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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 27 July 1882

J ! - V TT.' m weekly statesman. AUSTIN, TEXAS. THURSDAY, - - -JULY 27. 1882 A RCnEJIBRlNCEi Tou May, the sweet arbutus time, Aad tbruuijn tbe breesjr, bnddluv wood The lUDhrami played their pantuuiime, Hal troubled wbcrews atooU. And trembling, too, we Mid cood-hv; For In our buaria love' old aweel un j Had ended wllb a dreary siU ik-cauae we sang It wrung. We parted, and the yean bave brousht Uuuuubvred aunge, both aad and Ui;ht; But never bave our uearla been tautjul To sing thalsoug art;Ul. Bnt atlll that one perfected werd Keeps musically hauuliug me; Tbal one full note wltn paeeloo (tlrred R-Iura we lout luekcr. And uini-InK, grateful tear drops start; 1 am ao Kiaulbat I bave beard And uuk It. loo, with all my heart Tbal one perfect word I Addle V. Iavie In tbe Springfield Ri-pabll-caa . Tilt RESTLESS BOY 11. CHOBCII, Philadelphia Timer, j How much he turn aud IvtinU, And how be pi-rlt, In rattling bla heels; How uneany he fuele. Our wide-awake boy In church ! Then, earnest an...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 27 July 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. . AUSTIN, - - TEXAS. rUURSDAY, JULY 27. 1882 The Democrats of Ohio nee in to bo confident that they will carry that state in October. Women hereafter are to be admit ted to the uulvcmty of Miaisipj)i in all of its departments. Since the hot weather set in aixty-four ship captian have died of yellow fever iu Weot India porta. The serious revolts that are cer tain to occur in the Greenback ranks will add spico to the political cam paign. General Steepman, the old Democratic war horse, ot Ohio, feels confident of large party gaius in that state this fall. Southern planters are not likely to bo won over to the protective tariff system, whose advocates now propose to double the tariff tax on cotton ties, which are expensive enough and are a dead loss to the plauter. Chicauo having become famous for the easo aud dispatch with which divorces aro procured, there is poet leal appropriatcuesH, therefore, iu the assembling of the Utah coiiimis slon iu that city, prelimina...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 3 August 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN, TKXA3. TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION. Btx Months 1 00 Twelve Months S 00 Club of 10 17 60 Clnb of 11 80 00 Thjc Republican itate convention meeta in Austin, as before slated, on the 23d of August. It has been staled that the furbe lowed attorney general is to be made minister to the court of St. James. Brewster denies it. Tux man who indirectly caused the Long; Branch railroad accident is to be) tried for manslaughter. Les sons of this kind are badly needed. It is estimated that the corn crop of Texas will reach 140,000,000 bushels. The value of the state's ag ricultural products is placed at 100,000,000. Mr. Gladstone's peace of mind is to be destroyed again by a parlia mentary motion for a vote of censure .on the government for its dilatory action alter the Alexandria massa cre. Count Dk Lesseps has tele graphed from Alexandria to Faris that Immediate action is necessary to protect the Suez canal, and that awaiting the result of the confer ence is ridiculous....

