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ST. JOHNS, APACHE COUNTY, ARIZONA, MARCH 15, 1917
The city at the Lyman dam now
sports a pool hall.
Piano for sale See Mrs. L.
S. Overson, 3t. Johns, Arizona.
W. W. Sherwood and wife
were business visitors from Hunt
A Fresh New Supply agf in
on display at St. Johns Drug Co.
Father Derichemont is at Concho
for a few days this week, attend
ing pastoral duties.
Water Overseer, Fred Rothlis
berger, has commenced the sprirg
cleaning of the St. Johns Irriga
tion company's ditches.
Thos. Carraway has a fine dis
play of electrical fixtures at his
place of business, first door west
of the St. Johns Garage.
Spray your trees with arsen
ate of lead.
St. Johns Drug Co., Distributors.
Tomas B. Baca and Lola Car
rillo of Springerville were united
in marriage last Monday morning
by Father Derichemont.
Anyone having beef animals for
sale will confer a favor by wiring
or writing to B. L. Gibbons, pro
prietor of the City Meat Market,
Levi S. TTdall nWk nP thp
board of supervisors, who went ;
to Phoenix ast week, has return-1
ed. He says it looks as thouerh
Hunt might yet be the governor
of Arizona. ,
Atty. Fred W. Nelson is having
the front part of the building oc
cupied by the telephone office fix
ed up for an office in which he
will transact business. The build
ing which he now occupies will
be put in shape for a bank.
James N. Overson and Stansell and the whole or any part of the
Greer in trying to turn around j stock of this corporation may be
each other last Sunday night in issued and exchanged for cash,
their autos clashed tocher N. j,""
one was hurt, but the radiator of , company as in the judgement of
Mr. Greers car was completely i the Board of Directors may be
knocked out and four spokes was ' determined to be for the best in
broken out of the hind wheel 0f'terestsof the corporation; and in
Mr Oversons' car I tne aDsence f actual fraud in the
transaction the judgement of the
Saturday evening, March 17th, board of directors as to value of
the ladies of the Relief Society any such property, either real or
.:n ,- i. i. uersonal. contracts, services, or
academy auditorium, in honor of
the Society's annual anniversary,
where a spicy program will be
rendered . After the program is
over the hall will be cleared and
those wishing to trip the fantastic
toe will be given the opportunity.
The old time dances as well as
the new will be given. The price
of admission is ten cents. Come
out and have a good time once in
While the wind was at its high
est last Saturday a small fire was
started at Chas. Whitings' house.
A pan of ashes was the cause,
Some of the live coals blew into
the chip pile and caught the wood
pile afire and for a short time it
looked as though the corrals and
the house of McCray's would be
burned down, but a bucket bri
gade was soon formed and by
heroic efforts the fire was put out.
The Pneumonia Season.
The. cold, damp weather of March
seems to be the most favorable
for the pneumonia germ. Now
is the time to be careful. The
quicker a cold is gotten rid of the
less the danger. As soon as the
first indication of a cold appears
take Chamberlain's Cough Reme
dy. As to the value of this pre
paration, ask anyone who has
used it. ' Ariv,
STATE OF ARIZONA.
OFFICE OF THE
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
STATE OF ARIZONA.
The Arizona Corporation Com
mission does hereby certify that
the annexed is a true and complete
transcript of the
ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION
which was filed in the office of
said Arizona Corporation Com
mission on the 11th day of Sep
tember A. D. 1916, at 10:00 o'clock
a. m., as provided by law.
In Testimony Whereof, The
Arizona Corporation Commission,
by its Chairman, has hereunto set
its hands and affixed its Official
Seal. Done at the City of Phoe
nix, the Capitol, this 13th day of
September A. D. 1916.
xF. A. Jones, Chairman.
W. N. Sangsfer,
Know all men by these pres
ents: That, at a special meeting
of the stockholders of the Becker's
Transcontinental Garage Compa
ny after due notice had been giv
en, as provided by law, by an af
firmative vote of the issued and
outstanding stock, Article!!!!! of
tne Articles or incorporation oi
said company was
read as follows:
"The amount of capital stock of
this corporation "is fifteen thous
and dollars ($15,000), divided in
to one hundred fifty shares' of the
par valup of one hundred (100)
dollars per share; said stock shall
beisfued, fully paid and non-assessable,
upon such terms and
conditions as the Boai-d of Direc
tors mav determine and nrescribe.
benefits, shall be conclusive arid
shall bind all parties in interest."
In witness whereof, the pres
ident of the company has hereun
to set his hand and affib:ed the
corporate seal of the company
this third day of June, A, D. 1916.
J. W. BECKER,
State of Arizona,
County of Apache '
On this 3rd day of June, A. D.
1916, before me personally ap
peared GUSTAV BECKER, Pres.
ident, and J. W. BECKER, Sec
retary of Becker's Transconti
nental Garage Company, to me J
known to be the persons whose
names are subscribed to the fore
going certificate increasing the
capital stock of the said corpora
tion; and they did, each for him
self, and not one for the other,
state that said act had been rati
fied at a meeting of the Board of
Directors, at which there were a
majority present, held this third
day of June, A. D. 1916, as shown
by the minutes of said corpora
tion. In witness whereof, I have
hereunto set my hand and affixed
my official seal this the day and
ear last above mentioned.
Y W. R. HAMMEL,
V- Notary Public, Apache
My commission expires January
Filed in the office of the Arizo
na Corporation Commission this
. THE UNIVERSAL CAR
Have besn builr and actually delivered to retail buyers since August 1, 1916.
