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Western Newspaper Union News Service.
A warrant charging Ottoman Zar
Adusht Hanish with a offense
was sworn out in the Municipal Court
of Chicago.
A 16-foot stage in the Arkansas river
was reached at Fort Smith, Ark., Sun
day, and tlie stream then remained
Tillie 0. Puckett, who had been on
trial at Clinton, Mo., charged with the
murder of his mother, Mrs. Susan
Puckett Makinson, was found not
Fifty persons, mostly negroes, are
reported to have been drowned at Sun
nyside, a small town on the lower Bra
zos river, according to a long-distance
telephone message received at Hous
ton, Tex.
Louis Bauer, arrested on a charge of
being -the chauffeur of the gray auto
mobile from which four men armed
with riot guns fired upon two non
union teamsters, in Indianapolis, con
fessed to the police that he was the
driver for the shotgun squad.
Dr. Alice Shepard Kelly, 43 years of
age, dropped dead on the streets of St.
Paul, Minn , while hurrying to the bed
side of a patient. Dr. Kelly was well
known as an athlete. She attracted
attention in Oregon in 1912 by making
several record mountain climbs.
As destroyers of marital happiness,
mothers-in-law are six times more
dangerous than fathers-in-law, accord
ing to the records of the Court of Do
mestic relations. Forty-six per cent of
the cases brought into this court have
been caused by liquor, Chief Justice
Olson of the Municipal-Court reported
in Chicago.
There was a heavy snowfall all over
Colorado, southern Wyoming and
northern New Mexico last week, the
depth of snow on the level in Colora
do ranging from about ten inches to
ten feet. Rains in Nebraska, Kansas
Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana and
Texas continued unusually heavy for
the time of year.
Every one of Des Moines' eighty
six saloons opened after having been
closqd since Nov. 22, as the result of
a Supreme Court decision that they
had been operating under an insuffi
cient consent petition. The action
came after Judge Creston of the Su
preme Court had granted a hearing in
the case and a stay of execution.
At Jeffersonville, Ind., Miss Dora
Dediva refused to be kept “waiting at
the church,’’ even if it was only a coun
try justice’s court; so, when the man
she was to marry was late —she mar
ried another. William E. Morang of
Danville, Va., who was to marry Miss
* Dediva, was not to be excelled by her.
He was introduced to Miss Lora E.
Blythes of Jeffersonville; twenty min
utes later they were married
Chairman Burnett of the House im
migration committee reintroduced the
immigration bill w'hich former Presi
dent Taft vetoed. It embodies a liter
acy test.
William Wilson Finley, president of
the Southern Railway, left an estate
valued at $185,000, according to his
will, made last March and filed in
More direct government by the peo
ple was the keynote m speeches by
Secretary of State Bryan and mem
bers of Congress and representatives
from various states at the first regu
lar conference of the National Popular
Government League.
Under the new tariff act, which
went into effect December 1, and
which allows wool to be imported free,
there were released at Springfield,
Mass., 468,000 pounds. It is estimated
that 4,680,000 pounds were held there
awaiting the change in tariff.
When the Canning Club girls and
the Corn Club boys from the Southern
states arrive in Washington there will
be boy and girl representatives of the
potato, corn and canning clubs of the
Northern and Western states to join
them in receiving diplomas from the
secretary of agriculture. They will also
be shown the sights of the capital,
their expenses being paid by individu
als and local or state organizations.
Dr. S. de Mendonca, w'ho was min
ister for Brazil at from
1891 to 1898, died at Rio Janeiro.
Foreigners must not be interfered
with if fighting occurs in the federal
district. This injunction is contained
in the general army orders issued in
A Catholic priest was shot and
wounded at Brussels by a Socialist be
cause he refused to join a funeral pro
cession in which the red flag of So
cialism was carried.
Gen. Porfirio Diaz in Paris said he
intended to ignore the request of
President Huerta calling upon the
former President to return to Mexico
and assume command of the army.
Forty-six lives were lost by the
foundering of the Swedish steamer
Malmberget off Bodo, Norway. The
steamer left Narvik Nov. 27 for Rot
terdam. The Malmberget was of 3,903
It is impossible at present to pro
vide against unemployment, in the
German system of national insurance
against old age, sickness and infirm
ity, according to Clemens Delbrucok,
minister of the interior.
Wadsworth Rogers, the nephew of
former Congressman James W. Wads
worth of New York and Washington,
returned to the hotel from which he
had been missing in Paris. Mr. Rogers
gave no explanation of his absence.
