The West. (Florence, Lane County, Or.) 1890-1921, October 29, 1897, Image 2

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    A mining paper, alluding to tiie pre­
ns yet nwleclsred, but mentally-chosen , happens that commercial activity fol-
dominance
of Americans and American
lover. .Should the nuts burn brightly a low s» WOT. That was the case in
capital
in
Alaska,
says tiiis is out of the
*-rt»j»n«njefi xykry fbidiy mobnixg .— Fireside Diversion* in Keeping With happy marriage will result. Should the .Mexico after 1866, and in France after
usual
order
of
things,
as “British gold
the Traditions of All Saint»'
nut named gfter the man jump towards 1871; again the ease in China t nd Japan
has
developed
a
huge
amount of min­
— AT—
after
1894.
Considering
the
demand
Day.
the nut named after the girl she may
ing
property.’’
Tjnt
is
a mistake or tiie
there
is
for
Coban
sugar,
tobacco
an
:
expect a proposal before the next new
JFi op . evcjs ,
I m » e C ounty ,
O regon
misuse
O
t
th
e
A
o
r
d
develop.
Large
I «dies' ne m o Jon rnali
j
produce,
and
the
need
Cuba
will
feel
moon.
• - • by - • -
1 Any innocent joke, perpetrated in a
for material to replace that now des­ amounts of British capital, it is true,
i i H U K iW l i
apiritof friendly mischief, will befit Hal­
troyed, such ns machinery, railroad and are invest«! in American mines, but it j
OUR INTERESTS IN CUBA.
loween night. The idea of the olden
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i bridge iron, agricultural implements and was not put into ‘‘development.’’ Capi­
lime
centred
around
the
pairing
of
lad
a. f . Chronicle.
•
dumber, it follows that the island only tal is timid, Britisli capital most of all,
Editor and Proprietor,
and laaa, hence tlic chestnuts were put
The lielievf that peace in Cuba is needs peace to become a very busy and American mines were pretty well
“developed’’ before they could secure
the fire to test the future of those reasonably near is one that will give place. It is therefore to our interests
tiie investment of English money. Am­
I S. T R E A S U R Y RO BBED. before
whose names they bore: If tliey burned satisfaction to the uieirantile element in to press for a speedy end of the w ar1 erican nerve and capital have done far
steadily the courtship would go well, ( this country as well as to those who re- unless, as seems likely, the bankruptcy more towards developing the mines of
An Employe Caught Substituting Lead
if they (topped apart the course of true ■ gard tiie war only from the humane of Spain will bring the struggle to an British Columbia than lias Britisli
fur Silver in the Bag«.
money done on tiiis side of tiie line.
love would not run smooth. Hand« [ standpoint.
end without intervention.
Americans take chances, while the
glasses, with apples beside them, should
Our commercial losses since the out­
Silver dollars arc missing from the
ANTED-TRUSTMORTHY AND British capitalist wants to see what lie
! be placed here and there, so tliat the break took place, and as a consequence
treasury which may number thousands.
active gentlemen or ludiea to is buying.— Tacoma Ledger.___________
modern Eve may eat tier apple and of it, reach a surprising total. During
travel for responsible, catahlialied house !
Treasurer Roberts lias employed experts
wait for Adam to peep over her shoulder. the fiscal year of 1896 the value of our in Oregon. Monthly |65.00and expenses. I
to count pieco by piece the 4100,000,000
Greater pleasure, however will be Cuban trade amounted to only >47,548,- Position steady. Reference. Enclose
which ought to be in tiie vaults.
; found in the games which all may 610 as compared with >102,861,254 in self-addresseîi stamped envelope. The
Recently tiie coin was counted by tiie
play. The tub of waler, with floating j 1803 the year proceeding tiie trouble. Dominion Company, Dept. Y Chicago.
