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The Salt Lake herald. [volume] (Salt Lake City [Utah]) 1870-1909, December 31, 1905, Last Edition, Section Three, Image 37

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I lIany Fine Quarries uarnes Add Much to Wealth of the State < I
In Hating list1i1 the resources and indus industries IndustrIes luciusI ¬
I tries of Utah the th old scheme of count counting counting countI ¬
I ing on ones fingers is useless but butivere butwere butI
I were this method employed one of the thefirst thefirst theilrst
first and longest fingers might well be
1 designated Uquaru1ng quarrying Nearly Nearl every everysort everysort everysort
sort of rock stone or clay cl y Is found in inthe Inthe Inthe
the hills of o this state OwIng to b an anunusual anunusual anUnusual
unusual activity InA In building circles circleslowing clrclesduring circlesduring
during thepast the jrnt Jl a all qUf1T urile iJaS hal
been drawn upon h hvI1y vlly ThE hSt iIftoi iIftoilowing fol followIng
lowing covers but a few ew of the many manyquarries manyquarrIes manyquarries
quarries but will serve to show the thegreat thegreat thegreat
great variety varlet oil Of1mter1aI rtm material terlat mined minedThe minedThe minedThe
The GorgOzar Gorg zaQuarries Quarries located south southof southot southof
of Park City eld eldja s hard y rt4 < jd 4 stone1 stone1well st stbtiewell u uwell
well adapted to to1se use In retaining walls wallssills wallsslUs wallssills
sills etc where reliability and dura durability dUrabUlty durability ¬
bility are needeoV need ne dflhIsstone iJl1hls9ton hls stone was used usedIn usedin usedIn
In the First Presbyterian church on onSouth onSouth onSouth
South Temple street streetThe streetThe streetThe
The Kyune quarries Are located locatedtwelve
twelve miles east of Colton Utah Tha Tharock TharOtk Thsroelt
rock obtained Is a 0 gray stone neat In Inappearance inappearance Inappearance
appearance and affected only slightly
by prolonged exposure These qualities qualitiescombined quauttescombined qualitiescombined
combined make m mak2 k the rock valuable in inthe Inthe Inthe
the construction of ofpublIc public buildings buildingsSome buildlngsSome buildingsSome
Some of f Salt Sa1tIakes takes largest largestandinosl largestandinoslImposing and most mostimposing MostImposing
imposing structures have been built of ofthis ofthis ofthis
this stone Among Amon these are ar the th tl city cityand cUyand cityand
and county building exSenator exSenatorKearns exSenatorIearns exSenatorKearns
Kearns home and the new federal federalbuilding federalbUilding federalbuilding
building buildingWhere bUildingWhere buildingWhere
Where pine FineMarbie Marble Is Found FoundThe FoundThe FoundThe
The Wasatch Marble company owns ownsquarries ownsquarries ownsquarries
quarries between the head of Snake Snakecreek Snakecreek Snakecreek
creek and JJJ0j3ottonwood andag Cottonwood canyon The Themarble Themarbl Themarbli
marble Is a a solid seamless rock which whichwhen whichwhen which1when
when prepared 1repar d for use Is as beautiful beautifulas
as any obtained anywhere As the de deposits deposits deDosits ¬
posits are covered with common soft softsoil softsoU sottsoil
soil to a depth of ten feet only quarry quarryIng quarrying quarryIrig
Ing is easy and Inexpensive The quar quarries quarTies quarTies ¬
Ties are not developed constantly the themarble thernarbl themarble
marble being mined on denand demandTwo denandTwo denandrwo
Two quarries located near Park ParkHty ParkCUy ParkCity
City < Hty and near the tracks of the Denver DenverRio DenverRio DenverRio
Rio Grande are the Euclid yielding yieldinga
a a stone In great demand by contractors contractorsfor
for foundation work wor and the Metro Metropolitan Metropolitan Metropolitan ¬
politan From the t11 latter is taken a
The byTOJtarbon hi fQ tmrbon boxt fields of the Ulntah Ulntahbasin Uintahl3sin tjintahr
r basin containone OI QXtain I one of the th e greatest gr eatest of ofUtahs ofUtahs t tCtahs
Utahs reab 1 s p lF regllsonlte p onlte The Thesupply Thesupply Thesupply
supply to toall aU 1l at > appearances is inex inexhaustible inexhapt1bl InexhaUtbI ¬
haustible i Jt fc tIa > Is s Suc1t fficie l1dt nt t experts p rts say sayto sayto sayto
to supply supplyth Jthe whole ole wood wo oG4 fpjvan un unlimited unllmUed unlimited ¬
limited nuniberof ntniibe roYe years yearsThe sZ sZThegilsonlte
The Thegilsonlte gilsonite fields begin at a point pointabout jointabout pointabout
about three miles west of the thewest west line lineof Uneot lineof
of the pldUncph pld ld 4uncpnw tlncptpabgre ahgre gre JCn ndan atan lan reser reservation er ervation ervatlon ¬
vation arid and a eitn xtb1 i eaateriy st I over over what whatwas whatwas whatwas
was the tl e 4servat1on reservation t ervat on for a distance of ofseventyJava otseventy ofaeyentyfiva
seventyJava seventy aeyentyfiva 1v miles mU sf clear across the theColorado theColorad theColorado
Colorado Colorad boundary boWda In area they are areabout areabout areabout
about eeventyvflve miles long east and andwest andwest andwest
west and about bou foctynatt tOt y m > es s wide north northand northanAO northand
and south southThe soithThe ±
The gllsonita i fields etds qr r at least le st near nearly near1y nearly ¬
ly all the valuable val able gllaonite claims Qlaimg laIm are areowned areowned areowned
owned by the asphalt trust The TheSt TheSt Thet
St t Louis Glisqnitfr GUsonltft tjompany ComPitn iomvnyand rand nd the theGllson theGilson theGilson
Gilson AsphaltJim spha t1un coni comiranY mp any y both b th of ofwhich otwhich ofwhich
which ar aresidithciratIons au u1sld sldlaryrcorporatlons r rparations of ofthe otthe ofthe
the asphalt trust ar are re operating o eratinS eratin in inUtah InUtah InUtah
Utah and one n oftheirnialnobjects oftheirnialnobjectsup of ofteIiaLn i titblr main objects objectsup bjectsup
up to date has been to limit the supply supplyof
of gllsonlte and a d asphaltum so as not to tooversupply tooversupply tooversupply
oversupply themarket the market and thus force forcedown forcedown forcedown
down the price priceUses priceUses priceUses
Uses of Gllsonlte GllsonlteGllsonlte GlIsonlteGllsonite GIIsonteGilsonite
Gllsonlte Is utilized mainly In the themanufacture themanufacture themanufacture
manufacture of varnishes pipe dip diproofing diproofing diproofing
roofing materials etc It can also be beutilized beutilized beutilized
utilized in the manufacture m putftcture of rubber rubbergoods rubbergoods rubbergoOds
goods Ordinary rubber goods it is ismaintained i imainta1ned Imaintained
maintained can contain about 40 4 per percent perent percent
cent < ent of gilsonite Much Utah gilsonite gilsonitehas gUsonltebas gilsonitehas
has been marketed In Europe EuropeThe EuropeThe EuropeThe
The Utah gilsonito is pure when whenmined whenmined whenmined
mined it requires requiresno no treatment after afterbeing atterbeing afterbeing
being taken from the vein before Jt ILls itJsused ILlsused is isused
used for manufacturing purposes Th Thaim Thaim Thaim <
aim of those who contrpl the he produ produris produis
is therefore therefo to < > supply onlywhat only what tv tvmarket tn tnmarket thmarket
market requires requlr s and nd no more I 1ore Nowhere NownerpelsE I4owherelse
else In the world is It found in jure jureform pure purtform pureform
