The Hennessey Clipper (Hennessey, Okla.), Vol. 30, No. 7, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 24, 1919 Page: 4 of 8
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THtTMOAY, TOLY i4, 1910
THE HENNESSEY CLIPPER
Despite its scope Swift 8c
Company is a business of in-
finite details, requiring infinite
Experienced men must know
livestock buying with a knowl-
edge of weight, price, the amount
and quality of meat the live
animals will yield.
Each manufacturing operation must
be done with expert skill and scientific
precisiont A highly perishable product
must be handled with speed and care
to avoid loss.
Chemists, engineers, accountants
and other specialists are required to
take care of our intricate problems.
Alert wisdom and ludgment must
be used in getting stocks of goods into
the open channels >f aernanc through
our four hundrec branch houses.
Branch house orgamrations must
jihow •ctrvm anr energy to sell a: the
marKet m the fart of acute competi-
tion from other arge packers, and
hundreds of small or.es.
All these requirements of intelligence,
loyalty, devotion to the task, are met
in the personnel of Swift & Company.
Yet the profit is only a fraction of a cent
per pound with costs at minimum.
How can the workings of this deli-
cate human mechanism be improved
Do you believe that Government
direction would add to our efficiency
or improve the service rendered the
producer and consumer ?
Let us send you a Swift "Dollar".
It will interest you.
Address Swift & Company,
Union Stock Yards, Chicago, 111.
Swift & Company, U. S. A.
(o wuriKiiwi&iua Q,
MF7 est °j
r WHAT BECOMES Of "*
THE AVERAGE DOLLAR
RECEIVED BY \\
^SWIFT & COMPANY^
FROM THE SALE OF MEAT
CENTS IS PAID roff THE
12 06 CENTS FOR LABOR
EXPENSES ANO FREIGHT
2 04 CENT S HEMA NS
k SWIFT & COMPANY
Tin* Board of County Commissioners
in•*t in regular session this 7th da\ • i
July at 1 o'clock p. m., with ('has.
Waters, chairman; C M Wilson,
(Jco. I) Foster ami H A. Frakes,
County Clerk, present.
The following county officers' re
port* audited and approved:
George H. Laing, fees, district
(Jeorge if Lain#, fees, eounty court.
K. A. Frakes, fees, county rlerk,
W. C Brown, fees, eounty treasur-
er, $20..'i( ,
(Jeo. F. Long, -heriff. +51.1."
The following road dragging con
A. K. ftedenho and O. \ Roberta.
The following elaiins audited and
allowed on the Cieneral Fund:
News Dispatch (>),., • iivi £ ; for
county treasurer, $2.Xfi
W. H Mathewson, pen -points, for
county treasurer, $1.0")
Minneapolis 8. Ac M Co., repair,
county tractor, $2K1.00
Leader (Jrocerv, groeeii.-n to j. - n.
Marv C he ring, • are of pauper*
J. If. Keetor, groceries to poor.
Mary II Porter, oare of paupers.
II B. Harnar, groceries to poor.
M. K. King, groceries to the poor.
0* B 11 ;* r i -, groetrlM to $8.00.
J). A: N. (Jroci-rv, gro« en> to pooi.
Ed. H ockaday & Co., supplieii f< r
P. T. Walton Lmbr Co., lumber(of
county bridges, $140.17
('has II. Bichler, c < : , $r, •
H. I*. Witt, lumber <ountv hrili'es,
W. 8. Dickey Clay Co balane tin
ear of sewer pipe, h? .
Lynn Wil on, oil, ;:m<i mm
Kingfisher Machine Shop, repair*
T. S. Hale, fill on bridge, $lo 5n
Kuiglisher Machine Hhop, repairs for
eounty tractor, $14.30.
John McIntosh, labor and mileage,
Max L. Cunningham, 3 per rent,
state aid, $7.28.
Kay Lindsay, salary, county survey-
060* 1' potter, nhfy and road
M. Wilson, atlsry, nilM|
road work. . 74.
flllth I. >ton. -alary and itia
county iDperfntiideat, I I.S4
W. D M ills, a ito bin ati np<
intendent, >•" . oo.
Cooperative Pub. Co., ivppHes.
county superintea lest, 1 II
Warden Co., teachers* monthIv i
F. A Dinkier, supplies. Hennes**
eparate schools. $12.
