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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 1 March 1879

San Marcos Free ID ress PROPRIETOK. IH. JULIAN "Prove All Things I Hold Fast that which la Cood." VOL. VIU. SAN MARCOS HAYS CO. TEXAS MARCH 1 1879 NO.15. Free Press. .UBUSHKD KVBBY BiTUllDAY BY ISAAC II. JULIAN To whom all Letter ikoald be Addreiood. Office Best side of Plan. ucrvrtsT eciraonFiiON : ...tl M 1 76 Six Tbr touthi BATES OF ADVlRTtMNQ. I bo. 1 Smot. 1 6 mot. IS aide 1 Squar If" '.. ' .ooi e.vo 10.00 1 i ; I jr cola 10.00 T.0B I 10.00 10.00 I la.ool so.ooi so.iio 10.001 06.00 I SjHM JaAT I H Mil 1 ll.UU I so.ou HC.80 16.00 0rge .r UM1 fer.etcb d. incu. nu "H" quar- v.j tcu seal end Kuainet noucea w.i. -r : Mi.r lino for th Srtt Intertloa nd eight cent! per no rer .j..... .111iob. ctuU por line in Announcing ndld.li i for offloo canity I 6.00 Kor Dlitiiot or w V." '. .u.. V .i Obltutry notice of over too llooO ehrg4 C BUSINESS DIRECTORY raeitrhDaner- OA.' MARCOS FRHB VBSS t. H. JULIAN. S Mdllor. Publlabor.nd Proprietor. office eae .id .Mali Haza. ppetto to Court Mouee. . B...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 1 March 1879

it ' it i figure are made np from ne-! t mi II I iv. . . - iirccnuy a certain good family iM to huv HM.vr.v ; ... .. SAi...r?ift I. II. Jl'MAX Editor. .s-.i.v .v.incns - fanii TEX A S one Missouri from Glasgow to Lexington the shock was also .evere nwnkeuing ... 1.- 11 1. A llAAVV . ' ....... .j. .... inv families. n hiuiiB - -Recently a certain young lady of i iirirn 0 1WB ... - - m-otrros.i. Itappears .l family wuh to have' hem married . romtJ poatmstrr o rMMU . wd storm was In P8- I ? certain voung gentleman of good'- - -Muoniwcea- ! that the shock was "s lt " ily of thin countv. Xuero wus inn ; ikmmhiiim" jjj o;jm j ni. i-""'"" . bride but two g'omWooking Coiifi- ; ia on too Uous bill amendatory of th inter- trnvt.i...i vnnidlv down tllO iixi of dent ymii gentlemen . put in an up-; aal revenue Uwa and aaitorUM in. . .. - nh pcmalicc u:id claimed the right lo w- to report it .to the sou ; . . rl0m U Littlo 1 Mime tin- responsibilities of u benedict suiiut four decided to recommen...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 1 March 1879

rvxsr mouth. I m oow-hliU in the inu rukii-lilfht on the lloor ; I Mw a eanille-at'.ck in the moil A U'U-pull at the door. I u tiomo-Uy up tlie creek Aeat-nipattierfood: 1 mw a choatnut-biirr ud board A abcll-hark in the wood 1 l(tw a Jack-plane olT a board A car-iprinK off the track ; I w a aw-ilat off the Itoor And then a oarot-taolc. 1 mw luonkoy-wrcncb a hat From a fair lady's pat ; I nw a rattle-anake a bird. And boga-head on a plate I mw a brandy-amaah a glaa I uw a houtina-itur : l'yo beard the oorin-talk in the field And pix iron crow-bar. X mw a pin-wheel off a poet Awherl-riKhtinaihop; . i J mw a (rin-iling on a bar I beard a ginger-pop. mw a kouM-ny over a field I mw an ox-roat too ; I mw a abnd-roo and clora-bike And ww a chioken-atow ; I mw a aword-fiab f rora a bank And heard the water-apout ; I mw tobaooo-apit and thon I beard an eye-ball out. I heard a fenoo-roil at the din I beard a waiat band play A lovely atrain a aweot apitoon ' And then I went away. John 1'luvnl...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 1 March 1879

