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THE WILLIAMS NEWS
5 LOCALS J. E. De Rosear ie the new Postal u legraph operator. Mr. and Mrs. II. J. Gray visited in the city Tuesday. You will find the best Havana cigar at the Cabinet. Hon. E. M. Doe, of Flagstaff, was a visitor in town Wednesday. Probate Judge N. G. Luyton was a visitor in the city last Mon day. For Rot. Good piano. Inquire at Williams Hardway and Station ery Co. Dr. F. II. Waite, the reliable dentist, has been spending the week in Winslow. Mr. John Bixler, of south-east of town, was a business visitor here Wednesday. Most any of the best brands of cigars or liquors you can find at the Cabinet. II. P. Barbour returned to the canyon Tuesday, last, after a short business visit to the city. If you enjoy smoking a good ci gar, then buy it at the Cabinet. Rev. W. C. Geyer returned the first of the week from a pleasant outing at the Grand Canyon. Miss Agnes Coffin, after a lengthy visit in Los Angeles, returned to the city again the first of the week. For Sale. Lot 50x142 feet. The above lot has 242 feet street front age. C. P. Silvern ail. Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Park are now the proud parents of a baby boy who arrived last Saturday morning. Henry Sellers made final proof on his homestead before U. S. Court Commissioner C. P. Silver nail yesterday. W. F. McAdams, superintendent for the Anita Consolidated Copper company, was in from the mines the first of the week. AUGUST TETZLAFF MERCHANT TAILOR A Full Line of Gent's Furnish ings Carried in Stock jjjo Clothes Cleaned and Repaired Kow Locatarf fas Our New Bid. Op. Boyce Hotl "WILLIAMS, Jt ARIZONA A. H. HARRELL Oieial Contractor STONE AND BRICK WORK A SPECIALTY Etiaaa Fanttsbatf WILLIAMS, jt ARIZONA Fob Sale or Lease. The prop erty known as Rowe's Well, near brink of Grand Canyon. Address Santord Rowe, Cantonement, Oklahoma Tcr. Geo. W. Mathews has completed his new store building and is now busily engaged in placing his new stock upon the shelves. Sara Rea placed the cornice on the Tetzlaff building the first of the week, which greatly improves the appearance of the same. Last Sunday was an ideal day for picnics and many availed themselves of the opportunity to spend the day in the woods. A small blaze occurred at the dry kiln of the Saginaw & Manistee Lumber company last Monday morning with but slight damage. Mrs. R. J. Arey returned from Los Angeles the first of the week where she had been called by the illness of her sister, Mrs. Marion Miller. If you are satisfied with any kind of a cigar, then buy it at the first place you come to. But if you want the best Havana goods, go to the Cabinet for them. Wm. F. Dermont, general man ager of the Saginaw fc Manistee Lumber company, returned to the city this week after an absence of ten days. Mrs. Jordan, mother of Mrs. J. B. Jones, returned to her home near Flagstaff last Wednesday evening after a pleasant week's vis it in this city. Mrs. A. II. Harrell arrived home last Wednesday from a seven weeks' business and pleasure trip to Chicago. Her many friends welcome her return to the city. The supper at the rink Wednes day evening, under the auspices of the Ladies' Aid society, was a suc cess both socially and financially. The tables at all times were sur rounded with a jolly, laughing crowd who greatly enjoyed the treat furnished by the ladies. Old Harper. The whiskey that needs no trim mings and leaves no regrets. Pure and fragrant; old and mellow. Sold by The Cabinet, Williams, Arizona. A small fire at the electric light plant on last Wednesday afternoon gave many good citizens quite a scare. Prompt action by the fire department averted all possible danger. A. A. Coupland, or "Fred," as he is more familiarly known, left Wednesday evening for his home in Chicago. He expects to return soon and says the west is now good enough for him. Mr. II. D. Johnson left Wednes day, last, for Wilberly, Minnesota, and will be followed by Mrs. John son and children about October 1. The family expect to make their future home in Minnesota. Mrs. Wm. Hayward left for Los Angeles on Tuesday and will likely remain during the winter with her daughter, Mrs. Wm. Ergmann, Jr., of that city. She was accompanied by "Tips," who could not be parted with. A. B. Snider, a worthy young man who has been employed by Engineer Arey at the Santa Fe's local office during the summer, left for the east last Wednesday and will attend the University of Chi cago the coming winter. Dr. Geo. B. Pratt came down from Flagstaff last Sunday and de livered an address at the M. E. church in the evening to quite a large audience. The doctor re mained over till Monday afternoon attending the wants of his numer ous patrons here. Charles Adams, accompanied by his sister, Mabel, left for the east last Wednesday morning. Charles will again resume his studies at Cornell University, ML Vernon, Iowa, after a pleasant summer's va cation in the city. Mabel will go on to Chicago where she will spend some time visiting friends and will then proceed to Anderson, Indiana, to remain during the winter with her aunt, Mrs. II. W. Bennett, who was a visitor here not long since. MONEY TO LOAN U. S. Comminlooer Attorney at Law Notary Public Money loaned for building or on Improved town prop erty at low rat of interest C. P. SILVERN AIL Wllllanu, Arizona J. IB. Q I RAND Mem. Western Soc Engineers Civil and Mining Engineer U.S. Deputy Mineral Surveyor Railroad and Mining Surveys John Baumgartner and P. John son are engaged in burning lime about five miles north of the city. This is a splendid mote on the part of these gentlemen and will greatly facilitate building opera tions, which at times have been at a standstill because of a shortage of this much-needed material. The killing of antelope and mountain sheep is prohibited for six years from the passage of the law. The killing of doves is al lowed at all times. Ducks from the 15th of October until the 1st of April. Deer and Turkey from the 15th of November until the 15th of December, a period of thirty days. Art Bartoo and Owen Gray re returned Thursday from quite an extended trip through Kansas. They left here about two months ago with several car-loads of horses which they disposed of in the land of the grasshopper. Mr. Bartoo was detained there longer than he had expected to be owing to the sickness and death of his father which occurred on the 28th of last last month. What might have been a very disasterous affair was narrowly averted last Tuesday in the excava tion for the Poison building. A trench had been dug about ten feet deep and masons were laying the foundation at that depth. A work man above ground noticed that the dirt wall was breaking away and gave the word of warning. A hasty scramble saved them from being buried under several tons of earth. Some time ago the report was current in the city that John Sugars, well and favorably known here, was dead. 'Last Tuesday night, when No. 2 rolled up to the depot, who should alight, but John. Noticing the expressions on the faces of his old friends, he remark ed: "Thought I was dead, didn't you? Well, I was pretty near it." He then went on to explain that he had been in the hospital for some time but was again back on the road as passenger brakeman.