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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 24 November 1911

JUST A MONTH And Christmas will be here. We want to remied you that we haue a nice line of articles suitable for gifts of the bettea sort, including Jewelry, Watcnes, Clocks, Silverware, Cut Glasa, Hand- painted China, Gold handled Umbrellas, Nice Bibles, Etc. Just received a new shipment of jewelry, including sometning extaa in Stick Pins and Bracelets. Cullom & Chapman Mesquitc, Proprietors The Palace Drug Store Texas f| Public Sale ; < ► On Nov. 25, at 10 o'clock, \ I I will offer for sale at public < > auction at my place, mile ! ^ and half south of Mesquite, J [ span mules, mare, buggy <► and harness, milch cow < ► farming implements and JI household goods. ii H. H. Woods Local and Personal. j| = ==^ J. H. Hass of Dallas, was here Saturday. W. O. Parker left Monday for Louisiana, to buy corn. William Porter of McKinney, ,was a visitor here Sunday. George H. Poynterof Orphans Home, was here Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. W. P. Roberts of Terrell, visited relatives he...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 24 November 1911

Hood's Sarsaparilla Eradicates scrofula and all Dther humors, cures all their sffects, makes the blood rich md abundant, strengthens all •Jhe vital organs. Take it. Get it today in usual liquid form or ihocolated tablets called Sarsatabs. MEXICAN MUSTANG LINIMENT ACTS LIKE MAGIC J. J-Patterson, M.D., Marshall, AU..MPI " In my practice I hare found that Mex- I lean Mustang l.iniment acta like magic. In one case it cured an old lady of a Terr severe attack of Rheumatism in the neck | and shoulder*." 25c.50c.$1 a bottle at Drug AGu'lStom I DEFIANCE STARCH-rr^ -other starchns only 12 ounce#—una price and -DEFIANCE" IS SUPERIOR QUALITY. DT nnnuni l\mc Irish wolf bounds, Norwe- JJLUUUIlUUINUO glan boar dogs, fox hounds, i, cat. dogs, lllnstrotad 40-paao catalogue 4-ccnt IP. boOKWUtlD KHNNBLS, Lexington, Ky loon tamp. COLLECT ON DELIVERY. mi Jack Harduppe—Ah! Brought that suit, have you? Well, I can't pay you now. I'll write your employer a let- ter. Errand Boy—N. G., boss. I bought three ...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 24 November 1911

Mip Cured in One Day As a rule, a few doses of Munvon'a Cold Remedy will break up aiyr cold and pre- vent pneumonia. It relieves the head, throat and lunas almost instantly. Price 25 centa at any druggist's, or sent postpaid. If you need Medical advice write to Munyon's Doctors. They will carefully diagnose your case and give you advice by mmSLWm' man. absolutely free. Address Professor Munyon, 63d Jefferson streets, Philadelphia, Pa. and FREE TO CATARRH SUFFERERS A Remedy Tested lor 30 Years—Cures Through the niood — Slops Foul Breath, K'hawking and Spitting. Hawking and spitting, Foul Breath, dis- charges of yellow matter, permanently cured by taking Internally Botanic Blood Balm (B. B. B.). Thousands of sufferers have tried B. B. B. where all else failed, and were cured to atay cured. CATARRH IB NOT ONLY DANGEROUS, but It causes ulcerations, death and decay of bones, kills ambition, often causes loss of ap- petite and reaches to general debility, idiocy and insanity. It Is a quic...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 24 November 1911

Capital $50,000 Surplus and undivided profits $10,000 A Bank Account is a thing of real value. Your money is safe from fire and thief and at your command when you need it, There when you do need accomodation you are in line to get it. Get the habit— A safe place to start an account is at The First National Bank , Of Mesquite l ACCIDENT AT BRICK YARD WALKER DAVIS IS HURT STARTS MUCH TROUBLE. If all people knew that neglect of constipation would result in severe indigestion, yellow jaund- ice or virulent liver trouble they would soon take Dr. King's New Life Pills, and end it. It's the only safe way. "Best fdr bilious- ness. headache, dyspepsia, chills and debility. 25c at all druggists Married Saturday Night. At the home of the groom's brother, 0. B. Kimbell, Saturday night at 8:00 o'clock, Rev. G. C. Wright united in marriage Jack Kimball and Miss Vera Slater. The wedding came in the nature of an elopment as the bride did not let her parents know she was to be married. The newly wed...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 1 December 1911