W. L. Hame r.- ie>k and paper X•
Ft - i
Elder, labor, county bridge",
fieOroat, labor county briJucs,
s51.00. Allowed $15.50.
n Allison, labor county bridg 3
r. Li i
iii, labor counts
alary, deputy a
I Wilfred 8 net lien, retailing, $2.90. $23.95.
l)o* er I.iii .1 r Co.. In sillier for p. F. Pickens, dragging state r. ads,
' bridgt s, $44. l.V. $fi.OO. .
1 Cmci-.ijit, •!i•>- -i ig ^t-'te O. T. Stabler, dragging state loads
i .1 ukn Ricks, dragging
$0 " (X .
,t <-k^T t.
0., s upid
, . >15.50.
Floy Dunn, salary deputy supeiin-
i nt. *57.IK).
P T. Walton, Lbr. Co., lumj) -r for
airs separate school, .fl9.12.
J. B. . Vadder, tilling culverts,
Clyde Melendy. tilling culverts,
Vadder, tilling culverts,
! Win. Kiefer,
! J. A. Cline,
roads W. T. Chandler,
ro.i A. L.. Jones, dragging state roads,
r. a 's, (Continued on opposite page)
arterlv report of J. A.. He
re of the peace, Dover div
agfisher M. \ K. Co., lumbei
road bridges. $154.79.
il. Long, maintaining
maintaining st; t 1
r>. maintaining s*ate '
f KU -
8 hilde, maintaining state!
E V W^lch.
• _ ' 0 .
Cairnev, mninltaining stitt 1
W 1 Bt+wi
Ojr, maintaining state roads,
arv and stamj
'S. 1 *
1« . 40.
^. H Meade,
I ti at n ntaining at its rod is,
. JT\ assessior.
. lead work, $24.''O
-r.ey. $30. Oo
hr. i ling plow,
I. R . Cham he
repairs county -v.
n eountv elect
' i I 7 "
r. state road vvi.k,
tilling mu l 1 oi
•. nails <loul i i 11 !■.•.
i. A. Frakes,
•]. Norris, drawing state road,
stamps and express, $162.48.
Ray Lindsev, livery,
Ed Ingram, printing and supplic
claimed, $S4.75. Allowed $79.15.
States A: Fisher
K. D. Johnson,
Cashion & Dayhuff
.A. Dixon, medical aid to poor, $6.50; Mil
J. A. Overstreet, medical aid to bridge
groceries to poor,
groceries to } oor
poor, claimed $K.00. Allowed $6.1^.
E. Elder, labor county bridges,
A. Hart, labor county bridges,
Jim Brown, labor, county bridges,
Sherm Duggan, labor count v
E. Elder, labor
A. Hart, labor -tate
Jim Brown, labor stat
Sherm Duggan, labor,
I idge, 33.60.
>! W. C. Lin vingston,
| road bridge, $4S.00.
•tate road bridge,
labor i-tate j
labor state •road
statt; ro.id !
Wilson Allison, labor
Sam Long, labor state road bridge
E«l Clump, removing drift, $1.(50.
u. H. Wells, road work, $6.50.
; Carl Clump, removing drift, $3.10
Located on South iMain
Now Open tor Business
Wholesalers and retailers
of Kerosene and Gasoline
High Grade Oils, Keroser e, Gaso-
line, and Special Tractor Oils
Come in and see us. We will
treat you [J the year O
Clark & Morgan
< lennessey, Okla.
As 1 intend to quit farming, i will sell at public sale at my farm 1-2 mile east
and 2 miles north of Hennessey, and 4 miles south of Bison, on
Boardinan & Co., grader blade,
D (J Trover, road work, $31.20.
li K Blaklev. salary and expense, j
asst county engineer, $107.70.
F It. DeCroat, hauling mixer, $1.50
I > •« TroviT, labor, -tate road,!
$9 10 . j
Ntctlei Auto Co . gas and repairs, I
county ear, $51.20.
