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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 15 January 1874

- • 3 OB =5 O W 00 o 5 & a •pN £ I © 3D 'CJ c . 08 ' oe © >> •*} 3D OB 3 53 FN >1 s ® C\ 0D ft s3 *N x -t-3 s3 5C ► © > u © •ft 05 © A #\ 0D 6 .ts s © p* 3D = 3D •N f 1 g § a «\ 3D u a3 © *cs § - —- m 30 Cv h s3 © £ fa © ■© fl P c\ ir s I © 9Q 5 3 © s 53 0 © i ■M I •% OB fa p< £ © B © >■ S3 iC 0 i © © 53 •S 00 fa - © •M © **4 W 0 8 fa © a -< 1 £ ■ © © © a «\ © © 53 a 3B 0 fa P VOL. YI—NO. 109 HOUSTON, TEXAS, THURSDAY MORNING, JANUARY 15, 1874. PRICE TEN CENTS. I DAILY MERCURY .1. Ii. BAKER, PROPRIETOR. EDITORS: J". H. BAKEB, J. S. WILSON K. R. Cheeaboroagh, Business Hsasfer. Rates or Subscription: DAILY ME at! 0 BY, Oas Vest $10 00 DAILY MEBCUBY, Six Months S 39 D aILY MEBCUBY, Three Months. 3 TS oah.Y MERCURY, One Month. 1 00 WEEELY MKBOCBY. One Yen.... < 00 Bates of Advertising. DAILY. OS* INCH. 1 MO. 2 uas 3 woe. • SOS 12X0* *8 00 $14 00 $18 00 $30 00 $SP 00 Daily and Weekly K on Dally tes Every •ther da* X of Daily rates. Weekly Jtf *>• Diilv rates...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 15 January 1874

DAILY MERCURY RH THE ONLlf IXREPODEST PAPEK I 1ST T E X. A 3 . Possessing tht' iingest Circulation —AMO.VG— MERCHANTS AND PROFESSIONAL MSN OF ANY PAPER IN THE STATE. .4.9 VKRTISING RATES: [BT INCHES OJTLT.J SB* lack, one montt $ 8 00 Q*« jack. Hre m*ntb* 14 0 Ob« it oh, tiuee zsonUis 19 0J Chi iich, lix-mo-otai.... SO (A Ct.« inch, rwei™ mont * SO 00 9« fisdte&ms of itsnM «!ze of actvertiic- Ro «tb«r imtM accepted by us. 0*t friends will mto thenuetvo* and oi feeoysmoe by bearing in mind that WB HITS HO OTHER BATCS. TO THE PRESS OF TEXAS. Those newspapers using patent eatsicles or insides can have them ; supplied in siza and quantities to /suit, with the latest State, Ha tional and General News. If th«y desire politics as a part ot the reading matter, strict ob- servance will be paid to their peculiar political belief. Terms reasonable and prices low. Send orders at once to The Mercury, Houston. THURSDAY, ... - JAN. 15, 1874 THE POLITICAL MTOATIOS. The letter from President Gran...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 15 January 1874

y TgKPKKATUK!^4AK. 14, 1874? JOES AT C. wTfEBCAT k CO., JEWEXM8. SI MATS STEETT. •3 o c!o> *. A. >1 3 o*U-c> A. >'.--- i2o'c'.cei, &I.... • 5 o'clock, P. SJ.... 6 o'clock. F. K u F 47 .. «* 43 .. ... 47 ...... 4<? © 5C S o s i£ S © S3 eS V •<-* ■s- © © © © i— £ © © £ © ss © © © •iM a •i-* u © t- © Entirely Satisfactory To the public are the Mezzotint Pho- tographs now being made by Barr & Wright. For large heads, bust picture#, copies, &a. no other style of pictureTcan equal them. You get a good likeness without showing any freckles or pimples. "We also make all other styles of Photo- graphs equal to thp very best. But re- member that the Mezzotint Photograph is made onjr in Houston by jan!3-tf BARR & WRIGHT. We take pleasure in calling the atten- tion of our largo li^t of patrons in the city of Austin that when visiting Galveston they can obtain their return tickets and have their baggage checked through at the Railroad ticket office of Starr S. Jo...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 15 January 1874

