San Antonio Daily Light Newspaper Archives Oct 15 1891, Page 20

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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - October 15, 1891, San Antonio, TexasThursday october 15, 1801. Adam Forepaugh Paricis Bath ca11ts. The queer Way in we Loti Trio aver age Frens Lunini so files ttys ablutions. From the record. An american familiar with the fact that every House or apartment rent ing a Low As per year Iii the United states has its own Bath tub with hot and cold water Supply Aud waste to remove Tuo contents of the and is amused if not amazed when on a visit to Paris to gets in idea of the custom still in that Metropolis of luxury Aud elegant buildings. The Largo hotels some very costly private mansions Aud apartments Aud Public Bath houses have Thor Bath rooms As is the custom Iii the United states though the French Buth room is usually much larger and ise Legut y furnished with rugs lounges Aud dressing tables Etc., Uio idea being that if our takes a Bath one must lie Down Aud take a Nap alter t. People living in apartments costing As High As a year Aud la the now Quarter of Paris in the neighbor Hood of the champs Elysee when they wish to Batho other than taken sponge Bath in a Small portable tub either go to the Public bathing a Stablish neuts or Send to them to gave a Bath brought to their apartments. Sunday morning Oue sees a strange looking two wheeled cart like a very High dog Oart on which there is a framework built Over the wheels. This Frame work can hold three Bath tubs. They Are made entirely of cop per and Are about 5 feet Long. About20 inches deep at the end and 18 inches on the Side. The Driver of this vehicle is perched up High on a Small seat in front is Bare headed and wears a Blouse. On each Aldo of him an Iron ring Zuei Clesa Copper covered vessel holding about three Gallons of hot water which Resta on a Little shelf. He also carries a Supply of dry Towel Aud sheets. The bathing establishments have those carts Aud when a patrons sends word that to wants a hot Bath at a certain hour the Bathia put on the e cart the Kettle filled with hot water and the cart with its strange Load is rapidly driven to the building in which the apart ment is. The Driver carries the Bath tub is an Adirondack guide carries a Canoe on his head Annii shoulder to from the first to the fifth floor As the care May be and after spreading a Sheet to protect the car pet he spreads also a clean Sheet in Bido of the tub so that the bather does not touch the Metal. The to carries up the Kettle of hot water which he has brought trom the main establishment. The necessary cold water he gets on the either on the same floor with the apartment or in the court Yard a thou the bather has had his Bath the attend ant removes the boiled water by dip plug it out wipes out the tub and car Ries it with his Kettle Aud soiled towels Down stairs to his Oart. The of arg for All this is about Goe with the usual additional tip to the Man. Greatest of nil great shows now 911 to rear 2sth Consi Cuativo Numil tour will exhibit afternoon not evening san Antonio monday Dot. 19, Jjo Oali Mau Kkt Kel out. 2 performances Oclery week Day at 2 and 8 p. open one hour earlier. The original the 4-Paw s Colo Sal triple circus 4-l a Sendai inns 4-Paw s glorious hippodrome races Iii Nofi double. Menagerie 4 1 a i Trant d animal exposition 1 4 Paw s it Listic wild West 4 Paw s famous foreign features i you will see col. Hoxne. Hie Lioi am Siiss Millie Call Loti a tie world tinned lion qum ii As Isle by tie wind tout German boar Ijo Imd Saxon Pei forming. 5 Lions sell let Loose in a Cir rib ring 6 1 lie Arena is surrounded with a thoroughly tested Iii i steel Ince. The Lions cannot escape. First Appeal Anro Umlor Canvas of u e uni verse famed autocrats of is real Ait the Hanlon Volters engaged at a salary of s775 per Vrasic. Will be ebon in their death defying leap Lor life from the High trapeze lit Frielin mid air. 200 circus celebrities corten by selected join All the european circuses and . 11ioks. No. 1. Western Shado dried to Over ppr in in o. 2, Western Shade dried no. 1 country Butcher Perl b no. 2 Light under 16 fallen Freouf mud damaged and bulls dry salted i oct salted no. 1. No.2 skins. No. 3, Short hair. Goat per in improved Zoat per in damaged and idas per in 8 fancy Angora each doer skins prime per in 22 second 18 wild Hoir Large each 40 Small 2i sheep skins each Fuhs. Season not opened yet Beaver hear Raccoon Fox Wolf wild cat Iwin stun it 10 opossum 3 1 Louse cat Hudger r a beeswax per in 18 tallow a mohair Choice per in 18 off Grade horse half Porib 13 cow Iii 1 w eggs per dozen Okma Imi Uit. Pears w boxes f 2 25 plums 20 i 35-1 40 prunes 20" 1 1 40 peaches 20 Rose i Eruti rapes 40 in. Crates Tokay 10 in. Crates 3.00 apples Northern per barrel. 