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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 8 December 1881

n! cheap as t):iiloy Bros on the corner. Free Press. SAK MABOOS TEXAS. TIIUKSUAY. DECEMBER 8 ltnllrond Time. 'o hivve bo full Bcliedulo of the late chnngo of railruud time so we can only continue to jrive the time for thin place. Southward bound trains lurivo ftt 1.40 p. M. and 7. ") p. M Korthwardat U.42 a. m. and 2.27 p. . Ihel.iO and 2.27 trains bring the mails. HOME JSTE'WS. Baiioaiss Dress Goods Lower still at Johnson & Johnson. A few ladies vests to close at reduced Prices. Dailey Bots on the Corner. Oats. Anti-rust Seed Oats for sale at . G. W. Donalson & Co. Fob cheap goods and polite attention go t0 J. Ross Brown's. Dailey Boys on the corner havo just re- ceived anew lot of Prints. Pain and weakness of lunge liver kidneys and urinary organs relived by using; Brown's Iron Bitters Our Western Produce having come in a Refrigerator Car is fresh and nice. G. W. Donalsom & Co. AN ENTIRE APIARY including some flue Italian bees will be sold at cost. En- quire at Fber Pb...

Publication Title: San Marcos Free Press
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 8 December 1881

AGUE AT MAX. That man U great and be alona. Who series a grealnos not his own For ueither prai nor pelf" Content U kuonr ami b unknown. WboU in himself. 8trong is that nian.'ho only slrunR To whow well-ordftrd will U-lnnic. Fur asrvioc and delight; All power that in face of wrong KkUbliab riuht. And free ho i. and he. oly he. Who from hi tyrant paiouh fne. Uy fortune undismayed Hath power upon hlnuulf t be Uy himself obeyed. If such a roan tliere le where'er Beaeatb the auu and moon he fare. 11 can not fare ami; Great nature hath him in her care Her cause U hit. Owe Mekeditii. CAMELS AM) CAMPBELLS. New Orleans Democrat. One overling as wo Hat on the gallery in the moonlight said I to my wife: "Dear do you remember the caweld in Texas?" "The Campbells on the Guadalupe?" the asked. "Of courso" I replied; "what other oamels could I mean?" "Ohl" Bftid sho a little perplexed but recovering herself -"yes there was tho old Judge and his elder red headed daughter Mandy who married the des- ...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 8 December 1881

Tkc'i Weather Probabilities for Df Dfr First to 3d low barometer cloudy and very stormy; 3d and 4th rising barometer falling temperature clear; 4th to 8th clouding threatening weath- er with local rain; 9th and 10th rising barometer falling temperature clear or fair; 11th to 15th falling barometer rising temperature clouding threaten- ing weather with heavy raiu or snow falls according to latitude. If storm center south no rise of temperature north of its track; 15th and lGth rising barometer falling temperature clear or fair and very cold if heavy storms oc- cur; 17th to 20th falling barometer rising temperature clouding and threat- ening weather with rain or snow; 20th to 23d. rising barometer falling tern perature clear or fair; 23d to 25th fall ing . barometer rising - temperature clouding and threatening weather with tnow and rain south of atorm center; 20th and 27th rising barometer falling temperature clear and fair very cold if heavy . storms have occurred; 29th to 31st fall...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 8 December 1881

