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be paid for Iu advance., or they will not be
Charges for Political Announcements.
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Pollcal Announcements in these loluinns,
which must be paid for in advance to insure
their Insertion: qq
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Treasurer . .
Member Territorial Council
Clerk County Court
Board of Supervisors
Members of Legislature
Citv Assessor and Tar Collector...
Chief of Police......
Coroner and 'ub'.i.c idminlstrator..
FOU COWSTY ASSESSOR.
At lUic solicitation of many friends
throughcat Cochise County, I hereby an
nouncc myself an a candidate for the office
pr County Assessor, subject tp the decision
of tns Republics County Convention.
E. G. NQRTOy.
FOR COUSi'Y RKCORMEU.
I hereby announce myself as a candidate
for the office of County Recorder, subject to
the action or the Reuublican County Cou
Tention. W. F. BRADLEY.
I hereby announce' myself as a. candidate
for reelection to the office of Coroner and
Public Administrator of Cochise County,
anbject to the action of the Republican
I hereby announce myself as a candidate
;for the office of Sheriff of Cochin county
subject to the action of the Republican
Comity Convention. U.S. HATCH.
1 hereby respectfully announce myself a
candidate for the office of Sheriff or Cochise
3ouny, subject to the will of the Republican
FOR COV-VrY ASSESSOR.
I hereby announce myself as a candidate
for the office of County Assessor, subject to
the action or the Republican County Con
rention. JOHN F. CKOWLEY,
Wlllcox. Arizona Territory .
I hereby announce myseir as a candidate
for the office of Sheriff of C.xhise County,
subject to the action or the Republican
County Convention, which meets in Tomb
otune, Monday, Septe.uber 13, 1SSG.
C. S. ASBO I T.
In accordance with the action of tho Cen
tral Committer, a TerritorU' Convention of
the Republican parly or the Territory of
Arizona, to consist ot scventy.seven Del.
egitcs. is hereby called, to be held in the
city or Tucson.
Monday, September 20tli, 1SSG,
Jor the purpose or nominating a candidate
lot Delegate to Congress, a candidate Tor
Superintendent of Public Instruction, and
or the transaction of such other business
is m.iy properly come before it.
The several counties of the Territory will
be entitled to the following representation,
based upon the Republican vote of 1881,
With the allowance of one extra Delegate
from each county, as follows:
Counties Alport. Extra.
h. ... 5 1
i ..M time and place the Delegates from
the counties of Yavapai, Yuma, Mohave,
Apacho and Maricopa will meet in suoe,on.
ventionto nominate a Joint Councllmcn;
and likewise the counties of Cochise, ura
i.. n;i. piiiii anri Pima, to nominate a
Chairman Central CommUtee.
C. D. REPPY, Secretary.
Dated Tombstone, August 3, 1SSQ. td
J.D.Rosa, the Chiricahua lumber
man, is visiting this city.
Stockmen report springs that have
been dry all summer as breaking out
Notwithstanding the dull times,
subscriptions continue to come in for
Clinton and George Mclune took
their departure to-day for their home
in the Huachucas.
Suits well and thoroughly cleaned
ior $1.50 by Harris tho tailor.Bothin's
Master Charles Tweed took his de
parture to-day for Montezuma,
! A. E. Hartouau aud family will
lake their departure soon for San
Francisco, where Mr. Harttuau will
ujagc in business.
iriv of Mlvcr,
The continued decline in the pri.ee
of silver lias attracted the attention
of many., especially those interested
in its production and others who have
studied its relations to the currency
problem which is showing its influ
ence in every prominent commercial
Natural causes in the course of
trade and commerce have been care
fully investigated to find the cause of
this downward tendency but no satis
factory solution lias so far been given.
One fact which possibly has some
bearing upon the question is that
while the United Stales is the chief
producer of silver and will probably
continue to hold this position she has
no voice or influence in fixing the
price of her valuable commodity, but
accepts the price fixed by the pur
chaser, or the London broker. It is
also a fact that during the month of
January alone England imported
$19,460,000 in silver, paying for the
same at a price fixed by herself. Pur
clnsing nearly $20,000,000 in silver
per month for currency purposes. al
though nominally a gold currency
country it is for the interest of Eng
land, to depress the price of silver to
the lowest point.
