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About The Sumpter miner. (Sumpter, Or.) 1899-1905 | View Entire Issue (July 22, 1903)
Wednesday, July 22, 1903
THE SUMPTER MINER
WHY YOU SHOULD PREFER
FOR YOUR INVESTMENT
1. It has high grade ore on the surface and in the underground working.
-. The ore bodies show strength, width nnd length.
3. The ore can bo mined utul milled at tho lowest osslblo cost from
4. It has the best tunnel sites, and the ore ran and will 1m run nut on
earn, and the cars will not have to be hoisted, nor any water to be pumped.
5. No expensive hoisting plants will ever have to bu installed and high
priced pumping plants will not be needed, as the mine is self-draining.
tl. Nearly 1000 feet depth will be gained by driving on the ledge, and
an additional 1000 feet ran be gained 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 last the company
I. The mine is only twelve miles from the main transcontinental rail
road, and the county road pusses through the Highland ground; nil the
road building has bean completed.
10. The Highland is only live miles from the fertile Powder Itiver valley
where all kinds of fruits, vegetables, grain, hay, etc., grow in abundance.
11. Supplies can be had direct from the producer.
11' The Highland is on the Mother Lode system of veins in eastern Oregon
lit. The Highland is located between the North Pole mine and the
14. The Highland vein h;is been thoroughlv tented on the surface and is
now being thoroughly explored at depth, with wonderful results.
IT). The Highland ores contain enough gold per ton to nay for all mining,
milling and incidental expenses, with enough money left to pay good
dividends to stockholders.
10. On account of the favorable location, the cost of developing and
( equipping the Highland will be much Ic-h than for most of the mines.
17. The Highland Hold Mines Company aliMilutelv owns and has good
title to twelve (I'J) claims, 1M0 acres, and' has no indebtedness.
18. The Directors will not run the Highland Company in debt, and are
handling its affairs conservatively.
It). The management is active and the development is going on con
tiuually ; ore reserves are being blocked out every day.
LI). Last sample taken from the mine on .lunelM assayed i.tV.I.ltfi er ton.
'21. We are willing to allow you to make a personal examination of
the Highland Mine at our expense in order that we may verify every
L'2. You may ask anyone in Kustern Oregon if the above statements
are not correct.
L':i. Kvery stockholder is regularly informed regarding the development
at the mine, whether it Iki favorable or otherwise.
LM. The books of the company are open at all times for inspection by
SHARES CAN NOW BE HAD AT EIGHT CENTS
Highland Installment Allotment
We have made arrangements bo as to bo able to sell some Highland sharos ou tho Installment Plan at tho rate of Eight (8) cent per share
on the following terms: 8.00 Eight Dollars In cash balauco at the rato of eight dollars per month ou each thousand (1000) shares until
fully paid for.
This offer is made iu order to Rive those who did uot have enough money uo hand to purohaso as many shares of Highland as whh dosirod
an opportmunlty to pay for the stock as they earn tho mouey.
This offer is only intended to give the persons with small moans au opportunity to participate lu this great stock.
We hardly tbluk it is necessary to go iuto details regarding the Highland as It is now a well known fact that it is tho coming great mine
of Eastern Oregon, the development of late has demonstrated this fact; but should you wish further information, write to us and we will gladly
furnish you same. We will send you our new prospectus from which you can learn much. We would further suggest that you wrlto to a few
of the legitimte mining moo, business men or bankers about Highland, or if you would rather come and look for yourself let iih know, wo will
furnish you with transportation from your homo and return to tho Highlud mine; prove to us that you have some money you would like to
invest and we will bring you to the proprtey and show you something which you will be proud to invest your money iu. ;f ,
We are anxious to have men with money to como out and look ovor and examluo tho Highland because we know they will be pleased with
the property. We know we have the making of a large gold producer and dividend payer. fr
The Installment allotment wlllnot last long, therefore all who intend to take advantage of the offer should order their 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
Address all Communications, and Make Your Checks, Drafts and Money Orders Payable to
Neil J. Sorensen 8c Co.
DEPARTMENT NO. 9
. t Sumpter, Oregon.