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I NQ335 -ol 4 PROVO CITY, UTAH SATURDAY! DECEMBER 7 1895 ! PRICE FIVE CENTS A COPY
I AN ORDINANCE
B To Provide for tlie GraYel-
ing of tlie Sidewalks in
B Graveling Districts No. 1,
B No. 2 and No. 3.
E Sec. 1. Be it Ordained by the
H Gity Council of Provo city, that
jiff tbe three sidewalk graveling dis-
Kj t-icts heretofore established by
n the City council, known as, Giavehng
j Districts No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3, come
I within the purview and meaning of
Kg this ordinance, the boundaries o said
SI districts being as follows: The flide-
Wm walks on J btreet from First to Tif-
S teonth street. Seventh street from A
ftl to O street, and E street from First to
V Twelfth.street, comprise diBtripUNo. 1.
H K, L, M and N streets, from Third to
H Fifteenth street, and all streets run-
ninjr east from J to N Btreet comprise
B district No. 2. All streets running
IK ' north and south between J and E
H streets, and all streets running east
and west trom First to Twelfth, both
19 inclusive except Seventh street, com-
IV prise district No. 3.
H Sec. 2. A tax, not to exceed Six
H Thousand Dollars, is hereby levied on
H the real eBlate lyiusc and being within
H the hmltB of said sidewalk craveling
H diBtncts, for the purpose of gravelinj:
B with mountain gravel and otherwise
B repainiig the Bidewalks in the aboye
m named districts.
B Sec. 3. The assessment for gravel-
H ing purposes Bhall be according to the
B front rod, or fraction thereof abutting
Bl upon the sidewalk to be improved, and
Bl the amount of asseEsment shall be cal-
B culated on each rod of sidewalk ac-
B cording to the estimated need thereof,
B Provided; that the aggregate tax shall
B be within the limit herein named,
H Sec. 4. The City Recorder or his
B! deputy ehall list and assess the pro-
B perty according to the provisions of
m this ordinance, stating the name of
B the owner, or it unknown Ijhere so
m Btatmg, and Riving the number of lot
B and block, and name of plat and num-
m v ber ot rodB, or fraction thereof, of -each
B lot and piece of ground fronting the
m sidewalks, and the amount of tax leyied
B, Sec. 5. After the list is made up
H and the aebessnieufr approved by the
B City Council, notice shall be given in
m, some newspaper of the completion ot
B' said list, for not less than five conee
B cutive.daya, and from the date of
B the firscj publication of Baid
B notice, and during the time specified
Bp therein the said liBt shall be open to
B public inspection, and any person or
B persona feeling themselves aegrieved
H ehall hare a hearing before the Baid
B Council. Notice shall bB giyen of the'
B time when the City Council shall sit to
H hear grievances and complaints of
H errors in assessment.
H Sec. 0. Tne Supervisor of Streets is
B hereby constituted the collector of the
B tax assessed by this ordinance. Upon
B! rpceiDt bv liim of the corrected tax list
B be shall furnish to each property
B tax-payer owning real estate within
B the said sidewalk graveling district,
H or leave at his residence or usual place
K of businesB, or mailed to his address, if
H known, a notice of the tax assessed
H againBt him, and when end where pay-
H able, and when delinquent, and what
H portion thereof may be paid in gravel,
B and when the said tax is due he shall
B proceed to collect the assessment and
B to enforce the payment of Euch por-
B tion thereof as may become delinquent
B in the manner provided by the laws of
1. the Territory, and the ordinances of
Proyo City for the collection of city
K general tax.
B Sec.7. The City Supervisor of Streets
B ehall be responsible on his bonds for
B the faithful performance of hia duties
B as collector of any and all taxes as-
B seBsed and collected under the proyis
B iuns of this ordinance.
B Sec. 8. All taxes assessed under
B the provisions of this ordinance Bhall
B be due and payable on the third day of
H December, A. D. 1895, and any and all
B taxes remaining unpaid on the first
$ day of April, A. D. 189G, shall be
K deemed delinquent.
