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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Austin weekly statesman. — 7 January 1886

.. ,V TEXAS TIDINGS.' V , ' . ' "' " ' " ' ... i. k. Kiran, .ae of the- oldest ncvt t -"pap.-r muu in Vhu Ltate, though young r.ii haud.sor;w in yeat-s.Stalesnian. 4 Ojod I .oid! how this world is given to flattery. Palestrae Advocate. . We kuew yon would be jealous, but the truth had to be epoken end a line drawn somewhere. " t , , , . .With Ihis isUJ Is completed the thirty second volniue'bf the Palestine Advocate. Istt blinhod 'in January, 1851, the Advo cate lius.-vith the exoeption of four years' ui-f. Vision during the war, been a con 1 visitor to the homes and firesides of ' 't? j, i'JS'ad of patrous for thirty-six vintj. .axpeots so to continue its week ly v; .'.' ; long hs it is sufficiently snp pwrteV ' '. nainuiued by an appreciative public A .('"e'htifttf Advocate. Tbe editor of ' tho Palestine Advocate, li4.wm at his . case ever since he f.rfci. hii paper .in 1851, except the four year hti was in ' he war, learned his trade of .'tfaj'r Dan licGary's youngest son. Tha Ga...

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. — 7 January 1886

AUSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN. THURSDAY, JANUARY 7 1886. WEEKLY STATESMAN. AV.sTIN TKXAS. TIIVmDAY. ..ISl"AHY T, lt6. Mil. V. A. SC'Orr U In charge f the city snb wripti.m department of Tiik Ktatkmiax, and all torn plaint nr notice of chanjjru f iven to him, or left at this 7iiv, will Iip pri.mpt attention. Suhserilier wlui do not revive their paper reu ),r!.T, are re.iiieted Ui notify the office. Carrier boja aro notalh.wd to MI paper. KATKS OH l'IIS( KIl'TION. hatch or hl-iiwiimhok to tiik haii.t: Oally per annum, H paid In advance $10.00 Daily per moiifi ' Weekly fvr annum In ailvar.ee V 110 Sample coplea aent free on application. Addrewi KTATKSM AN ITIil.lSHIXd CO. Wm. I'. Uaineh. President and Manaeer. Calvin Kattkiikikld, Vice President. Pkttom Biiowm. Hecretarr. Ir mat not be amiss, at the coinnienc raent of the year, to thank our friends for their influence in extending the circula tion of the Daili una Wkkkli Htatksmak. We Imve said very little about it, but per haps no other pap...

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. — 7 January 1886

AUSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN, THURSDAY, JANUARY 7,1886. - :; r . s a f l-- 1 0; ', f ! ' "A 4- 7 m sl y I 1 " f , ', '.1;, L;::ciV t i ) THE: FATHER SPEAKS. BRIEF, INTERVIEW WITH MR. JAMES PIIILEIPS. ME stoutly denies the guilt of his Wounded SONS ; Yesterday morning's Statesman contain ed a report to the eifect tkat James Phil- . lips, jr., husband of Mrs. Eula Phillips, who was murdered Christmas eve night, ; HAD BEEN ABBESTED on a warrant issued from Justice von ' Rosenberg's court. In this the repor ter was incorrectly informed. The ar rest was made upon a charge sworn out , by at deeotive, that he committed the awful deed. The young man is in such a physical condition from the effects .of the wounds received on his head, . V .. . THE . NIGHT OF THE MUEDJ1E, that he oannot give any intelligent ao- j- count of the affair. In his deliriums he sometime) says a peddler with a big pack did it, then again he says some one else did it. His father, Jumes Phillips, j'Sr., who has lived here f...

