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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - October 16, 1891, San Antonio, TexasFriday october 16. 1891. West Texas abstract and guarantee company. Incorporated h m. Aubrey mgr office 421 e. Houston St. Will fun wish Reid Amie abstracts of title to in Bexar county either City or country property upon Short notice and reasonable terms. A Telephone no. 4o6 us Elk Jesse in Ireland. La i t 31 l. Me see where was i in my last yes i had arrived at the end of Queen town re variety of sub rather dense of a reporter knew Xot san an Irish Effer vesting drink. The Fine old haunting car. Briggs and the Blarney Stone. An Irish to Scot land. Berlin Germany sept. 17, 1891. Daily Light. Let of yes. My Ocean voyage Felt Well and ready to land on ground where there Are no snakes Only in exceptional cases though an unnatural condition of the mind super induced by a total dire of the effects of alcohol on the Uman system i regret to say i saw a few aggravated symptoms of this character. Weil the Small Side Wheeler finally arrived and enfolded nay Friend Briggs and myself and soon the distance Between us was so Grea that the fluttering handkerchiefs could not be connected with any one in particular of course we waved for some time on general principles but a wave arrived that set some Down and others up to the guard rail Mak ing them regret a portion of their break fast. 1 talked with a Porter about a jets he seemed America and would you believe it he had never heard of 6an Antonio or Seguin or any of the important cities of Texas. But he was Well posted on the Irish question. The Steamer bumped against the wharf and nay Friend departed for other sources of information. I found brings stretched across a clothes hamper deathly Pale with no appetite. I gave him the last of my nay rum Aud he re Vived and got real Chipper. After a struggle we got our effects spread out before the officer no searched Briggs boxes for Cognac poor Man to suggested the Aroma of spirits Aud did not get Oil to the fact trial it wat Briggs himself. He finally pasted the Paster on Brigg s effects with a look that plainly said i know you have got something about you Tusit should be taxed but i la let you of this Frigga must have Felt Tor he handed him sixpence seemed to make him feel that the government had been fairly treated. In front of me stood a Young lady and her Mother and it was funny to hear the old Irish officer ask each in turn have Yutz any fire arturas have Yez any Braccy or cigars have Yez any spirit Yez i thought there was a touch of pathos in this last Appeal and be seemed much disappointed at the negative reply. We now checked our baggage Ali dad to Cork alter which i Felt lighter and went to the hotel. Feeling thirsty were paired to the bar room and found a Young Irish attendance. She smiled and withdrew to attend to a customer and my fat Friend flew to a looking Glass and combed Chin whiskers and was highly engaged in turning his cuff when she returned. He ordered something Light Gin i think and i asked the maid if she had some Efferee Cibir drinks she hesitated moment Ere replying. Is soil certainly Fitch kind wed be Loike i wed Ric commend that Folie Ould Orish i stopped her and sampled the popular beverage and must say it was excellent. After breakfast we employed a haunting car and drove five Miles through a most picturesque country. I never enjoyed a ride More than this Tor while 1 saw Many other Beautiful parts of to ind. This was the first and left an impression that to he proud of and Iove old Ireland Mere is a Beauty in it All its of. In Strong contrast to the Beauty ii residences and Rich Fields were the signs of extreme poverty. When approaching a poor Mai s habitation children from Little toddlers to those nearly grown ran Aud after bidding us a pleasant Day at once got Down to Maidens and gently requested a Penny sorr a Penny if the request was re fused they became More importunate and As they became Short of breath through Long Gann of Penny sorr Plaze and if this not effectual they would run on for another halt mile breathing hard but with their eyes Ever on you and the sound would go on in your imagination until the Bott came from your Plethoria perhaps Puree and you were rewarded with such a smile As a lad breathing for life could give but which had in it thankful Ness and god bless you my the traveler has to use discretion in giving alms As. If he is profuse the very Progress of the equipage might Senrt Aijrer life Aud limb. I have a traveler a of cupful of com Anu dog a crowd of children and in the tight that ensued Nauy were badly scratched and bruised. We stopped at a Otheen Bouse by the was. The Driver stopped. I took a Cigar Boggs and the Driver j did not. The following to Ruig we took train for Cork where we stopped tar lunch and also took observations from a Jau