The Daily Transcript (Norman, Okla.), Vol. 5, No. 117, Ed. 1 Sunday, October 21, 1917 Page: 1 of 4
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The Daily Transcript
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NORMAN, OKLAHOMA, SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21, 1917.
Walnut and Olive Canape
Fried Chicken , Chicken Gravy
Brown Sweet Potatos
Creamed Peas Mashed Potatoes
Ice Cream Cake
The Price is 50c. No meal tickets accepted
Oklahoma City. Okla., Oct. Irt, 1917
Editor Norman Tvanscrint,
It seems proper when the world is
in such turmoil as it is at this time,
Iht:i we consi ler some of ^he vital
forces that are at work for the uplift
and betterment of mankind. One of
the greatest, if not the greatest forces
for good, is the movement known as
Christian Science. It is the solution of
every problem confronting mankind
today, for it is the science of life, and
in its exposition of the various phases,
of experience, it shows what to do and
how to do it. It teaches of God and of
man in God's image. It is healing the
sick and reforming the sinner. It is
making the world better by making
mankind better and showing the world
the utter uselessness of trying to solve
life's problem from the basis of mater-
ial sense or mind in matter.
Christian Scientists are taught how
to pray the fervent effectual prayer
that the Scripture says "availeth
much." Christian Scientists have
learned to obey the command of the
Master Christian to "go into the clos-
et and to shut the door" so that they
can commune with the Father in se-
cret who rewardeth openly. To quote
from the Christian Science text-book,
Science and Health with Key to the
Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy, page
1, "The prayer that reforms the sin-
ner and heals the sick is an absolute
faith that all things are possible to
God,—a spiritual understanding of
Him, an unselfed love. Regardless of
what another may say or think on
this subject, I speak from experience.
Prayer, watching, and working, com-
bined with self-immolation, are God's
gracious means ,for accomplishing
whatever has been successfully done
for the Christianization and health of
mankind." Again on page 15, "To en-
ter into the heart of prayer, the door
of the erring senses must be closed.
Lips must be mute and materialism
silent, that man may have audience
with Spirit, the divine Principle, Love,
which destroys all error. In order to
pray aright, we must enter into the
closet and shut the door. We must
close the lips and silence the material
senses. In the quiet sanctuary of earn-
est longings, we must deny sin and
plead God's allness. We must resolve
to take up the cross, and go forth
with honest hearts to work and watch
for Wisdom, TrjLith and Love. We must
'pray without ceasing.' Such prayer
is answered, irr so far as we put our
desires into practice. The Master's in-
junction is, that we pray in secret
and let our lives attest our sincerity.
Christians rejoice in secret beauty and
bounty, hidden from the world, but
known to God. Self-forgetfulness, pur-
it.v, and affection are constant prayers
Practice not profession, understanding
not belief, gain the ear and right hand
of omnipotence and they assuredly
call down the infinite blessings. Trust-
worthiness is the foundation of en-
lightened faith. Without a fitness for
holiness, we cannot receive holiness."
Mrs. Eddy, through whose clear
spiritual, Christian Science was given
:o the world, was a New England
gentlewoman of irreproachable char-
acter, and was honored and beloved
>y her neighbors who were in con-
*ant touch with her and knew of her
noble self-sacrificing life. Her volu-
minous writings breath the purest eth-
rs, the soundest morals, the loftiest
deals. Under her leadership, Christian
Science has encircled the Globe, and
'.'verywhere it has been known by the
good it has done. Through its practical
demonstration, the drunkard loses his
desire for drink, and the sinner loses
his love of sin. It opens to the awak-
ened consciousness new visions of life
and its responsibilities. It awakens the
dead in trespasses and sin "to newness
of lift* in Christ J#sus.
The heart and soul of Christian Sci-
ence is love. It worships God whom
..he beloved disciple said is Love, and
consequently when its followers are
maligned and abused, they learn to
love their enemies and to bless those
that "despitafully use them," thus
fulfilling the Master's injunction
Christian Science will go on in its ben-
eficient healing and saving mission un-
til the world is regenerated through
the Mind that was in Christ Jesus.
W. D. HINCHSLIFF,
Committee on Publication.
