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TQJf, 4.P.S9EVVAN.
MORTON & SIitWMAN
Adyertising rates tnAae znown on
Application,
Frida r, May 7, 1«97.
The Greeks have been unable lo
furnish amusement to the Turk.
The Phoenix city election took
place Tuesday. The Republicans
carried off most of the oTee.
Under the laws of Arizona the
adulteration of food, drugs and
liquors is a misdemeanor, punish
able by a tine S3OO or six montns
imprisonment in the county jail, or
both. N
Fifteen headers are being oiled
up. ready to work in the grain
fields of Mesa this hurvest. Five
large steam threshers will also
work. The Mesa takes rank now
the largest grain and alfalfa
section iu the territory.
Musa >s steadily coming to the
front as a shipping point. Two
hundred and oue cars of stock and
produce were shipped from litre
during the month of April. Thirty
eight cars of merchandise was re
ceived during the same period.
Our old friend Rogers, of the
Prescott Courier, only got third
prize in au ugly rnau's contest a
few days ago. The first prize was
a 21-meal tinket at Hotel Burke
End Rogers lost it. There must
have been a conspiracy against him.
The new A O. U. W. building
At Tucson is to be ninety by ninoty
feet, three stories high. It will be
constructed of bi ick and Flagstaff
sandstone and will cost about
$30,000. The block will be erected
bn Congress street opposite the
postotfice.
XfffL -Silver Belt expresses the
b*!ief that the object of the Old
Pominion Company in shutting
the works at Globe is to
ooeree President Garland of the G.
V, G. <fc N. railroad to extend the
link to the great copper carup. It
is predicted that operations will
not be resumed for probably six
pionths.
The Globe Silver Belt, says
Col. Leo Crandall is in receipt of a
letter from President Wiu. Gar
land, of the Gila Valley, Globe «fc
Northern Railway Company, dated
Los Angeles, April 10th, stating
that the company expected to le
In a position within a month or six
weeks to extend the railroad, and
exyressing the belief that they can
build to Globe in four months from
the time construction is begun.
The engineering has all been com
pleted, and Mr, Garland is confi
dent that the right of way across
the reservation will be arranged
very soon, This is the first au
thentic and dpfinite news that has
been received in regard to the ex
tension of the G. V: G, <fc Jf. rad -
road, and is received here with
much satisfaction,
THE A. <fc P. SOLD,
The Atlantic & Pacific railroad
was sold on May 3rd at Gallup,
New Mexico, under foreclosure of
mortgage, the purchaser being the
Jianta Fe Railroad Co., and the
price paid was 812,000,000.
By this purchase, the Santa Fe
pbtaiqs a continuous line of road
from Chicago to the Pacific Coast.
Several important phanges are an
nounced to take place uuder the
new regime. Among those most
talk* d of, and which seem assured
• iur fj . U. i>«-vm, who sec
onded H . K. Wade ns manager of
the Southern California road, w ill
have the A. & P. system added to
his management, and his jurisdic *
tion will extend from Albuquerque
to San Diego, including all of the
Southern California system. Arthur
G. Wells, now general superin
tendent of the A. & P., will have
the Southern California system
added to the general superinten
dency.
W. E. Walsh will lie general
auditor, and J. J. Byrne will be
general freight and passenger agent
•md the general offices will, be
located at Los Angeles,
Williams and Peach Springs will
be abandoned as division points,
and a new division terminus will

be established at Seligman.
Court Perry,at present a division
snperintendent of the A. <k P., will
have his division extended to em
brace the toad between Albuquerque
and Seligman, and John Denair
will be division superintendent
from Seligman to Mohave, and W.
B. Bcamer will have charge of the
Southern California as division
superintendent.
The company, jt is announced,
also contemplate putting in three
water storage reservoirs in three
waUr storage reservoirs in the
vicinity of Ash Fork, in order to
save the expense of the water haul
to that, point.
Santa Fe, Pimott & Plioenix
AND
Atelisijf MM Ft
RAILROADS
The Shortest
and Quickest Line
ANTA FE, RKBCOTT & PHOFNIX R.R
TIME TABLE
(Mountain Time ia Standard Tiiua)
Leave Phoenix, north bound, at 7 SO a in and
d 7 SO pm
Arrive at Preacott, north bound, at 4 25 p m
and 2 20 a m.