fltikU Lforwrlui ®he Scxno Jtlcsqmter. By John E, Davis* MESQUITE, TEXAS, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 1, 1911 Vol, XXX No. 23 - Vfc Getting Full For Christmas That's just what we are doing, but don't get the idea that we mean we are going to "tank up" on booze, What we mean is that we are stocking up the store for holiday business—fruits, nuts, candies, toys, novelties, Etc. Etc. Our big VARIETY STOCK offers you exceptional opportunities for economical buying. We repeat: Save your money for Bovell for Bo- vell will save money for you. Come in when you are in town and see what we have. THE BOVELL COMPANY J.W. Bovell, Manager Mesquite. Texas WALKER DAVIS DOING WELL WILL NOT LOSE FOOT Advices From Sanitarium Say He is Doing Nicely. DEPUTY TAX COLLECTOR HERE FOR TWO DAYS People Who Do Not Pay Poll Tax Early May Lose Out. Chas. A. Toscb and H. M. El* liston, deputy tax collectors, will be here today and tomorrow— Friday and Saturday—for the purpose of collecting state and county taxes. Citizens of ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 1 December 1911

I I I 10:! v THE TEXAS MESQUITER JOHN E. DAVIS, Editor aod Proprietor KBSSQUITE, "1 TBXA8 What a lot the Infant emperor of China knows for bis age! S4x comets are visiting the sun. Stumping the solar system? An election In Switzerland seems to attract about as much attention as Its navy. .. flg iMYiiATOlpF ■ae— " I f "Y&heLw Story oraqm Jacket hr j£a/v/>a/,& jpaxmas/t C^uihorofWffl&fl WILDERNESS WAS KlNO'o^ w ILLUSTRATIONS bY^IRTHURT. WiLUAMiOtT - ^ aizvoerc^jxy ArAKCiiaxi&co. jMj^PAr<5TA7XM^fim.iavDatf Pew headline writers can tell of a fall of snow without allusions to "The Beautiful." A Texas town of 4,000 has not seen a wedding In three years, but has had two lynching parties. It cost a Missouri man $35 to shoot ft redblrd and it could not have been luch great sport, either. About all that can be said in favor •f a double chin Is that It baa some prestige In an argument SYNOPSIS. The story opens In a Confederate tent at a critical stage of the Civil War. Ge...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 1 December 1911

u. I A i BREAKING IT GENTLY. A lady wtro had recently moved to - the suburbs was very fond of ber .first br6od of chickens. Going out one afternoon, sbe left the household in charge of hpr eight-year-old boy. before ber return a thunderstorm came on.. The youngster forgot the chicks during the storib. and was dis- mayed after it passed to "Add that half of them had been drowned. Tbougb fearing the wrath to come, he thought best to make a clean breast of the ca- lamity, rather than leave it to be dis- covered. "Mamma," he said, contritely, when bis mother had returned; "mamma, six of the chickens are dead." "Dead!" cried the mother. "Six!. How did they die?" " The boy saw bis chance. "I think—1 think they died happy," he said. Success at Sea. A youthful Canadian, who is pos- sessed of (he romantic''idea of "fetf ing to''sea* "Is meeting with much- par- ental opposition. ' "The sailor never amounts to any- thing, my boy," urged his prosaic fa- ther. "He works hard, has few holi- days ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 1 December 1911

u The TEXAS MESQUITER. John E. Davis, Editor and Publisher Established 1882. Subscription $1.00 Per Year Published Every Friday at Mesquite, Texas dintered at Mesqulte, Texas, as Second Class Matter CpUNTy FRIDAY, DECEMBER The best time to pay your poll tax is today. The next Virginian who wants to be rid of his wife will probably not trv the Beattie plan. If toe does he had better move to Texas before he pulls off the stunt. We hope you remembered yesterday to thank theGiver of all good gifts for whatever you had to toe thankful for and charged the Republican party with the high cost of the dinner you ate. Governor Colquitt says "conspirators" are seeking to discredit his administration. Well, we'll admit this much: His administration is being discredited. But he is doing it himself. Senator McNealus is right. If Dallas can get the National Democratic convention next year lit will be worth more to the city than any dozen oth- er conventions e'ver held there. Go after the whales and...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 1 December 1911

