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THE ARIZ0&4. REPUBLICAN:
THUJRSDAY MORNING, SEPXEBEE if," 1896. SPECIALTIES TODAY : PINBAPrXB, ' MUK MEWJSS.' .i f BLACKBERRIES, VALENCIA CHANGES, ! KIL3KY JAPAN PLCMS, KIFB BAKi LETT PEAKS, WAX, LIMA STRING BEAN3, GRSEH PEAS, ASPAKAGOd. EAGLE BKAND OYSTERS, L truest and Best. SPRIJ-G CHICKENS. ' DUCKS and TURKEYS. t 4 TELEPHONE 122 4 WEATH ER REPORT. 0.3. Depaetjcsst op Agricui-torjs 96. I . vVtf&THKK BUKSAU Phisnix, September 16. 1896. OA. 1115 P. H Barooi. pres. (red. to tei level) in. Actual temperature Sensible temperataro Relative humility Direction of wind Velocity of wind Kainfall (paK 1- hours) . 8tate of weather . . . -9.864 76.8 66. S 29.762 99.3 75.5 3j W 3 " clear 06 a cler 1 Highest tauip ntuie iu --1 hours ending 4 p. m., 102.2. Lowest temperature in 21 hours ending 4 p. m.,70 2. Forecast for today, fair and cooler. ' T aribub L.White. Observer, HEWS IN A NUTSHELL. Happenings of Streets and Town. Epitome ofr the itys Local Intelligence. Tne Doings of a Day In Phoanixand lis .Tributary ... Realon. Frank Curas will give a dance at the park tonight which will toe at tended toy many. City Editor Mills of The Gazette yes terday celebrated hie birthday in which he was assisted by several well wish ers. ' ' '' ' - . A tralnload of cattle will be shipped from Del Rio this week for this city, where the cattle will ibe placed on pas ture. Car No. 5 of the Forepaugh & Sells circus with sixteen men was in the city yesterday. The Mil posting crew soon had the city covered with post ers. . Last night commenced the Jewish Yam Kipper, or day of atonement. The Hebrew 'business houses closed last night at 6 o'clock. Services were held last might at the Goldman residence. A Bryan Silver club was organized ait Tucson Tuesday night with a mem bership ol 130 persons.-Harry Drach man was elected president, A. J. Hal "bert, vice-president, and W.. G. Power, secretary. A genuine old country-dance was given a few miles west of the city Tuesday night. During the progress of a waltz am oil lamp was overturned and set fire to the house- The flames were finally put out, 'but the dance proceeded 'through it all. C. D. Gray yesterday received a let ter from D. I. Murphy, commissioner of pensions at Washington, which stated that (his petition for an exam ining 'board of surgeons for Phoenix has had favorable consideration and that the board would be created. The Prescott Courier conveys a hint to a epooney couple in. the following language: "The man in the moon ad vises the Alabama female ibrunette and the chunky Caucasian male 'blonde to keep slightly more beyond the range of electric lights in their evening promenades." The Wall street contingent was kicking yesterday 'because the electric light company had shut off itlhe fans. They wanted wind, but it is a pity that some of the wind wasted by the pol iticians that congregate in that street could not be bottled and used when oc- casion requires. Another Joint meeting of the teaoh--er of the high school and grammar schools has been held at which it was decided that the schools should open at 9 o'clock in the morning and close at 4:30 in the afternoon, with one hour and a (half for lunch. The change will take effect next Monday. The Tempe goldbug Republicans held a meeting Tuesday night which was a lively one. Tom Molloy and R. C. Lowell of this city, 'both sound sil ver men, were 'present and took an interesting part in itlhe proceedings. They held their own and succeeded in convincing several that the welfare of Arizona came first before everything else. - The ubiquitous Nogales robbers have, according to late reports, been increased toy other desperadoes with a thirst tor gore. The hand now num bers twelve men and it is said they are) contemplating "holding up an S. P. train., At least the railroad company thinks so, for tlhey have Increased the guard on the Tucson and Lordsburg division. ' ' : ' ' : The Free - Methodists are holding their quarterly meeting this week in the Free Methodist church;, corner of Fifth and Adams streets. There will be preaching each evening at 7:30, also on Friday and Saturday at 2 o'clock. The usual quarterly .meeting services o SUnday'.