1 ! I I! t a; I t ! i . H eaaaaa aawawaaa"J" . 1 f-- a aaaaaaaaaaaaaaeuaBWBWxewawewaB ' Free Press. . ISAAC & JULIAN Editor. BAN MA.KOOH SATURDAY- MARCH 1. Official Papr of Uayt and Blanco ' Countiei. Ttf ADTERTIKn. TBI rill PBIS leadleg newapaper cad 4vortlilng aoalaa aoo hea lb. W oftce he- nm lb Ooleraoe end San Aaloolo rtvere. Circulate alio generally. h " Aliv.paper oTerota Immigration and the ' development en. pWfWMOl lh country. Jeffer. eonlao Deaoeratlc la politic Duly tod oMclel Doner of lb (Mat) ten Mercoe. tbt county ie.l I. rowlm .. of iwt; located lb great highway and atage route from AiieUa l UdcdiodIo la MmIoo. on the line of tb International Railroad which bee beta completed U Aualln lb capital of the Slate It thirty alio dietant and II la confidently an- ticipated will mm bo extended to lb.ll glee. II lo noted lor It rllglou. end educational prlri- Inei and a. tbo enler ol lino eonntry and ox- cellent community) ulao for tbo celebrated enrlnga ' half nllo boo wh...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 1 March 1879

Free Press. 0JVI? KAROOS TEXA1. SATURDAY MARCH 1. Agea for she Vnn Pre. ft loHealngg.uU"" r aulhorlied to re- ceive and receipt for eubeerlpllout lo lb Put lu l thlr re.p.ctlva lecalltle.: A. Htaton Colu Ur- Dalle; DelLy Slrlngtown. X. ertliidele Martlndele. IfaJ.E.Ntnet Maintain City. j . u. Baieniore Coilr Volley. J. 0. Cedy "l"1 Creek. $W All po.imt.ttrt ire tlao aulhorlied agent. HOME NEWS. 5lbn Chsioe Rio Coffee Silba Prime " lOlbi Choioo La. Sugar lOlbs Turkish Prunes tt 00 1 00 1 00 1 00 10 Boxcb Best Lye 1 00 At G. W DONAL80N'8. 1(0 Piach Tbee8 for sale at 8. F. McAllister's. Some of our farmers have already planted oarn. Standard grooeries very low at Johnson & Johnson s. A FEW more loads of good cedar troed would be aeoepubie nom per sons indebted to tbis omoe. See advertiaments of N. J. Alex nder Austin. .His preparations ap pear to be getting quite a run. Sfrino Calicos at Johnson & Johnson'. A Khali tramp was one of the novelties on our streets this week. The ra...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 1 March 1879

I i OVT HTOI'MV rAfKK. IWt'atopiny p'f P'1"1"-.. Don't atrika my oaniaon Jr . You know the time are alring-enl Amt lllir lrt Hut tug a little harder I what I mean to il And acrupo the .Urn toKeUar Kiioiigh for vuU- . I can't nffuril to drop it; 1 liti'l it doenn't I"y To lo without a paper However othera may. 1 hate to ak rny rifililiort To give roe their on loan ; They don't lut ay but ro an it. W'liy dou tyou have your own 7 You can't tell how we mi it If it. by any fato Hhouid happen not to reach us Or comva a little lute ; Then all i in a hubbub. And thinge go all awry And. printer if you'ro married You know the rcanou why. I cannot do without it It i no um to try. For other people tako it. ' And printer eo niuat I. I too mailt keep mo pouted And know what ia going on Or feci and be accounted A fogy simpleton. Then take it kindly printer . If pay bo nomcwliut Blow For oaeliia not ao plenty. And want not few. yon know. ' Hut 1 Taunt hava my paper ; v Coat what it rtmy to me ; . I...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 1 March 1879

JILJCK DEATH. thi Terrible l'laa Ktla. From tlif CUcctfo Time. J It is probable that tho Czar has mi affliction on his. hands that may occa- sion wr0 trouBlo than the Turkish war or tho insubordination of the. students jn the universities. For several' days pait tho eablo has brought reports of ravages of tho plague in tho district of Astrakhan which lies to tho north of the Caspian sea. Ono dispatch stateH t tho people died like) flies." La- tor reports represent that tho terriblo gjourgeM spreading and that full ten per cent of the people in tho newly-infected districts have died. In some places the dead lie unburiod in tho streets be- cause no person dares touch them. Thq disease was at first mistaken for typhus but is now recognized as the real Ori- ental plague or ? black death" which in early times enrried destruction to al- most every country in Europe. The infected districts arc how surrounded by troops; communication with Mos- cow is stopped and physicians andnur- tes have ...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 1 March 1879

