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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          THE GAZETTE                                  T WORTH                             TEXAS FRIDAY JULY 31

         THE                                                 SCHOLARSHIP                                                                                                                   CONTEST

      THE                                                            COUPONS                                                             COMING                                                                                             IN
                                                       EARLY                                                                         AND OFTEN

      The Totals                                                                                      Reaching Into the                                                        ThousandsThe
             Balloting Grows Heavier Every Day Now
                              Result Reached by Coupons Yeste-
                                                       rdayThe 15000 Notch Attained
                                                                             laniid voto anii cut                                                       and amiable young idy of Meridian Miss
                                                                                nay before and the                                                      r a ne Frabe         A mi les or Troi

                                                                               i uill be run in now
                                                                                                                                                             From the loipiFir Department
                                                                                 voles are running                                                        I o
                                                                                                                                                                view    ex July > Longv w fire
                                                                         i          steady for about
                                                                                     i>                                                                 department herewith east its first 1000
                                                                                                                                                        votes for our champion and ask every
                                                                                 of a honi eight are
                                                                                   tho same number
                                                                                                                                                        partinent in Uie ate to do as well if not
                                                                                                                                                        better Cast these our ti> 1000 ballots
                                                                                j pio contest editor                                                    for the ieer of them all Viss Carrie Dick ¬
                                                                                                                                                        son in the name of the Yo utci lire de-¬
                                                                                 iothat he is not                                                       partment of Long w Tex-
                                                                                    f any election to-                                                     T I Clemmlss Chii of Department

                                                                                                                                                               13 forthe Widow s Daujjh r
                                                                 i       i                   i            i    iiimHsT-                                      Fort Worm   Tex July 30 i inclose
                                                                                                                                                        13 votes for Miss Mary Lizzie Joha-
                                                                 i               M                        fotH       imii j ioi-                        sou the wido s dau liter
                                                                                     I           irtloy CoilotJ                  Ti-                                               red Aiiaiis
                                                                                                                                                                                           2    G    ToDiy-
                                                                                     the Olianniug town
                                                                                u ill prsent the young                                                    Im genius help ut not quite ei iush
                                                                                         highest number                                                 Friends today sen me Hi      have 45 but               1             1

                                                                                  iishifi contest with a-                                               tlinka     the f rrie i ckson club they

