The Oklahoma State Capital. (Guthrie, Okla.), Vol. 20, No. 303, Ed. 1 Thursday, April 15, 1909 Page: 4 of 8
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THE OKLAHOMA STATE CAPITAL, THURSDAY MORNING APRIL 16, 1909
"E (OKLAHOMA STATE CAPITAL
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ITS REALLY VERY SAD
Fpom a newspaper standpoint the tariff is the
'ctytcf news element just now and is likely to con-
tinue so until the question is disposed of by the
Why should it not be treated as the most important
of subjects and a matter of the greatest public
Does nut our future prosperity as a nation depend
on the passage of a proper tariff law and is not our
individual welfare dependent on what congress does
with the question?
Are we, as ( Jklahonmn's. not interested in many of
the schedules—for instance one of them, the tariff ou
rude oil t.
The iflouse of Representatives has removed tins
duty. Will the senate put it back?
Most assuredly we are interested for lias not the
President snid these things are so, unci lias not con-
gress agreed with him. and have not college theorists
and people of much academic wisdom confirmed the
ts REUBLICAN CITYfJ-ICKET.
1 t Farquhario.
Bol.a, Police Judge
V. G een,
t .H*viahor t..._..
_ ity Marshal.
. JTreas. School Board.
THOUGHTS FOR TODAY
«ee et«rdl .... ■ U ■ Tony Higgina,
rtet# Warfl, E. E. Tall man, T. W. Trapnell.
laid,' ...aGeorge W. Hopkina.
Ward,' _. M. L. Morriaon.
AVrect' rd, ...i . . M Frank P. Beamer.
«a v members if school, board.
-V * ml, u Rr. C. B. Hill.
v- rdr w. T. Warren.
• " Pr- J- F- Melv,n-
tlt Thomas Morfon.
broadcloth or of fustain>\ui alike, to
id we, laugli no merrier, • on velvet
did mi wooden < hairs.
the stnile saloon again.
walled citiies in China.
iction law is not wanted in
i A W
The tariff must be of the utmost consequence, and
if all the people who write about it and discuss it
publicly are to be believed we ought all to be spend-,
ing our leisure in "studying schedules and protesting
against the provisions of the Payne bill which will,
in our estimation, be doing Oklahoma harm and also
to be absorbed in the fascinating subject as to rise
up early in the morning to read the latest news on
We ought, perhaps, to be giving our undivided
attention to this vital matter, but are we!
Strange to say, most people go about with their
minds on other affairs, refusing entirely to become
excited over the tariff and showing an indillerenee
to it that college and editorial free traders must
regard as hardly less than criminal.
Is the man who has just bought a new automobile
thinking of the tariff?
Is the farmer who is planning to put in lus crops
and figuring on the coming season's enormous profits
taking thought of the tariff on coal or iron or art !
Is the woman who is hunting a tlat or the man
who is building a home caring a continental what the
Congress at Washington does about hides?
Not one of these average citizens shows the
smallest sign of agitation over proceedings which, n
he believes what he is told, should arouse his deep-
est emotions, his utmost urgent activities. It is even
difficult to get him to discuss the topic, so concerned
is he in immediate personal affairs.
Even women who are being tearfully and passion-
latelv enjoined to rise and demand of Congress that
the proposed increase of duty on gloves and hosiery
shall be dropped, show a calm indifference to the
1 They art shopping for their spring hats, and
stockings and gloves sink into insignificance in com-
parison. Nor would they protest if the call were in
regard to a dutv on hat trimmings, for well the>
know that the trimmed hat of commerce bears no
relation whatever to the cost of the materials that
<r0 to its making, but that its price is purely arbi-
trary. It's cost is high now, it will continue to be
So why worry about the
EXODUS XX, 9: SIX DAYS SHALT
THOU LAEjpUR, AND DO ALL THY
Labour Is health—Lo! the husabndman
How through his veins goes the lite-
How his steady arm In Its stalwart pride
True as a sunbeam the swift sickle
Mrs. Osgood's Poems.
lo till the ground'' said God to man,
"Subdue the earth, It shall be thine;"
How grand, how glorious was the plan;
How wise the law divine.
And none of Adam's race can draw
A title, save beneath this law,
To hold the World in trust;
Earth Is the Lord's, and he hath
There ere old Time has reach'd his
He shall reward the just.
Mrs. Hale's Poems.
From labour health, from health con-
Let us, then be up and doing,
With -a heart for any fate;
Still achieving, still pursuing,
j Learn to labour and to wait.
What living man will bring a gift
Of his own heart, and help to lltt.
The true. "The race! s to be swift!
Miss Barrett's Poems.
much condensed milk.
,„n„ were the winter nights, nnd lo"S
The shortest days so cold and 1 rt
How easy to forget the song
Of spring when winter chokes the year.
But now the choriU throngs are here
And toy refills the hearts of.>"">■
We turn our thoughts to outdoor chee.
And hear the German band again.
VERSE FOR TODAY
WATER, LEAF AND WING.