1 ' ft i W.I m 1 IS I naby 91 ! tMI frl f It populM KD.J I'Tt a talttr front tby ' Banjul bebmlu Bc't tomlng ko or ' Hfi Babe win bib nln II It cbuk fail of win Da li coming e'ar Ik Hbiaa B kid bttr kid hi algn. Dab mint baby mloa. II bad baltar oja to toon Babjr Biln. baby mint 1ft teen walling alnc nigh noon Baby Bilna baby mine; I am walling wills a broom 1 will cbaaa him rouad Ik room Whlla kit noa aklna tb rough lb gloom Babjr ulna babj tnln. The Unom Wis. Somebody a crusty old bachelor of nnrfl innuires : " When Eve was insoufacturod out of a spare rib why a servant was not made to wait on her?' Somobody olae-a woman we imagine- rcpliea in the following strain : "Be- nause Adam never came whining to Kve with ragged Hooking to be darned eollar string to be sewod on. or a glove to mend right away quiok. Because he never road the newspaper until the sun got down below the palm trees and then stretohed out and yawn- ed 'Isn't supper a'most ready my dear?' Not he. He made the fire ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 8 March 1879

San Marcos Free Press I. H.JUUAN "Prove All Tfiingsi Hold Fast that which is Cood." PllOPHIETOR. vol. via. SAN MARCOS HAYS CO. TEXAS MARCH 8 1879. NO. 16. Free Press. I IUIUHUKU KVKItV SiTl'ltUAY 1Y ISAAC II. J U I. IAN fi wliuin lvttoi-M lioukl lie Addressed. ' Orr'tCEHlSt HI Jo of 1'U7.. KATRH OP hTUSCBtPTtON ! put Tear In advance. Tares "'"' fine 1 TS RATES OK ADVERTISING. - ' J I mo. .1 ino. iiiok. 11 uioe i'a.so ".So o.oo'i Ijmhi I Suaare 4 soli it !'. " I C.wl' I w ww I iww I w j S.lil I M.OOi H.00 W.00 .... I T.oo I Ki.ttO I ao.o iw.uo I l'i 00 I 2w VI) j 3ll.ntl 61.00 ' . lti.oo ss.oo t 7li.no 1 n...l. AnA .iwl nr leaa. una vear. SS.OO iVd l Business lltreiiury. oue tear.fj 00 Lexal unit transient' Advertisement will be charged One Hollar per nam fur the Urn In- sertion mid Kill)' Cents per square for.rach addl. lnal Insertion. A qun'e Is Ike space of one inch. Fractional tquarvs will be counted a lull squares. Lretl nnd Business Notices will be charged ten cents lr line (or...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 8 March 1879

SllttJWlTtOtJt.rMPJl"" mouth ago all tho cubbage tiM-d 55." ( V upon our tulih'H was brought from tho r-" r..rtli. th i-iiKo im now roviintod. ami wt VuUiHhf.il Every Saturday c.riii I. II. JULIAxTEilitor. HAS M.UICUS TEXAS TEXAS TO I' ICS. (lalreHton atill lead Charleston a a cottou market ly Heverul thoiwuid lnlei. . ' u . I !. nn.l twelitt-six -Hew now busmosH on I I? x new dwelling bouaea ui going up iu '"'"" ! An riiti-rnriHinor Dnllu firm in hIhn- i ning egg to Chicago nml muting u liftiidwiine profit More corn anil cotton will ho plant- fil west of tlm Urafco thin your tliiin Over before iu tho hitttory of tin) fitute. . . -The Htock i.ni nHHocmt. m !' ! northw.-nt Texiu. will ho hol.l in Hwin- cttu Cluy county on tho 10th of uuxt) Murch. . i With ono mnlo uml a cow Jlr. Jim Xnu-jfilllA. Ill Oiiitiimii. Win til county limde '2H Imlcs of cotton 2."iO Imslu Is of Corn and ttvo IwiitdIm of nyriip. Probably the largest )i'on roust In tho world is iu Ornyson county. It i anid to b...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 8 March 1879