Jsp® f - DAILY IERCUBY TEXAS SEWS. Marion County,—The nav- igation to Jefferson is to be im- proved by a lock and dam some- where between that place and Shreveport Jefferson has just received its first shipment of cot- ton from Texarkana A negro teamster pnmmeled a white team- ster in Jefferson the other day. ... .Jefferson is crowded with banko gentry and confidence sharps Two men, Rice and Hennessy, who were of the con- fidence order, had a fight last week in Jefferson, and Rice shot Hennessy in the leg and Hen- nessy chewed off a bit of Rice's ear. Smith County.—Tyler now has a daily paper, the Reporter, a neat little sheet. Long may it wave... .Tyler had a fire alarm "Triday night: only a chimney on lire... .The Tyler Reporter has a we ing-cake poet. jJEUj County.—Quite a num- ber of immigrants have been passing through this county, of late, many of them stopping Beiton has not a vacant house in it, and the demand for houses is gj sat Beiton is to have a new paper, to be publish...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 16 January 1874

j VOL. VI—NO. 110. HOUSTON, TEXAS. FRIDAY MORNING. JANUARY 16, 1874. PRICE TEN CENTS. SQ iSt : DAILY MEECURT = ■*« eS 2 a * *8 © 5C C as s 3D -+• 3D 5 55 € J. H. BAKEH, PROPRIETOR. EDITORS!: S. H. BAKER J. H. WILSON tr. K. Cbees borough, Bnsiness Uui|er. Rates of Subscription: DAILY IfEriCCBY, Ou V«u $10 00 DAILT MBRCUBY, Six Months B 35 DxIL" MKBOUBY, Throe Months 1 T5 PAILT MERCURY, One Month. 1 00 WEEKLY MBBCURT, One Year 3 00 Rates of Advertising. DAILY. OS* CHCB. 1 MO. 2 nos 3 noa. j6 hob. 113 nos $8 001 €14 00 $15 0030 Op] $50 00 Daily and Weekly < on Daily rates Bvery sther day S °r Daily rate*. Weekly J£ of D*ilv rates. . All articles for publication should he ad- dressed to the Houston Mercury. All Advertisements and Conunnnications oh business should be addressed to the Business Manager. Compliance with these roles 1*111 Insare promptness and prevent errors and deters. SOTICE. Gexeral Agktt.—Thos. Melntyre it our General Agent fir Louisiana and Alabama. Courtesies shown...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 16 January 1874

DAILY MERCURY a—— . - THE 9*Lf l.tDEPODEST PAPEB X 1ST «37 HJ Z2SL £= - P* ifs>in; tin largest Circulation —AMONG— SfftRCHANTS AND PROFESSIONAL MBN OF ANY PAPERS THE STATE. — • itTBSTISIKG RATES: [IT INCHES OSXT.J tMtict, cm moatk— | 8 CO •e*lack, t*e m«ntk* 14*0 #>• tires aonth* 13 01 Ok* t e&, six'taocta* SO 00 •se ie«h, twelve moat 30 CO Ss &ad«e4*M of iiM *n ilze o* advertitc- fm Bo «tScr rates accepted by u . On? friends win *• ihaauelrts and u Ma by bearing in mind th\t ws ukvu ho otitkb bat 43 TO THE PRESS OP TEXAS. Those newspapers^using patent •utsides or insides can have them supplied in siza and quantities to suit, with the latest State, Ka tional and General News. If they desire politics as a part ot the reading matter, strict ob- servance will be paid to their peculiar political belief. Terms reasonable and prices low. Send •rders at once to Thb Mercury, Houston. FKIBAT, - - - - JAN. 16. 1874 Our New Orleans correspond- ence from "Thistle," published to-da...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 16 January 1874

