Black Hills Weekly Times from Deadwood, South Dakota on June 30, 1894 · 1
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Mm Wttm 4 . ! lh ;5 VOL. XVIII.-NO. 12 TEN CENTS. ANARCHISTS AT WORK. President of Franc AnatilnateH, Following is a telegram to the Sionx f.to Joorual: i Toss. Franoe, June 25. President Car 0t was assassinated here last night while on his way to the theater at about -9:30 o'clock by an Italian named Cesare ftiovanm Santo, and died at 13:45. The president was visiting Lyons in oouneotion with the international exposi Una. Uoon his arrival here he was ten dered a reoeption at the prefecture, after .hioh he visited the exhibition. Atter spending some time at the exhibition he prooeeded to the Palais de Commeroe, where a banquet was given in me uouor, it 9:26 last night President (Jaruot start id for the theater, where a gala perform luce was to be given beoause of his presses in the city. Several oarrisges were in tie profession, the first one being ocoo-nied by the president. M. Carnol's car riage was driven slowly along in front of the Palais de Commerce and then turned into the Roe de la Republique, still following the faoade of the palaoe When half way down the street, whioh was lined with enthusiastic orowds of peo Die who were loudly obeering, a man rush ed out of the crowd and sprang upon the ten of the president's landeau. J net at that moment M. Carnot was waving his liizht hand and saluting, with bis bat in his left band, in response to an ovation. People close to Hie carriage saw that the man standing oo the step bad a knife in l is hand. By the glare of the eleotrio lights they saw the bright blade gleam in the air as the assassin's arm deseeuded, aud tbeu President Carnot was seen to fall baca in his seat, his face deathly pale. Oue of his hands was pressed over his heart where the steel had entered bis hod?. M. Eivaud, prefect of Lyons, who was dated beside M. Carnot, immediately struck the assassin a blow fall iu the face and knocked biin from the step, thus pre veutimr the man from stabbing me preai dent again, which it was bis evident in- teutiou to do. Instantly cries of "-e president est as-assin! A mortal I'assnssin!" were heard on every side, and the crowd iu ibe vioinity of the carriage swelled to enormous pro portions, every member of it seemingly iuteut upon killing the assassin. He was grasped by a dozen hands, and his life would then and there have paid for its eiiine. had it not been for several eer geants de viile who seized him aud at waioted to draw him away from his oap tors. This was found to be impossible, as the infuriated popalaoe was determined to lynoh the man and the efforts of the sergeants availed nothing beyond saving in. mn from inatant death. Blows were aimed at his faoe and head over the ehoul ders of the police, who by this time bad received reinforoements, and many of the blowa landed fairly At last the police succeeded in driving the howling mob bsck a foot or so from the prisoner, but to get the captive through the crowd was a physical iropossibili'y. 1q the meantime the newi of the attempted mnrder spread with lightning rapidity and mounted guards were sent to aid the polioa, who were still struggling to preserve the life of the assassin. With drawn sabers the guards rode down into ibe crowd, heedless of whom the borsea trampled upon. The crowd gave way before the horses and at last the center of the mob was reached. Then a oordon was formed aronnd the almost exhausted policemen and captive and the march to the polioe station began. Even thus surrounded the prisoner was not safe, for men in the crowd made frantic endeavors to reach him. The guards repelled these attacks with the flat sides of their swords, while at the same time keeping watchful eves upon the crowd to prevent the pris oner from being shot. Maledictions were hurled upon the captive and never before has such wild indignation against a human being been seen in this city. In the meantime physicians were haeti f summoned to attend the preeilent. who had almost immediately been conveyed to the prefecture, and be died as above noted at 12:4 j. use the English language more and become Americanized. The Germans, some of them, made objection, while a greater number of the younger ones left their uer-man lodges beoause they preferred the EDglish speaking ones. The following resolution was presenter! to the grand lodge by Past Grand Chancellor J. F. Edmonds of Deadwood. n'.riin At tha lHt aesaien of the su -.