Tell me of a fairer thing
Than the water, leaf and wing
Unbound in the early spring.
Water from the springs tliat sleep
In the hillsides dark and deep,
Singing in its silver light
Down the \ alley of Delight.
Leaf that lifts an emerald eye
To the turquolse-tlnted sky,
Hearkening that It may. hear
Flora's footfall drawing near.
Wing of butterfly and bird,
Air with rainbow colors blurred,
Wing of dragon fly and bee
O'et the honey-laden lea-
Tell me of a fairer thing
Than the water, leaf and wing
Unbound in the early spring:
—Clarence Urmy, in the Smart Set.
THIS DATE IN HISTORY
country as the extension ;of
g up the front yard. *Also
?ht hours work—d0 ei£ht
of the general election
1728—.John Montgomerie, the new colonial
governor, arrived in New York.
-The Ilrsi theatre In Philadelphia
1813—The fort at Mobile taken possession
of by the Americans.
l&L'jl—Joseph li. Brown, 34th governor of
Georgia, \ born.In Pickens county
1865—Abraham Lincoln died. Born Feb-
ruary 1U, 1809.
1888—Matthew Arnold, English poet and
writer, died. Born Dec. 24, 1822.
1889—Father Damien, the Belgian priest,
who devoted his life to work among
South Sea lepers, died at Molokat
island. Born in Belgium, Jan. 3,
Railroad traffic impeded in Vermont
and New Hampshire by heavy floods.
Sixteen million dollars' worth ot con-
densed milk has heen exported from the
United States during the past decade -1
million dollars ot it In the fiscal year
190S. China, Japan, the Philippine Is-
lands, Korea, Aslasllc Xtussla, Portuguese
Africa, Mexico, and all of the South
American stales. Cuba, Santo Domingo,
the British West lndes, Canada and e> n
the united Kingdom are among the num-
erous purchasers ot this comparatively
new and rapidly growing export from tho
The exportation of "milk' f™
United Slates, as reported by cuswm
officers ot the bureau ol 8U*tl"tlJ"
the department ot commerce and laBor,
have shown a very rapid growUi !In -.
cent years, .the total being In 1KC. I-U.|
In 181)8, IR1.6W; ^ 1900, 1.1«9.402; ln l . }
-_M156.61t>, and In IM* ja.lM.lid. lhls
growth together with tho wide distribu-
tion has led the bureau of statistics to an
lnuulry regarding the details 01
growing trade, the result or the ,n,uUy
making It apparent that praalcal y
o( the milk exported goes In condensed
form, probably not more than one per
cent In the natural state..
Tho oriental and tropical countries
are ihe chief sections of the world to
which ibis product of the taUustrle. °f
the United States Is distributed. Cuba
whs li.e largest purchaser i.f ims. ""
total value of exports of this article to
Cuba, that year being 9(m,0C8; Japan
iunking next with *6*1,370; Canada, SI...
j 900; tho Philippine Islands, J157.MIJ; China.
JS7.0B1; Mexico, I7S.02S; British South
Africa. $7li. il; Hongkong. $39.11.'. Asiastlo
Kutflia, *15,601; and Portuguese Africa.
JSJ710. The value of the exports of tins
single article to the Philippine Islands In
190ft—1157.B02— is more than the total ex-
cxports of all kinds of merchandise to t e
Philippine In 1S9S, a decade earlier, when
tli total merchandise, domestic and for-
eign exported to these Islands was
601. of which *371 was condensed rnlik.
With American occupation the shipments
of this article to the Philippines in-
ereased rapidly, being In the fiscal year
1M . $1,210 111 1900. 20.2K: In 1903, 1-.
In 1904 $133,716; and In 1908, as already
stated, $157,602. To Cul* the growth has
also been rapid, the value of eondensod
milk exnorted to that island In 1197 belnff
ir, 1900, $442,610; In 1906. $603,2.7:
and in 1908, $905,068. Japan has also in- I
creased rapidly her takings of tills par- I
tlcular class of our exports, the tot.j-
value of condensed milk exported to that |
country In 1S9S being 7b'.10f,; In 1900., $99.-
4?.3; ir, 1W5. $47.^62; and In 1908. $666.^,,1 !
To China the exports of 1KN were *-'1. ■ j
i.l 1904 $76,134; and In THIS. $8, .034. To
Mexico the growth has been rapid and
, largely coincidental with the Increase in
the number of Americans engaged in
mining and other Industrial enterprises
I-. that country, th- total value of milk
exnorted to Mexico In 1897 being but!(11.-
r.ov In 1900. $26,578; and In 190S. 179.023.
Fven such distant and out of tho way
places as the Canary Islands. Liberia,
Dutch East Indies. Coreu, Ecuador Brltlji
and Dutch (Mimas. Bermuda, and the
■nrlous West Indian islands show greater
„r less takings of this article, tho num-
ber of countries to which condensed milk
ent In 190*; aggregating over 50.
Again the slim commuter wears
A look of lofty thought and pants
With pride as down the row be fares
The wlille he sets tomato plants.
