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About The Sumpter miner. (Sumpter, Or.) 1899-1905 | View Entire Issue (July 15, 1903)
Wednesday, July iq, 190$
THE SUMPTER MINER
WHY YOU SHOULD PREFER
FOR YOUR INVESTMENT
1. It has high grade ore on tho surface and in the uiHlernrouml svorkinna-
'J. Tliooro bodies show Htrwnv;tlit width and length.
3. The oru can bo mined ami milled at tho lowest possible cost from
-I. It Iiiih tliu bent tunnel sites, and tho ore can and will bo run out on
care, and the cars will tint havu to bo hoisted, unr any water to be pumped.
T. Xo expensive, hoisting plants will ever have to be installed and high
priced pumping plants will not bu needed, ait the mine is self-draining.
(I. Nearly UHli) feet depth will bo gained by driving on the ledge, and
an additional 1000 feet can ho pained by driving a crosscut tunnel.
7. The Highland Company owns a water power which will drive all
the milling machinery.
8. There is abundance of timber on the property to lust the company
t). The mine 1b only twelve miles from the main transcontinental rail
road, and the county "road piu-ses through the Highland ground; all the
road building has been completed.
10. The Highland Ih only live miles from tlio fertile Powder Ilivor valley
where all kinds of fruits, vegetables, grain, hay, etc., grow in abundance.
11. Supplies can bo had direct from the producer.
12 The Highland is on the Mother I .ode system of veins in eastern Oregon
lit. The lljghlaud is located between tliu North Polo mine and the
1-1. The Highland vein Iris been thnrouuhlv tested on Iho surface and is
now being thoroughly explored at depth, with wonderful results.
15. The Highland ores contain enoiuli lmU ner ton to nav forall 111111101;.
milling and Incidental expenses, with enough money left to pay good
dividends to stockholders
111. On account of the favorable location, the cost of develoiiiiit! and
equipping the Highland will be much less than for most of the mines.
17. The Highland (lold .Mines Company aholutclv owns and has good
title to twelve (11!) claims, I'll) acres, and has no indebtedness.
IS. I'lie Directors will not run the Highland Company in debt, and are
handling its affairs conservatively.
III. The maiiauemeut Is active and the development is going on con
tinually ; ore recorves are being blocked out etrv day.
III). Last sample taken from tliu mine on June lid assayed f'JO'.Mirt per ton.
21. Wo are willing to allow you to make a personal examination of
the Highland Mine at our expense in order that wo may verify every
'Jt'J. You may ask anyone in Eastern Oregon if the above statements
are not correct.
I'll. Kvery stockholder is regularly informed regarding the development
at the mine, whether it be favorable or otherwise.
21. The books of the company are open at all times for inspection by
SHARES CAN NOW BE HAD AT EIGHT CENTS
Highland Installment Allotment
Wo havo made nrrnugomonts so ns to bo nblo to soil sonio Highland shuroa on tlio Installment Flan at the rate of Might (8) cents per Hlmro
on tho following terms: 88.00 Eight Dollars in cash bnluuco ut tho rate of eight dollars por month 011 each thousand (1000) shares until
fully paid for.
' This offer 1b mado In order to glvo thoso who did not havo enough niouoy no hand to purchase iih ninny shares of Highland ns was desired
an opportmuuity to pay for tho stock as thoy earn tho monoy.
This offer Is only Intended to glvo tho persons with small moans an opportunity to participate in this groat stock.
Wo hurdly thiuk It Is necessary to go into details regarding tho Highland us It is now 11 well known fact that it is tho coming grout mlno
of Eastern Oregon, tho dovolopmont of lato has demonstrated this fact; but should you wish further information, write to us and wo will gladly
furnish you sumo. Wo will send you our now prospectus from which you can loam much. Wo would further suggest that you write to it few
of tho legitimto mining men, business mou or bankers about Highland, or If you would rather come and look for yourself lot us know, wo will
furnish you with transportation from your homo and return to tho lllghlnd mine; prove to us that you havo some money you would like to
invest and wo will bring you to tho proprtoy and show you something which you will bo proud to invest your money in.
Wo aro anxious to havo men with money to come out and look over and examine tho Highland because wo know thoy will bo pleased with
tho property. Wo know wo havo tho making of a largo gold producer and dividend payor.
Tho Installment ullotniout will not lust long, theroforo all who Intend to tako advantage of tho oiler should older (heir stock at once.
The price of Highland Stock will be advanced
July 17 All orders postmarked up to and in
cluding that date will be honored at the present price
of 8 cents per share
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Address all Communications, and Make Your Checks, Dxafts and Monoy Orders Payable to
Neil J. Sorensen 8c Co.
DEPARTMENT NO. 9
Financial Agents Sumpter, Oregon.