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It's a Wish_
That You All Enjoy a
Happy New year
From the Store that Sells You Six Spools of Cotton for 25c
and a Good Corset for 60c.
Bimetallic Mer. Co.
PROFESSIONAL CARDS 2
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E F. CONYN4IHAM, M. D.,
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON.
Day or Night Calls Promptly Attended to.
Office over Cartier's Store,
MISS H. A. WICK,
Graduate from Danzig. Germany, and recently
from the German Medical College, Chicago.
OFFICE IN THE PONGRATZ POUSF. SANSOME-ST..
Office, rear of postoffice building, on
"g M. DURFEE.
ATTORNEY AT LAW.
Office-Opera House Block, Sansome Street.
G EORGE A. MAYWOOD.
ATTORNEY AND COUNSELLOR-AT-LAW.
Offi.e, corner of Broadway and California street
S A. BROWN.
--WTeeth extracted without pain by a now
process. Teeth filled with the latest and best
Improved fillings. All kinds of dental opera.
tions performed in the most perfect manner.
All my work is first-olass. Office, Hyde block.
G W. YOUNG.
Gold Fillings. Crown and Bridge Wort
Office, over McLeod's shoe store.
PHILIPSBUBG - - MONTANA.
At Granite Wednesdayse.
of eggs or glue is
used in roasting
It is all coffee-pure coffee
strong and of delicious flavor
Some coffees are varnished with
a cheap coating of eggs, glue or
other equally noxious substances.
The sealedi ackassno res aniform
LOCAL RRF DES
E 0* .- N eeSee
Dr. Power office McLeod & Doe
Maurice James of Stone was a visito.
In the city Saturday.
For embossed stationery place your
order with The Philipsburg Mail.
Mr. and Mrs. John Moreau left last
week to visit their old home in Canada.
Edward Schoonover arrived home from
Missoula Saturday for his holiday vacat
Singer machines on easy payments at
Allison & Sherman's, also supplies for
Attorney Josiah Shull went to Missoula
Tuesday and spent Christmas with his
Miss Jessie Anderson went to Stone
yesterday morning to visit a few days at
her home in the valley.
Miss Kate Ashton went to Missoula
Wednesday to visit a few days with her
sister, Mrs. J. D. McIntosh.
Joseph T. Pardee came up from Miss.
oula Saturday and spent the holidays
with friends in Philipsburg.
The Whit e House Saloon was attached
last week by Stromberg & Mullins of
Butteand has remained closed since.
Will Schuh went to Missoula Tuesday
to spend Christmas with his children,
who are in charge of the sisters there.
991 was the lucky number at Charles
Williams' on Christmas Eve and the
holder of the ticket is invited to come
and claim the doll.
Last Friday was flag day and the an
niversary of the l£ouisana purchase, but
owning,to the holiday rush few flags were
displayed in this city.
Frank Grebil returned last week from
Elhs, Kansas. He reports Mrs. Grebil
much improved and gradually regaining
her former good health.
After a pleasant visit with friends in this
city, Miss Frances Miller left this morn
ing for Boulder, Mont., where she is em
ployed as teacher in the public school.
The Good Templars are preparing a
special program for their meeting next
Thursday night-January 2nd. It will
include many intersting features and
none of the members should miss it.
John Shneider and Benry Steber last
week sold a number of mining claims
known as the Boulder group to Thurlow
Weed Barnes of oew York for $6000.
The property is located back of Granite.
Among the ladies who have declared
their intention of keeping open house on
New Years day are Mesdames. W. E.
Moore, L. A. Yaks, C. C. Spencer and
E. H. Campbell. Mrs. Moore and Mrs.
Yake will receive at Mrs. Moore's home
Mrs. Spencer and Mrs. Camp
bell will receive at Mrs. Spencer's home.
The new uniform placer location blank
is the proper blank for millsite location.
If you desire to locate a millsite use the
new uniform p'acer location blank. Full
instructions for filling out these blanks
are printed on every one, and if these are
followed you will make a valid location.
A supply of these blanks is always on
hand at The Mail office: they are also for
sale by all dealers in Philipsburg.
W. S. Campbell was up from Stone on
Duncan Campbell was in Saturday
from upper Trout creek.
Found-One buffalo fur mitten. In
quire at The Mail office.
C. L. Gildersleeve was a business visi
tor in the'burg Monday.
Archie 'IThibault was down from Gran
ite Saturday on business.