- The paster will .be assist ed by Rev. and Mrs. Cassel. fAll are cordially invited. James Sealspastor. The.ncampment of the territorial militia has been abandoned for the reason that there are no funds appro priated for the purpose and the only way the encampment could be held would be for each company to pay its own expenses. The 'boys are very much disappointed, as they looked f or ward with interest to having an en campment. A man walked Into the probate court yesterday and told Judge Crouse that ie wanted a marriage license. The judge took down the name of .the man and asked ihim 'the name of the pros pective bride. The .man looked at the judge in astonishment and said that he had been married three weeks be fore and he wanted his marriage cer tificate. The laugh was on Judge Crouse. A young lady presented a check at the Valley bank yesterday and de manded gold in payment. The demand amused Col. Christy and -Cashier Mes- singer, who pleasantly asked her If silver wouldn't do just as well. They Imagined (Chat they had found a veri table goldbug. She answered that she was a silver girl, but wanted gold on this occasion for a particular purpose. She got it. Journal-Miner: A miner named Ad ams, from Mount Union, while en gaged this afternoon in assisting to unload some heavy machinery at the depot, met with a very serious and, it is feared, what may prove a fatal ac cident. W. H. WiHiscraftwas engaged in unloading a portable engine, when Adams and a companion came alone and volunteered to assist him and his men. The engine slipped on the tim bers and toppled over, hitting Adams, and cutting him about the head and face, and hurting him internally, it is feared. The bicycle races that occurred yes terday at Tucson consisted of five events; a one-third mile race, one and two anile handicap, and two juvenile races. The Phoenix hoys that partici- patea were Slater, Long and Hartwell and the former two boys 'have again exemplified that they are the speediest riders m the territory. A telagram received by Jim Gritfin test evening stated ihat Slater and Long won cvptv race. The hicyele boys of he city are proud of the records of the young onampions and hcy will be given a warm welcome on their return to Phoe nix. The territorial Democratic conven tion will be held today at Williams. Yesterday morning delegates from the southern counties passed through Phoenix for the north. Many of the rnoenix delegates deft on the moraine train and the rest went on the evening irtun. ine delegates from Maricopa county are as loliows: C. R. Hakes, D. A. Spragg, J. A. Stewart. J. A. Mi.. Oann, J. W. Woolf, C. W. Miller; F: P Trott, Gus Hirschfeld, A. J. Godfrey, J. L. B. Alexander, G. P. Bullard, Neri Osbom, J. Hurley, B. Crawford. C. H. u-ray, l,. 'Jordan, H. W. Baxter, R. Hill W. L. Teal, P. Moffatt, F. Baxter, T N. Clanton. It is the central nni.rtfrwi that Mark Smith will be nominated for congress. A mysterious transaction was wit nessed by Ernest Ford Tuesd in the rear of the building, where he resides, on .Second avenue. He was preparing to .retire when his attention was attracted by seeing three men with a sack .filled with something into the alley. Two of the men en tered a vacant place and the other re mained outside. The two who en tered the room 'were indulging in a fist fight, as itihe iblows they struck each other could be plainly heard by Mr. Ford. At the expiration of about five minutes one of the men came rmt again and picking up the sack with the man ; who was standing guard they passed out of the allev. The other man who was left 'behind in the build ing passed out at the, front entrance. During the entire affair not one word was spoken by any of the men and the whole matter (seems to 'be shrouded in .mystery. , A battle between a Chinaman and a colored man 'attracted much attention and created