The Peoples Voice (Norman, Okla.), Vol. 8, No. 2, Ed. 1 Friday, August 4, 1899 Page: 4 of 8
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The People's Voice.
ALLAN .V KIXSK, IMiblUhtrs.
SUBSCRIPTION II .!><• PKK YKAR.
PUBLISH CD BV KBY FRIDAY.
rnterwl nt tho pnrtomoe. Norman. nklKho-
oin Turrliory, f"r tranauiiMloii tUruiiKh
malls a < la*> matter.
JOHN S. ALLAN Editor
NEARLY S VIMS
By spccal arrangement with the
publishers of the Farm Jdcr-
n'ai. we are enabled to offer that
paper to every subwrilier who
|ia\« tor The Peoples Voice one
year ahead, for only o.S'K dol-
lar,- both papers for the price
of ours only ; our paper one y'r
and the Farm Journal from
tiow until December, 1908 near-
ly Five Years The Farm Jour-
nal is an old established paper,
enjoying great popularity, one
of the best and most useful farm
JSTTlils offer should be ac-
cepted without delay; the soon-
er the more Farm Journals you
will get for nothing. Sample
copies at this office.
Democrats no longer abuse Popu-
lists, because of the reforms de-
manded in the Peoples party plat-
form; but now are vigorously en-
gaged in abusing them because they
don't join the Democratic party and
assist it to capture the offices from
th*j Republicans. We are aware of
the fact that as an excuse for mak-
ing this demand Democrats set up
the claim that their party is nearer
to the reforms demanded by the
Populists than the Republicans and
that for Populists to refuse to assist
the Democratic party they would be
indirectly assisting the Republican
party to win the offices. This is a
very weak argument but Democrats
and demopops use it in the absence
of a stronger one to put forth. The
only real difference between the two
old parties is the offices. Two Dem-
ocratic administrations in this coun-
try, within recent years, has so suc-
cessfully proven this fact, that no
argument is necessary. That the
Democratic party today is nearer
to the reforms demanded by the
Populists may be true, and we be-
lieve that the longer it is kept out
of power the nearer it will come to
a full realization of the need of the
reforms demanded by the Peoples
party, in fact we believe this method
of procedure would soundly convert
if and the rank and file of the party
would join the Populists and the re-
forms would be secured; but for
Populists to assist the Democrats
now to power again would be to en-
courage their backsliding. Demo-
crats are slow to progress and easy
to backslide. It is no uncommon
thing today to hear Democrats as-
serting, "I am a Jefferson, or Jack-
son Democrat." Since ^.-flerson's
and Jackson's times the world has
made a greater advance in civiliza-
tion than during any half dozen pre-
vious centuries and Jefferson's and
Jackson's ideas of government, good
in their day and time, would hardly
be modern enough to meet present
conditions, and this fact many
Democrats don't seem to realize.
To continuously keep one
of the old parties out of power
would in our opinion hasten the
cause of reform; but for the people
to continue to turn one of the old
parties out and the other in at each
succeeding election is the longest
road to secure reform, that in our
judgment could be taken. If the
men in this country that truly favor
the reforms set forth in the Populist
platform will get together and have
nothing to do with the old political
hacks, the day is not far distant
when those reforms will be secured.
The editor of You All's Doin's,
of Lexington, winds up one of his
Eureka Harness Oil Is the Lest
preservative of Den leather
au<l the bent renovator of old
leather. It oils, softens, black-
ens and protect*. Use
on your be*t harness, your old har-
ness, and your rarrlaKe top, and they
will not only look IwQrr bet wear
longer. Sold everywhere In cans—all
slz « from half plnta to Ave gallons.
Mtdr toy STiMiiKL) OIL to.
last week's editorials as follows:
"When the American people get a
chance to throw off the Republican
yoke of despotism they will emerge
again into the glorious freedom of
a Democratic administration." A
copy of the paper containing the
above editorial would no doubt be
interesting to Grover, but to the
American people that have labored
under a Republican yoke of despot-
ism and a Democratic administra-
tion of freedom it will be dull and
uninteresting, and without hope for
a lightening of their burdens.
