ONE STRANGE MARRIAGE.
It Was Dissolved by the Familiar
Methods of the Divorce
Mary McKinney Respected and
Would be a Sister to
But He Got a Gan, and UndertFoar of
Death She rromptly Married
WVAenoToON, Aug. 3.-Tl'he strangest mar
riage a divorce court was ever called upon
to dissolve was recently annulled by a de
oree of Justice Hagner, of the supreme
court of the District of Columbia.
Mary Stuart MeKenney,who was "wedded
yet no wife." was granted a divorce from
Oharles E. Reed, with permission to resume
her maiden name. Her ground of com
plaint was that she had been "married by
force," almost at the point of the pistol, in
fact, and that she had never sustained the
relation of wife to the would-be husband.
Mary MeKinney is about twenty-four years
old. She can hardly remember her father,
who died when she was very young, and her
mother has long been an invalid: so for
years Mary has had no one to lean upon and
no one to whom to apnoal for advice and
assistance. She was one of the first clerks
appointed by Supt. Porter to assist in the
census work. One of the first acquaintances
she made in the census bureau was Charles
Ed.vin Reed, a good-looking fellow, who
was regarded as an excellent clerk. The
young people worked side by side for sev
oral months and a close intimacy grew up
between them. After Superintendent Por
ter assigned them both to night work Reed
was in the habit of escorting Miss MoKin
ney to her home in the early morning hours.
Reed was politely attentive, but never ob
trusive. As the days went by she noticed a
slight change in his demeanor, but she is
quite sare she was totally unprepared to
reoive from him a declaration of love and
an offer of marriage. It was the old story;
she respected him and would be a sister
to him, but she really could not love him.
Reed did not shed tears over his rejection.
He told her very coolly, but with quiet
emphasis, that he wanted her to be his
wife, not his sister, arid ended by de
claring his firm conviction that sooner or
later she would change her mind and marry
him. He was in no hurry, he said, and he
Mary did not know what to make of
Reed's conduct. bhe had expected to see
him either angry or tearful. This cool, un
moved determination frightened her, but
she contented herself with forbidding him
to call upon her, and avoided him as much
as possible when engaged in her daily task.
But Reed was not to be shaken off so eas
ily. He intercepted her at every opportun
ity, and even risked being handed over to
the police in order to have a few words with
her. On her way to and from the bureau
he would wait for her at quiet corners, and
always with the urgent request that she re
consider her determination. Her fear of
him soon increased to positive terror, for,
besides declaring that he would surely
marry her some day, he warned her that he
would kill her before she should wed an
About the first of last November Miss
McKinney resigned from the census bureau.
In giving up her wo-k she believed she had
also got rid of her importunate suitor. One
day, towe'er, she went to the bureau to
get something she had left there, and upon
leaving the building she was met by Reed,
who drew her into a corridor and, telling
her that he had a revolver in his pocket, de
clared that he would kill her at once unless
she would consent to marry him. She says
that, looking at his determined face and
into his glittering eyes, she believed he
would carry out his threat. He went on to
tell her how easily they could be married
without anyone knowing of the affair. They
would not live together until she had
learned to love him, but, once married, he
would feel sure of her and certain that she
could not marry another.
With the fear of death thus before her,
she consented, and obeying his instructions
met him within an hour and they were mar
ried the same afternoon by the Rev. Asbury
R. Reilly, the colored pastor of Grace M.
E. church. Reed had secured the help of
Justice of the Pence O'Neil, who got a li
cense for him and kept it out of the record
for a few days, so that it would not get into
the newspapere. Buta wideawake local re
porter found the blank in the record, and
when it was filled up he printed the notice
of the marriage.
For two days Reed had kept his promise
not to claim Mary McKinney as his wife.
the had gone home, and, with the fear of
her eccentric husband strong upon her, she
had said nothing to her mother of the mar
riage, but when the marriage was published
Reed wrote his wife, pointing to the fact
that their secret had been divulged and
urging that she acknowledge him as her
husband and live with him.
She replied in a curt note, refusing his
plea, and declining even to grant him an
interview. Reed followed his first letter
with' others, and the girl, almost frantic
with fear, consulted an old family friend,
David A. McKnight, a well-known lawyer.
MeKnight sent a peremptory message to
Reed to call on him. Reed came promnotly.
and told his story without the slightest
hesitation. He admitted everythingir that
Miss McKinney had said, but saBid he loved
the girl passionately and had no thougilt of
injuring he,. lie was sure she would in
time return his love alnd they would be very
happy. He wanted his wife to live with
him, and pleaded for an interview so that
he might persuade her.
'The lawyer concluded that it would be
FIRST BAY'S SALES AMOUNTEB TO $9,450.
