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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - March 26, 1891, San Antonio, TexasPublished at san Antonio. Bexar county Texas. And registered at the Post office As second class mail matter. Volume 58 san Antonio Texas thursday March 26, 1891. Price a year Bank. I 8an Antonio Texas. J. 8. Lockwood president j. Safe Deposit vaults. Xxx Pearl Beer. The purest and Best. Delivered to any part of the City. Madame Ama the renowned clairvoyant 4cu Street sail Antonio Texas grand opera House t. Two nights and matinee sunday and monday and monday matinee March 29 and 30, the paymaster with All the original scenery and toe Mammoth tank holding Gallons of water. Box office opens saturday March 28. Fire Bug captured. New York March Busy Brooklyn fire Bug has been captured. He is Henry g. Miller aged 22, of no. 349 bands Street. St i air m Kingston ont. March is rumoured in Railroad circles that the new York Central intends to Bridge the St. Lawrence at a Point Between Kingston and Wells Island. Non Union works. Pittsburg pa., March Strong Bros. Co., who locked out 1000 men and girls from their work factory a few Days ago have decided to run their works non Union. A pessimistic clerk. Winsted conn., March 26. It has just transpired that the reason Why the governor s regular fast Day proclamation was not read in the churches last sunday was because the democratic town clerk to whom it wag pigeonholed it on the ground that the governor was not duly elected. Will not see him. Rome March the Pope has received several Earnest requests through Cardinal Bonaparte to Grant an audience to Prince Victor but has refused to do so on the ground that it would be against the Friendship of France to receive an Active pretender to the French throne. Is emperor s biography. Brussels March bounced that the biography of Perot William i written present German emperor printed shortly. Will a pm by the will be be Only 200 copies and they will redistributed Only among sovereigns and Mem Bers of Royal families. Look before you reflect on our inducements when deciding on a Bonnet for easter exact copies of those exquisite pattern hats in our opening display made on Short notice at a very Low Cost this week. 3 a Brothers. Latest telegraphic. Associated press dispatches specials. Of to the time of going to press Reagan a Delegate. Palestine March 8. Sena Ator Reagan will represent this City in the trans Mississippi commercial convention to meet in Denver 19th. Papal Observatory. Romps March Pope has written a letter announcing the establishment of the donation for the astronomical Observatory at the vat ican. Howard Crosby sick. New York Howard Crosby is dangerously ill at his Home in this City. He fell a victim to the grip last Friday and pneumonia is feared. No new Philadelphia a. March the License court today announces that ail licenses of last year now in protested would be renewed and none others. Levied on the Road. Kansas City mo., March sheriff this morning levied on the rolling Stock of the Vine Street motor railway company. Napalm drops. London March chronicle s Petersburg correspondent Days that Nataa has fallen 30 per cent owing to the tapping of a Stream at Baku yielding tons daily. A cold invitation. New York March de Cenola is giving a dinner Here today to Carl Schurz Gen. Biegel Gen. Stahl the invitations to which were issued near Bull run in 1865. No Jabor ticket. Bed Alia mo., mar a ticket nominated by the Union labor party is denied a place on the City ticket As the party did not poll 3 per of the last vote of the City. Grippe gets hold. Burlington io., March Grippe is again epidemic in ton 400 cases having been reported by physicians. Several deaths from that source have already occurred. To abolish slavery. London March dispatch from Zanzibar says that the conclusion of a treaty with the prominent chiefs by which the latter agree to abolish slavery at with is officially announced. Salisbury sees it. London March Salisbury has written a letter to the Glasgow chamber of Commerce in which the Premier says that he is Well aware of the importance of the reciprocity treaty Between the United states and Brazil. Republican Springfield ill March executive committee of the Republican league of Illinois will hold a meeting Here on wednesday april 1, for the purpose of selecting delegates to the National Republican league convention to be held to Cincinnati april 21. Sherman s House to be sold. New Yorm March Home where Gen. William t. Sherman died is to pass out of the hands of the Sherman family. P. T. Sherman the Veteran s younger son has been in vested with full authority by the Hiers of general Sherman to dispose of the property. A dastardly deed. St. Louis March unknown miscreant called Jennie Strong a married woman living in rear of 23 North eleventh Street out of her House last night and threw some burning liquid on her Back burning her clothes and flesh from hip to shoulders. Bismarck s desires. London March