Gold Hill news. (Gold Hill, Jackson County, Or.) 1897-19??, January 29, 1897, Image 5

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    GOLD HILL NEWS.
The Future Prosperity of Gold Hill, Depends Entirely Upon the Enterprise of Our Citizens.
F lr » t T e a r
GOLD HILL JACKSON COUNTY, OREGON JANUARY 29, 1897.
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M in g le C o p ie s 5 C e n t s .
The Extra Session.
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EAST
I concern, and if the ledge holds its
own at the 250 foot level, suitable
works will be put up to treat the
ore.
51 it in b e r I .
S u b s c r i p t I o n W1.5U.
Murdered at Cheleo.
D. Hartm an Shot and Killed Near the
McKinley Says it W ill be Called March
15th, 1897.
T hose K ickeks .—One of the most
Oregon Border.
interesting and amusing events of
VIA
the season, took place in our lively
Somewhat meager particulars
P hiladelphia , Jan. 27.—Con­ little town last Saturday, when the
gressman J.C. Sturtevant, of Craw­ Central Point and Gold Hill elevens | have reached this city of a murder
ford county, who will succeed Joseph sociably came {together on football committed in the Chetco mountains
field and initiated tlie game, in all j about 2;» miles north of Chetco, on
! Sibley in the next congress, is in
its degrees. The boys in our sister I the 21st inst.
this city. He eaid that he had call­
town very kindly consented to j
Hartman, an expert miner
ed on President-elect McKinley and
come and play with our boys for ! Rom Groveland, N. 5 ., and a man
that the latter said:
of I the practice and knowledge of the ' named Jones had same difficulty,
“I will call a special session
game that would be derived there- growing out of a dog-tight, when,
congress on March 15, and unless 1
without any other provocation than
change m y mind you may be in from. They are a very clever and the mere disagreement, Jones seized
Washington by that time; I de­ gentlemanly congregation of foot- a Winchester and shot Hartman,
sire to have my protective system ballists and succeeded in teaching
our hoys a great deal, pertaining to hilling him instantly. Jones then
inaugurated immediately upon my
the game. The score, at the end of
:lI'd *8 supposed to lie headed
TO
inauguration, and I want a meas­
this way, though so far ns known
two
twenty-five
minute
halves,
ure passed that will immediately
no effort is being made to capture
stimulate business and give idle stood 10 to 4 in favor of the Central him.
Point team, and their 10 credits
men work.”
The shooting occurred at a m in­
were
won strictly through fleet and
Congressman Sturtevant said
ing
camp and was witnessed by hut
further that no Pennsylvania man meritorious work. Come again one man, who had camped with
would be in the McKinley cabinet. hoys is the sentiment manifested by Jones, and who, in company with
all our team.
The Gold Hill Miners. I’. Costello, the postmaster, at
Smith River, Cal., took the body to
M in in g News.
Chetco, where it is being embalmed
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By a Mining Man.
for shipment East.
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Jones is described as a man 5 ft.
Doctor Braden will start his
8
in.
in height, weighing 150 lbs.,
quartz mines and mill going next The City Is Completely Surrounded by
nearly
bald-headed, with a sandy
week.
complexion 'Hie name Jones is
Beautiful Mountain Scenery.
J. Beaman is taking considerable
believed to be assumed.
ore out of the Ritter and will start
his mill going shortly.
The Ferris Wheel Suit.
Gold Hill is situated on the main
Meara & Jones are developing line of the S. P. Co’s, railroad 52}
C hicago , Jan. 25.-—A judgment
their Sardine creek quartz ledge. miles north of the California state for $84.000 in favor of tho World’s
It shows well for the work done.
line by rail, 16| miles north of Columbian Exposition Company
Parties are negotiating for fhe Medford and 18| miles east of was entered today in Judge Burke’s
Sardine creek placer fiields situated Grants Pass. We have two good court against the Ferri3 Wheel
a mile and a half below town. sawmill’s, within half an hours Company. The judgment is for
This is a very extensive gravel de­ drive. One good flouringinill with the World’s Fair Company’s share
posit but requires capital to bring a capacity of 25 barrels per day. of the gate receipts during the ex­
in water for its proper working.
This mill is located on the hank of position.
