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EL PASO HERALD
16 Wednesday, Jan. lp 1913
MggJgggBPgii l Monro hews WhO SS TSllS Man? ; Wmm mhmimmh
Wtnen at f 1
Are fast approaching a time in life when they should be particu
larly careful about everything that relates to their health
particularly their health as women.
For soon nature makes a very important change in the. distinctly
feminine organism. Now is the time to prepare for this change.
Now is the time that the whole physical constitution should be
Weaknesses and irregularities now neglected means serious
consequenceswhen the "change" does come.
fw H inUWlUnyJAI DluDtt J .m, I n BIJ I
Has been recommended for over forty years to overcome the
sufferings and dangers of this important period in the life of
It is a regulator and tonic, composed of only those ingredients
which authorities in the science of medicine have demonstrated
benefit womankind, without producing after-ill-effects. To be
forewarned is to be forearmed. Your druggist can supply you
in liquid or tablet form send 50 one-cent stamps for trial box of
Br Pierce's Favorite Prescrissttoia
Address Dr. Pierce's Invalids Hotel, Buffalo, N. Y.
Paso to Denver
.Tickets on Sale January 18-19 and 20th.
Final Return Limit January 3 1 st.
Through Pullman Reservation and Harvey Meals.
W. R. BROWN, J. S. MORRISSON,
D. F. & P. A. - 0. P. A.
S State Guarantee Fund Bank.
Now Open For Business
At Old American National Bank Quarters.
COMMERCIAL, TRUST AND SAVINGS AC
COUNTS RESPECTFULLY SOLICITED.
Paid On Time Deposits
J. F. Primm, Manager.
WATER SUPPLY OF
BISBEE RUNS LOW
Bisbee, Ariz., Jan. 15. Although
every elf ort is being made by the water
i ompany to supply sufficient -water,
Bisbee is now suffering a small water
famine. So many of the pipes have
burst that the water company is tinabl
to get any bead of water in the reser
voir. Besides this, householders are
leaving their taps open so that, if
there is any flow of -water they can
secure some to store. This leaves a
large percentage of the pipes open and,
the rtseAoi? .Wa,ter ls PuPed into
Th rL 'A ,B mediately used,
car of watrr2U,een mlne nas had "
daisL b?n j "t2 52553
uuiciais state that, with th larae
reDCaeirIlI?h? ?" are n " wofk
repairing the pipes, they soon exnect
&Jm a,d,euate wmter supply 'and
nbeslaeryhaUUnB ' water "ote
What looked like a bad fire broke
out in the four-room house to Ooerl
drive owned by Nick Noble! The fir?
was caused by an overheated stove aid
rapidly spread. ana
We Have a Complete Assortment
Hifles, Shot Guns, Ammunition, Saddles, Harness, Sporting Goods.
Come in and let us show you.
Shelton-Payne Arms Co.
EEEVES COUNTY IS
WITHOUT A JUDGE
Peculiar SItuntlon Develops "Which At
torney General Ik Axked to
Unravel With on Opinion. ,
Pecos, Texas, Jan. 15. A puzzling
situation confronted the Reeves county
commissioners when they met here.
Last month T. F. Tucker, commissioner
of precinct 4, was shot and kill 3d.
County judge John Y. Leavell last
week appointed J. B. Sullivan to the
position, but had never approved Sul
livan's bond or qualified him, when
judge Leavell himself succumbed to
valvular heart trouble and died. This
leaves two vacancies on the board.
It was presumed that the three re
maining commissioners would consti
tute a quorum and would be able to
elect a county judge to succeed judge
Leavell. In accordance with this idea,
the court -was called to order. There
were four applicants, F. P. Richberg.
Harry MacTier, "Will P. Brady and H.
N. McKellar. The last named appli
cant, who was until November 11 dis
trict and county clerk of this county,
was the successful applicant. He soon
made his bond and took the oath of
I Some of the attorneys, however;
started looking into the matter more
closely and announced that they did
not believe the appointment regular.
