pendent in POLITICS.
Local in news.
We purchased a little cheaper aud
heaper than other Arms owa them.
W© offer until sold.
“ ASPECIAL SALE.”
-me Case Assorted California 2%
lbs table fruit at
Think of it!
Only an average of
111-2 cents per can.
This case consists of—
-3 Cans M Table Yellow readies
1 44 “ “ “ Lcinon ding peaches
3 “ 44 “ “ Egg plums
4 44 4 4 4 4 4 4 Pear*
3 44 44 44 44 Oreengages
4 44 44 44 “ Aprliot*
2 *• 4 4 4 4 44 drupes
I 44 44 44 44 Damson plums
1 4 4 44 4 4 4 ‘ Black cherries
I 44 4 4 4 44 Oold drop
I 44 “ 44 44 White cherries
YOU CANNOT INVEST
To a better advantage.
BUY QUICK. They will
not last long.
WE WILL SELL
1 Can California peaches .... 12'i
1 44 44 Egg plums Wf
l 44 44 Apricots. .12^
1 44 44 Green gages 12!^
1 44 4 4 Pears 12*^
1 44 44 Grapes 12^
1 “ 44 Damson .12H
1 44 44 Lemon cling peaches IS
1 44 44 White cherries 15
1 “ 44 Ulack cherries .13
1 Can 2,S lbs California pie fruit .10
The Staple Articles Are Sold
JO lbs granuluted sugar 100
too lbs Nonpareil flour 1 SO
This is a new braud and
guaranteed equal to an?
sold. We handle only
flours made from
Lean Butts Mont 10
Come see us. We give greater
value for the money than
Hoses & Allen
102 R. Union Ave. Cor. and Hanta Fe.
W. L. Gkaiiam, Cuas. E.Maxton,
WESTERN NATIONAL BANK,
Union Ave. and C Street, Pueblo, Colorado
Authorized Capital, - • 1250,000.
Paid In Capital, - - - 50,000.
Surplus, 175.00 C.
The Most for the Least!
We will not be undersold
and will sell as low as the
Our stock of Dry Goods,
Notions, and Millinery iscom
plete in every particular.
The ladies are cordially in
vited to call ana examine the
work of Miss Smith, of New
York, who has charge of the
millinery department. She is
first in the city in her line.
816 Santa Fe Ave.
By Buying Your Jewelry of
THE LEADING JEWELER OF PUEBLO
We buy for spot cash very cheap and
■ell at a correspondingly low figure, giv
ing our customer* the benefit of our
bargains in purchasing. We pay no
rent, therefore can sell goods lower than
those who do. Fine watch repairing a
■peoialty. Allkinds of engraving done
with neatness and promptness. First
3lass repairing. A full line of optical
*°° t **’ W. L. MoClukr,
606 8. Union Ave., south of viaduct.
Look at This.
Canon City Lump f 5.25
Canon City Nut
Robinson Lump $4.75
Robinson Nut $4.25
These are the price! of the standard
-'©ala delivered by the only coal dealer
Panne*AUß A Anderson.
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The Bessemer Indicator
P. BYRNEB, Editor and Proprietor.
PublUbed Every Haturday at Pueblo, Colo.
Entered at the I’oHtofllce at Pueblo, Colo., an
second churn matter.
Price of Subscription.
One Year $1 00
Six Months 50
Tine Steel workß will be subject to
the influence of the strike of the coal
The unavoidable scramble for ap
pointive offices is one of the fruits of
Pueblo is the second city in the
state in population and wealth, and the
first in bright prospects for a great
Indications are good that this por
tion of Pueblo at least will experience
something of a boom in house building
Pueblo is once more raising its voice
iu behalf of an early commencement of
work on the public building. The ef
fort ’:i feeble one, however.
The Pueblo Star makeß the proposi
tion that the business men of Pueblo
banquet the business men of Cripple
Creek on the completion of the new
re 11 road.
Senator Dave Hill evidently be
lieves with the masses that the demo
cratic party must repudiate Mr. Cleve
land or the country will repudiate the
Recent elections all over the country
have developed the fact that the people
at large are not politically hide bound
to any alarming extent; and the dis
covery is one that will be hailed with
The iron and steel industries of the
country arc reviving generally. Old
mills and foundries that have been Bhut
down foi long periods are opening up,
new works are being built and a regular
boom is in sight.
