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' .T. OJutlor, Editor.
FULD AY, AUGUST 27tli, IS7..
T?T All account for tvltcrthing and sub
scription which Ixcamt due on or before the first
day of Fclfruary, and all bills or legal adcer
tiiemcnls uhich apjxared in Ihc Miner prior to
thai date are payahle to John II. Marion. All
account accruing since thai date arc jtayalle to
T. J. Jlitller, the present proprietor.
FINANCIAL CRISIS IN SAN FRAN
CISCO. Suspension of the Bank of California
Heavy Run on other Banks. Gloomy
Tlic following dispatch to the Miner, re
ceived last night, portends evil times in Cali
fornia. No institution in tliat State has so
many business complications with merchants,
fanners, block-raisers and business men gen
erally as llio Hank of California, and if the
suspension announced in this dispatch shall
"prove an absolute failure it must neccssanlly
involve thousands of people who arc unable
and wholly unprepared to meet such a mis
fortune "Wufeliall look anxiously for further
San Dieo, August 20. The Union of this
city publishes an extra this evening announ
cing the suspension of the Bank of Califor
nia. Other banks sustained a heavy run to
day, and a black day is expected to-morrow
in San Francisco.
Specimens kkom Final. Sir. James A.
Wilson, of E. N, Fish & Co., Florence, was
- in-.tpwn. this week on his way to Los Ange
les and had with him a valise nearly filled
with specimens from the Silver King, Athens,
No Mistake, Pike, Spotted Tail, Josephine,
II 1 it. 11? t A
ana ucuccmcr mines, in uic i inai mountains.
These mines arc all located in or near "the
. little brown hill on the Stonenian grade,"
and - certainly corroborate much that has
been said with reference to the wonderful
richness, of the Pinal ores ; nevertheless we
fail to recognize any of that bright vigin sil
ver the di.snatchcs tell us of: in fact it is not
necessary for it to be there. The ores in the
Silver King and Athens are rich enough as
they arc, without being gilded by sensation
reports. The specimens Mr. "Wilson exhib
ited to us would certainly work several
thousand dollars to the ton, Fomc of them,
wo should say, being fully equal to the se
lections we have seen from the Peck, which
they very much resemble. As with the
Feck, the question is not, How rich is it ?
that is a settled fact but, How much is
thcro of it? If this Summer's discoveries
prove to be as extensive as the- arc rich at
. the surface, Arizona is the best silver mining
country on tho face of the earth. Discov
eries have but just begun to be made, and if
they hold out in going down, another twelve
months will reveal enough silver mines to
supply the world.
"Why Set it up on us ? The Citizen, pub-
lished at the Capital, where the new laws
come boiling hot from the legislative pot,
ought to know better than to make the fol
lowing assertion, when the statutes provide
that no more than 2.50 on the one hundred
dollar.? of taxable property can be levied :
"As will be seen by our report of the Su
pcrvisor'rt proceedings, the entire tax levy
-territorial, county and school is only ijl.o
on each S100 of taxable property ; last year
it was R2.45. And bv the way we may men
tion that in 1S74, Yavapai county's rate was
$X10 on each S1O0."
The fact is Yavapai's rate in 1874 was
Si50 and not $3.10, and in 1S73 it is 2.25,
i If wo aro correctly informed Yavapai scrip is
selling for more than that of Pima to-day,
which would seem to indicate that .she is
nearer out of debt. Will new Pima scrip
bring 92' csnts cash.
Wk are sorry to have published for truth
a canard with reference to the discovery of
a rich gold lead in tho Peacock mountains,
If parties will not write tho truth we much
prefer that they would not write at all. So
many foolish stories of rich discoveries have
been published that we had determined to
bo Tory guarded, and felt quite sure of tho
reality of what our Cerbat correspondent
wroto or it should not have found a place in
our columns. Why ho should have written
as ho did is unaccountable, as there was cer
tainly "nothing in it."
TiunTr-Finii Parallel. Tho Los An
gclos Express announces an important fact
in connection with railroads in Arizona. It
claims to know that John P. Jones and his
backers an English company are negotia
ting for the franchise of the Atlantic & Pa
ciGc R. R. Co., with a view to building a
railroad at once from Los Angeles, Cal., to
St. Louis, Mo. Tho Los Angeles and Inde
pendence road being the starter.
The editor of tho Citizen pleads innocence
of crirno and doesn't want to be hung to
maintain his theory ; thus, practically giving
up tho fight. If one's faith is lit to live by
he ought to be willing to die to maintain it.