liar Meeting. The rmUicntiou of tho following wax overlooked At Ihe proper time by thu mr. ticH having tho irmttor in charge. JJ wpccinl iv.iut'ht wo now givo .lat'0 to it: At ft minting of Ih-j U.ir of Kan JI.r.voH Tex. on tho IMrJ day of Kqtinbr tho followiug rcHol.Uioin wero uuiiiiiiuounh adopted t . . W'hkhkah It ha pTon-ioa A.iuitg.it.y God It tiiki r.wny onr rKUriiurd lrollii tho lute !ait. II. B. OoffleM of whom nUoiKHi for--viT uiidit wo uro now hcj forciMy mnindod by his vu.'iiat bLMiui tho bur of tho court now in KfHKion. thnrnforo to Kivo l'nj'lio ii:id LtKtiug rxpivnniou to tlio nflcctious av.iKeu'd thcivhy he it lt-loi l 1st. Thut iu bin death thislmr miiIVts tho Ions of u member distitiguiKhfd tdiko for lidoluy to hi clienU ability ut tho bur courtesy to bin brethren ftud houoruv bio deportment to all. Itfuolml '2nd. That thereby thin com- munity HUlfured ft public calamity involving the loan of a tried find true man audi UHeful citizou. Jlrxuhrd Srd. That as evideuce ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 December 1881

. .. tv n r v- a?'.' '. . i . ' . f I. i ree inre I. H.JULIAN "Provo All Things I Hold Fast that which Is Good." PliOPlUETOll. VOL. XI. SAN MARCOS II AYS COUNT Y TEXAS THURSDAY DECEMBER 15 1881. NO. 4. 5ao ivmfgos f I ' SAN ANTONIO ADVERTISEMENTS. . i Free Press. 1'l'BUSHE!) EVERY THURSDAY BY ISAAC H. JULIAN To whom all Letters should be Addressed. Office Kast side of Plaia. rates or scbsceiption: On year In advance. jiix month Ttiree mouth " f S 00 Hi n KATES OF ADVERTISING. One square one insertion 00; each addition al Intcrlttin under on. month 60 eenti per square. I mo. 3mi. 6 mot. H moa square 1 1.B0 $ 4.00 .00 10.00 4.00 0.00 1 10.00 15 00 B.Of 8.00 1 11.00 10.00 colm T.00 10.00 1 10.00 I S0.00 T 1100 20 001 MM 6C.00 ' 30.00 36.00 1 (tut 76.00 Itiwlne Card one inch or less one jear 48 00 Card in Badness Directory one year 92 00 Legal and Transient Advertisements will be rhsrged One Dollar per square for the flrs in- eertlon. and Fifty Ceiita per square for each addi- tional in...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 December 1881

1 t "I- fl i. it 1 !. : 1 i. .1 ! I.' SAN MARCOS FREE PRESS I. II. JULIAN Publisher. ' I: BAN MARCOS TEXAS TKXAS TOl'ICS. Jt costs $1000 now to become a .member of the Galveston Cotton Ex- change t . i The city of Houston taxes' her boot blacks 2 per head and makes theni wear budges. On Trinity river there is said to be an unusual amount of deer and they re fat and fine. A Mexican lion is roaming about Waller county oiug much damage sheep and young cattle. . There is a noticeable improvement tn thrt dentil of water on' the bar Galveston and yet the south wall'of the jetties for deepening the water; is not completed. ' " '' ' The London 1 Pall Mail Ometle bitvs the United Btat8 is "the most power- ful nation in the world." The editor of that jouruid has evidently had a glinipso of our navy." We thought that would strike terror to the British 'lOUl.. ' i.i ' : Texas contains over 5000000 head of cattle over 100000 horses and about 0000.000 sheep. In cattle rais- ing it stands first am...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 December 1881

TUB MRUETMRUE LADY. - iiUl tt Vmi VHA teat wm BoiH far i rb.Uadalr.ula tttm. t great shadow -will bo lifted from Frankford this evening at' 8 o'clock. The 722 pounds of flesh that make up the ponderous anatomy of Hannah Battersby the famous fat woman will 1e moved in a strong-seated car to jfew York to fill a four weeks' and posaiblj an entire winter's engagement in a Bowery museum of curiosities. Like all large bodies Mrs. Battersby moves slowly ond was beginning to make her preliminary arrangements last night when called upon by a Press reporter to whom Jsho l.bade a moan'.' tainous udieu. f. --( T THE TJ wpMAM('s SflAOQWXPOUSY The oppointments of the fat woman's comfortable little home on Unity street JFrankfoHe'tidapteilJ thrQUon'i lor hernortnotts'sizi in the way of double-seated big-legged ? chairs substan- tial sofas - and -1 strong' settees. ; The house itself has a solid appearance and vrith its 1 well-braced ! stairwiysl stout floor joists 'and 'wide doorway." seem especia...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 December 1881

