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f VOL. 1 LAS VEGAS, N. M., FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER- 2G. 1879. NO 5M. v . '., ,-r f , íl Jo 2 i Las Vegas Daily Gazette.. .1. II. UOOÍil.Kif. i:Uíor. TUiii of f lie Tide. 'I Le reports from.t he ,?c;i board cities continue very laborable. On Saturday in) fewer (han seven steamships sailed for Lurope from Xew York, all heavilv loaded with domestic produ ce. The foreign Irado returns l'or August filo very favorable. The .im portations show a gain' on account of the receipts of gold, while the exports a:;e within of the enormous exportation? ol' August 178. and fe' larger than those" of 177. The total shipments from New York,' exclusive oí specie, for tho eight months ending with August, art: about thirteen million-; le-s than the hdiivy shipments for tho first eight mouth' of last year but sinnv a grain of thirty-nine million-, over the same period of 1877, ftmy-üve millions over 1S76, and sixty-two millions over J.87Ó. Kc.vipl.s of gold were $612,000 at Xew York. This makes over ouu mil lion received the first two (lavs of this week. The-imports Inst avocU were .0:l.i,00;), of which $8,600,000 jvíis (ieuo-iteii in tho Assay OlhVo for re-e:iu:ig-;. Tl'.er j v, eré iOtX,ÜO0'-" re-, enved in A ugust; thoWreoeipis this month have been more thati $13,00!). 00) and about !'8,O0Ü,0üO. moro arc on, the way. Projects ? Sill ín ihii-e The nations of Western lOurope.arr. irreatlv ex'ircis(.yJ.o.ver tho atitudoof 11 t--la. Thai pover has been .making preparations for war. but' whether with the Chinese in the heart of Asia th Pri!i -h in India, or with Austria or ( i'iu:i!iy at li inuo one can tell The Nihili-u agKation i.-; so constant and o (hiugc-uus that a foreign war giving an opportunity for these rest less spirit-; to expend their desire for blood letting on public enemies would be a gnat 'v'ueiil to the rulers of that country, Cermany au.l llussia were preieu.ling to quarrel then ail diflieul- ties were apparently . semeu. inc threatened war with China was com priunis.'d lius-ia getting the best, of ih'j bargain. Now Austria is excited and evidently beliefs that flic is to h;i the u.'ixt object of altaek. It is withiu the bonds of probability that , i i i r i ' i (jeruiany and Russia mny combine to di-meniber Austria, (iermaiiy to have llietrerman Siieakin' provinces of Austria and liu -sia taking those to the north and east of Hungary, forcing Austria down i Uc the newly conquer cd Turkish provinces ; and making. Hungary the chief power in t'r.at oddly oou-jtraeted empire. It would ,. bo a rrand thin;; for Austria and IJussia and mi.iht be the means of buildln.!,' u) a r:fcai empire on the warring discordant elements south of llung-a-' , ry. 1 ' tJ o The demand in Great V ntain '101 i):itni:in tor American p. o. an kinds tens' v ajijars to l-.e jjcowitig more ox e. ( ) vcrrl o wi a.fivigh t cargoes eoiiliiMKi to bo eutovcr there and I lie number of steamships en'ai;'ed in Ira 1ic constantly increases. Twelve ben vilv loaded steamers lelt Xer York Saturday. The yraiu shipments ex ceeded those ot any previous , single ay, bi.'in; u.-l:els. fivo "hundred thousand Gen. Shrri! a i will call a meeting -.!" the society of the Army of the Ten i,( ssee in Chicago for ovcmber 5. When according to the present pro gramme (J ran I. is to be there. '1 his is probahly intended to nod strength to Hi!- grant boom. Tho army associa Louí sliicij íbewar hale ben moro n ditical than soe'ed and beneficial and this one with Sherman .at Hie head appears to be no exception to the i ule. . ... " , A tew weiks ago tlie papers coi -tailed thetaktieuln s of a scandal, in wli'ch tli-( u9mi5 of ilie Jlcv..V;pV. Thonipsoii 'of' Now Ycrli was us'1, the wQUiau in iho rase being tl e wite of Hooker Do Land pi' (irntul Haven Michigan. Dr. Thompson has just died in Kugland, it is said killed by the wicked scandal. s::LutT2í- or teaciiehs. Proceedings ,of f he--Board Schuol Commissioners. of The School Commissioners met