Hon. Peter Gallagher of Granite was
a visitor in the city Monday.
Dr. Geo. D. Craven was up from Drum
mond last evening on business.
Conrad Wipf was up from Sunrise and
spent Christmas with his family.
Angus Smith of lower Willow creek
was a visitor in the city last week.
D. Jankower is expected back from
New York about the first of the year.
Surveyor E. A. Cralle went to Boulder
Monday to spend the holidays with rela
Miss A. H. Price went to Butte Satur
day to spend Christmas with relatives
Douglas Smith and Hans Luthje of
Willow creek were visitors in the city
during the week.
Geo. E. Myers and family returned
from Drummond, where they had been
spending Christmas with relatives.
J. A. Halliday has branched out into
the confectionary business and now sells
fresh home-made candies as well as bread
Prof. Geo. H. Westphal went to Drum
mond Wednesday by appointment and
supplied the music for the ball there on
Mr. and Mrs. T. G. Bothscheider re
turned to Sunrise this morning, after
a several days' visit with friends and
relatives in the city.
Misses M. C. Ryan, Christina!MacKen
zie, M. L. Smedley and Myrtle M. Clark
went to Missoula yesterday to attend the
annual meeting of the State Teachers
Rev. and Mrs. H. G. Wakefield enter
tained a small party of friends at their
home on Christmas evening in honor of
their guest, Miss Frances Miller. A
most delightful time was had by all
All members of Silver State Lodge.No.
35, A. O. U. W., are requested to meet
at their hall Saturday afternoon. Dec. 28.
at one o'clock, for the purpose of attend
ing the funeral of the late Master Work
man, F. J. Weaves.
Alex Berthoud was severly burned
about the face last Sunday while at work
near the gas furnaces at the Bimetallic
mill. His right eye suffered considerably
and the burns are severest on that side
of his face but he will not suffer any
The Firemen's ball on Christmas night
was well attended and proved a great
success Mrs. W. W. Nebethal and Mr.
K. C. Wooley won the prize offered to
the most graceful lady and gentleman
two-step dancers. The music was fur
nished by the Red Men orchestra.
Flint Creek Lodge No. 11 A. F. & A. M.
and Pearl Chapter No. 14, O. E. S. in
stall their new officers this evening at
Masonic hall. The installation cere
monies will be conducted in public. Mrs.
R. A. Allison Worthy Grand Matron of
Montana will install the officers of Pearl
Chapter. A banquet at the Silver Lake
house will follow the installation.
No one can reasonably hope for good
health unless his bowels move once each
day. \ lien this is not attended to, dis
orders of the stomach arise, biliousness,
headache, dyspepsia and piles soon fol
low. If you wish to avoid these ailments
keep your bowels regular by taking
Chamberlain's Stomach and Liver Tab
lets when required. They are so easy to
take and mild and gentle in effect. For
sale by M. E. Doe & Co., Druggists. *
A. J. Snell wanted to attend a party,
but was afraid to do so on account of
pains in his stomach, which he feared
would grow worse. He says, "I was
telling my troubles to a lady friend, who
said: 'Chamberlain's Colic Cholera and
Diarrhoea Remedy will put von in condit
ion for the party.' Ibought a bottle and
take pleasure in stating that two doses
cured me and enabled me to have a good
time at the party." Mr. Snell is a resi
dent of Summer Hill, N. Y. This rem
edy is for sale by M. E. Doe & Co., Drug
The blowing of the whistleat the Bi
metallic mill at 3 o'clock Wednesday
afternoon caused considerably commot
ion in the city until it was learned that
it was simply for the purpose of dismiss
ing the outside men for the day. The
signal at an unusual hour brought to
mind in an instant the signal of distress
sounded when the mill was on fire last
summer and many of the fire laddiers lost
no time in donning their working olothe..
Happily there was no fire, but the boys
Miss Eliza Dyer, daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. Thos. Dyer of Granite, returned
Saturday from Butte, where she had for
some time been receiving medical treat
ment. The young lady recently submit
ted to an operation, her physical condit
ion being yet rather weak. and hardships
attendant to a trip of that distance were
almost more than she could endure. On
the way from Drummond up Miss Dyer
became faint and on arrival to Philips
burg was taken to the home of Mr. and
Mrs. L. A. Yake, where she remained
until Sunday noon, . wnen she continued
her journey to her home in Granite.
John Wesley Anniversary.