                                                                                  silencc lots of 140x23                                                sold ine           C   for                  11     so          Jm        on    a littlo-
                                                                             i      banning Tho Rock
                                                                                         I                                                              iMiej todaj           send 230 coupons ior Car-
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                                                                             n 11f to fhanning from                                                     rie       Watch this vote Postonice address
                                                                                  i   tly and these ts-                                                                       Tun Gi vr Dourici-
                                                                                w today       The Chan                                                                or care of Carrie Dickson Club
                                                                                  uisii to show their
                                                                               ii    uung lady by their
                                                                               pr erty in Chanmng-
                                                                               nntiial misiii ssof the
                                                                                                                                                          ArsTi > Tex July 2
                                                                                                                                                                                   J       Irom
                                                                                                                                                                                    Cast the
                                                                                                                                                        cloed t vtes for Miss Carrie Dick i the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     TJT2CAS3                      BUBWING                                 OO3           F    A   IT                 FOSIT                  WOKH TEXAS
                                                                                       Asmri Davis                                                      ine vita c irmer in his interesting co-                                                                   cr it Miss Hosio Mendel with      six votes in ¬            Miss Marshall of this city     TCone de-                         ¬    She is well vesed in history and will sing                         of Texas women Miss Salie Weltman has                                                       13 for Carrie
                                                                             iinineTown Company                                                         tcst Well come again                                                                                      closed in t 3 letter and oblige      L C-                   serves he honor of an election more than                              the praise of Texas to her schoolmates                             no jieer Credit her with the   inclosed                                     Fort Worm Tex July     201S91 Fmd-
                                                                                                                                                                              CiEu     SlIEUEr                                                                       P S You forgo to add twenty vot s be-  in-               she does             A Lam Friend                                                                            Little Etta                 votes                                                                  i     cd thirteen 13 votes for Miss Carria-
                                           Mil                                                       JUOnAKMM-                                                                                                                                                    toda      paper to her total It ought to                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Dickson who I consider i worthjcandi ¬
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   iCi instead of Sly       Please orrect and                             10 ror Fannie Kalin-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           The Tittle One lias         < avcil    Tliem                             t for Miss Carrie                                         date Trusting sho will be successful in
                                                                                                                                                         1   r the Orphan Girl of Sulphur snrinij-                                                                                                                                                                                                      Fort Worth            July          I send you                  Belton    Tex Julj 29 Inclosed find
                                                                                                 iithps in Hardin la                                      sHovioCiti Tux July > I inclose 17
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  oblige                                                         As the poet says credit the most popular
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    coupons I havo saved up for Miss Mattie
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       votes for Miss Carrio Dickson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    31        the content              J M Beaslet
                                                                             iji   2
                                                                                                 conservatory uf
                                                                                                 JSU1   and close
                                                                                                                                                        votes or the orphan girl Mi s Willie Du-
                                                                                                                                                        va of Sulphur Springs        blie is brae
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Tor Her Taienletl Young Tricn                          joung lady of Dallas Miss Fannie Ivahu
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               with ten otes                                                        Shaw J Iittie Iv cnfaton Webster                                                        Mrs G W IlEFLhr                                                        13 for Carrie
                                                                                         embrace board fuel                                             lieautiful and bright and a moio worthy                                                                      Fort Worth July 20 Inclosed please                                         Alexixper toe Grf vr                                                                                                                                                                             Sorrj you left o the Great Doubler He-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  find fiftyseven Ci7 votes for my talented                                                                                                   To Trnrlins salesmen                                                20 for sallie Weltman-
                                                                                           riurse also Intin-                                           and talented young lady could not be se-                                                             ¬
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  j oung friend liss Dell Walker of Ilil s-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   is so particular Wo sold him several cou
                                                                     i                   i iiiau    also music on-                                      lected to represent all Texas   She is a                                                                  boro TX                 Jlii J A Gowen                                      All In Tollny-                                          Tort Worth Tex July 30 Inclosed                                  Xow the Feds come on more loud                                         lions todaj and gave him a whole lot       Wa
                                                                                                                                                        native Texan and can win the 1000 piano                                                                                                                                                                                                     findiiftytwo votes for Miss Minnie Butts                           With open hearts thej feel so proud                                    will be pleased if the liitle folks would mca
                                                                             i               i       sant         must be              =
                                                                                                                                           ub           Her mother wtio recently died was born in-                                                                                                                                Forr Worth Tex July            People say                         Ieplj ing to Mr McC ad manj others I                               To assist tho daughter of Lieutenant James                             us at 3 oclock Wo have received many
                                                                                                              college ana                                                                                                                                                       4 for Cencweve-                                I have never been to school and can t calcu- ¬                       will clieerfnllj receive and account for con- ¬                    Who feared no foe from whence they came
                                                                                                 11       i                                u   t         1ns state   J belonged one of the oldest                                                                                                                              late Thats bad but jour treatment of me-                                                                                                                                                                       new mumbers one of whom was a TTi ted
                                                                                                                                                        fa id e not onv of Texas but of America                                                                     V i ATiirRFOitt  Trx July 20    Inclosed                   is wor e You loft out my vote I sent
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    tributions through Gzette        Concentrate                       At first the sound came verj tame                                      States senator Membership 10 cents
                                                                                                     AM r i                      int                                                                                                             J                film four votes fc Miss Genevieve King                                                                                            the funds Mail me list of all drummars jou                         Until they heard Sallie Weltmans name                                                 Trie Carrie Dickson Club
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       A Silver Tic of Wcithcford IZ M                         jou 230 Now my credit is ruined and my                               know Address           K M McKmcht                                 The inclosed twenty votes I cast todaj                                    P S We ud jou thirteen todaj
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               reputation j tie and all vour fault Xobodj                           Care II W Williams k Co Fort Worth                                 For the child whose father wore the Graj
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               will help me todaj    Somebodj come to the                              Tex                                                                                       Conk W II J
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         All Uizlit on the Tally Sheet                         rescue He1 pi           I send jou 512 to-                                                                                               Dublin Tex July 20                                                                9 Added to Her List
                                                                                                                                       ifeHSEsA                                                                                                                     Fort Wortit Trs July i0 Pardon me
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  for calling jour attention to a slight error
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Hope jOUU have in the other vote
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     All for Carrie Dickson Watch this
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Itemember the JSrae Soldier
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Hlisboro Julj20 Inclosed find twenty                                      1 Votes for Geneiexi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Henrietta  Julj29 Miss Sallie Welt
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ii is an acquaintance of mine Mj ad-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  in the count of Miss Miuuie Kemps votes                      vot                       The Great Doltler                          eight votes for the exConfederate s candi-                    ¬                                                                           miration for her increases tho more 1 ran
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  You ai knowledge iceeipt of jive but fail to                                                                                      date Miss Sallie Weltman Comrades re-                         ¬     Four votes for the sweetest girl                 in    Fort           sider h r unifications as a fair represonta-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  credit her ta ith same she having had fifty                         St Louis Drummers Itespoud                                    member the brave soldier of Youngs                                 Worth Miss Genevieve King from                                         tive of Texas Add ine votes to her list