Utleg oar. We then left for Killarney via Limerick Junction. We unfortunately went 60 Miles out of our Way but finally goo to depot hotel Killarney at 10 p. We were out Early following morning and engaged a car for the jokes. We were again assailed by innumerable beg Gars and finally arrived at the of Dunlop. Donkeys were on hand but Briggs insisted on walking five Miles Over the mountains. The first part of the walk was very pleasant but my Friend remarked As we reached the top that he regretted having so much flesh. After Bis wind had re turned to him we started to descend which was very Steep. Sud Denly Iron behind a huge Boulder jumped three Bright Irish Maidens each armed with a bottle of Pothe ii and another of Goat s milk. They As sailed us with a broadside of induce ments to Purchase. I was not in humor for Otheen Aud their something uncongenial about Goat s milk so i told them 1 belonged to the Temperance society and the doctor this in Eplite of the weather which Wae inclement but Rem tuber when you go abroad Don t Edinburgh. I went with Tome american Friend and saw the great Bridge the largest Bridge of the kind in the world. Then we went to Loch Lomond Aud Katrine Aud enjoyed their beauties. The following Day took our departure for London the great Cen Ter of Europe of which i May say Nome thing later. But As i am afraid i shall have destroyed your patience this time i will Stop. With Best wishes for the and All it rep resents i am very sincerely j. Ems son or. Military Notus. The fort Ham Houston dancing club gave their regular thursday night nop at math s Pavilion. It was at tended by quite a number of people All of whom enjoyed the occasion greatly. The floor was in splendid order and As Slippery As Glass. Steward Edwards who is expected to relieve Hospital Steward King at fort Sam Houston has not been heard from yet. He is expected to arrive every Day. Sargeant Saxe i. Troop 3rd cavalry was sent to the Post Hospital yester was Day at fort Sam Houston for a to Prain de knee. A civilian who is employed in the department at fort quartermasters department at told use of leaving America whatever j Bam Houston As mail Carrier named i did t must not drink the milk of Drescher Wae sent to the Post hos Pital yesterday for a sprained ankle. Patrick o Donnell is driving the mail cart during the former s illness. The following Are the sales at the Post canteen wednesday bar room Cash checks total bar room sales lunch room Cash my Sci paid Chat Tell Saj Viosta goats. I pointed at my Friend who was a few Steps in Advance and assured them by nods and smiles that he was fond of Otheen. They seemed to gather in the hint and the Leader started in by remarking a but there s a Fine fat gentleman that la River get Down tha Solde of tha Moun Tain Ridout a drap of tha Cray Ter Aud a sup o tha Goat s milk Shure an he d of foolish altogether wid such a seize a him to attempt Briggs laughed at d finally compromised on the pure Otheen we Learned later the cheap est of potato spirits and i really thought he would never reach the Bottom. When we did he was a sight and completely exhausted As when seated in the boats we went the eur tire length of these magnificent lakes enjoying their unparalleled romantic charms poor Briggi remained fast asleep. We had great difficulty in arousing him at the end of the journey and he slept All the Way to the hotel in the stage. 1 Over How. Checks total lunch room sales billiard room Cash 40 cents checks total billiard room sales total Sale of the canteen 60. E. S. Meyers f company 23rd Intai Heen granted a four months furious Jan to go into Ettelt october 20, 1891. Troop Farrier f. Wilde of a troop 3rd cavalry will receive his discharge from the service on about the 20th instant. There was no one confined in the Post guard House at fort Sam hous ton yesterday nor was there any one released. It the same old Chestnut. The canteen has made a change some heard him the of lowing morning giving his impressions of the lakes to an admiring audience in the smoking room he seemed thoroughly enthused. We of course visited and kissed the Blarney Stone and Briggs said his neck was Worth considerable and he would not risk it that Way again. On our Way to the carriages we visited Roco Castle and were beset on emerging by a new lot of barefooted girls with the Otheen and goats milk As i emerged first i told them that my father would be Down directly and i that he was a Liberal gentleman. Briggs soon showed up Aud smiled they took this As a favourable Indica Tion and held up the Otheen bottles a knowing look came into Briggs Eye. He flatly refused they lavished Blarney by the Yard but Briggs was firm on the question but not quite steady from the last invest ment. At last he broke and ran and expressed himself As relieved that he had escaped. We arrived in Dublin july 17, and after toilet and refresh ment started to see