H Sec. S The tax assessed under the
B provisions of thiB ordmanca may be
B paid in whole or in part in mountain
B gravel, at the option of the taxpayers,
B t the rata of fifty cents per load, of
B pot l.ss than one cubic yard, delivered
B on the sidewalk where the same is to
B be upbd
Bj gPaBEed this 3d day of December,
B A. D., 1895.
H JOS. B. KEELER,
H President of the City Council.
H AtteEt: JohnD. Dixon,
H City Recorder.
B Approved this 4th day ofiDecem-
B- ber, A. D. 1895.
- Lapayetxe Holbkook,
H Mayor of Proyo City.
f Tebuitoby op Utah, )
j Utah ConNTr, bs.
M Pkovo City. )
I I, John D. Dixion, Becorder in and
B for -Provo City, Utah County, and
B Territory of Utah, hereby certify that
B the foregoing io a full, true and correct
B ccpy of an ordinance entitled 'An
B Ordinance to Provide for the Gravel-
B ine of the Sidewalks in Gravelmg
B Districts No. 1, No. 2 and No Bypassed
B by the City Council of Provo City,
B December 3, A. D. 1S95J
B in testimony whereof I have hnrpun-
B to affixed the seal ot Provo
B Ibbai City, this 4tn day of De-
B cember, A. D. 1895.
B John D. Dixon,
B City Recorder,
Jury in tlie Thomas Forni
cation Case Disagree.
STOOD 10 FOR ACQUITTAL
The Halphhs Adultery Oaso Prom Amer
ican Fork on Trial A Moat Pitiable
Case Indeed The Grand Jury, the Last
in This District Under Territorial Snle
A'ter the conclusion of the hearing
otthe Thomas fornication case last
evening Judge Rolapp concluded to
hold an evening session of court in
order to dispose of the Booth rape
case. The details were most revolting,
the man being verv drunk when he
committed his beastly crime. The jury
were out long enough only to cist one
ballot when they returned wi th a ver
dict of cuiltv.
A motion for a new trial of
the caee was niae. He insisted
that notwithstanding the fact he
pleaded fjuiity at the prallmmpry hear
ing Le ib not the party who d id the
deed. He esya he was very, very drunk
at the time and that on the way from
Payson to Salem a stranger was with
him from whom he got parted in Eome
unaccountable way and whom he haB
never seen since. Mrs. Bohi, alias
Frei, huwever is positiye in her Iden
tification of Booth a the man who
Btiuok her and otherwise maltreated
Booth was sentenced this afternoon
to seven yeais in the penitentiary.
This morning the juiy m the Thomas
fornication case who had been out all
night reported their failure to agrre
and wer6 discharged. They stood ten
for acquittal and two for conviction.
The caBe on trinl today is an adultery
case against Benjamin Ralphs
of American Fork. The co
respondent is Miss Teenie Duks,
it prepossessing girl, twenty-ono
years of age, refined, highly cultured
and well educated, who camea in her
arinB a 3-months-old babe as evidence
of her fall. She nlleRes that defendant
and herself kept company together for
months as lowrs.the understanding be
ing that they would wed when he could
procure a divorce fiom his wife, with
whom he was not living at the time.
Miss Duke loved Balphs with a devo
tion o'erinastorlajr. Thecase.is a most
Bad and piuiul one and its trial ia de
void of all that raw vulgarity that
usually characterizes cases of a similar
kind when tried in court. Miss Duk9,
upon the stand, is quite dramatic, her
voice is choked with Bobbing and her
eyes filled with bitter tears as Bbe tes
tifies. Many witneeseB will testify aB to
her good character. The defense will
undertake to prove that thiB prosecu
tion is vindictive and part of a plot of
revenge for Mies Duke's failure in an
alleged attempt to separate the object
of her illegitimate love from his lawful
wife. That she has made threats to do
this and has been a girl who has plied
her bewitching wiles on many a youth.
The case bids fair to occupy all the
day and a nightsession in its trial.
