El Paso International Daily Times (El Paso, Tex.), Vol. 19, No. 311, Ed. 1 Sunday, December 24, 1899 Page: 3 of 8
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BL PASO DAILY TIMES, SUN DAY, DECEMBER 24, 18 99.
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BIG RUSH TO
A NElt DISCOVERT THAT EQUALS
THE CALIFORNIA DISTRICT.
The Mine* of the Onaynopa District Co-
ming to the Front—Scarcity of Hack An
imaltt - Large Number of Vines Denounced
—He cor dm of the Government Mlueral Of-
Ore Shipmenth to Crhuh Grander.
reports that the final payment by the ' No ingenir’y of barbarism—no devil-
Kiusas City Smelting company for the; ish invention of the masters of torture
mines In the Eolalia district will be during the time of the Spanish inquisi-
tnatle this week. This property is lo-
cated only three miles from Chihna-
hua, and lately attracted maoh atten-
It is reported that the Mineral Point
Lead and Zinc company, that operates
immense smelting works at Mineral
Point, Wisconsin, ia negotiating for the
purchase of some lead properties in the
Whitman mountains, this county. A
representative of the company was re
eently there inspecting the mines.
| Charles Perry, a member of the firm
Correspondence of t he Times. j of Perry Brothers, a commission firm of
Casas Grandes, Mexioo, Deo. 23— ] Chicago, was here Thursday having
Samuel B. Phillips passed throughj some assays made of samples of ore
Casas Grandes Thursday list en route from a gold claim near Nogal, New
to Bellows Falls, Vermont. He as jtiM \ Mexico, for which he is now negotiat
Sonoro and reports the !rru" -----—s ------- ~
discovery of a new mining section m
the southern part of that state, near the
town of Rio Chico, which bids fair to
out rival the fatnons California Gold
Gnlch district. A vein of free milling
mg The assays
gold to the ton.
showed 10 ounces of
George 8. Small of St. Paul, repre-
senting the Eureka Mining company,
was in El Paso last week on his return
b?£ traoedfOT^ mih^^Thi's has*been ^.i,^eJti,!K^e.c?PPe,:5™^“
in the Dragoon mountains, Arizona, on
Gear ^mfweirdTfiTd^Jn”^'^^^ whioh hw company has recently secured
Tbe vein runs from two to four feet in j
width and the pay streak averages 18 |
inches. Samples of th*- ore which Mr. I The Modoc mine at Hanover, near
Phillips brought with him go all the Silver City, N. M , is being operated by
way from 12 to 18 ounces of gold to the AW. Tenant who is employing 20 men.
ton ' ' j A gasoline hoisting engine was put on
Mr. Phillips states when the discovery j the main shaft during the past week,
was reported there was a rush of miners ——
from other parts of the country and
now claims have been denounced for a
distance of 30 miles He adds that great
excitement prevails and prospectors are
flocking from neighboring localities and
are searching the hills for new discov-1
erics. Representatives of California par- j Henry M. Beck, of Salt Lake City, hss j
ties are already on the ground negotia- j purchased a copper prospect near Chit-
ting for the purchase of some of the | ichnpa. Mexioo. He is now making ar
A big shipment of mining machinery
was sent front here yesterday to Alamo-
gordo consigned to different mine own
ers who have property in the Jarillas.
tion ever de-
vised an agony
so intf—';:., so
so nerve - har-
rowing as that?
which is suf-
fered day after
day by the
or diseased. There
are three most trying
times in. every wom-
an’s life; 1st—when
' irlhood blossoms
into womanhood; 2<1
is achieved ; 3d
when the capacity for motherhood ceases
(the change of life.)
Dr. Pierce’s Favorite Prescription was
devised to make these three periods safe
and painless by restoring to vigorous
health the organs involved. It soothes,
heals, nourishes. It gives Nature just
the help it needs. It is the only prepara-
tion of its kind devised by a regularly
graduated physician and skilled spec-
ialist in the diseases of women.
Me - too - medicines ore preparations
without standing or success. They are
the substitutes sold as “just as good.”
Having no record of their own, when Dr.
Pierce's cures are referred to they erv
me-too, me-too, like the cuckoo in a
Swiss clock. Don't accept me-too medi-
cines for “Favorite Prescription.”