This was based on a supreme court
decision which stated that, in the ab
sence of the county judge, three mem
bers of the board 'would not constitute
a quorum. Still another decision of
the criminal appellate court was dis
covered that seemed to bear out the
appointment, but the latter case was
hardly "on all fours" with the one in
hand, and rather than endanger the
legality of their proceedings by acting
on what might be a false basis, judge
McKellar and the commissioners de
cided to put the case up to the attor
ney general of the state.
It is probable that the situation is
absolutely unique in the history of thi3
state, or perhaps of any other. Ac
cording to the statute, Mr. Sullivan,
the new commissioner, though he has
been duly appointed, cannot take up
his work until his bond has been ap
proved by the county judge. There
was no county judge to approve his
bond and qualify him. Some hold that
his fellows, without a. Judge, do not
constitute a quorum, and therefore
have not the power to appoint a suc
cessor to judge Leavell. A special
judge appointed by the governor -would
not have jurisdiction in anything save
cases in county court, and if the
hypothesis is correct, nothing but a
special election for the choice of a
county judge would now solve the
problem. This election would have to
be called by governor Colquitt, and the
elected judge's bond -would also prob
ably have to be approved by the gov
ernor, since there could be no quorum
of the commissioners until after the
qualification of the new judge.
The funeral services of judge John
T. Leavell were held from the Leavell
home. Practically the entire citizen
ship of this place and numbers of
friends and former associates from the
snrrnundinir countrv. attended thft ser
vices, which "were conducted by" Rev.
J. B. Cole, pastor of the First Baptist
An Interesting item of the session of
the county commissioners was the pre-,
sentation for bounty certificates of
more than 200 coyote pelts. One man
from Loving county (attached to
Reeves) brought in 82 pelts, -while an
other had more than 40. Upwards of
30 bobcat skins were in the lot.
Courtland District Has Rec
ord Year's Production '
and Big Payroll.
Bisbee, Ariz., Jan. 15. Continual ru
mors regarding the absorption of the
Saginaw, Denn and "Warren mines by i
larger companies are now afloat here,
but to date nothing definite looking
towards an absomtion has transpired.
The Saginaw is controled by the C. &-
ren is an independent mine. -One of the
most current rumors about the Sagi
naw is that the C. & A. is about to run
a drift from the Junction shaft to the
Saginaw shaft. The Denn property lies
between the C. & A. and Saginaw prop
erties and this has given rise to the re
part that the C & A. will take over
The Copper Queen is very busy in
new development work and construc
tion work. Besides the extensive work
now under way. officials say that more
is planned for the new year and will
soon be announced. The mine is con
tinuing its record breaking production
and is working Sunday shifts on the
new smelter at Doug-as. Another unit
to the reverberatory plant is being
built at the smelter.
In the Courtland District.
Reports of the year's work at the
Courtland district have been received
by mining men in this city and show
that that camp has made an excellent
record for the year. A total of
1171 cars of ore were shipped,
711 going out since the first day
of July. For the year 1911 the pro
duction of the camp was but 462 cars
and the gross production of the Great
Western Copper company 1323,408, or
an average of S700 a car. During the
early part of last year, however, the
price of copper advanced nearly 50
cents so the statement, made at the
close of 1911, that the production in
1312 would be more than a million
dollars Is amply justified. The pay roll
of the camp in 1911 was $8500 a month,
while now it is close to $20,000. The
camp looks forward to a prosperous
year. The new Commonwealth Ex
tension company will soon begin opera
tions, as the stock of tae company has
been successfully floated here. A Chi
cago syndicate has recently purchased
14 claims at a cost of $60,000 and ex
pects soon to start development work.
The Leadville company is preparing for
extensive work. There is not a vacant
house in the camp and all the hotels
Sontn Rosalia to Resume.
Charles E. Edmondson, or Cananea,
was in the city and stated that the
Santa Rosalia, which has been shut
down for some time, will soon com
mence operations again. Henry Hill, of
the Calumet and Hecla, has been placed
in charge. A meeting of the stock
holders was held last week and the
same board of directors .was reelected.
Blnbee Sllnes Have Record Tear.
