The Oklahoma State Capital. (Guthrie, Okla.), Vol. 10, No. 133, Ed. 1 Friday, September 23, 1898 Page: 3 of 8
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TIlE OKLAHOMA STATE CAPITAL, SEPTF.MUFK -':i, ISPS.— PR ID AT VOKXTyc,.
PERKINS AVENUE BRIDGE
COMPLETED IN 30 DAYS.
(COUNCIL DISCl'SSES GENERAL
SYSTEM OF SEWERAGE.
City council met in regular notion
last night. Mayor Rerkey presiding.
All councilmen present except Hum-
phrey, Rail ami Cooper. Councilman
13uker of the bridge fund committee re-
ported that $200 hud been raised to-
ward the fund to build the Noble and
Perkins avenue bridges. It was esti-
mated that it would take $500 or $tiu0
to do the work. The street and alley
committee was instructed to make a
water drain from the electric light
plant to the river.
The water commissioner was instruc-
ted to law a water pipe to the stock
yards and water mains west on Vilas
trom Fifth to Sixth streets and south
on Sixth to Springer. The city grnnted
free water to the State Fair associa-
tion. during the fair. The purchasing
agent was instructed to purchase six-
ty feet of three foot tile for the Noble
avenue culv6rt nt Tenth street. The
mayor recommended that the street
commissioner at once repair all streets
of the city damaged by the late rains
and it was so ordered. «'ounty comrnis
■loner Cooper and County surveyoi
White were present to discuss
matters about the manner of putting
In the abutments of the Perkins ave-
nue bridge. Engineer White gave some
Information about the depth and the
height of Jhe abutments and other in-
formation pertaining to their construc-
tion. It is expected that the bridge will
be completed in thirty days. The ques-
tion of a general sewerage system for
the city was discussed and action de-
ferred until an estimate of cost can
t e made and submitted.
W. H. Gilman was appointed and
confirmed as a call fireman. Adjourn-
•d to next regular meeting.
postal committee now In the island, has
telegraphed that lie has e tal llsh«'d
military postcffices at San Juan and
Mayaguez, the two hirgvst places in the
island besides Ponce.
Mr. Stewart asked for 15 additional
clerks for assignment to the offices
which are to be taken possession of, but
Gen. Heath «avs this ru?t'd will be filled
by the instalment of vilerks \vhh.*b left
New ork last week.
REVISION OF THE DUTIES IN
Washington. Sept. 22.—Assistant sec-
retary Howell, of the treasury depart-
ment, has modified, in an important
partkulur, the customs Regulations now
in force in the Philippine islands. Hith-
erto an export tax has been levied on
all goods shipped from the island to
foreign ports, and since the United
States took possession of Manila a cus-
toms duty has been ctaarged upon all
goods shipped to Manila from a port In
the Philippines not in the possession of
the United States. Hence merchandise
shipped from an interior port through
Manila to a foreign oountry pays both
some | a customs duty and an export tax. Un-
der the new regulations the customs
duty in such cases will be refunded.
OF HEW JERSEY.
'A HARMONIOUS CONVENTION AT
Trenton, N. J. Sept., 22—The repub-
lican state convention met here today
and nominated Foster W. Voorhees as
Rb candidate for governor.
Mr. Voorhees is at present a sena-
tor from Union county, and in his
pacity as president of the senate.
been acting as governor since Governor
J. W. Griggs was chosen attorney gen
There was only one session of the
convention and the gathering was the
most harmonious affair of the sort ev
er gotten together In New Jersey. At-
torney general Griggs presided. Mr.
VoOrhees was nominated by acclima-
tion, and as the governor, is the only
state officer elected by the people, the
work of the convention was soon per-
RUPTURE CAUSED RY THI
Colonla, Colombia, Sept, 22—Advices
received from Bogota, says that all re-
lations between Colombia and Italy
have been severed, owing to the action
of the Italian government in th" Cer
ruta affair, which the Colombia offi
cials considered in violation of the
treatv of 18l 2 which was thereby
News received from Carthegena says
it is rumored there that Colombia
agrees to pay the claim of Punchard.
