THE LAS VEGAS GAZETTE THURSDAY EVENING, MAY 6, 188C.
FOR ALL TRADERS.
RENTAL AND LOAN AGENCY
Office Sixth St., opposite postofliee.
MONEY TO LOAN ON (iOOD REAL
HOUSES TO KENT
RaslDPta property, Drice ID, NO, Irsae guar
anteed for a year, at $ IjU per Diontn.
Residence property for ualo, price $1,000
Davt 25 Der e nton iuvetUiiieut.
A few choice lots lor Bate at reaaonable
iliiBlneea chances for sale.
Dou.t fnrgft Uj couieaud aeo ua before mak
gta aVjai gaily Ctosrttr.
THURSDAY EVENING, MAY C
Visit Evans' Art and Curiosity Store,
Fino toa3 at l'at Young's.
Finest creamery buttur at l'at Young's
(Jo to Pat lotiDg's for flower pots
Tho Homo restaurant furnishes the
bost meals in town.
Julin Larbiilo, tailor, lia opened in
Jlrs. Lissouba old stand, bixth street,
Henry Stassart, the Las Vegas gun
man, has genuine, old California wine
Vintage ot isf'.', wnicti no sens lor $ l.TO
per gallon or liftv cents per bottle.
liolilon & Wilson are receiving throe
tinier n week California vegetables and
strawberries also homo grown lettuce,
radishes and onions.
Leave orders for ice at Loon Bros.
west sido, and Wells, Fargo & Co.'s of
lice on east side.
Montezuma Ice Co.
In going around the l'laza wo drops
ped id at the store ot 1. L. strauss
whore we saw tho handsouiust assort
rount of Parasols and ladies embroider
ed drosses, which wo have seen in this
A car load of extra milch cows will be
found on salo at Mendenhall & Hunter's
m ablos on tho east sido. They ure all
line Missobri raised stock and partieu
wauling choico milkors will do well to
examine tho loi.
Icma CoiK'eruliiK I'cople mid
C. H. Minium took tho train last eye
nlng lor hi raso.
Father Coudert and J, II. l'enderies
nave gone to socorro.
F. Roy camo in yeslorday from Mora,
nnu returns tomorrow.
N. Rowal and I). Garcia, two large
stockmen, are in from Apache canon.
Mrs. Dr. l'oltijohn and Manager Mos
erye aro down today from tho Springs.
S. Wilson and W. D. Quarrell camo
in lato last evening I rom Capt. Austin's
Rush Holmes left this morning for
Kansas City, to bo absent for tour or
Captain Sparrow left this morning
with the Cammell party fur England, to
be goce several months.
George W. Heckle camo in today from
his W ranch. He was driven by
Judson Parker, one of his ranchmen.
Rev. Mr. Forrester, an Episcopal min
ister, formerly of Albuquerque, but now
ot Denver, passed east this morning.
H. F. May, large grocery dealer De
catur, 111., but who owus property in
our city, is here at present with bis son.
The telegraphio rate from Las Vegas
to Great Britain has beon reduced from
fifty-two to twenty-four conts por word.'
Dr. Pago and his daughter, Miss Nina,
left last night for Los Angolés, accom
panied by Mrs. llobart for Santa Cruz,
Spiritual advisers are now in tho city
in unusual number. Father Accoureiiii
of Springer, and Father Gourcey, of
Cbaperito, being among the number.
J. A. La Ruo returnod today from his
Lincoln county ranch, being unable to
cross the Pecos at tho usual ford, he was
compelled to go around by San Miguel.
O. C. Knox startod this morning with
his family and furniture for his ranch.
J. It. Parker and family will occupy
Knux's residonce on Dlanchard street.
Goorge Fullor, who has beon so long
the popular delivery man of the Wells
Fargo company, has resigned bis post
tion and will go to work fur Brow no &
Mrs. Sargont, who has been attending
bor sister Mrs. Ware at the Depot hotel,
left this morning for Kmsas Cilv. whore
she is a clerk in tho establishment of
Uullene, iVloores s Kmory.