JUST 24 MORE And Christmas will be here. We want to remind you that we have a nice line of articles suitable for gifts ot the better sort, including Jewelry, Watches, Clocks, Silverware, Cut Glass, Hand- painted China, Gold handled. Umbrellas, Nice Bibles, Etc. Just received a new shipment of jewelry, including something extaa in Stick Pins and Bracelets. Cullom & Chapman Proprietors The Palace Drug Store Mesquite, ' / ' * Texas / Local and Personal. Will Martin of Dallas, was here yesterdav. A daughter was born on Nov. 28 to W. G. King and wife. Lee Keefe of Graham, visited relatives here several days this week. Sid Has moved back from Dal- las, to accept a position with the Bovell Co. Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Rugel and little daughter, of Dallas, spent Thaaksgiving here. Mrs, A. F, Tosch and children have moved to Dallas, where Mr. Tosch is employed in the fire de- partment. The Ladies of the Macabees will organize in Mesquite Mon- day, beginning at 2:30 p. m. at the K. of P. hall. ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 1 December 1911

(ELF CQPYMWrSY WA./M7T£ytJOS/ □ RESIDENT Taft's word of hope that the Panama canal may be opened for traffic two years earlier than the time tentatively set by Chief Engineer George W. Goethals seems to have re- directed the attention of the people to the marvelous (word us<*i ad v In- ertly) progress of the Isthmian ven- ture since the time when It was fln ally definitely determined that a wa terway was to be opened through Panama and not through its sister Btate, Iflcaragua. Former President Roosevelt recently has defended vigorously hlg action in the case of the recognition D COL. eos/yjAks as^Ax/mAr ofjoiY ciLewArso/f iSSSIll mmmm m. m JlW0l£ LOCKS AT GAri/jy I m /2&J?0 SVGMZL LOCAJ w S/YrJfA/tCjT 7<? /WCOH HOsSAYl/U. GJ?02//?£J WENT 70 BLOCK CHEERFULLY •f th«^ independence «f Panama, an "over- ■ 1 g h i proceeding" which 'made it possi- ble for the United Btates'to enter into a Ireaty Vlth the twelve fcour old republic which would allow op- erations to begin at ®nce. ...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 1 December 1911

4 V i I Si mm vmmm m %/W& •#%r ■ !-• V • J Photographed by Underwood & Underwood, N. Y. Wool will be very much Jn evidence In stylish out-door raiment-this year. Here is an attractive coat, made of frieze or soft Vienna, with ice- wool knitted scarf and rough wool hat, trimmed with flowers made of woolen yarn. This represents real warmth, and is thoroughly appropriate: for all out-door recreation. Sf> LINEN COSTUME. W i l / * v 1 ' 0 1 f Vj Putty-colored linen is used for the smart costume we illustrate here. The skirt has a panel front and back, and at sides is trimmed with two shaped straps with a button in each point. The coat fastens below bust with one pointed strap; the large turn-over collar Is strapped on the outer edge with black and putty-col- ored striped linen. Hat of putty-colored straw, trimmed with a black feather mount. Materials required for the dresB: Five yards forty-two inches wide, fourteen buttons, one-eighth yard •ttripo twenty-seven Inches wide. La...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 1 December 1911

BARRY MILLER TAKES OATH AS JUDGE OF NEW COURT Will Preside Over Criminal District Court No. 2, The oath of office was adminis- tered to Hon. Phil Barry Miller to be judge of the new criminal district court Wednesday morn- ing shortly after 10 o'clock in the office of the district clerk. The oath was admidistered by Dis- trict Clerk H. H. Williams in the presence of a very lew persons. Judge Miller will not open his eourt proper until the second of January, which date will mark the begiining of the new January term of the court. It is, how- ever, the purpose of Judge Mill- er to have court in December. Nothing, however, can be done for a few days until the court room has been put in shape. Workmen are now engaged in making the repairs on the fourth flour, which room will be occu- pied by Judge Muse of the Forty fourth district court. The new criminal court will hold its ses- sion in the Forty-fourth district couct room. This room is be re- modeled ^and this will be done as soon as th...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 8 December 1911

