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,. AMERICAN KOKrf CITIZEN JTUHDAY, ftOVEMUISK 7, 1914. NUMBER 30 iBPIH
I Election Returns
I Democrats Secure Majorities For
Three Candidates, ltcnabllcuiis for
Mncteen, Including Precinct Jus.
(Ico and Constable.
I TIio election In American Pork Inst
Tuesday was rather mixed In results,
though tho Republicans secured ma
I Jorltlos for most of their candidates.
I The average Republican majority was
I 14. In view of the fact that two years
I ago the Democrats won with n mn-
I Jorlty of 180 over tho Republicans
I nnd were supposed to have a big Pro-
I grcsBlvo vote added to this, the vlc-
I tory Is considered it most decided
I James II. Moyle's majority was 7
I over Smoot. II. T. Reynolds, Dcnio-
I crut bent Henry Qardnor 48 votes. B.
I N. Chrlstcnson's majority over J. F.
I Brlnghurst was 89. These were the
only Democratic majorities.
H John II. Wootton's majority oVer
I Caleb Tanner was 33. Q. P. Shelley
and W. IS. Duncan were elected pro-
clnct Justice and constable respec-
tlvcly, by majorities of f2 nnd 89 over
their Democratic brethren. County
results will bo found on another pngc.
Details of the local vote follow
I Por United States Senator,
I II. Moylo (D) 498, Reed Smoot VK)
491, J. P. Parsons (S) 3G.
H Por Representative n Congress,
I James II. Mays (D) 481, E. 0. Lcnth-
erwood (R) G07, A. II. Kemptou (S)
B Por Justice of tho Supreme Court,
Frank B. Stephens (D) 477, W. M. Mc-
Carty (R) fi05, Frank B. Scott (S)
I Por Supt. of Public Instruction, Dr.
I Ephraim O. Cowans (D) 483, A. C.
Mnthoson (R) C01, Olivia McIIugh (S)
For Stato Senators, II, TrRetfnolds
(D).508, Caleb Tnnnor (D) 47-ij: Honry
I Gardner (R) 4CS, J. II. IVooltoii (R)
I G14, Jos. Brlmhnll (S) 38, A. Douglas
I (S) 37.
For Statu Representatives, Richard
M D. Wudloy (D) 469. W. L. Oponshnw
(D) 470, C. M. Bok (D) 428, Robert
W. McKoll (D) 47G, Chttrlc8L...Vnrn.
MS?.. r ick (R)w533.tSanTu'cl!,E.-Taylor(B)
Kr " ''S'Z.IIafry'MoIsel (SJ''37, Job Spencer
' (S) 40, Honry W. Goaso (S) 37.
For County Commissioner, 4-yenr
I term, F. A. Hulslf (D) 474, James II.
I Gardner (R) G03, Dan B. Whlto (S)
I For County Commlsslonor, 2-year
I tonn, B. N. Christcnsen (D) B32, J.
I P. Brlnghurst (R) 443, Luther Chrlst-
I mas (S) 38.
I Por County Clork, A. V. Roblsou
I (D) 487, E. T. Pnlfroyman (R) 49G,
I K. N. Jordan (S) 37.
I For County Treusuror, Roynl T.
I HulEh (D) 179, L. L. Nelson (R) 499,
I R. J. Morrl'l (S) 39.
I Por County ShorlfT, Honry East (D)
I 407, Marion dinger (R) G12, Chaa.
I T. Wood (S) 30.
I For County Recorder, Georgo Amos
1 (D) 472, Lloyd Johnson (11) r09, Mrs.
I Sadie Trluunmnii (S) 37.
I For County Attorney, Grant C. Bng-
I loy (D) 452, Georgo P. Porker (II)
I R24, B. P. Rea .(S) 37.
For County Surveyor, C. Murray
Twelves (D) 472, John It. Stownrt (R)
I fil-i, John Bovoridgo (S) 37.
I Por County Aosocsor, Geo. I. Onrff
(D) 477, Hyrum R. ChrlBtonnin (ID
I r01, A. L. Porter (S) 37.
I Por County Supt. of Schools, James
I II. Wnlkor (D) 140, J. P. Crcor (R)
I G29, O. C. Day (S) 37.
H For Precinct JubUco of tho Pence
H Win. Huntor (D) 459, Oeorgo P. Shel-
loy (R) 512.
H Pur Precinct Constable, Samuel
I Dean (D) 442, Wm. K. Duncan (R)
I Her Suffering Ended
-I Uler a Your of Suffering Mrs. ('nth.
orlne SngorH (iocs to Her
H lteunnl. ,
' Deutli onino to Mrs, Catherine- Sng-
ers on Saturday morning, alter n
I e.ir of sufforlug with n dropsical nf-
f'ttion A llttlo moro than u year ago
M slu underwent nu operntlon In tho
H Bnli l.nlo hospital, but has never
H null i- recovered, nnd passed from
H earth at 11:15 Saturday morning.
