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TIIE ARIZONA REPUBLICAN: TIIUKSDA MORNING, JUNE tt, lb93.
TEMPE, ARIZONA. JUNK 8, 18!3.
THE FOURTH AT TEMPE,
Preparations Being Made for a
Which Will Eclipse AH Previous
Extensive arrangements are being
perfected for a Fourth of July celebra
tionat Tempe that will eclipee any
thing of the kind over held in Arizona.
Invitations will bo sent out to nil parts
of the territory and the various clubs
nnd organizations of Phoenix and Mesa
will be invited to take part in the fes
tivities. Competitive races will be
utarted, both for horsemen and wheel
men, while sprinters from the barefoot
boy to the octogenarian will be given a
A number of races have already been
Arranged, including the celebrated
horses from Goldman and Danes' sta
bles and a challenge will be issued to
thoeo owning trotters at Phoenix to
compete with those on the South Side.
The running horses front Mesa City
will also be on the ground and good
peed will be developed. Tempo has
the only kite-shaped track in Arizona
and the horsemen on this side feel con
fident they can at least hold their own
with horses from any part of the terri
tory. The declaration of indeperdenco will
be read in the morning and orations
will be delivered by the best available
talent of Phicnix and Tempe.
Outdoor dancing will be the order of
the evening on a platform to be pro
Tided for the occasion on the military
grounds. Special trains will run be
tween Phoenix and Tempo.
The buttes will be illuminated in the
evening and several hundred dollars'
'worth of fireworks will awaken the
echoes and enliven the scene.
No pains will be spared to make the
celebration a success nnd eveiythinp
will be on a scale elnbornto enough t"
provide for the convenience, of all. A
mass meeting of citizens will be called
in a few days to raise funds and com
plete tho arrangements.
The Baptist Social.
A pleapant ice cream social wnB given
on Tuesday evening, at Goodwin Uros'
residence. "in East Tempe, under the
auspices of the ladies of the ladies of
tho JJiiptist church. Free s.rett car
nd ice cream, two for a quarter,
broueht out a large number of the fun
loving people ot the town. Fair ladies
and gallnnt joimi: men indulged by
turns in despoiling delicious ianils and
plaing children's games, while the
more n-dale prcmenaded the spacious
grounds or watched the urchin turn
comersaults. The festivities lasted un
til aftyr 11 o'clock and during the en
tire time, sociality seemed universal,
every one apparently endeavoring to
make life nt least bearable for three
around them. The walls of the man
sion re-echoed with strains of choice
music, which continued to woo the
pleating tenses of the party through
out the entire evening. Tempe tocials
are a decided success, at least from a
fun-making stand point.
Neighboring With the Train.
The usual question asked in Tempo
after dusk is are you going to the train?
The custom of going each evening has
become universal and at 8:15 when the
train pulls in from Pluenix a merry
throng of gentlemen ami ladles is there
to greet any they might know who arc
outward bound and to sny good bje lo
those of our own dear town who will in
a few minutes begone rut not forgotten.
Lai-t evening the train ca-ried Col. T.
L. Schultz and lady, of Tempe, and
almost the entire town was out to wish
them n pleat-ant journey to the world'n
fair. Col. Schultz went well provided
however with advertising literature nnd
will do mist-ionaty work during the
summer. While almost every eiiht
bound train is met by the many the
morning train which arrives at 3:16 is
sometime? met by those of a ctiriotiH
turn of mind. (J no young gentleman
was up two mornings in succession re
cently but each time he returned with
a look of disappointment. The (hud
morning he did not get up early enough
and with usual luck she was' on the
train and passed by to Phoenix.
The Normai school term closes on
Dick George, Plucnix, was over on
Chas. Gorman of Gila Bend, is spend
ing n few days in Tempe.
Judgo Freneli of Prcecott, is in
Tempo attending the meeting of the
Harry Leonard nnd Leo Djnn of
Phoenix, were in town yesterday and
railed at the South Side office xi The
The territorial board of Ncnnal
school directors were auditing bills nnd
transacting other business yesterday.