I7 Cherolcee War. fken tne rovo'uton ' lace in Texas. H ' wuat w0 ow term forth TpxiW wft8 ituot; "inBle wlt0 jnUalntant. if wo except a handful in bst i now Ked River county- Tll fccort of East Texas as it is uow was then tho homo of one branch of the riirukce Indians and "their twelvo as tute bunds" the Delaware Shaw-. net-s Kiokapoos ami oiuera wuo ami grated there from 1822 to 182!). They bad .cabins field8! cuttle horses mid other attendants of civilization mid ere both numerous and formidable. The Bowl. or Colonel Bowles was the chief 'man of the Cherokees and ranked is the highest dignitary among tho as- ocinte bunds. During tho inoipiency of tho rovolu- tionSeptember 1835 to April 1830 griive apprehensions wero felt' lent through Mexican emissaries known to be among them those Indians might be hurled upon us iu the rear tho effect- of which would huvo been disastrous to our cause ami destructive to largo por- tions of ' our families. '. To prevent this Sam. Houston John Forb...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — San Marcos Free Press — 8 March 1879

ill' Free Press. "I3AAC 3. JXTLIAIT. Editor. BA.t-T UAROOli TBXAB. SATURDAY MARCH 8. TO AIVKUTIi:iW. .4Wr!ll" mUtm and hi IM W -awa e. 1 1. C.lori en-l Sen Aniai.lo r-erra. a ?.ltn tlM reo-rallr. " and llM Of Ik" llllernalleoel "" 11 moi.i.J i Ail. ib eaplial Ike Slate an. .rt-ih?sSi.. 'i; ai-.lua.rd will neon be attended U Iklt " i ICd "f I" rell1t.a and .durational r. .". lb. e.nt.r . ... ao-ntr e1lei.leoinninii.ie elao lor thetelebraled tarl-iet. E f " m?E .ho.. -bleb Ml P l ' of lb. eerlb 41 Ibe font of tor m.Hini.lii.. forroliif S.. S.J a.reoerleer out eniiliailuc alt-nee a .1 M..2r.?r?lt; and an I.......llbl. .wr "mIwm . "iri""r" ;"".:"". thrnu.b ml lb. eornilr. will b. InYk. proprietor of lb. Peee re " " llene durln Mriwi yreri-lreia "'""' iiSi w llbr l;l.-ib. h.r. probably hid v"n. ir.naactloa.. io -hiekk. "p"r wlrii plea-nre lb. evidence at kit reopen- T" See Ubl. ol adTer.l.l relet a. Brit p.ro. T Hie leorney f lly Ce. A Democratic County Contention of Hays county is licrc...

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

17 - Free Press. MAROOi TBXA. sATl'ltUAY MAUC1I 8. jlgcMttflfor lh Frae lree. ubln((iillnu nro euthorlaed tor. .drti()l for wbrlptloiu to the Puna A. .Mlo. Crty 41 tergn. 11 ley Ualloy Strltiglown. H. Merlludal. Marlludnle. MaJ. K. Hence Itoauteln City. u VutiMn CtUr Valley. J. D. Ct'lj. 0lhl" Creek. $" AH poaimnatere are alio aulhorlaedhgeaia HOME NEWS. V 5. V iiT.'V" - Tub best tiocdti ot the Lowest 1'rifA at Donamons tfriuxo Calicos at Johnson & Johnson' Alexander's uiedioiues for salo by Bonier druggist sua Marcos lexus Tub contest lor tuo bhurinalty it le antlerstootl is to be tried at the com mg term of the District Court. Clothing Hats ttoota and Shoes jli cost. Cull and sue (j E(K T. M ALONE. a- We shall start a new market report utile as ttoou as wo tot liwo to put it is abupe. SrnciAL Iuduccuieuta iu Dry Goods aud C'loiliiDg t Johnson & Johnson's. TnE weather has ooiittuutd dry but in other respects variable. Ladies' aud Children's l'hilade! nhia Shoes. Gent's aud ...

