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Will practice in all the courts in the Territory.
yy L. VAN HOBN."
- HOLBROOK, A.T.
PRESCOTT, A. T.
ST. JOHNS, A, T.
Land business a specialty. Office in Court House
Mineral Park and Kingman, Ariz
3 Special attention to cases along the line of
the Atlantic ana racmc auroau.
J)R. D.J. BRANNEN,
PHYSICIAN" & SURGEON
FLAGSTAFF, A. T.
MS" Office and Drue Store Opposite R. R. Depot
Will give prompt attention to calls from any
point on the line of the A & P. R. R,
CLERK OF THE DISTRICT COURT;
RECORDER APACHE COUNTY,
AND U. S. COMMISSIONER.
Special attention given to the examination
and transtcr ol titles to Keai estate in inc county
Office In Court House, St. Johns, Arizona.
rj S. BUNCH,
ST. JOHNS, A. T.
Office in Court House.
Q L. GUTTERSON,
ST. JOHNS A. T.
Officcin Court House.
ALBUQUERQUE, N. M.
SPRINGERVILLE, A, T.
. NOTARY PUBLIC,
HOLBROOK, A. T.
FLAGSTAFF, A. T.
J. C. II K UN DON.
J. J. HAWKINS.
JJERNDON &. HAWKINS,
- ' PRESCOTT, A. T.
JDlf Will.pracliecJa the District Court of
. "Apache Countr--
DEALER AND JBROKER IN REAL
ESTATE, MINING AND COL
FLaGSTaFF, A. T.
JOrroperties visited examined nnd report
ed on, for parties living at a distance, in Yav
apai, Mohuvc and Apache counties. Particu
lar attention paid to Government claims.
H O LB
F. M. ZUCK, Proprietor
3f This house is neatly furnished and has
Iargt, airy rooms, and its tables are supplied with
alt the market af'ords. Stage leaves the house
daily for Ft, Apache.
LARGE BREAD AND TEA-CAKE
FRESH NUTS AND FRUITS.
DELICATE CANNED GOODS.
ALWAYS ON HAND.
STORE, EAST END, CENTRAL AVE.
J. F. HAWKS,
: Eveiything New, Neat and :
: Clean. Meals at all Reasonable :
: Hours and Erices. Nothing Fi- :
I ner in the Territory. Fresh fish :
: and oysters in their season. :
RAILROAD AYE., OPPO. DEPOT.
Albuquerque N. M.
IMPORTER OF FOREIGN
Largest and Most Complete Stock in New Mexico.
FULL STOCK BAR GOODS.
SOLE AGENT FOR THE GELEBRATED VAL BUTZ'S BOTTLED BEER-
The Ayer Lumber Company
OF FLAGSTAFF .
Have for the accommodation of the people of Holbrook and vicinity
-on or near the line of the Atlantic & Pacific road established a depot -for
the sale of LUMBER in all varieties produced at the Great Mill
in the San Francisco Mountains. DRESSED LUMBER of all qual
ities PLAIN LUMBER of all kinds and dimensions.
DOORS, SASHES, BLINDS, LATH, SHINGLES, BATTENS
The prices for all kinds of stock will be the same as if
delivered at the mill with freight added. Office and
yard Central Avenue, West End.
O. P. CHAFFEE, Agent,
C. E. BONSALL.
BBST ROOMS IN THE
IN ALL PARTS
rum & th
Opposite Union- Depot.
Albuquerque National Bank,
A General Banking Business Transacted,
Louis Huning, President.
Joseph Bell, Vice-President. . .
W. K. P. Wilson, Cashier.
Louis Huning of L. & H. Huning, Los.Lu.nas, N. M.
Joseph Bell Associate Justice Supreme Court New Mexico.
W. K. P. Wilson formerly Cashier Central Bank.
W. A. Drake Chief'Engineer A. & P. R. R.
Edmund H. Smitii Clerk U. S. District Court.
Strickland Aubrig ut Ph vs i cian .
Geo. F. Chalander Asst. Su.pt. A. &. P. R. R.
