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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 22 November 1883

t i - Tiie government 8' ir plus for 1183 is put down at 812000090"- It is said the frirja Js of Mr. S. S Cox are in deep earnest about his elec- tion as speaker. Within the last eighty year3 Con- gress has spent more than 100000000 on the city of Y ashington. Gov. Proctor Knott of Kea- tucky says emphatically that he will not remit fines imposed upon con victed gamblers. The nimble Chinese are finding their way into this country just as the frolicsome boys find their way under Cole's circus tents. Aoain the Russian .Nihilists are proving active. One woman hs s been executed at Warsaw and another took her own life to avoid such a fate. The Boston Post makes the predic- tion that neither Hendricks nor Mc- Donald will go on the Democratic presidential ticket unless one or the other can command the united vote of Indiana in the convention. The live stock men's convention at Chicago adopted a resolution calling for rigid inspection of all stock and meats shipped to foreign countries and...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 22 November 1883

T1IE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. Mu. Carlisle grows more confi- Go to the meeting: to-night and put in your voice for good government. The Frio county fence-cutters have about exhausted the material upon which they work. "When the devil was sick he yearn- ed to be a monk and Butler chasten- ed by defeat develops a character marked by deep piety. His Thanks-' giving proclamation is the most devo- tional state paper of recent date. He shows a beautiful familiarity with the I scriptures and divine song and his ex. hortations to the people of Massachu- setts are edifying in the extreme. It evidently does Butler good to be beaten. Such a layiBg aside of the crown for the cowl has not been since the abdication of Charles the Fifth. The document of the contrite gentle- j wise the people will make it an issue OUR WASHINGTON LETTER. Spcial Corresponce to tne Statesman. "Washington Nov. 15. Mr. "Wy- maA of the treasury department in his report just completed says expen ditures of the government...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 22 November 1883

THE STATESMAN. AU8TIN. TEXAS. South Carolina will put an im migration agentinEnelanil. It is said Mahone did likewise telegraphed for federal troops. He made his demand directly on the president. subterranean forest has been Recovered beneath Washington city. It is supposed to have been covered with earth thousands of years ago. The people of Mobile propose to erect a monument to the memory of Admiral Semmes commander of the Confederate war steamer Alabama. The Hillsboro bar moved for the disbarment of Lawyer Crane who was willing to ruin the fair fame of the Land girls to bolster up the cause of his client Tom Varnell. It is said that a movement is being started among certain New York Democrats to compel the retirement of Daniel Manning chairman of the Democratic state committee. The Greenbackers have put their eyes on Ben Butler and out of pure sympathy for him it is supposed are going to make him their presidential candidate. Misery and. helplessness love company. The London tele...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 22 November 1883

4 7 i THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. Special Telegrams. WASHINGTON. Speeial to The Statesman.! VAsnGTON D. C Nov. 16. The arrival here yesterday of J. D. Dorn of Austia as a candidate for postmas- ter of the house endangers both his and It. G. Wintersinith's chances of f uccess. The latter of Tyler is a for midable candidate for doorkeeper The Texas delegation when all an liere will have a caucus to decide which of the above shall be indorsed 1 ecause in the division of tho spoils Texas need not expect for she will liot get two officers of the house out f th four. There u nothing positive or new re garding the Mercer colony case ex- cept that a decision may be rendered any moment after thi date Monday leing the day for announcements. Congressman J. IT. Miller of Gon- zales is here aDd wants Hancock of Austin for speaker: lafter him Cox or Carlisle. HUES HAM. f Special to The State? in. I Brenham Nov. 16. S. A. Ilack worth for some time past a valued at tache of the postomce service a...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 22 November 1883

