The Okeene Leader. (Okeene, Okla.), Vol. 6, No. 38, Ed. 1 Friday, April 5, 1912 Page: 4 of 8
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BACKACHE A SIGNAL
I’uln in the back la
tlio kidney.i' Mgnul
<»f dlatresM. If this
timely warning la
ignored, there in
grave danger of
uropxy. gravel, uric
reaion tv mmixx't
yonr kioneya, ii«* a
special kidney medi-
Pilln relieve weak,
cure lau ktti.be reg
nlate the urine,
(lood proof in the
A DOCTOR S
Dr II. Oroen, 215
N Uth Street, North
Ynklina, Wroth Kays:
‘ I have unt<d Doan's
Kidney Pills In my
practice for yenrs and they have given
satisfaction, I have taken Doan's Kidney
Pills jN'rsonnlly and pronounce them the
best remedy 1 have proscribed in my long
career as a physician and surgeon.”
AT ALL DEALERS 50c. a Box
ROOSEVELT LOSES NEW YORK
LEADERS TO APPEAL FOR AN-
Defeated in Every District Where
They Opposed Candidates of
MANAGING THE CLARK CAMPAIGN
“Evrry Pictv ro
Tell* a Story'’
.Many a bride is self-possessed, even
v hen given away.
For Constipation, HiliousncRs, Liver uud
Kidney Troubles, take Garfield Tea.
Hewett—It is pretty cloudy.
Jewett—Yes, a sort of brunette day.
Knew His Weakness.
Renham—I like to linger over a
Mrs. Renham—Yes. an internal one.
For people to live happily together
the real secret is that they should not
live loo much together.—Sir Arthur
Uncle Ezra—Then you think the
battle of Wounded Knee was a great-
er event than the reformation?”
Uncle Eben — Certainly. I've seen
them both, and I'll bet the "battle'’
look at least a thousand more feet
Surround the children with every
possible cheer. . . . Smiles and
laughter cost nothing. . . . Let the
children have music, let them have
pictures, let them have laughter, let
them have ft good time; not an idle
time, but one full of cheerful occupa-
tion. Surround them with all the
beautiful things you can. Plants
should be given sun and air and the
blue sky. Give them to your boys and
girls. I do not mean for a day or a
month, but for all the years. Wo can-
not treat a plant tenderly one day
and harshly the next day; they cannot
stand it.—Luther Rurhank, in ‘‘The
Training of the Human Plant.”
New York, N. Y.—An appeal to
Gov. Dix for another primary in New
York city Is to be made by tlie Jtoos*-
volt leaders. Ex-Judge Charles H.
Duel), chairman of the Roosevelt citi-
zens committee, and Chairman Koe-
nig of Hie Republican county commit-
tee, are authority for that statement.
Delegates to the Republican na-
tional convention favoring the nomi-
nation of Roosevelt were defeated in
every district where they opposed
candidates designated by the regular
Republican organization and claimed
by the followers of President Taft.
The Taft campaign nuiiiageFs said
at least Si! of New York’s HO dele-
gates would go to Chicago favoring
the president’s renomination. That
estimate included the four delegates-
at-largo to be chosen at the state
convention April 0. The remaining
1 seven delegates were designated by
the regular district organization, but
conceded to Col. Roosevelt.
Col. Roosevelt lost the only two
fights his supporters made "up-state”
and the returns from the La contested
districts in New York city and Long
Island gave his opponents a plurality
averaging more than 2 to 1.
A new primary in New York ciiy,
it is estimated, would cost something
like $150,000, since ballots costing
$70,000 would have to be reprinted
and (he whole election machinery
NEBRASKA TOWN IS SUBMERGED
REDERICK Pl'POIS. manager of Speaker Champ Clark’s campaign for
r the Democratic nomination, was tormerly United States senator from
Idaho. The publicity work Is conducted by Harry Sawyer.
PEACE HOVERS OVER MINERS
AGREEMENT IS REACHED IN BI-
Anthracite Men to Quit Work Tem-
portrily, But Settlement Seems
Likely at an Early Date.
