Newspaper Page Text
ARIZONA JOLRNAL MlNER
DAJLY AND WEEKLY.
C. MARTIN. Editor and Pronrietnr
Eatored in the Poatofficeat Preacott. Arizona.
a Secontf-ClaM Matter.
DOG IN MANGER POLICY.
The Phenix Enterprise, which has
been the avowed enemy of Yavapai
county for some time, never missing
an opportunity to give this county a
stab in the back, continues its opposi
tion to the presidential visit to the
Congress mine for no other apparent i
reason, except that it is in this countv
and that F. M. Murphy is interested
in the mine. Its scheme is to get the
presidential party to stop in Tucson,
and then occupy the time intended
for the trip to Congress. Of course
the proposition, to any one except the
editor of the Enterprise, is perfectly
ridiculous when it is known that the
train will pass through Tucson about
midnight when the members of the
party are supposed to be asleep. One
of the objections urged by the Enter
prise against the visit of the party to
Congress, is that it might be con
strued as an attempt to use the chief
executive for mercenery methods on
account of the recent sale of the mine.
Of course this excuse is verv farfetch
ed, and the inconsistency of it is dem
onstrated in the columns of the En
terprise, by its persistent and repeat
ed reference to the great benefit ex
pected from the Salt River valley by
his visit. In fact to read the Phenix
papers generally one could not but
form the opinion that the only inter
est taken in the presidential visit is '
the dollars and cents worth of adver
tising they can obtain from it. Almost
every reference made to his visit con
tains some allusion to the pecuniary
advantage which they expect to obtain
The Congress mine has just been
sold, hence there is no intention on j
the part of those interested in getting I
the presidential party to visit it, to
attempt to get him and his cabinet to
buy it. Mining is the most promi
nent industry of this territory by all
odds. For this party to come to Ari
zona and never leave the Salt River
valley, and to carry back with them
the impression that all there is of Ari
zona is an oasis of a few thousand
acres in a barren waste of desert
would certainly be very misleading
and would be an injustice to the ter
ritory. All of the distinguished gen
tlemen composing the party have seen
rich grain and pasture fields in the
east and are thoroughly familiar with
such scenes, but probably not a half
dozen of the entire party have ever
seen a well equipped mine and mill
and will see nothing in their entire
trip which will be of greater interest
When the president and party left
Washington last Monday, their ob
jective point in Arizona was the Con
gress mine, in Yavapai county, the
richest county in the territory, and
barring accidents it will arrive there
on schedule time next Tuesday morn
ing, May 7. After thoroughly in
specting one of Arizona's greatest bul
lion producing mines, looking through
its eighty stamp mill and witnessing
the manner of extracting and separa
ting the precious metal from the en
vironments in which it was placed bv
nature, taking in the cyanide
plant and seeing the process of ex
tracting and refining the gold, the
party will take their departure for
California where it is due on the
morning of May 8. On account of
the special arrangements made by
the Southern Pacific railroad for their
rapid transportation it gives them a
few hours lee way which will be spent
in Phenix, as they pass through that
place. Of course everybodv in the
territory rejoices that they will have
this opportunity of stopping there for
a short time, as it is one of the garden
spots of the territory and will afford
them an opportunity of witnessing
what a wonderful transformation can
be made of a desert by water and in
Delegates to Mining Congress.
Governor Murphy has appointed
delegates to the Fourth Annual Inter
national Mining Congress, to be held
at Bowie City. Mont., July 25 to 26.
It is expected that the representation
for Arizona will be strong in numbers
and interest, the list being calculated
to include prominent mining men
from all sections. The list is as fol
lows: W. F. Staunton, Congress; J. L.
Giroux, Jerome; Prof. James Doug
las. Bisbee; S. A. Parnall. Globe:
James Colquhoun, Clifton; D. M.
Riordan. Phenix; James A. Fleming,
Globe; Geo. P. Blair, Mammoth;
John Brockman, Pearce; C. M. Shan
non, Clifton; G. W. Middleton, Pres
cott; Thos. Farish, Phenix; C. L.
Houston. Globe; G. P. Harrington.
Crowned King; A. L. Grow, Tomb
stone; Jessie Grant, Nogales; W. A.
Hendryx, Prescott; Prof. William P.
Blake, Tucson; Thos. Ewing, King
man: A. G. Hubbard, Harrisburg; H.
W. Blaisdell, Yuma; M. G. Burns.
Chloride; James Seage, Helvetia; P.
C. Bickuell. Williams.
Hogg Makes Millions.
Ex -Governor Hogg, of Texas, it is
said, has made approximately 53,000,
000 in oil and kindred interests at and
near Beaumont. In addition to hav
ing procured possession of 500 acres
of rich oil lauds at Beaumont, Hogg
has acquired 15,000 acres of iron ore
land surrounding New Birmingham
and comprising the pick of the great
iron belt in Cherokee county.
With the land he has got" control of
a big foundry, furnaces, buildings and
everything connected with the Indus
try that makes it ready for immediate
operation against the iron pipe and !
sheet iron trusts. It is figured that
the oil will be delivered at New Birm
ingham at a cost of ten cents per bar
rel. Three barrels of oil oil equal one
ton of coal.
R. H. Row. one of the best and one
of the most successful miners in this
county was in town today from the
Treasure Vault mine, in Mineral
Point district, where he is pnmsrr- in
sinking the shaft. It is now down to
a depth of 130 feet and there is four
leet ot ore in the bottom of it. The
shaft will e sunk
4 .J . i t , ...
feet when drift trill 1
"J a neum oi inn
. " " vJ 1 -
mine the extent of the ore IxHies
Some good shipping ore has been
taken from the shaft in sinking. j
A gmit many persons forget how
largely the future depends upon what
e make of the present
'Much trouble for nothing
Hill's chase after thedemcxTatic prv-
iilcntial nomination in 1901.
