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THE ARIZONA REPUBLICAN: TUESDAY MORNING, DECEMBER 8, 1896.
5 Ui uuinii 1 tuu i vva i StrawbenieB. Blackberries. Ripe Navel Oranges. Japanese Persimmons. MuBcm and Cornlchon li rapes. Wax, Lima and 8iring Beans. Horse bad; ah Root. Cauliflower. Celery. Dressed Spring Chickens and Quail always on hand in sold tunage. Corn-fed Turkeys, Ducks and Ueese dressed 10 order promptly. G. 0. BUXTON & CO. Fruits, Vegetables, Poultry, Fish and Oysters. 39 W. Wasainston St. - - 'Phone 122. . CITY AND COUNTY IN BRIEF. Small Paragraphs of General Interest. The News of a Day in Phoenix and Its Tributary Realon Presented In a Nutshell-Doings of People and Other Matters. There are now twenty prisoners in the county jail. The Santa Fe reports heavy and con tinuous travel to Randsburg. A newspaper has been started at Randsburg, California's boom mining camp. One week from today the beginning of the session of the irrigation con gress. .' ; , f : J. J. Ellis died at the county hos pital and was buried by Randal & Davis yesterday.. if , The ladies of the Presbyterian church will hold their bazaar on Thursday and Friday of this week. Jesus Preciedo, convicted of burg lary, was sentenced by Judge Baker yesterday to one year in the peniten tiary. There are at present 228 convicts in the territorial penitentiary the larg est number in the history of that in stitution. .' The social that was to have been given at thePresbyterian church next Friday night has been postponed for one week. The weather bureau predicts a se vere frost for tonight and warns citrus growers that it will be dangerous to that fruit. The Williams News says the major ity of Coconino county's teachers will attend the teachers' institute here De cember 28. Superintendent M. J. Nugent of the territorial penitentiary has filed the appeal bond in the big canal and pris on contract suit, The Florence Tribune reports that George D. Tantau is on the rapid road to recovery and that he will return to Phoenix this week. The remains of John Bursey, the young man who died in a cyanide tank at the Union mine Friday night, were shipped Sunday night to Madison, Wis. Grand Master Workman Pierce of the A. O. U. W. is delayed in his tour of visits to the different territorial lodges by illness. He is in the city at present. "Mr. Harvey Westhorp, late of the Hotel Arcadia," says the Santa Monica Outlook, "has been offered .a lucrative position at Phoenix; and may leave for that city early in December." A very interesting game of baseball was played at the park Sunday be tween the Pioneer and Victor hose teams. The game was won by the Victors, the score standing 31 to 16. The delegates from Missouri to the irrigation congress will be J. G. Stowe and E. Lalley of Kansas City and A. P. Mowry of Sedalla. The local com mittee will meet tonight to name a re ception committee. Sunday's gun club shoot at Prescott resulted as follows: Hill, 18; Stevens, 10; Ferguson, 16; Jackson, 16; Mander felt, 8; Andrews, 8. Doubles Jack son, 4; Hill, 6; Stevens, 7; Ferguson, 6; Manderfelt, 4; Andrews, 1. Charles Hill, a young fellow aged 14 years, was arrested yesterday after- j noon in this city by Deputy Sheriff Buggeln of Coconino county. The boy is charged with grand larceny at Wil liams. He was taken north last night. Editor C. D. Reppy of the Florence Tribune, who has been commissioned by Governor Franklin as honorary member of the board of irrigation, says he's coming to the congress next week. . Tomorrow night at Redewill hall will occur W. W. Cooley'a lecture on "Prison Life." "It will be graphically illustrated and, as Mr. Cooley is a bright and ready platform speaker, the evening promises to be interesting and instructive. Acting Territorial Secretary Dev ereux has received the full election re turns for delegate to congress from all the counties in the territory. The re sult was as follows: Smith, 6.065; Doran, 4,090; O'Neill, 3.S96. Mark Smith's plurality was 1,975. E. E. Abel, speaking of cowboy tournaments, said yesterday that Bill Jackson in 1890 at Winslow roped and tied a steer in fifty-eight seconds, the