: N Chumwmi Mb TEXAS SEWS. Houston County.—House wives have commenced garden- ing generally Pork selling at five dollars per hundred. The weather has been balmy and beautiful for some time past Granges are being formed Crockett has a brass band.. -The steam gin and grist mill of J. Or- merod, in Crockett, was burned last Thursday. The loss was about $1500. m Marion County.—The peo- ple ot Jefferson are so gentle that deer swim their bayous within the corporate limits Dog fights are the sources of excitement and amusement for the Jefiersouites. Don Al- phonso de Sou, Knight of the Pen to His Royal Highness King Comus, has arrived in Jefferson, and is making preparations for the visit of his royal master to that burg The Democrat says an Indian standing on the cor- ner of the Ward block and Polk street, was run against by a dray and had his neck broken. That same Indian was standing in the self same place last No- vember to our certain knowl- edge. That Indian had more brass on his fa...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 16 January 1874

sag— - ^ - ■ * •;•> -'■ ■ : -..,• y llaSi W&gm -SfjJg «SW 4ft m 3PSE S3 K © i c* © m 5S OD = "g © cc MP © s fc£ a § © —H ss S3 w © S © © £ © Hi •© s5 © V a< © S3 o © •S -<-a SS DAILY 1ERCUET —— —■egg TSiiMPBitlA r«K -JXS. 15, *4. "i„RJCN AT C, W, PESCAT A CO., JEWELEBS- •81 HAl« STBSST. 6 o'clock, a. m I cA'rci A. M. 12 o'clock. M . 3 o'clock, P. K 6 <.'clo^k, P. M.«... PfhT«:h«tt. 43 ....•■•• «I 40 .... ... 38 37 Eutlreiy Satisfactory To the public are the Mezzotint Pho- tographs now being made by Barr 4 Wright. For larsre heads, bust pictures, copies, Ac., no other style of picture can equ.tl them. You get a good likeness withtmt showing any freckles or pimples. We abo make all other styles of Photo- graphs equal to the very best. But re- member that the Mezzotint Photograph is made only in Houston by janlS-tf BARK 4 WRIGHT. We take pleasure in calling the atten- tion of our large list of patrons in the city of Austin that when visiting Galveston they can obtain th...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 17 January 1874

aBKHEaagaw*' HlliH w Mfigg F I $ i 2 > •*a sc V 1© •S ao p. S3 W «\ es a? •\ SB © o Im .8 0D © « • CO © c & OD 3 3D i © I & § = «\ OD u «3 "© ts a es VOL. VI—NO. Ill HOUSTON, TEXAS. SATURDAY MORNING. JANUARY 17, 1874. PRICE TEN CENTS. ! DAILY MERCUET 3 J. II. BAKER. PROPRIETOR. M 1 ■ S KBITOKS: e j. h. baker. j. h. wilson K. B. Cteeeeborough, Bnilii«M lUMgw. . ltates of Subscription : DAILY MEHODRY, Ob* Sear $16 00 DAILY MBBCURY, Six Montha 5 95 DULY MEBOUBY, Three Months...... 9 75 DAILY MERCURY, One Month. 1 00 WEEKLY MERCURY. One Yrar >00 •f Advertising. DAILY. on txcH. 1 mo. 3 *08 13 MOA 6 *08. 13 xoe j, 8 00 s I 3 3 IS DO ad UbliCI U«J 7% V* * ' Dallv rates. f All articles for publication should e dressed to the Houston Manor. Compliance with these rules will Insmre promptness and prevent errors and delays. LETTER FROM NEW ORLEANS. *■< —— © The New Or'eans Papers—The Sew 5 Canal -The Auditor—Absent - i Members—Talk Concern* © in? a Sew Election. £ «■> u 93 ©...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 17 January 1874

