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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 8 February 1879

Free" Press SATURDAY!.: .m-FKB. 8 1 AiwUft aVrnaVaaw ' Th MlewlHOaaUemea eatBerajea' .ntWMMipt far aabeerlptleae aae ' lut la tkto rMpwuv towUMMt . t 1 A.Ha... Caeniy al large. ' . MltfAMkrt ' ' ;l ' ' ' JlaJ. I. . v JteeatelaCHF.. " ' j. u Baaamare. Cedar Vellty. mp ati pommum Ui wiiwrtM oaj !UOI23 3STEWO. - - ' 1 I -i u i ! Subscribe' foV the FitrPiMB. ' . JhttadvertiMmentof Mr. Noble of ; tbe head ofUWrtVor pwnorty lor uk " ; WAHTt D.I want to buy a few good du peri. ' " ' ...... PrS-Qo v v.-l::l.n -i " ' " ' . . Early Boee Early Goodrich and Jackson White scad potatoe at ii'i ; 1;;iar.iiI u' Smogs'. A Bar Cr-.r . .. At J. BenerV Drn 8toro. No hBiges if bead don't Wieondnue to hear "golden opin ions fromall apru .ojf ltpepP''v ft out paroer sir. vurus. Tbk dreariness of the wbr ia inly equaled by thevduliness of the . -. ... .' ;.;';! . t'iu) v. -1" v times. . .. r Tatnn ws contest over the offiae -of dwtriein4 county clerk in.. Uvalde 0ttHtyVT'' .v-;i!ittW(iirtf' ! ! Wi hear of ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 8 February 1879

; - - "... v;' - - . . . . - ... . ... ' . . f X MT MOttTAU. rtbto o wriates r WMtafcw awaHy aalf eatery ffM4 MU4- W ani- Mm hi work aa aaa raatntijr appaar4 ia riall ' 4'1 ' v.?""';".! A dlrp n' weiltai trial Ti4 Mastoa .' . T. whara thiwje out ' Tb dark Starrs bear U eud wad fronr tea saataia rift i ' mm- Whara And and (WUUraa thalr awful - BlU lift - 1 ' ' ' Where Cotopaxi' Barf ara lra wdly npoa .aavan And CMmVoraao's ahatterad paahMi nppar ak baa riTea . - from to ajoaai frt raT U waa wild and lonaaama A aob that apakaa Uk her aartnquakea tba atartad'aoBtiaatt:.t A light dlea out lifela' aphtha hero 'at Tba aaUaaa atari Uirow sieepaaa oath two kk.ft t i A.tj Tberictoref a baadfad Wda.wbrblo9d waa poured UJujaia . . And ro'a'kfieafC.ywa .bDrW down tbs boato of Spain Tba eagle aool op(.4uiUV alap ba .ahowad bia aboutlng nan - . . V v . a .jM.l.kt than Bilboa war- waahad Parian ..' 'rfl. 1 A frotbanow wW bMl nd dM. ea And broad aiufVaat beneath him lay a world" artfrlriittrwJ J I'...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 8 February 1879

s i I I llll II Will I II IITI J-T V v - aMH.nMi)'OTAr"Vt . flrfrtK from. .tcouttvvktidisi iron tcoWt axi tfC0 'oe5 & a. Tha fnndinsr of the' pension bonds h "jlreadjr been respectfully .advised Wen if fowled P6 eti bonte iter JlytIW7-. TriH fwnnslljr Ster to th8t in interest fifty thousand dellar (Just as in the raosui landing o( $503401) ten per cent bonds Into BUleir8-'1alld'1'lwln'4ftr he latter ease anouaUjf AVer. Awent Jtons- Qll dulWJ :' V Tii j. . 2. I nesnectfully; advise that tie law be smanded providing for thptranspoc- tation)tpp4nerB to t"9 stot0 PrilonB o a toua(ileiU governor to contract for tfie trwlipbrtitioh Of said" convicts' M7t hifc. ktLomeJ to : lotctfii iutttI6M?-the lowest respoulWe biddertwsoss "ie" shall be . striotly defined' pi h&ritfii MwSj bodnd b.V' contract and bond Jtoi transport and jMUWwlthiftrtaihife4so!nabla'.tiftie! .it uiurtfe'g' convioted -if i felonies and! aentened.tri Ibe .j5eUMaTyrtarwAes cost to Jhe Mmatot twuBBtoOMLeuw -icta aver...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 8 February 1879