J. A. FIELD,
This Space Belongs to
And Dont you Forget it.
They carry the Finest Stock of Groceries, Provisions, Flour, Meats, Grain
and Everything pertaining to a First Class Grocery Store. The
Finest Class of California Canned Goods, a Specialty.
Family Medicines, Notions, Toilet Articles,
CIGARS, TOBACO, ETC., ETC,
Call and get their Prices before purchasing elsewhere.
WATCHES AT GREATLY REDUCED PRICES.
LIST OF WALT HAM AND ELGIN WATCHES IN 3-oz SILVER
STERLING, 7 Jewels,
WILLIAM ELLERY, n Jewels,
P, S . BARTLETT improved 15 Jewels, patent reg.
APPLETON TRACY & CO., improved 15 Jewels, pat. reg.
pat, hair spring, adjusted,
B, W. RAYMOND, 15 Jewels, pat. reg. adjusted,
ALL STEM WINDERS,
JC3 Tho same movements in heavier cases, with Gold joints, from S3 to 5 extra. Howard; Hamp
den, Rockford or any other movement in Gold or Silver cases at similar prices. Remember that
evry watch is examined and regulated by myself and a written guarantee given.
Noteaddress: ARTHUR EVERITT,
- . - Practical Watchmaker,
P. S. Any watch sent C, O.D. with priv- Railroad Avenue,
jlege cf examinatioB. Albuquerque, N. M.
WINES AND LIQUORS.
- - - Proprietor,
GITY. MEALS SERVED
OF THE HOUSE.
- - New Mexico.
D. G. HARVEY.
If newspaper men didn' tget lick
ed every four or five days, the world
would complain that they were not
doing their duty. D uty in the news
paper business means to print ev
erything that is told you, no mat
ter how scandalous it is, find keep
mum as to the name of your inform
ant. It means to screen every man
who comes to you with a pitiful
mouth, and then have him hunt
you with a shot gun the first time
you say he left town when he did'nt,
Oh, its a darling business. You
have to lie for merchants, railroads,
lawyers, doctors and preachers, and
Unless you use the phrases "most
popular," "most prominent," etc.,
etc., in every j)ersonal item, the per
sons written up say "stop my pa
per' les, clear reader, it is the
most interesting, satisfactory and
suicidal profession on earth, and it
is no wonder that newspaper men
as a rule, become crabbed and mean,
despising the world for its hypoc
risy, and themselves for being a
tool in this workshop of sham
and ingratitude. fEssex County
(Mass.) Gazette, Dee. 23, 1768.
"While on the subject of agricul
ture, attention is called to the iu-
ture of Arizona as a grape
producer. Both soil and climate
are especially well adaped to the
raising of that fruit, and the fact
grapes ripen here two months earl
ier than they do in California, and
still earlier than in the east, secures
to us a California and eastcrn-mar-
et at a time of year when a higrjjgr
price is always commanded. There
can be no liner climate than that of
Southern Arizona for the proper
curing of wines, owing to its equal
emperature and the dryness of the
atmosphere, and the same causes
operate in the production of raisins.
Tiie Afghans and. Russians are
fighting. Now if England keeps
her faith with the Afghans we can
look for an advance in the prices
of American produce, especially in
beef. In a business point of view,
we wish that tins war between these
to great nations would be precipi
tated at once and continue long,
while it may 'be wrong, morally
speaking, to make such a wish,
which, should it occurr, cause the
death of thousands; yet self preser:
vation, it is said, is the first law of
Reil, the Canadian agitator, was
at one time a member of the Dom
inion Parliament, and is the same
man who headed the outbreak in
1868. He is well educated man
and demonstrated himself to be a
good organizer and a shrewd and
powerful leader. He was educated
at Chicago and is a lawyer.
Already Secretary-of-War Endi-
cott is known in Washington as the
dude extinguisher. He has sent
all the military society dudes to
their regiments, to the horror of
that strata of society which they
were accustomed .to illuminate by
St. Louis and Kansas City have
both elected Democratic mayors.
