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Ironwood News Record (Newspaper) - August 26, 1911, Ironwood, Michigan
Ironwood news record volume 26 Ironwood go Gebic county Michigan saturday August 26 1911 per year in Advance fancy Bartlett pears Blue Damson plums Whitney crab apples wild Joose plums for eating and Canning Pink meat melons fancy Odoyle and Rocky Ford melons Malaga and Concord grapes fancy Elberta peaches Home grown vegetables Sullivan i 1 it it it it it it it it it it it it it it it of Good news is always a Welcome visitor even so is the letter or note writ ten on cranes Linen Lawn carrying the essentials of Good taste and Correct form with the message it is the Correct writing paper at All times and for All people there is none better made we have All the latest Crane a novelties and Many of the in Crane in Etc if Beautiful writing papers we cordially invite w your inspection w m f Mccabe co g druggists to save Money is to pledge yourself to save a certain sum weekly and do it f the Man or woman who allows anything but sickness or loss of employment to interfere with weekly saving Seldom saves this fact alone should cause you to be come a weekly depositor at our savings Tater Kifft Way to saw Monty 3 per cent interest allowed fire you protected against fire no one knows at what moment his Homo or his business will go Down in a Blaze As far As the monetary value is fire insurance is your Only Protection the rates Are not High they Are a legitimate part of your expenses oven if you never have occasion to Cash your policy h m Erickson appraises p mines prof Finley declares future life of Mich Igan properties not perpetual in a report prof j r Finlay anew York Engineer who has recently completed an appraisal of the valuation of Michigan mines for the state tax com Mission on monday presented figures relative to the great Copper and Iron mining districts that have caused consternation in official circles discussing the Copper situation of inlay said Only nine Copper companies in Michigan made Money during the last five years i we could assume that mines would last forever the investor would probably be Satis fied with 5 per cent income and he would probably capitalize their aver age earnings of in a present value of the group of the fact is that these mines Are not Worth even half of this amount the cause their future not by any Means perpetual on the contrary their future is much less promising than it is popularly supposed to be these mines have shown unusual persistence in depth but the limit in profitable working is now in most cases in Plain sight it must not be for gotten that the tonnage maintained now is three times As great As the mine averaged in their fifty years of the Copper mines were valued by or Finlay by counties As follows cop pub counties Ikon counties these valuations Are based sub on past and present earn says or Finlay in his report during the past five years profitable Copper mines earned Over expenditures but i consider these earnings abnormal being mainly due to the great Boom of 1906 and 1907 the Iron mines earned in five years on the go Gebic Range the expert says he found a total of of Reserve Ore the estimate for the Norrie is tons and for other properties As follows Newport mine tons Colby Ironton Mikado Brotherton and sunday Lake the total actual value of All property in go Gebic county is boosted from to the Board began the hearing of the representatives of individual counties tuesday morning and will continue its sessions until the hearing is ended new Rule has been adopted in the hearings in the past the representative of one county has not been permitted to attack another county assessment each Man being confined to presenting Oneall Irmatine Case of his own District this year a report will be permitted to attack pne coun to or group of counties As a whole that is he will be permitted to pro Duce real estate transfers or other evidence from a county not his own to prove that the percentage with which it is properly in the county assessed is too High he will not be permitted to produce the same facts with relation to a City or township an assessment unit in any county Bessemer Here sunday i a Strong Felling of Friendly rivalry and a Large crowd of Loyal fans from the county seat backing an aggressive team can make a Good exhibition there will be a Swift game at the local Ball Yard sunday afternoon Bessemer has a fast Young team play ing close games at Mellen Ashland and Washburn it trimmed the newly organized Hurley team a few weeks ago gentle Reader you recall what the Bessemer Progress is dont you to let us refresh your memory it consists in the forcing of atmospheric air into melted cast now do your own wheel Irig the tigers seems to be the Best local team and will warm up the City crowd with a curtain Raiser of five in cents will secure you a seat anywhere in the lot you May even revel in the luxury of View ing the Battle from the improvised throne behind the Backstop circuit court on monday the circuit court for Rogeb Mccoun to will Convene at Bessemer on Mon Day August 28 judge r c Gan will arrive from Iron Mountain of the train and court will open at there Are no jury cases sixty nine petitions Are to be heard for second or