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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - March 25, 1891, San Antonio, TexasSan Antonio daily Light. Published at san Antonio. Bexar Jonty. Texas. And registered at the Post off inc As second class mail matter. Volume 57 san Antonio Texas wednesday March 25. 1891. Price a year Loci of Al National Bank. San Antonio Texas. J. 8. Lockwood president j. . Safe Deposit vaults. Q a for swim u. Dinul log xxx Pearl Beer the purest Ami delivered to any part of the Rity. Madame Ama the a unowned clairvoyant a Street Antonio Texas Seguin correspond kick. Beau in March 24, 1891. Daily Light. There Are two cases of Small pox at or. Troell s Gin one mile South of town. He has some mexicans work in on his farm Hurt two of the mex ican children have the disease. There is no danger of it spreading but Lut ing and Lockhart May want to quarantine. A much needed rain fell Here this morning. It rained steadily for about an hour. Mrs. H. Buries made a flying trip Home sunday and returned to Austin monday. Miss Florence Rosa who has been visiting Here for the last month has returned to her Home at College Sta Tion. Latest telegraphic. Associated press dispatches and state specials. going to press women elders. Dexter to March 25 cum Berland presbyterian Church Here elected three women a ruling elders. Dead aged 11o years. Parkersburg w. Va., March 25. St. Claire born in Scotland March 12th, 1781, has just died Here aged 110 years and 10 Days. The usual my Buenos Ayres March 25. The financial troubles the Ern railway Baa declared its usual 8 per cent annual dividend. New car shops. Huntington ind., March Large car shop building will he erected by the Chicago and Erie adjoining the machine Edos Here this season. Late telegrams oiled Down from private. Spe Cial and other sources. American locomotives. Rio de Janiero March Brazil mail steamship company has recently made a contract for the transportation of forty six locomotives recently ordered from american manufacturers by the railway companies of Brazil. Vaccinating the City. St. Louis March Board of health has established physicians at the police stations where All persons so desiring can he vaccinated. The physicians get a month and re main until discharged by the Board. Congress discounted. Washington March from the Bureau of american Statis tics Are that the Congress of Chili having failed to make appropriations for the government the president of that issued a decree de Claring that the expenditures for the current year shall be upon the same basis As the appropriations of con Gress for the year previous. A business transaction. New York March strange misunderstanding has Arisen Between mrs. U. 8. Grant and Wallace c. An Drews in relation to an investment of according to her statement Andrews was entrusted with this the it was not invested in exactly the Way she in tended or wished him to understand at the time. The Saccharine octopus. New York March of Start or scheme which the sugar Toast was reported to a Able to carry through were Given to the Public yesterday but it proves to be absolutely impossible As Well As illegal and the Price of sugar after april 1st will at once drop to 4 1-2 cents in con sequence of the removal of the duty raw rna Erla of a certain Quality. Boston Wool Boston mass., March of Wool the past week Wei e 4.9 Bales Domestic and Bates foreign. Hales pounds Domestic and pounds foreign. Want the inspector. Washington March application has been received by Secre tary from a Chicago Flarro for the inspection of Hoys designed for Export Trade under the recent act of Congress providing for such inspection. Very Oklahoma City okla., March 25. City Council whose term of of fice will expire in a few Days made a record for itself Laet night by a free Grant of waterworks Street railway and Gas franchise for Oklahoma City. Ark a ii 8a 8 Kacera. Littier Rock ark., March the Spring meeting of the Clinton Park jockey club win begin april 1. It will be the first event of its kind herein yearn and interest in the races intensifies As the time draws near. Indian census. Albuquerque n. M. March 26, the census taking of the Navajo indians together with the enumeration of their immense herds of horses and cattle and flocks of sheep and goats is in Active Progress. Electric Milwaukee wis. March the Decker electric line has been Niort aged to the new York loan and Trust company for the documents have been filed in the office of the Register of labor agreement. Chicago March the carpenters and the Bosses come to an agreement and form a joint Board of arbitration to adjust All difficulties. The eight hour Dav is accepted and minimum wages 85 cents per Hoar for the next 2 years. Lands nut open. Spokane Falls Wash March 25. An Indian Farmer at the Coeur d a leu e reservation claiming to be acting under orders from the Secretary of the Interior