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THE COPPER 'ERA, CLIFTON, ARIZ., MARCH 15,1900.
9 THE POLL TAX. It Must be Paid Before a Citizen is Entitled to Vote. The following is the law passed by the twentieth legislature of Arizona requir ing the payment of poll tax by the citi zens of Arizona before they can register and thereby become entitled to vote : Section 1. No recorder, justice ef the peace, or other officer authorized to reg ister electors in any of the counties in the territory of Arizona, shall register or take the affidavit for the purpose of reg istration of any elector within this terri tory, unless such person desiring to be registered shall producá and exhibit to the registering officer a receipt showing that he has paid a poll tax for the year in which he is registering. Sec. 2. This act shall not apply to any person who is by ' law exempt from the payment of a poll tax.' But in this event, the person desiring to register must make affidavit to the facts that en title him under the law to an .exemption from the payment of a poll tax . Sec. 3. Any of the registering officers enumerated in section 1 of this act, or any that hereafter may be qualified to register electors', who enters the name of any person upon the great register of the county in which he is an officer, without requiring the person seeking to be regis tered, to exhibit a poll tax receipt for the year in which he is being registered, or taking the affidavit ef such person show ing he is exempt from the payment of a poll tax, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and subject to a fine npon conyiction therefor, of not more than $100 or im prisonment in the county jail not less than sixty days, or by both such fine and imprisonment." "I am indebted to One Minute cough cure for my health and life. It cured me of lung trouble following grippe." Thou sands owe their lives to prompt action of this never-failing remedy. It cures, colds, coughs, croup, bronchitis, grippe and pneumonia, and throatand lung troubles. Its early use prevents consumption. It is the only harmless remedy that gives im mediate relief. Dunn's drug store, clift on. .W. Prití & Co. keep constantly in stock a fine line of staple and fancy groceries. Bay some of their fine canned fruits and you will never buy any other. Go to Jack Goodwin, on Chase Creek, for a first-class share or hair cut. GREEN'S DAILY STAGE LINE. - - From. Coronado - - - to Solomonvllle. - - Leaves Coronado 8.15 a m; arrives Solomon ville 1.30 p m. " Solomonville 8.30 am;" Coronado 2.30 p m. Attentive drivers and comfortable coaches. Especial attention to Traveling men . Private conveyances furnished, on application, either for baggage or passengers. 5 SOUTHERN PACIFIC COMPANY (i? SUNSET. 1 V (OCDEN. SMASTAl lQ ROUTES- I SUNSET LIMITED PACIFIC COAST LIMITED TRANSCONTINENTAL DAILY MOVING PALACES THE SCENERY IS UNSURPASSED THE ACCOMMODATIONS ARE UNEXCELLED. For Full Particulars and Sleeping Car Reservations, apply to E. O. McCORMACK, Passenger and Traffic Mgr. E. RANDOLPH, Superintendent, lucson, Ariz. T. H. GOODMAN, G. P. Agent, San Francisco, Cal. GEO. BUGBEE, Local Agt, Lordsburg, New Mex. Property to Trade. One five-room frame house, cellar and barn, on three large lots in Kanopolis, Kansas, three miles from ETTiworth, seat of Ellsworth county. Will trade for Clif ton or Morenci property . Frank Wiese, Morenci, Arizona. Grand Redaction. Henry Katz & Co. , proprietors of the B. B. B. Store, will, for a short time, sell goods at a reduction of from 25 to 50 per cent. Shoes, worth 3.50, now 2.50 " " 2.25 " 1.50 Suits " 10.00 " 5.00 Hata " 2.50 " 1.50 If you don't believe it go and see for yourself and be convinced. ' 9 mncWMou.p Headache often results from a disord ered condition of the stomach and con stipation of the bowels. A dose or two of Chamberlain's Stomach and Liver Tablets will correct these disorders and cure the headache, bold by Dunn, druggist. QUICK MEAL The Leading Gasoline Stove on the Market. As"ie by -fo.r FRITZ ADOLPHY. H. E. Hoffeld, of the Volcan Iron works, of San Francisco, was in Clifton several days this week in consultation with Engineer Foster regarding the new ice plant of the A. C. Co.. as the for the plant has been purchased from the Vulcan firm.