This was their first meeting.
Pedro Ortega was nrrestcd by Con
stable Cavlllo yesterday and his trial
set for 3 o'clock p. m. Tho charge is
cruelty to animals. Tho victim in tho
case 13 a mule.
In keeping with the reputation, tho
residents of Tempe have already earn
ed as entertainers, tho peoplo of tho
valley will be invited to attend the big
Fourth of July celebration.
V. L. Van Horn, cashier of the Tem
pe Hank, has gono on n five weeks' trip.
Hpgooslir8t to Los Angeles nnd San
Francisco, after which ho will visit
Chicago nnd the eastern cities.
The ruhbioli has been cleared nv.nv
from around the nndro block, but the
rest of Mill nvenuo remains unchanged
except the dally accumulation of boxes,
pipernnd litltr of nil kinds. Fourth
street north ot the Linnington block,
looks like a widow's lanch.
Fred Uthmier brought n load of
mineral waters from Phoenix yesterday
to supply his South Hdo trndn. The
trade now requires threo loads a week
and ingrowing ho rapidly that Smvly it
Uthmier i)ronoo establishing a branch
bot'ling works In Tempe thin fall.
G. K. Smith came in from Phcenix
yesterday to sol'cit business in his line,
but finding a reiddent tailor here he
gjneroiily refrained from soliciting
any trade. Resident tradesmon who
do not advertise their business simply
invite competition, as Tempo in at
tracting outsidn attention nnd every
branch of industry is closely wntched
tor an opening.
Chas. Anderson, formerly of Phrcnix,
but who now reid"s on n ranch near
Mesa, was in Tempo yesterday. A
neighbor received a telegram ths even
ing before that his sun had died sud
denly at Deming, N. M. The telegram
was received twenty-five minutes before
train time but as the train is held here
forty m nue each time for switching
frolght cars ha was enabled to make the
ride of twirteen miles, reaching the
E. Ganz of Tempe, wishes to let tho
people of the Snnti Side know that he
also retails liquors, tobacco, etc. Sol
icits trade from all His stock is com-
nlete with claret. Hock. Itiesling and
other wines good for Ihe summer. Finn-1
li:A .:.!. I.., .ntttklnn t n t It c linn nan '
inn niriiiij mi-tiiiiiK in in-- iii.u ..-.
leave their orders and goods will be
delivered free of charge.
Goldberg Bros ,
Optra House, July 4th.
Boom Towns of tho Worst That
Aro Now Desolate
The Hlse Hnil Fall or Mining Camps
Which Oncn Hail Thousand! of Poo-
pl. Hut Are Now thn Anodes of
Owls and Smikci.
If Oliver Goldsmith were nlivo to
make a tour of tho far western states
and of somo sections of tho south, ho
could find many a deserted village there
that was once tho liveliest if not, like
his beloved Auburn, the loveliest of the
plain. In Knnsas alone, according to
the New York World, whero it would
appear thit townc as well as individuals
have felt tho disastrous results of
phlebotomy, there arc fully twenty such
abandoned villages, and in Nevada,
California, Ccorffia and Alabama they
.ire numerous. Once thriving mining
eainps like Itodio and White Pine that
irrew great inn night; boom towns such
as Fargo Springs, that sprang up as
(Illicitly as if a magician had called
them Into being, and prosperous and
substantial cities like Sumner, in early
days tho most important town nnd
prospective metropolis of Kansas
scores of these decayed municipalities
now Ho abandoned and desolate, thc.'r
houses empty of hutxnn tenants and
rotting away, their streets thick with a
rank growth of weeds, and only a few
old timers, or in somo cases only a soli
tary postmaster, left to tpll men of the
present generation of tlu,;r former
bustle and prosperity. In various in
stances, as at Petersburg, in Georgia,
nothing but mounds of earth and a
populous cemetery remain to testify to
tho town's departed glory.