The south has shown President Mc
Kinloy that it knows how to receive a
president, if its judgment is some
what warped in voting for one.
Los Angeles will have no Fourth
of July celebration this year on ac
eouut of the lateness of the holdingof
the fiesta and the entertainment of
Secretory Hay will be acting on a
certainty when he submits proposi
tionsfor a new Isthmian canal treaty
to Great Britain, as two-thirds of the
senators have told him just what sort
of a treaty they are willing to vote to
As long as Great Britaiu's credit
remains as good as it was shown by
its quadrupled subscription to its re
cent loan, the English cau afford to
laugh at the direful predictions of
their enemies. Nations with good
credit are never in danger.
Between 30,000 and 40.000 persons
departed from Chicago April 30 for
points on the Pacific coast. It was
the last day of the sale of the .?30
tickets. On nearly every road special
trains were required to handle the
Administration dissatisfaction with
Minister Conger is found exclus
ively in democratic papers. That's
why it is more amusing than annoy
ing to Mr. Conger and his friends.
Mr. Cleveland. Mr. Olney, Mr.
Gorman and several other erstwhile
democrats can be depended upon to
stand by the Hill-Bryan tight to the
finish and to continually yell, "Sic
him, Billy:" "Go for him, Dave!"
A recent telegram from Nevada says
that the opposing forces drove Sena
tor Clark's mules away from the dis
puted grade. Wonder if they never
will let up on those mules
Phenix two years ago?
Jacksonville, Florida, was visited
with one of the most disastrous con
flagrations last Friday that ever
visited any city, taking its size into
consideration. The loss is estimated
at SI 0,000,000 and 10,000 people were
deprived of their homes. Forty
eight blocks were burned.
The rapid growth of the beet sugar
industry is shown in a special report
just submitted to Secretary Wilson,
which estimates that there will be
forty-two beet sugar factories in oper
ation in the United States next fall.
Every time things in China get in a
fair way of working around smoothly
Count Waldersee orders the German
army out to shoot up a few China
men and calls it a "battle," and, of
course, a "victory." Is it any wonder
that German professions, in China,
are regarded with suspicion?
David B. Hill has launched his
presidential boom for 1901. and has
all sails set now for the voyage to
Phenix is in the very midst of an
exciting municipal campaign. The
republicans seem to have the whip
nanu oi tne ngnt ana in tne sneerest
desperation, the Phenix Enterprise,
1 J., ...,, .
after threshing over the political
straw left over from the legislative
committee of last winter makes this
very touching appeal to voters: "Af -
ier iiai icneis ami .uurpnv nave
done, will the people elect Walter
that don't touch the voters' heart and ! I thf delectation and amuse-' J. F. Mullen, of the firm of Mont
... ,. ' , ment of spectators. I p to date thev gomerv X Mullen, a large lumlx-r
call down his wrath upon the repub-, have au y mi of Angele8, also f the Je.
lican candidate for citv offices it rome Lumber companv of Jerome,
must be very hard indeed. "Yickers I A Mar-vlaud evang-list has just arrived on last night's traiu in Pres
M in .; i " !. ..;..!.. convicted of horse stealin? and cott.
i 1 1 w l t-i -i .-it- , , f I I, ' X . .... . t
i.i4juj Kiuiviiai uuit lain
and of course they are responsible i
m t iL i
W ionuc uusueeus o. c,n emo -
Prescott is snrelv foriHnc hr mvl.. . . .. .
. , . . .
n - - T
ij mr Hum u mc ijiumoM.c mem- ...... , , z j tl
, , . b the last time and jumped the unlucky .practically assured. The companv
ods of her business men. ; number he Jj ha8 , deal with W. A. Clart
Concurrently with the pushing himself I where"J' he agrees to take alut two-
aheadofour developed gold mines.; The " Jommal-Miner today ,m-
comes the intelligence that new dis- j mences the publication of a series of electric jxiwer to other mines, pro
coveries of rich ledges are made. articles on the unwritten history of posing to even.bring it into Prescott.
Governor Murphy has bid for pub- this territory from the pen ofCapt. Their electric plant will lie lot-ate.1 on
,. ... -,l n- it tr j . r the Verde nver and will lie run bv
he attention in a practical way with a , W . H. Hardy, of Mohave county. .aler ,xnver. The watt.r ,vill taken
most popular bugle note m appoint- j Capt. Hardy is one of the early set- from Oak creek and carried bv bbbbm
ing able representatives to the Min-j tiers of Arizona. He has taken an f pipes to the proposed location of
iug Congress from Arizona. ' active interest in its industrial pro-! ihe company's plant on the Verde
A glam-e at the busin.ss.of Prescott P ' n the politics of the jfj. MuUpii ig also vice presi,ient of
today, leaves with one the impression territory, and few, if any, in the teni- the Verde Consolidated Copper eo
that at every point there is written an toryare U-tter posted in its history, pany, an incorporation of which Jake
urgent message to the business men Capt. Hardy's experience with the iii- M;,,rks is P ". and which is de
andthat message is couched in the dians forms one of the most thrilling j VelPIUg a V Dear J'
one word hurry. chapter-; in Arizona's history. He I
Undoubtedly" one of the firmest w:,s ,!i V"r ' "WM t any iiambyJ Tongs Bury the Hatchet,
foundations upon which a city may Pamb.v- lalf' -futhueut iu reference i Mauy influential Chinameu of the
build hopes of future frreatness are to tnt' 1101 Ie red man. as some of our various tongs iu Los Angeles have
paying gold mines. What Prescott
owes to her wild fields could not well
be written in figures.
e are of the opinion of Senator j
Iugidls that when au official who has
been elected to office as a mrtunn
Bad then coouetts with the poiio-in"
party in his patronage., should lie re- darke, Manager of a Thsa
moved from the too) -ehe-t to the cush- trical Company.
ion of the mace. Disloyalty to party j
breeds contempt. A telegram from Denver says: Har
All the people in Prescott are walk
ing iu the middle of the streets. This
is necessary on account of the number
of concrete sidewalks now lx-ing laid.