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                                                                                                                                                                                       SSli                                                                       previous to this vote Coirect a d oblige
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   M A Xew Acquainttxen-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    P S Please tredlt inclosed thieeA to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  above cou                     M A 2s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Fort Woirrn Tex July 30 Inclosed
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               find 30   ites for our verj charming and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               popular candidate Mi Minnie Butts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           I       I       WlMBERlEV-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    brigade     LX jour duty to the dead and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    place at the lied of the poll the young
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    lieutenants daughter      Oii Yeteran
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Guess Who
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   otr A    lene
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Abilene Tfx Julj 20 Inclosed find 30                                    i tmovu Tex
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             I for Carrie
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Julj 23 Inclosed pleass-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              fmd fifteen votes for Miss Carrie DicLsou
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       votes for the firemens candidate and the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           J       B   Warren                                   TwentyFive for Carrie                                  daughter of a dead Conedc at        dier                               whom I believe to bo the most deserving
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Irom tier Little Fiient-                                                                 Of St Louis Mo                       Fort Worm      Tex Julj 30        I have                       Miss Carrie Dickson                                                     indidate Hoping sho will win
             S                         i >                                                                                                                                                                                                                          iSt Iouis Mo July 231801           Please                                                                                       watched the scholarship contest with in-                                          Abilene Fire Department                                                              Mrs P Hamilton
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  find inclosed 23 votes for Jlaydelle Drake                              22 to SallieR Credit                                      terest o as to be able to vote for the young
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Hoping she will be the successful one I re-¬                                                                                      ladj equally deserving and whe has more                                                                                                                    for Carrie
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  main her little friend Laira Fredrick                          Fort Worth luly 30 Allow me to fate                                need for the scholarship                                                    The llllglo So          un-                                                        1

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               I am delighted to ee our old brave coin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               rades coae to the assistance of Miss Sallie                             Please find inclosed twentyfive votes for                        Alilene Julj         Inclosed find
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                HtTtROLD  Tex July 20 Inclosed find
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         otes lor Miss Carrie Dicksou-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Do Vot he Discoil    ijert                                                                                              Miss Carrie Dicl m whom I have rot tlc                             fcr the exConfederate candidate Miss                              1

