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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 9 February 1882

T V r THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. -AT-IN........ TEXAS. filUUSD AY.. FEBRUARY 9 l88- .The Balkan Insurrection extemU over a large district in Herzegovina and Boania. M. Leon Say will bo the new French tniuisterof finance. tyLlL D. AVallack of Waco lias recovered from the attack of para- lysis. Thb club national of Montreal has adopted rcHolutioua favoring Canadian independence. The Examiner too is satislied . that an extra scusiou of the lcgisla- ture cannot do what is required of it in thirty day. Thb Examiner flaya the ovcruor it usually right in pardoning boys that auch youthful offenders have no buaincsa m the penitentiary. St. Louis just to be ahead of all other places has produced a well developed case of email pox in a horse. What in the matter with .Chicago ? Toqkthkk with the (sheriffs and then the stock men in convention Austin may in the next few days expect something to do away with monotony of mud. : The trial of thirty-six Nihility be longing to the terrorist faction will ' ...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 9 February 1882

HE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN TEXAS. THURSDAY.. FEBRUARY 9.182 CHURCH BELLS. REMEMBER THE S 4.BBAT1I DAY TO KEEP IT HOLY. Church Services and other ligleus natters. He- "Rempmiier the Sthhath dijr to kwp It hnljr tlx dari ahalt thua lalxir end do ell thy oi k ; but the seventh dy U the Subl.Mtti of the Lord thy (tod; In It thua blt nut do any work thou nor thy ion nor t!iy ilauxhter thy man-Mrvant Lor thy mld ervnnt uur thy cattle nor the stranger that iawituiu thy ' gate for in six riaya the Lord inado heaven ud earth the aea and all thai In them l and rented the aeireuth day wheivfore the Lord blciwd tbeaeventh day and hallowed ll." METHODIST CIICKCII. Sunday A. E. ooodwyn preaeheJ from tb text John. 19 &V27. The aaurament we to-day celebrate la Intended to realize to tbe generation of eariu In some measure the arc tie preieutrd in these word: 'Tls not a lacritice Christ offend hlmelf once forall. There Is no more sacrifice for ln It la simply a mo- mento. "We do this in erprtua...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 9 February 1882

V -J THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN TEXAS. fllURSDAY. .FEBKUAKY 9 188J THE LAW OFFICE. ArAL REPORT OF ATTORSKY Interesting facts and Statistics AVhlrh Prove Interesting- Reading; The Criminal Record for the Year. The annual report of the attorney gen- eral for the your Wl was issued yester- day and from it sonic very interesting deductions in the woy of paragraphs are made: . TIIK COURTS. In iho imprenio court there arc of rases in which thu statu Is interested ten submitted on briefs and four pending. During tlio jteriod of time beginning Scptemlicr 1 Iimo and ending Novem- ber :t() 1SH1 the following crimiiiil tiUHiness was transacted in the appel- late court: Number of rases ap- pealed 4115; felonies 271; misilemviinnrs .'5; scire facias till; atllrmed 21U; re- versed 12;t; dtMinissed li!t; total Jl'J'.); transferred or pending C(J This court )ins atllrmed the death penalty in seven coses. DKKACLTEU8. Suits have been brought by the attor ney general in person against eighteen ueiuu...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 16 February 1882

Wft'lftl'V m I Xotki dancing misters say tho American . women nro the most graceful beings in the world. The slercot ypo plntcs and 20000 copies of the United Irishman wore slezcd tho other tiny by the Liver- pool police. Thr Cuero li tilled makes the assertion that Colonel Lang U more successful in the immigration busi- ness than he was in polities. The J'utt is in intul up to its neck about the failure of the "(Jnat Cjuri- ounMV ash Jones movement. There' fore iu desperation it catches at a straw which lias been named . "Young Democracy." P08TMA8TKK (iKN KKA It HOWE seem determined to make Wiscon- sin a Malwart state. "IJoss" Keyes wan a 11 1 nine mtiu and he is no longer powerful. Incrndiakiks havo been at work on the property of tho Iron Mouu tain railway and it is credited to tho employes that were lately dis charged. Tho management offers $1000 lor proof against the incendia ries. . There is at hist a prospect that tho import duties in Mexico will within a short time be materi...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 16 February 1882

