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About The Sumpter miner. (Sumpter, Or.) 1899-1905 | View Entire Issue (Aug. 5, 1903)
THE SUMPTER MINER
Wednesday, August 5, 1903
AT GOLDEN RULE.
Al Hillier Takes Charge
This Well Known
Work wiiH ri'Hiiinoil on tho (lolrioii
Kulo, which him lioiiii lillo for tho
piiHt four yoiiiH, thin wook, with Al
II i II lor, who Ih hiilf ownor or tho
proporty. in (ilmrKii. Mr. Illllior
rotiirnod from Portland tho lattor
pnrt fo IiihI wook, whoro ho rnado ar
raiiKomontii with hit partnor, Dr. J.
.). KiHhor, for coiitliiiiliiK ilovolop
Tho Modioli Ituln Ih ono of tho old
prodiicorM of tho (,'ulilo Covu iliHtrict,
haviiiK Hhippod hoimo vory IiIkIi Ki-iuln
oro dnriiiK tho formor ymrn ot IIh
oporaliou, hill nothing Iiiih hoon dono
rocotitly oMiopl oiioiikIi woik to hold
Mr. llllllor'M plan of dovolopmoiit
Ih to iihandon tho old working, and
inovo furl hor down tho mountain
mid Htart 11 now oroHHOiit, which, in a
dlHlancti of too foot, will tap tho voln
at a dopth of ahoiit I HO IVot. Thin
will roaoh tho rich oro hody, avoniK
iliK from throo to llvo foot, iloinon
Ht rat imI in tho uppor workiiiKH.
Ampin HiipplioH havo hoon mint out
to tho proporty. It Ih tho purpoxo
to lnitiK tho miiio up to tho prodiii!
Iiik hIiiko on tho now lino of dorolop-
lllOIlt IIH HOOII IIH pOMrillllO.
DEPARTMENT OF MINES.
Great Induitry Should be 10 Recognized by
tiotiH will direct tho untlriiiR
prospector, unvo a rant amount of
labor and expenditure now dovotcd
to uhoIchh endrt hikI IcudiiiK only to
diHiippoiutmciitH and heart Korea; and
in 11 marked degree incronoo tho ox
tout of valuublo diiicovory and dovol
opmoiit, with wonderful financial
Kain, and tho entire field of com
merce, mannfactrue, trade and trutiH
portatlou, iih well iih Hpcculatinn,
pteadicd and rendered more stable
and Hccurc. Journal for InveBtore.
WORK AT THE EARL.
Eight Foot Ore Body Carrying Satisfactory
Morrin Sullivan, ono of tho ownorfl'
or tlio ban, 111 tho UreenuortiH, wuh
in the city thin wook and Htuton that
tho proporty Ih making an exception
ally lino hIiowIiik. ilo wiyH that tho
vein Ih hIxIooii foot between wiiIIh with
an eight foot laxly of oro currying
highly Hiitinfactory iiverngOM.
The drift tunnel Ih now in a din
tanco of 'jno foot, and Htoady prog
reHH Ih hoi iik made at tho proporty.
J. H. ROBBINS,
J. W. SCRIBER,
R. H. MILLER,
Safety Deposit Vaults
Gold Dust Bought
Does a General Banking and Exchange Business
BIG ORE BODY.
Eighteen Feet In Crosscut At
Tho oHtabliHliiiiout fo an independ
ent department of milieu and mining,
mid tho creation of govoruinnntnl
Hdloutllhi hcIiooIh devoted altogether
to mining and mntiilliirgy In all itn
varioiiH branohoH would not only be a
proper recognition of tho importauco
and luiignltiiiln of thin grout national
iudiiHtry, but would havo an Innplr
Ing, pnuitical eirect in Htlmiiluting
Invention and all IiiiIhiiI riiil advance
meiit, and tho development of ronour
cch now doimaut and uhoIohh.