^PO Buy Options or Contracts to Sell
inside residences or business prop-
erties at present values. Here is the
chance for all parties who do not believe
in El Paso’s future or advanced values,
to sell to parties who do believe in El
Paso’s future and will help to push it
along. For particulars call or write
A. M. LOOMIS,
217 San Antonio St.
Mrs. M. Rftrne**, of H ills F.-rtv, Shnstft Co., Cal.,
writes: “Mvpln*Mci,ui *m«l 1 was sufTi ring from
effects of ’cliativd of life.* I had heart ilis-
The Belgian Bakery
Furnished the Tennesse Volun-
1.200 LOVES OF BREAD
in F ve Hours Notice. This is
still another proof that our
Bread is positiv -ly the bet,
because the public has said so
for fifteen years and Unde Sam
gives good bread to his fighters
and he knew where to come.
don’t see me on the street yon
will find me at the . . ,
Drive all forms of
1 poison out of your
systevi . Dure or all
forms of disease ah’
Kolutely -tenured by
Dr. f. T. Sam’s
No minerals used.
The secret of his
’ success is: lie cures
Medicine mailed to
i any address. Office
311 St. Louis st.
12 HOURS FROM EL PASO.
Hot Mineral Springs,
STATE OF CHIHUAHUA, MEXICO.
The most unvarying climate, more sun
shlney days and most delightful surround Inns.
Kxeeptlonal advantages to parties who desire
pleasant winter quarters. Good hunting.
Table supplied with game,
The reduced railroad fare, and expenses be-
ing payable In Mexican money, brlnglt within
the range of all.
For Information, address
Norman E, Gai.entinb, Proprietor.
Gran Hotel de la Cueva.
E. D. Koblnson, M. D„ physician in charge.
AN ALL-THE-YEAR RESORT.
The original vein was discovered by
an old Colorado miner named Ripley
who has been for five years in the Sierra
Atadres and this is the first rich vein he
has struck. ,
Ripley sold out, his claim for $500and
the cost of denouncement, and the pur-
chaser the same day disposed of his in-
terest f, >r $3.000. r
Mr. Phillips is a stockman and knows
nothing of mining, but he has ad’ aueed
the money to a miner with whom he
became acquainted to begin the devel5"
opment of his claim, and it is proposed
that just as soon as development work
has progressed sufficiently to demon
strate th** value of the property a stock
company will be organized or else they
will sell out the mine for a big round
There is still » great scarcity of pack
mules around CasasGrandes. It is due
to the great number of animals
now being employed in packing ore
from the mines. Many of tbe mine
owners are shipping ore as fast as pos
sible for fear bad weather may set in
and delay its transportation, others
have opened up new properties and be
gnmregnlar shipments of ore. These
are the chief causes of t he large number
of pack animals now in use and the
present demand for more.
During the past week the shipments
of ore to Casas Grandes were a fourth
larger than the week before, showing
the extensive mining operations that
are now i eing carried on Some of
this ore comes from the Pilares district-
and some from the mines m this vi-
Since the road to Gnaynopa canon
has been completed arrangements are
being made to send to the slnelter some
sample shipments from the new gold-
copper prospects that are jnst being
opened. These mines are located some
distance north of the Seven Star nrop-
erty, and receut assays indicate they
will prove as valuable as that noted
E R. Bradford, representing a Den-
ver, Colorado, company, passed thr> ugh
Casas Granites this week on his way to
Bacerac He has gone to inspect a
group of copper mines for which a sale
involving au expenditure of $10,000 is
The report of a rich copper strike near
Corretas has been verified The ledge
was looated by Mexican freighters. It
is said some Americans b .ve now se
cured an interest in the m. a and pro
pose to begiu at once to sink a shaft
The last assays of ore run 50 per cent
copper and a trace of gold
The recorders of the mining office
show withiD the past thirty days there
have been seven new denouncements
within a distance of forty miles of Casas
Grandes. Considering the number of
mines previously located this is a re-
rangement? to develop the property.
The new hoisting machinery for the
Tcpedo and Modoc mines in the Sacra-
mento -mountains, bus been received,
aud it is now being installed.
uu. uillu >11 vunuk' »»» me. a iiuu iu.ui
case, and female IrotiMe and rheumatism. My
head was so dizzy I could hardly *t.uui up. When
I began Dr Pierce's medicines I improved right
along. I took seven or cv»ut bottles of the ' Fa-
vorite Prescript ion,’a tea*.poonful three times a
day, and the ' ’Measarit Pellets'at night. I feel
as well as I ever did. I take great pleasure in
rf'cmnniemlimr I')r. Pierre's medicines tn snlTer-
recommending Dr. Pierce's medicines to sufTer-
ing women. I think that they are the best
medicines in the world.”
Tbo ore shipped last week from the
San Pedro mines, in the Sierra Madre
country, was seven oars more than the
MINES AND MINING.
for all nurpoiws
and complete line of
A very rich strike was made recently
twelve miles northeast of Lsk» Valley,
N M., by Col. Parker-of Kingston and
J. M. Webster of Hillsboro. A small
lot gave returns of 2.514 ounces gold
and 8,410 ounces silver, or about $75,
000 per ton. Tbe find has caused con
siderahle excitement at the mining
camps in the vicinity.
