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THE MOHAVE COUNTY MINER aND OUR MINERAL WEALTH. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 1918.
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S. W. Leonard was a Sunday visitor
here fiom Sclignian.
G. W. Putman spent a day heie this
week fiom The Big Sandy.
E. A. Robinson came down from
bright Creek last onday.
F. 1?. Brown of Needles, California,
was one of the residents of that city
who visited Kingman Monday.
F. Is. Ransom was a Kingman visi
tor Monday from Yampai.
J. H. Townsend and wife came in
from the Williams Tungsten mines on
last Thursday and are visiting here
for a day or so.
ERROR Last week through an in
advertence an article published in the
Minor, Mineral Wealth mentioned that
H. R. Warner and daughter were vis
iting here. It should have said that
H. R. Warner and wife were Kingman
Dan S. Richards is at home again
after a summers' vacation spent away.
C. A. Imus was down irom Hack
berry this week.
George Sharp, one -.of Holbrook's
citizens, was numbered among the
crowds of Kingman one day this week.
Owen Roberts of Chloride y sited
here from the lead", camp Wednesday
F. A. Zuch was one of several visi
tors here from Holbrook this week-.
C. M. Hightower ona of the well
known salesmen making- this section
was here Thursday from Phoenix.
George A. Thomas, one of the well
known young men of Oatman, spent
last Saturday in Kingman.
J. H. Simmer was here Wednesday
last from Phoenix.
A. Patterson was' a visitor to town
from Prescott the early part of this
Mrs. A. P. T. Hartley of Jerome ar
rived here from that camp-last Wednesday.
R. J. Williams is a Glcndale, Ari
zona visitor to this-section.' l
J. W. Brown and wife 'are .Jerome
Mrs. Joe Boone, of Berkeley, Cali
fornia, visited with Mr. and Mrs. P.
E. Gillispie, in Kingman the past week,
returning home Thursday evening last.
Mrs. Boone was a former resident of
Kingman and is quite well known to
G. S. Holmes and wife and William
Neagle departed to Los Angeles last
Monday evening, where they will re
main a week or two. Mr. Neagle will
visit with his family and Mr. Holmes
will attend to important business mat
ters. L. H. Foster returned a few days
ago from Ihe Cactus Queen camp,
where he had been at work surveying
up more than 3000 acres of mining
land for that company. The Cactus
Queen has one of the best propositions
in the county, practically all of its
estate bein ghighly mineralized, the
values bein gin copper and some gold.
Miss Jones, the pleasant young tea
cher of the Hackberry school, was a
visitor to Kingman yesterday.
T. W. Foster and wife of Prescott
are lati arrivals here from that sec
Joe Garrehy was a Thursday visitor
here from Peach Springs.
Mrs. Edward Bowes is at home af
ter a summer's vacation in Northern
Dr. Edward Bowes departed to San
Francisco, California last evening.
Victor Johnson and G. W. Imel are
two of Oat man's citizens visiting here.
The Bonelli boys, W. E. and Frank,
are at home for a short .furlough.
Estelle R. Shultz was a Kingman
visitor from Oatman last Saturday.
Jos. A. Johnson was in town Sat
urday last from Phoenix.
Around the County
people visiting here. , ""'
C. L. Nabers came in from Clark
dale, Arizona last "Wednesday and was
a guest of the Beale,, . 0 !"
W. H. Davis of Prescott is a visitor
from the Mile High City.
Charles W. Millertwas; .-here this
week on one of his frequent business
trips from San Bernardino. '
J. C. Mahara of Oatman visiteti in
Kingman Monday, ,,
Mrs. M. Burton-and. daughters and
Mrs. S. B. Melville of the BritishJWest
Indies formed a pajty $firoute to Cal
ifornia, who were guests. of the Beale
last Tuesday night, .
A. Smith of Whittier, California,
and Fred S. Smith of Somerset, Mich
igan were vistors here last Tuesday
D. E. Kellcy spent several days heic
this week from Williams.
Wm. Shaw and wife visited King
man Tuesday last from Stockton hill.
E. O. Stein of Phoenix was a Cap
ital City visitor here this week.
W. H. Asp is a Winslowite who vis
ited Kingman Tuesday.
A. C. Werden came in from Gold
road last Tuesday and remained here
for a couple of days attending to busi
E. M. Kelly and wife weie Friday
visitors to Kingman from the Levia
than mine, coming here to attend to
David Babbitt came down from
Flagstaff last Sunday and remained
here for several days looking after his
interests in this section,""
Chloride visitors were many- here
this week. Among this number we
saw: Bernard Vogt, J. C. Kennedy, H.
M. Spargo, Charles P. Fauth and T.
G. T. Duncan visted heie from
Hackberry this week.
0. N. Creswell of Phoenix was a
visitor here this week.
Jack Lamu was a, Hackberry .yisitor
here last Monday.