It is amusing to see how the Dem-
. ocratic papers of this territory are
harping for a Democratic candidate
to run for congress next year. It
has been less than one year since
a Democratic candidate for that
place was defeated by 10,000 votes
by a very insignificant Republican
candidate and a man who was beat-
en two years before by over 1,000
votes by a Populist candidate. Gen.
Coxey says, "What the Democratic
party needs is a new set of brains,"
and for this territory, at least, his
dignosis of the needs of that party
is certainly good, for after the de-
feat of last fall, its desire to run a
candidate again is certainly strong
evidence of a diseased mind.
The Farm Journal has nearly two
million readers each issue; it is put-
ting in a new press that will print
200 copies a minute; it is the best
farm paper in America, and it pleas-
es the women folks all to pieces.
We have made a special arrange-
ment by which we are enabled to
send the Farm Journal for the bal-
ance of 1899, and all of 1900, 1901,
1902 and 1903, nearly five years to
al! subscribers of the Peoples Voice
who pay a year in advance. Please
The strongest sentiment of the
Turk is his reverence for his moth-
er. He always stands in her pres-
ence until invited to sit down—a
compliment he pays to no one else.
| bent lurts, and many other valuable rewards,
; including Dluiu-i Set*. Tern «* ts, China, Sterling
, si Ivor war®, etc., etc.. In order of ment. Tins
' edneatlonal content la being (tree to advertise
I aad Introduce tbteeueeesefel weekly Into new
—. homes, sail all prist** will be awartled prompt*
are noted for hanging on. gjp ly Without jwrtlHlity. Twelve Seeiit tawip«
They weaken your throat * ,,,u4rt be — eiu—wi for thimtkkk wnan**tmal
and lunus. and lead to 2r i ><""• punch.™ i iw «i
• * | [ over jnu valuable rewards. Con tent opens and
serious irOUDie. nWirits commence Monday. June J8, and clones
Don t trine with them. .lomloy, Augwt si, UMI. Your ll t tan ret*eh
Take Scott's Emulsion at 2 i us any «lay between tli«*ae •laltm, and will ro-
Once* It SOOtheS heals the award to w hich tt tnay lie entitled
j nd cures ' ' J* tor that day, and your nam* will l e printed In
* ' lbs following Iswue of TI1K HEW YoltK STAIt.
University ol Oklitliomii.
The fall term of the University will begin
Tuesday, September 12. in making this an.
nouncement the management wishes to call
the attention of the people of the territory
to the work being done by the University.
The irnst year has been auccessful In the lar-
gest degree ; for the coming pear we expect
a Mill larg.tr enrollment and greater develop*
mcnt. The University Is the bead of the ed-
ucational system of the Territory. While
frankly recognizing the work done by the
special schools, nevertheless the University
stand* for something broader and higher than
they can hope to do. Believing that this
1h to, this management has endeavored to
make the University not unworthy of the
| university ideal. In addition to giving spec-
ial training in various lines it Maud for the
I wider culture of the individual student.
I The work of the University is clearly or-
ganised and Is developed largely upon the
depart mental plan, it Includes at present
four ^schools, as follows: College of Arts,
school of Pharmacy, School of Music, and
I Preparatory school. In addition, a prc-med-
! leal course for those who expect to study
I medicine has been organized. The liberal re-
sources of the Institution are taxed to the ut*
! most to develop new work and to better the
' facilities. During the past year a new de-
| partment, of Biology, has been organized and
I equipped with $1200 worth of tipparnlus. The
| library is being added to rapidly, and in ev*
cry course tha ampler means of carrying 011
| research work are at band. It Is the policy
of the management to spnro neither care nor
expense In endeavoring to provide the student
, with every advantage possible. The men
charge of the work are all highly trained
1 sptclalists from the best universities In the
faculty are graduates of Harvard, Princeton,
University of Pennsylvania, Vanderbilt t'ill*
J versify, Leipzig (Germany), etc
To the young men and women who wish
to hccure a higher ecucation we say, Come
to the University. This is your school, made
• for you by the people of the Territory. Tu-
ition is tree. Here in the course of four
years you will meet a thousand young men
who will scatter to all parts of the Territory,
who will become the leaders in public affairs,
and who will he lifelong friends, such as on*
ly the associations of college days can make.
