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San Antonio Daily Light (Newspaper) - September 23, 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 212 san Antonio Texas wednesday september 23, 1891, Price a year logwood National Bank. San Antonio Texas. J. S. Lockwood pres j mrm cashier rare Deposit vaults late Telegraph. Associated press dispatches and state specials. Up to the time of going to press Mallory line new York Texas steamship co Newyork direct steamers leave Galveston every wednesday and saturday the cheapest and most delightful route to new York and Europe for through tickets staterooms etc., apply to the is Ivory line office i St w. J. Young Gen l South n pass r agent the -1891 Washington life insurance company of new York. Assets if contemplate insuring your life Reserve decision you have examined the plans methods and practices of the Washington in k. J. B. Day manager South Western dcpt., , personal mention. Don t like negroes. Gainesville tex., sept. Santa be northbound train Are crowded by negroes going to Oklahoma. Much feeling is exhibited by indians against negroes locating claims. The new postmaster general. London sept. Sir James Fer Guson Bart political Secretary of the foreign office has been appointed to the office of postmaster general vacant through the death of Henry Cecil Raikes. Miss Mary lamp leaves Lor new York this afternoon. Or. M. Oppenheimer left yesterday for new York. Mrs. Seb Leonier of Kyle who has been visiting mrs. Max b. Mayer of this City left for her Home yesterday. Or. Eugene Schoch left yesterday to attend the state University at Austin. J. M. Jones of Colorado a at the Southern. He is travelling for the Benefit of his health. Or. Miller the Stockman leaves for new York this afternoon with his wife. Or. H. P. Kampmann and family leave for new York this afternoon via St. Louis. Prof. M. N. Brown formerly one of the teachers at the Riverside coloured school leaves this afternoon for Nash Ville tenn., where he will study a course of Medicine. Trouble Between the negroes and cowboys is feared in the newly opened territory. Houston secures a Cotton rate seven cents per Hundred less than rate to Galveston from All parts of the state. Want St. Thomas. Washington sept. Administration it said is considering the acquisition of the Island of St. Thomas property of Denmark As a naval station instead of St. Nicholas about which so much difficulty exists. Iowa s immense crops. Burlington io., sept., gals from All parts of Iowa and Illinois give the most flattering reports of the Corn crops. Corn As a Rule is now out of danger of Frost and will make a greatly increased average crop. Wheat and Oats Harvest is about Over and the yield in some cases is Pheno Menal running from fifty to seventy five bushels per acre the weather generally has been excessively hot and rain is needed. Makes a mile in 1-4. la., sept. Lerton went on monday a full mile in 1-4, thus putting an end to All dispute of the stallion championship. The quarters were 1-2, 1-2, 1-4, 4. Railway conductors meet. Louisville sept. Brotherhood of railway conductors began its annual session Here yesterday. About 500 Are in attendance but Only 100 Are delegates. Mavor Tyler made an address of Welcome and grand chief Howard of the order responded. The package Rvl missing. Vul Ksor scr ent Walker of Cincinnati represent ing the Pacific and Baltimore and other express companies is Here investigating the loss of the which disappeared Friday night. Up to this time no clue As to the guilty party has been obtained. Cuts free Silver. Washington sept. Report from Ohio that in his speech at mans Field last saturday or. Mills practically renounced the cry of free Silver has created a decided Sensa Tion in Washington. He is reported to have told the Farmers that unlimited coinage would not help them. Closing out theatrical Plant. New York sept Brown widow of Edward Biown has begun suit to dissolve the firm of Brown Pulverman of which her husband was a member. The Junior partner is also dead. The firm is probably the largest theatrical manufacturing concern in the country doing a business of about per Vear. Heavy bans robbery. London sept. Banking world of this City has just been startled by the announcement that a important Bank robbery has taken place in the City. The institution that has suffered is the London and West minister Bank no. 44 lath Bury c. An important establish ment having Over fifteen branches in other cities. The amount taken is not less than and May exceed a million. A shocking murder. San Luis Cal. It. Har Ris disappeared in june last leaving no Trace. A few Days ago his clothes and blankets were found sunk in a Well and fragments of Bones and flesh found hurried near the shanty of John Silvin a mulatto. A Coroner s jury found he had been shot in the Back and killed by Eulator who then Cut up