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The Helena independent. (Helena, Mont.) 1875-1943, April 12, 1892, Morning, Image 8

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T a.n After Whoam; the Prop
S*ný isy NaIea d~. e Tells :of Its
:'d ton &r Montanai Rtfnery at
Great Fslls Turning Out
Copper Matte
Strthe ta a fSadego Counts Mine That
Demeantrates the Permsnence of the
Aines of That eocttem.
Hon. T. B. DeLamar, formerly the sole
owner of the DeLamar mines in southern
Idaho, was' in Boise City the other day,
having just returned from a visit to-the
mines. He was greatly pleased at the show
ing being made, and said' that during the
last thirty days the comany has opened
three new veins. One of these is eleven
feet wide and runs $70; the second is eight
feet wide and runs $7,, while the third has
been out into six feet so far and rune $68.
This gives twenty-five feet of new ore of an
average value of $70 per ton, half the vaine
being in gold and half in silver. These
strikes are at a depth of 500 feet. The out
put for the past month has been $91,000, of
which $16,000 was in shipping ore. The
ore reserves, which have just been meas
ured up and valued at the close of the first
year of the new arrangement, are more
than double what they were at the begin
ning of the year, without including any
part of the new strikes referred to. More
than 20,000 tone of ore has been milled dur
ing the year, while more than $180,000 has
been realized from ore shipped. Capt. De
Lamar estimates that the dividend for the
month of April will be about $120,000.
The Boston &AMontana Refinery at Great
Falls at Work.
The great Boston & Montana plant be
gan turning out copper matte Friday,
says the Great Falls Tribune, and from
now on the daily output of this metal will
be a regular occurrence. The first run
amounted to about six tons, a small frao
tion of the capacity of the plant when run
ning full blast. Only one of the eight
furnaces is used at present, as this is con
sidered more of a test than anything else.
When all of the furnaces are in use, which
will be very soon, the smelter will handle
about 400 tons of concentrates per day of
twenty-four hours. Each of the furnaces
will treat from forty to fifty tons of ore
per day. When the facilities for shipping
ore here from Butte are better the concen
trator and smelter will Le run at full blast
and the great plant can then be considered
one of the permanent industries of the
This is the only smelter in the country,
so far as known, which uses artificial gas
for smelting. In a certain sense it is an ex
periment and until the feasibility of such a
fuel is well established the company do not
feel like running the plant to its fullest
capacity. The first run has proved very
satisfactory and from all accounts it is safe
to say the system will not be abandoned.
There is a copper plant in Natroona, Pa.,
which is run by natural gas and as that is a
success there seems to be nothing in the
way of using artificial gas. The concen
trator is handling about five care of ore a
day, or about one-fourth of its regular
capacity. Every piece of machinery in the
immense concern works like a charm from
the rook crushers to the vanners.
Good News From a Madison County Mine,
Near Sheridan.
Fred W. Day tells the Madisonian that
Superintendent Noble has tapped the lead
in the mine of that name, near Sheridan.
The lead shows five feet eight inches of
solid ore, fully thirty inches being high
grade, and the rest of it good milling ore.
Mr. Day says this development on the
Noble is not only important to the fortun
ate and plucky owners, but to all the mine
owners in that vicinity and every mining
and business interest in Madison county,
as it demonstrates that the mines of that
county extend down into the earth, and
bursts the bubble that the quartz in that
section all lies on the surtace, and that
there would never be such a thing as deep
mining known there. The tunnel cuts the
Noble vein at least 1,200 feet below the
deepest openings heretofore made on the
mine. From the face of the tunnel, drifts
will be driven along the vein each way.
The company owns 6,000 feet along it, and
it is believed the ore body extends the en
tire length.
Prof. Day also says that the recent strike
on the Toledo mine is a very important one;
that they have a chute seven feet wide of
more than $110 ore, and that the McGranor
mines, all in the same vicinity as the Noble,
are looking better than ever. Certainly
the people of Madison county have cause
for rejoicing, as the outlook for prosperous
times is bright all aloLg the line.
Fine & Pankey Getting Ready to WVork
Ore From the Raston.
Messrs. Fine & Pankey have secured a
lease of the New York/ Montana mill, and
will at once proceed to change it from a
dry to wet crushing and add concentrating
machinery, says the Madisonian. About
forty days will be required to complete the
work and get the mill in shape to start up.
