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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 29 May 1884

T THE COURTS. The charter of tho Collin County Dry Goods company was tiled yester- day; capital stock JfoO.OOO. A Lsi charter of the Houston Sav- ings & Loan association; capital stock siuo.ooo. The Santa Fe llaUway company paid the comptroller yesterday SW.tW tax on messages for one quarter. Mate Engineer Britton has returned He id having a very complete map of the state prepared by his chief clerk and drafnan Maj. Meyer. l he following scholastic census re turns were received yesterday: WILSON COUNT V. Whllo males. Whit females Co'.ored main Colored females. . . . :.- 133 10ti 1C23 Total ARalii.it llS last year. MCMULLEN COUNTY. White male IM Whitn females .. ho Colored males lit Colored females 13 Total .-. A pal list ICS last year 21G The J and commissioner has advices of a judgment in Wise county against the railroad company for CO cents per acre for grass burned oil some land by beta? fire 1 by bp arks from a loco motive. He argues from this that S cents an acre is a low f...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 29 May 1884

THE STATESMAN. .. AUSTIN sill TEXAS.. The two-third rule h very safe. The Statesman thrives on boycot- ting. . The old alcalUH quit interviewing. has pntty much Tiie "Major General" isn't up in the courtesies of war. The shortest rout to a bit of fun- Interview the old alcalde. The Tost for a thick-and-thin or- gan takes little dish In politics. The News of the 19th was very se vere upon Ben Thompson's biogra- pher. Texas Isn't a dry country now. At least she is having all she can drink this season. When the Houston Age reads a paper out of the party it is read out and no mistake. Notwithstanding all the yast drawbacks we are sure to reap an abundant crop this season. The "Waco Examiner denies the truth of the reports of a meditated change in the management of the pa per. -.r The rains about Dallas this season have been very severe Indeed. Per haps old lla.en is trying to wash the Trinity clears Mr. Thomas Dealey the mana ger of the News was in the city yes- terday and paid The Stat...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 29 May 1884

( Mr i ) A DR. STODDARD. At noon yesterday a court of in quiry presided over by U. S. Commis sioner UarJner Ruggles began exam ination into the complaint of AV. i Leader chanrlnar Dr. C. B. Stoddard with sending an obscene letter through the mails. Ex-Comptroller Brown ia representing the government and 1! J. Ilill the defense. The principal portion of the afternoon was devottd to hearing the testimony of Mr. Lead or and testimony of experts in hand writing with a view of. establishing the identity between tho signature ot eauer cnargmg libel (which com plaint was produced In evidence) an a portion ot tho body of the complaint la order that some other specimen of Stoddard's hand-writing than merely his signature might be procured for me purpose of comparison with the letter he is accused of having written and upon which the com plnint U based. The testimony elicit- txi iii as ionows: W. Y. Leader being sworn said He is the party who brought tho complaint lie recognized the envel ope...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 29 May 1884

STATE SPECIALS. FROM DALLAS. Spfliil Telegram to Tlie Statesman. Dallas. May 21. John N. Simp- p.onia back from D xlirii City. Kansas City and St. Loju. He rejtorts heavy drive and a splendid outlook for beeves both as regards the price and condition. The first herds are just arriving at Dodge City. There have been large numbers of saddle and stock horses at Dodare City a number of days. Mr. Simpson says the drive from Texas this season will be much larger than most people have any conception of . It will exceed any year since 1871. and maybe larger than thai season lie says he is t-atislied that it will exceed five hundred thousand head. The general estimate of the season drive hereto- fore has leen less than 400000 head. The Ellis county land and cattle company newly organized with h paid up capital of $100000 and head quarters at Dallas meets here next Saturday to elect officers for the en- suing year. The fctockholders are Dilts and Ellis county stockmen and capitalists. Toe dir...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 29 May 1884