the body and fed it to the hogs. He had been working for Eulator. No Bond yet. Paulino Martinr a arrested yes ii Day on the charge of violating the neutrality Laws is still in jail not being Able to fur Nish Bond. He says he is a of Mexico was born in Guanajuato and for 12 years was in the City of Mexico where lie published a paper called Al Chianco. It was opposed to contained severe criticisms Acra inst min ister Rubio. Keyes Ami other Biira als. He Learned that he would be to if he remained there and left the country and came an assignment deed was h u d in the county Clerx office this morning by the firm of ii. Johnson a on the West Side Alamo , and Conrad Liu Herich was Nanu firm is Cha. Johnston. The following Are debts owed to the establishment Teagan Houston Assignee of Sarr Maverick. C. Hub Erich x c. I and h. Guenther mrs. 11. I. Johnson the Assignee i the if abilities Are m yet unknown. The old maids banquet. Milford codd., sept. Thirty years ago and More fifty ladies of the first Church Here formed a society of old maids every one of whom vowed she would never marry. Each Mem Ber paid Tor admission which was to be spent in annual dinners. In the three decades which have succeeded All but fifteen of the original fifty have married Aud As the storms have whitened the hair of the faithful it looks As if they will stick. Yesterday was banquet Day. American pork in Austria. Vienna sept., fre Graut minister to Austria a a recent inter View says i have great Hopes thai american pork products will soon be admitted into Austro huns Rary but no definite action can be taken until parliament meets later in the season. There has been much official correspondence on the subject resulting1 in a position which leads the United states to expect an Early an d sat is a c tory settlement of the question. Nebraska Stock Yards. Lincoln neb., sept. Con trolling interest in the Nebraska Stock Yards company located at this was yesterday purchased by a Syndi Cate of Boston capitalists represented by Charles h. North the late Bead o the Keokuk packet and provision company of Boston. The Transfer takes place immediately and Active operations will begin november 1 the Purchase Price is something Over Turkey takes Possession. Chicago sept. First Flag o a foreign nation thus far raided on the world s fair grounds was floated to the Breeze yesterday. It was the Flag of Turkey and was raised on the site on the Midway Plaisance the name which has been Given to the Stree in constantinople exhibit. War supplies ordered. London sept. 23 has or dered Twenty engines and 535 carriages for her War line. Buried. Bradley s. D. Sept. Business portion of town is burned. Loss for democratic speaker. Chi aug. Sept. E. Dress i Ian was endorsed by the democratic state Central committee yesterday As candidate for the speaker ship of the next cholera in Asia. Boston sept. Advices say cholera is spreading rapidly in the Stueken districts in Asia and 405 deaths occurred in one Day in Mercia and Stanley designs. Buhlin sept. Henry m. Stan by s visit to the King of Belgium was to resign the governorship of the on go a rocked but rescued. Panama sept. Steamship Alifornia from Liverpool to Colon was totally wrecked North Side of Aruba dutch Antilles. Ail aboard except the second Engineer were rescued. Rapid Turner. Pekota iii., sept. Dorntge of Buffalo n. Y., tried the established and Twenty mile bicycle records lowering them to and 5ti the Mariner s Fate. London sept. Lea Panto at Antwerp struck a Cyclone on the 7th Hist Anri was thrown Over on beam chief officer Yates and Seaman Redcliff were washed overboard and drowned. Factories burned. Ellsworth wis., sept. Plant of Ellsworth manufacturing1 co., Basket factory and several build Ings were destroyed by tire. Loss insurance Small. To be kid of them. St 23.-a Law was drafted providing for the deportation of All foreigners coming under the expulsion act to Tobolsk Siberia if their own country refuses to receive them. Knotx in Siberia. St. Petersburg sept. And riots Oil account of bad and in adequate food occurred on siberian railways among workmen. Burning the towns. Hinckley minn., sept. Fires raging All around Here and the town was saved from destruction Only by great exertion. Finleyson was destroyed yesterday afternoon. Sand Stone is in danger. Only partial. City of Mexico sept. Cip Rocity Between u. 8. And Mexico will be partial. Question will b e As to compensation Mexico will give u s. For admission of hides sugar and Stock Market. Union Stock , Chicago sept. 23, 1891. Special to for week ending november 1st. Chicago received head of cattle during the week just passed the above won Kerful record has been broken by at least head. This Means that we have received daily average for the week including saturday of nearly cattle. When remember that this enormous Supply came i Erht on the heels of