Montana Sunlight (Whitehall, Mont.) 1902-1911, July 18, 1902, Image 2

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~ OTe TET a a aha eel a : sane hyatee mi ‘ pe “*thé 4th 5th and 6th in Helena. ; PUBLISIED WEEKLY By - ww, L. Rickard & Co. SUBSCRIPTION PRICE. ADVERTISING RATES. Display—One Dollar per inch per month. Locals—Ten Cents per line first insertion; five cents per line each subsequent insertion. Entered at the Postoffice at Whitehall, Mont., . .\ 8 Second-class Matter. FRIDAY, JULY 18, 1902. Montana Mention. The new State capitol will cost over last year. 000 above that of last year. the pioneers, a resident of Butte, smelter on the 8th inst. bound ‘passenger train July 12. He was slightly crazy, but-barring a few bruises was unhurt. At the shearing plant in Cayuse basin near Utica the sheep are dying in great numbers. from cating lupine. Fred Warren has when completed and ready for occupancy $550,000. The heavy rains last week caused Milk river to overflow its banks, an unusual thing. The order of :\Woodmen to the number “of 3,000, celebrated on Sénator Paris Gibson celebrated his seventy-second birthday at his home - in Great Falls on July first. At Livingston, on the evening of the 9th, eight-tenths of an inch of rain fell in the space of eighteen minutes. It is said the East Helena Smelt- er has decided to resume opera- tions. This is good news for all mines affected by the closing. John Tassal an old-timer, com- ing to. Nevada in 1864, and for many years a resident of Butte, died at his home on West Broad- way July 8th. A case of black diphtheria was reported at Butte on the 11th inst. The 16-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Urich died of the dread malady. A twenty-foot vein of free mill- ing ore has been struck in the Moody group of mines, situated between Drammond and Missoula, on the Northern Pacific. ‘ In the home of John Brown of Missoula, in the same hour, a son was born and another son, aged 9 years, died. The dead son had been sick several days with scarlet fever ‘and diphtheria. A. Big Timber dispatch of the 7th says that Richard Cosgraff of the Deer creek country committed suicide by shooting himself. .He leaves a wife and five children. There is a Hole-in-the-wall over in Carbon county, says the Picket, and it is* infested with bold, bad men who steal cattle and terrorize people who try to penetrate the » ‘| Portage, seventeen miles lost about five hundsed, Dan Flowerree, the well known Montana eattle man, says fully 80,000 head of Texas cattlelhave been shipped to Montana ranges this season, and still more are coming...» overstocked. Eugene Tracey, who is believed to’ be the man that pointed out Thomas Baggs to James Cusick in the Elite saloon at Butte on the evening of June 28,is under arrest at: Mandan, N. D. Sheriff Furey will bring the alleged accomplice back to Butte. Washouts on the Great North- ern have recently been causing delays, and wrecked trains. At from Great Falls, last week a freight engine left the track causing the death of Engineer Peck and Fireman McCameron. The County Superintendents’ association paid Miss Julia Done- gun, superintendent of Madison county, the high compliment of adopting her paper on ‘*Teachers’ Reading: Circles’’ as part of its curriculum for the coming year, it being the only essay thus honored. The trial of James Martin, for the murder of John R. Williams ended in the conviction of Martin of murder in the first degree. Martin was with Charles Lenox at Silver Bow Junction on the night of May 19th when Williams was shot because he resisted their at- tempt to hold him up. Both Mar- tin and Lenox were arrested and subjected to rigid examination. It was the confessions of Lenox that enabled the prosecution to com- plete the chain of evidence that has brought Martin face to face with the scaffold. Park Improvements. During the past week Capt. H. M. Chittenden of the United region. Arthur Beury of Kalispell, aged nine years, was drowned in Still water river onthe12th. In com- pany with a number of other boys he was running on the logs at the mill dam and fell in. A move 1s on foot by some to change the name of the Park rail- way terminus from Gardiner to Cinnabar, and the Gardiner people arc making a grand kick, and