Seat Breliaaaa (If Urtf I . Day kedeleeepUyla'. . . MM l W "arloea Her aeaa II ae Matilda Yaaei Ik kad adrM WeJaMarolMlrB er area were Hlmel MH Cad rea aba lookol lata Blaa UeyaphMlatlMeearl latwa. mm BreHraeae tf bart - 1 dale poa It out Mat deert per rolled ta aert aa elkea ktfa Of Urol lata I beer And teiiererdef knaekede epkleketla p. PeBtbortftiea eeeer Dey Ml 4m bred aad genibrettl Dta bretwost beat and Caad weeked dee abendeeeea dowa Hit twet perr.lt of BeekarwtlB. Dtm BrllmuD M 4 berty I rant dare you'll pe ponndi 1 relit mil Matilda Tae Bod rent eplnoee rn4 aed rm( Im brettieetiraallea l der beuet Ik wtlcaed awel kendret pound. At Ktflib wriur. ia laa eouraa of a Wf lw of a new life of JJyroi sirs: His aama did not appasr oa sub acriptioa lists thouih bis puna wu always pea to tha naedy; he wrote Hebrew Bsalodiss which a living oritio has oroDoanoed to be "fnoght with the taint of Isaiah" bat he did not iubeoribe to the "Propagation of the Goipel Hooietr' he abhorred slarer...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 February 1879

t H Sae-'H Free af(DOs ress V ;.V O PHOP1UETOR. K 1 '' ' ' 'Prove All Things I Hold Fast that which is Cood. J. II. JULIAN VOL. VIII. SAN MARCOS HAYS CO. TEXAS FEBRUARY 15 1879 I0.13. Free Press. i-UBLlSBBD EVSBT SATURDAY BY '. ISAAC 11. JULliX t0 whom 'l Utteri ehssld lie AuMrtiaitad. Office Bat aide of Plaza. EATS 07 8UCRirTI0.N : ..ftM .. I . am . RATES OP ADVRRTT8ISO. i i wo. I I mew. I 1 W " '..Wl SOT 10.M 16W ' col- . - nr latss All THAT. S8.0S Sh"r. 07 A .uV U Ue spice of . Vrilo.ul .ua?. wl U. coulrt ..full squaree. .... . ha .t.v.d tea i . 1 and nuawess nvupm - 71. J 1. i.r 1le or the ftret hiiertlon and tg"t Cents V". """ k .jjiu..! I111.lt on. reuUpeT IIU. mr ...... . Aunoiuclug candidal. f.r edkja c.uuty MO F..r Dlstrrcc o Stat olflces . . ... ..... . . W Obituary nolleea of ovr M Unit charged at otie-tiatr advertising rates. j jj MM IM I . BUSINESS DIgSOTCgY. vzr " - Hwp.;iper. l'AX MMlCOA rUHU ilKS t. H. JVUA. iS Ur. Publisher and Proprietor oalesi eait .Id. Mam Ha". "...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 February 1879

J'ubUnhed Evnj Saturday. I. If. JULIAN Editor. HAS At AllCOS - - TEXAS TEXAS TOPICS. 150 fauiilins have- settled io Hend- erson county ho fur thin season. The jury that conderanod Itoths- child tho Jefferson murdiirer was com- posted ot cloven farmer and oue curpen- ter. Mujor Jones' nomination as adju- tant general waa confirmed last Satur- day but it in probablo tho office will be abolished by tho present legiHlaturo. Tho growing wheat and oat crops in all the countitH in the extreme south- ern part erf the state are in line condi- tion. U i too early in the season to predict what tho harvest will be. An armadillo waa found and cap- tured a few days since in Atucoso coun- ty about thirty miles south of Sun An- tonio. These animals are numerous in Mexico but are seldom found so far east of the Kio Grande. A futal shooting affray occurred at Bryan on Thursday of lust week in which R. W. King a prominent lumber dealer was shot in tho abdomen and in bis left arm and an nx-polieemun lt...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 February 1879

