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The Tombstone Epitaph Published Every Sunday Morning Gives all the news of the counn. t:ite and general, a n il in o r ospeeiallv events .mil hapiK'iiiii'.'S of intt le.-t to the people of Tombstone and Cochise count v. .he Tombstone' Eoitaph Subscription Bates ,r (Epitaph One Year $2.50 1.25 Sik Months Simile Copies 1 .05 Addicss: The Tombstone Epitaph Tombstone, Arizona. THE PIONEER.MEVVSRAPER lOF COCHISE COUNTY' VOLi'ME XXXXV TOMBSTONE. COCHISE COUNTY. ARIZONA. SUNDAY. DECEMBER .51, 3922 NIWIBEK 31 ftombstonK Lj'SBrZEiumEmb ALMOST MILLION in nnninnr nn in uuuniDC uu. VAULTS IS SHOWN iriimrv illed b Superintendent Wm Th r , jli . t a ji llio'i UiJar- in ilsun to investigate ami render a e vaults o' ( im li - t.uin'v at the iWcision on the respnnslbillt.v fur the use of Hit- cai s liisino- -cirti luaJoii collision between fain No S to fit annual nport of ( ount lit" t'as-j'xiHiitd ami westbound spe riasurer i.av C 'Uilih. filed with nal freight, last night Issued .1 state ee C ulnsc lounty Hoard of super merit placing the full repou-lbIlit sois todav, ,7ie rejmrl also showing for the wreck on 11 1! Pagett. tnci at ilti-ing the ear Just clo-xl near- neer nf the freight train. The board three million dollar ha been re- declared in Its findings that Pagett -Ived through the oSlce. while ills hail erred in Judgement in not rpplv m-ements fur the tar amounted to l"g lns brakes at .1 pulildtnt distance ejrlv three millions and throe qua"-' from the point where he eLould have rs dollars, tho total to account for taken the siilinc with tho result that iring the ear being in exact fig t!n heavj freight train e-ould not ! "es J" .7s.04 11, according to tli-r- brosght under control in time to ore rt wlilih shows in recapitulatio-i. ,xtnt an accident. Recapitulation. The Jioard wts made up of V ...lanie Jan 1. 1H22 $ 73.777 23 Turner division engineer; O 11 .eceirts for ear V22 2.S0).s7O SS .Sclioenke. master mechanic in this otal to account for J3, 7s.01s 11 ,(Jtj, anil "William Wilson, snperimen )islmr-ements for r. '-'2 2 772.US1 21 j dent of the Tucson division, who -al. close of business Dee 'served as chairman of tho 1 oard The ISth. li22 $ ImCwCG.SSitno members of the lioanl who are Taxis collected for state and coun-jmn connected with the railroad were , hlchway bond aril interest, cltrJAmo-e C Quit, a retired locomotive axes of l!ibe. Douslas. Tombstone .ciiglnctr formerh with the New York nd Willcox, special, common and! Central lines, and G.-OTSQ 15. IMirvcs " ish school levies and maintenance, a local ministo- ,oll tax. road tai, water ubers' asso-' T,fi ,Ksr(, PS,miu0)i alI mHnb,ra latlon 'volunteer fire departments mounttd to J2.302,"9t 20. while col 3':tIons bv County Assessor Geo I Henshaw paid into the treasurer's of - ce were $40.197 24 Fees and re eipts from all other sources indud- ut. jum. coiui, auu oiutr ,., inee-s orms uie reetipis up 10 me ,rand total of J.S4,S70 S. Dis- urstments eoverlni; all funds, Kener- road, salarv, bond and interes lii;ol law librarj. fire deiartments make up th total of S2.772 0S1 Th s is the final report of Mr Velch, who leaves the office on Jan arv lt. to be (succeeded bv M C Iankins, prt-cnt clerk of the board ' supervisors CURLEE GAINING FAVOR NOW FOR SPEAKER HOUSE DOl'CLA?. Dee 29 Arthur Curlee iember of the Sixth legislature from Douglas, Is running for the speaker ship of the house, and, according to report from Phoenix this morning. J jas a splendid chance of winning. Curlee stated that he had Just re turned from a trip through Yavapai county and had enlisted the support of the entire delegation in that dis trict. This afternoon he -will leave , for Olobe, wnere he also hopes to I secure the patronage of the Olla j county delegation. ESCAPED CONVICT SAWS WAY OUT OF DOUGLAS PRISON DOUGLAS. Ariz, Dec. 29. Albert