IB WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUST1H TEXAS. THURSDAY. .FEBRUARY 161882 narrlafi (inr. Albert W. Tewn- cal and misa Freale Kaadelph. On Thursday the ninth day of ; Feb- ruary at the residence of the bride's parents. Miss Fronie Randolph was mar- ried to Mr. Albert W. Townaend lioth of this city. The ceremony was per- formed hv the Rev. Dr. A. K Goodwvn. of the Methodist church and was wit- erased by a lew of the friends nnd r relatires of the contracting parties. The bride is a daughter of Mr. W. It. Randolph a prominent citizen of Austin nnd not enly enjoys the distinction of lieing very beautiful but is universally admired and esteemed for her varied ac- complishments and lovely disposition and character. Mr. Townsend has for the past six years or more Piled a very responsible position in the general land office of the state. He is a gentleman of superior business qualifications and possesses the confidence and respect of the entire com- munity. This young couple start out in life under pec...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 16 February 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN TEXAS. THURSDAY.. FEBRUARY 16.1882 SHERIFFS' CONVENTION. ii pRorMiDnui or Tin; Tt:XA III KKI t'I'N AklO IATION. 8KCOSU DAT MORNING SESSION. The convention was ca lel to onli-r at 10 o'clock a. m. yesterday by ex-SU-ritl felcnnis Cirwin and the first president of the association. In discharging this pleasant duty Cnptain C'orwin said: Of.sti.emkx As tlie president ha I not arrived on yesterday 1 was called to i lie chair and adjourned the meeting until 10 o'clock to-day. As I see ticfore me the Imud.Homo face of our worthy presi- dent. Captain Hen. F. Junes fit Dallas I now cad the meeting to order and will now introduce liijn to the convention. Captain Jones is from thai fearfully muddy city of Dallas (Austin lias some mud) and if it Imd not been for the railroads I don't suppose he would lie here now; but as he is here in body heart and soul I will introduce him and let him speak for himself. Gen- tlemen your president Ben F. Jones. Applause. I'pon taki...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 16 February 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN. .TEXAS. rilURSDAY FEBRUARY 16 1 882 Oscar WiuR will sail for Eng- land in April but what a long time off is April!. MR.PARNRLl.haa been re-elect c J parliamentary leader of the IrUh ".National" party. Ths bill cstabliobinir postal av iny;a banks Is favored by the houac committee on postofllce. Tiik Indian appropriation 'bill as reported gives $49-J0230 beiujr about $350000 more than last year. A majority of the ways and means committee aro opposed to ho Ka9on-Morrill-Katon bill. The nihilist have mixed dyna mite with tho Czar's coal and now"! the Czar uses wood for fuel. fiOMK close calculator has figured that It costs twenty-three dollars a minute to keep the house of repre sentatives going. Ex-SknatorConklinq is expect edin Washington this week. Quid mines sav Mr. Arthur wants to smile a stalwart smile with him. Aoain Bradlaugh presented him ejf to take the oath at the bar in the house of commons but was re- fused permission. "''Thr Russian government...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 23 February 1882

The question at Washington U j whether flopping Joe Brown of Georgia could have been beaten as a somersaultcr ou the Xeill Brown vote. His feat startled the chainplou .1 1. 1- . . ... uuuuie somersauiter David Davis Gen. Abe Bufokd so long ideut fled with the breeding aud turf in terest ot the country has renounced worldly things and joined the church. He is of the opinion how ever mat racing can be carried on 'legitimately and not Inconsistently with moral or religious principle." The experiment of lighting rail way cars with electricity ha been tried in England and though it was by no means a prouounccd success it has turned the attention of inven tors in this countrv to the subject The plan of making the engiue sup- ply the power to generate the elec tricity necessary for lighting has been abandoned as the current would cease with each stop of the locomotive and thus extinguish the light rbe idea now being worked upon is to store electric energy iu a box or some other vessel in t...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 23 February 1882