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 3 August 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTEN, TEXAS. THURSDAY, - AUGUST 3. 188J DEMOCRATIC STATE TICKET. FOB GOVERNOR, JOHN IRELAND, of Guadalupe. FOR LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR, MARION MARTIN, of Xavnrro. FOR COMPTROLLER, W. J. SWAIN, of Hed River. FOR TREASURER, F. K. LUBllOCK, of Galvtiton. FOR COMMISSIONER (iKNERAL LAND OFFICE, W. C. WAL&II, of Travis. FOR ATTORNEY UENERAI, JOHN D. TEMI'LETON, of Tarrant. FOR C HIEF JUSTICE SUPREME COURT, ' A. II. WILUE, of Galveston. FOR ASSOCIATE JUSTICES, J. W. ST A Y TON. of Victoria ; C. S. WEST, ;of T-vta. FOR THE COURT OF APPEALS, J. P. WHITE, of Guadalupe; J. M. HURT, of Dalian ; SAM A. WILLSON, of Cherokee. Loo an is apokeu of u a probablo Republican candidate for president. It is apparent that Colonel Wash Jones is not a success as a splitter of the Democratic party In Texas. The first step in the way of a practical civil service reform is to reform the Republicans out ot office. P The national association of vet erans of the Mexican war will be held in ...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 3 August 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN, TEXAS. rilUKSDAY. - - AUGUST 3. 1882 J ' IO.HK CITY DAYS. 1 - ' eduau rAwcrrr. Dfr are the days, though far apart. Wbeo ummer'i genial aorcerles (low Full on the eliy's turbid heart JTrom w hers sine feed and deletes blow; When breezes loved hjr brook snd cladce Float peaceCul over greed's raw strife, And live tbe untaoeful clab or trade Melodious hluu of ampler lifel ;Bnci dara with aoft companion eem "Ths Infrequent captive treea to greet. That devleaa from unll pavement gleam in torrid square or aullrv struct. They make the pent frrne vaguely sigh Por distant meadows rich In balm. That aweep to where the on trammeled sky Leana low and claapa them with It calm. They rouse to delicate aurprlae Thoee rare scant hrube tbe courtyard net, And bid so rue faded flower aurinino A murmur a though of phantom hers. But other meaaairea tliejr tend. While gladdening thu the town' turmoil, To pltuiiua Uvea that yearly bend i Below the tyranny of toll". Sad women, g...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 3 August 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN, . . - TEXAS. THURSDAY, - - AUGUST 3, 1882 "Williamson county, it is eaid, will send no delegates to the sena torial convention. Thk Republicans have got the Greenbacken in tow and will ex hibit them this fall. Louisiana is now of the opinion that It would be good policy to stop the lottery business in the state. On account of the war iu Egypt the cotton planters of the south may expect a good price for their cottou this year. - Memphis has eniorced strict quar antine against New Orleans, where 1 1 r i a lew caqcs oi veuow icvcr nave appeared. The Greeubackers think the Re publicans are much older and big ger men than they are, and lamblike follow in their footsteps. It strikes the average citizen that the more our rivers and harbors are improved the more mouey does it take to improve them. A party that is taking measures to suppress the facts in the star route frauds can afford and does wink at Hubbell'a assessment 'rob beries. The southern darkey has t...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 10 August 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN, TEXAS. TEEMS OF SUBSCRIPTION. Six Month f 1 00 T waive Month S 00 Club of 10 oo Club of M 80 00 Another demand baa risen In Charleston for bonds of the late Con federate states. The candidates are making des perate efforts to be breezy and ac commodating. The solicitude of the Republican managers for the welfare of the Greenback patriots is truly refresh ing these long, hot, August days. The Democrats of Dallas county had better heal their differences oyer Wellborn and Crawford and not give encouragement to the enemy. The Republicans and Greenback ers in this district, are bobbing up and down with great deal of anxiety about "the harmony" we hear so much of. Logan is being groomed by some of the stalwarts for the presidential race in 1884. It is not named who would be commissioned to prepare his state papers for him. High aspirations or ambition lor individual preferences should be laid aside in the district, and at county conventions to be held, men se...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 10 August 1882

"HE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN, TEXAS. fJIUKSDAY, AUGUST 10. 1882 DEMOCRATIC STATE TICKET. FOR UOVKRNOR, JO UN I it ELAND, of Guadalupe. FOR LIIUTKNANT. GOVERNOR, MARION MAKT1N, of Navarro. FOR COMPTROLLER, W. J. SWAIN, of Keil River. FOR TREASURER, F. R. LUBBOCK, of Galveston. FOR COMMISSIONER GENERAL LAND Ot'HCB, W. C. WALsU, of Travis. FOR ATTORNEY GENERAL, JOHN D. TEMPLETON, of Tarrant. FOR CHIEF JUSTICE SUPREME COURT, A. II. WILLIE, of Galveston. FOR ASSOCIATE JUSTICES, J. W. STAYTON, of Victoria ; C. S. WEST, of Travis. FOR THE COURT. OF APPEALS, ;j. r. white. of Guadalupe; J. M. HURT, of Dallas ; SAM A. WILLSON, of Cherokee. Web Flannaoan, like a good many other conscientious Republi cans, does not believe in tho Davis plan ot ruougrclism iu politics. On tuk day that Sir Garnet WoUcley left Eugland lor Egypt, ArabI Bey advanced his outposts live miles nearer the English lines. The negroes of South .Carolina will give a good many thousands of votes for the Democratic nominees fo...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 10 August 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN AUSTIN, ... TEXAS. THURSDAY.--AUGUST 10.1882 HE IS RESTING. In memory of Rev. B.J. Smith Ihia btuubla tribute In sffectlonaU-ly Inscribed by his Irtendaud former papil. Mm. M. K. Wbiitii, of Auetln, Texas. He t noting t TIs vacation ! Holiday hu at hrcnn i He I resting: from his labors As hs ne'er before hath done. Life with blm was loug and useful; And with deed of love replete Let blm rest mm rests tbe faithful No'er befors wu rest so sweet. . He I resting as the warrior . . Who ha conquered all bis foes; As tbe watchman true to duty Seeks at last bla sweet repose, , As the brave and fear. ess hero, When I he battle's strife Is done Weary, k his waiting pillow, Calmly sleeps at act of sun. Many trophies for the Ravlnr lie bad gathered by tbe way; They may not be known or numbered Till eternity's great day, When It light so grand aud glorious Radiates our woml below When Uod's record shall be opened, Tben perhaps we each may know. Lo t a throng of wbltj-rotx-d ...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 10 August 1882

