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About The Sumpter miner. (Sumpter, Or.) 1899-1905 | View Entire Issue (Feb. 28, 1900)
THE SUMPTER MINER.
Wednesday, February 28, 1900
LIQUOR LICENSE $1000.,
' ing it From $400.
The city attorney was Instructed at the
meeting (if the city council Saturday even
ing to draw up an ordinance increasing
the lliuor license fron $400 to $1000, per
mitting it to he paid ll.irterly
'I he message was read from Mayor
ilr.iu vetoing the cmpoiiiiding ordinance,
the veto being based princip.illy on the
ground that it vv ill work a hardship on
poor people. He slated ill this message
that he would approve a similar measure
slxly days hence. It was decided to draft
another ordinance, with some minor
changes suggested hy the mayor.
I?raul Amell resigned from the police
Inrcc, hut 110 action was taken 011 the
'I he mayor delivered to M. I:. Thorn
toll, chief of the lire department, a hand
some hadge of his ollice, presented hy A.
( 1. Long, s ho sold die lire apparatus to
A resolution was passetl leipiesting all
householders to have numbers placed on
'IhcAUtireu ordinance was again laid
oil the talile.
Hill for a Mint in Portland.
A Washington Uty dispatih dated the
twentieth instant, says: "A bill was in
troduced In the United States senate es
lerdav hv Senator Simon to appropriate
.150,000 (or the estalill hment of a mint
it I'oitlaud. Senator Simon has no hope
tliat Hie mint hill will pass, hut he hopes
to get ,u assay ullue helore the expiration
of this session ol congress and lie thinl.s
hv Insisting on thrluiatiounr a mint there
that the committee may he willing to com
promise on .111 assay ullue." I here is no
iUestlou hut what I'oitlaud wants a mint,
an assay ollue, a smelter and many other
things, hut everv one knows that neither
1 mint nor .111 assay ollue is needed there,
kspedally an assav ollue should he here,
where the mines ate
'I he Mint saloon, corner Center and
Siimpter streets, serves the hest brands
011 v ol wines, llmiors and dgats.
'I he celebrateJ Jed Clayton brand of
whiskey at the -Mint saloon, corner of
Outer and Siimpter streets. )
Mining maps drawn and blue printed!
i'y 1... 11, reuner, l. r.., .11 lowusiie
company ollue, near depot.
McliWl.N iV SLOAN, Proprietors.
Dispensers of only the
Including Old Overholt, Can
adian Club, Ushers and James
Watson Scotch Imported 1K81
Brandy, I hree Star Hennessey,
and all the Leading Brands of
Wlni s and Cigars. New and
lilegant FlMures. Comfort
able ipiarters for gentlemen.
No better service In Oregon.
T. 0, lilllnfir I Co , Pttpt.
(Formerly Hotel Van Duyn Did.)
j j HOBSON MERCANTILE COMPANY J J
Neat Nobby Newness
In Ladies' and
Bright, showy and serviceable numbers which,
at sight, distinguish themselves from the old
style, foggy, behiud-the-tlmes kind, and with
which the market is flooded. These styles and
prices will bear your investigation.
Only exclusive whole
sale drug house in the
state. We sell only
to merchants. Make
the best prices on min
ers' and assayers' sup
plies. Freigh no higher
than from Portland.
Write for quotations.
Spokane Drug Co.
Ladies' Fine Shoes
In Vlci Kid, Welts and Turns, Kid
and Fancy Vesting tops.
COMFORTS, for sensitive feet; a
soft, Vlci Kid. natty made, shoe with
wide round toe, a dressy shoe, but
built for comfort.
Infants' Fancy Kid, Flexible Soles,
worth more money than the price.
OUR SPECIAL-Boys' and Girls'
School Shoe, a heavy storm calf, welt
sole, in all sizes, and a good thing for
These are all new goods, made to our special
order for our best trade, and every pair posi
tively guaranteed satisfactory or your money back.
THE HOBSON MERCANTILE CO.
We are here for a portion of your business at a reasonable profit.
Satisfaction or your money back.
J J ON AND AFTER FEBRUARY 1. 1000
J J J THIS WILL HE OUR MOTTO: j j
For Cash Only!
OUR prices will not anticipate the
probable losses of the credit sys
tem, as was heretofore necessary, but
these losses will be given to our cus
tomers in REDUCED PRICES. Come
and see us and bring CASH.
KAHLER & HAWLEY,
SUMPTER, OREGON l
REPAIRING - A - SPECIALTY
J MIOP J
OPPOMII: Till: I.IVI.KY
General Ui.isn and Iron launders
GLO. F. MCLYNN, Proprietor ::::::
Special attention given to
repairing and rebuilding all
kinds of machinery.
B:lk.r CV. . Telephone ReJ,lCi.
CONKLLL A MITCHELL.
Dry or half-seasoned wood
in al lengths delivered to
any part of town on short
OPERA HOUSE SALOON
SUMPTER BEER ONJDRAUGHT
BILLIARD AND POOL TABLES
Agents for Matting
ly and Moore Whis
key a 2o-year-old
w hiskey as good as
Elixir of Life. All
whiskies are out of
bond and guaran
teed the genuine ar
ticle. Popular re
sort for Commer
cial Travelers and
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