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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 1 February 1911

WEEKLY JOURNAL-MINER, WEDNESDAY, ITBBUABY 1. J911. 5 COMPLETE CODNTYISFINISHED Work of Art Compiled by E L Fishel Is Now Open For Inspection In The County Assessor's Office (From Sunday's Daily.) In Assessor Campbell's office, at the court house, may be inspected by the public two of the most important records that have ever been in evi dence heretofore, of invaluable and accurate data the large wall map of the land grant lands of. the T. & S. F. railway in this coufety,. and the numerous plat book- sheets of the county at large. The work has been performed by H. L. Fishel, the well known civil engineer, after two months of diligent labor, and are without a parallel in the history of this Territory, so far as correct ref erence is desired on land or kindred conditions affecting the taxpayer. The wall map ie six by five feet, and shows every section and quarter section of the lands embraced within the fifty mile limit of the railroad, in delineations of a section and quar ter sec...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 1 February 1911

6 WEEKLY JOURNAL-MINER. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1. 1911. CREATION OF NEW OFFICE ADVOCATED (From Saturday's Daily) "In view of the recent arrival in 3?rescott of Richard Waldron, Jr., in surance inspector, it is extremely de sirable that property owners use every effort to arrange for fire risks, for the protection of their own and their neighbor's interests, and for the reduction of insurance xates. The attention of this rep resentative of the underwriters was called to the condition of the elec trical wiring on several buildings, and in company with a guide, many Tjusiness houses were visited. While ome of the wiring- .was not in ac cordance with the latest rules of the Underwriters, he states that a great "portion of it is in good shape, and generally speaking, he is satisfied. "While it is true that Prescott has made improvements since the present insurance rate was adopted, includ ing the installation- of a fire alarm system, with a paid fire department, with the water works materia...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 1 February 1911

WEEKLY JOUENAIi-MTNEE, WEDNESDAY, FEBBTJABY 1, 1911. 7 OF R. E. EXPIRES PHOENIX, Ariz., Jan. 27. Gov ernor Sloan received a telegram yes terday from his wife, announcing the death of her mother, Mrs. W. E. Brown, at her home in Hamilton, Ohio, yesterday morning. Death was quite unexpected until within a few days, even though Mrs. Brown was in her 79th year, as her general health was good, except that sac suf fered considerably for a number of years with rheumatism. She was sud denly taken ill last week, and Mr?. Sloan left at once for her bedside, arriving there last Sunday night. HUMBOLDT CORRESPONDENCE HUMBOLDT, Ariz., Jan. 27. The Dutch dance given in Bickett's Hall on the evening of January 20th, was a great success, and heads the li;t of events in the social life of Humboldt. The hosts of the even ing were Frank J". Greiser and A. Avilla. The music was furnished by the local Mexican Quartette. Daring a lull between dances one of the musicians favored the guests by rendering a S...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 1 February 1911

9 WEEKLY JOUENAIi-MINEE, WEDNESDAY, FEBKCTABY 1. 1911. City News ...in Brief 1 (From Sunday's Daily.) 'On Business. Mrs. M. P. Lacey, wife of the Walker minig man, was in the city yesterday on business, returning home in the afternoon. "Visiting Friends. Mrs. J. W. Johnson of Harrington "evas -an arrival yesterday, and will remain for several days visiting Erlends in the city. "Verde "Visitor Judge William Stephens of Camp "Verde, was an arrival yesterday on his usnal -weekly visit to Mrs. Stephens rand the children who are residing iiere. "Visiting Sister. Miss Agnes Perry, teacher, of the Spnblic school at Walker, was an ar Trival yesterday for a brief visit with 3ier sister, Miss Maude Perry, the "Batter teaching in the Washington school. Cleave for South. Auditor and Mrs. H. P. Hughes of Che S. F., P. & P., accompanied by "Sir. and Mrs. W. C. Loss, the former the chief clerk in that office, left yesterday for a brief visit with friends in Phoenix, and on railroad "Cbusiness....