This is an object lesson to teach the
citizens to appreciate good pavements
and to inform the world that our city
is making substantial and general
It is a curious turn in the political
kaleidoscope that the democratic pa
pers on this coast, which have been
so persistently abusing 'President Mc
Kinley and his administration. should
now praise him liecause he is coming
lo this coast as our guest. The
people want to to see and pay their
respects to a man of merit, anil the
democratic press, although loaded
down with prejudice, do not care to
run contrary to public opinion.
President McKinlev 's coming to
the Pacific coast will go a long wav
towards drawing public attention to
lnis Part of tnf' country.
To not pre-
sent the prominent resource
zona to the presidential party would
i i.-i. i ... n i - -.i
piling namie, n
, , 1 .
111 showing mn
our gold mines it is imlxvilic to as-
aert that it is for the purpose of boom- j
akes short roads.
JL jLVnd light loads.
Wood for everything
that runs on wheels.
BUd. by STANDARD OIL, CO.
ing individual properties. As we
said yesterday, it is individual hatred
whii-h will prompt even the suggest
ion of sueh a foolish conclusion.
There are fewer abler masters of
the English lanfruafje than Frederick
Harrison. His luminous style makes
attractive any subject he touches, and
this is the more true when he discour
ses of matters to which he has given
his liest thought. In an edition of an
astern pajer, he turns his headlight
on some of the resoimfs of Arizona,
anil, indeed, it would have been hard
for him to have found an object more
worthy his kind examination.
Ever and anon some one has en
deavored to set his fellow mortals
worrying over the fear that the acces
sion of the Cuban and Philippine is
lands to this country, even under a
protectorate form of government,
would be a dismal failure. It is evi
dent that it Ls a democratic wail for
political purposes. This makes it
timely to refer to the fact that the
President's policy hasa lready bene
fited the Pacific coast in a financial
way. and now the bottom has drpped
out of the democrat's political shrewd
scheme to injure the administration.
The opening of the International
Mining Congress at Boise City, will
be an event of national importance
and deserving the consideration given
it by Governor Murphy in appointing
able mining men as delegates from
Arizona. It will lie gratifying on
that occasion to reflect that Prescott
will le represented by men of master
ful enterprise, broad in their expe
riences and fully alive to the impor
tance if this great mining camp, as
are G. W. Middleton and W. A. Hen-
TLese gentlemen are mentally
PPi to lnfo compeers
and the armv of capitalists who at
tend the convention, many of the ge
ological formations of this district,
and the abundant mineral resources
of gold and copper. They should be disappeared one night without any
loyally supported and aided in their j apparent reason. Some time later a
work both by people and press. ( corpse was found in the ruins of a
burned warehouse. The body was
The whirligig of time has brought j identified as that of Monpetit." The
marked changes in the general ap-' lodge of United Workmen, to which
pearauce of Pres-ott since the fire, i ne belonged at Starbuck, took charge
o..i4 i :u: , I of the funeral and erected a marble
Sulistautial buildings, improved,. ... tll.
streets and a larger water supply are
among the features which are notice- Walla Walla last mouth.
able. Monpetit was greatly surprised to
... . . I hear of his supposed fleath. statins,'
Another gusher was struck at Beau-, that he left town sudll,.lllv because be
mont, Texas, last week. ! had a strong desire to go home and
n., ., .. I see his family. He went to the ceme
these oil discoveries continue it I . 4. fi ... j j . .
; will keep the Standard Oil company
on the jump to corral all the output
i of the fluid
Texas now has seven big oil well
- T n ........ 1 ....
niAyuicin. It nuuiu nwm, llinu H l,
; the onU
, them is to remove their capping semi-
nari. I . I VmA . ..It Int..
sentenced to ten years in the peni-
tentiarv. He acknowledges havinrr
; - -
stolen thirteen horses, the unlucky
1 j, m
" " ,77' T
i"uu,u:iuc",8 Hiuuaui, mrr cur ui
. J r I I I 1 . I
ms uow man. n uenau sioien two
eastern cousins who never saw an In- i
dian. l.nt l-licv..! i,. fi..i.ti...r h A- ;i .
THUMPED Hi,'.-! PLENTY.
An Ir3te Actress Whips Harry Corse a
ry Corson Clarke undertook to repri
mand Bessie Blix I'axton. the plump
mBJ who saug "Twickenham Ferry"
' at the Talior theater with the Clarke
company last week.
While the company was en route to
! Cheyenne Mr. Clark undertook to toll
Mrs. Paxton how little she knew about
j the i-how business, and how much she
could learn from him. He also re-!
l ferret! to her failure to attend rehear-
I i.. si-j ....
sals, and enuitt tiv an expression
i ' J 1
whi.h aroused the act less to more ;
real anger, she says, than she has felt 1
ince she was married.
Besse '. '.ivlon there;, jv.:, nr...
m her wrath MM her car MM and
struck Mr. Clark on the ear. She
reached over with (lie other hand aiid
jolted the comedian under the chin.
Then she took a linn hold at the nape
of the neck, and threw him against
the window sash.
She seemed, according to specta
tors, to lx? trying to let go of him but
coiildn.it. She wheeled him. around
and put him out into the aialo and
Xo. T where it was the most i
fui, Mad Mr. Clarke dove into the I
The rest of the company interfere !
ana t.eiii .Mrs. raxtoii until t. Devon i
was reacn.-a. Here jar. ciariie t.-ai I :
her two week's sahirv and the activ
returned to Denver
MEETS PRESIDENT'S APPROVAL.