The big Terrazas bullion train, w hich
has been on the way from the
American mining town of Parral, Mex
ico, for the past two weeks, reached
Ojiniga, and it is expected to land
safely on the American side of tin
Buck Crouse and Gus Cristie fought
a furious twelve-round no-decision
bout at Youngstown, Ohio.
Lloyd Thomas of Salt Lake City
won second and Percy Lawrence, San
Francisco, fourth, in a five-mile pro
fessional bicycle race in New York.
Twenty-one members of this sea
son’s University of Pennsylvania foot
ball team were awarded their ’varsity
“P” by the board of directors of the
Athletic Association.
James Trickey, University of lowa
All-Western tackle- for 1912, the
choice of some critics for the All-
American team, died of peritonitis, ac
cording to a message from lowa Falls.
A lighthouse of 2,000 candle power
for airmen is to be erected at Lieben
swerda in Saxony. It is to signal by
flashes to airmen flying by night in
dications as to their route and the
probable weather conditions.
Secretary William A. Hazard of the
New York Polo Association announces
the receeipt of the challenge of the
Hurlingham club of England for a
series of matches for the international
polo cup in this country next year.
Billy Weeks, former amateur mid
dleweight champion, won the profes
sional middleweight championship of
Canada when he virtually knocked out
Gill Martin in the third round of a
scheduled fifteen-round contest at
Vancouver, B. C.
William L. Bear & Co., brokers of
Philadelphia, temporarily suspended
pending the result of involuntary bank
ruptcy proceedings.
Offices and warehouses of the
Hicks Wholesale Grocers, were
burned at Shreveport, La., with a loss
estimated at $150,000.
The body of J. A, Butler, an old
soldier, was found in the cellar of his
home at Fremont, Neb., and his son,
William, who lived with his was ar
rested later. The old man’s skull had
been crushed.
William Deering, for many years
identified with the great harvester in
terests, was reported as critically ill
at Miami, Fla., his winter home. It
was said that all his immediate rela
tives w'ere at his bedside.
Wireless reports at Norfolk, Va.,
told of the transfer at sea of 197 pas
sengers from the steamer Rinrange,
Which had caught fire while bound
from New York for Brunswick, Ga„
by the British ship Swanmore, the
subduing of the flames and safe re
turn of the passengers to their ves
Application was made in the United
States Court at Philadelphia for a re
ceiver for William L. Bear & Com
pany, brokers, who suspended busi
ness after a petition of involuntary
bankruptcy had been filed against the
firm. It was stated the firm’s liabili
ties will approximate $600,000 and
that the assets are about $300,000.
Mrs. Jennie May Eaton, recently ac
quitted of the charge of having pois
oned her husband, Rear Admiral Jo
seph Giles Eaton, has appealed to Gov
ernor Foss to have the state reimburse
her for the expense of her trial. In a
letter to the governor Mrs. Eaton
charges that the grand jury was not
warranted in indicting' her for murder.
Western Newspaper Union News Service.
Silver .57%
Lead [email protected]
Spelter 5.10® 5.25
Copper 14.25 @ 14.50
November Production Was 83,792 Tons
Valued at $1,258,149.
Cripple Creek. —The production of
the Cripple Creek district for the
month of November, as given out by
the mill managers, totaled 83,792 tons,
with a gross bullion value of $1,258,-
149, and compares favorably with the
output of the preceding and longer
month of October. It exceeds the pro
duction of the corresponding month of
1912. The figures total:
PLANT. Tons. Average. Gross.
Golden Cycle 34,100 $26.00 $682,000
Portland 9,500 22.00 209,000
Portland C. C. Di 5.16,200 2.76 44,712
Stratton Independ.lo.lo7 2.92 29,512
Colburn-Ajax .... 5,000 4.00 20,000
Gaylord-Dante ... 1,400 3.00 4,200
Wild Horse 1,200 3.40 4,080
Kavanah J. Dandy 1,600 2.20 3,520
Isabella 700 3.00 2,100
Smelters 3,985 65.00 259,025
Total tonnage treated, 83,792.
Gross bullion value, $1,258,149,
In the Silver Plume district, Clear
Creek county, James T. Garrett & Co.,
had a mill run of 33 tons of ore from
the Pelican mine.
Mining corporations must pay the
corporation tax imposed by the Payne-
Aldrich tariff act, according to a de
cision of the United States Supreme
A heavy output is coming from the
Pride of Cripple Creek mine, owned
by the Catherine H. Gold Mining Com
pany, the result of recent strikes by
Reports of a rich strike in the Cres
son mine, Cripple Creek, in one of its
deeper levels, have not been officially
confirmed. The Cresson company is a
close corporation.