—Mr. and Mrs. Orenbaun are en-
joying a visit from Mr. Geo. Orenbaun
and Mr. W. A. Matthews, both of
Hillsboro, Texas, the former being a
brother of L. Orenbaun. They are well
11 leased with Norman, and may locate
John Reading, a Norman boy and a
'former student here, spent the week-
end with his parents. John is a student
in Ada high school, and plays tackle
on the football team.
— GRAND OPERA SPECIAL —
Direct Interurban Service
from Norman to State Fair Grounds
October 22nd and 23rd
Special cars will leave Norman at 6:20 and (i:30 p. m. on
Monday and Tuesday. They will run directly to the New
Auditorium at the Oklahoma State Fair Grounds at Okla-
These cars will wait at the Fair Grounds until the Opera
is over; at which time they will return directly to Norman.
Round Trip Ticket, 50 Cents
—OKLAHOMA RAILWAY CO.—
The Local Hoard Calls Fifty More
Men to Appear Wednesday, Oct.
24th and Fifty for Thurs-
day, Oct. 25th.
In accordance with instructions
from the State Exemption Board, the
local board has notified fifty more of
the young men of Cleveland county
to appear for medical examination on
Wednesday, Octtober 24th, and fifty to
come on Thursday, Oct. 25th. The
rooms of the board are now upstairs
over the McDaniel real estate office.
The names of those notified are:
Wednesday, Oct. 21th.
Jesse D. Biggers, Norman.
William Polecat, Newalla.
William R. Mitchell, Lexington.
Harvey T. Collins, Norman
Porter W. Scott, Lexington.
Ernest W. Scudder, Norman.
William G. Mappes, Norman.
Lowry H. Harrel, Norman.
Willie A. Attaway, Norman.
Edwin C. Daniel, Lexington.
Will Bowling, Lexington.
William A. Walker, Norman.
Maurice W. Scoffiel, Norman.
John F. Sargent, Norman.
Frank K. Smith, Normaji.
William Millsap, Trousdale.
George W. Coats, Norman.
Jesse T. Henry, Wanette,
Tandy E. Hanchin, Moore.
John H. Yoestlng, Norman.
Elmer L. O'Keefe, Norman.
Yone Soma, Norman.
Alfred M, Cockrell, Neosha, Mo.
Robert E. Church, Newalla.
Boyd L. Bacon, Newalla.
Roy Clopton, Norman.
Ernest Elliot, Lexington.
Walter W. Biggs, Moore.
John D. Hinton, Trousdale.
William J. Main, Norman.
George W. Bowling, Lexington.
Ernest P. Finch, Norman.
Lester Knowles, Norman.
Henry Kirkendall, Norman.
Albert E. Turner, Moore.
Fred Honeycutt, Moore.
Joseph L. DePorte, Norman.
Roy J Martin. Trousdale.
Frank J Wolfe, Norman.
Edward J. Blackwell, Minco.
John K. Kasbaum, Moore.
Albert A. Perkins, Noble.
Arthur W. Crowder, Norman.
Oscar L. Alexander, Norman.
Samuel W. Deskin, Norman.
Charles J. Young, Norman.
James T. Florida, Norman.
Roy V. Lewis, Norman.
Lee Gilliatt, Norman.
Herman Steward. 'LVnn.
Thursday, Oct. 25.
Terrell R. Clark, Norman.
Joseph D. Gregg, Norman.
William Owens, Tribbey.
Murray R. Northcutt, Lexington.
Joe M. Miller, Lexington.
James E. Benton, Noble.
Raymond N. Webb, Lexington.
Martin H. Jones, Lexington.
Enos L. Allbritton, Norman.
William F. Krohmer, Newalla.
Walter A. DeWitt, Noble.
Herbert E. Wright, Lexington
Raymond L. DeLong, Norman.
George W. Wells, Smithton, Ark.
Joseph M. Richardson, Lexington.
Omer E. Roberts, Norman.
Clarence R. Watkins, Oklahoma City
Ben D. Boeskin, Norman.
Colonel L. Christian, Norman.
Henry F. Keller, Jr., Norman.
Charles H. Bracken, Norman.
Lonnie Eldridge, Lexington.
Edwin Bennett, Norman.
Ben F. Lawson, Trousdale.
Frank D. Stuart, Norman.
Earl S. Mathews, Lexington.
F. N. Thompson, Newalla.
Robert H. Waddle, Lexington.
James E. Head, Noble.
Claud W. Cherry, El Reno, Okla.
Albert Ball, Norman.
