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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 8 February 1883

Continued From Becond Page. lrt. nJe piyl1 th governor, to be ....,r..1.i i ill ld. and ooilntoi e l lor tLI kunni ana lmirtlal pernrniDi i hi ilunr. aol uvb ueaub officer hn bohl bi p alllou lor tba term ol tmo vr. -uhWl bowevtr, io remov il at ut tiuie by lb governor, wbeuever la blJi lKeultbe j-ubllo ood J. uiaod tucb r Dinvitl. Akticlk O.TOg WbeiieTer quaran tine la ueuUred by lUe governor or by oy county or torpuraie authorillea In Ihl. atale. Il bll be Ibe iwj of aucb autiioil lea loreiab llb qiunoilna imluu. r ttloi. wbrre auy eroa liny be Ueialoi-d t-r ucrj.mitior nine in um "'" Ol ibe quamnliue ollii-er lb public a.el may Utuiauu; r v.ue.l, tbl all coun and n.uniulpal q iarautluo bail beu or dlnate. aul.iei t 10 anil rrKUlaieu by aui-h rulet au.l reirulatlna may be pre- acrlberj by ibe uovernor or aiale nealtn officer. AKTICLR 4',9"b It la,I be the dut iin.. h..iih ..m,..-r of tbia al-tlc. count) on In Mutuurliir. the cae ui .jr be, t. iurni.h ...r.una tletatued b tbeui at ...

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. — 8 February 1883

J Continued From third Iae.l Christian Temperance society on pro hibition. Read and referred. Bills, resolutions, etc., were read by caption and referred, except as other wise stated, as follows: by Mr. Acker: To appropriate and jet apart for the benefit of the public free school fund of the state all es cheated land that has been or may be hereafter sold and bought in for the state under the escheat law, and to provide for the sale of said land. Mr. Cochran, resolution: That as the legislature has now been in ses sion long enough to afford all the ofli cers of the several departments of the state government ample tune to fur nish their reports, and the comptroll er's report, so necessary for legislation on finance and revenue, has not been furnished, a committee of three be ap pointed to inquire and report who is to blame in the matter, and suggest remedies to prevent a recurrence of such default. The resolution' was adopted, and Messrs. Cochran, Upton ami MeKin ney were named on t...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 8 February 1883

THE STATESMAN. Al'STIX. .... TEXAS. TERMS : Single Copy, por year 91 00 Clulx of Tro, to oua 1'irtlotUc 17 30 Club of Ktftwn " ' V Uub of Tweuty " " Jt 40 T1IE EXECUTIVE MASSIOX. The legislature is contemplating an appropriation for the improvement of the executive mansion, and unless the proper caution be taken in expending money for such purpose any sura so appropriated will absolutely be thrown away. The mansion was built twenty-seven years ago, and it. has already done the service usually expected of houses. The state could well afford to robuild it, but this not being a" neces sity, it should provide for such reno vation ad will make the house suita ble for the purpose contemplated, for probably tweuty-seven years longer The proposition is to appropriate forty-five hundred dollars for renovating and retittiug the mauaiou, when in reality it will take that sum to pro vide it with proper furniture when renovated. To patch up is not the point. There should be a complete overhaulin...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 8 February 1883

7 J THE STATESMAN. AtrVn.V. - - TEXAS. THE ECONOMIES OF A SYSTEM. We publish a rather lung letter, frQift a gentleman who has studied e question carefully, on the subjwt of fm schools, or, more properly, a free rx-hools. Profiifisor Hogg, the writer, i. not unknown in Texas, and his devotion to the cause of education nhould lead at least to a careful peru sal of hi letter. Tlwt fiM't that he lie long to m hcIiooI of educators who would establish n showy ayateiri, one with htwts of salaried ofli ciala, h being one of these superin tendent who lately Hubscribed to the ilaldwin greatest educational thow cn earth, leads us to take what he presents with mu;li allowance, to even fear that he warp his argument to apply to the system presented. Of eourae we are r'vidy to admit that the system, as it in. is lad; that through it too much money is diverted from the children and given as perquisite to individu als; that there .- a very loose w;iy about the whole affair; but the very same object...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 8 February 1883

THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. Til USUI) AY FEB. 8, 1SS3 The Gazette continues to hammer away against the possible location of a lunatic asylum at Fort Worth. Dallas will h;iv to take it. The railway assessment bill passed the house yesterday. There aro tho.-e who boldly assert that tho senate will kill this or any other railway bill. We aredismctim-d to believe that a majority of tho senate have railway placa glued fust to them. But it is said ou ail sides thatsm h is a fact. TnK clouds of smoke that passed over this region tho other day came from great prairie fires In the north went. A vast amount of range has leen destroyed. And now Spc-er, of Georgia, has made a protection speech in congress. It is said this was done as a part of a' trado by which he is to become United states district attorney in Georgia. The Nicaragua caual project will go over to the next congress, and it it l. that the government is then asked to loan its credit for t"i,iii,(Oto a private, corporation, it wi...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 8 February 1883

1 X " V THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. TERMS -. Smile Copy, per year ( tub of Tell, U one I'.wlnfllce.. .. i; ju .. i lull, of r litem lub of Twtuty " " rilUSBDAV FEI..8, 1883 TilK Cincinnati Commercial ays Paramore'tt road, the Texiw ami St. Louis, has aiKsorlit-tl the Austin and .Northwestern. Live dtch'K ukn of the north went holtl a convention February 1 at Colorado City. A large ileleyation will be sent to Austin. Coxokessman Kkaoan is sixty-live years old, and! he story that got started oouie time uro ir-iranling his ill health was unfounded. He is a native of Tennessee. Ami now the state treasurer of Alabama has gone and done it l'olked the state for a quarter of a million of dollars. His presence is not in Montgomery. TilK senate judiciary committee is considering a bill requiring voters to show a ioll tax receipt at least thirty day old before they may vote on any proposition to levy taxes. Official literature is apt to atTord much amusement to the critic. How does it come 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. — 15 February 1883

THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN'. TEXAS. TERMS : Single Tony, por year to Clubs o( Ten, to one Poitcnice IT ' Clubs of fifteen " -il 00 lub of Twenty " so The course of the legislature in "JXtence of the dead ex-governor is 0'nently proper. The United States is worth $00. 000,000,000, or 8j,000.000.000 more than England, and f 13,000,000,000 more than France. The railway commission hill fixes the pay of commissioners at only $2500, This is one of the ugly fea tures of the proposition. The lease of the penitentiaries can only be made good on the indosement of the legislature. The responsibility '.' may assume is yet to be demonstra te. The legislature of Massachusetts has enated a law giving judges the right to have the court room cleared during the taking of immoral testi mony. (Jen. Mandkkson, the new Ne braska senator, is a Pennsylvanian by birth, but retti.lml in Ohio many years, and went to Nebraska in lMilfl. He is a lawyer of nliility. I'm: only states now with incom plete senatorial co...

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. — 15 February 1883

2 THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. Ontiiiui-d Fruin First Page.) has lost a distinguished and useful citizen, who has held many positions, Uith state and national, of honor ami trust, who has ever lxirne the reputa tion with his Hlitk-ul friends ami en niies of h fearless, earnest anil honest man. Resolved further. That we bury all past political differences ami recognise In the character of the deceased thie qualities that marked him as an hon orable, honest man, a kind and oblig ing ucighlior. ami a tried and faithful llK'Ud. Resolved further. That we tender condolence and sNinpathv to the !- reavwl willow and familv of the de ceased, and that thev r olut ions I' entered on the journals oi this ImkIv. Resolved further, 1 hat out of res pect for the iiiemor v of the deceased this hoiiv do now stand adjourn"! until half past nineo dock to-morrow (Fridavl luorninir. The motion of Messrs. Cheuowcth ami Wurbai h were withdrawn and on motion of Mr. Rosenthal the resolu tions were adopted b...