In the meantime work will be continued on
the mines with renewed vigor. On the
rarston they are diviln the three tunnels.
all of which are in oae. 'Ihey are in on
No. 1 now about 170 feet, and exiect to
have to run eighty or 100 feet further be
fo; e it reaches the rich chute on which they
are running in Nos. I and 2, but the foce of
No. 1 is in live feet of ore, though of rather
low grade, still of snflicient value to pay the
expense of extraction and reduction.
They are not making an effort to extract
ore from the ]aston at present, but
are driving the tunnels ahead as fast as
three eight-hour shifts can r.ush them, and
already have an immense amount of hirh
grade ore blocked out, which vill be more
than doubled by the time the mill is ready
to start up, when thease will be eauflicient in
~mig to keep it constantly running for
many months. On the Utah Northern,
which Mesars. line & Fankey are also
operating, they have a four-foot vein of
splendid ore, one streak which is about
three and a half inches in width, assays
away up in the thousands in silver and gold.
Taking these two properties together, we
doubt if their equal in richness, extent, and
true dssure character are to be found in the
state, and now that the fortunate owners
have procsmed a means of reducing their
ores at home, their profits from working
them will be simply immense.
Two Hundred aen VWaitlng for the Snow
to Disappear.
Reports from the K(aslo-tllooan country,
in the' British Iootenai, are to the effect
that the snow is all gone, except in spots,
as far up Kaslo creek as the sooth fork, a
distance of six miles. James Startsman,
writing to a friend at SEpokane, says about
that, however, the snow is still two to three
feet deep and only a few adventurous
miners, among whom was W. E. A. BIelteian
berg, had ventured into the Blesan eountry
on snowshoes. A few parties are aleso
camping at Bear and Fish lakes on the
divide. Iteports from Slocan are to the
ffeet that there are about 200 men at the
mouth of Carpenter creek waiting for the
snow to go off. Numerous snowelides have
Sin the mo tate wo..l
aumy bffic iiud everal oablam)r Os iea
of the prettiest townsite on the lake. .
Strike to the Blaen Boea.
1ew1 has been received that another ri3 h
strike hae been madein the Black Bear mits,
ih the Okanogan country. This time itr
in Neo 2 lede, on the 100-toot leiel, and
fifty-ave feet west from the croseuta BSup
erintendent RosI showed an OkaIsogan
Outlook reporter about a daoen pieces of
this rich reak, weighlin all the way from
ten to thirtr pounds, that fairly rlittered
with the yellow metal, The phoute In which
this rish or is feund is three feet wide
and they have now gone through about
six feet of it. They are still agtting the
same rinh ore in No. 1 ldge and have gone
through about fifteen feet of it since the
strike was made.
The Bi-Metallie Extension stock is to be
listed on the St. Louis exohange.
Manager Cooney has i good force at
work developing the Melntyre-Union, in
the Unionville distriot.
An assessment of i2 cents a shIre has
been levied upon the Magnet Mining eor
pany, formerly the Haolter. It will be deln
quent May 19.
Stranger! Do yon know that you can bur
choice fresh fish for 10o per pound at the Rialto
Cash Market.
Dr. King returns about the 15th.
Fresh spare ribs at the Bialto Cash Market.
Telephone 105.
E. B. Northrop went east yesterday.
James W. Soully, of Great Falls, is in the
G. C. Gates, of Butte, is stopping at The
J. Perotte, of Missoula, is a guest the New
Mrs. J. E. Sprague, of Neihart, is a vis
itor in Helena.
Mrs. N. S. Vestal, of Rimini, is at the
Grand Central.
T. L. Robinson, of Great Falls, is regis
tered at The Helena.
P. P. Worsham, of Bozeman, is registered
at the Grand Central.
Attorney General Haskell has gone to
Glendive to attend court.
.i. B. Stone and wife, of Worcester, Mass.,
are registered at the New Merchants.
Dr. hamuel Schulman. of Temple Emanu
El, returned yesterday from Salt Lake.
Gov. Toole and Secretary Rotwitt left for
Misreula yesterday to conduct the sale of
state lands at that place.
"J. B. Rogers. for New York, and L. A.
Withers, for Nashville, were among the de
partures over the Union Pacific yesterday.
John Winnick, for Stenbenville, O.;
Eliza Drew, for St. Louis; Mrs. H. C.
Arnold, for Madison, Wis., were among
the departures over the Northern Pacific
C. A. Fergus and family, for Laporte,
Ind.; Miss Nellie Madress, for Chicago;
W. R. Daniels and E. S. Carr, for St.
Louis, Mo., were among the departures
over the Great Northern yesterday.