Arrive at Aah Fork, northbound, at 5 SO p m
a 45 a m
Aah Fork,southbound 7 SO pm and 7am
eave Preacott, south bound, 10 65 pm and
1 (5 a m.
Arrive at Phoenix, south bound, at 7 00 a m
and opm
Dining station at Skull Valley. Connections
made at Jerome Ju c ion.
Connecting at Preacott with stage lines for
all principal mining camps, at Congress Junc
tion with Congress Gold Co R R for Congress
and stage I nca for Herqua Hala Stution and
Yarne.l. At Phoenix with MA P R 11 for all
poii.t* on the S P System, also with S It V K R
GKO. M.SARGENT, G.l J A,
FM MURPHY, Preacott, AT
Pres, k Genl A(gr, Freshet:. R E WELLi,
K W GILL ETC, Asat Genl Hgr. Thoeux
Genl Agent, Phoenix, Arisena
REPORT OF THE CONDITION
OF THE
Mesa City Ba,nk
At Mess, in the Territory of Arizona
at the close of business December
26, 1896.
RESOURCES.
Loans and Discounts, Ices due troin
Directors $13,402 14
Due Jfroui Directors 9iS 82
Overdrafts 1,112 49
Due from Trust Companies, State and
National banks 1,107 20
Banking House, furniture and fixtures 2,887 76
Other Real Estate 6,000 00
Stock, Securities, Etc . ~, 4,434 84
Current Expenses and i'axe- Paid— 1,062 70
Specie 1,420 00
Legal Tender and National Bank notes 1,128 00
Exchanges for Clearings 3111
Total .$34,165 11
LIABILITI ES,
Capital Stock paid in $20,400 00
Undivided Profits 1,284 80
Individual Deposits subject to check 11,394 40
Time Certificates of Deposit 1,085
Total $14,105 11
Territory of Arizona, County of Maricopa | as
I, E \V Wilbur, cashier of the above named
bank, do solemnly swear that the above state
ment is true to the best of my knowledge and
belief. E \V WILBUR Caslaer.
Subscribed and sworn to before me this 28th
day of December, 1897
T E Pombkoy, Notary public.
Correct— Attest
\Ym Cukisxt,
C W Ckoutb,
K W Wibßim
Directors,
A SURPRISE TO ALL
. • v •
1 * * x t
Are the Great Bargains Offered by Us
■- - -
.l. v * \ - vi
Saturday anil Monday, April 24tli awl 26th Trim Co as follows:
Ladies Cream Colored Cotton Ribbed Vests, Surprise Price, 2 I 2e. each
Ladies Jersey Ribbed Vests, tape finish. Surprise Price, 7 l-2e. each
Ladies Jersey Kibbed Vests, in pink and blue, Surprise Price, 12 f-’Jc. each
Misses Black Hose, Derby Ribbed, ali sizes, Surprise Price ’ repair v
Mens Half Hose> ribbed ,op, Surprise Price, 4c pair. .. /•
Muslin aud Sheeting at Mill Prices. All Goods at Surprise Pricks.
ALKIRE CO.,
IB S. Cente 1 ’ —J and SE. Washington St. EJargaiJ Giv«ri
T Htt
The Atlantic & Pacific
kaillkoad
TIME TABLE.
Train* for California lea- e Ash Pork «60
and 7*o p in. arriving in Los Angeles next
afternoon at l 40, and San Francisco second
morning at 10 4'.. Train for the East leaw
Aib Pork at 625 a m ‘ . ,
Santa Fe Route Train No 4 (Poet Limited
Flyer) passe* Ash Pork for the East at Sam
Saturday and Wednesday.
The Atlantic A Pacific i* the Great Middle
Route across the American Continent.
In connection with the railways of the Ssp
Fe Route.
Liberal Managemc
Superior Facilities
Picturesque Scenery
Excellent Accomodations
The Grand Canyon of the Colorado, the mas
sublime of nature’s work on the Earth, inde*
cribable, can easily be reached via Flagstaff.
Williams or Peach Springs on this rood. To
the Natural Bridge of Arizona and M< ntexuma
Well you can Journey most directly by this line
Observe the Ancient Indian Civilization of La
guna. or of Aconia. “The City of the Sky.’