S. H. Schultz -was here' Monday
from Camp Hamme.
Judge Carl G. Krook went to Hol
brook last Sunday and returned home
in the early part" of this week after
several days spent in that city at
tending to legal matters.
Jack Daw is spending a few days
here from Stockton Hill, where he has
been at work for the past several
W. C. Klein returned last evening
from Navajo, Arizona where he has
been visiting for the past couple of
weeks with relatives. Mrs. Klen will
W. P. Hill is a Hackberryite visiting
John Zalaha of
heie Satuiday lasc.
Frank C. Soto spent Saturday and
Sunday here from his Colorado River
D. S. Carmichael is one of Prescott
citizens who visited here leeently.
G. S. Haskins, wife and baby aim
ed here last Saturday and registered
at the Beale hotel. Mr. Haskins has
disposed of his business interests at
Needles and is once more to take up
his residence here. He is not a
.stranger by any means, having served
many years in Mohave county, and
nwny friends will be glad to see him
again among the number of its citi
zens. E. M. Rogers was here Wednesday
from Stockton Hill for supplies.
D. E. Brown of Jerome, Arizona is
one of the new arrivals here from
that end of the state.
Paul Cole is a new arrival here from
Mrs. A. B. Rosenbair and chidren
arrived in Kingman yesterday from
J. O, Martin, revenue collector, re
turned yesterday from a few days
in Oatman on legal business affairs.
Jamed Curtain drove in from his
ranch last evening and returned the
same evening with a load of supplies.
Louis Bangeas is one of the late
visitors: here from the Big Sandy.
J. E. Strumquist of Goldroad was
one of the late draft men called for
Special Correspondence to the
Mohae County Miner
A libcity loan rally was given last
Wednesday evening at the miners un
ion hall where a small but patriotic
Mr. C. B. Cravens, chairman of the
evening told how Chloride had gone
over the top and at the piesent time
had subscribed $13,450.00
The school childien sang two songs
"When the boys come marching back"
and "While they are fighting the Kais
er" and also gave a drill which was
Mrs. P. S. Virgin read a letter
which the German Crown Prince was
supposed to have written to his father,
The Kaiser. The Crown Prince toll
1-is father th?t they had been awaj
from the Rhine river 'so long that they
just couldn't stand it any longer so
they were runing back there just a;
fast as they could. He also asked
his? father to send his soldiers some
breast plates to put on their backs as
they vere going the other way now
and that the Amricans were playing
The Star Spangled Banner on the
plates that they had on their backs
now with machine guns. He also saio
that he was writing the letter on the
run as he was in a great hurry to get
back, and if they were not the best
fighters they were the best runndrs.
Next on the program was a solo by
Mrs. Walker who sang, "For your boy
and my boy."
Miss Emma Berny a Chloride
school teacher spoke on the 4th liberty
loan and why we should give all that
we could for Uncle Sam.
Music was rendcied hv Miss Gladys
St. Charles and was appreciated by all
who were there.
A dance was given after the pro
gramme and all had a very enjoyable
Mr. J. E. Foley who has for some
time owned the Rex theatre has sold
his interest in the same to A. Nord,
who w ill operate the theatre from now
J. A. Helley from Los Angeles wa
a Chloride visitor.
A. Patterson was in Chloride for a
few days from Los Angeles.
M. J. Kelly, superintendent of the
Tennessee mine left this week for I os
Angeles on business.
Mr. and Mrs Riley Hart and little
daughter Julia who have Deen visiting
their relatives, Mr. and Mrs. Telly
Bland and Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Bland
returned to their home at Coalinga,
California last Wednesday.
Mrs. Jeff Bland, who' has been very
sick is rapidly recovering.
Whooping cough is very popular at
Signal, so much so that school will
have to be discontinued for a time.
' Mr. McCormack of Alamo was in
Signal last Monday and Tuesday.
Mr. Telly and Jeff Bland made a
business trip to Kingman Monday,
Special Correspondence to the
Mohave County Miner
School opened last week with an at
tendance of twenty.
The Sunday school class of the
First Intermediate Grade celebrated
last Friday evening with .a class pro
gram and nielon feast.
Mrs. Caleb Haight from Cedar City
is here visiting a few! weeks with her
daughter Mrs. Arthur D. "Cox.
Mrs. Sarah Thurston left for Canon
ville this week.
Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Perkins
started to Hurricane today.
Cane Beds has seven soldier boys
at the front, with a couple more ex
pecting to leave soon.
Mrs. Lettie Cox from Orderville is
here visiting relatives.
September has been one of our rain
iest months this year. This is unus
ual for our section.
Though we suffered a severe
drought during the past summer our
district could make a very fair exhibit
of dry farm crops. Our most suc
cesful crops aie coin, cane, milo maize
and sudan grass, wheat, melons,
squash, beans and potatoes.
