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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 9 February 1888

mm : WEEKLY WlffeM f - A T" l' I -vs. ?J AUStl:TKXA8. rillfjDAY. WKUARY0 18S8 " 7 .- i A m 5- 11 IK : i I 3 iff. WASHINGTON. fcyo jt-jr .' :t O'.r . uvuc? His Tirade A3 ; Frtsidett's r-; ;tiw '' :.esage. T3 CI ' v u' v i 11 Favorably Its j :r:?:i .;: ;. House Con- . -'..aendmenls. a i h. -ut congkesSs. '.' 1 .1 r-m v. I.;r ' W v '(' i pl.ced (i:. tu. . i! y 7. Ainoug the committees sua were the follow- h nr re f of it.) enrolled as army 'j.'l 1. 11 ; 1 :e:if 1 (u.it'ou '! Ti r j ! ye c il. 1 l'.'i it il in.-. ' 1 --'t uouut: : t 'I .1 peal ii'ji . r n oertniu oases a reeolutioi)wiiich ag the committea a intj the rights ucgre.-s arf.-umhig of bridgrs over state limits resumed coiiBiJoc- it's message and he speech which y- ' .jviewing what he ree trade message s ei jht weeks had id been told of the .r the treasury and ' sported looking to as. This was not . ation. It was a . Ion and if money accumalate in vo effort made :'j fanlt was that var. What reason lelay in the past; ' vlif .0)...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 9 February 1888

WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN TEXAS. STATESMAN PUBLISHING COMPANY. l. a. em.1. I El T I'kvoh Vlce-rrehiilt-nt Pivto'w b. - Hfcremry W. K. UaBY General MwKt KATES OF 6UJWCHIPTIOX. ' nAiiT. One Year (invariably In advance) t10 00 tlx Monil.i " " " S Three Months " " " 2 5" One Mo.tli " " " ' UNIUT DitLT 1-welv mootns ..- biz montln WIEKLT. Six m.rattis T elv months Postage free to all J'&rU o! tn United State and Canada. A ampl copy mailed free on application. K-amit y diu no Aiutln P. O. money order postal note restored Inner or express Sample eoplea aent true on application. AU. Pil'EOH Dll-CONTIXI.'EB T TBI BinHATIOll Of the Time Paid iou. Siitwrl;re will pleaae obnorve tfce date on ttielr wrapper. 8u:criiira wishing a!:rea of paper chants will etate In their application both the 1J and new "mUf a. SCOTT la In chart of he city eon- acrliitlon rtepartrrent of The brxTEntuir and all complaint or notice ef ctianM (riven to him or left at thla ofnoe. will have prompt attention balwcrlbe...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 9 February 1888

AUSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN THURSDAY. FEBRUARY 9 1888 3 CITY AND COU KTY. FROM THURSDAY'S DAILY. Jute Culture. Mr. 3. Javenet of Weatherford Tex. has issued a pamphlet on jute culture in Texas which be will mail free to all farm ers who will send mm tneir address. State Reformatory. Capt. Ferg. Kyle"trea9orer of the board of trustees of the state reforroltory has just returned from Gateeville where he was called to consider the question of sub- stituting limestone rock for the inside lining of the walls of the reformatory in lien of the brick at first proposed to be nsed the brick proving not to be satis- factory. The limestone wbioh will be nsed is said to be first class material and fully equal to the stone of the Oatman- ville quarries. Pressed brick for the out- side walls of the reformatory will be furnished by the state from Rusk. Justice Calhoun's Court. The case against . J. Jones charged with failing to work the roads came up before Justice Calhoun yester- day and was dismissed...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 9 February 1888

THE COAItD OF TRADE BECOMING EN- TilUSED. The. project to erect a board of trade building U being brought to a focus. Eirnest and enthuiiastio talk on thin subject was freely indulged in last night at the board of trade meeting and some- thing morn than talk was accomplished. A committee of five consisting of Messrs. A. P. Wooldridge Eugene Bremond E. Saunders Joo. W. Way land and Frnnk Hamilton was appointed bs a ways and means committee to thke charge of mid settle this question. An txcelleut com- mittee one to which the city can safely intrust such an important uiatti r. This building will be the key stone in the arch that will Bpau Austin's hopes for a united earnest successful and progressive busi- ness community. It will bu Austin's bow of promise her trysting place the hy- inenial alter where she will wed progress and reform from which tiui will date for her a fruitful future. The building now projected will be a haudsome edifice in detail and effect a worthy memorial of the ...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 9 February 1888

MJSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN. THURSDAY FEBRUARY 9 1888 THE ARSENAL LOT. Mayor Nalle Opposes Its Conver- sion to the City On the Ground That It Should be Reserved for a Mili- tary Tost. Action Taken by the City School Board Urging Its Cession to the City. Views of Messrs. Fulmore Wool- dridge Brackenridge and Others. The bill of Congressman Sayers which has passed the lower house of congress to make government title to the city for the use of the arsenal lot in the Tenth ward for sohool purposes is opposed by Mayor Nalle Major Brackenridge and others on the ground that it should be r served for a military post and that Gen- eral Stanley approves its retention for that purpose. Mayor Nalle informed Mr. Wooldrige and Judge Fulmore of the school board that this was his only reason for opposing the bill. Mayor Nalle contends that a military post here would be far more beneficial to the city than a donation of the property or the use of it by the federal government for school purposes. He went...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 9 February 1888

NO FEE I ESTABLISHED 1861 I 811 ) St. LOUIS MO. I locum si. Tbe Regular Old-EstablLshed PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON U still Treetlni with the Greatest SKILL and SUCCESS sufler horn Nervous Debility Liluustwg lains upon the Fountains of Life affecting Mind Body nd Manhood should consult the Celebrated DR. CLARKE at once. Rememberl Nervous diaeaaea (wither without dreanulor debility nd loss of nerve power treated scientifically by new methods with never-falling' success. MIDDLE'AGEDMEH TransgressIons.indiscreiioraorOver Brain Work may consult with the assurance of Speedy Relief and s Permanent Curs tfwitliinreachof Human Skill fll 1 sljrM wno iu"cr fr010 weaknesses will find vLUillLsl immediate Relief and Comfort and in Kiwny cases a permanent cure. tr 'l tie terrible poisons of Syphilis and all bad blood and skin diseases completely eradicated with out mercury. f Remember that this one horrible disease if neglected or improperly treated curses the present and coming gtntratioMt. ar-AU unna...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 9 February 1888

7 IMMIGRATION. AUSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN. THURSDAY FEBRUARY 9 1888 f -9 Hemorrhages. ElKSJS; 1 Kose or from any cause is sieeuuy con- ! trolled ami stoppea. Sores Ulcers. Wounds ' Sprains & Bruises. It is1 cooling cleansing and Heating. PollPrh It is most efficacious for this lidUU 111 disease. Col 4 in tho Hcad.&o. . Pond'i Extract Ciitarrh Cure" - specially prepared to meet serious cases should bo applied with Pond' Extract ' Kasul Svrlnce. f Rheumatism Neuralgia i K jfo other preparation has cured mor) t cases ot tuese distressing complaints than J the Extract. PoihI'h Extract Pla- I ter is invaluable in these diseases Lum- ' bago. Pains in Back or bide &c. Diphtheria Sore Throat i lVm the Extruct promptly. Delay is ' dangerous. DiloC Ulind.niee.ling or Itching. It rllCSl Is the greatest known remedy ; rap- idly curing when other medicines have failed. Pond's Extract Ointment is i of great service where tho removal ot doming is inconvenient. Perfecting the Organization ...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 9 February 1888

J t i t a can N WEEKLY STATESMAN TirURSPAYTEnR 0 I lino Voi i ii Humor of fecial sb1 CoioEcreitl. i jr so. j.nu I! f ;:lei I'i 11- :.( '' .!7 il!- ' 7 ;: crricrn i ui:m- ;.'J'.ii ' i l tr i i" r t. :n .1 c a. li..' " .-ii B I.' r SKKI.T ST7K-J A'..T:n F" ' l i' ' 'I'll'-' V - iv-tt ;! ir v. '!.. nr;;- tr v i-Ii : i;-vti.-i . le i 1 t : .; Cav.i l-'ee i;'.s. op d-1 c'wiil'. 'af I. . h .)'. i ..f. (' ;..-A: CITY. . l.'- l'er.-i: : ebiir.er.t- V" vi rt1- ' l'teint! f ' 1 7'.: riirviic:! t' : n.arVe -!- !' l'. i.r".n : K- ;. '!. : -iV..'. 1 a- iitia'i' 1' : '" t. er-eu it-. . 'O""1. 1-"' . tM' u-.'- I I -j NMI' HT all Ulttt 1 US-'!. IHI) UV aie ... i lino we miild ee a trluriL'e fiir the. tietter anil in tlx wet-ka the. c1 i d uuh i f tf:rl j well. IMtlien Imlnml ti tty tl;n turner as my wile liad wliat wh termed dry urate tetter or anrla-K fur re arlv tltteen y. ar ar il I trleil ervryitiini! that I i-mihl U"t Imlil nf a'.'l w"l !' e Rilviren- thn mi i'i elniuwit nf ll prof-"i-l'in hut...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 16 February 1888

