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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 11 April 1900

Wednesday, April n. 1900. THE SUMPTER MINER. COLUMBIA SOUTHERN. A Novelty, in That There Is No Water in Its Bonds. A projected construction of railway mileage In the United States for 1000 will i exceed In the total that of any preceding year. The new territory to be opened is limited, though some' still remains, and, one of the largest areas of this character i Is the great Oregon plateau lying south of the Columbia river and between the , Cascade and Blue mountain ranges. It is a vast region of country, comprising half the state's area; traversed by nu merous streams; embracing gieat stretches i of magnificent irrigable agricultural lands;' ferests of the finest timber in the north west, pasture and fruit lauds, coal beds,1 Iron and copper deposits, veins of gold ' and silver bearing ores, the very highest ' quality of lime, and possibly cinnabar, tin and lead ores. This country is sparsely settled and! wholly undeveloped; pastoral and placer! mining pursuits constitute the basis ...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 11 April 1900

THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday, April n, 1900 The Sumpter Miner IUHUMIIII IVIWY WI'IIMSIIAV IIV C. II. MARSH ami J. W. CONNELI.A SUIISCMII'TION PA1IS One Vfr Six Months .$?.ou . 1.1 ALWAYS IN AIIVASIIL. I ntered at Ihr nlofftce In Sumpter, Oregon, for transmission through Ihr malls as second class matter. POPULATION OF SUMPTER 4,500. AND now it is announced th.it General Miles Is also a presidential Barkis they all are. Till: Sumpter district is already full of prospectors, many of whom are men of experience from Colorado and Montana. Some finds will be made this season that will startle the world. IN another column are some figures per taining to the receipts and expenditures of this town since its incorporation, two years ago. I lie history ui the tamp Is epitomized In the fact that nearly one third of the entire revenue collected was paid Into the treasury last month. And there has as yet been no property tax collected. SPEAKING of the probabilities of the passage of the Puerto Rlc...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 11 April 1900

Wednesday, April n. 1900. THE SUMPTER MINER. SUMPTER, OREGON The Johannesburg 7 of America .... ''There is a Tide in the Affairs of Men, Which, Taken at the Flood, Leads on to Fortune;" N That Time has now Arrived at .. Sumpter, Oregon .. mi n The Mining, Commercial and Financial Center of Eastern Oregon. Population, Feb. 1, 1899, - 171 Population, Jan. 1, 1900, - 5,100 Population, July 1, 1900, - 10,000 The Brightest Star in the Mining Firmament Sumpter, Golden Sumpter, is surrounded by dividend paying mines. There are ten quartz mills running day and night, turning out thousands of dollars in dividends. The district stands today, for development made, second to none on earth. Sumpter has a Railway Four Saw Mills Three Jewelry stores. Three livery and freighting stables. Electric light plant, with 60 arc lights and 2000 Two drug stores. Three stage, transfer and freighting companies. incandescents. Three cigar and confectionery stores and news Six stage lines. A most modern $50,000...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 11 April 1900

THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday, April n, 1900 COUNCIL PROCEEDINGS. Action Taken on Sewerage and Street Improvements. The city council met Saturday evening, the roll was called and adjournment taken until Monday evening- At that time the monthly reports of of ficers were filed. That of the city engineer was of considerable interest, lie reported that the cost to the city for planking Granite street will amount to H150. That includes the three street intersex lions only, Cracker, Center and Mill, the property owners paying for the other planking. The city's cost for grading and graveling Mill street, according to bids, submitted, the contract not then having been let, will lt from $125 to fi$o. The1 engineer recommended Hint a sewer be laid on Cracker street, from its Intcrsec- tlon with (Jraulte, before the planking Is put down 011 the latter. The committee on streets and alleys was Instructed to carry out this recom-1 meudatlmi. I The committee 011 tire and water was Instructed to con...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 11 April 1900