form It is Ja 1asoluble soluble bitumih lt 1 fu dissolving dissolv dlssolvLng disblvLug ¬
Lug readily in benzine benzineThe benzineThE beuzineThe
The supply of the adjacent asphalt asphaltIs
Is held down by the trust because in inthe inthe Inthe
the eastern easternQ 4qil < Qi fjelgs elds asphalt asphaltismanu asphaltismanuaetured Is s manu manufactured manula ¬
factured la tured as a byproduct and can c n be bepurchased bepur bepurchased
purchased pur < hased much cheaper than the Utah Utahproduct Utahproduct Utahproduct
product can be shipped ahippedeast east to the thegreat thegTEat thegreat
> great markets marketsTh1s Jr11s Thissupplyof supply ot eastern easternasrhalt easternftsrhalt easternaerhalt
asrhalt is almost mQQt unlimited too and andi andunHl an anuntil
i until a large market can be created in inthp Inthf Int
thp t west the tbetpist tpist will naturally limit limitthf limitL limitthr
thf L local output oiitputAre otitpuAre outputAre
Are Perfect Perfe t FIss Fissure re Veins VeinsThe Veinsrhe Ve1nThe
The gllsonlteuln gns nlt lIJ the h I TJJntalx Ujnt Ujntakruns Jtasln Jtaslnknown asl aslrUns
rUns in the theknown 1lO P t1 v WS WSkno11
known to the mffilhg fffllng thIhgworT WOrTd Tire four fourlarge fourlergl fourlarge
large veins are the Little Bonanza Bonati a the theCowboy theCowboy theCowboy
Cowboy the Bi BjBonanza gBonanza < Bonanza and the theite theBlack theBlack
Black Dra tLcm a G11s GilsOn GilsOnite n nite
ite company eompailradi RlPeady lrejt1yi Tgftea rfedtb r d to is isworking Isworking Isworking
working the Black Dragon vein at atDragon atDragon atDragon
Dragon thgipr tQ thpy1t jp ent qt terminus tennlnusot of the theUlntah theUintah thetlntah
Ulntah railway railwayThe rallwayThe raiiwayThe
The gilsonite lies In perpendicular perpendicularveins perpendicularveins
veins between solid walls of rock At AtJn Atone Atone
one point whe where the vein 1Je I exposed exposedn eed eedIn
Jn n White White3OOD Rii Rl VcMt l itiaaeen 1 ae 1 lO Be e
3000 3 OOO feet d clep ep ThIs fhJ ht particular parlr ul r vein veinaverages veinaveragES veinaverages
averages tvftflve tw twlVe Je feet in width Is about abouteighteen abouteighteen abouteighteen
eighteen miles mll si in J length And Is so per perfectly perfectly perfeetly ¬
fectly form formelthnt 1 ttat tbJl it i isrpopslbiato t pofI ta to drive drivea
a buckboard alongthe aion 1ong the thetop top of it It is isThey istha ise
tha e belief obi t lk t thebIg thebIgveins e bJg bJgveins
veins are t nJ 21 t9 mg jt ti ik ikThey
They are perfectly vislbleta visible to the naked nakedeye nakedeye nakedeye
eye eyeThere There are thirtyeight varieties of ofhydrocarbon othydro ofbydrocarbon
hydrocarbon hydro arbon products to be found In Inthe inthe inthe
the Ulntah basin and adjacent terri territory territory terntory ¬
tory ranging rang1n all the way from pure puregilsonite puregi1sonlte puregilsonite
gilsonite tp wtetJes that are valueless valuelessfor
for any purpose whatever but which whichhave whichhaye whichhave
have the appearance in large measure measureof measureot meas re reof
of the more valuable hydrocarbon hydrocarbonproducts hydrocarbon1rOducts hydrocarbonproducts
Other Asphalt Fields FieldsSand FieldsSand FieldsSand
Sand asphaltum bituminous lime llme8to 11me8t limestO
8to 8t > and other hydrocarbon products productsare productare
are to be found in great quantities in inSpanish InSpanish inSpanish
Spanish Fork canyon anyoriIn In Utah county countyin
in Tie Fork Indian Fork and other ad adjacent adjacent adjacent ¬
jacent localities The city of Salt S lt Lake Lakeowns Lakeowns Lakeowns
owns a group of asphalt 8S halt claims near nearThistle nearThistle nearThistle
Thistle in the same vicinity and the theproduct theproduct theproduct
product of this group has been used usedNear usedin usedIn
in paving several Salt Lake streets streetsNear streetsNear
Near Vernal in I eastern Utah are areJarge arelarge arelarge
large deposits of a splendid sand as asphalt asphalt asphalt ¬
phalt of the very best quality for forstreet forstreet forstreet
street paving ThIS asphalt Is very veryheavily veryheavily veryheavily
heavily impregnated Impregti itt t I The deposits lIe Heabout lIeabout lieabout
about ten miles southwest so thwast of Vernal In Inthe Inthe inthe
the hills which form the run rim of the theAshley theAshley theAshley
Ashley valley valleyRailroad valleyRailroad valleyRailroad
Railroad Building In InThe InThe inThe
The St Louis Gllsonlte Gl1sonitecompany company has hasbuilt hasbunt hasbuilt
built the Uintah railway r t a from Maolt a afiction asb1Uon aStation
fiction on the lQ Q rr i taP rqd f TTVX TTVXacross V4stern V4sternross tstern tsternfl1SS
across ross the Coloram ColoramTgah coiotpi1nC lnEf to Dragon DragonT Dragoniah
Tgah T h the scene 8t f 1 Us principal opera operations operations operalions ¬
tions at present As the necessity for or orU
U 1 T
rock used entirely in pavements and andcurbing andcUrbing andcurbing
curbing where durability Is the chiat chiatrequisite chlRirequisite chirnrequisite
requisite The curbing and paving pavingalong pavingalong pavingalong
along South Temple and other streets streetswere streetswere streetswere
were done with this rock The deposits depositsin
in both the th Euclid and Metropolitan Metropolitanquarries MetropoUtanquarries MetropolitanquarnIe
quarries are Immense The proximity
to the railroad reduces the cost of haul haulIng hauling haulIng
Ing and transportation to a minimum minimumThe minimumhe minimumThe
The he Utah Marble company Incor Incorrpojatedt incoriPoated incorpoyateddirIng
rpojatedt poyateddirIng during 1rlng the past year will de develop develOp develOp ¬
velop quarries qua Tles near Logan and on the theLogan theLogan theLogan
Logan river This marble Is flawless flawlesstaking flawlesstaking flawlesstaking
taking an extremely high polish An Another Another Another ¬
other feature of this rock is the variety varietyof
of t colors shown under polishing Still Stillfanother sunanother Stillanother
another feature fe ture tending to make this thisrock thisrock thIsrock
rock of otunusual unusual value is its durability durabilityIt durabi ity ityIt
It does not crack or lose lustre with withexposure withexposure withexposure
exposure The beds have not been de developed developed doveloped ¬
veloped to any extent but during the thenew thenew thenew
new year mills will be built near the thequarries theQuarries thequarries
quarries The Logan river will furnish furnishpower furnishpower furnishpower
power and means of transportation transportationThe
The mill at the quarry will saw the thecrude thecrude thecrude
crude material Into blocks Another Anothermill Anothermm Anothermill
mill will be built near Logan where the thepolishing thepolishing thepolishing
polishing and finishing will be done It Itis ItIs
is claimed that thlsmarble this marble Is the equal equalof
of any produced in the world Vermont Vermontand Vermontand Vermontand
and Italy not excepted The readIness jeadlnesswith readInesswith oadiness oadinesswith
with which it takes a fine polish will willplace w1llplace willplace
place the rock in demand by contrac contractors contractors contractors ¬
tors for inside work in fine homes or orpublic orpublIc orpublic
public buildings buildingsBrown buildingsBrown buildingsBrown
Brown Stone From Mt Nebo NeboIn NeboIn NeboIn
In addition to the gray and red stone stonedescribed stonedescribed stonedescribed
