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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - October 3, 1891, San Antonio, TexasSan Antonio daily Light. Published at san Antonio. Bexar county Texas. And registered at the Post office As second class mail matter. Volume 22 san Antonio Texas saturday october 3, 1891, Price a year lock foot National Bank. San Antonio Texas. J. S. Lock Wood pres. J mum cashier. Safe Deposit vaults Mallory Jne York Shii co to new York direct steamers leave Galve Sacii every tuesday thursday and saturday the cheapest and most delightful route to new York and Europe for through tickets staterooms Etc., apply to the Mallory line office Commerce St w. J. Young. Gen l pass r agent. The -1891 Washington life insurance company of new York. Assets if you contemplate insuring your life Reserve decision until you have examined the plans methods and practices of the Washington life. J. B. Day manager southwestern dept., san Antonio Texas amusements. Ri8ghb s ass theatre the popular he use at popular prices. One week commencing monday september 28, american ladies orchestra brass band and comic opera company. Teani opera House Friday saturday and sunday oct. 2, 3 and 4, matinee saturday afternoon will be i Bobby Aylor sport one of 4oo fun fast and furious from the Rise to the fall of the curtain a comedy having the ment of the entire Northern and Eastern 1 . Irani opera House and tuesday october 5th and 6th, engagement of the popular Young South Ern Star a his admirable Southern drama night and one of the greatest successes of the sea son. A great actor and a great play. A gravure to traits of or. Edwin Arden will be presented to every lady attending these performances. Auction the Large Stock of jewelery watches diamonds fancy goods Etc., show cases fixtures Safe Etc., will be sold at Public out cry commencing thurs Day october is at 10 a. This is the bankrupt Stock of Samuels Rosen Mati and will be sold regardless of Price. It will pay you to Call and examine the Stock if you want anything in tha line. Don t forget the Day and Date thurs Day october is at to a. Donau. J. A. H. To Jack auctioneer. Personal mention. A. Joseph and son Are in the City from Eagle pass to spend the hebrew Holiday. . J. Peebles has returned from new Jersey. Miss Rose Bates of Lexington by. Arrived in the alar no City after a lengthy visit to the Pacific and will be the guest of her Cousin mrs a a. Holland while in our the Crystal Saloon. Has been purchased he messes. 8am Berliner and Richard Tommins Olio Dow have a Force of men at work cleaning up and putting the same in shape for the errand reopening take place on the 8th of this month. All their friends and the Public Are cordially invited to remember the Date and be on hard. It auction Sale. One Fine piano canopy top bus very one new set of double harness Walcut bedroom bet and Complete line o household goods will be sold at auction at 10 a. M., monday october 5, at 527 North Flores Street. It Hosack co., auctioneers. Late Telegraph. Associated press dispatches and state specials. Up tothe Tim of going to press Joe Blaine on trial. Specia to the san Antonio Light Columbus tex., oct. The a Beas Corpus trial for bail of Joe Blaine. Who is charged with the Mur Der of Clark Barber in Gonzales on August 21st, was called for trial Here this morning before the Hon. Judge Geo. Mccormick. A tramp killer. Mattoon 111., oct. 3. Switch engine in the Bier four Yard ran Over two tramps last night decapitating one and cutting both anus off the other. _ pious John s Ujj atheist. Philadelphia oct. All sales women and Cash girls in the Wanna maker store appeared in Black yester Day pursuant to an order to discard Gay attire. A. Klimi prospective. Vienna. Oct. The Presse of this City publishes a Rumor that the Arch Duke Carl Ludwig who upon the death of the emperor s son Crown Prince Rudolph became the heir presumptive to the throne of Austria Hungary is about 1 resign his title of Heirship in favor of his son the Archduke Franz. Reciprocity conference. Ottawa ont., oct. John Thomson minister of Justice and Hon g. E. Fostor. Minister of Cus Toms will represent the Dominion government at the reciprocity Confer Ance to be held of Washington on the 12th instant if the conference is not postponed. Bloody rebels. New York oct. Refugee Catholic priest writing of the capture of Valparaiso by tie insurgents says the grossest outrages and murders were committed by the who in Many ins after killing the victims buried the bodies and women participated in the orgies. Will continue his work. Paris oct. Government is being urged to Graut amnesty to Bou Lang its now that the Leader is dead. The revolutionists have issued a manifesto declaring an intention to continue Boulanger s work. Supreme court ruling. St. Paul minn., oct. Supreme court of Minnesota reversed the decision of the lower courts and filed a