excessive runs receipts of two prior having or related you can then partially understand How demoralized the Trade is. The week s arrivals were divided As follows native. Westerns texans Choice to fancy native cattle have declined about 15 cts fair medium and Pood natives and westerns declined 50 to cts. Per cwt., the greater decline being on fair to medium trades. Cattle suffered less not simply because they were so Kew they could not line fast or much but because the de Mand was extraordinary and competitor was Kuyers of texans talked bearish but in spite of the big receipts could not act it they wanted Cuttle and As the bulk of the cattle were in the of , who knew it and know How to a stubborn fight by pulling together we prot our patrons out in better shape than the native and Western sales men who became so hopelessly demoralized. We figure the Delineon texans for the week to 40cts most decline was on our Good cattle the bulk of the cows and hellers sold yesterday and today at 1.70 to 2.70 Canning steers to -j.4.v. Dressed beef steers 2.50 to -j.w, according to flit Quality and weight. To Day sat urday i there were no texans bought sex b Swift and Libby. Mires in Tho calf Trade sex heavy and branded calves Are by at very Low prices a of 1w la. Branded at per cwt. On wednesday but they fat also sold mhb6 thin in. Cah. Ame Day. We look for no improve ment until the Middle of next week by he a time we Hope a Ereat accumulation of common and westerns and natives will be worked off. Sheep Market has been liberally sup plied this week and ruled 10 to 20 lower on All but the Choice grades. Late telegrams boiled Down prom private special and other sources. S. H. Truitt of Logansport la., assigns. White co s failure in new York affects no other firms. The mexican troops have never been in sight of the invaders. German american Catholic con Gress opens at Buffalo. Austin Eor Plainy that san Antonio Sells Coal cheaper than she can and advances prices f 1 per ton. Schedule signed by the locomotive firemen of m. K. T. At so Dealta. Indiana takes first honors in the i. 0. O. F., Canton drills at St. Louis. Standard Oil is not creating Mono poly in Germany buc is competing with Russia. Mexico is not willing to enter into Ull reciprocity say advices from City 01 Mexico. Balmaceda suicide lest the Lega Tion where he was concealed Shoukal be attacked. Garza s crowd have scattered and crossed into Texas and will remain Aid for the present. The Low water in the Rio Grande presents innumerable fording places and could not be All Poh ced. James Lailey murdered in san Quintan prison while getting at sup per by a Lellow prisoner. Mrs. Sublette resident of Texas i Nee at san Augustine 85. Fort Worth Resolute thanks for being made Headquarters for Texas world s fair association. Notice of impeachment of poet Mas Ter general of Canada is Given in Iramenta at Ottawa. Hugh Jackson is granted bail in at Georgetown in the Meader murder Case. Dallas fire losses at fair ground a Gate of which Falls on san Boru of Houston. American National Baptist association at Dallas elects officers. None chosen from Texas. The so Onerem Are working their brains to hold tiie claims prematurely jumped. The amendments recently voted upon Are now Nart of the state constr Tattoo. Cuero has a surplus of Cotton Yard platforms Aud gins Are plied High with Balet. County attorney of Coryell co., Ridge fatally injured jumping from a train at Waco. T. R. Welzer of Chicago takes first individual prize at i. . Drill St Louis. Liverpool Cotton Market is Many Points lower than new York and new Orleans. New York Money is very stringent and Rose to 12 per cent on Call yester Day. German colonial forces and zulus have left for the scene of the Zanzibar uprising. One woman shot by a Deputy on the Border land for firing her pistol at him. No schedule of 8. V. White s liabilities Aro filed his private Fortune is county Hank at Millersville Butler co., pa., fails for and creates a panic. Southern Gas Trust construction co., Jacksonville fla., in hands of a receiver. Rea bros., 8. V. White co s brokers Pitts Burg pa., have sus Pended. Major Bundy s funeral at new York was attended by a great Many newspaper men the body goes Tobe Loit wis. Fair ground stables burned at dal Las and 20 Fine horses lost. Stables valued at horses estimated uncompressed Cotton is allowed a rate of 10 cents per Hundred Over com pressed Cotton if distance exceeds 30 Miles. Santa be conductor badly need up by Boomers on his train near Wichita for insisting on the 10 cents extra for no ticket. Arkansas City ks., has been a Camp far the past two weeks. It is now a deserted Camp. All gone to the territory. Mexican troops from the Interior Are upon the Border and will cover the Rio Grande from Laredo to Mata moras. United states cavalry and a few mounted infantry Are in the Vicinity of Rio Grunde