"We are sorry to seo him weaken when put
to tho test.
C. W. G kaiui art has written us from San
ta Rita Mountains, and claims that he had
authority to advertise for the Insurance Co.
The'company takes a different view of the
matter, and our claim languishes just the
same as if ho hadn't nnv authoritv. Tt 5
comfort, however, to know that ho will pay
it himself when he gets able.
W. . Moword has recently been ap
pointed Indian Agent at the White Moun
tain, agency, and, the Citizen says, left Tuc-
rn fnr 1i5b nnw finlrl of labor on tbo lrri.
"Yc can hardly imagine his usefulness there
when the buildings aro all burned and tho
Indiaus removed to San Carlos.
FROM MOHAVE COUNTY.
Mineral Park, A. T., Aug. 20. '75.
Editor Miner : Knowing that j-ou are
desirous of chronicling any and all events
from the various parts of thp Territory that
could interest the readers of the Miner, I
undertake to make up a letter for your pa
Truth compels me to say that our county
has never, during the past two years, pre
scntcd so gloomy an appearance as it docs at
present. Last Spring and Winter every one
thought we were just stepping out from
night of adversity dark with disappointed
hopes into the bright morn of prosperity
nay, almost realized hopes. Rut, notwith
standing the brilliant outlook, we, to-day, arc
still " hanging on the ragged edge of dc
spair," waiting for better times ; still confi
dent that the da- must come when " th
camp will come out." It may be that I am
out of order in stating the case so adversely
to the usual bright story of newspaper cor
respodents, and it may be that newspaper
men don't want anything but silver stones
with golden fringe.
You nil heard, last Spring, about the
Greenwood mine; how a 10-stamp mill was
bcimr nut un. and how it would soon be
turning out the bullion 1 Well, it went up.
made a short run, didn't pay, and is to-day
idle. Tho chance arc the mine was a spot
ted one (gold), and that the ragged-pant:
boys from Prcscott had worked that pocket
about out before they sold it to the unfortu
nate buyers. Rut, mark you, the Grcon
wood is a gold bearing ledge, stuck in among
a mass of silver ledges, and if it is a fraud it
is no sign that tho great huge silver veins
such as the McCrackin and Rurroare failures
also. No, we admit the Greenwood was
tried and found wanting, but the McCrackin
is just as good as over, and the prospecting
done, which is not a little on that vein, has
proved that if the rich croppings were not
the foreteller of what some supposed, that
the ledge is a good one and will justify ex
tensive working and a heavy outlay to put
it in paying condition, such as building mill
and so forth.
Col. Davo IJuel has been trying to get up
smelting works to smelt the ore, but as he
has not yet done the former it cannot be
fairly presumed that he has accomplished
the latter. We shall see what he may do
anon. We have had lots of 11 shoal-water
capitalists;" they havo given this county
jaw-bone ad libitum ad infinitum until we
have just about shared the fate of the Philis
tines. I tell you, a new mining camp can
get along lirst rate without wrecked mining
speculators who, through bonding mines and
hastening to San Francisco, seek to resurect
their large fortunes by selling again at a huge
bonus. Any miner in Mohave county who
would now bond a mine to the wise-looking
owls irom 'Frisco, or any other place, may
be put down as a "damphule."
Hut, after all that is said and done, we
have got our mines here yet ; they can't be
packed away if they can be tied up. The
McCrackin has been under bond for some
time to men who have proved exceptions to
the rule of bonders, in this, that they have
done some work ; not extensive, but skir
iiiishinsr work. The chances now are that
when Col. Carl Davis, who has just cxamin
ed the property, makes his report, that the
balance of purchase money for the mine wil
be paid, and work engaged in vigorously.
It is rumored that the Greenwood mill wi
soon run on McCrackin ore.
Were it not for the fact that some of the
best looking ground on the McCrackin is
tied up by some jumpers, who took and now
hold possession, there would be two eompa
nies now at work instead of one.
At Mineral Park, an attempt is being made
by Davis & Randall to do something. They
are and have been for some time running the
Pioneer mill. It gives employment to sev
eral men, teams, choppers, etc., and is turn
ing out some bullion. A bar was turned out
ten days ago worth 1,00G, and they have
more than enough crude bullion on hand to
make another like it now.