Made and M erit M aintains th econ fid en cc
weighing procusa, but Roberts will not
1 apples which must be lifted out by the This is a falling off of more than 50 per
F acts have have lately come to light ; o f th e p eop le in H ood ’s Sarsaparilla. I f a I
give a receipt to his predecessor, Mor­ teeth alone,' and tiie fork suspended I cent in three years,
m ed icin e cu res you w hen s ic k ; if it makes
allowing tliat Russia is destined to be­ w on d erfu l cures everyw here, then beyond
gan, until lie knows the full extent of
from tiie ceiling, with its lighted candle ’ Returns for the present fiscal year, so
the robbery, whirl) lie suspects lias at one end, and the apple, from which | far as they have been collated, show i come one of the first gold producing ! a llq u estio n th a t m edicinepossesses m erit.
* * * * *
countries. In Eastern Siberia, ex- J
been carried on for some time.
a bite is to be taken, at the other, will j that the grand total will be only about
perts report, there are larger deposits
Paring this count a trusted employe
These Goods W ill Run Out at Rates so Low That It W ill Make
cause much merriment. The search for >20,000,000, or one-fifth tiie value re-
of gold than are known in any other
was caught opening hugs which contain
tbe ring in flour is also much enjoyed.; corded for 1893. At tliat rate of d e -'
Quick Work of Their Distribution.
i country. These mines now produce
>1000 in silver, taking out as uinny as
Tiie Hour containing a ting is packed I creasa our trade witli Cuba must he 1
i over >35,000,000 a year, and the eoun- T h at is ju st the tru th ab ou t H o cd ’a Sar­
lie wisiied and making up the weigiit of upon a large platter. Tiie guests each
extinguished in another twelvemontlis
I try only waits tiie completion of the saparilla. W e kn ow it possesses m erit
tiie extracted silver witli lead. At the cut off a slice witli a knife, and the one
because it cures, n ot once or tw ice or a
of war devastation.
i great Siberian railway to multiply its hundred tim es, but in thou san d s and
conclusion of the count nil of the bags
uncovering tiie ring must pick it up
It would not take long, however, after
n d s o f cases. W e kn ow it cures,
showed tiie required weight,
peace has been restored to put the outpl,t 8ever“‘ ti,nes' At preBent the a th b o so u sa
lu tely , p erm an en tly, w hen all others
witli liis teeth.
| Ainoor river is the only route for fa il to d o a n y good whatever. W e repeat
U[ion the treasurer’s suggestion some
Lead, melted in large iron spoons, trade back where it was, and in tiie case
Of Ready made ICIothing, th a t M eans th at Mr.
of tlic bugs were opened, and so much may be dropped in water, and fortunes of a free and well governed Cuba, to re‘ chin* “ ‘e «oI‘* rel5ions, and trans-
«U
Cash can F it Him self out at
lead was discovered tliat a consultation told from tiie shapes it assumes. Great, build it up yearly Tiie plantations are portation is secured with great dilfi-
culty,
especially
as
everything
is
was held and it was decided to employ a amusement may be hail liy placing two not ruined. Tiie owners may be, in
Cost of M anufacture..
force of 50 clerks to go over the counting hickory-nuts, about three incites apart, which event they will s-11 their prop­ frozen up for eight months of tiie
Have some Special offerings in
in detail. Tiiis task will consume six on tiie hearth in front of an open fire. erty to men who have capital to carry year.—Clgde Herald.
Boots Shoes and Hats
months and will cost the government One is supposed Io represent tiie girl it on and production and consumption
Is the best —In fact the One True Blood Purifier.
E d u c a te T o u r B o w e l * W O h <'»*ri<reta.
Candy C athartic, cure oonslipalton forever.
>25,000.
u
ii
cure nausea, Indigestion,
who places it there, and the other, tier will lie quickly resumed.
usually 10c, 25c. If C. C. C. fa il, drc'.-a 1sts refund mono.'.
SiOOU S ! ' I,IS biliousness. 2ft cents.
T E C E
W
E S T . GAMES FOR HALLOWEEN.
INNOUHCEMENT
w . IT. WEATIIERSON
We are Prepared to M eet all
Demands for Winter
Goods, With a New
I*
Line of Heavy Woolen Un­
derwear, M itts, Fas­
cinators,
Hosiery,
Boottees, Oil Clothing, Rub­
ber Boots, Over Shoes Etc._>
W
M e rit
M ade
WE ARE GOING OUT
Hood’s
Sarsaparilla
A LA SK A
ALAMKA.