described Utah has quarries yielding yieldinga
a brown stone and an also lso an almost pure purewhite purewhite purewhite
white rock called oolite The largest largestbrown largestbrown largestbrown
brown stone quarries are located in inJuab inJuab inJuab
Juab county near Mt Nebo hence are arecalled arecalled arecalled
called the Mt Nebo quarries Elegance Eleganceand
and brown stone go hand In hand The Theterms Theterms Theterms
terms elegant sublime and others as asenthusiastic asenthusiastic asenthusiastic
enthusiastic have been applied to brown brownstone brownstone brownstone
stone structures so often that a brown Tirownstone brownstone brownstone
stone front carries more suggestion of ofelegance ofelegance ofelegance
elegance than paragraphs can The de deposits deposits deposits ¬
posits of brown stone in the Mt It Nebo Neboregion Neboregion Neboregion
region are large the rock Itself tseI excel excellent excellent excellent ¬
lent for building purposes The San SanPete SanPete SanPete
Pete railway furnishes means of trans
j U Utahs4IydroCarbon + sHydroGarbon Field
ext ex extqndtng nding the companys operations operationsgrow operationsgrow operationsgrow
grow more imperative it is proposed to tobuild tobulId tobuild
build two branches of this road from fromDragon fromDragon fromDragon
Dragon One will run to Fort Du Duchesne Duchesne Duchesne
chesne where the company owns other othergllsonlte othergUsonlte othergilsonIe
gllsonlte properties and where it used usedto usedto usedto
to operate and the other to Vernal The Thepresent Thepresent Thepresent
present length of the road roadfrom from Mack Mackto Mackto Mackto
to Dragonis Dragon is fiftytwo miles milesThe mUesThe milesThe
The principal mission of the railroad railroadof
of f course is to give the company an anoutlet anoutlet anoutlet
outlet for its product but lines of au automobile automoblle autotnobile ¬
tomobile stages connect the present presentterminus presentterminus presentterminus
terminus of the road r ad with the country
beyond and in this way the road has hasserved hasserved hasserved
served purposes other than getting the thegilsonite thegilsonIte thegilsonite
gilsonite product to market marketPrior marketPrior i
Prior to the building of the road the thegllsonlte thegilsonite I Igllsonite
gllsonlte operations were principally at atFort atFort atFort
Fort Duchesne and the product was wastaken wastaken wastaken
taken out overland to Price a distance distanceof dls ance anceof
of 100 miles In all probability the therailroad therailroad therailroad
railroad will ultimately be absorbed by
the Rio Grande system with which whi h it itconnects itconnects itconnects
connects connectsHow connectsHow connectsHow
How the Trust Got Control ControlThe ControlThe ControlThe
The control of the gilsonite fields by
the asphalt trust Is due to congression congressional ¬
al legislation Many years ago indi individual individual mdividual ¬
vidual miners located a vast number of ofclaims otclaims ofclaims
claims on the reservation but it was wasnot wasnot wasnot
not open and of course they could nei neither neither neither ¬
ther work the claims nor secure pat patents paten patents ¬
ents en ts
entsWhen tsVhen
When the reservation was opened openedcongress openedcongress openedcongress
congress specifically closed the asphalt asphaltand asphaltand asphaltand
and gilsonite fields to mineral entry
Then the trust purchased from the theminers theminers theminers
miners a quitclaim to their right of ofdiscovery ofdiscovery
II IIdiscovery
discovery and secured the passage of oflegislation oflegislation oflegislation
legislation opening to entry every al alternate alternate alternate ¬
ternate section of the asphalt fields and andvalidating andvaIldating andvalidating
validating the discovery rights to which whichthey whichthey whichthey
they had purchased quitclaims quitclaimsIn
ca c cDeer
I Deer Trail TrailI TrailLDevelopment
I LDevelopment LDevelopmentIn Development DevelopmentIn
In the promising gold camp of Park ParkValley ParkValley ParkValley
Valley Box Elder county is located locatedthe lo locatedthe ated atedthe
the holdings of of the Deer Trail Gold GoldMining GoldMinIng GoldMining
Mining Milling company mp ny It is i a amile amile amileand
mile mileand and a half east e st of the gold profit profitproducing profitproducing profitproducing
producing Century mine and consists consistsof
of eight claims with an area of about
140 acres acr s The location Is on the south southern southernslope southera ¬
era ernslope slope of the mountain range which whichhas whichhas whichhas
has a grade of about 30 degrees from fromthe fromthehorJontal fromthe
the thehorJontal horizontal a condition favoring favorIngtu favoringtuiinel
rtuhnel tu lnel work On the ground is an anabundance anabundance anabundance
abundance of pine timber sufficient to tosupply tosupply tosupply
supply any call from the mine and andample andample andample
ample water for milling purposes purposesA purposeswellknown
A 3 wellknown mining engineer In Inreporting inreporti inreporting
reporting reporti on this property says saysIt saysIt saysIt
It covers the only exposed point of ofcontact ofcontact ofcontact
contact between tie quartzite and andgranite andgranite andgranite
granite In the district and over 3000 3000feet 3000teet 3000feet
feet of the great quartz fissure which whichcuts whichcuts whichcuts
cuts the quartzite dyke from north northfeast northt northast
feast ast t to southwest and on which a ahuliber atit1ib
huliber ti tit1ib ber l Of the important mines of the thedistrict thedistrict thed1tr1ct
district are located including the Cen Century Century Century ¬
tury mine mineThe mineThe mineThe
The development so far accomplished accomplishedconsists accomplfshedconsldts accomplishedconsidts
consists chlefl of about 800 feet of oftunnel otttlDnel oftunnel
tunnel work the objective point being beinge beingthe
Ithe the e Deer Trail fissure from thirty to toone tot toone
one t > ne hundred feet wide mentioned in inthe inthe inthe
the report and to reach which 600 feet feetmore feetmore feetmore
more of work will be reaulred reaulredAs
As the development has progressed progressedtv
tv t j cross fissures from four to six feet feetin feetin teetin
in width have been cut The vein mat matter matter matter ¬
ter In these fissures is mineralized be being beinga be1n ¬
ing inga 1n a white quartz with iron stain staincharacteristic stainc staincharacteristic
c characteristic of the goldbearing ores oresof oresot oresof
of that region Samples from these thesefissures thesefissures
fissures have carried values in lead leadsilver leadsUver leadsilver
silver and gold varying from 24 to 60 60per 60per 60per
per cent lead eighteen to fortyfive fortyfiveounces fortrfiveounces fortyfiveounces
ounces in silver and from 4 to 8 per perton perton perton
ton in gold goldAbout goldkb goldAbcut
About kb < ut ten tons of this ore are now nowo
o 4 the dump Tests have been made madeby madeby madeby
by mill men and the ore responds read readily readUy readily ¬
ily to concentration processes In one onefissure onefissure onefissure
fissure the tunnel encountered the ore orecropping orecropping orecropping
cropping and the work of sinking sinkingwinzes sinkingwinzes sinkingwinzes
winzes In both places was stopped by bywater bywater bywater