There has been recently a strong
movement in Germany and England
which has voiced the feeling of an
important class of citizenc, demand
ing the renionctizutiou of silver and
its use as currency. If this movement
continues and the financiers of thes
countries see the" deplorable conse
quences of the mistake that wab made
and the change which seems to be
inevitable sooner or later, there may
be an effort made to depress silver to
the lowest possible point for the pur
pose of securing a large slock at the
least cost to meet the exigencies of
Apparently willing to sacrifice one
of the most important indu-tries of
the country the effort of a. large class
of citizens and Government oUicials
has been to make tilver unpopular
and to create an unfavorable impres
sion in regard to it.
All those various influences have
T.-ithout doubt tended to create the
conditions which at present prevail.
Chicago Mining Review.
To Aleclt Hlicsircr.
It seems but right that at the crots
ing, when one of our number is called,
we should pause and think a moment.
Aleck Shearer is dead, has passed
tiip river to the unknown. At
the dawn pf day, when liberty con
ceived that there might and ought to
be something better than thero was
known and enjoyed by the many
Aleck Shearer's ancestry crossed the
waters and helped subdue the wilder
ness, and defend the settlements of
the Connecticut river; were at Bunker
Hill, the plains of Lake Champlain
He was never to wise too carry the
torch, for ho knew that he was not
wise enough to build upon the ahhes ;
he was ever ready to siuk his individ
uality when he felt tho common good
required him to do so. He was with
out doubt bowed down with thought,
yet was to wise to ever utter his
thoughts when so many theories were
distracting us all. His physician says
tha- ho died without a word of com
plaint, or a murmur from his lips.
May his ashes rest in peace, and may
no trumpet disturb them.
The following instruments were
filed in the office of the County Re
Of Sarah Ann Barton LL.
The Toughnut mine will close down
W. W. Baldwin returned this after
noon to his home in Benson.
Quito a number of ladies patronized
the swimming baths yesterday.
A. H,. Slebbius has announced him
self as a candidate for County Treas
urer. Read at the head of our announce
ment column the price list for an
nouncements, select your oihcc and
call at this office and plungle up, and
then the public will know what you
What has become of the Tombstone
Frank Broad took his departure
this morning for Fort Huachuca.
y B. Hopkins left this morning for
The thermometer registered 93 deg.
at noon to-day.
Fifteen dollar pants for eleven dol-
lers at Harris the tailors. 8-13tf.
A nice shower of rain fell this after
Fourteen dollar pants made to or
der for ten dollars at Harris the tailor.
Quite a ni.ee shower of rain v'sited
this section last evening. .
Read the summons in another col
The funeral of th-j late Alexander
Shearer, took place this afternoon
and was well attended.
Schoenfeld & Heyman sent a large
shipnicnt of furniture to Phenix yes
terday. Several Grand Army men of tnjs
city will airivoby to morrow evening'
S. W. Wood, the superintendent of
the Grand Central mill was visiting
this city to-day.
Owing to the dull times and the ill
health of the proprietor, the Foun
tain restaurant closed it doors last
A fine body of ore was struck on
the 200-foot level of the Ground Hog
to-day, and experts who examined tho
same to-day, prpdict a bonanza.
Mr. J. S. Tavlor, deputy county
treasurer, will visit Benson to morrow
on business. He will return to-morrow
The Court in Los Angeles, ordered
the Sheriff to provide fans for jury
men, one duv last week. Tombstone
is never as warm as that.
S. B. Comstock', one of the oldest
inhabitants of Tombstone, returned
from New York yesterday and went
right through to jSTogales.
Armand Tomtet will open the
Grcgorj Restaurant, on Sunday next,
with one of the finest dinners ever
served in this city.
Ed. Lane, a well known young gen
tleman who held the position of
deputy-postmaster in this city for
two or three years, is reported as
drowned in San Diego bay.
J. M. Aston and L. E. Gray, arrived
in this si y last evening from Abilene;
Texas. They are members of the
Reloj Cattle Company, whose range is
near the custom house in this county.
The Grand Army visitors have
nearly all left San Franciseo, but now
they have the National Brewers Asso
ciation and the Nebraska Press Asso
ciation to entertain aud are still
ilis Arizona f rion ds will hardly reo
ognize J. H. Behan, who left Tomb
stone a month ago much reduced in
strength after a long illnew. The
sashore is doing wonders for him.r
Santa Monica Wave.
Harry Campbell will remove his
celebrated Keg House about Tuesday
next, -to the building formerly oc
cupied by. the Pony saloon. He will
have several private dub' rooms and a
reading room attached.