The Southern Methodist preachers of
St. Louis have appointed a committee
composed of the Reyerend Doctor W. F.
McMurray, the Reverend Dr. R. D.
Smart, the Reverend Dr. J. W. Lee, Mr.
Sam Kennard and Mr. Murray Carleton,
to confer with a like committee appoint
ed by the Methodist Episcopal ministers
for the purpose of arranging for the cele
bration of the two hundreth anniversary
of Wesley in connection with the World's
Fair. This matter came before the re
cent Ecumencial Council of Methodism
in London, and it was referred to the
several branches represented for action.
Keep Your Bowels Strong.
Constipation or diarrhoea when
your bowels are out of order. Cas
carets Candy Cathartic will make
them act naturally. Genuine tablets
stamped C. C. C. Never sold in
bulk. All druggists, ioc.
The difference in
cost between an alum
baking powder and
cream of tartar bak
ing powder would not
amount for a family's
supply to one dollar
Dr. Price's is the
standard cream of tar
tar baking powder. It
makes the food de
licious and healthful.
NOTE.-You cannot, if you
value good health, afford to
use cheap, low-grade, alum
baking powders. They are
apt to spoil the food ; they do
endanger the health. All
physicians will tell you that
alum in food is deleterious.
WHEN 100 MILES APART.
Etruria and Umbria in Communication
New York, Dec. 17.-The Cunarder
Etruria, whch has just arrived here,
was in communication for more than
five hours in mid-ocean with her sister
ship, the Umbria. Long before either
ship sighted the other their command
ers were conversing by the Marconi
wireless system. The position of each
ship was known to the other hours be
fore the main trucks showed above the
horizon. The Etruria left Liverpool
on Dec. 7, the same day the Umbria
steamed out of New York. They were
1,630 miles east northeast of Sandy
Hook when they passed each other last
Wednesday. Four hours before that,
or when they were fully 100 miles
apart, the receiver on the Etruria began
to click warningly. The operator re
plied and then the word "Umbria"
was slowly spelled out on the Etru
ria's instrument. Then followed the
Umbria's location. The Etruria re
plied giving her location, which show
ed her to be fully 100 miles away from
the other vessel. The Umbria sent
her number of passengers, the fact
that all was well and the latest news
from New York. The Etruria sent
word of the burning of the great Liv
erpool exchrnge quadrangle which oc
curred on Dec. 6.
VIOLATED LABOR LAWS.
Chicago Millionaire Manufacturer and
His Superintendent Arraigned.
Chicago, Dec. 17.-W. D. Chalmers,
millionaire machinery manufacturer,
and Henry S. Penton, superintendent
for the Allis-Chalmers company, were
arraigned in court during the after
noon on the charge of -conspiracy.
The ease is the outgrowth of the
strike of the machvindsts at the big
plant and the specific charge is that
Mr. Chalmers and Mr. Penton violated
the labor laws of Illinois and con
spirTed together to bring men to Chi
cago to work in the machinery depart
ment of the machinery company with
out having informd'- them that a
strike was in progress.
The warrants were sworn to by four
machinists who were engaged in Bos.
ton. They claim that when they
signed a contract to come West it was
with the understanding that the strike
had been settled. When they arrived
here and found the strike in progress
they refused to go to work.
CUBAN IMPORTS AND EXPORTS.
Former Show a Decrease and the Lat
ter an Increase.
Washington, Dec. 17.-A compara
tive statement of the commerce of
Cuba for the fiscal years 1901 and 1900,
issued by the division' of insular af.
fairs. war department, shows that the
total value of merchandise imported
during the fiscal year 1901 was $65,
050,141, as against $71,681,187 for 1900;
and the total value of merchandise ex
ported during 1901 was $63,115,821, as
against $45,228,846 for 1900. This in
dicated a decrease of 9.3 per cent in
the value of imports and an increase
of 39.5 per cent in the value of exports.
Ordered American Locomotives.
New York, Dec. 17.-According to
the London correspondent pf The Trib
une the directors of the Northeastern
railway have not only adopted the
American form of presenting statistics
but it appears that they have also giv.
en an order for 20 American locomo
Tne most beautiful lace and art work
done by Mrs. L. F. Fleisher is now ex
hibited in one of the windows at the
Boston Store consisting of fine royal Bat
tenburg Honiton English matting point,
princess and Russian laces, and Embroi
dery of all kinds; also decorative art. If
you want to see fine embroidefed hand
kerchiefs and tidies you should call at
the Boston Store.
rew Aeo Toear Ki4amey
Dr. HobW' 8Add- Plis curo all h.de ,r t,:
• !0 ree. &dd.Bter~a Remodyl C.o., Chlioalo or #. E'
SUNDAYI AT TH OCHURCHES.
