John Lyons, deep water bond advocate
NEED THE BONDS 6U.-000, S100.-000. People of Houston Have Opportunity Opportunity Id? Distinguish the City. ATTITUDE OF JOHN LYONS Prominent North Side Citizen Is an Original and Consistent Deep Water Advocate Sanitary Sewerage a Necessity. "Ask any old citizen of Houston and he will tell you that John Lyons is one of the original deep wat.r advocates of the city and I haven't changed a particle from the attitude I assumed year and years ago," declared John Lyons, one of the Dest known citizens of the north side, yesterday, preliminary to a discussion of the proposed bond issue - There Is nothing nothing that has dor.e more for the city's commerce than the securing of water rates through the possession of a navigable navigable stream, but not half haa been accomplished accomplished that may be when tlie harbor is properly equipped. To equip this harbor it is necessary to Issue bonds, and the quicker we do that the better it "will be for the city as a whole. The Improvements Improvements will have to be made sooner or later, and since this Is the case. It looks to me like the sooner will tje the better. "Sanitary sewerage is another i.eed of Houston that Is not disputed, and the fnct that a liberal mileage of tlila necessity necessity Is provided in the plans announced should guarantee the success of that proposition In the election. "I favor the bond issue and will do all I can to Insure Its success both before and at the election."