- One UnnDollarB reward will bft offered for the ilmt will sellLodie Shoe Free Press. ISAAC II-JULTAN - - Editor. SAN MARCOS TEXAS. THURSDAY. DECEUUER lr 1881. KNTEBfcD AT THH POftT 0 TICK AT SAW MABOO 0t Lfttfl News Items. The PrerfMeitt'e uiaimano l buln paper glvei no political Indication. Cot. John f. Forney dUJ on tha ttta last. of Brlnlit' dUeaieaii 64 jeari. It U thought that tha Undine; of tha court la ttlo Vbltakar eaie will not b approed and ibataa will be reitored to bla poHlon aa cadef at Waal Paint. roar of tha Jar on on tha Outteaa cam II U aald bare beo aertaload to bar liuantty Id thalr km lle. Aeldefrom thl clrcunutaoea tha chancel of bla conviction are thought to tie good. The trial of flipper iba negro lieutenant on charge of ambeaileineul la over but at oar laUit advleee had not been decided. From the ovIJodm adduced U would aeera thai be baiboea mora "eln- ned agalnetlbaa (Inning ." U.S. Treasurer Olllflllai Informed a eorraipon- dent who bad applied to b!m lor ...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 December 1881

n& cheap as "Dailey 3Bro on the coiner. JfCC' 1 lCSSi Mr. Oeo. T. McOhee iuformod ws on connectin; S-A-M1 MAROOS TEXAS. THURSDAY. DECEMBER 15. 1881. T Railroad Time. We have uo full BcLudule of the late chiuige bf railroad time no we cuu only continue to .ivo the time for tliw place. Southward l.OUUCi trains arrive u . iu r. ai. mm i.iiu r w Korthwardat 9.42 a.' m. and 2.27 p. m. The i.4o and 2.27 trains bring the mails. HOME NEWS. Ske new advertisement of William Giesen. tJiNOiA Preserve; at & Pitchfork's. Genuine Frenoh China Tea Set at G. W. Ponalhon A Co. Go to B. Pitchford's for your fancy can- died. - y .. Gents White Shirts just received at the JXinxr Boys on the corner. Choice new Louisiana Molasses at B. PirobroBD's. Go to J. Ross Brown's to make your holi- day purchases in notions fancy goods Ac. HARDWARE A new lot at G. W. DON- ATION & Co'S. ' ' Jcst received at B. Pitchford's 5000 car loads of Western Produce. Cliristmai good just received at the Dailey Boys ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 December 1881

f . . - t I ' ' ' 1 ' - - T . J NEW MOTHER SlllVTON. rVhei lawytra fail to take ft fe And Juries nerer disagree; Wben politicians are content. And Undlorda don't colleot their rent; Wben purtiea amain all the machine And Boton folk give np their bn; When bautjr children all die young And firU are born without a toujjue; When ladiea don't take time to hop And vtR '9 holderi never flop; Wbeo preacher cut their aeirmona ahort And all folk t the church reaort; Wben back aubaoriberii all have paid And editori have fortune made; Buoh hajpineM will nr portend'! Tbi world muataoon come to an end frightened dow. Hain't yer found out by this time that a logger is liable ter git wet? There there pet Don't ye cry. Thank God I ain't hurt. And the great brawny fellow wet as he was took the fair girl in his arms and was stroking her hair and.was kiss- ing it. . "Oh I'm so happy P said Alice laugh- ing and crying at once and giving him little squeezes and taps and running from Iris arms to the clos...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 December 1881