"HE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN. ..TEXAS. THURSDAY. FEB. 23 1882 The verdict baa becu rendered by the Democracy of New York aud Jobu Kelly must tfo. Mexico even is becoming alarmed at the spread of mall pox m the Uuitotl StateH Thb Houston W hu been re- duced in lze and U now one rul noin smaller titan the Statesman. Too much coutldence In cotton futuroa is what U tho matter with a good many of the New Orleans peculators. " The country mourn the fact that Ryan did not die of injuries received of Sullivan as at oue time It was re ported would be thecaxe. Tan ArkauHus Gazette thinks there i little doubt that Sountor Garland will bo bis own successor In the United States senate. Senator Cokb got hos bill ap propriating $100000 lor the im. urovenieut of Galveston harbor through th senate yesterday A oooi mmy peoplo think th bouse is already a mob and that u Consideration of the apportion m'eut bill is creating some t)xcli ment not uumixed with coufusimi !i the lower houne of congress. Soct...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 23 February 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AtNTIX TK.YAS. 'Ill L' ICS DAY l-'r. II. :. I '-' STOCKMEN'S CONVENTION.- FOI HTM AXD L4IT DiT'lPIIU- NoisvlilisisuiltUfc festivities at tbe katmoud ilous llis oilii belora ware piuliuietl to lata tiour uieinliei of the eouteuiiou were ry generally lu their rut- vesterdsy at lu appim: led hour sad al lea o'clock a. lu. I'tesliieul Miller rallra the convention to onler. frut-erd-lu; to tlia disposal of tbe regular niorulnj; call lue chair anuounced lu lollowluic: COMMITTEE OH MKMOKIAL. F. S. gtoukdale chairman ; J. M. Day A.M. HrtUou D. 11. Hoju.r 11. L. Hein- le).). M. bnnpson Joljn U. Johnrnm X. il. M ilhis J.N.Ketrsn K. J. Mrd.-u. RKPouft or COMMIT TCKb. Mr. ConUe auhmltted tbe following: COMMIT!' Kuom reb. 17 1nvJ. Bonorsnia 4. k. illuur 1'iesideiil of luu Cua- vuiiu : Your committee on transportation make tbe IuIIowiiik report: Owing to 111 lat-t thai Chicago. Si. Louis aud Kansas City la to-Jay ihe ureal ui irWets for our heel and liiullou re- ciiiii.i end...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 23 February 1882

tub THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN TEXAS. THURSDAY. .FEBRUARY 23.1W STOCKMEN'S CONVENTION. KECOHD DtV'K PKOI'KKOIMUM. The convention was railed to order Ht ten o'clock President Miller iu the chair and all the olllcein and memliers in tlu ir seats. REPORTS OF COMMITTEES. Governor Mayers fr tne committee on order of business mbinmitted the fol- lowing report: Austin February 15 lf8-.;. To tba Hod. Jame IT. Miller President: Your committee to whom was r furred tho resolution offered by Mr. Bunt ley have had the same under consideration and beg leave to submit the following resolutions for tho consideration of the convention to-wit: lUmAtxd 1 That all resolutions shall bo reduced to writmir. and signed by the proposer and read from the secretary's desk. 3 That without leave of the conven tion uo member shall speak m re than five minutes uoon any sinulo question and not then until all others demotus of neakins shall have first upokcn. 3 That there shall be the following committees of five...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 2 March 1882

and now there it talk of combi nation among the express compa- nies. And now Houston may nettle Its bonded Indebtedness that was made uuder the rule of Radicalism which the Post would see established all OTer Texas. General Butlrb is said to bare abandoned for the present year his designs npon the gubernatorial chair of Massachusetts bat he will try to get into congress. Statb Trkasurbr Polk of Ten- nessee says that the debt of that state is $27000000 and that the de- cision rendered by the state supreme court repudiates all but $2600000. Tool is a great game in William- son county. Any who may think we slander the good name of the people of that county will please in- terriow the county attorney about it. Tub county commissioners of liar ris couuty hare reduced the county debt and the rate of interest on the county debt; and they hare also re- duced the advalorem tax and bare abolished the poll tax. Houston is at last attacked with the paring mania. No wonder j the perambulations o...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 2 March 1882