This morning while workmen were
engaged in excavating for the founda
tion for an engine for Jhe hoisting
works on the Hunker Hill mine, they
encountered a ledge of ore two feet
wide, which at a depth of four " feet
assayed 220 ounces in silver.
Last Tuesday a Mexican outraged a
little twelve year old girl at Yuma.
He was arrested and shortly after
wards a crowd of Mexicansassembled
for the purpose of mobbing him. The
sheriff with a posse took him. to the
territorial prison for safe keeping. Ex
The Los Angeles Herald says : The
extent to which deciduous fruit trees
have been set out in the southern
counties during the past year may be
appreciated from tho fact that a single
nursery iu the young colony of On
tario, San Bernardino county, has
sold this season over 55,000 prune,
peach, pear, apple, apricot and cherry
trees prunes taking the lead by a
very large majority.
Instead of being a helpmeet some
men's wives are only a help'em eat.
Onu swallow docs not make a Sum
mer, neither will, it support a beer sar
loon. Detroit Free Press.
It is wrong to speak of a ."respecta
ble" embezzler as a "good man gone
wrong, lie is a bad man found out.
Pittsburg Chronicle Telegraph.
A fashion journal says: "Bows on
chairs have had their day." Perhaps
so; but beaux on chairs are still hav
ing their nights. Norristown Herald.
'.'Now, girl?,'' said the captain of a
Boston female baseball' club, "what
shall we c ill our nine?" "Jilue Stock
ings!" came froni the other eighth--
A correspondent asks: "Would yo'i,
pr any of your render, inform a con
stunt reader lmw to learn to play th,e
flute?" Not if we know ourselves.
Burlington Free Press.
Tne Queen'E visit to Liverpool cost
th.u city $60,000. We know a man
who entertained three queens and it
cost him a good deal, but nut quite
sixty thousand. New Haven iSews.
"I am perfectly at home in the
wator," said an oi l toper as he plung
ed into the surf. That is where you
have the advantage pver water," w.is
the unfeejing remark of a bystander
who knew him. Boston Post.
President Cleveland's appetite is
taid to have become impaired since
his marriage. It is cmijecturcd that
his wife ban been trying her hand at
cooking and baking. Norriitowu
We anticipate quit a number of
announcements (Hiring the next few
The Tombstone is under obligation
to '.ho El Paso Inter-Republici for
All my goodrt are paid for aid as I
want money and want it bad I will
make $50 suits for $35. Harris the
tailor. 4 S-13tf."
In the course of a few days The
Tombstone will endeavor to place
tho tickets of the various candidates
for members of the Republican con
vention before the public.
Chns. N. Thomas and G. A. Rokol
are mentioned ae delegates to the
County Convention from tho first
ward. They arc both good men.
Deputy Sheriff Crowley arrived in
this city this evening, haying in
charge a Mexican named Tiegilio
charged with grand larceny, whom he
placed in the county jail.
It is thought that the New Jersey
Zouaves will vis.it this city on their
way home as they are coining by the
Southern route. . Would it not be a
good idea for our City Council and
business men togethei with Burnside
Pobt to extend them the invitation at
The many friends of Judge A. O.
Wallace are putting hi3 name forward
as a candidate for office of County
Recorder and we learn that he has
consented to ruajceithe race for the
same although it has been his inten
tion to retire from politics this year
but ae so many friends desire him to
run he will now make tlie race.
Oil SIscoVery iu California.
San Fkancisco August 12 Reports
have reached here of the discovery of
a. rich oil belt five miles from Liver-
more in this state. The surface indi
cations are pronounced the finest ever
discovered in this country and tho
yield of oil which is expected to obtain
will," it is believed surpass that of tho
famous Thorn Creek regions of Penn
sylvania. A company has been incor
porated under the name of the Ala
meda Oil & Gas Co., with Louia Haltz
as president, A. R, Green vice-presir
Enrolling; Companion for War
Atlanta Ga., August 15 Georgia
is ablaze with the Mexican excite
ment and in every considerable town
in the State volunteers are ready logo
South. It was not until yesterday
that the excitement became so jubi
lant that it could not longer be sup
pressed. Duriug the evening two new
companies Avcrejilaced in commission
This gave rise to rumors that they
kWcrc wanted for immediate service
and it was not mauy iniuuU-o until
Capt. Baip,; of Augusta an old veteran
who happened to be in the city, wt.e
going around taking names for a
company. Others joined in the same
business and names for three full
companies were enrolled to tho nuni
of 297. In Rome a company is ready
for enrollment and in Augusta names
for two companies were secured. A
curious story is told here about Uni
ted States Minister Jackson who has
jus-t resigned his popt in the City .of
Mexico, He was the colonel of a
Gsorgia r -giment in the last Mexican
War, and there a feud arose between
him and Jeffercon Davis w jich was
turned by the latter to the disadvant
age of Jackson, both at the Mine and
in the late war. Jackson was in Sav
annah on leave of absence during the
Chatham centennial to take a promi
nent olficial part. The coming of
Jefferson Davis on his famous tour
was the signal for Jackson to throw
up his part and leave the city rather
than nieet his former comrade. Jack
son is an old man now but full of tire,
and it said by his triends here that
he would nut be averse to caking com
mand of the Georgia contingent
should war with Mexii-o eiuue.