-ma InitoA Kniuhta of Pvthias of the world, held at Kansas City, Mo., it was de- oided by the representatives mere preecut ... n.m( il. u .itnuliatin work of this great W puu. - American organization in the English lan guage alone, and Whereas, The representative iu m knit. twtm ' 'I is ioriadiotion voted as in our opinion tbey should, in favor of that legislation, aud wham. a nartRin nnmner ui ukui.u ir. .ho iinitoit Htate-a did object to ltU(vD ami iuv w this legislation, and did on June 12, 1893, convene an illegal ana ouinwiui eo,u Indianapolis, Ind., at which session sedi-thoroughly dis cussed, deliberated on, ana aiterwaru. nnt nnntmrv to all oreoeaeni, auu iu direct violation of all the solemn and u;.ut,., ,i.i,ati(,n of each and every true aud lawful Knight of Pythias. There fore be It Ra.nl.ari. That this Brand lodge in reg- i. oaa.irm An hereby denounce the ao . - . - I -L ' 1 tion of said German loages oi hub and their meeting beld siiduid m And be it farther o-.iari That the ansreme represent tives from' this jurisdiction be and are hereby instructed to vote agaiuav uu ih.i- inflnence to defeat any legislation tending to revoke or ohange in any way the decision of the lan supreme luuge, that the ritualistic wora oi nuigun Pythias should only be printea iu tue u gliah language. The forecoing resolutions were nnani mooa'.y adopted by rising vote of all those present. French People Incensed Over the Cowardly Murder of Their President. r.arn nt's Funeral Friday Re publicans Gathering at Denver. Public Building- BUI. The following letter was reoeived at thrs office yesterday from Congressman Lucas on the ' Deadwood pubho building bill. Washington, D. C, June 21.189. Tt.i. momina we cot a unanimous fav ..ki m,rt from the oommittee on Deadwoad'e publio building. I believe we can pass it throngn tne nous - .... it hir.h sill he before adjournment. There are several such bills aud we expect ;o get a day to consider mis ciasi oi u.i.. and hw on nlllAnrte of all interested I feel sure we will get ours. I feel sure we will get ours. I em now getting pledges ioduu it throogb. All considered I feel sure we will get it. Vnnri lruiv. W. V. Lucas. MARRIED. Ihe K. of P. Grand Id-e. J. F. Edmonds returned yesterday from Atx-rdeeu S. V-, where be attended the tirand lodue of the KoighU of Pythia" or der. s)s it. was tbe largset and nil enthusiastic gtanJ ludge meeting ever held in ihe stotr. Everything was har j mouioos and much business of importance was transaotod. The following officers were elected for th ensuing year: Grand Chanoellor C. T. Howard, R"d field. Grand ViC.-''tiLce.jr Wm. 3J. Lyon, Lead. Grand Prelate R--r. Heury Wilson, Canton. Grand Uaatur of the Eiobeqacr J. A. Trow, Madison. Grand Keeper of Records and Seal C. E. W&rner. Fsuiktoii. Grand Master at Ann T. E. Davoll, Howard. Grand Inner Guard F. L. Jackson, lack ton. Grand Ootr Gnard W. S. Mitcbll, Iiell Rapids. Gruud Trustee A. H. Daniels, Mitchell. Supreme Chancellor Blaokwell, of Ken-torkv wu nresent and oompUmented tbe . j . iodge upon the interest shown and tbe prosneron. eondition. He was returning ' from a long j Jurney throughout the nutthwest, during whioh time be visiteo ten grand lodge. Vntil two years ago the supreme lodge Ud the rituals printed ;n English and German as there were a great many Uer ttiao Udi-. Two years ago tbe enpreme lodge decided to have the ritual printed only in Kmrlish. This was dona after earefol thought, with the belief that it would encourage Germans to speak and Foi-Thoxa At the Baptist churcJi at 9 o'clock U svrelng, Btuart Alva Foi Mia oiyae Th(,in. Kev. W. I. Mason nmaannc. The irroom and his fair bride are known to nearly every resident of this city, either personally or by reputation, and do not Deed aDy introduction by us. The groom bas resided in this cmmonity since child hood and eniojs the confidence and es teem of bis many friends. The bride bas irrown up from a little girl into woman hood in Deadwood and her friends are legion. 6be is pretty, bright and possess s an amiable disposition. The church was crowded with friends and acquaintances of tbe happy couple The bride was attired in white s'.lk and veil, attended by Miss Birdi Fox, and the groom was attended by Will Lottridge. AHar tbe ceremony the happy pair ana their families and a few intimate friends repaired to the home of Judge and Mrs. Thomas, where an elegant supper awaited them. Tbey will go down to Hot bprings todsy to spend a brief honeymoon, and return to take ap tneir peimaucu. U.uv , , , . The large cirola of friends oi Mr. auu Mrs 8:uart tox and their families unite ... .h. t.-. in Fitendinir hearty con gratulations and wishing them a long and very happy life St. Edward's Academy The closing exercises at tbe above de- airvedly popular and excellent school for vouuir bove and misses occurred yesteraey afternoon and were witnessed by a large number of vieitore from this and surrounding towns. The large jlass room was fa:rly packed at the hour of com mencement and many late comers found it impossible to get standing room uu retorned to their homes in disappoint- m but The Sisters of the Holy Cro-s, under whose charge the school te conducted, are j......,n f 11 praise for tbe ability shown iu tbe trainiug of the pupils, both mentally, phy.iealiy ana muia.i). 