At 3 o'clock th is afternoon the grand
jury presented its final report and was
Cropon, ribbons, lace sad Sne, dalnQ
fluffy lingerie are the fancier for Rpric
and summer gowns. Chiffon hylda it
pwnwellin spile of its long popularity
The mixture of thin and thick j;ood
In one costume continues. A prett?
gown was of a green and black wool tf
a wiry quality. This material made tbi
full plain skirt and the large sleeves
The waist was of green silk covered
with black accordion plaited ohiHoii
Down the edge of every plait wore fiat
steel beads. The collar was of gre,
chiffon. Tho effect of the waist covert
lengthwise, with strings of the st68?
beads, was bewildering, as the plai&
fell together ana apart with every mcv
menl ai tho wearer. The ohifion haC
the fashionable blouse length and hnn2
over tho skirt at the waist line.
Accordion plaited chiffon, used a
vests sometimes, has on every fifth platf
an edge of narrow valencisnnes law
This is tho favorite lace of the seasoa
The box plait s to be a decided feature
of summer fashions as it was of &t
winter, and tno stB33 gagging effect is
Been on tho front of waists, but th
backs are made fiat and trig, escep a?
very slender women. Tho box plait fe
the middle of the bodice in front is oftes
edged with a graduated rnffio of tm
waist material. This is very narrow a
tho belt and reaches its widest point oz
the shoulders, where it goes over tb
sleeves rever fashion. Kpport !?-
Strange to tell, the familiar term ol
Lent has nothing in its origin sighrficant
of fasting. It is derived irom the Saxor
term lengthen, tide or spring the
time when each successive day steals a
few minutes from its night. In English
literature we have repeated allusions to
Jack o' Lent, a sort of puppet, general
ly personated as a loan and ragged scare
crow, which boys jeered and threw
stones at, much as tho Guy Fawkes of
later days was treated"" "''
Dr. Price's Cream Baking Powdef
Wse&'a Steak ?sii43 Awes&
The regular monthly meeting of the
priesthood of Utah Etafee will be held
in the Provo meeting-house on Satur
day, December 7th. at 10 o'clock a. m,
A full attendance is desired,
The U. S. Gov't Reports
show Royal Baking Powder
You can get more value for your
money at the Provo Book & Stationery
company's than at any other place in
Utah. This display is immense.
S?r. Price's Cream Baking Powder
World's FJ? ? .Mttifil ni DistoRtc.
A Child Enjoys.
The pleasant flavor, gentle action and
soothing effects of Syrup of Figs, when
in nted of a laxative, and if the father
or mother be costive or bilious, the
most gratifying results follow its use;
bo that it is the best family remedy
known, and every family should have
bottle on hand.
PECULIAR i" combination, pro
portion and prepaiation of ingredi
ents,Hood's Sarsaparilla possesses great
curative value. You should TRY ST-
At a meeting of the city council held
Tuesday, December 3, A. D. 189 the
time of hearing grievances and to cor
rect errors in assessment of graveling
sidewalka in Graveling Districts "No. 1,
No. 2 and vo 3, was extended until
Tuesday, December 10, 1895 at 7
o'clock p. in. at the Council chamber
Said list is in the hands of the City
.Recorder and open to inspection until
By order or Provo Gity Council.
John D, Dixon,
Dated December 4, 1895.
Ballard's Ilorehound Syrup.
We guarantee this to be the best
Cough Syrup manufactured in the
whole wide world. This is saying a
great deal, but it is true. For Con
sumption, Coughs, Colds, Sore Throat,
Sore Chet, Pneumonia, Bronchitsi,
-Asthma, Cioup, Whooping Cough, and
all disaaaeB of the Throat and Lunge.we
positiiehj guarantee Ballard's Horehound
Syrup to be without an equal on the
whole f.ice of the globe. In support of
this statement we refer to every in
dividual who has ever used it, and to
every diuggist who has eyer sold it.
Such evidence is indisputable, Sold
by Smoot Drug company.
Parlies wanting Oregon Strawberry
Plants can arrange for them by culling
on us within the next eight days,
C. F. Decker & Co.
AN IMPOKTAKT OFFICE.
