The Moore Messenger (Moore, Okla.), Vol. 5, No. 35, Ed. 1 Thursday, November 14, 1912 Page: 2 of 8
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AT THE LION STORE
E ARE PREPARED to please you with
a quantity of merchandise unequaled by any,
and at a price far less than can be had elsewhere.
Our stock is complete and our room is full
Our Ladies' Ready-to-Wear Department,
Cloaks, Suits, Dresses and Millinery Department
has a large assortment and prices that are absolut-
ely the lowest.
Men's and Boys Clothing with the prices un-
thought of by others.
Our Shoe Department. Men's, Ladies and
Children's Shoes complete and with prices so low
that all other shoe sales fail to have anu effect
on our shoe selling.
We appreciate your trade. Que price
to all and courteous treatment is our
SLEEVES IN MANY SHAPES I SOLD IN VALDEZ.
No On® Idea May Be Set Down at
the Fashion Decree of
Sleeves are increasingly broader.
but are In many cases put in full but
flat into a small armhole and then
I ire allowed to widen toward the bot-
i ora, ending In a wide cuff and fall of
I 'ace or net at the elbow. Or they are
put into the armhole full, are adjusted
to the Inner arm by little tucks and
ire allowed to droop on the outer
rra over a close fitting lower sec-
tion reaching to the hand.
The little oversleeves of coats or
tunics are often cut In one with the
shoulder, but the kimono sleeve really
has lost prestige at last and Is seen
less than it was at the beginning of
the season. When It Is used the under-
; arm seam Is so fitted up to the armpit
I that bagginesa is eliminated and the
I kimono idea remains only in the ab-
sence of an armhole seam across the
A class in a Harlem school was told
to write letters about l'eter Stuy-
vesant. "Hello!" wrote one pupil, ad-
dressing the famous chief of New
Amsterdam. "I'm sorry you're dead.
Are you governor yet?" "He was a
very beautiful and a very stubborn
man." wrote another. "He was a
very good man," observed another
wirter, "but I'll tel you what I know
about him when 1 sec you."
The Lion Store
All manner of odd trimmings are be-
ing placed upon the hats brought out
for this autumn. While some of these
garnishings are a bit outre, many of
them are really attractive, aB in the
case with the shape In black velvet.
On the low and rather wide crown is
not an tom of trimming, but the ilaring
brim is turned flatly back, under an
Egyptian fan plume of white ostrich
spirals rooted in a pump bow of black
velvet ribbon. A ruche of white os-
trich flues, banding the throat, fastens
under a black velvet chou.
His Change in Belief.
'Do you believe that all men are j
created equal!" "I used to before 1 (
was married." "And now?" "Now I \
tlnd that I can't begin to compare j
with other women's husbands." He- j
troit Free Press.
__ Fine for Two.
"Did you ever tell that young man
that late hours were bad for one?
asked father at the breakfast table.
"Well, father," replied the wise daugh-
ter, "late hours may be bad for one,
but they're all right for two."
Aspen Best Wood for Matches.
Aspen wood is used almost exclu-!
sively In the manufacture of matches' j
in Sweeded, as It is easily cut and j
porous enough to be easily impregnat-
ed with sulphur or paraffin.
Their Final Chance.
He—What kind of a resort was it j
you wero at? She—Well, judging,
from the kind of men I saw there, ^
should say It was the last resort for j
LARGE SHIPMENT OF
HIGH GRADE COATS
BLACK AND WHITE
DIAGONAL STRIPES, $17.50
"Necessity Is the mother of inven-
tion," and with stockings so extrava
gantly sheer and theretore so fright-
fully expensive, one clever woman has
devised a scheme whereby she always
appears to be clad in the most dain-
tily transparent black hosiery, where-
as in reality she is wearing a dark
London smoke colored stocking at
about 35 cents a pair. The cleverness
of this idea must be demonstrated be-
fore It can receive appreciation. Not
only does the smoke color give the
effect of extreme transparency, but it
also suggests the daintiest of feet and
ankles, minus the usual unattractive
number of swollen veins and bumps
that are so obtrusively apparent.
If a girl feels that she absolutely
I must wear a transparent guimpe even
though the day chance '.o be unseason
ably cool, let her get a "chicken-skin"
| under guimpe. This contrivance is a
| fake neck of pale flesh tinted leather
of a quality finer than the material
used for the best of gloves, and really
| leads the casual observer to believe
J that the thinly-veiled neck is on view.
| Incidentally, the "chicken-skin" may
l prevent a cane of pneumonia.
Thou«Wnds of gold seekers who
joined In the mad rush to the Klon-
dike hurr'ed over ground containing
that veiy treasure which they ex-
pected to And at the end of their
Journey. Ms.ny of these gold seekers,
indeed, must have paBsed In sight of
the quartz vein near the Valdez
glacier which 12 years later was de-
veloped Into what is now known at
the Cliff mine This vein has aver-
aged abou* a ton, mostly In free
gold, with little change In depth, the
concentrates running about 7 per cent
and carrying about $100 worth of gold
to the ton, according to a report of
the United States geological survey.
This Is probably a fair measure of the
gold content of the ores of the dis-
trict. though many property owners
report contents ranging from $75 to
$200, or even higher.