* " Contracts Made for the Erection of a 30-Room Hotel and a General Store.
Railroad Will be in Operation to Barker Aug. 15.
Buy at First List price Before August 10, when all Lots will be raised . $50
Each. Maps and Price Lists can be obtained in Great. Falls at office of T. Gaha
gan; at Barker at office of T. W. Thomson.
Barker is the richest Carbonate mining camp in Montana. Ores are being
piled on the dumps awaiting shipment by Railroad.
For Information Call on JAS. P. PORTER, Power Block, Helena
beat for the yola woman to acknowledge
Haeed aas he oblnd, and he arranged
a itervie tween them. Re kept
.itWin hear stanoe in an adjoin
Iag room. In respense to her ue
band's pleadints the girl burst into
years and finally suffered an attack of bys
terica. Reed, Lawyer McKnight sayrs
watched her sufferings with pedect com
reosre, with not a trace of pity apparent in
his strong, pale face. She was his wife, he
said, and he could wait till she learned to
After the youa people had separated,
McKnight told Mary's mother the whole
story. Mrs. MeKinney declared that the
marriage must be annulled without delay.
Then a curious revelation was made. Mary
produced a paper, signed by Reed, which
she said he had given her two days after
their marriage. It read as follows:
I will state that I forced Mary B. Mc
Kinney. by threats, to marry me, on the
condition that it should bhe kept sescret.
The marriage license has been published in
the papers, therefore I make this statement.
On the other side of this paper the wife
I promise not to use this paper in any
way to injure C. E. Reed.
MARY S. MUOKINNTiar.
Even this paper the girl signed with her
Lawyer McKnight's professional instinct
told him he had a good case. At the April
term of the equity court Mary S. Kinney
filed a bill praying for a deoreesetting aside
her marriage with Reed, on the ground that
it had been procured by threats. Reed did
not contest the action, and yesterday Judge
Hagner granted the divorce.
The young woman has been Mary Stuart
MeKinney all through these queer proceed
ings, and Mary Stuart MoKinney she de
clared she will be for the rest of her life.
She has tested matrimony and she is satis
flied that marriage is a failure.
?F'w Yore. August a.-Bar silver. $1.005.
Copper-lleoavy; lake, August, $12.25.
In the stock market to-day grangers. especially
Burlington and St. Paul, furnished all there was
of interest in trading. The opening was dull.
Final close was dull and firm at something bet
ter than opening prices. Burlington was tte
one featOre of the day, although St. Paul show'ed
a little larger business and was the only stock
which shows material improvement. Its gain
U. S. 4s reg........ 11Ui NorthwesteIttprof 11.
U. 8. 4s coupon.. . .ltli6i New York (ientral. 99
U. . . rL ter..... 04 Oregon atp I....... 25
U. S. 4.ti coupon..1t-42 Oregon Nay....... ft
Pacific s ..........110 Nortlt Atmerican... 12%
Atchieon.......... Paciic Mail....... 13
('anala I'ae ..... 80 tck Island....... 71t6
('anadla Soutlhern.. 47'-, St. Paul.......... 627i
C'entral Pacitie .. 29 St. Paul & Omaha. 221
urlington ..2.... 9s Texars Pacific...... 11%
11s. & Lack....... 2L Union acific..... 413
1) & . i.. pref.. 42 L. S. Express..... 5.
Erie .............. . 18'.. Fargo E,:xreose ....1
Kausas . 'lexas.... 13'1 0 -4terlt Union.... 7T.l
Lake Shoro........ S, Anmeri. ('Cotton Oil. 10
L'ville & Nash ..... i.1tS Terminal.......... 11%
Mlichigan ('entral, i7t, Oregon Short Line 21
LMissouri 'Pacitic... pi1. Ii. (i. We\Vostrn.... ;
Northern 'Paeitie.. 21", R..i. IW. sts..... 74l
N. P. pref......... l114 It. . W. pref. ..... t 5
Money on call easy; closed offered at 1",
per cent. Prime mercantile paper 5,t47iL/;
Sterling exchange steady; sixty day bills. $8.844;
Cterrnoo. Ang. 3.-('losoe-Whet, firm; cash,
8 ,t.18.',t: September. ,h fNhiS8"c.
Corn--steeady; cah tile: Septembter, 57 Le,
Oats--Btetly: cash 27T0c: Seytember, 27%.
Pork--Easy:; cash, $11.374: 'eptember, $11.872.
Lard-Steady; cash, $6.62; September, $L.70,r
Short clear -$7.2504i7.:5,
Shouldierse $5 90}1,O,).
Short rib --.6.b55t6.95,
CinCAuo, Aug. 3.-Cattleo-- eceints. 15,000;
steady to stronger: top prices for natives. $;5.500j
5.i5; no primte steers on sale: others, $355,.25:
Texan'. 2 ..:, 2,.t 0: ringers, .t., 4.6i5.