1 be Oarnot Murder. 1'iBis. June 27 The deepest aorrow.dis- may aud anger, prevailslthroughout Franoe and the cowardly assassination of Pres ident Sdi Carnot at Lyoni is most heart ily deoloreo by all. Great anxiety is felt regarding the future aud this will not be allaved until a anooeesor to tbe late presi dent sha'l be induoted into offloe. Witb all this is the anger of Franoe at the as sassin, Cesare Giovanni Santo, the young Italian whoie dadly knife has plonged a nation into crltf. Telearams ot sympathy are pouring in udou the family and upon the government These messages of condolence come from all countries of the world, showing that Franoe is not aloue in her sorrow at the death of her president. The fei ling of poblio anger which pre vails in this city as a result of the assasin a'it u is almost bt-vond description. On the boulevards scenes of the greatest ex citemeut have been witnessed today. Ths pc-lice had the greatest difficulty in dis neisimz the crowds of wildly angry peo Die ho assembled at different points ais ojssine the tragedy, curing the assassin and calliDg for vengeaucs agaiuBt the murderer and his supposed accomplices The fact that the assBg-in is an Italian has mven riie to the most dangerously bitter feeliuir nrainst Italy a:id Italians, and several Italian flags, displayed out of svmDathy with FraLCe's lo.-s and druped witiicrep-, were hou'ed at auJ, in at lean one instan e, pulled d wa and torn into shreds. In evtry qnrtrr of Fans tierce dinionrtwi.m agnn.t the liaiauresi dents l.ave taken place, and as a result nearly nil the Italiuu cafes aod restauran's have been cl'ei!. President Carrot's bo.lj was moved at 6:30 this eveHing to the railway station in Lyons and there placed in a car hetivi.y draned with bhoit. Al 7 o'clor-k tb spe cial train to which the car was attached started fur Paris with Mme. Carnot, sev eral tfficers of the l ite president's hoine bold and a few other officials. A military guard will be on duly in the funt ml cham ber ont.il the funeral, which will probably take place on Friday. and made more confident claims of vie- ... . time duruiir tne striae. Sk. I.ll.. .nmnsnV tOUlllht IBBUeU 8 A I1D i Uliwou I ' . statement regarding the strike and the proposed boyoott. Alter r. v.e..uK ...ri .lAtinir thai the strikers had already deprived themselses of more than $200 000 in wages, tne ainutiiituiiam,. that tho boycott is Will 1 tut -,. threatened because the company win m .nHmit to arbitration a question as to whether or not it shall operate its shops at Pullman under a seuie oi whioh would cause a oanj ios to u I. Ik. maifAa nnid. B. - " . , Anticipating the tureateueu n.!i.nm i urs bv the A. R-U., the general managers of all roads whioh have terminals in Chicago prscticauy ue.UoU today that either all Pullman oars will go t iv, nr the trains will remain i 4k Arni nnt.il thev oan bo with their usnal Pullman equipment. This decision was reached by tne uenerai niminn"" sooiation, whioh was called together at a speoial meeting for the purpose oi couem- ering the proposed ooyooiv. AM-.iNG THE MINES. Montana Pops Divided. Hxlena, June 27. The populist state ennvention whioh meets at Deer Lodge to morrow, will only have two offices to make nominations for arepreientative in ooa cress and an asaomate juitioe oi tne su preme oourt. The great question before the convention will ba that ot insion. ine minority party in the itate want to fuse with the demoorats, the plan being to nominate a demoorat for congress and a poouliBt for associate justice, the demo srati to then nominata at their conven tion the same men. The majority of tbe delegates, however, are believed to favor straight populist nominatians. The convention may express its choioe for candidates for United States senator, bnt this it not probable. The Btate capi tal fight now on between Helena and Anaconda, and which will be determined in November, will cut a figure in the eon vention. In Custody tor Perjury- Dennty U. 8. Marshal Bray brought W. C. Folden down from Lead Monday night and took him before U. 8 Court Commissioner Frank McLaughlin upon a charge of testifying falsely in the Fullerton case at Sioux Falls. He was held in the sum of $500 bonds whioh he could not furnish and ihe ort.imiuary examination was con tinned until Saturday at 2 o'clock. The complainant in the case alleges that Fol Jen testified that ho was in Martm's sa loon, Lead, on a certain date and that Martin was in Kansas at the time and did not own a saloon at Lead. Folden swore he boarded at the Hometake hotel with Sam Roy and it has beau show that at the time Sam Roy had been dead thirteen