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1 '.V w t4. SNIPS & ST. JOHNS HERALD SNIPS & HERALD Vol. 1, .so. 87. ST. JOHNS, ARIZ., SEPT. 12, 1903. SKIPS, Vol. 2, So. 5L HERALD, Vol. 19 No. oü - Mrs. Anna G. Thomas has gone to Holbrook on business und will be absent from here three weeks or more. Messrs Dudley Lewi - and M. P. Holliday, life insurance agents of Mesa, Ariz., have been spending1 a few days here transtictin g business. Ward confrrence was held here Sunday. President D. K. Udall and wife, J. T. Lesueur and wife, E. N; Freeman and wife, Mrs. Mary Farr and Mrs. J. B. Patter son, oí St. Johns, were present. Mrs. Mary E. Marble, a res ident of our village, died last Monday at 12:50 p. m. from heart disease. The deceased had been a very iudustrious, honorable woman and a faithful Latter Day Saint, always willing and anxious to perform every duty reqiured of ' jier. She will be greatly missed as her kind and charitable acts are broadly known. She leaves a husband, a son and a- wide circle of friends to mourn her un timely loss. The funeral servi ces were held Wednesday and were well attended. The speak ers were M essrs. C. H. Riggs, Wm. Pulsiphe.r, E. G. Cheney and Mrs. Verna Nagle. Meredith. here recently and B. W. Finiey; is now the railroad agent. Mr. Nichol was over from, the Long H headquarters Saturday and returned the next day. We had a large rain here Fri day and Sunday and also plenty of wind Sunday and Monday. Word has reached here that B. F. Whittick, of Fort Wingate, is dead. His death was caused by a rattle snake bite. ' F. H. Reaves went out to the Wide Ruins Friday and returned ! Saturday. He .reports that the Indians have plenty of corn this year. j The school trustees met here i Saturday and decided to hire Miss Gardner, of St. Louis, Mo., to I to teach the district school this winter. J. F. McCarrell was down from his ranch Sunday and ren ted a house so that he could move his family to town this ! winter so that his ctiileren could ! attend school. Roxy. Navajo Nuggets. " Ml. Sayen, L. B. Putney's ; traveling salesman, was in town Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. H. B. Meyer left Nutrioso Notes. Frank Algine, of Amity, pass ed thru here on his way to Cliff, N. M., where his step-son lives. Sam Love, Jim and Bud Greer earae up from Eagar after a sep arater to thresh Round Valley's grain. Arthur Tcnney, Sr., is in town ; to visit his folks and look after j his farming interests. He has 'been freighting between .Coon' and Silver City, N. M., and states that a number of freighters are heeded there at once. We had a trial in the justice court here over a county road.. The county vs. J. H. Stand rfird, of Alpine. Judgement was ren dered in favor of the defendant. Alpine was well represented here during the trial. .Bill. a a m Crop Report of Apache County. Eagar Several heavy rains during the week; warm days, cool nights; range good; grain cutting in full progress, second crop of lucern ready to harvest, but some a little damaged by rains. Mrs. J. Udall. Greer Weather nice for grow- ! ing crops, showers are quite fre- jquent; grain so tall and heavy I that some is falling down; some grain is ripening. Ellis W. ! Wiltbank. I Nutrioso Rains first and last of week, but too late to do. grain much good, which is a very light crop; gardens doing well; range is good and cattle are cloirig Well. Lucinda Wilkins. Pinto Local rains every day; nights cool; cloudy nearly evéry afternoon; range is in good con dition. A. E. Henning. Who says the Rangers aré hot worth all they cost and more? Onlv last week they found and secured conviction of a Lynx Creek man who killed his muiey J steer and sold a hindquarter without a licence. This county must be ridded of her desper ate characters. Phoenix, Enter- ! prise. , \n\n Concho Cullings.