TALAMUE OX NEWSPAPERS.. Tkslr Clll' rrui WfciU ef the totti'i Ckarlot. Dr. Talmage n New York took two texts last 8unday morning for his ser mon about tco newspapers une was And the wheels were full of eyes. He "What but the newspaper printing presses have all their wheels fall of eves? All other wheels are blind. The manufacturer's wheel some times rolls oyer the operative fatigued in every nerve ana Done ana sees notn ing. yBut . the newspapers press has sharo eyes Keen eyes eyes that look up and d6wp;;.far-sighted that take in tbenext street' and the' net hemis- phere eyes of 'criticism eyes if inves- tigation eyes' that sparkle with health eyes glaring .with - indignation eyes tender aud loving eyes .. frowning and snspicious'eyeawOf-'-hope blue eyes black eyes green eyes sore eyes his- torical eyesj literary eyes ecclesiastical eyes eyes of all sorts." l Dr. Talmuge's second text was "For all the Atheuians'and strangers which were there spent their time in nothing else but eith...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 December 1881

MEDICAL ADVICE. Ttkt lbs opto air Tbe mors you lake lb bi-l'.rrj Vol low nature's laws T tin vtry letter. Let (be physic go lotbe bty ef Bltciyj . Let tloiia tbt gin Tbt braeu) and lb whiskey. Freely exercise Keep your spirits cbeerfull Lrt uo dretnit ol sickness Mike you ever fearful. Kit tbt tlmplfkt food Drink the pure cold water; Then yuu will bt well Or allatnu ought 1o sJ T Messrs Uutcblsrn k Bro-I m hapay to say th yimr 'Neuralgluo" actd at specific In toy case relieving me tutu Incredibly abort lime. 1 would Hitvixe til Buffering from neuralgia and btariacbe to ir y U. toure etc ' V. flint M. IX For tele by Riynoldt k Daniels. A Ciuteiuo.n Indeed Brown: "HiiiDpstead salubrious? I believe you my boy! Why I rnrae here t hroo months ago a perfect wreck from lyfipe2)fci.i and now I'm blessed if I rail t eat tho wholo of a three-aud-six-enny lobster for supper and wake up next dity without thinking an unkind thing of any one not even my wife's relations." Punch. Oct Out Doors! Th...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 December 1881

n " Press cos IVJLdLJ j. II. JULIAN Provo All Things i Hold Fast that which Is Good." PKOPRIETOIl. VOL. XI. SAN MARCOS HAYS COUNTY TEXAS THURSDAY DECKMBEU 22 188 1. NO. 5. Free Press. I'l'ULISHKI) EVERY THURSDAY BY ISAAC II. JULIAN To whom all Letters should be Addressed. Office Kupt sido of Plaza. RATE8 OF SUBSCRIPTION : O-ieyeer In advance. mx month Toree month " . .fa 00 . 1 26 75 RATES OF ADVERTISING. One square one Insertion fl 00 j each addition- el lu.ertl' n under on month. 60 cents per aquare. J 1 wo. 8 mot. 6 nios. 18 mo 77i. I a.so I 4.oo j fl.no I 10.00 : j 4.00 1 00 1 10.001 15 00 I .Of I H.00 H.00 j 20.00 t colm I 7.00 1 10.00 I 90.00 I 80.00 ? I 12 00 1 20 00 SO.liuj 6C.00 i I 20.00 I 35.00 1 ftj CO I 75.00 BuslnensCard netncb. or lose one year 18 00 Card In BiHiwm Directory one year (2 00 )eKl and 'transient Advertisements will be disced one Dollar per square for the flrrt ln- nertloti. and Kitty Oenla per aquare for each addi- tional ltiert'en. A vuai la the apaoe o...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 December 1881

