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Thi Wimr Tombstone Epitaph
published efery Sunday, will gire al!
the nens nd will be sent to any ad
dress tor
Four Month For 91
Some Remarkable Information Revealed
by the Last Great Register of
Cochise Oldest Elector
Former Tombstoner
The Great Register o! Cochise coun
ty wbleb was recently completed by
Coanty Recorder Owen E Murpby,
and opon which are enrolled the elec
tors ot this politic! sub-division,
does indeed reveal some very intertst
tog data, besides being a very ueelul
record tor luture reference
The register shows tbst at the close
ot registration, there were upon the
rolls a to'al number ot 5634 electors.
Biabee ranking, first ith 1,635; Dong
las second with 1,149. and Lowell
tbird with 669, ont of 41 judicial pre
cincts. When the great register of 191? is
compared with that of 1908, the me
hows a total of 910 naturalized citi
rene, or a sain of 71 ovr the last reg
istration, Bis bee having 351 registered
aad Douglas comlog second with 148.
The 1912 register further reveals
the laet that there were in the neigb
borbood of 300 electors who bad with
in the pest two years reached the aje
ol majority, tban appeared upou the
register ot 1908.
Thelollowingdata of the last great
register will prove of much interest:
The Cochise County Returns Tabu
lated With But Four Small
Precincts to be Heard From
The following is a tabulation of the election returns
the exception of four small precincts:
Precinct Wilson Taft Rooselklt
Tombstone 95
Hereford 16 1..
JBisbee 476 103 .
Douglas 481 .61 .
Naco 28 4
Fairbank 9 2 ,
St David 15 1
Johnson ..
- 9-
. 1
Cochise 2o .
San Simon 38
Pearce i9
Paradise , 18
Warren 43
Dragoon . 15
El Dorado 4 3
Courtland 39 12
Servoss 22 1
Dos Cabezas 27 6
Pirtleville 68 16.
Lowell - 202 27
Willcox 94 31
Bowie 29 7
Light 27 2
jusK .- 33 9
Whitewater 25 4
Carr Canyon lo 1.
Gleeson 39 . 5
The precincts to be heard from are: West Huachuca, Turner,
Marble and Wilgus,
Tbe oldeet elector to cast bis ballot
at tbe recent election is Nicholas
Uuniaker of Pirtleville; aged 87
Tbe oldest naturalized citizens of
the county are E W Sinclair of Lowell
former'y of Tombstone aged 82 and
naturalized in Sioux City, Iowa, Sept.
'24. 1857. He is a native nf Sella a
and an engineer by occupation. Sec
ond oldest is James Garrett olGIeern
aged 78 years and naturalized in Ssc
rsmento 01, in October 1859; while
the third oldest (lector is Frederick
Ktockow of Tombstone, a native ct
Germany, and naturalized in Jo Davis
county. III, Aug 24, I860 .
The oldest and tallest negro voter
in the county is Simon P Franklin ol
Courtland. a farmer. He is 70 years
of age and C feet high.
Toe heaviest man in tbe county is
W S Campbell of Courtltnd, wbo
weiebt 275 pounds.
Tbe tallest native born Arizonan Is
Jolm Valenzuela, of Hereford. He is
6 test fire iucbee tall and weight ISO
Tbe oldeet ectlvety engaged minsr
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ie Thoi McKinney of Liiell, who is
71 ye -re of age.
Tbe oldest native born Arizoaao ot
Mexican parents is E D Seene aged
SI years a r-s-Jent of Benson.
John Nelson of Lowell is tbe tallest
miner on record, beinp G feel 4 inches
tall, weight 210 pounds.
The oldett naturalized citizen ol
Mexico by reason ot tbe Gadsden Treaty
is Jose M Robles, aged 70 and engag
ed in the stock raising business al
W K York of Lowell is the tallest
I cowpuncber riding tbe range in Co
chise county, he being 6 feet 1 iocb
Tbe lightest meu in tbe county are
Patrick O'Haga, a naturalized citizen
a resident of Benson, weighing but
93 pounds, a farmer by occupation; (J
E Pratt of Tumbstone, a painter,
weighing 100 pounds 5 feet ti inches
tall; while the third lightest man
is Ed Lemons, a cattleman o San
Simon, who also tips tbe scales at ICO
The smallest man on record is W T
Morgan ol Cochise, who is tut 5 feet
Charles F Link of Douglas, employ
ed t Calumet & Arizona smelter as
motorman, is tbe tallest man in tbe
county being 6 feel 6 inohes tall,
weight 210 pounds; while the sec
ond tallest man is Paul Forschile of
Pirtleville, native of Germany. He
is 6 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 230
Sunday In
Tombstone Churches
No morniog services.
Sunday School at 10 a m.
Beuediction at 7.30 p in.
All are cordially invHed
Rev. Father Makx ,
to attend
Sunday School 10:00 a. m.
Epwortb League 7 p. to.
All are invited.
Tbevob Obtos, Pastor.
Sunday School -10 a. n
Reeves, Supt.