An exchange remarks, “What a loud
hulibalew is raised oyer the seigniorage
bill " Well, there should be or some
thing of the sort. A crisis of this na
tuie requires tke raising of something
General Coxey may be a man of
good intentions but tke gray matter iu
his cranium has certainly been greatly
disturbed. Perhaps the general is one
of those unfortunates who fell from a
second story window.
Nicxt Friday, the 20th, will be Arbor
day in Colorado. Those who have the
opportunity should not permit the oc
casion to pass by without planting the
now historic tree, if not through senti
ment then from a sense of duty. Let
each do his part.
• Mils. Neva C. Child has discontinued
the publication of The Ranch and will
go to Florida where she will start The
Pineapple, the newspaper to be run in
the interest of the Pabor Lake colsny.
The Indicator wishes her- unbounded
success in the new field.
One of the very best evidences of the
stability of Pueblo as a city is seen in
the fact that in spite of the cry of hard
times and in spite of the scarcity of
money, real estate holds at a good stiff
price and thero are no “snaps" ts be
bad. Property holds firm which is a
very healthful sign.
If the invading hosts of Coxey's
army now pounding the earth in these
parts could only rise in the air, and
drifting eastward like a clsud of
locusts, manage to alight somewhere
east of the Hoosicr state, the army
would be where It most properly be
longs, and the pestitence would be a
just retribution on the goldbugs who
are largely responsible for its existence.
The prohibitionists of Pueblo who
have been keeping on the shady side of
discretion for some time have come to
the front again, and since the in
auguration of woman into politics will
push their claims with renewed energy.
A strong organization has been per
fected and missionary work will be
done from this time on. The party
promises to cut a wide swath in the
Great are the trials of the reformer.
When Bditor Stead wrote his book,
44 1 f Christ came to Chicago,” he evi
dently thought that he had performed
a wonderful mission and that the
world Including the better element of
Chicago would rise up and call him
blessed. What must be the disgust of
the great moralist, then, to have
publishers refuse to print his book,
declaring that it would do more
barm than good, anti that it would
Mrve ss a vary good directory to the
dams of vioe, and shame, and crime In
the White dty. Ami then, too, to
thfak of the wished newspapers In-
IrtrtMrta* tfcrt the sathor mart have
been liberally paid for the many write
ups of these places. Mr. Stead must
think that either Christ or himself
made a mistake iu coming to Chicago.
How strunge that capital aud labor
don't come to an understanding. The
coal miners of Colorado, for instance,
displeased with the average wages re
ceived, are now going out on a big
strike one week from to-day, and the
result will be that there is every oppor
tunity for the rail roads, the smelters
and the manufactures to be tied up,
thg thousands of other laboring men
out of employment and crippling the
corporations. Both sides will lose by
State Coal Mine Inspector Reed in
dorses the geueral strike among the
coal miners of Colorado on the 21 Inst,
and thinks the strike will benefit the
mine owners ns well as the miners for
the alleged reason that the rail roads
are robbing both sides, and by a general
Bhut down will have to come to terms.
There are 8,000 coal miners in the
state, nine-tenths of whom are foreign
ers, and all excepting a few Mexicans
will go out. The strike will be gigantic
in proportions as it embraces every
state iu the Union, and it is not pleasant
to contemplate the result.
In spite of the threatening clouds that
overhang the manufacturing industries
of the country on account of the Wil
son tariff bill, capital is daily seeking
investment in that line, *the projectors
of the various enterprises evidently re
garding the scare as a big bugaboo.
For the first week in April alone fifteen
new manufacturing corporations enter
ed the field, the capital stock ranging
from SIO,OOO up, the aggregate amount
ing to $1,100,000. These new com
panies are for the moßt pari confined to
the east, and the business to be en
gaged in is various. Manufacturing
will go on without a tariff.
IRON AND STEEL NOTES.
As Culled From The Iron Trade Re
The largest ingot ever cast at Home
stead was turned out last week aud
weighed 175,000 pounds.
The Sioux City la., Engine and Iron
Works resumed with a force of 200 men
after a shut-down of nine months
The Smcud Foundry Co., of Toledo,
deny the report that they have closed
down and are freshly embarrassed.