A petition to the county supervisors
has been going around this week to
secure a voting precinct tor Cane
WHEN HE COMES I
I HOME I
(My Boy From France)
'Twill seem like spring to me when
he comes home
E'ere though soft snowflakes fill the
For in my heart sweet birds will sing
The glad flowers bloom, most every
where. It seemed so lonely since he went
Each day I've missed him in a thou
Whilst every hour my thoughts would
Where he was. Love needs not
'Twill seem like hope and love were
each my own,
When he that is my cherished lad
And Life and Time that slow have
With Youth and Haste the hours
So humbly proud so favored will I
With this dear one, so dearly old,
yet strangely new,
That everyday will Springtime seem
And Joy will light each task that I
Mrs. M. P. Chapman
Yucca, Ariz. Sept. 1918.
in the U. S.. A.
Bonds Puts "U"
Our district is fast becoming noted
as a melon section. It would delight
usi to set a sample of our water mel
ons, musk melons, cantaloupes and
casabas, on the table of the editor of
our County paper.
Ed. Note We're willing.
examination yesterday, after which he Beds We fee, that this is one of our
reiurnea to rus nome at tne camp.
"Strummy" is one of the boys who
would like to be jn the ranks, as he
has already sought admission as a vol
unteer and been rejected for some
slight physical defect.
Mrs. Charles Dutton and baby re
turned from Bremerton, Washington
yesterday to upend the winter with her
Charles P. Sherman and Mrs. Sam
Brethour came in from the Banner
J. T. Sheffield came down from
Puntenney, Arizona last evening and
spent the night at the Beale hotel
here. Mr. Sheffield was a former
resident of this county, being a resi
dent of Oatman for several years.
Mrs. E. D. Purviance of Attica,
Indiana, is visting with her bi other
W. E. Campbell and family at the
Standard Minerals Camp. After a
few days she will continue on to Los
Angeles, California, where she will
spend a vacation.
Brayton Douglas and Adeline Perry
of Oatman were united in marriage by
Justice of the Peace J. H. Smith last
J. C. Lane, exsheriff of this county,
who has been at the new smelter tovn
of Verde, has gone to Nitro, W. Va..
where he will entor the sen'ice of ;he
GETS PRIZE RATTLER
James H. Beauchamp killed the big
gest rattler that has been seen in this
part of the country, last Saturday.
The snake measured 5 feet in length
and three inches through the widest
part of the body. It had nine rattles
and a button. The snake was killed
near Cerbat point, on the highway
leading to Kingman. This place has
been noted for the number and great
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'Take the Helm from Wllhelm Buy
apd it is probable that the rocky
buttes nearby are greeding grounds
for the reptiles.
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OCT. 15 and 16, 1918.
Now is your opportun-
ity to buy your fall hat
as we have a -special
On account of War
times we have made ar- I
rangements different to 5
our usual fall openings. 1
We will have an extra
assortment of Hats at
about 25 per cent cheap-
er than at any other
time". Be prepared to
get your hat on this
date if you intend to f
treat your purse fair,
these days, you will be
able to buy your self a
nice hat, m prices rang-
mg irom 5
$5 to $6, $7,1
$8, $9, and $10 1
Ice Boxes on Wheels
Refrigerator cars for carrying meat are ice
boxes traveling on wheels.
Most people in America would have to go
without fresh meat, or would have to pay
more for what they could get, if it were not
for these traveling ice boxes.
Giistavus F.', Swift, the first Swift in the
packing industry, saw the need of these
traveling ice boxes before others.
He asked, the railroads to build them. The
railroads refused. ' They were equipped, kn&
preferred to haul cattle rather than dressed beef.
So Gustayus ,F. Swift had to make the cars
himself. The first one was a box car rigged
up to hold ice.' Now there are 7,000 Swift
refrigerator cars. Each one is as fine, an ke
box as you have in your home.
Day and night, fair weather and foul,
through heat and cold, these 7,000 cars go
rolling up and down the country, keeping meat
just right, on its way to you.
Thus another phase of Swift & Company's
activities has grown to meet a need no one
else could or would supply in way that
matched Swift & Company ideas of being
When you see one of these Swift & Company
cars in a train, or on a siding, you will be
reminded of what is being done for you as the
fruit of experience and a desire to serve.
Swift & Company, U. S. A.
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M. G. WAGNER, Prop'.
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Above is part of our alphabet and a very small
part for we carry everything for the auto ask us
if you don't see what you want.
Gas, oils and repair service second to none.
"All our own goods guaranteed as represented."
STANDARD AUTO STAGE
OFFICE: BEALE HOTEL LOBBY, PHONE BLUE 147
BONDED CARS COMPETENT DRIVERS
Car Leaves' Kingman for Oatman 8:30 A. M.
Returning, Leaves Oatman 2:00 P. M.
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New Modern Plant
Phone Blue 127
One Block East
Arizona Central Bank