is ordering All in truders off the reservation. Many of them refuse to obey the offers. The new Ltd Imp tax stamp. Washington March the new form of the special tax stamp for retail liquor dealers expressly declares that it does not exc Emp the Holder from the penalties of state Law imposed for liquor Selling. A Law unto John. Ottawa., ont., March a. Detec Tive who has recently visited British Columbia on business for the govern ment stated to your correspondent today that during his stay in Victoria he saw enough to convince him that chinese in that province were administering punishment under their own ordinances and according to their own civil and criminal code. He said be had got on to the track of two which criminals cad been tried under their code and secretly beheaded unknown to the local authorities. He is of the opinion that Many chinese Are thus dealt with on the Pacific coast which the local police never Beard of. It is almost impossible to secure evidence to con vict them and a Dominion Law As it Means death to any of them that re veal what goes on in their own Tri Bune. Saloon dak., March sheriff today raided arrested the proprietor and seized five cases of Beer and several jugs of this is the first Effort in direction of enforcing prohibition jaws since the adjournment of the legislature. Missouri legislature adjourns. Col. J. M. Gibba Dies at Uvalde Kalns have been general in Texas. Mexican minister of Public works resigns. Ten carloads of fat Beeves go from Belton to Chicago. Mexico City will open a Fine Art exhibition this fall. Is being made to federate All the railway labor of Texas. Arkansas legislature adjourns out respect to general Johnston. Parnell will not resign his seat until he has fooled Heaney into doing so. Chill troops have compelled the government forces to retire to col Ima. New Orleans grand jury is Jet tire Down to business on the bribery bus iness. Parnell and Healy have both made application for the hundreds. River commission reports levees about new Orleans in of years. Arkansas Senate reports adversely the Bill giving for state exhibit at Chicago. Healy will not prosecute his Assai lants at Cork out the government will try them. English and venezuelans have a fight Over the British Guinea Boun Dary question. The 8t. Louis Bridge and the Ter Minal lines represent an outlay of Over trial of Kincaid for murder of sex congressman Taulbee opens in Washington d. C. Alliance managers talk of establish nig a Cotton tie manufactory at Birmingham Ala. Special envoy Foster charged with treaty negotiations with Spain has arrived at Madrid. Three persons killed and two ser Donnly Hurt on construction work to Vera Cruz Harbor. If the Chicago bulls Send wheat up to 25 in May they will make Mil Lions on the squeeze. La Grippe has caused the death rate of Pittsburg to increase 60 per cant. It is very fatal. Portugal has declared a state of siege in parts of South Africa claimed by Che English. Of Mai Ley has been indicted for bribery at new Orleans and his Ord mates have squealed. Rich Mineral strikes Are again re ported in Hidalgo state already famous for its Rich mines. Mcca Beis still in jail in Hidalgo county the sheriff refusing As Hail Feur ties Worth Chicago democracy Are split Over the mayoralty Man nation and has two candidates in the Field. Adams who killed Oklahoma Boomer Couch is found guilty of murder at Wichita Kansas. New York bondholders of a ran Gas main line have pitted an agree ment to foreclose for the Federal and Etc e officials from the National capital make a trip Over the inter oceanic to Vera Cruz. The Rebuff senator elect Palmer has received at Chicago is supposed to show the baud of Carter Harrison. The chilian insurgents retain pos be Union of 26 War slips and other ves Sels the government of Only two. Governor of executed by his own people for his wholesale Slaughter of his subjects. Pasteur s Institute healed 82s per sons in new York for dog and oat bites and do deaths have occurred senator elect Palmer who was booked to address the Chicago Derouc been invited by them to stay away. A Chicago Corner in May wheat is being quietly worked. As there is a big shortage somebody will get squeezed. St. Louis court holds that a father is not bound to support his minor child. The idea so general has no Legal Sanction. Warren lumber company East Texas goes into the hand sofa receiver. Assets and liabilities Are placed at each. Merchants Bridge at St. Louis opens for traffic. This does away with the East St. I Xmas switching and is an immense gain for the City. Latest advices from Chili give a very deplorable account of the condition of the country and of Possi ble complications with Peru. The English Iron Clad sprite arrived from Chili gives authentic in formation concerning chilian mat ters. They Are As bad As can be. Anarchists papers seized at How that the european anarchists Art. Preparing