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About The Sumpter miner. (Sumpter, Or.) 1899-1905 | View Entire Issue (Sept. 2, 1903)
THE SUMPTER MINER
Wednesday, September 2, 190$
WILL CLEAVER GROUP.
Ledge OperiCUt for Thirty Feet
And Shows Good Ore.
A. II. Korreu and A. R WIIhoii,
who wllb Captain Korrco uni tho
ownorH or Inn proinlHliiK property
known iih the Kurokii group, ciiiiid in
from Hid ramp on Wednimdny even
I UK. 'I'lmy brought with them hiiiiiii
Mini looking HpeelineiiH of cropping '
f linn tlielr D.xcullnnl proHpcclri.
Mr. I'Vrrcn iiIho brought down hoiiid
lieailliflll xpecilllDllH of ClopplligH
i roiii tlin lid joining properly, the well
known Will Cleaver claim, of the
group of Hid hiiini) inline. 'I'ho npeel
iiioiih urn nil exhibition lit the .Miner
iilllcii. Tho cropping) urn of pure
red, white and IiIiiIhIi looking
ipiarl, highly iniueralieil t Iii-cmiIi-oilt
and , eiippiir-Hlalneil in xoveral
plaei'M with piiiii'iick and native cop
per hlalliH. ThocrnppingH were taken
I nun an open cut mi the ledge, which
Iiiim Iiiii.ii iitiiiiiinl fill' thlrti' flint. U'llli
I.I..I. .. mIv! r.... f (,.,1iiiiiiineiui imi ikiiikiiik "mi
full width of Hid ledgo Ih not iih yet
known, but it c
but it can be traced on the
Mirfaee ten feet farther. Mchhi-h.
I'eoui) mid ChambeiH, of Canyon
(Jity, uro doing the work on the prop
erty for Major .1. W. Iloiita. They
will now tunnel tho remainder of the
croHHCiit, to nave time and labor, in
tlndliig the true width which
known to be at leant forty feet,
Prairie City Miner.
Radium Will Maintain Hlghr Tempera
ture Than Surroundings.
A cablegram from Loudon thin
week uiiiinuunlug auotlier dlecnvery
of the exliaoidlnary property of ra
dium has been cotiiiiiuiiicalil thin
week to the Kiench Phyidfiil noclely '
by Prof. Curie. It wiih only in
MiiicIi hint that eminent men of M,i-
euce icriiHcd to accept (IiIh Htateiiieut
mi iricconclliible to Mileutlllc exper -
ience that radium iioh-chm the iiron-
erty of maintaining u tempeiatiiie at
a point three degt cert higher than that
of Hh Hiirrnuudliik'H. Hut the fact
that, in addition to i ad load he prop
ertien already described, radium Iiiim
thin unique and uiipieccdented power
of the cmiHHlou of heat ban been ch
tabliHbed beyond the poHHlblllty of
iUCHtlnii. SlieuiiiiUH eirortH have
been made to obtain accurate iiiciih
uiemeiitH of (IiIh heat production and
iletenulne the client", of internal con-
dltloiiH in promoting and retarding
it. Prof. Curie found that heat
emlhhlon reiuaiiiH unchanged through
very wide raiiKeor teinperatuie, there
being no perceptible variation at the
teiiiperatuie of a Minuner day, or that
of llipild air. lull if a long downwiir.l
Htrldo Ih taken from the temperature
of liquid air to that of liquid hydro -
gen, radium shown that it in not al
wayH uuatfected by the external tem
perature. And here coiiich the
amir.lug new fact that the change in
the rate of heat oiuiiuiloii of radium
within the comparatively nhort din
tance of absolute zero in in exactly
the opponlto ilirectlon to what mlht
Imi expMtisl In view of the etfoct of
low temperiitiircH on onlluary chem
ical action, for at the temperature of
liquid hydroKcu the bent oiuIhhIoii of
rudlutn, liiHttMiil of Mug rtslucinl, Ih
iiuKiiiviitiHl. Ju nimplo liiUKUttKo, tbo
MiliHtance which doc not chatiKo ltd
heat at all teinpeniturcH, from that
of an ordinary room to that of liquid
kIvoh out a greater bent when
wibjected to tli! greiitCHt cold that
HciuntiHtH luivu yet reached. TIioho
I oxiiuriiiii!li(H with lhnild hvdrouon
have led to tbo curloim discovery that
fii'Hhly prepared Halt or Kolutloti of
j radium Iiiih a compnriitivity, which it
then iimititiiitiH apparently Indellnlte
. teinporatureH, hut tbo power Htondily
I iticrcaKOH for about a mouth, when it
ireiiohcH Hh maximum activity, which
It then inalntniiiH apparently indcll-
niti ly, Th ( 'ho remarkable remiltH
have failed to throw light upon the
procenH whereby radium maliitaiiiH a
coiiHtaut einlfHlon of heat radio-
BIG LEDGE CUT.
Measures Forty-Five Fet aod Awragci
$15 Ptr Ton.
The I'ralrie City Miner hii.vh that
Ceo. II. Klght, pri'Mident of the
Dixie MeadouH (iold Mining coin-
1 puny, wiih at tun untie IiihI hatunlay.
Ho reiiurtH tlml they had Hlarled a
IcriiHfCiit of the vein in the lower tun
nel, had cut through twenty-llvo feet
l of the vein and had nut iih yet en
i 1 .1... 1 1.... 11
Later roportu from the ml no glvoH
i ""i.miui iiiiii. i.j ... mine
i the hanging wall, anil inat the ledgo
I uieiiHiireH forty-live feet from wall to
wall. Mr. Klght (dated that the ore
wiih of the Hiiine grndo and quality iih
their other oreH, which will average
about 8 1 T, a very conxorviitlvo out I
mate. Radium For Blindness.
The reported HticccHHfiil treatment
I of a little blind girl in New York
with radium, lined in conjunction
with the X-ray, ciiIIh attention anew
to the wonder of hcIdiicd. The ex
periment WIIH HUCCCHHful ill HO fllT IIH
it made it poHHlble for the totally
blind eyen of the child to nee npnrkH
of light, to dlHtingulnh arc HghtH on
tho ntrcet nnd largo objectH, hiicIi iih
in piiHHlug. The treat-
""" 'H '" ,,,, fnntlimwl. That hiicIi
wondeiH can be worked with force
,' w" know nothing of a few yearn
". "veil a few months into, compelH
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