Tho preitiiiUHiuotal oren.how profit
ably to extract tho oron, Ih every
where tho moHt important uentlon to
gold iiilueiH, Tho many tonn of oro
lejecled and tho few accepted, bo
caiiHo of low grade or refractory
charaotor, Ih of all universal applica
tion. In fact, porliapH not one-
foil! Ih of tho valuable gold liciirlng
HiibHtanco Ih utllled. 'l'here are
districts, and many of them, Hituiitcd
iiiiiiiihi every lacuuy lor cueiip anil i ,,
HiiccoKHful work.ilemouHtratml to con-1 rt J, f f .
tain from ouoiiinrter to one ounce
of gold, and oven more, which have
never yielded anything commercially.
Mining M'ctioiiH everywhere are tilled
with uiouumeutH of ruined hopen of
owiioi-h by tho failure to profitably
work their urea. There imiHt '.o a
reuuHly for nil thin lout waste. The
proHpeutor Iiiih proved the value of
IiIh energy ami ability In dlncoverlnn
the nrori, the miner in producing
them, and it now only remains for
the Hclentitlo man to oolve tho proper
economic method by .which they
bhall lie (routed at a profit by the pro
ducer. Ily Nj'HteiiiHtlc exploration of the
mountains and other portions of tho
public domain vast bodies of metals
and minerals will be brought to
llht, which otherwise would remain
unknown. (ioologlrul Invention-
Warren Cable, superintendent of
the Adelene group iu the Cracker
Creek district, wan in from the prop
orty lant Saturday, and reports eight
een feet of pay oro in tho crosscut,
and the work Ih yet remote from tho
opposite wull. The ledge ho states Ih
100 feet ill width. It Ih said to be
the same loud on which tho Cracker
Oregon and the Sampson are situated,
and also on which (lleason and Doau
recently made tho rich strike.
After urosscutting tho vein, Mr.
Cable MutcH that ho will drift south
west on tho lead and thoroughly
explore the oro bodies. The board
ing and bunk houses and blacksmith
shop have been completed and tho
company in in a pusiton to carry on
continuous dvelopmeut work. Tho
property is operated by the Oregon
(lold Mining company, which wbh
recently llnauced by Newcastle peo
ple through tho elforts of Mr. Cublo.
Dr. (Ireenlee, dentist, over llascho
Shoes of all kinds ut Neill Mercantile
Hereby Gives Netice:
That it Ih the excluslvo owner In
the United States of patents on what Ih
known as tho TKKKKOIIMKTKK fur
locating metals iu the earth by creat
ing a ground circuit and measuring
We are informed tho samo 1b being
used by a person or persous iu or
near Sumpter, and horoby give notice
that such persons have no patent right
to use the same ami are lufriugers.
And that we shall hold all persons
using the same or procuring tho sumo
to be used on their property strictly
responsible at law for the Mime.
KKXKST DALK OWKN, Treat.
Investors desiring to place 20 or more, can learn
of an excellent opportunity to become interested in the
purchase of a mining property, situated in a good min
ing district in Oregon. Full particulurs, address,
E. A. CLEM & CO.
Rottrinco by Pormluion
MtrchinU National link, Portland, Ortion.
416 Chimbor ot Commtrct,
A. P. (JOSS, President GEO. H. TRACY, Cashier
& Bank of Sumpter 3
TriMieU Oiaoril luklit laou
Interest Allowed on Time Deposits
Drafts diawu on al pulls of the auiIJ Special attention to lOllectlons.
Safety Deposit boxes for rent.
Br r jlh 1 . r
RIGHT I EVERYTHING FRESH
prices! IN GROCERIES
Granite St. Sumpter, Ore.
American Brewing and Crystal Ice Co,
E. SIBER, General Manager.
First Class Draught and Bottled
Also Ice Made of
The most modern equipped plant in the state.
All orders promptly attended to.
Telephone, Main ij. BAKER CITY, OREGON.