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Rejuvenated Alta. A Short Sketch of the Famous Mining District Past and Present. ritory and cross fissures intersect this at intervals throughout Its entire length. To develop this, a tunnel has been driven into the mountain from which radiate drifts in every direction. The ground has been worked for over 100 feet above the tunnel and levels below the tunnel a hundred feet apart have been opened up as well. It is in these lower or levels that the great value of the mine has " The Sfar Boarders Pills By (Copyright, sub-tunn- r. it .; Kr,; ' s rv,.,1 ,r iA r j : ; ? fc c 4 V A . An I i, V -- S'.- v: rv w a m OLD ALTA TRAMWAY. PLEASURE PARTY GOING UP THE We acknowledge the courtesy of the its place among the great metal proSalt Lake Mining Review In permit- ducers of the world. were made at Alta In the ting us to use their cuts in this Issue. oldFortunes More and greater fortunes days. The Publishers. will be made In the rejuvenated camp. Mines unheard of will yet be opened (Continued From Our Last.) up and a great prosperity settle on What the camp needs h a railroad the district which no commercial deAlready one Is projected to take the pression can stop. To tell all the advantages of Alta place of the tram which the elements The undertaking would occuoy a greater space than an have destroyed is a great one, but with the constant article of this character warrants. Investors with capital would do well Increase of ore to be marketed the call for the Iron horse will be so great and to keep their fingers on the pulse of loud that he will come. With this an this camp. It Is in every way worthy accomplished fact, Alta camp will take of tehlr keenest Interest. The Famous Columbus Con. One of the Leviathan Mining EnterIn point of territory development prices of the Intermountain West. and exposed ore bodies, and In mining equipment It leads, and In all probBONANZA. A ability will lead for some time to come The fact is that it Is among the leviThe Story of a Mine Which Will Rank athans of the slate and ere long bids fair to rival even the Silver King and With the Great Producers Daly West of the neighboring camp. of the State. It 11s scarcely five years ago that the writer of this happened to be in an It is in no manner belittling any office in the old Atlas building, when other mine in the Alta district to say the Jacobson brothers (Tony and Al) that the Columbus Consolidated mine came In with the evidence of the first Is at the present time the leader fit strike In the mine. Previous to this them all. In point of production and time they had labored alone and D against every discouragement to strike the vein for which they were driving a tunnel. With undeviatlng pluck and determination they worked on. The theory they worked on failed to enlist the attention cf the mining public. All they said fell upon deaf ears, and they were practically left alone to work out their problem. Nothing daunted, the boys kept at their work, and it was a hajpy pair of young men who exhibited the tangible evidence that their theory was correct that night In the Alta building The'r theory proven, 'it became a less ardorous task to obtain the capital with which to develop the mlpe. To Al Jacobson was left the task of the opening of the superintending mine, while Tony undertook the financing of the property. Both went at their work with the same spirit and deter mination they had shown when poor and friendless they began work In the almost deserted mining district. Both succeeded and today the mine Is a model In every way. The territory of the Columbus is situated west of the Alta townsite, having for its eastern bounIt dary the rejuvenated FlatgstatT. comprises seventeen patented claims and Is developed by over three miles of underground workings. 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GOOD FOR SUCCESS J iiroyi French Tansy An acTablets A' V, ry telephone X X X w tx& r1 , X aC , Write or telegraph. JPhones v Doe3 If X If If Cut flowers and floral work forj X fall occasions. X We make a specialty of shippingjj Utahs Great Industrial School v js gjgg installed and all the worhin,s jn three miles of drifts and jfijAnels as well as the mirie boarding house, offices and workshops ary brilliantly lighted up. There is likewise a te Aphonic system by whichl communication can he had at all hous with the Remotest level in the mine. tliia. the mine Is In additio equipped milling JIyA an average of 150 plant throug tons is run elepThls mill, which Is motors, operates operated by eight WllflyTiables, five jigs, one ore crusher and two rolls, besides other devices, afuch as classifiers, etc. An independent tunnel connects the mill with tlye mine, and it is thorugh this that al, or the major portion of all the (ytea mined sees light of day. 