Details For His Entertainment in
Angeles During Fiesta Are
The approa ching visit of President
McKiuley to Los Augeles. accompa
nied by many prominent officials, has
come to be looked upon as the cen
tral feature of La Fiesta de las Florcs.
Uul.ounded enthusiasm is being shown
bv everv one conuected with the
event to make it so characteristic of
Southern California that President
McKinlev will carry away with him
the memory of a unique and brilliant
He has approved the programme
submitted to him by the reception
committee of the Los Augeles cham
ber of commerce. The details of his
reception and entertainment during
Fiesta week are now definitely set
tled. A programme was wired to
Washington by the committee, which
covered every minute of the presi
dent's time while in the city, but he
ei pressed a wish to be free from pub
lic functions after 5 o'clock each even
ing in order that he might rest and
spend the evening quietly with his
The arrival of the presidential train
at the Arcade depot will be announced
by the presidential salute of twenty
one guns under the directiou of Gen.
Last, N. G. C. The guard of honor
will be composed of a troop of cav
alry, a double file of inem!ers of the
Loval Legion, Veterans in files of four
and various uniformed clubs under
Grand Marshal Dies.
Upon the arrival at the Van Nuys
Hotel an address of welcome will fie
made by Mayor Synder. A public
receDtiou will be tendered in the ro
tunda of the hotel from 3 to 4:30 p.m.
and the ladies of the president's part v
will lie given a receptk n at the
Women's Club House on Figueroa
and Ninth streets at 3:30 p.m.
After a carriage drive on Thursday
morning, the president and Mrs. Mc
Kinley, in a decorated carriage, will
head the floral parade which starts at
11 o'clock, passing through the streets
to the reviewing stand.
It has been decided by the"floral
parade committee to close enti tea on
Monday evening, April 2.)th. This
was made necessary
number of entries.
Must Prove He Is Alive.
A telegram from Tacoma tells of a
peculiar condition of affairs existing
in Walla Walla in regard to a man
whom the records show is dead while
he contests the truth of the records.
Mortimer Monpetit has just returned
j to the latter place from his former
i home in Ohio to find that he was
I puned in that city two years agoaner
, llcls mm9mmma Qf record
' uriu'r i.imiiN mmirw in nrr. i nr?--
in the office of the county auditor at
Wall i Walla.
Several years apo Moniietit was
foreman on a fruit ranch near Walla.
I :lnfl tilwnt ti KunH:lv in tiuvn
gkmed the matter until he returned to
. lTl mr 11T-.M .III. (lll.l uan iuiiiii
j stone removed. He is now exercised
; because of the record in the auditor's
omce showing that he is ollH-iallv
dead. He has taken the matter into
the superior court, requesting that the
! riiulit.,r- lu rlirfvtjl r , iii:iL- i ronir:!
........... ............. . ... .... . - . . . .
; to conform with the facts.
A Man Full of Business.
Mr. Mullen, in addition to the in-
terests owned by him as aUive. is
also conmt.,l with the Jerome P.wer
'.company. Mr. Mullen's visit here is
... connection w th the atter enter
pnse. the success ot which is now
prise, the success of
JV'""J lu maw a miniwi
?ipiay lor me t-eneni n tne presi-
dent. Thev will be giveu a place in
the floral parade at Los Angeles OB
May 9th. and have spent nearly fif
teen hundred dollars iu carrying out
their plans. This does not count the
original cost of the costumes or thi
immense itr.igou, which alone is worth
more than a thousand dollars. The
dragon is the only one on the coast, is
180 feet long, and requires the ser
vices of sixty men to keep it wriggling
in a sufficiently terrible manner to
suit the Celestials' ideas.
Fredericks' Fishing Sory.
R. H. Fredericks, one of the Ix-st
known business men of Prescott, Ari
zona, is a guest at the Nadeau. Ib
is returning home from a two weeks'
trip to Santa Catalina Island, where
he was the hero of the latest fishing
yarn sent out from that resort of tish-
ennen. Los Angeles Times
.The Journal-Miner has been scan-
niug the Avalon news in the Times
" n L t
very carefully in the hopes of si-eing
a bi, fisn story connected with the
name of Prescott's financier, but if
such has been published it has es-
1 li li -ei J : l i
' 'M' nonce, .nr. ricuencKs iias
Ixt-n on Catalina island for alxmt a
month, and lx-ing a successful fisher
man, his friends here naturally looked
for a record from him.
Organization of Invalids.
A society of Locomotor ataxia suf
ferers has been organized. The ob
ject of the society is to make a deter
mined and exhaustive search for a
permanent cure for the disease, and.
with this object in view advertisments
are being inserted to get together
those similiarly afflicted, and raise a
fund for the establishment of a labor
atory in Xew York where experiments
made. Ihe best specialists
will be ougaged to conduct the experiments.
THE FIRST STEP
to baby's health must be taken befors
, baby's birth. The child can have no
more health than the mother gives it.
' A healthy mother, strong; of body and
cheerful of mind, will endow the child
with her own Dhv-
J VA sical health and
tion. Many a wifs
who had dreaded
cause of past sv
perienoes of pre
natal misery of
mind and body
has found a new
era open to her
with the use of
Dr. Pierce's Fa-
o r i t e Prescrip
bo. It gives
aoothee the nerves,
and induces re
freshing sleep. It
gfoes vigor sad
elasticity to the
organs of mater
nity, so that the birth hour is practically
without pain or suffering. It enables
the mother to provide a plentiful supply
of healthful nourishment for the healthy
child. It makes wek women strong
and sick women well.
There is no alcohol in Favorite Pra
aeription " and it is absolutely free from
opium, cocaine, and all other narcotics.
Sick women are invited to consult Dr.
Pierce by letter free of charge. All cor
respondence strictly private and sacredly
confidential. Address Dr. R. V. Pierce,
Buffalo, N. Y.