Visit the Petrified Forest near Carrixo. See
and marvel at the freak of Canon Diablo. Take
»hunting trip in the magnificent pine forests
of the San Francisco Mountains. Find interest
in the ruins of the prehistoric Cave and Cliff
Dwellers. View the longest Cantilever bridge
in America across the Colorado River
DON A. SWEET
Gon'l Passenger Agent,
Albuquerque, N. M
DESERT LAND, FINAL PROOF. —NOTICE
FOR PUBLICATION.
United States Land Office, Tucson, |
Arizona, April 23, 1897. |
| Notice is hereby given that Vic F. Harmon,
of Tempe, Marieopa County, Arizona, has filed
notice of intention to make proof on her deseit
I land claim No 2045, for the Si Sec 10, Tp 1 S,
R 5 E, G S it M, before the Clerk of the
District Court, at Phoenix, Arizona, on Tues
day, the 20th day of July, 1897.
She names the following witnesses to prove
the complete irrigation and reclamation of said
land George Drew, of Mesa, Arizona, Ircd C
Wiclcs. of Mesa, Arizona, Thomas Anderson, of
Mesa. Arizona, and EHing Olsen, of Tempe,
Arizona.
Kros.sr. J TRirrEL,
First pub Apr 30 Register
Vs. D.MORI’ON. A. P.S lIKWMAN.
liTOS k SHEWN
Attorney s-at-Law.
Me City, • Arizona.
Wiip ctiee in allthe Cour of iheTerritor
overti <i, land business specialty. Col
ofcio i promptly made. City Attorney
otary üblio in office. epositions taken an
iii j applied for.
Office—Arlington Bloc Citj
WEBSTER STREET. C. M. FRAZIE
QTREET k FRAZIER, LAW-
Rooms 7 and 8, Flcm
ng Blosk, Phoenix, Arizona.
JEWISH lACIIRKS
AX
ONE-HALF IHK REGULAR
PRICED
• Iso Furniture and }<a' y CtniaM. A
ot> West Washington Mtrcel.
P M. pond.
W. A. BUM ON,
CONTRACTOR
-and-
BUILDER.
Estimaces Furnished on Short
Notice.
MESA, - Ar
r ;
l -
WM. PASSEY,
U NDERTAKEtt.
—rt—
Undertaker’s supplies. Imp’ted
'.toffins and caskets always on hand
Coffins made to order on short
notice.
Furniture repaired and job work
done at live and let live prices. !
'* . I
WM PASSEY,
Ne t oor to Mesa City Bank i
MESA
Feed & Livery stable
P. METS, Proprietor
MESA, FLORENCE k GLOBE
STAGE LINE.
Three nips a week. No night
travel. Stages stop over night at
Riverside Stages leave Mesa
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Satur
days at 5 a in, and arrives at Globe
at 6 the followingday. Returning
leaves Globe at, a in on Tuesdays,
Thursdays and Saturdays, and
arrives in Mesa the following cjay
at 6 pm. C C Hocket, I’roy’r.
Johnson Bros, agents at Mesa;
Louis Sultan, agent at Globe; D C
Stevens, agpnt at Florence. L W
Coilins, ugfcnt at Phoenix
J. K DRANK.
Physician and Surgeon
Office : Over Barnett's Drug
►Store, Main Street, Mwa City.
BUY THE
WEBER
WEBER
WEBER WEBER
| THE
[ king of wagons
i -
j *
Best Waiiii for Less Money than any p!uss
• ■ ' -</.• ,’h
else in Arizona.
I ABELL & WILBUR.
j —— ■■ " —■— - -r - ■ 1— --i
| General Hardware ;
! '
Also Builders’ Hardware, Tinware, and Gramtf
Ware. Genuine Gliddeh Wire and Nails at 45<L pm
lb. Agents for Canton Clipper Plows and Mitchel
Wagons.
Miners’ Supplies complete. Paints and Oil*.
Hu nsaker & Staplej
FOR
Choice Meats
Slcillfixllsr exit,
GO TO THK
Central Meat Market
Gray’s Old Stand
-—o
Chickens dressed to order. Will also hand'e 4 ,
esh Fish end Oysters.
Terms Cash. Silver . preferred.
D. H KLEINMAN BROS

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