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About The Sumpter miner. (Sumpter, Or.) 1899-1905 | View Entire Issue (Jan. 24, 1900)
THE SUMPTER MINER.
Wednesday, January 24, 1900
TALK OF THE TOWN.
A. A. Hammond Is in l.a Grande an
Several tons of grain hay (or sale. En
quire at Till- MINHR office.
(Jr. Greelee, dentist, is located over the
Sumpter Drug company store.
Seymour H. Hell, of land and "addi
tion" fame, returned to Sumpter Sunday.
H. T. Hendryx, a mining and real es
tate man from Baker City, Is in the city
and may decide to locate.
C. I.. Mellqnlst, the La Grande liquor
man and oA'iierof the Mint saloon here,
was .1 visitor last week.
J. 13. Kelt, of Dallas, Oregon, has come
here to reside, taking a position with M.
R. Mercer as prescription druggist.
A meeting of members of the Chemi
cal Engine company of the Sumpter Pirc
department is called for tomorrow night at
the city hall.
T. R. Necdham, an old newspaper edi
tor and former publisher of the Alaska
Searchlight at Juneau, is here to acquaint
himself with the district.
The Misses l.utle and Flossie l:arns
worth, of Heppner, were the guests of
Postmaster Kaliler ana wife for a week,
returning home last Thursday.
A. Walker, a former broker of Repub
lic, Washington, has come here to go Into
business. He says there will be a mighty
rush Iroin that district to Sumpter this
N. T. Collet), a successful and active
operator in Sumpter real estate, has given
up a good position as traveler for a Port
land house, and will make this his home
The A. C. Shaw company saw mill on
the Tictjcii tract, west ol town, Is rapidly
Hearing completion, and, weather per
mitting, will be cutting lumber inside of
G. I-'. Neal, a colored man 34 years of
age, died Saturday evening fioin pneu
monia. Case ' Co. had charge of the
funeral arrangements, services Mug held
at the grave yesterday.
S. C. Heebe, formerly a resident of
Hutte, Montana, and a contractor of long
experience, has sold his interests there
and come to Sumpter to stay. Mr. Heebe
was lor a long time an employe of the
l-'raser Chalmers mining machinery
l R. McWIIII.ims, who with three as
sociates, have several promising claims
about live miles out and near the Cracker
Creek road, has gone to Mountain Home,
Idaho, for .1 short visit, expecting to re
turn in time to continue work when the
snow goes otf.
Stt for Your If.
J. II. Hobblns, president of the Hirst
Hank of Sumpter, whose magnificent
building is now approaching completion,
extends to the publican Invitation through
THE MINER to inspect the interior con
struction of their bank vault, before the
finishing coat of plaster is put on. For
safety, in the real sense of the word, noth
ing like it has yet been devised in eastern
"Noble OutcMt" Friday Night.
The production of The Noble Outcast
on Friday evening next for the benefit of
the hospital promises to be a social and
financial success. The management have
decided to reserve the first four rows of
seats without further charge than the 75
cent price of admission, and all seats back
of these will be sold at 50 cents without
reserve. Go early and secure your seats.
Notice to the Public.
All consumers of city water must make
application to the office of the Sumpter
Water company before the mains are
tapped or any residence or business house
supplied with water.
sumpter Water Company.
NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.
T11 frank WhtlJIt: Ynu are liffrby notified thai
Samurl May anj C M. Kunklr, ynur ro-owncrt In
Ihntt c Main mineral claim known ai the King Ik
Rrnup, cuntltllnc nl Ihr Quern life, King lire and
lur lilrJ quart! rlalmt, dluatrJ In Grant anJ llaktr
diuntlei, near the (Sranltc roaJ, have performed the
atteMmeni work at required bv law, and jouarr
hrrehy required within oo days Irom date hereof to
pay our proportion of the expenditure upon aald
C R. KONKLK.
Sumpter, Oregon, January it. iuo.
DCSCKT UNI), riNAL PROOF.-NOTICE TOR
United Statu Land Office,
La (Srande, Oregon, January t. tvuo.