"I gladly recommend Dr. Pieree's Favorite
Prescription." writes Mrs. J. W. O Stephens.
MUa, Northumberland Co.. Virginia. "Before
my third little bo was born I took six bottles.
He is the finest child and has been from birth,
and I suffered very much lss than 1 did before
in confinement. 1 unhesitatingly advise ex
pectant mothers to use the Favorite Prescrip
tion. ' "
Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Pellets are a
pleasant and effective laxative medicine.
Germans and Chinese Mix.
The German war office, under date
of May 3. has received advices from
Count Waldersee that three engage
ments occurred April 23 and a fourth
April 24, at the Great Wall, between
four columns, under General Ketteler.
and the Chinese troops under Gen
eral Liu. The Chinese were every
where def (Sited, and after a stubborn
resistance were forced back over the
wall; being pursued as far as Kukuan.
Our casualties were four officers
wounded and three men killed and
thirty-two wounded. The French
troops were not engaged.
"General Ketteler's brigade, rein
forced, marched in four columns
against the Great Wall. Colonel Lede
lmrg commanding the right wing:
then those commanded by Col. Hoff
meister. Col. Wallmerich and Major
Huehlonfels. Ledeburg reached the
wall April 24. after a slight engage
ment naer Hai Shan Kwan.
"HofTnieister drove back the enemy
April 23. On the same day Huhlen
fels encountered a strong body of the
enemy occupying a liaston on the
hights commanding the pass. The
enemy fought stiibliornly. in a partic
ularly stronsr position, which wasonlv
taken after eleven hours' fighing.
Huehlenfels and Lieut. Richter were
i slightly wounde.l and Lieut. Danvt-lls
I was severely wounded. A standard
! bearer and another were killed and six
- men severely and ten slightly
"Wallmerch attacked and dispersed.
April 23, a far superior force of the
' enenv in a strong position east of the
; breach of Haeeho, and affected a
junction on the bittlefield with the
; Kittalion under Major Miieltnann,
; from Teing Ching, where, taking up
Ihe pursuit, the enemy were over
taken in a fresh jiosition to the south.
This was captuaed and the enemy
pursued as far as Ku Kuan. Wall
inerch followed them thither.
'The enemy suffered severely.
Klcven old and two new (piick firers
were captured. On our side one man
was killed and three were severely
: wounded and nine slightly. Lieut.
Deusterberg was shot through the
"The enemy are everywhere in re
treat. Gen. von Lessel has arranged
j with Gen. Bailioud that the French
i troops shall occupy Ku Kuan for the
on-sent and secure his left flank.
"Kettler s brigade is marching iiy mm sue.
I short stages to Pao Ting Fu and the : Phil Franz to D N Bartholdi, as
Haenlcnf elds' battalion along the j signmeut, assigns mtge of S Valencia;
1 mountain to Pekin." i $261.
" S Valencia and wife to Annie Bar-
Wiley Jones Bitten by Gila Monster.
While Wilev A. Jones va:
with a Gila monster at Safford last
woek the reptile stuck its teeth
through one of Wiley's fingers. Ac
cording to the Bulletin's account of it
a woman who was present ookuv
ill S i J ' km tt,.. faatl ,,,:
I '.. .l lilt a iuv i a I "
cndeavoretl to pull him loose from j Industrial B and L Assn to J B Mc
I Mr. Jones' finger, but it was no go. I Xallv. release mtge.
and it is tne ix-liei tnai tne monster
. had Jones' finger in his mouth for a
minute or longer ami ms noni was
liually relajs-d by Jones "choking
Ussl off." Two physicians were called,
but liefore their arrival Jones' hand
and tongue lx-gau to swell. The doc
tors lost no time in administering and
applying everv known remelv and
antidote. For live hours Mr. Jones
tongue was swollen so IkuIIv that he j deed of Iowa mine, Black Rock dis
eould not speak. But finally he took trict. $10.
ft tm far the better and his recovery W W Ross and w ife to Johnston
was almost complete by Sunday, ex- M vers, mtge, lot 19 in blk 3, E Pres
cept a very sore finger. Mr. Jones ,.u'!t. $;,n).
was bitten by a Gila monster some- Fidelity B A L Asscn to W W
thing over a year ago ;n N.lo:,i .nville j Ross wif1 ,()t ,y m b,k a E
but experience 1 no serious result Frescott , from ,,,,,,.
lr.un li. oeverai years ago ne was j
bitten bv a dog. which afterwards had
couvulsious and was Detieveu to l)e
affected with rabies, anil Mr. Janee
hnrriitl to Chicago and took the Pas
Murder at Needles.
Conductor York, at altout 11:30 last
Thursday night, went into the Harvey
house lunch counter to get something
to eat. As he entered the room
Switchman Mi-Sherry playfully
pushed him. From this an angry
dispute arose, and the two attempted1
to getito each other to fight it out.
iind Mr. York had gone to the door
and was in the act of leaving the
building when Brakeraau Norton
pulled a six-shooter and fired, shoot
ing McSherry through the breast.
The testimony concerning the shoot
ing is contraifictory. and for fear of
doing an injustice we refrain Hying
more concerning it. McSherry liu-g.-r.-d
until 8 o'clock Friday morning
when he died. Norton and York were
. (nested and placet! in the lock-up.
Yesterday morning fork gave bond
ami was leleed, Neediea Bye.
The Xew York Herald has taken a j
omens of the nmnlx-r of millionaires i
. . . . .. ,
inthel mted States, and folds that
therc is a colony or 3.S25 of l-.t-.-m in j
all. Of this am unit only live i cred-l
ited to Arizona, as follows: F. M.
Murphv, E. B. Cage. E.W. Wells, W. j
C Greene and Dr. . I. M. Ford. Ari-
zona is not at ihe bottom of the list.
either, as Xew Mexico is only credited
with four. Mississippi with three, and
Xorth Dakota one. West Virginia j
and Arkansas have only six each.