a Dublin theatre. This was a strange experience. A fat Man came out and commenced to sing i an Irish Ballad. Finally the crowd began to hum with him and ended by joining heartily in the chorus i after wards understood that his salary de Pended on his ability to enthuse his audience sufficiently to induce them to join in with his bongs and i was informed that where a Singer cannot arouse sufficient enthusiasm for at least some help in the chorus the management Jook sharply for ancient Hen fruit. The performance was fair but would hardly have passed for an american theatre. It seems an Irish characteristic that where they like you they cannot do enough for you and where they doa t they Don t do even a Little. We arrived in Belfast july 20th and one could see and feel a differ ence at once the whole place seemed astir with activity and business seemed the Bent of the people. I should say Belfast is the most Active and progressive City in Ireland Odds. But place for pipe smokers the air is full of it and judging from the Aroma i should say the tobacco was not the Best. I was nearly smothered in a crowd of men and Cloud of tobacco on the steamship Landing while wait lug for the boat. I think i never so thoroughly appreciated pea air before and even the effect of the Waves could not compare with those pipes. We stopped one night in Glas Gow and departed following morning Tor Edinburgh. I was never More pleased with a City in my life and the Post canteen has had a Bill of fare made out and posted on a Post. A Man will now know what to order. The Post canteen issues checks from 9 a. To 1 p. M., and from 6 p. To 8 p. Canteen Steward Heiman is gain ing weight at the rate of about two pounds per Day since he has been at the can teen. He has to turn Side ways to get through a door already. The troops at fort Sana Houston will be Given regular saturday morn ing1 inspection tomorrow morning. Work on the foundation of officers quarters no. 34, occupied by Captain Borden Haa been finished. The enlisted nieu at fort Sam Houston Are greatly excited Over the Rumor of their going to the Indian territory to change with the 5th cavalry. The order is expected to be issued about the first of next month and if it is the whole the 3rd cavalry will leave this department. Dress Parade was Given at the Mil itary Post last night. Quite a num Ber of citizens attended it. There will probably be a game of base Ball on government Hill Satur Day Between the High school Juni ors and the government Hill boys Dine. My mkt ii v Vuk. There s something up yer Oner there s something up. Course there s something up it has to be up Afore you can put it Down. Same to you you re getting to be a p t ran ire article lately. Hue time you re definite and another time you Are in definite. I m wearing my ears out trying to understand you. That s because brine the statesman an brine the individual Are two different characters that s what s the matter All Day an twelve hours of the night and Don t you let anyone see you forget it. Claud i wont but Why did you loan the Nigger your plug the other Day he looked Digger than yourself on italian Day Aud seemed to be Hunting the fellow who discovered America. Brine he just took it As you did that last one on the sly. I m tired of it any Way an1 believe i la ruffle it off. No Annex it to the terminus of some can due Aud let him hurry it off the Earth. Of the Way he could sleep in it o nights and dream of Paree Chili con came and Hoo doomed aldermen. Fact brine that reminds me that a Little of the hair of the dog aint bad even Cross the Creek. I always wondered what made the dogs to hairless Over there. Now i know. You had better let up or the dogs there won t have hair enough to last pm through the win Ter. Besides there brine close your Mouth or i la fire a Hay stack through it. Your innuendoes won t go with me not in the dog time anyhow. I m wore Al ready to my Back Suspender Bottons standing your cigarette and it la smoke out any doubts that you might have regarding my sincerity. Claud very Well but tie first Syl Lable of that last word you Veem Pha sized too much it is so suggestive you know. Brine in these Days of Frijoles and Johnson grass statesmanship i m not supposed to know anything Aud i m putting in my spare time sustain ing the supposition. There you go again the first syllable of that last word brings on More talk and suggests the taking of something. You be been running with Ryder y Taylor i see that. But by the Powers of h politician s breath and that s a big oath. I la make you Wear out Clingman Gas machine. For information inquire at 9-16 1m o. Al. Wank a s. Across the san Peoro. Speh eyes night the place for Gen Lem ii to pass a pleasant evening. Admission inc 15, 25c clothing of a room. Prices talk. We re never afraid to display prices. Have you noticed them in our show windows we come out bodily with them in print does this look like a trap to sell clothing other than Cost we will Stop Here and say no More except to invite the world of seekers after Good substantial clothes to examine ours and compare our prices with others. 