For a young mnn who expects to go into
business or a profession in this Territory, or
who hopes to take part In the shaping of af-
fairs of the future State, such friendships are
01 the very highest iui|>ortance. He is no
longer a stianger or alone, hut can summon
to Ids aid a boat of loyal comrades.
The new catalogue is ready for distribution.
Send to the president lor a copy, look through
j Its courses of tnstiuction, and write to the
president about your plans. Kxpenses of llv
ing In Norman are as low as in any town in
the Territory, while the advantagesaie great*
••r. Address communications to President
1 David It, Boyd, Norman, Okla.
New Blacksmith Firm.
Charley Lewis and J. C. Roland have
leased W. T. Noland's blacksmith shop
for one v< ar and will take possession «f
tiic same next Monday morning, where
they will be found ready to do all kinds
<>f blacksmith work, horse shoeing,
wagon aud carriage repairing at living
prices. 52 3t.
i son. Prize* are on exhibition at tiik stak'h
J huslntta* office*. Person* securing bicycle*
j may have choice of ladlm', tienileinen'-or
1.1 uvenlies' |HW uiotlfl, ««olor or *l*e de*lrt «l.
I t all or mldrefts Dept. " K," TIIK NEW YOKk
STAK, W. Will street, New York City.
Don't send to som<* supply home for
a sewing ■aobins until you have I barn-
Okie., j what you can purchase a new White
w. M. NEWELL. w. j. .jackson.
NEWELL ond JACKSON.
Attorneys - At • Law
NORMAN. O. T.
H. Sea well, ol NormHn,
hnit ti-Hveled almost all over the terrl- ball bearing machine for at the VOICK
tory and knows where the cheapest °®ce
and best land, are located. If you are |
proopeuting see or correspond with
Jaii. D. Maguire j„ showing a new
disc gang plow. The plow has been
thoroughly tested in Western Texas
and has practically driven mold board |
plows from that Held.
"Stub," the Norman harness man, is
headquarters for the best harness and
saddles in the territory and his prices
will always be found to be the very
lowest such goods can be sold for. tf
My! We did not expect to see such j
a tine stock of jewelry in Norman. It
is as line as any in Oklahoma City: |
that is what people say when they see j
H. P.Alden's jewelry store.
Jas. D. Maguire has received another I
car load of the celebrated Anchor
brand of buggies and spring wagons !
this week. If you are thinking of pur-1
chasing a new buggy or spring wagon, |
you would do well to call at Maguire' I
anu examine the Anchor line. The j
Anchor buggies and spring wagons j
are high class work and are fully up to j
the standard of the superior goods sold
Mr. Jas. 1). Maguire has received
ills shipment of Havana grain drill*,
both runner and disc. The Havana
runner press needs no introduction to
American grain growers. But the
disc style of drill is a new aspirant for
public favor, and many are now being
used by the best farmers. The Ha-
vana is the best; because it has Kidiscs
aud large wide boxing similar to a
disc harrow, which insures long life,
and prevents"wobbling.''thereby keep
iug in line with press wheels. The
feed is a force feed.
SMOKE henb-S FARM LOANS.
" Strawberry" CIGAR.
New Batli Rooms.
I wish to announce that I
have just put in new bath-
rooms which are fitted with
My barber shop has recently been
furnished with new furniture, and
R. L. RISINGER
I HAVE opened a Heal K -
tate and Loan Office in room
at rear of Citizens Hank bldg
succeeding 1). W. Marquart.
If you want a loan, see me
and learn rates and terms.
If you have a farm to sell,
let me know it, or if jou de-
sire to purchase a farm let
me show you the farm prop-
erty I have for sale.
W. S. MOORE.
Money to patent |oo>l iiless may ! • secured
I.) imr ai't. The I'stent lleoonl, lUltlinore, Mil.