Sunday-school at 2 o'cl ck Sunday
St. Andrew's Philipsburg Morning
prayer and sermon every Sun at 11
a. m., except on second Sunda ' the
month, when the service is at 7:30
Holy communion on first Sunday in
month, Sunday-school at 10 a. m.
St. Peter's, Granite-Evening prayer
and sermon every Sunday at 7:30 p. m.,
except on second Sunday in the month,
when the service is at 11 a. m. Sunday
school at 3 p. m.
H. G. Wakefield, Rector.
Preaching next Sunday both morning
and evening. The pastor will preach
special sermons appropriate for the close
of the year. Morning subject, "Past,
Present and Future." Evening subject.
"The Closing Year and its Lessons."
Y. P. S. C. E. at 6:30 p. mi. Sunday
school at 10 a. m. Prayer meeting and
bible study every Wednesday evening at
James B. Butter
Next Sunday is a day of special prayer
throughout all Methodism. The call is
especially to the Epworth League. There
will be a sunrise prayer meeting at 8
o'clock. Preachineat 11 a. m. Sermon
on the thought of prayer.
Watch-night service on Tuesday even
ing at 11 p. m.
Prayer meeting on Wednesday even
ing at 7:30.
All are cordially invited to these ser
J. A. Smith, Pastor.
ADVERTISED LETTER LIST.
Philipsburg, Dec. 27.-The following
is a list of unclaimed letters remaining
in the postoffice at Philipsburg, Mont.,
for the week ending Dec. 26, 1901. Per
sons calling for any of the letters named
will please say "advertised:'
Blue, Hector Moffiat, W. P.
Ferguson, Pauline Maliniak. Peter
Kelly, E. A. Moore, H. D.
Lawrence Hauck, Postmaster.
Every prospector should be familiar
with the changes made by the last legis
lature in the law governing mining loca
tions. The Mail has just turned out a
lot of location blanks which conform with
this law. The law as amended is printed
on the back of every location notice,also
full directions how to make a valid loca
tion. Any prospector desiring one of
these for his guidance can have one free
by appyling at The Mail office.
Of Benefit to You.
D. S. Mitchell. Fulford, Md.: "Dur
ing a long illness I was troubled with bed
sores, was advised to try DeWitt's Witch
Hazel Salve and did so wilh wonderful
results. I was perfectly cured. It is the
best salve on the market." Sure cure
for piles, sores, burns. Beware of coun
terfeits. M. E. Doe & Co., Camprbell
Drug Co., Philipsburg and Walker Com
mercial Co., Granite. *
oUuutiN ANI) COLDS IN CHILDREN.
Recommendation of a well Knowin Chic
I use and prescribe Chamberlain's
Cough Remedy for almost all obstinate,
constricted coughs, with direct results.
I prescribe it to children of all ages.
Am glad to reccommend it to all in need
and seeking relief from colds and coughs
and bronchial afflictions. It is non-nar
cotic and safe in the hands of the most
unprofessional. A universal panacea for
all mankind.-Mrs. Mary R. Melendy,
M. D., Ph. D., Chicago, Ill. This remedy
is for sale by M. E. Doe & Co., Drug
An Evangelist's Story.
"I suffered for years with a bronchial
or lung trouble and tried various reme
dies but did not obtain permanent relief
until I commenced using One Minute
Cough." writes Rev. James Kirkman,
evangelist of Belle River, Ill. "I have
no hesitation in recommending it to all
sufferers from maladies of this kind." One
Minute Cough Cure affords immediate
relief for coughs, colds and all kinds of
throat and lung troubles. For croup it
is unequalled. Absolutely safe. Very
pleasant to take, never fails and is really
a favorite with the children. They like
it. M E. Doe & Co., Campbell Drug
Co., Philipsburg and Walker Commercial
Notice for Bids.
Bids will be received by the clerk of
the city of Philipsburg for supplying the
city with the necessary printing. etc.,
for the ensuing year, comnrencing Janu
ary 1, 1902. and ending Dec. 31, 1902.
