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Died at the Hospital. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 16 February 1900
Died at the Hospital. Edward Hicks, well known throughout this. county, died in the County Hospital last . Friday evening of consumption. Doccasod was a native -of England, and aged about thirty-eight years. . Although a miner, he " had been prevented from following that vocation for soveral years by the disease of which he died. He had been an inmate of the County Hospital for some time, but medical aid was without avail. ;': •; , : He leaves two children, Pearl and William, tho former being under the guardianship of her undo and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas' Lemin. William is on a training ship at Mare Island. ' . ■ '. About seven years ago the deceased was divorred from his wife, who died over two years ago of consumption, and who was a daughter of James Bodinnar, of Amador City, and sister of Mrs. Thomas Lemin of Jackson, the mother retaining custody of the children.
House For Sale.—A Bargain. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 16 February 1900
House For Sale.— A Bargain. The undersigned offers her beautiful and commodious home for sale, either furnished or unfurnished. It is a handsome eight-room structure exclusive of bathroom and pantry, equipped with all modern improvements;.'gas in every room,, hot and cold water, complete sewer system, patent closets,. fine well in addition to hydrant water\ ' Located on Broadway, not three minutes' walk from postofflco, express office and bank —an ideal location for a business man. Neatly kept lawn: an orchard just beginning to bear, containing apple, pear, peach and Bg trees. Large lot. Barn large enough for two carriages, two horses and. feed. Everything kept up in first-class shape. This is a bargain for any one in want of a good home. . ' Terms, cash. Apply on premises. Mrs. E. b. Robertson, 2-9-lmo Jackson, Cal.
Page 2 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 16 February 1900
' NEW TODAY. Assessment Notice. Amelia Gold Mining Company. — Location of principal place of business, San Francisco, California. Location of. works, Amador county, California. •"VTOTICE is HEREBY GIVEN THAT AT _L&gt;| a meeting of the Board of Directors, held on the ninth day of February, 191 X), an assessment (No. 4) of Two and One-half Cents per share was levied upon the capital stock of the corporation, payable immediately in United States gold coin, to the Secretary, at the office of the company. No. 3JO Sansomo street, Room 4, San Francisco, California. Any stock upon which this assessment shall remain unpaid on the Hflecnth day of March, 1900, will be delinquent and advertised for sale at public auction; and, unless payment is made before, will be sold on THURSDAY, the sth day of April, 1900, to pay the delinquent assessment, together with costs of advertising and expenses of sale. By order of the Board of Directors . L. SCHUMACHER, Secretary. ' ' Olßce — No. 330 Sans...
Page 2 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 16 February 1900
?V -X . vj LIVE BUSINESS HOUSES. ||i WE'RE SWEEPING OUT I ■— — OUR — ♦ I WINTER STOCK! Special line of Underwear at cost. Cloth- B ing, Boots and Shoes, Hats, etc. Carpets!! and Matting, Furniture, Hardware, Grocer- 1 cries, ere. »m The prices are too small to quote; call 8 at the store. and see; they will surprise you.B NEWMAN I Main Street, Jackson ■ || || Complete I || New Stock Receivecl q' , Composed of all kinds of goods for Winter Wear || m : Vicuna Wool Underclothing I 5 Ready-Made Garments for Ladie j • Flannelettes I J Mackintoshes I -^ \i U ill Ui Ullcto ~^™"^™^' • BOOTS AND SHOES of the very latest style an. © pattern. The best stock ever brought to Amado w county 0 Fresh and new stock of • GROCERIES AND PROVISIONS • GLAVINOVICH &amp; PARKEF 2 CORNER COURT AND MAIN STREETS 9 Sunset Telephone : -+ MISCELLANEOUS. «35,000 IN CASH PREMIUMS ARE BEING OFFERED BY Tl^e CirLCin.rLsiti E3ra.qL-u.irex Nearest Correct Guesses on the Population of the United 1 States • To be ...
