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Big Piney Examiner (Newspaper) - August 29, 1912, Big Piney, Wyoming B I Q PINEY VOL. 1. NO.S2 BIO PINEY, WyOMING, THURSDAY, AUGUST 29, 1912 This Company Pays claims Tlie Coutental Life Insuraua Company of Salt Lake City hns pnii 'JohnBudd iii settlement o ,his claim for an injured wrist sonu timo ago. This is" a very liborn settlement and shows that the. com- pany'does what it says it will do, It abeam to us that such a rompau} deserves the'patronage of the people of this district" we fool sure 'th'at it wlir'kee'p W'getting the 'bueineiss'of the Wesf. .Large Sums to be c Spent on Roads Senator Wnrreu has been ad- .vised that the Forest service lias authorized road construction work on three important highways ii. Wyoming as Not loss than f on the' Efobaek canyon road thru the national .forest into (the national not' icss than on- the road thru the reserve from Jackson to park, and up to OH the road from Cody thru the national forest to the park line. It is believed these amounts will enable the Forest service 'to open up roads affording automobile traffic. .These sums are in addi- tyiose the senator was able to get in the agricultural apropria- 'tion for the Jackson road, the Cody road and per mile for work on roads in the park. Senator Warren has the credit for securing the first appropriation's for road work in the national park for the purpose of making these highways available for auto travel, and expect to per- sist in his efforts until these ve- hicles are admitted on the fmme baste as all other vehicles. In ad- dition .to the above amounts to bo ex- pended on road work in Wyoming, the state's sharej of the forest re- serve proceeds will amount to over Clifford Pinchot Returns Wyoming people who any d.onbts as to the intentions of the Progressive party in the matter of .so-called conservation will bo in- terested in tlio announcement of Gifford Knchot upon his return from Chicago, thru the Washington Times, Eoosevolts ofliciiil organ. Piuchotis to have charge of the campaign for the restoration of the withdrawn! plans and bureaucratic! administrative features no prominent in the fanner Roosevelt administra- tion, and -will appeal to llm oust to elect the Colonel in order thut his policies; may b.c carried out. In the Times announcement 3tr. chot fays: "The national conservation policy as preached by Jioosnvdt and practiced bj' Pinohol, would be in serious danger iu cnne Tafl should bo and declared that he and his forces "will oppose any efforts having in view taking tho forest service from tlin control of tlio federal govermnciil mid placing it in the hands of tho state govern- ments. Commenting en Piuo-hol's an- nouncement, the Times says: "It is learned hero also that this con- servation attack will lie directed not only against tlio linnd of tin- ticket, .hut also against congress- men and senators who do nut. en- dorse the Piiichot policies." This will include all (liven members of the Wyoming delegation, who have steadfastly contended fnr tlio of the people of the stales to the use and control of its forests, Pindhol's auprnl will linvo grrat weight in tho etisl as t'lio peopln n tho states urr.c of flic liko timber, v.aler and ,1-nd h federal oini'-i y niiil ot.hov stirtri "consorvod" for tl.icir bonolil null are not concerned over how much such u ppliey would hinder development of the west. Pavs a neat Tribute To Mondell Uopresontativo Miirtiu, Colo- rado democrat who is retiring from the house, pays a neat tribute to Mondel.l in saying that tbo member Trora Wyormng is one of 1 ho 'few' republicans of tho house who has not- allowed the fact of a democratic majority to lessen his endeavors and accomplishments, It is a fact Hint altho confronted by 11 majority in the house composed of the opposition party. Mondoli has been able to secure more needed legislation for Wyoming and the west this year thau any previous congress. Tliat ho will continue to do so, whether the complexion ol ;ho house were democratic or re- publican, is admitt.qd by his col- leag.us. A tireless worker, always In attendance, able to make a con- incing argument because of his Knowledge and' experience, and jopular among both' republicans ,nd democrat's "socially, ilondell is in nositkm to do for the state what j i no other man could hope to ac- complish until fortified with these essential elements of success'. Mr.' Thomas" Mobonnoll, hiiR- i Ion difmtod them to band of Mrs. Aunio J, McDonnell: (if the. doe.camvl IVte'i accompanied Attorney Barry back j and l-'f.ugh Thornton, living at Jtt. to Kentucky, and th'fl two gentle- Sterling, and Iboy wont in men wore iti Georgetown one day eearoh These two liriithor.s Isst wool; for tlio purpose of so- -'-div cried, them to Mrs. Amiio curing affidavits to proYO' tho right at Peoria, who of tho heirs to the property. A photograph of the iload ranoh- inan, taken thirty years- ago at Cheyenne, Wyoming, and found nt'i the- home of hia sinter, Mrs. Anniu J. McDonnell, at to whonr, j'N'oleti. nieces of the derWwid. lv roved to bo the oldest of