VV C. HKNHIOW, President.
UKO.T. BKYJiOMW, V. l'res, tl,H.IIKsnir,D«ibt«r,
Norman State .Bank.
Ofllce In Norman State Hank tthlg.
NOKMAN, : OKLAHOMA
0. w. newman, m. i>.
W. C. RENFROW.
Collections a Specialty.
BESSENT. geo. T. REVNOI.ds. k. l'akuthers.
J. M. CURTICE. T. e. smith.
NEWMAN & BOBO,
Physicians and Surgeons.
Office, over McUinley A Berry's Store.
llKKKDKIt OK FINK
...Have on Imnd at nearly all times
line male or Relt Pigs for sale.
.. .If you want to purchase a good
i'ig of this breed, write or call on
T. C. DIXON, Hall, O. T. 15 Mile* southeast ol'Norman.
Good Property For Sale.
will sell two good business lots, I
well located on Miiin street; one im
proved b.y a store room 25x30 feet.
I will also sell my residence o(7 rooms
on the enst side. It is located in a
good neighborhood, and has a well of
I also offer for sale, my clsim, barely
1 mile from the court house. It has a
6 room house, a good barn, two wells,
and other Improvements. I need money
to embark in business For further
information, see Norman State Hank.
5Mt t. J, Johnson.
A tine set of buggy harness for $4.50,
no Cheap John goods, see H. W.
Physician and Surgeon.
Diseases of Womeu, and of Kar, Nose ami
Throat, a 8)>eclalty.
office on Main St., over Globe store, Norman.
Office specialties—IJIC A I, TKEAT.MKNT < !■
DEAFNESS, nail (JA'I AIIUII OK I HE TIlltOA I
N1ISK ANU IX'NUS.
Ofllce, east ol rreabytorlan Church, one block
north of Norman State Hank. Norman.Okla.
For Dental work go to Wor-
ley, over Citizens bank. Nor- I Pn'e8t. and ,Best ,hat is n,ad®
OF EL RENO,
Insures growing Wheat, Oats, Rye and Barley
against Hail. All other kinds of Farm Property
against Fire, Lightning, Cyclones and Tornadoes,
on the Mutual Plan.
If you want to cooperate with the other farmer t
of Oklahoma in protecting your property, and at the
same time save money for yourself and our people,
J. L WAILS. Resident Agent, Norman, or
W. S. HURST, Norman, Solicitor for Cleveland
The thermometer and your
" feelings " unite on the fact
you must now have Ice—it is
0 as much a necessity, these
days, as it used to be a luxury.
O I am sole agent in this city
for the Clearest, Cleanest, Coldest,,
Teeth extracted without
Delivered anywhere in town, by
Territory of Oklahoma, \
Cleveland County, >
In the District Court thereof.
Alpha Keith, plaintitr,
William Keith, tleleiulant.
To William Keith, Defendant :
You are hereby notified that you have been I
sued by tlm above named plaintiff, Alpha
Keith, for divorce on the ground of abandon- !
mant, and that you must an-wer the petition i No. 4Qt
f plaintiff tiled against you In the District j No. 408
& S. F.
NORTH BOUND. SOUTH BOUND.
No. 407... 2:57 P. M.I
No. 4flft 13:68 A.M.
No. 423 (Lo) :i: 17 1*. M.
.4:03 A. M.
Court of Cleveland county, Oklahoma terrl- No. 420(Loc)4.55 A. M
tory, on the ltd dav of August, 1899, on or be- !
fore the 15th day of September, 1890, or said j TRAIN SERVICE.
petition will be taken a« true, and judgment I <n,, ,,
r..""«,«l HKHlrat you KmMi..K .Im.rc.. to j Hrrlvlng?., Wichita «£« J. m
pintntiff from yen and giving to her the care,
custody and control of Mary Keith, the danght- |
er of you and plaint ill*.
r< uii Witness my hand nnd official seal of
i said court this 3d day of AuguM, 1899. ,
It. D. silKAIt. Clerk Dist. Court. 1
liy .1. J. lltirke, Deputy Cleric. I
Newell A Jackson, attorneys for plaintiff.