decision finding dealing in Grain futures illegal and void. First sugar Bounty. Washngton oct. First payment on the sugar Bounty was made to the Chino Valley sugar com Pany Chino California on pounds of beet sugar amounting to no superintendent goes. Chicago oct. Stuy Vesant fish issued a circular to Day announcing that the office of the Illinois Central Railroad Isab 11 bed. C. A. Beck who has served the Corn any in that capacity since the retire ment of e t. Jeffry will continue to perform the duties of the office but with the title of assistant second vice president. Condemn the judge. San Francisco oct. A mass meeting of citizens held last night to take action on the recent decision of Superior judge Murphy on the illegality of the present grand jury a Resolution denouncing the conduct of the judge As contrary to Law and that he had arrayed himself on the Side of the corrupt element of the City was adopted. Nom political nominations. Chicago oct. Republican county convention met to Day endorsed the non partisan ticket for Superior court judges Borras Hutchinson and judge Brenton. For drainage trustees William Balden Weck and Bernard Eck narc were Nom minted and o. T. Bright was named for county superintendent of schools. Currency inflated. Bukos ayes. Oct govern ment has issued a decree the sub stance of which is the issuance of a forced currency and fixing the Premium on sold at 1.50 per cent. The government has also suspended pay ment in Gold for two years. In Addi Tion a new monetary unit has been adopted composed of a fixed amount of Silver and Nickel. The Money is now being coined. A committee has reported Tav Orbly on the Issue of in paper piastres and upon the establishment of a National Argentine Bank. Minor talk Grams. Kingston n. Y., oct., county savings Bank closed. Treasurer and assistant stole both caught. Capital news. 3. Justice Field of the United states supreme court requests associate Justice Harlan to hear the suit of the United states against the Central Pacific and Southern Pacific roads and Western Union Telegraph company. Justice Harlan will hear the Case at any time designated in october november and december in Washington. By Royal decree to the of Cuba privileges granted to United states by the reciprocity commercial arrangement Between Spain and the unit3d states will also be granted to All nations having the favored nation clause As Long As said treaties Are in operation. All except the treaty with Sweden will expire february next and after that the United states Only will enjoy the privilege of the arrangement. A letter from an officer on Board the Revenue Cutter Rush at of Walaska is Learned few sealing vessels were seen in Behring sea. The season is drawing to a the last seizure was made by the Modican of the British Schooner Otto which had been in the sea nine Days with a party of newspaper correspondents aboard. The Corwin seized two. Rush one and Modican one. The Rush and Bear will remain in these Waters december first. The porpoise returned to China and mob eur goes to Yoko homa. The bodies of four men from the Bear lost in the swamping of boat last june were recovered and buried. Coming. New Yoke oct. Mahen heavy weight Champion of England left Queenstown yesterday on the City of Paris for new York. arrival he will Challenge heavy weights of this country including Corbett and Fitzsimmons. Combination roads. St. Petersburg oct. Hun dred versus of military roads have been completed in Vita Grodno Kovno and Magh Leffand Are so constructed that they can be quickly converted into military railroads. Wilt it work. Berlin oct. 3 fore in insurance companies in Prussia Are ordered to invest one half their net ii Ime in prussian consuls which cannot be negotiated without the consent of the minister of Interior. This is intended to give insurers a Lestral guarantee but May be taken advantage of by doubtful companies t create false Security and for advertising. Wound up the concern. Boston Bishop of the supreme court yesterday appointed Joseph j. Bennett receiver of the Golden grail. This is the third of the Massachusett a endowment companies be wound up in the courts. Frozen out at Cleveland. O., oct. Arctic machine manufacturing company of Cleveland made an assignment yes tardy. The liabilities Are not Given buc it is said that they will ext3ad the assets by gives Security for damage. . Judge who has been Yinqu ring into the of the Burgos Railroad disaster has issued an order compelling the Northern Railroad company to put up the sum of m Security for damages claimed by those who suffered injury and by the relatives of those who lost their lives through that Acci Dent. A photograph recently reproduced in the Northwestern Lumberman showed a Redwood Plank of extraordinary Sise measuring 16 in Width by 12 feet 9 inches in length an-1 5 incest in thickness. It was Cut from a feet in diameter and 30 feet Tell being Hen out of a stump after the tree was Cut at about 28 feet above the ground. A locomotive attached to a Block and tackle was needed to lower it and two men were occupied for a month in roughly pre paring it for ship rent. The Price of this labor added to the Cost of transportation amounted to some after Tho Plank had been taken by water to 8an Francisco. The tree stood in Hura Boldt county California and the Plank Ater being exhibited in various cities will probably be a feature of the world s fair in Chica go. A specially constructed car is required for its transportation. Vendor s Lien notes. If you want to invest Money on in Terest i will sell you some notes secured by Vendor s Lien on improved or unimproved properties. 