To properly fill its office and func
tions, ic is important that the blood be
puie. "When it is in such a condition
the body is almost certain to be
healthy. A complaint at this time is
catarrh in some of its various forms. A
slight cold develops the disease in the
head. Droppings of corruption pasQ
mg into the lungs liring on consump'
"llonC'TLlie only way to cure thiB dis
ease is to purify the blood. The most
obstinato cases of catarrh yield to the
medicinal powers of Hood's Sarsapar
illa as if Ly magic. Biinply because it
reaches the seat of the disease, and by
purifying and vitalizing the blood, re
moves the cause. Not only does Hood's
Sarsaparilla do this but it gives re
newed vigor to the whole svstem.mak
ing it possible for good health to reign
5ELirm rn LABRADOR
Sleldi Many allies Sqnar Fairly Teemlns.
Late in February the Newfoundland
lealing steamers break through the ics
In St. John's haibor and make their
way to some northern outposts, lying
there tmtil Maroh 10, tho earliest date
on which the law allows them to "go
to the ice. " Thoy stand out to sea until
thoy meet the immense fields of ico
from the Arotio ocean. These fields are
often many square miles in extent and.
fairly teem with seals. A great seal
hunter told me that the sea seemed
uddenly converted into an ocean ol
seals and ice. Tho steamer breaks into
the jam and floats with it or skirt
along the edge, the crow, 200 or 800 in
number, taking to tho floating ice ac4
living there for days and nights.
The young seals fatten so rapidly that
sealers say yon can actually see them
grow while yon are looking at them.
The poor creatures are easily killed,
blow with the butt end of a gaff finish
ing them. The hunter then "sculps, w
or skins them, inserting a Bharp knife
tinder tho fat, and with marvelous dex
terity taking off tho "pelt" skin and
fat together in about a minute and a
half. A party of men will "pan" theis
pelts pile them up to tho number of
about 1,000 and thrust a gaff with the
ship's flag into tho pan. "When ther&
ore pans enough, the steamer breaks in
to tho ice and hauls them aboard with
a 4onkoy winch, or the men drag thera
o the vessel's side.
The Newfoundland seal hunters aL
ways speak of seals as "swiles," and
for our word carry thoy say "spell." A
eohoolmaster who had been listening to
a seal hunter's story said sneeringly:
'Swiles 1 How do you spell swilosr'
""We don't spell 'em," replied thl
hunter; "we most generally hauls
am!" Gustav Kobbo in St Nicholas
The World's Fair Tests
showed no baking powder
so pare or so great In lesv
Tho first quorum of elders will meet
every Tuesday evening in the vestry of
the Fourth Ward meeting-house at 7
R. E. Irvine, President.
Did You Bead It?
The Capital City Commercial Col
lege baa a card in this paper offering
instruction free to a number of per
sons. Did vou read it?
Regular dancing at the Southwoith
hall every Friday evening, comment
lug October llth, next. The very best
of ball room music will be in attend
ance. All are invited. Tickets 50c.
Dr. Price's Cream Baking Powfifif
Asccr&i Caa KfM WU ffcfe. Sea fffcadMfc
Highest of all in Leavening Power. -Latest US. Gov't Report
Chanjre ot Time,
Begining Sunday November I7th the
Union Pacific passenger train for all
points south will leave Provost 9:25 a.
m. Instead of 8:55 a. m. ; tram for the
north will leave it 4:05 p. to. instead of
2:50 p. m. This train will 5tc close
connection at Salt Lake with the fast
train for Denver. Omaha, Kaasas City,
Chicago and 3t. Louis. If ypu are go
ing east secure your tickeifi via the
Union Pacific. G, W. Graig,
I'm Gome: a-Milkins, Sir, She Said.
Where are you going, my pretty maid?
To buy a piano, sir, she Baid.
And which like you best,jiy pretty
The silver-toned EMERifON, sir,
she said. J
And where can you find one, my pretty
At Taylor Bros. Co,, sir, ehajsaid.
There the EMERSON BtsndEf
'Tib the beet ever made,
And no other I'll buy, ,
Though you a ed me. she sai8." f
On November 18th theR. V. will
make the following changes in'timb of
trains at Proyo: V
Train No. 2 from Salt Lakejfwill ar
rive at 9 :30 a. m ; train No., 1 from
east will arrive at 10:55 and will not
Btop between Provo and Salt Lake
city, Train No. 6 for Sanpete will
leave at 2:55 p. m. or one hour earlier
than on old time; train No. 5 for Salt
Lake will depart at 3:68 p.-. m. All
other trains Bame as belore.
