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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 17 April 1884

J MaddoK Bros. & Anderson! lasd Dealsers asd General Agents, AUSTIN, TEXAS. JJuy and Sell Land Certificates. Examine and Perfect Titles. Lands Examined and Divided. Lands Iought and and Sold. Patents Obtained. Taxes Paid. Lands Redeemed, investments Made. Prompt attention to all business In uenerul Land and other State Depart menus. v;orresponaenGe solicited. IEPAT0Z0HE Dr.TobirTs CUBES Diseases of the Liver Alt. ITS Various Forms UCH AS DYSPEPSIA, HEADACHE. NEURALGIA, WATER BRASH. CONSUMPTION, OK ANY IRREGULARIS OF THE BOWELS. THIS IS A COMBINATION of baune ana Vegetable materials, and contains no Mercury or any drastic vegetable cathartic, such as Mandrake and Alois, and is far superior in its action, as it never debilitates or pro- uuces any unpleasant enects. it will remove all diseases incidental to a elis or tie ed state of the liver, and is there- lore ecom mended In all Liver Com rial ts. It will act thoroughly on the live i in from two to four hours' time aui does not p...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 17 April 1884

i THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN, TEXAS. A "LEETLE too much moisture. Tom Ocuiltkee etate agent. 13 a dainty real Tiie echoes from tho coast journals all tell of battle still. Claibokne and Sterrett. agerie has tho floor. The me- The Post modestly presents its claim to "foin writinV They are generally asking for a new deal In the departments. Comftkolleu Swain i3 a very popular and deserving officer. Tue leader writer of the Tost i3 get ing lazy as summer comes on. Outside of 1'ennsylvania the Ran- dall boom is not very specially vocif erous. , Jack Evans will hang on until he "catches on to" something which Uncle Sim value?. Fleming favors Sull Ross and Bar ney Gibbs. That would Lea ticket of note sure enough. TnE bric-a-biic statesmanship of ou , friend Chenowelh will not stand be fore " Old Dave " on bed of roses. Senatou Fleming is interviewed and he Is opposed to the lease system, and in favor of Ross and Gibbs for governor and lieutenant governor. AfiE jjampasas republicans wan Torn Oc...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 17 April 1884

EXTRADITION. TEXAS AND LOUISIAUA IEELABD TO M'EfEET AND M'ENEEY TO IRELAND. Ireland's Rejoinder Full Cor respondence in the Clarke Carroll Cases. the Serene, From the Severe to and All Ends Well, So Far The following is the rather inter esting correspondence between Gover- nors Ireland and McEnery, touching the Clarke and Carroll extradition canes : GOV. IRELAND'S LETTER. Executive Department, 1 State of Texas, Austin, April 1, 1884. To his Excellency Hamuel D. McEnery, gover nor ol Louisiana, uaion uouge, l. : Sir On the 7th day of March, 1884, I issued requisition directed to your excellency, requesting the return of to this state, ne being a iugi- tive from justice. On the 30th ultimo the requisition was returned to this office, bearing the following remarkable indorsement : Respectf ally declined, as the of fense charged is unknown to the laws of this state, and there is no ailidavit accompanying the application that V, rtfil.n fa fn. K hid icbumui xuKicivo uiui me purpose oi bu...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 17 April 1884

THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN, TEXAS. Lent Is nearly over. Snow and curses in Kansas. Sunshine and good humor in Texas. Col. Cammack Is safe at home again. The crop prospects are fine In CoryelL The railroad spirit is again ram- pant In western Texas. Mayor Fulton, of Galveston, is getting into active business. Tiie Reese Erwin trial is attracting much attention in this city. ad f rta trail vvuiu maw uvn vu uu kiau Ijet all the earth keep quiet before tnem. Teiika Haute is pretty roundly democratic, and it Is Iloozicr democ racy at that. Mr. "Wash Jones doesn't seem to be afraid. He talks out in "meetin'" tArv rlaintxr Garrison no doubt felt very grate ful that he was hung by a quiet and orderly mob; Toe fight between the News and the Post is now a regular Killkenny cat squabble. The White Elephant would receive , a coolish reception in Austin, were it 1 to travel this way. Trvino to run a western newspaper In an eastern groove is not working out well for Fullitzer. We are delighted that th...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 17 April 1884