[First publication August 4, 1H99 ]
In the District Court,Third .lutliclal District,
Cleveland County, Territory of Okhihomu.
D. E. Howard, plaintitr,
W. L. Myers ami (J W. (Jlbbs. defendants.
Notice Is hereby given that I will offer for
sale and sell to the highest and hest bidder!
tor cash in hand, at the sooth door of the
court house in Norman, said county and ter-
ritory, on Monday, the 4th day of September
A. D. 1899. t 11i«• hour of 2 o'clock p. ill. of
said day, the following-described real estate
situated in the town of Norman, in said <01111
tv and territory— to-wlt: I^ots twenty.six (28),
twenty-seven (27), twenty-eight (28), ami
twenty-nine (29), in Block forty nlm (49 )
Said property l« taken ami will be sold at
not less than two thirds of the appraisement
as the property of the above named defend-
ants under and by viitue of a levy duly made
under an execution duly i*8iied out of the
above name*I court In the above entitled ac
tlon to me directed anil delivered.
Given under try hand, at Norman. O. T.,
this 2d day of August: \ D. 1800.
II K. N KW BLOCK.
Sheriff of said county.
C. I<. Botsford, attorney for plaintiff. 2 5
Kansas ijity 5:50 p. 111. Chicago 9:43 A
lowing day making .jlose connections at Win
(leld and W icliita with Frisco K.lt. for points
No.408 carries through chair ears and Pull-
man sleepers from Arkansas City arriving at
Wichita 10:35 p.m.; Kansas cuy b:50 h. in.
makes close connections at Wichita with
Frisco U, It. arriving at St. Louis at t>:30 p. m.
No. 405 carries through Pullman Sleepers and
chair ears arriving Ft. Worth 8:10 a. m., Calves-
ton 9:30 p. 111. name day.
No. 407 carries through chair cars arriving
lialveston 9:25 a. 111. following day.
Tickets sold to all points in the United States
and Buggage checked to destination. For fn •
ther information call on or address
K. J. Morgan, Agent. A. T. A 8. F.
REED & SHAFFER have moved
their Furniture and Undertaking stock
into the new Aniol building, and have
received a large new stock of the finest
Furniture ever shown in this city.
To their many patrons they extend
an invitation to visit them in their new
place of business and inspect their
stock, and to everyone interested in se-
curing the best furniture for the least
money this invitation exends. Our
stock of Furniture and Undertaker's
Goods is now equal in quality and
size to any in the Territory, and will
be sold at as low a price as such goods
can be fpurchcsed anywhere in the
Territory and even lower than in
REED & SHAFFER FURNI-
HARRY SHAFFER, MGR.
If you want the best, go to the Norman
Our success for the last ten years is the best proof that we have made
no mistake in catering to the demand for the best goods.
if if if if if if if if if ii'if if
The fact that the MAJESTIC STEEL RANGES, JOHN DEERE IMPLE-
MENTS, HOOSIER DISC DRILLS, PETER SCHUTTLER WAGONS,
A $40 Bicycle Given Away and similar goods in our line, can not be sold for the same prices at
Daily. which cheaper goods are offered, does not prevent their ready sale.
if if if if if if if if if if if if
Our policy is to sell the BEST GOODS at FAIR PRICES, put on a war-
ranty that PROTECTS OUR CUSTOMERS, and to make our warranty
good without any "back-talk."* *<«r<[f you find that this is in keeping
with our record, we feel justified in soliciting your patronage ; other-
wise we could not expect it.
The publishers of TIIK NEW YOHK STAB,
the handsomely Illustrated Sunday newspaper,
are giving a HIGH GUADK BICYCLE EACH
DAY torthe larger list of words made by the
leiters contained In
T-H-E N E-W Y-O-R-K S-T-A-Ii
no more times in any one *\ord than It is
found In The New York Star. Webster's Dic-
tionary to bo considered as authority. TWo
GOOD WATCHKS (first-classtimekeepers) will
be GIVEN DAILY tor the second and third
A. D. Acers, Mgr.
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