Nollrr It hereby given that Ikiyd C Elliott, of
Unliv, Maker County, Oregon, hat hied notice of In
trillion to make proof on Tilt deterl-land ilalnt No.
tii, fur the lot 4 tec it tp ta , r p U. W. M., lot 4 tec
h lp 1 1 1, r 17 1:. W. M., before county clerk, Baker
county, at llakrr City, Oregon, on
I rlday, the atrd day ol I ebruary, toou.
lie namet the following wllnettet to prove the
complele Irrigation and reclamation ol tald land:
Thomat J. Whlled. Michael Route, Cieorge Wll-
gater, ratilck mctiiennon.au 01 unity, uregon.
li. W. llAHUl'TT. Regltter.
NOTICE FOR I'UDLICATION.
Department ol the Interior.
Land Office at La (irande, Oregon,
January j. isuo.
Notice la hereby given that the following-named
tettler hat hied notice of hit Intention to make final
prool In luppotl of hit claim, and thai aald proof will
he made before county clerk of llaker county al
llaker City, Oregon, on IVbruary t, tooo, vli: II.
of Unity, Oregon, lor the nw 1-4 tw 1-4 tec it and
n i-t te t-4, tw t-4 ne 1-4 tec 18 tpitt.r 17E.W, M.
He namet the following wllnettet lo prove hit con
llnuout retldence upon and cultivation of tald land,
Ho)jC rilloll, Lewla rillolt, Thomat J. Whlted,
Patrick Mctilcnnon, all of Unity, llaker County, Ore
gon. E. W. tURUHTT, Regltter.
NOTICE FOR I'UIILICATION.
Department of the Interior.
Land Office al La Grande, Oregon,
January it, toun.
Nullce It hereby given thai the lollolngnamed
trltler hat tiled notice of hit intention to make final
ptool In tupiHirl of hit claim, and thai tald proof will
be made before county clerk ol llaker County, al
llaker City, on March I. iuuu, vli: II. E. (046 of
ol Sumpter, Oregon, tor the n j tw 1-4 and tw 1-4 ol
tw i-t and lot 1 of tec to lp o t, r it E. W, M.
He namet the lollowlng wllnettet lo prove hit con
llnuout tetldence upon and cultivation ol tald land,
I'eler D. L'tlei, J. F. Shelton, C D. Con, Itaac
Wllllamtun, all ol Sumpter, Oregon.
L. W. llAUiiun, Regltter.
' At r Jha
"Old age brings experience, and some kinds of
experience brings old age.
JUST MARRIED FOLKS
Some others, too, no doubt, will need furniture
for their new homes. We are ready to serve
them. We have already supplied satisfactory
furniture for hundreds of new homes; we can do
as well for hundreds more. Our stock allows
easy srlrctlon at all times. There is always
plenty here for every room in the liouso. All
our goods are priced on a cash basis and It will
pay you to give us a call.
Hed Room Suits, It 5.00
Hed Room Suits, better ones, Eastern Hardwood, 17.00
Wall Paper, per double roll, (nmrio tree). i$c to 1.00
Queen City Furniture Co. patter & hunger
Phone Red 361.
BAKER CITY, OREGON
Crockery, Glassware, Tobac
co, Cigars, Oranges, Candy
and Nuts. Everything carried
in a first-class grocery store
SUMPTER GROCERY COMPANY
ELLIS BLOCK, SUMPTER, OREGON.
WOLFF & ZWICKER IRON WORKS
REPRESENTED BY F. M. WADE.
Manufacturers of all classes of Machineryjjjn
eluding Crushers, Stamp Mills, Hoists, Boilers,1
Pumps, Air Compressors, Water Wheels, Etc.
Riveted Steel Water Pipe a Specialty. Cut.
Punched and Rolled for Riveting at Destination,
or made up Complete-
JJJ PLANS AND ESTIMATES FURNISHED J J J
Sumpter Feed, Livery and Freight Stable
CORNWELL & SULLIVAN: Props.
Horses Boarded by the day or Month. First
class turn-outs and saddle horses. Our spec
ialty is the quick and safe delivery of freight
and passengers to any and all points.
SI-HAY AND GRAIN FOR SALEHg
McEwen & Sloan, Props.
l-ivery Rigs and
ALWAYS ON HAND
Experienced Guides to all the Mining
Camps. Your patronage solicited.
THE BEST APPOINTED.
IN EASTERN OREGON.
No prescription too difficult to till.
(Service day or night.)
A complete line of druggists sundries, stationery and toilet articles.
The Sumpter Drug Co.
L. C. EDWARDS, MANAGER.