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YUMA., ARIZONA, SATURDAY; JULY 21, 1894.
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;i SnndnvR from 12:40 to 1:40 r. M
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Money Order and Postal Note depart
ment closes at 6 P. m. daily, excepting
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Money Order or Postal Notes issued fcun-
4aMailfrom Parker, Ehrenherg and Silver
District leaves Yuma Mondays and Thurs
days at 7 a. m., and arrives here Tuesdays
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Yuma Lodge No. 7, A. O. U. W. meets
-every Tuesday evening at 8 o clock. Visit
tngbretheren in good standing arc invited
1 1 attend. Yours in C. H. and P.
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Second and Last Monday of each month.
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L. N. WIOLLER,
FIRST STREET, NEAR MAIN,
YUMA, - - - ARIZONA.
jIELD, GEO. H., M. 1).
Formerly Surgeon of TJ. S. Army.
Special attention to
surgery and chronic diseases.
Yuma, : : Arizona.
YUMA, A. T.
U-LVTA, -A.- 1-
J. L. VANDERWERKER,
ATTORNEY AND COUNSELLOR-AT-LAW.
Mining, Land and Irrigation Law
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1 NIGHT, GEO. M.,
ATTORNEY-AT-LAW AND NOTARY PUBLIC,
(Office next door to Post Office. ),
Yuma, : : Arizona,
JJUSON, W. O.
Practice in all the Courts of the Territory.
nnl Collections. Office first door
south of Oriental Baloor, Yuma, A. T
Special attention to Land Business.
Vnma. - - - Arizona.
-jgWlNG, F. L.,
NOTARY PUBLIC AND PROBATE JUDGE.
JAMES H. KINSLER.
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SHEET IRON WORKER.
I have now a complete line of hard
ware. Cooking stoves, wood,
kerosene and coal, a specialty.
Plumbing Promptly Attended to,
and all Kinds of Job
Work a Specialty.
FOOT OF MAIN STREET.
G, M, THURLOW, Prop,,
MADISON AVENUE, YUMA
Keeps always on hand the choicest brands o
NORTON'S STAGE LINE
CARRYING UNITED STATES MAIL.
Leaves Mohawk Monday, Wed
nesday and Fridays at 8 a. m.,
connecting at Tacna with train 19.
Leaves Tacna for Mohawk on
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Satur
da3s at 6 a. m.
At Mohawk, good comfortable
rigs can be had, for Harqua Hala,
over the new road.
GEO. W. NORTON,
Mohawk, A. T- : : Proprietor
FEED & SALE STABLE,
FIRST ST., BET. MAIN ST. AND MADISON AVE.,
DAN DEVORE, Proprietor.
Carriages, Buggies, Horses and
Teams furnished to order.
Also careful drivers when desired.
Hay and grain for sale. Stable
Palace Barber Shop.
Done in First-class Style and to the
A. N. HAINES Proprietor.
L J. F. Iaeger, Prop.
Cor, of First and Main Sts.,1
Yuma, A. T
The Finest Brands
Wines and Whiskies.
PRISON LABOR TO LET.
The Board of Prison Commis
sioners will receive sealed proposals
for the labor of from one hundred
flOO to nns riimrfrfirl and fiftv
il50) able bodied prisoners confined
in the Territorial penitentiary at
Yuma, lor a term of one or two
years, said labor not to be used,
outside the Prison walls.
For full information regarding
the prisoners, buildincsC etc., ad-
(dress "The Secretary of Territorial
Prison, Yuma A. T;"
Bids will be received up to July
2nd at 9 a. m. at which time they
will be opened. .
S. C. Bagq. Chairman
E. J. Trippel, Secretary.
W. L. Douglas
3P tUf fftWT IS THE BEST,
dliwb NO SQUEAKING
$ P0LICE.3 SOLES.