Wyoming bM none, and Xevada is :
credited with none.
Out of twenty-one
Yuma serving life sentences eighteen
of them are from Yavapai county.
This is not a record to be proud of ,
jut we are informed that such is the
TODAY'S EXCURSION TRAIN
A Model ot Beauty and Filled to the
Platform With Passengers Who
Will Pay Their Respects to
It was a gaily j -decked train that
pulled out from the Prescott depot at
1:10 o'clock this afternoon for
Phenix. The train was in charge of
Conductor Graves, while Harry El
liott, the pioneer railroad engineer of
this section, was at the throttle, and
his fireman was Wilmot Pentland.
The engine was beuatifully decorated
with bunting and flags, special pains
being taken with the decorations, as
the engine which pulled this excur
sion will also pull the presidential
train out of Phenix to Congress and
The train was composed of three
coaches, a combination conch and a
baggage car with Governor Murphy's
private car attached to the rear. The
rear coach had a streamer in red.!
white and blue stretched along its
side, containing a "Welcome to the
President" in large letters. Presi
dent Murphy's car was also decorated
with red, white and blue, in a very
artistic manner. In addition to Pre
sident Murphy, the x-cupants of this
car were Simon J. Murphy and fam
ilv of Detroit. Michigan, j. H. Em
mert. W. A. Drake, H. W. Kinsley
and R. N. Fredericks.
Over 100 pissengers embarked from
Prescott, while from sixty to eighty
came over from Jerome on the special,
and a car load came in from the P. Ac
E. railroad. The traiu is scheduled
to reach Phenix about 7 o'clock this
IMPORTANT TO LITIGANTS.
They May Hereafter Select the News
paper for the Publication of all
The law governing the publication
of summons and sheriff s sales has
heretofore been construed to give the
sheriff the authority of designating
the paper in which such publication
should be made and personal requests
for their publication in certain papers
have been ignored in spite of the fact
that-the litigant paid for the publica
tion. The recent legislature passed
a law which provides that parties who
pay for such notices may have them
published in the paper of their choice.
It reads as follows:
"All county and other officers re
quired by law to give notice of any
matter pertaining to or pending in
their respective offices shall publish
all such notices in some newspaper
published iu their respective counties,
provided, that when the cost of such
publication shall not Vie a county
charge the party at whose cost the
said publication is made may desig
nate the newspaper iu which said pub
lication shall be made, and may con
tract with the paper so designated for
the payment of the cost of the said
OUR PUBLIC RECORDS.
L Gadette to Mrs Kitty Don levy
Allison, deed, lot 3 on 16 to 1 mine,
M J Nolan locates two mines, Hum
A Childers et al locate three mines.
L Gadette to Kitty Allison, deed,
half of 1H to 1 and quarter of nw 1 of
Xaney mine, Verde dist; $10.
D J Shea to L Gadette, release
T J Dwyer to Kitty D Allison, re
P J Farley, county recorder, ap
points D J Sullivan deputy.
G W Sturtevant, jr, locates Cash
2i lo,s 1718 Part)' ,)lk "
K P (; Kn,i i- i inihv locate
Cochise mine. Big Bug.
E B Gage locates four mines, Big
Jos Brown to John S Brown, deed.
tWO UlineS. 51.
W R Bruce to H K Siedentoff locate
Blowout mine, Agua Fria dist.
S F Powell and C E Case locate
"51" mine. Black Rock district, and
file atiidavit of location work on
P J Farley et al locate Washington
mine. Hassaympa district.
Chas T Willcut to J F M iclntvre,
Mrs Mary Cauaris et al, locate
Clack Oil placer claim. Mineral Point.
L C Carroll hx-a.tes Santa Rosa
mine. Big Big district.
John Mundstall locates five placer
claims in Cii- rry Creek district.
B Bovle locates Wolf Ton mine in
Black Hills district.
J S Johnson au-l E Simps in hx-ate
Friendship mine. Agua Fria district
J T Hughes to R L Ortega, lien,
cattle on Garpias range.
Thomas A Collins to Kate E Wor-
mell. mtaBj cattle in Skull Yatluy;
( ) A Ensign locates Carlxmate Queen
mine. Humbug dist.
J W Muuchus and J J Brooks lot-ate
four mines. Blue Tank.
W X Kelly locates Needhaui mine,
W X Kelly et al hx-ate four placer
claims, Miueral Point.
A Pijk locates three mines and mill
C P Collins to C J McXujty. deed,
! numerous mines, Hass dist; 5-100.
I E S McRolx-rts to Margaret Bnid-
lots 0 a,,d l' blk 5' Jerome'
. . , . r- r-1
G Cunningham to Robt E Edgar,
(Jee, .tmrd of al,j Six Hun-
dred mines: $10.
G W Sessions to Inez Todd King,
deed. Independence mine. Cherry
Anton Beltrano to John Martinella
mtge, lot-i 1 and 1 and improvements,
J C Harrington lix-ates Camp Bird
John UcNeS Uxates Golden Eagle
mine, Eureka dist.
Allx-rt Weiling vs Oro Grande
-Mining Co. et al. lis pen: quit title to
six mines. macK tiix-K mm.
I T fliniliin i. rtiTltim flssisi Min
j ing et a, fc tjtle ,Q
I seven mines. Hassayampa dist.
j J R and J H Slack vs C H V'arth
'and F R Stewart, lis peu, Matt title
j to four mines. Hassavauipa dist
Herndon and CAP
Robert Connell and wife to Amelia
Yoakum, deed, lot 16, blk 26, Pres-
H Win Stephens and v K Bruce
locate two mines, Rd Piche dist.
F Thornton and Chas Kinsley to
Thomas Symintou, deed, two mines
in Big Bug dist.