water A deeper tunnel will drain this thisterritory thisterritory thisterritory
territory but for the present work for forthe torthe forthe
the big fissure will be pushed where wheregreater wheregreater wheregreater
greater tooth larger be b lea and better bettervalues bettervalues bettervalues
values will be obtained obtainedTh
Th o cers of the company reside In InSalt InSalt InSalt
Salt Lake 1ty and are tho principal principaland prlncipjtland
and original owners owners of the property propertywhich propertywhich propertywhich
which indicates stable management managementand
and their confidence in the merits of ofthe ofthe ofthe
the proposition They are Henry HenryDenhalter HenryDenhalter HenryDenhaltOr
Denhalter president B J Beer vice vicepresident vicepresident vicepresident
president Charles H Hlpp secretary secretaryand
and treasurer and E D Woodruff B BH BH BH
H Hunt Adam Snyder and Joseph JosephHause JosephHause JosephHause
Hause directors Mr Hunt issuper issuperintendent is super superIntendent superIntendent ¬
intendent of the mine minei
1 i
portatlon A few of the largest struc structures structures structures ¬
tures in Salt Lake built of this stone stoneare stoneare stoneare
are the Deseret News building the Con ConWagon ConWagon ConWagon
Wagon Machine companys homo and andA andA andA
A W McCunes residence on North NorthMain NorthMain NorthMain
Main street streetThe streetThe streetThe
The oolite quarries are situated near nearEphralm nearEphraim nearEphraIm
Ephraim This rock is a beautiful beautifulwhite beautifulwhite beautifulwhite
white stone supposed to have been beenformed beenformed beenformed
formed through water action ages ago agoThe agoThe agoThe
The presence of shells apparently built builtup buntup builtup
up by coatings of cement or ooze has hasgiven hasgiven hasgiven
given It the name of oolite and is isconsidered isconsidered Isconsidered
considered the bedformation of im immense immense immense ¬
mense bodies of water existing in that thatcountry thatcountry thatcountry
country at one time The rock is grow growing growInA growing ¬
ing In favor rapidly Its wearing qual qualities QualiUes qualities ¬
ities combined with the rich appearance appearanceit
it lends buildings in which it is used usedmake usedmake usedmake
make it sought after by builders The TheHeralds TheHeralds TheHeralds
Heralds new home was built with this thisrock thisrock thisrock
Why Work Is Done Don In Summer SummerAs
As S a rule the th quarries of Utah are areoperated areoperated areoperated
operated during the summer months monthsonly monthsonly monthsonly
only when bulldin r is at Its height heightwhen helghtwhen heightwhen
when the demand for building stone Is Isgreatest isgreatest Isgreatest
greatest Climatic conditions have havemuch havemuch havemuch
much to do with this also Many of ofthe ofthe ofthe
the quarries are inaccessible in the thewinter thewinter thewinter
winter months and the stone Is liable liableto
to crack with the frost when work is isprosecuted isprosecuted isprosecuted
prosecuted in the coldest weather weatherIt
It can be seen that rock taken from fromthe fromthe fromthe
the quarries during the winter in such sucha
a condition could not be relied upon uponfor upontor uponfor
for any building or construction pur purposes purposes purposes ¬
poses whatever The quarries being lo located located 10cated ¬
cated for the greater part near rail railroad railroad railroad ¬
road or water thus furnished with con convenient convenient convenient ¬
venient shipping facilities reduces the thecost thecost thecost
cost of hauling to the lowest figures figuresThe figuresThe figuresThe
The tendency of the rock lie but a asmall asmall asmall
small depth below the surface or to tocrop tocrop tocrop
crop through completely renders quar quarrying quarrying quarrying ¬
rying inexpensive as a good quality of ofrock ofrock ofrock
rock can thus be obtained with little littlelabor 11ttlelabor littlelabor
labor laborTo laborTo laborTo
To supply the demand of the smelters smeltersand sroaUersand smeltersand
and cement companies numerous lime limestone Ilmestone limestone ¬
stone quarries are operated the year yearround yearround yearround
round The smelters use thousands of ofTHE ofTHE ofTB
The W M Rash Co Incorporated in inMarch inMarch inMarch
March 1903 Is the successor to the thebusiness thebusiness thebusiness
business of The Hanson Produce Co Coorganized Coorganized Coorganized
organized in 1889 thus being the oldest oldesthouse oldesthouse oldesthouse
house in the fruit and produce line in inSalt inSalt inSalt
Salt Lake City The business has in increased Increased increased ¬
creased from one one which originally sup supplied supplied supplied ¬
plied only the demands of the local localtrade localtrade localtrade
trade to one which now supplies the thetrade thetrade thetrade
trade in four states viz Utah Idaho IdahoNevada IdahoNevada IdahoNevada
Nevada and Wyoming
This firm occupies a floor space equal equalto
to six large stores and every inch of ofspace ofspace ofspace
space must be economized in order to tomeet tomeet tomeet
meet the demands of its rapidly in increasing increasing increasing ¬
creasing business The different differentbranches differentbranches differentbranches
branches and departments consist of
iruits and vegetables fish and oysters oysterspoultry oys oyEerspoultry ers erspoultry
poultry and eggs They also supply supplythe supplythe supplythe
the demand for egg case material Inthe In Inthe Inthe
the fresh fruit department a full line lineof Uneof lineof
of oranges lemons apples pears pearsbananas pearsbananas pearsbananas
bananas cocoanuts and cranberries are arecarried arecarrIed arecarried
carried In season In vegetables the theprincipal theprincIpal theprincipal
principal articles are California cab cabbage cabbage cabbage ¬
bage Utah potatoes and eastern sweet sweetpotatoes sweetpotatoes sweetpotatoes
potatoes A full line of fresh fish is isalways isalways isalways
always carried In stock also smoked smokedfish smokedfish smokedfish
fish in season seasonThis seasonThis seasonThis
This firm was the first to Introduce Introduceto
to the western public the now popular pbpulaioysters popul popularoysters r roysters
oysters known as the Sealshlpt Oys Oysters Oysters Oysters ¬
ters they being the only sanitary oys oysters oysters oystens ¬
ters sold in the west Lovers of this thisdelicious thIsdelIcious thisdelicious
delicious article of food need never never fear fearthe fearthe fearthe
the dangers incident to the consump consumption consumption consumption ¬
tion of oysters packed and shipped in inthe inthe inthe
the old style packages This is the theonly theonly theonly
only firm in Salt Lake City using this thiscarrier thiscarrier thiscarrier
carrier having been fortunate fortun te enough enoughto
to secure the exclusive right to its itsuse itsuse itsuse
use The result has shown that thepublic the thepublic thepublic
public appreciates a good thing by thelarg the thelargely thelargely
largely larg ly increased sales of the Sealshipt Sealshiptoyster Sealshlptoyster Sealshiptoyster
oyster packed only in Yacht Brand Brandcans Brandcans Brandcans
cans Many M ny orders come in for this thisbrand thisbrand thisbrand
brand arid and no other The Sealshlpt Sealshlptoysters Sealshiploysters Sealsblptoysters
oysters have been adopted exclusively