Bids are to be in not later than 8 o'clock
p. m. Monday, Dec. 16, 1901. The fol
lowing is a list of the articles to be fig.
ured on: Printing one-half sheet blanks,
printing one-quarter sheet blanks (give
price for one hundred and each addition
al hundred); road tax receipts, licenses,
warrants (give price for five hundred
and one thousand-n umbered, perforated
and bound); blank books (figure accord
ing to Section 4233, Political Code); le
gal advertising per folio of one hundred
words (give price for first insertion and
for subsequent insertions.
By order of the city council.
-W. L. Brown,
Phihpsburg, Mont:, Dec. 5. 1901.
Two furnished rooms, also one large
barn. Inquire of Mrs. John Larm, near
This signature is on every box of the genuine
Laxative Bromo-Quinine .ablets
the remedy that cares a cold In one day
DESERTLAND, FINAL PROOF-NOTICE
UNITED STATES LAND OFFICE.
HELENA. Montana December 4 1901.
Notice is hereby given that Maurice 2Coughlen
of Helmville. Mont., has filed notice of his in
tention to make proof on his desert-land claim
No, 6291, for the NW 4 Section 22, Township I4
north, Range II west, before Chas. A, Jackways,
United States Commissioner at Ovando, Mon
tana, on the 18th day of January, 1902.
He names the following witnesses to prove
the complete irrigation and reclamation o said
land: Thomas C('tter. Thomas Mnllen. Dan
Geary, George Good of Helmville. Montana.
GEORGE D. GREENE, Register.
One United States legal tender note,
was picked .up oi the street yebte'rday by
Miss Eunice Plumley. The parf'y hai.mg
lost same may recover it 'Iy proving
ownership. Inquire at post office.
Notice Wairants Payable.
There is money in the treasury to take
up all Road Fund warrants registered
on or before June 1st, 1900. Interest
ceases December 14th, 1901.
-O. F. Featherman,
We are n .eceiving our fall stock of
wall paper. This opens the way for
another remnant sale. If you can't use
some cheap wall paper, this is your op.
portunity. Call and examine our new
M. E. Doe & Co.
Philipsburg, Mont., Dec. 5,1901.
There is money in tbe treasury to take
up all bridge fund warrants to date, and
all general or county fund warrants
registered in 1895, and all road fund
warrants registered on or before Decem
ber 9, 1899. Interest ceases on the
above warrants Dec. 5, 1901.
-0. F. Featherman,
A Good Cough Medicine.
I find Chamberlain's Cough Remedy is
an excellent medicine. I have been suf
fering from a severe cough for the last
two months, and it has effected a cure.
I have great pleasure in recommending
it.-W. C. Wockner. This is the opinion
of one of our oldest and most respected
residents, and has been voluntarily given
in good faith that others may try the
remedy and be benefitted, as was Mr.
Wockner. This remedy is sold by M. E.
Doe & Co., Druggists.
Health and Beauty.
A poor complexion is usually the re
sult of a torpid liver or irregular action
of the bowels. Unless nature's refuse is
carried off it will surely cause impure
blood. Pimples, boils and other erupt
ions follow. This is nature's method of
throwing off the poisons which the bow
els failed to remove. DeWitt's Little
Early Risers are world famous for rem
edying this condition. They stimulate
the liver and promote regular and heal
thy action of the bowels but never cause
griping, cramps or distress. Safe pills.
M. E. Doe & Co., Campbell Drug Co..
Philipsburg and Walker Commercial Co.,
Educate Your Bowels With Cascarets.
Candy Cathartic, cure constipation forever.
100, 25c. If C. C. O. fail, druggists refund money.
f f OF f "
Chas. A. Wilson
Flour $2.00 to $3.00
Royal, Climax and
Apples $1.4o to $2.00
Fancy Tea and Coffee
FREE ! With every cash
. purchase you get
coupons which entitles you to one or
more of those beautiful semi-China
Dishes. Call and see them.
Christmas Candies, Nuts
Fine Stock of Pipes and
Oats, Hay and Feed.
All Goods First-Class.
A share of
your patronage solicited
Every Piece of Steel Turned Out
by the Jordan Cutlery Co. is Guar
anteed. If Not Satisfactory We
Will Exchange or Refund Money.
- McCLEES THE JEWELER
SELL YOUR MINE
THE MINER AND INVEBTOR goes weekly
to 5000 caitalist. brokers and Investors.
bvertisin rtes 1.00 per inch (good for $).
410 Worthington BaiRldii8