AMADOR COUNTY. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 16 February 1900
AMADOR COUNTY. Oneida— Jackson Gate. In the main shaft of the Oneida mine a station has been cut at the 2000 level and drifting is in progress. The old shaft has been un watered to a depth of 600 feet and heavier pumping machinery introduced. Lumber for the new mill Is being hauled from lone as fast as the condition of the roads will per- Zeila— Jackson. The old stand-by — the Zeila— which for about &gt; thirty years has been producing gold, is running full handed night and day, and forty stamps are dropping. , Hepburn G. M. Co. (Bellwether)— Jackson. Instructions were received recently to un water the Bellwether mine preparatory, it is supposed, to sinking. Mr. W: A. Knapp, who is in charge of the work, expects to receive instructions relative to future work as soon as the shaft is clear of water. Peerless— Jackson. Prospects grow brighter at the Peerless mine as the work progresses. Superintendent Osborne expresses himself as highly pleased with the outlook. He declares th...
EL DORADO COUNTY. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 16 February 1900
EL DORADO COUNTY. Democrat: — The Rosebud mine has put on a large force of men, and is still importing machinery, and supplies. They are running a day and a night shift, and they keep business moving. A force of men was put to work on the Spreckels mine, near Cedar Grove, the first of the week. ,: At the Gambrel mine Superintendent W. H. Frey has just let a contract for cutting a hundred cords of wood. ■ D..M. Burns and Thomas H. Williams came up from San Francisco Tuesday, and drove over to the Union mine the next morning. The oro at this mine is so rich that the plates are cleaned up every' night, the output amounting to about 91,000 a clay. The tunnel at the Leßeough mine has been run about 250 feet. The hoist at the Ribbon Rock mine was started up this week, and Superintendent Davis has some fine looking ore on the dump. Nugget: The Spreckels mine made a clean-up last week which was satisfactory. They have put on a full The Esperanza mine situated near Garden Valley has once mor...
TUOLUMNE COUNTY. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 16 February 1900
TUOLUMNE COUNTY. Independent: The Sun Rise mine at Pine Log will jbe started up shortly under new management. A more definite write-up will be given later on. . Another team for hauling marble from the quarry to the Sonora depot will be put ou the road in a few days. Regular shipments of said marble are being made to San Francisco. The Flat mine owned by S. J. Hamilton and situated near Zimbar &amp; Co's placer claim has been leased to Jones &amp; Co. late of Colorado, who are now at work developing the same. . :'"■• .V Fred Williams, one of the owners of the Star mine, and Mr. Elliott, who formerly held a position at said property, but of late was located at Angels, were visitors to our town on Monday. The water power hoist on the Fox mine was started up Monday and will be used for hoisting from the 90-foot level which is being run . above water mark to work the adjoining Hudson &amp; Calhoun mine! At the Copeland mine at Santiago De Tuolumne, prospects to t...
CALAVERAS COUNTY. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 16 February 1900
CALAVERAS COUNTY. Citizen: In the Commodore mine, near town, Superintendent Clary has cut the ledge, after drifting along it for 125 feet, after crosscutting from the 300-foot level, and found the ledge to be twenty -six feet wide, the assays being satisfactory to the management. Drifting on the vein northward has been resumed and will be pushed for a distance of fifty feet, when the ledge will be again crosscutted. These explorations are being made with, the view of testing the quality ! and quantity of the ore deposit, and will be the guide in the size and general character of the mill to be erected during the spring for the reduction of the ores of this mine. Judge Kinley, of San Francisco, his son Frank, and J. M. Lively have been in town during the week, dickering with the attorneya of the men having claims against the Fellowcraft mine, who hold the property under attachment. Judge Kinley represents Eastern capital, and the extension of sixty, days' time has been given them to ...