Col. Wm. de Lacy is very sick at St.
Peter's hospital, where he has been an in
mate for the last month. The colonel will
be glad to see any of his old friends (and
they must be legion), who call and brighten
up the tedium of the sick room.
Arrivals at The relena.
1L A. Root, city. Mrs. Wm MclKendrick.
W. M. Maughan, city. Marysville.
W. M. turms,Chicago. 0. O.e Woerner, New
It. J. Townsend. city. York.
G. C. Gates. Butte. W. F. Franklin, city.
h. J. Maybell bt. Paul. H. L. Robinson, Gtreat
N. T. P'orter. Great Falls.
Falls. J. E. Goldsmith, St.
Geoe. Brookes. Chicago. Paul.
Wm. Bishoff, New Y'k. A. C. McClellan, Gran
. BSaeger, St. Louis. ite.
W. J. Celligen, San Gee. C. Mackin. Bos
Francisco. ton.
J. J. Marshall, San H. H. Metoalf, New
Francisco. York.
J. W. Scoville, New W. W. Chase, New Y'k.
York. Morris Lary,
Case Edwards.Chicago. E, S. French, city.
J. E. Bradlev, Great falls.
Arrivals at the Grand Central.
Alex Gilham. Boulder. N. Lynch, Jr., Mis
C. M. Jelltris, city. sonisa.
f. W. Beate. city. Gee. H. Smith, city.
Wm. Coyne, simini. Pierce J. Kelly,Ogdens
Geo. Iowler, Yort. burg.
E. i. l laherty. city. John Murray, Bedford.
s. V. P'rawl. Neihart. Jas. H. Ioore, Ellis
Jas. it. Sheldon, Lhis- ton.
ton. F. C. Martin, Elliston.
Geo. Deis, Elliston. T. B. Murray, Ampire.
has. F. tywee, cuper- 1rank Zah, Chicago.
for. Mrs. J. E. Sprague,
James Gallagher, New Neihart.
York. P. P. Worsham. Boze.
Chas. Benter,Lafayette, moa.
Ind. Miss Bessie Culbeis,
Miss Julien Culbeis, Aberdeen, Is.
Aberdeen, Ia. E. H1. Trerise, Ruby
Mrs. IN. S. Xestal,Rim- Bar.
mi. Mrs. W. H. Black,
DuncanMcDougall,Elk. Gireat Falls.
born. Gee. Frost, Marysv'lle.
L'. H. Coalter, Butler. Jas. W. eully, Great
J. P. Brasevitz, 'lhree falls.
Mile. T. U. Hathaway, Mis
F. s. Hubbard,St.Paul. souls.
The New Merchants,
Operated by the Merchants Hotel com
pany, now begs to announce that its rooms
are open for the roeeption of guests.
Reoms will be offered to transient guests at
$.l.21 per day (parlor floor), $1 per day
(third floor), 75 cents per day (fourth floor).
Erxtra for more than one occunant. Iooms
to pernmanent guests at less rates. All
modern improvements; steam heat, electric
light. return electio call bell system, and
sunshine in every guesat chamber. Brnesels
and velvet carpets used exclusively
throughout the house. Office, elegant bar
and billiard room, cilar stand and palatial
barber shop on first floor.
The dining room in this hotel has been
leased to and is now operated separately by
the Mlsecs Nagle, who are prepared to fur
nis board at $8 for tickets good for twenty
one meals, $7 for twenty-one continuous
meals, 50 cents for single meals.
A thoroughly competent sheep man to
take the active practical management of
albout 15,000 sheep and plant apportanances
thereto. Apply in person or by letter to
R. BEnowN,
Room 1, Power Building.
Helena, Mont., April 7, 1891.
Face Massage Parlor.
Miss Julia S. Lawrence has received a lot
of new cosmetics, "Bllush of Rose," "Blush
of Roses Powder," "Luxary," etc., the
finest toilet preparationse for beautifying
tbe complexion. In connection with her
toilet articles she has opened a face mass
age parlor. Liadies please call. Room 4,
Denver block, Broadwav.
The ruels for baby carriagso ciill continues at
ti+]e lire Slice. 'J he laresret arsortmont, tlse hbe.t
selected and lowest prsiced carsiagra in Iselona.
Or Interest to the Ladles.
Mrs. S. A. Fisher will have a grand mil
linery opening at her new place of business
in the Novelty block, I5 South Main street,
Monday and Tuesday, April 11 and 12,
when she will show the finest display of
spring bonnets and hats ever seen in Hel
hock Beer.
