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Hjc CIPoniruiuff j5nu.
C. M. Funston, Kditou.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 26. 1896.
One Year ,...12 00
Six Mouths t ..125
Three Months 76
Address all communications and make all
remittances to C. M, Funston, Flagstaff,
Advertising rates given upon application.
Entered at tho Flagstaff post ofilco as second-class
TnE bars aro down fir li; imports,
and until n duty shall be placed on
wool, the fnp I is likely to hold a rise
id tho price of wool.
TriE number of mi;;iiml MeKinley
men has rnpidlv increased in Arizma
since liis nomination, mid since hi
election they have multiplied still
The President has appointed Wil
liam S. Fornuin Commissioner of In
ternal Revenue. Mr. Forman was Hie
sound money candidate, for governor
of Illinois and lias served tliree terms
TllEltK seems to lm soinn demand
for silver. Two hundred and fifty
thousand ounces were shipped from
New Yoik to London last week. If
this sort of IhitiiT keeps up the. whiln
metal will renmnetir.e itself.
Tin: advocates of free silver are not
cast down over the business prospects.
They know that they will profit by the
revival of business as well as the rest
of the count ry, and secretly mo glad
that tilings are to be better.
The fi iends of Hon. Ec. Willi mis
of Nogales, nio earnestly soliciting
him to aspire to the appointment of
associate, justice of the first judicial
distiict. Mr. Williams is an able
lawyer, a concientions man and would'
make an excellent judge.
A NEW republican party will be
organized in Pima county. It is said
that onlv tho wisest ami best dressed
men can become membe;s of the or
ganization. So far, tlm membership
embrace a bakor's doyen, and the ro
organizers may, by judicious manage
ment, increase their membership to
The Knights of Labor, at on time
tho strongest labor organization in tho
world, is vapidly going to pieces. At
the recent meeting of tho order the
membership was stated to ho less than
thirty thousand, anil tho indebtedness
about ten thousand dollars. In fact
this, greatest of labor organizations, is
rapidly declining and will soon bo a
thing of tho pist.
The report of secretary Morton sas
that seventy-two per cent, of tho
fatms in the United States occupied by
their owners, am fieo from mortgages
or other incumbtaiices. Tho secret at y
refutes tho idea pievailing that tho
farms of Iho west and south are more
heavily Incumbered than those of the
cast. Tho claim that farmers aro al
most universally in debt, despondent
and suffering, is without any founda
A'MASS meeting was held in Pres
cott on Thurcd'iy of last week, and it
was tho henso of tho majority of tlioto
present, that the. thing to do with tho
bonds issued to tho now defunct P. &
A. U. railroad, was to repudiate tliem.
The tax pajers of Yavapai county arc
about equally divided as for and
against Humiliation of tlioso bonds.
The original issue of the P. & A. C.
bonds was $292,000. Sixty-ono havo
been redeemed, leaving tho sum out
The fact, sas tho Ohio ''Stato Jotir--nal."
that Arizona and New Mexico
went stiongly for free silver means
that neither territory will havo a
chanco for admission to tho Union very
soon. They will havo to wait until
tlioy aro in favor of a dollar worth 100
cents before their claims can bo con
sidered by any congress which has a
majority of tho supporters of sound
money. Congress made a mistake, in
admitting Idaho, Montana and other
small states now in tho hands of tho
silvcritcs. It will not bo repeated.
This country needs a higher tariff
and must have it buforu it wilt be able
to mako boili ends meet.
The Topt-ka, Kansas, Journal says;
'If the leport that the Rock Island
will purchase tho Colorado Mid
land and tho Rio Grande Western
be tine, it will place that road much
nearer to being tho Chicago. Rock Is
land & Pacilie in fact as well as in
name, that it now is. The toad will
ultimately leacli tho ocean, however,
in all probability by tho southern
i mile. Tho development of New Mex
ico and Arizona will bring this about.
Liberal will not always bu the south
The lecoids of llieTieaiury Dep.u t
meiit !how tli. t from February 1, 1896,
to November 1, Iheio were coined at
the mints of the United Slates 16,262,
922 stauilaid silver dollars, fiom tho
balance of silver bullion on band pur
chased under the act of July 14, 1890.