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Weltman the exConfeder e candidate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      onor if knowing personall-                                       Sallie Weltman Veterans of the glorious                           r   the printers eanv               O W B
                                                                                                                            at                                                                                                                                      July o0 Inclosed find forty votes for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Iotti e Cotton    Cotton has done great
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  tnings for Texas let Texas show her appre-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Add the inclosed li votes to her credit
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Soidier                                                jiUnr     TERrEi                 Lost the Bugle sounds again charge
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       with jour votes TnE Gazette prize and                                                       4 for Carrie
                                                                                                                   ImTRiWI                         ON BAL OT ONI T
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       place to Miss Welttr    s name                                              Itasca Tex July 29 aclosed find four
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ciation by helping Cotton Do not let the                              For tho Little Ones Sake                                                         13   are Added                                                                      Old Soldier
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ladies bediscouraged but work on with a                          Post Worth Ttt July 30 For the                                                                                                                                                                            more votes for Miss Carrie Dicksou out
                                                                                         i i> i                  tiik ns-                                    or the Little Girls
                                                                                                                                                                  1                                                        ivorltc-                               will and bring our candidate out waving                     sake of the little musio loving girl I iu-                                Lisa Trx Juy          Few
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                27    ig ladies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    could be selected possessing greater attrac-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                jc                ¬               he Printers Favorite                                       favorite                  A Stranger
                                                                                                                                                       EoEnsr Ti > July 27 Inclosed find                                                                          the banner of vctorj                                        c lose two votes for Miss Genevieve King
                                                                     i                                j-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Virgie and Annie                     who everj ouj concedes to be a verj fine
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    tion and intellectual fon e and adaptibilitj                         Sweetwater Tex Jul 20 Inclosed                                                11 to Carries Credit
                                                                                  ino                                                                fourteen 14 otes for Miss Car ie Dick                                                               ¬
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    than M ss Sallie Weltman Please add t ie-                         find twentj six votes for Miss Carrie    k                               Itasca Tex July 20 Inclosed find ten
                                                                                                                                                     son the little girls fuorile Mabel K                                                                                                                                     musician                            C II                                                                                                son the printers favorite       Bojs rallj-
                                                                                 e college                           in    tif   beau                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               inclosed 13 votes to her I t       O H                                                                                                   coup s hieh p aso place to tho credit of
                                                                                                                     entri           ICei                                                                                                                                 1 elegraphers first Choice                                     The Firemens Friend                                                                                                          to her support with as much 7eai as jou                                M j Came Dicksou More votes to follow
                                                                                                                     rid   Hi        Kurt                                        It for Carrie                                                                     Inclosed find 3 otes for Miss Carrie                                                                                                             3LJor Genevieve                                   would use in jelling for a fat take                                                            Pat E Hooks
                                                                         e s                                         nujlost                                                  Tex     July J Inclosed iltid                                                       Dickson                 W U Operator                             WacoTei July     29  Iuclosed find fifty                                                                                           a d   tre laurels       are ours             Prin ter
                                                                                                                                                                          otes for Miss Cr rie Dickson hop
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              four votes for Miss Carrie Dicksou the                                    Iidced     find 31 coupons       for Geieveve-                                                                                                    Three from 31inna
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              firemens   friend and candidate These are                             King                             Pauiixe Wtnxk
                                                                                                                                                                             be the successf one                       1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              In the Itace to Staj-                           sent bj one who asks all fellow auctioneers                                                                                                             From Her Friend                                          Abilene Tex July2S I see the littla
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Luia Mat IlEHBr                                                                                                      to vote likewise and often Reward true                                                                                                     Tort Worm Tex July 30 Kindly add                                    folks and firemen are voting for Miss Dick ¬
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Julj 30 It has been ciculated that Miss                                                                                                          10 for Minnie
tiff                                                                                                          of     tenftirajliy
                                                                                                                                                                     Tor Carrie
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Marj Li Johnson had withdrawn from the                      merit     Kespectful-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ljJoehi S YAiiiiororon Aictioncv                                     Forr Worth       July 30 1S01 Knowing                          te  inclosed nineteen votes for my dear
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      friend Sallie Weltman who I pray may
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             son and be      a little girl eight years old
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             feel I also should contribute    Iueloso three
                                                                                             taugtil b an-Him                                                                          1   S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ontestand that she was giving her votes                                                                                          that all girls chew gum I will give a box of                                                                                             votes herewith     I do hope the littlo folks
                                                                                            pupil to tale
                                                                                                 it                                                    Qi ic Citt Tex     July 23 With this                                                                       to another candidate       It is all a mistake                                                                                    fine pineapple to the successful candidate                        carrj off the hccr              Saddit-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             will send all the votes they can and that all
                                                                                       mil her scrviies-                                             we semi tourteen votes for the widow                                                                         She is in to staj    She is a refimd deserv-        ¬
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Drummer Carter Again                                         IneloJEl flid   10votes for Miss Minnie Butts                                                                                            the iiremcj will be fully aw ie for the in- ¬
                                                                                       sirroundmgs and                                               daughter Carrie Dickson Yours 1espt-                                                                         ing girl   Send in your votes to help her in                  Xew York July 23 Credit Miss Minnie                                                     Thomas Harrington                                           A Tine        Mathematlr       n-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             terest of their candidate     You will hear
                                                                                      intaires umxcelled-                                                                  Onm v isn rio E                                                                        the race    1 send thr   votes More to fol-         ¬
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Butts tho drummeri young lady with 23                                                  With II W Williams      Co                         I inclosesix votes for Miss Genevieve                                something drop from Abilene soon
                                                                                    it iev C Iope for                                                                                                                                                             low                                    M M-                                                                                                                                                         King the finest mathematician for her age
                                                                                 Vi oitl Tes eave Dr                                                             10 Tor Virginia lee                                                                                                                                          votes I told jou I would come again avl                                                                                                                                                                                                             Minx
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Trom Three Utile      Girls                       supply not exhausted Henry Carter                                                 Irom a Utile Boy                                      I have ever known                 V 7
                                                                                         that it Mill ts                                               GrAMiunvTEX July 23 Find inclosed                                                                                                                                                        With Pratt Lambert                                                                                                                                                                                      Hurrah Tor the Daughter
                                                                                                                                                     ten votes for Miss Viiginia 1ee liurio s-                                                                      Tirentj three votes for Lottia Cotton                                                                                               FortWeirm Tec Julv 20 I send 11                                        Dciervlnr and Intelligent                                                IND    EtSTLAND COUNTT TEX                July
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  from three little gills                                                                                                           votes for Miss Mattio Shaw Will send                                                                                                     20    Cast t tiese   e v   s for Miss Sallia-
                                                                                                     ciiOLAit < iiir-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  S Votc                                       more soon A littlo boj   Fbed Rogers                                Handlet July 20 Kindly cast the in                           ¬

