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The Winslow mail. (Winslow, Ariz.) 1893-1926, September 16, 1905, Image 1

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Supervisor Creswell was at
Holbrook this week on business.
The Young Mens' Shirt Waist
Cluo intends giving another
dance about next Friday. They
will have special music.
A number of railroad survey
ors are in town this week and
and will do some surveying
west of here in a few days.
Lost—Sept. 14th. a solid gold
brooch, scroll patern, between
Hall’s store and Demorest block
Return to Mrs. G. M. Bardin.
Miss Kathlyn Daze left for
Flagstaff Thursday morning
where she will enter the Sisters’
School to take special studies.
The Beggar Prince Opera Co.
presented -‘Fernanda" to a fair
sized audience Tuesday evening.
It is alleged that the play was
cut a little short.
Mr. and Mrs. Weinert, Mr.
Anderson. Miss Lawrence, Des
mond and Willmae Mahoney,
and Cleburn Creswell were out
to Jacks’s Canyon Sunday.
Ensign Wescott and wife, of
the Salvation Army Corps at
Phoenix, are in the city today,
and will conduct an open ait
meeting on the streets tonight.
Mrs. C. L Flinti leaves today
for Albuquerque on a visit dur
ing fair week. She will also
attend the wedding of Rev. Wm
Wyllie which takes place Sept.
Mrs. B. A. Workman and son.
Henry, left Monday morning
for their new home in San Die
go. Mrs. Workman has a large
number of friend here who re
greted to see her leave.
Ed Tatum, night supply man
at the round-house, left Sunday
morning for Hollywood, Geor
gia, on a visit, and it is said
that there will be “something
doing” before he returns.
Twelve hundred head of cat
tle passed by here Wednesday
from the San Augustine plains
in New Mexico to Ash Fork, the
same having been purchased oy
parties in the latter place.
F. W. Hall, our popnlar
plumber and hardware mer
chant, has rented the building
vacated by Monoghan & Mur
phy and is now moving his
stock of goods to that place.
Miss Zelma Lannotn, who was
en route to Kansas City with
her mother and aunt, had the
misfortune to lose the end of
the second finger of her right
hand, the same being done
while adjusting a seat in a pas
senger coach between here and
Brakeman Ben Evans and
wife returned to the city Mon
day from San Francisco, Los
Angeles and other Southern
California cities where they
have been spending their honey
moon. Mr. Evans's sister, Miss
Margaret, accompanied them
on their trip.
Indian Traders R. M. and Os
car Bruchman were arrested
Monday by United States Mar
shal W. T. Gregory on a charge
of selling whiskey to Indians
They promptly furnished bonds
to appear before United States
Court Commissioner Zuck at
Holbrook on September 23d for
a preliminary hearing.
A party of coast lines officials
passed through here on their
way west Thursday on a tour
of inspection. The party con
sisted of General Manager Ar
thur G. Wells, of the coast
lines; General Superintendent
I. L. Hibbard; Acting Chief En
gineer C. A, Morse; Resident
Engineer R J. Arey, of Wil
liams, and Division Superin
tendent E. J. Gibson.
School began Monday and the
following is the enrollment for
for the week:
Prof. Stewart, Bth grade... 5
“ 7th grade... 15
Miss Miles. 3d grade 27
6th grade 1-1
Miss Cummins. 4th grade... 20
“ sth grade... 14
Miss Sutton, 2d grade 30
Miss Killorin, Ist grade 57
Total number enrolled .... 182
Church Notes.
There will be no services at
| the Catholic Church tomorrow.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church,
Sunday, September 17th.
Morning prayer, 11 a. m.
Even song. 8 p. m.
Sunday school, 10 a. m.
William Wyllie,
Priest in Charge.
The Santa Fe expects in the
near future to commence some
extensive track work on the
line running south from Bar
stow. The line will be rebal
lasted and placed in first class
condition in every way for the
heavy winter traffic which the
road will be subjected to, it be
ing used jointly by the Santa
Fe and Salt Lake roads.
It has been learned from offi
cials of the road that the East
ern Oklahoma division oT the
Santa Fe will be known hence
forth as the main freight line
between Chicago and Kansas
City to Oklahoma and Texas
points. The former main line
running south through Arkan
sas City, Guthrie and Oklaho
ma will be used for passenger
and local freight service. The
eastern Oklahoma line was con
structed with this point in view.
It runs byway of Pawnee, Still -
j water and Shawnee, to Paul’s
I Valley.
Within three weeks the new
Santa Fe Railroad hospital in
Los Angeles will be completed
and opened for use. There is a
probability that it will be used
jointly by the Santa Fe, South
ern Pacific and Salt Lake roads,
as the two latter roads have no
hospital buildings there. The
buildings are of the old mission
style, cost $200,000. and are
seven in number, being connect
ed with covered passages which
may be thrown open when the
w 7 eather permits. The grounds
cover three acres, and altogeth
er it is the finest hospital in the
The telegraphone. the newly
invented instrument for use in
telephoning over telegraph
wires, has been installed on the
Santa Fe Central Railway for
some time past as an experi
| ment and has been found suc
cessful. The instrument has
been adopted on parts of the
Southern Pacific and other big
systems for use in handling
trains to the exclusion of the
telegraph instrument and its re
liability has been demonstrated.
There are telegraphones in use
in the trainmaster's office of the
Santa Fe Central in Santa Fe
and at Kennedy, Moriartv, An
telope Springs and Torrance,
and they have been found a
great convenience by officers of
the system and others.
The belief is growing among
railroad men that Chief Engi
neer R. B. Burns, of the coast
lines of the Santa Fe, has quit
the line for good. 11l health is
assigned for the leave of ab
sence, but it is thought the ex
tremely onerous duties that have
fallen to the chief engineer in
the past two or three years, is
the cause of his retirement.
The friends of C. A. Morse,
who is temporarily filling the
place of Mr. Burns, believe he
will ultimately be appointed to
the position. He is well quali
fied for the place as he has been
assistant engineer on the lines
east of Albuquerque and for a
year, during the absence of W.
B. Story, filled the position of
chief engineer. Albuquerque
The first of the new engines
built especially for the New
Mexico division of the Santa Fe
by the Baldwin Locomotive
Works arrived in Albuquerque
this morning. The engine w r as
in charge of Engineer Blevins,
of Las Vegas. The train that
the engine hauled to this city
weighed exactly 1.150 tons, the
weight the new engines are
guaranteed to haul.
Engine 1601 is the first one of
twenty of the sixteen-hundred
class that have been purchased
|by the Santa Fe for use be
tween this city and Las Vegas.
The engines weigh 140 tons and
are fitted with all the latest ap
pliances known to engine con
j struction.
Announcement has also been
made that the Santa Fe will
add seven new engines of the
twelve-hundred class, used ex
clusively for passenger service
between this city and Las Ve
gas, to those already on hand.
These engines are built for
speed and it was one of this
class that was used to haul the
Walter Scott special from Albu
querque to Las Vegas.
The addition of these engines
is said to be only a starter of
the vast improvements to the
other kinds of equipment the
Santa Fe is to make to its lines
in New Mexico and Arizona. —
Albuquerque Citizen, Septem
ber 12th.
W. R. Campbell has been out
at Bruchman’s trading post this
week doing some surveying.
No. 33

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