Mr. R. Canfield bought tho Pioneer mill
site and two weeks ago broke ground for the
erection of his perfect 5 stamp mill, roaster
and all complete ; tho machinery for all
which i3 now on the ground. Just as work
commenced, word came from San Francisco
which has caused a delay, but on Monday
next work will bo resumed, and the mill will
bepccdily put up.
You published a lotter last week from Ccr
bat, telling of a very rich discovery of gold
mines, in the Peacock mountains, by Rucks-
baura, Cory and RIakcly. Not ono word of
that unaccountable yarn is true, not even the
deer hunt; tho story was all made up from
wholo cloth. Why an person should mako
an innocent newspaper a party to such a
falsehood is moro than 1 can tell.
Ridcncur is now sinking on his ledge at
Hackbcrry ; he proposes sinking 100 feet be
fore stopping, if water docs not prevent
Everyone tells the same story about that
mine, aud that is, that it is the finest thing
extant; reliable men candidly assuring me
that there is easily 250,000 in sight, and
all that without going more than 30 feet
down. I shall go out next week and tako a
The manly stand of the Miser (indeed of
all the papers of our Territory) in defence of
our public school system, has earned and
obtains the profound gratitude of the peoplo
of this county. The fulsome flattery of in
genious advocates don't seem to effect you a
bit. When I was a boy, our folks were pret
ty poor, and if they had had to buy school
ing for us eleven children we would not have
got much. There aro lots of j'oungsters in
Arizona in about the same fir, and there are
some folks that never had any education,
who wouldn't wake up to sending their chil
dren to school if it "were not that we make
the school house a public concern ; and then,
added to that hint, we hare made a law that
will give them a kick if they don't take the
hint without it.
Not long ago a big man
went to a Miner with a tearful story that
Mr. Citizen was jteelins: him because ho had
thrown stones at our country school houses
and then would not lend him the Citizen's
columns to nlead his case throuirh. The
course of tin; Miner on that occasion re
minds me of the wa- our dad used to do i
any of us went home from school complain
ing of a thrashing by the master; ho wouh
say, "A-ha, 3011 must have been doing some
thing wrong", and thereupon he would pro
cecd with flogging number two. That big
man got about the same kind of comfort
from the Miner. Aprojm, our district
school has just closed a three months' term
Miss Matthew, the teacher, succeeded ad
mirablj as a teacher, and I never saw little
folks make such fine progress in like time:
from scarcelj knowing their letters at th
commencmcnt several are now reading rcadi
ly in words of four and five letters. Rut,
fear, I am extending this communication too
far. At some other time I would like to
discuss the reasons why a man may champi
on public schools in Nevada, and seek to de
strov them in Arizona. SiVAri
Pima Countv Items From the Citizen
of the 14th inst.:
.News lrom the Ustnch mill and mine is
very good. Thomas Ewing and James II
loolc were out this week, and say the mil
has been running very smoothly for sevcra
days, daily crushing eighteen tons. It would
run on till to-day when a clean-up will be
made, and the prospects aro that cxpecta
tions will be met. Ore is abundant and
much of it shows free gold, and from all ac
counts, it seems impossible that there should
be anything but a satisfactory result, at the
lirst and all following clean-ups.
Visitors to the "Old Mine," report their
belief that it is the most valuable in this
county. It was expected that a workin
test would have been made ere this. Work
iugmen are still taking out ore.
Mr. Nash visited his mine near San Xav
ler this week. Presume his obiect was to
prepare for the erection of the reduction
works now en route here by teams of I. Gold
In the United States court, in the
matter of the United States against L,
A. Stevens, ct als., bondsmen (or a default
ing postmaster at Prcscott some years ago, a
change of venue was asked and allowed re
moving tho case to the district court in Yav
The following special order, No. 02, was
issued at Headquarters Department of Ari
zona, August 2:j, 1875 :
I. A General Court Martial is appointed
to meet at Fort Yuma, Cal., at 10 o'clock,
a. in., Monday the (5th day of September
next, or as soon thercatter as practicable,
for the trial of such persons as may properly
be brought before it.
Detail for the Court :
1. Captain George W. Rradley, A. Q. M.
2. Captain Leonord Y. Loring, Assistant
3. Captain A. W. Corliss, 8th Inft.
-1. Captain Daniel T. Wells, Sth lnft.