Fassett & Kelly,
El Paso, Tex.
A Dew discovery is reported 60 miles
west of Chihiiahna It is a lead-silver
proposition arid the assays run high.
The last assays run 50 per cent lead and
300 ounces of silver to the ton. There is
plenty of capital bick of rhe mine, the
property having been purchased by Chi
bn-ihna parties and development work
will begin at once.
WARD & CO.
,T. H. Alward, a mining man from
Chicago, who is now located in this city
has secured a title to some promising
copper properties in the San Audrers
mountains, near San Marcial, New
Mpxioo. He has also obtained an option
on several gold prospects in tbe Rose
dale district about 35 miles east of San
,T. E Sheridan is shipping lead carbo-
nate ore to Silver City from his Carbo
nate King mine in the Big Hatchita
The Mollie Gilson, a fraction claim
in the Jarillas, was sold last Friday by
Uncle Billy Bird to a Texas company
The Bisbee Mining company has late-
ly purchased several more undeveloped
copper mines near Placeritos, Sonora.
Dr. J. A. Samaniego has moved his
office to Nos. 13 aud 14 Center block.
The report comes that there are six
inches of snow on the plains east of San
The “Spider and Fly" company will
arrive over the Santa Fe road this
A permit was issued to W. B. Hardin
yesterday for a building on Kansas
street, to cost $500.
George Orr was taken to the county
jail on a charge of theft, but gave
bonds aud was released from custody.
Dr. George H Higgins, homeopath
ist, has removed bis office from the'
Sheldon block, and now occupies room
10, Plaza block,
Captain Pitt of the Salvation army
proposes to give a basket dinner Christ
mas to the deserving poor. Any dona-
tions for this purpose will be thankfully
Christmas day the Rev. F Goodson,
the recently appointed elder of the M.
E Church South, will preach bot'i
morning and evening at Trinity
The Times force yesterday reoeived,
as a Christmas present from the popular
Belgian bakery, a fine fruit cake, which
the printers did full justice to last
night. Mrs. Gomoets never forgets the
Times o i Christmas.
Elders D L Miller and F. R. Taylor,
of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter
Day Saints, will hold a meeting at
Chopin hall on Wednesday at 7 p m , to
which the public is invited aud where
no contnbntion box is passed aronnd.
The old favorite, the Parlor saloqn, at
the corner of San Antonio and El Paso
streets, has changed hands. George
Ogden has purchased the place from A1
Howard and under his management
the Parlor will, if possible, become even
Tbe Z-iger Hotel will open its mag-
nificent Buffet on Christmas nmrning
Tbe public is cordially invited to be
present to receive greetings of the sea
iEAHDER TKAH EVSR
SHE NEW JOLLY, FANTASTICAL
M. B. LEAVITT’S
Gorgeous Spectacular Extravaganza
’RESENTED UPON A SCALE OF CiRANDEtIK
_ AND REGAL SPLENDOR.
Which arc Lsclnl as well as Ornamental. =e
RfWell, here we are afftin for the twentieth time, with the
be4 .’elected stn k ot 4HOL DAY COOhS ever brought
to Hi Paso. Besides our regular line ot Comb and Brush
Cises, Glove, Collar and Cuff Boxes, etc, Iron and Mediani
cal Toys. DOLLS! DOLLS! DOLLS! Juvenile and <>t Backs
Xmas Cards and Calendars.
r We bought this year a line of Opal Hand-Painted Ware;
also Morimura or Japanese China, tbe best possible imitation
ot Dresden China, but at half tin price. Remember that we
sell you poods at a fair profit and do not charge you cost on
some and rob you on the remaind *r. Come ahd see our goods
and get our prices, at the Old Reliable.
W. A. IRVIN Sc CO.,
113 HI Paso Street.
THE MAGNIFICENT SCENERY
'i HE GOKiiEUi;:-, COSTUMES
THE SUPERB It VLI.KTS
THE GOLD AND SILVER MARCH
THE \ AUDEVII.L.K SURPRISES
THE NEW tills IN
At Myar’s Opera House, El Paso,
Independent Assay Office
.Ag<'nt for Ore Phi]'
pern. A#8H)8 hid
■ IRKS KXAJIINK9 AM
KKI’OKTKD H ON.
Bullion Work a Specialty
P. O. BOX 00.
Offlo* and Lahomtoryi
Cor. San Francisco
B Chihuahua Sts.
EL PASO. TEXAS
j THOMAS A. DWYER, jr"’1
CALL IN AND SEE OUR GASOLINE ENGINES
reoeived in car lote. Full guarantee on each.
EL PASO FOUNDRY AND MACHINE CO.