r I. f BOHEMIANS. THOSE OP TEE CAPITAL CITY MEET AND ORGANIZE THE AUSTIN PRESS CLUB. J'erHoiuicl of the Organization and the Oiliccrs Elected for the First Term. .:intv savings lank has returned to Krie. " lie admits he and Carbier Pet- tit lost Sim.lWJ in grain and oil specu- Utions. Uruljender also admits that he took the money of the hank paid it to friends and then left and exoner- ates the cashier. He is now in jaiL An execution will he issued to-morrow morninir probably to keep him there. There is a stiong feeling against him. The paper in the bank is turn- The meeting of the active journal- ists of Austin railed to assemble at the office of Mr. E. (1. Senter local manager lor the Fort Worth Gazette at 4 o'clock Sunday afternoon for the rfCurposa of effecting a perma nent" organization was a complete success. The following gentlemen were present: Messrs. W. A. L. Knox and F. 1 Holland of the Farm and Itanch: Col John i. Thornton and Mr. W. M. lm- boden. of the Galvehton News: ...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 29 May 1884

THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN : : TEXAS. terms: S2.0O per year ; 1 for eix months. runusiiEn iiY STATESMAN rUlSLISHINU CO. Austin. Texas. W. l OA INKS rnrsiUKNT. t J. U KAUTOW. MANACKK.I DR. STODDARD. nrmOLTTIOTG TESTIMONY IN HIS EXAMINING TRIAL BEFORE 00M- MIS3I0NEE EUGGLES. Jlo is Discharged on the Ground That the Offence Was Not Proven. Court met at 9 o'clock. J. M. T1IOKNTON wild: I ain tt-ller in thu First Na tional bank of Austin which place I have held for about two years. know Dr. C. It.fc;tollard;hav known him since ho resided here; he has kept an account at the First National Bank during that time except about one vear: now keeps an account at the First National; has for aliout two vears nast: in course of my bufi ness 1 have lecorue acquaint d with his hand-writintr. I pay his checks on inspection of his hand-writinsr of the sicnature. (). i'lease look at this letter and en velouo ( witness shown letter aud envelope in evidence) and state to the court whether or not in your opini...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 5 June 1884

LandDealers and General Agents AUSTIN TEXAS. Buy and Bell Land Certificates Examine and Perfect Titles. Lands Examined and Divided. Lands Bought and and Sold ratents Obtained. Taxes Paid. . Lands Redeemed investments Made. Prompt attention to all business in General Land office and other State De fsartments. Correspondence Solicited. 100 lorn oov- UK. Sleeman's Patent- GAS-BAVIlftt GOVERNORS. SAVES 15 TO 40 FEB CENT IN GAS BILLS Prevent "blowing" and smoking burners Insures complete combustion. Increased brilliancy of light. Wo waste Gas. No poisonous Vapors. No "vitiated atmosphere. Entire metalic construction. Bimple efficient uuniuiQ. WABRANTED 5 YEARS. Indnnori by highest commercial mechanical aim upcn aubiiunneg. Can be attached to any Gas Meter In 10 min- utes. "They Speak for Themselves.' "Saving S3 per eeut. 4 machines." Pettier s iyimis M't'g Co. ST8 Lexington Ave.. N. Y. "Savin 26 per cent" N. Y. N. H & H. lilt. to. uaruortt conn. u. . uaviuson upt. "Savlnor 3u ner cen...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 5 June 1884

! . Ireland left yesterday mornine . untsvilie to be present to aitenu ommencernent exercise! of the Houston Normal institute at that e governor has received a letter U. S. 8e?retnry of State Frelin- en. relative to statements or a v implying that the writer Mr. iinjr whs coguizint of cases of iction of duty on the part the rican legation at the CiSy of ico as to alleged arbitrary arrests Vmertcan citizens on Mexican is and the effect of Mexican stat- i as to the acquisition of citizen- in Mexico by foreigners. A coni- Icationfrom Minister Morgan to FreliDjrhuysen denies that there been any neglect of duty on the of the ifffhtion. Mr. Frelinehuy- states that under Minister Mor- s analysis of the Mexican law -rred to bv Mr; Whalinir the pub- Uon in question was wiittenuadtr isapprenenslon oi the iacts ol. John F. Elliott who was ap- ited by Gov. Ireland as state coin- dinner to the New Orleans ?xposi- h. has withdrawn from the Dallas raid in order to devote his energits ro fully to t...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 5 June 1884

