The Daily Transcript (Norman, Okla.), Vol. 6, No. 243, Ed. 1 Thursday, January 9, 1919 Page: 3 of 4
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The Daily Transcript, Norman, Oklahoma
Death of Mrs. W. N. Thomas:
Mrs. Guy Y. Williams received the
sad news this morning of the' death
of her mother, Mrs. \\ N. Thomas,
which occurred at Seatle, Wash.,
on Tuesday, Jan. 7th, where she
was making her home with her son.
She was some GO years of age, and
death jvas caused by paralysis.
Mrs. Thomas formerly lived in |
Norman and had many friends in
this city who will regret her death
and extend earnest sympathies to j
Mrs. Williams. Mr. Thomas died
some years ago.
In President Wilson's first ad-
dress in London, he spoke of his
gratitude "for the hearty welcome
you gave me and Mrs. Wilson." In
all subsequent speeches, notes the
Wichita Eagle, he said it "Mrs.
Wilson and me." So the Eagle
guesses she heard it the first time.
No Poultry Show: "Owing to
the extremely bad weather and bad
loads it is probable tuere w.il uj
no Cleveland County Poultry show
this year," says Ben Bartholomew,
prominent chicken fancier. The j
shows are being cut out in almost
every county in the state this year,
and where held, are not provin
very successful. In Oklahoma
county, for instance, where a poul-
try show is now being held, there
is only nineteen entries and very
little interest taken
J. A. Fletcher, who established
the first telephone system in Nor-
man, is here today from Tulsa,
where he has sold out his business
and is on his way to California, to
visit D. B. Wynne and Fred Card-
er, Sr., at Ontario. Wynne is now-
city clerk at Ontario.
Mr. and Mrs .R. E. Church visit-
ed Mrs. Church Sunday.
WARNING, THE FLU
THE SLACK DEATH
The expert physicians say that
the "flu" is the same as the
plague that swept the world in
the dark ages, called the "Black
h." This may be true, we all
' that this terrible disease
„cever it is has killed more of
our boys in the cantonment than i
siiot and. shell of the enemies in;
the world war, and has caused the
(i ?ath of ,more than half a million
The doctors are helpless, then
preventive measures should be re-
ported to. NIfiv: mv friends who are
nembers of the T. C H. A. I want
impress this truth u"on yc i 1
leep your system in first class con-
Hfion with No. I, 2 and 3. If
hilly sensation take No. G. if
cough, take No. 9, if any chest
trouble, use No. 13. If you will ti
what T II. A. instructs you to
do, you will keen yourself and fam-1
ily i roof against this terrible
scourge. Out of 5000 people, mem-
bers of this a?sociation. to th ]
date only two deaths caused by
"flu" and only a few homes have
had any serious sickness Now
to those who are not members of
T C. 11. A will you be kind
enough, broad enough, progressive
enough to want truth io live as
a blessinr to the race, if so inve;
tigate this great home svstem of
health. 165 families in the vicin-
ity of Norman have this system
and are your friends and neighbo r
Watch this tiaper and see what
they say. Address L)r. C T"* Oul
ley, Guthrie, Okla., or see Rev. 1.
""iavill, Phone 596. adv.
LAUDER'S THRIFT RULES
Harry Lauder, the famous
Scotch singer, who has made a for-
tune and knows how to keep it,
has explained the rules which he
followed in carrying out his native
thrift. They are all very sage ad
vice and well to be remembered by
young men of today:
Behave yourself toward your
purse as you would toward your
View the reckless spending of
money as criminal and shun the
company of the reckless spender.
Dress neatly but not lavishly.
Take your amusements judicious-
ly; you will enjoy them better.
Don't throw away the crusts—
eat them. They are as nutrious as
It is more exhiliration to feel
money in your pocket than beer in
Remember it takes only four
quarters to make a dollar and only
twenty-five cents to make a quar-
You can sleep better after a hard
day's work than after a hard day's
Get good value from your
tradesman. He gets good money
A bank note makes good read-
ing, better thaft some novels.—
few days in Paris. This means
that the present week may become
critical in its influences upon the
Premier Clemenceau is holding
out for a new quadruple alliance to
consist of France, Great Britain,
Italy and the United States, which
shall in effect, challenge the cen-
tral powers and Russia t0 a con-
test for world dominion.