The seigniorage upon this amount was
$5,051,430, which has been turned in
to the Treasury. The balance of the
silver bullion purchased under the act
of 1890 on hand November 1. 1896,
was 125.061,263 tine ounces, which
cost the (lovernment $112,865,625
The coinage value of this amount is
The appi oa'cliiug Ii ligation Congress
to be held at Phoenix can be made one
of tint most important events in the
history of the west. In the past these
confesses havo done nothing but
discuss the minor details of iriig.i
tion, and totally failed to give the sub
ject tin) prominence to which its im-
poil.iuce eulilles it bj failure to adopt
a dfliiiitn policy providing for the le
clamatiou of the lauds of the west by
and through govei umeiit aid. The.
time lias come to do' this, and in no
better way can it he accomplished
than by the adoption and endorsement,
by the congress, of t ho O'Neill plan
providing for go eminent loans to
states and ten Unties where irrigation
is necessary for the construction of
such woiks. The O'Neill plan has re
ceived tho indorsement, of such men as
Colonel iitinton, chief of the U. S. Irii
gallon Commission, Governor Sheldon,
Judge A. M. Urtimhaek of Kansas,
E. R. Moses, chairman of the National
In igation Congiess, Hon. J. S. Emory,
national lectin er of the Irrigation As
sociation of Kansas, Hon. George I.
Lainey. of Nevada, Judge C. L.
Richards, of Denver, and oilier lead
ing irrigalionists of the west, as the
most compiehensive and thorough
plan ever proposed, and the citizens
and press of Aiizoua should join as a
uuitju urging its adoption teg.udlcss
Those. 1. & A. (J. Hoods.
The following lesolulions were
adopted jesteiilay by the boald of su-
Resolved, That tho older of the
board of Mipervisois of Yavapai
count, adopted on the fiist day of
August, 1896, icquesting delay on the
pal I of the Tciritmial Loan commis
sion, in the matter of the funding of
the P, & A. C. Riilio.id bonds, be.
and the same is hereby rescinded, and
Resolved, That in compliance witli
tho lequostof Messrs. T. W. Johnson
and F. A. Tiitlo, attorneys for Kitchen
& Co., owners of two bundled and
thiiteeu of the Prescott & Aiizoua
Central Railway bonds, of tho face
value of 1,000 each, the boird of su
pervisor, in acooidauco with tho pro
vision of "An act approving with
amendments tho funding act of Ari
zona." approved, June 25, 1890, here
by leports said bauds, us the bonds
and outstanding indebtedness of Yava
pai county, valid and made legal by
the act of congress approved Juno 6,
1896, and solely because of such action
upon tho part of congiess and for no
other reason, the board of supervising
of Yavapai coutity in further com
pliant with said fund act of Juno 25,
1890, hereby demands of said loan
commission of the territory of Arizona
that they shall issue territorial bonds
for tho above named bond indebted
ness. Journal Miner.
Tho Southern Pacific Railroad is
constructing a steel bridge over the
Sati Pedro river in Aiizona. It will
have a 160 foot span and masonry
abutments. Tho steel will como from
the cast and the stono from Texas.
The composition of the next legisla
ture will be as follows:
Apache sol Bnrth. I)
Coconino A. A.Dutton, It
Cochise i B. A. Packard, 1)
Graham Dan M. Ming, D
(ilia Geo. l. Hunt. I)
Maricopa U. It. Hakes. D
Mohave W. II. Lake'. D
Navajo F. T. Asplnwall, II
I'lnal , P.R. Brady.D
Pima F.O. Hughes, 1)
Yavapai J. W.Norton, D
Yuma J. II. Carpenter, It
Democrats, 9; Republicans, 3.