A DEVIL FISH. rautaf 0M aflhtla UoMttf at La Fat Prom the Han Franeiwo Chronicl Under (lute of December 9th on offi- cer of the United States war steamer Pensocola writes from La Paz Mexico h follows: The most exciting event of our cruise thus fur wis the capture to- day of uu iinmenne devil fish. Ever since our arrival in these waters several jjnga fish have been observed in the vi- cinity of the ship and much speculation has orison as to what they were. One making its appearance this afternoon our gunner Gorgo F. Cushraau deci- ded to establish his identity if possiblo ; and accompanied by Assistant Engi- neer Edwards Midshipmen McDonald Wood and Craven and Paymaster's Clerk Spaulding gavo'chaso in the din gey. The fish swimming slowly and near the surface of the water which is very clear here looked like a great i-hapcless brown moss frequently throw- ing above tho waves the thin white tips of its sides like the dorsal fin of a shark. It allowed the boat to approach within a few ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 February 1879

Free Press. XSA&3 3. JULIAS Editor. SATI.'KDAY ...FEB. 15 TUB nr. MB. I leadlm wpper nd itruK mdiu"i nd ha u. . n. i.hi) lb. Color. . "V" 'J"?- lircol.lv. l-o ......r.ny. bu H..uili aud Kib. Aliv.pan.r ' "'J lvlop'i.iil nl pri.tfr. ot l '.. cuulr. !. u0.ht.ii i P.IUICI. ! ..a cmci.i paper ol ib coui.ij. " Hi U growing ! "' ' libltuu. located ot. II.. great h.l.we ...J ';" from Ania. i Anion'" Xic. on ih. line of lh. Inl.mtliul liallroad which hu bt.n o.mpUted 10 Anl. H capital of l"! ""' on- ) tbirl nil diauiit "! u ' confidently an- llclp.i4 will won ' eit.nd.-d to ibl plc. I In nel4 lor ll Million and .due.tion! prlvi- lege. nJ lh. cum' o ' coontry nl ell.nicmoiutilis lo for e-1'br.te.i ". half mil above whlcl. boi. up tmin "" "' nl tb t.rlh it th fo" l t'.e inoiiinlt forming lb. Sen Marco rtnr ..d .oii.uijiImi .t une. tir.it natural ourlolly en 1 a.i liwik.unlbli wetr AdverlUliig '"'. '' J "'"" "Ml'r th?B0b..at th. country will h. ... lo recognl. In the proprietor lb. h . M P...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 February 1879

Free Press. SAN MAROOSi TEXAt. SATURDAY. .FEB. 15 Arent fr lite Free Pre. The lollowlnic KiiileinD aro authorised lor celt d ''P1 tar subscriptions lo lb feee fnn ! tblr respective localities: A. RsAton Hat). County at large Keller Dalley Slrlngtown. K. Marttudahs elerliudale. HsJ.I.KaiKrs Jhiroteln City J. UBsieniore . Cedar Valley. J. P. Cedy Onion C rack. a)e7 All poetmastera arc alto authorlitd agents HOME NEWS. cilbs Choice Bio Coffee tl.00 lOIbs Choice La. Sugar II 00 SJfoj Coffee "A" Sugur fl.M 2tbs Bacon tl.00 Choice La. Molasses per gal. f .GO At G. W. Donalson'u. Subscribe for the Free Pbees. Ayer's Pills are the best purgative 100 Pxach Trees for sale at S. F. McAllister's. Weather dry and pleasantly cool For Sale. Ad extra large and fine last spring's calf. Inquire at Free I'pess office. Special inducements in Dry Goods and Clothing at Johnson & Johnson's Late Lakesides. A Woman's Journal by Octuve Feuillet; Little St .1tide. bv Kearuest Bell. Fur sule at -this offic...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 February 1879