/ hi* Nk ®l)e Sexas it'csquitcr. m By John E. Davis. MESOUITE, TEXAS, FRIDAY, DECEMBER S, 1911 Vol. XXX No. 24 ays Goods FRUITS FANCY CANDIES STAPLE AND GROCERIES Household Gopds of All Kinds Come in and See Our Stock the bovell company J.W. Bovell, Manager < Mesauite. Texas Those Melancholly Days. In Memory of S. D. Lawrence. Mr. Stephen Lawrence, Sr., died at the home of his niece, Mrs. Emma Motley, Thursday afternoon, November 16. Mr. Lawrence was born near Union- ville, Maryland, and moved to Dallas county, Texas more than forty years ago, where he was living at the time of his death. He was one of our most wor- thy and honored citizens, one of the pioneers of the country, had lived to "a good old age" and died the death of righteous. His life was plain, simple and up- right, while his devotion to the principles of justice and right- eousness was unwavering. Uncle Stephen, as we all knew ones will never more see him on this earth, yet you can meet him on tne streets of the Ne...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 8 December 1911

THE TEXAS MESQUITER iu, m$ I JOHN t. DAVIS, Editor and Proprietor MESQU1TB, - - - TEXAS Medicine Hat will •trulght again. rood be on Comets ought to be required to keep civilized hours. Now the fur overcoat begins to stir uneasily amid Its moth balls. In one city In Connecticut boys are taught cooking in the public nchools. Brooks' comet Is moving towards the sun, induced no doubt by a chilly feeling. China's Emperor Is In no frame of mind to enjoy the sacrifices or any- thing else. Most Occidentals can tell a Manchu from a Chinaman when they meet one In the street When the super-dreadnought shall have been exceeded, how will the ves- sel be referred to? Arabs In Tripoli who killed Italian wounded soldiers were not bidding for gentle treatment. The englneless aeroplane to even less inviting to the cautious citizen than one of the noisy kind.. Just because the small boy likes to play with toy railroad trains Is no sign that be will be president Most persons are willing to ac- knowled...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 8 December 1911

= t 1 My La^oftheliortli THE IOVE STORY OF A GRAY JACKET TyyJSiMZXAZL jB4KMSff ^ (^AUTHOR O* "WHEN WILPERNESS WAS KING Illustrations ^o4rihurT."\\"illiamson/J CXV572]Wir&ACStCCUax;<SCa. - ■J5MZBE0JrJZ£rXUBC)KrJC4Il. zav&ar 8YN0P8I8. The utory opens In a Confederate tent at a critical stage of the Civil War. Gen. Lee imparts to Capt. Wayne an important message to LonRstreet. Accompanied by Sergt. Craig, an old army scout, Wayne starts on his mission. They get within the lines of the enemy and in the dark- ness Wayne is taken for a Federal of- ficer and a young lady on horseback Is given In his charge. She is a northern fflrl and attempts to escape. One of the torses succumbs and Crali joes through ,'ayne and My Lady of the North are left alone. They with the dispatches, while fne and seek shelter In a hut and entering It In the dark a huge mastiff attacks Wayne. The glil shoots the brute Just in time. The owner of the hut, Jed Bungay, and his wife appear and soon a party o...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 8 December 1911

The TEXAS MESQUITER. John E. Davis, Editor and Publisher Established 1882. Subscription $1.00 Per \ear Published Every Friday at Mesquite, 1 exas Entered at Mesquite, Texas, as Second Class Matter I S ASSOCis FRIDAY. DECEMBER 8, 1911 |,4H RSfSfflV ' " THE FEE SYSTEM. The preliminary hearing in the case of the State vs. John Teague, held yester- day in the county jail, was as bold a piece of legalized graft as Travis County has ever seen. The sole and only excuse which can be offered for it was that three • officials, County Attorney Shelton, J us- tice of the Peace Mendell and Constable Fox, might draw fees to which, under the law. they are entitled. The purpose of such a preliminary hearing as this is to show cause why a man, suspected of a crime, should be held for investigation by the grand jury. ' It is not an essential step, the omission of which effects the strength of the State's case or necessary to protect the rights of the defendant. It so happened in this instance that th...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 8 December 1911