Berlin correspondent of the Telegraph says that Prince Bismarck is anxious to again enter the Reich Stag so As to enable him to speak on the question of Austro German commercial negotiations legislation. A land Mark gone. Carrolton March old court House built in 1832, has been torn Down. It was a historic Structure. Neal Dow Abrahan Lincoln Stephen a. Douglas and other notables have often been heard within its Walls. No shave on sunday. Nashville March House to Day parsed the Bill to pre vent Barber shops from being kept open on sunday. The Bill makes the violation of the Law a Misdemeanour late telegrams oiled Down from private Spe Cial and other sources. Beeville jail Birds Fly the trap. Houston discharges its last Small pox patient. Passenger trains in Kansas Are snowed up. Connor of Dallas is out with a Campaign Sheet. Gua Tamela s Coffee crop is too Large for shipment. Evidence in the Kincaid trial opens at Washington Brownsville has the first heavy rain in Many months. Bismarck if elected will immediately take his seat. Texas is not up to High water Mark in railway enterprises. Smallpox in Houston has Cost the City and British Steamer ashore on the North coast and 19 lost. Grover Cleveland sends regrets to the Palmer glorification. Vera Cruz has shipped Large Cole freights to the United states. Texas leads All Southern slates in her increase in electric plants. Big ratification at Springfield Iii., of Palmer s election As senator. One of the severest Snow storms of the season a raging in Kansas. Colorado Texas is loading 100 cars of Stock daily for the territories. The kudu Stream record for the South for this year shows Good increase. The French Admiral is banquettes by the French Colony City of Mexico. New Orleans Cotton spots Are weak and offerings larger than for several Days. Galveston has a destructive fire in a Row of cottages South of the Cotton Mills. President von Fabrica of the coun cil of the ministry of Saxony dead. Supreme protector Mihn irn of the knights and ladies of Honor dead. New Orleans italians hoist the Flag of that country above the and stripes. Lug alls will soon go to Kentucky to visit Blackburn. They Are warm friends. Mahone Aud Langston tie Virginia Republican leaders have buried the Hatchet. Sex president Gonzales is mentioned a the new mexican minister of the Interior. Government will Aid British Mer chants to be represented at the Colum Bia fair. The contract hiring of convicts has Cost the state of Minnesota in ten years. Minister Pacheco resigned to attend to private matters he is in full Accord with Diaz. New Orleans levee commission pro Testa against piercing the levee for pipes or flumes banker Kern of Chicago is indicated for fraud in connection with his Bank failure. The formal presentation of the rus Sian decoration to Carnot will Proba Bly occur today. The triple Powers do not know the terms of the late agreement Between France and Russia. The first Steamer from Chattan Agoa through mussels Shoals for St. Louis has started on her trip Houston police have hard sledding recently with coloured toughs. Three have been shot this month. Palmer is urged to give his Aid to Creiger Harrison s democratic Oppon ent for the Chicago mayoralty. Martin gasp discharged employee of the electric Light company of new Orleans is before the grand jury. A German Syndicate will put in a sugar Plant at aniline is. If the beet tests Are satisfactory. Miss Hayden of Boston is the successful architect for the prize for woman s world s fair build ing. California investigating committee finds no evidences of bribery in connection with the late senatorial elect . The general conference of labor in Spain will declare a Universal strike if necessary to secure an eight hour the democratic state Central com Mittee of Illinois take a dip in the Chicago election against Carter har Rison the party that the Alliance burrs worst in 1892, says the new York Sun is the party that will be beaten at the polls. Dana says that Italy will raise do Row Over the mafia and that the Farmers Alliance would soon run its course and die. Miss Sturge who has charge of the Irish Relief in Connemara says that not one Dollar of the Balfour fund has come to the people. There is no trouble brewing be tween state and army authorities two indians held for the murder of Lieut. Casey. Travels in wonderland. Build to testing personal Mont key March 22, isl. To the la Iii. Last night col. J. Martin of Toledo Ohio assistant chief conductor of the brotherhood of Hail Way conductor a division of Uro Thorgood with members and the following find Hardy chief conductor John o. Leary a. A w. F. Fulton. Or ,1. M. Davis or j. M. Roberts. In rotary and to a Luijt a j. W. Sheldon j. S. A. Baxter o. A r. Conlis c. Ii. I executive Bora 11. M. Mcnamara. Chairman Shelton and ii. Show. After the installation the conductors and invited guests repaired toil Tivoli Romero skating rink whore a grand ban q it was Given and a dance. When the dishes were removed cant. W. H. Went Worth chief