GOLD
TOWN KITES.
Golden Alaska i Once thought to be tail-
practicable and impervious to settlement and
civilization is new tlw most sought for and famed
region on tiro face of the earth, Its territorial
extent embraces an sren of land, five times larger
than England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales com-
bined, and more than three times tint size of the
German Empire and eight times larger than the
atatss of New York, Pennsylvania and New Jer.
sey. It is comparatively an unexplored country,
but that which is known, witli its marvelous
richness iq goid, surpasses ail) tiling of record in
the annals of the world's history; tliat today
there is more gold in tiiis region than ail tiie
world combined, Gold is now found in large
paying quantities in almost any of its prospected
dintricta, Its vust and unexplored are» hardly
touched as yet by the force of civilization, extends
its inviting hands to the hardy toilers of every
(dime, with the assurance of room and opportu­
nity for adventure, with tiie alluring certainty of
reward to thp frugal and industrious.
INCORPORATION.
Tlic Alaska Gold M'liing A Navigation C om -
pany of Florence, Oregon ia incorporated under
the laws of tlm state with a capital stock of
>100,000, non-ssepassblp and divided into 10,000
«hares of >10 each,
THE PURPOSES OF THE CORPORATION.
,
Aro to carry on mining operations on tlie Yu-
kou riyer apd its tributary waters in Alaska and
arrangements for passage, or in case of do-
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fault in making payments, tiie company agrees
One of the purposes of tiiis company is to to issue paid up stock to tiie full amount paid in.
locate town sites and supply depots at available
TRANSPORTATION RATE,
pjiuta, thereby paying tribute to its owu
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revenue and not to others. Being thus equipped The rate or fare from Portland, Oregon to
and possessed ot its own transportation and sup- Dawson City (witliout food supply) is >200. Each
ply depots, this company cm afford to “Grub passenger is entitled to 300 pounds of baggage
Stake” men of known ability and worth, and free of charge, and ten cents per pound for all
(or tliat purpose will keep a goodly number eon- baggage in excess of tliat amount. An exception
stantly in the field.
however, where passengers have freight in ex-
SPECIAL INDUCEMENTS.
cess of oue ton. Tonnnge rates 6 cents per pound,
To those of limited capital tiie company lias
arranged a price which includes fare from Port­
land, Oregon, Io Dawson City including meals on
Bhip and food supply for one year for >400 pay­
able in installments if desired. In tiiis wav a
person witli limited means cun feel assured of
hia living for ut least one year and not dependent
on others.
PRICE OE STOCK.
Tlie stock of tiiis company will he sold at par
until tiie sailing of its first vessel in the spring
for tiie Klondike country; alter which all un-
*°'d B,oe't
1,0 Advanced in price or held as
company assets. Being organise«! on the princi-
>,le of jU8tice t0 «” > and •P“c'*1 privileges to none,
i l *apre«aly understood tliat ail stock holders
will be treated «like. There will lie no ‘ sky
parlor" or ground floor. Tiie |>oor man's dollar
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The general office ot this company is located at
Florence, Lane Co., Oregon where ail cominum-
cations should be addressed to the Alaska Gold
Mining and Navigation Company, Florence,
Oregon.
CONCLUSION.
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Be it said tliat it is the desire of this company
to give the public its best assurance that its af-
fairs will I« managed and conducted on a broad
liberal policy, conservatively administered. No
expenditure will be made that will not lie bene-
filial to the profits of the company and stock-
holders and no risks entertained that can be
poesibly avoided. The welfare of the stockholders
means its own welfare and in every way it will
strive to merit the confidence of its patrons.
A bticle 9: A claim shall be recorded with the
Gold Commissioner in whose district it is situated
within three days after tiie location thereof, if it
is located within 10 miles of the commissioner’s
office. One day extra shall lie allowed for mak-
ing such record for every additional 10 miles or
fraction thereof,
A bticle 11: Entry shall not be granted fora
claim which hns not been staked by the applicant
in person in the manner specified in the reg-
uiations.