DAILY MERCURY the on|,v ixdfpesdest papek IN TEXAS Psssessins lh < t a> eest t'irenlatioii ***£ —--rrr=r t''3- M BROS ANTS AND PROFESSIONAL MBN OF ANY PAPER IN THE STATE. AJITSKTISI56 BATES: [*T IXODES OST.Y. j . * 8 on '4 0 iso" ;-0 <«.' 50 CO dsdoctiooa of I*tea oa ize o: •dvsrlUe- OA* lach, one moatb •** Uch, t* month> .. 1 t&rae months.. lee ieci, tx'taonto .... •jm inch, twelve mont if® Ho other rates accepted by as. Our frtancU w:Il sato" ihsm-w to* and in ansoyaaca by bearing in mind thv WS mvs SO OTHER BAT £S TO THE PRESS OF TEXAS. Those newspapers using patent •ntsides or insides can have them supplied in size.4ind quantities to suit, with the latest State, ISTa tiohal and General News. they desire politics as a part 6i the reading matter, strict ob- servance will be paid to their peculiar political belief. Terms reasonable and prices low. Send •rders at once to The Meecoey, Houston. B VIEW OF THE SITUATION. SATURDAY, JAN. 17. 187* curing. w-~- : 4 There is ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 17 January 1874

DAILY .■& tilQI iCUSY Boari and lodging, or board by the day be had oa reasonable terms, at the A a 2>tn v comer of Rusk aw residence of Juag premises, or addre; ^ ton. References strangers. ivia streets, opposite Toble. Apply on the O. Box 370, Hous- Jiven and required "from janl7-lw# We take pleasure in calling the atten- tion of our large list of patrons in the ^ , different towns on the line of tho. Tu Texas Central and International Rail- PP road that when visiting Galveston they can obtain their jpturn tickets and ^ have their baggage jnecSH through at the Railroad ticket office of STARR S. JONES, 160 Tremont street, a very convenient lo- cation, under the Opera House in that city. janlT—tf Entirely Satisfactory To the public are the Mezzotint Pho- tographs now being made by Barr & Wright For large heads, bust pictures, copies, 4a. no other style of picture can equal them. Tou get a good likeness withont showing any freckles or pimples. We also make all other styles...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 17 January 1874

EH ■ -v mSe OB DAILY 1EECUET TKXAS NEWS. Montgomery Cottntt.—Hog thieves in.est this county and depredate npou the farmers' sup- plies of fattening hogs. Go for them vd th the goaded pole of the law, and send some of them to Hnntsville A bran new justice of the peace has had to try a.woman for shooting at a man, and believing she was not guilty of any offense, he dis- charged her. Smith County.—The young folb3 are enjoying themselves with balls, parties and weddings. That is right. "Go it while you are young,, for when you are old you can't." Tyler boasts of the number and quality of her churches and schools. Good things tohavein any community. Tyler is grumbling a little about the dullness up there in business. Hopkins' County—Has had thirty-two weddings recently The Gazette, after a short suspen- sion, has resumed again, with Mr. W. B. Foster as associate editor, Col. Wm. Wortham, the editor and proprietor of ihe paper, being a member of jthe Fourteenth Legislature Dan Morgan, Jr....

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 18 January 1874

■fhm OQ VOL. VI—NO. 112. HOUSTON, TEXAS. SUNDAY MORNING. JANUARY 18, 1874. PRICE TEN CENTS. S"'Wi (V>*f (N U9 £ * A •** f* ► l§§ i 'O e 83 s "♦a oo DAILY MERCURY J J. H. B-A. KER, PROPRIETOR. XD1TVIM: J. H. BAITER J. g. WILSON K. K. Cheosborough, Buatneaa Jhupr. Rates of >atmcrtption: •AILY UKUDBT, One i?u 916 00 DAILY MERCURY, SI* Months • 33 DAILT'MERCURY, Three Months...... 2 75 DAILT MERCURY, On* Month.. 1 Oo WEEKLY MERCURY. One Iw, *00 Rates of AdrertlHinjf. DAILY, •mi nrcH. 1 M0.j2 *08 |S KO*. • atos. 12X08 * 8 00|$14 ooj*ia 00 $30 00 CO iAUJUa fWJliJ ^ uu wuj •ther du X of Daily ratea. Weekly H of D*Uv rates. All srticles for publication should he ad- dressed to the Houston Msbcukt. All Advertisements and Communications on business should be addressed to the Business Manager. Compliance with these rules will lnsare promptness and prevent errors and delays. $ i. «3 * m •V OS ► © .2 •pM aDi O W OB E © * ^ PS « ©« OB 3 ac wv 1 2 w i s cS £ 55 p~* 6 "S a as a *- «N h 98 © S...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 18 January 1874