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advertised shoes in the world, and guarantee
the value by stamping the name and price on
i. vnMm TViifi nrntcrts vou acrainst mgn
Diices and the middleman's profits. Our shoes
equal custom nuii " s"j"- ""; . j
wearing qualities. We have them sold every-TOr-
at lower urices for the value given than
any other make. Take no substitute. If your
dealer cannot suppiy yuu, w uu. w "j
Dealer, whose name will ..shortly appear
here. Agent wanted. Apply at once.
107 Ya acres in the
Russian river valley, two miles from Rail
road depot. Thirty-five acres Zmfandel
grapes in full bearing. Family orchard;
alfalfa and hay land. Good buildings,
wood on place; water piped to buildings.
Also drug stock and fixture in Healds-
burg, Cal. Will trade either place for
good business property. ' Address,
Trees! Trees! Trees!
Any one contemplating setting either
Trees, will consult their best interest
by making their wants known to
NURSERYMAN AND BERRY
THE DISABILITY BILL IS A LAW,
Soldiers Disabled one the War are Entitled
Dependent widows an parents now dependen
whose sons died from effcits f army service arc in
cluded. If you wish your claim sp. cdily and sue
ccssfully prosecuted, IflMCC TANNFR
address UMIIIL.U intuitu
late Commissioner of Pensions, Washington, D. C.
DR. JORDAN & CO.'S
GREAT MUSEUM OF ANATOMY
1051 Market St., San Francisco
(Between 6th and 7th Sts.)
Go and leam how wonderfully yon
arc made and how to avoid sickness
'and disease. Museum enlarged with
thousands of new objects. Admis
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JPrivate Office Same Rulldlncr
and kidney3 quickly cured without the use ol mer
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For Sale at this
310 and 20 Genuine Confederate Bills
only five cents each; 100 and $50 bills
ten cents each. 25 and 50 cent shinplasters ten
certs each. SI and $2 bills 25 cents each. Sent
securely sealed on receipt of price. Address,
CHAS. B. BARKER, West Atlanta, Ga.
Arizona Historical Society!
The material prepared ' for the
above named society will be pub
lished for the four months begin
ning with the July, 1894 number,
m the uvenana Montniy, can
Francisco, Cal., under the caption
of "Building a State in Apache
Land." Subscription price, $3 a
year, in advance, or $1 for the four
. CnAS. D. Poston,
Tliey Want Names.
The Russell Art Publishing Co., of 928
Arch Street, Philadelphia, desire the names
and address of a few people in every town
who are interested in works of art, and to
secure them they offer to send free, "Cupid
Guides the Boat' a superbly executed
water color picture, size 10x13 inches,
suitable for framing, and sixteen other
pictures about same size, in colors, to any
one sending them at once the names and
address of ten persons (admirers of fine
pictures) together with six two-cent stamps
to cover expense of mailing, etc.. The re
gular price of these pictures is $1.00, but
they can all be secured free by any person
forwarding the names and stamps promptly.
Not The editor of this paper has
already received copies of above pictures
and considers tbem really "GemB of Art,"
Continued from 3rd page.J
Hon. Thomas Gates,
Superintendent Territorial Pris
on, Yuma, A. T.
I have the honor to submit my
reDort as Assistant Superintendent
Uo vnnrfor onliner Jlinfl SfiHi
1U1 tllC nuaini v .
There were in confinement
Mo voh 31 Rf. 1894 one hundred and
fifty-six (156) prisoners; there were
rpnfiitrerl hv commitment during the
miarter. thirtv-nine (39): making
t.hp tnt.nl confined during that
neriod. one hundred and ninety-
fivft H 95: there were discharges,
Tiv unconditional nardon 1
-r,, rorlonQ to rAstorficitizenshiD 7
Titr oxnirat.inn of sentence 10
T J. I
Bv death 1
Ann1 t.hpre remain on hand in
confinement June 30th, one bun-
JrA nA sfiventv-six (176).
mu oi nii'imn nf thp
j. Ut; llltciiiai wuuiwvu vi
1 . i;..J A
oint fhp iisnoi standard and as a
1)1 1SUII liao U5tu uiwiuvi.u'vv.
whole, is satisfactory.