to the Editor of Wonderland address a remonstrance. Tra E. Clifton and John Baker, arrested at Fort Benton for the burglary of the Benton Hardware company’s store last spring, were arraigned a week ago and pleaded guilty. They were sentenced to two years and six months each in the penitentiary. ‘Last Friday night, as three men of Missoula were driving up Rat- tlesnake valley, the driver lost his bearings in'the darkness and drove into. the river, and one of the men came sear drowning. His com- States engineering corps, who has ably superintended various im- provements in the Yellowstone Park, has had a force of 500 men at work, and a number of teams also, making the improvements for which an appropriation of $250,000 Was recently made by Congress. Among the extensive improve- ments to be made will be a new road from the Grand canyon around Mt. Washburn and past Tower Falls to Mammoth Hot Springs. . Another new road will be extended eastward from the Yellowstone, Lake to Cody, Wy- oming, to connect. with the Burl- ington railroad.. At Mammoth Hot Springs an electric light plant and water works will be installed and all the roads will be macadam- ized.—Avant Courier, The friends -of Judge Smith of the Kalispell. district have entered him id the race for the democratic nomination for associ- ate justice’ of the supreme court. paniens succeeded in rescuing him and by vigorous measures restored him to consciousness. In the celebrated Colbert will _ ease the-jury returned a verdict ‘Saturday morning to the effect _ that the will offered for probate ~~ by John: Woolbeater and Attorney Lippincott was neither executed nor signed by Colbert. Colbert was a German who died in Butte Feb. 14> 1901, leaving an estate yalued at oo and no legal heirs. ~The banks of the Marias river were again overflowed last Friday, says the Shelby Independent. The water in the river raised ten feet ‘Friday and ‘two fect on Saturday Judge Parker of this district would also;be an available and strong candidate, with a splendid judical: record and abundant ex- perience, but we believe the judge would prefer to serve his term out on the bench of this district rather than accept greater honors at this time. The residents of the Fifth vices.——Dillon Examiner. Yellowitone county shows a gain *}of $500,000 in assessed valuation The inoreased nein value of Park county is estimated at $3800,- Henry Williams, another one of died at his home near the Colorado A German immigrant jumped through the window of a west- The ranges are being It is stated that Judge Parker Communion. Dear busband, guardian of my heart, How hard it was fromtheggg part, — 4 Go think, I never more shal) rest My bead upon thy manly breast, ; Ab! woe is me rt Thus lone to be. Ah! lover, gone, and dost thou know How much I, too, would like to go? But children 's here, I cannot die, And yet forgivé me if I sigh, . So pity me Thus alone to be. Loved friend of my young womanhood, Whose every care was for my good, Though gone, I yet can see thee smile In loving kindness ali the while. I'm sure ’tis me. You smile to see. Yet, husband, guardian, lover, friend, For Jesys’ sake I meekly bend Beneath this stroke. In ldve.\twas giv'n, He bears my grief. His side was riven For you, for me, On Calvary. But, hark! Above I hear a throng Of angel volees join in song. Mothinks, though clouded is mine eye, I seo thee, husband, there on high. A gentile, loving, radiant smile Is resting on thy face the while. There, look! dear loved ones, look above: He beckons me with smiles of love. Ho’s safe, he’s happy, lift your eyes And see bim there in Paradise, Let's dry our tears, for sdon we'll meet To walk in Glory's golden street. And brother, sisters, one more song, This sweet communion to prolong. Goodbye, dear husband, fare thee well White memory lends her kindly spell. —Mres. I. Smith. Our Exchange Table. [Boulder Sentinel, July 10.) Rey. Father 'Chapman, Epis- copal rector of Ripon, Wis.,is ex- pected here soon to join a party of tourists to the Yellowstone Park, under the leadership of Captain Cowan. F. C. Berendes and daughter, Miss Gladys, are sojourning in Seattle with Boulder friends. Dr. A. R. Robertson is expected home today from Calgary, Alberta, where he has been on an outing for the past three weeks. [Boulder Age, July 9.]