James Dortis Holland, Norman.
V. B. Melton, Norman.
Lee V. Hull, Norman.
Clarence Sinks, Norman.
John H. Ross, Lexington.
Walter C. Harding, Noble.
Claud Alexander, Newalla.
Frank L. Dunhan, Norman.
Jesse I). Martin, Norman.
William H. Bruemer, Norman.
Jesse L. Carter, Lexington.
John B. Winstead, Moore.
Henry F. Barnett, Norman.
Harold T. Ditzler, Norman.
Virgil L. Bernard, Norman.
Virgil E. Bohannon, Lexington.
Ray I. Barnhill, Norman.
Wessley Gallimore, Lexington.
Oscar T. McCall, Norman.
: society :
♦ By Bess McMillan ♦
Mrs. Milton Meyer was an Oklaho-
ma City visitor Friday.
• • •
Miss Bess McClellan visited friends
in Purcell over the week-end.
• • •
Miss Zella Cralle spent this week-
end in Chickasha visiting friends.
• * *
Mrs. Roy Hadsell was hostess to the
University Dames Saturday afternoon.
• • •
Miss Lillian Austin was the guest
of Miss Ann McCall for the past
« • *
Mrs. Manley Bailey of Blanchard,
is visiting friends in Norman this
♦ ♦ +■
Miss Parley Black is home from
Garber, Okla., spending the week-end
with her father.
« • *
Miss Helen Olander left Friday for
Drumright to spend the week-end
with her parents.
♦ • •
The New Comers Club met Tues-
day evening at the home of L r. and
Mrs. S. D. Brooks.
* • •
Rev. and Mrs. E. T. Lane of Okla-
homa City visited their son Dr. H. H.
Lane and family Tuesday
♦ ♦ ♦
Miss Margarite Mitchell and Miss
Summers were the dinnei guests of
Mrs. G. F. Pierce on Saturday.
• * •
Mrs. J. R. Thoburn and daughter,
Jeanette, returned Wednesday from a
three weeks visit with relatives in
Mrs. Mary Nairn, who has been vis-
iting her daughter, Mrs. Milton Meyer,
for the past month, returned to her
home in Nowata, Friday.
Mrs. W. N. Newell and daughter,
Mrs. Dr. DeMand, have returned from
a visit to Mrs. W. N. Bradford of Ok-
• • •
Mrs. John Taylor had as her dinner
guests Wednesday, Mrs. D. M. Bots-
ford of Portland, Ore., Mrs. J. E.
Lambert of Chelsea, and Mrs. R. N.
• • •
The Bide-a-Wee club met at Red
Cross headquarters on Thursday af-
ternoon. The club will devote each
meeting to Red Cross work and will
meet at the Red Cross Rooms.
Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Kingkade, form-
erly of this city, but more recently of
Winfield, Kas., have moved from the
latter city to Tulsa, Okla., where their
son Roy is located.
• • •
Mrs. Pearl B. Watkins and son,
Austin are here from Edmond visiting
her parents, Mr. an Mrs. G. F. Piierce.
Mrs. Watkins is connected with the
Mrs. George Miller left Thursday
for Hugo, where she will visit her
daughter, Emelyn, from there she will
go to Dallas and Fort Worth for a
' • ktolor Cans
After Thousands of Miles of Driving
The Willys-Knight motor is
the paradov of the entire auto-
While ordinary types of
motors lose their original effect-
iveness with use—the Willys-
Knight gains in power, flexibility
This is not an engineering
theory—but a proved fact.
More than 20,000 owners who
are using Willys-Knight airs
will be glad to tell you so—
and tell you so enthusiastically.
Let us put you in touch with a
few of them.
Carbon, which is responsible
for the undoing of ordinary
ir.ntors, is utilized beneficially by
the sleeve-valve Willys-Knight
While other motors are
periodically incapacitated be-
cause they must have valves
ground and carbon removed,
the Willys-Knight motor im-
proves with use and is sustained
at top efficiency because carbon
is its reconstructing life.