ft i I, THE FIRE FIEND! ITS WITHERING BREATH WREAKS WIDE-SPREAD DESTRUCTION AT HUUTSVILLE. Senator Gibbs Makes His Bow as Candidate For Lieuten ant Governor. iO - Arrant Lawlessness Sends Two Innocent Men to Their Death ! And a San Antonio Jury Gives a Child-Murderer Life Punishment. FROM DALLAS. A Hand of Thieves The CropsCotton Hwlndlr City Officer, Ktc. Special Telegram to The Statesman. Dallas, April 9. Detective Jack Duncan and Constable Miller, a'wut daylight this morning:, discovered what they took to be a number of train robbers, live men in all, well armed and splendidly mounted near the Texas and Pacific round house, in T east Dallas. A break was mane, and I two of the men captured. One of v them, John Cates, had a leg- broken in inree places, ma protner, wnuani Cates, was the other captive. Their three companions escaped. Sheriff Maddox.of Tarrant county, arriveu to-aay ana luentiuea the wounded man as a notorious horse and cattle thief who is wanted at J; ort Worth jail....

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 17 April 1884

THE FOREST. FULL ABD OFFICIAL ELTOET THE LUMBEEMEH'S OOIT-VEUTIOir. OF ."What They Did and What They . Did Not do The Lumber Outlook iu the . State. Better Feeling Between the Manufacturers of Lumber and Dealers Prayed. x ne meeting was caiiea to oruer hi. 2 o'clock p. m., at the ball adjoining the ltaymond house. List of memhership being called, sixty-eight yards responded. The president announced a quorum pres ent ami the meeting open for business, opportunity iirst being given for deal ' ers present not in the association to come forward and enroll, upon which six yards responded and became en rolled aa members, making the entire membership to date one hundred and forty-five (145). Messrs. M. E. Irwin, representing Carr, Ryder & Wheeler, Dubuque, sash, doors and blinds ; Scott Lambert, representing Curtis Bros., Clinton. Iowa, sash, doora and blinds; Messrs. L M. Temby, of Houston, (Anderson, Temby & Co.,) - John wane, San Antonio, and 14. Hay ward, San Marcos. Thess gent...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 17 April 1884

J 1 -1 r THE COURTS. nrrEEESTrua decision by the SUPREME OOUET ON VALID ITY OP DEEDS. Case Without a Precedent in tbc District Court Dev iltry Under Duress. Krause Falls to Get a Verdict for Damages, and the giry Discharged. Thomas ' J. Ragland and Maria James vs. Mary Wisrock et al. appel lees; from Tarrant county ; validity of deed. If the deed to ltagland, say the court, was a regular deed of con veyance duly and legally executed by the grantors named in it, and ac- knowledged properly by Mary "Wis rock privily and apart from her hus band, then the judgment below was erroneous and must be reversed. If, on the other hand, Mrs. W. had good reason to Isuppose from all the facts and circumstances surroimding the transaction, and did suppose that the Instrument she was executing was a mortgage; or If through fraud she was induced to believe that the instru ment did not convey her homestead, - the property described in it, and these facts, or either of them, were known to llagland at t...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 17 April 1884

The Markets. FINANCIAL AND C03I5IEKCIAL. . Daily Statesman Office, t . April 15, istn. f . Cotton tol middling....... 1 f MJiidlintr S Low mlddlliitf Freight Kale. Houston . f 3.(50 per bate. (ialvrslou 3.f0 " fJ.w Orleans 6.C0 To Boston poiiiw, all rail 1.13 per cwt. Liverpool via tiaiyeslon L39 " UALVKSTON (XITTON MAKK.KT. i.ai.vkatoh, April is. Clotton el receipts i THIS THIS TII18 I.ABT UAV WKKK YKAtt. VKAU iiivUvMtoii :tl 1 MT BK2,i)in 7m,v, New Orleans. IMOi 3.''i l,ll,!7:l,M7,7fl M..I.1I,. W .till ant, 147! 3te.l!i0 rUv;uin:-l .... H 77i. liHSM 777.XM .li;iilct.r ... aw K 4l!l.aift VW,rni Waiiiinxtou.. SI 1 KtfiUS Norfolk 37.1 ! ft.V-l 73U,!o Jl.illiiiion! .... rv 4.t;c 04.'ji7 N.-w York ... U! !.": K.!',-I7 M7.J4.-i Boston V7i lut.i.'ori i.r.7,xu riniiuiHpiiut . nil i,u-7 7.,4i.- Oilier ports... w,ju wwsi Total.... .! H.3;7 4,iri,:l s M?,H.; Liwty'r.. 1:i,k ,i;li 5,5l'.J,i:i Exports lireat lSnUiiu, bales France " Channel ports Continent " 1 l,7u; 4.3t " New York " Htock on h...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 24 April 1884

