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FROM FRIDAY'8 DAILY Byron Morse of North Fork wai brought in by uuto yesterday suffering with a bad finger. It was lanced and he is resting easier after receiving medical treatment. Hob Newman and wife and Joe Snelson and wife were among the Elko contingent who will spend the glorious 4th amid scenes of revelry in the Utah Metropolis. A. E. Kimball of the First Na tional Bank left for San Francisco today. George Williams came up from Fallon last night, He will go to Gold Creek today. The condition of Judge M. S. Bonnifield today is somewhat im proved over what it was yesterday. Ihih as been conscious since day be fore yesterday, takes considerable nourishment and has gained in strength. With eight United States sur vivors in the field each having a party averaging seven men, the sur veying of public lands in Nevada is being pushed rapidly by Surveyo; General Matthew Kvle. 11. A. Stone, auditor of the West ern Pacific with headquarters at Suit I.ake, is in Elko today, on official business. Frank J. Brennan, son of Mr. and Mrs. T. F. Brennan of Pleas ant Valley arrived last night from Ann Arbor, Michigan, where he at tended the law department of the Michigan University for the last three years. We are pleased to an nounce that Frank received his eheepskin from the university and was admitted to practice by the Supreme Court of Michigan. He returns with the determination to tackle life as it comes and to win honors in his chosen profession. He has not yet decided upon a location but wherever he may pitch his tent the Independent wishes h i in success. KROM SAT U It DA V S DAILY William Lee of Tuscarora spent the Fourth in Elko. James Russell, Jr. of Decth was in town the day before the 4th. Mr. Russell is Supt. of the Lig Land and Cattle Company at Deeth. He has recently moved from Fruit vale, Calif, back to the good old county of Elko. The kindergarten of the Presby terian church will meet hereafter in the basement. Ihe organ has been moved there. The sand box is in readiness and everything is in shape for the little ones to enjoy themselves without, disturbing the older pupils. Mr. Willintn Myers has loaned a very valuable collection of Klko county specimens to the local Y. M. C. A. There are in the collection a coin dated 1707, fossil shells from Fossil Mountain, near Cave Creek, an old Indian grain mill and a piece of pottery found near Devil's (late. The latter specimen antedates the time of the North American Indians and as far as we know the only specimen of its kind found in Nevada. A suitable glass case is to he made so that it can be displayed to the public. Neil Neilson of Tuscnrora was one of the visitors in Elko over the Fourth. W. II. Cotant of Halleck, was in town yeaterday. K. VV. Kinnie and M. K. Lewis of Bullion spent tin* Fourth in Flko A. W. Winrow of llalleck was registered at the Flko Hotel on Friday, C A ('trail of Ogden was nn Flko of visitor on Friday. C. \V. Ki.tfliMi of Nevada City Is hero on tnirtinrxH today. ilemip llitrrin of H;\o Franciwo i* v in Iting in Klko. C. Ill nnd I). Tnttlo of Man Frnncl*-o are in Klko today. II. I' Dnfr and wife and M. IV I>ulT of Vnenvllle aro stopping at the Commer cial Hotel. (!. I>. Jonlon of Ht. I >i i ?*< In in town Unlay. FKOM MON HAY'S DA I Ii Y Il. M. Of(ilvip, Superintendent of the Western Purine is in Snn Fran cisco today on official business. Attorney H. K. Curler is in Hcno today. FROM TUESDAY'S DAILY G. L. Hopper. J. J. Grundy mnd Barney Banks of South Fork are , registered at the Elko. E. L. Nichols of North Fork is in Elko today. F. M. Flynn of Hulleck, is stop ping at the Elko. S. F. Wines of Haheck has busi ness in town today. Ralph McCoy of Lamoille is spending the day in Elko. E. Elliot and son nf Bullion are registered at the Mayer. James Burke of Bullion is in El ko today. Charles Williams of Osino had business in town today. G. L. Thompson of Lamoille is spending the day in Elko. S. L. Kelly of San Francisco camc to Elko yesterday. S. M. Tobin of Sacramento is in town today. A. Burke of Gold Creek is one of the visitors in Elko today. E. Fletcher of Jarbidge is in KI ko today. This afternoon he dis