TILE COURTS. SUPREME COURT. In the case of the exas Central railway company vs. Chas. G. Burnett and wife froia Shackleford county opinion by Associate Justice West the court holds that in a suit to re- cover damages for a personal injury done to the wife during marriage the husband is the proper person to main- tain the action- The wife is ordinari ly neither a proper nor a necessary party to such a suit Judgment Is re versed and cause remanded. In the case of V. W. Styron as next friend of Mittie IStyron a minor the Gulf Colorado & iSanta Fe railway company was sued lor ner use ror t?ju OOOdamages forinjuries received by her while playing on a turn-table belong ing to the company and caused it is Q.ged. by the neglect of the company V .ave it enclosed or so fastened as to render it safe. . - A special exception raised that Millie Styron. tne party alleged to have been injured was not a party to the suit was overruled and there was verdict and judgment against tne company for 8...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 5 June 1884

Patton's boom has gone ashore. BillSterritt for the national convention. Tp.yas will make aa immense ex hibit at New Orleans. The advertising patronage of TnE Statesman is simply enormous. There is to be no congressional walk-over in this district this time. Let us send Terrell and Bracken- riige to the Chicago convention from this district. "We would sell gladly all our Inter est In the sprinkling machine for a while at least. The Dally Record ot GalvestOD is an excellent little paper but as a pun ster it is a colossal failure. The first St. Louis mail for several dava came in vesterday. with its wealth of musty.damp papers. There is an ever increasing de- mand in Texas for lands and in Aus tin building lots are very active. TnE campaign is opening up in the northwest and all the signs promise i a wonderfully interesting summer Irish-American Poltics. The Kansas democracy though of ten beaten are undismayed. They DroDose to have tariff reform and Tilden . There is now no longer a d...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 5 June 1884

f HE STATESMAN; AUSTIN i J I TEXAS. KANSAS DEMOCRACY. Topeka KAns. May 28. The state democratic convention to elect dele gates to the national convention met at 4 o'clock to-day. J. S; Bufriss; of Johnson county was elected tempor- ary chairman who in a brief speech pronounced for tariff reform. lie hoped the greatest po'it leal crime enacted in 1876-77 would not be forgotten and that the nation- al convention would nominate' S. J Tilden and Thos. A. Ilendricks.which met witn mucn applause. The usual jjommittees were then appointed. The committee on resolutions rr porteJ the. following: itesolved That the democracy of Kansas endorse and approve the tariff reiorrn measures and policies as ex tressed in the address of JTnn. .T. n Carlisle on assuming the position of speaker oi tne national house oz rep- resentatives. Resolved that any system of taxa- tinn which produces more than 81C3- 0C3 annual surplus is an out rage on the people and beneficial only to the cormorants who prey upon ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 5 June 1884

j are me Most Bniliant Pure and Perfect THKY ARB TRANSPARENT AND COLOHLKSS. as lltfht Itself and for softness and endurance to t be eye. Cannot be re lleri .enabling me wearer to read (or hours without fatigue lu fact iney PERFECT 8IOHT PRESERVERS. Testimonials from all tha leadlne phvslcians in Texas Governor. Henators. lKllatop. stockmen men of note In all professions and In different branches of trade bankers me- chanics etc. can be (riven who have had their sight Improved by their use. All of my sjMvtacle are stamped on frame: A. K. HAW ACS. PATEN I LA I tNblUlM brnilNli . rmki4l Eye-Glass Is the finest tn the world Recommended by the Medical Faculty throughout the country. vniM.tf.iin .unuul liv their use. Demand for these New FaUn Eye-glasses is dally tn- creasing from all and orders are now uuiug rctcijcu parts of the country. LONDON SMOKED GLA88ES ri A ttnf onH shailA These classes ..it hv mull to all parts of the of the United are htates. A i wrfw t lit warranted bend for c...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 5 June 1884

