OCR Interpretation


The daily enterprise. (Livingston, Mont.) 1883-1884, December 13, 1883, Image 4

Image and text provided by Montana Historical Society; Helena, MT

Persistent link: https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85053382/1883-12-13/ed-1/seq-4/

What is OCR?


Thumbnail for

MONTANA NEWS.
A tjeueral court martial will convene at
Fort Maginnis on the 17th inst.
Katie Putnam has been elected honor
ary member for life of the Helena rifle
clüb.
H- T. Gilbert's brewery at Virginia City
was burned on Saturday. Loss, between
$6,000 and $7,000.
Miss Jennie Corson, the shepherdess of
Montana, has purchased R. H. Clendenin's
large band of sheep.
Andrew Dunn, the man who met with
the railroad accident at Miles City a few
days ago, has since died.
Outside copper is always quoted from
one-quarter to one-half cent higher on the
Chicago market than in New York.
The blacksmith shop at the Anaconda
works took fire and burned a few days
ago, and greatly endaugered the immense
smelter.
A party of Montanians will leave Hel
ena in a few days for California to spend
the winter. The party includes Dr. and
Mrs. Parberry, of White Sulphur Springs.
Two or three of the soldiers went around
among the Fort Assinaboine garrison and
collected $75 as an "O'Donnell fund,"
and then proceeded to blow it in after the
most hilarious manner.
Steve Stoner, from Highwood, reports
the farmers of that creek all busy with
fall plowing. That would be a novelty
for a more eastern agriculturalist at this
late season of the year.—River Press.
On the 1st of the present month there
yet remained about 270 feet of tunneling
at the Drum Luramon, in order to com
plete the big working tunnel. The entire
length of the tunnel is to be 1,130 feet.
L. C. Stark was arrested in Benton for
the robbery of T. C. Power & Bro.'s store,
which he says "was accomplished after he
was knocked down by the robber. His
story was believed, and he was discharged.
The workmen who were throw n out of
employment and the wages due them by
the Barker failures are all to be paid off
in a short time, and the smelter will also
be set in motion once more in a few
months.
A private telegram received in Helena
yesterday conveys the information that
Chas. F Gray, assignee of C. II. Tilling
has & Co. of Chicago, is awaiting Mr.
Tillinghast return from Montana to offer
creditors forty cents on the dollar. He
places the liabilities at $300,000; assets
at $150,000.
A special of the 11th, from Las Vegas,
N. M., says: This morning, in digging
for the foundation of the new court house
the laborers—old miners—saw symptoms
of pay dirt. They at once gave it a trial,
winch resulted in their striking it rich.
There is great excitement in the town, and
everybody is staking off claims.
Walter Matheson, editor of the Bill
ings Herald, has been appointed coroner
of Yellowstone county. This is a grace
ful act, and shows that the county com
missioners have their eyes open. When
Matheson finds it necessary to kill ob
streperous callers it will not be necessary
to send out for the coroner. Very handy
arrangement.
Charles Cox, a colored porter belonging
to a Northern Pacific dining car, was
drowned in the Yellowstone at Glendive
on Sunday. He and another man attempted
to cross on the ice, when it broke and let
Cox in and he was swept away very
quickly. The porters on the division
have offered $150 for the recovery of his
body.
Portions of the press report of late are
being transmitted iu very unsatisfactory
shape. It is a constant struggie in the
printing offices to get sense out of non
sensé with respect to many of the dis
patches. The W. U. has evidently got
some "cubs" at the instruments at some
one of the repeating offices. What they
can't do at mangling a dispatch no one
need try.—Herald.
Lu Moore, of Butte, had lately sold
her house for $1,600 and kept the money
in her stocking, wearing it during the day
and putting it under her pillow at night.
One morning a Chinaman came for the
washing and the sheets were hurriedly
taken off the bed, rolled up anti sent
away, and it was not till some time after
ward that Lu discovered that she had sent
away stocking and money. She rushed to
the wash-house, but only in time to dis