months. He also testified that ne was in Lead when the Fullerton aocident hap pened and oomplainant has proven that he (Folden) was in Pennington county at the time. Serious Accident. R. W. (B b) Coopi'r met with a si rions and oainful aocident last evening by lau- from tbe hay loft to the basemeul oi his baro, breaking both his legs at the .nkle i jiu s t-y the fall, the left ankle re neiviuir a compound fracture, the bone nrotrodinir through tbe flush, lherignt ankle was d slooated aud the small outside bone fractured. The suff irer was at once Lkn to his room in the Anthony block and Dr. Howe and Bjwmao summoned, .ho in a short tim bad the patient real Liu eaav and b th limbs encased in plaa V - terparis. Il was al first reporied that in addition to the broken liujhs, internal m ir had happened. Aa examination by tbe pLiysiciaus fntljJ to suj that such was the case. As to bow the accideut happened, Mr Keating, in oharg-s of the barn, says that Cooper came there between and 6 p. na-. . in ,t- !,., loft a he usually aaa wii w v - . didtogetaomesljeo. Ami iwi' , i... .nw. nr. ami started for the Duurs uo wv -- aUirs. bot instead of r-.ohiog toera, tDDJ into tbe bay eau.e .eaa.ug w s.-ll- an l-l A nUrDlBUt. HI' beard some nois. and, koowing that Bob was op in ths loft, ran up to see wuv Uo matter wa. Not seeing him, it flashed on bis mind that be had fallen through the hayihootto the basemfnt. He lost no time in going down and there found Mr. Cooper suffering from tbe injuries mentioned, which will lay him op for several months. He certainly had a very narrow eacapa from death. Republicans at Denver DiKTia, June 27. Chairman Carter ar rived today but most discretely held aloof from the league delegates. He felt a delicacy in appearing before them, as his official connection is with another branch of tbe party o-ganixation. Chairman Manly of the executive committ-je of the national association is advising i h the league of ficers. The story is afloat that Carters position is insecure. Efforts are making to remove biin as national chairman. The executive committee of the nation al leacue held a I -ng session today. The silver question vexes them. The Colorado members declare that the success of the U'e campaign this fall depends on the action of the convention. The Ohio pull for the convention is d dared to be a scheme to sdvanoe McKiu- ley's presidential boom and some of the other candidates are awakening to an op position to Cleveland O., as the neit place of meeting. The young republican u very muoh in evidence in Denver just now. The league idea seems to be suited to his eutbusiastio nature and as a delegate to the national republican league convention b has an oooortuui'y to express quite Jolly con siderable of his sentiments and display his enthusiasm. The delegates have been arriving since Saturday and more .re reported on the road. The hospitality of tbe city has been severely tnied to comfortably accommo date tbe delegates, as many failed to se oure quarters iu advance and some delega uous brougut more people than tney bad announced. However, tbeie will be no disc jm fort. Diamond Dick'a Wild West Show P. C. Mattox, of perpetual motion fame whose stage name is "Diamond Dick," was in the city yesterday from bis borne, Piedmont. He has been engaged the past few months securing material for his Wild West Show," with whioh be eipeots to embark about the middle ot text month. He has collected a great many relics of tne west, which are always of in terest to the unsophisticated people of the east, and says he is going to have as irood a show as Buffalo Bills, which is of the same order. His outfit is not together vet. bot can be gathered in a ehort time. It consists of large band wagon, a stsge coach which was used between Cheyenne and Deadwood in the days of road agents and Indians, a large carnage, three wag one. 38 horses, 16 men. 10 Indiaus and I irirls. Tbe show will travel entirely over land and make its first appearance at Chadron for a week's stand. From there it will take an eastern course and tbe mau- aeement intends to confine his travels to the eastern and southern states, speudiLg the winters in the south. The outfit does not perform in a tent, but has a cauvas wall or enclosure twelve feet high, wuo nothing but the azure sky above. "Dia mond Dick" has had a number oi years experience in the circus basinees and as sures us he will have a better show man the average circus. THE rCLLMAN BOYCOTT Will be Reaiated by ths Railroad Com putties. a I'l.iruii telegram of Juue 2Sth sayp: ai .,M,n i lottu the Ajjeiiceu Kailay uuioa will begin its fight agaiuet the Pull- muu Palace i ur company, uruers iui vu t i,Hc been issued to all local branches of the organnation aud prepar atious are now complete lor woai n .c iu may be the greatest railway fight in history. The preliminary skirmishes today at Ludlow, ity , ana rji.. Pullman oompany wnn ouiy us u Wilmington, Uci , mj oonauci reruns u its oarB. That this will badly cripple tbe company is not denied, but the officials clsim that .i.. ..,!. raiimiaiiii-s will make all nec- vut ' .