by several of the railway dining car carsystems carsystems carsystems
systems systemsThe systemsThe systemsThe
The poultry department has hasJ1andled handledDeep handled handledFor
I I Deep eep Creek eek 1 1For II IIFor
For twenty years or more the min mineral mineral mm mmeral ¬
eral riches of the Deep Creek country
bordering the boundary line between betweenUtah betweenUtah betweenUtah
Utah and Nevada have been talked talkedabout talkedabout talkedabout
about and for nearly that length of oftime ottime oftime
time the claim has been persistently persistentlymade persistentlymade persistentlymade
made that with railroad connection it itwould itwould itwould
would attain a prominence equal to toany toany toany
any other mining section in the west westThe westThe westThe
The building of the Western Pacific Pacificnow Pactficnow Pacificnow
now progressing promises to give the theminers theminers theminers
miners of that rich country at least a aportion aportion aportion
portion of the relief they have been beenseeking beenseeking beenseeking
seeking during the coming six months monthsor
or so Grading has so far progressed progressedthat progressedthat progressedthat
that the belief exists that rails will be belaid belaId belaid
laid across the desert country early In Inthe inthe inthe
the spring so that travelers will not notbe notbe notbe
be compelled to suffer as they have havepreviously havepreviously havepreviously
previously done in spanning the 120 120miles 120mUes 120miles
miles of waterless waste to reach the theEl theEI theEl
El Dorado beyond beyondOwing beyondOw beyondOw1ng
Owing Ow ng to the northerly course of the theroute theroute theroute
route selected by the road most mo t of the themineral themIneral themineral
mineral Region will lie to the south of ofthe ofthe ofthe
the line all the way from fifteen to toseventy toseventy toseventy
seventy miles or more but to traverse traversethis traversethis traversethis
this country will be comparatively comparativelyeasy
easy and there is little doubt that thatbranches thatbranchestrom thatbranches
branches branchestrom from the main line of the theroad theroad theroad
road will be later constructed to gather gatherIn
In the business that the energetic de development development development ¬
velopment of the mines will make for forthe forthe forthe
the railroad company companyDifficulties companyDifficulties companyDifficulties
Difficulties of the Past PastHeretofore P PastHeretofore st stHeretofore
Heretofore It has been hard work to toInterest tointerest tointerest
Interest capital in I the country Big
tons of fluxing rock and the demand demandthus demandthus demandthus
thus created with tiiat tilatot of the cement cementplants cementplants cementplants
plants for Hi rock necessitates con constant constant conestant
stant quarryinsr quarryinsrThe quarryn2 quarryn2The quarryinThe
The Union Lime and Stone StonequaniES StonequaniESlocated quarries quarrieslocated quarniMlocated
located In Parleys canyon furnish tur 11sh 11shlarge a alarge alarge
large amount of fluxiner stone to the thesmelters thesmelters thesmelters
smelters at Bingham and Murray The Thestone Thestone Thestone
stone obtained contains sufficient Bill Billca sillca s111ca
ca to make it valuable in the manu manufacture manufacture rnanxfacture ¬
facture of cement The Utah tah Lime and andStone andStone andStone
Stone quarries quarrl s located north of Warm WarmSprings WarmSprings WarmSprings
Springs contain a rock of similar Imil quail qualities quaUtIes quailties ¬
ties These quarries wre w w4re re developed ac actively aCtively actively ¬
tively at one time but have havebeeri been idle idlefor idletor Idlefor
for several 9 veraI yars e Increasing de demands demands demands ¬
mands of the smelters s elters and the erec erection erection erection ¬
tion of new new smelters will result In re renewed renllwed ronewed ¬
newed development the company Y al already already already ¬
ready making extensive preparations preparationsfor preparationstor
for the commencement of quarrying quarryingthis quarryiI1thIs quarryInthis
this spring The Portland Cement com company comvany cornpany ¬
pany with a a capacity ca SClty 6 Of f 2003 200 > tons per permonth permonth permonth
month operates its owp quarries quarriesThese qu quarriesThese rriss rrissThese
These are located In Parleys canyon canyonand canyonand canyonand
and near the Rio Grande railroad Fif Fifteen liifteen Fifteen ¬
teen men are cjiployed at these 1es quar quarries quarries quarries ¬
ries throughout the year to supply the theimmense theimmens theimmense
immense tonnage of raw material m terial used usedby usedby usedby
by the cement plant plantExtent plantExtent plantExtent
Extent of Cement Industry IndustryThis IndustryThis industryThis
This leads to a brief glimpse of the themanufacture themanufacture themanufacture
manufacture of cement an industry in inwhich inwhIch inwhich
which Utah stands foremost of the thewestern thewestern thewestern
western states Utah furnishes ce cement cement cement ¬
ment to Montana Nevada Colorado ColoradoWashington ColoradoWashington ColoradoWashington
Washington and Idaho Thirty thou thousand thousand thousand ¬
sand barrels of cement made in n the thePortland thePortland thePortland
Portland plant of this city were used usedduring u8edduring usedduring
during the past year in the government governmentdam governmentdam
dam at Miniuoka Ida 4000 barrels barrelswere barrelswere barrelswere
were used for sewerage seweragebuUding building In InBoise InBoise inBoise
Boise 15000 barrels in the erection of ofa ofa ofa
a city water supply reservoir at Poca Pocatella PocateUa Pocatella
tella 18000 barrels have been ordered orderedfor orderedfor orderedfor
for Mack Ida on the Uintah railway
In I addition to these immense orders ordersthe ordersthe ordersthe
the same company ha furnished ce cement cement Cement ¬
ment for local undertakings undertakingsSOOO 3000 bar barrels barrels barrels ¬
rels were consumed In the erection of ofsugar ofsugar ofsugar
sugar factories near Logan 20000 bar barrels barrels barrels ¬
rels were used by the building trades tradesduring tradesdurIng tradesduring
during the past year more than half halfof halfof j
of the total amount raised In Utah UtahThis UtahThIs UtahThis
This is a record that speaks for Itself ItselfThe ItselfThe ItselfThe
The prices obtained by poultry raisers raiserswho raiserswho raiserswho
who have shipped to this firm for many manyyears manyyears manyyears
years have been uniformly higher than thanany thanany thanany
any other of the nearby markets marketsAmong marketsAmong marketsAmong
Among the departments not men mentioned mentioned mentioned ¬
tioned heretofore is the large cold stor storage storage storage ¬
age plant situated in the main build buildIng buildIng building
Ing this firm being among the first firstto firstto firstto
to install a cold cQ1 storage Plant In Utah JJta1and Utahand Jtahand
and in fact are the only fruit and pro produce produce produce ¬
duce dealers between Chicago and San SanFrancisco SanFrancisco SanFrancisco
Francisco who wh operate a cold storage storageplant storageplant storageplant
plant in the ther r own building for the theproper theproper theproper
proper preservation of dried and green greenfruits greentruits greenfruits