Pierce Murphoy succeeds XV, J.Davis
in cnarge of tne uontinontal oil com
panj s auairs at this placo. Davis goes
to Donver and Murphey does not give
up his placo with (írom, lilackwell &
Goorgn 11. Thome, whom eyery body
Knew anu nueu as uio cashier of Uiu do
pot hotel some months ago, is now in
he city on his way to San Marcial whore
he will take position as cashier of Mr,
Harveys' eating house. Mr. Thorne is
a nice gentlomnn, and an acquisition to
any communuy in wnicn lie may resido
R. 13. SchoonmaRoi, Chas. Ilfuld's
Dookkecpor, lias receivoi a otter from
his brother, W. F Schoonmakor, who is
locaieu ni nogales, Arizona. An ox
tract from It says: "Wo go to Casita
tomorrow. mo Apaches killed seven
people one mile from Casita about ton
days ago, and murdered six persons
about tea miles from Nogales last week.
They stole horsos and burnod a house
only two miles from Nogales Inst Friday."
AN "EMPTY" GUN.
George H. Baker Accidentally
Killed by Tom Stewart.
Another nan on Hi Kar The Hap:
penlnaja of the liar aa Oath
errd for the Uaactte.
A fatal Accident.
Tom Flemiug, Tom Stewart and Will
Gibson arrived in the city last night at
lSo clock with a buck board couallning
the body of George H. Biker who was
accioentiy snot ana instantly killed by
Stewart on Wednesday morning at Cur
tía' & Cochrane's ranch on the Cuervo,
in this county, fifty miles from Las
the story of the affair, told by an eye
witness, is as follows: On Tuesday
evening the deceased together wun
Stewart, who was his ninst intimate
friend, Will Gibson and two other cow
boys, were shooting at a mark with a
Winchester ride. After the sport was
over the gun was cleaned and passed
troni band to band and all cf the wit.
nesnas declare it was unloaded. The
boys then went to bed and got up Wed
nesday morning at about 5 o clock
White dressing Stewart and Baker
made sport and laughter for the boys by-
joking and pushing each other. With
a laugh on bis face a tew art picked up
the rifle from the corner and snapped it
at Baker without raising the butt to his
shoulder. To the horrur of all the pioce
exploded tne ball striking lister cuuare
ly in the tbroat and burying itself in tho
base of the brain, lho stricken man
died instantly, never speaking a word
after being shot. Stewart was wild with
grief at the awful result of his iniouded
iost. The boys brought the bul Y to the
Stoneroad brother's ranch at Cabra
Springs from which point it was
brought to this place for interment.
Undertaker (ieisthas charge of the re
mains aiid will attend to the funeral.
l'he deceased, Goorge H. Baker, was
at years of ago and had lived in Now
Moxico for eighteen months, coming
herefrom Brooklyn, N. Y. At the lime
of bis death ho was in the employ of
Stoneroad Bros., ns a round-up cook
and bad previously worked tor John
Chisuin on the Pecos river, lie hail a
good reputation and was cousideied a
Justice i f tho Peace Ulibarri placed
Tom Stewart under $500 bonds, giving
him timo to proeuro two additional wit,
nesses when the inquest will bo resumed
J. II. Uuthwaito, Dayton Ohio., gave
an illustration tins morninr at the do
pot of purso prido. Ho bad been out at
the Springs for some days, and had re
quested Ticket Agent McDonald to save
tiiui a berth. This Mac did to the best of
his ability, but the ilt.u fellow thought
that prolereuce had been shown some
other parly. This mado him boil over
with rago, and he assured Mac with
great emphasis that he would have him
dismissed troru ins position, it is
sirango bow many men with mure
money than souse aro traveling these
days. But tho other day a nntn from
Arizona stopped off a day. When he
Started again McDonald put himself to
much trouble to got him two sections
oposite each other. Boarding the train
ho fun id soma party silting in his sec
tion. At once ho Hew into a passion
called the agent a liar, would listen to
noexplauation.a id swore be would havo
Hilly Strong kick tho agent out of ollice
because be shipped 3.0OU car loads over
tho road every year. Job kuew nothing
of tho trials of a railroad station agent,
Aa n niornluB Paper.