Although the final figures for the
year just ended have not yet been com
piled, it is estimated that the 1912 out
put of the Copper Queen was 125,
000,000 pounds of copper. The C. & A.
comes next in the district with an es
timated output of 53,000,000. The fig
ures, in both cases, are 'record break
ers. Parker "Woodman, president, and J. S.
Williams, a director, of the newly or
ganized Commonwealth Extension
Mining company, have returned to the
city after an inspection of the prop
erty, -which adjoins the Commonwealth
mine property. Mr. "Williams gave it
as his opinion that the property is an
exceptionally good one. It is the opinion
of competent mining men that the rich
veins of the Commonwealth mine,
which have produced millions, continue
into the Extension property.
The officials of the new company
have not yet decided when the work of
developing the property will begin, but,
it will be in a short time.
The Copper Queen is continuing ex-
csvation work for the foundation of
Dr.W.S. BuAHart As He Ii Today. Owe Hii
Robuit Health and Cain of SO Poanda
to Takinz His Own Medicine, As
' Needed, for the Pest 25 Years. ,
Just ask any druggist. Who is Dr.
Burkhart? He will tell you that he is
the man who allows you to deposit
25 cents for a 30-day treatment l of '
Dr. Burkhart's Vegetable Compound.
And if at the end of 30 days you are
not cured of stomach, liver, kidney and
bowel trouble, the druggist will return
your 25 cents.
And he has been doing this for twen- ,
ty-five years. Over twelve million treat
ments are used annually in all civilized
countries, showing what a remarkable
medicine it is. Dr. Burkhart has a rep
utation to be proud or. His fair, honest
method of allowing you to use his 30
day treatment and charging only 23
cents for it on a positive guarantee to
repay the 25 cents if not cured has won
him a host of friends.
Every druggist knows him, knows his
word is good, knows he will do as
agreed so do not hesitate to try his
Wonderful Vegetable Compound; get
rid of headache, sour stomach, bil
liousness rheumatism, constipation,
liver and kidney trouble. If you don't
get well in 30 days, you get back your
25 cents. '
And you get more for a quarter than
anyone else would ask $5.00 for. Get
this 30-day treatment at once. Take
the doctor at his word. Ton won't be
disappointed. Be sure to ask for and
see that you get Dr. Burkhart's Vege- .
table Compound. Advertisement.
RESUMING WORK AT
ARIZONA GOLD MINE
Wickenburg. Ariz., Jan. 15. A full
force of men is at work at the property
of the Interior Mining company, better
known as the O'Brien mine, 16 miles
northeast of Wickenburg.
This is one of the most promising
mines In the Wickenburg section. It
is equipped with a 20-stamp mill and a
cyanlding plant. The deepest working
is a 400-foot shaft, with an incline
leading off from that.
The Interior is a gold property. Large
bodies of gold ore were developed be- '
fore work was suspended on account
of the panic. A considerable quantity
of good milling ore is on the dump. ;
"Within a short time the mill and cy
anide plant will be started up and the
Interior will be added to Arizona'&long ,
list of gold producers.
GOOD ORE FROM THE
BLUE LEAD PROPERTY
Nogales. Ariz., Jan. 15. M. J. Kel
locer and Paul Crawford are crettinc
oiiauun wurs lor me lounaauon 01 1 n r . t.. tj to-,,
the new hoist at the Sacramento shaft sood ore om tne Blue Lead ProPerty
and for the new compressors and boil
ers. Work on the new change house at
the Southwest shart ls well under way
as Is that for a new change house at
Sacramento. The construction work on
the new tool shops is also progressing
Development work Is being.continued
in a number of shafts of the Copper
Queen. In the Sacramento porphyry
development work is still being pushed
with satisfactory results. Drills are
working and other development work
is underway on the Copper King prop
erty. The Silver Bear shaft has been
sunk 200 feet further and the sinking
there is being continued. The plugger
drill is being used in this work and
is proving verysuccessful. The timber
shaft at the Czar is being sunk pre
liminary to the Introduction of the top
slicing system. A big ore body in the
Uncle Sam is being explored. The body
is said to be one or the largest in the
camp, but indications are that it twists
and winds to some extent.