fruits fish poultry and eggs This Thisplant ThIsplant Thisplant
plant has a capacity of eight carloads carloadsand carloadsand carloadsand
and is subdivided into seven rooms roomseach roomseach roomseach
each room being so regulated that a
different temperature can be main maintained maintaIned maintamed ¬
tained ranging from below zero to as ashigh ashgh ashgh
hgh a point as may be desirable this thisbeing thisbeing thisbeing
being the th best equipped house in the theIntermountain theIntermountain theintermountain
Intermountain country for the proper properhandling properhandling properhandling
handling of fresh and dried fruits fish fishpoultry fishpoultry fishpoultry
poultry butter eggs cheese etc By Bymeans B Bmeans Bymeans
means of this plant lant The W M Rash RashCo RashCo RashCo
Co has been able to maintain a good goodmarket goodmarket goodmarket
market for poultry raisers having paid paidmany paidmany paidmany
many thousands of dollars for poultry poultryduring poultrydurIng poultryduring
during a time when markets were wereoverstocked wereoverstocked wereoyerstocked
overstocked that would otherwise have havebeen havebeen havebeen
been lost lostThis lostThis lostThis
This firm established a branch house houseat hbuseat hOuseat
at Pocatello Ida In June 1903 hav having havin haying ¬
ing in early recognized the benefits to be bederived bederIved bederived
derived by having a supply sup ly depot near nearer nearer nearer ¬
er the trade of Idaho and parts of ofWyoming ofWyoming ofWyoming
Wyoming The business bus ness transacted at atPocatello atPocatello atPocatello
Pocatello the past year has eclipsed all allprevious allprevious allprevious
previous records Straight carloads of oforanges oforanges oforanges
oranges lemons including sweet pota potaties potaties potaties
ties and even eggs are being handled handledat
at Pocatello thus giving the mer merchants merchants menchants ¬
chants every advantage In prices and andquality andquality andquality
quality to be gained in the shipment shipmentof
of these goods in larger quantities quantitiesDuring quantitiesDuring quantitiesDuring
During the summer season this house househandled houshandled househandled
handled some fifteen carloads of mel melons melons melons ¬
ons This branch under the efficient efficientmanagement efficientmanagement efficientmanagement
management of Daniel OMeara has hasdemonstrated hasdemonstrated hasdemonstrated
demonstrated the possibilities of Poca Pocatello Pocatello Pocatello ¬
tello as a distributing point pointoperators pointoperators pointoperators
operators were averse to tying up their theirmoney theirmoney theirmoney
money in a country that offered such suchlittle suchI1ttle suchlittle
little promise of getting transportation transportationfacilities transportationac1l1ties transportationaciliiles
facilities that would insure returns returnsupon returnsupon
upon the investments made A few fewbolder fewbolder I
bolder spirits were willing to take the thechance th thechance
chance and as a result a number of ofproperties otproperties ofproperties I
properties have been under systematic systematicdevelopment systematicdevelopment systematicdevelopment
development for several years and andwith andwith andwith
with substantial results In the main mainhowever mainhowever mainhowever
however individuals and companies companieshave companieshave companieshave
have been compelled to rely upon uponwhatever uponwhatever uponwhatever
whatever resources they had at hand handand handand handand
and keep their titles intact until they theyshould theyshould theyshould
should be able to announce that the
distance between them and the mar markets markets markets ¬
kets of the world had been spanned by
the strips of glistening steel which whichthey whichthey whichthey
they had so long strained their eyes to tosee tosee tosee
Railroad News Starts Things ThingsWhen ThingsWhen ThingsWhen
When the positive announcement announcementcame
came a few months ago that the road roadwould roadwould roadwould
would be built claim owners and pros prospectors prospectors prospectors ¬
pectors hurried Into the country and andthe andthe andthe
the reports which now come from fromthere tromthere fromthere
there are to the effect that at no time timeIn timein timein
In the past has there been as much muchactivity muchactivity muchactivity
activity Since August it has been beenhard beenhard beenhard
hard work to keep miners at work on ondays ondays ondays
days pay The moment a grub stake stakewas stakewas stakewas
was earned they were apt to pick up upand upand upand
and go prospecting on their own ac accounts accounts accounts ¬
counts This condition will likely pre prevail prevail prevail ¬
vail until the rails have been laid laidacross laidacross laidacross
across the desert Then it will be an aneasy aneasy aneasy
easy matter to get men and supplies suppliesInto suppIlesInto suppliesinto
Into the country and a boom will fol follow tollow follow ¬
low lowNo
No less an authority than Captain CaptainDuncan CaptainDuncan CaptainDuncan
Duncan MacVichle general manager of ofthe otthe ofthe
the Bingham Consolidated companys companysproperties companysJroDerties companysproperties
properties unhesitatingly declares that thatJ
of Salt Lake alone during the past pastyear pastyear pastyear
year 700 barrels were used In paving pavingeleven pavingeleven pavingeleven
eleven blocks of public highways in inthis inthis Inthis
this city with an immense immenseamount amount used usedin usedin usedin
in the bulldin of thirty miles of ce cement cement Cemerit ¬
ment sidewalks sid walks Although the past pastyea pastyeru pastyear
yea has been a a recordbreaker great greater greater ¬
er things are expected for the new newyear newyear newyear
year Orders Ordershave have been placed already alreadythat alreadythat alreadythat
that will Jceep the cement plants P1an going goinETatfull goiIgatfull goingatfui
atfull capacity for some months Thir Thlrty Thirty =
ty thousand barfels of cement will be beused beused beused
used In the erection of the new smelt smelters smeltera smelters
ers at Garfield 15000 barrels will be beUsed beUsed beused
Used in the newwater Dew water conduit to be bebuilt bebuilt bebuilt
built in Parleys canyon canyonThe canyonThe canyonThe
The present pres nt capacity of the Portland Portlandplant Portlan4plant Portlantplant
plant is 350 barrels or seventy tons tonsper tonsper tonspet
per day As the present demand Is far farIn f farin r rIn
In excess of this supply the capacity capacityof
of the plant is to be doubled within a ashort ashort ashort
short time This will raise the output outputfrom outputfrom outputfrom
from the one plant mentioned to 51100 51100tons 51 51100tons 100 100tons
tons annually These figures show to towhat towhat towhat
what extent the industry is carried carriedon c Ied Iedon
on in this state stateBrick stateBrick stateBrick
Brick by bythe the Billion BillionThe BIllionheclay Billionrhe
The heclay clay deposits in Utah are found foundwithin foundwithin foundwithin
within no particular boundaries and andare andar andare
are ar ofno special sp clalvoiIety variety The supply supplyof
of common clay used in the manufac manufacture manufacture manufacture ¬
ture of ordinary building brick is in inexhaustible inexhaustible inexhaustible ¬
exhaustible This clay exists in every everyportion everyportion everyportion