The Duqucsne Forge Co., whose plaDt
shut down last summer, and remained
closed until recently, are now employ
ing 80 meu.
It is reported that for the present
only three of the plants included iu the
new American Steel Casting Co. will be
kept in operation.
At Irontou, 0., the Belfont and Kelly
nail mills arc both running full. At the
Eagle rolling mill the finishing depart
ment is operated single turn every day
and the forge double turn three or four
days a week.
The Farrel Foundry & Machine Co.,
ofAnsonia, Com., find' some improve
ment in business and expect to run 10
hours a day hereafter.
Efforts are being made at Grand
Rapids. Mich., to organize a stock com
pany with a capital of $50,000 for the
manufacture of machinery aud special
At the Rod Mill of the Braddock
Wire Works, located at l£ankiu, all
previous records for turning out rods
was broken last week. The record of
254,000 pounds iu 12 hours was ex
ceeded by 6,000 pouuds.
A company of Chicago, Pittsburg and
English capitalists is said to have
located a plant with a capitil stock of
SIOO,OOO at Frankton, lad, for the
manufacture of steel supplies. The
company will bn known as the Indiana
The Gould Coupler Co. are reported
to have purchased the works of the
Anderson Steel Co., at Anderson, Ind.
A new company, to be known as the
Gould Steel Co., has been organized to
assume control and operate the plant.
THE NEW METHOD.
A Departure in Type Setting.
Certain periodicals devoted
exclusively to printing and all that
pertains to the art are now engaged in
the interesting discussion of a better
method of justifying type in the lines
of ordinary newspaper work. Instead
of spacing between the words and
breaking words at the end of a line,
advocates of the new method propose
to break no words at the end of a line,
but to quad out a short line, and have
no extra spacing between words. It is
claimed that by so doing a typo can set
40 per ceut more type, thus making a
big saving, for it is well known that
often the spacing of a line takes more
time than the setting of it
By following this method it will be
seen that the right hand margin of the
column will have a ragged though
withal a pleasing appearance not
unlike blank verse; the worda would be
evenly spaced, there being no crowding
and no unseemly stringing out, and it
would not be sarpiising If the new plan
did not become popular. There would
bn more space consumed In n given
artloie/lt la true, which would preve to
be a drawback, but thin defect would
ever balanced by ausaomy h time.
PUEBLO, COLORADO, SATURDAY, APRIL 14, 1894.
A STRANGE PETITION.
It wan Sidetracked and Will not Ap
A petition with thirly-oue signatures
was read at the meeting of the city
council Monday night asking that
Evans avenue from Washington street
to Northern avenue be declared a busi
Home of the petitioners are residents
of the street and some are not, but that
makes no difference as the petition was
not considered at all, nor will it be for
the very good reason that the city
council has no authority to declare any
street a business street, hence the
petition will not be heard from again.
A street can be made one of business
only when a majority of the buildings
in all of a block are used for business
purposes, aud in this instance there are
ouly four business houses on Evans
avenue in its entire length covered by
Mayor Strait stated that in bis
opinion the object was to pave the way
for opening up a saloou, in which he
was manifestly correct, but it is only
just to some of the petitioners to say
that they were not acquainted with
this fact when they signed the queer
document, nor were they posted on the
limited powers of the council in the
premises. If a saloon license be grant
ed to any one to do business in block
40 or any other block in Bessemer for
that matter, it will be only after a
compliance with the requirements of
the city ordinance relating to saloons in
residence portions, when application
must be made in the regular manner to.
the council. Regarding this the ordi
Huch applications in all cases where
the majority of the buildings in the
block iu which such busiuess is to be
carried on are used aud occupied for
residence purposes as contradistin
guished from business purposes, must
be accompanied by a petition sub
scribed by the owners of two-thirds of
the feet frontage upon all sides of such
block, requesting that a license be
issued to such person or persons named
in such petition, to carry on such busi
ness in such block at the place therein
The promoters of the saloon scheme
will have the provisions of this ordi
nance to comply with and then fight the
liquor clause in the deed before liquor
can be legally sold in any building #n
ITEMS OF INTEREST.
The Eighth Ward in the City Council.