3 THE STATESMAN. 4.USTIX. TEXAS. The "old ticket" unlike the Old Guard surrenders but it never dies. President Artiiuk will attempt to force his nomination by the Repub lican convention. Db. Tanner's sister lately starved to death in Canada. Bay now there la nothing In blood. Prof. Greener a colored lawyer of fame insists that ahone's defeat has taught the negro political inde- pendence. The Methodist conference held in McKinney represents about 120000 members. Col. R. D. Allison is announced as a candidate for the legislature trom Collin county. It Is said fence cutters in Frio coun ty have organized and that they have no fears of the rangers catching them. Under Democratic rule North Car olina has increased her annual ex penditures for public schools from $18000 to $500000. . George A. Davis who has been in charge of the advertising department of the Appletons has been arrested for embezzling a large sum of money of his employers. Senator Cameron thinks Mahone may yet be of great ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 22 November 1883

V 1 Y THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. DEPARTMENT KOTES. IXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT. Got. Ireland has pardoned a young: German girl named Lena Gayhart or Gay hard about eighteen years' of age who was sentenced for two years in the penitentiary at the November term of the Galveston criminal court for thelt of some money and goods all' valued at about 820 from a negro woman. The pardon is asked because ef the youtn or the onender; pecause of her ignorance 01 me ingiisn lan- guage; because she was defended by an Rttoraev who was voung and inex perienced in criminal trials and failed to get all the evidence in her behalf; because all the jury (foreman excepted) asked ior me paraoa on th dav the verdict wa3 rendered some of them having grave doubts of tho justice of the verdict under the circumstances of the rapid and insuf- ficient manacr in which the trial was conducted and having learned facts not produced on the trial; because the petition for pardon is signed by the district attorney clerk o...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 22 November 1883

THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. THE WEATUEK 1KSTF.KUAY. The following record will show the changfs In the temperature lor yesterday as indicated at Sainoslz's rharmacy Cougress Aveuue and Feean street: ts.ni 60.00 I 3p m 74.."0 a. m C4.oo 6 p. m "ii.oi 12 in..... tf.soj 9 p. in 07.0 Average temperature yesterday. 07. g RAIUtOAll TIME TABLE. n.AT.C. BalLroad Arrrivesat 7:45 a. m. " 6:10 p. m ' Departs at 7 :Xi a. m. 6:00 p. Dl. I. A tt. IV. KalLroad rjKPAH.TUR.Ra. For the south I2:fi0 a. m. " 4.00 p. m For the north H:i5 a. m. ' 4:10 p. m Anstln and Northwestern . Leaves Austin: :00 a. m. Arrives at Burnet 12:30 in. Leaves Burnet 20 p. m. Arrives at Austin. 6:00 p. ra Halls Clone. For both north & south.l0:40 a. m.. 3:00 DEPARTMENT K0TES. Gov. Ireland was visited yesterday hr Mrs. Hubby of Houston to inter cede for the pardon of a party of her name wno was convicted years ago ot murder in killing a man named Gard- ner in Milam county. It i3 the same case in which Gov. Iloberts comm...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 22 November 1883

. ( i 8 THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. DEI'ABTMEJIT MOTE!. SATURDAY. Governor Ireland has appointed Cant. McLaurin supervising architect to represent the state in the construe tion of t he Terrell branch lunatic asy- lum. Capt. McLaurin will leave for Terrell Monday. comptroller's department. The mayor of Mexia called at the comptroller's department yesterdayfor the purpose of selling to the school fnnii suhkiO Mexia citv bonds. Judge Carroll of Denton also called to Bee if he could make similar negotiations for a large amount of Denton county bridge lwnds. The bond3 cannot be suvv.nt.pd in either case as the board of education have decided that they cannot under the law purchase trity or bridge bonds. The case of ex-Comptroller Brown will le called in the district court Monday. Some attorneys are of the nnlnion that the alleged deficit for which the ex-comptroller is sued must have existed in some way before Col. llrown went into otltae. The ap- parent uncertainty as to when and how...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 29 November 1883