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. — 7 January 1886

7 1 H Jr. 'KMUm.-' FISTitL fUA.TKE. Ju.irti. lr., cf thi S'ia Mur 'iw Yt aUii Mr. M. Hull, tidltiir of tic it. of tKo snme jdat, hvc 1 i feet of the .tm'rij of tLa fornmr 6 ! 'Uonn.. ro' Jio, luiU lUvj uuat a iv,. Ore ra t t Irnve II V I been In very clone quarter, both ,Sf roUud down the atepi together in it rut le, neither of them can be consid tir' J 4erj dangerous with the derringer hf.a '. i rolver, mile either pintol happens to tro off accidentally nnd wounds the i.iim that has it in posnettnion. ''i bag pardon hovever for jcHting a.nv.t -inch a aerlou matter. We regret ri'u-'"ingly to hear of anything of the l i i! i jenring between men wlione duty it is t sell as mnch by example as theory. 1 "i ' innot always control their tempers v. i . !, aied almost beyond endurance and if : CO1; : V. '(." , Hull, who seems to have been the Ive party, felt offended at the of the Free Tress and vinced he could not rend that ia- j.i- ..'i,! control his temper, ho might have to 'tid iclief f...

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. — 7 January 1886

AUSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN. THURSDAY, JANUARY 71886. .TJ- I t r s ' COUNTY FINANCES. COLLECTOR MORRIS' QUAR- TEItLY REPORT. TREASURER JERNIGAVS SEMI ANNUAL. STATEMENT. Following is the quarterly report of occupation taxes collected by A. R. Mor ris, county collector of Tvavis county, for the quarter ending December 31, 1885: , Billiard tables Beer license ; '.. Cotton buyers .... Dentists Land agents Lawyers : Liquor dealers, retail Liquor dealers, by quart. ..." Livery stable keepers Merchants, commission " sixth class " seventh . . . ; Pddlers, foot Auctioneers Bill posters Gas companies Hobby horse ' Merchants, second class " third class " fifth class Peddlers, with one horse Pawnbrokers Photographers , Circus.. . 1 Concerts ' Exhibitions '. Total amount collected, state, $10,750 " " county, 6,370 Grand total of all occupations collected.. $18,120 Following is the semi-annual statement of Mr. A. J. Jernigan, county treasurer, for six months, ending December 31, 1885: I - KECK1ITS. C...

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. — 7 January 1886

;r:f. - f t-: 4.5 ! i II . I : i ' : I v. r- I -I j I 1 ' r . i ' ' ! ' . V Jv ' , j il ". & y, 1 4 I ; "4 I- ft' , i.. M CATTLE CLATTER. I'F.KSONAIj I'OINT.S vni nkv sv M ;(;Krs. IIA11.V Kdl'ND-ri' UV TIU!SI All-i MAX TKAII. MAN'. T,!h SRl'l'ta knur. ti.ii mndft hr Mm- editor of TI.e fi. tli Cocord to III mi iriuitinn f round h;s been Ciriuriujf P provi d by Ktocliiion a'l i atorlc jnnrn;iU. ! Rtoc!( Ji'iirnid Htiv-,: T!,f m land atrip, often called "A i i V J iun1," .is ailuated in the heart of fit I'nc' laud on the continent. M,nii.i'i lv wnlred by Braver creek .vi ,! if' !.il...fries and thickly paatured r ! ii 1 1' i i ) fllo mid (jrnmiiia (traaaeH, it n "',) iil.i' oxe of thone countrieH you : i I iii. mt. The atrip i n portion of the ,,. , ,-r , .-j f-,i id to the United States by I :,: Lr. ). It conipii.ses r,7U) nquiire mi!' '-. ii .,07:$ iierci, and uudr lis ... -i.l ' ,:. r.iln' w.'J. :itioim, in capable of well hiw . 250,000 head of ran(? ct h) haa never been attache...