E. Caldwell, escaped convict from lavenworth, recaptured by the local police Thursday, sawed his way out of the city jail tonight and is once more a free man. It Is believed that ie headed straight for the line and 1s now in Agua Piieta, Sonora, where his recapture and return will be an vasr matter for connty authorities to morrow, police say. Caldwell was sentenced to serve eight years in Leavenworth for an assault on a Cenman girl while the American troops were on the Rhine 'o 1918. He had served -four yean of his time when Tie made his escape November 29, according to the story lie told the police. Only one other prisoner, a man held for vagrancy, made his escape from the Jail through bars sawed by CaMwelL z Held Responsible By Inquiry Board lllMi.N D.i i hxtend.i.g uur ti whole of Thursilav tic board of )Cf the two traincrews, such witness 3 to tho wred. as could be located ml late esterday mornins visited ., scenP of thp crash where conai.,worl ,)M,B tlons were Inv.st,pated It was latej,Jru 00 jestenlaj afternoon, however, before, 3 u.0rt was Issued by the board and ticn(.d r! lna, Judgment In the Case 4 SHtRIFF-ELECI ANNOUKGES KIS NEW DEPUTIES , Sht riff Kl tl Janus F McDonald V the govt mmt nt. in testing all ix ivcsterdav announced the list of the'posves Uied in the gaseous mines force of dfDUtles and iailtrs tnati,,' .lmt .iinn Ti.n iiu1crs u'ii in this stction extent bv the min I will hold office under him when he.tisted bv Mr Howell both as to 1 (reassumes the duties of sheriff on i I Morula Follow inK are McDonald's appoint nients George Iloark of Douglas, chief dtput Sam Doucher, Douglas ileputj. Walter Moms, motorcjcle deputy. William McDonald, Lowell deputy. I! W. Norton, IJIsbee deputy Sam Ha hurst, ranger deputy. lJob Tumniins. Tombstone deputy. Hud Kelly, McN'eal deputy. Jay Wilmouth, Douglas, Frank Mar ion, Iiisbee. and Hube Wells. Gleeson, will be jailers. George Davis will be night watchman at Lowell. I!. W. Norton, the Ulsbee deputy, is more popularly known as "Harney" Norton. For many jears he was chief of the Iiisbee fire department and has more recently been engaged in the fire insurance business here. Sheriff McDonald will have only one motorcycle deputy. Walter Morris who will cover both IJIsbee and Doug las districts, now patrolled by Billy Ryan and Vera La More, deputies un der Sheriff Hood. Sam Boucher, now Douglas deputy, was a deputy under McDonald when he was sheriff two years ago. ySam Hayhurst, ranger deputy, and Hud Kelly, McNeal deputy, are' also for mer county peace officers. George Roarfc, chief deputy or under sheriff . was formerly assistant county attor ney during the administration of that office by R. N. French. Roark was secretary of the Democratic County I The Spirit of 1923 1 Specialists Making Investigations Designed to Cut Down Risk to Mine Workers and to Trim Mine Expenses Tl CSON Dec nu T'.e iinpjrtanc.11 done bv tie I "ltl SUns'W' "Wnes in tht I.nes and Knsim-er Mlnes in the testins of ex ,wUPS and m safetv instruttloa mfzona ,nmcrs, , ,,UtusMli rec. ntlv bv K T (Ltrdner, who spec iali7es in satelv work for the IJureau. and who wai centlj transferred to Tucon f-ni Herkelev. California. . Mr Carilner to'ifiiied most of bis nmarks to the aclut vemnts of S. P. Ni' Detonators an.l Electric D-tnna Howell, an explosive specialist wit'i 'tors " and 'SeIctions of Kxplosives tl-- IiurHi of Mines, who was also'l'sid in Kngineering and Mining Op "in: l.en- reientl.v from Pittsburgh, eration " Mr (lard'ier explained Pa where he had charge of the tue-'th.u lie. lil'iibe'fv 1 tarring on the . . ....... . . . .. ., . , plosive testing laboratories consaeteil ' breaking abilltv and in the matter, o' safet, Mr. tlardner said ' Doth of these prominent engineers i iaie non stationed at the head-t I Star Drivers .Equipment for ; Practice for , i New Operations Phoenix Races '' Is Overhauled PHOKNIX. Dei 30 Itate drivers drivers of Phoenix and surrounding, points. haulinS steam shoveIs and VMtas. ore .... , .. .s ioars into condition in preparation for who will take part in the New dears' day speed events, will take their fin al practice spins today on the mile track at the state fair grounds. Sunday the track will be' closed and a coat of calcium applied. t .. 