10 15 3t Joske Brothers. Prepare to be pleased. Millinery is the word and original styles the go with us. Consult your interests by consulting us. See our City in Ireland by All j special display of Jet and evening you never saw such a j bonnets this week. 3t Joske Brothers. Joske s millinery department. Large hats handsome and cheap Newport turbans the rage of the Day in All colors. 3t Joske Brothers. Several Leel toe ing the scratch yet. No longer itch for your favors and though you can t do with out me i m thinking a bout going Over to the county Crown. When they have processions they Don t put the Naffla Flag at the head of pm any Way. They always respect the Staro and stripes. You do not. White mexican Joe is pulling Yonover the Fence he there s better on that make me a put More Brandy in thing there s better men there anyhow and no leg pull ing nor similar attractions go to any numerous extent. They made you and they la unmake you and the people Are irrigating their hands now ready to help them. You Are a dead Duck in a dry Pond Aud i would Sug Gest the following As your epitaph Here lies a Drake a sly one too whose chances now we fear Are slim 80 Pilgrim shed a tear because he s no longer in the aim. Enough of that. Something else Loo have you not not on the just now even if i am somewhat lawyer myself. Your questions me sick across the River from a doctor an you know i can t swim. You aint building any More Bridges either. Hush about Bridges Don t you see that taxpayer with pockets in the same condition of our Heads empty he s mad he is and Between you and me and Cork screw Lockwood j Don t blame him. We be pulled his leg until there in t enough left Tor hand hold. We re pullers we Are. That stopper then. No Cork screw go to lock Wood an hell draw to quicker than i can my Back salary. Anyhow i m tired with an adequate sufficiency As it were. Be a. We go. Why a the Nigger like one of our leading Mer chants Claud cause he s a Dull nig. Pshaw pshaw or. Hathaway . D., assistant. Regular graduates the leading specialist of the South and West private Hood. Skin and nervous disease. Young Mem who by their acte of impudence of Folly suf Fer from Nerv o u 8 debility k x h an b t i n if ,1 to of life affecting t n Nind body and manhood should the celebrated or. Lat h a w a it once. Re number Nerv n s diseases with or without or Devil Ity Anilos of nerve Power treated scientific ally by new methods with great it Maks no difference what Yon Nave taken or who has failed to cure you. Lost Man Hood Aud All weakness of the sexual organs treated with great Success. Female diseases cured at Home without in Strung its a wonderful remedy. Piles great i covery. A care Guaran teed. No knife cutting or ligature. Painless treat men stricture cared without cutting. The most wonderful discovery. Safe and sure. Syphilis. The most Safe and effective remedy. A Complete cure guaranteed. Skin diseases of All Kinda cured where others have failed. Unnatural discharges promptly cured in a few Days. Quick sure Aad sate. Thus includes g Leet and gonorrhoea. My methods i. Free consultation at the office or by mail 1 thorough examination Aud careful diagnosis. S. That each a inf treated gets the advantage of special study Aud experience and specs Alty is Iii or her disease. Moderate curls and easy Terno of payment a. Home treatre Iii Caa be Given in a majority of cased. Send for symptom Blank no 1 for men for symptom tank no. 2 for women. Send for by ii torn Blank no. 5 for skin Dis eases. All swered promptly. Busl r Medicine Bent free 1 ton Laurelle Oil. Prevents tendency to wrinkles or ageing of the skin. Prevents withering of the skin or drying up of the Tiesh. Nature s wonder for preserving youth and fresh Ess urge bottles at druggists. 1 baking powder used in millions of years the Standard for Sale. A Fine new Phaeton and perfectly be title horse. Can be seen at Wood Ward Evans stables Houston Street. 10-13 t Garden onion sets also a full Stock of fresh seeds just arrived. Edward Persch 1m 2o4 Market Street. Tiser ration Tiefer to Banko in san a Texas. A Edresa or Call on j. N. Hathaway m. D., a is w. Commerce St., upstairs the new hard restore 413 e. Houston Street Thomas b. Wren proprietor everything fresh from manufactories Call and obtain prices before buying elsewhere Low est figures on All goods prompt at Tention to All order. Telephone no. 399. 9 24 1m heating stoves. A full line of All styles Ami grades in prices that defy Competition at Thomas b. Wren s 413 e. Houston Street. 9 24 1m s. A. Brewing ass xxx Pearl Beer. The purest and Tny part of the City. Delivered to

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