Clipped From The Brookshire Eagle

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---OUT IN TilH I10ATS-. tnc __ . , » ,» » 4!.« u n ^..» ! Br.iokshlrc Boys Oo to the Rescue | and l)o Oood Woi'k. I .... , -I, ,, ,,,,,,,,,l r,,i. I \\ edncsd.iy night -in appeal to) | jg help reached this t.iwn from Vn-hie Minmiii'}'M hill, a distance f twelve miles iip the river. Messrs. 15. I": Peiiiiillgton, John Jrookshire, Wnlt;-r Pearson and 'Imncc.v Ijowry al 'nice prepared '•fjl, VII I lit' •••CCli:' Tllll" - "1ltl'f! v ' vere at once rigged up With Mr. M. C. Sterlliij; pilot J With the issistancc of three young men from Illusion they left Ilrookshirc at 0 o'clock p. m. > being transported n a wagiin to theShi-'ll just above 'attison where th'-v launched heir b:i.its and set out for a long iiliI. The route v>!i.< iigainnt tin nearly all the way, thickets and over wire but they managed to irrivc n( I licit' destination about ID o'clock a. in., ami the- boys wciv hi-artily greeted. Th- party 'oun-.l seventy-live ncgroe.; and tii iiiinv mule- and cattle, also tlirei Sterling b.iys. wiiter wa.- t hive or four feet. ilecj< I'll the hill, and about v shallow a place as was funnel In the bottom. Tin people were nil in goi'd spirits mitwitlistniiditifr the fact Hiat the,\ had beeii t|li re sliu-fj Monday Mr. T.,S: .St>'i|i|ig wan -it)) in : loft asleep, but the tfluHlU of tin buys a'v'akened hint itnd he li«i no time bi plans' I'' 1 '' ri-sciiiut party a hearty cheer and a cordiu welcome. lie iiud been bivdl. blistered by the .sun, but h divided his bed with the IIUJM inii they WelV i-'iloi) in tlie laiido'f nod having had no sleep all night Illicit' Aiciiie prepared dinner the bent he coilld; aild it tasted line, don't do'tlb't that! After part:ik- ingli^artiiyo.f fhe.i'li'li viaiKjs, the party *\t\i tlieir l-oiitd lo'o'li such darkeys that Mr. 1 Bturling ordered out, tl'e rest hid to stay to take t i'-f ih thai Mr. W. O. and M., (. ... renuin and Mr. T. 8. and WJjl Sterling di go, but when Mr. Sterli the boat th tepped efused to hritui him for I'eur In

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  1. The Brookshire Eagle,
  2. 08 Jul 1899, Sat,
  3. Page 3

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