Wednesday, April n, igoo. THE SUMPTER MINER. I JOHN ARMBRUSTER, President. Wm. STINSON, Vice-President. A. W. ELLIS, Secretary Columbia. Brewing & Malting Company INCORPORATED. " , i , OPERATED under the management of John Armbruster, one of the most successful and experienced' brewmast'ers in the West.' Only the BEST OF MATERIALS used in connection with pure moun tain water exactly adapted for the use, It is not surpassed even by any beer on the market. . .-- . .WiO .v New Machinery, Ice Plant, Enlarged Stor age Facilities, Etc., Enables Us to Make a Beer Second to None and Constantly Improving . JjJ Furnished, in Barrels, Kegs or Bottles. USE A HOME PRODUCT BScBjB Columbia Brewing & Malting Co., SUMPTER, OREGON. MINERAL CITY, IDAHO. General Warren Hit Nothing to Do With the Entcrprbe. General Warren and W. C. Calder left for Portland Monday afternoon, on . business connected with the Sumpter Townsite company. The former will stop off at Walla Walla for a few days before pr...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 11 April 1900

Wednesday, April n, 1900 8 THE SUMPTER MINER. PRICE OF PROSPECTS. Some Sensible Observations by a Colorado Man. We must all acknoledge that the "best mining men" in the world Infest Colorado and Montana. If there is a shade of differ ence between the two; if one is a trifle better posted in the business than the other, the man from Colorado will frank ly confess Uiat the miners who operate in the Centennial state stand at the head of the class. It was one of the latter whom Till: MlNI-R quotes below. His name is not given, in accordance with his request, based on a statement which shows that he Is fairly well versed in human nature, as well as mining lore. The topic under discussion was the price placed on pros pects in the Sumpter district. It was at iiu informal gathering In one of the pop ular resorts of this camp; a midnight function attended by a few choice spirits. Those present had feasted on cheese and crackers and partaken of each other's hos pitality to that extent that th...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 11 April 1900

Wednesday, April n, 1900. THE SUMPTER MINER. VINSON'S ADDITION V h' TO SUMPTER 1 .i - w Choice Business and Residence Lots in the Most Rapidly Growing Town on the American Continent. Over 50 Business and Residence Lots Sold During the Past Month. Many Choice Building Locations Still Unsold. & SUMPTER is the Commercial and Financial Center of the Famous Eastern Oregon Gold Fields ?? it a DESIRABLE property in this town has increased in value four fold during the past three months. In this respect the next ninety days will be a repetition of the last. Vinson's Addition is ''close in." It is only 400 feet from the present heart of the business district. It is only two minutes walk from the postoff ice. It is a five-minute walk to the depot. It is conveniently situated relative to electric light and water service. Many outside orders have been received for these lots, but Sumpter citizens will be given the first choice. No favorites will be played here. The entire addition is placed...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 11 April 1900

THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday, April u, 1900 LOOKS LIKE A FAKE. Iowa Paper Still Boosting the White Swan. ! A. C. SHAW 10 Lunnber Co Some weeks since Till: MlNliK tnen tioiic J the arrival in this camp of l.eston Halllet, representing the Mining News, of Des Moines, Iowa, and an all around min ing engineer and promoter, lie didn't remain long in Snmpter. One tliiiiK dead sure, tiie Mining News is endeavoriiiK to aid him in his scheme of promotion. In its issue for March that publication has a two column leading editorial on the wonderful Mr. Halllet and his gigantic I scheiiu no less than the rehabilitation of l the old White Swan mine, over cast of Raker City. Whatever may be the tin knowu merits of that abandoned property, i all this stuff in the News is transparent rot, a rank fake, carries internal evidence of Its entire lack of Reed faith. Read these extracts and decide for yourself in the light of local information regarding the White Swim: "Mr. l.eston Halllet, the inlying eng...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 11 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 11 April 1900

