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j ARIZONA HAPPENINGS. I
Codri-oss hus made "appropriations
for Arizona's three Indian schools as
follows: Mohave, $44,(170: Phoenix,
$13,404; Truxion Canyon, 3,075.03.
During the month of December, 1004,
the United VCrdo ft Pacific Railway
carried 20,204,430 pounds of freight.
Whilo this is not the largest monthly
business over done by this company,
it is abovo the average.
It is stated that a carload of eggs
came into .Prescott Saturday. Judg
ing from the strength of the eggs ser
ved at restaurants, that carload of
eirgs should solve the question of
power for mining plants for miles
'1 he case of Mrs. Stees and Jake
Mefford, charged with violatiug the
law as to butchering and selling of
beef carao on for trial before a jury in
Justlco Talbot's court Saturday last.
'1 he jury brought in a verdict of not
guilty. Prescott Courier.
Ortega, Lucero & Co. will begin
shearing sheep at their camp on the
Cave creek road near the Arizona
canal, north of Phoenix, on Monday,
January 30. They have employed
sixty-lite shearers and are now ready
to handle a largo business.
A bar of gold worth $500 says the
Courier wa- brought In from Kirkland
a few days ago by II. H. Cloud and V.
II. Gillard. Tho bar was the mill
product of about 21 tons of ore frjm
the Ilomesakc mine. Mr. Cloud went
on to Los Angeles witli the bar of
A special commissioner of the De
partment of Justice is in Nogales,
placing a value on the sixty-foot, strip
along the International lino which will
be cleared away. A half dozen promi
nent Nogales mei chants havti property
aloug tho line which will be condemn
ed. It is said to bo worth 100,000.
There has just been authorized from
the olllco of tho surveyor general an
extensive survoy iu tho Mohave valley
for which advertisements is being
made. It will consist of forty-two
standard miles, twenty-live meanders,
thirteen Indian reservations, forty
township exteriors, 222 subdivisions,
in all 342 miles.
A report has reached hero from Ft
Apache of the miraculous escape of
Sergeant Johnson from drowning iu
Mlack Itiver when tho pay escort was
going down to Ulce station after the
money box. It seems the escort was
delayed soveral days on the account
of tho high waters and when they did
attempt to cross tho Sergt. was swept
oil his horse and when rescued was
unconscious. A few more escapades
with that treacherous stream aud the
Holbrook route may again bo tho
scene of their travels. Holbrook Ar
gus. Yesterday there passed through th'ls
city a squad of eight soldiers from
Fort Huachuca, who were on their way
to Alcatraz Island, in San Francisco
bay, to serve terms in tho military
prison for various offenses. Two of
them have eighteen months to put in,
one two and a half years, and tho
other five two years each. They . were
In chargo of a sergeant, and tho
whole bunch were tanked up so much
that they got Into a light among them
selves while waiting for the vst bound
train. Tucson Star.
At a meeting of the board of super
visors of this county, held January 19,
action was had dismissing the appeal
by the board of supervisors to the su
preme court from tho decision of tho,
district court in tho matter of the re
duction of the assessment of tho United
Vcrdo Copper company. At the regu
lar meeting of tho board of supervis
ors, held yesterday, at which u full
board was present, tho abovo men
tioned action was rescinded, which
leaves this matter in the same condi
tion It was prior to the board's ac
tion on the 10th. Prescott Courier.
1 Teodora Ellas, under sentence to be
hung and reprieved until March 25th,
has grown fat during his three years
confinement in tho county jail. Ho is
somewhat irrational on occasions and
keeps his cell the greater part of tho
time. The sheriff will undoubtedly
consult the District Attorney in a
short time to determine whether
another examination of tho prisoner
should bo held under the law to deter
mine whether ho is insane. Unless tho
sentence is commuted or a jury finds
Ellas to be insane, the sentence will
have to be carried out on March 2oJh.
Ellas killed Win. Katzenstein, a
police officer, during a fire on Meyer
street, June 2Cth, 1902. Tucson Post.
Shipments to the Douglas smelters
from BIsbeo are now averaging about
2,500 tons dally. They will soon bo
exceeding this figure by near a third.