cussed road matters with the Coun ty Commissioners. FROM WEDNKDAY'S DAILY Mrs Stanley Taber and children left on No. 3 today for an extend ed visit with relatives in Carson City. While at Lamoille this morning Attorney Caine stepped on a nail that went through his shoe and entered his foot. He rode into town and Dr. West lanced the wound. Mr. Caine is confined to his house today hut we hope to see him out snon . Virgil Lewis of Deeth is one of the visitors in Elko today. W R BaUinger of Lamoille is in town for the day. Edward Brandt of Lamoille is stopping at the Elko Hotel. J W Thatcher of Lamoille is in Elko today on busine^. C J Nelson of Jarbidge is visit ing in Elko. C F Messerne of Deeth is stay ing in town for a few days. W l' Clements of North Fork is here for a day or two. P W CofTic of Deeth is registered at the Elko Hotel. L J Rielly of Montello had busi ness in town today. C H Mayer of Gold Creek is one of the guests registered at the Elko Hotel. J F Healy of Reno was in town yesterday. i Elmer Porter, United States hy drographic engineer of Suit Lake, was in Elko on official business yesterday. G II Hallantine, division engi neer of. the VV. P. is in town from Elko. ? Winnemuca Star Thomas Short, a well known stockman and rancher of Ruby Val ley, Elko county, arrived Saturday having been summoned on account of the illness of his daughtet, Mrs. C H V-'elshons. He was accom panied by another daughter, Mrs. I Griswold, who lives in Starr val ley. ? Winnemucca Star Dr Mangan, the attending phy sician, reports but little change i today in the condition of Judge M S Honniftcld, though he seems to b" losing strength gradually. ? Winnemucca Star Mrs. Joe Harris of Elko who has been in San Francisco for medical treatment, has returned to this city. She expects to put in the summer with her parents Mr, and Mrs. Jesse Bright.- Carson Appeal I. L Hudson, formerly of Elko is in town for a few days on busi ness. The lure of the snge brush is strong and the Independent hopes it will yet draw our former towns man back to the biggest little city on the mnp. J G Wales of the Keno Gazette is in town. Me seems to be more kindly disposed to Klko than that other representative who was mis representing Elko for the Gazette a few months ago. The Indepenl ent extends the hand of courtesy to Mr Wales and every other news paper man who comes Into our midst ns long as they are fair in their treatment of Elko and Elko intereats. Mr. J. L Keyser returned home last night from a months visit hack homo in old Missouri. He had a most pleasant time and is glad to get back to God's country. He is somewhat weak yet but is recov ering slowly from his recent ill ness. Attorney Gedney is laid up at his home with a lame back. His trouble is not serious and he is ex pected to be out again in a day or so. Attorney Edgar T. Fee who has been spending his annual vacation in Iowa is expected home tonight. Commissioner Griswold received a dUpatch this forenoon that Mrs. C. B. Welshon, nis wife's sister, was very low ut Winr.emucca. He left on the first train this afternoon for her bedside. FROM THURSDAY'S DAILY H M Payne of Carson C>ty is spending a day or two in Elko. George Bennett of Verdi is spending the day in Elko. M Brown of Battle Mountain is a guest at the Commercial. Wm E Barney of Lynn is in town today. B W llansin of Salt Lake had business here today. Charles E Kaiser of Ogden is in town today. F Richardson of Salt Lake found business in town in today. F a Both of Carson City is a guest at the Commercial. D Staunton of Keno is in town for the day. C C Smith and D Drew of Salt Lake City are registered at the El ko Hotel. John Tatten of Bcowawe is in town today Ben Mamina of Ely is one of the visitors in Elko today. T J Brennen of Blaine has busi ness in town today. J B McKee of Lee is stopping at the Elko Hotel. Carl Davis of I'olson, Montana is visiting here. J White of Hylton is among the out of town people who are in El ko today. L B Templeton of San Francisco is stopping at the Commercial. A G Dunlap and James H An thony of Tusrarora are in Elko to day. Harry Dunn is an Elko visitor from San Francisco. U. S. Maishal A. B. Gray of Deeth is registered