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About The Sumpter miner. (Sumpter, Or.) 1899-1905 | View Entire Issue (Sept. 24, 1902)
Wednesday, September 24, 1902
THE SUMPTER MINER
Large Shipments Now Arriv-
ing in Sumpter Daily.
During tln :it ftw ly nint'cnrlonil
of minim,' niiicbinory havo urrlviil In
Similiter. Six innri' curlouil nrc ox
jiwtetl In-fore t lit" first of nuxt miiiitli.
Of tiuit wbicli hu ulivmly rcnclx-il
lioru anil hit bwn unloaded, xix cur
loud xutu for tht North I'olo mill,
which ix now ilotililing it i':iiu'ily.
Tom McKwun liml tint contract fur do
ltvurintr it at tin- mine and the Inror
portion Iiiih already been hauled out.
Monday two carload for the Califor
nia arrived, incliiditiK a xawniill, which
will Iks nxcd lirxt for netting out lumber
for the building niul Hrnmueiitly for
HHwing timber for tho mini!. The con
centrator and oyauide tankx have ulxo
reached Sumpter nml will lie. transport
ed to tilt California ax coon iim iK)iblc.
Yi'Htenlay another earload of lumber
for the Cracker-Oregon ciimu in from the
xawniill near Mc.Kwcn. The air com
prusmir and drill for the aaiiiii company
arrived Huverul dayx xincc. They cannot
be liiMtalled until the remainder of the
machinery, which include.-' the boiler
and ciittiiicn, are placed in oxltion.
General Manager Kverett llrown re
ceived word Monday that thi lot reach
ed Seattle Saturday. Ii Ih mippoxcd that
it wax Hhipped over one of tho northern
continental route, owing to the wtrlko
on the I'niou I'acitlc.
A portion of the machinery for the
lUnd air drill for the Gold Coin,
bought from the Itnxxcll llrnthcr coin
pauy, of Seattle, ha arrived and the
remainder i uxiected daily. TIioho
Seattle IniHtlcr are doing hnxiiicxx here
right under 1'ortlundV noxe and they
are good people to do hiixinu with, too.
from the cast. Through the leading
mine machinery bonne of Chicago axk
ing for it, the tratixcoutiuciital railway
have granted to Haker City a terminal
point freight rate of fl. It-' per hundred,
the xame rate a i enjoyed by l'ortlanil
and Seattle, while heretofore the rate
Uax fl.fiS to (taker City mid fl.'M to
' Portland and Seattle. Thin collection
on the part of the railway in favor of
Maker City i a much appreciated one
and v ill cave the purchaxcrx of mining
machinery thouxand of dollar annual
ly, bexidex giving machinery purchaxcrx
the advantage of a competitive Held
without freight rate dlM-riinlniition.
Ix directed to the (i. A. II. convention to
Ui held in Waxhiugtnii, D. C, October II
to II, Iiicluxivc, IIHW. We can xell you
ticket at ratex which make going to the
convention cheaper than xtayiug at
home, and we make enough out of it xo
that wo are not "on the county." Tick
et xold only on Soptcmlier '.1 and IH).
For particular a to rate, accommoda
tionx, xtoMiverx, lime limit, etc., call on
oraddrc II. II. Trumbull, commercial
agent llliuoi Central It. It., M'J Third
St., Portland, Ore.
T. (.1. Ilarrixoii, agent for Giant pow
Shoex of all kind at Neill Mercantile
I What we xay we can proe. Would
I you like to own a few thouxand xharex
'of Mock in a mining company operating
j in eaxtcrn Oregon? Thix coinpany'x
J holdiugx coiixixt of xeven full elalinx ; we
I have building, water for power and
I abundance of timber. About $'JtX)0 in
1 development hax been done. We have
on one of the veinx over llfleen feet ol
ledge matter, the entire width lielng
mliieralied, live feet of good milling,
xixtccu inchex of which ix high grade
ore. There I no better xhowiug in eaxt
eru Oregon for tho amount of work done.
Write for particular we will explain
bow- you can acquire an inletext for lex
than two centx or xhare.
Tiik Aiiva.m'k Minimi Co.,
bck llox !', Sumpter, Oregon.
All the ladle of Sumpter and vicinity
are invited to call at Mr. Chipp'x Mil
linery Parlor, oppoxlto llaxcho'x. and
inxiHtit lior new lino of fall ami winter
hatx, opening iK'gliinlng September 17.
NOTICIi IOH PUIILICATION.
Eastern Oregon's Rapid Growth.
