THE KETGHUM KEYSTONE!
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Issued Every Wednesday and Saturday 1 "
KETCHUM, ALTERAS CO
GEO. J. LEWIS,
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 10, 1883.
Land one mile from Miles City | you.
«ells for 850 per acre.—Journal. ;
Land ti.e same distance from Boze- |
man sells at 8100 per acre and up
wards.—Courier. And land within
a mile of Helena sells at from 8300 |
to 81,000 per acre.—Helena Inde
pendent. Land within a mile of
Ogden sells at from 82,000 to $0.000
per acre.—Ogden Pilot.
And land within a mile of Ketch
urn can't be got for love nor money.
When it citizen lails to keep pace
with the country's industry, he is
persuaded out of his possessions by
the muzzle of a shot-gun, the only
price. Send us the cake.
Captain End's Ship Canal.
Many will, perhaps, be surprised
to learn that Captain Eads' much
talked of ship railway across the
Isthmus of Tehauntepec has been
Captain Eads, having
«•hanged the views formerly held
regarding the project, has
ample grants from the
government to permit the prosecu
tion of the work, and ground was
l.rokon at the Atlantic term!»» of I
the railway, in the latter part ot j
Mav, some. 150 miles south-east
along the Mexican coast from Vera i
t'ruz. almost directly south ot Hal- j
and a little south of west of j
Now Orleans.—Iron Age.
Idaho's Output ef Precious Metals.
We are under obligations to Hon. H. !
Burchard, director of the mint. for.a
copv of his report of the production of |
gold and silver in the United States for j
the year 1882. It is a valuable book as i
a reference, showing as it does the yield
of gold and silver in every state and I
territory. We find bv this report that I
the different counties of Idaho have I
produced iu gold and silver $3,500,00«, !
as follows: :
Htnras ? 945.000
Boise.... ...-. 310.000
i'assia . 25.000 J
<h* s i ter . ^'mo'ooo I
J'l'l!!!':... ■ ; ; ; ' ' * ' ; 210'000 j
N'ez Perce. ... 5,000 |
Oneida . 35.000
Owvliee. 50,000 !
John Elliott sent a sample of the I
Kingston ledge ore, at Sheep Moun- 1
-, r t 4 -.„ I
tain, to .'■»alt Lake citv tor assav.
Me\ iek er treated the ou\ and hi> j
certifieato shows it to he worth
$1 13.11 in silver and $4.22 gold,
Elliott & Rhodes own three or tour
aud be cer- j
locations at Sheep
ot which give promise of wealth, j
expended considerable 1
money in prospecting,
tainlv deserves recompense.— Dem
New Books Received.
Copp's U. S. Salary List and Civil I
Service Rules. Our many readers will !
the solid information con- i
tained in the 160 pages of this recently
It is prepared by Henry j
N. Copy, a lawyer of Washington, D. .
C. All the government salaries are
given from President Arthur's $50,000 ;
OTfieials of ;
Treasury. Interior. War and Navy
Departments, Custom Houses, postoffi- j
•*es, and fully 20,000 federal offices ar- '
ranged by States and Territories. Spin.*
linen examination questions for admit- }
tu neo to the Civil Service throughout j
the country arc. added. The price of;
the book is only 35 cents.
Every young man aud woman w ho
aecds this publication,
cent offers lucrative
icnt. Every citizen who ex.
s Senator or Representative to
iverumeut position, by
! manuel eau
n a calling in life
•t or decline the
It tmy ^
ig fut oSioe
in tes from <J
Should tic* Democratic party
next l'reddeutiHl election,
• -arry the
every Democrat in the
want this book without a doubt.
New is the time to buy coal oil cheap ;
275 eases just received at T. 11. Brews'.
Hailey, I lalio.
How to Foretell the Weather.
A. J. DeVrxi, of Hackenshck, N. J.,
send» to the Farmer'* Club of the Amer
ican Institute the following nine rnles,
by which it is said, any person in the
northern hemisphere, nortli of fifteen
degree« of latitude, can form an accur
ate opinion of the wind and weather for
a hundred mile* around him :
I When the temperature fall* sud
denly there i» a storm forming south of
; 2 When the temperature rises sud
| denly there is a storm forming north of
I Wind always blows from the region of
! fair weather toward a region where a
| storm is forming.