J W Hudgene to J 0 Forest, pow
er of attorney to sell Ixme Star mine
Mineral Point dist.
John Schriener to J C Forest deed,
one half of Lome Star mine, Miueral
J R Lowery et al, locate four places
claims, Mineral Point dist.
E H Daily locates Henrietta Annex
mine. Big Bug dist.
Clara E Gamage to Keystone Cop
per and Gold Min Co, deed. 1.07 acres
of Mammoth mine;$l.
Tom Campliell files bond of $1,000
as road overseer dist No S; J E Wag
oner anil J O Carter, sureties.
Fred Venator files bond as butcher
at Junction; J 0 Snow and A A Johns,
W G Keese files bond of $1,000 as
notary public; F G Brecht and H D
Ait ken, sureties.
I F M Czarnowski locates five mines
J M Morales et al locate El Caprich
Bur Bug G St C Min Co locate Iron
Hand mine, Big Bug.
United States to J Riley. J Prittand
C O Ellis, patent, six mines, Peck
W R and C G Johnson locate two
mines. Senator dist.
H L Prentice and F D Palmer in
corporate the National Oil Co; capital
John M Fain to D J Shea, mtge,
lots 1 and 9, blk 10, Jerome; $1,000.
H E Moss et al incorporate Marion
Oil Co; capital. $250,000.
J D Shipp and P V Sorenson locate
Cowboy No 2 mine, Eureka.
J H Gibson locates Pleasant View
mine, Hass dist.
H K MacDonald to Geo W Mid
dleeOBt, deed. Coronado, Marguerite
and Independence mines, feck dist;
Sitting vs. Setting.
In the write up of the rummage sale
the Journal-Miner had occasion to re
fer to a "sitting" hen as one of the
articles of barter there. A correspond
ent writes a critical communication
on the misuse of the word "sitting."
claiming that it should have been re
ferred to as a "setting" hen. While
the latter word is frequestly used, it
is without authority, as will be seen
by reference to any standard diction
ary. "Set" denotes action, while "sit"
expresses a condition of repose. One
can set a hen and theu she will sit-
that is if she does her duty. One can
properly speak of the "setting" sun, 1
but while the sun "sets" it never i
"sits," in which respect it differs from
A College Yell.
The medical students of Syracuse
(X. Y.) University have adopted the
followinjr eolletre yell:
Well man. trick man, dead man stiff '.
Di 'em up, cut 'em up what's the dill?
Humorous, tu noroiu. blood and gore I
Syracuse, medicos. 19U4!
Armour & Company's beef house,
one of the largest buildings at the
Chicago stock yards, was damaged by
flames to the extent of $100,000. Six
teen hundrad head of cattle awaiting
slaughter, were rescued with the
greatest difficulty. The building also
contained 1500 carcasses.
Unless she is a healthy mother. No
woman can. If the baby has drained
her vitality; if its care is a tax; if, in
short, the baby is a burden instead of a
blessing, how can she enjoy it ? She
loves it, but she cannot feed it. She
yearns for it, but has not the strength
to fondle it.
There is nothing more beautiful in the
world than a healthy mother and her
healthy child. The madonna is the
highest reach of human art. In the
serene strength which art give9 to the
typical mother and child there is distinct
denial of suffering and weakness as a
necessity of motherhood. But how few
women are there to whom motherhood
is naturally an abiding joy. In how
many cases a woman dates her loss of
health from the birth of her child ! To
all such suffering women Dr. Pierce's Fa
vorite Prescription comes as a veritable
god-send. It prepares the mother for
her hour of trial, tranguilizes her nerves,
encourages her appetite, and brings her
restful sleep. It makes the baby's ad
vent practically painless, and gives the
mother abundant strength to nurse and
nourish her child.
Every claim made for Favorite Pre
scription " is supported by the testimon
ials of wives and mothers, thousands in
number, and covering in their several
experiences the whole range of womanly
suffering. In a great number of cases
after the utter failure of all doctors and
medicines, Dr. Pierce's Favorite Pre
scription, tried as a last resort, has ef
fected a perfect and permanent cure.
Sick women are invited to consult Dr.
Pierce by letter free. All womanly con
fidences held under the seal of strict
?rofessional privacy. Address Dr. R. V.
ierce, Buffalo, N. Y.
There is no alcohol in Favorite Pre
scription " and it is entirely free from
opium, cocaine, and all other narcotics.
Between Life and Death.
M think Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription
and 'Golden Medical Lhncovrry ' the best med
icines in the world," writes Mrs. Amelia Dough
erty, of Kerrigan. Wayne Co., Mo. My baby
was born lan .summer. AfVr baby came I be
came ill. had fHc best physician that could be
got, and he diagnosed mv case as uterine trouble
tending to dropsy. Medicine seemed to do me
no good; I lingered between life and death for
quite a while, every day growing weaker, until
I could not walk across the room. Mv friends
were looking for my death every minute. A
friend wrote and told me about Dr. R V. Pierce,
and I at once wrote to him for medical advice.
He replied immediately, giving me full instruc
tions as to what to do. I at once followed bis
advice, and when I had taken his medicine
about a week I felt a good deal stronger. When
I had taken it about one month I felt as strong
as I do to-day. I took four bottles of each kind
and two via la of 'Pleasant Pellets.' Many
thanks for the medicine. It has cured me per
manently." Gained 40 Pounds.
I am very glad to let other poor sufferers
know what Dr. Pierce's medicines have done
for me." writes Mrs. Edwin H. Gardner, of
Beechwood. Norfolk Co., Mass.. Box j. "You
know I wrote to you last summer. I read what
your medicine had done for other people, so
thought 1 would try it. and I found that is was s
blessing to me and ray family. I began in June
and took six bottles of your medicine, and three
vials of ' Pellets.' I took your medicine a year
when I had a ten pound girl. I had the-easiest
time I ever had with any of my three children.