Having organized a satisfactory stall',
and completed tho repairs, refurnish-
ins and relittiug of the ollice, am!
placed the material and inacliinerv of
the mechanical department in smooth
rnnnmir order. The Gazette will ap
pear as a morning dai'y on and alter
''ma,, .. r. n v t
Charles Taninie today bought n fine
milch cow, Durham stock, IroiiiJ. w .
A. D. Clark says that ho has tho
Kolff mules. Oilier say like doubting
Thomas, whon they see thoiu they will
Let all parties beware of the north
side ot the Gallinas bfidge. 'lho old
thing is dangerous, and if care is not
taken in passing some lives will be lost,
The Hereford bulls of Capt. Luarvs'
at Mendenhall, Hunter & Co' s. west side
stables, are the bnest animals ever
brought to this city. All stockmeu
should look at them.
An incipient fire in Mendenhall, Hun
ter & Co.'s west side stables was discov
ered this morning in time to prevent a
dangerous oontlagration. Cause, a
match carelessly thrown down,
A party from White Oaks yesterday
attempted to cross the Pecos at the reg
ular ford, but they lost a horse and bis
harness, and nearly lost themselves,
Tho wator ran oyer the bed of the
In view of Mrs. Captain Austen's de
parture for F'ort Davis, Texas, to visit
her sister, an impromptu farewolt
party was devised by some ot iter
friends last eight at tho Plaza hotel.
About thirty couples of our bestsociety
poople were present, and the occasion
was enjoyed to the full.
A man from Las Vegas, who Is
in town, claims that K. C. de Baea who
is tho present leader of tho Romero
nose LO. oi that city, can beat any lo
cal runner in Socorro. We are author .
ized to state that W. S. Crawford w n
match him for a run of from 100 to 200
yards for any roasonablo sum. the
match to como off throe weoks afU,r
signing tho articles. Socorro BrjUjon
J E. Loring, mining man from R0Ci
ada, is enjoying the moral inll nonce of
Deacon Woostor for a few days. Tho
mill run for the car load of oro recently
shipped by him from tha American to
Donver, was very satisfactory to the
management, and thoy havo concluded
to add fifty foot to tho soventy-three feet
of depth to which tho mine has already
attained. The Sam Adams mine, ad
joining tho American, hasreaohed a dis
tanco of 105 foot and is very promising.
The lot of Durban)! and Holsteins
wnicn donn u. uauu lias atfllendenhall
Huntor&Co.s' east side stables, are
beauties to look upon. Henry Es
sengor bought a Holstoin, Mat Dovino a
Durham and Mrs. J. II. Huntor a Hol
stoin. The last is evidently tho finest
of the ontiro lot. Indood it would be
difliuull to conceivo of anything in tbe
brute line a more perfoot picture than
sho is. Huntor will now have the op.
portunity to tost tho milking qualities of
the Jerseys and Holsteins, as he has a
very tine specimen oi each.
Secretary W bee lock, of the Territor-
rial fair association, has issued an invi
tation to all persons intereoted in a trot
ting and racing circuit, to include tbe
principal cities of thh territory, to at
tend a meeting to he held at Albuquer
queon tbe S5tb of May, when an organ
ization win be perfected and nates
named for the same. The sport of tbe
circuit will ba so arranged as to culmi
nate at Albuquerque during tbe fair.
Las Vagas horsemen s'aould ba well
represented at the preliminary meet--
ing at Albuquerque ana secure lor mis
city one or two days of trotting and rac
Jefferson Raynolds has purchased for
himself and others the Percha bank,
Kingston, N. M There ara associated
with him in the undertaking Messrs.