                                                                                                                                                              ite anltcss of Otliir                                        Vote                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       closed twentynine vot    for the deserving                             Weltman Hurrah for tiie daui ter of the
                                                            mi          I lirtAVoith who la-                                                   ¬
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       G for the Druintueri Candidate                           Fort Worth             July 30
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          I cannot plaj                                                                                               and intelligentMiss Weltman                       Xo    101            old soldi rl 1ho expression of tho Grand
                                                             in         iUt of votes cast as-                                                            Fort  Woiuii July 21 1S91       Incloed                                                                   Boys roll them in six C votes mora for                       Doubler but I can give Miss Genevieve                                                    S Tor Carrie                                                                                                        Army mn in jcsterdays Gazette was cer-
                                                                ii      ir candidates fivm-
                                                                                 j                                                                   find 10 votes fort ho railroad bojs favorite                                                                our candidate Miss Minnie Butts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              King five or ten votes everj day and she
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Fout Worth Tex July 30 Here goes                                                                                                       tainlj magnanimous and will or should en-
                                                                     on a srlmlarship-                                                               Miss Mavdelle Crake Come onto             get                                                                                                        JCK                 will knew she is notforgottcn by her music                            to uss friend Eight S votes for Miss                                         rrinters and Paper lieu                                     list the old soldier bojs to give this joung
                                                                     in Texas exclusive of-                                                          your engines out and let us get started as-                                                                                                                              loving little friend                                                                                                                      St Jo     Tex July 20 Inclosed                   find 103            ladj a chance to show if she has the mettiti-
                                                            ii         iws the highest num-                                                          we only havo until l p ia August 17 to                                                                         Carrie Is the Joint TracksTavoriteA                                                   A    >
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   iire J Axpehsos                  Carrie Dickson            Little Hugh Murret                      votes which place to the credit of Miss Car- ¬                         iu r th t was in her father
                                                                      w lieiVfter si citled                                                          make the victory for Miss Maydellc and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           rie Dickson the printers and papermens
                                                                         nf Fort Worth will                                                          mil run to Tnx Gazette oftki with cju                                                                         Tort Wortit July SO Inclosed find                                                                                                             Come On Old Vet-                                     favorite   How can one fail w Lcn the prin- ¬
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   J T YearginS-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 coupons for which I wish to vote for Miss                                 Will Go Itollincin-
                                                                                                                                                     lions legirdless ol all other otes-                                                                         Dickson Hope all the boys on this road                                                                                                nWicjiita Falls Tex July 20 Iicose                             ters andpapermen are for them We will                                    TErncNviLiE Tex       July 30 Find
                                                                                                          suecessful ear-                                     A       MemuiTa                            Ua2lioad Cifik                                                                                                          Sr Louts July 20 Inclosed pleasejfind                              find 27 votes for Miss Sallie Weltman In                          come again soon                                                        herewith  sixtj coupons Please plaeu
                                                                dinfi                                       to transfer the                                                                                                                                      will do likewise     Train Dispatcher                        fifteen votes for Miss Sallie Weltman                                 response to Rebend         we come to the                                      B S Thresher Editor                                       same to th credit of the firemens and
                                                                 in                          i            Teas girl pr-                                                                                                                                                                                                       the exConfederate girL Was honored with                               rescue When the light is hottest wo will                                       T D Button Foreman
                                                                                                                                                               After Due tonsiilcrstion-                                                                                                                                      an introduction to her rt tho      Texas                                                                                                                                                                       musicians favorite Miss Carrie Dicksou-
                                                                                 it                       fur any reu ou U
                                                                                                                                                        OikVoonTEx July 20 After wathI-                                                                                 from    an Kijrhth Grade Girl
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   I send four votes for mjfriend Genevieve                   Spring Palace in s0 and will organize the                             be found foremost in the fraj Come on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    old Vets come on Send iu jour votes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  St Jo Herald                               Wo address all cornet bands of the state
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Blow jour horns for Miss Dickson Fall
                                                                                                                                                     ng with much interest the contest now so-                                                                                                                                  Knights of the Grip iu a few dajs and
                                                                                     ami v irl
                                                                                                                                                       xciliug I have after due consideration                                                                    the only girl that studied Greek in our high
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 school and she was one of tho graduates                      then the votes will go rolling in-                                    rfl  make sure that the Confederate candi-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    date wins The Gazette prize
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Vules Count                                            in line with the remen head the great
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             procession of her many friends and in- ¬
                                                                ilits                                                                                decided to east my otes 10 tor Miss Mary                                                                                                                                                   Nk v York Drummer-                                                                                                      Fort Worth July 30 Tis not compli-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 that was not always too busy to help                                                                                                       A Tew Sons of me Lost Cause                               ments that will cany our candidate through                             stead of Hurrah for Dixie plaj Hurrah
                                                                                  for Miss Sallie Welt-                                              Jizie Johnson the widows daughter
                                                                     s           u oss ail will end
                                                                                 Mu A O Maoee
                                                                                                                                                     trusting she may come out wearing the
                                                                                                                                                     lrjiels              Will tend more soon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 others I am an eighth grade girl