At Ohio City, Gunnison county,
George V. Edwards of Salt Lake City
has secured the controlling interest in
the Revenue mine and is getting the
mill and mine in working order.
In the Leadville district the Miller
mine in Lackawanna gulch has closed
down for the winter on account of the
freezing of the water power. The last
shots in the lower tunnel opened up
three feet of lead ore that runs w’ell in
The Vindicator Gold Mining Com
pany during 1913 has paid four quar
terly dividends at the rate of 3c per
share, or $45,000 each, a total for the
year of SIBO,OOO. The grand total in
dividends paid stockholders to date is
A three-car shipment was loaded out
for transfer to the sampling plant of
the Eagle Ore Company on Battle
Mountain, Cripple Creek, from the Mo
doc Mining and Milling Company’s
main shaft in the saddle between Bat
tle Mountain and Bull Hill.
A district between Granite and As
pen carries large bodies of sulphide
of bismuth, varying from 1 to 40 per
cent metallic bismuth. This element
has a market value of about $1 a
pound in the concentrate, and large
amounts can now be sold or contract
ed for by consumers at home and
Every man in every department of
metal mining in Colorado will be
called together on Jan. 1 for the pur
pose of creating a sound and sane or
ganization for the development of the
industry in the state. When the call
goes forth it will be in military man
ner. Each section will be taken as a
unit. The prospector will be asked to
come to Cripple Creek Qr Leadville or
the other famous camps upon a date
The potash fever seems to have
taken a firm hold on the residents of
the Bridger valley and southwestern
Wyoming. Scarcely a day passes
without seeing a number of location
notices posted in the district.
The Greybull Gas Company, which
has supplied Basin and Greybull with
natural gas and which has been per
mitted by President Wilson to drill
on segregated public land in an at
tempt to develop a new source of sup
ply, has received permission to sink a
hole on 160 acres not hitherto touched
and there will make a final effort to
tap an adequate gas flow.
New Mexico.
Lordsburg shipped 78 cars of ore
during October.
The Socorro Mining and Milling
Company is handling 180 tons of ore
The Pacific Mines Company of Mo
golion shipped 175 tons of ore the last
week in November,
The mill of the Deadwood Mines
Company at Mogollon treated 350 tons
of ore in one week.
Western Newspaper Union News Service.
Houston, Tex.—The number ot
known dead in the flood which
has spread over the lowlands in
half a dozen counties in south cen
tral Texas reached 150 Monday.
Several thousand refugees marooned
in half-flooded cotton gins and dwell
ing houses are safe from the water for
the time being but arc suffering from
hunger and exposure.
Four-fifths of the dead were negro
Os the dead the greater number lost
their lives in the vicinity of Bryan,
where a 30-mile stretch of levee along
the Brazos river crumbled. The Brazos
flood destroyed a dam near Richmond
and flooded a state prison farm. The
prisoners had been removed.
Hempstead, in Waller county, from
which reports had been meagre, re
ported 20 drowned and others missing.
Reports from half a dozen other
small towns in adjoining
counties advanced the total fatalities
to 150 in all.
The San Felipe section of Austin
county received a shipment of motor
boats from Houston and several hun
dred refugees were moved to safety.
The great danger was from cold and
hunger. For the second successive
night ice was forecasted over the 30-
mile district about Bryan, where 1,800
persons, mostly negroes, are marooned
with little food and few fires.
Urgent appeals for blankets and
food were received from all over the
stricken district from central Texas
almost to the Gulf coast.
Texas cities responded liberally to
appeals for money and supplies. Hous
ton raised SB,OOO in cash.
Boat Floats Away While Stefanson
and Crew Hunt on Shore.
Ottawa, Ont.—Somewhere within the
confines of the Arctic Circle is drift
ing Vilhjalmur Stefanson’s staunch
little vessel, the Karluk, safely frozen
in an ice pack. But the leader of the
expedition is not with his vessel and
is unaware of its whereabouts, accord
ing to a dispatch received from the ex
plorer himself by George S. Desharts
deputy minister of naval affairs and
acting minister of marine and fisher
Stefanson’s message states that, be
lieving the Karluk safe in the ice in
longitude west 147°, 15 miles off shore,
he took a party ashore with him to
hunt. The next day heavy* gales
sprang up, and then a fog'. When the
weather cleared the Karluk was not
in sight and had undoubtedly been
carried away by the wind which drove
the ice pack off shore.
So far the search for the -Karluk
has been unsuccssful, but as there is
a crew of 25 men on board no anxiety
is felt for its welfare.
Partial Recall of Troops Planned.