1 4 V 1 laiski Msrsoi Xa.sd Deilsers ani General Agents, AUSTIN, TEXAS. Buy and Sell Lmd Certificates. Examine nni Perfect Titles. Lands Ex-tniiurd and Divide I. Lnnds Bought aaJ and Sold. Patents Obtained. Taxe Paid. Lands lie loeme I. investments Mad". "Prompt atteatloa to all business In (General La ad and oiaer Sa'e Ibpurt ments. Correspondence Solicits ISTHETINfE -TO CURE-' Skin Humors. IT la at this season. wUflD tha blood $nj per unlratum ax loaded with tinptirnie,, that l-billguriiiK Humor. IluniiUalum EruntUms. itching tortures, Salt Rjrum or Eciema, Pso riasis. Tetter. Hinw(ii-w. Baby Uuinore. icrof- . '.?, r"rulous ov i4ic5iea aud Discharg ing Wound, ami every sriecles of Itching, Healy aiia PUnnlj Diseases ot tlie Skin and ncalu are pwi,s speedily mill economically Xt la a Faoti Hundreds of letters In our poe-tesslou (copies wiiiuii uiny oe uaa dt returu man; una our laiithority (or the assertion that Skin, Scalp and Blood Humors, whether Scrofulous, Iaherlted or Contagi...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 24 April 1884

THE STATESMAN. ACST1N, i I. TEXAS. On! that winter were gone. Oh! for the blessed sunshine. Loo an dropped out promptly. The congressmen are not going to Chicago. The Bandera Bugle is a from-the-Bhoulder paper. Wanted Information commissionership. of a lost Satubday night's norther was a terrific one for the season; TnE governor of Fort Worth is resting on his official oars. 1'iie Texas press convention meets at Dallas on the 3rd of May. The hearts of the people yesterday were with the old veterans at Paris. Each congressional district is wrest- eries. Blaine stock i3 rising, and so is the determination of the democracy to beat mm. Old Ilazen may keep our share of tha nnrt. nort.hpr at home, if it la all the same to him. They are now saying slyly that Charley Gibson would make a good lieutenant-governor. So he would. The Statesman advertises Kyle extensively. It has a large list there but it might be larger with vast pro priety. ' Tub battle between winter and spring has been a seve...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 24 April 1884

ROUND AliO UT TOWN. j A b:inkrupt a lament: H.wl known all that I know now. Had I sown that which 1 sow uow. Had my better sense controlled uie, Had 1 heeded what It told me. Had the future condescended An horizon more extended lo have granted, poor ana buiuk. 1 had 'scaped the pangs of falling. Had I been a irooa a deal wiser I il hnvH Im an advertiser. Anheuser-Busch Bock beer Tuuiav. on tap Look out for concert at Turner hall Tuesday- evening. April LL. St. David's choir will repeat part of their Easter programme to-day, Wonder 11 they'll have a flag on the temporary capitoi on san jacinto day Prof.'Kloti will assist at the choir at St David's, with his all inimitable clarionet this morning', An Austin Justice boasts the largest civil docket ever disposea of at any one term, in Texas. Well, forty-nine cases wasn't bad, bit William. Messrs. Vesey & Bigby will open a new meat market In the seventh ward to-morrow. They will have a free delivery wagon, and keep the best. Give the...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 24 April 1884

THE statesman: AUSTIN. TEXAS. teems: $2 00 per year ; 81 00 for six months. PUBLISHED BY STATESMAN PUBLISHING CO. Austin, Texas. W. P. GAINES, Pbkbidknt. ( JNO. L. BAUTOW, Manager. Sunshine and showers. Gbeen fields and flowers. It is now in order to tackle Boss. The Kylians after all. are to have peaches Somebody ought to interview Gen liobertson. Old winter gets out of the lap of spring with extreme reluctance. Claiborne flings up the sponge and the battle remains with the glo rious Sterrctt. The Knights cf Pythias made a fine show in all their street parades while in 3epsion here. Let the bold, bald-fnced interviewer beat up the brave Ross in his den There will be fun then. When the congressmen come mean dering home then the trouble will be gin. Talk of bosses. Bah. The Post is now counting specials on the New3. Truly, is this warfare becoming undignified to the last de gree. The interviewer is the finger post which points to the shortest road to fame, but like all other near cut...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 24 April 1884