M'Taggart & Co. of ten million francs,
bs a result of a breach of the antig-
uan railroad contract.
HOW IS THIS?
We offer One Hundred Dollars Re-
ward fof any case of catarrh that can
not be cured by Hall a Catarrh Cure.
F. J. CHENEY & CO.. Toledo, O.
"Tell Mother," by Jennie Harris, as
set to music by Prof. Oscar Lchrer, will
be sung by Mr. O'Mera at the concert
Wednesday night at the M. E. Church.
This song is dedicated to the Oklahoma
Rough Riders and all should hear it.
Are you si true Oklaho-
nian? And will you (five
the preference to an Okla-
lor the State
Is now reorganized. r "
u 1 enterprise to give you
Students may enroll
' | patches? Then y<
at any time for regular,r'"" ,
' ° [Capital and quit the lor-
work in either depart- _!r" l>;""'ls'
I | iPirvl published in Dally
ment. We are bet-
ter prepared than ever
before to do superior
Call on or address us for particulars.
■ ■ \
Ten Drawing by F. A. Keefover
Our newly elected penman.
iPintl published in Dally SuUe Capita.,
J Ul> 1SJW.)
NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION.
Land Office at OuUhrle, O. T . Juiy 28, 1S8I.
Notice n hervl'> given that th. follow-
ing -named settler h.i.s tiled notice of his
intention to nuike tlnal proof m support
of hi* rlulm, «Utd t hut said proof will bo
made I.ef.uo Keginw-r and R.v.«iv*?r l\ 8.
I At lit 1 OfTlee at tint hr ;• «' T. on S.-plumber
2d, ln! *. \U.: ltu'hard Norm in of Tohe«\ O
T , for the s l.- n e U see .2 twp. L> n. K.
1 12. I M
11.' names the following wltni wea to
prove hit* e.vntinn.iiiB residence upon and
cultivation « f said land, viz
Samuel K. Cussius, Orai q.' Gaines. R*u-
. en Harrison, Henry Harrison, all of To-
hee, O. T.
JOHN J. BOLES. Ru*ts*er.
CAPITAL CITY BUSINESS COLLEGE,
EXCURSION TO GALVESTON!
For trains leaving Guthrie at 11:15 p.
m. September 23rd and at 1:15 p. m.
September 24th, the Santa Fe will sell
excursion tickets to Galveston and re-
turn for $7.50 good for return on any
train leaving Galveston up to, and in-
cluding Number 6 leaving 7:15 a. m.
A. J. CORKINS, Agent.
BONEY WHITE ARRESTED.
"Boney" White, a burly negro, was
thrown into 'the cooler last night for be-
ing drunk and disorderly. He resisted
arrest and not until policeman Joe Pen-
tecost had given him two or three hard
licks over the head with "hit! gun,
knocking him down, did he give up. He
is a penitentiary convict and a tou*h
character. Pentecost knocked him
through the show window at the Wel-
come grocery and still he showed fight.
Policeman Taylor was called to assist
and they finally got him locked him up.
It was a matter of self defense with po-
liceman Pentecost, as the negro made
an ugly light and if he had got the ad-
vantage would have done up Joe in
Mrs. Walter Wyatt, of Olny, 111., is
visiting her cousins, Mr. and Mrs.
OUATANAMO HEROES PASS THE
Washington. Sept, 22—The President
today reviewed from the portico of the
White House a detachment of about
too members of the marine corps which
served at Guatanamo during the war.
The marines had just arrived and they
marched direct to the executive man-
lion, headed by the marine band.
The President stood with bared head
as the bronzed heroes marched past,
bowing his head, waving his hat and
claplng his hands In turn. He seemed
much affected by the appearance of the
men who had demeaned themselves so
nobly during these trying days at the
front, where they constituted the only
American forces on Spanish soil. As-
sistant secretary Allen and the chiefs
of the various divisions of the navy de-
partment participated with the Presi-
dent in the review.