Denver. —Existing conditions in the
southern Colorado coal strike district
being quiet. Governor Amnions is con
sidering recalling a portion of the mi
litiamen now in the field.
Labor Is Not Exempt Under Anti-
Trust Law, Wilson Edict.
Washington. President Wilson
looks on the recent indictment of of
ficers of the United Mine Workers at
Pueblo, as an answer to criticisms that
the sundry civil bill exempts labor
unions from the operations of tlie Sher
man anti trust law.
The President made it clear that the
initiative in the prosecution came
neither from the Department of Jus
tice nor the United States attorney at
Pueblo, but was taken by the federal
grand jury itself.
When he was asked if tlie Depart
ment of Justice would take a hand in
the case, in view of the sundry civil
bill’s prevision exempting labor unions
from prosecution through the use of
a certain $300,000 fund. President Wil
son recalled to his visitors the mem
orandum he wrote when he signed the
bill, and reiterated that the special
fund affected was only for employing
special counsel and did not affect th
ordinary processes of the Department
of Justice.
Important Happenings Occuring Over
the State Mentioned Briefly.
Western Newsoaper Union News Service.
Bisbee is to have a new opera
Pearce now boasts of six trains
daily, two of which carry mail.
Pinal county farmers are planning
to raise a large amount of cotton next
Cattle shipments from Flagstaff
(luring the past month have been the
heaviest for years.
Herman Miller of Bisbee was arrest
ed on the charge of stealing the wed
ding dress of his divorced wife.
Mesa is to have a new hotel, where
the guests will find all the comforts
of metropolitan life.
The Central Highway Association
has been organized by the farmers of
the Sulphur Springs valley.
Acting in self defense Marshal Rob
ert L. Pinyan at Globe shot and in
stantly killed Pablo Barraga.
The cold weather of last January
delayed crops, and Arizona oranges
will be picked late this year.
Harry Holt, who escaped from the
prison road camp on the Bisbee-
Tombstone highway, was captured in
Dec. 15 was fixed by. the State Tax
Commission as the date for the an
nual assessors’ convention, to be held
at Tucson.
The University of Arizona defeated
the University of New Mexico by a
score of 7 to 3 in a superb game at
Arizona in general benefits by the
reduction in coal and slack rates
from Gallup, N. M., effective Dec. 31,
1913, for a period not less than two
Assisted by the fire department the
city of Winslow will install an elec
tric fire alarm system within the next
30 days, and a 42-inch fire bell, at a
cost of about SSOO.
Miss Winifred Wallace, a trained
nurse, at Douglas, was severely
burned when her dress caught fire in
passing an oil stove which she had
lighted to heat her room.
The Indian service intends to es
tablish schools at Indian Oasis, Top
owa and San Miguel, according to
Otis B. Goodall, supervisor of Indian
affairs for Tucson district.
About 500 people witnessed the ded
ication of the new Masonic temple and
attended the banquet at Douglas, 125
of whom were from the Perfect Ashler
Masonic lodge of Bisbee.
The various well-drilling outfits are
busy drilling new wells in various
parts of the San Simon valley and it
is anticipated that some very fine
wells will be brought in soon.
The Shortridge tract, 10 miles south
of Tucson, consisting of 680 acres, has
been sold by Gen. L. H. Manning to
Frank Holmes of Rochester, N. Y„
and associates, who will colonize it.
Charging a violation of the weight
and measures law, O. N. Cresswell,
state inspector of weights and meas
ures, swore out the complaints for the
arrest of seven of the butchers of
Globe is now entitled to free deliv
ery of mail if the people desire that
the service be inaugurated. This news
w-as contained in a letter from Daniel
C. Roper, fourth assistant postmaster
“Tucson is entitled to a land office
if the business justifies it and I’ll see
that they get it,” said Congressman
Carl Hayden, recently, when he
stopped over there on his way to
From reliable sources it was learned
that the Braganza Mining Company,
in disposing of the Henrietta mines
on Big Bug creek, is to receive over
SIOO,OOO and that the two payments
are to be made covering two years of
Seven citizens of Maricopa county
were named by the Board of Super
visors as an advisory highway com
All of the so-called “gambling cases”
with the exception of the indictment
against the Yavaiki Club, were thrown
out of court by Judge Frank O. Smith,
at Phoenix.