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Touimles Itrlef-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         S for Miss Minnie Cm t-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 FortTWoRTn Tex         July 20 Inclosed
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Her Little Friend
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Fokt Worth Tex Julj                30    I send   jouf-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      but votes and to all who aro uelinea to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      hope that the daughter of the Confed-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      eracy will win we saj work Miss Sallie
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             for Dickso-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             nsecreta t of steritenville mechanics1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Cornet Band
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        July 20 Carrie                        find five votes for Miss Minnie Cox Terrell                                                                                             Weltman is their choice Please give her
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Texarkana    Tex                                          From her old friend                    B                              ifteenscoupons for Miss Mattie Shaw I-
                                                                     I                                >   toj-                                                                     oO          for Carrir-                                                        three           Little Tummie Pasts                                                                                               am working for her and hope she will got                          credit for the inclosed eighteen votes                                          Tho Minstrel Hoys Again
                                                                 v       Inclosed And one                                                                1orT         AVojitu                  July
                                                                                                                                                                                             Please find in
                                                                                                                                                                                                          30                                             ¬
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    iu Her little friend                                                                                     Eph                                  Fort Worm Jay 30      Inclosed find ten
                                                                 tvnii    Come uo lwys-                                                              closed fifty              otes for Miss Carrie Dickson-                                                               From Sidney Johnson                                                   Kally Uoysl Kally                                                            CHA2LIE CCXtlXOUAK                                                                                             votes for Miss Sallie Weltman If alt the
                                                                     liy the littlu gii                                          1                                                                   ClIAUIEY               CMrnEIl                                                                                             Houston July 20 Inclosed nineteen                                                                                                                    6 Votes        tor Carrie                               boys would work for Miss Sdllie as the min- ¬
                                                                        W B lYirro-                                                                                                                                                                                I send you six coupons for Miss Carrie                                                                                                                                                               Alvarado Tex                 July ° 0 Please         find   C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Dickson tho bright and intelligent young                     votes for exConf derate girl Miss Sallie                                                                                                                                                                       strel bojs are going to do she would soon
                                                                   II V Williams        Ce-                                      t                              Votes from iast T ti-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 lady who is always kind and gentle to both
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Trom an Old VanUee SuldlrrC-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       LEBCKXr Tex Julj 29 Please cast
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      votes for Miss Carrie Dickson for I think
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      she is tha most deserving and my choice
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             be out of sight All the bojs must come
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             and join us in the race for what is it that
                                                                                                                                                       Stv ACGUSTINK July 20 Though living                                                                       whito and coored     I wish I had 100                             Confederates rallr round                                         eight vot s for Miss Carrie Dickson the
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                                                                                                               initiIit-                             in tho faroft red land of East Texas 1                                                                      may look for more                                                  The daughter of the man                                                                                                                                       A F1EMAV                                   the minstrel bojs cant do-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    firemens candidate       From what I can
                                           i                t           2  Oivrt the fire                                                            have become interested in The Gaette                                                                                     SiDxnr Jonxsox colored                               The last to leave the Held
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The foremost In the van                                         iearn of her she will reflect credit on the                                          20 from Waco-                                                                 Henrt and Georoe
                                                                     urne Dickson elecn-                                                             scholarship it may be because I admire                                                                                                                                                                                                         stato of Texas and also on the state of Mis- ¬                                                                                                                            General Mauagets
                                                                                                     LOilsE Santikjis                                Tiik Gazette so much so I send jou six
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   The bra est heart ot all tbr braic                                                                                                   Wtco Tex July 2 Our city needs to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           For tho Girl of Merit                                     Was James of Youngs bigade-                                    souri which is mj native land From an                             bestir herself in the interest of your Con-
                                                                                                                                                     votes tor Miss ilaj delle Drake The ladies