- r ssary repairs in order to handle the travel . .... J ... m the without loss tnai won o rwun . ..i,j...i nt the aleetun? oar patronage. Offioers of the onion were jobilaut over the news fr m Lodlow auu o. uu are more ooufldent of victory than at any Owner nuic w a u.ABii4ssnt Hnatra ft Aid: T6 going to bankropt Geo. W. Pullman, and we are going w " - - "-,-. .- u-A hnt nn hie works at Lud low and St. Louis, and we shall be able to close bis last door in Wilmington by next week. He will be rendered completely helpless inside of ten dsys unless be cornea a - t. that time. . .t. ..sk.,. nf the ii n ion are iubi ant over the news from Lodlow and St. Louis, Elkhorn W01 Mot Baud. Abont two weeks ago it was determined bv the Elkhorn management to build the road from the eattle yards near Belle Fonrche up tae valley of Middle creek to a point opposite the mouth of Oak creek, eight miles distant. This was decided a -on at the solicitation of tbe cattlemen out in that section, who claimed to have greet difficulty in getting their herd, to the Middle creek shipping pens on account of the location, and furthermore that the st. ck shrank perceptibly and quite a loss was entBiled from tbe scarcity of feed atd water. Under the cireomstances i.ie oompany agreed to extend the line to the point stated above, where feed and water .pre abundant. intendiEg to ouiiu nr , new CJrrals and shipping facilities at the terminus aud leave the old ones where thv ,r. The plan has been chug, w..j i. i.ri the road will not De ouui UVWi ti . . m .Hr. This is bectuse of the abnud anoe of feed and water in tbe vicinity of tbe preeent yards, the cattlemen being folly satisfied with the conditions genera. , ti... .i.im thf irass is higher, thick er'and stronger than ever before in the history of this oouu'ry bdu s " far advanredto be destroyea oj uiU t. -!J.-h..w,i, The shipping scb- bod will commence about August 1 and the Elkhorn is nrrsiip-.ng nanuie n.urr etock this fa t 'a" H'-r befor. W. R- Bidn-r, form rly profes-or r.f the Fremont (Xeb I tcbool, who has bcru su-joorning in Lead for sorr.- da;.s pas. - ...uril escorted arooi- the metropo.: by two of his farmer pupils, Missis Atlan- ( ta F uller and Maud M tiler. A nUOMlPK SUC'C1S. Dtuver Mii.iug Recor.l: Prof. Engle- hardt, at the eiperuneDtal works on Blake stret, has jost completed bromine tis'.s upon thirty tons of iron sulphide concentrates from I Ik- H..imstake uinl. near Deadwood, l" the Black Hill-. Iheex- trnetii'U exceeded !7 per cent of the .-issay value, iiud at a co-t so small that the cmui pany has jiractically decided to put up a br-miui- plant for this purpose. Ihe ml. is of the company, when in operation, turn out 60 to 75 tons of concentrates per day These have heretofore been snipped to the euiehtrs. Two officers of the company watched the Ir-atuieut here aud are more than sntiefleil w-th the net result. Oae or tvro tons of the oouocntratua were roaetd with a Bruckner cylinder at tho expert ineu'nl plant, but the reinainer was renst ed iu the Picrco autonir.lic furnace a', the Ar -o oris at a cost vjry clo.e to 80 cents per ton. Tbe work ot the luruace was perfect. Under Ihe old methods this roasting would have cost at least per ton AMENDING THE MINIKO LAWS The bill of Senator Stewart which rt cently passed the senate makes some rad icil chaog in the preient mining laws and brifcflv are as follows: The year within which the nixuicA labor or improvements required to be per formed or made by this section shall com mence at 12 o'olook meridian on the first day of October o' each year; provided, that upon claims located previous to the the first day of March in any year the an nual labor shall be performed or made on such olaim for that year prior to 12 o deck meridian on the first day of October next succeeding; and upon claims locaUd alter the last day of February aud prior to 12 o'clock meridian of the first day of Octo ber in aoy year, the annual labor or im provements required shall be performed or made within one year from 12 o clock. meridian on the first dsy of the suoceedmg Ootobei; and provided further, that only one-talf of ti e aunual labor or impro meuts required by this aot shall be neces sary to be performed or made prior to 12 o'clock meridian of the first day ot Ucto ber in the year 1895, but after said day the full amoont of labor or improvements required by this act shall be performed or made upon such claims as in all other cases dormg each year prior to 12 o'clock meridian of the first day of