latest 'Development!, und Item of Interest .W.
Itelevautlto the l'etrolenm Industry.
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CAPITAL UTOCK aaO.OOQ.-
OIL STOCKS. Oil VKIJH, OIL LANDS,
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Sc Vara Office. 14 BfOJ.
t mnuHi Office. Oilluhjnre Wdf.
HtFININCm, ALU BBAUMONT WANK
Dally Market Letter on Application.
CARGILL & RICHARDSON,
COTTON, GRAIN, PROVISIONS AND STOCKS,
Direct PrHate Wire.
Liverpool Cotton Association.
New York Cotton Exchange.
New Orleans Cotton Exchange,
Chicago Board of Trade.
Houston Oil & Stock Exchange
Nev Orleans Oil Exchange
tkaumont Oil & Stock Exch.
Oil ShlpmenU. report i about JJ.uuO.Oou barrels short (
The following la tho report for ye- on k aeral von niton. Wtu-u ui-h larse ;
truay, eovering ahlpmcnta lnce la.t reservoirs of tho rue of the German
imported, tbero being a lapse of one Amerltan Oil Co aud the ..ockwood'
Car by rail, 410; barrels, t9.03. ttro tn not utentloued, uro omitted,
Tar by water. J52; barn-la. 42.000. an tno 0n ,U,.D famllar with tho altua
Previous day, ara. 2H barrel. 4.- tion can discern In au-Instant where
this 3,0(10,000 burrela will bo made up.
Total for tbo montb, cart, 6508: Tho'report U given as the figures of the
Urn-is. M5.8M. government and not as tboBO of tho
. Enterprise and the errors therein are
All i-ouvor&ant with tbo subject seem
inclined to dl.puto tbo certainty of
too numoroua to mention specifically,
Tbo following I the report:
Read & Andrews
Oil, Water. Salt and Prospect Wells
Rachford s Real Estate Office
Oldest Land Agency in Jefferson County.
Headquarters for City Property, Oil, Rice
and Farm Land, City and County.,
854 Pearl Street, Beaumont, Texa
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. 1 1
Harry Bros. CO.
Mi corniaoied Gaiuanizcd sieel
For all purposes uboveor
Kail road Sugar House
and Oil Well and Wngou
Tanks. Tanks for Factories
and Cotton Seed Oil Mills.
No Leuks, Pure Water, No
U!Ki M,No Monqultos.
OFFICE FACTOMV t03S lUimo.o
Phone G3o.gBeaumont, Texas
IF YOU WANT TO BUY
OR SELL A BARGAIN IN THE
OIL FIELDS, or in
CITY PROPERTY, consult
Rooms 214 and 216 Kyle Opera House Building
1 i a a i v a a a
Petroleum Iron Works Co.
vast profits to tho manufacturers ioi- Gu(foy Co 8 0UU maNUFACIUREKS AND BUILDERS
lowing tho introduction of Beaumont nKKg Co 525 000 on-r-ci othd APCTAMIO
oil "n unlimited quantltlea. The accea- j,IkkIuh Co oou, O I CtL O I I nnrv,
clbKlty and al.undunc of Beaumont oil Ix)na . & C. Co 12 000J 01 LRE FI N E R I ES,
have no tended to any wastefullne nyw0od 75 0U0, CI CI OIL EQUIPMENT.
In handling and txansportatlon. Tho ffu,ionul O. & P. I 000
quickest and shortest routes for tranK- .-at!) O. & P .1-
portation are the siaijix.t of deep con- s,,d e Top Co
fclJerntlon at present to those Interest- Keith -Ward Co
ed In th oil enterprise, in this con- yC,ow jno co
nectl'in it i understood that there Is 'pcxas q0
no doubt that ft company will be operat- Jxjne Afro Co
Ing abortly a barge Uno over the route L),ndon q. & P. I
shown In the TSmea-Demoerat recently. FGorwn,-a Red. Co...
The essential advantage of thUi route
is that It lesscrs the distance from Sab
ino Pas to N'"v Orleans by 110 miles.
