Early issue of the combined Austin Statesman and Tribune

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ption Books Open Advertisers TH AUSTIN STATES AND TRIBUNE MAN Associated Press Report By Leased Wire OLUI.IE I, NUMBER 2. AUSTIN, TEXAS, FRIDAY EVENING, JULY 2, 1915. FIVE CENTS THE COPY. j J LhUL Jll mm 11 lull a fo)"n u 'AH ITY COUNCIL IS REPORTED IN FAVO R OF RECONSIDERATION RECONSIDERATION OF THAT PART OF THE ORDINANCE WHICH WOULD RULE FHEM; OFF r hat the Jitneys Will be granted the ht to : use Congress Avenue and lh Street as freely as the street car ipany U practically an assured fact Jie Ugrht of additional consideration eu within the last day or so by the y Commission to the Jitney regula-y regula-y regula-y ordinance, recently passed. It is lerstood that a majority of the com-sion com-sion com-sion favors eliminating from the .inance the provision excluding the iey cars from those streets within i limits outlined by the regulatory asure. This - was learned Friday ernoon from Mayor Wooldrldge. Jfflcial action has not yet been en in the matter. The commission 11 meet Saturday afternoon, how-er, how-er, how-er, with the purpose of settling defl-tely defl-tely defl-tely the point in question, nils probable change is contempt -1 -1 notwithstanding the request on the rt of some thirty-six thirty-six thirty-six signers of the 'otest against the regulatory ordi-i ordi-i ordi-i pee passed that their names be the protest' prepared by the Jitney people have brought with them a let-called let-called let-called at the city hall and asked that their' names be scratched off the list of signatures. In some instances these people wahe brought with them a letter letter received from W, J. Jones of the street car company. The letter in question typewritten and bearing a typewritten signature, reads: Austin, Tex., June, 1915. Dear Sir: A petition has been filed with the city clerk addressed to the Mayor and City Council to which your name is subscribed. subscribed. Said petition reads as follows: follows: "To the Mayor and City Council of the City of Austin, Tex.: We, the undersigned undersigned residents and qualified voters voters of the city of Austin, Tex., respectfully respectfully protest against the following following ordinance and the passage of the same, viz; "An ordinance to define the term Jitney, to license and regulate the op-eratio op-eratio op-eratio nof Jitneys on the streets and "The Glutton!" (France Hat Just Borrowed $200,000,000 Through J. P. Morgan & Co. to Meet Her Debts for War Munitions in the United States.) Ik MB F H1IIMA BUT FINAL DECISION IN EXTRADITION EXTRADITION WILL REST WITH FED- FED- RR A T DRP A R TMRNT OR TFTR STATE CHARGE IS MURDER, rvr? TVT ATYi?prv -H'-M""5'Hr,H, -H'-M""5'Hr,H, -H'-M""5'Hr,H, -H'-M""5'Hr,H, BULLETIN. WASHINGTON, July 2. It has not been determined definitely definitely what action will be taken on the request for extradition made by the Villa government of Chihuahua. Secretary Lansing Lansing pointed out that discretionary discretionary ' power was vested with the Governor of Texas and that under the Mexican American treaty of 1889, the governors of contiguous border States in the United States and Mexico can arrange directly for the requisition of fugitives from justice. . WASHINGTON,' July 2. Decision on the question of the extradition of General Victoriano Huerta on various Mexico City by General Gonzales and the capture of Beveral cannon and other war material is also reported. Consul General Shanklin and J. B, O'Connor, representing the Red Cross, reached Mexico City safely Wednesday Wednesday night. They had with them a large quantity of hospital supplies and were given safe transport through the lines of both factions, says the report, TWELVE CARLOADS OF CORN M WAY TO MEXICO CITY WASHINGTON. July The American

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