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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 9 August 1845

wttHa 4 n rw; Lj Sh L Jj. 1 9 THE WILL OF 'I HE PEOPLE SHOULD RULE. GALVESTON SATUBBAY AUGUST 9 1845-?' hole ?3o. 2T7i Vol. II. No. 5. A l f JJ KJ J agggSmsgssysuagsssiaEEaBanBSEX THJS WEEKLY NI3TTS - PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY EVENING BY CHEkRY LEWIS i. CO. Suascnipntw I?our Dollars per annura parable in advance. Io subscription received for a shorter pe- riod than six mouths. Adtebtisixo One Dollar per square for the first ion and I iliv Cents for each sou enuent inser T i -jCTP?g.--7----- of any power which they may deem nece"ary to the final and successful accomplishment of their great RorL. We are "lid therefore to learn that they are determined to meet every cmcrgncy ?ml proviiie for all the "contingencies" of annexation. Our condition must nccesarilv be unsettled and procari- ouif not unsafe ('uring this transit and the sooner it is accomplished the better for all. It is gratify ingr to learn tint both the delegates Iroti this county are in Itvor of giving us a State Government...

Publication Title: Galveston Weekly News
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 9 August 1845

- THE NE?S. c The President (Gen Itusk continues to discharge . .his duties admirably and is 'Vet popular. He will .If he chooses be one of our first Senators. There is 'little sickness in town. 1 he seat of government will pebably remain here till 1850 and then be perma- nently located. SATURDAY EVENING AUGUST 9 t 55" The Sarah Foyle arrived this morning from New Orleans having leftjHhe latter place n Monday last SYe are indebted to CaptG. W. Phillips for latStew Orleans nauers'to the 2nd inst.. from rtrich however we can flean nothing of rt(. s. . imprisonment: His unexpected return was tir U.H.. ui.u. luiici iciuiueu lo lesr U - l.on Ylm 1T:.1.- J . m.. i as by the McKim last Sunday morning. IfeS is in good health and spirits. The death of his father about the time of his liberation from the prisons of Mexico made it necessary for him to Visit bis family in Virginia; and this is his first return to Texas since the great.battle f Mieri-i which he commanded. He will receive a cordi...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 15 November 1845

Vpf&l CfrSytiuAS fofcefo Td&Z f . u at ' a. -- 4-31 Hi t f-Tuij- ifcv THE WILL OF THE PEOPL'S 8HOULD RULE. ?2 . w- i' F Vol. II. JVo. 39. GALYESTOtf SATURDAY NOV. 15 1845. Whole No. 91. I jf - MhiM " -- U ' W1E-KL1 i. .lHgSSagg.-'e 11 V H I-1 i THTC WEEKLY NEWS POBLISHED EVEipr SATURDAY EVENING BY RICHARDSON & LEWIS WlttlKD KICIUKDSOX GIDEON K. LEWIS. SuBscniPTios Four Dollars per annum payable in advance. No subscription received for a shorter pe- riod than ix months. Advertising One Dollar per square for the first nsertion and Fifty Cents for each subsequent inser- ion. Ten lines or less constitute a square. - TUbMJAY EVENING NOV. 11 1845. FOR GOVERNOR GEN. JA'S.. PINCKNEY HENDERSON. - FOR LIETJT. GOVERNOR COL. ALBERT &-r?K5TON- ; . . .FOR "'"M r GEN. MIRABEAU rB. LAMAR-GEN- THOMAS J. RUSK. 03-Our acknowledgments are due to Mr. Phillip's oT'the New Yorkfor liberal files of late papers. O-We acknowledge the favor of a'file or papers from;Wm. H. Lee & Corof New O...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 15 November 1845