Preaching 11 a in. Topic: "Chan
nets of Power."
Preaching 7:30 p m. Topic
Spokes In tbe Wheel."
Christian Endeavor at 7:00 p. m,
Everybody is cordially invited
attend these services.
Rrr. H.A. DscX, Pastor.
How's This 7
We offer One Hundred uollars Re
ward for any case of Catarrh that
F J. Oanrr A Co., Toledo, O.
We the undersigned, have known
f . J. Cheney for the last 15 yean, and
elieve him perfectly honorable in all
usiness transactions and financially
eb!- 10 carry out any obligations mad
bv ria firm.
WalDlKO, Emus i. Mabvut,
Wholesale Druggists, Toledo, O.
Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken inter
tally, acting directly upoj tbe bloed
and mucous surface of She system.
Testimonials sent free. Price 76 cent
per bottle. 80W h all dnccista.
suruiox ooout
Jodg in Bait 146 Gertrude Arias
Dr , 0 Ansa Cr, divorce. '
Salt No 218. 8 H Bryant vs Mary
Bryant; divorce.
Bait No 319. Frank Pieone vs An-
tenia Pieone; divorce.
Est Elena Korpp; order eonfirmiof
1 sale real estate.
Tombstone Town
Topics Tersely Told
Visitors to City; Local and
Personal Items of Interest
En ' Burametfield, the popular
proprietoi ot Arcade saloon, is con
fined to bis bed with illness. His
friends h)pe for an early recovery,
Wm Johnson was an outgoing pas
senger for Bisbee today.
Wm. Pearce of tbe Tombstone
Cigar Store was an outgoing passen
ger today for California and other
coast points.
Rev.Ms-x of the local Catholin
church went to Benson today where
be will condnct services tomorrow.
Chafin Would Make
it Unanimous
Eugene W Cbsfin sent tbe follow
ing telegram to Governor Woodrow
Wilson yesterday:
Tucson, Arizona, Nov 6, 1912.
Hon Woodrow Wilson ,
Sea Girt, X. J.
Congratulations. ..I move that it
be mde unanimous.
Euoeke W. Cmnx.
This shows that Mr Chafin believed
it when he said Woodrow Wilson
would be tbe next president, and also
shows that he bears no ill feeling to
ward hie succersful rival.
Chamberlain's L'ougn Remef
Newsy Notes From All Over Arizona
Carefully Condensed for The
Prospector Readers
In sn opinion writtsn by Commis
sioner FA Jones and concurred in by
the other members, tbe corporation
commission condemns tbe transfer
and switching charge made by the
Ray & Gila Valley railroad and ordits
that on or before November 20, the
charge be abolished,
C C Dallas, night yard master ot
the Arizona Eastern at Globe, was
aroused from sleep Monday to find bia
room filled with smoke and flames
roaring in bis face. He grabbedjwbat
wearing apparel be could and ran to
the door, reaching the ouUide of tbe
cottage just as lbs flames bit bis
An automobile driven by A A Fer
guson , of Douglas, with whom was
Editor Woods ol tbe 'Douglas Inter
national and John Seip, city editor,
crashed into a carpenter abop in Lo
well Monday. Fortnoately none of
the occupants of tbe car were seriously
hurt. Tbe automobile was smashed
to pieces and tbe front of tbe carpen
ter shop demolished.
John Brady at Min Villey was tbe
vletim of tbe most unusual case of
dementia a few days ago, Tbe man
was round in a room in wbicb every
thing bad been demolished, tbe stove
pipe taken down, tbe dishes smashed.
tbe mattress was torn to eared and
the man was discovered eraeebfof
behind tbe bed with a box ova bis
bead in a nn4a eoadltioo. His
fast were eat and bia, body a masa o'
bruiser, showing that be bsd wander
ed fraas the boost aad lato tba rock..
He diss shortly after baiM diewvaf
tt '
Tne Arizona conference of Congre
gational Churches meets in the; local
cburcb Nov 13-15, further notice, in
c'udlng program, of which will appear
in these columns later.
Mrs J G Hutchinson, mother of
Deputy Recorder Hutchinson, arrived
yesterday from Seattle, Wasblngtoo,
ad will visit with her son and wife
fur a fortnight.
' There is no office within the ap-p-in
ive power of President-elect
Wilson wbicb I am seeking, or which
I would accept."
This, in brief, is tbe position ol
Eugene S Ives, delegate to the Balti
more convention, in a statement au
thorized by him Friday.
(iRcalled at the Tombstone Pottofffce
For the Past Week
The following is a net ot letters rt
maining in the general deliver) at tbe
tombstone poitoffice for tbe woes
ending November 9. 1912.
Refugio Campas Nancy Cook
Ramon Lopez Mrs Leo Meredith
Yner Yrneo
When calling tor above letters, sat
advertised,' giving date of adver
tisement- A tee ot lc will be collect
ed on each letter that Is delivered.
Vaasnu D Csable
R M Martin, president of the Cl
max Mining company, arrived in
Prescotta few days ago from Los
Angeles. He is investigating tbe
condition of tbe roads, and if possible,
to make arrangements to sbrp two
carloads of material from Los Angeles
to bis mining camp.