Houg- ltccoŽ,tsr 1,.0O.: ut, ady to hiiher; rough
and coesmon. 04. 51t .1;: mixed anti packere.
$5.52'5r...l; prime. wavy and ,utchers' weights,
$25.10.0.e.U; l.rriu;:e light. ~S5.s0. 5.9 ; second class,
t5.6 5icl J .
Sheetr- Receipts. 6,00: steady to stronger: na
tive owes. $:2.SUc i.0: mixed and wethers. $4.75
O15.3i; Texas: muttons. $4.254' 1.6t0: westerns,
$.1.40.1 4 50.
Total Is-uet or CITIES,
S C3UNTIES. SCHOOL
COMPANIES, ST. R.R.COMPANIES,utec
I.W.HARRIS & COMPANY,Bankers,
163Id05 Dearborn Street, CHICACO.
15 Wall Street, NEW YORK.
70 State St.. BOSTON.
IHEIRIFF'S SAILE-FI.rI:DI('K THORNTON,
and Nel s Wallorg. c.-piartw,.r, as Thornton
& Walttburg. plaitailate, v-. Sidney A. it'ithcrbet,
and Bo.ertha t itheree, his wihe, anl Fredrick S.
W itrlhc, ree, letltnaats
Und-'r and biy virtue of an order of sale and
deers- of foreclosnur- and aale ioerd out of tie
i.-tIric court, f the Firt Judicial district of Ih)
etat-, of Mtontt a, in and for th, colunt of I oewu
aind (tlerk. en tile id day , 'Augiust A. It. 1891, in
tlhalororventit dletanti.wherein Frodri ci horn.
tol anmt Nela \1ltracaru, co-pa t aers rs TIo rnton
& h6 albreg, th!e abovo es tlot plaint filf, otatined
a udgnamnt andl dcries of fu,,calo-tlroe und stloa
aguinst Sildi-y A. Withoerbe-, and Bertha Wither
)oie. his withl. and Fendrick Is. With
erLesl, hrefenan ta n aath ISth nay of
•ttai. :A. ai. i8tr1, for the srm of $t105.,)
beicdke inta' rt. 'o-tid t Ia ttcorney feeu, which
Stil l ec, es e~ns ,~ ih,, l Rth datay f Jdte, A. ID.
18-1. re urritl ill jt.inlac'nt aook N,.i ofif raiid
couri e. pae Ori. I omn . con dd tr. i s .l. ttl
thbosr, cr:aaa ]irtR, icti( ,s or parce(- of ]tIni. it'
ate. lylnan sdl bhir ino tl:e calr nty of Lts~wi,
allnl ('Iarka'. -atl' f Mrlltllorai, anl:d I:onilled and
deacrib ied as ftll,.i.t. wit:
Liots mnaberlei fi-c i5 and ix 6 1 in bleclk ,no
hlnarlr, and r-ighty thrre --,1l in the a'crattort
additii to tthe c'ity ail ll'hl::a comaty acind stati
ITogietter with altal n ird! itllar tlh trnnlemnts,
hor(ditlloco, adlia l rtr-aaa- ItorrtnC there Ira'
lonsiinl ,r ill r iny wis ulrl)',rtainllg.
I'alic a uotic', i, hrrebry givena that on Mlondlcv,
t,- '-Ilth lia" if .\ugielt. Al). 1Wi1. at 12 o'clock tat.
of that da:ty at tl frint dator of tle court huenhs
ili e, 1- ra I I a-Iw ( !arrs lynty M.atnti a aIa
tact', in rli rdi.i'i,' to -ait . aid la-crol :,l,, antI rta'r-cre
of fc'e '!-trita ,;.d ri-ta, se'l tht labovare:rciicaii'rI
aroal sirt, or v,, narach tl eaaof a- tiae Is'
iec 'crtry 'I', r.rti y 'aid jndgiii'i(nt wit i lnte.e-t
and a',tI, to tlte tItrih.- au d bnt l Irildecr for a-h
(tie,-ea odler my hand thit 3d day of Autust, A.
(CIAS. MM.JEFIFI'ItS,. Sheaifl,
Iy tlALI'll tU. JOiJNSON, Deputy Shiritl.
ANT1-AA COMPREUINT SA.
"___n_____al ___ of__e lut diate'y,
WANTKD-.CIiANDIhIlR 'ANTS A iANCII
man, $S'; two cooks, $ 80 oazp took, $41
ANTED--YO- N i MAN WHO I8 (00]
stenogr.lher and tylmwritesr must b
quick eads correct. Psamlst Iitlon a
factory. Address, stataing gt, prevlon ex.ri
ease and salary expetedr , X, . a . ohx I, Hale
WANTED- AN PEXPERIEP ED WATCH
class workm en anol apuly. Addree bW. II
Richardson, Misuonula, Mot.