Monday of this week, present lion. Jose llafael Lucero, president pro tempore ami Ksmerijildo Vi-il, mem ber; J. M. Tafoya clerk and ilanuel C. do I'aea deputy Sheriff. '1 hey adjourn ed in order to give time for all the commissioners to be present. -' Oif the 23 d, -the Commissioners aain met with the same members present as the day previous with the addition of the lueuibers Pablo'Aiiaya and Jose Maria Ihica. ' The coiniVi'iPsionefs first proceeded lo' adopt rules and regulations for the establishment of pniic schools in tne county ol' San Miguvd. it was re solved that the Same be published rvud a copy thereof be sent to the Justices of the Peace of each jprecinct of the county for their government and man agement. Tho followinii jiersons Avere 8?lecte'd 'tis teachers jf the different precincts tlio county viz: 1.03 Jacales.- Domingo JNtoore; Chnjtemto.'" " V. De Trujillo; Knetlxis gas, V. Fr-McKnrman; Tecolote: ih-cdaiio Garcia; Two pri-pihclVof IasyVegas, The Je- suit Fathers and iiev. J. A. Annin, ' for thelboys ' and the Sisters of Lo- retto for the girls.: j., I'uerto de fjuna, John Ferris: Pecos, . Gregorio Harcla; Cpper Vegas, O. II. llobbs; Snnia llosa, Carlos Casados del Ndudo; . Anton Chito; Saprlb, Manuclitas, San Miguel, La Cuesta, Las Colonias, JeutsLoDcs; 'anuel Sahizar; üamon Vigil; Jose Manuel Lcdva; Miguel Koniero; Jose Manuel Vigil: Dolores Gallegos; Ga.lunla, Sar, Jose, llamón Ortiz; Hincón Tecolote Faigenio líudolph, Joüa Larga, Juan M. Cabeza de Ibtca; The meeting was then adjourned until the 25th int. . , -9 -- - : ' HiiJom for 3s savorenioit ul'gmblic SiiKtol- I:j flic -Mi(ií y of San Si i SMJ1M. We the undersigned commissioners of public schools oí' 1 he county of San Miguel in session this :.3 of September 1S71,'; adopt the following rules for the "veru.nent of the )ubiie schools the (joining year: 1. The schools shall be opened the first Monday oí Xovetuber next, in all 'the 'precincts of The county, at the most central point of each precinct, as the commission may determine in the place where are the greatest: number of families. 2. In order to prevent an increase of the debt of . the school fund, the schools shall rdntain open f or a period of three months; and if at. the end of thai time, the commission find that there are sm'licient funds in the Trea sury the schools will be Continued for a longe .''period as' the commissioners may hereafter determine, or may be able, to secure pavmejrt of teachers without l.-"iing bonds which caui.o; be immediately redeemed. :. To 'provide these i'.i:ids, tho ' commissioners of public "schools have required the codéelo: of the county to present a faithful account, of the pi.b lic school money; and the' justices of the Peace of each precinct are hereby required to..order the constables cf e u;li prc.eWt to gi vq bonds' for the scrupulous collection of the cgpitation tax. There should not be a citizen Wh) Wot'ild V(!f Vi?e to pay the iisignili- cant sum of ;'0 cents each, when it is known that tins m'ouey iis etnployed for the (aithlulcduiaiU'.)!) of the youth. f -i. The constables should bo obliged to ctiforce the law against those who refuse lo pay this capitutioii accord ing t'oji'e ilfth secliüiV o t ' tlZd .Vi-lmol law. This is ordered for the public benef t. .. . , ,v w . 'f It.,'- Heads of families arc at liberty to sVn'4 tbeii' thiltlriiu to' ay school established . iu any I precinct of the county;' bnt no teacher hall have ad ditional pay incase children of other precinct attend the y I mo I. i ti. hi aceordaticu with the wishes of many in precincts numbers 6 and 26 iu the town of Las Vegas the school for girls shall be confided to the sisters of Lorcto it they will take charge of it, to be held in the public school house constructed for this purpose or in any other placp they may judge most con venient. 7. For the same object and to avoid objections in tho two precincts - above mentioned, two schools will be open ed for boys, one of which shall be un der the direction of I'cv. J. A, Annin the other under the direction of the Jesuit Fathers of Las Vegas. 