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 8 February 1911

Weekly Journal-Miner PIONEER PAPER OF ARIZONA. PRESCOTT, ARIZONA, WEDNESDAY HORNING, FEBRUARY 8, 1911. FORTY-SEVENTH YEAR. Proposed Constitution Too Radical For Washington CONGRESSMEN PREDICT ITS DEFEAT People Made a Mistake In Adopting All The Fads Opposition in Congress Is Strong Against the Ari zona Instrument Herewith are copies of signed let ters from some of the leading mem lers of Congress. The originals can "be produced if their authenticity be questioned. They are the views of influential Congressmen, both Repub lican and Democratic, one of them being from Representative Lloyd, chairman of the Democratic Congres sional Campaign Committee. The, consensus of the views of these men is that the Arizona Consti tution has very little chance, if any, of securing the approval of Congress. It emphasizes the point that the Journal-Miner has been persistently making, that if Statehood is to be secured the only method open is to vote down the proposed Constitution, and this being done,...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 8 February 1911

2 WEEKLY JOURNAL-MINER. "WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 1911. HUGH MOSHER HAS THRILLING ESCAPE (From Saturday's Daily) According to telephone advices re ceived at the office of "the Prescott Gas and Electric company, yesterday, Hugh Mosher had a narrow escape from drowning while endeavoring to cross the Verde river; near the com pany's plant on Fossil Creek, in the early mornig. He left the place on the return trip to Mayer, in a two- seated wagon drawn by two horses, and in endeavoring to cross at the regular point traveled did not appre ciate that the river was running high nor that the current was so strong as to wash away the ground to greater depth. The flow of water was deceptive and when he attempted to cross the under current floated the vehicle and whirled it down the ftreara with lightning like rapidity. Mr. Mosher was thrown from his seat and earried down for a distance of nearly a half mile, and was picked uji later on the bank in a famished condition by one of the crew on the c...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 8 February 1911

3 SAN FRANCISCO WINS BIG FAIR WEEKLY JOURNAL-MINER, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 1911. ARIZONA IS RICH IN MANY RESOURCES Chamber of Commerce Asks Assistance In Advertising Attractions of This County to Homeseekers lie i DEMOCRATS STITUTION in By Associated Press. WASHINGTON, D. C, Jan. tives, by a vote of 18S to 159, decided in favor of San Fran cisco for the Panama Expositio. This vote was taken on the regular roll call, to determine whether San Francisco or the New Orleans bill would have the consideration of the House. On the final vote the San Francisco resolution was adopted by a vote of 259 to 43. San Francisco adherents claim the fight is won, and that the Senate will confirm. Early yesterday afternoon the Journal-Miner received news of the result in a personal message from San Francisco, which read:, 4- Arizona Journal-Miner: "It is gratifying to us to advise you that the San Fran cisco resolution was given precedence over the New Orleans resolution by a vote of 188 to 159, in the...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 8 February 1911

4 WEEKLY- JOURNAL-METER, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 1911. Tke Arizona Journal Miner Oldest Paper in Arizona. Established March 9, 1864 Published by THE JOURNAL-MINER PUBLISHING COMPANY Member Associated Press. Published Every Morning Except Monday J. W. MILNES, Editor and Manager . TERMS: " Daily, per year $9.00 Daily, per month 75 Weekly, per year 2.50 Weekly, six months 1.50 Weekly, three months 1.00 Payable in Advance. Under the requirements of the new postal law, subscriptions are payable In advance in order that the paper may be permitted to pass "through the mails a second-class matter. 'Accordingly, subscriptions will be stopped at expiration Entered zi Postoffice, Prescott, A CONSTITUTION INIQUITY. Under the caption "The Bench or the Mob," the New York Sun says editorially: "The reckless populism embodied in the ijorm of Constitution on which Arizona is to vote next "Thursday ap pears in almost every article of that astounding document. Let sane Americans contemplate the propose...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 8 February 1911