The Cliff mine became productive
In 1910 and proved to be very profit-
able. Its suocess greatly stimulated
prospecting by local miners and also
attracted the attention of nonresi-
dents, who quickly recognized the pos-
sibility of developing here a new min-
ing district. As a result, several hun-
dred lode claims were Btaked and con-
siderable development work was un-
dertaken In 1910 and 1911.
At this time Alfred H. Brooks, geolo-
gist In charge of the Alaskan work of
the United States geological survey,
visited the region and made an ex-
amination of its possibilities, and his
report, Just issued by the survey,
showB that the most encouraging fea-
ture of the district 1b the fact that
one lode has been profitably mined to
a depth of about 400 feet and for
about 600 feet along the strike So
far as can be Been, he states, there
are no geologic conditions at the Cliff
mine which are not found elsewhere
In the region.
CAGE MASTS' VALUE PROVED.
Far from pronouncing the doom of
the cage mast of the American battle-
ships, the recent firing tests In Che -
apeake Bay are regarded by naval of-
ficers as demonstrating most concinc-
Ingly the efficiency of the cage mast.
Sixteen 12-inch explosive shells I
were fired at the experimental cage
mast erected on the hulk of the San ;
Marcos, formerly the battleship Tex-
as, which lies on the shoals of Tangier
Sound, Chesapeake Bay. Of these
thirteen were fair and square hits,
and the last hit toppled the mast Into
the water, while this heavy fire, con-
centrated upon the mast at close
range, resulted after thirteen hits in
the destruction of the mast Naval
officers assert that In the first place
the masts of a ship in action would
never under any Imaginable circum-
stances, be subjected to such a fire,
j In the second place, It is declared, two
j or three well-directed shots at one of
j the old-time cylindrical masts would
be sufficient to bring it down. There-
fore the recent tests prove conciusive-
| ly that the cage mast can withstand
at least six or seven times the firing
that the old mast can endure.
The cage mast originated with the
American navy, though other navies
are beginning to adopt It
A XMAS SUGGESTION
USE PHOTOS TO REMPMBER TOUR FRIENDS THIS TEAR
Your money will j?o further and a photo will be appreci-
ated more than anything you could send.
We will be pleased to show you the latest.
WATTON STUDIO, Terminal Arcade Bldg.
Of All Times Now is the
Time to Buy
Take advantage today of this early F,all chanoe—several hundred
patterns—all Imported—all new—Worsteds, Fancy Mixtures, Chev-
Suits to Measure .
Coat and Trousers
Select materials that please and have your suit made to your liking
You can dictate the details. We will deliver in four days or at your
convenience. If you cannot call, send for Style Book and samples.
FINNINGER ^OKLAHOMA CITY^
Finest Soft Flour
Extra High Blended Flour
Hard Wheat Standard Flour
Sold Everywhere by the Best Grocers
Ok'aboma City Mill & [levator Co. Okla, City |
■ Furniture That Will Stand the ■
Test of Time
Sold at Popular Prices on Easy Terms
Furniture, Carpets, Rugs and Draperies
Bass Furniture and Carpet Co.
19 W. Main, Oklahoma City
STREET & DRAPER
114 WEST OR AND
A Twenty Dollar "COLLEGIAN Suit
is equal In fabric and make to any *35 made to measure suit In
Am<You can only judge this by comparison. It is not necessary to
buy uutil you are Batistied. Prices ranm* from
$15 to $25
Any J2 Scratch Hat, now ■
$2.50 to $4.00
There is a lunch room in Fulton
street where, honest Injun, they dis-
infect all silver received over the
cashier's counter. Tip has heard a
good deal about removing the germs |
from Burrency, but this is the first j
time lie ever saw It done. Over the i
counter slide sthe silver and into a [
big bowl of some sort of disinfec-1
tant It goes, polp. The pile of change
.. as taking its nice, wholesome bath I
all the time Tip was in the place
New York I'r.-ss.
, Enid, Okla.—Two men were injured
1 and an automoboile demolished here
! when the motor of the car Dew to
i pieces. Bert Mills was struck in the
abdomen and knocked from the auto. !
! He was rendered unconscious.
WHO SAID OVERCOATS?
The Weather Man
And his argument is pretty convincing. Well
now if there is any place where our stock is
the most complete it is the overcoat stock.
MICHAELS STERN INI CUSS ft OVERCOATS
in a broad variety of models and patterns
Belted Coats, Plain Coats, Raglans, Storm Col-
lars and Plain Collars. Overcoats that please
the fancy and fit the purse.
$12-5° to $35
GOLDMAN BECKMAN ft CO
127 W. GRAND
THESE PRICES QUOTED
FOR SATURDAY ONLY.
VVo MEN S
C?ARW£/S/ T SHOP -
■ ' , - . ~ - ' r
Dinner 20 Cents I
Best in Town \
AND HOW ABOUT THAT
You probably already know that your underwear is a very important
factor in your wearing apparel. If your underwear doesn't fit, nothing fits.
Superior Union Suits Fit Everywhere
and bind nowhere. No word could describe them better than the name
SUPERIOR. They are built with as much precision as a high priced suit
or overcoat. Get into one and enjoy a little $1.00 to $5.00
real cojnfort i i
"The People's Popular Place"
121 West Grand Avenue
Next to Folly Theatre
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Moore, Helen. The Moore Messenger (Moore, Okla.), Vol. 5, No. 35, Ed. 1 Thursday, November 14, 1912, newspaper, November 14, 1912; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc109275/m1/2/: accessed January 23, 2019), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.