AUSTIN WEEKLY MAN AUSTIN. TEXAS THURSDAY. FEBRUARY 16 188S NO- 13 ATES VOL VXII. A t J 2 WASHINGTON. Yesterday's Proceedings in the Senate and House The Aus- tin Donation iiill Bayers and Culberson Before the ' Committee in Favor of Gal- veston and Deep Water. . I'lFTIHiTH CONGRESS. SENATE. Washington February li.-im0? the tills reported from the oommiUetii Bhel pleoed on the calendar were the follow- ing : To authorize the secretary of war to oonvey to the city of Austin Tex- a tract of land for eduoational purposes. i. o aathorize the sale to aliens of certain mineral lands Jtesolutions instructing the committee Oa Somineroe in reporting river and har bor bills (to set oat important facts bear ing on eaon Hem) was reported by Sena- tor Jones of Nevada and agreed to. Among the bills introduced and referred vtbrt the following: Iir Senator Cnllom For compensation for leryices of female nurses daring the ' wr - of the rebellion. i:( nator Blackburn offered a resolution de-.i iriug it...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 16 February 1888

WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN TKTA8. bTATESMAS PPBUMIING COMPANY. a vim - President - Vlce-Prnt BATES OF SUBSCRIPTION n u.T One Year (invariably In advance) 10(Xt rbree Muntlie" " " J?" ineM-iain " " " W tUHPLl lAO.t Twelve months - t'J Six month l- mi i.atii y Tlve m'lhtiis 1 Drtun free to !1 iU f tr.e L'rltwl Btate anfl Canada. A eraile copy routlfd free on apiliratlon. K.ol d it un Awtin P. O. money order postal now. rwiirterert or eipreee Sample copies eeut true on application. AO. l'Afi l)l0ONTINDD AT Till BlTOUTlon OfTuaTma Paid fok. HnhwrlhHM will please observe the data ca their wrapper. . . hu -riiwra vrlsblnif eAlreee of paper dialled will aiiu In their eppucaUoa bolh tha eld and new "jjiTk. A. fCOTT le In charre ot cllv '1D crlptlon drfartirtint of Tint Btati-.ilj and ali eomplalntu or (i-'tlce f cUany (riven to Mm or lett at tula otllre will have prompt sttentliro. Huhar.rlbr who do not receive thilr pajwr fv'U- larly are requested to aotltr the oHIck htih- Krltwra ar warred ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 16 February 1888

AUSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN THURSDAY. FEBRUARY 16 1888 3 CITY AND COUNTY. FROM THURSDAY'S DAILY. Wants a County. A party writes to the state secretary of immigration that he "wants a whole oonnly in Texas for a colony of immi- grants from Kansas." Fire Alarm Contract SiRned. Mayor Nalle has signed the contract with the Union fire alarm company of New YorMor introducing the system in Anstin. The company is to operate it for one year at twelve hundred dollars with option to the city to pnrohase it any time at $5000. Married. At the residence of Mr. Maok 1209 East Thirteenth street last evening Elder Junius Wilkins officiating Mr. J. H. Maxey was married to Miss Ella Keys. The happy couple left for San Antonio and Galveston to be absent about a week. St. Davids Organ. Mr. E. H. Hammond organist of St. Davids ohuroh Btates that the pipes of the organ of that ohuroh vary from the shortest to a length of sixteen feet in- stead of from two to eight feet as stated in data furnished The Statesma...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 16 February 1888

METEOROLOGY OF THE WHST. In a late number of the American Meteorological Journal there are eome faoti stated of importance to the people of Western Texas and especially to those portions of that seotion in which agricul- ture is attempted. To state the matter as briefly as possible take op a map of the United Biaten and from the records of United States weather 'service mark the lines of equal rainfall. Theso lines will be found to run parallel or nearly so. For instance the line of forty inches of rain annually runs through Albany Montreal northwestern Iowa and southward to the ooast of Texas olose to Indianola. The thirty-inch line passes through St. Paul Minnesota Eastern Nebraska central Kansas and eastern Texas. The twenty-inch zone goes through northern Minnesota making a carve in Dakota and then a straight line to the upper Rio Grande. Now the ques tion is are these rain lines stationary from one century to another f The answer is one of high importance to the rainlesB region...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 16 February 1888