WEEKLY JOURNAL-MINER, WEDNESDAY-, FEBRUARY '8, 1811, 5 1 Proposition Shall the Constitution BeRatified? Statehood League Challenged To a Public Discussion of The Question in Jerome And Prescott the Coming Week. (From Sunday's Daily.) Ever since the Constitution was adopted at Phoenix, members of the so-called Statehood League of Yavapai County have per sistently boasted that it was the greatest Jocument framed in the history of the world, and have declared it, to. be so perfect that neither Congress nor President would dare withhold their ap proval of it. Thus far these statements have practically gone un challenged but citizens who have carefully, .studied the document know that the document is honeycombed with buncombe and that it is not what it purports to be. If there were any assurance that the Constitution would be endorsed at Washington, it would be the duty of every citizen to vote for it, but all reliable information is to the effect that it will be rejected. In that case, ...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 8 February 1911

WEEKLY JOURNAL-MINER, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 1911. HOOSEVELT Dl NOW READY FDR DEDICATION ' FACTS CONCERNING THE GREAT DAM. '-- It is 1,800 feet long, 2S0 feet nigh and contains 326,000 - -cubic yards of masonry. -f. The reservoir will have a capacity of 56,623,000,000 cubic -feet of water, which will be used to irrigate 240,000 acres of land. --' The dam has been nearly six years in building, and will cost "the government about $8,540,000. - The location of the dam and reservoir is in the Salt River -3- "Valley, about 70 miles northwest of Phoenix, Arizona. SE- PHOENIX, Ariz., Feb. 3. The iRoosevelt dam, the stupendous en gineering work in connection with Ithe Salt River irrigation project, is vmpleted and will be formally open ed next month by former President Soosevelt, in honor of whom the dam -was named. Preparations already are Jander way to malic the opening a Tgala occasion. The event will be at "Scnded by representatives of the national government, public officials ""it Ariz...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 8 February 1911

WEEKLY JOURNAL-MINER, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 1911. T inn I OF Subterranean Flow Is Struck at Depth Of 360 Feet Boring to be Started On MH Perkins Place Immediately (jfnea sopmiBS moi) A. "W. Clevenger of Jerome Junc tion, who arrived in the city yester day, not only confirms the striking of a large flow of water on the Mutchler farm, near that place, but also says there is considerable excite ment over the feat being practically accomplished of proving that water is to be obtained- in great abundance if depth is reached. This is especially encouraging for that section, from the fact that it had been generally believed that water did not exist at a reasonable depth. The Mutchler well was bored with a ten inch bit, and when a depth of 360 feet was reached the subterranean flow was so extensive that it was decided to attach a gasoline pumping plant oij mm HAS AdUNIB m m m a. m a a WATER four horse power to ascertain the!rlving yesterday. amount of the flow. Constant pump ing has failed...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 8 February 1911

8 WEEKLY JOURNAL-MINER, a'EDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 1911. Ciiy News I a in Brief I i (From Sunday's Daily.) rFrom Smelter City. R. T. Walker, associated with the Humboldt smelter, in a responsible 'position, was in the city yesterday on a brief business visit. Visiting Friends. Mrs. S. W. Holder and daughter cf Kirkland Valley were arrivals yes terday and will remain for a few slays, visiting with friends. Goes South. E. A. Kastner left yesterday for 3?hoenix, on a business trip, for a few days, and while en route will visit -with his wife in Kirkland ,ValIey. Interesting Mission. James Merritt and Ed. Hill left yesterday for Phoenix, and if rumor Is any criterion, an interesting event 3s scheduled to take place . in the Capital City, in which the last named figures as a principal, leaves for Border. First Lieutenant Lowe of the Med ical Corps, U. S. A., left Fort Whip ple this morning for Xogalcs, where lie will be stationed with the Ameri can troops. Ho was accompanied by one man of t...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 15 February 1911