'HE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. niUKSDAY MARCH 2.1882 It is rumored iu London that Mr. Gladstone will shortly resiu. Tub great raiufall in the north is now being felt on the lower Mississ- ippi. The rate of state taxation in Mas- sachusetts is lower than anywhere else in the country. Thk Utah legislature memorial- izes congress and says a word or two for the Mormons. Since the end of the cml war the increase iu population iu the en- tire country is seventeen millions. The Ohio legislature is engaged in the reapportionment business. Between shoe-string and barrel- hoop districts the labor is hard. The Maryland delegations still niak? their pilgrimages to Washing- ton although but one position re- mains unfilled that of internal rev- enue collector. The timid czar because of llva SkobelofTs speech has decided to institute measures to prevent hi- of- ficials being so free with their ( pin- ions upon affairs. The New York City school board decides that'when female ten. tiers marry ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 2 March 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN.. TEXAS. THURSDAY MARCH 2. 1882 .FHllKH. We bow the bead In reverent love To Thee great Uod Id heaven above. We worship Thee In faith alncere Thy gloria and Thy power revere. Teach uob. Lord Thy love to feel ; Oh! teacbour toula with joy to kneel. And glorify Thy name divine. In earth and heaven may we be thine. And may thy spirit in na ahed The peiee for which Messiah bled. Austin February 1882. Echoes from the Religions Preaa. Baptist Courier; When a Christ- Uu of any denomination receives ordiuation be Is from the Baptist point of view simply recognized and designated publicly as chosen and devoted to the work of the ministry among those whose faith and practice he represent. If he is heard and treated as a minister by people of other denominations than his own it is because Christians know or feel the difference between essen- tials and won essentials in religion. When therefore this man so or- dained becomes a Baptist (or for that matter anything el...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 2 March 1882

"HE WEEEY STATESMAN. AUSTIN TEXAS. THURSDAY MARCH 2. 1882 Governor Cameron of Vlrgiala pu an end to the oyster war and then appeased belligerence by veto- ing the anti-dueling bill. Hon. John W. Daniel late the debtcpayers candidate for governor of Virginia has been made presi- dent of a bank in Lynchburg. It is understood that the governor is about to promulgate his call for the legislature to convene in extra session. The meetiug will probably take place early in April. Tub San Antonio Express hopes that the claims of no man will be considered by the legislature when it goes to dividing the state into congressional districts. It can be only a hope. Wherever the masses speak they appear to favor the retention of the Alcade in the position he has held for more than three years with such honor to himself and profit to the state. The "third term" is a purely mythical objection. At VIcksburo on the 22ud the Mississippi river was twelve inches higher than ever before known and a freeze ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 9 March 1882