at the Elko Hotel. W. J. Gardner of Huby Valley came to Elko today. T E Jones, of Lee is in town for the day. A car of fruit and vegetables was received today from Sacra mento by the Western Pacific. W. I'. Crane has returned to his desk in the Western Pacific freight office after a short illness. J M Futlon, assistant genernl freight ami passenger agent of the Southern Pacific at Reno is in Elko today. Montcllo is developing what promises to be one of the beit ball teams in the state. They played n Utnh team on the 4th and beat something like 26 to 3. They are nnxious to piny Elko u return mutch at Montello in the near fut ure. They seem to think Elko is ufraid to meet them on their own grounds. HOWS THIS? Wo offer Ono Hundred Dollars i Reward for any case of Catarrh I tbnt cannot ho cured by Halls' ! Catarrh Cure F J Cheney & Co., Toledo, Ohio We the undersigned, have known F. .1 Cheney for the last 15 years and helieve him perfectly honor able in all business transactions and , financially aide to carry out any obligations made by his firm. National Mank of Commerce, To ledo, Ohio. Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken in Iteinally acting directly upon the ! blood and mucous surfaces of the | system. Testimonials sent free Prieo 75 cents per bottle Sold by all driiRKtat*. Take Hall's Family Pills for constipaiton SAMPLE COPIES If you receive a copy of this weeks independent please consider it a special invitation to subscribe With every subscription paid in ad vance to the Weekly Indtpendent we will give free 100 seedlings Forest trees to be delivered spring of 1914; provided your order reaches us before the supply is ex" hausted. We have placed our order for 5000 trees and they will he given away to first orders in the order in which they are received. We gave aw'ay 5000 this year and they are doing fine. Hie demand for next year promises to far ex ceed the supply. The trees are Soft Maple, fc!lm, Box Elder, Ash and Catalpa of which are adapted to this climate and will thrive in the arid west with proper atten tion. Get in your order at onee to he sure of getting a supply of Seed ling forest trees worth more than the subscription price of the paper The post mistress at Deeth will send in your order from Deeth. LYNN DISTRICT VVm E Barney of Lynn is in town today. Mr Barney reports things in a satisfactory condition in the new camp. A company from Port land, Oregon, has just installed a dry wash marhinu for working the immense placer deposits in Sheet) Gulch. Over $10,000 it> gold was taken out of this Gulch last year durng the period when water was available. These placers have been worked by Mr Barney for six years with varying success, lack of water for sluicing has been the only thing that has stood between him and fortune. Now that ma chinery has been devised that saves a good portion of the gold without the water visions of wealth con tinue to dance before his eyes and he cherishes the ambition tc get into the millionaire class. The Independent hopes his drearr.G may [ ie realized. Misinterpreted. Lord Macau lay passing one day through the Seven Dials bought a handful of ballads from some street folks* who were bawling out their con tents to n gaping audience. Proceed ing on bis way home be was astonished to And himself followed by half a score of urchins, their faces beaming with expectation. "Now then, my lads, what is St?" said he. "Oh, that's a good 'un." replied one of the boys, "after we've come all this nay." "But what are you waiting for?" said the historian, astonished at the lad's familiarity. "Waiting for! Why, ain't you going <o aing. guv' ner?"? Life. The Elko Commission House General Storage Dealers in Grains, Bran, Corn, Pota toes, Stock Salt, etc. On Silver Street, South of W. P. R. R. Spur to Warehouse Ed Carville, Proprietor Elko, Nevada 0. K. Second Hand Store We linvo secured thn services of u first-class plumber, and are prepnr to figure on nil plumbing jolis. Workmanship Mini material guar anteed. ,W. S. DAYTON, Prop. Phone 52 F.lko. Nevada RAMSDELL'S PHOTO GALLERY IS NOW OPEN FOR BUSINESS Photography is Not n Lost Art Knmsdcll is demonstrating that fact every day. Am an artist his reputation is grow ing every day. $ CALL AND INSPECT HIS WORK Wants and Ot?her Ads i Van at thr Mineral in Car lin keeps only the best. Give hirr. a call. Advt. If the Nevada Auto Co. can't fix it, throw it away. Advt. Subscriptions for any periodical at publishers prices at news stand in Postal Telegraph Office. We can make jou some record break ing prices on club offers. Advt. If the Nevada Auto Co can't fix it, throw it away.