vx l 11 XL r . ri i- --&Oy J Ml t IB mm 11 WA I Ji mir r v -r. Hdi " a yi P 7 FT i-L It' A J . 4 : t ' h -aaffl 'V V tK k inqHiBKEMaMayiM''smBga.cz THE N-JE W-S. SATUKDAY NOV.. 15 1845. iiE3-The editGr of this-Journal will be absent for a slwUttime from the 'city dining .which .eriodhis place will be supplied by one or two nenas wnose acknowledgecTabilily will leave our patrons nothing to regret JE3 The Steamship McKim Stacy B. Lewis Master -leaves for New Orleans-this morning at 9 o'clrcl . Public Dinner to Gen. Houston. A letter of invitation to Gen. Houston to partakr of a public dinner by a Committee of 50 cili. zens of Galveston with his acceptance of the invitation was published in the columns of the Civilian on Wednesday and 'we presume the ' dinner was accordingly given yesterday. Without intending the least dispurngprnnnt towards any ornire-inarridaals whose names "Bafcrappear to a public document which sets forth their individual " appreciation of lhe great ann importa...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 15 November 1845

V f I'-'-arrbu n i r a if i ' lH m - L!5 1 XJUU COJIMU-NICaTED. Messrs. Editors. The approach of the pciioJ for elections to the Legislature under our new constitu- tion seems up to this lime to be contemplated by all classes of our citizens with more of indifference ilian ( it ought to be. way therefore of making com- mencement in the very important business or selec- ting men well fitted liy their intelligence and sound principles- for the modification of our domestic rela- tions so as to adopt them advantageously to the new position which we soon shall occupy as a State of the Dnion we would suggest to our fellotv-citizeus. the name of Col. H. Allsbury as one well qualified to represent the County of Galveston in the Senate of the State or Texas. He will be supported by Kov. M 1S15. MANY VOTERS. From the lied Zander. The Saxta Fr Pkisoxebs. The time will be .jshen the people of Texas will rcnumcute that un fortunate band who have survived the disasters of that expedition. Humanit...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 15 November 1845

rs W: 1 "V ri a TUESDAY EVENING NOV. U. Gaivestov November 10. 1845. To the Hon. David G. Burnet Dear Sir.- At the statements of distinguished indivi- duals made in reference to the political events of the country which hare occuned during their own times in the course of jears become matters of history as you were a prominent actor in administering the government or the Republic of Texas from the time the constitution was framed and submitted to the people and as no subject has excited more interest than the policy of 'annexation will jou oblige us by giving to usyourvieos in reference to the origin and progress of that measure. We make this reques. because ire believe that the policy originated with and has been carried out by the people of Texas. In a letter recently written by Gen. Sam Houston and pub- lished in the papers of the day we (ind an expression from which vie can draw no other conclusion than that the measure of annexation "originated under his administra- tion.'' HaT...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 5 May 1848

PXj.jP't.ij rs: Tli" T.i'r -i S j K2 js-jr 7..-- 7 "&$ Pus.- Ji -fe!f S?fv I jKtps: k?mWVi-T3iL'T! v - '"'i ---"-ic rj. - i 'j5t. I - V "iJ !iS?rsr:i3'' rrfekr - &smBZmL -i . xr - r --- ! - 'Ik J - fc N IV -" If -. AJ n i WOnM! THKWEEKLY NEWS. 'in larjwt ud cheapest Kewspijw ia Tens. lithed every Friday Morning W. RICHARDSON Jew will be (irons'ir enveloped cted iccordincto instrucuons. t distance; mar at their as remutancea at our nsK Lpnvate conveyances as the; tin as being now sate am d en The t?r5r f aJtJrTne n the Weekly Neva will oe loanaaaww- . -i Terms or Advertising in-the WeeJJy Ncwf. One square lor one insertion only S 100 Two squares. ...do.."do..-.da 1 JO r Three squares ..Ido....do. ...do 2 75 Four SQuares....do....do....do.... .... 3 0q For each additional insertion hair the above rates. One squire for one quarter or 3 months S 6 00 Two squares. ...do. ...do. ...do 10 00 Three squares. ..do. ...do.. ..do.. .. 13 00 Foursquares. ...do....do.... do 15 CO One squa...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 5 May 1848