H lutliorlno Singleton was barn In
H Amerkau Pork, In 1857, and has been
jl n resident of Utah county all her
H life She wati married to Honry Sug-
jH ers nml is tho mother of aevon chll-
l ,lre'i; II vo of whom; three daughters
' aml 'wo sons, survive- lior,
' Tho fiiuorni services took place on
Momlii) afternoon from tho PlrHt
Wnrd i Impel, and wero presided over
, by Counselor J H. Dnvls. A largo
concourse of relatives nnd friends
wero In attendance. The opening
prayer was offered by Alma Green
wood; tho speakers for tho occasion
wero Brothors Wootton, Creer and
Greenwood, and tho First Ward choir
offered some excellent musical selec
tions. James H. Martin nnd daughter rend
ered as a duet tho beautiful poem,
"Unanswered," nnd J. H. Dnvis sang
as n solo, "Beautiful Isle of Some
where." The benediction was pro
nounced by Bishop J. H. storrs, nnd
tho grnvo was dedicated by Brother
JOIFX II. WOOTTON
John II. Wootton, lending American
Fork citizen, who wns cnrrled to vic
tory riding on tho crest of tho wnvo
which engulfed tho Democrats of
Utah County. Mr. Wootton has hnd
much cxpcrlcnco nB n lnw mnker, His
efllclent work, knowlcdgo of men and
well known nbllity ns n parllmentnr
lan may elect him president of tho
senate, to which ho was elected last
Mineral Flat Mine
Reports Good Strike
Lessees of;01d Knight Property 3Iay
Urtc Opened Ore Body Which "Un.
TZT '- V'jr?- ' r
Georgo Tyler caino down from Ain
yorlcan Pork cilnyon early In tho week
nnd reports n strlko in tho old Miner,
at Pint proporty that may mean tho
placing of this otico promising pro
perty in tho dividend list, at any rnto
tho lessees, Messrs Rnbbo and Dan
ulolo, nro now taking out nu exceed
ingly lino grade of lend enrbounto
oro that runs ns high us 150 ouueos
In stiver, some gold and about 40
por cent lend. Nick Ivcrson, tho vet
eran ennyou saw mill man nnd oro
hauler, hns contracted to haul the
oro to American Fork, where it will
bo stored awaiting a rise in tho
Those who hnvo seen the strike any
thero is twenty inches of it, and that
tho way It Is opening up, tho Indica
tions nro thnt It will develop into a
good sized body. When Mr. Tylor saw
it, tho men hnd struck It but n dny
and n half before, but had alrcndy
taken out about 10 sacks. Tho oro is
found in what Is known ns tho Broad
bent or mlddlo tunnel, where It Inter
cepts tho old Missouri fissure about
iOO feet from tho portals, nnd Is about
200 foot from the surface, directly un
der where tho lino oro wns found ou
tho Burfuco which cnuscd the exton
slvo dovolopmont work, hoping to en
counter It nt depth.
It, appears that Messrs Rnbbo and
Daniels hnvo boon prospecting the
Mineral Flat property on a lease for
ho past three years. They hnvo de
voted their energies largely to
searching for oro In tho tunnel 310
feet deeper than tho Brondbent tun-
nol, Several yours ngo considerable
zinc oro wns tnkon out of tho upper
tunnel,' and n few days ngo It occured
to thorn thnt tho hnnglng wall of tho
zinc oro might bo tho ciiBlng of nu-
othor oro body. Accepting this theory,
:i few days ngo, they put n round of
holes Into tho wnll which 'proved to
ho only n limo bar, nnd tho first shot
disclosed tho oro. t tho new find
Jovolops pormiinoncy tho leasees will
push tho lower tuunol In 200 feet fur.
tlior, which will then glvo then a depth
if 500 foot of stuping ground.
Others who have seen the strike
my thnt It is developing most promls.
Ingly ami will probably menu a lot
hoth to the lucky lessees as well ns
to tho many BtocltlioldiTH who have
spent much in tho form of Irish divi
dends. Can on Xoli'N
Ned Wild cuino down from the
Dtitdininn Monday and reports an Im-
nroveiucnt lu tho showing in the Wnd-
i cy Brothers lease In the old Wyom-
i ng, Ho nlBO confirms the good newH
of tho recent strlko In tho MlnoralW
Mrs. M. J. Stownrt enmo down from
Salt Lako City Monday, nnd wont up
tho canyon to' inspect the, Stewart j
mine, lu which sho Is tho principal
owner, and In which we reported a
3trlko Inst week. Her son, Claud,
como down from tho mine Tuesday
nnd confirms what was said about the
property In tho article, and Bays that
It continues to Improve as Work de
Arrangements Progressing J
For Fall Festival
Details aro rapidly being formed
Into shape for tho Autumn Festival
which is scheduled for Thanksgiving
week. It promises to bo tho biggest
affair of Its kind ovor undertaken
horo. Tho object Is to rnlso funds to i
meet tho assessment levied on tho
four wards of American Fork to finish
paying off tho Stako Tabornaclo debt.