5. Second-Lieutenant P. II. Ray, 8th Inft
G. Second-Lieutenant II. L. Haskell, 12th
First-Lieutenant C. A. Earnest, Sth Inft.,
No other officers than those named can be
assembled without manifest injury to the
will sit without regard to
II. Private George II. Tinker, Company F,
Sth Infantry, is detailed on extra duty as
messenger at these Headquarters
III. Captain A. T. Smith, Sth Inft., will
proceed without delay to inspect the inoni?y
accounts of tho disbursing olliccrs stationed
at Camps Howie and Lowell, and at Tucson,
. 1. Un the completion of this duty. Cap
tain omitu will return to his proper station
Mr. Rlivkns, an old bachelor of Rochest
er who is much absorcd in politics, visited the
n mow uraliam the other clay, inst after
reading Grant's letter, and asked her what
she thought of a third term. Now the wid
ow uas uecn twice married, and in response
1 A .
to tnc question sue made a rush lor tho as
tounded Mr. Rlivens and takinir him tiirlitlv
in her arms exclaimed, "O, you dear, dear
man ! What a hannv woman I am !" At
last accounts Mr. R. had locked himself in
his wood house, and was endeavoring to ex
plain things to the widow through the key
The following were a few of the maxims
of that king of printers, Benjamin Franklim
trade is tnc mother ot money : beforehanded
with your bussiness ; spend and bo free, but
mako no waste ; prnycr and provender hinder
no journey; credit is like a looking-glass, eas
ily broken ; ho who looks not before, finds
himself behind ; keep thy ollicc and thy of
fice will keep thee ; they can never thrive
who spend their time in beer-houses, and in
gaming houses ; God helps those who help
Geneiial Schenck, U. S. Minister to Eng
land, has been using an old American anec
dote to good advantage. To the wife of a
Rrithisb cabinet officer, who assured him
that "Lngland mado America all that she is,"
io said : "Pardon, madam, you remind mo
of an answer of the Ohio lad in his teens.
who attending Sunday School for tho first
time, was asked bv his teacher, 'Who made
you V Ho replied, 'Why God mado me
about so long (holding his hands about ten
inches apart)but I growed the rest.
The Los Angeles Herald of July 2Sth
says: "Keports trom the wbcat-jrrowinir
sections of the State indicate that the wheat
crop is even lighter than anticipated a lew
weens oeiore narvest. Tertians not over
one-fourth, or at furthest three eighths, of an
average crop uas been raised this year. De
ducting the measured amount which will be
required for home consumption and forsccd.
it is safe to say that California's wheat ex
port for lSio will not exceed fifteen or eigh
teen million bushels less than half that of
J. M. Roberts, we learn, will be here
from California on the nest stage, having
been left at Mineral Park by the last buck
Messrs. Kcrwagon & Allen have the contract
for building Ashcr fc Co.'s new store mentioned
The walls of Basuford & Co.'s brick store arc
nearly completed and will soon be ready for the
A delayed letter, with reference to a ball at
Camp Apache, has arrived and will appear next
Special to the Miner by United States and W. U. Lints.1
Washington, August 20. Information has
been received at tho State Department that
two fiillibustcr steamers aro now approach
ing the coast of Cuba, well provided with
Washington, August 19. Long letters
have been received from Prof. Jenny, dated,
Rlack Hills, which say that considerable
placer gold is found, but not rich or exten
sive as compared with California.
Denver, Colorado, August 19. Grain
crops arc unusually promising in Colorado
and New Mexico.
Rerlin, August 19. The Herzegonian in
surrection is assuming serious proportions,
Turkey declines intervention. Austria and
Prussia are putting 50,000 calalry on war
Madrid, August 19. Don Egoray was de
feated by Alfonsitcs and pursued into tho
Augusta, Georgia, August IS. Eighty
negroes were lodged in jail on a charge of
intention of raising an insurrection and mas
sacreinz the whites. No further trouble is
St. Paul, Minn., August 18. A special
from Rismarck reports gold found in great
ouantitics in the Rlack Hills. Miners are
pouring in, and great excitement prevails,
The Indians will not treat until the miners
Vienna, August 18. The insurrection in
Turkish provinces covers 200 miles of terri
tory. It is reported that 25,000 troops
which landed at Klcck refused to march for
Mostar, on account of the Insurgent occu
pancy of the mountain passes on the route
London, August IS. Tho steam yacht
carrying the Queen and tho royal family in
crossing from Osborne to Portsmouth this
morning collided with and sank the schooner
yacht Mistletoe. A party of ladies and gen
tlcmcn on the Mistletoe were drowned; one
killed. None of the Royal party were in
The governments of Syria and Greece
have formed an alliance offensive and de
fensive against Turkey. A letter from Dal
matia, dated August lGth says, 10,000 men
arc ready to join the Rosnian insurrection.