Weekly Journal -Miner PIONEER PAPER OF ARIZONA. PRESCOTT, ARIZONA, WEDNESDAY HORNING, FEBRUARY 15, 1911. FORTY-SEVENTH YEAR. ENORMOUS GRAFT OF SEATTLE pn pc UL ul Lowest Estimate Placed By Detective Burns At $300,000 A Year Members of Vice Syndicate Being Held Awaiting Grand Jury By Associated Press. v SEATTLE. Wash., Feb. 13. A special grand jury will be called at once to investigate the administra tion of the police department under Wappenstein. Detective Burns, af ter a survey of the vice district, sev eial mouths ago, was of the opinion 1hat the police rakeoff would prob ably total $300,000 a year. This es timate is lower than that of other in vestigators. Prosecutor Murphy announced that "he would ask for the grand jury, to morrow, and it will probably be called Friday. ' Members of the -so-called vice syn dicate will not be permitted to leave town. Burns and Murphy declare the evidence of corruption is overwhelm ing. As soon as the plans became known Burns and Murphy were besi...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 15 February 1911

WEEKLY JOURNAL-MINER, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 1911 SOCIETY CHARMED BY CHARLEY'S AUNT Entertainment Is So Enthusiastically Received That Management Decides To Reproduce It Monday HATPIN APPEARS CHINESE DOOMED TO OBLIVION (From Saturday's Daily.) Society turned out en masse to see what was beyond all doubt one of the finest local talent shows ever put on in this city, last night, at the Elks theater. Xot a vacant seat in the house; the great amount of deserved applause; the spontaneous laughs which the play caused, is the highest tribute the players could re ceive. Bouquets were freely given to the actors which they so richly merited. The curtain raiser "Van Bibber's Littlest Girl," was a .beautiful and pathetic one act sketch, which was well produced, W. T. King, in the leading part, making a distinct hit, while little Lorraine M. Davis, as the "littlest girl," covered herself with credit. G. 0. Vyne, as the ser vant, acted in his part in a way that could not have been improved upon ...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 15 February 1911

3 CALLED TO WEEKLY JOURNAL-MINER, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 10X1 WOMAN GIRAND OUTUNES CITY DADS MEETlMANAGER ALVORD NTERESTING REPORT ON COUNTY HIGHWAYS HER ROAD-BUILDING IN SPECIAL IS PERFECTING I PROGRAM SESSION LEAGUE Ninety Miles of New Road Constructed During Year and Many Repaired At Expense of $40,544,28 (From Saturday's Daily.) County Road Superintendent T. N. Childers has submitted to Territorial Engineer J. B. Girand at Phoenir, an interesting resume for the year 1910 on road work performed in this coun ty, which is to go to the Good "Roads Bureau of the Agricultural Department at Washington. Through the courtesy of this official, the Journal-Miner is , permitted to make excerpts which will prove of inter est. Mr. Childers states that ninety miles of roads have been construct ed, of which forty-three is locally "known as the Prescott Auto Drive way, or the loop, which traverses the Granite Mountain and Jerome Junction country, and returns by the Government target range at Po...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 15 February 1911

4 WEEKLY JOTJENAL-MTNEE, WEDNESDAY, PEBETTAET 15. 1911 Tke Arizona Journal - Miner Oldest Paper in Arizona. Established March 9, 1864 Published by THE JOURNAL-MINER PUBLISHING COMPANY Member -Associated Press. Published Every Morning Except Monday J. W. MILNES, Editor and Manager TERMS: Daily, per year '. $9.00 Daily, per month 75 Weekly, per year 2.50 Weekly, six months 1.50 Weekly, three months 1.00 Payable in Advance. "Under the requirements of the new postal law, subscriptions are payable in dvanee in order that the paper may be permitted to pass through the mails u second-class matter. Accordingly, subscriptions will be stopped at expiration Entered z'c Postoffice, Prescott, NO SURRENDER. Regardless of any action that has bn taken by certain Republicans f Maricopa county, in reference to changing front on ' the Constitution, the Journal-Miner does not propose to abandon or-even swerve from the position which it has consistently maintained from the' day that the Republican platf...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 15 February 1911