The conduct of the prisoners
Vioa Y,oan in t.hp. main of SUCh a
character as to exhibit a marked
improvement, owing to the strict
enforcement of the salutary rules
and regulations provided for their
T nVsirfi to call vour attention to
the present overcrowed condition
of t.hfi cftll-house. each one of the
oild hpino-occumed bv five and in
some instances six prisoners
should the receipts of prisoners in
the near future be proportionate to
tiincp of t.hfi last two Quarters, it
will be absolutely necessary to pro
vide more cell room for their ac
commodation; in this respect, I
would recommend that if it be as
sured that the prison is to be per
manently located in its present
nndti'nn t.hfi rpnuisite number of
cfills bfi added to the cell-house
and that in their construction, the
rock now on nana ana i-nut lu uc
rlrfissed in the future by the prison-
ers, be used.
The food furnished the prison ers
hnR hpfin maintained at its usual
standard and is in every way, suf
ficient and satisfactory; during the
present heated term however i
would recommend that a propor
tionate quantity of vegetables be
fnrnishpd in lieu of some of the
staple articles of diet, as the
change in addition to being most
welcome to the inmates, will be to
auite a degree conductive to better
health; these vegetables can, 1
think, be procured at a lower figure
than the articles for which it is
proposed to substitute them so
that the change will also possess
the merit of decreasing the per
capita cost of provisions.
The follow.in g is a list of punish
mcnts inflicted during the quarter
-NT QK7 Thnnmc Wnnfl. Cramb-
liner, s davs solitary confinement,
No. 887, Clarence Linden, gamb
ling. 3 davs solitarv confinement
No. 717, Pedro Cuevas. gamb
lins, 3 days solitary confinement
No. 898, W. R. Evans, fighting,
14 davs solitary confinement
No. 847, Aniceto Cortez, Resist
No. 851, Isidoro Licano, entering
the woman's Quarters "without per
No. 958, George C. Blaine, trying
to escape, 16 days, solitary confine
No. 819, ,T,esus Esbuivel, gamb-lino-
5 rlnvs. solitary confinement.
No. 966, Juan Garviso, gamb
ling, 5 days, solitary confinement.
Ml J i -
No. 571, Juan Enriques, gamfc-
ling, 5 days, solitary confinement.
-vr uqh Tv,,, nin v. gambling, 5
days, solitary confinement.
No 926. Charley Gray, gamb
ling, 5 days, solitary confinement.
- . i i
No. 830, John Clay, not working,
6 days, solitary confinement.
.i innr not. work-
No. 845, Felipe Juare, gamDimg, 198.62 expended during the pre
5 davs, solitary confinement. ceeding fifteen months (January
lug, u uyoj c"
No. 920,Zach Booth, not work
ing, o days, solitary connnement.
No. 965, W. J. Maupin, not
working, 6 days, solitary confine
No. 977, William Jones, not
working, 6 days, solitary confine
No. 984, Duff Shultes,' not work-
ing, 6 days, solitary confinement.
No. 828. Alexandro Gomez, not
- - '
working, 7 days, solitary confine
No. 858, Estevan Benites, not
working, 7 days, solitary confine
No. 920, Z. H. Booth, attempt
mgto smuggle letters into ine wo
man ward, 4 days, solitary confine
JNo. yav, Damons lviasierson, at
tempting to smuggle letter out-
side the prison, 5 days, solitary
, , .
tfo. SUU, John rosier, gamDung
8 days, solitary connnemeni.
No. 941, Mamuel Baca, gamb-
ling, 8 clays, solitary connnemem.
. ,.. .. L
The guards have been most at-
tentive to their duties and have
heftn esneciallv earnest in eniorc-
o ctmnf irvn-i niP With !lll
rules and orders.
To you, I am indebted for kind-
ripcs flnrl ennrtesv extended me in
the nertormance of mv duty and
thanking you sincerely therefor
M. F. Shaw,
Territorial Prison, Yuma, A. T.