"ANT-ED--AENTB-FlkiEE PREPAID OUT
fit to snerti men. Svaral o our ales
men have sarned from $70 to $100 a week of
years past. P. 0. box 1371, New York.
SITUATIONS W ANTED-FEMALFE.
Advertisements under this head three time
_ ------------i -,,, .
SITUATION WANTED--TWO WOMEN WAN1
work: tamily washing dclone chealp and wil
go out by the hour. Address 21 Chutler street.
SITUATION W4NTiD-i.Y COMPIETENJ
woman. No objection to country. Addree
l08 North Rodney street.
SITUATION WANTED--A 1 8II T FINI8H
o er and collar and cuff ironer wants work a
her home. 17 Spruce street.
SITUATION WANTED--BY AN EXPyRI
ened woman as hoosekeeper. Address Mrs
Brakes. this office.
SITUATION WANTED--AS HOUSEKEEPEI
or clharge of hoarding or lodging house by a!
industriouns widow. (lood manger. Addres,
Mrs. A. M. W., lndepgndentoflice.
OITUATION WANTED-TWO YOUNG EllI
Sman girls wish situation: would prefer witic
American families. (tall or address Ii. K., 1153
Helena avenue, German hotel.
SITUAlION WANTED-A YOUNG WOMAi
wishes second work and sewing. 20 laioigt
street, Woman's home.
S ITUATION WANTED-TO DO SEBWING IA
a private family. Address C, D. B., thic
,ITUATION WANTED-AS NU IRSEIY GOV.
Go rnes; teaches English and music. Address
Governess. this office.
Advertisements under this head three time,
SITUATION WANTED--DURING MONTH
of August backward pupils coached prepara
tory to tall term. Address X.. Independent
SITUATION WANTED-A STEADY YOUNG
man would like a situation as meat cutter, or
any other ki[ d of work; willing to work. Ad
dress H. S., 526 Eighth avenue, Helena.
BOARD AND ROOM OFFERED.
OR RENT-NICELY FURNISHED ROOIM:
modern conveniences: A 1 table board. a,
Sooth Ilodney street.
FOR RIENT-ROOM IN PRIVATE FAMILY
with board at 505 Ewing street.
OR RENT--217 EIGHTH AVENUE. PLEIS
- ant furnished rooms. I irst-class table boird
FOR itENT--TIthEE FUINRISHED ROOMS
with or without board, No. 19 North Benton
FiOR RENT-NICELY FURNISHED ROOMS
with board, at 58 South Rodney street.
ROARD-FIRST-CLASS BOARD $t PER
-- week. 119 Rodney street.
WANTED-TWO YOUNG GENTLEMEN
'room and board $26 per month. No. 0d4
FOR SALE--REAL ESTATE.
T'OR. MALE-TWO LOTS, NO. 1 AND ".
bfock 45, Lyndale avenue, will be soldl by
auction cn Aug. I1. l01l, to the highest bidder.
Mrs. E. J. McNeil.
'OI SALE--I)ESIRABLE RiESI)DENCE IOTS
non :oulder avenue, within a block of Hole
na and Mon'ana avenues; $500 each. Matheson
A Co , 7 Denver block,
FOR SALE-TWENTY-EIGHT LOTS IN
Fasterly addition. at modern price mand
very easy terms. Matheson & Co., 7 Lenver
F01 SALE--900 WILL IBUY TWO EXCIhL
lent residence lots in Broedwater, within
two block. ef ienton avenue. Matheson & Co
7 Denver block.
OR ORALE-$.500 FOR A CORI(ER 1.OT. c.O
1'n0: in Northern Pacific eaddition, north
front. Mat heron & Co., 7 Denver block.
OR SALE--INSTALLMENT PLAN--WE
h(aqve deirable rcliellings at various pricee,
from ];' . up;, in different parts of the city. for
cale on fery reasonable terms. a small down pay
ment required. tihe balance bTing pnayable in
monthly or quarterly paymoent. Matte-on & Co..