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. — 14 January 1886

ATTSTIN- mm JL mm- .u.rp,A, r "ill 'Cell-41 $ drjlce ' rifled, ,. May, mt t;n-. : short H, loi:t r, f. 1ft .;-.o c ' - -T 'P'iL " " ' Ki: VGA OK TKXAS, MAKES A STKONdi SPEECH IX THE IIOl'SK. HIS AH K.VIti N M E X T O F. Til E 1 J ES I DEXTAXD THE ANTI-StL-'y VER DEMOCRACY. Wanhiniiton, January 11. A liuinlior of peti tions were presctited praying for suspension of sil""r coinage. Mr. Harrison reported favorably for the roni-liiiil-ie on tenitories on original liill to admit Da kota and provide for the organization of tlu terri tory of Lincoln. Mr. Knth r renewed the right to submit a minor ity import, if, after perusal and consideration of (lie majority report, he should conclude to do so. Air. Harrison, from the same committee, re ported adversely on the resolutions heretofore oilei id by Messrs. liutlcr and A'est, calling for in u .- s as to the organization of a state govern ment in Dakota. '1 lie resolutions were? placed on tiie i- ilendar. iVv. Morgan offered u resolution relat...

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. — 14 January 1886

AUSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN. THURSDAY, JANUARY 14.18S6. THE BUZZARD. HIE KKVKHKST COM) EVKli KNOWN IN TKXAiS, MKll- WllY UK LOW ZKKO. . MUCK ENS FKOZKV TO DKATII OX Til Kill HOOSTH AM) I'HJS IN TIIKIIt BKIIS. fperlarTIeleirram to The Statesman . Gai.vrhton. January.- The blizzard (lint struck the ritT last evening prevailed All night with nna hated fiirv, nil throughout the day people did nothitv' 'nnirh beside bug their stove and talk about Ilia Intensity of the rold. At (I o'clock this morning the thermometer registered USalwive rem. or VI ' below freezing point Thi I" the eolrioHt we. thr recorded here mnre the lgnal ser vice Htiition ha been etabllhed here, In 171. Tha coldest weather prior to thi wa IHS almve xero In Decemhor, I1'. The wind blew with mi average velocity of thirty five mile per tionr all last nig'.t and today, hilt I subsiding somewhat to night, with lgn of moderating. Ice formed on the small freb water lake down the Island to the tblikncn of three or four lnch--ome...

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. — 14 January 1886

AUSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN. THURSDAY, JAN UAU 1SSG. ; - TKX VS TIDINGS. (Salta tin Tribune. ' An exchange aska: "is there a personal dsrtl - There is, son, there is. He - has btyn doing . business in Austin for some time.;. W o Examiner. - i-V ill the Aistin murderers are at large. Ill In ;t blotch oa the escutcheon of the state thai ihess terrible crimes cannot be un r'ied. Jabipt.'Vaa Times. The allijitor trade is looming up again on the coast. This business has brought fcbout $75,XK) into the country within the lust two 7 Jars. , - ! sredoTiraes. " In Galveston they-tax a poor man for sll be is worth; and moderate the rate aa (l e assessmsnt mounts np into the thous o;ids. O, the rarity ot Christian charity ! I (niaon New. The atmosphere surrounding Donison is atill heavily charged with electricity, nd the forked fluid is liknly to strike the postoffioe at any moment. "Barkis is w llinV ,. . B.yan Enterprise. The Hendricks Monument association f Indianapolis, adopted a resolution to...