portion of the state in different quan quantities quantitles quantitles ¬
titles During the year Just ended there therewas therewas therewas
was an approximate total of 410000CO 410000COcommon 4lOOOOGcommon 410000Gcommon
common building brick manufactured manufacturedTo
To supply the demand for raw ma material matenial ¬ i
terial created by this yearly output outputquarries outputquarries outputquarries
quarries have been opened up and are areIn areIn arein
In constant development all allover over the thestate thestate thestate
state The Red Butte canyon quarries quarriesare
are probably the largest of their kind kindIt kindIt kindIt
It is not known generally that Utah Utahis
is forging ahead of other western states statesin
in the t e manufacture of assay supplies suppliessuch suppliessuch suppliessuch
such as crucibles muffles fire brick bricketc bricketc bricketc
etc Right here In Salt Lake Is made madethe madethe madethe
the best quality of these t ese supplies This Thisis Thisis Thisis
is proved beyond a doubt by the ship shipments shipments shipments ¬
ments sent Into Colorado during the thepast thepast thepast
past year The crucibles muffles and andthe andthe andthe
the Deep Creek country Is going to tosurprise tosurprise tosurprise
surprise the world with its wealth of ofmineral ofmineral ofmineral
mineral He is one of the few who has hasbeen hasbeen hasbeen
been for several years backing his hisJudgment hisjudgment hisjudgment
Judgment with his money He and his hisclose hIsclose hisclose
close associates own several groups of ofclaims otclaims ofclaims
claims and some of them are already alreadypractically alreadypractically alreadypractically
practically converted into mines mines minesthat minesthat minesthat
that will be heard from In no uncertain uncertainmanner uncertainmanner uncertainmanner
manner during the next year or two twoSome twoSome twoSome
Some of the th Nervy Operators OperatorsJ
J J P Gardner the local business man manand manand manand
and mining operator has also been beenpouring beenpouring beenpouring
pouring money into the country for a along along along
long time past and while he has chafed chafedat
at the delay in seeing the region con connected connected connected ¬
nected by rail he has never for a mo moment moment moment ¬
ment thought of abandoning his in interests interests Interests ¬
terests out there Anomer man who whohas whohas whohas
has been hanging on to the country countryfor
for many years and developing his hisproperties hisproperties hisproperties
properties with as much vigor as pos possible possible possible ¬
sible Is M R Evans He Is as san sanguine snguIne sanguine ¬
guine of the future as anynody and he henow henow henow
now realizes that the longpromised re relief relIet relief ¬
lief will soon be at hand He has differ different different
1 ent properties that were they located locatedin
in nearby camps would be command commandIng commanding commanding
Ing all kinds of attention at the hands handsof
of capitalists He will soon be able to
fire brick In use thro throughout ghout the United UnitedStates UnitedStates UnitedStates
States have been b n made for the past pastfifteen pastfifteen pastfifteen
fifteen years by the fireclay plants at atDenver atDenver atDenver
Denver Now Utah furnishes Colorado Coloradowith C010radowith Coloradowith
with these supplies suppll S thus Invading a aterritory aterritory aternitOiy
territory conceded to be the home of ofthe orthegreattst ofthe
the thegreattst greatest plants pl nts in the world The Themanufacture Them Themanufacture
manufacture m ufLcture of oassay assay supplies is high highly highly highly ¬
ly scientiflc the greatest grea est care is need needed needed needed ¬
ed to make the articles rt1cl s worthy of use useThey useXhey useThey
They can be Just jU t eo brittle brltt they crack crackand orackand crackand
and crumble when placed plac Under the in intense intense intense ¬
tense heat of the theturDac furnace If i too dry drythey drythey drythey
they can be Just so soft or they are areaffected areattected areaffected
affected in another way To attain attainperfection attelnperfection attainperfection
perfection for perfection it must be bethere bethere bethere
there are aretwo two things playing important importantparts importantparts importantparts
parts in the manufacture of these sup supplies suppUes supplies ¬
plies The first requisite Is the clay clayItself claytseH clayitself
Itself It must contain no n grit or for foreign foreign foreign ¬
eign substance to mar the smoothness smoothnessof
of a desired surface surfa e it must must not con contain contain contam ¬
tain tam too great a perce agO age of fusible fusiblematter tuslblematter fusiblematter
matter or a 0 solidity cannot be attained attainedin
in short sh rt It must be Just right rightThe rightThe rightThe
The other requisite is an exactness exactnessin
in the process under which the clay claymust claymust claymust
must be treated and pressed presgedarid arid baked bakedIt
It must be mixed rnixedtoacrtqin to fl certain c rt8rin point pointIt
It must be pressed or moulded to a cer certain certahi certam ¬
tain tam compactness compactneBsand and finally it must be bebaked bebaked bebaked
baked to a certain hardness It hap happens happens happens ¬
pens that a plant operates oper tes in this city cityfilling cityfilling cityfilling
filling each of these requirements not notto notto notto
to mention menUonmany many others The Th natural naturalresult naturalresult naturalresult
result is excellent products having havinga
a smoother finish than the articles articlesmade articlesmade articlesmade
made elsewhere and possessing wear wearIng wearIng wearIng
Ing qualities found in no other pro producas producas producas
ducas ducasA
A genuine fullers clay and fireclay is isfound Isfound isfound
found near Lenl Junction Quarries are arebeing arebeing arebeing
being operated five miles west of this thispoint thispoint thispoint
point by the Utah Fireclay company companyThis companyThis companyThis
This clay needs very little treatment treatmentbefore treatmentbefore treatmentbefore
before conversion Into various articles articlesGrinding articleslirindlng articlesUrmnding
Grinding prepares It for the presses pressesPresses pressesPresses pressesPresses
Presses are installed in the companys companysnew
new plant capable of turning out al almost almost atmost ¬
most every article manufactured from fromclay tromclay fromclay
clay Sewer pipe of all sizes and shapes shapescan shapescan shapescan
can be turned out in any lengths The Thepresses Thepresses Thepresses
presses are capable of turning out 1000 1000get 1000get 1000get
get the money that Is necessary to tocarry tocarry tocarry
carry through the plans of develop development development development ¬
ment that have been pushed as cir circumstances circumstances circumstances ¬
cumstances would allow allowBrig allowBrig allowBrig
Brig H Young and his associates associateshave associateshave associateshave
have valuable groups or claims from fromwhich fromwhich fromwhich
which It will be possible to begin mar marketing marketing marketing ¬
keting ore when railroad facilities are areprovided areprovided areprovided
provided and dozens of other operators operatorsare
are In a similar position positionCountry positionCountry positionCountry