animal having risen after being thrown the first time. This beats the record. Albuquerque Democrat. Says the Los Angeles Express: Ex Governor Murphy of Arizona and Con gressman White returned from a short trip to Catalina last evening and brought in some fine bonitas caught on the boat coming over from the island. Now it is the question of the largest fish story with them. A burglar entered Sam Seip's cigar store Sunday night by forcing open a side door. The only thing taken was a nickel-in-the-slot machine. The re mains 'of the machine were found in the Churchill addition, where the thief had broken it open and abstracted the contents. The quarterly teachers' examina tion was begun yesterday in the high school building. There were sixteen applicants for county certificates and one for a territorial certificate. The examining board consists of Probate Judge Crouse, W. A. Coy and F. A. Parker. The examination will be con cluded today. The Los Angeles Times will next week issue a special irrigation edition, in which the subject of irrigation and the doings of the congress here will be exhaustively treated. The edition will be handsomely and profusely il lustrated by portraits of the promi nent men connected with the congress and irrigation matters generally. The Phoenix Typographical union held a meeting Sunday and elected the following officers: President, G. W. Brown; vice-president, O. O. Matthews; financial and recording secretary, S. Palmer; treasurer, T. L. Harris; ser-geant-at-arms, William Harris; board of trustees, J. A. Gardner, A. E. Esta brook, C. H. Morris and the president and vice-president. Mr. W. C. Gregory received a few peaches last Thursday from Phoenix, Arizona, fresh from the orchard, says the Pomona Times. They were about right in size, flesh nearly white, very high flavor and good enough for Salt River valley people, who ought to have the best things on earth. Arizona's valleys and mountains possess the el ements of wealth to a remarkable de gree. William Fairchilds, a former em ploye of the street railway company, was arrested yesterday on a charge of passing a bogus check- The check was made out in the name of John W. Jones and was payable to the Wil liams, bank. Fairchilds owed a debt to Dorris Bros, and passed the check on that Arm. It called for $2,500. He will be examined by Justice Morris today. From the Escondido, Cal., Times: Dr. N. J. Rice writes us from Phoenix, Arizona, that he and family arrived at their destination in good shape, and adds: "Rev. Mr. Thompson and the 'big tent' people are here. Have also seen Rev. Mr. Healy. This is a fine country; of course, I don't know much about things yet, but from what I have seen and heard, the prospects for the future are fine. Real estate values are constantly advancing. The chamber of commerce held a meeting last night in the new quar ters. No business of importance was transacted, as several cf the members were absent. Secretary Bruce Perley desires everybody who has anything attractive in the vegetable or fruit line to place the same on exhibition in the office of the chamber of com merce. The exhibit has dwindled some and an effort is being made to make it as large and interesting as possible for the session of the irrigation con gress. ments for the appearance of the com pany at the opera house. R. E. Wells, assistant general man ager of the S. F., P. & P., arrived Sun day evening from a short trip to Al buquerque. He was accompanied by his wife, three children and nurse. SUPERVISORS MET YESTERDAY. Contracts Let Other Proceedings of the Board. The board of supervisors met in reg ular weekly session yesterday. Bids for doing the county printing were opened. The Tempe News was award ed the contract for publishing the of ficial proceedings of the board, and the H. . H. McNeil company for all job printing for the county. J. W. Ben ham was awarded the contract for supplying wood to the county offices and institutions. G. W. Wallace filed his bond of $1,000 as constable of Tempe precinct. C. W. Foster filed his bond of '$2,000 as clerk of the board of supervisors. A committee having in charge the