cover that by some means the stocking
with its contente had been thrown into the
fire, where the aahrs of ffic
visible.
m
« 5 s
DEALERS IN
Clothing and Gents Furnishing Goods,
HATS AND'CAPS.
Pioneers From Away Back, and Our Motto: "Low Prices."
MAIN STREET, LIVINGSTON, MOTANA.
Metropolitan Hote
MULKERN & GALLAGHER, Props,
MAIN STREET,
LIVINGSTON, M. 1'.
House well furnished throughout, and all hard-finished rooms. Centrally loocatcd
with a Large Sample Room for the accommodation of Commercial Travelers. Table, the
Best. Fine Bar attached.
Brunswick Hotel !
M. C. MURPHY, Propr.
This elegantly appointed and carefully managed hotel is now ready for the reception o
guests Travelers seeking neat and comfortable rooms and a well supplied table will find
them at the BRUNSWIClt, opposite passenger depot, Livingston, Montana
H|t IS A FACT !
^^vercoats at reduced prices.
m Jjjj^ubber Goods constantly on hand,
j^juits, ready made, we carry the finest selection.
^*j alifornia Underwear we sell at a Bargain.
and Caps, the latest Styles always on hand,
^-jverything as represented.
j^Qyjiquors, we carry the largest stock.
^^^^ssortment of Groceries. Special figures to dealers.
eckwcar just received ; the latest styles,
mi^omestic and Imported Cigars. New brands.
m3 oots a °d Shoes, Blankets, Quilts and Glassware,
^j^^emember our New Brick Store,
C^b n Park Street, next to Merchants Hotel.
I. ORSCHEL & BRO
Livingston, Montana,
Located on the
Main Line
Of the N. P. R. R., and at its
Last Crossing
Of the Yellowstone, and at the
Junction of tbs National Pari BrancbR. R
With the main line of the N. P.
Railroad Company are building Shops
and Round Houses at this point.
Good Bituminous Coal Alines west of
the city
Clark's Forks Mining District reached
from Livingston.
National Park entered from Livingston.
For plats and information of lots in the
Original TowDsite and adbic°nt to the
Freight and Passenger Depots, apply to
GENERAL LAN D A GENT N P R. R CO.
St Paul. Minn,
NICKEUS, WILBUR NICHOLb,
Jamestown, Dakota, or
JOHN H. ELDER,
Agent Land Dept. N. P. R R. Co.,
Livsngston, Montana.
L. Taylor, GenT Townsite Agent.
New Harness Shop
■r .
Lower Main Street.
SADDLERY,
HARNESS MATTI NG and REPAIRING
Neatly and promptly done.
Ilave *a large and complete stock of goods
in the Harness line and I am
M!U
Orders left at the Office on Second street will be
tilled promptly.
F. D. PEASE, Agt.
THOMAS J. NOBLE
(Successor toF. W. Draper.)
PROPRIETOR OF THE
Headquarters
Main Street
Open Day & Hight.
Large stock of nothing but strictly
first-class
LIQUORS. WINES AND CIGARS.
Finest Billiard and Pool Tables in
the city. 1
-AND
LUNCH COUNTER
0. H. MOORE, Propr.
Main Stet, LIVINGSTON, MONTANA.
Milwaukee Keg Beer Always on Tap and
Imported Clieese and Summer Saus
age Sandwiches.
CF'GIVE ME A CALL.jgJ
J ames Ennis
WHOLESALE AXI> RETAIL
Butcher !
Shop on Main Street.
Having purchased Wright & Holliday's old
stand, we soîicit the patronage of all their old
customers. and as many new ones as wish to
be squarely dealt with, both m quality ni
mem**.
A. KBIEGEK & CO,
furniture.
Glassware and Crockery
Wholesale and Retail,
Our furniture establishment
has been greatly enlarged, and
we have just received in carload
lots a complet e stock of our line
in every description direct from
the best factories, which we will
sell at prices that will compete
with any in the territory. Call
and examine our large stock
and be convinced.
Also a complete stock of undertaker's line connected with the above. o l00( i g
delivered to all parts of the country on short notice.
Main Street Opposite Postoffice,
LIVINGSTON - - MONTANA
Santa Cla/ix
-AT
J. BINGHAM'S
FURNITURE Store
GRAND EMPORIUM
Of nicejthings for
THE HOLIDAYS.
Silver-ware, Maj olica-ware,
China-ware and Glassware in
every form and of every de
scription.
Now is the time to make
Selections of Xmas Gifts to
gladden the hearts of those you
love best.
FRANK WHITE'S
GAMING HALL!
AMD
BOOSTS
The ONLY first-class estab
lishment of the kind in the city
The Best Cigars and Liquors in the West\
eous attendants to wait upon visitors •
with co»*
-AT--
K EBERT'S "Wood .Va* 1
Back of the Metropolitan Hotel.
Wood Sawed and Split any Size V
may wish and Delivered.
Office at the Metropolitan Hotel.

xml | txt