1 . Drivers will receive instructions i - . and have their cars registered at a L ejiJtt meeting this afternoon. Hoy Smith and L. M. Brusr,r . - caped injury Thursday when Smith's car sideswiped Burgy's as both were rounding a curve on the track. Each car lost a wheel In the smash. Central Committee during the' recede campaigns. '' 'j' William McDonald, new depuly'foV Lowell, is a well known mtnera' res!-' dent of Don Luis. Jay WUmotltbVSo'f, rt t . .1. t.i-ilvlL- ISVUKsMS. ITUsT l IUC WR JAUtZiS. U4M been a peace officer in BIsbee and Douglas for many years. He has more recently been a deputy United States marshal. arlers of t;t l nitid 'itis liartau inp biiilding at the Fniverslty o( Ari ' Air Ilowtll his j -soi late in thejI,u:"-u '"" """orrovv ,., juugo tTen ....;...i. .n.i .,r. rt ..,i,-.,i:'nliam in superior court todav s tj'ie- ...... -...- .- "- 1 , r-'ot is the author of a iminl tile author of a iimnher of 'important pamphlets .Sstied lij the 'riuiean l'robablv tin- two mont I:n 'pdrtant of these are Investigations '"t in work i'oiii cue irntcuai enu "Tliis vvoik in the field of t xplos ive has utver before bun carried I ......... ins tompanits." declared Mr. Can' ner 'The work of testing powders is now being conducted by tho Tiureau' at the Calumet Arizona, the Cop (Contlnred on Pge Two) HISJIfc-L, Dec 29 VNork of over- 'the'resumption of surface copper min ing on Sacramento Hill Is under way here by the Phelps Dodge corpora tion? A foree of carpenters is also, putting the finishing touches on the new concentrator that1 will handle the row grade?" or'es'shoeled from Sacra- mento Hill. Officials of the Phelps BuNigf- corporation-tieclare-the copper tWrp!ur Is 'back to -normal proportions foithe 'first ime in almost two-years. -So redaction will be made in the underground production with the r? sumpflon of mining on Sacramento Jllll, It was stated today. "Present plans call' for a continuation' of the pret'undefgruml'mlnmg1program.hh'eJ's"hoot, Greatlf to their surprise, "" December rnlrfe -prodnctfon, it walaBoiiBfei'ttday, wilf beJgreareV tor liny-'other5 montrf-thf -year.' :;ioik.al " r-ir-aa-s-j -.f j " ' --w BACK FRbWsSttBe3'T-Jj ' " A. N. Ewing, county jailer, return ed from BIsbee today where he spent a day with his family. I Three Airplanes Off On New Hunt For Missing Fliers SN niLIJO Cal l)ii 2'i Acti-' l'HOKMX. Dec -1 ileioninsenda- 011 .: fc lorn hope that h bivliis .if tlons that thanKs In made ill the 1 Colon 1 Franiis Marsh ill and Lieut l present dehnipient ta law, ( -peclall 1 Claries 1. Webber 1 -n s "e Do 'as to the toilet tlun of the tlelinr,ilen- timli'r 7 mav be fn'inil 1 'ther ui th'lties, and in the gasoline tax law vwre t5 solate fastnisaes of 110 .em S'oa 1 ra or alons the thor. nf the Oulf of California, thn anm ind navy planes left San Di-po totl.!,- tns viiya ti seari h fur Lieut V.' Vierh j-lauelinan of the committte ir whltli the two missing In rs Ie't S in Dier.ii for Fort Htiacniici. Am. M)d Li;st, Dei. 2' -Kvery minor or elm so far receivnl whkhmUht have led to the dlscoverv of the fate I ( oltuiel Francis ( Man hall and Lieutenant C L. Webber who dis rppianu iimr" loan t ...ks .1C0 while fljin? from Ma Ditpo. Calif t Fort Iliuchuca. Ariz, has been il.orous'ilv mvestipated without re suit und at the pros-em time the search for the mlssinir aviators ii 1 Arizona is at a standstill. Col A. J 1 McXab ijmiinandinz ofliier at Camp Stephen II Little, said tonlcht. "Thi does not mean that we have r.Aiii up lioi- of solving th mvs- terv ' (olonel McN'ab declared POSTPONE SENTENCE ON BANK EN'OEZZLER , Yl MA Ariz . Der 2' Passing of stntence of Alva K Smith, found cuiltv In a jurv last week of embcz Izlin? ?C0n of the funds of the Val- !le Dank of Parker. Ariz, was post-' .1 . I. . 