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. — 15 February 1883

3 XVIIIth Legislature. Twenty-Seventh Day's Pi-weed Ings. SKNATK. Austin, Feb. 10. 1883. The senate met at 10 a. m., Hoa. A: W. Houston presiding, and a quorum present. Prayer was offered by the chaplain. Rev. Dr. SmooL On motion of Mr. Peacock, reading the journal was dispensed with. On motion of Mr. Kleberg, Mr. Pat ton was excused indefinitely, on ac count of important business demand ing his presence at home. On motion of Mr. Fowler, Mr. Per ry was excused for the day. On motion of Mr. Pope, Mr. Davis was excused until Monday, the 19th Inst. On motion of Mr. Fowler, the postmaster,-was excused on account of sickness. PETITIONS. Mr. Kleberg, from the New York, Texas and Mexican railway company, asking the issuance of land certifi cates for the construction of certain portions of their route. Referred. Mr.-Jones, from the citizens of Houston, asking the passage of a law to prevent railroads from obstructing roads and streets. Referred. Mr. Peacock, from the citizens of Morris coun...

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. — 15 February 1883

V u I r ) r r r 7 I THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. - . TEXAS. PRESS TELEGRAMS. THE FLOODS. The Situation at Cincinnati. Cincinnati, Fb. 13. The rivrrat 11 o'dok hal risen M i'c;t II incheH, and was rising slowly. It will reach sixty-live feet lfore it logins to full. The weather in cloudy and warm. Tim water-works engines are idle, and there U water in the reser voi enough for six days. A brink dwelliug-hoti.se on Ochler street was reported to have fallen this morning, hut no lives were lost Much sickneciH is found among the imprisoned eonle in the tenement houws. The n lief lioats are litis visiting all such places, and ninpl'1 means are at hand to prevent utlr ing. A TKKK1BI.K AfrlliENT. A shocking disnater is reporteil by telegram from the western part of the city, lloth the freight and passenger deoots of the Cinciuuati .Southern railroittl were undermined and fell into the surrounding water carrying with them one hundred or more peo ple. The depots were one-story frame structuT' sung o...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 15 February 1883

1 It fio Use for Them. ('areralac Orlaia Kellrta mt the raat ? That Harr Had Their la. licorice Stcphensou's Rocket," aud the magniticeut locomotives of to tiny, are built upon the Mine general principle, yet the ma--aUue with which the great engineer astoii fcjtfed his age, la InlerestUig now only a an U 'ixitratiou of the beginning of the Invention. There were planters with holes In them long hefore BKNSON'S CAWINE POROUS PLAN TER surprised both the public and the physi cians; aud the triumph of the Capclue b mnded upon the partial successes, or the utter failures of Its predecessors. Everything of value in the old porous plaster b retained In the Capclue; but at this point all comparl Kon ends, and contract begins. For example: The old plasters were slow In their action ; J he Capcln b quick and sure. The old plasters lacked the power to do more than to Impart slight, temporary relief Jn eases easy of treatment; the Capclue pene trate the system and permanently cures the troubles...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 15 February 1883

TUE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. THUSRDAY - FEU. 13, 1883 The lkuislatl itt will be held re sponsible fur the penitentiary leases since its approval is provided for. Ikkland simply desires to be placed on the saiue footing as Scot land; and the British government is in duty bound to make such concession. If tiic tarift bill tails to pass this session, as it appears It will, will President Arthur t all an extra session of congress to give the tax-lurletied people relief? Joshru E. Johnston cannot lie one of the commissioners of the District of Columbia, because he has Uot been a resident of the city of Washington for three years. The supremo court of the United .States ha.s decided lk.il state statutes against the intermarriage of whites and negroes is not at variance with the federal constitution. The Missouri legislature will.it is thought, drop all prohibitory legisla tiou and adopt the high tariff plan. A bill, w ith this object in view, lias been introduced as a substitute for all ...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 15 February 1883

