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THE EPITAPH
$3 PER TEAK ""
Is published ecry Sunday, and con
tains all the news of the week as it
appears in The Daily Prospector-
Subsclbe Now
TH E EPITAPH
The Weekly Tombstone Epitaph
published ecry Sunday, will give sll
the news anil will l sent to any ad
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VOLUME XXXV
LIFE TERMER
WHO WAS CAUGHT
Decided to Turn Over His Gun After He
Traveled . With Officer for
Six Hundred Miles
REMARKABLE ACT OF
Dick Riley, an eicaped li'e term
convict In tbe Michigan eta'e peni
tentiary ot Jackson, who was captured
a tew days ago at Bakcrsfield, pa-fed
through Benson last week on his ay
to prison in caitody of a guard.
Riley's captor told a remarkable
story of bow his prltoner, after riding
with him COO miles, bad reached into
his shirt-front, drawn fcrth a loadd
automatic pistol and handed it over
Chafin Would Make Arizona Pro -hibition
Movol Appeal to Wo
men Votes to Aid Cause
Eugene W Chafin, tbe national
champion of Prohibition, mil male
an tffort to carry Arizona for prohi
bition in 1914 with the as- a'ance ot
the first votes of Arnica women.
Blank pledges are biog circulated
which bind the s gner to vote (or tbe
prohibition party if s majiriiy uf
roters agree to vote for it.
The promises of vhoea who will b
voters in 1914, as well a' tbe promises
of those wbo are qualified roters now.
are being accepted. Thu includes
women at well as men and b'ys and
Prisoner at Lordsburg Jail Burned
to Death in His Cell
A Lordsburg K M dispatch telling Lrdsburg lockup while confined
of tbe case John Bell, burned to death I tl erein. The caufe of the fire is un
in the Lordsburg jail, a coroner's jiir known to this jury,
rendered the following verdict: -'We report tbe jail as unsafe and
"We, the uodorsigned. coroner's ceneure the county authorities as re
jury, ioquiring into the death of John sponsible for this condition "
Bell, find that I bo deceased came toj
his death by being burned in the'
DR'
CREAM
BaKtygPo
Is a protection and guarantee
against alum which is found in
ihe low priced baking povdeis,
To be on the safe side when buyioij
baking powder, examine the label zn'
take only a brand shown to bo mado
" from Cream of Tartar.
CAPTURED CONVICT
to the guard with the remark:
"I guess I won't need this any
i more."
I Riley declared be liadbtcowe tiied
' of dodging officers since July 23 last.
I when he effected his escape. He was
i entenced to prion tor highway r' b
I bery in which be shot his victim.
GfiEntbfiains uougti HemeC
girls of 1H years as well as those who
are no" o age.
The m.ivmtnt was launched at tbe
recen' mee tug of the Women's Chris
tian Temperance union of Anioua at
t Tucson, hafin announced the plan
in an address before tbe union.
the pledge reads:
Wnen a majority of persons who
will be voters in 1911 hive signed this
I ajree to vote tbe Prohibition Part)
Ticket a1 tbe November election in
1914' (After mis follow tilatik lines
for the signature au address )
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TOMBSTONE.
Fire Destoys Cochise
Resident's Home
At Benson the residence of Mr
Barney F Flinn was totallv destroyed
by fire Monday nigh.. The los was
12000, ha.t ot which r covertd by
insurance. 'Juan Merrill, prmdeut
if tbe Bant of Benton, was injured
by a falling timber while be was as
sisting tbe fire fighters.
Former Tombstoner
Saves Boy From Burns
But for the quick action of VV T
Boyd, bead prescription clerk at the
DougU' drug store, Mtltrn Lindner,
aged 14 years, would probably have
bjen crippled for life when a five eal
lun carnov of sulphuric acid burst over
his legs Satutd-iy Wat. At it was
Boyd managed to pet off his ebcea
and stockings and i-pply neutraliiing
agents and he received only two or
three burns. Bijdiewell known in
Tombstone having been employed at
Flach' Drug store before going to
Douj'as.
o
Sunday In
Tombstone Churches
CiTHOJJC
First Mass Sunday morning at 8:00
a m for Mexicans second Maas at
H:' 0; sermon in English,
Benediction of the Bleesed Sacra
ment immediately after second Mass
on Sunday
Sunday School at 10 a m.