A bticle 12: An entry fee of >15 shall be
charged for the first year and an annual fee of
>10 for each of the following years.
A bticle 13: After recording a claim tiie re-
moval of any post by Mie holder or any person
in Ids behalf for the purpose of changing tiie
boundaries of his claim, shall act a forfeiture of
MINING LAWS.
the claim.
at
“HURD & DAVENPORT
Are extracted from compiler as follows:
A rticle 7: If any peraon or persons shall I
INFORMATION.
all
FLORENCE STORE AND SEATON BRANCH
CANADIAN MINING REGULA TIONS.
established to the satisfaction of tiie Gold Com
missioner, a claim for tiie bar diggings 750 feet in
length may granted, a new stratum of auriferous
earth or gravel situated in a locality where the
claim« are abandoned shall for tiiis
purpose be
deemed a new mine, although tiiis same locality
shall have previously been worked at a different
level.
In« il
il Ms it hit
M IK IN G
A N D N A V IG A T IO N CO.
HAM PTON BEOS.,
]]¡¡y goo¡)g CLOTHING, GENTS'FURNISHING,
-
All the Latest In •
Dress Goods, Trimming Etc.
«« .B L A N K E T S f o r 65 c . a P A IR ,.
SHIRTS 25cts. T O $ 1 .5 0
•
•
•
•
A
H AM PTO N BEOS.,
Eugene,
:
:
O re e ro n .
CARMAN’S
CHEAP CASH STORE!
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A bticle 14: The entry of every holder for
'*
HH valuable as the rich man s and haa the
For
the
information
of
our
patrons
we
quote
*
grant for placer mining must be renewed
**nie purchasing power.
the
mining
laws
of
both
the
United
States
and
#nd
^is receipt relinquished and replaced every
OWNERSHIP OE PROPERTY.
Canada now in force.
year, and an entry fee each year.
In the Unite«) States tiie term placer mining as
A btrt . e 15: No niinpr shall receive a grant for
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A property that the company has or may ae- defined by the supreme court is ground within "'ore H'an one mining claim in tiie same locality, F I A D D M P T '
R ffr' » m
Dry Coods, * Groceries * and * Notions.
Northwest territory—to acquire mining property
cither by discovery or purchase, and to operate
the same, and in connection therewith to develop
a general trading and transportation business.
quire urea ter cit er y laeovery, purchase,
or defined boundaries, which contains mineral in its but the same miner may hold any number of * L U
f \ t , IN
TRANSPORTATION.
otherwise becomes the property of the company
earth, sand or gravel; ground that includes vai- claims by purcliaso, and any number of miners
tiie title to tiie same being vested in the stock­
uable deposits, not of place, that is not fixed rock, uiay unite to work tlieir claims in common, on
Tiia company provides its vessels and makes
holders pro rata, in proportion to the number of
but which are in a loose state and may in most iueh terlnB as tliey may arrange, provided such
its own transportation equal to, if not the best in
shares possessed by each.
cases be collected by washing witliout milling, »«’•'■ngement lie registered witli tiie Gold Com- J
the Pacific Northwest. In order to accomplish this
SPECIAL TRANSPORTATION OFFER.
Tiie manner of locating placer claims differs from m>«»ioner and a fee of >5 paid for each reg-
the company doomed it prudent in justice to its
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tliat of locating claims upon veins or lodes. In ¡»tration.
patrons to construct its vessels and not attempt
Tiie following proposition ia an extreme low basting a vein or lode claim the United Stales
A rticle 16: Any miner or miners may sell,
to charter (as frequently happens) old mid worn
out hulks risking the safely and lives of the rate which includes tare from Portland, Oregon, statutes provide that no claim shall extend more mortgage, or dispose of his oi their claims, pro-!
thoughtless thousands iq their eager rusli ac­ to Dawson City for >400 and the follow ing foo«| than 300 feet on each side of the middle of tiie rided such disposal be registered with a fee >5
vein at tiie surface and that no claim shall be P»*<1 to the Gobi Commissioner, who shall there-
cepting any tiling tliat Hosts in order to get there) supply for one year :
360 lbs. of flour.