Frnnk Homier, labor, filling bridge,
Fred Ro-s, labor, filling bridges,'
.Ic*" Ross, labor, fllllin^ bridges,
Marshall Cheney, labor, filling
Chas Blackburn. labor, filling
A I Brox, labor, filling bridge, '
O. Ba -ford, labor, filling bridges, I
J r. Benjamin, labor, filling cul
W K. Dunn, labor filling culverts,
Bo (iant, labor filling culverts,
Howard Thomas, labor filling cul-
Homer Thomas, labor filling cul
StanN" Ramney, labor filling cul
Feed Defiroat, freight and dray,
A. B. Coiil« v. supplies county en
yineer and bridges, $55.62.
Kingfisher M Ac E. Co., labor for
owntv bridges and Greenwood Home,
iCidolph Maude, road work, $fi.00 |
\ la M'Uute, gam eounty car,$3.00.
J I Doyl#, cutting ditches state
I'.jlliam \ Harding, oil and gas for
tmetal No. $79. IL'.
Kingfisher City, lights and water,:
ourt house, $12.20.
I.oni .1 Holtmeier, oil for jail, '
BEGINNING AT 10 0 CLOCK A. M , OF SAID DAY, THE FOLLOWING PROPERTY, TO WIT
20 Head Horses arid
One span mules, 7 years old, wt. 1200 lbs. each
One gray horse, 7 years old, wt. 1300 lbs.
One black horse, 7 years old, wt. 1300 lbs.
One sorrel mare, smooth mouth wt 1100 lbs.
One black mare, 7 years old, wt. 1200 lbs.
One bay horse, 6 years old, wt. 1300 lbs.
One black horse, 7 years old, wt.,1150 lbs.
One brown mare, smooth mouth, colt by side
One bay mare, smooth mouth, colt by side
One black filly, 3 years old
One black filly 2 years old
Two bay fillies, 2 years old
One black gelding, 2 years old
One saddle horse, 6 years old
Two yearling colts
U Eight good milk cows, giving milk
2 One Jersey cow, giving milk
U Four white faced yearling heifers
Five red yearling heifers
Two red yearling steers
Three white faced yearling steers
Four white faced heifer calves.
Three white faced steer calves
One Hereford bull On& red calf
J iall (Jooderi, supplieM for jail,
me.I * J O. Allowed $27,00. I
(•♦ o I' Long, salary, mileage and i
• • claimed, $840.S8, Allowed,
J < Smith, Hilary and mileage, tin
• sheriff, $103.00.
'' 'o I (-allison, salary jailer,
' has. Waters, alary, mileage aud
uad work, $55.04.
Farm Implements and Automobiles
One farm wagon, nearly new One 1-row lister One 2-row lister, nearly new ator with belt power attochment
One low wheel wagon with rack One 1-row ridge buster One 10 foot McCormick rake 1 iy„ horse power gasoline eneine
One wagon with header barge One 2 row corn sled One 20x18 disk harrow, nearly 1 belt power washing machine
One heavy truck wagon with box One 2 row cultivator new 4 set 0f heavy work harness
One 20 disk Van Brunt drill,, Two 16 inch sulky plows One 12xlC disk harrow 1 set of Humane collars
nearly new One 12 inch walking plow One Galloway manure spreader 1 stock saddle
Two 7 ft McCormick binders . One disk plow One belt power feed grinder 1 cast iron rano-e
One 12 ft McCormick push binder One 4 section harrow One heavy set block und tackle 3 bedsteads
One 2 row ridge buster, near- One 3 section harrow One set blacksmith tools 2 incubators
ly new One McCormick mower 1 No 12 De Lave] creim senara
1 WILLYS KNIGHT 88 4 TOURING CAR. 18 MODEL. 1 MAXWELL 1-TON TRUCK, NEARLY NEW. 1 FORD CAR
TrDMQ. "T" 0f ?10.an? und?r cash; on su,ns over <10' 11111(111 Of 12 months time will be given, on bankable
property must be settled for before removal
A GOOD LUNCH WILL EE SERVED ON THE GROUNDS BY W. W. MOLES. OF HENNESSEY
Farmers and Merchants Nat'l. Bank, Clerk
Col. J. L. Murphy, Auctioneer
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The Hennessey Clipper (Hennessey, Okla.), Vol. 30, No. 7, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 24, 1919, newspaper, July 24, 1919; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc106191/m1/4/: accessed January 23, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.