Allied statesmen are in some re-
spects inclined to follow France's
lead in this matter. The Paris de-
bates, therefore, will find America
and Great Britain representing one
viewpoint and the Latin countries
another. The Latin's cannot win, |
however, because neither Ameri-
can nor British public opinion
would sanction a return to the bal-
ance of power diplomacy.
If France and Italy block the |
creation of a league of nations the
alternative will be America's re-
tirement from co-operation of the
affairs of continental Europe and
to a resumption of her former po-
sition, described by Englishmen as
"one of splendid isolation."
This would be a very unwelcome
development for France and Italy.
It may well endanger their own fu-
ture development. In the end,
therefore, the Latin nations will
probably allow themselves to be
convinced on the advantages of a
league of nations and a non-imper-
placing the paper of Prof. Gimeno
upon the files of the club.
The meeting of the club on this
occasion was held in the home of
Prof, and Mrs. J. F. Paxton. The
Norman Music Club is constantly
growing in strength and talent
and will soon take its place in the
foremost ranks of art in the
W. G. McAdoo Sued
On Peace Talk
(By J. W. T Mason, written for the
New York, Jan. 8.—Presidenl
Wilson's return to Paris from.
Italy means the opening of th(
final discussions between French
statesmen on the one side an i
American and British on the other,
concerning the attitude of the
peace conference toward the orig-
ination of the league of, nations
The basic principle proceedings
of the peace conference will be de-
cided by the delates of the next
The Norman Music club present-
ed to its members J program of
Spanish music as vivid and ex-
quisite in coloring as a crimson
prinsetta. The event will long be
remembered by those present as an
afternoon of lovely music and per-
fect hospitality. The program
Spanish Concerta . Lola
Mrs. Frank Buttram, Okla City
Prof. Gimeno, University.
A Group of Spar: h songs—sung
Miss Marghertta Gimeno.
In response to an encore Mis:
limeno sang "La Paloma".
By a rising vote the Norman
Music club requested the honor of
Suit has been filed in the dis-
trict court of Cleveland county
against a distinguished citizen of
the United States by Attorneys
Dudley & Hardie, representing G
E. Warner and Henry Johnson. It
is against the Hon. W. G. McAdoo
National Director of Railroads, and
asks that judgment be rendered
against him for $244G.80. The pe-
tition sets forth that because of the
carelessness and neglect of duty of
the defendant and his helpers the
plaintiffs lost that much money by
delay in the shipment of three
carloads of cattle, eighty-two head
and feel that Mr .McAdoo should
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clothes. And they seem to find the
money for a new outfit.
They want to be "individu
again. They've been in a "set"
where every member had to dress
exactly alike. Uncle Sam was set-
ting the style for them, and he had
about as much individuality and
variety in his styles as the design-
er of cobble stones.
If a man in the army wore a
uniform cut according to his own
idea of nattiness he was "called"
for it and more than likely had to
throw it away.
But now they can dress as they
please, and privates are buying
outfits that will make the street
dress of his major look like a
They're buying dress suits, too
"O boy, watch us! The open face
uniform is 'regulation' now. The
olive drab is interned."
Sailors are through with loose
flapping trousers. Soldiers are
through with close fitting leggings. |
One wants a pair of breeches tight- j
er around the shin; the other wants j
something looser around the shins 1
"They don't know just what they '
do want for hats." said a Boston |
hatter. "They take our advice or j
ask it, at any rate."
"Give me a lid I ean take off j
with a swell sweep when I meet a j
lady," announced an ex-army shop
per. "I'm tired of saluting
And shoes. Ah, there's the fun-
ny thing. These soldiers have been
wearing for months shoes made
to fit their feet, instead 0f makin
their feet fit the shoes. The.'
have been lectured at, hollered a'
and told a million times to "Go:
shoes big enough." Supply sc
geants have refused to give them
shoes that weren't so big that
you could shove your thumb bo
tween the end of the big toe and
the end of the shoe. After months
in the trenches 0r in camp, hikin<
with heavy packs, they have lean-
ed the wisdom of it Their feet
have achieved freedom for the
first time since they wore the shoe
And yet—"Us humans will never
learn!" The soldiers come back
seeking narrow pointed shoes.