Office of the Superintendent,
June 30ih, 1894.
Thfi Honorable Board of Prison
T have the honor to submit this
the second quarterly report for the
vp.ar ly4. coverinc ine tnree
months ending June 30th, 1894.
I hand you herewith the reports
of the Assistant Superintendent
Physician, list of convicts entitled
rr rhenhnrcrp. riimnff
en(tfng September 30th, 1894, labor
roii?. clothing disbursements, etc.
n nf which are made a part of
0n April 1st, there
were in con
finement two (2) female and one
hundred and fifty-four (154) male
prisoners or a total of one hundred
and fifty-six (lo6;. Received dur
ing the quarter thirty-nine (39)
prisoners; discharged by expiration
of sentence, 10; discharged by par
don, 1; pardoned to restore citizen
ship, 7; died, 1; leaving imprisoned
at this date one hundred ana
seventy-four male and two (2)
The cost .per capita I am pleased
to state has been reduced under
the preceeding quarter very ma
terially. The total gross expense
is SI 1.796.79: average daily at
tendance 166: cost per diem
ipl-OOf UUU blie OAyowoc
capita per diem, 7S.1-1U.
Against this gross amount
standing as credits in favor of the
institution are the following:
Due from the United States
for keep of United States
nrisoners $440 58
Granite in stock, cut and
dressed during the quart
er pst.i mated value.... 465 00
Sale of hogs.. . -21 88
Sale of gravel. 9 75
Discounts on articles man
ufactured by by prison
ers 61 84
Total credits $999 05
Deducting thess credits from the
gross outlay the. net expense to the
territory is $10,797.74; or 71ic; per
capita per. diem. .
WVi.la n'tiMn- thp; anhi'pnt. nf p.nst. T
i tr iinyj uu w
, . . . t th fc - th
for the nast fifteen months
(April 1st, 1893 to June 30th, 1894'
comprising the incumbency of the
present Territorial administration
was $61,359.81" as against $67,-
lgtj 1892 to March 31st, 1893), a net
reduction of $5,838 81.
The cost uer capita per diem
d"ng the period ju.t dosed wa8
Highest of all in Leavening Power. Latest U. S. Gov't Report
ABSOLUTELY : PURE
.8845c. and for the preceeding cor
responding- period .9467c.j a reduc
tion of .0622c. per man per day.
In this connection it is but fair
to call the attention of, your Hon
orable Board to the many repairs
and improvements of a permanent
character that have been made
since your appointment .as Com
missioners and which have neces
sitated the expenditure of large
The prison is now in such a con
dition that for the future the cost
of repairs and improvements may
be kept at a minimum.
I have forwarded to the Terri
torial Treasurer the various sums
mentioned above as received from
the sale of hogs, gravel and dis
counts on articles manufactured by
prisoners, aggregating 93.47.
The United States have not yet
paid $470.00 due for the keep of U.
S. prisoners for the quarter ending
March 31st, 1894 and together with
the amount due for the quarter
just ended, now owe the prison
Has Cal Te, No. 691, an Apache
Indian under a twelve years sen
tence for murder, died from con
sumption on April 1st.
Granite cutting was prosecuted
as usual, the estimated value of the
labor expended in cutting and
dressing, without takine: into con-
sideration the value of the stone
a j w
itself, being $465.
A commodious and substantial
shed, 70 feet long bv 10 feet wide
was constructed for the purpose of
protecting the granite workers
from the sun.
The excavation for a new barber
shop in the south side of the hill
was completed, by the addition of
floors,' ceiling and suitable framing
and neatlv plastered.
The large cell for consumptives
was ceiled, painted and provided
with cement flooring and is now in
excellent condition for use.
The hill oh the west side of the
prison yard and standing iu lieu
of the wall was removed and an
excellent adobe wall corresponding
with the main walls, 120 feet long,
8 feet wide on the bottom, 5 feet
wide on the top and 16 feet high
eonstructed in its place and the
whole carefully plastered.
