Davenport Leader (Davenport, Okla.), Vol. 1, No. 49, Ed. 1 Thursday, April 6, 1905 Page: 3 of 6
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j Gosset & Son
t A. Colyer anil family, accom
irri hv R F. Nelson, arrived in
our town Wednesday morning, from
Waverly, Tenn, and are prospecting
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One car load of the conning fac-
tory machinery has arrived and is
being put in place. The well is not
finished yet. The building was giv-
en a coat of paint the past we.ek.
The Charter* for The Farmers
now is the time to
get your easier
bonnets at mrs.
colvin's. a very
pretty line now
on display in her
at the furniture store
Bank at Davenport, has be en issued
with a capitol of $ioooo- The in-
corporatos arc J- ' ■ r'i- ' .
Smith J. 0. McCue. W. R.
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The a n u a 1 meeting o f
the Oklahoma—Texas Oil &
Company, will be held in Daven
port, Oklahoma, on May io, 19°'-
for the purpose of electing othcers
and transacting such business as
| may come before the meeting.
E. E. lVndergrass bee.
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J. F. Marsh of Mangum, Okla ,
settled on a quarter section in Greer
county, Oklahoma, in 1892. e
had a wife and three children and
iU.75 in cash. His land that cost
him nothing is today worth $18 per
! acre and he raised a cotton crop
last year that netted him lll-r
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This office for sale bills.
Il only takes one breat ^ ^ before you would
a long ways, and pro a y ^ ^ yQU wlU find
find a larger room full ^ ^ Farniture. Stoves and
lherC- ^ "and^he pays Cash for all kinds produce, hides *
Que ensware. and ne pay^
y\ trial convinces
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J. M. K1NSEY
, k/t 1/lmcify •
Upon the filing of a petition by
twenty-eight of the regents of the
town of Davenport, O. 1-, •
Ridley and twenty- seven others,
the following order is made.
Therefore it is considered am
ordered by the said Board, that the
terrtory within the boundaries afore-
said shall, with the assent of the
[qualified voters there of, to .be e
! pressed by them on the 2nd day o.
' May, .90S. be an incorporated
town by the name of Davenport
And it is considered and ordered
by the Board, that for the purpose
of determining the assent < t it
qualified voters residing within -he
said territory, that a,, elect.™i tie
held, and the same is hereby called
he held on the 2nd day of May,
between the hours of 9 A. M.
and 4 P M., at the J. M. Cosset, |
building on lot . Block forty™:
Davenport .n said proposed town
of Davenport in Lincoln Co. •
the said election to be held ,n al
respects in compliance W11
provisions of the Statutes of Okla
fences, seven or eight acre
1 .itrht ^ acres young orchard
hog tight. 3 including
grapes, peaches, oherr.es plums and
u>t>les Good five room house,
walled cellar with cemented loot
and ceiling. Good well «d-H
and tank with water ptpnl ' ■1°J
and stahle. Good barn J by 3
with large hay mow. Cot
with covcred dove, boggy al"" '
1 v -.„cp It is a home any one
smoke house. > ,,
would be proud to o.n. "«
*45oc. Tertoa to right party. l«
juire at this ofiice.
) C. BOGGS.
Groceries, Dry Goods,
Shoes and Hats.
i/a of Dry Goods, -an I
V nice lot 01 i"y
I Notions just opened up, , nr ^
a nice lot of prints a d « x.r <
goods, under ware, hosiery, ove,iU,
I)A\ I-.ni'OR :,
O KI ■'
). M. K1NSEY,
In the" Post Office Building.
Done by order oi Board ot '-"un- , pv
ty Commissioners, this 5th day of ^ Q Ridley, NV. D-
A''111' '9 John Murphy,
Chairman Board of Co. Coram
Attest: J. E. Rca, Co. <Jlerk DAVENPORT
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1 MeJica) Asso"
Member of County and Slat
ciationh OH'ice in Drujj Store.
160 acre farm home close to .1
I good town. 100 acres n, culliva-
ion, .0 acre" 8 a . > *> •* 1"S'
tutc. A" fet'ced with acvotal
R E- WH1TTON
Nice Clean Shave
Uptodatt Hair Cut
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Davenport Leader (Davenport, Okla.), Vol. 1, No. 49, Ed. 1 Thursday, April 6, 1905, newspaper, April 6, 1905; Davenport, Oklahoma. (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc106305/m1/3/: accessed August 4, 2021), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.