Sclavonians from all parts are arriving to
fight for Independence.
Roston, August 52. There has been
considerable doing in California wool sales ;
495,000 pounds sold at from 19 to 324.
There is a decline in California of about 4
cents per pound from the highest point a few
months ago. There is a disposition to close
out stocks as fast as possible at this rate.
Louisville, August 27. The crop reports
from all sections of Kentucky show light'
average yield. Tobacco returns show a cor
respondingly light yield from all over that
section of the territory which produces three
fourth of the tobacco crop of tho United
States. Full corn crops are predicted.
Wheat and rye will be from one-half to two-
thirds crop. Oats are damaged more than
any other crop, nay crops will be large.
San Francisco, August 20. It is reported
tint Frank Pixley and De Young have
quarrelled, and that Pixley has left the
Chronicle. At all events, the Chronicle has
ceased to champion the Committee of Twen
Local politics is lively. There arc almost
as many different conventions as offices to
be filled, and all abusing each other.
Charles Hanson, proprietor of a notorious
house of ill repute, on Waverly Place, near
Washington street, was shot and fatally
wounded last night in a bar-room attached
to the house, by a man named McYey.
Sacramento, August 20. A fire is raging
iu tho woods at Emigrant Gap, endangering
the snow-sheds of the railroad. From later
advices it is understood that the employes
of the railroad have checked the flames.
Santa Rarbara, August 19 Governor
Pachcco was taken suddenly ill yesterday
and is unable to go on to Sacramento with
the party in whose company he was pleas
The jury has been secured for the second
trial of Mrs. Norton. The trial will becin
San Diego, August 20. Lieut. Philip
Reade, superintendent U. S. military tele
graph, left here yesterday for Yuma, where
he expects to get conveyance and mako in
spection of lines now built, and make recon-
noisancc of new lines from Camp Apache to
J; rcsno, Cal., August 1G. A party from
Sycamore states that at an early hour this
morning tho Hotel of W. II. Parker, at that
place, was entered by a band of Mexicans,
and after robbing the house of a small
amount of money, proceeded to tho ranch of
a Mexican and drove of a number of horses.
The Mexican recognizing the leader as Cha
vez, whom he knows personally.
Carson, Nov., August 18. Mrs. Hill, who
was shot by a Chinaman, is in a fair way of
Sacramento, August 17. A fire last eve
ning burned four coal and wood sheds of the
I. R. Company, on Gibboora street, burning
o cars loaded with wheat, and damaging
the Pioneer flour mill and the gas works ;
Santa Rarbara, August 18. Senator
Rooth and party visited San Ruenavcntura
to-day, and addressed a meeting, returning
here this evening en route to Los Angeles.
San Francisco, August 16. It is supposed
that Chavez and a confederate murdered
John Rorland, at Peach Tree, seventy miles
from Hollistcr, on Saturday last. Rorland
shot while drawing beer. One of the
Spaniards resembled the description of Cha-
Washington, August 19. The steamer
Uraguay has escaped with a cargo of sup
plies for Cuban revolutionists. The State
Department is much chagrined at her es
cape. There is no hope of the re-capture of
San Francisco, August 19. Mining stocks
arc weaker to-day: Ophir, 67; Crown
Point. 34; California, 65.
Gold in New York 1 14. Greenbacks in
San Francisco SSJ and S9.
San Francisco, August 24. Mining stocks
aro sinking very fast, quotations to-day arc :
Ophir, 57; Mexican, 21; Gould & Curry,
19; Crown Point, 31; Relcher, 24; Sierra
Nevada, 17; Calfornia, CI.
The U. S. store keeper at Antioch distil
lery has been suspended and a discrepency
of 10,000 gallons of whisky in one month has
General Sheridan arrived here last night
and was received with a perfect ovation
Tho General goes to Oregon immediately,
but will remain in San Francisco a month
when ho returns.
San Francisco, August 23. Yesterday
about 7:30 a. m. F. O'Neil, a well known
gambler was shot and instantly killed by
Win. J. Taylor, a quasi sport and vender in
bogusjewelry. The trouble arose from Tay
lor inviting himself to drink with O'Neil and
party. O'Neil struck Taylor with a cane,
when the latter fired with fatal ellect.