7 Denver block.
'UR HALE--A GOOD BUILDING( LOT,
1I5x1.bl alley on bide) within half a bles oi
!Rodney ctre(t: Iprice $;0: on very eaiy trle-. A
purchaser building on tiis lot may hae,, three
y, ar, ftilme to pay for it. Matheson & to.. 7 D)on
pOR SALF--$,00 W'ILL BUY A PIEt'E OF
TORt SALE- ¢:, PR1 FRONT }OOT ]FOit
1 lr mtivO a i six l, k tIiock trt-.r lone oer
larden addition, each bOxlt0; only In( flet frtom
M,.ntana aveue. Matheson & .'o., i 7 Ilnver
SGOR SALEL -W'l'IlTY.EIV E LOTS IN I, L.)W
Serre, a 'dition at Iorics varying from t500
to, $10a.: .anymblo one-third down, balance nits
acd eogtt .en months. i eathe.o.n s (,,., 7 D enver
1;ot SAL ,--A NEW , OUSE OF SIX ID00o5,
pantry and bath room, on Howie street.
No. 127. Also the two adjoining lots of 42x100
teet. Apply at said house.
'O t HALE: ,-l.000l ( CA4I--I-AILANpit, ON
long tilmen will buy one of thie preltiost new
rc.-i.luecs in the ws et end: eleven roo,, land.
conu.ly lap-red, flurnaco, electric bells and all
,lodlerln il,;rovetuelttc e; beautiful lawn. ci',crete
walk, carringm- hccu-e. etc. Atn inv,,otmeot.
I'ov.escieo eimen desired. Adrdress W., P. O.
SO AEI,--WAIIEIIllOSIE I.OT.4 IN EL
list,,,,, on N. I'. right of wayi. 0102. Mathms-.
I;crin, at J~mo S. M. Neill's, 12 Edward
L'OR SALE--l,600 FEET IN 'ITHE AMStl AD
uOtimc at a brgaiu. 'I'hb Withertuee An
drew Co.. (hlc blocL
-- ,,l II
IFOR REWT-FUtR$t41531D RO8)E
F O OIt ! t"" lUAtIlD RON RIUi
'OR RItET--FURN ItSHIED 1 1UO.L 415
FU"OR RENT-PLurPISANT SUITE O atOOM
e? for tro oune £ttlsen or malanmt Wi lw
lso two ingle roeom. 1N North lentaon ave.
SOR BEN'r--NIOIRY FURNIBIIED ROOM.
.1 417 Warrstreet, corneur Int avenue.,
-Olt ItENT-COMFORTABULY FUINIýR , D
F oons at reaonal rta . HIarve7 ooa.
(rand street. Next door Hotl Helen.
L'01 RENT-$l0. 5-ROOM HOUSE SOUTH
I' Rodney; 31. 5-rooea house, Ittrvatroet1
L10. 7-room dwelling, 'eIota avaenn: $10. h-ro.m
dwellinirwith large barn: $5, 7-room brick
hath, etc.: $31, n-roaom dwelling, near tentral
school; 475, 10-room ldwellio, centrally located;
othor houses for rent at various prlies. Maltthe
eon tCo. 7 Denver block.
FOl IIENT--NICELY FURNIEI11E D HOUS,
five rooms, 131.00 per monthl inquire No.
212 Stott street.
alOt RENT-- EI(IIT-ltOOM HOUSE WITH
I' hath, oloeto and all motdern conveniences.
:0 East nutler, near odlney streaet.
Olt RIENT-A 81X-OIOOM IHOUSE ON OO11
nor of olxth and Davis street. with all mat
ern conveniencoe. Intniro at 424 Sirth avenue.
FOR R ENT-MISCELLNANIEOUS.
FOR RENT--TWO LARGE ROOMS AND
r collar in basement. no damnpuess; at 41'
Ming street, rear of Itowey.
FOt IiNT-LAIIGE STOItE (N NINTH
avenue and Iloback street; with modern
hrelving: ouitable for any mercantile busines..
Apply to Bach, t:ory & Co.
furnito. ro As, d cold baoth,
etc.; with f ft.tlifd
I 'IR RENT- TWO UNIFUHRISIIED ROOM&
i- 715 Broatdway.
0OR RE tENT-UNFURNISH.E ItOOMM FOelt
I hoousekeeping. Modern improvomeats
Single or ensuite. $5 to $1' 510o Eighth avenue
R RBNT--TWO LARGE UNFURNIBSHED
roonm en cuite, with alcove and bath. Very
desirable. 717 bixth avenue.
UoST--A BUNCI OF KEYS-FIND)ER lIE
Sturn to Independent office and receive re.
I OST--A BMALL BAY MAIIE, Will' E SPOT
in face, hirtl leot white, Irande I M on right
stioulder. lin'eie eplas return to residence of
S. T. tauser and receive reward.
SOST--ALAHIttIt ORANGE AND) WHIITE ST.
-iBernard dog. A collar marked J. II. Con
red, lilltrge, war aro$nt0 his neck. T'hi finder
will be suitably rewarded by returning tre ani
mal to 702 Madison avenue.
JOST-BROWN WOOLEN JACKET WAS
npiked up by ptrtls iu double team, in front
of Judge Hunt's reosidetlnco, on road to liroad
water, week ago last t.nday. Please leavo at
tlaloigh & Clarke's.