tZss&vR: riT t-z-" - gSSSaBawar jw-n - TSRT S- -t . h r-' .TI tv t iJ r' f p -. . js.- . t -" V a. 4 i: &? . i '4 "fcW m THE NEWS. . EP.i4arcrfrmcnr wf It landed in before 10 o'clock on the doys of publication Tuesday BTcniux JIaT 21848. jA - tCf Wc arc under obligations to the Sec--"H retary of the State ot Texas for a complete volume of all the general laws of the last ses Eton. H3The-com munication signed ' Whigs of Harris" should have been accompanied with a responsible name. An editor is certainly en- titled to know the authorship of his articles although they may appear anonymous to the public We arc willing that any respecta- ble class of our ciiizcns'should speak through our columns although they may not express our own sentiments hut we do not wish to make them responsible for a communication without some evidence that it meets their approbation. Q"We learn that JudgeMcnifce and Col. Palmer urooflhe commissioners for select- ing o. site for the penitentiary met at W...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 5 May 1848

- .?-J S-WTSSiy-rS- a&M i&r&c fr- Thhrwla) Evening Way 4 1S8. Toblic Meeting. Wc are requested to notice that a meeting of our citizens is invited at the Trcmont on Fiiday night next at ear- ly candle light. The object is the considera- tion of the "Galveston and Red River Rail- way." for which a charter has recently been obtained. A full explanation ol this great en- terprise will be made together with the mea- sures by which the necessary capital will be obtained for its final accomplishment. Seve- ral of our most prominent citizens are expec- ted to address tile meeting. 35- Lust Monday was tlie first day of the pree. pnt term of the Federal Court iu this place but jio "business has yet been done for want of a jury. A number or jurors Irom several counties have been present during the week and it is hoped Ihe rest will bo here by the next boat from lions- ton. Th fine for noue-atteudunce wo believe is $100. GTThe Hon. p. Si Kaufman writes to the editor cf tho Telegrap...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 5 May 1848

-y- V: rxww--1' -"R" - - & f Un B U- S. 4 lSt' m4 few I'wm KI Pane Tlie following liom the St. Louis Union .of lite 13ili inst. will le fnunJ interesting: El Iacu. Ctiiliunlitin. Jnn. 2 1S4S. Col. Hulls cummnndcil llic three compa- nies which I accompanied to this place. Wo arrived here wiihout material accident or in- convenience on the lClh of Kovemher. Lieut. Col. Lune with three companies had preceded us some two weeks. On approach ing the town he t?ent in advance n parly of foiiic& oroO men under bkillniun (brother to the bookseller opposite the Plan- ter's House St. Louis.) who succeeded in taking prisoner the notorious Armijo. He gave l parole and was set at liberty; but much to the surprise of every one he secrct- Jy absconded a few nights afterwards and has not since been heard nl. It is believed lie is now iu tin-city of Chihuahua. On this Col. Lane confiscated about a thousand pounds of soap and some two or three thou- sand pounds of sugar which he had iu this pla...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 5 May 1848

Tlmr-tlay Krrniiiff IV1.2!2 IS I!) . For ihe "News." IV. Richardson: The quclia-i having .arisen to d.iy for Hie firl lime in this wood- en country wherein iho vrays cf roitsiilu tional lajv :ir; all mncaj.1mi7.cu --vchellter or not n man lias n tight to piy a tax f and a meeting (T tl;vBoanl pf jVMtrnian haiing d-ecn railed at 7 1 2 o'clock P. M. for the purpose or deciding the naughty oin: uc attended not eo much Tor the purpose o( re- ceiving light as Tor the more conceited anil le?a diffident one of giving eorne; fpr e were induced to' believe from a Tew lvords which had passed betwixt his Honor the Mayor and ourselfth.it the Board would .very Rely in all probability perhaps solicit. a little light from our Lirtiiing-candlc. We Tverc not long however in discovering .our -jtot Jn particular of that as Virgi classically Kiith in the seventeenth chapter of his essay Jit Utor et Abator ITeltxoais. After some few matlera of snnll concern had -been !ispoed cf the .Board with foma slig...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 5 May 1848