J n r t r PROCEEDINGS 0t THE R. W. GRIND EXCAKPMEJIT AND R. IT. GRAND LODGE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS. Grand Encampment Slat Annual Session. THIRD DAY MORNING SESSION. The Right Worthy Grand Encamp ment met pursuant to adjournment, J. J. See in the chair, and quorum present. Representatives to the grand en campment are still arriving, ami work was again done in the encamp ment degree. The minutes of yesterday were read and approved. Grand Scribe De Lesdenier was ex cused from further attendance on the morning session, and Seth 11. Strong, of Houston, was appoint! graud scribe protein. The various committees were called, and their reports acted upon, most of which wereot minor importance to the general public The number of subordinate encamp ment in the state of Texas is ninety live, and the membership aUut 12i. larker encampmeut No. IH, 1'. 1)., and Herman encampment Xo. 95, I'. D- were granted charters. The committee on grand lodge con stitution and unfinished business re ported favora...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 15 February 1883

1 7 ) X r THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. TirUSUDAY FEU. Ii. 1W3 HOSE MATTERS. Sual Tripi-. 'ut in piw the right size to siervi at table, put in a ilecp ilwh with I'iti of butter l;iil ov.r tho top. ami .set in it hot oven ouo-hall to thretMjiiiirtrrs of an hour. Th more butter the richer thn gravy. rolmcttu Flannel Cakes. One .int of buttermilk, two wcll-ujatcn erys, tlour enough to make a stiff batter the tlour to he mixeil. half whuat :inl half corn Hour. I'ut a Bpoonlul of e foam Into the tlour and wk a grnldle. Choeolate 'ake.- Take two rup. f l sugar, oue cup of sweet milk, halt' a cup of butter, two and one-half cap. if tlour, two rgg and three toaspoou fuls of baking powder. DLmoIvh one third cake of ehoeolate, mix with one half cup f the cake. tlwu 111:11 lk4 through the whoto. If you wi.sh to trive a delicate iin! yet ili.Htmct onion flavor to the ureas inif for a fowl, boil th onion t ii I teuiler, 11.1ngi.1u the water twice; then chop it very small bit, just as if it wens ...

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. — 22 February 1883

Y THE ' STATESMAN. TEXAS. TERMS vr 1'liiTianf T ' t ' " .p...-. ........ per year. lea, lo oua rirtioiuce . 1; so . uu . si ui . 'I. .It VlftM Uulw ol Tweuty " Gov. Foster, of Ohio, says the Republicans can carry that btate on a platfosra favoring a miloon tax. The czar has ordered his coronation throne. It will be made of black oak, carved in antique Slavonic patterns, and will cost over 880U). Tiik North Carolina legislature has before it a bill to establish a state de partment of agriculture and immigra tlon. It will probably be enacted. A bill 1-efore the A iscousin legis lature proposes to tax express compa nies two per cent on their gross earn ings on goods in transit through that state. Gov. .Stephens, of Georgia, wishes it distinctly understood that be be lieve a in eternal punishment. Hut he grinds away at the pardon will as if he didn't tielieve in any piini.-0.ment at all. ' Seretahy Lincoln will make no canvass for the nomination, Iljs friends Bay he will bo nominated wi...

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. — 22 February 1883

Thirty-First Daj's Proceeding SENATE. Austin, Feb. 15, 1883. The senate met at 10 a. m., Lieut. Got. Martin presiding, and a quorum present. l'raver was oflered by the chaplain. Rev. Dr. Smoot. On motion of Mr. Randolph, rending of the minutes was dispensed with. PETITIONS. Mr. Davis: From the citizens of Dexter, Cooke county, on prohibition. Mr. Shannon, from the citizens of Parker, on the same subject. BILLS AND KESOLVTIONS. Mr. Travlor: A bill amendatory of of article 35 of criminal code of pro cedure. Also, a bill Axing the fees of tax collators. Mr. l'errv: A bill prohibiting elect ive officers and attorneys at law from becoming sureties on bonds and recog nizances. A message from the honso an ounced the Dassaire of house bill o. 38. Tones; A bill adding articles 146b to the penal :ode. 8PKCIAL OUDKU. olution of Mr. Gooch. instruct- Ue committee on public lands to e a bill embracing provisions for sale ami lease of public school Is. Fending fourth proposition Gooch moved that t...