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Miss Genevieve King I again inclose four                          He never faltered on the charge                                  old Yankee so dier          A G Dosull                            federate candidate Miss Sallie Weltman                                                  ID       from   Ialrd
                                       l                    f r Carrie                                                                               are all strangers to me Will send more                                                                                         Mrs O L Thomas                                   Where hearts oft grew dismayed                                                                                                   Please give her credit for the inclose-
                                                                                                                                                    M 3                                                        F       M         Tcckek                          votes                                                                                               REBEMi                                                                                                                                                                     Baird Tex July 30 Find inclosed 395
                                                            Julv                                     20            Find iricloed-                                                                                                                                  Fort Worth July 30                                                                                                                              Can Scrape Up IS                                   dtwentysix votes       Be assured jou will                             votes for Miss Carrie Dickson We am
                                               a        i       fj place                                            one vote to-                                                                                                                                                                                                     25 from President Kennedy                                          Fort Worm Tex July    30  I am like                           hear from us again                  O M                                still in the ringand not one bit disfigured
                                                                Dckon                                                                                               Jroiii fari-
                                                                                                                                                                               1                                                                                           Pull Together and iVIn                               Waco Tex July 29 Credit Miss Min- ¬                                the great doubler getting weak but can                                                                                                                                 Baikd Bots-
                                                                                                      J JI Ttckek-                                    Iahi Tex July              Please cast in                                                      ¬
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Fort Worth July 30 Inclosed find six                       nie Butts standard bearer of the drum-                       ¬       scrape up IS votes for our Texas Spring                              Accomplished Amiable and Deterrinc-
                                               r        H W                                          Williams   Cos-                                closed seventytwo Notes for Miss Carrie                                                                      votes for the drummers candidate Miss                        mers wnfi twentyfive votes     T P A-                                Palace worker Miss Sallie  Promoter                                   Wkathehford Tex Julj 23 Inclosed                                                Of the Same Xame-
                                                   l                 nh                               our nickels lad                               Dickson Moie to follow                                         IS Coxxoi-                                    Minnie Butts Boys pull together and we-                      bojs come forward
                                                            n                                                                                                                                                  iIaris Fireman                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         find 125 votes for ray friend Miss Genevieve                             Texarkana Ark July 27 Here is to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 w ill win           Clotdino Drummer                                              John     Krvxcnr-   A                                        From Her Friend                                       King She is a most accomplished amiable                                the young lady that bears the samj ramu-
                                          tor ItiotJ-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       o   ExYicePres > ationa T P A                                 Fort Worth      Tex Julj SO Inclosed                             and deserving joung ladj       If merit wins                           as mjself Maj she get there on schedule
                                                                                                                                                                   Tno for Sallie                                                                                                Sallie Muit Win                                                                                                   22 votes for Miss Minnie Butts from her                            sho will surely be the successful one                                  time Credit the inclosed twentj votes to
                                           J ulj 29 feriait me to-                                                                                                                                                                                                 Fort Wohtii Julv 30 Inclosed find fif- ¬                                                                                                                                                                                    Laura B Miller                                Miss Dickson              J A Dickson
 t                                      io ith twentytwo    votes                                                                                     Two votes come for Miss Sallie Weltman                                                                                                                                                   Ten Votes frora Ella                                friend             Mrs Carrie L Post
                                                                                                                                                    with no letter or indorsement  save on en- ¬                                                                 teen votes for Miss Sallia Weltman the ex
                                       UI Hnnmrt of Dallas Tex
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Confederate candidate                                                              Fori Worth July SO              1SSL                                                                                                     20 for Carrie
                                         me out ahead                                                                                               velope                                                                                                                                                                                     Ten votes I fend                                            Credit Carrie with Fleren                                                                                                                       Will Send More