9-5-tf Reagan Houston Assignee. Late telegrams boiled Down from private special and other sources. Paris Texas has 94 jail Birds several photographs of Boulanger s Corpse were taken. The Irish National league is split Over endorsement of Parnell. 8au Augustine county scores her ninth murder within a few Mouths. Threadgill jeweler and Bell Gen eral merchant assign at Brenham. W. Bussom. Leading Farmer near Abilene killed by runaway team. Melbourne brings Down and Snow at Goodland Kab. Contract closed with Hunting ton for the Llano Extension from Austin. Rolls of Mclellan co. Show increase in taxable masonic comity is mooted Between Texas and mexican grand lodges. Riddle co., of Waco will fatten 2cc3 Beeves at Bel ton this Winter. Reciprocity negotiations with mexi c Are rapidly progressing. H. Torrey is appointed postmaster at ban Patricio. Wheat declines 1 cent Corn advances 2 cents and Oats 1 is cents. A. B. Turner bro., Boston Bank ers fall for another fire at Dallas 934, 936, 938 Elm Street. Fifteen men drowned by vessels cast ashore on Newfoundland coast. Bee Ville is Over run with hoodlums who make night hideous with Yelling and shooting. Estimates of state valuation Over last assessment 18 placed at three men severely flogged in to Ronto Canada jail for Outi aging a girl. Sam Harris american is son in Law of King to Kotai and his prime minis Ter in the Pau Moto islands. W. No. Harrington and wife mar ried aug. 9, Are in the Dallas divorce court. Reciprocity conference with Canada postponed on account of blame s Heath. Sherman s water Supply to private customers is Cut off there being barely enough for fire purposes. Heavy Rains in North Texas and Indian territory delay and make trainmen tired. County reports Corn two thirds of a crop and Cotton much bet Ter than estimated six weeks ago. Travis county complains of too much rain for Cotton and bolls sprout ing. Wui. Brueggerhoff resigns As county attorney of Karnes county and w. A. Little is appointed in his place. Cotton from Southern part of Wilson county is coming into Karnes City quite rapidly. Beeville records a second murder that of a mexican in a dance House by negroes firing into the House. Beeville e school election knocked out for want of Legal notice being Given. Cotton receipts at All ports to Date Bales against 853 last season. Michael v. Gannon of Omaha succeeds Fitzgerald As president Irish american league. Dun reports a reaction in the Stock Market but none in the business of the country. The speculative tendency in Grain Market is restrained but Farmers realize Well on crops. Will Black behind the Bare at an Derson for firing Lebec s Gin and feeder House and stealing it has been snowing and Drifting at Deer Lodge mon., for 48 hours. Snow three feet deep. Over people were packed into Tyne Side theater Newcastle to hear Gladstone. University opened. San Francisco oct. Leland Blandford or. University at Palo Alta cal., was opened yester Day with imposing for some Days past examinations have been in Progress and several Hund red students have been i attendance. All the students and the faculty participated in the opening. No famine talk goes. Peterburg oct. Govern ment circular has again been issued forbidding press allusions to a famine in consequence of articles proposing an income tax Torliev overburdened peasants. Private letters give heart the people especially in Kazan a Mara and nil nil Novgorod. Deaths Are so nume Rous that Many people Are buried without Rehs Reous rites. The tribunals dismiss charges of robbery of bakeries. Adam has 54 felonies 16 misdemeanours and 28 inquests since the adjournment of the grand jury in june to report to the next grand jury. Editorial correspondence what Klasco is today. A City three months old with 1 5uo offices rail ways wharves and Parks. Eighteen feet of water seen real and 2o feet heal estate Gold mine of Texas Etc. Daily Light the new hotel it a Hasbro is opon and those who come Down to the seaport to do business Are no longer compelled to huddle in tents or to make trips to and from Quintaria in order to secure bed and Board with great uncertainty of either. The Velasco is one of the finest Noteis in the