4 Cirrus clouds always more from a
region where a storm is in progress,
toward a region of fair weather.
5 Cumulons clouds always move to
ward a country where a storm is form
6 When cirrus clouds are moving at a
rapid pace from the nortli or northwest
there will be a cold rain storm on the
morrow. If it be winter it will be a snow.
7 The wind blows in a circle around
a storm, and when it blows from the
north the heaviest rain is cast of you;
from the south the heaviest rain is west;
from the east the heaviest rain is south;
from the west the heaviest rain is north
8 The wind never blows unless rain
or snow is falling within a thousand
miles of yon.
9 Whenever a heavy white frost oc
curs a storm is forming within a thou
sand miles north or northwest of you.
. j that a single hair now enables the an
j tbropologiat to judge iii what division
I Speaking of the distinctive charac
j tcristics of the races of man a higher
j of the human sjmeies he will class its
i owner. There is no mistaking a Chi
j uese for a European, or éither for an
The cross section of this sin
gle hair, examined microscopically by
method, shows circular, or
! oval, or reiu form; its follicle curvature
j may be estimated by the average diam
! eter of the curls, as proposed by Me*.
ley; its coloring matter may be esti
| mated S » rb y' s method ' Tü ** ha * s
1 been a systematic classification of man
published by Dr. W. Muller, of the Xo
Expeditiou, which is primarily ar
I ran 8 e< ^ according to li.br i.i stmig t
I haired raeea, curly-haired races, etc.,
I "^th a secondary division according to
! hmgunge. though we cannot regard
: such a system as good, the wonder is
that it should answer so well as it does;
indeed, nothing could prove more dis
J tinetly how real race distinctions are,
I than that a single bodily character
j Should form a basis for rationally map
| ping out the divisions of mankind.
Borne one has been drawing cariea
tnres of skeletons and coffin*' with chalk
on the doors of Washington. Ga., negro
houses, causing a general fright.
ooor negroes have an idea that it is*
- , , , , ,
sign that their bodies nre to betaken
mjt of their graves and cut up by medi
students. The scare is so general
that recently when after attending to
prayer meeting they were afraid to go
home when the meeting was over. Well,
a picture of that kind isn't the nicest
thing to find on one's door. Neither is
it pleasant to find your fattest hens
j gone when you go out to feed them of
the morning. The triek may be em
ployed to counteract the spontaneous
evaporation of chickens.
The Boise Citv Board of Trade have
] issued a circular which they have
I caused to be spread throughout the
! territory, enumerating many misrepre
i sontntions made by Robert E. Strahoru
relative to the territory and the town of
j Caldwell. They handle the gentleman
. without gloves, and show that Caldwell
not possess all the advantages
; claimed by the Idaho Land Improve
; ment Company. Iudeed, Mr. Strahoru
baa been indicted bv the Boise Board of
j Trade for wilfully misrepresenting facts.
' and f oiu the evidence adduced by the
Boar I of Trade, Mr. Strahoru is liable
} to stand convicted before the public,
unless he can put in a stopper in the
way of rebuttal.—Avalanche.
Many people have wc.nderod why
burglars will burglarize the same
; house twice or three times, when
there are other houses near by that
arc liable to contain more plunder.
The fact is explained. Whenever
a burglar is -om mi tied the reporter
who writes up the affair win.
his article by saving, "The burg.ars
overlooked a package containing a
t liousand dollars in
burglars sec that, they kick them
selves and go hack to look for the
losponsihlc tor much cussed ness.
j Deck's Sun.
JAMES MOORE & CO.,
Sortnuor« to I. I. LEW IS it SOM
Carry a complete .took of
Flints, Oils and Chemicals.
The Finest Dru* Store on Wood Hirer.
Doors above Finkham it Lewis'
They Keep the Best of Livery lugs
Feed & Sale Stable
Lower Main Street,
Mitchell & Stinton.