wiygj-ii P'iju. u ai -WMm.'' im i hi n 11 -m xmiwrmq wwaiwa i ...IWW iwiwini iWmiw -THE K liWS lVm-.oi D. C Jan. 20:!i 1SI3. Tc r iir : i here arc great movements gqiiy on here al inescut cabinet making office seek- ing :!.'U i eru stealing. Cost JeWon received ttittei lc-d.iy Ik a Gen. Tiiy'liir s. jiug lu-it '.Mr. Cluj n mM Iwlere; audit is tlioncl.l flint he will lie tlic povvir behind ibe it-" '"" Cik-tcuil-n UVrrieli Clayton or Rsverdy Juhuson. vllU;Uvja-littbailaVfrieii an J Cii:tci..len cunlJ iicVi ogive us lie iunncr i.'pocd ilio Ijlter 'Slwii Tic aU"n.iiuattltoileSenatir'by J. Q. A.lams tjTJiivige of the Suprtine Court. Geu. TnjU't.w uin-cteil iiele by tlio' l"th of next "inoulli then ?.e .lull ic what wo skill tee 1 TbeqoeBioh of slnwry baa bein bol.y ar gneil auJ I flarvvill bcl.umr ucrorc Uh tei- - rtleil. It h astimishiug til see 1m ralll the "N'nrt!u'nirit'iubers arc on the tnbjiit. Tlii-y taro prepared to ducvcrjiliing but fall ami if """ilicSuirli it.-uiilvrrs a firm...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 23 March 1849

ft?' 'tt.. a -X - E WEEKLY NEWS. HMuJud. every I'ridav Xornins pr.lveest "nd cheapesl2Vowspaper in Texas. " "V1' " -f bO?r ..... . . ae wecmyc-vs win tie strongly enveloped jnbeacr:napcr directed according; to instructions. Stele subscribers at a distance may at'thcir plcatirerenlicr make us remittances al our risk hf nutfOr procure such private conveyances as thGynav'l!ieve confidence in as hem;: boihsale id pediuojs. TbJ terms of advertising in tho'Wcckly News win re found below. Tcrch cCAiSrcrtUin; in the Wrrltlr New aaare'or one insertion only.. ....SI 00 friivViares do..da da fi nil i-'fciiiVarei...do....do....do 3 00 ' ?i:LmVio.Tst insertion half the aboTC rates i v. Afoiie "matter or 3 months S G 00 do.-..do.. It) 00 13 00 15 no lt.-. .do.. ..do ....do.. &... do. ...do... loroaejear. .. .$15 00 ..ua .. 23 00- .. 30 00 ...35 CO in; charg- tra tbe mouth .f . . . '? Stjwp- SrtiSiffli - O! Ten lfi'.ic1 Cnldl rlfJallard p.m. JiL. Stickncy In-Hpcntli leurey. Wahin?l IndflfrX Sa...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 23 March 1849

? r Vt - . ? . i jpt: 7. lJStb. "" - -;- ; "i n f jf?' x&: j!E"rs. VW.-i En aTunii-;:: 'citing. ?2arpS0 iso. rs:iouof ProsiiioutTay- tun This memorable event took place on Mhc jthi:istand was witnessed by an liiiiiiviisri crow. of people. Tiie weather "&?;ilSiru was taautilul. and nil tlui.c ISnud to combine to invest ihc crnino- -mcswifh unusaal eclat. The following lively description appears in tho Baltf- inorc Sun of the Gtli inst. from the pin of a correspondent uho writes immediately after the inauguration lid conciuded . T lis is :molh.r memorable dnv in the Jiis...y of our country. Tiic inauguration ."- of Zachary Taylor amidst the ncclamn '' V .tu"'s " aunu'ra' thousand people is just completed and the cunt is annnunc- i'J to the world by the thunder of.iTtilh ry 'and leiterated cheers of .assembled mulli- liul s. By the dawn of da1 nuravenncs and oets were thronged with citizens busily geu in uie preparatinns.as welt i'lio VicoPi-esi'JeiUS AddYcs. The Union gives Mr...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 23 March 1849