N Q JoLbiov V i r Thb Republicans of Tennessee will hold a gubernatorial convention on the 27th of April. Thb Galveston Journal absolutely urges that the state be fairly re- districtcd. Who ever heard of any- thing else in a Democratic state. It ia rumored that Secretary Klrkwood will be sent to Vicuna and Taft of Ohio will succeed to the position of secretary of the in- terior. ' Tub Boston Herald thinks Gen- eral Ben Butler will make his an- nual attempt to get his legs under the Massachusetts gubernatorial mahogony. Some of the greedy speculators who gambled so heavily in the grain market at Chicago were badly swamped financially. They richly deserved it. Governor Roberts has been form- ally announced by the Austin pa- pers for a third term. Sherman Courier-Chronicle. This is a piece of fresh informa- tion to the Statesman. There is a Washington rumor to the effect that a bill is preparing by a Democratic statesman similar to the one passed the other day retir- ing General Grant ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 9 March 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN.. .TEXAS. THURSDAY MAHCII 91882 uitii.i.itvr aciiievk:hkts I (tit TKX-ltJIO( KAtV am Tiit: ivns. No itta'o iu the American Union Rtaiuls more favorably bcforo the publio at tbis time tliau docs our owu bolovcd Texas. She haa pasecd through many days of wrcteheducM but now is hcmlf ajfaiu uud be comes the queen stale of the south and tho aouilavebt while before thin century rloae the will be the empire Mate of a brilliant eUlcrhood. Though uo devasta- ting war bathed Texan soil with the blood of true sous their lives and- the people's treasuro were freely given to tho cause of the conlederute at ate aud wheu the cruel war was over the prowatis of her soldii rs on hundreds of fields aud the rich booty of an uudinturbed country led the couquertr to vencauco aud to robbery aud her days of reconstruction were quite as ad as woull have been the results of brave ami open con- fli't on her soil. Texans were degraded doxpised despoiled; civil liberty was denied I...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 9 March 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN.. .TEXAS. THURSDAY. ..MARCH 9.1882 UNT. - The folio wlngbeautlfUl Tenet were written by Mr. D. W. C. Baker in 1880: MTtae saerillcee of God are a broken spirit ; broken and a contrite heart obi Uod thon wilt not despise."-I's. 51-17. Tea let keep the fwt Not on the corner of the street. Which echoe to the harrying foot Of surging crowd. No rather let a re Far trum lla ebb and flow. To where no ear aha.ll hear ao eye ahall aee. But Ulawho kept the tut for you and ma. Tea let ne keep the fast Mot with the vain and outward show Of public pennance aud of seemlas woe I.lka criminal condemned. No let ua look within and mourn each baleful am. Thne In the closet let na fast and pray That Christ the Pure will waab our guilt away. THE SPIRIT IDEAL.. (Poathumoua poem attributed to Kdrar A. Pe; not published nntll man years after Mr. Pus's death. It la written In the style of hla "Haven" which fart may hare gives rise to the opinion aa to Ita author.) From the thron...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 9 March 1882

"HE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN TEXAS. THURSDAY MARCH 9. 1882 The attempt to assassinate the qaceu of Euglaud Thursday will serve to recall the prophecy made by Nevada astrologer some time ago that one of the European mon- arclia will die durinsr the month of March. The Norristown (ra.) Times is liberal and fair-minded when it says It is not enough to pardon General Fitz-John Porter. "A man deeply wronged as he wants more than pardon. He wants justice and jus- tice demands ample reparation for theve&raof iniurr and sorrow he has been made to suffer." Senator Hoaii made some very unstalwart remarks in the executive session in considering the nomina tion of Mr. Conkling which found their way to the ears of a reporter aud thereupon the senator made an explanatory visit to the president These senators all desire to keep in with the appointing power aud that a what explains the vote ot Demo crats who Javored retiring General Grant jou an annuity of $12500. Hundreds of hungry and poorly ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Weekly Democratic Statesman — 16 March 1882

" Gladstone continues to -tighten the .screws and the Jand leagues continue io Jucrease in .n timber and Influence. Blaine's friends seem to think he will toake"' racket In Tioliti ical circle yet say about two year from uow ' JThe eol JTik fotton piasters Ki England have agreed to reconsider their re- cent action; relative to the .agree- ment upon short UtnaJ 4':-.. U u - Applications for puses to the Guitcau hanging' are now being scat in. The Statesman will be represented of course. Z Kentucky has 70000000 gallons of whb-ky stored awiy. It Is not likely that prohibition will make much headway in that state. Just upon the heels of the report that Huntington and. Gould have been shaking hands jt is stated that Vanderbilt has loaned -Gould five millions of dollars. The bill of Senator Garland for the improvement and keeping in repair of the Terse on he HCJsC aippl river names suo.uw.uw as the amount to be appropriated. ' In 1848"tbe 6(3 ce ftLpresraehtVai ield byv Van Huron Ufrrteou...

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