The Chandler News. (Chandler, Okla.), Vol. 10, No. 49, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 22, 1901 Page: 8 of 18
THK CHAN DLKIi NKVYS. THURSDAY, AU( • I'S I -J:', 1901
arc essential to th*> proper compounding <>f
medicines The best prescription will tail if
put up with old or impure drug's. We use
only the very best, and our prices are as
low as any store in Oklahoma.
We carry a full line of all standard
remedies, and have the largest stock of
paints in Lincoln county
Soda Fountain. Cold Drinks.
Register of Deeds Cadwalader kindly fur-
| nished us with the following abstract of a
! report of real estate transfers for the month
I of April sent to Gov. Jenkins for his report
I to the secretary of the interior:
! Total No. acres transferred 48
Total price paid $58,574.00
Lowest price paid per acre $3.75
Highest price paid per acre $80.00
Average price paid per acre $10.00
COX & COX, Props.
City Drug Store.
A-V'wii cf L;.'H1-'' )'•
The census bureau has just issued a
bulletin which contains some rather startling
information in regard to the area in squaie
miles of the various states and territories in
the Union. ,
This official data is particularly significant
at this time when Oklahoma is striving^ to
secure admission to statehood in the Union.
Did you ever know that the territory ot
Oklahoma contains more square miles than
eleven states already in the Union? Did
i you also know that the great Empire state
New Sciool Land Maps. New York, with a population of 7,000,-
I 000 inhabitants, is only eighteen per cent
County Superintendent Shotwell will go j ]arger t[ian Oklahoma. Even the great
to Guthrie Monday to prepare maps show- j state of Qhio contains only about one six
the school districts containing indem- per cent more jn cr,,a than the territory,
South of Postoiflc.fi, Chandler
nity school land. These maps are
use of the territorial treasurer and
per cent more
The Chandler News.
H. B. GILS I RAH, Editor.
(.'hand' Hit nkws l-'HIWBI is'if'- i Hit!
sac and Fox W ahkiok. l'>t. iwt'
Tub iii m< >i' it at. Khtabi.hiikk ihsm.
LINCOLN CO. Tki.echaM. Ksr. IMI7.
OUR EXACT CIRCULATION.
The ladies of the Baptist Aid will
ice cream and cake at the opera
1 hursday evening, next.
South McAlester will have a town lot sale
commencing September 4.
Grocery for high grafle, 1
No Victims of Campaign Free Copies and
no Hot Air in this Statement.
Territory of Oklahoma, \
County of Lincoln. / J"
Ed. W. Botkin, of lawful .age, being first
duly sworn according to law, deposes and
says that, he is the pressman and mailing
clerk in the office of The CHANDLER NEWS,
and that to the best ot his knowledge and
belief the number of copies ot said Chan-
dler News printed and circulated for each
week after deducting the number of copies
left on hand, during the month of July
1901, is correctly set forth below:
For issue of July 4, 1901, 1525 copies.
For issue of July 11, 1901, 1530 copies.
For issue of July 18, 1901, 1406 copies.
For issue of July 25, 1901, 1434 copies.
Total number, 5895 copies.
Average weekly circulation, 14T4 copies.
Signed: Ed. W. Botkin.
Subscribed and sworn to before me this
27th day of July, 1901.
H. B. Gilstrap,
[seal] Net try Public.
Commission expires June 6, 1905.
Oklahoma's Salad Days.
A few years, ago, when the new lands in
the Indian Territory were opened, the
small towrs which sprang up were filled
with a veiy mixed population; the theatres ,
and traveling theatrical companies were on
a par with the town they visited. One
night the writer was in Oklahoma City and
stepped into a theatre where Trilby was
being played. The house was packed from
top to bottom with tough characters, and
the character of the actors and their acting
was, if anything tougher, so that even the
audience became restless. The play r •::ch-
eif the point where Little Bilfie is supposed ,
to clasp Trilby passionately in his arms,
instead of which, he held h r at arm's
length, with as much ardor as he would
have shown to a bale of iiay, and exclaimed:
"Oh, Trilby, nothing can come between us" i
—whereat a six foot cow puncher in the
gallery leaned over the railing and shouted |
in tones of supreme disgust, "Aw, git out!
you could trow a cow between yer!" Ex.
Hay Ri e.
A jolly hay-ride was indulged in Wednes-
day evening by a party ot thirty-four young
society people. It was aranged in honor ot
Mrs. Frank Johnson and the Misses Out-
calt, of Oklahoma City, and was chaperon-
ed by Mesdames Hoyt, Hall, and Mullins.