A number of rumors, apparently
uiis'iiauiig in ine east, nave been heard
concerning the amalgamation of the
C. & A. and the Saginaw. The rumor
has it that the stock of the latter is
to be taken over for that of the former
on a basis of seven shares of Saginaw
for one C. & A. No confirmation of
the rumor is obtainable here.
near Ivanhoe camp.
The Skibo Development company is
sinking a shaft beneath the 90-foot
level in its property near Mowry.
Up in the Santa Rita mountains Fred
Sayre and Roy T. Stump are working
the Wild Cat group in Temporal gulch.
GOOD LUCK TO INSTAL
ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT SOON
Lake Valley. N. M., Jan. 15. Edwin
R. Huff, president of the Good Luck
Mining company, accompanied by Ed
Browning, a mining expert, was in
specting the mining's property this
week. After a meeting of the board of
1 directors, they expect to instal several
pieces ot new machinery. They were
well pleased with the mine under the
management of T. J. McKenna,
DOUGLAS VOTERS ASK
FOR CHARTER CHANGE
Douglas, Ariz., Jan. 15. Thirteen
people being present, mayor M. C Han
kins received a petition signed by 252
taxpayers requesting that he call an
election upon the subject of a charter.
The petitioners generally favor a com
mission form of government. The
mayor replied that he favored some
form of "the commission plan. He is
allowed 10 days under the law in which
to balance the matter and to see that
the necessary number of legalized elec
tors have signed the petition.
Hugh McKearnan, aged 50 years, in
jured at the C. & A. smeltec by a piece
of steel falling across his body, died
from his Injuries. The body was
shipped to Kansas for interment. His
sister, Miss Margaret McKearnan. ac
companied the body. The local lodge
of ironworkers, of which deceased "was
a member, accompanied the casket to
"Whatever the Trouble. It Disappears
In Five Minutes After Taking a
Stuart's Dyxpepsla Tablet.
All of the unpleasant sensations at
tendant upon eating too heartily are
DyspePsiaSTaMkrelleVed by a StU&rt'S
Look to .Your Plumbing.
You' know what happens in a house
in which the plumbing is in poor con
dition everybody in the house is lia
ble to contract typhoid or some other
fever The digestive organs perform
the same functions in the human body
as the plumbing does for the house,
and they should be kept in first class
condition all the time. If you have any
trouble with your digestion take Cham
berlain's Tablets and you are certain
to get quick relief. For sale by all
MEItCII VATS' LVNCHEON
Sh. l.l. n rfp
Served from 1J. to 2 p. m.
SEVENTH COMPANY HAS
ENTERED ARTE5I3. OIL FIELD
Artesia, N. M.. Jan. 15. William Belt,
of Shawnee, Okla.. is organizing an oil
company in Oklahoma that will operate
on Mr. Belt's quarter section of land,
east of Dayton. The land has on it a
well that produces oil and gas. This
makes the seventh company that has
been organized to develop oil in this
MIN'A MEXICO IS HAVING
NO TROUBLE WITH YAQUIS
GuGaymas, Sonora. Mex.. Jan. 15. W.
E. Pomeroy. manager or the Mina Mex
ico mine at Tonichi, was in Guaymas re
turning to the mine rrom the states.
Mr. Pomeroy states that work is going
on as usual at the mine, and that he is
experiencing no labor troubles and
that the Indians are not bothering
MITCHELL IS SHIPPING
FROJI THE EL CRISTO MINK
Santa JEulalia, Chin., Mex., Dec. la.
El Cristo mining property, under lease
to Norval Welsh, has resumed ship
ments to the smelters. W. J. Mitchell,
long associated with the American
Smelting and Refining company in this
district, is general manager, though
Mr. Welsh retains an interest In the
Heaviness 0 the Stomach from Undl-
gesteu Food Quickly Relieved, by
a Stuart's Dyspepsia. Tablet.