The Sloet Storm. ITU CAKTKR 0 T4. Awnicn the nun Is up nrl and snlly forth Wti'vo had a rulu or Jewelry Irom out thu iro- zen north i Tho eurth Is rolx-d In dazzling whiter ICicli tree 1h huna: wlin ifcata Ami diamonds In ti n thousand shapes A ro Uanjliif irom Uidr sU'ius. Each buhh and every humble shrub With preclouh stones Is strung ; And ull the purest brightest tliln.T In baudfulls round lire Uun. The emerald and the nmcUiyst Tho topazes behold ; And horo and there a ruby red Is sparkling In the cold. The fhrynollte and Jasper see And tli.it bright Bunion stone But reut as was King Solomon lli1 nor the house he made ; Were dressed In Mich iniisjnltlconcs As Thou hiiHt litre illsplay'd ! Tho npjich tree Ktands In rich urray Of long and shining thread lis ui Hal boughs all bendl.ig low To earth their drooping heads; And now and then n broken limb Comes crashing from on high ; AikI showering down a world of gerot That spaiklo ns they lly. The lofty Uuk the hundred llmb'd lirhirlu...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 December 1881

al" BOOM IX LOfO.HO 1 1VE. ll.!r Ofpr'lirlniMl "I'h Bunlum. and I'atbU to Fill Orders. The gnvrl boom J prices from cal)biijH to lrown stone fronts lias taken in railroad locomotives. They liavc not only greatly mlvntioutl in price but tiif liii!UTH are unable to Bupply tho U;maul. The situation is nupural- lol.id in nil our railroad history. A gen tknnn who U very high uuthority iu tbeo matters when questioned by ji rcpriwiitfttivo of the New York Tele' gram Kitl : "Tho demand for engines is bo great that the roads which can possibly dispone of engines second hand no! obtain nu advance of from$l.'Oi to $2.0()i) over tho markvt prion for future deliveries on account of tho advaatiigos gained in their immediate- uso. Some of the largest orders placed art) those lor the Denver and (iran le which roail has ordered about 1150 engines within the last six months l"e Baldwin w.orks receiving the greatest number of orders. "Four cl. 8 rfof locomotives are man- ufactured Jiere-tho eight whee...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 December 1881

Free Press. IZLLO II JULIAN Editor. 3A.N MAKC03 TKXAS. tiiuusd.iy. di:ckmhi:u ti ikmi. i:TKiien at the i-oht oitick at ban maiicoh TEXAS AHKM'ONI) I.AHS MATTKH. Lnto Xcws Imi. Tin International hu rraclie-d Laredo NmtiliK ne In the (lulteao cut. It It luppoied It will clou byChrlnlmaa. Tli annual meeting of ihe TJta Wool Grower' Ahk 'llloii will be held at Ilia office of tha secret. r.v .V.J Mus In Sail Antiilo Tue.day January Hib 18i J It U Important thtt cacL count; assocla. llmi lo th itata ahould aend ore or mora represent! lives. Fredrick T Frclli nhuyen of New Jersey baa been ppolited Secretary of Stale Ha la a nephew of tbe g.ttulenian wb i ran for lce.Pretldent wltb Clay In 1S4. Ex-Sena or Howe ol Wisconsin eoc- ceed Mr. Jameaas Postmaster fieneral No other cabinet changes as yet reported. The Jeannette the ablp which went out on an ex plorliig expedition to tbe North pole and wat sup- posed to have been lost wltb ber crew baa been beard from. She we criubed In the Ice laat ...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 December 1881