Norman C. Raff, J. W. Zollars. Robert
Hopper. N. Grayson, T. I . Chapman,
Henry Elliott, B. R. Taylor and Mr.
Leonard, each taking a few shares of
the capital stock. Tbe bank will be or
ganized under the territorial banking
law with 130,000 capital. This will
prone of very great advantage to the
camp. Its mining interests are growing
so rapidly and the amount of product is
reaching to such figures that a stronger
bank than tbe individual concern here,
totora doing business tuero was a ne
cessity. El Paso Tribune.
II ail road 31 alt era.
J. V. oliotweli, traveling passenger
agent for tbe Wabash, went east this
On the train tonight thorn Mill be a
special Boo Line car, with O. B. Skinner
and party, for California, via. A. P.
A new crow has been fixed up f ir tho
south end of the division, but who wjuld
constitute it could not be learned at tbe
The laborers at the stone quarry in
Mora Canon, were reported on a strike
last night,. Fewer bonis ami larger
wages were tho demand which tney
The train lut, night was an hour and
ahalf lato, making the twenty-live pas
sengers who partook of the Depot hotel
hospitality, but the more able to do jus
tice to the viands.
Somo iniiiiei si stones wero on the
tram last u lit , going out on the Hot
Spring! branch. One setmed to ba in a
condition of unstable equilibrium, swny-
ing to and tro, and suggesting a tearful
faiefjr man or beast on whom it should
The train from the south this morning
was about on timo, and consisted of two
biiL'eaiio. throo coaches nnd three sleep
ers. Ir. had the A. it P. connection of
yesterday, that road having fallen
twenty-four hours behind its schedule
Tbe carloads lots today bhvo been
fow. One of Hour for Meyer F'reidman
& Uro,, and ono of hides and potts for
Gross; Blackwell & Co., are all that
havo been received. (., B. & Co. ship1
ped two carloada of bides and ono of
wool. The mixed lots of freight hayo
been vory heavy.
C. S. Bartlelt,' ticket agont of the
Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern
road, died of consumption last evouing
on tho Santa Fo train at La Junta. He
bad been to Los Angeles, Cala., and
was on his way home to Cedar Rapids,
lowu. His body will be shipped to his
Superintendent D.yor wont down to
Wallace lost night with one of the now
engines. Ho was not pleased with tho
looks of tho mammoth steam monster,
but said sorvico and not beauty was
what tho company desired, and lie
would bo hotter able to speak alter the
ongine had beon tosted. Mr. Dyor will
probably return tomorrow. He will go
as far as Albuquerque to moot Mossr,
Gnddard nnd Osborne and return with
them on a tour of ins jeclion .
i-;qunl I the Tine Imported.
Is the next size to our "Gerster" and,
is eoniposed of soleeted imported wrap
pers and ehoicest Vuelta Abajo ti Hot
with Spanish workmanship. (On open
ing these cigars smokers will rind the
filler nieely booked and rolled up in
Tho oniv place they can bo obtained
in Las Vegns is at Chris tollman's Club
Oí Wes Las Animas,
HA JIST UNLOADED IN
F're Blood and Registered and from the Best Herd in
APJ OPPORTUNITY FOR BUYERS.
For Particulars inauire of
J. C. LEARY & CO.,
Commission Mer chants
III STOCK AND MWCHES
r . . - ' .
OFFICE IN STOCK GROWER BUILDING,
WATERING PLACE NOTES.
Wm. A. Vincent and wife are to be
here some time.
Jos. Beckman and Miss Beckman, of
New York City are here.
O. M. Barnes and wife, of Lansing.
Michigan, are among tbe late arrivals.
J. B. Mitchell, Cincinnati, Ohio, reg
istered at tbe Hot Springs hotel yester
day. Wm. Nevins and .4. L. Legien, New
YomCity, are stopping at the Hot
Other late arrivals are: W. S. Mat
thews. Youngstown. Ohio; Wm. Par
sons, Washington, D. C. ; VV". N. Coler,
New York City; Samuel Bowman, . St.