Columbus Families Flee Their Homes
and Train Service is
Lincoln, Nebraska.—Floods, which
have cut off train service and threat-
ened many towns and villages, inun-
dated Columbus, Neb., and forced 600
families to flee their homes. The
town was swept with backwater from
the Loup river, which has been ice-
Train service on the Union Pacific
railroad east of Grand Island has been
cut off and much of the track is un-
The worst flood in more than 25
years has hit Norfolk, near the junc-
tion of the Norfolk and Elkhorn rivers.
The Norfolk is out of its banks and
has flooded Ihe eastern section of the
town. Water covers the Omaha rail-
Smaller streams throughout the
state have overflown and conditions
generally are serious.
MADE I. W. W. MEMBERS LEAVE
SHE QUIT COFFEE
And Much Good Came From It.
San Diego Police Charged With Per-
mitting Laboring Men to be
Whipped by Vigilantes.
It is hard to believe that coffee will
put a person in such a condition as it
did a woman of Apple Creek, O. She
tells her own story:
“I did not believe coffee caused my
trouble, and frequently said I liked
It so well I would not quit drinking it,
even if it took my life, but I was a
miserable sufferer from heart trouble ;
and nervous prostration for four years.
“I was scarcely able to go around at 1
nil. Had no energy, and did not care
for anything. Was emaciated and had ]
a constant pain around my heart until ;
] thought l could not endure it. I
felt as though 1 was liable to tlie any
"Frequently I had nervous chills and
the least excitement would drive sleep j
away, and any little noise would ui> !
set me terribly. I was gradually get-
ting worse until finally one day, it j
came over me, and I asked myself |
what Is the use of being sick all the i
time and buying medicine so that I I
can indulge myself In coffee?
"So I thought I would see if I could
quit drinking coffee, and got some
PoBtum to help me quit. I made it
Btrictly according to directions, and
I want to tell you that change was tlie
greatest step in my life. It was easy
to quit coffee because I had the
Posturn which I like better than I
liked the old coffee. One by one the
old troubles left, until now I am in
splendid health, nerves steady, heart
all right, and the pain all gone. Never
have any more nervous chills, don't
take any medicine, can do all my
housework, and have done a great
“My sister-in-law, who visited me
this summer had been an invalid for
some time, much as I was. I got her
to quit coffee and drink Posturn. She
gained five pounds In three weeks,
and 1 never saw such a change in any-
‘‘There's a reason."
Kver mid I lie above letter? A
enf appear* from time
are gretinlnc, true, and
la t erect.
San Diego, California.—Charging
the police with having permitted
vigilantes to take 16 prisoners from
the city jail at night and drive them
out of town, attorneys for the Indus-
trial Workers of the World have de-
manded an investigation. It is said
in a letter to the chief of police that
the prisoners were taken to the city
limits, where they were beaten and
ordered never to return to San Diego.
Rumors of a vigilance committee's
working with the knowledge of tne
police have been in circulation, but
nothing definite has been learned. The
police deny the charge.
Cleveland, Ohio.—Peace by agree-
ment was declared in the bituminous
coal fields. Immediately afterward
an order was issued by the anthracite
strike committee tharthe 173,000 min-
ers in those fields suspend work
April 1. President John P. White
wired George Baer at Philadelphia
that he had a proposition to make re-
lative to the anthracite situation.
Word was received back from Mr.
Baer that he would be glad to grant
the request and another conference is
This makes it very possible that a
strike in the antharacite regions may
be avoided, though the order for a
suspension has been issued.
There will be a short suspension 5r.
the bituminous fields to permit the
operators and miners in the different
state to settle their internal dif-
ferences but according to the. joint
conference no change in present con-
ditions will be made that will in-
crease the cost of mining over the
agreement reached here or keep the
miners from earning as much as they
By the agreement the miners will re-
ceive an increase of five cents a ton
for screened coal, 3 cents for mine
run, 5.5 per cent for day laborers and
■dead work and five hours work on
Saturday with five hours pay. All
other demands are waived. The addi-
tional rates demanded by the Illinois
miners in their convention will be
dropped. The settlement of the peace
terms is credited to the work of the
Illinois operators and miners.