Richard Larkman, grocer corner of How
ard and Real streets, had trouble with Ellen
Londamane, his tenant, who struck him on
the head with a decanter, from the effects of
which he died yesterday. The woman was
On Saturday night two boys, named Ed
win Sheridan, 15 years of age, and John
Crowley, 10 years, got into a quarrel about
tho sale of somo tickets to a boy's theatre
which they wcro running in a cellar, in
which Sheridan stabbed Crowley twice with
a pocket knife. Crowley died of the
wounds at noon yesterday. Sheridan was
arrested on a charge of murder.
James Ronuelly, who was crushed be
tween two freight cars last Thursday, died
The body of a man supposed to be Lacy,
master of the ship Lady Rlessington, was
found in the Ray off Front street wharf yes
terday. A brute was arrested yestcaday for at
tempted outrage on a little girl four years
old, daughter of .Mr. Powell of Almcda. His
Attempt was frustrated by tho father of the
child, who took the fellow to the lock-up.
Mining stocks were weaker to-day : Ophir
fell to GO. Gold, 114 ; greenbacks. S8 to SSi.
Y'uma, A. T., August 23. Mr. West, one
of the three prospectors who came here a
short time since from San Diego, got lost in
Oatman Flat and perished for want of water
and food. His body was found some dis
tance from the road. He is one of the com
panions of the man who committed suicide
Lieut. Reade left here this morning for
In I'rescott, Monday Xorninir. Atiirixt 24, 1875. of srs-
tlieiila. iiiierveninif iijmhi h severe attack of cholera mor
bus, Clinrlcs Otten, n native of Hanover, Germany, aged
something over 50 years.
Charley was an early j ionccr of Yavapai county, lmv-
injr mined on Lynx creek in early days, and was well
known and much respected by all the old settlers in this
part of Arizona.
W. L. Iir.Ml'IIILI-
W. II. CAItLTON".
HEMPHILL & CARLTON,
BLACKSMITHS, WAGON MAKERS
and Carriage Painters.
HAVINT. TAKUXTHK STAND FOKMEULY OC
copied by -Mitchell it ('nrduer, on Granite street, nearly
oppotiio uuiuawuy ii wniKcr iiTcry Maine, will con
duel ami carry on
WA.GOJY AND CARRIAGE
MAKING AND REPAIRING,
CARRIAGE I'AI'TIIN'Gs ETC.
In nil the branches pertaining to a first-class Blacksmith
1! ItgUU VUOp
Particular attention paid to Horse-shoeing.
HEMPHILL & CARLTON.
Ranch for Rent-
My Ilancb, in Salt River Valley, near Pha-nir. is for
rent on favorable terms. For particulars enquire of
ens, rreseoti. U.A. TWEED
Phtenix. August 24, 1675.
Persons knowing of the whereabouts of Uriah Davis
vf ill confer a favor on tho undersigned by addressing him
at Prescott, Ariiora. J. I DAVIS.
i'rescott, August 27, 1675. 3m
Came into my herd, about the 15th of July, 1875. ono
"" " nmu none mural nj nanus Uljrn. uramleu on tne
left kip, high up, xvith a heart, and on the same hip, low
down, with a brand resembling a capital A with a bar
across the top. .Shod ull round when be came, and bad
broken rope hobbles. The owner is requested to prove
I'miwiT iay cnarges ana taKe mm away.
L. A. STEVENS.
Willow Creek, Aug. 27, lf75. 4t
Board of Examiners.
The Countv Board of Examiners will met TITES
DAY, AUOUST 31st, and THURSDAY, SEPT. 2d,
at 1 O'clock 1'. It., at the orhea nf tlm 1nti.ita Jmli'a f.ir
the purjwse of examining applicants for certitlcatcs of
The CO-rartnershiD heretofore eiiitinir lntirn Jnhn
Stemmernnd 8. Righctty, in the station business at Ah
Creek, on the Verde road, isalissolved lr mutual niiuvnt.
John Stemtncr wtll continuo tho busina-s's, collect all dues
and pay all debts of the Ann. JOHN STEMMER,
Aasa Creek Station, August 27, 1873. U
TWO FINE RANCHES OS THE VF.nnK TtlVFi;
three mile below Camp Verde, with plenty of water for
irrigating purposes. Nearly 200 acres nnder culti vation ;
good houses, two stono corral and young orchard; with
or without crops. For further jmica!ars enquire on the
premises. JOSEPH MELVIN.
enle, August 27, 1875.