1 1; I" it : 4 ' 5 ! S ' I MVKMCT THnrUHTH ax tuk ttnxa X A . W " BY rANNIR HrB TOf N. With hug. oD.Uul.nriU.P.r gather up j Mn old Ii.lt though boy in jreurH The years full store of tiinc and deep. Aosu.p jj t WUH fl vt.ry inch U man geilliJ httlia- Nor stav the iathcrer of days allows . Km lack or losl or. w.alth iuweal fe.IKmae. mm obliging. The year is gone. . How nm. h of usefiilne.a . j. . wJ0 wfl ai IU record lara how m ien w j IdonTlU .7uu.mc. hath world-wide rug. A iwlible small dri.piH H m the " I Jwitor. i vwt; thV.fr. and .en tl.r spheres With farthermt sUir in lime the motion locls Ti. thus our acts ; the lat lire thunder h.. As duivn the Went tho un in grandeur sinks aadnesa .11 my spirits sink. Metliiiike The year Jut past with l.arren renird will - I - .... n..i.r atlll. . --irw.t iintlo iir CltftflUO. Q me n K I K1 1 1 0 fx m - - A yM ! m full yet bare oh ! hear ny vow ! Itcneweil tho ycr new cflurts 1 will .how. j Thou eiihUvn linndrwl and seventy-eMit ! With much ...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 February 1879

Libraries Oerything considered the newspa- it the host and most available of li- flrioi. l'ue ona 'ac" ' vheaPneM i itrongly in its favor an to overlml- tfet the majority of arguments that bo advanoed upon the opposite 8ido. jt ii within the reach of every ono no patter how poor and finds an entrance here books (as a rule) never can; it jonies weekly and is read and loaned til actually worn out; can be caught ' ap f 006 was moment of time jome knowledge can be gained and yd down again without detriment to He sense. A single brief item frequent- i j gives what pages of book-bound putter would have to be waded through to learn i for the newspapor is the epit- ome of the entire world. In the brief- est possible space all that is necessary to the correct understanding of the sub- ject is given to such perfection has tho art of condensation been brought. The newspaper with tho present fa- cilities for almost instantly learning what is transpiring in every portion of the globe is the refl...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 15 February 1879

I 1 Llltle People. tnm lb. Frlmary T.eeLf .) A iftj plae. would b. tfclt atik War. thtrt io llltl. children In II! Tb. ' wMl4 B'u lrt1. War. tber so eklldrea tobeajlo It. Mo llllll fTtne Ilk bade to r.w AnJ naktjik aojrolrlnil heart enrrendsr So little bande OD breael tad brow To keep lb. ibillllnf love-eborda UDdr. The eterter souls would grow wore stein Cf.llt nature nor Inhuman AaJ nan la el"! eitdo.ii grown sM women woald lie leas then woman. Ufa's aon Indeed wool! Ua il cbarm Ware tbers no cblldran to begin ll A doleful place tliaa eartb wonld b r ra tbe-e no liula people lo it. A l-iirge I'ttraner. Tbecweetof M. L. Sullivan t opo of tbe baioniul latmers of Illinoii who died last week furDUlm apotb.r keeoa on the folly of vbat it called big farming. Mr. SnJliv.ot was at one time the largcwt farmer in Illinois. Hevwned 47000 acros of land or a tract nearly eight miles square. Der- ing the period when the prices for farm produce were high lie was prosperous or thought he was but ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 February 1879

San ' Marcos 'Free Press I. II. JULIAN Prove All Things i Hold Fast that which Is Cood." PROPIUETOK. VOL. VIII. SAN MARCOS HAYS CO. TEXAS FEBRUARY 22 1879. NO. 14. Free Press. PUBLISHED EVERY S1TCRDAY BY ISAAC II. JULIAN To wbohi t) Letters should bs Addreiud. OriCE East side of Plaza. BATES OF SUBSCRIPTION ! o.efeer.nadv.nc.. Teres neulb. .$1 00 11 It BATES OP ADVBRT1BINO. j I mo. 3 mot. 0 mot. H mos ;.. I 4.001 6.00 10.00 J ";;!...! en huui m-m lV'm ! i.i un I SO 00 I 3D.UD 10.00 ISO. 10.00 SO.Ut AC .00 !" 000 3SM I 6JV0 7C.0O Lent and 'transient Advertisement will b. .liirff.d ne l"er r-1 -1- . . !'l nd Fifty Cents per squar. for.eacb illl- X Kl .q."q Will b. counted a. full quarts. ..Uh ..111 Ka rliar.ft ten Local and iwn '".7 3 ii.T ..nuner line for b flrt toeertlon and olgbl ..nMima for office eounty B.00 .... m.trl.i r State ofBoa. 10 01 Obituary notloet of over tea line charged at aae-balf advertising ratal. BUSINESS DIRECTOBY. Newspaper. aav mircos free press i. h. julian 0...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 February 1879