This great saving Is or Uie more mi- 1IlKBinK co
portanee from the fact that it includes ( at LUCAS.
besides the acturJ! gain in distance the Gllff,.y Co
elimination or the river current for Gufft,yco
eighty miles of tho river's length, the Tpas p,, 0il Co
result of entering the river at a point Tcx!is Fuel O. Co
thirty-five miles from New Orleam, Jone S(ar ond c. Co 37 500
through a series of canals connecting Uufai0 & Ditlers.
that point with Grand,, Pass at the
enterance o lBarat&ria Bay. So the dis
. IT--. . Y. .
tance saven in actual nrnes on i
.. 20 000
. 220 000
. 112 500
. 100 000
. 37 500
AT EL VISTA.
Total. 1 H2 500
AT PORT ARTHUR.
round trip Is figured at 220 and the Guffey c0
saving in elimination of current Is csti- G y Co 5G2 500
mated at about 30 miles. This total or
some 260 miles is regarded as one
of the most substantial commercial ad
vantages ever possible for New Or- Gllffey Co 1 430 000
leans. Nat. O. & P. L 55 000
The route of the proposed waterways Nat o. & P. L 1 55 000
in detail is as follows: Grand Texas Co... . 75 000
Pass across Baataria bay through Bay-
OIL LANDS FOR SALE
IN PROVEN TERRITORY,-
ou Landry, and then through several
Ismail canals and cutoffs (to be dredg)
1 615 000
'ed,) running through very soft prairie Sun1 Co 200 000
? I marsh. Then Lake Laurie connects i . ,
We have the output of a gushing
well on Spindle Top for sale. Tho
'these cutoffs with Myrir.e Grove uayou; i t
(2 there may be some delay in securing AT SABINE PASS
,T u ot.f frrnil nrnnprtv npar Mvrtle GroVfl ToTna VnrJ! Oil Co 100 000
plantation, as there will be the neceu- Lone S. & C. Co HO 000
'slty of holding the property in fee j
'Klmnl. TVrt.nl. HO 000
2 I To secure sufficient depth throughout
j the .length of these waterways considsr
5 'able dredging will be necessary, but
I depths of ten feet or more are found Georgetown-Waco OK Co,
ji in many parts of the route, and the building, Beaumont.
I 'lower of these figures is ample fori
xwvj-usvtS 'light-draft barges, as the cost of trans- The oil people have been given
l r.i'in.- baiVeils from one barge to rather to entertaining today than to
. - - - another is smai'l. At one-half a cent a doing oil business. They want the
barrel the heavier barges could be immigration agents to have a good
I. nonri Pncs nnH t rfl n sfpr , f i mp and thev want to show them
jroade to the light-draft barges, allowing j Beaumont in her best attireand
the seag-oing barges to return at once : that is easy.
(2 i r further cargoes. I v
Jj The possibility of direct north and There were several Boaumonteis in
I soiu.i waterways between the Gulf ami ! Houston yesterday and the Post man
S3) j New Oil cans a ro immense, particular-j there realizing that Beaumont
OIL TANK SITES,
ii- 500 TOWN LOTS.
i; Madilin.Wiess & Kyle
i I ' W. P: H. McFADDIN, Mgr. 386 Tevis St.,
i i P. H. WIESS, Sec'y & Treas. BEAUMONT, TEXAS
15 years Experience Handling Properties.
Desire the Agency of City and furburban Lot, both
Improved and Unimproved, to fill the Orders con
stantly received for this cla.s of property
Manny rcicivcu lur mis iibm ui jiiujrtii.-- , fit, ' , .. . ,. 4,,. it .,vlli,i i. ,..,,11
r m ;y when it is taken into consideratioti good thing and that it would hi'
Pnncfant Innuirv fnr RucinpQC Prnnprtx S iil,at in tno inU,r tno routc lKht 1,0 i wortb 1,is u,"e t0 BCt a" k:n1 an1
bonsiaiii iniuiiy iui DUbintibb riupcuy. 5, (leepfinrd as to almit orthi, lSo of l,a3Sts of pin.o,ls f then, st.uu
FiK-ilitios for completing 50,000 barrels storage capacity por month.