AUSTIK WEEKLY STATESMAN THURSDAY. FEBRUARY 16 1888 5 r i CITY AND COUNTY. FROM SUNDAY'S DAILY. I. O. O. F. The following offioers eleet have re- f tnrnoil from the meetinor of the Brand lodge at Corsioana: Fred Carleton grand representative; Charles R. Gibson grand representative; Geo. Herzog distriot de- puty grand master; H. A. Linn district deputy grand master and J. W. LaRoe grand messenger. "All About Texas " is the title of a work on The above Texas by Colonel John F. Elliott given to the polishers a day or two ago. It is a hand book for the intending immigrant and the citizen as well treating of Texas of to-day her industries resources and eapabilities history topography area I elimate soils rainfall Jiealthfulness pro- I i garden ranoh and vine fish ( ' and game manufactures quarries 4lays railroads water powers oommeroial I 4 facilities trade political and publio insti tutions euuuuuouai Deueroienii auu penal social condition public Bohools and railroad lands taxation local...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 16 February 1888

6 AUSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN THURSDAY. FEBRUARY 16 1888 AM NO FEE t ESTABLISHED I8SI I 81 I UMTIi BFTTER. St. Louis Mo. I Locust St Tbe Regular Old-Establlsbed PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON It still Treating with the Greatest SKILL and SDCCESS fe-V YOUNGMfNi suffer from Nervous Debility Kxhainting Drains upon ih Fountain! of Life affecting Mind Body and Manhood thould commit the Celebrated DR. CLARKEat once. Remember! Nervoua dlaeaaea (with or without dreamt)or debility and lou of nerva power treated acientifically by new method! with never-failing success. uinni rJprniim r..fina PlIUULt ftOtUHiUH '" lonowmg their lUIICIUIIIIUUIMiluliIui w.i a I aa I II IIUIli may consult with the asiurance of Speedy Relief ana permanent (Jure il withmreacnoi tiumansktll. HI n HJVrU who uer from weaknetaes will find ULUlYlLlI immediate Relief and Comfort and in iiiuny cases a permanent cure. aThe terrible potions of Syphilii and all bid blood and akin diaeaaea completely eradicated with but mercury. Sj Remembe...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 16 February 1888

"1 MJSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN. THURSDAY FEBRUARY 16 1888 THE DEAF AND DUMB. ft f Jf 1 'J A ? .3 v M Hemorrhages. lrm Nose er from any cause is speedily oou- trolled and stopped Sores Ulcers. Wounds Sprains & Bruises. It is cooling cleansing and llouling. foloPrh I' is most cflloaciou for this UdUH 1 II i disease. Col J in tlio' Head.&o. "Point's Extract Cutanh Cure" specially prepared to meet sorions cases should bo applied with Pond's Kxliucl Naaul Syringe. Rheumatism Neuralgia No other preparation has cured mon eases o those distressing complaints than ' thelxtrart. Pond's Extract Plas- ter is invaluable in these diseases Lum- bago Pains in Back or hide Ha. Diphtheria Sore Throat Use the Extiact promptly. Delay is dangerous. PilaC BHndBleedlng or ItcUlng.lt I lltbi is the greatest known remedy; rap- idly curing when other medicines have failed. Ponlg Extract Ointment is of great service where the removal of clothing is inconvenient. For Broken Breast and Sore Nipples K6' used...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 16 February 1888

8 SCALY ITCHY SKIN And all Scaly and Itching Skin and Scalp Diseases Cured by Cutioura. nPenriasls. Eczems Ttter Rlngworri I.lrhen Pruritus bcsli H"1 Mllk l-f's'.'Uandrulf. l!r- tHTs' I) .ksr Oruearj' and VasliTwoman'e lb n and everv species i( Itching HarntnK Scalv firnply Huram af the Hkln and Scalp with Loss of Hair ere Instantly rellevi-d and speedily cured by C'utmi'BA the Ureat Skin Core and Curicua s'up an eiinislu fckin beautller externallv and C'UTicmu Insolvent the new Blood Puilflr In- lernally.when physicians enJ all other remedies tall PSORIASIS OR SCALY SKIS. I Jshn J. Case D. D. 8. saving practiced dea- Ustry in this county for thirty-are yesra and being well known to thousands hereabouts with a view to help any who are afflicted as I have been for the past twelve years testily that the Curirviu fin he dim cured me of Psoriasis or Scalv skin in elisht days alter the dm tore with whom I hd con- sulted gave me no help or encouragement. Nkwtok.N.J. JOUN J. CAiK l. D. 8. ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 23 February 1888