} Jas. Ryan was here yesterday and reports work still in progress at the coal prospect about 25 miles southeastofhere. They are think- ing of leaving the work at the incline which is about 100 feet and starting a shaft to strike the coal seam at'a-depth of 150 feet. Mr. Ryan isa resident of Whitehall. Mrs. D. D. Twohy and her three children came from Anaconda Sunday ahd went to the-home of her parents, Mr: and Mrs, Brady, in the valley to remain a few weeks. Miss Weber started for the east Sunday evening, expecting to be away until about Sept. Ist. She will visit at her former home, Fremont, Ohio. The case of the State vs. Rabt. N. Rand, charged with shooting his neighbor in a quarrel over a water right in Elk Park was set for yesterday before Justice Sweet but the man who was shot is still in the hospital and was unable to appear as a witness. It is now set for Thursday of this week. {Sheridan Chinook, July 8.] Ed. Wolverton, of Whitehall was in town Sunday. It is ru- mored that Mr. Wolverton is about to capture one of the fair daughters of this vicinity, as he has been making regular visita- tions to a home not far from town. {Dillon Tribune, July 4.] Rey. R. P. Smith has tentatively aceepted the presidency of the Montana Wesleyan University and Meft for..Helena Tuesday night to take up the work. © He will re- turn Saturday to fill his appoint- ments here Sunday, and hopes to fill the pulpit regularly until August 7th, when the regular changes of appointnients through- out the state can be-made by the annual- conference. There isa probability of Rev.Smith being re- appointed, te preach» here. next year (Townsend Star, July 4.] Owing to the prevalence of black leg the stockmen of Raders- burg and vicinity have decided to put saltpeter on the range. Up to date the Burlington has hauled into the Billings station h| 1,999 judicial district would also greatly carloads of cattle from the regret to lose his acceptable ser- southern ranges. and about as many more have been unloaded ‘at Gillette, Wyoming. ‘}and one whose honor is unques- would not accept greater judicial) honors and what the Examiner says relative tothe residents of the Fifth judicial district is very true. The taxpayers of Madison county would very much regret § lose his setvices. From all that can be learned of Judge Smith of Kal- ispell, he is‘ most capable jurist tioned. He is said to be fearless in the administration of the affairs * to his office.—Madiso- <a crs At a recent sale of range horses at Miles City, over one thousand head. were sold at public sale and averaged $33.27. Three to four hundred head were sold privately | in addition. Charlié Stocker came up recent- He says he ly from Glendive. has thirty shearing machines in operation and will shear.200,000 head. He says the range and stock are looking well, though there is a tendency to overcrowd with southern cattle. sath s Wenderant Jaly 10.) tor of surveys Lightfoot, is been examinmg survey® in the extreme head basin, near the ‘eorner of ‘the Park, chiefly valuable for coal, one out- crop. of 8 feet in thickness having been by him, while narrower veins are numerous. A Bonner Mont., fisherman caught @ 92 pound bull trout out of the Blackfoot river on the morning of the 4th. It was the largest fish ever caught in western Montana waters. [Pony Setinet, July 11.) F. “R: Merk has leased the Broadway mine at Silver Star to some Anaconda parties. Another Incky strike has been made at Silver Star, this time to the: bank - nt of Messrs. Gyl- foile and Ménking. The ore goes over $100 por ton. John Séidensticker of Twin Bridges,. shipped. his- wool clip to Big Timber on consignment. wool is said to be of a high grade. [Monitor, July 11.] Richard Morrison who fell from V. M. Keeton’s building on the morning of July 5th, died at the St.James hospital at Butte, last Tuesday evening. Mr. Morrison came to Twin Bridges July 4th to look after his ranch near the Hick- man bridge which he and Mr. Doerhoefer_ purchased a few years ago. He was well known here, he having been awarded the con- tract of all the plumbing of the State Orphans’ Home last year. His family -was notified, and they arrived here Sunday, when the sick man was removed to Butte. [Alder