1 T Y I - . '- I i Tiikkis are 101 Ucuiot.T.itic member;; of the House. Tiik Forty-eighth Congress will as- semble at 12 ui. Momluy December 3. Senatok Heck rays the election of Randall would destroy the chances of reforming the rovci.ue nygteifj. It is reported that Oicar Wilde is going to run for :t .sr-at in parliament from an Irinh borough. Poor Ireland ! It is said that under Mr. Gould's manipulation the cattle trade is leav- ing: St. Louis and going almost whol- ly to Chicago. Carlisle's friends are willing to do away with the secret ballot in can- j cus. Will others agree to vote in j open daylight ' I Ex-Vice 1'uesident AVheelek suffers from insomnia. Inhi3 perpet- ual dreams he is most probably haun- ted by the genius of fraud. To bee Congressman Springer spring into the speaker's chair would be high and lofty tumbling at which the country would stand aghast. The reaction has set in strongly in Eogland against over-education and the evils of competitive examinations are for...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 29 November 1883

THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. 8ATUKDAY. EXECCT.VE DEl'AKTHBXT. Gov. Ireland has been furnished liy tie comptroller with a statement of tt e bonds of the several counties pur- cl asrd ly order of the board of cdu- s tion for account of the permanent Bih-iol fund. It appears that they aMMKitto SSto.'.t'.W.'JJ and cost SW- 0.1(1 the l retinuiil paid on the m be- ll g but 87115 and not fclOO.OU) as slated by i-onio of the p ipers. The purchases in the order made are as follows: cocvi v. f istrop C':;mi'M!i ' Ian uaililiie A'liiunoii IS1! E;;ill;iml Lamt.ys .-.s Jriiitli A!i.l-rwn y -i)t yiiiormio vi.m liarrisoli r.'ii Vise JUrOlU-.iinli tv.iitli ..." A iitleriii il'4IT.n'.l!l J.ilmsmi Ji -xiir AjiorST. . i'iTffn 01 7.00.1 0() . 0 (X) i l.ruKi m t IK. ::.un f.o J: fl (0 . -j c Wl .-. no .r..i (i 0 l.ono on . Vr oo . ;:n.(io) 00 I.I O) 10 . t'.V-'DS !S . l.i.'iO 0: . l."i.OUI l' no .. a;.otio 00 . ji.ini'i on 1-iSalIe f .micron l:iti-ln-U JUrrisnn Anderson Vilsun J li'a-o velil t liackelt...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 29 November 1883

THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN TEXAS. Editor Dana mw says: rascals ought to be turned out.' "The Constant Democratic organization In Austin would be a good thing. At Add-lian college the use of bangs and bustles by female students is forbidden. Billy Maiione could not do it "What will President Arthur do now about a political Moses? Some one ought to be after the mayoralty on a platform of principles by which the city should bo governed. A farmers convention composed of delegates from all over the United States meets at Louisville Decem- ber 6. Sam Kandall has not been taken down with a fashionable ailment. Gout has had its day; malaria is now all the go. There is talk of a world's fair be- ing held in Florida. The States- man has been urging a world's fair far Texas. Florida newspapers have their joke about the swamp lands. One of them says that the lands are to be sold "by the gallon." The Brenham Banner puts the value of property in Texas at 8320- 000000. Add 8200.000000 and the figures w...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 29 November 1883

THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN TEXAS. Tiie mayoralty goes a lagging. TnE fence-cutter ia a direct descend- ant of his satanic majesty. Raising cotton in South Carolina with Chinese labor is pronounced a iailure. A second great bridge across the Mississippi river ten miles above the lit. Louis bridge is mentioned. It is to be for the GouM railways. It ia believed now that Justice Cox of Milam county was Joe Mulhatton In disguise. If so Joe hail his till or fun with the military arm of the state. Folly at the citizens meeting re sults in a walk over for Mr. Savior. Had the meeting boon controlled by any sort of discretion he would have had a good tussle for the mayoralty We do hope when Mayor Saylor sails in the next time he will pay some attention to The Statesman's de- mand for improved streets. The streets of Austin as they now exist are a disgrace to the Capital City of Texas. A little sore throat the other night caused Mme. Adelina Patti to fail to meet her engagement at the Academy of Mu...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 29 November 1883

THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN TEXAS. DEi'ABTMEJiT KOTEls. TUESDAY. Anderson county railroad subsidy bonds to the amount of $J00 are of- fered to the board of education and will probably be accepted when the comptroller re' urns as they are of- fered on the terms heretofore accept- ed by the board. The charter of the Texas Land and Cattle company with principal otlice at Austin and capital of $100000. was filed yesterday with the secretary of state. The incorporators are Warren F. Putman Exeter X. II.; Geo. A. Wentworth. Exeter X. II.; Benjamin S. Harding Des Moines Iowa; Hubert II. Smith Boston: "V. W. SimoLd's Dallas Texas and Hayes Lougee l'e- cos Texas. Uov. Ireland has appointed John A. Gordon Esq. at present one of the ef- ficient assistants in the attorney gen- eral's office to be district attorney of the Tenth judicial district composed ot "Wise Jack and other counties in place of L. C. Sparknian Esq. re- signed. Mr. Gordon is a talented young attorney and will doubtless take good ca...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 29 November 1883

THE STAfESMAN. AUSTIN TEXAS. HOME FARM AND RANCH. BERMUDA GRASS. A correspondent having written Vrnf. .T. 1 Stelle. of Mobile inouir- mir whether there be three kinds of IBermuda grass received the follow rinir answer: "The only grass correctly bearing The common name of '.Bermuda grass' as a low creeking grass with hard -oodv stems known to botanists as rf'vnfxtmi ilartvlon. There is but one -vMrirfv of it in this country so far as iva know but it frrows differently on different soils. On poor soil it lies in m fincn mat Hat on the srround. while on rich soil it grows with such rank- ness that the creeping stems pile upon ach other loosely often to the height of fifteen r twenty inches and hence - mav be mown tor nay or course. iseed dealers have occasionaly adver- tised some tall growing grass as Ber- muda but it is no more the real Ber muda than oats is wheat." COLIC. The symptoms of colic one of the most fatal diseases to a horse is readi- ly detected. The horse invariably scrap...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 29 November 1883

THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN TEXA9. Make fence cutting a felony; and prepare a few nice places in the pen. itentiary for unlawful fenctrs. TnE record of trotting horses with a mate has bepn lowered second. The "little bay gelding Frank" did it at Prospect park. TnE fence owners will be in con- vention In Austin during the sitting of the legislatures; and they will not let their Interests suffer. . Gov. Stoxeman. of California has a good chance of being the next Uni- ted States Senator from Chat state if the legislature should be Democratic Mb Stiblinq Fisher of Hays county has been nominated by Demo- crats as candidate for the legislature to fill the place made vacant by the resignation of S. B. McBride. Cox and the vigor of the military arm' of the state government have offered the press of "the states" more solid amusement than anything that has ever turned up in Texas. The wires give U3 a talo of horror from New Hampshire. In Texas we act in hot blood but for cold pieces of deviltry com...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 29 November 1883

I f 8 'he STATESMAN. AUSTIN'. TEXA3. DEPARTMENT NOTES. TUESDAY. Governor 1 reLind liaa issued a procla mation orderinsr an election on ilonaay December 24 for one represent u- ive for the b3rl district composed of the counties of Duval. Burin:. Hidal- ko. Starr. Webl) ana y.pnUi. to fill the vacancy caused by th death of Hon. A. .1. Leo. ol Hidalero. The governor has pardoned liil!-y 'ole. colored who was si'nt to the . ! -i.i- t:iiary from Wilson county Tii iardou id to restore liini to citi zer.shin. ha havin r staved out his tor in of sentence. ' Comptroller's department. The Amtiu & Northwestern rail road company yesterday paid into the treasury 13.MJ as the one-half of one Der cent. wv able to tno t-t.uo on ac count of passerfrer earnings of tliu road from July 1. 1 2 to October 31 1883. The contra't;! 'or .s'.ippliusr tin blind asylum for tli;i :tiarter begin ning December 1 1SS: were awarxUid yesterday as follows : .UUn 1$. Smith molasses at 75 cents. 15. K. Caperton beef...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 6 December 1883