Especially mournful has been the
fate of those abandoned towns whose
only inhabitants to-day aro the animals
and reptiles that have left prairie and
sand hills to take refuge in tho deserted
dwellings. Time has played one of his
most fantastic tricks with human for
tune in permitting oh Is to flit about
nnder ll'.o rafters that echoed all the
night through to the boisterous revelry
of owl clubs, nnd snakes to Ffjuirm un
der tho ve-y tables at whieh barkeepers
dealt out biting red eyo in exc hango for
gold dust; while v.olves pmv.l through
the forsaken lair of the tiger. It is like
plunging into an atmosphcro of gloom
to visit these blighted cities, for on
every side stand mute reminders of tho
feverish activity of tho past to intensify
tho sad stillness of the present.
Perhaps the most strikingof accounts
of ruined boom towns are those which
relate the untoward fato of Pierce City
and Kit Carson. Less than a genera
tion ago Pierce City, with its lawless
population of twenty thousand miucn
and gamblers, was one of the most
notablo settlements between Dcnvei
and the coast. Its inhabitants to-day
arc a handful of Chinamen, while Kit
Carson has only ono hundred left of tho
seven thousand restless souls, who
twenty years ago sought gold by day
and revelry by night.
THE COAL SUPPLY.
Thcro Is No Immeilluto Danger of Its
Tho enormous consumption of coal
and its ultimate result, the exhaustion
of the supply, have frequently been re
ferred to by way of warning and admo
nition. Thcro is, of course, a limit to
tho amount of coal that man can obtain
from tho crust of tho earth. The con
ditions under which the carboniferous
deposits were made, and tlmltv-ilitii.e
, where they can bo found nnd worked,
are Known, anu it is not unlikely that
within a few centuries mankind will
have to look ekewhero for the mechan
ical energy whieh is now derived from
tho burning of coal.
Hut tho situation i3 not quite so des-
pcrate, says Youth's Companion, as ft
has sometimes been represented. Petro
leum, for instance, is beginning to be
used in the placo of coal. Many per
sons connect petroleum with coal in
their minds, supposing that the two aro
always found in the same localities, and
are necessarily related to ono another
in their origin. Hut this is not so. Pe
troleum is far more widely distributed
Coal is found principally in ono Ifind
of strata, namely, the so-called carbon
iferous formation, but petroleum or
rock oil exists in many different strata,
and the famous Itussian chemist, Dr.
Mcndelieff, believes that it is constant
ly being formed in the interior of tho
earth by tho nction of the water which
slowly leaks downward upon metals
contained in the heated core of tho
In this respect, then, petroleum dif
fers greatly from coal, because the lat
ter is not now bglng formed at least
not innnyconsiderablequantlty while
petroleum, if the theory just btatqd Is
correct, is a constant product of the in
ner activity of the planet.
Hut it is not likely that wc shall be
compelled to resort solely to petroleum
when our coal supplies have been ex
hausted, for science Is continunlly open
ing up for us new sources of energy in
nature. Electricity holds forth some as
yet indefinite promises, which scientific
men think may revolutionize the me
It is not likely, then, that future gen
erations will either freeze to death or
abandon the machinery of civilized life
when the last ton of coal has been lifted
out of the rocks.
Who doubts that knowledge somo
kinds of knowledge, at least is largely
a matter of intuition?
Little Sarah, threo years old, camo
running into the house tho other day in
a btatc of great excitement.
"O mamma," she said, "Mrs. Taylor
has killed an old hen to make a chicken
And yet Sarah has never lived in a
The Wildman, Peters, Goldman Co.
are mnking special inducements to far
mers on their new Huckeye mowers
and Jackson rakes and stackers.
E. Ganz of Phrcnix nnd Tempe is the
only agent in Maricopa county of the
celebrated Pnbst beer of Milwaukee
either in keg or bottle and also of the
Manitou mineral water of Manitou
Springs, Colo., the finest mineral water
in the world.
