknap a have retired from Bryan College and will rejoin their old company. Tou Tut Cracknell i it Lac utta. Dozen caper a act Garden heed pint Boatie Hay kuna.,. Quart Battle Bay rum. Quart Jar Shaker preserve. Package Cox gelatine. Pound mexican chocolate. Gallon Worcestershire haute. Poulda Cholee Rio Coffee. Pomade Rice. Mulches per Gross. 14 pounds granulated sugar. 15 pounds out loaf sugar. 18 pounds Light Brown sugar. 8ut.n House molasses purgation. Apple vinegar per gallon. 4 pounds xxx soda crackers. 8 pounds Sweet crackers. 3 pounds Ginger �?�naps.,. To 80 so 86 06 76 16 60 i of a i of i of 86 i of in 86 96 96 96 9 Pound package Oatmeal. To 8 pounds starch 96 7 packages Marline. 96 reserves Aud jellies per can. To 9 Pound can earn. To 9 Pound can string Beans. To to pounds Buck wheat dour. I of 4 pounds Boneless codfish. 96 i Pound Cau baking powder 90 i i jul Tut hoc Blo k tee 36 i Pound Tine Green Tea. 36 i Pound Sweet chocolate.90 i Pound bitter chocolate. I Cau concentrated Lye. 8 Pound soap. 96 8 packages Durham tobacco 96 8 packages Leaf tobacco. 96 i Box so cigars. I of i Ait Wood j washboard to 4 boxes Flavouring extract 96 a Good scrub brushes. 96 i tint bottle pickles to i dozen bottles Potash. 60 i c o fest wire dollies line. To 9 cans Best milk. 96 i bottle pre non Mustard. To i gallon can Maple syrup. Of 3 la Hack Luck Vav Best Cor 16 i round baking soda. 06 i 3 bottles ladies shoe dressing96 blacking Brush. To Emanuel Abrahams military Plaza Corner Trevino Avenue san Antonio Texas
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