m WEEKLY STATESMAN. ACSTLX, - - TEXAS. THURSDAY, AUGUST 10. 1882 fALL i'OIl PRinARIES tm Preclnc IV. 3 to Elect Dele (tea the Democratic County Convention. Ia rjursusnce to the call of the Demo cratic executive committee, of Travis county, a general county convention will be held at the courthouse in Austin at 13 o'clock m.. Saturday, August lit 18S3, for the purpose of nominating the various county otllccrs. 1 berebv call primary meeting in pre duct No. 8, to elect delegates to the said county convention as follows : First ward Sutor'i store. (Second ward Smith's opera house. Third ward City Hall. Fourth ward llickler's Academy. Fifth ward Turner Hall. Hixth ward--Vcillachcr'8 store. .Seventh ward Sclioltz's Hall. Eighth ward Courthouse. Ninth ward TVgener's court room. Tenth ward W. U. Walker's store, The above ward meeting will be belt: t 8 o'clock p. m.. Saturday, August 12. In addition to the ion-colng city pn marie those Democrats residing in the country portions of precinct N...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 17 August 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN, TEXAS. TEEMS OF SUBSCKIPTIOS. Six Month! f 1 00 Twelve Montbi 8 00 Club of 10 17 60 Club of IS 80 00 The governor's knowledge of yel low fever and of quarantine ought to enable htm to endure the absence of the state health officer who, ac cording to an official dispatch, is " bottled" at Brownsville. For a time it looked as though Keller would fall to get a renomina tion in his district, but he did get it, and he may be elected. It is said the bosses begun to send in the money and it made the political mare go ac cording to their grinding. Cakleto.v Hunt, who received the Democratic nomination for con gressman In the first Louisiana dis trict is said to be a gcntlemau of de cidedabllity. lie will take the place, when elected, of General Raudall L. Gibson, who is United States sena tor elect. The Statesman is for Terrell for the senatorship, first, last, and all tbe time; and it is for him, because he has considered bo well, as seuator, the public intere...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 17 August 1882