Country Is Extensive and Rich RichFrom RichFrom RichFrom
From Dutch Mountain on the north northto
to the Trout Creek region on the south southfrom southfrom southfrom
from the Dugway range on the east to tothe tothe tothe
the Dolly Varden and Thurber districts districtson
on the west and reaching over the line lineinto Uneinto lineinto
into Nevada everybody Is now awak awakening awakening awakening ¬
ening to the possibilities of the future futureand futureand futureand
and the new life that the building of ofthe ofthe ofthe
the railroad will bring and the sound soundof sounQot soundof
of pick and drill and the dull roar of ofexploding ofexploding ofexploding
exploding giant powder will soon be becommon becommon becommon
common to every hillside and canyon canyonover canyonover canyonover
over a wide expanse of the country countrythe countrythe countrythe
the wonderful riches of which have havebeen Mvebeen havebeen
been retailed in the newspapers for formany formany formany
many years yearsIn yearsIn yearsIn
In the Clifton district the phenome phenomenal ¬
nal Utah mine has been operated for formany formany formany
many years It has paid from the th j
feet of eightInch sewnr pipe dally dallyCrucibles dall dallCrucibles dailyCrucibles
Crucibles can be nressed with vlth wonder wonderful wondertul wonderful ¬
ful rapidity If desired the one press pressused pressused pressused
used for this purpose can turn out 300
000 crucibles in thirty days daysBest daysBeat daysBest
Best Fire Brick In tho World WorldFire WondFIre WorldFire
Fire brick of all shapes are made madeThese madeThese madeThese
These equal the St Louis brick In Inwearing inwearing inwearing
wearing qualities and surpass them in inneatness Inneatness inneatness
neatness and general appearance Six Sixkilns Sixkilns Sixkilns
kilns have been built and put Into Intocommission Intocommission Intocommission
commission within the last year The Theplant Theplant Theplant
plant Is yet in Its Infancy When com completed completed cornpleted ¬
pleted pottery Jars and other fancy fancyclay tancyclay fancyclay
clay products will be made Tho clay claymined clarmined claymined
mined at the quarries can with slight slightpreparation slightpreparation slightpreparation
preparation be used In the manufacture manufactureof
of almost every article known to clay clayworkers claywprkers clayworkers
workers A building brLk is made that thatsurpasses thatsurpasses thatsurpasses
surpasses anything yet offered to the thebuilder thebuUder thebuilder
builder It Is a fireclay brick almost almostindestructible almostIndestructible I Iindestructible
indestructible These can be given any anyshade anyshade anyshade
shade of brown deal desid d by the builder builderThe builderThe I IThe
The Masonic temple In the course of oferection oferection oferection
erection on First South will have an anexterior anexterIor anexterior
exterior walling of these bricks This Thiswill ThIswill Thiswill
will be the initial appearance of a abrick abrick abrick
brick of this kind in ina a public building buildingIn
In Salt Lake LakeEven LakeEven LakeEven
Even Vitrified Paving Brick BrickAnother BrickAnother BrickAnother
Another specialty made at the same sameworks SamEtworks sameworks
works In the line of brick is a paving pavlriffbrick pavingbrick pavitiEbrick
brick Tests have been made on sample samplebricks samplebricks samplebricks
bricks of this kind which prove that thatthey thatthey thatthey
they will 111 outwear outw ar two ordinary paving pavingstones pavingstones pavingstones
stones Another excellent quality la latheir Iitheir l ltheir
their smoothness When laid on the thestreets th thstreets thstreets
streets they hold a fiat position positionStreets positlonStreets positionStrests
Streets paved with these bricks wiU willbe wiUbe wiUbe
be much smoother than those built oj ojstones o ostones oZstones
stones stonesThis stonesThis stonesThis
This article must not be closed with without without without ¬
out mention of the mountains of gran granite granIte granite ¬
ite ready rea y for or use in the Little Cotton Cottonwood Cottonwood Cottonwood
wood canyon This granite was used usedin usedIn
in the building of the Salt a1t Lake temple templeby templby templeby
by the Latterday Saints As granite graniteis
is but little used in Utah buildings buildingslittle buUdlngsllttle buildingslittle
little of the stone is quarried The de deposits deposits deposits ¬
posits of granite In the Little Cotton Cottonwood Cottonwood Cottonwood
wood are Inexhaustible Inexhaustiblegrass inexhaustiblegrass inexhaustiblegrass
grass roots down and big dividends dividendshave dividendhave dIv1dendhave
have been paid In the same district districtIs
Is the Galena mine the Gold Hill now nowbeing noW noWbeing noWbeing
being brought to the front by Duncan DuncanMacVichie DuncanMacVIchle DuncanMacVlchie
MacVichie and the properties of the theCopper theCopper theCopper
Copper Belt and Lucy L companies companiesproperties companiesproperties companiesproperties
properties which the original owners ownersthe ownersthe ownersthe
the Wilson brothers have Incorporated Incorporatedand Incorporatedand mncorporate mncorporateand
and operated with moneys that have havebeen havebeen havebeen
been secured largely In the east In Inthe II IIthe Ixthe
the same district Wilbur F Babcock Babcockhas Babcockhas Babcockhas
has also interested eastern money and andhe andhe andhe
he has done the same thing in the theTrout theTrout theTrout
Trout Creek country to the south and andwest andwest andwest
west westInternal westInternal westInternal
Internal troubles havo held back the thesplendid thesplendid thesplendid
splendid properties of the Sheba com company company cornpany ¬
pany operating at Ibapah and the dis distance distance distance ¬
tance from the railroads and the trou trouble trouble troUble ¬
ble of getting across the country has hasalso hasalso baaalso
also retarded operations at the famous famousMidas famousMidas famousMidas
Midas goldproducing mines which are arenow arenow arenow
now being operated under lease leaseEvery leaseEvery leaseEvery
Every kind of ore Is found In abund abundance abundance abundance ¬
ance In this great country and there thereIs therfs
Is not the slightest question any more morethat morethat morethat
that capital will be falling over Itself Itselfin
in a short time to get a foothold footholdThere footholdThere footholdThere
There Is lots of room on the ground groundfloor groundfioor groundfloor
floor now but it will be scarce a year yearhence yearhence yearhence
hence I
And the Rest of the Week
800 Walking Skirts for 495 495These
These are pleated and gored fashioned from Panama Broadcloth and Worsted very stylish stylishand stylishand stylishand
and durable
2250 50 Street Str et Coat for forThis 1125 1125This
This assortment comprises all wool fac fa 1ay y mixtures and plain materials Empire loose and andsemifitted andsemi andsemifitted
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prices I IChildrens
Childrens Coats at Half Regular Prices PricesThs
Ths Th entire line of childrens coats is included in this offer The sizes run from 2 to 14 years yearsand yearsand yearsand
and the values are re from the least expensive up to the higher priced garments
200 00 Dresses Dr sses for Girls at Half Regular Prices PricesThese
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