8. Whatever may be the religious belief of the teachers, they aro. prohi bited each and all from controlling tho consciences of their pupils. Thus, if the teacher is a catholic, he shall not teach the catholic catechism to protestant children' or children of asy faith; and if the teacher is a protestant he shall not tench bis catechism to the catholic pupils, not even ifthe parents guardians or tutors require it., 9. At tho" end, of three months each teacher shall render a "report "of the names and residence of the pupils of his school", branches taught and iro- gross of tne pupils. ' - " " ' '; : 10. At the end of ho session v the school, Í it is. posís'ñde, the te.ac?r tdiall ii'ive a public examination, by Avhich the parents .-in ay inform flie-ii,-selves of the progress of their chil dren. ' ' ' ! ' i : ' 11. The Justice of the Peace of each precinct is the inspector of the schools of his precinct and shall take care that the teacher in bis precinct complies' scrupulously with his duLies; and in ease t he conduct of the teacher is im proper, the Justice of ifie l'eaco sliali call a mcetiifg of 'the people' of 'his irecinci and determine by means of a vote or otherwise -what is the ber-t to be dono and the . substitution of a teacher to then teach the school. 12. The Justices of the Teace. on the receipt, of 'these, regulations shall call a meeting in his precinct, to ; give instructions to them and provide for the selection of a person, callable and hmir-st, to discharge the' duties of tea dier and ask ihcVmblic to construct a commodious place for the:'usef ;the school. Fuch one of the nrcciicts are authorized, where they have, no school houses to procure a commodious room, in the most eonwnionti place for this nurnose. the rent not to exceed o.Otl 1 i in cas;: the liberalit v of the inhabitant of the precinct do not offer it free. ID. Fach one of the preceptors of 0 said schools aro entitled to r salary of is'.'iO per month which Jshall be paid in legal money of the United Siaees from tne sciiooi lunii every inree montiis. 15i,.Jn view of the bnv condition of tho school fund, 1he cominissio'ners have limited thu amount to -S.'IO per month in each precinct except in pre cincts .ri md "Jo where ó() cents per montli for every boy or girl s!i:d! lx paid. In the other precincts all heads of families, desiriugthc public wvltiirc, are suplicated bv us ,lo confribiiie an additional sum to tin; preceptor. Tli. Fachureceptor before eut'erir.g' upon his dm ies v, ill take and subscribe an oath before the Tust'ce of the, cace oL.iiis )rcc:iii:i.. to tithliiMv comply witü loe iiuln conii (!(1 tOi i linn lis receptor oí rniüc schook ' the I his oatii 'shall be: remilt"d coensel ol' i'i'"iect ors at this oíliííe for tin if a!proval. ' ' It sliail be t;e dritv of each Dreeep tr iuniiedia'ely alter having taken the oatli refijred.to estnblidi Ms rules foe the government of the sc'rooFi'tnil lu t them uji in the school room w hero the pupils can read and understand them. , ' .. :;"'" V ';. .'' ' , PS, Each teacher is required "to bold school everv dav cvceiU Sundav dur- v. -i tie luurrj .tf-taWisli'd i)v;tjie rules an I teach with caro and omv.eneo Ills pipols the rudiments o. reaunig ami vriiiugjf;';j:i'! vs' ( .'.Tit OK PlüX'vi'TOK. Territory of Xew Mexico, nouny of San Miguel - . - - 1 having been elected and e lulirnicd teacher (f the public ndioo in prerint't ?.o. i county and Ter ritory aforesaid, do olemíy swear be fore Almighty God that I will obla dle constitution of the United States ami comply with thc14duties. .required of instructors of 'Iho 'public' du ols - ... .i i...! i .... . i in thecountv of Sau Mi-uel and tc- iu un uniin oi o.iu ,wi uti ami .it- cording to law, to the best of my abi. litv, sodielp me C!od , , Witness our hands and official S9i;l( this '21th of September 1879. ' JOSE KAFAKL LUC KltO, - i r. c Fresidcut pro t emporc. IlERMKNKJinDO VlCilli i ' Josio M AiiiA Haca, Members