October Upon a failure to comply with the con ditiona of tbia aot is the perioral anoe of of annual labor, the claim or mine npon which soch failure ooonrred shall be open to relocation in the 6ame manner as if no location of the same had ever been made, but no relocation of a claim by a person who has already looated such claim and failed to comply with conditions of this act in performing work or making improve menu shall be valid, prior to tbe resump tion and coutiuuance of work oponsucn olaim. In cases of contest as to the min eral or agricultural oharaoter of land the testimony aud proofs may betaken under aoh regulations and notice as the general land offioe may direct; provided, that tbe presence of rock in place bearing gold, silver, cinnabar, petroleum or otner valn- able mineral, shall be prima taoie evi denoe that the laud containing the same is mineral in character When mineral veins are possessed with in the limits of an incorporated town or oity. and fuch possession is recognixed by local authority or by the laws of tbe Unit ed States, tbe title to town lots shall be Bubject to such recognized possession and the necessary use thereof, and wben entry has been made or patent issued for such Ujwnsitee to snob incorporated town or city, the possessor of such mineral vein may enter and secure patent for such vein and surface ground recognized by the lo cal laws and statutes of the United States; orovided, that no entry shall be made by such mineral vein claimant for surface ground where the owner or occupier of the surface ground shall have had possess ion of the same before the inception of the title of the mineral vein applicant. THB OLD COM -TOM LODE The Consolidated California and Vir ginia companj's weekly letter shows that the faoe of tne west crosscut on the 1700 level is in $30 ore. There oao be no gain- savins the fatt, soys the irgima Lity Enterprise, that a large aud rich body ot on- is that which has recently been dis .1 ;L - covered. The facts known snow mat toe bo It l as hlr.ady t een marked out, end that the ore a-sayf from $ 0 to $G0O per t,m. Tne or.iuion of mining men is that ihe ore i xtt i:ds bo'.h above and below the noints at which It has been reached, and it irenerallv thought that tbe ore aoove the 1650 level is of greater richness than any taken from the new bonanza. How ever this may be, eLoogb is known to as-sore the fact that men wiii be pot to work and at least a partial rev;val of the form er prosperity ! the Comatocx win w p'.ace- THE F BSESBOE BTBIKE- Sot of the m-nars, but of a tine shoot o! -te, a rport of which was brought to ih.s city by a prospector who is at work iu tne vic.oiiy. I r.vious to tbe death of Thin. H. White former superintendent and g-neral manS' r of the company, .everal small seams of ore weie cut through in tne eet drift low several hundred feet in iM,i.th. A few days ago Robt. Lilly, fore man in charge, d.cidJ - n :. a drift southerly on one of this. as the ,,it ,.r pressed the seam enlarged and n..w the entire 'ac is in a fine body of ore of g oJ grade. Thi would indicate that t,i f.illijwiMC the other reams a similar re- . i. el, .aiiiod. Last winter the -, ,-. stsUd on the euthority of Mr vt r, that there was sufficient ore in ii ....i.. ... .arrant the erection of works (lgu capable of treating H ' tons of ore per day. In fact the plans and specifications for soch a plnut were then being prepared and bid.i called for for the grading aud stonework. Owing to the illness of Mr. Wh:te, which finally endid iu Ins death, the mutter w;is postponed and it now remains where he left it. Development work however has beeu coutinnous, the re sult of which has been highly satisfactory. Tin- t riucimil stockholders are residents o' Montreal, Canada, and thej wera ex pected to arrive he.ra during the present month, other matters, however, have en gaged their time aud attention. The com pany's investment to date in the property will aggregate ubout 1500,000 00 and they have a property now developed worth ten times the amount. THE UOLPES BF.WAHD. At the recent meeting of tho directors and principal stockholders of the above oompany a large amoont of business was transacted, of interest not alone to the company bot to the Black Hills in gen r-a1, chief among which was the decision to double the capacity of their works by the erection of a cyanide plant capable of treating 100 tons per day, plans and spe cifications for which are now nearly com pleted. The crushing capacity of the present chlorinatiou works will be increased by the addition of a new building now under construction, to accommodate new sets of rolls and screens. The ma chinery, tanks, etc., for the cyanide plant will in all probability be furnished by the tarns 6rm that supplied them to the Black Hills G. A 