South. A magnificent four Story building fronting the Dulf of Mexico on three sides most substantially constructed and provided with All the modern electric appliances Baths elevators Etc no hotel in the country is under better management and As it is run not merely for profit but for the genuine a Comoda Tion of those who come to Velasco to do business it can be depended upon to pro vide every possible Comfort for its the opening of this hotel Marks an Era in the history of the seaport and it is not out of place to consider just what has been done Here to Date in the Way of making a deep water port. And. First nothing has been done in the Way of land speculation while it is True that opportunities for making Money in the legitimate Advance of estate Are greater at Velasco to Day than in any other City in the United states it is equally True that the Syndi Cate controlling her lands has not ii yet put its property fairly upon the Market. And no attempt has been made to sell. This fact is of immense importance to those who desire to operate in real estate Here and equally so to those who desire to enter legitimate Trade and do their share of the vast business so soon to by transacted at this seaport. What has actually Donk. The Syndicate known As the Brazos River Channel and Dock company was to secure deep water at the Mouth of the River. This object they have kept steadily in View and it was not Only dominated All others but has been for two years their sole Endeavor. This work Tinky have a come . The charter obtained from the con Gress of the United states under which this work has been prosecuted called for eighteen feet of water and steamers drawing eighteen feet of water can now come and go Over the bar at All stage. water. The jetties Are Complete for All practical purposes. The Stone and con Crete capping necessary to preserve Tho works from injury during heavy storms is not All in place and will not be Forse Erel weeks to come As this work cannot be advanced in Stormy weather but a Large Force is at work and will be until the last Stone is in place. The jetties then Are practically completed and give now eighteen feet on the bar which will be increased to Twenty As soon As the Rise comes Down the River. The sum of one million eight Hundred thousand Lars was expended Here before a lot was Laid but on the site of the pres ent port. It is barely three months since the Surveyor s Levels were run for the platting of Velasco. It was then a Beautiful live Oak Grove on the East Bank of the Brazos four Miles from its Mouth. It is now a place of fifteen Hundred population with a magnificent four Story hotel containing rooms there Are two Brick Yards turning out Brick and three others preparing to do so there Are three lumber Yards doing a heavy business and two others locating there Are Twenty seven two Story Frame buildings and sixty three one Story besides an equal number of tents and combination Board and structures there is besides these the Roomy two Story office of the , a building in which fifty clerks can comfortable quarters a Railroad is in Progress of construction to Chen an go which will he running cars into Velasco within 30 Days and giving Quick connect Ion with All the great railway system of the state wharves and docks Are under construction the first. Too Loo to a plated when the and Northern Railroad reaches town nov. 1 1 arks. Streets boulevards have been Laid out and work has been pushed upon them As fast As is possible a sea Side resort on the open Beach of the a Rolf three Miles Distant is located to be connected with Velasco by electric railway. Plans for a magnificent surf Side hotel to be built this Winter Are in preparation. This is the work to Date. It is hut the beginning of an immense work to be. Extending Over years to come through which Velasco will grow to maturity and draw to itself the Commerce of As mighty an Empire As Ever made the wealth of a sea port scarcely ninety Days since the axe men and the link Cen and surveyors stepped ashore at Velasco to rim the lines for this new town and the new port is a hive of Industry where Irmis flourishes new business takes Root every Day. New creative industries at to abolished. And new factors of increase Are added. Two years since work was begun on a bar abandoned by the government is hopeless and on which but four and a half feet of water was found at mean tide and today solid jetties running sea Ward a mile constructed at a Cost of give eighteen fee of water on the liar and Promise an additional two feet As soon As the first Rise of any Magni tude comes Down to scour the Channel. This work accomplished give of such a sorrow to in Industry of All kinds and such Rapi in real estate Asha never Irit ceased in Texas. Should Send in your orders at once for extra copies of the Light s illustrated edition of the German Day

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