HI \ wj holiday suggestions. We submit below a list of articles appropriate for Christmas gifts. Buy your gifts early. We will lay them asid6 for you and deliver them when wanted: $5.00 1.50 1.00 5.00 25c 50c 8.50 2.50 2.50 1.00 2.00 2.25 2.00 1.25 2.00 1.50 1.00 4.00 1.50 2.00 5.50 2.50 5.00 3.50 3.50 1.50 7.50 5.00 8.00 3.50 3.50 Ladies'set rings, 1.50 to 10.00 Solid gold cuff buttons, $2.00 to. Gold front cuff buttons ... Gold filled cuff buttons Solid gold and gold tilled stud set, 50c to... Gold filled collar buttons Pearl cuff links, 35c and Solid gold and gold filled brooches, 1.50 to. Gold tilled chattaline pins Gold filled belt pins Gold filled barretts, choice Gold filled Waistsets, 1.C0 to. Gold frorft bar pins, 1.75.. 2.00 and Solid gold cuff pins Solid gold top baby pins, per set Solid gold top scarf pins, 1.50 and Gold filled scarf pins, 1.00 and Gold filled baby pins, per set of 3 Solid gold eyeglass chains, 2.50 to Gold front tie clasp, 125 to Gold front tie and scar...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 8 December 1911

;i N the records ef the war department appears the name of Henry B. Clitz, who was a major In the regular service, and who rose to the rank of a brigadier general of volunteers while in the Union army during the Civil war. Old army of- / fleers remember CliU well, but possibly mil- lions of civilians have ■•ell nigh forgotten him. After the short official story of his service written on the now time-stained paper hidden aw ay in a vault of the war depart- ment, these words appear: "Mysteri- ously disappeared in the year 1888." The disappearance of Henry B. Clltz la one of the mysteries of army lifo. On other records in the war de- partment are brief official lines, also ©a time-stained paper, telling of the career of Jasper A. Maltby, colonel «f the Forty-flfth Illinois Infantry, more familiarly known in the darker days of the country's history as the "Wash- kura's I^ead Mine Jtegiment." Maltby's name was brought back not long ago ah&rply to memory by the death of his widow in S...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 8 December 1911

t i y '■ M iL \ \ mm lOUrtS Yours for uni- formity. Your* for great- est leavening power. Your* for never failing results. Your* for purity. Yours for economy. Yours for every- thing that goes to make up a strictly high grade, ever- dependable baking powder. That is Calumet. Try it once and note the im- provement in your bat- ing. See how much mora economical over the high- priced trust brands, how much better than the cheap and big-can kinds. Calumet is highest in quality •—moderate in cost. Received Highest Award- World's Pure Food Exposition. BIO MISTAKES IN CLEANING Misguided Housewives Scrub and Clean and Then 8poll Work With Dirty Dish Towels. Undoubtedly there are women who Will clean out the cracks In the back door stepB with a wooden skewer and yet will wash dishes with a rag com- posed of many fragments and squeeze It out of the dishwater to lie In a wad until needed again. A physician once told a housewife that her kitchen floor should be wiped free of dust every day and ...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Texas Mesquiter — 8 December 1911

555 To Have New Pastor. It has been definitely decided that Rev. 0. G. Wright will notjj continue as pastor of the Mes- quite, Lawson and New Hopelj Preshyterian churches, It is; understood that Rev. Wright is conferring with the people at! | several other places, but up to, this time, neither he or the local churches have made any ar-1 rangements for next year. BEGIN EARLY ON YOUR HOLIDAY SHOPPING BUY THE SUIT OR OVERCOAT TODAY V ' -i. ■ I 'm A TERRIBLE BLUNDER to neglect liver trouble. Never do it. Take Dr. King's New Life Pills on the first sign of consti- pation, biliousness or inactive ( bowsls and prevent virulent in- digestion, jaundice or gall stones. They regulate liver, stomach and bowels and build up your health. Only 25c at all druggists. Tax Collectors Do Well Here, ; BiM V 7 Mk JPw- ill It8tf Deputy tax collectors Chas. A. Tosch and Marsh Elliston, spent Friday and Saturday here, col- lecting state and county taxes, and did well, as they collected a total of $2,375.90....

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