AMERICAN FORK. From the Independant of February 28 Washington's birthday was greatly observed. The contest between rifle teams from American Fork and Lake View was won by the former, by a score of 583 to 549. ! Miss Lois Robinson came over from Granger last Friday evening aud visited visit-ed a few days with her parents in this city. The masquerade ball in Chipman'i hall Friday elening was a fairly weli attended aftiir. The dance wes asocial success. A number of our local mining men have started for Fish Spring and other mining cajap9. The purpose is to do assessment work on their various locations. loca-tions. Prospecting is also their aim.