t AUSTIN WEE TATE VOL VXll. AUSTIN. TEXAS THURSDAY. FEBRUARY 23 188a N014 jKJLY SMAN HI. rl I f i f ". ' ' i 4U .4 i i THESTATE. Progress of the Noted Rogers Case in East Texas Wit- nesses Examined. Winter the Brute Who Maltreated Rosa Schmidt Summarily Discharged. Special Telegram to the Statesman. Athens February 21. The examination of witnesses in the Rogars-O'Donnell oase progresses rapidiy. The gist of the testimony shows bo far that Rogers and O'Donnell had a personal diffi- culty a year before the fatal night; that they subsequently made friend; that on the night Rogers was sent for to arrest O'Donnell who had a pistol and was beating old man Lafeyn op with it Rogers went to the scene and intended to pnrsnade O'Donnell to give np his pistol and submit to arrest. O'Donnell refused and told Rogers he would sarrender to nobody and that if he ooold shoot faster than him to try it. O'Donnell then started off. Rogers grabbed at him whirled his pistol and the shootiDg began. Some wi...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 23 February 1888

WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN TEXA8. STATESMAN PUBLISHING COMPANY. I. A Ri.im. I'retldent T. I'htub - Vlcs-Prwldi-nt Pittok Bkowm - brretarj W. K. Utubr General ui(t 100000 COPIES. Special Immigration Edition of The Statesman. Tbk Statehmih is now preparing and boot the last of February will issue a special immigration edition of 100000 copies. It will be the most accurate and complete .compendium of general infor- mation about Texas that has ever been published. It will embrace exhaustive re- ports of oor public and private lands state and county school landf and school facil- ities; our agricultural livestock com- mercial mineral manufacturing and other induHtrial resources. While this edition will be a state paper we propose giving oouoty and local affairs carefnl and de- tailed attention. Our facilities enable ns to make a full and accurate exhibit of the conditions of the state and of the counties as they actu- ally exist which cannot be duplicated by any other agenoy in the state. ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 23 February 1888

AUSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN THURSDAY. FEBRUARY 23 1888 u i V t '- i! u ti V J" H h J i t i CITY AND COUNTY. FROM THURSDAY'S DAILY. Carried Off the Prizes. At the Mardi Gras mask bull given by the Fienoh Union Mr. Frank Tobin and wife carried off the prize for the best and most elaborate dress and Mr. Thos. V. Baohanan and wife for being the most shabby and tramp-like. Bev. D. Wallace. Rey. D. Wallaoe aged 69 who was bk.-ned to death abont a week ago in a oedat brake twelve miles above the oity was a Virginian by birth. He was an elder in the Christian obnroh and was respected and esteemed by his neighbors. He lived for a long time on Ball creek. He was subjeot to epileptio fits and it is supposed he fell into a brush fire while cutting ont and clearing a new county road. Will Convey the People. Mr. M. Paggi realizing that daring the great drill there will be a great demand for desirable and speedy conveyance to the grounds has inaugurated a plan to pnt a small steamboat on the river ine...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 23 February 1888

JUDOS TOWNKS ACCEPTS. Jndire John C. Townes bas signified to the governor his willingness to accept the anoointment to the jodgeenip or wis ju dicial district This intelligence will be pleating new to all for hie appointment to succeed Judge aiaer in me'K the heartiest commendation of the bar of this district as well a of other parts of the atate. It will be remembered that Jodge Tonnes lately was widely and strongly recommended by the bar of the state for appointment by the (overnot to a position on the commission of appeal and doubtless the high endorsement he then received at the bands of his profe sional brethren explains the commend able promptness with which Governor Ross determined that Judge Townee was the man pre-eminently qualified to be a worthy successor of Judge A. 8. walker. ALIEN LAND 0WNE1M. It in estimated there are over twenty million aores of lands in the United (Hates held by persons residing in and belonging to foreign countries. This vast quantity of domain ia ...

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