1 tTTT? RT A TTT.SAf A N . i-VUSTIN i i I I TEXAS. 'G6ED by detectives f&br York May 31. A special fom Montreal says J no. C. Eno was . .t frested last evening at Quebec on f e steamer Van Couver which sails p-day for Liverpool. Detective Fahey as oeen on his track since t riaay Ilowing him from Ottowa to lo ato Montreal and Quebec. lie ar ei in Montreal Thursday put up private boarding house under the toe of McCloskey visited the offices leveral brokers ana inquireu auoui iv York Quotations lie win ar- ; here bv the Quebec boat to-mor- mnrnfnir. The lawyers believe lot be held unaer arrest as ne '.nlv charired with the misappro- tipn of rifiney not an extradita- offenser There was a large Mint of money and bonds in his session. Ilinckley is in Canada Jer the name of Harris. The Newspaper Train SnicAoo. Mav 31. The special J)ia furnished Washington corres- h.lntt. nA..ll.n K n Pkiain Ann. niton by the B. and O. li.lt. com- )f which left the capital yesterday -. IBrninir at 1 o'c...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 5 June 1884

TIIK WORlilJiGMEX. They Meet A;In at the Court House and Adjourn Without Action. At 9 o'clock last night tbe adjourned meeting of workingmen assembled at the county court house Charles 1. Raymond in the chair L. . Daniels acting as secretary. Alter the reading of the minutes nomina- tions were declaired iu order. Mr. ILHolley placed the name of Josephus Nalle before the meeting. Mr. M. II. Strong introduced the following : Resolved By the citizens here as- sembled that we recognize in Mr. J. M. Odell a eentleman worthy in every way to fill the office of mayor. . ana we nereoy enaorse nis canuiuacy and pledge him our support at the polls and during the canvass. Mr. A. C. Munson nominated Dr. Joseph CummiDgs. Mr Ilolley spoke In favor of Mr. Nalle. Mr. Strone made an appeal in behalf of Mr. Odell. - Mr. C. D. Green seconded the nom- ination of Mr. Odell. Mr. Chas. McLaughlin nominated Col. Iiip Ford". - CoL Stewart opposed making any nomination unless a bona ilde work- v ing man shoul...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 12 June 1884

V' v V j if u n ires. Land Dealers and . Gessral Agea t$ AUSTIN TEXAS. Buy and Sell Land Certificates. Examine and Perfect Titles. Lands Examined and Divided. Lands Bought and and Sold. Patents Obtained. Taxes Paid. Lands Redeemed investments Made. . Prompt attention to all business in eneral Land office and other State De partmentd. Correspondence Solicited. .NOTICE. In pursuance of a decree of the Circuit Court 01 me un'ieu Slates m ana lor the Fifth Cir- cuit and the Western District of the State at Austin bearing date the 21st day of January A. I). mm and made in a certain cause in equity numbered M wherein the Mercantile iruHi company is complainant and the Austin Northwestern Railroad Company et al. are defendants the undersigned as master ap- IMiinted in said cause for that purj ose Will be- tween tile hours of 1 1 o'clock a in. and to'clock p.m weunemiaythe'2xth day of May f A.D..iiq USUI test bidder. lieforx the door f the county court- hoiiM: of the county of Travis city o...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 12 June 1884

1 i THE STATESMAN. ' ACSTIN t : : t TEXAS. lis Musi Bniliaf " Pro ani Perfect THEV ARB - TRANSPARENT AND COLORLKSS. .as light Itself and for softness and emluran e to the eye. Cannot be excelled .enablini; tn wearer to read for hours without fain ue. I u laei uiey are PERFECT 8IGHT PRESERVERS. Testimonial from all the leading physician-) In Texas (iovernors. Senators 1-eK'slators xtockini'ii men of ncte in a'l professions and in dilfeient branches of trade hankers me chanics etc. can be given who have had their sitciit improven ny tueir use. r All of ray spectacles are stamped on frame: 'PATENT EXTENSION SPRING Eye-Glass Is the fluent tn th world Tlscomroeuded by the Mellcal Faculty tlirouxiioui l"e country. No Irritation eansed by tlieir use. Demand - for these New Patent Kve-elasps is dallv in creasing and orders are now being rtceiyed from all parts ol the country. LONDON SMOKED GLA8SE8 Of every lint and shade. These classes are dent by mall to all parte of the of the United Mate...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 12 June 1884