Free Press. gAN MAR003 TEXAS. THURSDAY. DECEMBEU 22. 1881. Eullroiul Time. Vo have no full schedule of tho lat change of railroad timo bo wo am only toutiune to .'ive the time for thin pliico. Southward Louad trains arrive nt 1.40 p. m. and 7..r)() p. st. Northward nt 0.42 a. m. and 2.27 p. m. Tho 1.40 ami 2.27 trains bring the mails. I-OlVllE NEWS. Don't overlook our supplement. Gi.vaEB Treserves atB. Pitchford's. Uneanvasea Jiams at u. w. jjonalkon & Co. I THE prettiest fot of Prints just iu at LU. J. DAILEYS Coarse and fine salt at B. Pitchfokd's Mince meat Jellies and other fancy gro- ceries at Wm. Oiesen'b. " Albums! Albums!! The newest and most beautiful styles and lowest prices at the San Marcos Bookstobb Just Opened New Calicoes latest and prettiest patterns Johnson fc Johnson. " BLACK-DRAUGHT" makes chills and fever impossible. For sale by all druggists. Fixjub! FloubI! cheap for cash at B. Pitchford's Loweb Still Bargains in Dies Goods at Johnson fc Johnson. A full lin...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 December 1881

SAN MARCOS FREE PRESS I. II. JULIAN Publisher. SAN MAHCOS TEXAS texas Tories. MriCiurriMin..! Clear Creek M i- tagne county hh he low raised tliin year will the help of three boys only 1000 bushels of com uiul'.M bales of cotton. The Shelby couuty Chumpian speaks of ii vein of cmI which wmh truck an.l liu fi-verul f t with- out finding the bottom whilo a well was lwiutf tl.iff on Jud-o Wheelers place in llmt county. Tim quality of the c -ul wii thtt-cl by blacksmiths ami pronounrt (1 good. 11m- eenMiH returns for Wil crelit Texas with a tot.l agricultural area of settlement of 123000 equate nubs; 48200 of these haw '2 to 7 48.500 have 5 to 8 and 28.50;) have irom 18 to 45 .A ft"! inhabitant to the square utile. report dechin that agriculture in th iv 1 -i..tt-t.itvif. f.inl .nn point Hi to tuioru ci"iMwj u -i- port to population in excess of 45 to pinnu 1V1 tho squuro mile. Colonel (Menu superintending architect of tho United States Court- house and Postoilice building Hearing compl...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 December 1881

I UK tXt L l lUC Lllilir. jh rot-Mantr of riiilu.lililiU Bring Forth juImJ I" Furor of III Superior Eron- oiurf Hi ElwMc LlKutOrcrGan furl'urpuors tf llluiuluatlon. It is fortunate for the publio interei-t tbivt the Postmaster of Philadelphia bus brought forward the ofliciul testimony in favor of the superior econon.y of the electric light over gas for purpojas of illuDiimtion for prior to tho putli. catiouof that testimony it has been ex- tensively believed that although the electrio light was indisputably superior to ga burners and oil lamps in brillian- cy. Jet that its cost was much the same as gas if not indeed rather more. In the case of the Postmaster here is a high publio official bound by the striogent obligations of his office to administer the finances of the services faithfully who states explicitly that during a given period of time the use of the electrio light in the postoflice caused a saving of $0000 as compared with tho use of gas during a previous corresponding pe...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 December 1881

Tlio County Scat Question-How It . Looks from Dear Creek. JJkah Chkkk llnys Co.Doo.ll 1881. EdTon Fp.ee Tbehh; I wirth to offer a few thought throng your colnrrmn it pennittotl. in regard to the locution of the couuty Heat. F.rnt I wirth to call the attention of the voters) of Haya cou uy to the tihiijie of the wime. The coun- ty irt of a kind of oblong shapo and its grfat- ot length in from a Houtheruiterly to a northwest er'y direction and the boundary lino botweon thin mu! Travirt county in its longest line which t!iro.vs oue corner of the county into a lrir l of s:..it or acute angle which exton U north of tlio Pcrdiun.es river ud Ih almost Cv.o ..urth from the centre of the oouuty nnl near 40 miles from San Mar- con. Vnil now to run a xtniight line diago- nally a;:r:in the county l.jngthwiiw you will liasrt jiear HayH our ronoHd county Beat uud tiud Sun Maroon away down in another uente angled comer of tlio county almost due south from the centra. Sua Marcos is . 'touted so far...

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