a good deal of amusement for the spectators yesterday afternoon on inrst street near the Chinese Quar ters. The colored man had purchased some article in one of the stores and . an argument arose over the price. The colored man wanted to pay so much ana the Celestial wanted more. The purchaser threw a piece of money on the counter and walked out of the store with the article. The store keeper followed him Jabbering loudlv and gesticulating wildly. He attempt ed to snatcn tine article rrom the son of Ham, but that personage resented it by striking the Mongolian. A pitched battle followed and it is hard to tell how it would have ended if several other Chinamen had not come to the assistance of their countryman. He recovered the article and the colored pugilist hastened from the field of bat tle. Today is the day when the Republi can clansmen from all over the coun try will meet in convention to nomi nate 'the ticket that will be victorious in November. As to possible nomi nees it is a hard mfltfter tn. pfloirt-ain who is Who and what is what. For the council, nobody has announced himself. For the assembly R. C. Lowell is the onlv one who flclrnnwl- dees his intention of mnViTiP' a iwsr for it. ' As for sheriff, there is no aeant.n or material to select from Frank Moss. J. T. 'fiiant .Tam Mr.. Millan, Thomas Boyle and a couple others would not object to being the nominee. Pinu Kneriaan seems to have a etnen on tne office of recorder. C W. Crouse and Thomas Flannigan are going to make a Boramble for the office of probate Judge. For treasurer no name has 'been mentioned save that of Perry Wildman of Tempe. For su pervisors Frank Parker and Mr.. Hirst of ; Glendale want . - the nomination. Judge Johnstone has got a tail hold on his office as justice and win of a surety get the nomination G. D. Gray has one eye on the other justice's office. Everything will no doubt pass off harmoniously, for upon .the united ac tion of all 'Republicans depends suc cess for the ticket , PERSONAL MENTION. Jottings About individuals andThelr Actions. Miss Kate Walsh has returned from her California trip. Judge IC. F. Ainsworth left last night for California on business. J. A. Phillips left yesterday morning for Prescott to inspect his mining claims. Thomas Weedin and wife of Tucson passed through Phoenix yesterday for Williams. ' . O. J. Paddock of Gila Bend came in yesterday to attend the Republican county convention. George W. Vickers of Prescott and J. A. Murdock of Detroit registered at The Ford yesterday. Selim Michaelson, manager of the Drachman. cigar store in this city, has gone east on a vacation. Custom Collector Sam Webb came in from Nogales yesterday morning and last night left for Williams. . . Xi. H. Goodrich, wife and daughter yesterday returned from an extended sojourn on the Atlantic coast. ; Colonel Cotton, commercial agent of the M. & P., has 'been promoted to general freight agent of the line. Charles M. Shannon, collector of in ternal revenue for Arizona and New Mexico, with headquarters at Santa Fe, is m nnoanix. " - Henry M. Willis left for Williams last night to attend the convention. He will stop at Flagstaff a short while before returning,,.. . .. Herbert Drachman and Charles Hoff arrived from Tucson yesterday en route for Williams to attend the terri torial convention.' Hon. Thomas Smith left last night for Williams to 'attend the territorial convention, from which place he will proceed to Los Angeles. I. H. Hay, local agent of Wells, Fargo & Co., yesterday returned from his trip to California. Charles Fisk, who relieved Mr.'' Hay, left for Lords burg to 'relieve the agent at that place for a couple of : weeks. : ' Norman Lacklahd"and wife returned yesterday f roms- a visit of several months in Che east. Mr. Lackland will at once resume his duties as a postal clerk on the S. F., P. & P. Patronize hom industry and get one of Smith's $25 suits. Elegant line of goods just arrived. INSIST UPON HOOD'S Sarsaparilla when you need a medicine to purify your blood, strengthen your nerves and give you an appetite. There can be no substitute for Hood's. HOOD'S PILLS are the best after- dinner pill; assist digestion, prevent constipation. 