Gulch Times, July 12.] John Caya, # sheepherder, bad- ly cut his foot, nearly severing the left’ great toe. Wednesday night. Though bleeding profasely, he corralled his sheep and walked almost exhausted condition. Charles E. Morris of Pony is ‘back: froma trip into Tonopah district ofgNevada. He says the district has yielded more than a million dollars in gold and silver during the last ten months, and there is five times that amount in sight. Only the rich ores are be- ing shipped out of the district. Lungs That Are Lazy. So much stréss is laid in these days upon the value of fresh air that it is impossible for anyone to miss the lesson. (Good ventilation is taught in aii our schools, if it is not always practiced; and treat- ment by the open-air method is be- coming more and more advocated for certain diseases, especially tu- berculosis, says Youth’s Compan- ion. In all this spread of knowledge and good sense it is unfortunately very possible to lose sight of the real issue. Itlis no exaggeration to say that many a one who can glibly patter off the ‘number of cubic feet of nir necessary for each one to breathe _rarely draws a full breath. Fresh air is a free gift, but it is like most of the gifts of Heaven, in that we must do our share of the work to benefit by it. No one would expect to have a good fire just ‘because a pair of bellows hung on @ nail by the chimney, but this is exactly what many people expect of their lungs, which are really ofily the bellows given us by avhich to keep the fire of life \burting “bright: and clear within us. 5 It is not too much to assert that lungs properly used in a compara- tively close. room. will do more good than lavy lungs in an open field. This trick of lazy lung is a habit, like any other, and may be overcome by persistent effort. Many persons, for example, are afflicted with a nervous habit of holding the breath ‘unconsciously. These are the people who, in spite of plenty of time out of doors, yet catch cold easily, digest poorly, and are always more or less “‘un- der the weather”’ physically. They are often much benefited by a course of active exercise bebause, it is impossi eto | exercise vigor- j wing some good -and they majority of Se with the and al- breathe rate The land is |i to town -covering seven miles in! his tramp, ‘and arrived here in an. sonia vote to breathing. If this is done ‘systematically the re- former will find himself uncon- sciously breathing more and more, until very soon he is obeying nat- ure and really breathing to live. In this way we must all work for a living if we want a good one. Besides the gain to the general health which comes from. the habit of deep breathing there is created a reserve strength and prepared- ness which is often of great ser- vice in warding off acute pulmo- nary diseases. News Nuggets. Three , persons were killed and more than 100-injured iu the cele- ration of this year’s Fourth of July in Chicago. Archbishop’ Feehan, who has been in feeble health for some months past, died at his home in Chicago on the 12th inst. -At Caraceas on' ‘the }gth a violent’ shock. of earthquake was experienced. Reports from the interior say the shock was felt there. ‘ A *trio of baby lions is now the attraction in the Bostock animal show in St. Louis, and they are named Barnum Barney and Bernato. James Henderson, who carried out the sentence of death upon Louis Reil, originator of the Reil rebellion in Canada, is dead at his ranch near Glasgow. Rey. C. A. Hirst, pastor of the first Methodist church of Omaha, and one of the best known preach- ers of that denominatign in» the United States, died at the home of his sister in Chicago last Friday. Abraham Burns, who disappeared from his home 57 years ago, has returned to Hammond, Inda, ‘to visit the folks,’’ as he said. He found that his only surviving rela- tive was a brother; James, two years his junior. Aliva Sanders, who for 48 years has been mourned as dead by rela- tives, appeared at Pana, IIL, re- cently. Mr. Sanders said he had passed much of the time he was absent in Montana and came to Pana from Anaconda. Major Genera! G. W. Davis has been assigned the command of the division of thé Philippines to relieve Major General Adna R. Chaffee, who will goto Governor’s Island