liniitnl by mining regulations to less than 25 feet ”P°n give the assignee a certificate of title,
hut on tiie other hand its vessels are being con­
J. W . CARM AN.
130
bacon.
on each side of the middle of the vein at tiie sur-
A rticle 17: Every miner shall, during the
structed of the bast material, by mechanics of the
50
canned beef,
face. In locating claims called placer, however, continuance of his grant, have the exclusive
highest order and under the direction of a master
50
ham.
the law provides tliat no location of such claims right of entry upon his own claim for tiie miner-
builder. Its ocean steamer is of standard si:e
beans,
75
48
butler.
u|s>n surveyed lands, shall include more than 20 like working thereof and the construction of a
und design, staunch, provided witli tiie best
60
«taasieated vegetables,
acres for each individual claimant. Tiie supreme residence thereon and shall Ire entitled exelu-
machinery, and will run regularly between Port,
30
dried apple«,
court has livid that otie individual can hold as "ively to all the proceeds realised therefrom, but
land and Kt. Michaels and other Alaskan port»,
60
sugar.
many locations as lie can purchase and rely upon be shall have no surface right thereon,
In connection with Ibis vessel, tiie company will
12 gal, N. t). mols
molasses.
bis ,<ossessory title.
A rticle 18: Every miner shall bo entitled to
provide a steam barge or river ls>at adapted
48 cans of fruit, 2 Ih. ««ana,
Locators,
however,
have
to
ahow
proof
of
clti-
the
use of so much of the water naturally flowing
especially to the Yukon river, of light draft to
25 Ilia of crack«*i wheat.
senship,
or
intention
to
become
eitixiens.
Tiiis
through
or past his claim, and not already law-
O
it
“
cornmeal.
ply between Kt, Michaels ami Dawson Oily ami
21
“
rice,
may
be
done
in
the
case
of
an
individual
by
I
ds
fully
appropriated,
as shall in the opinion of tiie
the Upper Yukon and which will afford the
60
“ salt,
own
affidavit,
or
in
the
esse
of
an
association
Gold
Conimissnm«*r,
be necessary lor the working
travelling public a line of steamers with trans­
36
“ coffee.
incorporated
by
s
number
of
individuals
by
the
thereof,
and
shall
be
entitled tq drain his own
portation (weilitipt combiping speed, safety and
12
" tea.
affidavit
of
their
authorised
agent
made
on
Ins
claim
tree
of
charge.
It bottles lime juee,
comfort,
acknow ledgement, or u|>on information and be
A rticles 18: A claim shall be deemed to be
48 cans condensed milk,
commercial ,
l'epper, mustard, soda, liaking powder lief. And in the case of a company organised abandoned and open to occupation and entry bl­
As tha company's vessels art pot ohsrtsre«l but ami roast,
under the laws of snv state or territory, by tiling any person when the same shall have remained
payments may be made as follows)
its own property, it naturally posecascs an ad-
n certified copy of the charter, or certificate of unworked on working days by tlic grantee thcre-
One fourth on signing contra« t.
* ¡Ullage over other com panic» in bringing goods,
incorporatton. The claimant has * fee of >5 per of. or by some person in tiis behalf, for the
One fourth January 1st, 1898.
wares, ipeychnndiag« mining supplies etc,, into
acre in the case of a loie claim, and >2.50 per space of seventy-two hours, unlees sickness or
Balance 3U dsya prior to sailing from Portland. acre for placer. The locators of placer claims other reasonable cause may lie shown to tiie
iho Klondike district and otliar available points
where tripling | oats will lc established at m a y Khnul.1 it appear that any ,»arty to 11« «hove an.l keeping ,w^ession thereof until a patent estisfaction of tiro Gobi Commissioner, or
be most advantageous to tl o l>c»t interests of e mtract should la-unable to make any further shall be iaaued are subject to local l«w, and Urn grantee is absent on lease g ir t,
CJj MEAT MARKET
Just Opened..
Goods as Represented.
pic company,
payments, or in case of in slility
to complete customs,
comnnemoorr
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