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

ItOT liAHY Off MISK. Vino mH:tm 1 mln. rrav.oui t " " TM UnUT Dill lT1fiiup vi w- Id JITldllwI a..ul oil dm lb mat. fliu 11. Mll fiiik rait iU rt.t all .niWn To ill. JxKli rlianu t. 0..I babj M nw. I lrll yn '!" '"W fm "n r ''J H ibu.l ba. l- un alilfak ""Hrt Kl"'"h . Yoii Huh J nnd bal.y ! n iIIiiim "Hilt ..If Dili Ho iirwl dr flo..r hr. nud drowt dlnm diuudl i:nriH.b. ffo-.llim li rut find In I''"'""""! . h" tumblM drr btilni down nud Wl oil nil f hlr Und Kil iiiit Kliii wu dfiTlblB - - Miiif b.lr .liUiitx Hk" "ll"l" '"' '"f1 1"''n y.n I diuki il d" imnu " " minH- Th.rn vn. miiHD yra t. I dnn'd like l-noty vll. To Ufr in lr ai-M dlmi ltil yornin IxuuImt yill. Und l.wl dirpiS-a mlbmd lumy c;l.ilh.-. Vlill lii:Ud no iJi'ilotofl mliw Hu-k iUr om: D..W Invito vbi JC 4 iia drl' kH nn't m bat. Dot I cuV oop lu I t iltf bdt mil J"t "'I"- V.dl d.. li 1H S tmi (jotn1 to li mi-n Uu.l ill drw dniiililw vlll 1ml lwn oj.f ! Iter rill vmr wliiln ulilpt-vnindt hinbb id off bin. lln'il vnnMtit !"...

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

irouEy of vvvitus. A Curt"' Camp f I'atelumtiuns and Tram Ui rU Mill Outtta.) geen at bor best on ouo of those in- numerable saints' days when she docs Bo work beyond tricking herself out in fine clothes and assisting her mother to dispense hospitality the Cyprian dnm- looks like a musquerado heroine uhatovvrbe her station. She weaves np her hair with gold coins twists it. pluits it and contrives with a red ami yellow kerchiof a head dress which looks like a turban but is mude top- heavy by being surmounted with nn embroidered niuffiu cap and tassel. She wears buggy breeches sky-blue or pink buh descend to tho knee the 'rest of the legs and feet being bare except hen to honor company she relnctnntlv dons a pair of babouches in whicli she (eels nucomfortublo. She is generally (at and wears a short jacket profusely braided which does hot reach to hoi vttiut. She- rouges and whiten her creamy complexion till it looks like Un- files of a w imago; she paints bar eye- brows deep bhick.'an...

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

Wife ChlMrr. Frled. i iibwk.iirHiirtwiUioiwMrrf. nU4. I i n. ii.. ml -ht bit for eaah Borlil Inttnilt ...... i ...i.. of lilt a kfn4 lodiltw reltnie ( Abd tllparl IMbrta llteiua;t-wii ret and frltbdt. Iu tain ' '' wiitoUlMd kt wat ekttt! rorliullct dltlnt could not compttt IU tndtj Tbt tcntait of m ui't ptniuea bo twora wat d I"1'' . . . M11.. For earlbb.ee. .... wlttt. If.. cbllJr... tnd Irltndt. If lbs dock of our bli.ilt lo Hunger bandttttt. td Tli foada. III steered oft lo bankruptcy ends; tulib. burl Uaueiblllt ttblcb. ro uev.r 'pro- tested nhtn drown oo Ike Urns of wife children nd frlendt .TkMfkMlrilllllowln llfao djln tinbtrt. Ikrdoelh-wouiidtd Ur wbo hit eolort d. IVudt l-ropti tear of regret be dying remembers flow blessed wot kit komo wilh-wllo child- mo tnd frlendi. Tbe toldltr wboto deeds llt Immortal In tlory Whoa date lo lor dlilool lotltudct tends Wttk transport would barter old ages ol glory For on koppy dy wlth-wlle children tod Irlends. Tkomat Slrt. flcnortl Joo L...