A year ago the tonnage was hardly
two-thirds of what it is today. At
Douglas the ore received is going into
the smelters just about as fast as It
comes to hand, though recently an en
dcavor has been made to get a reserve
supply established at both the smelt
ers. Such a supply is highly deslni
ble, particularly at those seasons of
the year when storms aro to bo figured
upon in gauging the regularity of
transportation service between the
mines and tho reduction works. He-
Parties coming In from the Dudley
vllle and Riverside country report
greater damage to the farms along the
Gila and lower San Pedro from the
recent Hoods than was wrought by the
great flood of 1891. The Cook, Sel
lick, Scott and Cunningham farms,
located on the east side of the San
Pedro, near Dudley vllle, suffered great
damage, aud it is reported that nearly
every acre of Robert Cranuman's farm,
located on tho south side of the Gila
abovo Riverside, was washed away,
also his dwelling house and stables.
It is also stated that the old River
side station was washed away, but as
it was situated above the high water
of '01 we think the report is errone
ous. Florence Tribune.
Last Saturday night Henry Lovin
brought In from Gold Road one of
the largest bars of bullion ever cast at
tho mill. Its weicht was $40,t00 and
was a clean-up from a ten-days' run
of the tanks. Tho bar was one of the
handsomest and cleanest eer brought
to Kingman. The mill was shut down
for a few days during the week whilo
tho batteries were being changed from
dry to wet crush, but tho new mill was
started up Thursday. The object of
tho new mill is to regrind and amalga
mate beforo tho pulp goes to tho tanks.
The ores now carry considerable
coarse gold that cannot bo reduced to
the desired fineness forcyaniding, and
this is to be taken out and thereby in
crease its cyaniding capacity. Miner.
High-class taxidermy In all Its Imps.
Don't throw away deer heads; have
them proserved and mounted; they are
valuable. How to skin head and an
imals that aro to bo mounted, free for
the asking. GEORGE F. Moe,
You can be pleased with
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the Sun stationery de
partment. They are well
ruled and of excellent qual
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Single and Double-Entry
Order and Index Books
Blotters and Scratch Bodks
The' range in prices from 15
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In special Blank Books we
have the well-known Crown
flat-opening in the various
sizes for business purposes.
OUNTAIN lodge. NO. 15. IC. OF P.
Meets In Odd Fellows Hall every first ond
third Wedncsduy mgii s of each month i'l
Ittnif nlgbts are cordially Inrlted to attend
It. F. HOMIEHOC.C.
J. A. Wilson. K f K. and S
A. FlIANKKOHT, M of P.
OURT COCONINO. NO. 896, INDEPEND
ENT OKIlF.lt Or KOIIF.STEKS.
Meets second and last Tuesays In each month
In Odd Fellow' Hall. Visiting members In
vited to attend the Court meetings.
Clark Hitt, C. It.
V. It. Hanks. Recording Secretary.
W. II. Norman. Financial Secretary.
T7LAGSTAFP LODGE. No. 499. BENEVO-
LENT AND PROTECT1VS ORDER Or ILKS.
Meets eiery Tuesday night In II. P. O. E. hall,
corner San Francisco street and Aspen avenue.
Visiting brothers cordially Invited to attend.
THOS A. RICKEL, B. R.
Dr. E. S. Miller, Secretary
J7LAGSTAFF LODGE. NO. 13. A. O. U. V.
Meets every Thursday night In Elk's Hall
Visiting members lnlted to attend.
J. O. Harrington, m. W.
C A. Husn, Itec Clark Hitt. Fin.
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'with constipation, bilionsnps.
headaches and fevers. Colds attack
the lurics and contagious diseases
take hold of tho system. It is safe
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illness would do almost unknown.
Thedford's Black-Draught is so
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The healthful action on the liver
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Because the liver and kidneys do
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Timely treatment with Thed
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25c. package of Thedford's Black-Draught.
LAGSTAFF LODGE NO. 7. P. & A. M.
Regular meeting, on ttrst Saturday of each
month at E It's Hall. Visiting brethren Invited
A. E. Douglass. W. M.
E. S. Miller, Sec.
pLAGSTAFP LODGE, NO. II, I. O.O. F.
Meets eiery Saturday nlgl t In Odd Fellows'
HalL Visiting members Invited to attend.
J. E. ADAMS N. G.
P. M. Cummins. Secretary.
J)R. JOHN E. ADAMS.
PIITBICIAN AND KUKOKON.
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