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SALT LAKE CITY. time, easy terms, liberal tions, drop us a line. op- - Joseph B. Bowles.) er d S' 2 0 0 0 0 0O 0 0 0 he think the servant swaL lowed them? I dont know, answered Miss Brown, absently, too anxious for the effect upon her permanent boarder to join In the general titter around the table; but he says he shall dismiss him at once for his carelessness. What Is the number of the baronets room? The newcomer asked the question with sharp abruptness. No. 15. Then It is next to mine. The lady looked for a moment attentively at her plate, then, after the baronets example, rising, with murmured apologies, quitted the table and the room. A minute later found her by the star Are you quite sure? boarders chair. Perhaps there is some mistake. Your servant might have overlooked them, May he just give one more look? Divided between surprise at her interference and her pertinacity, the baronet, turning, rang the bell near him and directed his servant to look once more. The man obeyed. He returned, per plexity on his face, with the pill box and two innocent-lookin- g pills therein. There, I told you so! said the little lady, with a cip of her small white hands. The star boarders first sensation was joy. Madam, he said, with a studied bow, you have the witchery of your sex. But his brow clouded. Glancing towards his Your care' iessness is unpardonable. I shall diS' miss you from my service. You might have cost me the loss of He rose hastily and, courfesy reminding him, offered his arm to his benefactress. The two returned to the dining room. Forgive the noor man. said the lady as they went such carelessness Is No, madam; too culpable. man-serva- And you are feeling quite well this It was the morning after, morning? and the lady whose witchery had secured the baronet his dinner leaned over his chair. Quite, madanl, he replied gallantly, owing to your cleverness. I have not had a dinner suit me so well or enjoyed so perfect a night's rest for a long while. Then you will not be so stern towards your But the star boarder shook his head. Such culpable carelessness, madam.' The lady hesitated. Could you keep & secret? He bowed solemnly. , Then I will tell you something. My room joins yours; they are much alike, I, too, take pills before dinner, and I went by mistake into your room and took two pills. Afterwards I slipped up and placed two of mine In your box. I feared to tell you lest they should not suit you; but you see they have acted admirably. Pray, say you forgive man-servan- t? me. The baronets politeness was taxed, Maaam, he said, the effects have been too happy for resentment Also it follows my servant Is absolved from blame. There was a deeper tint in the ladys cheek, tut 'her eyes were laughing. Could you keep another secret? He laid his hand on his heart Faithfully. MAORIS GREET VISITORS NATIVE CEREMONIES uutu BLYTH Why are w waiting? She was a ,iew-comor she would have known Ahat in this very genteel boarding hJuse, select as were its boarders, th0 star boarder was an English tarone, and that it wa a feature of honor acycorded him that dinner was never taily commenced before his arrival at The table. The bpronet, to do him justice, was extremely punctual where replenishing the inner man was concerned But on this, particular evening he was not in his accustomed place, and people shuffled ind toyed with ringi, and tried to Appear not to be waiting, till the newlittle comer, a vivacious, fresh-tinte- d lady, a little turned 40, Inquired of her near neighbor the cause of delay. But at that moment the baronet appeared, walking slowly, a heavy cloud on his brow. He took his seat by the side of Miss Brown, the lady of the establishment, presiding at the head of the table. He stooped and whispered to her in portentious tones. Can eat no dinner! she answered aloud in alarmed accents. Nothing, nothing, said the star boarder, unless, with a melancholy wave of his hand, a spoonful, just a spoonful of the soup. No more, not a drop more, as in obedience to his request the soup ladle descended to his I have not missed taking them plate. for 15 years, and I dare not attempt anything like a full meal without their aid. Until the mail arrives morning I am a starving man, and mournfully he applied himself to the soup placed before him. That dis patched, he rose, and with a muttered apology left the apartment for the drawing room. At his departure Miss Brown gave The star boarder could explanation. eat no dinner because his digestive pills the last two he possessed till the morning mall brought a fresh supply had disappeared from the box. The pill box was still standing on the mantelpiece, but the pills, so the servant reported who had been sent to fetch them, were gone. been shown. Here Immense bodies of high grade sulphide ore have been uncovered and blocked out. The ore runs high in copper as well as silver, lead and gold, and after all expenses have been paid, including a seventeen-mil- e wagon haul down a mountain road, nets the company fully $50 per ton. That the mine Is a great one. and will develop Into a leviathan is proven by the fact that on the 300 level the ore bodies are stronger and richer than any others In the mine, and give promise of going to great mine it rivdepths. For a als any in the world. In the matter of equipment, there Is nothing left toj be desired. An power plank; situated far down the canyon, furniides double the power needed for working the mine. This plant is housed Jn fine buildings and works without jft hitch. The eectrical