! have lcen very well since I took your medi
cine I took three bottles of Favorite Prescrip
tion.' three of ' Golden Medical Discovery, and
three vials of' Pellets. I had no appetite and
could not eat much without it distressing rae
before I took your Favorite Prescription ' and I
only weighed 135 pounds. Now I weigh 175
Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Pellets commend
themselves as a family laxative. They
are easy to take, effective in results, anil
their use does not beget the pill habit.
Chas W Herndon files bond
S 1.1 NX) as notary public with J
Fourth of July!
JULY 4, 5, 6,
3 Three Days of
Solid Fm.jdi O
Parade and Literary Exercises,
Miner's Drilling Contest,
Cow Boy Races,
Rre Works, Grand Ball,
And Other Events.
Come and See
Our New Town
Finest Business Houses,
Prettiest Town West of the Mis
Finest Climate on Earth,
We have accommodations for
And will assure all a
Liberal Prizes for the dif
ferent events will be an
GEO. B. SCHI'ERMAN.
P. L. KASTNER,
B. M. BELCHER,
H. L A IT KEN",
A. A. JOHNS.
( HAS. MARTIN,
J. P. DILLON,
J. W. WILSON,
Digests what you eat.
Itartiflciallyrli(pst9thc food and aids I
Nature in streni;tlienii:g and recno-1
jiruciinp trie exnaustt-n awstive or
gans. It isthelatestd!scover?d disrest
an. and tonic No other preparation
can approach it in efficiency. It in
stantly relievesand pcrniant-ntly curts
Dyspepsia, Indirection, Ileaitbum,
Flatulence, Sour Stomach, Nausea.
Sick Ileadac he, Gastralgia, Cramps arci
al 1 ot her resi 1 1 ts of i mperf ect d igest ioc .
PrieeMe. ai.-JJi far?"!,Uf-iMiit.-.Ins 2S tim. I
smalUize. Buuk nil abouiuyspepMamuiU.tiXret
Prepared rv ri. C. DeWITT A CO.. Cljleago.
BRISLEY DRUG CO and W. W. ROSS
Bakery and Restaurant.
I .IfAnd up
The Only Place The Popular Place
Bert and Quickest Service in the City
Meal Ticket Sell at
Board nnd Lodging at
Fur a week and l'p.
For 'Jl Mens.
South Montezuma Street,
N. vt to Scopel House.
Ros Tanaka & Co
Will Sweep Your Chimneys
Or Clean and Lay
B ;t Testimonials.
Leave Ori. re at Corner Drug Store
Capital Paid in, $100,000
Surplus and Profits, - 35,000
Fpank M. Mi h PHY . . . . President
Morris Goldwatee. Vice President
Henry Kixpley Cashier
C. 0. Ellis Assistant Cashier
F. M. Murphy, M. Goldwatkk,
Henry Kinsley, R. N. Fredericks
J. C. Herndon, E. B. Gage,
D. M. Ferry.
Accounts of Individuals, Firm?
and Corporations solicited 011 Fa
v( rable Terms.
Incorporated in 1877.
THE OLDEST BANK IN ARIZONA
Authorized Capital, SNMN
Paid l'p Capital, 5MM
Undivided Profits, - 2MN
Average Deposits, 500,000
Higo Richards President
E. W. Wells Vice President
M. B. Hazeltine Cashier
BANK OP CALIFORNIA Ban Francisco
LA1DI AW 4 CO New Yrk
FIRST AND UNION NATIONAL BANK.Chicao
Srnd your Jerome business to
Agency the Bank of Arizona, Je
rome Arizona. Carefpl attention
WE SOLICIT YOUR BUSINESS
Old SUcd, West Side Plaza, PRESCOTT
The Finest Wines,
Liquors and Cigars.
Convenient Club Rooms and
Reading Rooms. Open Day
Handsomely furnished. E,ery
thing in the hooae entirely new,
with Bath Rooms on every floor,
lighted by electricity and elec
trically wired throughout. The
Hnest location in the city, bnt
one block and half from Depot.
Right in the business center..
Cuisine of especial excellence.
Wine room np to date. Particu
lar attention paid to Commercial
trade. Fine temple Room. On
American and Europwau Plans.
Rates to suit.
MURRAY McINNERNAY, Pror
Telephone No. 150.
A stage carrying passengers
and express will leave Pres
cott daily, except Sundays,
from Ed. Block's Clothing
Store, and from F. H. Bald
win's Fruit Store, for the fol
lowing points on GROOM
flonte Christo, Empire, Slack's,
Monahan's, nidnight Test and
All orders promptly aitended to
Returning will arrive from Groom Creek at
10:30 a. m.
promptly procured. 0 50 FU. Srad nodal, iketeh,
r poM Mmiim MMODiiKT. book -uwv
to Obtain U. 9. tad Forwrn FtnUftad Trade- Mrkg, ' V
. FREE. Fairest terms eTr off-red to iaT-tm.U
. PATEUT LAWTDta OF It TEAM rXACTIGX.
20,000 PATENTS PROCURED THROUGH THE!.
) All h iiww eoafidaattal. Sound adnaa. Fut&f
;wrc. a. snow & co.
Odd. U. S. Patent Office. WASHINGTON. 0. C
HENRY BRINKMEYER Propristor
Centrally Located Sear the Plaza.
flood CoiTifortable Rooms
Table is Nicely Supplied.
And Prices Reasonable.
Bakery Attached to the Hote.
PIE, BREAD AND CAKE
Delivered Promptly to All Parts City
All Kinds'of Stone Work Done at
Short Notice. Estimates
PRESCOTT. - - ARIZONA
FRANK SCOPEL, Proprietor
Fine Rooms Everything New
Bar In Connection.
Best Liquors and Ciarara.