7) rr- rw-zry- THE PRESIDENT'S 5IE.SS GE. To the Congress or the United States : At the threshold t rtolinorntlon I coiierntu- late you on the f;vvor:ille aspect ol the domes- tic and foreign aff;iir of this Koveninieiit. Our relations with other countries t-oiiliiiuo to be upon a rriendly footing. Vt'tli the Art'en- tine Repuli'.io Austria. Bclcmm. i'ii- mark Kr.i7.ti Ilavtl Italy Nmlo Uo- WiiiKo and Sweden mid Norway no in- cident has occurred ulik-li wills for upeeial comment. The P-c- it oiynhis of new .lines of telegraphic comiinni". t;..ii with Cen- tral America and lirazil pernnll.d lnfr-haiic of messages of friendship utll Ihe covern- ments of these countries. Dnrini! the year there have been perfected and proclaimed con- sular and commercial treaties with s-ervia and consular treaty with Itou naiila thus extend- ing our Intel-course with the D.muliian coun- tries while the Eastern relations hav- lieen put uio!i a wiiler basis hj treaties with Con a and Madagascar. The new b...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 6 December 1883

e5 IHE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. It ia deaiel tiat the American Tjishops have asked the pope to send a y anclo to Washington. In the death of Judge M. II. Bon- der of Tyler Texas lost one of its heat and purest citizens. Ex-Senatou Tabou says he will pay the expenses of the Republican convention if it be held in Denver. It ia thought these splendid glows in the wot after sunset is an effort of old Sol to set himself back to stand- ard time. It was said Louisiana was for pro- tection and yet its delegation with one exception were original support- ers of Carlisle. Fence cutting is now the great moral disease in Texas; this is in spite of the late declarations of the military power of the state. Disteic r Attorney Evans thinks Judge Mo. rill will not remain a great while on the bench; and it is said he feels confident he will be his successor. A fencis cutter should have no more quarter th;;n the man who ille- gally appropriatt-s land. They ought all to be sent to Vusk to manufacture ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 6 December 1883

I i i I i I I" III" lllf T i H HI ll 3S4 THE STATESMAN. . AUSTIN. TliXAS. DEPAKTtfTT M)TF. WEDNESDAY. The offices of the several state de- partments were closed yesterday noon as a mark of respect on account of the death of tho wife of ex -Gov. Roberts. COMPTROLLER'S DEPARTMENT. Comptroller Swain has returned from his trip to his old home in lied River county. Yesterday he deposit- ed with the stato treasmer :i40U) Trinity county 0 per cent court hojse bonds contracted for some time ago and contracted for 05000 per cent court house londs for account of the permanent school fund. The bids lor furnishing supplies for the lunatic p.sjliim were opened yes- terday. One item of E00 yards of car- peting was withdrawn. The awards were concluded just before the closing of office hours. The comptroller's and other.slate offices will bo closed to-day cn account of it being Thanksgiving day. THE STATU CAPITOL ISOAJiDS. This board met yesterday to con- sider the resignation of Air. Clark superin...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 6 December 1883

f c. 'J i THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. DEPARTMENT NOTES. Gov. Ireland has conitn9sione J lion. J N. Denis as :i speiiul jiiflge to try .- a the district court or AUtHponU iounty cases in which Judge JJuck- 1 art is disqualified. 6TATE DKFAIIT.MEN C. The charter of Champion C;iUl 'onipany of Colorado City. Mitchell ounty capital stock Sl.utW.OU'J. was i led yesterday witn ths secretary of H if. iinMrieorporators areTiionrns Adair. John il. Ad tir William Ad.ur iieor:o M. i'xwy li wge V. S.ilmon j nd Henry W. Salmon. . Also charter of Curtin 1- ire Com- vanyof Houston; and amended char- ier of the Kspuela Catt'e Company iacreailns its stock from SoUO.WW to :.ti(JO.0U0. . . ' . rf ct itp It urn refused to Jiia a charter of the bouthcrn iiulual Insurance lTotection-naa v-ompanj t Lavaca county on the ground that t he companv beinsr an insurance coni- inmniv nith the renuire- :aents of the insurance law and be approved by the commissioner of in- surance which requires the company o have...

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