These fi 2 ures 320,817 represent the actual number of cars maunfactured
by us since August 1st, 1917, and delivered by our agents to retail buyers
This unusual fall and winter demand for Ford cars makes it necessary for us to
confine tie distribution of cars-only to those agents who have orders for imme
diate delivery to retail customers, rather than to permit any agent to-stock
cars in anticipation of later spring sales.
We are issuing this notice to intending buyers that they may protect themselves
against delay or disappointment in securing Ford cr.rs. If, therefore, you are
planning to purchase a Ford car, we advise cu to place your order and take
Immediate orders will have prompt attention.
Delay in buying at this time may cause you to wait several months.
Enter your order today for immediate delivery with our authorized Ford agent
1: ted below and don't be disappointed later on.
Runabout $345, Touring Car
Town Car fo'Jo, Sedan iftHO, I
Becker's Transcontinental Garage, SpringerOille, Ariz.
eleventh day of Sep., A? D. 1916
at 10:00 a. m. at request of Beck
er Mercantile Co., whose post of
fice address is Springerville, Ari
zona. Arizona Corporation Commission,
By F. A. Jones, Chairman.
Recorded at the request of
Becker Merc. Co., Sept. 18, 1916
at 1 p. m. and duly recorded at
Book No. 1 of A. of Inc. page 159.
Records of Apache County, Ari
Ethel Greer, County Recorder.
Navajo County Road Bond
Monday afternoon, by previous
appointment, the supervisors met
and conferred with a committee
of Holbrook citizens in reference
to the bond election advertised
for the 20th of this month. The
committee requested that the
election be postponed until citi
zens from different parts of the
county could meet together and
agree, upon a different apportion
ment of the money proposed to
be raised by the bond issue. The
apportionment made by the su
pervisors, and provided for in the
call for the election, does not
seem to suit some people in the
various districts in the county.
Notwithstanding the fact that
the apportionment made by the
supervisors is identical with that
suggested by the commission se
lected by the supervisors nearly
a year ago to determine the
amount of money needed on each
road, the supervisors gracefully
acceeded to the request of the
Holbrook committee. The elec
tion was ordered postponed. Hol
Chamberlain's Cough Remedy a Favorite
J. L. Easley, Macon, 111,, in
speaking of Chamberlain's Cough
Remedy says, "During the past
fifteen years it has been my sis
ter's favorite medicine for colds
on the lungs. I myself have tak
en it a number of times when suf
fering with a cold and it always
relieved me promptly. Adv.
?360, Coupelet $505
C0TLER RANCH k IICkD
SOLD fOR CASH
Arizona Senator Disposes of Fine
Property to Two Capitalists
for Stated Price of Quar
ter Mill. on.
Pay a quarter of a million dol
lars, John C. Corcoran has pur
chased of Senator Fred T. Colter,
the great Colter ranch near
Springerville. Associated with
Mr. Corcoran in the purchase is
Arthur W Goodfellow, Mr, Cor
coran has large ranch interests
in Colorado while Mr, Goodfellow
was formerly of Fresno and, it is
understood, will have active
charge of the property just pur
chased. Both aie capitalists, as
this large purchase indicates,
Senator Colter is a member of
the present Arizona state senate
and is well known throughout this
state and, in fact, among cattle
men all over the west, His fine
herds of Herefords go with the
The property sold is well water
ed by the Little Colorado river,
The property adjoins the White
Mountain forest reserve, and is
one of the few remaining large
holding carrying grazing privi
leges on the government range,
The ranch has large stretches of
level grazing land with cedar
brakes that form protection for
cattle in winter, The winter
range has an elevation of 7000
feet and the summer range 9000
feet, The sale includes 5000 head
of pure bred Hereford, and be
tween 200 and 300 head of horses,
The new outfit will be known as
the Cross Bar Cattle company,
and it is proposed to increase the
herd to over ten thousand,
John Becker, of Belen, and
Gustav Becker, Springerville
Arizona, were here Saturday and
Sunday looking after business in
terests. These gentlemen are
stockholders and directors in the
Becker-Mactavish Company and
also the Bank of Magdalena.
Ford Motor Company
Their Unwasing Work Keeps Us Strong
All the blood in the body passes
through the kidneys once every
three minutes. The kidneys filter
the blood. They work night and
day. When healthy they remove
about 500 grains of impure mat-,
ter daily, when unhealthy some
part of this impure matter is left
in the blood. This brings on
many diseases and symptoms
which vary widely but may in
clude pain in the back, headache,
nervousness, hot, dry skin, rheu
matic pains, gout, gravel, disor
ders of the eyesight and hearing,
dizziness, irregular heart, debili
ty, drowsiness, dropsy, deposits
in the urine, etc. But if you keep
the filters right the danger is ov
icome. Dean's Kidney Pills have
proven an effective kidney medi
cine. W. Lancaster, railroad, brake
man, ,330 E. Nineteenth St., Tuc
son, Ariz., says: ''A great many
railroad men have kidney trouble,
owing to the jarring of the train.
I was no exception. My back
hurt so badly it nearly killed me
and my kidneys became disorder
ed. Doan's Kidney- Pills sqon
brought me relief and rid me of
the trouble. 50c. at all dealers.
Foster-Milburn Co., Mfgrs., Bufr
falo. N. Y. Adv
Eli PerKins Hears of
Death of Brother.
H.H. Perkins, formerly of this
city and of Crown King, died
Monday afternoon at Ray, accord
ing to a telegram received by his
brother, EliS. Perkins, of Crown
King, who left on the afternoon
train to be at his funeral.
The deceased was proprietor of
the general store at Crown King
some years ago, and was 43 years
old when his death came. The
store is now being operated by
Eli Perkins, who was formerly on
the Journal-Miner staff. H. H
Perkins was engaged in a com
mercial enterprise at Ray .Journal-Miner.