The operators of the states not rep-
resented will accept the settlement
without question. There will be a
suspension in the bituminous fields
in all states except Missouri, Kan-
sas. Arkansas, Texas and Oklahoma,
where the miners have an agreement
’to work, pending negotiations for a
contract. About 350,000 union men
SUFFRAGISTS WON THEIR POINT
Oklahoma Women Demand That Reg-
istration Books be Opened to
Them and it is Done.
Shawnee, Oklahoma.—Sixty suf-
fragettes of Shawnee served an ulti-
matum upon Mayor Martin that un-
less the registration books were
opened to allow them to vote for
members of the school board at the
city election next Tuesday they would
use their Influence in defeating him
for re-e'.ec ion as well as the two
members of-the city council, who are
candidates for re-election.
Tie held that the election
oSrers Lsd no right to disfranchise
them a: the city primaries held re-
cently. Threads of a test case in
court caused the city council by
unanimous vote to grant the request
of the suffragettes.
S\C CJL.SESCASt OF SUNBURN
Ki’.i.iu Fhymcian'5 rics 3: stered
- "im Slimfimj Glare r S'X
Mile Aij *.
tf.iV,: Kansas.—A waHc cf six
miles za ino v za Dr. W.
P. Gut of this vxj a cf sunburn.
Dr. Guy was called on a case aix
miles in the country. He Love out,
but was compelled to abandon his
team on the return trip .n the morn-
ing on account o? the deep drifts.
The physician walked the remainder
of the way home along the railroad 1
The bright sunshine reflected from
the snow caused a blinding glare.
The physician’s face was burned so
severely that it was blistered and the
skin now has begun to peel as if it
had been subjected to the rays of a
KILLED THREE IN ROCK ISLAND
“Well, Susan, you have been mar-
ried a year. How do you like your
“ECZEMA ITCHED SO BADLY
I COULDN’T STAND IT.”
“I suffered with eczema on my neck
for about six months, beginning by lit-
tle pimples breaking out. I kept
scratching till the blood came. It kept
getting worse, I couldn’t sleep nights
any more. It kept Itching for about a
month, then I went to a doctor and
got some liquid to take. It seemed
as if I was going to get better. The
itching stopped for about three days,
but when it started again, was even
worse than before. The eczema Itched
so badly I couldn’t stand It any mor?.
"I went to a doctor and he gave me
some medicine, but didn’t do any good.
We have been having Cutlcura Rem-
edies in the house, so I decided to try
them. I had been using Cutlcura
Soap, so I got me a box of Cutlcura
Ointment, and washed off the affected
part with Cutlcura Soap three times a
day, and then put the Cutlcura Oint-
ment on. The first day I put it on, It
relieved me of Itching so I could sleep
all that night. It took about a week,
then I could see the scab come off. I
kept the treatment up for three weeks,
and my eczema was cured.
“.My brother got his face burned
with gun powder, and he used Cutlcura
Soap and Ointment. The people all
thought he would have scars, but you
can’t see that he ever had his face
burned. It was simply awful to look
at before the Cutlcura Remedies
(Soap and Ointment) cured It.”
(Signed) Miss Elizabeth Gehrki, For-
rest City, Ark., Oct. 16, 1910. Although
Cuticura Soap and Ointment are sold
by druggists and dealers everywhere,
a sample of each, with 32-page book,
will be mailed free on application to
“Cuticura,” Dept. L, Boston.
CLAUDE ALLEN SURRENDERS
Worn Out and Hungry, Court Slayer
is Glad to Give Up—Only Three
ARMED LUNATIC IS CAPTURED
Man Who Terrorized Saline County
TurnB Out to be Well-to-do
Salina, Kansas.—A demented man,
who has been causing terror in the
south part of this county for two
days, was captured at noon near
Salesburg. He is Charles Sandberg.
35 years old, a well-to-do farmer near
Salesburg. He has consented to go
to a sanitarium at Leavenworth, Kan.
After his capture he made another
break for liberty. Armed with a rifle
and defying his pursuers, he rode a
horse until it dropped exhausted. He
then ran until exhausted, when he
was again taken.
Hillsville, Va.—Starving, sleepless
and fatigued, Claude Swanson Allen
came out of the laurel thicket in the
| Blue Ridge, pointed two six-shooters
toward the sky and gave himself up
to the posse which for nearly two
weeks has hunted him.