Engineer of toe Monterey and mexican Gulf Road called the attention of the brotherhood and informed their guests the objects of their meeting. Ind called on col. J. A. Robertson general manager of the Gulf Road who made a Twenty minute speech. He informed them that he had a very High opinion of the conductors and that he would do All that Lay in his Power to Advance their in Terest. A great responsibility was imposed on them. Hundreds of lives and millions of dollars Worth of properly was daily in trusted to them and it was very important that Only Good men should be selected to look after the interest of the Road and Public. Col. J. Vav. Martin responded on behalf of the brotherhood. He stated that the order was in a flourishing Condi Tion that the Road got better service since it was organized. To col. John Mirace general superintendent wa8 assigned the Honor of naming the division which he did by prefacing it by a appropriate remarks. He named it the Saddle Mountain division no. 77, of the brotherhood of conductors which was received with rousing cheers. Col. Raee assured the brotherhood that he endorsed All that col. Robertson the Gen eral manager of the Road said and that he would assist them to the extent of his Power to promote their welfare. Col. Grace was followed by or. J. P. Flynn assistant superintendent of the Julf Road made a few appropriate remarks. Col. W. Ii. Davis auditor of the Road responded to the Toast the which was received with cheers. Several Oulu a speakers followed but time Anil space will not permit us to make per Sona mention of them. The establish ment of the Saddle Mountain division no. 77, of the brotherhood of conductors and the banquet was a grand Success and All present bade them Lod Speed and future Prosperity. a Han dle kept his Street cars running All night. Tree of charge to carry the conductors and their friends to the banquet and Home. Yesterday the officers of the Monterey Ami mexican link and mexican National railroads met at the Yards of the latter for the purpose of testing the 8abinas Coal with a View of introducing it on their roads in place of the Indian Terri tory Coal. The test was a ado Between Here and Saltillo. The party was in charge of col. A. N. Galbraith superintendent of the Northern division of the mexican National Railroad. It will not be known for a Day or two whether the1 test was satisfactory or not. Your correspondent has been credibly informed that inside of ninety Days the receivership of the Arkansas pass Road would be removed and that the company would extend the Road from Alice in nue it i county to some Point in Tamau Lipas and make connection with the Gulf Road either at Linares or Victoria. While your correspondent was absent from Monterey and among the rockets one of the most prominent american physicians that Ever practice in Mexico died. Or. J. Ii. Mears was Horn of eng Lish parents in Greenu a s. C., 1h13. At the age of xxx he graduated from the Jef Ferson medical Institute. Philadelphia. Soon after he. Went u Europe entered the colleges there and graduated with High Honor. Soon after returning Home he in Central America and finally located in Mexico where he married and resided there up to the time of his death. During the cholera epidemic of 184and he achieved distinguished honors in the treatment of that disease. Of the patients that he treated he Only lost two. To was known in this City As one of the most Liberal and humane physicians of the City. Fits professional services and purse were Ever cheerfully Given to those in distress. He leaves one son three daughters and a Host of friends through the Republic of Mexico to mourn his less. One of the most difficult things that a correspondent has to contend with and do Justice to is the personal. He meets with so Many persons that want to see their names in print and a few that in is a diff Icell matter for them to deride what to say about them. Some persons want the reporters to Sive them a Good Send off so that their friends would know of their whereabouts while others do not want their Denty made known. Such persons Are met with every Day i this country. A few Days ago your correspondent met an american and after the Usu Al salutations we asked him where he was from. He replied that he was from Texas. That was All we could get out of him. I5ut one Day he came to and asked As a favor to be introduced to or. So and so. As he wanted to see him on very important business. When we him what part of Texas he would say he was from he replied say i m from Chicago.1 we begged to be excused. A Man that is afraid or ashamed to t-11 where he is trom had better keep away from this Section. Have known such men to run against persons that they least expected to meet in this country As it is nearly mail time will this and leave personal out until our next. Cd . New program. Messes. Mooney a Sutor have issued their new advertising programme for the Washington theater. This is a Good advertising medium for theatrical Trade. Among the special