Oregon 1 a large xtate, with a land
area of I U,. MM I hi pi are mile. Of thix area,
(VS,5lM xipiarc mile are eaxt of tho Una
t:ado mountain. Thix give to eaxturu
Oregon two-third of tho xtnto'x. surface.
The coiiHUM of 1100 gave tho entire xtate
a total population of 4i:t,5:V, with a per
cent age of increane for the paxt decado
of .ll.OKiier cent. At till rate of in
creaiw there xhould lie now in Oregon
452,102 eoplu. Of the Miptilation in
Oregon in 1U00, there lived then in cant
em Oregon 117,718 people. In 1810 the
population of eaxtern Oregon wan 77,51(8.
To roach tho tigure of the next cenxnx
year there wa a gain of 51.44 er cent,
xhowing that eaxtern Oregon gained dur
ing the decade from 1MKI to 1U00, 'MM
lerceiit tauter than the whole xtate'
percentage of increane. Aumiming that
the increaxo of population in eaxtern
Oregon has been at the name ralo ui for
the ten yearn prior to 1000, there are
now 137,002 ieoplo eaat of the Cancadt
Curious Fir Growth.
Some ilayx xince.l. W.Cowdcn brought
in from one of hi trip into the hill a
moxt curloiiH growth. It in two limb of
a tree, of about eipial xi.e, Hrliapx four
inchex in diameter, connected liy an
other limb, ouo quarter the xio of the
other two. Tim connection witli each ix
erfect and hint tho appearance at both
end of being a branch growing out in
the uxual way. The curio Ih dead tim
ber and its poxition relative to the tree
on which it grew ix not known. It wax
found near the Monumental mine.
Terminal Rates on Mining Machinery.
The eaxtern Oregon gold Hold have
now the advantage of terminal )int
rate on all mining machinery xhipeil
IIxo Giant M)dor, fuxo and caps.
Drparlmrnt nl tin Interior, I
Inn J Oltic at l.a (iranjr. Orrgnn. S-i'l. . i)i. I
Nollcr I hrrcby gKrn thai the tHolni-namfJ
ltlr haa lilrJ miller nl hit Initnilnn to makr final
proof In support 1 1 hl claim, anj that talJ proof Kill
re made hrlor Qiartri II. Charter, V. S. (ninmlt
tlonrr at Suinptrr, Oregon, tin Nov. w, igua, la:
ciiAiacs r. ki:ah.
nl tlournt, Orrgiin. lor ttir w'( of Sff. at 1. ioS.,
H. m KWM.
Hcnamrt tlii lollimlng ullnrrt tiiprmi'lilnctin-
llnuout mljf nc upon and cultivation nl .iU l.inj,
vli: Crank rrlatanJ lien li. Mm, ol llourm. Ore-
ton; V. K, AtraJ ji J kobrrl Jollv. ol Sumitr. Ore
I:. W. lnnill.IT. McKlstfr
2 Write for pclal prlcn
A and protreclut
W f S V
ruLU rain aixu ixtJix-rtaauBaADi.n . .
MINES LOCATlit) IN CiRANITU MININO DISTRICT, l:ASTI:RN ORCCON
50.000 SHARES OFFERED
WHEELER & CO., liRkirs
if IIROADWAY, NEW YORK
Mention No. to anj the North American Miner lll be mailed you six month- free
33,111 Bliurex at lex (linn ground floor price. Von can
have it for 2A ccnlx in one. lump, or .'I centx in broken lot.
EST BUY IN EASTERN OREGON
Write for particular to
BERNARD FLYNN sumpter, ore.
IF YOU WISH TO
SivEST'iS' 'mmng "I
Either to buy Gilt Edge Stocks, a Prospect
that is "the Making of a Mine," or one that
is already made, write me what you want
and permit me to submit a proposition.
MINES AND MINING STOCKS
THE STOCK OF THE:
NEW COLD MINE
Located in the same dis
trict with the famous
North Pole, the Eureka
and Excelsior, Golconda
and Columbia mines in
the Sumpter District in
Eastern Oregon, is now
being offered, to provide
money to do the neces
sary development work,
such as run tunnels, build
mill, etc. f This mine
shows an ore ledge which
extends for a distance of
$,ooo feet on the prop
erty, showing a clearly
defined vein of from 10
to io feet in width. It
will undoubtedly prove
to be as great a producer
as its rich neighbors. The
price of the stock is
50 CENTS A SHARE
Par value 1.00, Non
and no personal
Tki MistSiiNhiii ImstigitiH
Is Askii for This ProptsitiM
WIIITK OH CAM. UlflN
Third Floor Merrill Hnildinn
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