Apacho .' J. B. Patterson, D
Coconino , II. T. Ashurst. I)
Cochlso J. J. Rlggs, I)
Cochlso , WllllamSpeed.lt
Cochlso J.N. Jones, I)
Gila Leroy Ikunberry. I)
Graham Goo. W. Skinner, I)
Graham II. L. Holers, 1)
Moharo L. O. Cowan, D
Maricopa P. I. Parker. 1)
Maricopa '. . .Aaron Goldberg. 1)
Maricopa J. W, Woolf, I)
Maricopa J. C. Goodwin. I)
Navajo J.N. Smith, It
Pinal O. D. Reppy. D
Pinal O. I). Mason. D
Pl-na A. O. Bornard. D
Pima D. L. Chalmers, I)
I'iiiia J. 11. Finloy, D
Plmu A. F. Preston, I)
Yavap.il U.J. Warren, I)
Yavapai G. W. Hull, I)
Yavapai W.J. Mulvenon, I)
Yuma , Murat Mastorson, I)
Democrats. 23; Republicans, 3.
Tho following prisoners were par
doned on Thursday of last week from
the Territorial prison:
Jack Eucinas and Isaac Ramirez,
sentenced to six months each fiom
Mi.i icop.i county for burglary in the
second degiee; on account of expira
tion of their sentence.
lienjaniiu Eail from Maricopa coun
ty, burglary, 7 jeais; pardoned uncon
ditionally. Wm. Harper from Yavapai, murder,
seuleuee would li-ivit .shortly cxpiicd;
pardoned to restore cili.euship.
L irk Pierce, Yavapai, murder, sen
tence expires Nov. 25, 1896; pardoned
to restoie to citizenship.
John Clay, grand I.ticeuy, Maricopa
county, b yeais; panic ucd uncondition
ally. Daniel 11. Shakiand, manslaughter,
Cochise county. p.u dotted uncondition
ally, sentence 10 years.
Fiauk Leslie, murder, Cochise coun
ty, life; pardoned unconditionally.
Notice to Teachers.
Notice is hereby given that tho -regular-
quaiterly meeting of the Hoard of
School Examiners, for the purpose of
examining applicants for teachers1
certificates, will bo held in the coillt
house on Monday and Tuesday, Dec.
7 and 8, 1896.
N. G. Layton.
Probate Judge and cx-officio Superin
tendent of Publiu Insiitictiou of Co
conino County, Arizona.
Hon. J. A. Fleming returned Satur
day evening from a visit to Denver
where he ptu chased two car loads of
mining machinery for the Black War
i ior group of copper mines at Globe
ami which have been shipped to that
place. This group of mines piomiscs
to deielop into one of the biggest pro
perties in the Ten itoiy and the own
ers intend fully developing and work
ing it. Theru is at the present lime
nearly $2,000,000 worth of copper ore
ill sight which canies a consideialile
qumitily of gold, while iron and lime
for fluxing purposes is abundant. As
soon us the machinery just pin chased
reaches Globe, Mr. Fleming will join
Mr. Hill at that place and l he machin
ery will be put up and active wink
stalted. It. is the intention of the
owners to at once put up a smelting
plant wiih a capacity of fiom two to
three huudied tons per day as the oie
in sight is in such a large body that a
plant of that size could he kept l nu
lling continually. Phoenix Herald.
There are no new developments
says the Jeiome "News" in the death
of Frank Flannigan who was found
dead on the mountain above the
smelter on the morning of Nov. 4.
Frank had been down town on election
day and had slatted over the moun
tain to the lime stone quarry of the
U. V. C. Co., where he was foreman.
This was the last seen of him until ho
was found dead the next day. Frank
was well known in Jerome and bad
many friends here.
"Hop" joints aro run more openly
in Jeiome than any place on the coast,
and wo are Informed that there are
more recruits made to the "pipe" in
Jerome than in any town of its size in
America. Should this be allowed to
go on? Jerome News.
"Ones talk "Jn favor
of Hood's Sarsapaiilla,
as for no other medi
cine. Its great cures recorded in truthful,
convincing language ot grateful men and
women, constitute its most effective ad
vertising. Many of these cures are mar
velous. They have won the confidence of
the people; have given Hood's Sarsapa
riUs the largest sales in the world, and
have made necessary for its manufacture
the greatest laboratory on earth. Hood's
Sarsaparillais known by the cures it has
made cures of scrofula, salt rheum and
eczema, cures of rheumatism, neuralgia
and weak nerves, cores ot dyspepsia, liver
troubles, catarrh cores which prove
Is the best-In fact the Ons True Blood Purifier.
u it riMi cure "ver fllj; easy to
flOOdS FllIS take, easy to operaW2Sc.