Maes at 7:30 a. m. on week days.
All are cordially invited lo attend
Rtr. Fatuer Makx, Pastor
METHODIST
Sunday bchool 10-00,'a. ro.
.Epxorlb League 7 p. in.
All are invited.
TKtYou Oktox, Pastor.
COKOBEQATION'AL
Sunday School 10, a. ra., E 11
Reeves, Supt.
Preaching at 11 a m and 7:30 p m.
Christian Endeavor a: 7. -00 p. m.
Everybody is cordially invited to
attend these services.
Rey. C. W. Dbxcax, Pastor.
ADVERTISED LETTERS
uncalled at the Tombstone Poitoffice
For the Past Week
The following is a list ot letters r
-naining in the general delivei) at tne
Cimbstone poatoffiee for the week
ending November 16, 1912.
Csberera, Felipa Etcher, J K
Girvin, Miss Mat- Ixlaba, Coocba
tie Raye. James
Raye. Frank Romero, Abelina
Romero, Abelino Paredes, Lionardn
When calling tor above letters, eaj
advertised,' giving date of adver
ti tement. A fee of Ic will be collect
ed oa each letter that it delivered.
Faiajrria D, Crabii
Postmaater.
New
Cases
Filed
PROBATE PBOCIEDINOS
Eat 8 ted man m!nors;order confirm
infi sale real estate.
E-tJBark;J B Anderson. C L
Jonefc and L J Overlook appointed ap
praisers IDst J J Boiby; Dee 13 day bearing
petition.
COCHISE COUNTY, ARIZONA-SUNDAY, DECEMBER 1,1912
Tombstone Town
Topics Tersely, Told
Visitors to City; Local and
Personal Items of Interest
Jesse Sanders re'urned to Bib e
last evening after spending Thanks
giving with parents and lombstone
friends.
Clarence Soilth was a returning
passenger lo Douglas jt-iterday alter
pending the Tbankegiviog holiday at
home.
Judge Daniel McFarlaud ihla morn
ing joinrd in roatrimooy Jaen George
Gomez and Senorita AngohnaSancbez,
both of Tombstone and popular mem
bers of tbe Mexican colony A grand
dance is to be held at Gae Hill to.
night in honor of the newly wedded
couple, hn are Iitig showered with
congratulations by their friends.
W. K Meade was en outgoing pas
senger for IStebee last evening on a
brief business trip.
Wm. Lu ley left yeitercsy frr Bis
beu on mining business.
Joe Hood and wife are Tombstone
visitors from their ranch in Sulphur
Spring Va ley.
Count) Treasurer Hid is doing
nobly -a i ill ni ce'.v auto, which is
seen on the boulevards these ds.
The county official's long experience
in handling county cash, "warrn'a"
the belief that he is a ' registered" and
enthusiastic autnist, nod the speed
limit is in imminent danger.
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ARIZONA NEWS
J)F INTEREST
Newsy Notes From All Over Arizona
Carefully Condensed for The
Prospector Readers
Edward Golden Higbaood, ago 3C,
DraKeman of tbe Arizona Eastern
railway, was found dead Friday uorn.
ing near the railroad tracka at Globe.
Allen Stroud and aon, Ernest, of
Phoenix, who have been negotiating
for a largecatile ranch in the Ma;er
t country .returned to Pbpenix, and
state tbe deal was ready to be closed
up for a big sum, when differences
aroae and negotiations ended when
theaignaturea were to.be attached to
tbe deed.
