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Saturday, Jan. 5, 1901.
The I.H..ia Mine.
g0M the mines at Lumpazos passed
under the control o. t he present proprietor--Hwm.
H LottM &Cu., Dio
Dgo tionzalez and Llcenciado Miguel
v I ,,,ez, all Of Hermoslllo. there has
J)pen a marked improvement in the
aaoageflMttt of the properties, and
there are now under way many new
r-tmmps. to facilitate uie
In 1 8!)3 the Cleveland ft Moctezuma
Mining Co., of Cleveland, Ohio,
bought the Mlna Grande. Arrnyt,
Cura Hidalgo, and uther.mn.es, open
ed up t he old irklntf through a Mw
tunnel, expoMig laie botftM of tllgh
rade silver ores, to treat which they
; erected the lixiviation plant now upon
I the property. In Aunust ISM they
i set the iMOOiDg plant into operation,
land in two and ne-half years mined
' and reduced about 14,000 tons of ore
on an experimental plant which yield
ed nearly "iOO.OOO ounces of tine silver.
In 1897 the ores handled were of higher
trade, hut the uneconomical methods
etmiloveri ale all the prolits. The
DEALERS IN GENERAL MERCHANDISE
Dry fVoocs, Hoots and Sjoes. drotcnes
Utv, Grain, Flottv, ifo-
Morley Avenue, - . ISouales, Arizona
WINING BUREAU OFb
Ijiodltng of ores, diminish the cost of ownership of the property gradually i
Hkkmosi !.i.o, Sonoka, MlCX.
Calie de Don Luis. No 61.
n.ininL' and reduction, and increase ! passt!d under t he present ownerahtp,
and work was resumed aoout two
Tlie ore deposits are In true fissure
veins, which are from twenty to forty
feet in width, and can be traced along
both sides of the cafion. The Tajuf
mine is upon one leae which runs
through the mountain upon one side
of a narrow cafioii. wliile the MtOjl
the otljer side of t he same canon, not
.. f ii j il li In flu. 'til. i
11, 1-5 ivwvn jj StUlltJ S L II I U wrj " um. v.
,,, -uiphide of soda, winch takes up ! ,)ropertle9 there are In fight NKfll
tbl silver In the form of sulphides. . ln0UHaud feet f workings and large
jji .. . i., . i 1 1 1 1 i.i il i 'jinur n I - ...
certain of sulphide of calcium the
.ulphides of silver are precipitated,
rtried. sacked and shipped to the
i nited States, selling t twelve dol
Inn ner nound Under present pro-
'' The ores are reduced by the Patera
leaching process, so called from the
Iiame of the Inventor, who discovered
Id principles In Germany. They are
Dnt subject to the usual crushing by
a rock breaker and pu.vertzcd by!
i rn,,h rolls, then the pulp Is roasted
i- ui.rhfrt,iirv furnaces, where!
Ill H.V...V.-. i ,j naiiovv .11. II.
- i ,. . ... I ... I
BulDbtte OI oopper ana mi w - Gran(e .AU(i Arrovo mines
l 1 . I i I I . .11. w ! I I . .
It Is leached In vats with a solution of
cesses ores producing forty ounces of
silver per ton are treated at a promt,
mid the improvements now in course
,f installation will make it possible to
treat ibiity ouuse ore at an equal pro
fit. In tlie way of improvements the
battery of Cornish roll is to be sup
planted by a battery of ten stamps,
rron the Union Iron Works, in San
rrunr.isfii now on the u round ;ind
bodies of rich ore are exposed to sight.
The two ledges seem to unite in the.
San Francisco mine, about a mile up
the fMfinn. which is owned bv 3. M.
" ' Lopez of Tepupa, aod Francisco Ga-
llegos, of Lampa."s. brum their tniue
the t wo owner have extracted some
very blub tirade silver rock, and have
shipped and sold at a goodly profit.
They have contracted witn the own
ers of the reduction works to reduce
for them 500 tons of ore which will
yield 75 ounces ol uue an wt per Iju.
The San Francisco mine abuts up in
the line of 'be .Sinuaripa district, but
the ledges continue over t here, ihe
Agent lor mining transactions of all kinds. Buys and Sells Mines
Denounces and surveys properties. Pays Taxes
Completes Title, et
Having Close Connection With the Department of the Interior,
vi r. Monttverde can Dispatch Business Promptly.
Best of References.
MIGUEL LATZY HERMANO.
Importers and dealers in Genera Merchandise. Largest Assortment
of Mining Supplies in Sonora. Prop's, of the Terrenate
Roller Flour Mills. Agents for 'The California
Powder Works," Hercules Powder, and
The Studebaker Bros. Mfg. Co.
Farm wagons tc.
I IIKKIUN KXl'HAMiK HOI ;HTSOI.Il
VIALlJAlWNA, SONOKA. MKXICO.