Try It and Sec.
Whatever may be said about the
publications of Rev. Ill R. Hicks by
thoso who don't fully understand the
fads, there is nn denying the trulb'
that his paper and almanac have come
to stay. His splendid journal, "Word
and Works," is now entering its tentli
.ear, largely increased in circulation
and in eery way improved, until it
deserves I In national reputation it ha
attained. His 1897 Almanac is now
rcail and is by far the finest and
uiovi beauliful lie has yet issued. It
coiilaius 108 pages, including cover
uriNlic.ilU piinted in colois, and is
lilted from back to back with just
uliul is wanted in, every shop, office
and home in Amciiea. One feature
of the Almanac for 1897 is a- series of
12 oiiiu'il, beautifully engraved star
maps, with explanatory ch.ipteis,
which could not he bought for less
lli-ni lie dollars in any work on as
tronomy. As Mr. Hicks has so cor
rectly and faithfully warned the public
f coming ill mights, Hoods, cold
waves, hliZ'iids. tornadoes and cy
clones, in the yeais passed, aside from
tin other vailed and splendid fi-aturcs
of his paper uud Alumnae, Ihese con
siderations alone should prompt every
fauiil) to subscribe at ouch for 1897.
The Almanac is only 2Sctsv a copy.
"Woid and Woiks" is one dollar n
e.ir. and n copy of the fine Aim mac
goes as a pi eiiiium with every yearly
subsciiplioii. Wiito to "Wmil and
Woiks" Publishing Co , St. Louis, Mo.
ltiicUlcn rulcii Milve.
Tin best salve in the world for cuts,
bitiises, sore-, ulcers, sail iheiiin, fever
soies, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains,
coi us mid all rklii eruptions, and posi
li.eh cllles piles, oi no pay Seipiired.
Il is glial antei d to give ieifect satis
f.icti'in or unmet lefunded. Price, 25
cents per box. For sale by I). ,1. Uran
neii. Flagstaff. Aiir.ona
Yuma needs a bank.
C OOOIV Notice.
OrriCB or the Hoard or Suitiivisohs or)
COCOMMl OUNTV, AIIIZON.A TElllllTOItY.
ri.AiisrAti, November at IK'HJ 1
Notice Is hcrnlly Riven tint the Hoard of
Sup',rlsors of Coconino county. Arizona.
ulll receive ocil'sl tikis until 1(1 o'clock, a. in ,
on oJauuary 4t.li. 1897, for turnlshln; the
County for tho year 1801 wllh tho following
1. Priming; and Publishing.
It. Hoard of County IrIontrs at County Jail
In riaestaff. ,
4. Care of Indigent sick at Flasstaff. '
5. Medi Ines and Medical atteiidauco for
indigent sick at I'lasstalf.
6. Midlclms mill Medical nttendanco for
Indigent sick at Williams.
Bids for prim hut, puhllshins and station
ery will l.o received In lump bins, or fo,' each
ISIdsaio totie matkedon cnvclnpoand nd
dressid to ho Clerk of tho Bo trd.
Bonds In tho sum of Ono Tlioumnd Hol
lars will ho exact od for the faithful perform
ance of any contract that may be et.
Thu Hoard reserves tho rlstht to reject any
and all bids. By order of tho Board of Su
pervisors. C. A. Bush, Clerk.
We want your tea-trade
for the rest of your life.
Do you see now how we
can afford to say: "Get
every sort of Schilling's
Best of your grocer, and
get your money back on
what you don't like"?
A Schilling & Company
5?i FntirUr-n jjtg
Atlantic & Pacific R. R
C. W. 8MIIH, Receiver.
Condnnaed Time Table No. 43.
Effective November 4. 1898.1
No. 3. No. 1,
No. 2 No. 4
Lv. Chicago... Ar
11 65 p
....Kansas City ...
.. . Denver
.. Albuquerque Ar
. ...Williams. ..
8 nr p.
11 10 a
1230 PiI2 20a
13 40 a
1 40 a
Ar..Asb I'ortt Lv
7 15 a
Ar., I'rcscott. I,v
Ar... Phoenix ..Lv
0 IS a
Lv..ARh V'ork. Ar
.. Peach Snrlara ..