^ Advt Send your laundry by parcels oost to the Troy Laundry, Elko, Nov. Laundry, returned the same way. Good service and promptness is our rule of action. Mining camps and places remote from the railroad can get satisfactory results by sendiug work to this will known laundry. Give it a trial and be convinced. If the Nevada Auto Co. cant fix it, throw it away. Advt. Buy your magazines and perlodi cal at the news stand in Postal Telegraph office. Headquarters for latest fashion books Magazines and all popular cloth novels by the worlds greatest author's Salt Lake Tribune on sale daily. For Sale or Pent? A two room j cottage furnished Inquire at S this office * Mrs. W. G. Howell, Optician, with Howell Jewelry Co. will open offiec in Room 11), Mayer Hotel commencing Monday, June 16th. Advt If the Nevada Auto Co. can't fix it, throw it away. Advt. FINE POSTS FOR SALE I have several thousand fence posts for sale. Inquire of KC Rel linger Elko, Postoffice Advt w28 FOR SALE One Thornwood Telephone in perfect condition. Address Halleck Mayer, Halleck, Nev. advt W31 Why Ars There No Meat Markets at the North Pole? Because they never had a Cook there! LADIES! We 1 lavejust been thinking what a hungry world 't would l)e, If all the meat.. shops were transported Tar beyond the northern sea! What* Would You Do for Dinner TOMORROW? QUALITY MEAT MARKET The Market Arouud the Corner WILSON & GREEN. Proprietors THE First National Bank Elko, Nevada Capital $100,000.00 Pnwlrtont - A. K. Kinilcilt 1st Vlfll PmldHt-0. B Noliln lind Vice President J A. Hewoll Cadilcr- C. V. Williams Assistant CiwVilor ? B. K Ennor Interest paid on form and saving de|K>sitsJ GENERAL BANKING BUSINESS What Would Newapapera Do? If It were not for our mlsUkoa, tfe would be pretty monotono*a.-? lodge. MATTHEWS LOSES APPEAL Harry Matthews charged with attempting to assualt three little girls lost his fight for liberty on a writ of habeas corpus this after noon. Judge Tabcr denied the motion for release. The cabinet members have agreed to pay only $2000 a year reut, but in Washington people can always eke ont a meager income by taking in roomers. ? JUDGE B0NN1FIELD IS BETTER Dr Mangan state* that the con dition of Judge M S Bonuifield to day shows a continued improve ment. The aged jurist's mind is perfectly clear and yesterday he discussed pending cases with his law partner T A Brandon. His vitality is remarkable and the moat optimistic of the Judge'a friends express faith in his ultimate recov ery. ? Winnemucca Star BREAKFAST SPECIALTIES uru hero to tempt the poor ap pvtite, to natisfy the aharp one. Whether you incline to coreals or salt fiish yon will find it nmong our groceries. This store does not depend on a few ?i>ecialtiea for its reputation. We keep every thing in groceries worth having. If it's good it's here, you may rest asHured. oU I HLKLAND & McFARLANE Groceiy Phone, 222 Meat Market Phone. 733 The European Hotel ? at ======= Battle Mountain UNDER. NEW MANAGEMENT A. Wise is the new proprietor. Refitted throughout. First-class in all its apartments. Special attention given to tourists and traveling men. Rates Che Lowest. Accomodations t>he Best. Cafe in Connection A. WISE, - - - PROP. i FISHING Was Never Better in t?he | Feather River Canyon | than It is this year Special Round Trip Rates are now on over The Western Pacific Railway "THE SCENIC ROAD OF THE WEST' F. M. GRADY, AGENT PHONE 523 ELKO Garden T ools Why not surprise your Lawn by a clean cut with a New Lawn Mower IVe have them in all sizes and prices. Also Garden llosc, Garden Rakes, Spades, Sprinklers, and in fact any tool that is re quired in the garden or around the house. It will cosl you nothing to inspect them, we arc never too busy to show you what we have. w. T. SMITH CO.