The influence of the new adminis
tration is having its effect on ward
and pot-house politicians who wrant
to be on the winning side.
The Florence Enterprise, in a re
cent issue, gives C. W. Beach editor
of tho Prescott Miner, an urrrerciful
drubbing. Tom Weeden was m the
late legislature ancl knows whereof
Cleveland is not making a clean
sweep of republican office holders,
but is following very closely to the
civil service reform rules.
"Slugger" Sullivan and Paddy
Ryan have agreed to have another
bout, with hard gloves, on June 16,
at Butte City, Montana.
The mormons must go say the
Tucson Weekly Citizen.
J. J. Preston was killed a few
days ago by J. W. Fields, a rancher
on the Gila River. Hard feeling
had existed between the two for
some time past. They met on the
river below Gila Bend station
Preston was shot in the head with
a Winchester rifle and his skill
smashed by blows with the rifle
The plea is self defense. Fields
claims that Preston forced him to
it. He escaped without a scratch
and came to town and delivered
himself up and was taken to Phoe
nix. Preston was the mam prose
cutor in the jNoonan whiskey case
Private advices from Phoenix
state that fullT three thousand let
ters from all parts of the United
States, Canada and Europe await
ing answer, are on tne me 01 tne new
Commissioner of Immigration,
This being true it speaks well for
the limited advertisement abroad
that our Territory has been given
and argues well for the future of
our happy land.
Some of the officers of the 10th
cavalry, the regiment assigned to
Arizona, are quite wrell known here.
lent Col. Wade, a son of Ben
Wade, is to be stationed at Fort
Apache; Maj'or Anson Mills, at Ft.
Thomas; Maj'or C. B. McClellan,
formerlv captain in the 6th cavalry,
at Fort Verde ; Major F. Van Vliet,
at Fort Grant.
Petitions are being circulated for
the appointment of Hon. J. T. Al-
ap, ol Phoenix as Associate J ustice
of the Supreme Court of Arizona.
Judge Alsap is a courteous, able
and conscientious gentleman, and
lis appointment will be regarded
as a proper one by his many friends
in this Territorv.
ArnYy officers in this department
do not think the headquarters will
be removed from YY hippie Barracks
notwithstanding its isolation from
all lines of transportation.
Green peas are retailed in this
market at irom ri-k to 10 cents per
Mohave County Miner.
Treasurer Smith disbursed $600
ast Monday, through the medium
ol the sinking it una. J3ids were
put in at 95, 98 and 100 cents. The
greater part of the amount went at
t le latter figure.
Four stage loads of people from
Kingman came in on Thursday
morning, proving that laggarrs
stage line is equal to any kind of
All partnerships are required by
the new law to be filed with the
County Recorder of the county in
which the co-partnership exists.
Sunshine nnd Silver, Tucson.
If one-half is true, of what is hin
ted by parties -who pretend to
know, the three Prescott papers
didn't get away with so very much
after all, by the time they had di
vided with the various members on
People have an idea that Pima
is a timberless region may be sur
prised to learn that there is an oak
tree on Con Ryan's ranch, near
Harshaw, nine feet in diameter.
The placer gold excitement con
tinues unabted at Globe. All the
gulches between that place and Pi
nal mountain have been located.
Ernest Storm and Jos. Pascholy
have gone into the cattle business
together, having bought 450 Sone
ra cattle, which are at present near
Sycamore Springs, Cochise Co.,
untill a suitable ranch can be
Texas papers advise tho rushing
of cattle into Arizona, wThile there
is a chance.
Wilcox cattle owners propose to
establish a refrigerator at that
Tucson Mimns Index.
The S. P. R. R. track is always
assessed at $6,000 per mile, instead
of $4,340 as has been stated. The
fixing of this rate occurred some
four years ago, and has been the
rule ever since. It is the Board of
equalization that fixed the rate, and
Bob Paul has always assessed the
road at the rate so etablished.
Policeman Buttner is about to
receive some $2,000 back pension,
on account of some wounds receiv
ed while in service during the war.