and assume command of the department of the cast. The arrival at Nome of both the Portland and Jeanie,the vessels so long over due, is reported, Though the Jeanie was somewhat land, no hardships were suffered by either passengers or crew. - Gen. Thos. J. Morgan died at his home at Yonkers on Saturday- Born at Franklin, Ind., at the be ginning of the civil war he enlisted as a private and rose to the rank of brevet brigadier general, and was commissioner of Indian affairs by appointment of President Har- rigon. Lord Salisbuty resigned the pre- miership of Great Britain last Fri- day, and Rt. Hom’A. J. Balfour, first lord of the tréasury and gov- ernment leader -in the. house of commons was appointed to succeed him. . Lord Salisbury is 72 years of age and has occupied the posi- An explosion of fire damp in the Cambria Steel company’s rolling mill mine at Johnstown, Pu., on the 10th inst. caused a terrible loss of life. 112 dead had been rem from the mine, and the death will not, it is thought, exceed 115 to 120. Sunday was a day of mourn- ing throughout the city.. Charles J. McCormick, a well known Great Northern conductor, and his wife were found dead their son at. in Grand Forks, N, D. The were in excellent spirits ms few hours before thet w and various evidences | eral bel ‘of the embassy--to the disabled and towed in by the Port-|_ tion of prime minister three times. | Up to Saturday evening| in a bath tab recently by| of King Edward, are United States. Woodward; who was an inmate of land barkeeper shot and Woodward. i Taking his revenge for a quarrel feur, a laborer of Chicago, and killed his wife as she lay asleep in beds He then shot his baby” son and\ his ‘step-daughter, Lizzie Sttamim, who were sleeping with his wife, wounding.the for=' mer probably fatally, and putting a bullet in’ the latter’s shoulder. Oeufeur also fired at his two step- sons, but missed them. He then hid in‘ an attic until the police arrested him. For two or three weeks the daily papers have furnished the public withinteresting reading mat- ter which, if true, is a sure indica- tion that Tracy, the ontlaw, is a marvelous man in his way. He is reported to besurrounded by the sherriffs’ posses and all possible chance of-eseape cut off. Next day he appears at some other point, quietly walks in on some unsuspect- ing famliy, invitesthem to dine with him and farnish him what rations he can conveniently carry and leaves his old clothesas a souvenir, while he wears away the rancher’s best suit. Then again we read that bloodhounds are hot’ on his trail, the officers guarding all avenues of escape, and that his capture is certain within a few hours; but as time passes and the next reportvomes in it is learned haps he has “‘chartered’’ a steamer or taken a trip to some of the isl- ands in a skiff. One thing is sure, he successfully defies the ‘officers to take him, and when it comes to close quarters kills a few of them and goes on his way. TT THE CHURCHES. METHODIST—J. M. TULL, PASTOR. Whiteball—First and third Sunday in the month. Preaching at 11:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.,; Epworth League meets atT0p m. Prayer meeting every Thursday ovening. Jefferson Island—Fourth Sunday. Preach- ing at 8:00 p, m. Waterinn—Recond end fonrth Sondey. Preaching at 11:00 a, mi. and 8:00 p. m., second Sanday; and 11:00 a. m. on the fourth. Pleasant Valley~First and third Sunday. Preaching at 3:00 p. m. pointed Chinese minister to the |: Prompted by jealousy of Frank . his house, A. L. Belding, Port- wife and mother-ii-law, and fatally : tle wounded both his father-in-law and ; c° of Jong standing, Theodore Ocev- 'P- that Tracy is still at large. Per-| fendant. iid aeeaeummeens oe re meet wae hel ‘awin Cooley: s Sestice of the ‘tor the county of J ma, ae Bt terns! 4 e i eeranee mares “a Tigao on Si Tao B's Paie. etbenest a HOUSE Wes, ag’ Prop. This house is newly opened, and no effort is spared to make its guests comfortable and welcome. * Accommodations for Transients. ~ Room and Board by Day or Week. 26 Rooms, large, bright and newly fitted up. ~ SPECIAL RATES to patrons by week or month. . WHITEHALL, MONT. — Sunlight Subscribe for it. Send it to Friends Noble & Wyeth . 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