Just arrived, a ear of Milwaukee Bookc
beer at the Office saloon, in Cannon block,
North Main street. This is the only leci:
beer in the city, and will be served from
to-day on at five cents a glass.
Order Your Suits.
An elegant line of spring goods has just
been received. The very latest uatterus.
Pries reasonable. J, B. JoaasoN,
iay $500 . .ca on on.a. . :.
$ 4O0 Dam>zieae,.
Jadgmets utesred, in th Dist Diwet Court
-Opta w Irank Decalared to ~e
not seaae.
In the United States oircuit Oort yeeter
day morning the case of the bondsmen of
Patrick Leonard was called. and dhelded
against them. Leonard was arrested in
.utte for illegal voting. Daniel Tuohy`and
John Dyle went on the bond for Leonard's
appearance before the United States gourt.
Leonard failed to appear. He was *arieted
in Idaho by Marshal Foray and brought
back to Helena for trial. Leonard pleaded
guilty and was sent to Deer Lodge by Judge
Knowles for six months. He has served
his time and been released. When he
failed to appear in court at Helena his
bond was forfeited. The attorney for the
bondsmen filed a motion a short time ago
to have the order of forfeiture set aside.
The motion was denied yesterday by Judge
Knowles and the bondsmen will have to
pay into court $500 each because Leonard
ran away.
In the case of the United States vs.
Samunel lenshaw, of Butte, for attempting
to pass a gilded nickel for a $5-gold piece,
a demurrer to the indictment was argued
and overruled. Renshaw will now have to
stand trial. He is oat on a $1100 bond.
The court adjourned until 10 a. in., Mon
day, April 18.
Asking Damages for a Steam Beating
Dr. J. J. Leiser filed a suit in the district
court yesterday against the Helena Steam
Heating and Supply company for $4,,000
damages. Dr. Leiser and Richard Lookey,
who are the owners of the brick block at
the corner of Sixth avenue and Allen
street, say they entered into an agreement
with the steam heating and supply com
pany to place a steam heating plant in the
building, and that the company was to in
crease the size of the boiler and radiators in
sase it became necessary, and that a nuar
anty was given on the plant, good until the
spring of 1892 They claim the plant was
unsatisfactory and would not work in cold
weather as agreed. For this $2,500 dam
ages are claimed, and $1,500 more for the
removal of the plant and replacing it by
The Bohm Manufacturing company, of
St. Paul, filed suit against Wm. Harrison
to recover $850 alleged to be due on a bill
of exchange executed by the defendant on
Nov. 27, 1889, and due thirty days after
Nels Spaulding anes*Mary B. Sperling,
W. A. Boutelle and the Good Luck Mining
company for work done on the Good Luck
nine, north of Helena, between July 20,
1891, and March 7, 1892. The amount
ilaimed is $149.75 and $75for attorney fees.
Judgments were entered yesterday in
favor of the plaintiffs as follows: J. L.
Israel & Co. vs. William Deacey, for $590.44
nd $18.90 costs.
J. Switzer vs. William Deacey, for $245.67
and $14 costs.
H. F. C. Kleinechmidt vs. A. N. Patten,
Northwestern Land and Investment com
pany and G. W. E. Gritfith, foreclosure of
nortgage $12,955.72.
P. E. Iler & Co. vs. Greenhood. Bohm &
7o., $250.
Not Insane.
Frank Milleday, a well-known character
on Upper Main street, was examined before
Judge Buck and a jury yesterday afternoon.
It appeared that he is a victim to the mor
phine and cocaino habits and not insane.
The complaint was made by Thomas Cra
hen in the hope that Milleday might be
sent to the Warm Springs asylum for treat
ment. The jury were Dr. C. B. Miller, R.
C. Wallace and J. D. Wilson, who decided
that Milleday, otherwise known as Opium
Frank, was not mentally deranged.
The celebrated Foster kid glove, five hook, is
selling at the Mee Hive for $1.25. Every pair is
warranted and fitted to the hand.
Ladies' fast black seamless hose 23 cents. Best
value in the city. Butuher & Bradley's.
Samuel K. Davis' Special.
10,000 Cumberland.
5,000 G. S. P. and T. (BIenton group).
5,000 Bald Butte.
These three blocks are a purchase for
capital. Price given at the office.
325 Bald Butte, $2.
500 Iron Mountain, 874e.
1,000 Iron Mountain.
Iron Mountain is the most regular divi
dend payer ou the list.