CHICAGO. TEE AOOITY OYER AND THE PLUM I3D OIGHT OF MAIUII NOM- DtATED; The Fourth and Final Ballot Vlalne 538 Arthur . 201. Arthur Like a Man Tclo' graphs Ills Acquiescence and Support. Convention Fairly Ituns Over with Enthusiasm for the Standard Bearer 'b'au Given the Second Place n the Ticket by Accla- Vnation chicaoo June 4. it was some- thing after 11 o'clock when the con vention was called to order. Prayer was offered by Rev. Dr. John II. Barnes of the First Presbyterian church in the course of which he spoke of the vast moral and political changes which the nation had under- gone as indicated by the presence of him who how bo worthily presided over he convention and he asked a blessing on the race and the country ana the cause Which that gentleman represented. lie prayed that when the convention had dissolved it would have presented to the suffrages of the nation for the highest office in the people's gift a candidate who in per sonal character In devotion and duty fn loyalty...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 12 June 1884

TIIE STATESMAN. AUSTIN. TEXAS. "Who will care for congress now ? Upland cotton will be a full crop Thk . patriots bused. are becoming en- Everything whirls at Chicago this morning. There was fun at yesterday. the convention There are some graphic situations in the local politics. TnE Statesman represents a fair share of business this morning. They had enthusiasm and gun powder both at Chicago on Friday. The favorite in the congressional race hasn't come to the- surface yet. ' O that the News could be In- duced to support either Jim Blaine or John Ireland. The Examiner's eight page daily is now a very creditable paper indeed. It ought to ilourish. The Ban Antonio Light isn't hid under a bushel. Let it throw a ray or so at "Little" Jimmy in his darfc neas. It will pay to note the course of the Examiner under its new management It promises to be a very vigorous paper. Blaine's nomination is satisfactory to Butler. The latter will have some thing to shoot at and death loves a shining ma...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 12 June 1884

DOMESTIC. FROM GATES VI LLK. (J ATK8VM.I.R June 4. This ercnlns Dr. Cun nlUKham tin; well knowD plirpiioloiilst of Cory- ell comity drove Into thu rier unconscious of tho rise lie lost Ms two horse. hack hat and somo valuable paprs. wliicn lie win pi'j never recover and it wan witli a leariui snug- .rl .n ........ The Kraudiuryaulourned this evening until ouiy 21. FROM SAX ANTONIO. Ban Awtoitio June 4. Tho public gchoo exhibitions are in progress this week. The scholars evinco quito an Improvement. On tho 7th Hie closing exercises take place In tlie public hall. Dr. U IiuUspcth of Bandera died to-day of dropsy. The deceased was a brother 01 Mr. HiiilsiHith of the Handera Kiiternrim). Miss Ida Dohson of this city married 0. B HhmTi-ilk of Kl I'axo. vextertlav. Mm V. O. Kinir. New Orleans commissioner lf.scallea ameeiinirof tho honorary commis sioners on the 20t.li to formulate plans for the work. FROM KYLE. 9tiLH June . Capt Kyle Is busy working on his pond and will make the best one...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin Weekly Statesman — 12 June 1884

THE STATESMAN. I TEXAS. Announcements. Flemino talks on his air brakes. without putting . Hancock's declination set the am- bitious to thinking. Congressional ambitions are springing up all round. Senteb stirs up the monkeys whenever he points his faber pencil at 'em. Dallas can get up more marital tragedy in a given time than any place this side of Chicago. .Visitors to New Orleans will find The Statesman on file in the office of the Texas commissioner. Senter as an interviewer is mucn like "Little Mack" used to be In his day ana he is not a whit larger. The surprise is that a Dallas man has been found to confine himself to the modest allowance of two wives not that he had two. Good heavens! am I really within reach ot a seat; in congress? is the thought which flitted yesterday through many a patriot's brain. Subscribe for TnE Statesman during the campaign. It will keep . . j i i 1 j ii you posteu wneiner you line iia pun- tics or not. .No live man can afford to be without it. Flem...

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