8. Ex. M. & M. company, tr. Taylor, secretary of the latter compauy, having furnished their address to Harris Franklin, president of the Golden Reward oompany, a few daj s ago. It is not yet known whether tho MdArthnr-torrest process will be adopted iu the new works or not. Experiments wera made last fall by the Golden Beward company relative to the precipitation of mineral from the cyanide solution to or on copper plates by means of electricity, the test was on a small scale bot proved eminently sat- ief actory. Should this methodlbe adopted it will revolutionize the cyanide process in the Black Hills at least, as by it the zinc shavings used in the McArthnr-Forrest are entirely done away with, thus reduc ing the cost of treatment to that extent The Golden Beward company have an im mense reserve supply of ore in their vari ous mines, carrying gold and silver in al most equal proportions, none of which the oompany have attempted to treat in iu chlorinaiion plant from the fact that the cold only coold be recovered by that method. To the conservative and able management of the affairs of the oompany by its president, Harris Franklin, and sec retary. C. W. Carpenter, the splendid buo cess and profitable results a-e mainly due Tbe mines controlled by tbe ootrpany have an unlimited supply of pay ore m sight, and instead of diminishing as the work progres es on them, the shoots be come larger aud better defined. The new works will neoessarily increase the number of employes both at mines and mills and thus benefit the entire community by a large increase of the monthly disburse ment on labor aooount as well as material and supplies obtainable from our local merchants. WKATHER FORECASTS -..,jrm-lit. l--.':l, l-y W. T. Fitter. St. Josh-ii, Mo., June '29. My Inst but letiu gnvo forecasts of the storm wave to cross the contiueut from Jane 20th to July I h, nud tho next will reach the Pa . ilio coast abont July 5lh, cross tho west- rn uiouutaius by closo of July Gila, Ibe great central valleys from July 7th to Hth, and the eastern states about the 10th. This will be a storm of considerable importance and will develop its greatest force in the Mississippi valley about the 8th, and will be somewhat favorable to the development of tornadoes. The warm wave will cross the western mountains abont July 5th, the great central valleys about July 7th, and the east ern states about the Uth. The cool wave will oross the western mountains about July 8tb, the great oen- tral valleys about the 10th, and the eastern stutes about July 121b. The rainfall of July will be excessive in places, but will average below the normal taking the whole oouutry over. Spots of drouth in various places will do consider able damage to growing crops daring the first ten days of the month, while other places will bo damaged by floods. After ths 10th rains will become more general and run less to eitremesr The hottest waves of the month will cross the continent from west to east about June 2'Jlh to July 3rd, and July 28th to August 1st. The coolest weather will be from ths 10th to the 20th, and greatest fall of temperature following the storm wavts crossing the continent from Juns 3ftti to July 4th, and from July 29th to August 2nd. For the United States and Canada, as a whole, July will be a fair average orop month. The rains will range wall to tbe, north during the first half of the month aud wall to the sooth daring the last half. The ino,t destructive storms will occur frm July 1st to the 10th, and will inolude some severe hail storms and tornadoes. This will aleo be a danger period on the lakes and tbe Atlantic Hot So Bad as Reported. The Times was advised several days ago of two deaths from malignant diphtheria at Sturgis last week. We heve said noth ing concerning the matter for the reason that our information was not deemed sufficiently reliable upon which to base an ar ticle, and we would not be guilty of doing Sturgis an injustice by misrepresenting it. particularly at this time when they are making expensive preparations for their celebration next week. 1 esterday the re ports reaohed us several times more and we determined to obtain the truth or oth erwise of the reports. Doubtless many of our readers have beard during the past week that there were three deaths in two days at Sturgis, and that the disease was malignant. Such was not tbe case wholly. We talked yesterday with Oiaf lielweg and John Scoliard, wen anowu .1 V and responsible citizens oi iue place, who stated there had been two dtatbs from diph'-hiria, but tbey were out of town and there was no datg r. Last night the Tijueh talked with Dr. Smith, who by the way is a thoroughly re liable and conscientious man, and be gave us the true status of the ease. On the evruinu o! the lath iust. a child of Mr. and Mrs. Hoffman, aged abont 6 rears, was taken suddenly and dangerous ly sick and died next morning. 