INSTALLATION AT MOK. HILL. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 16 February 1900
INSTALLATION AT MOK. HILL. F. and A. M. Officers Installed by Past Master Adams. Last Saturday evening Mokelumne Lodge, No. 298, F. and A. M.,. installed officers and had work in the Third degree. The following officers were installed by Past Master K. J. Adams of Jackson: Worshipful Master — E. E. Burce. Senior Warden — A. A. Switbenbank. Junior Warden — S. Luke. Treasurer — J. W. Meyer. Secretary — C. M. Burleson. Senior Deacon— T. C. Peters. Junior Deacon — J. Del-Orta. ■ ■"■ Marshal— C. E. Day. Stewards— J. Gneeco and J. ChamTyler — C. Jenning. The following visiting Masons from Jackson were present: 11. J. Adams, Wallace Kay, S. G. Spagnoli, Dr. A.M. Gall, N. P. Williams, Frank Taylor, Robert I. Kerr and James E. Dye. Brother Jones, of San Francisco, accompanied the Jackson delegation. Work in the Third degree took place before the installation. The pleasant affair closed with a banquet at the Legor Hotel.
The Hew Power Plant. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 16 February 1900
The New Power Plant. Work on the new power plant, which is being put up by the Standard Electric Co. on the Mokelumne river, two miles up the stream from the site of the old plant, is now under way and the job will probably be finished about the first of next year. The new plant will be at least double the capacity of the first one, and have almost unlimited water power. The road between the old and the new plant was completed a short time ago at a cost of from ten to twelve thousand dollars. It is one of the finest pieces of wagon road in the State. There is some talk of the old plant being used again, as the scorched dynamos can be rewound and a temporary shed erected at a nominal cost. In case this is done, Jackson and vicinity will be supplied with electricity for lighting purposes from the old plant, and the supply now received from Angels Camp will be discontinued.
Hew Incorporation. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 16 February 1900
Hew Incorporation. Articles of incorporation: The Amador King Gold Mining and Milling Company were filed in the office'of the County Clerk during the past week, the purpose for which the corporation is formed to carry on and conduct the general business of mining in all of its branches in Amador county; it is to exist for fifty years and its principle place of business ie in the town of Jackson. The directors to serve for the first year are: Stefano Mori, John V. Belluomini, G. Glannini, William Tarn and L. Poggi all residing in Jackson, Cal. The amount of capital stock is $100,000 of the par value of one dollar per share; the actual amount of capital stock subscribed is 925.
Native Daughters, Feb. 26th. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 16 February 1900
Native Daughters, Feb. 26th. Don't lose sight of the fact that Ursula Parlor, No. 1, Is preparing a treat for us all on Monday night, Feb. 26th. Among the interesting numbers the programme will contain, may be mentioned "Living Pictures, " choice recitations, instrumental and vocal music and many new' features that will captivate the audience. Do not miss this entertainment, if you want an evening I of pleasure.
SHENANDOAH VALLEY. [Newspaper Article] — Amador Ledger — 16 February 1900
SHENANDOAH VALLEY. A Surprise Party That Was Not a Sur- prise— Measles. Shenandoah Valley, February 13th. — The weather has again turned cloudy after a week in which we were voucshafed a satisfying look at the sun. The grass has made a splendid growth and all the gardens are full of roses. School was resumed on Monday,, the sth instant, after two weeks' vacation on account of the measles. The Sunday S«;hool nearly died' of the disease, but is now convalescent. 1 ~" Your correspondent is among, the number who knows more about the measles than before this last epidemic. Mrs. Emma Davis is here from Santa Cruz on a visit to her parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Forbes. : . - Miss Laura Ball visited her sister, Mrs. Jackson Cram, at the Bay State last week. . J'-s' Mrs. Elwood Brown was the guest of Mrs. J. J. Davis last Sunday. Miss Fanny Carter was given a surprised(?) party in honor of her seventeenth birthday last Friday evening. The surprise part of it was sidetracked, but as a party it ...