BRANCH AT SANTA ANA
P. A. Demartini Co.
ranclsco, now on tne .... - been
nidations for. the same are being ' dtatrtet
,ade. JMSStlo. Wrtlk surgeon for
re-arranged so he pn, s of n ,s ng i m
t ip mil (i can be cot ducted riy ne- . , ,
tnepuip tu . Assays of ores from the Clippings have
1 -ilf the men now employed. And all ' , ' .
nan iw ibcujivii v i 1 Kiven exce en t result-, nd the own
ri:r::X: S - , . . ... .
and tedious processes are to beslmpll- mi
tied and cheapened
General Merchandize Groceries, hro
vl&iotts. Dry Goods, Boot and Shoes,
Huts unci Caps, May. drain, JSte.
"Cheap quotations usually mean cheap products, or "opeuers" for high
prices on what is unquoted. We assure our customers the
closest market quotations and the best quality
G. Be.v HSNHY, Manager.
As a sample, ores
i uk von
Ely s Cream Balm
Kay and plesiant to
1Mb ConUius no i n -jurionii
It iii quickly Hbeorhi-d.
I..n.. lff.lli-1 nt fllirt.
It (lH iii and Cli-niidC?
1110 .8I I llS-tll S.
COLD H HEAD
1 I - . . s .
are now packert upon tne o-icks hi
burros to t he rock crusher from the
various mines at a cost of eighty
ctnts per ton. The cafion is belnt
bridged by a trestle, and a mine rail 1
way constructed around the "ides of
cafion, passing each mine, and when
completed It will convey ores from all j
the mines to the rock breaker at an
average cost of ten eents per ton.
Fuel, which was formerly handled at
.n-iderable cost, after delivery by
V . t . 1 . . - 1. J,.mn ! A II IV 1 fltl til 111 lit Mill.
oy tlie Contracior, is UO. .w, ,;r; ,v L., ,l,c Membrane. Kent....- II..
a chute to the furnace door at a very Ki-nnesof Tmieami Bawll. Ijirge Suv, wcmni
,, , it . , j-ii..-,.. Dr .u'zict.ir i.v nniil ; Trial Size, 10 cinu liy mail,
small cost, and the contractor deliver lLY BKOIUEUS, 5U W'orreu Street, New York.
U be new place for the imd old
All these improvements were cof
celved by Mr. Oscar Hountree. the
the present superintendent, who took
charge of the property some four
The Lampazos mines were worked
all of one hundred years ago, and
their history is very interesting. The
first record of their operation was
early in the centurv just closed, when
they were operated by two orothers
THE HARLEY HOUSE
SAMPLE ROOMS FOR COMMERCIAL MKN.
FURNISHED ROOMS 3Y THE DAY, WEEK OR MONTH
NEW BUILDING. NEAT AND CLEAN.
NOCALES. ARIZONA MRS I C HARlEY Proprietor
E. B. HOGAN,
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U IIJIIUI I
HENRY 0. FLIPPER.
U. S. Deputy Mineral Surveyor.
Mine and Land Surveys In
United States or Mexico.
Tuoroiorh acq ua In tame Ub
Mexican I.imd nnd Ml nine Law
Tro..t ll r.fi iaflM and Spanish.-Itoturi Public
eu oy mi' unmtcn .
named Moreno, piiests residing In "I'llIlM T UIHT. IIIM. U!lllliLr IMIJZIIH'i'I S
'H'Osura. They operated them aoove
quarter of a centurv. finally abau-j
donim: operated them ab..ve a quarter
or a century, linally abandoning oper
ations at the time of thereat Apache
uprising in 1829. Then they laid idle
fully balf a century.
In 1886 Mr. J. C. Schldt took up the
MlD&GraOdt, but afterward changed
"Is holding to the Tajos mine, upon
another ledge, on the opposite side of
tlie cafion. Mr. Schmidt successfully
''lrated the mine at intervals until
boui a year ago, when he sold It to
lue present owners.
Carriag-e Pointing, Sign Writing, Good Material,
Skilled Workmen. Reasonable Prices.
AGENT FOR THE "Dandy Windmill.
M:..- a SniH'ialtv. and I. as luul a
liirytfCxpirlein oin tne ' tirvoy of I and
L-rantslii Mexico and tTnlted Slate
Barraca and tj'nder(croundminim;sur-
i and reporting on mines. Baa
made a special study of the Land aud
Mining Laws "f Mexico and -ives . .m
niltatlons reliitlnx thereto.
NOUAL.K8 so NO K v. H KX
- The New York 8 Sonora
Will Buy All Classes of SHver, L.ad and Gold
J. R. Viajrular. Man.. Hsr.Tiasillo, Son- Men-
Smelter located at Las Cruces, Sonora, Mex.
W. N. . LESTER,
Contractor and Builder,
PROPRIETOR NOOAUTOS BRICK YARD.
Plans and Estimates Made.
Work h'lrnt C ass and HeHuhle.
V HOTEL, Tucson, Ariz
Nos. 214-216 South Meyer St., Opo. Camp .
mrnm on thi mwm m. m
Agency for the Nogales, Arivaca, Amplk Samvle Rooms kok tb
Oro Hlanco & Mammoth Stage Lines. CommkkcialTradk
Lighted Throughout by Electricity