WEEKLY JOURNAL-MINER, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 1911 cIk& Social Mirror (From Sunday's Daily.) In response to the attractive in vitation issued by Mrs. I. L. Schmitt for Tuesday evening, in honor of Miss Eva Schmitt 's tenth birthday, forty-two were present to meet with the cordial hospitality and pleasure always received at the Schmitt home. The children enjoyed the af ternoon in a social way, rlaying all kinds of juvenile games, and par taking of the elaborate four-course menu, consisting of sweetmeats, salt ed almonds, sandwiches and pickles, a variety of cake and chocolate, and fruits, assorted. The house was ar tistically decorated for the occasion. Miss Eva'-was the recipient of many valuable and exquisite gifts, such- as touvenir spoons, handkerchiefs, per fume and many boxes of candy; also a Steinway piano.-and -hearty ..con gratulations for many happy returns of the day. Mrs. Schmitt was as sisted in entertaining and serving the ehildren by Mrs. Edward Stanley of Marshall...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 15 February 1911

WEEKLY JOURNAL-MINER. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15. 1911 ATIONAL BANK POPULAR COUPLE DECEIVES TWO llli BARS UNITED (From Saturday's Daily) The Preseott National Bank yes terday reported the receipt of two Soars of gold bullion, one from a new producer on Lynx Creek, of t$750 value, and one from a mine in tic Bradshaw Mountains, that will "weigh over $700. The names of Tthese producers were withheld from publicity. With the semi-weekly in- JHow of bullion from the Tiger Gold company, the Climax"bars of nearly 3,000 in the last month, and the concentrates, the output of the gold amines adjacent to Preseott has been "the heaviest in many months, and will reach to over $25,000. All of "She above mines have recently re sumed operations, which, with the ones running, regularly for several "months, and returns from which can 'BOt be learned, would indicate a re vival in mining to an appreciable ex tent. During the past month the amount of placer dust that has reach ed this city from several indi...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 15 February 1911

WEEKLY JOURNAL-MINER, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 1911 D USE Freseott, Ariz., Feb. 0, 1911. Republican Executive Committee Yavapai county, Arizona. Gentlemen: We are at a loss to know who isof Congress and. the President and I responsible for the challenge to a joint debate which the Yavapai branch of the Statehood League of Arizona has received from you. We know of no committee with the above title, and our presumption is, be against the Constitution, it would that if your; communication were I"0"1 the mandate of the people from the Executive Committee of vrhoni it professes to love, and would the Y'avapai County Hepublican Com-jrefnse to change a letter or a word m;to u Trmil ot iMst htt signed 'r a line of it. And in the next w tha tirv f that nrimnizntion. i - . And since prominent Yavapai Bepub lieans are among the earnest work ers in the great non-partisan move ment for the ratification of the Con stitution by an overwhelming vote, we cannot believe that the Yavapai county Republi...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Arizona, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Weekly journal-miner. — 15 February 1911

8 WEEKLY JOURNAL-MINER. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 1911. OCT INV UYS MINERAL HILL From Tuesdays Dallv) Goorge "Wood, one of the old-timers i iion are what largely influenced the Tf Arizona, was here yesterday from Detroit man to purchase the prop- IOs Angeles-, and made a transfer of "the Mineral Hill property, in which le and Major A. .1. Pickrell are in terested. The purchaser is P. L. -"Smith, a capitalist of Detroit, and "while tlie price obtained for the prop erty was not Riven publicity, it is un 3ersrood the transaction involves a; 'Saxgc sum. The property is known to ''be a very valuable one, and at one Stimc it was. aimler -option to the Ari aana Smelting company, the deal not cing consummated on account of the "panic. It is located in Yuma county, two aniles west of the Planet mine, on the Sill Williams Fork, and comprises thirteen claims About 5,000 feet' of underground work has been done on "She property, which has uncovered Barge deposits of copper and iron. The ore runs ab...

Publication Title: Weekly Journal-Miner
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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