1 . 1 & . - 1- V.1 v. '""'" "" d;I1 " a""""1 MOORE QUITS US CulfM i STATE LIYESTOCK BOARD I.H"(.LA. Dei "- Frank Moore returned vesterdaj afternoon from Phoenix, after spending several das in that citj and tendered his resigna tion to Governor elect G W. V Hunt as chairman of the livestock sanitarx board Cbarltj Mullen and J. M. Ilcbinson. of Globe, other members of tl'e board, also tendered their resig nations Mr. Moore has served on the board for five vears and during that time has made many trips to Phoenix to formulate and carry out plans n connection with his office. first as a member of the board and liter as its chairman WEEKLY NEWS LETTER JKHOMK. Ariz, Dec. 30. With the S10 drift on the $00 foot level ot the Verde Central nearly 150 feet into an ore body that Is steadily growing richer." preparations are being made to sink the shaft to the 1000 foot level without delay and explore the mine at that depth. " When' the strike was made on the S0O level, those in charge' of Verde Central development did not expect to 'find a body of ny consequence there. They knew that on the same contact, 'SOO feet above, there was no' Eomnlerclal ore, therefore the SOO must 'be somewhere near the apex of the mineralization persists. More than that, the ore 1s growing richer the' farther that 'contact between greenstone and 'quartz porphyry " is followed into the mountain. It' is now admitted that the ore probably continues along the contact indefin itely. Tax Commission Urges a Stronger Delinquent Law jiontnintd In the biennial report of the Arizona state tat cuinmlsiloii s.ib - 'I mittetl todav to Coventor Thomas II. Campbtll bv (.'lurid I! Howe chalr - t The report. In addition to the rec - ,otiimnidatlons, contain a report on the betttr fiurt of the dav, and 'vbi"i I the entire work of the commission Ul.e board wound up their work tins. ' durin,; the past two : ears Tabula 'afternoon, but verj few matters tlons show the tpei.dlturei of the went over until text month and n--xL commission during the past tvvojenrs vtar for the new- hoard to take j.er. 'and also the assesseil valuations of The new board will be computed of the slate 'two m'nbers of the prest-nt board Tl.s rccomi'-endat'O'i for a iMinje'l I! Hart, of IJouslas. beins; tho In the delluqu nt tax 1 ivv was made 'holdover. D A. dams,' of Dragoon. bv the commission in the stction de-'re-e!icted from lil district, vvhile I. voted to iMinnueat taxes The com (' V. Adams, of the'lrlshee district, Imisslon loints out thai' thu present v Hi In succeeded bv v'"l Johnson, Inw has ipparcntlv fallen down ' of liisbfe ' The present law, il.e commission fle- Approval of lio'nds, tax eccmptions. clares. provides for' the collection of d'sposai of lommtirrlcations'i and the." the bail! taxes hvr the'eountj' attorney leadinK and filint? or annuhVreports of tach connty, and'ilue to tho fact 'o' -various ofices took'up'nut of the that most of these olfitlals are cx-'iia's sdsion " '' optionally bu'y on accOnnt 6f the The new board will meet in Tomb- Immense amount of criminal work stone next Ti.eda"'when they wm Ipo'suis: thioiigh their hamls the col 1 'lection of hack taxes is of neeessitv. a seioiidiry matter with them and asifor contracts for supplies for the new . result an 'effort to collect them is made in but few of the counties of th- tsate The commission in its tcc - ommendation -does not offer anv spe- 1 rrtfi 111 Itl t n ls.h Afillfh.rfiArt n lrt. -- 1 - """"'" "' "' foI-'taxeS but -uggests that the law- be amended to take the- matter out of, poKNIX D.i 3,-F.r the first the hands of the tmintv atornev, ,n,tlrle , , ,lstorJ. of tnp stJ,e ((? e.ldl COlll'lv. Chairman Howe sHted today th it t w ts the idea of the con.raissiou to ' pr"seit to the leKi-dature .1 lullwhieh' vviulil amend ti' back tax la'v sc as I - to plate tin- responsibility for the tson of lratk taxes ami the filing tf -Hits for this purpose on the tax commission In this wav. Chair-nan How.