I i THE IRON HORSE EA8TEM CAPITAL TO BE BEOTJEED " Iff EXTENDHTQ ITS RAMIFI- OATIOKS AT DALLAS. Texas Breezes Disperse the Gathering Cob-Webs at San Antonio. A Church Project Gently Peeps J Above the Ground at Kyle. And a Cock-Tail Artist Mixes Drinks Without a License at Uvalde. FROM KYLE. A New Church Texas Veterans Per. onal. KDeclal Telcirram to The Statesman. Kyle, April, 19. Bishop Elliott, of bun Antonio, arrived in this city last evening and will soon purchase ground at this place on which to build the Episcopal church and rectory. lie preaches at the seminary to-night. The heavy rain last night and this morning have thrown a damper over farmers, who now claim it will only take a little more rain to prove fatal to the farming interests in their sec tions. Crops are badly in need of work, and the w eeds are taking every thing. A number of old veterans from Blanco and adjoining counties passed through this city yesterday and to-day, en route to Paris to attend the re-union of ...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 24 April 1884

THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN, iit TEXAS. ACT) still the rains descend. Tub Blaine Idea ia traveling. Thb farmers are crying enough ndn. O0 1 that the nominate Logan. republicans would 8.m Saba is improving rapidly.it 8BRCDJ. Good luck to it. Basket Uibbs' political good luck la of the regular horse-shoe order. Thb Fort is getting away with Dallas on the score of railroads, badly. o3 AN compared to Blaine is as a Chihuahua burro to an Arabian char jwr. ' Mabtin's boom filled the air while tt lasted, but it went out very sud denly. . jfo man has proposed to promote Bmator Houston this term. How is that? TB Print says the Bowie Free Frees is out-eiftlng the Texas Sif tings Itself. - Blaine is the man the democracy will be called upon to front in the next fight The man who don't believe Sull Boss is in the race will probably soon be undeceived.. Han Antonio is falling behind in the active politics of the state. They seed an organ over there. Barney Gibbs is the best repre sentative of the youn...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 24 April 1884

SAN JACINTO. EPITOME OP EVEITS THAT SUE- ROUITDED THAT MEMORA BLE BATTLE. How the Day Wrt!) Celebrated In the Capital of Texas Soldiers and Firemen. It was on March 2. 1830, that the convention, then In session at Wash ington, on the Urazos, declared Texas to be free and Independent of Mexi can rule. Other declarations had been JUade before, but they were only local in extent. This bold stand of the people of Texas, and the defiant attitude oi iiowie. croc Rett ana Travis at San Antonio, so exasperated the tyrant, Santa Anna, that, on Sun day, quod's day) Aiarcn o, nia enupe army surrounded the Alamo, and un- cer bis very eye ana at ni own com mand, one hundred and eighty-eight brave men were put to the sword. The Texans were then in full retreat under Sam Houston, and the Mexi cans, under Santa Anna, in hot pur suit. The morning of April 21, which downed bright and beautiful, found Uen. Houston with a mere handful of men, seven hundred and fifty, camped on the right bank of Buffalo...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 24 April 1884

BURTON'S DEATH A TEXAN EEEO GIVES UP THE , GHOST AT THE BEDSIDE OF HIS DYING BROTHER. HEPATOZON Pleasant Valley Nursery. Wear Austin. Tex, X HAD AM. Proprietor. i . III Ilciiiinisconsos of "Stephen II. lturton Recollections of the Struggle of :. Shortly after the first of April Stet hen II. Burton was summoned from hia home in Avondale, Ohio, (suburb of Cincinnati) to the deaih Iwd of his brothf-r Frank, at Albany, ' New York. lie btartwl at oncp, but just before reaching his destination a stroke of paralysis overcame him, and ne was borne to his brother'a house, where he tlHl early in the morning, April 11. His brother also died after hid arrival. BIOQRAAIUCAL SKETCIT. Stephen II. Hurton was born at Albany, Juue 25, 181t5, and whs con sequently in his sixty-eighth year. , lib education was commenced in a private school in that city, but at the " age of twelve he was withdrawn from school, placed In business, and i ever afterwards had the benefit of school instruction. The substanti...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 1 May 1884