Let us show you the Willys-
Knights—Four and Eight—and
Minteer Hardware Co
Oscar K. Banks is now showing a
full line of the celebrated Goodyear
tires, tubes and automobile accessor-
ies of all kinds at his garage on East
Main, together with high grade motor
oils and gasoline, and feels that he
can give the very best of satisfaction
to his patrons along this line. "Every-
body knows about the Goodyear goods."
says Mr. Banks, "knows they are the
best manufactured, always ready for
service and giving greatest value for
the money. I want to demonstrate
these goods, and ask automobilers to
give me an opportunity. I also have
a repair department in connection with
my garage, and will be pleased to give
[figures on all sorts of work in that
[line. My garage is at 310 East Main,
where I'll be glad, to see my friends."
$25.00 Trench Suit, just
like cut. Harvest Sale
Miss Carrie Martin and Ann Mc-
Call entertained in honor of Miss Lil-
lian Austin, a bride of next Wednes-
day, Saturday afternoon.
The Science Club met with Dr. and
Mrs. Dowd and Mr. and Mrs. Turley
Tuesday evening. An interesting pap-
er was read by Dr. Roy T. House. An
ict' course was served.
Mrs. Rae Lindsay entertained the
Linger Longer Club Wednesday at
her home on North Peters ave. The af-
ternoon was spent in sewing for the
The New Idea Club met at the home
of Mrs. J. A. Edwards Wednesday af-
ternoon. Special guests were Mes-
dames Owens, McFarland and Arthur
Mrs. Carson and daughter, Lucille,
and Mrs. C. C. McClure and daughter,
Margaret, went to Medicine Park Sat-
urday, where they will be joined by
Mr. Carson and Mr. McClure
• • •
The S. T. C. Club entertained the
R. D. C. with a hay ride Friday even-
ing. A pleasant evening was spent at
the river bridge—Mrs. Hicks and
Yerker Taylor of Pauls Valley were
Mrs. Fletcher Swank entertained the
Congenial Twelve at the home of Mrs.
Floyd Swank Thursday afternoon. A |
most congenial time is reported. The
full membership was present, With .
Mrs. L. C. Lindsay, Mrs. Jack Foster,
and Mrs. Clyde' Pickard as invned j
guests. Delicious refreshment! were
Many Normanites are looking for- j
ward with fond anticipations to the
grand opera season in Oklahoma City,
which is to be held next Monday and
Tuesday nights. It is expected to be
a society event par excellence, a real
dress affair, and the electric lights
will certainly look down upon a bril-
liant assembly. Special cars on the
Interurban will take the Norman peo-
ple direct to the Fair Grounds in Ok-
lahoma City and bring them home di-
rect, so that will be very pleasant. It
is expected there'll be a couple of
hundred in atten lance from Norman.
Miss Margaret McClure entertained i Mrs. Alice Spottswood is home from
with a 4-course dinner at her home an extended visit in the west, visiting
on North Peters ave., Sunday evening. I Missoula, Mont., Seattle and Can-
Her guests were Misses Mable Her-jcouver, Washington, and Colorado
rington, Helen Berry and Margaret Springs, Colo. At the latter point she
Newblock, Arthur Furr, Ray Dellinger, j visited Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Spotts-
Ray McAlester and Jim Will Echols, .wood.
Mrs. Mary Wingate and daughters,!
Miss May and Miss Ruth, are guests I Miss Agatha Burke is in Oklahoma
>f Judge and Mrs. J. B. Dudley over City spending the week-end with her
Sunday in Oklahoma City. cousin, Miss Temple Highley.
Groceries, Meat Market, Hakery and
Leader in Coffees
Fresh Graham Flour in 40 and 75c Sacks
—FRUIT CA iaf INGREDIENTS
1 pound Orange peel 40c
1 pound Lemon peel 40c
1 pound Citron 40c
] pkg. Candied Cherries 15c
1 pkg. Seeded Raisins 15c
1 pound Seedless Raisins 20c
1 pound Shelled Brazil nuts $1.00
1 pound Shelled Pecans $1.00
Fresh Vegetables and Fruits
Fresh Tomatoes, Cauliflower, Green
Beans, Head Lettuce, Egg Plant, Cu-
cumbers, Green Peppers, Celery, Grape
Fruit Grapes, Oranges and apples.
1 pound Bulk Oatmeal 10c
City Pride Coffee 25c
University Special Coffee 30c
1 gallon Sorghum 85c
Meat Department: Veal, Beef, Pork,
Brains and lunch goods.
F. J. McGinley
The Pioneer Store
Phone 101 Phone 671
Bargains in City Property and Farm Lands-See Pickard Real Estate Co., and Farm Loans
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