The Chinese must gol But Uurchard
still continues to feed all the hungry
mortals of civilization.
Why don't you go nnd see T. F. Hud
son's drug store.
Nelson, the jeweler, has n fino stock
and does first-class watch repairing.
Half a car of Mason's white flint glass
fruit jar- has jut-t arrived for tne Wild-man-Peters-Gold
The placo to buy your upior, tobacco,
etc., is nt Gnnz's liquor store, Tempe,
who ban opened aline place nnd asks
the trade of the South Side to inspect
his stock nnd prices. Family trnde sol
icited. All goods delivered free to any
part of the city.
It has been reported around town
by unreliable persons that should Mr.
Hough have no opposition in the ice
business, he will raise the price of ice
to 13 cents a pound. This is a calumny
and to prove its falsity Mr. Hough will
sign a contract to guarantee ice all the
year round nt 1 cent a pound, and
should any cut be made, the customers
will get the benefit of it. It pays to
patronize home industry.
All orders from Mesa sent to Gnnz's
liquor store ntTempe will be filled the
same dav as received.
Conine by Mail
Leavenworth Business College.
Wo will kIvp a thorough rouro of Instruction
In iliviblu and sliulc entiy liooVWu hIjir and
C'nmmerclnl Arilnmctiu by mull FRKK OF
CIlAKUK to a limited number of persons. Thlf
foure will be completed In forty les.ons. No
charge (or alpIouie.ii.
PROF. F.J. VANDERBERG, PRES.,
302, 30 i Md 30G, Delaware St., Leareitworlh, Kan,
Sisters Academy of iiio Sacred Ileari
BOARDING AND DAY SCHOOL,
Knglleh, French, Spanish, Fatntlnir, Drawing
Music, embroidery, etc., taught. Term
reasonable. Address, MOTHKP. SUI'KIUOK,
The Celebrated Freiidj Gure,
Is Sold ox a
to euro any form
orany disorder of
nscot Stimulant. AFTFR
tolacco orOpIum, or through i o-Jtliful lnillsera
tlou,ovcrlndu!penee,le .gucnas Lossot Druii
Power, WcicfslncsJ, Bearing down I'alnsintU
bact.Kcmlnal Weakness, listeria, Ken ous Pros
iraucn, nocturnal i.mi's:ons, Leucorrha a. Dlz
Incsj, weak Memory, Los of 1'owcrcndlmpo
tency, which I f neglected often lend to prematura
o'd nio and insanity. Trlco $1.00 a box, 6 boxci
fi.r J3.0G. Eent by mn'.lon receipt of price
A WItITj.i::f GITARAXTI'K ill given fo:
r-T75.00ordcrrecclved,torefund thomoney il
u Permanent euro H not effected. Wo hae
thousands ot testimonials from (id nnd ycuug,
f both scxeq.whol'avo been rieriiBnentlyeiircil
bythousoofAphrodlilne. ClrcuUrfreo. Addrcsi
THS APHRO MEDICINE CO.
Western Uranch.. lloxS7. fouTLANn. Or.
For Balo by G. It. KKHl'BH, Druggist,
riirenix Ariton P. O. Box 399.
Of Tempe, Arizona.
The Leading Bank of the South Side.
Capital Paid Up, 825,000.
BenJ. floldman, Perry Wildman,
E. O. Frankenberx, Niels Petersen,
F. O. Sodson, Mons EHlngson.
E. O. Frankenberg, President,
BenJ. Goldman, Vice-President,
Transact a General and Strictly Legiti
mate Hanking HimliM-ts.
R. OHAB. n. JONES, TKMPJC. A. T. OP-
nco at iieineman .v. uiu cuiming.
All Work Hand Made and Guaranteed.
Call and Examine my Stock ...
- - - Uefore liuving hlcewhere.
SCflUREMAN Se HINOLKTAlt V, Prop.