v !!:::::: E;::i ' LidI!;:!::;:::iE:::::l:, AUSTIN, TEXAS. Buy and Sell Land Certificates. Examine and Perfect Titles. Lands Examined and Divide I. Lmiil.i (ought and and Sold. Pati :n Li Obtained. Taxet Paid. Ltioda UnliTtine!. investments Made. Prompt utte:Ui.:i to all I.nsin.ss in . jr:MTiil Jarid and other .Statu Depart KiniiiiLx. Corrospop.d'-ni-e Silii-it'iL PATOZON i Dr. Tobin's OXIX3A.T CURES Diseases of the Liver ALL ITS Various Forms DCU AS DYSPEPSIA, HEADACHE, NEURALGIA, W ATE It HJtASII. CONSTIPATION, OK ANY IRREGULARITY OF THE BOWELS. THIS IS A COMBINATION of Saline and vegetable materials, and contains no Mercury or anv drastic vegetable cathartic, such as Mandrake ana Aloes, and la far superior in its action, as it never debilitates or pro duces any unpleasant efTects. It will remove all diseases incidental to a dis orde ed state of the liver, and is there fore .ecotnmended in all Liver Com plal ts. It will act thoroughly on tjhe iiv nn irom two 10 lour nours time aui...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 1 May 1884

THE STATESMAN. AUSTIN, : t i i TEXAS. teujis : 82. (X) per year ; 81 lor tix months. rCKLISHEl) BY .STATESMAN PUBLISHING CO. Austin, Texas, w. p. uainf.s. i'kksikkxt. i J NO. L. llAltTUW, Manaukii. t I We havn't Courier yet. attacked the Corsicana Artijuk Is quietly the race. fading out of The Kerrville Eve is a new one. it. a tho iatPt. rassentrer for the daisey patch. Somehow the world seems brighter ami warmer after one has had his Handera Bugle. Mr. Sterkett just gets up and reads the Gazette a lesson on the two- thirds rule, which Is edifying indeed. It would never do to give in to mob law. but. as in the case of Adams, jus tice does fail terribly sometime by the regular route. If you want to understand all the beauty there is in fits, just get the San Antouio Times to sling the classics at you for a reason. , The Banner rajs the two-thirds v rule must go. That settles it J Now let us all get out of the way and watch it going. The Bandera Bugle says that even Ireland's friends ...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 1 May 1884

V t TEXAS POTTEEN ! AH ILLICIT STILL GIVES FOETH THE " MOUNTAIN DEW " IN : ' EOOD COUKTT! Anil tlio Odd Fellows Enjoy Royal Festh Hies in San An ' tonio find Galveston ! Pray rful Hoies speak Promise of Representative ReaganVs Ultimate Recovery And Dusky Strikers Charm Dallas Darkeys With Ini i ported Iilahie Music ! FItOM DALLAS. Dallas, April 23. A large n umlte of mechanics nut at the court hous to-night to organize a mechanics trolherhocd, the objects being to pro. tfet labor against extortions ar.d un just exactions, anil to assist mechanics mid laborers In mutually aiding and prot ting e;;ch others interest. The committee on bj-laws reported, and 1 lie tut ( ting adjourned until to-mor. row (Thunday) night, whin oflieers are to he elected, and by-Jaws and rulei for governing the society adopted. Dallas, April 13 Indications are thnt there are go'vng to he rollick ing tin ea at the Foit Worth state convention union? the Dallas repub lics. The lx:f-heads, or outs, who were beate...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 1 May 1884

FRANK JOHNSON. THE HERO OP SAN ANTONIO FINDS A GRAVE IN THE LAND. . , OF SANTA ANNA. End of a Grand and Glorious Career of Another of Texas Tried and' True. CoL Frank "W. Johnson la dead I The announcemenet which reached thin r.it.v lint vpstprdav will to-ncor- row be published throughout the length and breadth of the land. It will astonish many, ana mere are uiauj that it will not astonish, lie hud lived fourteen years beyond the three score years and ten allotted to man. Th nnnniinrampnt comes In the form of a letter to Mr. Joe U. Stewart, of - Austin, from the proprietor of the -iTntii h la Pia7A.H at Agnascalientes, "Mexico, whither CoL Johnson had in nn last. vain ef- fort to regain his broken health. The grand old soldier, the letter savs. was given decent inter ment in what is known as a "three .' vears irrave" land, given by the gov eminent with the understanding that the bodies burled there will 'be disinterred at the expiration of that time. Strange happening! To think tha...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
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