CIVILIAN FROM THERE HAS THE
New York, Sept. 2.—The U. S. trans-
port Seguranea, which reached Mon-
tauk Point yesterday from Santiago de
Cuba, came up to quarantine today. E.
Isaacs, the civilian passenger sick with
yellow fever, was transferred to Swin-
burne island. All th£ other passengers,
mostly convalescents from the army In
Cuba, and the crew, will be held at
Hoffman island for observation?
Gertie Nye and Alice Nims were in
police court last evening, on the charge
of unlawful cohabitation. They were
Do you take an outside
paper lor war news? An.l
why? You get it all in the
State Capital, an Oklahoma
Pawnee, Okla., Sept. 22.—(Special by
Telephone.)—James Kirk wood, presi-
dent of the Free Home League, has
been nominated by the pops as the fu-
sion candidate for the council from the
IN PORTO RICH.
TEMPORARY ARRANGEMENT BE-
TWEEN IMPORTANT CITIES.
Washington, Sept. 22.—Information
received today by acting postmaster
general Heath Indicates that the tem-
porary organization of the postal sys-
tem in the important cities and towns
In Porto Rico, under United States au-
spices, will be in operation almost as
goon as the evacuation of the islands by
the Spaniards is completed.
Chairman James E. Stewart, of the
1. The republicans of Logan county
in convention assembled, hereby re-as-
sert their allegiance to, and pride in,
the record and principles of the repub-
lican party. No republican platform or
pledge was ever made which was not
fulfilled, to the greater prosperity and
happiness of the American people. In
the campaign of 1896, the republican
party said sound money was necessary
to national stability and prosperity.
The people, by a million and a half
majority, passed upon this question In
favor of sound money—and now we
have the stability and uniform pros-
perity promised by the republican
party. The same platform said a pro-
tective tariff and reciprocity were
necessary to the highest welfare of the
people and as a cure for peace bond
issues and democratic treasury deficits j
—and now we see the greatest exports j
and smallest proportionate Imports in
the nation's history and the treasury
so full that already the old democratic
cry is heard, "what will you do with
the surplus?"—something the country
was never troubled with under demo-
2. Hard times, paralysis of business,
low wages, low prices for farm prod- | an>' arrangement
ucts, public soup houses for the poor,
a depleted public treasury, and in-
creased bonded indebtedness of the
government In times of peace, are the
Inevitable results of a democratic ad-
ministration. Experience has demon-
strated that the republican party la
the only party capable of properly
managing and controlling the great
financial and business affairs and pol-
icies of this government.
3. We endorse the wise and states-
man-like policy of President McKlnley,
in war and peace, as embodying the
most exalted patriotism, the most
beneflcient statesmanship, and the
4. Wo rejoice that at the call of hu-
manity the valor pf the American
soldier and the grandeur and unity and
strength of our country have been
firmly established at home and abroad,
giving this nation first place in Inter-
national consideration and diplomacy,
and driving Spanish cruelty and sov-
ereignty from the West lndeas and the
5. We express our admiration of the
courage and bravery of the Oklahoma
rough riders and their associates on the
field at Santiago, and point to them as
samples of the rugged and loyal citi-
zenship of Oklahoma.
6. We commend the bravery of the
9th and 10th cavalry at Santiago, as
evidence of the valorous loyalty of
the colored citizens of the United
7. We are for keeping the flag of this
union on every foot of foreign soil won
by the blood and heroism of our
soldiers In the Spanish-American war,
and opposed to receding one tithe from
the demands of the peace protocol. We
are opposed rto hauling down the
American flag anywhere its folds may
be rightfully spread, that the world
may have the effect of our exalted
civilization and superior education and
8. We are for liberal invalid and ser-
vice pensions for the survivors of the
rebellion and for the proper recognl-
t.cn of the bravery and self-sacriflc
of our soldiers in the war with Spam.