of the Commission Jesus' Ma. Takoya, ' ' i . ' Clerk. . . , , , n . A correspondence in which possi bly the Public may have some inter est and possibly not. Las Vegas X. M. Sept. 25, 1879. lion Hev. J, Annin, . Sir: The court of honorablc commis sioners of schools'of this eountvhavc had the honor to nominate and accept the nomination of yourself as Teacher of the Public Schools for tho Precincts Nos. 5 ami 26 of trds county, and they desire "to Tctiow Si you wilFliave the goodness to, . accept the nomination, receiving as compensation for'' your services 60 cts a month for each pu pil. ,". . , . . , . , Awaiting your answer as y'owr ear liest possible conyeniencc, I remain. . ! Yory respectfully l!y order oí the School Conimis- sio'iiers. s jKSfs 'Al. J ai-'OTA. .', Fscribano, is VegiM?. (Pept 2"y 79 : S e n o r J c s ú s M a . ' Ta f o ya M y D c a r Sir... 1 have the honor to say very re spect fully that it is out of my power to acceptoMie,, nomination -as Teacher eto v.erv siucerelv vours.H"' ', L J. A. A:min. The i!oxi-u For the past week this vicinit v has Lb( en great! v excited over ti c startling ruuibrs that,!, have, 'reached us from Parras,: Mexico, of the wonderful dis covery of the immense yield of gold found in the Mine Mojiu'to. The De mocrat, has carefully noted these re ports, bul, preferred to keen silent, concerning them till scuiething definite could be learned.. Wednes day the specie train trum Saltillo ar rive at Malamoras in charge of Don Daniel Sadi, who is a gentleman of reliability, and who, front his con neelion with pro.s)ectors and miners at Parras, is capable of furnishing an intelligent report of that wonderful conutrjv V Democrat, reporter inter viewed Señor ijada ami horned. that the report;! that had preceded him were not fabulous .or exaggerated: but that the mine is really worth all that has deen claimed for" it that it, pans out rich . beyond all expectation. x.s to the rep'ort'that thirty men took' out 'i,C00.00u in, twenty six day.-, Señor Sada says hits not prepared to confirm, but that the mine yields i in meirsely ' ho has ample proof, and known that a moral a Mcxhrau nose hag for feeding mules and containing about sixty pounds', is worth :''M.i on account a: its richness. lie says that laborers are flocking to the mines from the surrounding country, which is largely agricultural, and that jt is iiiípo'ssáble to gather the crops hi con sequence. The mines resemble those of Loadvillc in i'ing of easy digging, the gold being. inainly on the surface. St ni uxo For tj: ;: s .v" 1). The mine. Mojado, ace r. ling. to a tliifp before us; is located mt the boun dary liue-i oft he three'stidiV. Duran go, (.'oahr.uil.i and ( 'Ir.huahiia, bin Duraiig:) lays claim to.it.entirejy, ,and a ?-e ere contest has a ! r;-ad'v taken pla ce between tl.e three stales mimed 'or its os'T's-don,' and much blood lias' been died by the res e -live siates' police authorities. l'ecei.íiy the go ten'.ment has taken possession of" it liiiiil such lime as a si-rvey shall be made dellniiely locating it, a line ne-1 ver having boo a drawn" ) ';ÍTM OUJGINAIi D&XDVKTiV, "From an old and" trustworthy re.-! dent we learn the following: " j In lSio.'J Leroy Los.', win I known iu th. s lection as the brother of Judge Ilossc, of the It:o (irande disiiitu courrs, returned to his home Irom a loifgcxpcrienco, in the gold mines in California, lie had nor been success ful iu his search for gold on the Pacific Coast, and his brother persuaded him to settle down on the macho oriefMas between here and Santa Maria' While located here, two Mexican one night stole two of his horses and lied. The alarm was given, and Mr. Hcose and a Mexhst! servant wouuici! theirhorsos and started in hot ,utrsuit. TheA overtook' -i he . inarauders and firell at them, killi'ng one' of the thieves. i . . . i ... . i i . .. i i-1 H'lios oí i nu niurdcri (i man -wore out u warrant, and lie Was; liken Juto custody. His brother, the judge, was in Calvcston at tho time, aiid hi v .t po cue to look