' V"V r ...... "7 m WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN, TEXAS. rilUIiSDAY, -- AUGUST 17. 1882 DEMOCRATIC STATE TICKET. IFOROOVKRNOR, JOHN IUELAND. . of Guadalupe. FOK LIBUTRNANT. UOVEKNOK, .MARION MAKT1N, -of Navarro. FOR COMPTROLLER, W. J. SWAIN, of Hed Kivcr. FOR TREASURER, F. IC liUBUOCK, of Galveston. FOB -COMMISSIONER GENERAL LAND OrriCB, W. C. WAL&U, of Travla. FOB ATTORNEY GENERAL, JOHN D. TEMI'LETON, of Tarrant FOR CHIEF JUSTICE SUPREME COURT, A. II. WILLIE, of Galveston. FOR ASSOCIATE JUSTICES, J. W. STAYTON, of Victoria ; C. S. WEST, of Travis. FuKTl(B COUKTfcOF APPEALS. J. P. WHITE. of Guadalupe; J. M. I1UUT, of Dallas ; SAM A. W1LLS0N, of Cherokee. Thk Houston Post wants (Jonip- '"troller Browu to run as an indepeu dent Wonder what portion of the chap- erral region the atate health olllccr perambulates to-day? Colonel Hutcheson's with drawal in favor of Colonel Stewart at UouBton was handsomely done. General Grant and W. II. Tres colt will act as United States com mUsipucrs to...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 17 August 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN, .-- TEXAS. rilUUSDAY,- - AUGUST 17.1882 Iff HARBOR. I think It 1 over, over I think It Is over at last : Voices of foeman and lover. Sweet and tb bitter have pMieil : Lite, like a tempest oi ocean. Hath outblowo ita ultimate blast. There'e but a faint sobbing e award, 'While tbe calm of the tide Ueepeni lee ward, And behold ! like the welcoming quiver Of heart-pulses throbbed through the river. Those lights In the harbor at lait -The heavenly Harbor at last I I feel It over, over The windi and the waters turceaie : Dow tew were the daya ol the Kover That nulled In the beauty of Peace ! And diitant and dim was the omen That hinted redress or release. From the ravage of Life and Its riot, What marvel I yearn for the quiet Which bides in this harbor at last? For the lights, with their welcoming quiver. That throb through the sanctified river Which girdles the harbor at last The heavenly harbor at last? I know It Is over, over 1 know it Is over at last; Dow...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 17 August 1882

m WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN, TEXAS. THURSDAY, AUGUST 17. 1882 Arabi Bey baa assumed the wear ing of a green turban. Is It signifi cant of fellowship with Ireland? Tus governor continues to want the state health officer. The ques tion is did he bottle him, or did the officer bottle himself? The Avalanche advertises for a congressman who will not log roll eight monlns for a river and harbor steal, to the exclusion of legislation for the reduction of taxes. "Shelby," who writes letters to the Panola Watchman, and other pa pers in Eastern Texas; is Hon. Will lam Ptcal Kaniey, wno cuioya a clerkship In the comptroller's office. The split in the Republican party of Georgia represents two sections of a political body that was already too attenuated, it was thought, to hold together. The Georgia tbiug reminds one of that which we are called upon to admire in Texas. Hon. F. L. Johnson, of Shelby, has been nominated without oppo sition by the Democrats of his dis trict for the state senatorshi...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 24 August 1882

'''HE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION. 8lx Months 9 1 00 Twelve Months 3 00 Club of 10 17 BO Club of 13 80 00 PROTECTION AND STRIKES. The St. Louis Republican has an admirable article upou the point that when the eastern manufacturers go before congress asking higher rates of tariff on foreign imports similar to what they produce, that they always appeal for aid to laborers of this country by opposing competition from abroad. They argue that American labor ought to be liber ally paid ; that American operatives will not work as cheap as operatives do in England, France and Uer- znnny, and they ought not to be re quired to ; that congress ought to so adjust the tariff as to keep up the price of home labor aud place it be yond the Influence of foreign pau per competition ; that a high duty ought to be levied on foreign manu factures to enable the employers to pay high wages to workmen. It is urged as a little singular that the strikes of laboring ciassos for livi...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 24 August 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN, TEXAS. THURSDAY.- - AUGUST 21.1883 STATE DEMOCRATIC TICKET. FOR UOVKRNOH, JOHN IRELAND, of Guadalupe. FOR LIEUTENANT. OOVEKXOR, MARION MARTIN, of Xavarro. FOR COtol'l ROLLER, W. J. SWAIN, of Red River. for tkkasi'ke r, f. K.LUm;o(jK, of Uulvu.ton. FOR COMMISSIONED (IKNKKAL LAND Of nc, W. C. WALsII, of Travis. FOR ATTORNEY GENERAL, JOHN D. TEMPLETON, of Tarmnt. FOR CHIEF JUSTICE IStl'liEME . COURT, A. II. WILLIE, of Galveston. FuR ASSOCIATE JUSTICES, J. W.STAYTON. of Victoria ; C. S. WEST, of Ti avis. FOHTIlK.COUitU OP.AITEALS, I.I. P. WHITE. of Giliululupe; J. M. HURT, .of ).ill;is;' SAM A. WILLSON, of Cherokee. Dkmik kats m tiMt . retrieve Travis county Iroiu its polii mongrel isiii. Kaiskk Wii.iiki.m thinks England has tlouu in this Egyptian mutter a she should liavclouo. Wm. IS. Honit has lieen writing admirable letters from Texas to the Colorado Jliiifi; published at Georgetown. (lor;ilo. Iris believed Hint Russia will, be cause of tho Egpythtu war,...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 24 August 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN, ... TEXAS. THURSDAY, - AUGUST 17. 18ft! The temporary capital walls are nearly complete. About aeventy-flve bale of cotton were received yesterday. Price range from 10i to UX cents. Colonel Tom Ochiltree. General Grant's chief of ii all, is at the Raymond. Tom is as full of truthful anecdotes as ever. He will help run the Republican conven tion to-day. AD ACCIDENT. Little Bertha CI vera arlalr Injure. Mttle Ib-atha Givers, one of the little twins of Mr. Auguat and Mrs. Williel mina Givers, about (tusk last nifrlit was run over by the float of Mr. Walker. The child was playing on Tine street in front of its parents' residtnee but the alarm of danger canio too late. The limb of the child was crushed above the knee. Dr. Mathews, who is altendiog the case, think, although thu wound is dangerous, hu can save the child. Great sympathy was manifested throughout the neighborhood when the news win spread, but all hope the little child will be saved. Dr. Mathews ...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 24 August 1882

r THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN, - - TEXAS. THURSDAY,- - AUGUST 24. 1882 THE UNIVERSITY. FULL TEXT OF THE COMP TROLLER'S ITATGJIENT, Smewlng: the status ef lite Vnlver altr. Its Ara.lla.ble Fond, Etc. Following is the statement, in detail, made by the comptroller to the board of university regents on Thursday : Office or Comptroller. ) AL'BTIH, August, 10, 1S2. j lion. Ashb.4 Hmltb, l'relik-nt Iloarrl or Ito guiiU, ttUUj Lolvtirslty, Aur-lln, Texan, Sir: I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your inquiry of yesterday aaklng for tho condillou of the perma nent and available university fund on this date, and in reply luruUli ttie fol lowing statement : 1. P1CRMANENT FUND. . On July 1, 1882, there wu to the credit of periuaneut uulvenity fund : Vive percent bond.... $ 00.01)1 6.1 ttix per cent bonds lTii.not) 00 Beven per cent bond b7,644 IKJ Comptroller's certificate of debt 10,:i00 41 Cash for investment SlfiiSt (Mi Total $374,275 73 3. AVAILABLE UNIVERSITY FUND. On September...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 31 August 1882

m WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN, TEXAS. rilUKSDAY, -- AUGUST 31. 1882 Thebe Is a new at Waco. cotton compress Atlanta, Georgia, Las been flood ed with bogus silver coin. A Tkrreli man has patented a (;o .11 press which can be moved with horse power. There are sixty thousand barrels of whisky in bond in Cynthiana county, Kentucky - i The Express is, satisfied George W. Jones' lailure as a gubernatorial candidate will be lamentable. The London Newt says Europe must buy 793,000 tous of meat and 343,000,000 bushels of grain abroad this year. Dorsey, the grandest thief of them, all, triumphantly holds the chairmanship of the Republican ex -ccutive committee. ' In the manufacture of cotton alone in the south the increase in apindles has been troin 300,000 in 1860 to 714,000 in 1880. The anti-Davis wing of the lie publican party claims that in officer ing the party they gained their first victory over the machine. The Davis programme of keepiug the colored Republicans against the wall was carri...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 31 August 1882

THE WEEKLY STATESMAN. AUSTIN, - - TEXAS. THURSDAY.. - AUGUST 31. 1882 One year and longer before wo are to bare a cbauco to retire some of tbe oyer tcalous members of tbe city council. And now the independent pros it taking bold of tbe cudgel given them by the Upson faction with which to attack Democrats. Tiik summer vacation draws to a clone, and In a few days tbe children will be weuding their ways with satchel on arm, it is hoped uot un willingly, to school. A new bullet-proof treasure car has been put ou the Southern Pa cific. One part is for carrying money and tbe other for carrying five or six armed guards. Tiikkk are members of tbe Austin ltv council who had thev power in Senegambia, would destroy its pros perity and put the aborigines a bun drcd years behind the Sencgambian age. Thk Express is engaged in carry ing out the programme begun by tbe Upsou men at Austin a movement to secure the election of the high priest of Radicalism aud Voodooism to congress. Akabi, says an exc...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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