arrangements for the coming irriga tion congress appeared before the board and asked that an appropria tion be made by the county. The mat ter was taken under advisement by the board until the next meeting. A promise was given,- however, that some assistance would be given. Have You Inptei Our trimmed and pattern hats? All the latest styles. We carry nothing but High Grade Millinery. STOVER & PITCHER, Gooding Building, Opposite Adams Hotel. HEADQUARTERS FOR STERLING . . . SILVERWARE Gold, Gold Filled and Silver And a general line of Holiday Presents. Everything strictly first-class. mmt, WATCHES LOCAL BREVITIES. REDUCTION SALE. Reduced prices still on in all depart ments. Dress goods of Barretta cheviots, mixed coloring, strictly all wool, 27 cents a ward; were 35c. A special bargain in mixed novelties of beautiful silk mixtures, 50 cents a yard; were 65c. These goods are of the latest effects, and were good val ues at former prices- Everything in the line of dry goods. THE ALKIRE CO. VANTILBURG & DAVISON, Leading Phcenix Jewelers. Pocket Kodaks aod Bis lyes Are the only cameras which use silk film and can be loaded in broad daylight. Picture making wilh them is simplicity itself. We are exclusive, agents. 17 t xwnDuwc jpr emr 28-30 H. First avenue, u AMIUS UOU OVil. PERSONAL MENTION. Celia Fischer, voice culture, Italian nethod. Studio, Room 1, Mahoney building, Phoenix, Arizona. Watch repairing, Chamberlain's. Do not forget .the Presbyterian la dies' grand bazaar, on the evening of December 10 and all day December 11, in Redewill hall. Beautiful dolls and all manner of fancy articles at ex tremely low prices. At each booth will be served home cooked delicacies appropriate to the various seasons. Found Lady's gray wool shawl. Owner can get same by applying at this office. Shelled walnuts and almonds, home put up fruit in gUss, fresh butter and eggs; California figs, 15 cents a pound, at Genzlinger's, 211 West Washington. LOST. A small gold locket containing lady's photo and engraved on back. Please send or leave at office Phoenix Wood and Coal company and receive reward and many thanks. $100 new bicycles for 440 at Depew's, No. 17 South First avenue. "Pabst Special Brew" received highest award at world's fair. Spark ling and delicious; at the Brunswick. For Rent Water rights in the Mar icopa canal. Inquire of L. H. Chal mers, Fleming block. Bulk oysters, any style, one-half dozen, 25 cents, at Coffee Al's lunch counter and ladies' dining room. Hear the story of the convict's life, Redewill hall, Wednesday, December 9 Admission, 25 cents. For rooms, down, per Sale Two houses, one one three rooms; balance installments cent. Must be sold six $100 10 in- H. J. Systad of Chicago is in Phoenix. H. C. Shaw of Canada is a guest at the Hotel Ford. F. E. Sharkey of New York arrived in the city yesterday. Malcolm McLeish, lessee of the Vul ture mine, is in the city. L. P. Davison, United States army, is registered at the Ford hotel.. Chauncey Kelsey and C. S. Kelsey, from Chicago, are guests at the Ford hotel. Mrs. Ida Harris of Champaign, Illi nois, is in the city for the benefit of her health. Mark Heissman has returned to Phoenix after a year's absence in Louisville, Ky, R. E. Morrison and Charles Akers of Prescott are in the city and are stopping at the Ford hotel. Mrs. M. G. Wood, city tax collector, returned yesterday morning from a business trip to Los Angeles. George M. Sargent, general freight and passenger agent, of the S. F., P. & P., arrived yesterday afternoon from Prescott. Frank Obermuller, the young min ing man, departed yesterday morning for Gold Hill. He will return for the holidays. T. W. Johnston, the attorney of the S. F., P. & P. railroad, is confined to his room at the Commercial hotel with an attack of illness. W. B. Parker and family of Vaca- ville, Cal., is in the city.. Mr. Parker expects to stay in Phoenix a short while on account of his health. President W. J. Murphy of the Ari izona Canal company returned Sunday with his son, Ralph, from Chicago. Mr. Murphy expects to stay here sev eral weeks. E. S. Kimball, an uncle of Super visor William Kimball, who has been