The affairs of the former city of
Bessemer figured somewhat in the
meeting of the city council Monday
night, although no steps were taken to
complete the arrangements of the fire
department nor to put in the police call
The Colo. Fuel and Iron Co. and
Colo. Coal and Iron Development Co.
brought to the notice of council the
fact that the steel works and Lake
Minnequa properties had been disin
corpated from Bessemer, and would not
now be considered part of Pueblo. It
was agreed, however, that Bessemer
had taken the Lake case to the court of
appeals aud far the time being nothing
would be done. It now lies with the
incoming council to prosecute the case
or permit the steel works and Lake
Minnequa to peacefully withdraw from
A petition requesting that Evans
avenue from Washington street to
Northern avenue be declared a busi
ness street was referred.
A remonstrance signed by about 50
members of the ladies republican league
of Bessemer against the issuance of a
saleon license to any one to run a
saloon on Evsub avenue was filed and
Treasurer Frain complained that
some of the Bessemer warrants pre
sented to him for payment were not
properly sealed. Payment will not be
made on such warrants pending legal
The appointment of the various city
officers will not be made until the next
meeting, which will be on Monday
Notice is Hereby Given, That
the annual meeting of the le?al
voters of School District No. 20 in
the County of Pueblo, aud State of
Colorado, will be held at the Hose
House near the Masonic Temple on
the Meea in the city of Pueblo, on
Monday, the seventh day of May,
1894, for the purpose of electing
three school directors as follows:
One for five years.
One for two years, to fill vacancy,
One for one year to fill vacancy.
The ballot box will be opened at
the hour of 12 o’clock m., and closed
at the hour of 6 o’clook p. in., and at
6:15 p. m., the meeltng will be organ
ized for the transaction of any other
business pertaining to School inter
ests that may legally be brought
G. L. Knight.
Secretary School District No. 20,
County of Pueblo, State of Colorado.
The Florence and Cripple Creek rail
road will be completed about May 10.
The commercial relatione of the great
gold camp with this city can and
should bo made very profitable. Pueblo’s
board of trade should take an active
InltreM tn thin direction.
Look at This.
Canon City Lump $5.25
Canon City Nut $4.75
Robinson Lump $4.75
Robinson Nut $1.25
These are the prices of the standard
coals. Delivered by the ouly coal
dealers iu Bessemer.
Pannebakek ik Anderson.
If Grown in Texas, its Good.
The Texas Coast country vies with
California in raising pears, grapes, aud
strawberries. The 1895 record of H.
M. Stringfcllow. Hitchcock, Tex . who
raised nearly $6,000 worth of peurs
from 13 acres, can be duplicated by you.
G. T. Nicholson. G. P. A. Santa Fe
Route, Kan., or J. P.Hull, Colo. Pass
Agt. Deuver. will be glad to furnish
without charge an illustrated pamphlet
telling about Texas.
Burn Canon City coal; it is the best.
Hermau «fc Shloss sell it.
A fine line of staple and fancy
stationery at the Bessemer Drug store.
All parties having books from the
library at the firemen’s room at city
hall will please return said books. By
order of Hose Co. No. 1
W. J. Darnell, Sec.
McMahon k CoLer.
WHITE AND BLACK FUNERAL CARS.
Wb Carry the Largest Slock of Funeral Sup
plies West of the Mississippi
ALL WORK GUARANTEED FIRST
Corner D Street and Union Avenue
OPEN DAY AND NIGHT.
Cali at this office for prices
on the choicest line of Ribbon,
Metal and Celluloid Badges to
be found anywhere. Samples
Letter Heads. Dodgers ,
Note Heads, Circulars
Bill Heads, Tags
Business Cards, Folders
Visiting Cards, Counter Pads
Postal Cards, Meal Tickets
Posters, Etc., Etc.
No 307 Santa Fe Avenue,
Is doing the Finest IVork at the very Lowest Prices.
Miss. Jeffrey Lewis
AT THE GRAND OPERA HOUSE
Next Wed. and Thurs. Evenings. a S how t
| LIVERY STABLE.
1 Rigs to hire, horses stabled aud ve.
| hides cared for. Charges reasonable.
A. B. CHASE. PROP.
| Northern and Spruce. Bessemer
R. A. CROSSMAN.
Criminal Law a Specialty.