“I'm glad to get a chance to come
in,” he said. "I haven’t slept in a
bod since the shooting. I’m hungry.”
Claude's capture gives renewed
hope of the remaining fugitives—
Sidna Allen, his nephew Friel and
Attacks on Mayor by Newspaper Stir
People to Frenzy and Police
Fire on Mob.
Rock Island, Illinois.—Three per-
sons were killed and seven injured
when the police fired into a mob that
attacked the police station as a result
of the riotous conditions that have
prevailed for the last two days.
Attacks on the mayor and his re-
torts have stirred the people to a
frenzy. Many arrests were made
earlier in the night, and later a‘mob
attacked the police station. Missiles
were hurled through the windows by
the angry populace and the police
fired into the crowd.
Women to Wear Mantillas In Church,
Women of St. Francis De Sales
Cathedral will introduce into this
country the custom of wearing in
church the graceful lace headdress of
the Spanish women In place of hats.
The innovation was suggested by Rev.
Dr. O’Connor to the members of the
Altar society and at the general com-
munion of the society the scarfs will
“The hats of today have become a
monstrosity,” said Rev. Dr. O’Con-
nor, addressing the society.—Toledo
Correspondence Cleveland Leader.
When a young widow makes up her
mind to marry a bachelor he may pos-
sibly escape by dying.
ONLY ON* “BROMO QUININE.’*
the signature of K. W. OROVK. Used the World
That is LAXATIVE BROMO QUlNINl. Loo* fo»
orer to Cure a Cold In One Ua/. 25c.
It might lie well to remember that
every man you deal with is looking for
the best of it.
to time. Tliey
full of human
Porter Shot Rival.
McAlester, Oklahoma.—In a revol-
ver fight between rival negro porters
in the rear of a hotel here Long
Luegrand was shot live times and
killed and Lewis Johnson is in a hos-
pital dying from two bullet wounds.
Gas Wrecks lola Home.
Iola, Kansas.—An explosion of gas
demolished the home of Mrs. Ida
Ogden here and seriously burned Mrs.
Ogden and little daughter, Gladys. A
rubber hose had become detached
from the feed pipe of a hot plate and
when the accumulated gas reached a
burning gas light in the dining room,
the explosion occurred. Fire followed
I the explosion and reduced the wreck-
age to ashes.
Gives Money for Roads.
Salina, Kansas.—When the books of
the Salina good roads committee were
closed for the day $950 was in the
hands of the treasurer, wiih $20u
more pledged. Only $1,000 was askea
Peoria Y. M. C. A. Burns.
Peoria, 111.—Peoria’s new $100,000
Y. M. C. A. building was damaged to
the extent of $50,000, by fire. The
building was not quite completed. A
campaign for funds for furnishings,
just ended, netted $25,000. The build-
ing carried insurance of $25,000.
Garfield Tea, the natural remedy for Con-
stipation, can always be relied on.
And most of our troubles are magni-
fied at short range.
Train Wreck Kills Engineer.
Superior, Neb.—Hall Temple, en
gineer of the Chicago, Burlington &
Quincy train No. 14, east bound from
Denver to Kansas City, was killed
early in the morning in a wreck near
Uostwick, when part of the roadbed
slipped under the weight of the train.
Fred Raney, the fireman, was danger-
ously injured and G. W. Caviezel, the
baggageman, slightly injured.
Coxey Sues Grant Gillette.
New York, N. Y.—A deal in min-
ing stocks by "General” Jacob S.
Coxey, one time leader of "Coxey's
army,” with Grant G. Gillette, the
former Kansas promoter, has resulted
in a suit here in which Gen. Coxey
seeks to have declared void notes ag-
gregating $17,000 and to recover $::,
Won Sunday School Contest.
Wichita. Kansas—After a month's
contest, Bluff City, a town of 300, in
Sumner county, has outstripped Ai>
thonv, a town of 3,000, in a race to be
first in Sunday school attendance.
When the enrollment was counted
Bluff City showed an aggregate attend
ance of 1,173, while ail Anthony couW
do was 898.
Is the stomach
Are the bowels
Is the blood
will tone, strengthen and invig-
orate the entire system and
make you well again.
W. N. U., WICHITA, NO. 14-1912.
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