Nort McZavitt T-x. August 12 An
enthusiastic war meeting was held at
Fort McKaviit torday .ind a c ra
p.my of cewboys raised for servi ,e
against Mexico. They were mounted
and armed and can bj put into ti,e
tield at once.
4," ill Rut on.
San Francisco August 12 The
local passeager agents' association
has broken up aud each road is nuW
paying what comn.i-sion it pleases or
cut rates to the east to any amount it
chooses. Another era of low railroad
latea is at hand. A strong effort how
ever will be immediately made to n
construct the association.
Tlacekville IV-I.. August 12 The
daughter of James Opie aged fi years
started to kindle the tire with coal oil
at Mission Flat to-day. The oil can
exploded and in fifteen minutes the
girl was a corp-c. The house toi k
hr" and every tiling cousumed not
even their dothing was saved.
Mound Tallc from California.
Sacka-mextp August 12 In the sen
ate this afternoon Creightou offered a
resolution calling upon the state de
partment at Washington to demand
the immediate and unconditional re-r
lease of Cutting and that if necessary
our government should use all its
power to enforce its just demands.
The resolution was indefinitely post
poned. Another Jlippodronie Prom.
New Yoke August 12 Ned Mal-
lahair manager of Frank Herald tho
hard-hitting heavy weight who is soon
to spar Sullivan said yesterday after
noon that he intendod to bring Her
ald to San Fraucioco in October and
match him against any man on tho
coast. Mallahani is confident- that
Herald can bca't Sullivan and points
to the fact that Suhvan is now in act
ive training for the contest showing
that he has hard" work cut out for him
Among the xpotting wen here it is
not generally believed-that .the -fight
will take place, but Mullahan avows
that it will if the men have to go into
a room alone to settle the question of
To all wnou it MAr coxcbrn:
Whureas mv former partner Fritz tier.
hardt has mysteriously disappeared from
his plate of business in Bisbee, CoehUe
County, A. 'i all pei6ous are hereby noti
fied that I will not be responsible for any
debts which he may contract.
Bisbec, August 4th, 18S6.
I don't sell shoulder steak for por
terhouse steak ; or two or three year
old beef for veal. Geo. D. Machin,
Fulton Market, corner of 7th and
Fremont streets. 8-9if
GusTribolet is now running his
meat market on Allen street on a
strictly cash, basis and it will pay our
citizens to call at his shop and get the
choicest cuts of beef for very littlo
cash. S-6 tf.
Lesser Summerfield has the largest stock
of clothing in San Francisco, at 142 Market
street, under the ll.ihlwia. 7-2ltf
.Republican County Coxjyeiiticij
of SIxt j -Tiivec BwieKafes.
The folloivini' is the apportionment of
delegates to the County Convention,. 'mado
by the Republican Central CuD.mittee of
'Jochiie county. '
raECIJfCT. XO- DELEGATES.-:
Tombstone", "1st ward .?.
Soldier Ho'cs.... '.
Ramsey aud .Miller canyons jointly
Ileieford and Ochoaville
St. D-viii .......
I fo'vei's Ranch
Ross and Sheerer Mill
3.i u Siniou
Ruberls' Ranch ..
1. lie's K..ncli.v
Ali uikI Moiiieziiiiia caiiyons.
UoiUtu lime Mtil
looker Hot siprius
Kinaas Cattle Co t. t'
aauu re Yard 1
Primaries to be hi-ld August SOlli, 1SS0.