If sufficient funds aro raised in this
manner thoro will bo no assessment,
levied nnd nt the samo tlmo tho pec-
pie will hnvo enjoyed tho biggest
week of fun nnd nmusement In tholr'l
Tho various committees nro comj?
posed as follows:
Chairman, Alma Ore en wood; Eli
jah Cutlor, Secretary; Pearl Bezzant.j
Assistant Secretary and Treasurer)
Ell J. Clnyson, Vlco Chairman, Qeng
oral Amusement, with J. B. Searjif
Annlo O. HIndloy, Emma.C. Smltti
Benjamin Fulomr, Baznnr, with .Irv
Ing L. Prntt, Sndlo Bromley., jll $1
Hawkins, Lucy Ambrose, BjpamlH
.Moffat, Georgo nnd Lilly yarJK. Jas.,
and Roso Vamoy, sollclip:'S-
Mcllisa Bolcy nnd MaBluidersoicI
Thanksgiving dinner, wltliwcd Green?,
wood, Roan Wild, Wj fl Smith, nojr.
Grconwood, Mrs. vT E. Robinson,?
Cora Chndwlck, Noll Hows, Ed Bp
nctt, soliciting. 1 h S
Committee on Festival Quccneilj
Bczzaut, Chariman, with Tqjto(ri
Young, Elmer Chlpman, JoMImI
Daytlmo Amusement andrlHtHBH
tile Collections, Thomas PrldaVCpHK
mnmlthyirgtl Groo, John Htftjfl
"Agriculture, v. .HrchlpmaB, chalr
mnn,'wlth Lafo Parker, Hans Christ,
oiisoii, Carl Anderson, Thomas Cod
dington. Advertising,, Elijah Cutler, chair
man, with Hyrum Blackhurst and
Solicitors, Fourth Wnrd, Sam Green,
wood, Mrs. Thomas Coddington, Thos.
Blnns, Grace Goatos, Hebcr Hanson,
Second Ward, Sarnh J. Brown, Hol
en Adamson, Fannlo Shipley, Nettlo
Miller, Emlllnc Sykes, Hans Christ
ensen, F. T. Baker, Jos Nicholas,
Isaac Wagstuff, P. W. Chlpman, Wm.
Bazaar Sowing, First Wnrd, Mrs.
Hobo Edmonds, Sndlo Gardner, Laura
Cutler, Mrs. Anderson, Mrs. Mary
Clnyson, Mrs. Mozollo Mlscnor, Mrs.
Myrtle Scastrand nnd Loin Jensen.
Second wnrd, Mrs. Bon Hnllldny,
Llbby Green, Mrs. Reno Vnnco, Mrs.
E. Preston, Mrs. .Tnmcs Brown, Mrs.
Ellon Adnmsou, Miss Nettlo Miller,
Fnnnlo Shipley nnd EHzn Buskwnl
tor. Third Wnrd, Mrs. Sndlo Bromloy,
Mrs. Phoobo Adums, Sylvin Shipley,
Ada Wilcox, Mrs. W. Devey, Jano
Crooks, Mrs. Jobso Wnlkor, Mrs. Mar
shall, Lucy Ambroso, Kuto Hiitchlngs.
Fourth Wnrd, Mrs. Emma Ashton,
Mrs. Laura Dunkley, Miss Clarn Woot.
ton, Mny Greenwood nnd Mrs. Noll
Tho above named constltuto tho dlf
'orent committees, nnd from nil re
ports and Judging from tho executive
iblllty of thoso named, wo can safely
ircdlct thnt tho undertnklng will bo
i rousing success from beginning to
nd, and wo hnvo no doubt that every
nnn, womnn and child In our city will
lolp this most worthy cause along,
.Vhen tho solicitors nrrlvo at our
,lnces of business nnd homes, thoy
ire suro to rccclvo substnntlnl as
nlstanco. Thoso ontored up-to-dato for Queen
iro Leonn Clnrk, Liza HIndloy, Mnr.
;nret Blnckhuret, Elva Chlpman,
Myitl" Boley, Myrtlo King, Lillian
lrown, Dorothy Chlpman, Sarah Pur
tor, Arvlllu Chrlutonsou, Orn Chlp
nont Rosclln Storrs, Borthn Bnssett,
Velllo lluckwnlter, llovn Beck, Lunn
:hlpmnn, Altn Beck, with ono thou
land votes each; ench succeeding
loinlueo bolng given one thousand
otos to bogln with. Tho polls nr
inw opon for any other enm'
lint mny bo offered.