3 so bananas per Bunch 1 so 2 so Tom docs Bushel boxes 1 50 Lemons Messina fancy so. Ii 50 extra fancy Maiori 300 s 00 raisins . L., 3 Crown. Per Box 2 50 dates Lio in boxes per in Citron 25 ib., boxes per a .20 diarrhoea dysentery cholera inf Antum affections the bowels. Oxford. La., july 7, Isis. Gentlemen have used your Trodie s Cor dial in our family for sonic time Post and arc satisfied with its effects. Would not Yilli ugly do it. Respectfully. J. K. Sold by All druggists. Price 5oc. And prepared by i. Lyons co military Mill i to i put Fiche Fol Shweiri i or de education for and boys bait Hygiene electric o Lig Bubs Gas steam heat bid ukr 8ttki.t by Klaus to. . Axon Siliceo of Hie mexican bar due lev h. Unonius of tie new York bar and nobri8, counsellors at Law. Miu Adon no. 7 1-2, City of Mexico. Post office department. Week dats. Stamp window opens 8, a. Closes a p. General delivery opens 8, in. Closes 6, p. Registry window opens 9, a. In. Closes 5, p. In. Money order window of is 9, a. Closes . General delivery and Carrier windows open on sunday from to a. Johnson postmaster. A Chance for for Saje thirty four shares paid up Stock in the International build lug and loan association. 0-4-tf t. B. Johnson. The and South Flores Street pecans per in peanuts extra Laney almonds Tarragona 7c 7e is 20e 13c 13c 10c i 00 Paris hippodrome. 100 imported carers. And trials of Speed buy Cen elephants Daniels dogs horses Tonii a mules men and exciting 2 and 4 horse Chariot races Lin die and tint races. Seats for to lire times the most stupendous menagerie Ever exhibited under u its including such rare animals a i the i Salvo Hippopotamus Rhinoceros. Polar a cars so a Lions Ost riches kangaroos etc1., e c. I first season of the new enlarged and famous wild West exhibition and realistic presentation of the scenes of tie late Indian uprising including the Wildam weird the vagaries of i. Jennings to electricity. Of the fact Itiat a heavy downpour of rain usually follows the discharge of lightning the experience of another observer is of interest. During a recent conversation with prof. Samuel a. King the Well known aeronaut upon the subject of atmospheric electricity he furnished a reason for this oct Virance stating that he has often observed from the car of a the i across of a Thun Der storm immediately beneath him. From a portion of a. Cloud Cov ering a Large portion of the heavens a band of flame shot out in the direction of an isolated Cloud some distance Wirich Ein mediately loft its Cloud form and earthward As a volume of rain the prof is of the opinion that As soon As the isolated Cloud gives up its electricity it releases a tension which holds the molecules of matter apart Aud precipitation in the form of raid is the result. Perhaps than Thunder a due to the explosion of oxygen and had Ryan forming rain and its subsequent Echo in space. The United rotates government a recently made inquiries into the subject of photo lightning and it is to be hoped the matter will be taken up and investigated thoroughly to the results of the labor will certainly be of practical value in the future. At Midnight september 5 i noticed flashes of lightning illuminating my lied room. A camera was loaded and an excursion into the country taken hoping to obtain a few new photo graphs of Jove s Handiwork. The night was very foggy and the flashes of the frequent and vivid gave Only blurred images of Trees in the foreground at a. M., As i was about despairing of obtaining photographs a sudden Streak of lightning shot right through the fog followed by a heavy peal of Thunder and n Leas than thirty seconds the jog hid entirely disappeared being precipitated by the electricity in the atmosphere. In these rain producing Days per haps some will take a hint from this occurrence for the dissipation of fog of a Large scale by introducing Large Power driven Holtz machines on shipboard and sending a Stream of electricity into the fog Laden air from various Points along the rigging thus producing a Clear area in the neighbourhood of the ves Sel. And who knows perhaps by an ghost dance and Slaughter it wounded knee Creek. Walnuts. Lira iliuts coconuts per 100. California Sweet chocolate 12 ib., boxes crib. Is cabbage per crate heavy Wui Glit. 2 horseradish per in 10 California per 100 . 