Louis, and Julias Linde, Colorado.
A. S. Cammnll, J. W. Coster and
wife, and Miss W. F. Redly left this
morning tor England. Coster and par
ty have been spending some weeks at
the sanitarium. Mr. Cammell will re
turn in about four months to reside on
his Ronieroville property.
DieoT. W. U. Coler, New York; 1mi. A.
I ewts. Chicago; F. B. Uilinmn. Omaha: Frank
W. Dale, Liberty, Mo.; M. C Maher, Topeka,
aim ni bod hi .nailer, iieveiann, .; a.
Schermerhorn. KansMCity: (elige H 'Thorn,
.lan Marcial; W. 11. Vntils and wile, Malina.
Kn: K. Hlililtus. A ton. 111 : Louis Si hualer.
Ndllsvill, Wit: Mid A. Brunnage, Kansas
Kt. Nicholas John Webb, Janiea Camp
bell, Pele- Murpny, Charlea Murtón, John
lloi.le. ltlt can; J. C. Wilson, St I.oula;
W.T. Hall, Kansas; ilcurn Hipplo, Chlcairo;
Tlios. Mewurt, V. ! Uibaon, luui Fleming-,
I'LiiA. Á. K. Card, Clilcmro; . I,. Cain-
moll, u. W. Coaler and wlte, MtssW. p. ked-
Clear and bright.
Temii"ratnr: 7.(0 p. ni.,57; 13 m,,
iS''; 3 p. m.,S(lv.
BROWNE & MANZANARES' CO.
Las .Vegas and Socorro.
Las Vegas Lager Beer.
DEALERS II STAPLE AID FAII?1.
Everything in Stock prceg to sui
the times, 9'lVeugftcan.
LAS VEGAS. N.&V
LAS VEGAS A CAR LOAD OF
' NEW MEXICO.
Cattle ! ?
THE CITY SHOE STORE !
TVO. 17 Center Street.
120 Fairs Ladies' Kid Button Shoes
Made on C, D and E widtha, which wil be aald at
Tlio jlcTW Price of $2.SO,
al,so, iao rAins
Ladies' Genuine Tabico Pebbled Goat Button,
On i;, D ad C WiHh, a good wearing shaft, ml
Tlx o Low Price of S2.SO.
PLEASE CALL AND EXAMINE.
FINKST DISPLAY OP
Wilson Bros' Furnishing Goods,
Dunlap's Celebrated Stiff Hats.
Neckwear, Shirts, Stetson's Soft Hats,
Burt & Packard and
Burt & Mears' Fine Shoes.
Simon Lewis' Sons, Props
W. F. COOK".
Wholesale and .Retail Dealers in
House Furnishing' Goods, Carpets. Oil Cloths, Mattings, Etc
Sporting Goods, Ranges, Cook and Heating Stoves, Orates
Lumber Lath, Shingles, Doors and Blinds.
ALSO CONTRACTING AND BUILDING.
LAS VEGAS : : : : : NEW MEXICO.
PATRONIZE HOME INDUSTRY
Las Vegas Roller Mills Flour
Xj. IjEON cSj OOi'S,
SODA AND MINERAL WATERS.
Dealer in Fruits of all Kinds
Tho flnot tock of FrcBh Frnit nnd Nntn In the ctty. 8o.l Water, loe Cream and Van
Apjila Cider. Sugar and Fruit Candy.
First Glass Short Order Parlor-Open Day and Night.
Oystors and Gamo Sorvod laa. Hverv Stylo
CENTER 8THEET. ONE DOOB EAST OF SPOHLEDER'S 8HOK STOKE.
TONY'S BARBER SHOP.
HAIR DRESSING PARLOR,
Ladies Hair Cut, Shampoo
PRIVATE ROOMS FOR LADIES.
Bridge Sireet, near Gazette Office,
HENRY O. COOHS.
and Hair Dressing a Specialty.
Las Vegas, New Mexico.
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