PublMied Every Saturday. I. II. JULIAX Editor. SAN MAftCfJS - TEXAS TEXAS TOPICS. Ten inon were legally executed in Texan dining tTa your 1878. Texan ranks third among the wool- producing states buving 3074000 Loud of sheep. Billy Carrutb colored of Dalian county recently died at the advanced age of 110 yeura. A new style London bat in culled tlio beef cuter. No nam could be fitter for John Bull. A woman died in Sherman becauso lier prido kept her from accepting prof- fered assistance.; Pneumonia prevails to an alarming extent all over tbo state and all our ex- changes report deaths from the disease. Mr. Christopher Thomas a farmer cn route from bis homo in Hill county to Waco lust week was killed by light- ning. In some of the southwestern coun- ties water is so scarce as to endanger the lives of cattle and many herds have been moved to localities where wutcr can be procured. The first ton miles of the Central and Montgomery road will be ready for in- flection . about next Tuesday ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 February 1879

pitUXKESXESS CUBED. n n'l'Haf m -Orrat Ditrmtrty Br. v ciuthtna Jttra. ( . The physicians and temperance men 0 Chicago ore very much excited over DOw remedy discovered by Dr. Robert D'Unger which not only cures intem- perance but leaves the drunkard with an absolute aversion to apiritous liquors. Joseph Medill the editor of the Chica- go Tribune is one of the strongest in- dorsed of the new remedy. Mr. Me- dill has had many scientific articles in the Tribune about it and has often de- voted editorial space to make known to rtm drunkard that there is a simple rem edy which can sove him. - A reporter had a long talk with Mr. Jledill about this wonderful discovery during which he said: " This is one of the most wonderful discoveries of the age. Dr. D'Unger has actually cured 2800 cases of the worst forms of intemperance. He takes men debauched by liquor for years takes a used up demented loathsome sot and in ten days makes a man of him with a positive aversion to liquor." " You have se...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 February 1879

Free Press. ISAiO E JULXAlf. Editor. IAJ MAKOOS TaMC Mk SATURDAY. frKB. 22. (yWo PtT fair. "' CoUHttM. TO ADVEKTIt:UM. m ran rtus u leading newepaper d 4mMi aedlui aod bse UlC ! OOIM 00- i.m. lbs "colored! ind San Antonio rivers emulates el generally. bih louth A lira paper develod to Immigration nod the cTevelepro.nl and progrewol too country. WTer. Mlu Democratic In politico. Only end ofBolal 7o of the ouunl). San Hercoe. mo county eeaMsi growing town or eotne lunabliants. looatad on tb. r..l blhry aud stage route frmtia. ell San Antonio to Heilco. on the lluVol tie International lullro.d which b.. been eweaplctod to Austin the c.plll of lb. Slot li- ly Uiri. Ileidtsuiit and It Is confidently an- Spited will eoou be extended to title p .. U la noted tar Hi relt-loue and educational prlvi- lone and a lha lenter oi a On. country and Mllalooiuuliyalor the celebrated springs. - Tm iiU iboveYwhleh boll up from lb. i oo..li I lb. aartb at tbafootol tb. mountains forming tho Kan Hanoi ri...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 February 1879