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. — 14 January 1886

K4 I, ( I ! -' t n It : i i f t - i "V I 4 l WEEKLY STATESMAN. Ai:HTIN TEXArt. THTKSI'AY. . JAM'AHY 14. IHWf It A TICS OK SI'HmCKII TiOX- One month Three niont.i.. Mix month' Twelve monlhfi. $ 1 nr ft.no , HUJH WKKKI.r. Rix moat's Twelve'itioiitlifl Invaiiiahi.y is A in a nck. Post,; free tn !l parts of tailed Matin and ( nmla. Ilemlt hy draft on untin, J'. . 11101117 order, pof UJ not, rirlHierel letter or e.tpiens- -Samplr . rnplo sent frm on appliistliin. All Paoteici Dukiivtimku at tiik Kximiiation . or tiib Tim: I'aiii roit. Hubwriber will please observe tin- dale on their wrapper.. Subscriber Llilni; address of paper eliMieed will state in tliHlr application toth the old and new aldrea. Mil. K. A. SCOTT In In i-hari; of the city nub criptioa department of Tux Ktatknman, and all romplainto or noticea of chaiiKeti Riven to lilm, or left at this o.llce, will have prompt attention. Subscriber who do not receive their paper rejni larljr, are requested to notify the office. Carrier ...

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. — 14 January 1886

1 : i A X fled do ' riot desire .to sever -their connection with the association, but obeying the instructions given me at the last annual meeting, until they are jiut square on the books at this meeting. I will be coinpellert to drop them from tiie roll. torae or tnem disclaim membership altogether.iind strange as it may appear, yet it is true, some of those very members' sat wim us in two conventions, served on tne committees, ana, in a few instances held ofllce hi the association. Others can not be found, because of my utter inabil ity to give correct postoffice addres For further and more explicit corres pondence upon this trail question, refer ence is made to the secretary's letter book which is made a part of this report. A two thousand dollar obligation was incurred, and this association did not have the funds to meet it. The services re quired of the a rent were faithfully per formed on his part, and failure to accom plish the ends in view was no fault of his We were in hono...

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. — 14 January 1886

I ay i;K!.V statesman. WAi :i TU : I'll Hi:ilTKlNTS. ' Tlu prohibition party, iu fact, the- tem perance party, which we Jo not menu to confound with the former party, lias bten unfortunnte ia having nrirnns and public picker';, whose zeal disturbed their judgment, ami whovr fanaticism com pletely blinded th'-m to nil fairness, lead in;; them to reckless personalities that has injuruii t.tm ler.r.ice. which s regard ns piu'i enus". The Taylor Citizen read via phiiipic for quoting from an exchange ft .-Utflmcnt. that over one hundred per kiiii .4 wore UTcsled in Atlanta, Georgia, on Christmas day. ami jatied for being drunk mill disorderly, nnd Tim STATKhM add ing: "And, still they claim that prohi bition probjbiis. The Tavtnr Citien suvs that in Ihr.t paragraph tin I V. I E IN wili'ullly mi tint prohibi-v'h-ct at At- led ihu ;ui!i! a it asserts lion had not g:in into l n.t.i. the Ihpir ti 1 1 having obtained an injunction (1,'aiMst t!ic execution hr. Wc were aware of thai and wen f t...

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. — 14 January 1886

AUSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN, THURSDAY. JANUARY 14,1886. THE LATE MURDERS. A FLAT DENIAL l-'KOM OSE OF AUSTIN'S HACK DRIVERS Thii Statesman mude every effort yes terday known to reportorial news-gatlier-ing to obtain possession of some solid facts about the lnte mysterious murdors, bnt in every instance the KrroisT rAiixD. Questiouir.tf and cross-examining prov ed of no avail, for if in his round, the reporter met any one who really knows anything, he wns sure not to "give it way." The readers of Thb Statesman roust be patient, tinder all the oircuin Htances. The truth is sure to come out, and the crimson clouds which have envel oped THESK DAMNABLE YuiMIIS will melt away before the warm sunlight of justice and law. Enough is believed to be known to justify this assertion. In the moan time, be vigilant and watchful scan closely every suspicious character, and, to quote a high official, 'if they cannot give a good and true account of them selves, one hour's notice) is sufficient time to ma...