"Something stylish." They are
going to wear silk socks now ii:
stead of those warm woolen one
that auntie knit.
How well they looked in uniform
They never wore clothes so well
before. Yes. But how swell they
feel in "cits." They wear their "One—two—three—four — s\>
new clothes better too. Their your arms, there! One—two—tH
shou'ders are back. They svir.g i —four."
along with stride and bearin;. The world is saved for den
they learned through months of racy. Bring on the cits.
=«Some nice residence prop-
erty on terms«cheaper than
-=These are going to sell
McOaniel 5 Matthews
BETTER LOOK OUT!
ALBERT E. WILL, S. T.
Chronic and Nervous Diseases a Specialty
Phone J. M. 2 Route No. 1, Box 20
Now on at
Merchandise going at
Tulncy §h'd Madder troubles don't
disappear of themselves. They grow
upon you, slowly but steadily, under-
mining your health with deadly cer-
tainty, until you fall a victim to io-
Stop your troubles while there is
time. Don't wait until little pains be-
< ome big aches. Don't trifle with dis-
e.ise. To avoid future suffering begin
treatment with GOLD MEDAI, Haar-
lem Oil Capsules now. Take three or
.'our every day until you fee! that you
ire entirely free from pain.
This well-known preparation has been
an of the national remedies of Hol-
land for centuries. In 160fi the govern-
ment of the Netherlands granted a spe-
cial charter authorizing its sale. ,
The good housewife of Holland would
almost as soon be without food as with-
out her "Keal Dutch Drops," as she
quaintly calls GOLD MEDAL Haarlem
Oil Capsules. Their use_ restores
strength and is responsible in a great
measure for the sturdy, robust health
of the Hollanders.
Do not delay. Go to your druggist
and insist on his supplying you with a
box of GOLD MEDAL Haarlem Oil
Capsules. Take them as directed, and
if you are not satisfied with results your
druggist will gladly refund your money.
I.ook for the name GOLD MEDAL on
the box and accept u.o other. In sealed
boxes, three sizea.
Same as Cash==at this store
NEW & SECONDHAND GOODS
A FEW t.OOD HEATING AND COOK STOVES
\ VERY SURPRISINGLY LOW PRICE
J. ROSS BRIDGEWATER
WEST MAIN STREET
NORMAN'S GREATEST BARGAIN STORE
AFTERNOON AND NIGHT—CONTINUOUS FROM 2 p. m. 11 p. m.
WILLIAM FOQ PRESENTS EVERYONE'S FAVORITE
IN POWERFUL STORY; ENTHRALLINGLY UNFOLDED—THE
MOST WONDERFUL WORK OF THE FAVORITE ALEXANDER
"&he Clemenceau Case
A THEDA BARA SUPER-PRODUCTION THAT THRASHES SO-
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EVER SEEN " A WONDERFUL STORY OF THROBBING EMO-
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ALSO BEAUTIFUL AND DARING-
j BAIRD a New Episode of the Serial of Innumerable
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As Startling and Vivid as a Flash of Lightning
in a Midnight Sky.
Also SUNSHINE COMEDY—Greatest Fun
Film Made—"DAMAGED NO GOODS
Fast and Full of Furious
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Comedy "A Poor Fish" with Ed Brady.
Also Mutt and Jeff in "The Side Show ^
with that hair raising serial "Iron Test"
with Antonio Mereno.
Peggy Hyland in a 5-Act Drama "Bon-
nie" Annie Laurie." You will like this.
Also Fatty Arbuckle in his latest "The
Sheriff"—two reels of fun fever. Also
that Phantom Rider in "Hands Up."
Who is he?
Wm. S. Hart in a 6-reeler. Full of thrills j
and chills. "The Devil's Double." Also
a big Sunshine comedy "Shadows of
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