1 he case mached the ears of Dr. Smith, who as chairman of the city bond of health, . .... or..(nl investigation of the u Hue a ,sii 1 - - v case and pronounced it malignant diph theria. He ordered the house quar-,ntinea ai.d the atroncest disinfectant were freely used about the premises and by way oi nrrantion were put about the town, ins next dsy, 20th, another child, aed 11 year, died aud a third ooild was sic. The quarantine was s enforoed. a special policeman being !..... . ths ti'.aoe to prevent rl- n. rsens approaching or eLtermg tne prcm is-sot memb-rsof the family leaving Ti Kr.r. is in the extreme southern por inn of the city separated from the thickly -tiled portion, and as the sick child is ,e rimr Dr Smith assures os the danger is entirely past; There are no otner case. .0 .nrl Dr. Smith and the city's officials sta'e there is positively not a particle of of an eoidemic or any mr.uer trouble. The officials and board of health have nreoared a statement over their sig natures which will be forwarded to the Times for publication and will appear in the next issue. FouKbt Over a President, Paws, June 28. A meeting of republican members of the senate and chamber: of deputies was held this afternoon to decide upon a candidate for president to be voted for at Versailles tomorrow. The proceedings throughout were characterised by an indescribable noise and continuous brawling. Deputies aud senators shouted at the top of their voices over on another's heads. Some demand a vote without debate). Blows were exchanged by aeveral members and inkstands mte thrown about freely. Depaty Mark Suzet, member for Ardeohe, tried to stand upon tha table Bnd was polled violently to the floor by Bertesux, member for Seine-eth-Oise. Another member who tried to hide the ballot box was struck end thrown down. Finally some of the calmer members pro posed a recess, and a mot -on to adjourn was oarriei. A large number remained in the hall, however, and after a abort period of quiet Senator de Verciac, who presid ed, asked whether the meeting desired to vote. The tnmult was renewed, and it was impossible to restore order. M. de vrmm rinGl&rad the meeting closed, and left the tribune. Free fighting ensued for . .. . i I.' I.aII. fully a quartr,oi an uiiur. iurau.ij the hall was cleared. The oonfliot was provoked by the socialists aod the i-treme radicals iu order to prevent a decisive vote. The public will be admitted to iew the body of President Carnot tomorrow until the funeral takes place. Tbe coffin, with the head Bligbtly raised, has been placed in the middle room of the palaoe. A cushion, covered with decorations, lies at the feet of tho corpse. The catalfalqre is square, supported by four oolumns. Immense crowds of people have visited the palaoe today to expre s tneir eyuipstu. The funeral obsequies of President Carnot will begin on Sunday. the bialto mihi Situated in Carbonate bida fair to be come the leading bouanza of the dietriot. A recent assay of tbe orj from it made by T. Molitor gavs a return of 124.65 ouooes silver aud tSJi per cent lead to the ton. Development work continues. A drill la now beiug run from the shaft along the course of tbe vein; the rock taken out IS all pay ore, a car load or more being bow on the dump awaiting arrangements now underway for its treatment. THE IN TIB OCEAS M. ft M. OO. The mill commenced dripping twenty stamps in their mill at Welcome City at noon yesterday, the machinery running smooth, without a j or hitch in any part of it. Mr. Raymond, of Lincoln, neD, Anson Higby, of this city, Geo. L. Thorp, manst-er of the commercial affairs of tbe company, aud Frank Ickes, superintend ent and general manager of tbe prooerty, were all present at the initial run or Btart of ths p ant. The oompany have sora-cient ore in eight to keep the mill in oon-atapt operation for years, and ita success will cause tbe building of other mills in the same district. ftlOO Reward $100. The readers of this paper will be ph a M to learn that there is at least one dreaded disease that science bas been able to erne in all its stages, and that is catarrh. Halls Catarrh Cure is the only positive curekULwnto tbe medical -fraternity. Catarrh being a constitutional change requires a constitutional treatment. Hall's Catarrh Cure is tak-n internrUy, acting directly upon the blouu aud mucous antlac of thesystem.thereby destroying the foundation 'of the d:s -ase, and giving the patient strength and assisting uatare to do its w irk. The proprietors have so nioeh faith in its curative powers (bat h y nS r one hundred dollars for any esse i that it fails to core. Send for testimoninU. Add.ess F. J. C-nney Co. , lojeoo, u. Sold by Druggists, tie-

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