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. — 22 February 1883

4 TT? Olf T TEXAS. ued From second Pace. I la and common arhool edtiea- lr, tbe docuina be true, that lha fevlit.iiM hnl lh. iwriM. representative government ue on tha lnlelllrenca of tbe Po- bat lovar of bin country eo or upport an .mendment wbtch vlr kills frea schools in tbl state, upon tbe intellleeuee of youth rest utura lloerty. irrauduer. ana giory or coudUt." can wa nut part wlib tba amall pltiaoea of tweoly-ave oantson tbo ona hundred dullara worth of our prop erty to secure Its obJecU and bleating f Ma tblnka I bear a long and loud cry from tba people, we an, we will I Mr. Hill moved, as a sutatitute, to strike out 25 cents and inser 15 cent. Mr. Jones argued as to t6 constitu tional effect of a maximum limit, that it would not preclude a less amount when the people should desire it. Mr. Cravens argued as to the same point. If you limit to 13 cents you make a rule it is true for to-day, but you must recognize that in this amendment we must legislate not only for to-day, hu...

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. — 22 February 1883

4 T1IE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. THUSRDAY - FEB. 22, 1883 (Continued Krum lUird Phko.J Thirty-Second Daj' Proceed I ng. SENATE. Austin, Feb. 10, 18S3. The senate met at the usual hour, Lieut. Got. Martin presiding.. ana a quorum present The chaplain, Rov. Dr. Smoot of fered prayer. On motion of Mr. Martin, muling of the journal was dispensed with. Message frm the house announced the passage of house 1 i 1 1 No. 4'., to organize the 25th judicial district and provide time for holding district w-wt therein. PETITIONS. Mr. Randolph, from the citizen- of Madison count v. asking that the "three cent per mile law" bo not rv pealed: and calling attention to tin; legislature to the unjust discrimina- tlon of railroads against persons imd places In carrvinir freight, nnd praying the enactmeut of such laws as will require railroads, in regulating their traine, to uoiuii justice io un people. Referred. Mr. Joues: From the commission' era court of Harris county, a-King for the repeal of section...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 22 February 1883

1 lESMAN. - TF.XAH. fin Fourth Fair. we can't nwallow te-th and all. rtrel with rrucifylnir. . lor said he desired the reno- i re-cominitttd. and to said Ta lniikiniT the motion Saturday chewed any intention of rrtkf U upon the committw; nor did hr ntnd any reflection in his remarks to-day. As to the charge of dictation, ne earn ne uiun t want 10 tui;ur, mm no man should dictate to him. He did not admit the mental or moral capacity of the gentleman to dictate to nun. Mr. Woods, of Lavaca, npoke. say inor he did not rearret his vote with the minority. A noon as he found the two propsitlons would not he aeparated. lie joined the majority. He hoped the motion of Mr. Upton would prevail. . The motion was further discntwed by Mr. DuranL The vote by which the resolution was reconsidered was lost. Mr. Upton moved, that the resolu tion be recommitted and made spx:i;il order at 1 1 JO Wednesday. After further remarks or a some what personal bearing, by Mr. Arm- iHtead and others, the house a...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The weekly democratic statesman. — 22 February 1883

THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TtXAS. TIIUSUDAY FF.M. 22. IM Mr. Carlisle is willing to let the Kentucky delegation decide between himself and Rlackbum for the sjeak- ership". Is nine cases out of ten, as is sug gested by an exchange, when you see a Democrat advocating a high pro tective tariff be has Boiue interest that ha wishes to bo protected. It I some individual end that ho ia sub serving. It is ritoiiAHLL- that the Austin and Southeast in railway project, that was knocked in the head by the re fusal of inventors to take bond, after the three cent pcruilo bill was en acted bv the seventeenth legislature J may be revived. There is some ligur- 1 1 1 1 fr.t M.ij t,in posed rallwav. wild h at present wo are not permitted to make public. fltrn Vnw Vnrk I. tti-r snivikn most encouragingly us to Texas prospects, Growing railway facilities, in con nection with through lines of rail way, it is said, are doing wonders in attracting attention to this t-tato, an it may bo hoped our iucreiuing deg...

Publication Title: Weekly Democratic Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
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