Alter the ride the party had an infer nal I
dance at the opera house.
Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New
land board that the districts having such | Jersey, Vermont and Rhode Island are in-
lands may get the 15 per cent of the rental significant spots on the map in comparison
money as provided for in the late indem- wjtjj oklahoma.
nity school land bid. Mr. Shotwell expects ^ Oklahoma has a gross area o£"*39,030
to return Frilay* ! square mile's; a wa,ter surface of 200
square miles. New York has a land sur-
face of 47,620 square miles, while Ohio's
area is only 41,000 square miles.
The Indian Territory and Oklahoma as
] one would give an area surpassed by only
j nine states in the Union. This would give
j a combined area of over 70,070 square
The following are the prices paid for farm
products in Chandler as we go to press:
The people are oSi ouyir-^,
$imp}y bccause it is the only
HIGH 'GRADE: powder sold at a
.Save tiie coupons found in each
can—They are valuable.
^13 T c^v?yyA*o vn\\
Attempted Jaii Break.
There wa: an attempted jailbreak Sunday.
The bottom hinge of the door had been saw-
ed thr.tugli and the saw was found in the cell.
The work was discovered just in t me to
prevent an outbreak. This is the s cond
effort made to break jail since Sheriff
Tilghman took charge. There are sever: 1
criminals in confinement at present charged
with the worst crim s in tli ■ calendar.
The annua! encampment of the Oklahoma
National Guards will be hel l at Perry this
year. The local company has recruited to
something like sixty men and will make a
good showing at the encampment.
Seed cotton, per cwt.
Lint cotton, per cwt.
Cotton seed per ton
Castor Beans p|r bu
I Wheat per bu. .
j Oats per bu.
| Corn, per bu.
i Hay, p"r bale
Hogs, per cwt.
Cattle per cwt.
Hens per lb
Spring Chickens a
Butter per lb
Eggs per doz
Potatoes, Irish, per bu
Potatoes, sweet, per bu
OUR CLUBHING LIST.
Farm and Home, Springfield, Mass. Semi-
monthly, 50c. year; with The News $1.20.
The Corn Belf, Chicago, III. With The
News $1 per year.
Western Fruit Grower, St. Joseph, Mo.
50c. year; with The News $1.10.
Home and Flowers, Springfield, O. $1 a
year; with The News $1.25.
Garden ar.d Farm, Springfield, O. 50c.
year; with The News $1.
The Mayflower, Floral Park, N. Y. 50c.
! year; with The News $1.10.
Farm Journal, Philadelphia. $1 for five
I years. The News one year and the Farm
i Journal five years for $1.50.
Twice-a-week St. Louis Globe Democrat,
j $1. per year. With The News, $1.50.
Kansas City Journal,
State Capital, Guthrie, 50c.
The Texas Farmer, Dallas, Texas. 91
year; with The News $1.35.
Texas Stockman and Farmer, San Anto-
nio. $1 year; with The News $1.35.
Kansas Farmer, Topeka. $1 year; with
The News $1.35.
Country Gentleman, Albany, N. V. $2"
year; with The News. $2...5.
Progressive Farmer, Raleigh, N. (3. $1
year; with The News $1.65.
I All former clubbing rates with The News
i are hereby declared off.
25c. With Ti'e
The Tond Creek bank has increased
capital stock from $5,000 to $10,000.
Quitclaim and warranty
estate leases at News office.
deeds and rea
UURES WiltHk Al( LLSh rA'IS. IjL
At Cough Syrup. Tastes <1«Use
in time. Bold by d rural*!*.
I will sell 65 acres of highly productive :
and desirable land one-half mile w st of ,
' court house, overlooking the city of Chan-
I dler in lots and terms to suit puchaser.
Also one new stone house and two lots in
town. This is a splendid opportunity for
parties who desire a small cheap home near
the city. Call or phone at residence.
A great labor day ce'ebration wiil be ob-
served September 2 at Oklahoma City.
AND BOOK AND NEWS DEPOT
Marbles and 5
P. O. Bookstore.
and 10c base balls,
! s the pltif.fit.njro when you want to buy Dmvs
Vfudicines, Paints, Oils. (Jla«s; Putty, Wall
Paper, School Supplies.
At the Old Place a^ain, Opposite Hoffman Building.
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Gilstrap, H. B. The Chandler News. (Chandler, Okla.), Vol. 10, No. 49, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 22, 1901, newspaper, August 22, 1901; Chandler, Oklahoma. (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc117410/m1/8/ocr/: accessed March 28, 2020), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.