Cuuty CuuVculiou iu be heiu in Toinb..
rtonc on tne 13tn day of September, 180.
d..ia convention iu nominate county oliicers
and elcot Of,t;alrs to Territorial conven
tion, to Lu ill-la at Tuusun, September 0,
lnj.eitor and judges of primaries apr
pointed as full j ad:
iomujloue, Frt Ward Inspector, CD
Reppi'i JuaifL-s, O W onai.i and J.l' M.cAl-,
lio.er; pulling puce, C N Uiuuiao'.
ijeioud Mara '..spcclur, F J Dodgej
judges, A O Muliuee uua Beuj James; pull
piucvr; itl fVsliluu otaUlc. . -'
Hi i id Ward Inspector,! .M-Isaacs; judge
A ll.u. ui.ui- aud U li Turueil; poiiiLg" -piacu
neXb lo lieaiv'g shoe store.
t uui tu v aiu r.icpccior, l; . uray ; Jtiugcs
J lira and J Ji aoi; poiliug place, corner"1
y.U and. Alien slicets.
.iliuua inspcctf.i. C W Leach; judjjeSj
beo Uiejuzy una 11 -M Moods.
Clarksuurir iUsuul-Loi-. James Martin:
juGirus, f jtddy aud 1'lmma Uarris; polling
plac, cilcrs uouse.
Bisuue Inspector, U C Stillman ; judges,
F Frame, ana J IS purr; polling place,
Suidiur Itoic Inspector, Joseph Taskcr:
judges, Burton aird C Overlock.
iaui:eys and Miller's caiiyons Iuipector,
J Halm.-; polling place, school house.
Fori Uuacnuca Inspeclur, J C Burnett.
Char.estou Inspector, J C Kiley; judges
AF i"aredcs uLd Williams.
Contention Inspector, E Gale.
Si. David Inspector, J Hill; judses, J '
MeKae and E F Hubbard.
B-usn Inspector, Cal Fiucli.
Ties Alamos Thos Baker.
Pool's Kauch Inspector, DrPool.
Kussellville Inspector, A Walker.
li Wiilcox Inspector, D H Suiiwj.judges,.
V-f t'eicy aud C M Hooker.
I" ll.ia t r.iln..i. ln.tii.fNir R.n Ciirv? tudi'f-4
'W T Cooper aud E F White. -
Fowcrs' Kaueli Inspector, Jamos Powers.
Ei Dorado Kanch Inspector, Blake.
Tevioton Inspector, Kciiaud.
Prue's Kaneh inspector, E Munta.
Banuinjis luepector, C Crouch: judge, T
West Huachuca Inspector, 3 Thomas;
udges, Ed Helms audTnomas Duncan; poll;
mg place, Thomas Raueh. ; ...
ntelor. Springs Inspector; - J T Morru
Gulden Rule Mill Inspector, AC Richards..
Santa Fe Ifard Inspector. J E Montandon
Kansa-s Catile Co Inspector, T R Sorln.'
Ki.uieat's Ruiieli Inspector, J D Kiuncar;
judges, B J JlcUrew and Alien.
.Moulezuuia and Ash Can on, joiutlyIn-
spceior, A U Emanuel; judges, O Overider
and C llamoiond; pulliug place, Ash Can.
Pulls to be opened at 10 a. m. and close at
6 p. m. Precincts at which no iuspcciors
and judges have been appointed will select
:hKir hoards of election. Inspectors ana
j..dges will till any s.ud all jaeaneies la
uoard of election.
Ordeieu tnut luC tet at the p-lmarles be:
I will support the Kepubileau ticket."
J. O. DUNBA.lt.
Chairman County Central committee
W. F. NICHOLS.
Tho tickets for the ratllo of Mr. Joataa
Jjrieiv's haudso-uely Improved property am
uuu reauv. iwiueiuoer inai iuis is ono ot
Ihe fiiiCsi gaideus in ToiuUsluue, theie- bo:
inr 10 bearing Iruil trets, besides m-iuy
otueis that will bear next season. Severn
grape vines ot difleienl varieties, now cov
ered with iusiioub fruit, cumut ud iroose,
btrry bu.hcs. Antbouy tun be com luted
by calling at Mr. Klrlcn-s residence back ef
the Union Hoda Works. Tickets arc forsalp
at the low price of one do'lar each, and can
be procured at Sol Israels, and all tho lead,
ing business houses iu towu. T-2lf
Wiieo you go to the city don't fall to see
Lei-.-r SumuierlieVl, under the BaUt nu"