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Coxae on brave comrades the fi ht is near                                   For my young friend
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Geandview Tex July 29 I send you
                                                  Cecil M Pa e-                                                                                                                    31          for   Carrie                                                          The casting of votes Im dclightd to hear                                  No one should tarry                                   San Saea Tex July 27 Please credit                               twenty votes todaj lor Carrie Dickson                                     Hillsrop0 Tex July 29 Inclosed find
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   For our Sallie wno must win the prize                                       To send > otes to Came                              Miss Carrie Dickson wit the inclosed                               Watch tho outcome in a jearold   Im the                                  ne vote for Miss Delia Walker This is a
                  l   Out for tin
                                riremens Vote                                                                                                          Fort Worth Tex July SO ISM And I                                                                                                                                                                                                            eleven vo s                      L E D                             onljentry so far          Jennie Ross                                  small start but it is the first I knew of the
                            July 27 I inclose eleven
                                                                                                                                                    send jou today ttl votes to help the noble                                                                       If la our pockets we most slide
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Em       FUIUIAS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             i mtest Will send plenty mora soon
                                                                                                                                                    firemen of Texas elect Miss Carrie Dickson                                                                                                                                                                                                                    From Littlo Anna                                                                                                                                    Geo R Terrell
                    vies for the firemens eandi-                                                                                                    the younu lady without means and one                                                                                        10 for Carrie                                                      29 for Mattie                                                                                                                  Credit Sallie With 20
                  s ai nc Dickson
                                     Dentcn will sea-
                   t ii rie docs not get left took                                                                                                  voted for by nearly all who know her and                                                                                                                                    Fort Worth Tex July 30 Inclosed                                      I send    f ve votes     to Miss Genevieve King
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Fort Worth Julj 3 It seems imi 03-
                                                                                                                                                    tho especial friend of the little folks                                                                        SETMOtnt Tex July 24 Ten votes for                         find twentynine votes for Miss Mattie
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   From                               Little Anna                     siblo at times to add more to the words of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   G   For Ella
                    lenvns vote           W Iee                                                                                                     If we can get money we can get votes                                                                         that most deserving joung ladj Carrie                                                                                                                                                                praise of each candidate and will simplj                                    Stephenvillk July SO            Find six voter
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Dickson            J Mortimer Itsch                          Shaw                    Edo kh Shaw                                                      for Sallie
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      12                                                                                                                     for Miss Ella Lowry
                                  from Denton
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   IIttls             Ida                                                                                                                                                            Fort Worth Tex July 50 Inclosed                                  say credit our Confederate girl Miss Sallie                                                                        S O B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 13 for Carrie                                                                                                     you will find 12 votes for oi  little exCon ¬                      Weltman with the inclosed twenty votes
                              Tix July 20 Inclosed fiud-                                                                                                         37 for GonevloeW-                                                                                                                                                                 31 for Carrie                                                                                                                                                         L     J
             jl               fir ihe firemens favoriteMiss                                                                                           AXAitACniE July 23 Inclosed find 37                                                                           Waco Tex July 25 Inclosed I send                            Arlington July 80 I am glad to see                                 federate candidate and I am proud to see                                                                                                       From a Weatherford Girl
            rlKs               n      A Denton Firevav                                                                                              votes for Miss Genevieve King    M                                                                           you 18 votes for Miss Carrie Dicksou the                     that Miss Carrie Dickson is coming to tho                            her grow strong in this contest May our                                               1    1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  From     Atc                             Weathxrford       Tex July 29 Credi
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 firemens girl and tho one who deserves                                                                                            old comrades rallj round their lieutenants                                                                                            the inclosed 13 votes to Miss Carrie Dick
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the prize Come and vote for her lovers of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              front I understand her father died about                             daughter and elect her         The Grat                              Azle Tex July 28 Place 13 votes to                               son from a little Weatherford girL-
                  toro frora flliltcsboru-                                                                                                                        3 Tor Miss lIcGUals                                                                                                                                     fifteen years ago when Miss Carrie was a                                                                                                    the credit of Miss Carrie Dickson As we
     Vnf-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        merit                       J W Peters                   babe He was a brave Confederate soldier                                                                                                     are daughters of widows naturally favor                                                                 Estelle Porter
irii                     Trv July 20 Inclose-
                                                                                                                                                        Please find inclosed three votes for Miss                                                                         In honor of Waco fire department                shot to pieces during the war and v s                                          A Little Friend ami Neighbor                                 her Will hear from us again
to a             dJs tor Mi5s Cario Dickson Look                                                                                                    Delia McOinnis Miss Delia has just                                                                                                                                    never In health afterward to the day of his                                                                                                                       Love Moreland-                                      The Sweet Slnser of Texas
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                     i Whitsboro                                                                                                                    started out Her friends from the West and                                                                            For the Texas Musician                           death I send his ambitious daughter who                                    Citt July 30 Inclosed find 15 coupons                                                   GussikRetnolds
                                                                                                              A I     Macket                        all over Texas will come to her rescue She                                                                                                                                                                                                     for Miss Mattie Shaw I think she deserves                                                                                               Hillsboro Tex July 30 Tell Candy
                                                                                                                                                    is a very deserving young lady and will                                                                        Shermax July 20 I see nvy little cousin                is totally without means thirtj one votes                                the scholarship aiid will help her all I can                                                                                          and the rest of the drummers to come on-
                                                                                                                                                    represent Texas well Her father fousht-                                                                      Andri is Toting for Miss Genevieve King                                                J P Kose                                   Her little friend and neighbor                                                 Seren for Carrie                                       w are in the race and there to staj   In
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                                       ir              for AuctKtiii
                                                                                                                                                    in the Mexican war and also through the                                                                      so I send three votes and will certainly send                                                                                                         Willie Ci nsinoham                              Ardmope I T July 29 Sever v es or                                 closed find 40 Totes for Miss Delia Walker
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                                       Tlx Juv
                                         Find inclosed
                      rotes for Augustine IleidiIck-                                                                                                late Confederate struggle    He is an Odd                                                                    more and will try to get the little folks
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 in Sherman to join nje in voting for the                                        from UtU Ella                                                                                                        Mils Carrie Dickson          I O                   01              te   sweet singer of Texas from Hillsboro-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       C C Tatxor the Drummer
                                                                                                                                                    Fellow in good standing and an old Texas                                                                                                                                   I
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              am not acquainted with any of the can-                                                 23 for Sallie
                                            W J H                                                                                                   lawj cr                        A Fuiexd                                                                      wonderful Texas musician              C IJ               didates bnt have decided to cast eighteen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Fort Worm July 29 Missouri must                                                 1from Putnam
         Hinnin                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           coupons for Mattie Shaw because I have                                   have in its college and conservatory of                              Putnam July 291S91 Find inclosed If                                           A Triend to Miss Carrie
                        Amiable rannte-            a                                                                                                C   for Katie anil the Count AH KiglitXow-                                                                              200 for Iallie-                               learned that Jhc possessis superior intel- ¬                             music one whose genius needs only to be
         eas uud itn                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  votes for Miss Carrie Dickson t rt Worth                                    WEAMEKrouD Tex Julj30       Miss Car-
                     votes for tliat cilaiiuiug                                                                                                         Foitr Worth Tex         July 30 Please                                                                     Waco Tex July 27 Please vote           200   for       lectual iH wer and great musical talent
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           >                                                       cultivated to fullj set forth the superiority                      More to follow J S Parker ODerator                                 rie Dickson has wellwishing friends

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