Main Office and Works, Washington, Pa.
Southern Urunch Oltfcos, lioom 9. Starke Building, Beaumont, Tex.
Gedchaux Building, New Orleans. Comcana, Texas.
Sour Lake Oil Lands
AT PRICES THAT WILL ASTONISH YOU.
For a few days I will offer for sale a few one are tracts in the
S. S. ASHE TIJ ACT, located only 2,500 feet from the Gushers, at
prices that will suit the bargain hunter.
If you want to get in ou the "ground floor now is the time to
buy. Don't wait until the wells now drilling on land adjoining
these tracts, come in Gushers it ,will then he too late. The Hig -gins
OU & Fuel Company have purchased a block of it. If interest
ed, call on or address
JAMES F. WEED, SgSff BEAUMONT.
Fire, River, Marine,
General Insurance Agent:
Phone No. 9.
II I HI
Rooms 'V ami 21 'A Opera House.
by vcss.'ls of heavy draft.
his gaff in the newsy side of a few
(; the rout
'1 ... . , I ..( !.... .. Ill, thn fiilWivvillir r. sults
BBWWtRE iAsMoirom the commema, auv.n 6, , ' -
of .'.he proposeil waterways, a direct ' h- ai'eei, a pumiuuni pu
r ' " " .I'cimmunltation would be effeeted with ! sieian and land owner of Jefferson
county, spent Saturday ami hunuaj
Combining Prospective Oil Lands, RiceL-ands and valuable Taylor bayou Wa
ter front. All in one. Will be sold in any sized tract, from 10 acres to J00O
acres, at conservative Rice Land Prices.
This land is located at first high ground on Taylor's bayou, (near Slgier'a
Bluff) about five miles above Doc:s and Oil Wharf at Port Arthur, from
which there is 25 feet of water to Gulf. Three Miles of Water Front 12 fees
depth in Taylor's Bayou to docks ai reetiy south of Spindle Top, (Eight
miles) with adjoining land especlallyeiited to Earthern Tanks. Will sell
separately or in combination. Smallt aets, high land, with 1-16, 1-8 or 1-4
mile water front. Length of pipe lineabout 13 miles. Can reach tide water
with facilities afforded by 12 feet depth in 8 miles. This land lies on the well
efined ridge extending from Spindla Top to Wig Hill (Jefferson county) at
which latter place is just now attracting attention by recent strike. Two
miles east of the Forward Reductioacompany's recent 7000 acre purchase,
in which locality they have sunk riven-ells and still drilling others. Two
m.--!s west of iCl Vista station, locationo: the large oil storage station of J. M.
Guffey Co. A first class Gusher Der.fectly constructed For sale at an at
Also Port Arthur lots and adjacent acreage fcr sa'e.
For prices, terms and other inrorinat'on address:
J. K. DRUMMOND. Port Arthur, Texas.
LIST YOUR STOCKS WITH
5PINDLI-T0P INVESTMENT COMPANY,
Old Oil Exchange Bldg , Beaumont.
tvt c t it ri n
fctate in th I nn i W
tf and -rll al I'
Oi1Slk ti IVmitiM
ton aud ir u a r a n r
aliJatiii'i. S'-ritl i
hUn. k LfMrr .tiul t-
O ' ElCJlt:r A H .ii
thf purf-washed i.-Iands of the Gulf
.... ,.t..i.iv n,-,,wi icin.,,f r.r.n.,1 i '.ii Houston anil wink- n-r.' ciox-n a
.r !. !.ni for ono of the larto-t liac.ts of;?