to make the May Day Celebration a revolutionary one. Arkansas legislature passes Resolution requiring their congressmen to support measures for election of presi Dent and ten agora by popular vote. Two wee shavings Erminine humanity leave Home to Hustle for themselves. Two respectable Mot hers living on Bowie Street were put in an unenviable position through the absence of their daughters Julia Singer and Littfe Felder aged thirteen and fourteen years respectively. The. Two with greatness and grandeur of the world that lies beyond Bexar comity or even beyond the great Lone Star Stile packed up a few trinkets a Little clothing some groceries and a Little Money and left Home and Mother. The girls had often Lhoir admiration of the Are at Northern cities and the determination to take them in. Hence when left Home yesterday morning they proceeded to go Chicago but Only or ached the Sunset depot where they hid themselves in a h use closely to wait for the departure of the Sunset train although they did not have Ono Tigh Money Between them to reach Houston. It was while waiting at his House for the departure of the train that officer Andy Battle found the t to would be wanderers. When the. Parents of the children Dis covered the disappearance of the latter they immediately informed the City authorities of the matter Atid search was instituted which finally resulted in the restoring to Home and Hearth of the runaways. Off the Telegraph told by train men and taken in transit. Cotton Belt line d. Ii. Mccollough is in town. Homer of the 1. And g. N., was out on the Road on this morning. Receiver j. S. Macnamara of the s. A. Returned yesterday from Houston. Master Mechanic j. To. Ryan of the s. Was in town from Houston yesterday. Bryan Snyder travelling freight agent of Tho Santa be called on the boys this morning. B. R. Thompson alias Texas of the Street stable car co. Went to Chi Cago yesterday. The Southern Pacific is still keeping up its work of ballasting the Road on its Sun Antonio division. Freight agent the set. Has gone to Eagle pass for the Benefit of his health and Good looks. A Grafton excursion was transferred from the Southern Pacific last saturday the i. N., on their return North. A circular has been issued by the Union Pacific appointing or. C. O Reilly a travelling freight agent vice Munson t resigned. Gov. Ames and party passed through the. City in route East fro n Mexico Day before yesterday in a mexican Centra car of which Road he is a director. General freight and passenger agent 10. Bleeker of the Southern Pacific with Headquarters at Houston is confined to his bed with a serious attack of inflammatory rheumatism. A special train consisting of a baggage a Sleeper and the Wagner Palace car company special the left Over the Southern Pacific last at 1 p. M. Bound for Spofford Junction and conveying Sec. Proctor and party. The Texas Pacific which was affected by the break in the levee near Algiers has also succeeded in making arrange ments by which it can ship perishable freight and Stock via the views Buff Shreveport and Pacific Road for new or Leas and Points beyond. City ticket agent George f. Lupton was Down to the ticket office for the first Timo in two and a half weeks. Or. Lup ton is still very feeble and unable to at tend to any of the duties. The merely called to satisfy himself that Hal. How Ard was running things like a Veteran. At new York yesterday bondholders o first mortgage Bonds of s. A. P., rep resenting 1700.000 Worth of Bonds signed a formal agreement authorizing their committee to join with c. W. Armour in a foreclosure of the mortgage on the line from san Antonio to Arkansas pass. n to or animation of the property is provided for. .1. L. Leary general Stock agent of the Union Paciuc has issued from his office to the shippers and cattlemen generally a carefully compiled document containing the regulations of the cattle sanitary Board of Colorado. Wyoming. Montana and new Mexico. Thase Are revised Anc for use this Spring at the quarantine stations. In addition to the regulations the several " dead or fever lines As described by the authorities named Are upon a map specially prepared for this purpose. Last monday night on the 10 . Train a Young White boy. Earnest Tunnel was Brous Rhetto the City and taken to his Home at 214 Delgado Street from which in com Pany with an elder brother aged 18. He had run away. The boys attempted to Board a freight train at new Braim Fela when the younger Earnest fell and had his left foot badly crushed by a wheel Nast sins Over it. Bones were broken the two boys were taken charge of by the and placed on the South bound train for san Antonio. That new variety. A new variety show is to go up across the . This time at the Corner of Dolorosa and South Laredo t property and in the rear of Ville Tieva s Saloon. It is intended to build a Large first class lumber building on the place