4 40 a
7 40 a
8 10 a
iu iu p
Ar. . Itarstow ....
1 20 p
Ar San I)ieiro..Lv
iv 15 a
10 15 a!
7 45 a
Arnan Iran co L,v
West or Williams.
7 10 p
8 45 p
2 u- a
4 10 a
8 00 a
10 0 a
12 45 p
3 60 p
4 30 p
.At.li Pork. . I.
I'eicli Springs. ...
.. .Kingman ...
Ilazdad. .. .
,.. Barstoiv ..
10 20 p
1 40 p
1 00 p
12 40 p
9 45 a
Trains Nos. 3 and 4 aro llmlti ft train, run.
nlni heml-weekly. No. 3' leaves Chicago
Wednesdays and Saturdays passes Albu
nuerquoou I'rldaVR ami Mondays, arriving
at Los Anirel'S Saturdays and Tuesdays.
Train No. 4 will leavo Los Anirules Mondays
and Thursdays, pas-ln:? Albuquerque on
Wednesdays and Saturd iys, arriving at Chl
cazo Fridays and Mondiys.
t-uuman raiace Mccping uars oally
hroucb between Chlcazu and San Fran
cisco and Chlcaio and Los Angeles.
Pullman TourUt Sleeping Cars dally
through between Chicago and Jnn Francisco
ana t;nictgo ana ixis Angeles Tourist cars
leave San I'ranclsco oery Wednesday and
l.os Angeles every Thursday, running
through to Kansas City, Chicago and Boston.
The Grand Canyon of the Colorado can be
reached only Ia this line.
Ask for a beautifully Illustrated book
which will be mailed free.
DON A. SWEET.
General Passenger Agent. Albuquerque. N.M.
Santa Fe, Prescott I Phoenix
Time Table No. 13. effective June 9. 1896.
Mountain lime U standard used.
No. 2 I No. 4
Iv Ash fork ar
ar Prescott lv
Iv Prescott ari
Date Cret k
9 15 h
ar Phoenix lv
s. f., p. & p. Bam
IL, T. & S. F. WNA,
Is tho Shortest and Quickest Route to Den
ver, Kansas City. St. Louis, Chicago and all
The Scenic Line of Arizona,
The Best Route to California, -Cnly
North and South Line in Arizona.
f Grand Canyon of the Colorado.
Great Pine I'orosts
I Great Salt River Valley,
And numerous others points of Interest.
Through tickets to all points In the
United States, Canada and .Mexico. AH the
comforts and conveniences cf a first-class
road, with superb equipment.
Close connections made at Ash Fork with
Santa Fe route fast trains to ull points east
and west. Trains for California leave Ash
l'orkat 7:15 and 8:45 p. m., arriving In Los
Angeles next afternoon at 1:25 and San Fran
cisco second morning at 10:16.
Parties desiring to remain over at Ash Forte
will find excellent accommodations ut Fred
Nos. 1 and 2 connect at Jerome Junction
with trains of the United Vcrdo & Pacific
Railway for Jerome. Connecting at Prescott
with stago lines for all principal mining
camps; at Congress with stage lines for Ilar
qua Hala, Stanton and Yarncll; at Phoenix
with tho M. & P. & 8. R. V. Railway for all
points on Southern Paclflc Railway.
Oeo. M. Bakoent, General Freight and Pas
senger Avcnt, Prescott
F. M. Mnapny. President and General Man
ager, Prescott, Ariz.
R. E. Wells, Assistant' General Manager,
Wanted-An Idea gaggs
Protect roar Mean; tbey may bring jou wealth.
Write JOHN WEOOBBBDRM i CO , Piunt AUoS
MTSt.vf Mblnttoa. D. O., for their ti.M prua otter
so-Oltt of two bsalrsi trcstioc.' wdu1.
No. 3 No. 1
8 60p 6 45 a
9 35 7 31
10 31 8 26
10 U 8 40
1135 9 30
1160 9 45
12 25 a 10 21
1 33 11 47
2 40 12 45 )
3 20 1 Si
4 30 2U5
0 00 3 30
0 l- 3 43
(1 28 3 6"
0 45 a 4 15 p
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