9. We endorse the present territor-
ial and federal administrations of Ok-
lahoma and everything in the national
republican platform of 1896, and the
territorial platform of 1898.
10. We endorse the republican ad-
ministration of Logan county, as eco-
nomic, competent and thoroughly re-
publican—as the fulfillment of the
pledges of the party in this county, and
careful of the interests and rights of
11. We are for a uniform assess-
ment of the property of the people,
and an amendment of the equalization
laws so all property will be assessed at
actual cash value, as now provided by
law, and make impossible and unnec-
essary any raise of the aggregate
12. We pledge the enthusiastic en-
ergies of the republicans of Logan
county to the election of Hon. D. T.
Flynn, and to the cause of free homes
and statehood, of which he is the able
exponent. We declare his election at
this time to be of more importance to
the homesteader and citizens generally
than any other issue before the people
13. We pledge the nominees of this
convention to economic, Just and sup-
erior county government, and put them
before the people as the representatives
of a party which always stands re-
sponsible for the acts of Its partisans
I in office. We invite all the foes of the
fusion of greed and appetite and of
I those nominees without party spon-
i sors, political principles, honorable
j ancestry or excusable progeny, to
j unite with us In electing the republi-
! 14. We stamp with our disapproval
districts for the
purpose of partizan advantage when
wholly to the disadvantage of the
people and economical and efficient ad-
ministration. The Gerrymander of
this County's Comri'fsloners districts
is not In the interest of the best super-
vision, and uhottld "oe *:> rl ange'l as to
fnTi distr .13 mot® 'it >'y in sq ia.>
J. W. McNKAL, Pres. A. J. SEAY, Vice-Pres
W. J. HORSFALL, Cash.
Guthrie National Bank,
j*First National Bank Organized in Oklahoma.^*
(First published In the Dally State Capi-
tal, July IV. IMI )
Lund Office ut Guthrie. O. T
July 1G. 1S93.
Notice Is hereby given that tne follow-
ing-named settler bus Hied notice of hla
intention to make final proof in suport of
his <lalm. and that said proof will be
made before Register and lUcelver at u.
H. Land Office, on Auk. W. 1* 8. vlx :
William Flenold. of Tohee, O. T for the
E uf N. \V. \i. Sec. 28. Twp. 15, N. K.
Ho names the following witnesses to
prove his continuous rcldence upon and
cultivation of said lund, via.:
Henry Harrison, of Tohoe, O. T.
Ralph Abernathv. of Tohee, O. T.
William Jones, of Tohee. O. T.
Samuel Casus, of Tohee. O. T
John J. Boles.
O. FORD, Prop.
Rates: $1.00 $1.25 Per Day
The Capitol is 300 feet from Postoffice, 20 feet from Opera
House, in the Center of Business, and has the
B est ydone cellar in Oklahoma.
THE LEADING BEER
OF LtfE WORLD)
R. W. BLACK,
ANHElJStR-BlJSC BMRl WING ASS'N,
Corner Fifth and Vilas.
Bicycles, Guns, Ammunition,
Fishing Tackle, Sports-
GUTHRIE, 0. T
(First Published in Dally State Capital
July 20th, 1898.
NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION.
Land office at Outhrle, O. T.. July 19. 1HW.
Notice Is hereby given that the foliow-
Ing named settler lias tiled notice of hia
Intention to mak« filial proof in ouppo
of hits claim and that said proof will I
made before the register and receiver of
the United States land office at Guthrie,
O. T., August 28, 18H8, viz. Jacob O. Uru-
baker, Acton, O. T.. for lot 1, 2. and b V4
ne V* see 3, twp 17 n. r 3 w I. M.
He names the following witnesses to
prove ills continuous residence upon and
cultivation "i said land, viz:
Genrgo W. Landis, John A. Donley,Henry
P. Dillon, all of Acton, and Jacob Kel-
ler, of Lima. <> T.
JOHN J. BOLES. Register.
JOHN J. BOLES. Register.
(Fifst published in the Dally Jta;o Cap-
ital, Sept . 11, 1898.)
NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION.
Land Office at Guthrie, Okla., Aug., 21,
Notice is hereby given that the follow-
ing named settler has illed notice of his
Intention to make final roof In support of
hip claim, and that said proof will be
made before Register ana Receiver 11. S.
Land Office at Gvithrie. O. T. on Oct. 20
1898, viz: Mary Edmondson, formerly
Mary M'Neal of Servado. O. T. for the
s e v4 sec 32 t IS n r 1 e I M.
She names the following witnesses to
prove her continuous residence upon and
cultivation of said land viz:
Jacob Johnson, Thomas Wllbourn,
Richard Norman, Henry Williams all ui
Servado, O. T.
JOHN J. BOLES. Register.
NOTICE OF PUBLICATION.
In The district court of Logan county,
George E. Burgees,
Emma L. Burgess,
To the above named defendant, Emma L.
You are hereby notified that you have
been sued by the plaintiff In the above-
named court In the above ef t1tlf*l ac-
tion, and that you must answur the pe-
tition of the pla-lntiff on file In said ac-
tion on or before the 10th <luy of Sep-
tember, A. I> 18M, or said petition will
be taken as true and judgment rendered
against you accordingly, .is prayed fur
in .said petition, dlssolvtng the bonds ot
matrimony heretofore and now existing
between tn - plaintiff, George .E Burgess,
and the defendant, Emma L lturK'-ss|
and decreeing the said plaintiff, George
L. Burgess, and ormoiute >1ivorco from
the said defendant, Emma 1*. Burgess.
Of all of which you will take due no-
tic.• and govern yourself! accordingly.
In witness whereof. I have hereunto
set my hand and afllxed the seal of n.tid
court this 23rd day of July. A. D. 1898.
(Signed) M. C. Hart.
Clerk of the District court of Logan
County, Oklahoma Territory.
Asp, S hart el &. Cottingmiii, Attorney*
GEO. E BILLINOSLEY, President.
CHAS. E. BILLINGSLET, Cashier,
FRED DOLCAl'ER, Asa t Cashier.
^e^Capitol National Bank.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS.
A. O. Brower, Capitalist, Utica, N.
Geo. E. Billingsley, Guthrie, O. T.
W. S Stiles. Guthrie, O. T.
John F. Stone, Guthrie, O. T
Chaa. E. Billingsley, Guthrie, O. T.
PABST BREWING CO.'S
(First published In I'ally State Capital,
August 10. 1898 i
PUBLU • ATION NOTICE.
In the District Court of Logan Territory
W. T. Kimberly. Plaintiff,
Mabel R Klmberly, Defendant.
To Mable B. Kimberlv. defendant non-j
n lidi nt ol ths T< rrltory of oklahoma, !
you will take notice that you have been
sued In the District Court of Logan Coun- 1
ty. Territory of Oklahoma fur divorce by 1
the above named \V. T Kimberly the
lUnds of the petition are for gross neg- i
and abandonment and that j
. _ ...ust appear and answer or plead to
the petition hl<- I by tiie plaintiff on or by |
the 2.1th day of ..entem -er. A D . 1898, or
the petition will tak'-n ns true and
Judgment rendered accordingly.
M. C. HART, Clerk Dlst. Court.
Bv T. A. NEAL. Deputy.
IT. R THURSTON, Atty. for Plaintiff
NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION.
Land Office at Guthrie,O T. Sept. 2. IRS*
Notice is hereby given that the follow
Ing-named settler has Hied notice of hia
Intention to make final proof in support
of bis claim, /ind that said proof will be
made b"fore !<•>•!-t--r and Reciever U S
Land Offlc at Guthrie. O. V.. on Octot
■ the n Vi ne V* sec 32 Twp. 1J N R 1
the following witnesses te
ntinuons residence fipon and
^ said land, via.:
William Jon. s Richard Norman. Ruben
Harris, Lewis Ford, all of Tohee, O. T
JOMN I ROLES. Beeister
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