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. — 14 January 1886

AUSTIN" WEEKLY STATESMAN. TIIUKSOAY, .1ANUAHV 11, wh GOVERNMENTAL. VP is coinc; ox is TIIK nr.i'Ai'.TM i:.'is. AN P.I'ITOMK I l'.U!KI TIIK OP XV II AT P.-Tllti) AY AIM 1(11,. WAS r .1 the Only toutino htif ine.i emits ot Mic comptroller s office estcr day. but il ki pt I hem busy, T:ie attorney general mid I,;, assistants wi n- busy drawing ji; legal papers and replying to numbeil.-.s lelti -is. ailiji.jf fur opinions 01. almost every subject. J here seems to be n wide-spiei.il belief that the attorn. general is to furnish opinions: in PTCrV CllSf) M fellow llU;. polls til get illtO, if he is only called .,n to do so. There never wis a givi'drr i rror. -it.. . i no iKiticHtioiiai ilcpn.ttnent reports about 7.')('U public school t ncli.-i-H in Ti xus. not bo perpetual. The lil t!.ing. a will be remember d, is about aouk tel!o or another who don't want his son tody a certain history used in one of tlic public sc'.ools. THE LAND UOAIID. The board held another secret meeting yesterday,-...

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. — 21 January 1886

FT WEEKLY STATESMAN ai on VOL. XV. AUSTIN, TEXAS, THURSDAY, JANUARY 21, 18S6. NO. 18. ) A' 1 n .5 Hi A LIVE ISSUE. 'rr.riEirs speech in the ; SEX AT K J X FA VO It OF SILVER COINAGE. INTl'.RESTINO ANALYSIS OK THE , M OULD'S MONEY, GOLD, SIL YEK AXD PAPER. hiNoton, January 10 Mr. Haw ley. from umitteeon inilitnryiiflaiia, reported a joint "lim appointing deiieral Jehu F. Hurtranft, msyhunia, as one of the managers of the na- i soldiers" home, in the place of (jenerul iic- iU, deceased. Passed. Morrill, from the committee on custom Hie . Iv-t . iC '.N tif,i:.l ( if'i Ml ho i-c investigations, ordered for the port of New York, to such other ports as the committee might deem best. Mr Harrison's resolution of yesterday, to admit It :. .Moody, of Dakota, to the floor of the senate, mis Uiid !et'ore the f-enate. Mr. Vest said lie yielded to no man In courtesy to a political or personal opponent, but thought the people whom Mr. Moody represented had not been courteous to the senate, and Mr....

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. — 21 January 1886

2 CATTLEJLATTER. . FOirUTII ANNUAL (SESSION TEXAS L1VK STOCK ASSOCIATION. ltorXIMNG CP Til K OM DKHTS AM CCTTIXG OCT It 1) STdCK 1A I.LAS GETS TIIK . KXT MKKTINC SECOND DATS PROCEEDINGS. The association met promptly at the appointed time, and was called to ordf r bj the president, John N. Simpson, of Dallas. Mr. North moved to dispense with call ing the roll of members.' Carried. Mr. Maddox moved, that in view of the very excellent and correct report of the preceding day 'a proceeding contained in the Statesman, that the rending of the name be dispensed with, as every member can procure a copy. Carried. THE DENVER MEETING. The chair laid before the meeting, for information, the following telegram: Denver. Col., Jan. 12, lHHfi. linn. JohnN. KtmpHnii, I'n'slil.'M Texas Liu- M' k Association, In session at Austin. I hnve nKHiirnnce from nil cattle annot ation in the range country, that they will send full delegation to Denver meeting, one delegate for every llfty thoiimnd head of Btocl...

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. — 21 January 1886

AUSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN, THURSDAY, JANUARY 21 , 1886. TKXAS TIDINGS. (Staged Plains. . ilitii, A. W. Terrell is looming up as a prominent candidate for United States t':i r. 1 .T . . i. . I .T.i.a tUnt l. l .'tand.A well among those who are familiar au!i the prominent men of the state, t ort Worth Mail. Judge Terrell's present attitude before the people of Texas is not at all depress ing to his friends. , Hq was for a long time the "under dog' in' the fight," but, strange as it rhay seem, be doesn't just now occupy that position. .Dallas Mercury. ' Petty jealousy and unmanly prejudice don't build cities or developo the most de lightful social system. , Newspapers which traduce and sneer at honorable neighbors in their honest en deavors to progress, would not hesitate to turn and rend their friends should such a course prove profitable to them. Fort Worth Gazette. A hill has been brought forward in the Kentucky legislature to reform juries. It provides that intelligence and the readi...