A fiilFfl T ooe who ore smTering fromthe errors
VHI and indiscretions of youth, nerrous' weak
ness, early decay, loss of manhood, ic, I will send a re
ceipe that will cure yon. fkee or ciiauce. The great
remedy was discovered by a missionary in South America,
fiend a sell aaldresW envelope to tho Rev. Joseph T
I.NMAX, .Station D, Hible Howe, Nw York City. au27inG
WM. M. BUFFUM
Still Occupies the Old Stand, Weatgu,
of the Plaza,
. I'rescott, Arizona,
And is in receipt of a large Invoice of
New and Desirable Goo
With others Ordered and on the Wa
His enstomerr and the public pen? rally can Ihtrr I.
as heretofore, anything- they may need in the wytf
Staple & Fancy Dry Goods
LADIES' AND GENTLEMENS"
FUlt WISHING GOODS,
MENS AND BOYS HATS
Boots and Slioes,
PERFUMERY & TOILET ARTICLE
HARDWARE, TIN" & WOODENWAfiE,
0B00KEBY, GLASS AND EARTHENWARE,
PAPER HANGINGS, LAMPS, ULOCK
Mining and Farming ToelSj
Together with many other thingi, TThleh will sotv
mentioned. (tlTK litM A CALL.
I'rescott, June 17, le'o.
mmimn bar & billiais
MONTEZUMA STREET, PRESCOTT.
We have recently renovated nnd fixed nj ogr tin
in Cue atrle, and have none but th choicest
WINES, LIQUORS, and CIGARS,
rOK OUK l'ATKONS AND THE PUBLIC
AVe bnTe two of J. Strahle A: Co' finest TabH-vit
Delauey's Patent wire cushions, which nxe farsoftrntl
any others now in ue. BilliarduU will pleats caHu(
judge for themselves.
We have a Club Koom, for gentlemen, attached t b
C. A. LUKE i CO.
L. 33. JEWELL,
JEWELER AND ASSAYER,
South Side of the Plaza, Frescott
Praler in Clocks, Watches and Jewelry. Jtwtfrtlf
nil kinds made to order. Itepairinp dune rarefolly ul
promptly. Cold and Silver bullion refined, bought uJ
sold. All kinds of ore promptly and properly nosartL
BENJ. H .WEAVER,
Montezuma St, Opposite Dan Hatz's New
Is prepared to furnish Miners, Farmers aad evmW;
Sugar, Tea, and Coffee,
SPICES, CANNED GOODS
Of all kinds, and a general axotaient of
CHOICE FAMILY GROCERIES,
fTJ1- Country Produce bought at living rates.
WM. X. KEI.LV. V. A. tiTErilOS
KELLY & STEPHENS,
1ST E -W S AGENTS
And Wbolexile and Retail Dealers in
Tolmccoj Cigars, Confectionery
Fancy Goods, Yankee Notions,
Guns, Fistola, Cutlery,
Hosiery, Buck Gloves,
Figs, Dates and Nuts,
Gents' Furnishing Goods
Jnt receive, an assortment of FRESH GARDE
SEEDS, superior to any ever before olfe-ed in tbisttir-
ket. Xorth side of Plaza, I'rescott, Arizona. fc5l
THE POST TRADER'S STORE,
FORT WHIPPLE, ARIZONA,
KEErri OIt SALE
BOOTS -A.2snD SHOES,
STATIONERY, FANCY GOODS
TOBACCO, CIGARS, ETC.
CP Prices Seasonable.
HOWEHS & RICHARDS, Proprietor
BART. H. ARMSTRONG,
1IOU.SE. SIGN A3TD CARRIAGE
Plain, Fancy and Decorative
COBTEZ, ST, betwetm Good-fin and Carlton, PBESCOTT.
CHAS. WF.I1ER. WILLIAM U0S5-
NEW BAKERY AND CHOP-HOUSE,
The Bndersiitned beir to Inform thm nnLtt that ther are
now running a
BAKERY AXD CHOP-HOUSE
IX JOHX LAUOHLIjrs BUILDING, MONTEZUMA
MEALS AT ALL HOURS.
CP The best of BREAD. PIES m! HAKES alwU
on hand, for sale cheap. "WEBER Sc. H0K.
Frescott, Aufnut 20, 1873.
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FOR SALE AT MIXER OFFICE