•f DAILY MERCURY TilK ONLV lXIiKPF.SDEST I'iPEK x isr a? e: .a. s= - Possessing lis* lat gest Circulation —AMO.VG— merchants and professional V ' MEN OF ant paper in the state. A I> V E H TI SING KATES: [ET IXCHES OXLT.j .Oa iacfe, on® monrt S 8 CO ♦$ 9taeh, t~-o inoatSs ...... 14 0 Qas 1 0% tbrse roon!i 0' ®*s« ioch, «ii*aorit3S SO t'J ' ©ne tn«h, twolre rnoct 60 00 So deductions of rite* oa size of vivertlsa- . asat3. So etfeer rates sccpp'od by ns. BPP On* ftiands will mto ibem*s:Y«3 sii u> aanoTRncs toy bearing ia mind thit WE HITS rro 0T3EB BAT33 to the press of texas. Those newspapers using patent eutsides or insides can have them supplied in siza and quantities to suit, with the latest State, Naf tional and General News. Ii( they desire politics as a part ot the reading matter, strict ob- servance will be paid to their peculiar political belief. Terms reasonable and prices low. Send orders at'once to The Mercury, Houston. ^ SUNDAY, - - - JAN. 18. 1874 We are indebted to...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 18 January 1874

m y? & S -r. S % i p I fci p © 1-H s S3 V at £ 1 >3 c 32 -■ <© S o © >p •W S3 c P o •)■* 3^ : © GC « TS U © © iM © K © © £a © © e* .<*3 5c «P © © 55 su ac £D © •3d xs ■j&f p © ac • < © mM mt © +3 s © X b/> tm 55 -£ © i- © i- P © © 3D DAILY 1EEGUET Boari and lodging, or board by the day can be had on reasonable terms, at the .corner of Rusk ami Travis streets, opposite Residence of Judge Noble. Apply on the ^semises, or address P. O. Box 370, Hous- ton ^'References given and required from strangers. janl7-lw* We take picaauro in calling the atten- tion of our large list of patrons in the different towns ot the line of the Texas Central and International Rail- road that when visiting Galveston thcy can obtain their return ^tickets and h'tve their baggage checked through at the Railroad ticket office of STARR S. JONES, 160 Trc-mont street, a very convenient lo- cation, under the Opera House in that city. ; janl7-tf Batlrcty Satisfactory To the public are the M...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 18 January 1874

' CjT - - ■ y-r- ,.r- _ - - ®H| mm i".-/ r «fe KM-a DAILY 1EECUEY NIL OESPKRAKDVM. BY ch ' ni.ES if. SOBTOX. Why iflidnldmy heart grow faint ? Oh! wiiv-should it flatter and pine. Whoa her*cheek ia aflamo at ardent words From more eloquent lips than mine ? Why should tny soul grow dark • When sho coldly sweeps me by; When no lovelight, lit by a gentle voice, Leaps into her splendid eye ? . .• / . • Should a man bo a childish thing- Should a man's heart shrink from fate, Though that fate be loss of a woman's lore. And black with* the frowns of hate? Forget all her dazzling ways— Turn away from her starry eye?, And with tight shut teeth, and a man's ' bold strength, Hunt the world for a nobler prize. ' I'd rather my heart would break, And my eyes be wet with teys, Than to «oop from my manhood's royal throne For bliss in a love like her's. ■* . t • ..an 13 proud, and brave, and true; Woman fickle, false and fair. His vows are sacred as Holy Writ; Her's fly on the empty air. ... Henee a...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 20 January 1874