FINE TURNOUTS A SPECIALTY.
Best attention given boardlngitock. . . .
.... Headquarters for Commercial Men,
Bminesi Hen of Tempe and Arbail
We ngain remind you of the fact that
Is prepared to turn nut on thn shortest
notice tho llvst mid Chrapt-fct uork
ever put up In Arizona.
We ftoknowlege no Hlvals,
z:HecognIze no Competition,
Second Fiddle to no Combination.
For CommerclRl Printing,
For Blank Work,
For Book Work,
For Anything Printed,
The "Kepublican" Job Office.
A. J. l'KTEKS, President.
SADDLERY ft HUE
Dry Goods, Clothing, Gents Furnishings, Boots and Shoes,
Groceries, Crockery and Queensware, Harness and Saddlery,
Hardware, Wagons and Farm Implements.
MOWN & CAVE,
General Blacksmiths and Wheelwrights.
Wagonmaklngand repairing of all kinds done
promptly. Specialty made of ceat horseshoeing.
M. HII.UK, Prop.
Fresh Bread, Rolls, Buns, Etc.
Constantly on hand.
FOI.L I.INE Or CONFECTION.
My prices are the Lowest in Town and I respect
fully solicit a share of the public patronage.
L.W.Blinn,aen'l Manager.. .Los Angeles, Cal.
P. Corpstein Tempe, Ariz.
Lath, Shakes, Shingles, Doors,
Hair, Lime and
Telephone Cominunlcntlon : : : : :
: : : : : with Phoenix and Mesa City.
J. D. Bethune. P. B. McCabe.
BETHUNE & McCABE,
ATTORNEY8 AND COUN- O O O
O O O O 8ELLOR8 AT LAW,
. Special attention given to water and mining
nn Lumber Co
STOPlj tempe mm
Where you can get eomethinc pood to eat and drink sM a
pleaeant ileep. Choice wines liquore and cipara at the lar
in connection with the hotel.
Only Hotel in Tempo That Has Sample Rooms.
SMITH & POWELL, Prop's.
Tempe - - - - Arizona.
J. H. ROOT,
Big stock of all staple goods. Stationery and school supplies. Watches, clocks, specki sni
jewelry. A nice line of opals to set. Come and see.
STAPLE a FAiNCY GROCERIES
The leading Grocery house In Tempe.
GO TO THE
Pioneer Meat Market
A. BERKENKAMP, Proprietor.
Choice Steaks, Roasts,
uv i,!fR1 c.heese- ni"RM of all kipds. nresvd meats, game and poultry in season
attendauc " ""' of tow n or coun'". Juan Baca, the experienced cutter, alwill l
Confectionery and Ice Cream Parlor,
Cor. Third and Mill Ave.
Rooms to Let at Reasonable Rstes
Uoartlby the Week S5.00 ; By the Month $20.00.
Single Meals 25 Cents.
M. HQKTOJSr, Proprietor.
HEN COLDJIAN, Vice-President.
DIt. E. 0. HYDE, "
Crown and IStldRo Work a Specialty
Fourth Street. Wes; of Tempe Hotel.
Under Highland rnal.
Write to SI. W'KST,
Boo and Shoe Maker.
AH work handmade and guaranteed
ltepalrlnc a Specialty.
WILLIAM SELLER, Prop.
All orders filled promptly and fint-clsM work
done at reasonable prices.
Mill Avenue - - Tempe.
Tie Bank of Temp
Paid-up Capital, $50,000.
General Bnnklne Businepa Transacted
Agents for the bet Fire Insurance Comctnlp.
In the world. v n
V, PDaggs, Prest. W. A. Daggs. Vice Preit
W. b. Van Horn, ashler
Exchange Drawn on Ban Francisco, Chkato
New Vor and Eirope. '
Interest I'altt on Time Deposits.
Goods delivered free to any part of the City.
PKUKV WIXDMAN, 3ee"Ury.
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