Wednesday, April n, 1900. THE SUMPTER MINER. 1 1 Nervous Debility in Men! , vmWf W- ' J COPYRIGHTED If the patient suffers from a weakness peculiar to men, one of those disorders resulting from youthful dissipation, the very worst thing possible for him to do is to put med icine into his stomach. The drugs all doctors use for such cantharides, morphine, strychnia, etc. are poisonous, and either stimulate or deaden. I have seen more drug wrecks than whisky wrecks. 1 give weak men a natural remedy. 1 use ELECTRICITY in its 'purest form. There is no chance for injury in using the galvanic current. It never stimulates. It must strengthen. But for proper results you must have a continuous application several hours a day. I recognized this fact over 25 years ago, and at once got up the portable battery. This developed into my present Dr. Sanden Electric Belt, with attachment for men, now known and used in all parts of the world. CURRENT INSTANTLY FELT. You adjust the belt to body night at...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 12 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 11 April 1900

THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday, April u, 1900 12 ores for twenty-five years, know very well from the disappointing returns of many a shipment to the smelter that there are several minerals closely resembling tellurides which are not rich in gold, and therefore that a rough test, by roasting, is occasionally necessary. The mineral may WANT MINING INFORMATION. Eastern Capitalist Turn Their Attention to Oregon Properties. The Incorporation of the Oregon Mining Stock Exchange recently, and the exten sive .'iilvrrtisliii' which the mineral re sources of the state have gained by the-' K" "A ' '"' wlle lleatedt leaving no enormous yields of various properties, I R1"" "' sliver Deiiuiu, as nauve iciiunum having resulted In numerous inquiries re-1 u"es- ! Harding quart, and placer Interests and the "Consequently, the Houlder miners are! output of each. A score of letters wcrei-ipt C"11 everything native tellurium received by Secretary Hard, of the ex-' which In the process of roasting disap ch...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 13 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 11 April 1900

Wednesday, Aprj li. 1900. THE SUMPTER MINER. n A COUNTY RECORDS. The following Is the record of official business transacted at the county seat of Baker county for the week ending Tues day, April te: REAL t-ITATU TRUSTERS. Warranty deed-Mch jo. Geo Rhine et ux to A C Rest, tots 1, an J ), blk 16, Atwood's in J Jn, Baker City $ Warranty deed July at, Henry R Reed et al trustee, to Flavin Perkins, n i ol ne ' sec to, an d se M ot sec a8, tp 8 s. r jo e 5 480 Warranty JeeJ Men 21, Mary P Cannon et Ir to J C Newton, tot 6, Mk 9, Atwood's tst adn, Baker City 90 Warranty deed Dee 11, John E Dorset! et ux to Mrs G E Rotlnson, lot j. Mk G, DeRoo's dn, Baker City a$o Receiver's receipt Feb 15, United States to Rhoda E Jett, In full (or w K ol ne K nd e )i of nw JTiec 17, tp 10 s. r ite . 400 Receiver's receipt Feb 16, United Slates to George W Jett, In lull for w 'of se and e Jiof sw'j, sec j.tpios.r ire 400 Warranty deed-Mch 11, Rhoda E Jett et vlr to II S Durgan, H int In w S ol ne ff and ...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 14 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 11 April 1900

Wednesday, April n, 1900 4 THE SUMPTER MINER. RAILROAD RUMOR. Columbia Southern Will Con nect With C. B. & Q. Last week Till: MINI:!' mentioned the (act that l.oii Cleaver, one of the pro moters of the Prairie City proposition, was hi town accompanied hy Christian Anderson, the locating engineer of the; Columbia Seuthern: that they left for the, hills, refusing to (ell UHr destination rr purpo-e. Mr. Anderson returned a few days later, unwell. Saturday Mr. Cleaver mine' In and went on to ..Maker .City. Monday he passed through town again, slill as silent as the Sphynx. I le left the same day (or the west. In thiswiuec lion, the following stifrv from the Port loud telegram is of interest: I he news has just leaked out that Clulstlait Anderson, chief engineer of the Columbia Southern railway, and who Is now lying ill In Sninpter, is in that teni lory for the piupose of catrylng out the plans ol that company relative to the building n( a hue ol railroad to irauite Irom Shaulko. He ...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 15 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 11 April 1900

