Clipped From The Ironwood Times
Saturday May 22, 1897 Our people will well remember J. Maurice Finn, who ran for congress In this district a number of years ago against Sam Stephenson. Finn afterwards went west and engaged in gold mining and about a year ago was reported to be worth in the neighborhood of $100,000. Yesterday's Yesterday's daily papers contained the intelligence intelligence that a suit which Finn had begun about two years ago against Stratton, the owner of the famous Independence and other mines, had Just been voluntarily settled by Stratton Stratton paying Finn and partners $300,000. $300,000.