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man000420. Sadie and Hampton George Papers, 1874-1944. MS-00434. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.


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option to purchase Kaolin Deposit in Lincoln county, Nevada. St. Thomas, Nevada. , 1908. THIS CONTRACT, made thiS'^^^'^pday of August, 1908 by and between Levi Syphus, (Attorney in fact for George syphus, Christianda syphus, Ltake Syphus, Harry Gentry, John F. Perkins, Clara Syphus, Samuel R. Gentry, Nellie Perkins, Edward Syphus, Ellinor Syphus and Ellen Gentry) of St. Thomas, Nevada, U. S. A., the party of the first part, and c . M. Jay and Sadie B. George of Los Angeles, California, the parties of the second part WITNESSETH: That the party of the first part, his heajs, or assigns hereby agrees, for and in consideration of the sum of one dollar ($1.00) to him in hand paid by the parties of the second part, -fctnetedTetis: xu. -,n.L -Irp-ro- receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, to sell to the parties of the seedtnd part, their heirs or assigns on or before twentieth A. D., 1908, all the right , title and interest of the above named parties, their heirs or assigns for whom he is attorney in fact, in and to certain deposits of Kaolin or carbonate of Magnesia in Lincoln County, State of Nevada designated as Kaosite Placer Mining Claim, and St. Thomas Placer Mining claim, in St, Thomas Mining District, Lincoln county, Nevada. Each of said Placer Mining Claims contain 160 acres of land more or less. , Notice of location of said Claims was posted the 1st day of January, 1906; and copies of same duly recorded as follows to wit:- Notice of location of St.Thomas Placer Mining Claim was filed for record with District Recorder March 1906 and recorded on Pages 68-69-70, Book 0. of the St. Thomas Mining District Records; and recorded March 28th, A. D., 1906, in Book *S" Mining notices, Page 136; Lincoln county, Nevada, Records: and notice of location of Keasite Placer Mining Claim was filed for record with District Recorder, March, 1906 and recorded on Page 65-66-67, Book "C" of the St. Thomas Mining District records, and recorded March 28th, A. D. 1906, in Book Mining notices, Page 136 Lincoln county, Nevada, Records, which see for fuller description of said land. The purchase price of said Placer Mining Claims is ten thousand ($10,000.00) dollars to he paid at the First National Bank J'ey&keynjben of Los Angeles, California, on or before the 20th day of^-^tefeer^ 1906, upon delivery of Quit Claim Deed conveying possessory title of said claims , t(> said parties of the second part , their heirs £>£ ijbe~ ^iscojyi p d r T d r e ~t/i& P3.~>~0ie t>f 1Vt£ f |V S tr A? v t & d a .y j yjafice. />, iA//>,ch to S&td dee>d or assigns; together with Abstract showing clear title. , however the If ptahyem e/nsta ido fsum of ten thousand (|10,000.00) dollars is S&pirem ber not made tendered at the said Bank on or before 20th, A. D. 1908, this contract is to be di fio effect and void, and all parties hereto released from all obligations herein.