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

TTTY an i s J.ree rress I. II. JULIAN ii Provo All Things i Hold Fast that which Is Good." PKOP1UETOH. VOL. VIII. SAN MARCOS HAYS CO. TEXAS MARCH 15 1879. NO. 17. TV . viarco Free Press. I'UCLIsnCD EVERY SU'UltDAY BY ISA AO fl. JULIAN" It wta 'l Letter ahouid bo Addressed. Office East b'iJo of Plusa. BAT Ed OF SUBSCRIPTION : ..19 00 .. 1 tt .. .- Ji Xttf MOtttb " ? ar. mouth. RATK3 OF ADVERTISING. mo. S mo. ( mat. 12 mat t 4.00 1 S.OO I 10.00 00 1 10.00 1 15 00 8.00 1 12.00 i ao.ou 10.00 10.00 30.00 20.00 1 30.00 I 6 .00 34.00 6 J 00 I 70.00 Stulneaa Carde on inch or leaa on yr tS.OO Urda In Bu.lueaa Directory one yer f i 00 Legal and Ireoelent Advertisement will be hargrd On. Dollar per atjuare for lb flrat In- irtlon. nd Fifty Cent pr aquera for; ach addi- tional tiiaerlion. A aquar U the apace of one Inch fractional aquare will b counted a full qur. Lreat end Buelneet Ntlet will be charged ten lent! 0" line for the flral Ineertlon and eight eerU per liue for each additional Inier...

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

ii : f : ? 'S J-uUlixhr.il Every Saturday. I. H. JULIAN' Editor. HAN MAiWOS. . . . TEXAS TEXAS TOPICS. Mr. Fiiibiy' HHl Punch bill was defeated iu the Texas legislature lust Saturday. Ilrouhum bos eight churches mid lie ninth one is now iu course of con- struction. It in mraorcd thut tho Texas Cen- Inil contemplates buying tho Dalian and Wichita. . Times are so hard in this city that the butchers "re about the only business man who cau muke both ends meat. Tho Texas legislature had tho good enc to refuse to udopt a proposition t adjourn (or the purpose of attending Mardi Grus at Galveston. den. Wcstfall recently captured five beavers on the Colorado river m Burnett county and another party cap- tured twenty-live during the punt win- ter. At Weimor Colorado county eggs Hro wiling ut 5 cents per dozen ; chick- ens 10 cents each; butter 12 cents i.er pound; lard 7 cents per pound; sweet potatoes 35 cents per bushel and corn 00 cents per bushel. Tho Fort Worth Democrat reports the findi...

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

India Rubber. Ad interesting aooount U given by Robert Cross of the methods adopted in Brawl for obtaining the gum from the India-rubber trees. We glean afew foot thorefrom : la the investigation of this subject I traveled over a vast extent of wide for- rat country much divided by miry hoi- 0.g and tidal gapos which stretched Jong the banks of the river Grania. Although it is three tithes as large as the Thames at London bridgo it is not to be seen on any ordinary map. In the region alluded to thore were hundreds 0( trees wrought by different collectors each of whom had a eeporato piece of lam to work on. "The collectors begin to work immed- iately at daybreak or as soon as they can 800 to move about among tho trees. They say the milk flows mora freely and in greater quantity at early mom. I do not attach muoh importance to this utateraent but I have recorded it. An- other and more probable reason is that s the rain often fulls about two or flirco o'clock in the afternoon the tappi...

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

-. '. - . " I t... t .Pu.nv Magazine i hl K M MM PI PENT filFT 1 Free Press. " ISAAC iJULIAN Editor. e.A.1 TE3C A.3. SATURDAY ..MARCH 13. TO AIBI'I!I.IW. Till PUKE HtK ' I"1"" newppr and .dwrilKJ nwdluni an be. lu. 1..I ..thci u.. eo lb." Colin. ...d M.j .tn.o.lo . .l.o Drmoer.tlc li politic.. Only Wrier ol lb. count!. Mr. Matcna CM"l .rowing lui. of .m. Inhabllauta. wild on "hi 5rt bbw.y iud eti. rut. ltw of lb" I iit.rnnn.in.l IUIIro.d which ha. bun oomplctVd . Au.ll .. tb. capital of tn. Stat.. If Thirty mill" "d " ' ''i1nll M.17. .d will o. b. extind.dl.ll.il I.I.C.. It tl uotad lor II. relll.ui i..d idue.llon.l prlTt- l"ee.. and lb. int.r o Bit. century ind JXntcomn.uo.iyi .1.. for lb. celebrated h. lf a mil. ibwri. "blob boll op Irora ibi bowei. i l th. .irlh it ilie fool ol the mountain. forming h. Stn V.rco. H.er .d WjJ"j; r..i natural curlo.ity .ndiu Inriuauiilble water TdVirUilriB ig.nl. ind ede.rtlwra ..wrilly rtmnXu Ibi cV.u.itrV. wl" bi """ " In lb. proprietor of lb. r....

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