-i&j- BIHR"HHSrS55 -"''P- . jf i V :IS M j - J' 4. l i 1 ; -if 11'1 MiifM i mwpwi mi iLmiiUUsua imu ii.hiib . in 11 iiumuimhimw ! i fj nmammnmm J-'M mmm ""'t TafiniduyEcning .liar. 221S4 Kt"MEMUtlt .ME! Tnnfrmlis .. I. ... li. J:- Vrrt Her sapphire wtiSi Aurlr-t tIutihit Mnu-u'rtiits -.' I'd open iVaiure'e tipM.gfes " Will tie aropvt tbe iiprttifi. Rnnhmber me ulin ruBy day Jjfs;' music itt(ir ear K nAilx r me lim lr a-.ay Fioinbioe bright -tcriirtf where ihou arigai AuiiVi Lut trd a tear. Rrme'iiwr me when luilisht fades Whe fwt'inc Xfiyrs Unns ' Tji-ir nMttttited udmtn ttmi the shades That tauter ur Hie fi twtry j;taut- WjitrA.uilit'Lirus ueeil ttujf. And-udkn lbs tofurnin vetper bell " irly rail? iu ptavLr fc Aiil j t-fc in ilty tt.i.Mim d-ell. ej ftsii at iin:i utay tea irBui.beicd Mere! Rambles. ibifv WJ! i r . .1. awing cxtiaci iiutna iVallct-r Co on QoldM uihfornia. be Liuri ici'iiblrtuti ol tbe 27lii ult. Krds us Utialmw'd pleisurc to aiimu CaUwi.!. the Ut itit .Maior G....

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 23 March 1849

p .'i M a r ux Jft 4 jtBi atid tt! 5j2 tf.5 5S; Xjj JiWVj i fc Wl L a - av s "W lllS T"rtV. W 1 Jm s-ikr mm: iZiir learned ixrJlc'lnJ marchwl Inrrcjiejiiuo&rs. Jyai vn.- 50? Trrr- "; - 3$ Tl-.w! ad serenaded "' A. i the. que.fon LTrt-f cJSs"ri&n'iG rrr. 4 iw od General lhrpe '" hc al" "'" ' clevvn tVlnVr 'lc 'iP17ni:s''-'"' ytfrJrf Xu. -- U;id th" n.UcrB-":i "... . t.a7etle annnuii.es ih cniiiirciinn . .I'1 mJriVs9 ol Hie V.1 nlnir . il.n.ii. w - o- er aere - - - - . t !.- . r "-- "HtLUULLl I THE NEWS. McnnibaatSi'WiisliiMston and Ekc.. HiirflCt cf a icttcrjrcm a 1'lanltr on Cm Erazcst t&tfuZ 13Atu. The stcam.fr "-'Brazos" wii'i her freight of over 1000 bbls. passed up Tor V.iliingiuii this morning (3lli) doubtless slie "will ar- e 10 morrow lo ihc great joy ol' that peo- blie Ins had great difficulty at the .ThaTirson:U.iiii!on'sanil Ccnji. liil.v -. . . ... ofZachrtrTSS tionsnr.ni. i ' rago over mem at nn completed nnd l!.rlWn leiterated riirc r ' . nlkfJS ami ." -lUMj...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 6 May 1851

r-ffc. ft. sv w . - B" Y "-J --W 'iiw"WfcS (T ;? r s 1 s -w i n t. r s GALVESTON WEEKLY NEWS TBK L&&GCST AT CDEArEST NEWSPAPER I TEXAS FmUuUd every Tmtaitrg BT W. RICHARDSON tte Witm New will be strongly enveloped and ftca piper directed according lu instructions. SiDfto svdMcribers al a distance may at their pleasure Uter aaake us remittances al our risk by mail or pro- cure aucb private conveyances as they may bate coiifi- 4aca In as being both safa and expeditious. AGENTS FOR THE MXEKLVL S. NoUndiTiUcDellro K. USHcUlj. Jordan's Saline VauZandt co ...U in. Beaton. Eagle Lake .George WVTUatclier SanFeUpe W.B IYrry Quintan. ....T.D Johnson Ootvmbla E.D.Itosh IoalasKacogdoche3co. W.J. Moore. Bouton ......... Charles Bowman. Fori Lavaca J.W.Hneilaiid. Victoria Lopmi.Sk rue. Matagorda D 1 12. Uranian. Bratona. ....rntriek. JIcGreat Austin . .1 Moore. Bastrop Js. Reynold. OueroVComalwco. C.CardweUr.M. Gonxalet. ................ ...... F.CucnauU Seffuln P.Smith. hewnraunfe1 Fergu...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 6 May 1851