- sai.l. better results would be secured at a muth b-ss cost than under the pres-'bol.a ent svstein 'crazed employe SHOOTS MINING MAN IN PILARES ! , DOUGLAS. Dei 2ft Frank Mc Kinnev, -JS. for manv ears a miner Kates from all parts or the state will in Nacozarl. and of recent years part intend the two days' conference owner and operator of the Cebolla which is to be held in the Blue Room mining claims six miles the other side1 f the Hotel Adams There are Vi of PUfiraa una afint flt-n llm.a in.llnOStS in the Stftte linstantb killed by Frank Wilson, an! I eraplove. during a dispute over wage's Tuesday night. Word of the shoot ing reached Douglas xesterday thru W. N. Flippea. manager of the Naco- zarl hotel. McKinncy had employed Wilson, a stranger in the Pllares district, to help him build a mill on the Cebolla property, and Tuesday night inform ed Wilson that be had decided to shut down for a few months. Wilson ask ed for three months wages and upon being refused.- demanded that he be given employment as. watchman.- 'Mc' Kinney also refused "this request "and Wilson polled'a revolver, with which he fired, five t knots into XcKteey back as th. latter fled. Wilsoawas captnredi by -Mexican police's few hours later and is' now being held ia the jail at Pllares on a charge ot murder. ' McKinney wits burleM ."TfsteriUr'iB Nacoam. ?W intorvlved"oy fei wife and four year-old daughter. The whereabouts ot other relatives is no: known by friends or his wife. S UPHORS SESSIONCLEANOP YEAR'S BUSINESS (.duplet ins unfm ,ir is jiossiblc t' 1 hed biisituss as boaid of siiper- ,lor composid of ( h llrnian J II , Hart and .Members 1 C K Ai'anis anil 1 1) A Ad 11ns held th ir final mes'ms jfor the vear lij todav. finlshiriK- 'their work late this afiernosn I l Ilusiness. mostlv routine. o.wun.eJ organize, make appolr-tmcnV. ap prove furth"r bonds and open bids. vear ' 'hEAD OFFICERS Or LEGION IN STATE TO MEET IN' PHOENIX lartment of the American Legion th- st ite officers and th" ' i' iluef offl eers of each post " "ie stite xvill meet for a confe mi- ! 1 ''oenix on liiiuav anil sa.ii.Tiv .i.iniiary .. :.;:ii '12. The meeting, v. bb'i u pittcrned after the conferences o.' tin- natioi-ii (leparfraeIlti ,la, ,,. ta;H, by s;tat Commander Celora v Sto.lelard nm' noft.s ()f le , onr.,rf ,. Krr1 VPI1. ouf ,.lst nigIlt to all , 0 , Nl ri (u j,., staIe auJlltant -ri,ia innir,. ?a ,h in-,ii.,i.T ! ..... . uu.. . 1 ,... ,j ... ,,,,iunu,.l. one of similar conferences to be held each jear for the purpose of putting new life and "pep" into the state de- partment of the American Legion and 1 In each of the posts In the state. It 'Is expected that more than 100 dele- Governor Geo. W I. Hunt will de- IT': (liver the address of we velcome to the delegates. BISBEE REVIEW HAS ' WRONG DOPE ON, DEATH OF TOMBSTONE BOY'S WIFE An article' "Sri the llislK Daily Re view this-'biocnlnc was In error -regarding: the death of the' wif" of Tames Lamb. Jr.. ot thlsf cltyi Tho was drowned at Deep RlveVv "Wash.." bn Chrhvtmaif day.- The Review ar ticle hai 'killed'! Uie'.wire ot Walten Lamb, 'brother -of Jtrraes." Lamb, the'' Utter! being?nvey"'art well In Ixs' Angeles where 'ho.--couple make thefrihonle' "The MlW'Jessl "Brown, referred: to 'by? xhe-Rrlir athee'' of JaiMes"'Linib,spent;serarin"6ilhO in Tombstone in 1920. and it"ws"W this city that she met her husband. Tbr werenawtWl)n"Jeto iftrd a half 3t Ia: tos-Anlis. -ito&"- reeentryl spent several weeks in Tombstone on a visit with Mr. Lamb's parents, Mr. and Mrs. James Lamb. TT .