Mexican Consul Francisco Olivares
arrived in Globe from Clifton to make
an investigation into the death of
Toms Soto, who was found dead in
tbe wash off lower Broad Street some
three weeks ago. An inquest was
held over the remains of Soto at the
time and ttie coroner's jury returned a
verdict of death from softening ot the
brain, superinduced by alcoholism.
Some ona wrote to President Marero
of Mexico, saying the death had not
been properly looked into and that
the witnesses had sworn falsely and
wete not properly examined. Presi
dent Madero orfertd the matter in
vestigated through tbe Mexican con
sular service, which ordered Alvarez
to Globe.
At Winslow Tbnrsday morning last
Franciato Garcia killed bia partner, an
unknown Mexican who answered to
tbe name of ' Whitey," in one of the
all-ys back of tbe Methodist cburcbi
by striking htm In tbe face ith a
brick. Garcia, it teems, had no
grudge to settle and only explains hia
art i-v the statement that, be was
'arunk-
jBuiaxammgUmmmmiamm
Hichard Ilaiilaod one of the old
. pi neere of Cochise county and note a
resident of Douglas, was a Tombstone
visitor today circulating among old
friends and a'quaintances here.
Deputy Sheriff Harry IUfTerty left
last evening (or Jerome, Yavapai conn
ty, where he goes to bring a Mexican
prisoner wanted at Bisbee tor robbery
of Ibe Copper Queen store. A stolen
watch identified as part of the proper"
ty lost was found on tbe prisoner and
he will be brought back bete for trial.
Elks Memorial Sundar will be
observed at Bisbee tomorrjw by the
Elks lodge of that city, of which lodge
quite a number of Totnbatonites are
members. Many local members will
attend the cereracnies, leaving bert
via auto.
Mrs J A Bnckfellow and Mrs Frank
Demarest left yesterday for Tucson, as
lombstone delegates to attend tbe
meeting of Arizona Sunday school
teachers in session in that citv.
YOU CAN SECURE THREE GREAT
MAGAZINES
The Cosmopolitan Magazine, Hearsts
Magazine and Good Housekeeping,
and tbe Los Angeles Examiner, de
livered to your home eacb day. All
four publications for5o-nta a month.
Order from our agent, Prank Yaple
of Tombstone, or address the LOS
ANGELKS EXvulNEK, LOS AX
GKLEd, UAL.
Tucon high ecbool defeated tbe
BUtee high school football team Sat
urday by a score of 19 to 7. The Tuc
son team p'.unied, ploughed and
passed its way to victory.
At Winslow, an explosion occurred
at the round house list Tuesday even
ing which resulted in the death of
Valentine Trujil'o and the injury of
4.doIfo Jarmillo, both employes of tbe
Santa Fe. In some unaccountable
manner a leak from tbe tank came in
contact with atorch and tbe explosion
followed.
A series of picture envelopes, which
oil) give to the outsidtr a clear and
si mprebeDsive idea of Tucson and its
tractiventss,is teiog planned by
Sece'ary John F Myers ot the ch m.
ber of comma :e.
At Tucson, the Ariz na National
bini has been reorganized with a
capital stock off 100 ,000. The capi
tal stock heretofore has beeo $30 ,000.
John M Ormaby has resigned as
cisbie-.
Simon Acosta, a Papago Indian,
was lodged in tbe city jail in Douglas
Monday night The Indian reverted
to bis ancestral facul y for doing tbe
Marathon and covered nine blocks
before he was finsllr captured by the
officer who was obliged to shoot over
his head twice. 'A complaint will be
made against Acoata tor abducting a
twelve year old Mexican girl.
Metcalf will soon have a new achool
bu'lding topcoat $18.000, hating eight
rooms.