Bases for guardstands No. 1 and
2 were also completed and the
stands were moved into position
About -40,000 large adobes were
made and used in the wall. The
enttine- of the hill, making and
laying adobes and other work con
nected with this wall, if measured
by the prevailing rates of mechan
ics represents an outlay of $1,000;
its actual cost to the Territory by
utilizing convict labor, however,
was only about $25. .
Well appointed quarters were
established for photographic . pur
poses and fitted with chemicals and
apparatus; the photographs of
more than one hundred convicts
were taken and the negatives filed
away, ready for use when needed.
The main cell-house, corridors,
kitchen, bakery and other depart
ments ot the prison were thorough
ly whitewashed and otherwise
It has been my best endeavor to
keep every department of the pris
on in perfect repair with the least
expense possible. The prisoners
have been simply but abundantly
fed and furnished with suitable
clothing and adequate lodgement
at the lowest cost consistent with
efficient' service. ,
Trusting this report may meet
with your approval,, I am.
Very respectfully yours.
Yuma Ariz., June 30, 1894.
To the Honorable,
... ThomasnGates, . '
Superintendent of the TerritoriaL
-Sib:. . . '
Herewith please find my report
of the sanitary condition of the.
prison for the quarter ending June
30 1894, together with a brief
resume of the .hospital work and
expenses for the past two years.
One hundred and forty ,. cases.
have been treated during the quar
ter, of these, fifteen were continued
under treatment from the- previous
quarter, one hundred and nineteen
(119) . were returned . to duty re-
lieved.or cured; one was discharged
on expiration of sentence; one on
commutation of sentence; one died,
of -consumption and four were,
pardoned. Of the four pardoned by
the Governor, one had a chronic,
abdominal abcess and two were.
incurable consumptives; worthy
objects of the Executive clemency
so judiciously bestowed.
There are fifteen cases, remain
ing under treatment; two of whom-
are consumptives who are kept
apart from all the. other prisoners.
The completion of the "Consump-:
tive cell" by nicely ceiling it and
putting in an artificial stone floor,
gives us a good place in which, to
keep such patients,.
Two .surgical operations were per
formed for the removal of necros
ed bone and the results in both
cases have been very satisfactory.
A case of mental derangement,
No. 950, Blaine, has during the
past month, given us considerable
extra work, but we hope to restore
him to health here and thus save
the expense of sending him to the.
asylum, though should he become
more seriously afflicted we may be
obliged to' make that change.
The . prison buildings, 3'ard and
surroundings have been kept in a
in a goad sanitary condition, con
sidering the amount of wall-building
and other work which has been
done which is accompanied with
During the quarter in addition
to the above there were 3194 pre
scriptions filled for cases too trivial
to be entered on the hospital record
of cases treated. ...
The number of cases treated
.during the year ended. June 30,
1893, was three hundred and nine
teen and the cost was seven hand
red and twenty-one . dollars and
four cents ($721.04) at an average,
cost per patient of two dollars and
twenty-three cents ($2.23), while
during the year ending June 30,
1894, there were four hundred and
fifty-two cases treated and the cost
is six hundred and two dollars and
fourteen cents ($602.14) and the.
average cost per patient is one dol
lar and thirty-three cents, showing
an average saving of ninety cents
per patient treated.
This also covers the expense of
(13,246) thirteen thousand two
hundred and forty-six prescrip
tions given out during the past
year to patients whose illness were
not considered of sufficient gravity
to be entered in the hospital record
of cases treated.
I have been greatly aided in my
work and efforts at economy in the
hospital by the faithful services of
the hospital steward, Frank Leslie.
I certify that the above report is.
correct and true, to the best of my
knownledge and belief. -
P. G. Cotter,. M. D.
Diseases of Eye and Ear. Errors or
refraction corrected and proper glasses
Ancil Mabtin, M. D.
any bour of the day.