How the Holidays Passed in Lavaca County 1 of 2

Mention of Austin murders Servant Girl Annihilator

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How the Holidays Passed in Lavaca County 1 of 2 - municipal authorities at last report....
municipal authorities at last report. SOUTIIKIIN" TEXAS. HOW THE HOLIDAYS PASSED IX L A VAC'CA COUNTY, Special Correspondence to The Statesman. Kokiith, January C.-l-The new year of 1886 finds us all down here awake and ready to respond to the duties of another twelve tirelsss months in every sense of the phraze. Our Christmas holidays were lively and happy, and naught of evil mishap seemed to mar the hilarious element of enjoyment enjoyment that pervaded our peaceful county and peaceful little burg Koerth. We have had a pleasant winter, yet enough cold to save meat killed for another another season's fray with the wolf -hunger, created by that cursed contest labor that proves the greatest blessing to man, and the par excellence of all other pleasures pleasures when properly accepted and appreciated. appreciated. This section is so healthy and peaceful, we have nothing of a sensational character character to write; no murders, no deaths, yet plenty of births and marriages, that might fill a page of your worthy journal. Borry to see Austin in such a squirm over its dark record of crime. Every one sympathizes with our grand capital metropolis, metropolis, and hope to see it rid of those blood thirsty fiends that seem to have infested infested its limits for the past year. It does look like that so near to the centralized centralized point of all our wisdom, even under under the eyes, as it were, of our law makers, that sometl ing would be done to ferret out this hellish pest to your city's peace and prosperity, if you hal to mike every

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  1. The Austin Weekly Statesman,
  2. 14 Jan 1886, Thu,
  3. Page 7

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