FilEE! FEaE! j
Any person making purchases at
Howe & Taf t's aggregating S15.00 will
be given free a large crayon poitrait
of themselves or any member of their
lamily. You will not have to pay a
fee to have agents notify you and you
will get a picture from the best artists
i.i the world. Satisfaction guaranteed.
Ballard's Snow liniment.
Mrs, Hamilton, Cambridge, Ills.,
says: I had che rheumatism rhad 1
"Ballard's otot Ltntmcnt kjwntir,!,,
cured me. I take pleasure -fa inform
ing my neighbors and friends what it
has done for me. Chaa. Haifaloy, clerk
for Lay & Layman, Kewanee, Ills., ad
Aises us Snow Zinitnenl cured him of
Rheumatism. Why not try it? It
will surely do you good. It cures all
Inflammation, Wounds, Sores, Cuts,
Sprains, etc. Sold by Smoot Drug
For Saxe Old papere J at 25 cem.s
per hundred. Apply to the buaineea
ifilca of Thk D18PA.TOH
Notice to Tax Pavers.
For the collectionof 1895 taxes my
omce will close on the evening of Sat
urday Novembor 23.
The names of persona owing taxes
unpaid after that date will be publish
ed according to law entailing addi
tional expense. -w,
Collector for" ayfji bounty.
A Sound Liver Makes a Well Man
Are you Bilious, Consipated or
troubled with Jaundice; Sick Head
ache, Bad Taste in Mouth, Foul
Breath, Coated Tongue, Dyspepsia,
Indigestion, Hot Dry Skin, Pain in
Back and between the shoulders, Chills
and Fever, &c. It you have any of
theee symptoms, your Liver is out of
order, and your blood ia slowly being
poi&oned, because your ,Liver does "not
act properly. HjebbJne will cure any
disorder of the Liver, Stomack or
BowelB. It has no tqual as a Liver
Medicine. Price 76 cents. Free trial
bottles at Smoot Drup norapsny.
Both the method and results when
Syrup of Figs is taken; it is pleasant
and refreshing to the taste, and acts
gently yet promptly on the Kidneys,
Liver and Bowels, cleanses the sys
tem effectually, dispels colds, head
aches and fevers and euros habitual
constipation. Symp of Figs is the
only remedy of its kind ever pro
duced, pleasing to the taste and ac
ceptable to the stomach, prompt in
its action and truly beneficial in its
effects, prepared only from the most
healthy and agreeabto substances, its
many excellent qualities commend it
to all and have made it the most
popular remedy known.
Syrup of Figs is for sale in 50
cent bottles by all leading drug
gists. Any reliable druggist who
may not have it on hand will pro
cure it promptly for any one who
wishes to try it. "Do not accept any
CALIFORNIA FIG SYRUP CO
J. H. WOESLE?
Has opened up a fiistclass shop one
half block south of the Roberts house
where farmers and public generally
can get their work done at living
ALT. KINDS OF
WAGON WORK, BLACKSMITHINff
AND HORSE SHOEING.
1PAJB3I PBOaUCE TAKBW.
OVE HIM A CALL.
Fit liioii Bant
W, E. Pike, President.
S. S, Jokes, Vice-Fresident.
D. A. Swam, Caahior.
J. C. Gbaham, Geo. Q. Oannok,
Geo. Tatlob, S. S. Jones,
E. F. Sheets. W. E. Pirb,
D. A. Swan,
Genera! Banking business
Exchange drawn on JStew York, Ohi
cago, San Francisco, and all the
Principal Cities of Europe.
Safety deroalt hoses for rent at ?3. uer
annum. an.J nr-wsml.
ijrpjPT Course by IVIa.il!