The Black Channel on Foots Rogue river and is equipped with
No More Women Clerks.
creek is being put in working order the latest improved machinery,
L ittle R ock , Ark., Jan. 25.—Tho
Large reservoirs, flumes, etc., are which is driven by a large turbine
Arkansas
state senate passed a hill
being built, and they propose to wheel, supplied with an immense
get their share of the yellow metal, pressure of water which is taken providing that hereafter none hut
of which they have a goodly lot in out of Rogue river only a short dis­ qualified electors shall hold any
tance farther up. Large quantities position within the gift of the Ar­
their extensive gravel beds.
of the finest lumber in the world kansas legislature. The army of
A countless number of small pla­ are tributary to the mills of this women who besiege tho members at
cer mines are operated around Gold
every session to secure votes for
place.
Hill.
With a high line ditch
Our Public Schools are second to clerkships is responsible for tho
Southern Oregon would produce none in the state.
action of the senate.
several millions in gold every year.
Our water power is unequaled.
We shall call the outside worlds
Airships Numerous In California.
Our mining prospects are excell­
attention to this matter later on.
L odi , Cal., Jan. 25.-—The airship
ent.
A number ot people are out pock­
A glimpse at our advertising col­ craze lias been revived here by the
et hunting in the hills. Some of umns will give our readers some j appearance of an aerial navigator
them are very successful, but we idea of the business capacity of the in daylight.
Many people in
are not here to set pedple wild, or city. Although there is plenty of Acampo, three miles north of here,
to cause a stampede and shall room for other lines and probably saw it the other afternoon sailing
therefore not say anything about some already represented.
over as plain as the sun. It seem­
Through Palace and Upholstered Tourist Sleepers- old tin cans or floor sacks full of In the near future we expect to ed as big as a small house, anil
gold nuggets.
get out a handsome illustrated edit­ looked like it was built of canvas.
Dining and Library Observation Cars.
It went southeast. Some farmers
Mining promises to lie lively ion, showing the public buildings
also
saw it the same day near here.
and
business
houses,
and
probably
around Gold Hill this season.
The
ship
seemed to he under perfect
Kane creek within half a mile of one or two of our Hydraulic placer
control.
town is under Ixind to Boston gen- ra*nes °f which we have a number,
Our mining industry is spoken
For Tickets and Full Information Regarding Your tlemen. They will take water I of in another column.
S pecial S chool M eeting .- L ast
(5000 inches) from Bear creek.
Saturday
at the call of the hoard,
Trip via
This will require a ditch thirty j
a special meeting was held for the
tmiles in length, which will give' Frank Wheeler,
„ the painter and
iperhanger
will
guarantee
them 400 feet fall at the head o f, paperhanger
any purpose of electing a director> to
fill the vacancy made by the re-
i
work
in
his
line
to
give
satisfaction
! Kane ereek, enabling them to han-
tf. j moval from this city of J. W.
Prices
to
suit
the
times.
¡ die their extensive gravel deposits
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Markshury to Medford, and to vote
with ease.
T he \\ ay to C hue catarrh is to a (iix p, pay the ¡ndehtidness of the
The old Gold Hill mine, said to purify the Hood, and the surest,, district. W. II. Beidler was elect-
C A LL ON OR K D D R C SS
have produced from $180,000 to safest, best way to purify the blood (!,i to fjll tlie vacancy and a ten (10)
$600,000 in one pocket in early is by taking Hood s ¡Sarsaparilla, ,njH tax was levied to meet the in-
I. E. DEBOY, Agent, Gold Hill.
days is deing developed by a cross the One True Blood Purifier,
i debtedness, except the wages of
BEN A. LOWELL, Agent, Woodville. cut tunnel, cutting the ledge at a I H ood ’ s P ills are prompt, effic-1 teacher’s. The board was also in-
depth of about 260 feet, and it is to
aiway9 reliable, easy to take, structed to advertise to recievebids
J. E. ENYART, Agent. Medford.
lie hoped that they will get what caFy to opprate.
3 i for the rent of the Hull over tho
» B. U. DENNISTON, C. P. and T. A..
zt.
they are after, namely: plenty oil
school rooms for the period of one
year.
122 Third Street, Portland, Oregon. pay ore. This company is a strong! Rlpans Tabules cure dizziness.
St. Paul, Minneapolis, Duluth,
Chicago, St. Louis, Philadelphia,
New York, Boston.
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C ountry ,
FORT STEELE,
LIBBY CREEK,
YAKT,
PRIEST RIVER
NEWPORT,
TRAIL CREEK,
ROSSLAND,
NELSON,
AINSWORTH,
KASLO,
ootenai
And all
Services - and - Scenery - Unequaled.
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Take a Look at Gold Hill.