ARIZONA SUNDAY
SCHOOL CENSUS
Over 11,000 Children Attend Sunday
Schools Regularly Every Sabbath
in New State
ASSOCIATION HOLD
That Arizona has 11,000 Sunday
School pupils in 218 schools was a r
port to the fifteenth annual conven
tion of the Arizona Sunday School as
sociation which met atTucon Friday
afternoon at the First Methtdiet
church. The report was made by
Secretary C R Craig ol Phoenix. The
figure ia based on reports from 113
schools ar.d an estimate for the rest
Secretary Crai; has been diligent in
hunting for Sunday schools hidden
Loyal Bisbee Montenegrans Were
Not Permitted to Fight Turkey
-Coming Back to Arizona
The Bisbee Montenegrr.ns who Irft
Bisbee, marcbiug doAa Breucry
gulch to martial music, were reliii-cil
the privilege of ficiiting fur their
native land according to a Servian
newspaper, portions of which were
translated for the Review.
Eight hundred of these pa'notic
Muntenegrans nho left America aitd
returned to their native land to ttlo
up the fight against Turkey were
Tombstone's Ideal Climate Wins
Eastern Visitors Who Will Lo
cate Here
As an evidence ot the beneficial ef
fects of Tombstone's matchless cli
mate, the charm of our eltitude ant
healthfulnees of ozone, free from hu
midity, is the fact that Mr, K. B
Vallance and wife, recent vi-itor to
Tombstone from Gene'se, X, Y., have
invested in local real estate, having
purchased the Wilcox property, in
cluding several business locations and
residences, and tbe visitors will hcate
here It is pleasing to note tba' our
climatic conditions are attiacting
health seekers from the east who mil
spread the fame of Tombsti ne's sun
bine, tbe best water on earth and
$idow of Arizona Teamster Sues
for $5,000 Damages for Death
of Husband
A suit asking for $5000 damages fcr
tbe death of her husrand was filed
in tbe office of tbe clerk of tbe super
ior court at Globe by Mrs Khides, ad
ministratrix of tbe estate ot John
Rhodes, deceased, against the Ameri .
can Smelting and Refiniog company
The complaint alleges that on Nov
ember 26 last, tbe deceased was work
ing for the company at Havden as a
teamster. While driving a four-horeo
team with the wagnn beavily loaded
with grain on aateep grade, the brake
Jrelnsed to work, 'owing to a warped
NO 95
ANNUAL MEETING
away from the mountains or on the
derts, in ths efiort to get a com
plete liet.
Send your wild animal skins to A
II Hilton Mer. Co. San Antonio N
M. They have outlet to manuactur
ers in Europe and always net you
highet pr.ces Send tor pamphlet
Learn how to takecara o your catch.
Losr One sterling silver fountain
pen. I'iodir please return to Wm.
Mcritarron.'stT. C. M. office, and re
ceive reward.
turned down when they arrived at t'10
Muntencpran capital and told that
tl ey could not bo accepted, as tbe
government already had as many men
in the field as the country could sup
port. According to the Servian newspaper
the Bisbee Montenegrins were warmly
theuked for their patriotism. It is
probable that many ol tbem will re
turn to Bisbse.
everything that contributes to man's
longevity. Excellent scLools, well
' tended churches, with ledges and
nocieties well represented is an in
e ntive that begits gcod citizenehip,
and the PsosPECTOK,as representative
of the peopln of Tombstone, extenJs
a heartv welcomed) thnA aAp1rln ..
ideal ho-re city in which to rear a
ami y.
Foe Sale Combined writing deak
and book caae. also two parlor chairs.
Inquire C G Johnson, Fremont street,
near Fourth
Ten dollars a aay easily made by
local agent. Write for full informa
tion at once. Arizona Sales Agency.
Phoenix, Arizona. Ml
.wheel on tbe wagon Rhodes was
iiirown vioienuy to me ground, killed,
and then run over by the team
WANTED Tbe Cosmopolitan
Grrup requires the service nf a repre
sentative in Tombstone and surround
ing territory, to look alter subscrip
tion renewals, and to extend circula
tion ty special methods which have
prayed unusually successful. Salary
and commission. Previous experience)
desirable but net essential. Whole
time or srare tin.e. Address, with
references. Charles C. Schwer, The
Cosmopolitan Group, 381 Fourth Ave.,
New Yot'k Cltr.
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