—— '.£ -TirrH—EL PASO, TEXAS—-::u=h
1 AND RECEIVING AND FORWARDING AGENT,
8TATE OF CHIHUAHUA, MEX
r,____________________________________ J Buvb and Bells native and foreign
son, and to partake of the American ' | products on commission, aud re-
•" ’ ----------3 Those who I * a"A v~
tnrkey that will be spread Those who ! £ eeives and dispatches freights by
may not have arrang’d to eat turkey 5 rl*iL express and wagons,
on that day are earnestly requested t-’o %\
be on hand and acoept the hospitality of
the house without charge The “Zsi
ger" is the lateLindell Hotel.
Walter Gales, a visitor in the city.
Mr. Satano. the manarer for Keteleen
& Degeteau’s business at Chihuahua,
First class restaurant in every respect
First class cooking. Short orders daj
Dinner Daily at 3 p. m.
28 El Paso St, next to Cooper a
1 „ • a-
Every Weber Engine is Tested
in the most thor-
ough mariner be-
fore it leaves our
shops,—I* riqulr- cj
IH to carry its full
fl load for four days,
h nrwI igr-ii/WlIv O'-t
47i_iX \Js^\ i \ 'Wf and is r hr idly test
I . w \V j 'yu-' ed foritsconsump-
c&r .oSSisSSrL- tlon of fuel. No
en*tne that fa Is
to meet these tests ever goes out of our
shops. We could not afford to let It. Send
W.lnr um and G.gollua Engine Co.
427 8. W. Boulevad, Kansa* ClTT, Mo.
was arrested last night by Officer Biliv
Smith for the alleged theft mf a pair of
gold glasses Gales has been drunk for
severaldays and it is alleged that while
in tWat state he picked up the specta
oles in the Parlor saloon that Booth*r
man had laid down and walked off
with them When arrested it is alleged
h“ admitted to the > ffloer he bad taken
them but had lOst them and did not
know why he had done it.
The Las CrnoesfD. A. C ) Republican
says: Jann Bernal wa« indie’ed this
week for the lonrder of Ranger Fnssel
man ten years ago He will be extra
dited from New Mexioo as he has just
completed a term at the Santa Fe peni-
tentiary He was a pal of Geronimo
i Parra who is now under death sentence
at El Paso for the same crime Ben
Williams arrested Bernal last July, and
has also furnished the mo-t of the evi
dence to convict the two for the murder
, of Fnsselman.
Assay and Chemical
Corner Stanton and BtLoOlestreets.
P. O Bo* »?, El Paso. Te*»i
Umpire and control assays a specialty. W
a :t as agents for shippers of ore to smelter
1 tsMomn-lotviA nulL’I'nd
PICKINGS FROM THK l’KCOS.
THE CUSTOM ASSAY OFFICE.
119 San Francisco street, u..,;
Godfrey Hughes. J. A. Halstead.
Use Pillsbnry's Vitos the ideal wheat
food For sale at the El Paso Grocery
Snow tftnfl Mud Tn lib Them -
If You Want
We are now han ling the White Oaks
and Old Abe coal in this market; and
guarantee it superior to any other for
heating purposes Phone 825.
White Oaks Fuel CO.
Correspondence of the Tim ns.
PECOS, Texas, Deo 22—This town i-
in a very muddy condition anil Christ
mas trade is very dull in consequence.
Thao. Beddo of Dallas is in town on a
business and pleasure visit.
There is reported to be twelve inch* s i
of snow covering a big part of the coun-
try about fortv miles north of here.
The late snow and rain in part of the
country insure good grass in the spring.
C 'ttle are in fine condition and no los.*
has been reported from the recent cold
E H Lindsay, P, McCormick and G
E Mdnto-h are here from Roswell; W
L Evans is in town from Armarillo.
Ir' C0’’ 1 Gold & Copper Claims
Use Pillsbnry’s Vitos, the ideal wheat
food. For sale at the El Paso Grocery
Batter milk. El Paso Dairy Co,
Gasoline Assay Furnaces and
t Agents for the Denver Fire Clay
IN THE JARILLA,
h a : or interests in same, address
A. W GIFFORD,
Box 12, El Paso. Texas.
Two hundred boxes of new prunes
just received at the El Paso Grocery Co
4 pounds for 25 cts.
Ask for the EL PA80 TRANSFER
the beet five cent CIGAR in the mar-
Sheet Metal Work, Tanks,
Pumps and Supplies.
Momsen & Thorne,
112-114 a Oregon St., EL FASO, TEX,
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El Paso International Daily Times (El Paso, Tex.), Vol. 19, No. 311, Ed. 1 Sunday, December 24, 1899, newspaper, December 24, 1899; El Paso, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth580397/m1/3/: accessed November 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Library Consortium.