25c. For Sale or Rent. Elegant antique oak upright piano. Apply at No. 434 North Center street. Business at the Ivy Green restau rant is increasing daily. Good meals are always appreciated toy the public. NSW ROAD HOUSE. The Villa, a new road house, situ ated on Seventh, street, half a mile south of the M. & P. depot, will open Saturday night, September 19. A f ree turkey lunch will be served and all friends are cordially invited to toe pres ent 'Tis Pretty, 'TisTrue, All sizes and Widths in this Twentieth Century Shoe I DARK TAN, TRK PRICE, .Y.'SS.SQ'.Y. e. L Ml Sloe 4 . J" i i Whoever Neglects to Buy His Shoes PHOENIX, ARIZ. LOCAL BREVITIES. Caramels, chewing peppermints and cream taffy made daily at DeMersV For sale Cheap at private sale, lot of household furnitpre; also twenty horses, all ages. Enquire of Mrs. Clark Churchill, North Fifth street, near Van Buren. . If SdMl'line's Best tea ds money- backed, and other tea ds not, which do you think is pure? Strangers In the city should try the Ivy Green restaurant. Meals 25 cents. 36 East Adams street Don't suffer. Get a bottle of our prickly heat killer. Price, 25 cents. The Phoenix Drug Co., 15 W. Wash ington. Best cup of coffee at 'KloJIee Al's." After September 1 I will sell Ice at the following prices: BO pounds and under, lc per pound; 25 pounds to 40 pounds, at c per pound; 50 pounds and over, c per pound. P. MTNOR. .Fall term Lamson's Business Col lege opens Septemiber 7, 1896. Tui tion has been reduced for the term to J16 English course; $25 (business course and $35 shorthand and typewriting For Rent Beautiful orange grove. House, furnished, stock and imple ments. Just the place for a winter home. Inquire P. O. Box 644. FOR RENT. At $30 per month, a family residence with hall, five large rooms, and closets and porches. Shady grounds and grassy yard:4 Best location in city for a physician s lamily residence. Call at southwest comer , of Fifth and Washington streets. AN IDEA WANTED. The local committee of arrangements for the Fifth Irrigation congress, the session of which will be held in Phoe nix commencing December 15, 1896, would .be pleased to receive suggestions from the residents of Phoenix, and es pecially from the ladies, as to the de sign of the official badge of the con grees. Something attractive, unique and locally typical is desired. Sugges tions should 'be addressed to James Mc Millan, Secretary Local Committee Irrigation Congress, Phoenix. Blacksmith and Tj. GRAF, Proprietor. HAVING erected a new shop on North Center St.. opposite the e hool houee for th purpose "f carrying on the BLACKS MIT HI NO BUSINESS in ill its various branches, I can b found there at all times. Fine carriage rooking a specialty SHOEINfl done in the very best manner. A larige assortment of iron, steel and wagoB material instantly on hend. -Experienced workmen. Kepalrine Done With liispateb. Wagon Shop THE. BEST ALWAYS DRY GOODS AND FURNISHINGS Fleming Block, - - ,- From WILSON & WARD, Leading Shoe Dealers in Arizona. OPERA HOUSE-- I now open and offers to the pnblio the best the market affords. Regular meals are served as follows: . . . BREAKFAST. 6 to 8 a. m. i-lh30to 2 p. m. LUNCHEON-. ..is.-. DINNER o to 7 p. m. Short orders served at all hours. The best of service and reasonable rates. The Richards Co. UOLDEN ; RULE restaurant. . Situated in the old Gazette building. Cor. Venter and Jefferson 8ta. THE BEST 15c MEAL IN THE CITY. - - Give ts a Trial. - - THE BURGER CORRAL On Firm Avenue between Adami nod HonroeSti. Pact l. n , utvaiojiYcu wtwia if ii, in our en a rice at irmdATRtft nriMt PUnln nf w.AM t Z. and outfits. ... - B Frank Murphy, Prop. ! MEAT! MEAT i RARE, JUICY, TENDER I and SWEET, y . CALL ON c m. i uvrctA, t : 24 W. WASaiHGTOH ST. t TitxtttmmmttxtttUK CROQUET ......SETS! Special Bargains for 1lie next tO days. THE IRVINE CO. . . Phoenix. Arizona.