IOST-T-TRAYED OR SiTOLEN. DARK
b rown horre branded T on right houlrn
dor; heas scratchl on left sitlde. Small white sar In
forehead: right hind foot white. Finder return
to Wm. Albrecht.
10ST'- (iOiLD IIIIACELET IEARAL SET
Stin, in bhe emtnel. Finder please leave at
this office and receive reward.
WANTED-PRESENT ADDRESS8 OF MAl.
Scuos i. Boorman. lathiesoll & Co., 7 Denver
ANTED--A PARtTNERt WITIH FR(OM
e$1,001 to l2,000 cash to take half interest
in good paying business. No previous experlience
required. Address William C. Stanley. lnde
ienident office, Helena. Mont.
A GOOD SIIOW FI ENCHi PUPIL MADE
• in ten Iesson.; also a general, practical
knowledge of ther lhtguaga giv'en in came amtotrnf
of time; no grammar. I'lotie oexanine rceoi
moendtious. Addroess Experienced Teacher, lide.
TWO LITTIE It tIL8 FORl ADOPTION. CALL
Sat th.e l.elvidere between the oiurs of three
PARTNER WANTLEIiD-FOR THE STATE OF
Montana- to sell one of the best inventions
now on thie market. tales got i and profits
large. Partner to control tie business of the
state. Snmall capital required. Het of refor
onens'u given and requl red. Address B. lock box
o1. Helena, Mont.
.I XCHANtIE-WILL 'ITHRADE A NEW EItIIT
- room house for nnimproved clear lots or
acreave: or will sell eutlty for $1.750; balance in
two years at eight per cent. Addrere Exchange,
`"ANTED) - CItILDIAEN UNI'ER FIVE
fears of age to hIoardi. 5i1 Sixlth avenue.
WAN'T'ED- 5,,0 YO)UNO SIIEEP NEXT SUM
nmer for hreo years on shnares; half wool
and increase; parties have experience, buildings,
waler tland hay. Address W. IL. Standishl, State's
Attorney, Lakutas, Lortht Dakota.
FOR S AIF,--MISCEHLLANEOUS.
OIR SALE-WALNUT BIEI) 11OOM SUITE
n (two lieCes). thllre-quarllter oak bo:l room
tite. chino dlinter set, nine oak dining room
chairs, bed lolnge, two la r mnattnress( marblle
tip stand, lharrging ltamp, large mirrir, rublor
hose, etc. Bill to-mtrrtow Ri: n Iletseday betuween
tonh anolrti e. I,t 4'. h.rucoe str((eet.
I 'Olt SALLE- AN E:LEaANT 1AiLORI SUITE
1 for sale cheapll at 7l Sixth avenue. It has
b en n uore tilren months. and cost wien now
FOR SALE--St(IIO1,ARStIP IN THE MON
f tana siness ('ollego tall at this office.
F O bALE- SCHOLAtRSIIIP IN THE ItEL
ena lusiinersI ('olole. (Cull at this office.
N OTIe' TO'1 I]iE S'TOCKIIOLDEIIS O1
tine fheroe FMile Fining and Milling com
Sue are l:ere:y notified thaet a meeting of tihe
etockhil,:ere oi the I hro tile rMiningr and Mill
ing elrl arlly ill I.i hel'd at thle ofir of W'rlshr
t .n:mn, in ro:,onrn 211 arid 212 in rit e Power
blnck in ti.e city of Ielena, county t' orvisa and
lrtire. ant a tatr rr ana n tt r rtt. n th day of
rAun-t. WueI. at ii o'crhik n. m. of 'aid day. Ihe
Clij-,i.t nl i~llrutiir oif rain mreeting re to srll trr
rther'vi e dtitl,,. if tile errtire proprrty of soid
ire, Miie .;iiinJe riNrI Milling cmpany, con
r.i.tine gf t1,t Irnira tn'oDWer uarIz H Lorle and
the Tlrvo M iilo I rred. tano other irrouerty of the
'riurl,aty citrtit -id iti Tthree Mile Miling district
in ltowiv_,rl 'l'h., eriuntv. Montanai aridto
Giventt;trcer our |inisr thi 211th rlay of June,
JoHWN It. Mil(lELLL
£. W. KNIGHT.
enrsnantto order of tid eouIt; tads ona
thath Wdy t1i 1uy, 55, nsttd is hereb 81,n,
o0' look a. am. ar tit tow
of . Oa ar. Dut,.d an
ad Cnettt siae Eaqlt R
wiaeimote de ,aa and., hh to l ring the?
at Lttecs taetam.sinler, wh alwhere l y
peeon inteeeted may appas s a conetth
55.UJOHtN DAN, Clerk.