Saddle Horses, Teams and Carriages.
A Hack Runs Between Ketchum
aud the Guyer Hot Springs
Every Two Honrs.
HAY ANB GRAIN FOR SALE.
Gold or Silver.
Call on J. B. Reiff if yo i want a Gold
or Silver Watch. He is selling them at
very low prices.
Mam Street, - - - Hailey,
E. A, WHITE,
Wholesale and Retail
PARLOR SETS. CHAMBER SETS. PATENT
ROCKER EASY CHAIRS. IX VII, IDE !
CHAIRS. CHILD'S HIGH CHAIKS.gEM
FOLDING CHAIRS. SCREW OF
FICE CHAIR. PATENT CRIBS.
PATENT FOLDING BEDS.
LAWN CHAIRS. WASH
FANCY CABINET WARE, OIL PAINTINGS,
CHROMOS. WINDOW SHADES. W OY]
WIRE, MATT BASSES. FLOWER
ST ANDS. SPRING SLAT BEDS.
WOVEN WIRE COTS,
And. in fact, be«l assortment in Idaho
Burial Caskets aud Coins
Orders premia It j
Colt an-l see my j
E A. WHITE.
With Trim mines Complete.
attended to and lends forwarded to the
side towns on Wood River,
Transact a general banking business
iu all its branches
Buy and sell Exghunge on the lentlmg
cities of the United States.
Setl Exchange on the principal cities
of Great Britain. Ireland. Switzerland.
France. Belgium. Holland. Norway.
Sweden. Denmark, Italy. Russia, Ger
many and Austria.
Collections made with prompt returns
at lowest rates.
iAcates of uepa
. . W eils, F irço ,t C*
Salt Lake. .
..First Nation*! Bank
... ,, » ... j
."*u*. r*ifo«Ao. .
Sloven, Tinware. Hardware. Miners' Tools. Table
and Pocket Cutlery, (iun% Pistols, Ammuni
tion, Fishing Tackle and Sporting Goods.
Cigars, Cigarettes, Pipes and Smokers' Articles.
We »»rll Cigar* by the Bo* o* Clo*« Mareit«. *n>l hare both imported aa»i Dotaertie _x
on hau<l Superior to anythin!.' in thi* market forth« money.
Tin and Sheet Iron Work to Order.
IRON and STEEL.
DOORS, SASH and BLINDS.
We aim to give satisfaction
JLPOrders by Mail will receive prompt attention.
Gillette & Evans, :
THE MITER HOTEL!
PAUL P. BAITER. Proprietor.
This is the largest, and in fact
The Only First Class and Complete
Hotel in Ketchum.
I ROOMS COMPLETE AND COMMODIOUS
TABLES NEAT AND WELL SUPPLIED.
A. Veranda Extends the Entire Length oi the Hotel, with
Shade Trees in Front. Every Convenience. Including
well Regulated water works, in connection,
j It is Located in the Centre of the Citv next door to Stage Office, and
is thus especially convenient for business men.
fe.'Free Bath Rooms Attached to the House.
Vf. D. HATHAWAY A CO.,
LIQUOHS and CIGARS.
Fine Cigars a Specialty.
A tine Billiard and Pool table lor the amusement of patrons.
\V. D. II at a V, ay A Co.. Proprietors.
Mrs. -V. HIMES, Proprietress.
A FIRST-CLASS HOUSE IX EVERY RESPECT.
TWENTY-ME ROOMS FURRISMCO TKRGlitKOUT WITH SFRiRG SECS.
Dining Room is run on the European Plan bv the Old Reliable
HODGMAN & BURTON.
Meals at all hours of the Day or Night.
Order what vou want and pay accordingly.
terXo Chinese EinployedcVd
vT. IB. BEIFF,
.1 E \V ELER .
WA T (Y U AK Eli
and ah. ri» _ rs *>r
îOLOÂnj SILVER WATCHES.
W'TGHIS A.i3 ALL l\m 0?
JEWELRY R"A! 3 -a
Sain Street, : : ketch am, Idaho
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