Wednesday, April n, 1900. THE SUMPTER MINER. ?. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR U, S. PATENT. t United Stale Mineral Survey No. i6. Appllctlon No 900. ' I United States Land Office, I La UranJe, Oregon, Jan. ao, 190a Notice It hereby Riven that In pursuance with the act ol Congress approved May 10, 187, the Colum bia Gold Mining Company, a corporation duly orga nised and existing under and by virtue ol the laws of the state of Oregon, whose post office Is Sumpter, Baker County, Oregon, has made application for a patent for the Cyclone Consolidated quarts claim, situated In no organized mining district, lu Uaker County, State of Oregon, In cluding the Cyclone and I'rotectlon quarts claims, and described by the official plat herewith posted and by the field notes on hie In the ofhce of the Register of La Grande land district. State of Oregon, as fol lows, with magnetic variation at ao degrees ja min utes east, vis: Description of the Cyclone Consolidated Quarts Claim (consisting of the Cycl...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 16 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 11 April 1900

i6 THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday, April n, 1900 M TALK OF THE TOWN. Mrs. John Hagen went to Maker City today. Attorney Starr is in Pendleton on legal business. Mrs. Hodkey is building a neat cottage on Warren Heights. Dr. (Jreenlec, dentist, is located over the Similiter Drug company store. S. I.. Lipscomb, a United States mail contractor, registered at the Capital last S.iturday from Kansas City, Missouri. J. I). Stoddard has commenced the erec tion of a two story residence, 24x60 feet, facing Granite street, near the school house. Deputy County Assessor George W. lett began the work of assessing the property holders of Sumpter Monday morning. Mrs. J. N. Hoffman, at the tent milli neryslote,shovs all the latest eastern hats and has received a line line of shirt waists and skirts. W. D. Woodford, a miner, fell down a steep Incline several miles from Sumpter last week, and broke his firm, which w.is set by Dr. Ilrock. C. I:. I.oomls, special agent of the United Slates laud ollice, is ...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 18 April 1900

THE SUMPTER MINER VOL I. SUMPTER, OREGON, APRIL 18, 1900. NO. p. rt ELECTRIC PLANT SOLD. TACONA CAPITALISTS THE FOR TUNATE PURCHASERS. Attorney Richardcs and Seymour BII Ne gotiate the Deal New Owner Expected to Arrive Here Tomorrow Ample Capi tal With Which to Make all Needed Im mprovemenU Week or Ten Days Be fore Light can Again be Furnithcd. A. C. Little, state fish commissioner of Washington, is expected to arrive in Sumpter tomorrow, with one or more cap italists from Tacoma, who came here look ing for investments. Arrangements have about been com pleted for the sale to these gentlemen of the electric light plant. Those who are negotiating the deal say it will undoubted ly be closed In a few days. Attorney Richards, to whom the prop erty was deeded some days since, to se cure him against loss of money loaned, has been engaged since that time In perfecting the reorganization of the com pany. He has finally made arrangements with Seymour Bell, representing these Tacoma moneyed me...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 18 April 1900