City watching move ments. There has been very Little excite ment on either Side of the River Over the revolution As it was to palpably a failure. The extra session Tennessee legis lature settled nothing in connection with the convict Leanes. It was a fail ure. There was do trouble at Tohee the new town in the occupied lands but at langs ton where the coloured men entered two were shot. I k k l y f1n a nce. Imported for by Henry Clews a co new York sept. 19, Stock Market shows renewed activity Ana strength. The bears however Are not alone in the opinion that the Advance in prices during the last few weeks should almost suffice for the time being. Among the ranks of the bulls there Are two classes who incline to the same View first the conservatives who think that present prices Are Well up to the pre sent intrinsic value of stocks and doubt the expediency of forcing up values to a Point at which the invest ment demand would be checked and at which foreign holders under the pressure of an american Drain of Gold might sell out up on new York and a second class Are those who have unloaded Large lines of Long Stock and Are actuated by the purely Specula Tive purpose of being Able to buy in again at a lower Range of prices. Former of these two classes is simply quiescent the latter have been using their influence directly and indirectly to depress prices. For the rest the Market May be said to consist of the sanguine and demonstrative class of who Are always optimistic Over estimating favourable factors and underestimating unfavourable ones and who act upon prospects rather than existing facts. When there is a Large outside interest in the is the Case at class of operators prove an important element for they All act in the same direction so Long As they Are Able to maintain their margins and it is therefore difficult to break the Force of their support. At pres ent the forces of the Market Are divided into these unqualified bulls on the one Side Aud the qualified bulls and the professional bears on the other. The result of such a contest under present conditions cannot be much other than a succession of slight fluctuations with Little gain for either the one party or the other. In judging what May be the out come of this contest it is important not to lose sight of the fact that the extreme bulls have in View a Prospect which if realized will mean a More Active and More prosperous condition of business Aud Enterprise than exists at present. We Are in the midst of a progressive improve ment and each Day brings some new stimulus to the buoyancy of the prevailing Boom. Within the past week for instance we have had a govern ment crop report of unexpectedly High of the condition of the unharvested cereals Large increases in the earnings of the railroads the beginnings of imports of Gold from the continent of Europe and a Bank statement favourable to ease Money and in the meantime there Are no unfavourable circumstances appearing while the Market was wholly unaffected by the Mitylene incident. In this sense it May be said that much of the bulling comes from the course of events and in any Case it cannot be denied that such a favouring Drift of occurrences strongly reinforces the sanguine Bull party while it induces caution on the other the Market. This tendency might be less important if there were the caution usual at this season of the year about the course of the Money Market but the Reflux of Gold from Europe having already set in the Money prospects Are an element of encouragement rather than discouragement. Colonel of the oh1 7th regiment dead. Sept. 23 c. R Cargill died at the Sisters Hospital yesterday. He is a native of new York and atone time colonel of the famous seventh regiment of that state. Sugar deputies for Texas. Washington com missioner of internal Revenue has decided to appoint two Deputy collectors to attend to the sugar Bounty in the state of Florida and five in the state of Texas. Fast a ground. Not fa8t time. Memphis sept. Big trans Fer boats and one Small Steamer were stuck All Day on a Sand bar within a Stone s throw of the big Bridge across the Mississippi at this Point. The remaining boat the Charles a. Mer Riam is still aground and holds eight cars of lard part of a train wit which a fast run was being made from St. Louis to new Orleans via the Iron Mountain and the Mississippi Valley. Hudson s Monument. Atlantic Highlands n. A. Sept. The committee having in charge the erection of a grand Monument to Mark the spot where Henry Hudson first landed on the Jersey soil prior to his discovery of the Hudson River met last evening and concluded to receive plans for a Monument to be erected and dedicated on the shh of september nest that being the Day Hudson was driven ashore by a storm on rhe Beach where now stands at lactic Highlands in 1600

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