Free Press. ATUJIDAY- Tb. following gentlsmen r. euiuerlttd .it. and rseeipt subscription. t9 the Fan ! In tblr respective localities :- A.U.oton. KHV . -County at large. I)lly DHy. SlrinRtawu. R. Martlodale. Hertlndale. lie.. Sanee Weuutaln City. J. U Beae-iore ' Ccdr v1e-'' J.D.Cedy Onion Creek .gar AH poalmeeleri are alio authorised agents nil NEWS. Canvasse-i. Hams 101 o per lb. Beit Brogan Shoes 1 40 Hatsatoost At 0. W. Donauon's. .Kldhr J. J- Williamson preaohes neit Lord's Day. 100 Peach T bebs for sale at S. F. McAllisteb's. Wat pay cash lor a few good heavy tadele ponies. D. S. Combs. A few more loads of good wood would be acceptable from person in- debted to this office. Ateb's Uair Vigor prodnoes raven look.. . "Life and Labors of Bishop Mar- vin" by Dr. MoAnally for sale at this office price $1 50. Vaccinate yoar children. Fresh and reliable vaooine at J. Reiner's Drug Store. Lumber la (Jam Marco. Tho subscriber keeps on band all kinds of lumber sash doors and blinds of ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 February 1879

ItKST. nr fAN!ir rocsa. Th-r la ralm for tlWM ? woap- A mrt lu wery Wltfrtu.. Jft ""tlw. "u.t ! Mm . I An.)r..tlik.bi..Uulj;tbut V' That air-V mandate wliow promiiw ce To whom much wealth haa com. Oh. vain uroetacl . It prorr a bitter-awect nnto that amil. Where 'bidet no apirit voice at faith t control. And whoa we fain would find eome preclotia boon From frirnilahin's smile alna ! how "ryoon Home mildew of tlila world with certain blight Iaa only mem'ry whare ao much waa bright. Ho then O mortal lie atonihed not If we in faith out aorrowa all forgot Can livo even now in that awect heavenly Yea wo that reat and hare forctantc. "0 Not long wilt thon dominion hare" wo -ay Whilo Hope iwiiita up to evorlooting day. Ah 1 well can we In eweet aiibmiaaion fuel t That warfiuV boat aince clae our weapon a Would runt and rot our banner trail in tb' dut ... Andwc like the fooliah virgin betray our truat . .... j.. At font to reach tho grail and hear " ahiwtt I'arted forever from tho Wlooiltai...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 February 1879

fjlE COUNTRY'S FUTURE. Wji-K" brW4.l Thai lit. ji to affairs at home I am con- duced that no people in modem time have bad 80 much n0P 'or in tieir mediate future as oar own at tlio present period. In observing the matter jpm a distance one porkaps can judge of them with freedom from local influ- ences so apt to mislead and it-might be interesting to look at some of the many gigns which point to a prolonged period pear at hand of peaceful prosperity and progress far greater than' the country juu ever experienced in the past. ! That a nation so young without great accumulated wealth almost with- out an army or ancient institutions ghould have safely ' passed the crucial test of the last eighteen yeavs is itself a spectacle to inspire tne uignest nopes and is a sufficient guarantee for the future; but there are ample evidences beyond this upon which the ' American people have just grounds for the most gratifying anticipations. ' When 'it' is remembered that for four years nearly half ...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 22 February 1879

! 5 4 n i in 1 u ft 1 ft . f 3 IK ii S i MID. find Alexander Smith. popular poet nme yean iioce idmirsbly eiprwMi true tentimeot M follows: u f i H"l if . V. Iteaias besaly worth. or wit. fold tl Mrlh. M f 1 rich H M1"" '" When Oocthe ty tbat in arery liuiuta condition low lie in wait for uk. "invineibU only by elieerfu!nei sod equanimity" he doea not mean that we can at all times be real!) obeor- ful or at a monieut'a notice but that the endeavor t look at the better aide of tbioge will produce the habit and tbat thia habit ia the aurest eafepuard gainst the danger of audden etila.- Leiijh Hunt. r Jamea Parton writea aa follows: "If you look ioto the early life of truly helpful men thoae who make lifo eaaier and nobler to thoae who come after them you will almost in- variably find that they lived pure In the day of their youth. In early lile the brain though abounding In vigor in sensitive and very auaccptible of in- jury and thia to auch a degree thot a comparatively brio! and mod...

Publication Title: San Marcos Free Press
Source: The Portal to Texas History
Country/State of Publication: Texas, United States
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