i the Council will Grant the permit and Only run the very Best variety companies at the place. The p1 Chas been talked of for some time and has so far material izod that the construction of the building will be begun As soon As the Council will Grant the necessary building permit. Stanley to speak Here. Henry m. Stanley the african explorer will probably Paw through Here in t c course of a few weeks. Negotiations Are pending Between Secretary Finley in be half of the y. M. C. A., and the manager of that lecturer for a in this City. But the Date and place of lecture not yet been determined upon. State the Texas Senate which never 1 of the death of general Sher Man and of Admiral Porter Heads of the United states army and Navy Art n formed of the death of an sex Confederate general and adjourned oat of respect to his memory. In the House Bill passed creating an auditing Board Lor quarantine claims. The University Bill for dividing the Public iand9, one fourth to the University and three fourth to the Iree schools was debated but not disposed of when the House adjourned out of respect to men. Ton. Be Ore adjournment the following commune Cali a was read and its read aug greeted with applause. San Antonio March 23, 1891. Hon r. T. Milner speaker of the House of representatives Austin Texas dear sir permit me through you to return to the House of represent of the Twenty Epcot id legislature of Texas my appreciative acknowledgement Tor the Resolution unanimously passed by that body and transmitted to me by its honorable chief clerk recognizing in terms highly complimentary to myself As an act deserving Public commendation the donation which Wae recently made by me to the University of Texas of a Hall intended to Aid poor and worthy Young men of Texas in obtaining a higher Educa Tion than has been heretofore afforded them. Cost of Board and room rent while at the University have been serious and Ruburt Mountable objections to Many students attending am wishing to attend the Universal a. Is my Earnest desire to see the highest Standard of education attain Able at our Texas University and to be within the reach of All deserving youths of our stale where the Penni less boy the sons of those in mod Erate circumstances As Well As Young men of we t i in i y attain a Thor Ough and Iii ii order of education. In the donation referred to it was not words of Praise your Humble do nor sought but to afford the Young men of Texas substantial Aid in obtaining an education to tit them mor ally and men tally Tor any honorable calling or station in life. Feeling now As i have for Many years a deep interest in the growth and Success of the University of Tex As hoping to see it equal if not Supe rior to the very finest educational institutions of the world i would commend it to the watchful care and favourable con is duration of the pres ent and future Legislatures and of the whole people of the state. If i have been so fortunate in my Humble efforts As to have contributed something substantial and practicable in the promotion of the cause of education in Texas i shall feel amply rewarded for the discharge of a pleas ant duty. Very respectfully George w. Breckenridge f tue pending action in the University Bill is upon Browning s amendment which provides that All Vai Iid sub sisting donation land heretofore issued to Confederate vet Erans mexican veterans and Dona Tion Ian j certificates issued in lieu of patents in Greet county. Not barred by constitutional limitation and still owned and held by the original grantees or the widow or heirs of the said origin Al grantees May be located upon the heretofore reserved Public lands provided that no land certificate issued to the Day land and cattle company or any other corporation or any certificate owned and held by any other than the original grantee or his heir shall Ever be located upon any of the heretofore reserved Public lands and that in no event shall More than acres be located under the pro visions of this Section upon the heretofore reserved lauds. The world s pair. March the women s world s fair building thir teen designs by women have been submitted. Selection has been har rowed Down to three All of italian Ren nuisance style of architecture. They Are said to be exceptionally Fine and the Cost is fixed at two Hun dred thousand dollars. Jochi Talei minister of Japan wishes to exhibit a japanese Tea Garden at the exposition and comes backed by sixty thousand dollars to carry out the project. Hla application for space is being consid ered. Philadelphia March 25. Firm of a. Whitney sons ear wheel manufacturers Are financially embark aged. Look j sri Ore you leap. Reflect on our when deciding on a Bonnet for Raster exact copies of those exquisite pattern hats in our opening display made on Short notice at a very Low Cost this week 3-25-36 Joske ballot Herb

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