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. — 21 January 1886

AVEEKLY STATESMAN. At'STIN TEXAS. Till KSUAV.... ... JASl'AKY SI. lf. HATES OF Sl'HSCIMl'TIOX. One month Three mouths Six months Twelve montlia I 1 0f .Mi Mm lii.ui Six months S s" Twelve months INVAOIABI.Y I ADVANCE. Postage free to all parU of I'nltwl Stt-B and Canada. R-mlt by draft on Austin, P. 0. moni-y order, postal note, re'leU-riMl ltr or MpreeE Sample copies sent free on application. All Papers Diwomtihi kd at the Expiration or the Time Paid foil Snbscrtbers will please observe the date on their wrappers. Subscriber wishing address of paper rhanj.wd will slate in their application both the old and new address. MR. P. A. KCOTT Is In charge of tha city aub acriptlon department of The Wtatkhman, and all complaint! or notices of changes riven U him, or left at Uila oSlce, will have prompt attention. Subscribers who do not receive their paper regu larly, are requested to notify the office. Carrier hoys are not allowed to sell papers. ArVKHTISIN; HATES. Solid nonparlel the haclH...

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. — 21 January 1886

AUSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN. THURSDAY, JANUARY 21,1886. I. 1 -4 I; it i, ' 1 1 9 CATTLE CLATTER. ("Continued from Second Page. pression of 'the views of the convention because men who are UBing our school lands, 'some of them, I do not say all of them, happen or not to be from a par ticular section of the state. The grass commissioners toll us under oath that this state of facts exists. Dr. A. E. Carothers, of San Antonio We ought not to make a charge which we cannot substantiate. Col. Simpson I do not object because the raen of North Texas are not here to defend themselves, but I contend you have no right to point out that section. It is said by a party who is now on this floor that I have 70,000 acres illegally enclosed.- Capt. J. D. Swink (one of the grass commissioners) Yes, air. The abstract shows it. Col. Simpson With all due deference to the gentlemen, I will state that I offered the board six cents an acre, and they re fused it. Dr. Carothers And the reports of these same gentle...

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. — 21 January 1886

n ' AUSTIN WEEKLY STATESMAN. THURSDAY, JANUARY 21,1886. .-J , I 'i I GLASS AND QVEENSW ARE. . ' y Bl'SINESS COLLKIit. . - AVEKKLY STATESMAN. TIIK SHX KMKNS' PI.ATKOHM. The inort inf ''resting front in tlie con vention of cattlemen, now in session in this city, nccnrri'd yesterday, on the pre (ut ion of tlio resolution, or pint form, n reported ly the commit ' t whom wus referred the whole itition of lensed The r-min'icn nro jmlilif li-tl elsewhere in tho regular proceedm;; of the eon- X nil i' "II. 1( uppiirpnt Unit i ho convention plumed it-,. If llinilyon tin construction of tiie law itse 1 by the legislature, nu thoi izin tin- es'nblislmieiit of tlie land l.o.ud. ami iJirt iutf Hint board- to lense lnniU at. tho iiii..:iiuim price of four cent nn Acre. It wit' evidently t tin iin.iniinoiH opinion 'he iiieiiilicis Of the convention that tr.e 1,'in.l board :m direete.l by that act to ish land i four cent.- an acre, and al! tiie !ii:im')U''Mt trouble on Hint point cmmi from 'flint t...

Publication Title: Austin Weekly Statesman, The
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