,Yh.eil.you take food '"to a stomach
J.,.- s yred and over-taxed, the gastric
juices do not form fast enough to
digest it" properly. So the food be
comes sour and at once begins to throw
fl??8-. Your stomach becomes In
flated just as surely as if you attached
laseS Si,00n ,to f e8. jet" Then the
gases and foul odors issue forth and
$,uAe ,your breath. Your tongue
-ulJkyt. becomes coated and you can
&?hefoulness that is within you
ow all this condition is changed
2imt5StAn8tantly y a Stuart's DySpeP
?' Tablet. This little digester ets
elem-ntt0n?7suppl!es f" J.he '"restive
ilmnt2 that were lacking digests
the food in a jiffy and sweetens and
jeireshes the mucous lining of the
"omach and bowels and restores peace
;0IlE.s,Sin of a single ingredient in
toon.s PJspepsia Tablets will digest
3000 grains of food. This saves vour
stomach and gives It the rest It neVds
jui muscles require occasional rest if
Lare ever- over-taxed. The stomach
is no effition to this rule
Trv a box of Stuart's Dyspepsia Tal
IP" and imi will wonder how mu vi 1
gof jloni; with.. ut lli.m ThM or, so,
at i0 ii ,ts li ill 'rucausiui eviri-whe-re
FROZEN PIPES FORCE A
CONCENTRATOR TO CLOSE
Prescott. Ariz.. Jan. 15. During the
recent cold weather the concentrating
plant at Holbrook was forced to close
on account of frozen pipes. It will not
be started up for several days.
THREE BOOSTERS GO
TO PHOENIX MEETING
With victory almost within grasp.
El . Paso is not going to let the Na
tional Stockmen's convention for next
year slip through her fingers. C. C.
McDonald, former secretary of the
stat of Texas; Jos. M. Nealon, former
district attorney of BI Paso, and W. L.
Toolpy, vice president of the First Na
tional, bank, left on the Golden State
limiued for Phoenix Tuesday after
noon!, A RV. Reeves, traffic manager of the
chamber of commerce, telegraphed to
get W. W. Turney to go to the con
ventiojn, but he was unable to do so.
HoweArer. McDonald and Nealon are
expected to furnish all the oratory re
quired) to bring the convention here.
Nealon is well known In Phoenix, hav
ing rejsided there for several months
WISHES TO LOCATE
MAOEINE PLANT HERE
J. C. L'oulombe, of Keene, N. II., has
written the local chamber of commerce
suggest tng that this is an ideal place
for thi" location of a plant to aianu
fa turo pneumatic hammers and drills
aid sim ilar instruments in which com
prosed .ur is utilized He wants i.I
!' ' -" ti. fin.inoo s'n h a project. Thf
matt. 1 viin tie rcforrtd to the board
of Uirc tors.
Because we have made a specialty of a
cetain class of diseases for many years
and devote all of our time, attention and
study to their treatment, do 110 outside
work and religiously keep office liqurs so
that patients are never disappointed
when they call for their treatment.
Because each member of our Staff of
Specialists is thoroughly grounded in his
particular branch of the work and con
fines his entire time and attention to his
Because as a result of specializing we are enabled to equip our
offices with every modern appliance of proven value and. can, as a
result, give better treatment, for a earpenter cannot work without
proper tools and this is what many doctors attempt.
Because we have our own private laboratory and special formula
department and use only standardized preparatioBS of known purity
Because we have been so successful in our work here and. else
where, during the past sixteen years we haven't lost a single patient,
and six years of this time has been spent in EI Paso, therefore, you
can investigate our claims.
Because we treat each case for a stipulated fee, all medicines and
appliances furnished, so that you know what a cure will cost before
Beeause we never knowingly accept for treatment an incurable
case and the fact that we accept it is proof of a cure, provided our
instructions and directions are carried out to the letter.
Because we have as a result of doing the best work, the largest
practice of any doctor or combination of doctors in the southwest
and as a result the experience and ability for our doetors are gradu
ates of the largest and best Medical Colleges and Institutions ol
learning in this and foreign countries.