1 1 l l i aii'i. -
n.... i...w k. h.v,n i,rr,M..h in ih laud v(T sold in Jc-fiVr.son roiinty.
sit.. r lb.- :.,:.- and tho work of im- The tract consists of 1"0.0'" a.-r-s
31 Saratogai Sour Lake
TilK NEW GlhlHCR FIELD
t. ,1. ..!i, ... . .i.oic.' ruo land and is s'tuatnl in
U II llli; I . 1 1 ' I! .1 II II VI V. Ill Ull I-U-JUIIJ
and the ..wnors r Bcattmont gushers in i the immediate vicinity of Beaumont.) v V(.ie tra,.ts ono yds. north Hook's GI.'-r N-.v
ltfta)-,t..r.st.M in the enterprise hone soon i The doctor was not ready to fmn- v ; trac-, !n M. Ik.:
' 'to have the opportunity of shipping' the names of the pmvl.as..,-, orj. Cush.r at Sour Ike'a --l:.nUy.
',l,,r oil bv the new rctc-Timcs-. he price but he stated that b, t
;ivn,rat. No",1"'n f'f.. Le LI are all in S. Jackson I.eaUe.
the price as as much as ralt a'-
i ir. R'avi;. survey
x'.ua survey. At
On1 a re tract
i.e. These Sour
-tta. v.ct r
TOO ten Ca
AMERICAN NATIONAL BANK,
Jno. F. Hargrave,
Z?. AM r BLAXCHCTT LUli-DiNG.
Of Beau moot.
CAPITAL STOCK, S1C0.C00.
Cithtng Dnwn n all Principal Cities of the World.
r. r,. "S- -"- ,V r" : ' of the Moras
uniieu laieb uepobiiary. l.nnrm.n . a .cooith-.gy
'of .-m:.tv tars tm hand rieht at the,ae Neeh'a.
- . - . nrr !t;r-.e ar.J the (ons.in.nt deminuation "Branmont.- said Mr
F. J. A. R. C. DUFF, , .,'!., l-oeinnine to expand
,1 j :.. .1 .. I. r.r.-4 r fc , ' ll.-S lUSllUCU at 1U1 liiiiir. I
1 iii.im 1 1,1.11 tii- iri 1 vii'i 1 1111- . ...
l-nite.l State government offiei.il i! The tract will be immediately. ;
!.he amount of oil in tans :u this neld. '-i-emd up for c ionization and th- y
It,,.. -in..., nr.. . h..r t h. t ank.-, immediate future will seo just that.y
stamls. but was empty at tho time, j much more land devoted to rice eul-1
The r. port cannot be regaraed as thow ,ure. G. H. Works, ntary to th-; i-O.O.OrtvVv. ?
I . - r . v, llct .(j.! 11 1 I'fim-!
ing the averace amount of oil stored manafc-r i
'for the reason that oa June 1 the date ?any. was a vis tor to Ho.iMon yes-.
d been! terday and talked entena;ninj:iy ami
ntbusiasti. ally about the tjneen ot
th den:and baJ
Fccire 15. 16. an 17. Cordova Anne.
f o l in t!:" tani
-.a' y ft ..r. -J n -anhen and 'tiT' i,r,t rars
Stock Exchange buildirc, i
We Buy, Sell and Deal in
Qd Stocks Bond and t
I ;-Bral rrmctlc la
T. Ol X"i In t
runtime in two
-s M'K J! to inJividuals i. ks ana ' -
'n .c.-.,.l-d in th-s r. ? n either at:d rm will ort.y - -Cc-ruc
U-,1 a-r.St.t of oil above rO'-' the
.' ' s :ti shnn'T b tv-fl to th
ttf.f r -r a v. iw as wi .-.. -
i .V. . .n-rf n . . l
tm.. r.f :-.. nver tn -
Enterpr-ae. . .... r. ,,,, tbe .v,, ;nE t4 nrnernn. ot-r "r
Ca'd.-r avti"". "ir ' '
r r i -
ii t r - I -- r
This rPf i 'h- : -ir-'
l'-;t tiic fi.o- .Tie
at 1 arl 'tn .
! ENTERPRISE BOILER GO.
5 Tack. f.-el ?-aks. lV:-r at 1 II' t W ork of
any Shape or t);tn'C:ou. Ti-1 of any
a'z Kr.fd f.t -,-- i r.
1 Howard R. Hughes,!
I Exall Building. BEAUMONT. TEXAS.
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