Wednesday, April 18, 1900 THE SUMPTER MINER. t CABLE COVE DISTRICT. PROMISING SECTION OF THE SUMPTER MINERAL BELT. Situated .Near Thi Camp, But the Roadi Arc Bad Geological and Topographical Formation Something About the De veloped Mine There. A short section of the bomitary line be tween Baker and Grant counties follows a mountain ridge which divides North Powder, North Fork of John Day, Bull and Big Umber creeks from the head waters of Cracker, Fruit and Sliver creeks. From that dividing line the i... r n,,.. iii fi nnrthwesterlv direction. while the latter (low southeasterly. The ' worst drawback ., .!. 11..1.1 u.u-i rtmAt from 'could be made a amereni nuRcs uiyiuiiik ... .......-..., I Point, is managed by Thomas F. Barbee, I of Iowa, who has a strong company back ' of him. He worked several men last sea son and intends to erect a mill this spring. There are two claims known as the Summit and Butterfly, owned by a Salt , Lake company, upon which work was : done this winter, whic...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 18 April 1900

Wednesday, April 18. 1900. THE SUMPTER MINER. COLORADO-OREGON. Cash Paid for this Producing Property. NEW TRAIN SERVICE. Sam H. Hayes, formerly of British Columbia, where for several years he i figured as one of the prominent mining J operators and promoters of that district, ' passed through Sumpter some three weeks , ' ago en route to the Quartzburg camp, near Prairie City. Sunday he returned to Sumpter and reports the purchase at Prairie of a valuable and well known property, called the Colorado and Ore gon, together with the buildings, which consist of miners boarding and bunk houses, blacksmith shop, assay office with complete outfit, and a 5-stamp mill, which has been in operation on the prop erty for several years. The Colorado and Oregon were origin ally owned by some Portland men, who I sold them to I. Lawrence, of Prairie City, ' in 189;, since when the mine has been leased to various parties, one man paying j 52 per ton for the privilege of taking out j the ore, from whic...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 18 April 1900

THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday, April i8, 1900 I'UKIISHIII I.VIWV WLDMStlAV IIY H. MARSH ami J. W. CONNEI.LA One Year Sis Months SUIISI.WII'tlOS WATTS AIWA'S IS AIIVASCI'. TL C. irvirvlar Minr can hold and manage cannon or fleets for i I IIC OUIIIJJICI I IIIICI any other than a constitutional end." I -; r Continuing, he said: "I believe noti only that perseverence in the present I policy will be the abandonment of the principles upon which our government Is founded, that it will change our republic into an empire, that our methods of legis lation, of diplomacy, of administration, . must hereafter be those which belong to , empires and not those which belong to re publics; but I believe persistence In this attempt will result in the death and over 1 throw of the republican party. , "Never was such a growth In all human 1 history as that from the seed Thomas Jefferson planted. It has covered the ' continent. It has taken In South America; FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION. , it is revolutioniz...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 18 April 1900

Wednesday, April 18. 1900. THE SUMPTER MINER. H t& VINSONS e l" 4! i Watch This Space Next Week i 1 tv ' .,: J. J -sfisiKWWjr V t"1 T 1 f ; 4j sfU'-jmmteo ''torn- Hfk h" r. HJ ' -1 ADB11I0N e k

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Sumpter miner. — 18 April 1900

THE SUMPTER MINER. Wednesday, April 18, 1900 ROUGH RIDERS' BALL. Most Dazzling; Social Event in the History of the Camp. conception of a mining camp dance. It resembled more a fashionable ball In a coast city. There were about 500 people present. At half past nine the stirring notes of the bugle called the dancers Into line for the grand march, which was lead by Cap tain Mulr, in full regimentals with side 'arms, and Mrs. Al Jones. Dancing con The military ball given by the Sumpter 1 !'u,ed1 rIteriptedly until several o'clock Rough Riders in Bills opera house Mon- ' V mor,,i"K day night, was undoubtedly the most. SuW" was se,rvcd to the first install da.ling s0J.1l event in the history of this I"1 of Kts shortly before midnight, cnm., in l-raterual hall, adjoining, and a couple ' The hall was decorated with taste andof hours, were required to wait on all artistic skill. Everywhere the eve turned ',re!,cnt- Lemonade nnd other Ight drinks were jicivcu .111 uuriiig me iiigm. were the t...

Publication Title: Sumpter Miner, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
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