To promote acquaintance between
the various parts of the state and the
resources of each sestion, to inaugur
ate a movement for the patronage of
the summer and winter resorts of Ari
zona, to promulgate a knowledge of
places of natural and historical inter
est throughout the state, to promote
a movement for good roads in order
that natural attractions of the state
may be made accessible, to develop
concerted action on the part of the
commercial and trade bodies of the
State of Arizona, in the advertising of
the resources of the state, and to or
ganize a state board of trade for the
carrying out of the foregoing pur
poses, were the purposes of a meet
ing of representatives of the boards of
trade of the state at the Mesa Com
mercial 32ub.
XO. 35
Western Newspaper Union News Service.

Beef steers, corn fed, good to
chofee [email protected]
Beef steers, corn fed, fair to
good [email protected]
Beef steers, grassers, good
to choice [email protected]
Beef steers, grassers, fair to
to good [email protected]
Heifers, prime, cornfed [email protected]
Cows and heifers, corn fed,
good to choice [email protected]
Cows and heifers, corn fed,
fair to good [email protected]
Cows and heifers, grassers,
good to choice [email protected]
Cows and heifers, grassers,
fair to good [email protected]
Canners and cutters [email protected]
Feeding cows 4.75(3)5.85
Veal calves [email protected]
Bulls [email protected]
Stags 5.00 @6.50
Feeders and Stockers, good
to choice [email protected]
Feeders and stoclters, fair to
good >: [email protected]
Feeders and Stockers, com
mon to fair [email protected]
Good hogs [email protected]
Lambs [email protected]
Ewes [email protected])4.60
Yearlings (light) [email protected]
Yearlings (heavy) [email protected]
Wethers 4.25(g) 4.75
Feeder lambs, F. P. R [email protected]
Feeder swes, F. P. R [email protected]
Feeder yearlings, F. P. R.. [email protected]
Breeding ewes [email protected]
(F. O. B. Denver, carload price.)
(Prices Paid by Denver Jobbers F. O.
8., Track Denver.)
Colorado upland, per ton. [email protected]
Nebraska upland, per [email protected]
Second bottom Colorado
and Nebraska, per ton. [email protected]
Timothy, per ton [email protected]
Alfalfa, per ton [email protected]
South Park, choice, ton . [email protected]
San Luis Valley, per ton. [email protected]
Gunnison Valley, per ton. [email protected]
Straw, per ton [email protected]&0
Wheat, choice milling, 100 lbs 1.22
Rye, Colo., bulk, 100 lbs 1.05
Nebraska oats, sacked 1.37
Corn chop, sacked 1.58
Corn, in sack 1.57
Bran, Colo., per 100 lbs 1.10
Standard Colorado, net $2.10-
Dressed Poultry.
Turkeys, fancy D. P 18 @l9
Turkeys, old toms 14 @ls
Turkeys, choice 13 @l4
Hens, large 13 @l4
Hens, small 8 @ 9
Broilers, lb 16 @l7
Ducks 13 @l4
Geese 13 @l4
Roosters 8 @ 9
Live Poultry.
Hens, large 12 @l3
Hens, small 8 © 9
Springs 13 @l4
Roosters G (a) 7
Ducks 10 @ll
Turkeys, 10 lbs. or over.... 13 @l4
Geese 10 @ll
Eggs, graded, No. 1 net, F.
O. B. Denver 38
Eggs, graded. No. 2 net, F.
O. B. Denver 23
Eggs, case count, less com
mission [email protected]
Elgin 32
Creameries, ex. Colo., lb. .. 30
Creameries, ex. East, lb. .. 30
Creameries, 2d grade, lb. .. 27
Pr-ocess 26
Packing Stock 20
Apples, Colo., box [email protected]
Cabbage, Colo., cwt [email protected]
Potatoes, cwt [email protected]
Lead and Spelter.
St. Louis. Lead Dull, [email protected]
Spelter—Dull, [email protected]
Chicago Grain and Provision Prices.
Chicago.—Wheat—No. 2 red, 95%@
96%c; No. 3 red, [email protected]%c; No. 2
hard, 88%c; No. 3 hard, [email protected]%c;
No. 2 Northern. 89%@90%c; No. 3
Northern, [email protected]; No. 2 spring, 90%
@9l %c; No. 3 spring, [email protected]
Corn—No. 2 yellow, 77%c-; No. 3
yellow, 76%c; new, 68%@71%c; No.
3 new, [email protected]%c; No. 3 white, new,
[email protected] 68 %c.
Oats —Standard. 41 Vic.
Rye—No. 2,64 c.
Barley—so @ 7 6c.
Timothy—s4.oo @5.25.
Clover—[email protected] 14.00.
Lard —$10.63.
Ribs —[email protected] 11.12.
Price of Flax.
Duluth. Unseed 51.42%. Deo,
$1.41 Vs; May $1.45%.

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