Mineral Wells, Texas

timed music floats on the cooling breeze, gallant
beaux glide in the mazy waltz, or bound in the buoy
monials of living examples are plentiful in proof
ant two-step, or bow with the stately minuet, and of the efficacy of the waters.
college queen, or society's recherche belle "trips the The drinking waters of the various wells, with
light fantastic" with unstinted freedom. Balls and analysis and curative tendencies, are briefly stated
~~~~~cotil~~lions are many. ~on the following pages:
cotillions are many.
The days are never monotonous. The many di
White Sulphur Well, one of the oldest wells in the
verging roads afford good driveways, and the liv
city, has a record of cures for stomach disorders, inery
accommodations are very acceptable. Large burro digestion, dyspepsia, kidney and liver troubles, rheumatism,
gout, neuralgia and nervous prostration. The
water is analyzed as containing:
Magnesium Sulphate........... 32.07565 grains
Sodium Sulphate...............180.96372 grains
Calcium Sulphate............. 9.19823 grains
Calcium Carbonate ............. 4.07853 grains
Magnesium Carbonate......... 23.59432 grains
Sodium Chloride.............. 19.28754 grains
Probably no other placet]Calcium Chloride ............. 8.03965 grains
Potassium Chloride ........... 4.97546 grains
upol auerAlumina ......................2.19764 grains
Silica ......................... 1.83041 grains
Organic Matter ............8.93542 grains
Total~~ Si i nG o .285.17657 grains
ON THE MISTY MOUNTAIN'S TOP
The Sangcura Sprudel Wells are very Popular.
The management claims many wonderful cures in
cases of constipation, dyspepsia, rheumatism, Bright's
disease, bladder disease, dee, blood disease, and a
whole flock of common disorders and chronic maladies.
ANALYSIS
Sodium Sulphate ..........306.94 grains
parties are formed, and trips over the mountains, Sodium Chloride ..........20.56 grains
with picturesque rocks, chasms and lakes where vis
Calcium Carbonate.........15.94 grains
itors can pass away the time in pleasurable recrea
Magnesium Carbonate........13.45 grains
tion, are frequent. Sodium Carbonate .........2.02 grains
Probably no other place in the country is more Silica ...............0.64 grains
happily blessed with natural conditions necessary to Iron Oxide .............0.08 grains
uphold a prosperous health resort than is Mineral Alumina..............0.05 grains
Wells. Its waters are of such variety as to meet Manganese Oxide..........0.03 grains
the requirements of almost every human ill. TestiTotal
Solids in one Gallon ..... 359.71 grains
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Texas and Pacific Railway - General Passenger Department. Mineral Wells, Texas. The Portal to Texas History. http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth21925/. Accessed August 20, 2014.