the rancliman. MrR. Mclloii- nell and her husband -wKit -wilji Berry and Kolloy Ml witti'Uw Vism-a Hock .'A ol Hllllirii With ovw 'J5 year, i.f coi tlio mrgi.sf .v.nphis in llu; stall fl'il is'not cdiivcnii'i I fnr tend Ii, vour business liv Senator Warren fry Wyo. Senator Warren has occupied much the mane position in the senate tjhis congress. Altho the senate has been nominally republi- can, a minority of insurgents has made it impossible count, 911 get- ing anything thru on party lines, and ,ijhe weight of the individual nember has counted in that body OB it has iu the house. Never has Senator Warren been ,morp fluc- ;essful in securing recognition for lis state than at tho session just closed, jaa the record will show. He las won out against the opposition, uot because ho was a republican member but because of sheer ability and the knowledge gained by long experience. The Thornton Fortune Some eight weeks ago the Times riuted a letter from A. J. JIc- s'ish, of Wyoming, written to Sheriff Kd. Smith, of Scott louuty, asking for information of icirs of Bbodn Thornton, a wealthy imchmau of that slntc. who died ntcstntc. Thornton lived in (lie iVhito Sulphur district, iu this ouuty, but when about 15 years of o went with his father, 1'eler Thornton and other members o[ tlic amily to Illinois. He later went vest ahd nothing was heard of Iiim int.il inquiry wns set on foot for his Natives. It don't take long to i nd relatives when there in a chance o get; money, and a few days after be letter was printed in the Times t developed Unit the docoiisoil nnchman was related to the Laugh ins, of ML .Sterling, Ky.. and the IcMjuuis funiily, of Cincinnati, joth of families formerh ivcd in thi: Sulphur dinlric.1. icott. county. Altorury Jii.ily Berry and J. Kelly, of the liilier u c-lalive by marriage to the f.inigh- u fiiiiiily, commenced an ion, and it is now said that liiimi of the ('--Srott county fauii- ips lu'.vo been laiocked out by tho iKcovcry made by n recent trip of fCHM-H. liervy and Kelly to the Vest of nearer ri-l.ilivcs of deceased dircf-t, heirs who live in IHnois anil ICansas, Peter d Hugh Thornton of Mt. Sterlinrf, II.; George Thornton, of Kepiiblio, j brolbfrs; Mrs. Aniiii; Mc.TiuiiiKlI, wife of Thomas JIc- .UoiiM-'H. nf I'eoriii, 111., mid .Miiry SM-ah 'Uiorn- u. Knn.. diiutfhlvis of lorrv liiorntou. it was soat at the timd, has boe'.'n identified by the heirs' and otho rs as the likeness of tho rtmc'bman'and establishes tho kinship ''between the deceased and his brothers and sis- tors and will bo tiled with the proof to establish tho claims of the latter to tho ostttto. Investigations made by Attorney Berry discloses the fact that ''fclie estate includes property in Wyoin-; ing, amounting' to anl other possessions jn Idaho aggrega- ting from to Attorney Kerry in receipt of a letter from the Attorney General of Wyoming, stating'that that stete is holding tho property under tho impression that there werp' no liv- ing heirs and that'it would escheat to the state beejuisp of this fact. It was learned in an indirect way that Miss Elizabeth Thornton, widow of Terry Thornton, pnd her two daughters, Mjsses Mary and Sarah Thornton, of Wichita, were relatives of the deceased, and Messrs. Kelly and Borry went to Wichita to investigate. Mrs. Thorn- u mvifcrem-i in Brown county .'i HI., was Jaold and 'tha UCWH "tlint tne.v wr-ro lioirs to ui'e Estate was mad: ktlnjru. AnouVef uokc, 'Mrs. Nolwi Sul'iS-nn, 'wa's'founi! iu JfoDonougli 111. Attorney Barry iiovos lhat he his the claim of Kliip so strongly estaljlished that idl'that is 'necessary is tlie nro'of to-ih'e Attorney fl'ohcnil roiui3'of'''Wy'omin.g autl'tiWu1. to liiiyo. an order entered jjlafcuig the heirs in possession of the estate. Georgetown Ky. Times. The UintaCouiity BEAR HJVER ir Association WILL HOLD -ITS First Annual Cj a y Tbis beiug the first and only i-spositiiui f iis kind in 'Ve.itern it will a to .'idu-rliso i.rod'ieU of soil .-in- range. Three Days of Splendid Entertainment Consisting of Bind C'nnccri niorning aficrnoot tests, <'li'., <-'tc. TEE GENERAfj DISPLAY WILL CON'SIST OF Live Stock, end Flowers and Hants; and (liri v.-.'C..: Needle, and FIIFHT Arts r.nd Cralls; Cnlinnry i. Mines and Mini IsjMiicn All ontrieii of of ftl'l cxUibils ovevy kiud intcndod to be shown at the Fair miisl made to ihe SL-CU- not later than tlm 20th September, on forms fiirnished by Hie Seer The State Bank, of Big Piuey has GEMERAL Iha-J3ftnd dollar mark. some for a sparsely settled ccm- muuity where we. are three from our annual croy ''and ever- body at work haying and payin t money instead of taking We predict .for than a year. Subscriljo forlfho Ex HiUiis SI.H-kli .i.ii-rs W J S- :in.l i i'i Our Capital Stock Our Surplus P: Total Rf. arc invite VOMI- IF''.-- [i LfJ. everybo.ly coiiimeiioe to pn-; no some nrli'-h: for tin: -ihow J-.'J j n fi..rwe miisl mako tho ovenl'inc wo nil will Inive ion- J--J I to be proud of, nr.-l sliinulntc n <'vou do Uotlci' II-M. ,i'i j EroestG. Burddt, R. Wm- J-c DOCUMENT IS NOT LEGIBLE
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