Attorne for petitioner,
Dated Julyt m.tiwr
NOTICE OF APPLICA'IO TO CO TIMB
in tooordoo0 with the pf pr t dearof I
ors, ýtie smorea}. cthenterior. ayF 0. I 21,1, the
nnare ue, here ; Ie notice that at the e8pl.
Whicn oh when snreyed wil the f orth poea
nafrthr of ection 18. tw 1notlh.ak
ad having thenotce will msae writt e oD iens
ti to the oorat seeratai other the n toland for
authorit tt cut nd renove all the merchantabie
eaw..owa and pi ie timbr on the tollrwlin de
Which when surveyed will he the noaurht helt
u the ntheat artr of se ction , 1. townsh, ale
11 nortl, ratger or leat, actidntn of t . er
and having thieon s at aud havin thert of ine
timber; also that certain other treotn of 1nd.
containini 8o aores ahn naving thereot
ahout 20,000 feet of pine timber: said
land ia rocky benohes and not adapted to
rgriculture, and located in Misburla eounty, in
thr state of Mon'ana.
J. C, IfANRATTY.
(ronohtown, Montana. July 7, 1891.
First p cbli wtion July b. 8 1L.
IN THE DISTRI T COURT OF THE FIRST
- Jdieial District of the dtate of Montaeo.
in amlnt for the county of Lewis and Clarko.
in the matter the estatt of iUluim Kelly,
Orerr to show aonus why ise of mining prop.
ert should not beo mado.
On reading and tilig the petition of William
L, hteele and Michael delly, executors of tim
Iastwill And testament of Willam Koe y, de
cested, and praying, among other things. for an
order of sale of the mining liroporty of said ao.
tate of William Kelly.
Itso orered. 'Ihat all persons interested in
the eo"tt. of the s(id Wiiiam Kelly, declased
be and appear before the District tGourt. in ano
for the county of Lewis and ('larko, at the coort
room ca Paid court, in the court huus in said
county, un Monday, tihe tenth day of Aug1ust,
1801, at 10 o'clock a. m., then and there to rchow
cauro wly an order of sale should rot be made
of the mining property of said estate, aecoordint
It is further ordered, That a copy of this order
be published for four successive weeks befoture
tie said tenth lay of August, 1891, In the Heloena
lundependont. a nwepaspur rlinted cad pub
lished in the sad Lewis and Canrk ecounty.
igneTK. I " N HON ACE I. BUAK, Judle.
Dated July o, 1891.
)ROP'OSALS FOR WATER WORKS--PLRO
ponals for te sulpply of water to the town of
White t'lp(hu(r tSprings. Mont., on the franchise
plan. \ili t received by the town oouncil until
August 1'), 1801.
l'roposals must be accompanied by a1.0110
hOlede a guarantee of good faith, and most
tourcs'e flr('t which water will he drawn.
Alnount of water that. ucan ho furnished.
I'ressre at whichiL water will I( suppl'ed for
fir,, puritorno, test to et moade with I tihe flrtow frlom
fiur i41 i(to and onee-quarter (l3) inch notzles.
and for the period of three () rconsecutirce hoars
from hydrants (n a level with the sontlhweost
uorner of the Itiggin townsote.
Cost per hydrant for tire porno'es for twenty
(21) hlydrant and for eech aulldtitonal hydrant.
('cst. for dloma tioc asd persounal uses.
'rime at which work will bho corn ldoted.
The town to Ihave tile privilege of buying works
at thle elxiration of twenty 21J) yars.
A fu ther bond cf $2.0,itf0 will be r'quired of
party or parties wtlose Iropositlon may Ie ao
cepted.' I a guaranlte for tih fulfillnent. of
'I he roncil reserves the right to reject any and
.ll bidle. A. HM. tL1NI5tY,
D)ated July 17. 1801.
T he Thomas Cruse Savings
BANK, OF HELENA.
Incorporated Under the Laws of
PAID IN CAPITAL, - $10Q,000
THOMAS CRUSE. - President
FRANK H. CRUSE, Vice President
WM. J. COOKE, - See. and Asst. Trean
W. J. SWEENEY, - - Treasurer
Board of Trustees.
Thomas Crose, Frank H. Cru.t,
W. J. Cooke. Joln Fagan.
W. J. Sweeney.
Allows 4 per cont. interest on Savings Deposits
compounded January and July.
Transacte a general banking business. Draws
exchange on the prinrcipal cities of the United
oeates and Europe.
Deals in county and city bonds, and makes
loans on real estate mortgages.
Office honrs from 10 a. m. to 4 p. mn. Also on
Saturday and Mlonday evenings from 7 to 8
- ontana National Bank.