features in this pro gramme i a condensed Railroad time table and lire alarm Box numbers. Texas messes. Clark Cranford Sirakis to Ler and Crane Are Senate committee of conference on commission Bill. The com Rel tree is a tie. Clark and Cranford strongly in favor of an elective commis Sion and Crane and Simkins Are Arpin Tive advocates. Tyler is a commission Man without being particular us to appointed Hills introduced and Laid Over provid ing Laboratory for the University and auditing Board to pass upon certain state claims. Townsend presented the following the Senate has promptly Dis posed of the House Bills a a they have appeared upon the president s desk and whereas to Are info Rod that Senate Bills have been permitted to accumulate upon the sneaker s table in the House in disposed of. Therefore be it resolved that it is the sense of the Senate that the House is not showing the Senate that Courtesy which ought to prevail Between the two equal and Independent bodies. The Secretary n requested to furnish the House with this Resolution. The Resolution was not pressed to a vote it being introduced to appear on the minutes so that the House might have knowledge of the complaint. Senator Clemens called up the House Bill placing certain counties acting under the Community school system to the District system. Senate committee offered a substitute for the House Bill carrying into effect the constitutional amendment empowering counties to determine by vote whether is cents Road tax shall be levied by the commissioner s court. The joint Resolution amending the Constitution changing the contract rate of interest from twelve to ten per cent and the Legal rate from eight to six per cent. Passed. Bill passed providing that no person shall be. Eligible to the office of mayor City attorney City collector City assessor City Engineer Alderman or any City office who shall own any Stock or interest in any Gas company electric Light company Street railway company or other companies holding any Rightor franchise. It also provides thai any person holding such office ac., who shall obtain any Stock in such companies shall forfeit his place. Considerable opposition was manifested towards this Bill. In the House the University Bill came up. And House refused to strike out the enacting clause. Several amendments were proposed Defeated r proposed and Only the published Tex of the Bill can give an idea of its provisions. The Bill Iiri ally passed. Senate Bill increasing the court of com missioners of appeals to six members came up on third Reading and passed. The text Book Bill was considered and amendment by Lindsey intended to defeat the Bill was Defeated and the Bill ayes noes 31. Cochran called up Senate Bill regu lating voting in cities of or More in habitats and the Hill passed. The judiciary committee reported find ing the Bill providing a charter for the City of Beaumont clearly unconstitutional find recommended that the governor s veto of the Bill be sustained. Laid Over at the request of o Rieti representative. From that District that to May Confer with the committee. Iron works suspended. Milwaukee wis., March Milwaukee Bridge and Iron works of which messes. Keepers Riddell were the principal stockholders made an assignment this morning. The Bond of Hamilton Townsend the Assignee was fixed at the liabilities of the company Are reported at about Myra s will again new York March Bradley was a witness in the Myra Clark gains will contest in Brooklyn yesterday to prove that the will made by mrs. Gaines a few Days before she died in new Orleans in july 1885, was the Are Unitie will and that the Halo Al graphic will presented for probate in favor of mrs. Evans was a forgery. Krom new York. New Yoke March it is stated that toe Koch Lymph has been Cess fully used in the treatment of a Case of leprosy by or. I. Newton , of mount Sinai Hospital. . Sherman president of the Wash Grycon National Bank has Laid himself liable to prosecution under the National banking for the Over certification of checks. Monte Carlo gamblers. London March big play ers have mostly left Monte Carlo after the Bank the biggest scare it has had in Twenty years. The Bank has been broken half a dozen times but. It still remains a Winner. The Earl of Lios Slyn who won francs at Trent it Quad aute come Back to London this week several thousand pounds to the bad. Sam Lewis the King of Money lend ers who won Over trans at one sitting lost that Back and enough More he says to build a new Casino. Henry Rosen Field a Chicago youth of Twenty five years who won francs on the almost unprecedented event of a run of seventeen four times in succession in each which instances he played the Bank s maximum of Franca came Back to London this week out of pocket. Other big players were Prince Hatzfeld who married the daughter of c. P. Huntington the Dae do Zee and Baron Schneider the Berlin banker All of whom left part of their Money at Monte Carlo when they came away

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