Tbe Seventh Day Adventist camp
meeting closed Sunday night in Phoe
nix, and those wbo bad been attend
ing, departed lor their various homes.
The leaders say tbat while the it
tendance was small there has been a
marked interest in the meetings.
Frank Young, tbe color! porter at
the 8el Murte bo til in Prescott in
stituted damage prooecdioes Friday
against Ri-; aioa Fielding, ol the Lob
in Co for alleged injuries received
wben Fielding bit him with an auto
mobile and seriously injured bim.
Young was riding a bicycle when be
was hit by the machine. He wants
$1,000 as a balm for bis injuries and
mental disturbance.
J W Casperson, who recently got
into trouble in Tucson by passing
worthless checks is again in Prescott
It would seem tbat Casperson was
merely careless io managing b's funds
and tbat be did nut know tbat be bad
no money in tbe bank when be drew
tba checks.
Judge Sloan baa sentenced 110 de
fendants in a month in tbe United
Btatea eeart, A number of these
will be taken to Atlanta soon by
United Htates Marshal Overtook.
An a Tmv auaaay
notbv'SMrmawPmiCTrtankiaasyraf Sam
tm. a S-WAr- -ox aiwirr
Congress, Imperial and Christmas
Groups Sold to Guggenheims-
T. C. M. Co. Will Profit
By Transfer
Negotiations for tbe sale of.tbe Con
gress, Imperii! and Christmas mine,
the three largest properties owned by
tbe Development Company ot Ameri.
ca, to the Guggenheim interests, have
been practically completed. Several
million dollars are involved in the
deal which has been promoted by K
0 Earle, formerly manager of the El
Paso smelter, h Guggenheim plant.
Frank M Murphy, president of the
Development Compkny.Mr Earle. and
a large psrtyotGuggenheim associates
are now at (Jbriatmsi, nh're they
Second Earthquake in This Vicinity
This Week Recorded at Arizona
Seismograph Station
A second earthquake, farther dis
tant tban tbe one reported Thursday
wB registered by the seiemtigraph at
the United States Magnetic observa
tory at Tucson between 9 and 11
o'clock Thursday. Tbe fitet quale
oieurred Thursday morning shortly
after midnight.
The two are in no way related, tor
are they in tbe same vicinity, where-
How Times Have Changed in Ari-
zona-An Apache Indian Fair
and Progress of Poor Lo on the
Ihe Indian Fair at San Carlos is
attracting large crowds and is proving
a buge success in every nay.
Cbarley Alexander wbo returned
from that point yesterday epeakiDg of
tbe exhibition said:
"The Fair is great. They have the
Fert Apache Indian band down tbere,
a base! all game every day and tbere
is something doing every minute I
saw a seven ponod turnip crown by
Court Matters Passed Upon Yesterday-Several
Divorce Cases
Tbe following court matters wrre.
disposed of by Judge Sutter yesterday
in tbe superior court:
Juanita Nash vs Byron Nash, leave
granted to amend complant by adding
prayer for restorstion of maiden
Rosanna Nicholson vs J B Nichol
son, judgment for plaintiff.
C W Hicks. Tressurer vs S K Wil
liams et al, judgment for plaintiff.
Marion Wallace vs Wm Wallace,
rlgmentfor plaintiff.
Bank of Douglas vs Kline, con-
$3 peb rtia
Is published every Sunday, and con
tains all the news ot the week as it
appears in The Daily Peobplctob-
? SubccibB Now
NO 92
will male 1 complete examination of
that property.
Reports of this deal have been cur
rent in Tombstone for several months
aud its importance, besides being tbe
largest mining deal in tbe state, is
believed will have a direct bearing on
the Tombstone Consolidated company
mires cwned by the eame company
and iil hasten definite plans here,
The news is haled with delight here
and gives renewed hope of early re
sumption in the Tombstone d strict.
ever tbat
is , says the observatory
Ten dollara a aaj easily nude by
local agent. Write for full informa
tion at once. Arizona Sales Agency.
Phoenix, Arizona. Ml
For Paie Combined writing desk
and book case, also two parlor chairs.
Inquire C G Johnson, Fremont street,
near Fourth
the Indians and other products in
proportion. They are going to have
an Indian Conference, wt.h dances.
They have baskets on exhibition, bead
work, oil relics and Indian trinkets of
every description. The Indian girls
have some cakes down tbere tbat
they baked themselves that were
'just like mother used to make.' They
are taught cooking at the schools. I
wouldn't have missed it for any
thing." t nned to 25tb.
Henry Pfaff vs Pittsburg and Sui
perior, continued to 25th.
Quarles v Parker, continued to 22,
L J Overlook vs A M Toms, judg
ment for plaintiff.
Womock and Brown vs A Ander
son, judgment for plaintiffs.
Case against Tom Cailagban dis
missed. educate Toar Dowitt With Caicarcta.
Crxl Cubirtlc, core cormlrattoa foreTer
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