UNITED STATES DEPOSITORY.
Capital Paid In - $500,000
Surplus and Profits, $200,000
O. A. BROADWATER, - President
L. 0. PHELPS, - - Vice President
R. L. McCULLOH, - Cashier
B. E. ATKINSON, - - Aset. Cashier
A. Ge, Ctarke. lorn.ano Gans,
H. F. (dalan. Peter Larson,
C. W. Cannon. R. (. Wailasa
David A. Cory.
ANNUAI, MEETING--TIE ANNUAL MEET
in oa f stOCklholdlrH of the Iielena Lumber
traneaetion of such otl.(r, tnsinr, e as may prop
'rli eoaae bhfore the mactiun will be hold at t1he
ofttle of said campany. 181J0 Lyndalo aveue., in
the cit cf itlahxa, Mont., on Thursday, Aug.II 20,
181, at 12 o'clock m.
W. S. MOlIilSON, Secretiry.
e aNO, 4400,
elena National Bank---*
O IRLELNA, MONT,
CAPITAL, - - $500,000
Transaots a General Banking Buat*
JOHN T. MURPHY, - President
SHIRLEY 0. ASRIY, . Vio President
FRANK BAIRD, .- . - Cauhkl
Snteret allowed on time deposits. hExhange
Imsud on foreign ooutriem.
Tramfer of (oney b/ tteloegr.h. Fin-class
oity, county asn stteuwtnrtltiw nought anti sord.
Colleotion promptly attended to.
Board of Directors,
J ohn T. Mar h y,
Whry C. Ashby, P.W. MeAdow,
Ank Baird. Wells,
WE Cullen, Jo.t Menhall,
Abner B. Clementa; .LN. Ford.
A. A. MoDonald. J. P Porter.
irst Natiopal Bank....*
OF HELENA, MONT.
PAID UP CAPITAL, - $500,000
SURPLUS AND PROFITS, 700,000
Designated Depository of the Uni
Intereat Allowed on Time Deposits,
General Bankina lirs:ners franmsated.
Safety Depoeit) iozee for Rent.
8. T. HAUBER, - President
E. W. KNIGHT, - - Cashier
T. H. KLEINSCHMIDT, - Asst. Cashier
GEO. H. HILL, - 2nd Asst. Casheier
Granville Stuart, - Stockgrower
Hon. T. C. Power, . U. S. Senator
J. C. Curtin, - Clerk, Conrad A Curtin
iL. . Hamilton, - - - Capitalist
O. I. Allen, Mining ana Stookgr..wer
Uhas. K. Wells. - - - Merchant
A. M. iolter. - A. M. Holter Hardware Ce
Northwestern National Bank, - Great Fall
First National Bank, - - Misoula
First Nat onal Sank. - BHau
The American National...
BANK, OF XIELENA.
T. 0. POWER, - - President
A. J. SELIGMAN, - Vice-President
A. C. JOHNSON, - - Cashier
GEO. F. COPE, - Assistant Cashier
T. C. Power, A. J. Eeligman,
A. C. Joh:s n, Richard Locker,
Interest allowed on time deposits. Exchange
issuened on prinoipal cities of the United States,
Cansdandd Europe. Transfers of money made
by telgraph. Collections promptly attendel to.
City, county and state securities bought and asod.
A erchants National Bank
OF HELENA, MONT.
UNITED STATES DEPOSITORY.
Paid in Capital, - $350,000
Surplus and Profits, - $ 90,000
L. H. HERSHFIELD, . - Pr6sident
A. J. DAVIDSON, - - Vice President
AARON HERSHFIELD, - Cashit
- .* Board of Dlrectos. *
Thomas Cruee. M. Sands,
B. S. Hnntley, A. K. Preacott,
A. J. Davidson. 1, oses Morri,
L. . llcrshfol., Aaron Hershfleld,
First-clets City, County and State Securities
bought and sold.
Exchange lessed on the princioal cities of the
United btates and Europe. 'iransfers of money
made by telegraph.
Interest allowed on tinie deposite. Collections
promptly attended to.
Boxes for rent at reasonable prices in one of
the brst constructed fire and burglar proof safe
dope it vaults in the country.
econd National Bank....
OF HELENA, MONT.
PAID UP CAPITAL, - $75,000
SURPUS AND PROFITS, $25,000
A General Banking Business
E. D. EDGERTON, - President
C. K. COLE. - - Vice Pie ident.
GEORGE B. CHILD, Cashier
JOSEPH N. KENCK, - Asest. Cashier
Board of Directors.
J. B. Sanford. C. G. Evans,
. W. Child., S. J. Jones.
G. C. Bwallow, (Chri. Kenck,
k. D. Edgerton. C. K. Cole,
George B. Child.
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