energy getfrjted is tw0 conveyed to the mine and wj. immense air compressors, other devices cf modern mining. sub-tunn- J a. GOT WILD WELCOME One Would Imagine, Proceedings, Rather Trying to the Nerves of a Party of Western Tourists. A traveler In New Zealand tells of a native welcome. His party drew near to the central home of the tribe As we rested beneath of Maoris: the parapets, we were startled by a horrible yell and round the corner of the stockade appeared a ferocious befeath-erefigure, tattooed, and naked, except for a very brief waist fringe of dangling palm fiber. His eyes rolled till the whites only were seen, then he thrust out a long and snaky tongue and grimaced fearfully. Shaking a wooden spear in his hand, he swiftly cast it at us, then turned and rushed toward the Just as the spearsman village. turned one of our young men, who had rapidly divesjted himself of all but his waist shdwl, darted out in pursuit and we followed at a more dignified pace. The entrance to the city was barred by a body of armed men, crouching still as death, on one knee, each holding a gun, butt on the ground, barrel sloping toward us. We advanced until we were within twenty paces of the warriors. Then all at once, at a ild cry from a chief on the right, they Jumped to their feet, leaped high in the air, with their feet doubled under them like deer, and with one voice Uteri ally barked out a thundering chorus. This way and that our martial hosts bounded, brandishing their loaded rifles in time to the chant Halting thud, abruptly, with an they fired a volley of ball cartridge over our heads. Another volley reverberated from hill to hill and the bullets whistled over us. Then the brown warriors fell back and a gayly dressed band d earth-shakin- g of women, with green leaves wreathed about their brows, and waving shawls and leafy boughs, advanced with a gliding semidance and chanted their ancient welcome song. When the womens song ceased, out to the front danced six girls a group of vividly barbaric, yet not inharmonious, color appareled In loose crimson roundabouts and short gowns of flowered print, their georgeously brows bound about with red handkerchiefs, which held in place the black and white plumes of the rare huia bird and the iridescent feathers of the long-tailecuckoo, their cheeks dabbed with red ocher paint, greenstone pendants and sharks teeth hanging from their ears. These barefooted nymphs, hands on hips and heads thrown back, glided into the measure of a dance, to the music of a shrill monody tattooed chanted by a white-haireold lady. Then all at once the chant ended on an unexpected high note and the performers stopped, breathless and glowing all over with theii Broad flax d emotions. mats were spread out for us on th green and after speeches of greeting we were regaled with pork, preserved birds, wild honey and potatoes, in quantity sufficient to have satisfied d self-evolve- a starving Russian garrison. Big Mines with Small Names. Many of the great mines of the West were devoloped by men who had little capital. ( Ths comparatively which has yielded about Aspen, gave its fortunate lessee days. He had $467,000 in forty-fiv- e spent only $8,000 in opening It The Hecla, of Burke, Idaho, was opened by six dairymen, who a few weeks ago refused $2,670,000 for it. Thomas Kearns, general man of the Silver King, which has ager paid $10,505,000 in dividends, says that it cost $58,000 to put the property on a paying basis. He and his partners had nothing but their wages and savings from them when they began to develop the mine. Leslies Weekly. 0, Adding Insult to Injury. The phrase adding Insult to injury originated from a fable by Phaedus, a Roman author, who lived in the reign of Augustus Caesar, and whose writings were first introduced in modern literature in 1596, at Rheims, France. The fable is called The Bald Man and the Fly, and is A fly bit the bare pate as follows; of a bald man, who endeavoring to crush it, gave himself a heavy blow You Then said the fly, jeeringly: wanted to avenge the sting of a tiny insect with death. What will you do to yourself, who have added insult to injury? . Cotton Long Known. The manufacture of cotton in India dates back to its Earliest history There are allusions to it connected with India in the Bible. In old Sans crit records mention Is made of its being used in India nearly 3,000 years ago. At the time of Alexanders invasion of India the dress of the Hindoos was described as consisting large ly of calicos, pure white or having figures. Among the imports Into Europe during the first century, enumerated from India are described as of superior quality. Pheasant Hatched Chickens. While traveling through the woods quite recently Isaac Rose, a pioneer of Jackson township, saw a pheasant brood a flock of little chicks. It is supposed a hen had laid in the pheasants nest and that the pheasant hatched out the chicks, which hatch out a week earlier than pheasants, ard then left her nest Ebensbirg Then she rose as though prepared to make quick exit after speaking. It is nothing so very serious; only the pills jou took last night were rheumatism pills; and I am so glad they suit' Mountaineer. ed you.