Prompt Attention Given to Pension Claims
Doom i over PoHtotflce. Pueblo.
Finest Gold Lined Plate, onlyJlO
Good Rubber Plate $5.00
Teeth Extracted Without Puin.
25 Cen ts on Mondays.
DR. STONE’S VS!T,!; s ,
S. D. BROSIUS
ROOM 9, HOLDEN BLOCK NO. 2,
Over Central National Bank.
We have just
ved a lot of
3t from our store
ut Creede and
will sell them
AT HALF PRICE.
HARPER & KEELING,
322 Santa Fe Ave.
WE LEAD IN EVERYTHING
8 lbs evap. peaches $1 UO :
20 lbs Granulated Sugar 1.00
11 lbs French prunes 1 00
4 lbs 3 Crown raisins 25
2 IbsL. L. raisins. 25
4Hs Ibsevun. raspberries 1 00
0 lbs pitted cherries 1 00
7 evap. apples . 1 00
California Cun tied Goods, 2*2 lb cans
Egg plums 12*^
G. G. plums 12*2
Yellow peaches 15
Lemon Cling peaches.. . 15
Bartlett pears 15
German Prunes 15
Black cherries ...... 51
j We are the first to cut the prices
of California goods.
1 Gallon can Pie Fruit
G. G. Plums 30
1 can tomatoes .10
100 tt> C. P. flour. 1.75
100 lbs Rising Sun flour 1 65
Silver Bell flour 1.60
100 lbs Silver Coin 1 75
100 lbs choice Greeley potatoes 140
3 cans sugar corn 25
3 cans string beaus. 25
100 lbs Del Norte potatoes 1.15
1 lb Creamery Butter 25
C. 11. Quackenbush k Son
W. P. SWARTZ,
I A full line of Drugs, Patent Medicines, Druggist Sund
ries and Stationery of all kinds.
PRESCRIPTIONS CAREFULLY COMPOUNDED EITHER DAY OR NIGHT
Corner of Evans and Mesa avenues.
PURE MOUNTAIN ICE.
Pure Mountain Jee, the Best, the ('leanest, the Brightest and the Coldest
in ti»e Market. Sold in any quantity. Wait for the Wagon.
E. G. DONLEY. Proprietor.
| Office at HEADLIGHT Feed Store. Telephone 186.
T. \V. LVXCJ I.
CORNER OF EVANS AND SUMMIT AVENUES. BESSEMER.
Dealer in Wall Paper Paints, Oil, Glass, Varnish and Brushes
Paper Hanging, Kalsominingand Glazing done on
All Work Guaranteed.
-- , ....
WORMLEY AND MURTHA’S
PuebLo Steam Laundry.
Corner of Union avenue and C street.
Everything neat and clean and all work first class. Goods
called for and delivered to any port of Pueblo or Bessemer.
WORMLEY & MURTHA, Propr’s.
THE PUEBLO FURNITURE CO*
313 South Union Avenue,
FOR FURNITURE STOVES. ETC. ETC. ETC.
W e Keep a Fine Line of
BRAND NEW. EVERY-DAY GROCERIES AND
Which we sell as cheap us the cheapest. Give us a call and see.
H. PERLET, Evans and Summit
(\IAAAHIAO • Sheeran Doesn’t quote any prices, but he permits
JI (Ji ll | tlji nooneto * ivc more Groceries and Provisions for a BIG
DOLLAR than he does., lie is in TtlE LEAD and intends
to stay there. Don’t ask questions, but drop in and see him. You will call again
ROUTT AVENUE. NEAR SUMMIT
Successors lo G. L. L. Garni & Co.
~ is Money Made
We enn snve you money on cloth
ing. Those suits that we will show
you for $lO and $12.50 can’t be beat,
W so if von want a suit come and see W
them; we can save you money on ,0
these suits. We don’t ask you to be- Td
Q lieve this statement but come and
W see the suits and be your own judge.
* If you need any shoes buy them V
of us. We can show you all kinds,
Neckwear, Shirts, Underwear, D
-Q Gloves, Socks—ln fact anything you jj,
rf need we have at the right price.
E- C HIGHBERGER & CO-,
226 South Union Avenue.
L or Trees
And Shrubbery of all kinds, call on
G. A. RODELL, Union and AbriendoAves.
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