a 3 § a 3D - m. YI—NO. 113 s HOUSTON, TEXAS, TUESDAY MORNING, JANUARY 20, 1874. PRICE TEN CENTS. <N © U 8 & 5 T3 s g « 3D TS a 53 OD od od 5 08 j* V © 3D a, sS oq 53 3D O i DAILY MEEGURY J. H. BAKER, PROPRIETOR. EDITOB8: J. H. BAKER J. H. WILSON E. R. Cheesborough, Business lbui*cer. Rates of Subscription: DAILY MEBOUBY, Ob* Tear $10 00 DAILY MEBOUBY, Six Month! S 26 DAILY MEBOUBT, Three Months. 2 75 DAILY MZBCURY, One Month.. 1 0(i WEEKLY MEBOUBY. One Year s 00 Rates of Advertising. DAILY. ' J1 mo. ! 2 nos 3wm. 6 xos. 13 nos on* ikch. jf g 00j$14 00 S •o f-4 $90 00 $50 00 Daily and Weekly X on Daily rates Every ether day X t Daily rates. Weekly X of Daily rate*. * f All article* for publication should fce ad- dressed to the Houston Hkrctot. All Advertisement# and Communications on business should be addressed to the Business Manager. Compliance with these rules will insure promptness and prevent errors and delays. • NOTICE. General A&ent.—Thos. Melntyre« our General Agen...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 20 January 1874

MB mm m DULY MERCUEY T3E ©XL* INDEPENDENT PAPEK 13sr i* in x j*l. e=. Possessing the largest Circulation —among— MERCHANTS AND PROFESSIONAL MEN OF ANY PAPEE IN THE STATE ABTEKTISISfi BATK5: [bt isches okly.J Oas Inch, t-ne montt -----. } SCO Oil iach, t vo month a 11 - 0 One I e\ three months 18 0 > Oao inch. six'mantis ;-:0 «tl One inch, twelTe moot r 80 00 No deducting of tales on siae of sdvertiw- No ether rates accepted by o>. Oar friends will un themselves and n« •anoyance by bearing in mind th wz hivs so othfb bates TO THE PRESS OF TEXAS. Those newspapers using patent •utsides or insides can have them supplied in siza and quantities to suit, with the latest State, Na tional and General News. If they desire politics as a part 01 the reading matter, strict ob- servance will be paid to their peculiar political belief. Terms reasonable and prices low. Send orders at once to The Mercury, Houston. TUESDAY, ..... JAN. 20, 1874 "ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL." The belligerent Davis ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 20 January 1874

SS 3 N • O 9 SS SB S — fir* =3 © © cc SS- o a be ss © V A sS « © S3 DAILY MERCURY is © t-3 S3 s3 © © WH s- Ph © «■* © © mm 5 -i-3 u © 0D © >s t- © r*~ © cfi © -4-3 © <3 so ^S5 © © 25 «) ac • «< u ***. bT) O rw CC +3 =3 © H 5C w mmt © Fine Twcine. Dr. & 0. Yot cine Matter. Hil ler's, near tlie Los ha3 some fresh Yac- Bce is at Col. N. Fnl- jan29-3c Board and lodgfhg, or board by the day can be had on reasonable tereas, at the corner of Rusk and Travi3 streets, opposite residence of Judge Noble. Apply on the premises, or address P. 0. Box 370, Hous- ton. References given and required from strangers. janll-lw* "We take pleasure in calling the atten- tion of our large list of patrons in the different towns on the line of the Texas Central and International Rail- road that when visiting Galveston they can obtain their return tickets and have their baggage checked through at the Railroad ticket office of STARR S. JONES, 16C Tremont street, a very convenient lo-' cation, under...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Houston Daily Mercury — 20 January 1874

DAILY MERCURY OUR WASHINGTON IETTEK. "Washington, Jan. 14. Special Correspondence Mebcurt : The Texas question, as it is called here, has created nmch less feeing, and caused very t little more excitement here, out- side of the circle of Texans now in the city, than might have heen expected from such a condition of affairs. That the late election was in violation of the several clauses of the Constitution is scarcely doubted by any one of either party who has become ac- quainted with the Constitu- tion of the State. The difficulty is that Governor Davis has acted in the matter in such a manner that all his friends 'admit him in the wrong. He approved the act of the Legisla- ture providing for the calling of the election with all the provis- ions of the Constitution on the subject before him; and not only this, but he, as Governor, called the election and ordered the same to be held at the time it was held, and then he became a candidate at said election for the highest office in the...

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