V !.! i Ill I- uwuii rtwsm' 'Tri'J GAL VESTON NEWS. " TCESDAi' 31A1 J) 1851. 52?" W tra aaihortesd to anacaseollb Eic lkn?r P b. BiXL u a caudidatt) for tov truer cf ttl faiAie tlielng election la August next- 3We are authorized to anaounee Hcn.i-M.rU:L MjaftlldaieftirGoTernor.aHbeeleci't.n in August cast - CJT ttc are authorized isanaouoce Cen.T. J. CilAM- OiiUUt candidate lot the cCcc of Governor cf the &tte; andtoiay tothe-wmshortlytfTchUvieW'.upoa tuch topic of public ialsavit m he xa&y consider inou Mapmm w uie people (IVctre-aiiaioriicd IO &niiOCice JUJLS U. 21LN- DftJtSOS Lsj. u a candidate fur lacaU boTerar.i at lite kOectioB to Ualld iu Augjisti.ext. Cy We arc authorized to announce I 4 I'MLLTO Tin format Atiorner General of thU bta. m & candi Ut to represent the Western Uon3e$siOuid District of Tens ia Cbngrcs. rywewe authora-erf lo Uinou'ccll.N. iWrTUt ta of thli city as s candidal? totcpitseat the U eateru District of Od Mate in Consrcss. tte -papers of t...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 6 May 1851

FT V8 '4 T - fre-riiE yotciis of texas. rcuow Cmits: ItittlMjforejouasaouidiilalefor uBice oi .&oc.raeJusuccoi me bupreniB court ana & will not be in my power to meet many or jouinper ana before the election I tako. this mode of blares in? 2&Q. on. the sabjecl. law-fr-cntlng myself to you find sol icltw j your support to Ibis high and honorable Ptaiion 1 hare no pledge to gir to. return othu than that ota taiihiui discharge of The dirties. which will devolvo uoonme. IT elected This. pledge! acre ua hesitation In making and the history t f joj uk i una asuros jumcieui evidence that ti w m bo aedcemed. la reference to tny-pial locations for the office it hardtv becomes me lo speak. To thosfl who know rue personal- ly. It Is nnnecesary todo toand IlegIeaveto referMich aadanotknow ineto those who do ail by whoso judg- ment and opinions 1 will most checrfuky abide. 1 roar bo ever be ncrmlUed to Bav that If cIkcm ojib of your JudgeslshaUuotgoupontt'e bench entirely destitute o...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Galveston Weekly News — 6 May 1851

f I u h i Krf 1 J9 T "WEEKLY NEWS. rromlbe Haatsrille Itm. The Aottia Gazette has taken up the "jloTea" for Col. Greer. WeareplaJ to see thltat leastoae newspaper in the IVesti ad- Toctting the Colonel's i lainjs it will make the the content interesting. It appro es of the Lient. Governor's view a in rtroarel to the pay- eotof the debt of Texas and sjjstliey -ire prachetj those we have aJroca.ted" thus Jls- troving the Colonel's ilaim to originality eeii if there was any merit or feasibility in them. At we hare not received any fee to publish the sirenbr .of the candidate which coutaini his views on this matter in justice to him c u ill give a small extract gratis thr t our readers may odgs of it: "In regard to tKe extinguishment of the pub- lic debt it has occurred to me that it might be adrisaUe to issue a State Stock bearing an iaieieat oflhreoper cent per annum in re. 4eoptkm ot our adjusted liibilities with the option on the part of the holder of such liabili- ties to receive s...

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