Mr. Morgan, wrho brought in a
herd of thoroughbred stock about
a year ago, will arrive with another
herd of Herefords, on Monday.
There is talk of establishing a re
frigerator at Ash Fork, on the A.
& if. rail road. (
Tom Fitch is back in Phoenix at
tending to his polygamous clients.
Prospects for large and small
fruits in Walnut Grove are said to
be XQ-ry good. Strawberries are
now quite large.
It takes from $400 to $700 a
month to run a Prescott printing
office, and the wonder is, how on
earth three offices are kept going
in so small a town.
Agent Wheeler has given away
fortv wagons and sets of harness,
within the few weeks just past, to
Indians who have erected and are
living in adobe houses.
A fire at Globe on the night of
the 1st destroyed the Silver Belt of
fice, the post-office, the bank, Mc
Cabe's law office, the telegraph of
fice, the Pascoe hotel and Holborn's
wholesale liquor house. We could
not ascertain the origin of the fire
or the extent of the losses. We re
gret that such a misfortune should
have fallen to the lot of our Globe
Mr. Megson returned from the
Quijotoas this week. He says tho
grading for the mill has been com
pleted, and all the machinery is
now on the road. Ihc company's
well is down four hundred feet, and
contains a bountiful water supply
for milling purposes. The well is
6 by 9 feet.
Ex-Delegate G. H. Oury is on
his way home to Arizona.
The stock couhtrT between here
and Prescott seems to be suffering
from the depredations of stock
thieves. Look out for them.
The Miner says "Lucky" O'tfeil
las invested several thousands of
ollars in real estate in this valleyv
'Buckey" is likely to become a
pumpkin cater yet.
Pursuant to a call a number of
stockmen of the coimiy met at the
office of the Hon. A. C. Baker on
Saturday evening, and a temporary
organization was effected, with Mr.
John La Tourette as chairman, and
Mr. W. W. Houston as secretary.
Briton A. Hill, one of the lead
ing attorners of St. Louis, has pur
chased the Pcralta grant, and is
preparing to call upon the settlers
of Salt River valley for a share of
the spoils, a portion of which Rea
vis has- so easiljr swindled them out
of. He wants an agent here and
the name of Ivy H. Cox, wrho dili
gently peddled the Reavis fraudu
lent deeds around this country, is
The Indians are burning the
weeds off their several patches
of ground along the Colorado and
the Gila before the overflow comes.
As soon as the water recedes the
Indians plant their corn, pumkins,
watermelons and beans.
A Yuma Indian exhibited a Gila
monster on the streets last Tues
day. The reptile was fully-twenty-four
inches long and was hideous
to behold. It was captured and
killed on the bank of the Gila, near
I Phcenix Gazette.
The territorial fair next fall will
prove a credit to Arizona and no
taxpayer will regret the money ap
propriated for the purpose from the
Central Arizona has a greater va
riety of resources to- depend upon
than any other section oi the coast.
Profits may be derived from farm
ing, fruit growing, stock raising in
its various branches, mining, man
ufacturing, etc. The future of a
country so blessed cannot be ques
If like improvement is made in
the next two seasons as has been in
the two just past, the Salt river val
ley will, by that time, become one
of the greatest breeding places loifc
fine-blooded live, stock to be found
on the Pacific coast. Our climate
and other surroundings are admira
bly adapted to this particular class
of industry, and the enterprise and
foresight of our people are rapidly
developing these advantages.
Ed. Peck, former owner of the
celebrated Peck mine, and one of
the oldest Hassyampers, in the Ter
ritory is at present in Nogales.
A car load of candles to be used
for mining purposes, went south to
Santa Ana, this week.
Don Louis Torrez, Governor of
the State of Sonora, passed through
here on his return fiom the City of
Mexico, on Sunday last. The Gov
ernor stated to a Frontier local that
the Federal Government had agreed
to furnish all the monies and troops
necessary to subject the Yaqui In
dians to civil rule, and that it was
the intention of the government to
compel the Yaquis to farm within"
their reservation or exterminate