In tho contost for tho Queon, vc
vlll bo given by nil drug etorcB, a.
'iindy stores nnd nil other business
louses with ench 50c purchase Mr.
t'urrlngton, of tho Orient, beginning
Iouday night will glvo ono vote with
I Prizes Given Away by Wm
I CHIPMAN MERC. CO. ill
I Commencing Monday Nov. 9th. See Our wm
I Four Page Bills For Particulars. h9
One Beautiful rnhopjony Finished One Lnvpro, Ilnndsone, Life Size Kew- HffiiH
" Willard" Pinno, well worth $350. This pie Doll nnd Dress (You ought to see 'HH
LI i)inno 13 of excellent quality and was the eves hung out when it is shown "HlNH
M purchased from the Carstcnsen and Ait- $10. SHraH
son Music company of Salt Lako City, lnn , ... n . t ,,. ISffiil
1 on 74 South Main Street, between South 100 liounds -Two 50 pound Bags Star BhH
I Temple and First South Streets. JJraiul Flour (No hotter made) $2.50. LffiflH
I I '' lmSI
Ono splendid Six Hole Foster Steel 500 pounds Best Spring Canyon Coal "KsH
II itange, liesorvoir and Wanning Oven. delivered (Jessie Knight's coal.) hHH
M This range is fully guaranteed and will . ... . ... ,m.ni) fHH
make a useful article to adorn tho home ..One pair Men's1' Just Wright" Shoes Bl
$G0. lit guaranteed $4.50. ,HH
M One Round Trip Ticket to the Tana- One pair Ladies "E. V. Reed" Shoes, iBflH
II ma Exposition in 1915, or you can draw lit guaranteed $4. sHBII
$30 in merchandise instead $30. ... ., .. It ... , ,,r .. ,-, .. fHKH
. Ten Rolls Beautiful Wall Paper, Ceil- nH
m- Ono 500 Mileage Book, Orem Intcrur- in and Boarder to match $5. BH
ban Railway, Free This ticket will bo ,...,. L' HH
i good for any member of tho family on One Silk Waist for Lady, from Bar- iHsiH
b .either, of the passenger cars. $11.25. gam Basement $3.50. 'L'HiH
I. , Oho Gentleman's Gold Watch, guar- Ono Safety Razor complete, latest im- IHIiH
? nnteed (Eitlier Elgin or Waltham proved, 7 blades. 7H
I make $25'. HH
I, s T ,.,,,' ,tr A 1 J, One music box that plays damtymu- 'HHH
- Ono Ladies Gold Watch, guaranteed Bic ' HH
I..-. .(Elgin or Walthmn mako) $25.' HH
I- - OnQ Metal Stand Gasolinp Laihp with M B fifr Hdcnon Cor8ots- Bftrnin , ' H
1 Slik(ThiB lamp gives a light .equal ement. hIH
m-' ttfRnalrkand'iia absolutely jmo IsOniiLKontleiaan'a Bath Robe Warm I i. 'leH
IJ. ;,".;!lfcf- im&$tmmmw?m!mm
wf Chipmaii Mercamile My
each ticket, from now until tho close
of tho contest; nnd votes will bo on
salo nt all the stores. Ballot boxes
will bo placed In convenient places
In tho vnrlous business houses.
Anyone Is entitled to nominate any
one whom he or sho wIsIicb for Queen.
THIKF HUflLAHl.EI) STOHE
On Mondny, sometime during tho
night, n thief entered the premises
of the lloynl Tailoring compnny, sup
posedly through ono of tho rear win
dows. Ho helped himself to n liberal
supply of Jewelry, lenvlng tho boxes
- . ' i
and wrapping just outside tho win- B
dow; it is believed ho also npproprl- " , H
atcd u suit of clotlios from tho clean- " IH
Ing nnd pressing department. Tho H
pollco wore uotlllcd nnd nro busy
working ou tho cuso, nlthough no H
arrests havo bcon mndo. rH
Mother Dresses Baby I
But We Dress Dad I
ife- --Ste Dressing of the dads in -'.
Tmmm4'yMhW this community is often a M
WmMmmMk' ' llplllff problem. There are many ', 1
9IKwMi kinds of dads big dads r
iPRlliSw little dads-old dads' yun
RflBHB fm dads fat dads-lean dads
mSmKffiMWm ProsPectlve aaas in Iaci
MlllSiifeWifei 'usf about evefy kind of a
lIllSilR'W dad yu could think of as a ,
mKHBm But we dress them all, be-
llilllX cause we have the assort- I
j UgpiiM B-ment of cloth and style to
I fit any kind of figure or purse. I j:, H
I COME ALONG DADS, and WOULD-KE DADS I
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Royal Tailoring & Gents Furnishing Co. . J
v4ain Street American Fork, Utah. HflH
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