after ins in i crust.., erosseit the tiver to Matamoras will . his failhtlll servant Sitmiocnl. (r " "n ,,,1"l.1,',';,i",'.; eotild not uillellv await lhiiiiiu do tr hi ..i,.l his old mania for mine prospecting: came upon him. and he started out with his servant and piVueeded to Chihuahua. They prosecuted tlcir scarch until they "reached Parras, in the state of (Coahui!a. While explor ing here they found in a mountain stream great quantities of gold. They' proceeded to work it, and while wash ing out the dust with tin cups -tho only implements thev had they were surprised by the Imtiiins and forced to leave. They were driven into tho mountains. where they were obliged to subsist upon the fruit of the nopal (prickly per). As soon as possible they returned home and reported their wonderful discovery, showing to their friends the rich samples they had se cured. Col. Jas. II. Durst was then collector ot customs for this port. He, manifested great interest in the mat ter, and suggested that Fosse return and prosecute his investigation furtn er, and if it proved all that it promis ed he would raise 100 men, or more if necessary, to keep the Indians away while it could be worked; Mr. llos-e-went, but found so many Indians about it that ho could not approach it. Ho. was compelled to return to at tend his caso in court, and before he could again undertake his journey was attacked with yellow, fever and died. For a time the mine was kept in sight, but eventually forgotten, I Us servant. Sandoval, after remaining here a number of years and talking of lhc'gfoat mine; joined MiurN'eliy's eom- niaiHi and died m San Antonio two years ago of consumption about tl e same time that his commander died in Washington. All recollections of the mine died with him. ' ' IÍOW IT WAS REVIVI:!). '5 About two months ago. it wili be vejuc.nberod, a wonderful .-ilver mine w'ns found iu a Mountain called "the Ylajofla," in the same corner of the three states mentioned. The diseov ry created considerable excitement and very many people, flocked to the new mine. The ore' proved to be fa bulously rich and han continued to grow m popularity, it ñas developed far richer leads than Leadville Very recently, whi'e speculators and miners were en route to the mine, Ma'Udo, froniMonclovn, traveling over the mountains -accidentally discoverd t ra ces of gold in crossing a strean . Closer examination deorvjed iargv quantities, and they have rvsu lied in. irn'ding what is claimed th; bent pav ing veins in 1 he world. M A'i'AÍ! OKOS MATtC'llINC ON. The fever has. reached Matamoros and luii created great 'excitement , a -it. has in our own city. From authen tic reports wo barn the price ofr'ü sorts of provisions is enormously high, and articles of food command any price askod: in fact it is annhe.r Leadville, and' will ' soon beiwuie as popular as that famous field, .-onie merchants of Niatamoros are bi-:il t;v send a train of provisions to Majuibv an expect to realize large profit.-!. THK I1?TA XCK. This wonderlul mine will doubtless prove to be but one of many siirrond H and the inqury will bo made as to its distance. It is 120 b'tigue., from Saltillo, and the distance trot; here to is i-aine, making 720 miles to the ileld of the greatest gold honar.za ever dis covered. Wo shall await anxiety fur ther developments of the mino Cat, has created so great a furore so soon after its discovery. Tere pear to be ''millions iu it.' .-.Q I ivotii ap- Gcn. (j rant is- receiving the honors juirtly duo to a man who lets his c d speuK in place of words. . . rand iew Eotel flout h Second Street, LAS VEGAS 'k:k Dr. J. H. SUTFtN. opnei a i Ilecent additions to this House makes it the Largest and Best Hotel ' in the Territory. Thtt Sleeping Rooms Arc on the Second Floor, nnd are airy, clean and comfortable and have perfect ven tilation. 2? XX 33 T A X3 Xi 33 " ; , Is well stiiipliel wnh '! The Best the Marf- i AfTords. ''":..'."' ' . , ' A HA dli TOR PAtfl K Vtí L'í l.uns for this House to and from ' ) t ' vkV ' 1 IH'j (.1111