150 Bi-Metallic Extension. 60e.
Rooms 26 and 27, Bailey block.
Hanging lamp, dome shade. largo fount. bur
nished brass trimmings aC the Bee leive for 83.
By the ily
Mrs. S. A. Fisher's stock of millinery is
the finest.ever brought west. Don't fail to
call opening to-day.
Try a Cup, Free.
Call at H. M. Parchen's and try a cop of
Rex beef tee, free.
Indivldual Patterns
Of foreign and domestic suitings have just
been received by JOHNSON.
Jackson's music store. Bailey block.
O. E. S.
Joots second antl fourth 'rTesdvy.
A reogular menotie of Mlirn, Chaltir No. 1,
0. N. H.. will be held this eveninu ut Masonic
Temple at 7:30 o'clock.
Lucy S. R Ir.f. CK, WYorthy Matron.
MI. E. Boowan. Bocretary.
MonLana Lodge No. 1, I. 0. 0. F.
Moots every Tuo.dav.
Aregularmeetinsi f ,0Iiaat Lorlge
-N.,. 1 will hb, hold ai, (,lid Fellows
T'omple. (Jackson str'et entrarce,
thid e,ve.iLug, 1itmiug membeor'
are cordially welcomodl
il. F. WAllNEI, N. G.
E".I KLUC(IE. Secretary.
Ivy Lodge No. 24, K. of P.
Moets every Tulesdly.
A regular zeleting of the above
lotldg, will b ,t I I lhia ('l'tesday)
eveniug, at thbir ('atlle lall, A. ).
U. W.ihal, l'ar hos block. em
berW of aieuir lolx.us are cordially
invited to attWiel.
W IL. l. VitRIEN, C. C.
K. of it. andS.
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IEer-t-laxn . E3auer,
lanafacturer of Coats, Robes and Mats.
Also Tanner of all kinds of Hides andh las.
Repairing and Cleaning of Far Goods.
818 North Main Street. - elesaa, Montana.
Nurseryman and
Landscape Gardener
Betel Park Narsery. elena, Moa.
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday,
SAPRIL 11, 19 AND 18,
We exhibit this week a beautiful collection of choice nov
elties in Spring and Summer Goods, consisting of New Silks,
New Dress Goods, Paris Novelty Patterns, Embroidered
Chiffon Patterns, Novelty Crepon Patterns, Novelty Chevron
Patterns, New Laces, New Drapery Nets, and New Goods in
all departments.
To make our Grand Opening additionally attractive, we
will offer special bargains in every department during Mon
day, Tuesday and Wednesday.
come~ and See Our Display
And examine our special bargain offerings.
The Fishing season has opened andI am on
deck with thn finest ino of kie.ting ioods ever
btolught, o Helena. and they will be sold at Now
York prices. I will sell you Wood rods at from
25 coats to $5. Split Bamboo liode from $3.0C
to $30. Reels from 23 cents to $25, including
the new Aluminum RHel. Fly Hooks from 35
cnnts to $3 per dozen. Leaders. 10 cents to St.
Fitteen ditterent styles of 11y Books from 6ti
to $*. Baskets by the hundred. Wading 'ants,.
Stockings, Boots and Shoes. Lines of all do.
scriptions. from a nickleo up. Come in and look
over a stdck of goods selected for Fiehermen.
No. 43 Montana National Bank
Building, Helena, Mont.
U. S. Deputy Mineral Surveyor.
4.000-Carats Montana Sapphires--4,000
A rare chance for any person
wishing to procure these beautiful
gems. On exhibition at the office
of D. A. Richardson, Mining Broker,
Granite Block.
F. M. IiHAW & CO..
Accountants and Bookkeepers
The above firm stlraightens oat old books
which have fallen Into arrears, renders balance
sheets, and opens now ledgers, etc. Will also
InstloL iu the latest and most aproved praoo
teal methods oa bookkepinug. P . Bo 419v,
lstena. Mout,
Investment Securities. Money to Loan
On improved Property and Ranches. Will purchase County, Schooland
Municipal bonds and warrants, commercial paper and mortgage notes.
No. 10 Edwards St., Merchants Natlonal Bank Building. Correspondence Soliolled.
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Are the themes of statesmen and rulers, but
the masses of the people are seeking a
Against high prices and poor qualities in
---SHO eS
Those who buy of us find ample protection against
both, and seek no furthler for a place of safety.
Montana Shoe Company
Donoghue & McCarthy,
Sanitary Work a S.ecialty, Jobbing1 Promptly Attended to,

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