final citizenship papers there Are but three cases for hearing on the Calendar the woman missionary society of the first presbyterian Church will meet with mrs w g Winchester on thursday afternoon aug 31 at a record game Ashland and Ironwood Battle Tor thirteen innings without a score when Iron Wood celebrates her Semi Sentential with a grand Homecoming we opine that one of the returned wanderers his mind once again Clari fied by generous gulps of our pure Mountain entertain assembled fandom with a narration commencing thus Wise or with words to this effect Way Back during the summer of 1911 Ironwood had a whirlwind boys too mind one exception Well Ashland had won a game Early in the season by a Fluke play and when we said they repeat they came Over one sunday to show us they brought along chief Chad eau who you know was the big smoke for the White sox about ten years ago when they won three pennants in a Row he was then living at Odanah and pitching for local teams Jim Carlin had Dis covered him for Comiskey the year before and the sox Mogul had Farmed him out to get seasoned we had a fellow heaving for us named John son yes the same identical scandi Navian who was with the new York giants several seasons Ashland thought there be anything to it and now in order that our Loyal son May not seem to be wantonly dissipating Southern Zephyr it is Best that the game be made a matter of record to be consulted by the incredulous no better game was Ever played on the Range loud Chesty talk of course smacks of the Buccaneer in other words but that the Way the truth should be it is so Seldom gotten rid of in such a boisterous manner if the Battle had ended other than it did Justice would not have been done Johnson for the locals pitched a Superb game and with him were eight men everyone a Star Kennedy being the most Luminous one of the Constellation for the visitors Snow carried off the trophy his catch of Richards Fly in the tenth being one of the most Brilliant pieces of Fielding Ever seen Here Tollers hitting too was a marked feature but the Little Heap big Joes for he can travel on half fare be gods wont the bugs throw a fit of Joy when Coutney Calls him in he has everything in pitching Speed every kind of curve that curved and a Noodle runs bases like a desperate Coyote and he can he takes the his ripping hit along third his manner of delivery is something like this he walks stealthily around the Box stepping like a Turkey in High weeds then he pauses leans Way Over to the right then Way to the left As if watching an elusive Deer nods to Catcher wildly whirls his Arm three turns around his bean Bill swish goes the Ball follow ing a path As devious As a Gimlet and the Backstop has it does the crowd his Belfry apparently not close your blinks and the braves once More had Possession of the Range so True were the imitations that came from the bleachers they i died and Loop awed and Choc owed and Algonquin Ned but the Little chief Only redoubled his efforts of destruction thus end eth our comment but Here Are the facts first Binsfield fanned Marx grounded to Baillies to Mills Asplund out Stevens to Mills Ironwood Mildren fanned Stev ens grounded out Binsfield to John son Baillies fanned second Snow singled Tollers filed out to Schaefer Snow to Schaefer John son Safe on fielders Choice Johnson out napping Ironwood Schafer out Marx to Johnson Jacquart singled Over pitch ers head Richards fanned Jac quart went to second on wild pitch Kennedy lied out to Tollers third Weiss beat out an infield hit Sidlo fanned Cadreau grounded out doubling Weiss Ironwood Mills grounded out Binsfield to Johnson Johnson out the same Way Mildren fanned fourth Binsfield singled Marx got a walk Asplund fouled out to Richards Snow got a the bases Tollers struck out Johnson fouled out to Richards both foul outs feeling difficult catches Ironwood Stevens and Baillies fanned Schaefer grounded out Ca Dreau to Johnson fifth Weiss fouled out to Richards Sidlo was hit by pitched Ball taking first Ca Dreau grounded Sidlo going out at second Binsfield filed out to Jac quart Ironwood Jacquart grounded out Weiss to Johnson Richards filed out to Tollers Kennedy singled Ove Short stole second on first Pitche continued on Page ii o to 03 Haj c of o co so o i Sjoo 5 a co a co do co co co a 3 exp co it to h o for floors furniture Woodwork use Rogers stain floor finish As it makes old floors look like new it makes Pine floors look like Hardwood it produces an artistic inish on All Woods it is not alvested by water it can be applied by anybody it is made in All natural Wood shades for Sale at the City drug store 234 Sleod ave base Ball goods i we carry the largest and Best line of Jug base Ball goods in the City Ujj reach official base balls of the famous and Wagner bats the much talked of Duck foot Glove and All others the Best goods for the lowest Price is our motto 5 i Anton Michaeli of 109 Suffolk Street opposite Peoples Bank 2 r Tifi Best in meats there is a lot of satisfaction in knowing that when you place an order for meats you Are going to receive the very skilfully Cut and promptly delivered a trial order will convince you that we furnish you this Gus Swanson Bast ave phone 2x
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