spending a few days in the valley, de parted yesterday evening for his home in Tennessee. C. J. Walker, advance agent of the "Darkest Russia" theatrical com pany, is in the city making arrange- side of two weeks. J. F. MULLIN, The L. W. Blinn Lumber Co. English- chop house. All the delica cies of the season; strictly first class; moderate prices. The Anheuser Cafe and Restaurant, REDUCTION SALE. The Alkire company offer greatly reduced prices in their stock of men's and boys' clothing. This is a great chance to secure for yourself or boy an outfit at away below the ordinary cost. Their stock is immense and in order to move it they have determined to make the prices interesting. Give them a call. Reimported "Old Taylor" whisky, spring '88, at the Brunswick. By the Way-- CHRISTMAS SLIPPERS.... AT'T'TTTl IT S GOING TO RAIN and if yon have an OLD LEAKY HOOF We have juBt what yon need to fix it up. We are sole agents for P & B HOOFING. Call and see out P 4 B Manilla Roofing. Henry E. Kemp Company,..; FIRST ST., OPP. CITY HALL. For Sale Household furniture, in eluding upright piano, at 519 North Third street. J. F. Mullin. REDUCTION SALE. After Wednesday, November 25, we will sell everything at greatly reduced prices. Those two toned rough effects will go for $1 per yard; were $1.25. English cashmeres, sale price, 17c per yard; were 25c. Mixed novelties in beautiful silk, 50c a yard; were 65c. Dress goods, all wool27c; were 35c. Good values. THE ALKIRE CO. Every man who has paid money to a National bank in the past two years as Interest can make money by calling on A. J. Daggs, attorney at law. Room 4 Lewis building . . . Opera House the money. cafe Best meals for Read new Mammoth top of page 3. millinery ad. REDUCTION SALE. David Herz's address wanted. Mat ters of importance to communicate. J. H. ORTMAN, Butte, Mont. Carnations and Violets. Thursday and Sunday mornings. Robert Rinehart, first door west of postoffice. Best beds and cleanest rooms for the money at Gregory house, 225 East Washington street, Phoenix. We call special attention to our great sale to begin Wednesday, No vember 25. Men's and boys clothing will go at prices never before named in this city. Hats at very low prices. Silverware given away as long as the stock lasts. Give us a call and be convinced of the quality and price. We are sure to please you. Special sale every Wednesday. THE ALKIRE CO. Fine lunches at the Brunswick. REDUCTION SALE. Mrs. Geo. F. Briggs, 536 North Fifth street, fashionable dressmaker, at reasonable prices. Tailor made sufta I Pnces' a specialty. After November 25 the ladies' black cloth jackets go for $2; were $3. This is a great bargain. Largest stock of black goods in the city. Reduced prices for this sale. English Kersey, ladies' jackets, boxed front, sale price, $4.95; were $6.50. Ladies' Irish frieze jackets, the very latest novelty, $6.75; were $8.60 Melton capes, high collars, $6.75; were $8.50. r Ladies' ' listerclne plush capes, fancy taffeta lining, Thibet trimmed, $5.75; were $7.50 Blankets and comforters at very low THE ALKIRE CO. Patronize home industry ana get one of Smith's $25 suits. Elegant line of goods just arrived. YOU CAN BE WELL, wihen your blood is rich, pure and nourishing. Hood's Sarsaparilla makes the blood rich amd pure and cures all blood dis tases, restoring health and vigor. HOOD'S PILLS easy to operate. headache. 25c. are easy to take, Cure indigestion, Consumption, unless it has readied the third stage, can be cured, but its treatment requires new and modern methods. Dr. Swetnam, office No. 10 North Second avenue. Wakelin's Pharmacy for drugs. The Montezuma restaurant, No. 36 East Adams street, has been newly fit ted and furnished throughout and will be conducted as a first-class eating house. Special rates to families, and private rooms for ladies. SAVE MONEY! The only incandescent OIL BURNING HEATING STOVE oil H A. Dil Shoe Co. Are a little the nicest ever shown in Phoenix....... in the city. Intense heat at small cost. One gallon of lasts 18 hours. See them hefore making a choice. D. EL BXJRTIS, 27-29 E. Washington St. Tinning and Plumbing a Specialty.