AMONG THE MANY DISEASES WE CUKE ARE Catarrh, in
all its forms, Rupture, Rheumatism, Blood Poison, Scrofula, Eczema,
Nervous Disorders, Skin Afflictions and Private Diseases.
That Dr. Ketchersid. Chief of Staff of the International Specialists,
is the only resident Specialist in El Paso, the only Specialist who owns
his home and has invested his money in El Paso. He is the only
Specialist who has ever resided in El Paso, for over a year. Since he
located here, going on seven years ago, eight so-called specialists have
opened offices here, all claiming permanency of location, stayed for
awhile, grafted the people and like the Arab silently folded, their tents
and slipped away.
It is true Dr Ketchersid has assistants, for he cannot do all the
work of a large Institution like this, BUT HE SEES EACH CALLER
EVERY TIME THEY VISIT THE OFFICE AND PERSONALLY SUP
ERINTENDS ALL THE WORK.
We make no misleading- statements calculated
to deceive the public. Issue no fake contracts or
checks, publish no pictures of a home a thousand
miles away nor use the names of those who pay us
for our servies in order to further our business.
We make a reasonable charge in all cases, ex
pect and demand our fee, like any other reliable
RUPTURE in from one to three treatments without pain, opera
tion or danger and no detention from, business.
STRICTURE, without sounding, cutting or stretching and- the
canal is left perfectly normal permanently.
VARICOCELE in thirty minutes without doing an open opera
tion, with little, if any, pain and no detention from business.
HYDROCELE in thirty minutes without pain or operation.
RECTAL TROUBLES without cutting, using ligatures or cautery
and without detention from business.
WE CURE ALL DISEASES IN THE SHORTEST POSSIBLE
TIME AND AT THE LOWEST COST CONSISTENT WITH GOOD
IF UNABLE TO CALL FOR EXAMINATION WRITE for Book
describing your troubles and our treatment for same, giving a' history
of the disease and we will give you our advice and all necessary in
formation free of charge and without obligation.
CONSULTATION, EXAMINATION AND
Office hours: 9 a. m. to 1 p. xo.; 2 to 6 p. m.; 7 to S p. m. Sun
days, 10 to 2 only.
Dr. Ketchersid & Co.,
Established Six Years.
Hammett Block. Comer Tas and Mesa Avenue, El Paso. Texas
OUR 40c LB.
"FOLLOW THE CROWD."
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THE STORE HEATJTD7TJL.
Additional Judge for the Fifth District
ot New Mexico Is To Be Asked
Artesia, N. M., Jan. 14. Fire from
burning grass totally destroyed the
dwelling of J Mack HeHin south of
town, with all its contents. Mrs. Heflin
who was alone in the house was at
tracted to the door by their dog when
she. found the house nearly surrounded
by flames. She fled to some pu"fe5
Mr?UHeflTn.ere W3S later fo"nd
Attorneys of the fifth Judicial dis
trict which includes Chives Eddy.
Curry and Roosevelt counties will ei
deavor to ha t- the legislature eiv
the district an add.tiona" judge as he
.imoutlt of lei-,,1 business is proMns
. rmrelv too imi. h for one ju.ine to h.,i
, t t111"".11 t,TUS th pres.dl-lg
judge, Jolm T. AlcClur,., has, called in
I Held Bros. I
I Wholesale and Retail 1
I tHay, Grain and I
I Field Seeds I
I Cotton Seed Meal and 1
I Cake. Stock Salt 1
Phone 36 and 35 I
I LEON AND SECOND STS.,
I EL PASO, TEXAS I
a judge from another district to assist
turn In with MS cases. So confide t
are the attorneys that an additioi a
judge will be provided for the distr- r.
that candidates for the new Judgeship
iro lining up their friend ind inclu.lo
C. Ii. Brice. of Carlsbad, .1 .; Osburne.
of Artesia, and Harr L ration, of
Contractors, look over our sash an-1
doors and save monev. Lander Lum
spEci.vi. srvwn dishes
EUY DAY AT SHELDON CAFE;