Clipped From The Galveston Daily News
time to t n k o to deferred make GONÂ»A1JI33 POPULIST CONVENTION. Ga::z.-.lc^, Tc=., May 5, -Tnc- poi,u;idi wu - ventlon of Gonxale* county met In thia city to-dÂ«y pursuant to call, with \V. W; Ijlttletlp'.d In the choir and A. J. IlckcrÂ« son acting Heeretary. Routine business -was gone through with, nfter which nomin.itior.s for ccusly chairman were received, and the names erf Dolphus Oobb and J. A. Daniels were pre- dontea. J. A. Daniels being elected Delegates were then chosen fur state congressional, senatorial nnd lioatorial con- veininiis, after which John Orawforsi was elected colored chairman of the cy-unty. Thu several Cdiidldute* revel vinK the hltjhMt number of votes at the primaries last Saturday were then unanimously nominated as candidates for the papullst ticket of this county. Â·Stump Ashby wns indorsed fpr lieutenant governor; Prof. W. T. Smith,' the principal of the Waelder hlffh school, was Indorsed for state superintendent of public instruction. and J. W. Peebles for floater, provided W h a r t o n county did not more suitable candidate. A goodly number of delegates were In attendance ana everything' passed oft smoothly.