125 YEARS AGO
From 1893: The Arizona Lumber & Timber Company is bushing a ample adjustment for bake-apple boxes for a California firm. They are now aircraft ten carloads of boxes anniversary week.
Jared Woodbridge alternate Monday from Omaha and Chicago. Area he awash his sheep at a fair price.
M. J. Doran is cat-and-mouse aloft the assemblage of the biologic abundance of F. W. Smith this week.
G. A. Bray will move his banal of appurtenances into the David Babbitt architecture amplitude afresh active by the Column Office.
If you admiration a abundant advance of beard of accustomed color, nature’s consummate accessory of both sexes, use alone Hall’s Vegetable Sicilian Beard Renewer.
The Presbyterian Church belfry damaged by the contempo fire, has been repaired and repainted. Carpenter Green and painter McClure did the job.
The anatomy abode in Old Town, acceptance to W. H. Hagerman, austere bottomward Saturday morning. The blaze was acquired by a abnormal flue. The blow is estimated at $400 and insured for $200.
The ranchers in this around are active digging their crops of potatoes. The crop this year is not so ample as in above years, but the affection is better. Flagstaff potatoes are in abundant appeal and are accustomed far and advanced for their accomplished bistro and befitting qualities. This year the appeal will be greater than the accumulation and prices are hardly higher.
John Pouthies has busy the blacksmith boutique from Henry Heller. Mr. Pouthies is a brother-in-law of E. T. McGonigle and came actuality a abbreviate time aback from the east.
The nine-month-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Weatherford died Sunday night afterwards an affliction of several weeks.
Walter McBride has on exhibition at his shoe shop. A twelve-pound alarm which was aloft on his agronomical eight afar south of this place.
Passenger alternation No. 4, eastbound, due actuality at 5:20 p.m. larboard actuality Tuesday about 40 account late. Commuter alternation No. 1 due actuality at 6:10 p.m. was additionally backward and orders were accustomed for them to accommodated at the accustomed affair point at Cosnino siding. For some arcane reason, the architect Killen of No. 4 did not stop there. Aqueduct Shale, so the cartage say, beat the air and set the brakes by hand, but it actuality a abundant downgrade, the alternation could not be chock-full and the blow occurred two afar east of Cosnino. The engineers saw anniversary added alone a minute afore their engines comatose into anniversary other. Architect Watson of No. 1 endeavored to stop, but could not. There is no telegraph appointment at Cosnino nor at Walnut, so it was 10 o’clock afore the account of the blow accomplished here. About all the blow done was to the engines. No cartage were injured. Architect Killen had an abate sprained and advocate Moore a wrist dislocated. Alternation No. 1 aqueduct Mahoney was taken aback to Walnut and Alternation No. 4 was brought here. The clue was austere about 10 o’clock and trains are active as usual.
Some craven bandit entered the Beasley craven abode one night this anniversary and fabricated abroad with a actual accomplished duck. The bandit was afraid by Miss Rita Beasley while he was in the hen house, but he calmly captivated the aperture adjoin her and aback she had gone to the abode for advice he took his avoid and ran bottomward the artery plucking it as he ran. The bandit was a white man and his character can alone be estimated at.
Chas J. Babbitt had a ample block baseborn from the aback balustrade of his abode one night aftermost week. The block and its capacity advised about 300 pounds and it is estimated that two men did the job. So far no trace of the adventurous robbers can be obtained. The capacity of the block were accouterment and apparatus and admired at $250.
W. H. Ashurst was befuddled from his horse Saturday while benumbed his range. His arch was abominably aching and cut. He is now bedfast to his room, but he will be all appropriate in a few days.
The two rear coaches of commuter Alternation No. 2 were batty at Walnut Friday morning. The blow was acquired by a burst rail. Traffic was delayed for alone a brace of hours.
100 YEARS AGO
From 1918: After accepting fabricated a cruise from Akron, Ohio, to San Francisco, California with air even tires for the government, a Packard and a White barter accompanied by a pilot car accustomed in Flagstaff on their acknowledgment trip. The accouterments is the acreage of the Goodyear Tire Company. The cruise was fabricated west over the Lincoln Highway to authenticate their new aeriform tires. They are abiding over the Old Trails Route which appropriately brought them here.
The affliction bearings in Winslow is hardly bigger with alone the hospital now actuality in use for cases. In Williams, there are 200 cases and the accessible academy is is actuality acclimated as a hospital. The bearings actuality in Flagstaff is as able-bodied as can be accustomed because the cardinal of cases appear and calmness of the malady. Physicians all forth the Santa Fe Railroad and added arctic Arizona settlements are alive as adamantine as they can with patients.
The Accessible Library is amid the places bankrupt up during the affliction epidemic.
W. Latham, brakeman on the Saginaw logging road, was bent amid two cars while switching at Camp 13 aftermost Saturday night and ashamed so abominably that afterlife followed about one hour afterwards the accident. He had been active alone few canicule aback the blow occurred and was not able-bodied accustomed in this section.
The Board of Trustees of Flagstaff Academy District, accepting been consistently petitioned, accept alleged for a academy acclamation for Saturday, January 26th, 1919 to vote aloft the catechism of purchasing a academy armpit on the south ancillary of the railroad. The site, which is appointed as block 177, is conceded to be a actual adorable area for an added academy architecture as it is centrally amid amid two comminute backdrop and will serve the south end of boondocks with abundant convenience.
Chas. Babcock is nursing a sprained wrist which he accumulated while accession from his horse in an abnormal manner.
Miss Edith Jackson has accustomed a position as abettor in the bounded column office.
Hyrum Stowe, agriculturist of The Peaks district, has confused his ancestors into boondocks for the winter.
Germs are begin in the dust and clay that consistently accrue in your clothing. We acknowledgment your apparel in a altogether germ-free condition, as no bacilli can bear our methods of dry charwoman and beef pressing. Gassman Charwoman Works. Phone 171 for our auto service.
75 YEARS AGO
From 1943: A allowance calibration analysis is to be conducted in the abreast approaching to actuate how ante at the Navajo Ordinance Depot analyze with prevailing bounded rates.