FIIeLE withthc I
sssii Capital City 1
WetvillKive a thorough dourso of ln-5 '
struotion In double and stride entry tj
Book-keeping and Oommorcial Arlth-B
raotic by mail, 3?reo of Charge, to ol
limited number of persons. XhlsE
course will bo completed in forty lcs-B
sons. No charge for Diplomas, S
UITY UoiiIiEaE. H
P, O. Dn AWBR TO "EKA, KAS H
O. K, YOUNG,
Shop one half block north of Ucusty
Court nous a,
P. O, . S5g. n PWTS,
How xae Fortune
$100 for every 310 invested
can 1o in ado 1y our new
SYSTEMATIC PLAN OF
810 OO and moro made daily on amall in.
vestments, by many persons who live away
AJ1 wo ark is to Investigate our now and
original methods, Past workings of vlan
and highest references furnished . Our Book
let "Points & Hints" how to make money even
when on tho wrong side of tho market and
other Information sent FREE.
Gilmore & Co., Bankers and Brokers.
Open Board of Trade Bide , Chicago ill.
ESTKAY NOTICE. 1 havo in my possession
tho following descrined animals im
pounded as ostrays, or for trespass:
One whito face yearling he'for, crop and
slit in left ear, under and upper slope and silt
in nghtoar, no brands visible.
One red yearling steer, brand resembling
gSTOSgsgon right shouldor but not logible
KSlMbwitti half under crop in leu ear and
If damage and costs on said
animals bo not pait. within ten
days from date of this notice they will
be sold to tho highest cashbidder at Spanish
rork city pound at 3 o'clock on the 12th day
of December, 1805.
Datod at Spanish Fork city, Utah County,
Territoryof Utah, this 31 day of December
KEES S. JAMKS,
Poundkeeper of said city
ESTKAY NOTICE. 1 navo in my nosses
sion tho following described animal im
pounded as ostray.or lor trespass:
One hay horso colt, about 3 years old, white
s rip in the face, three whito feet, branded
boxbrana on loft thigh.
If damage and costs on said animal bo not
paid within 10 days from dato of this no
tico it will be sold to the highest cash bidder
at the estray pound at 1 o'clock p. m., on tho
14tn day of December, 1895.
Dated at Pleasant Grovo city, Utah county,
territory of "Utah, this 4th day of Nov,
K. Weeks ,
Poundkeeper of aaW Citj
Ensinc, Boiler and Bicycle
Repairs. Boiler Fines -welded
or replaced with New One
Iron and Brass Castings.
H,STAQB,Mg& Provo oity.
There is a whole lot of sound I
and solid reason why the H. BE., I
Singleton Clothing company have.
so quickly crawled to the front. I
It wasn't blind luck, Oh no! Here H
are some of the Bargains that have H
made them popular. ' w
200 Men's and boys Suits no'w on fl
sale in ten different patterns', m
Bit $2.50 per suit. II
A SINGLETON", Supt. I
No Time to Talk. Bight to the Point I
60 doz. white unlaundried shirts, any length of sleeve jH
and size neck, 'New York mills muslin, continuous H
seams with gussets, value 60 cts. they go three for 1,00 jH
40 doz. laundried shirts, made as above, value $1.00, they H
go for 50c. U
22 doz. Men's Stiff Fedora Hats, value $1.75, they go tor $1.00 jB
WE HAVE POT DT STOCK THE H
CBletoateflMollierHojiMns KiePiis & Suits I
Kiveted buttons, sewed with silk, double knee and seat. Wt
We have the best line of BOY'S SHOES ranging in prioe B
from $1,25 to $2.00.
EVERY PAIR GUARANTED, I
Tliese-2glllil fl8 Expiration of tills kl I
fflS Wave Just Received a Big: ILino ofi H
The Best on earth. Call and see them. jH
, Also carry a complete Stock of fl
Hardware, ClutSery, Stoves and Tinware. jB
Wagon Timber and lumbers Sup- S
plies Quns and Ammunition. Guns jH
to rent W
L, D. WATERS, Manager.
BOSHARD & SAXEY 1
Everything in Season at Lowest Figures jH
The Good Things of Life, 9
MAY ALL BE FOUND AT
JMaiben JBloolc, J Street, JProvo. SB
None but the Finest Goods Dealt in at HI
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