1 00 onions California per in. Garlic now Loose per in. String. Krout k bbl. 2 00 clip est Wisconsin full arc Iii Young amoral cd. Suller Creamery fancy. Dairy butter. Dairy b 1 10 cd Lynn kegs. Chile Pur Pound. Cidor. N. Y. State Minry Libl. Rienus so clean per Pound Licaus Lima per i. 15eans, Navy per Ham lard Corn Pov Bushel. Oats Hay for Hundred. Me 4 50 3 50 11 113-4 Core. Houston Aud ave a no. 2 engine House. 120 Cor Martin and Jefferson. 127 Cor ave i and Kig Lith. 132 Cor ave b and ninth. 134 i me Star brewery grand ave. 135 Cor and Austin Sunset is i Cor Austin and Donval. 142 Cor Austin and Carson. 141 Cor military ave and Grayson. 1-15 Cor Austin ave Aud Gra Sou. 152 Cor military ave and Crosby. Cor Olive 15i Cor Olive and Nolan. 213 Cor Kuri Iet and Walnut. 214 Cor ave e Aud sixth. 215 Cor ave d and fifth. 2ki Cor e Commerce and Alamo. 217 Cor Nacogdoches and Nolan. 231 Cor Croe Etc and Bowie. 234 Cor e Commerce and Walnut. 235 Cor water and Mill 2-11 Cor water and Goliad. 243 Cor Goliad and Santa Clara 251 june water Aud Alamo Mission Hose 2-53 Cor Caiu Argo and 2fil Cor Presa and Pereida. 312 car Alamo and vol Leta. 314 corp Iminta and Nii Evn. 315 Cor Market and Yturri no. 1 engine House 310 Cor Garden and Villita electric Light station 321 Cor Garden and Mill. Cor Mill and Adams. As Aii Antia Vitul Catcher compare Liis Tilting Tower and its a motor with an Ordinary Windmill and Vou will find that it presents a tithe of the wind surface to the grasp of the storm that storm that other does. For information descriptive circulars and address. J3an Antonio Tex a. Heusinger hardware stores tin and Granite Ware. Ngou Nils Points Oil and Glass Auto in Jjones Iron steel and mail i. West g Side military Plaza a gentlemen s resort tie finest of Domestic and imported Lepors wines and tips. T Crawford Brown proprietors. James t. Bradys off. Southern hotel., office bar is Headquarters for stockmen and other gentlemen who know where to get something Good in the Way of liquid refreshments. Drop in to Brady s once and you will by sure to Call again. S-i2-ti now is the time to make Money in buy ing property. The following list is Only a Small por Tion of the Many Fine bargains now be ing offered by Jno. T. Hambleton co 8-Eal state agents office at no. 4 East Commerce Street three very Large lots on govern Meu Hill one half Block from car line. Three room cottage on Austin Street lot 57 1-2x145 feet. Five acres of san Anulio River Suita ble for subdivision convenient to Street car line. Seven room House of Elviira Street stable water works Etc. Two houses Street renting for per month. House of six rooms with Bath. To 52x160011 Monterey Street House almost new. New House of six rooms on Chestnut Street. Lot 66x140 feet. Fine piece of improved property of North Flores Street. Lot 120x180 feet this is a bargain. A desirable piece of property of Avenue a can be bought cheap. A Avenue c near hous ton Street. Two lots on Buena Vista Street convenient to Street car. Fine Block of 12 lots on tobit Hill. 53large glitch find if you want a drink of the Fine old Woodland of 188? drop in at tie Silver King Saloon Corner of Flores and West Commerce Street on the East Side of Sli Litara Plaza. H is Tittle proprietor. Also the finest brands of imported and Domestic wines liquors and cigars. 910 Excelsior steam laundry Alamo Plaza opposite menger hotel. Telephone 500. Collars specially clothes Cal cd for Ami delivered free of Clinge work Gurn Tecil first ulass. 325 Cor Hymi Roxard and Mill. 412 0 orking William and Turner. Rock two Story House 10 rooms with All modern improvements first or Hood and centrally located 1 Ive room House stable lot x 150 feet it few Steps from car line. 170 acres Fine land n Miles irom san Antonio on Goliad Road 70 acres in cultivation Good House 4 rooms 200 Bear ing Neach Trees. 422 acres farming Laud in Hays Aud Comal counties to Miles from san mar cos 4 room House never failing Spring David Kirkwood sanitary Engineer and plumber 11 s. Ai Ana o St., Telephone 440. Modern sanitary plumb los a specially. N. Kirkwood employees Only experienced plumbers. And consequently those familar with All the of modern plumbing for this climate. This is a sul Luciem guarantee of nest mss Ork. Berwick in paints and oils Glass Wall paper. Agent for Geo. W. Pitkin co s Zinc paste. House training Aud paid thug a specially. No. 12 Alamo Street. B House and sign Painter shop on East Commerce Street oppo site St. Joseph s Catholic Church. None o Tlle very b081 material used Tirl 40 Yards from House school and Post-1 Good honest work at reasonable prices office half mile from plan Era i satisfaction warranted every time

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