Atgaln the alley huckster rants
uf "K'errl-ees! strawberrl-ees!"
Oh. thrilling, blissful circumstance!
,re hear the German hand again.
No more shall earo becloud the brow;
No more shall sorrow bear us dow
We have a lot of pleasures now
To drive away the anxious frown.
Though Icemen charge us through the
And boldly swim into our ken
The bills for wife's new hat and gown,
We hear the German band again.
"So you are an optimist?" "In a cer-
tain sonse," answered Mr. Dustin Stax.
"Whenever I go Into a deal l hope lor
the best of It.
Little Gladys (on seeing the pieces of
china on the floor)—"Oh, mama! Just see
the lovely jigsaw puzzle Mary's made out
of one of the new plates!"
Mabel—"My dolly cries if you pinch her
in the stomach." Tommie—"My little sis-
ter does the same thing. They're a good
deal alike, ain't they? 1 try it every
The new p;istor —"It Is my desire Jo be
forever at the service of the members or
my flock." Bluntman—"Well, you'll have
to cut your sermons, dominie they don't
want to be forever at yours."
"Shadbolt, did you ever have a touch of
1 anything like appendicitis?" "Once;
(have you forgotten, Dlnguss, that when
, you were operated on for It you touched
j me for an even hundred?"
I Young lady (to Tommy, who >as Just
announced that he Is engaged to a ladv
! aged 12)—"Why, I thought you
' promised to marry me!" Toinm
; yes. I know I did. 1 blame my
Prince Rupert, March 25.-For almost
a week the waters of the harbor nav®
been turned into a huge spawmlngi
ground by the millions of herring that'
have come in from the colder waters
outside to lay their eggs and bask in th®
sunshine and warmer waters of the har-
bor. prom the Grand Trunk Paettio*
wharf the waters can be seen teeming
with them, and every sort < f contrivance
is brought ihto play foi the purpose of
securing some of them. While the smal!
boy contents Himself with lying ^'lt or
tho wharf and dropping an iron washei
attached to a string down through tM
wriggling mass, then jerking It qu'cklj
upward, when a herring is usually found
stuck half way through the hole, tli«
larger boys and men move around In
boats. While going throifgh the motloni
of piddling with a stick, Int.. which •
few sharp nails have been driven, thej
have scooped them out and dropped the.r
Into boats, a dozen or more at a time.
When the run started the herring found
ready sale at 5 cents per pound, but no*
the fishermen cannot give them away
Halibut and spring salmon are alwayi
running well, and many good hauls oj
both have been made by the local fisher-
men. The presence of the larger t.sf
drives the herring Into shallow watei
until they become li living mass. Hearing
an unusual commotion In the water earlj
one evening, a camper recently went t<
| the beach and saw the fish actually stick-
: ing out of the water, while farther oiH
i two big fish splashed and fought. Seizing
a garden rake that lay handy, tie com-
I menced raking the water and In a
I minutes had sufficient herring to fill
| ordinary bucket.—Seattle Tost- Intelll
f PERSONS AND PLACES ]
In considering the speed of a steam-
ship It must be remembered that a
knot, or nautical mile, is a very different
thing from a land mile. A mile is o.'JHO
feet, while a knot is 6.0S0 feet and a frac-
tion! Therefore, when a vessel makes
£!3.06 knots an hour she passes over nearly
27 lajid miles.
An eagle Intending to alight In a pen
containing 60 young lambs near Dover,
Del., miscalculated and, getting Inside
a pen wrere lay an old sow and a litter
<,t pig!*, was thrashed and so severely
j disabled that the sow's owner captured
Boston's city chemist and bacteriol-
ogist is a woman, Miss E. Marlon Wane,
ihe holder of this Important position, wn*
for years analytical chemist in the re-
search laboratory of the General Electric
SHOW WINDOWS IN MOSCOW.
One street In Moscow. Miasnltzkayi
t'litza, is devoted almost entirely t«
' stores selling machinery. The window,
of these shops are large and plate glad:
j and display the various wares to goo«
advantage. Many windows are devotei
to large exhibits of various mechanisms
and at a certain hour In the afternooi
these machines so far as possible, set "
j motion to give practical illustration o
their workings. The windows are usuall;
surrounded by men, many of whom seer
to be mechanics, who appear keenly In
There Is a demand hero for irtachiner*.
of all sorts, but with the exception 1
agricultural mac hinery, which Is well an.
, widely known here, American machine
have not become as popular as tho
should.: In conversation with Importer
of American goods I learn that till
Is greatly the fault of the American man
ufactimrs. With the notable exceptio
of the manufacturer of agricultural ma
ehinery who has been built up a larg
trade here, tiiey are unwilling to acted
to the customs of the country with retar
nt- Consul General Hunt*
CUTS AND SLASHES
THE STATE PRESS
The Prince Regent of Bavaria has de
elded vo present to the Germanic Museur.
of Harvard University a cast of th
oldest equ straln statue by a Germ a
sculptor, that of Emperor Conrad III. I
dates from the thirteenth century and I
Carnegie established a fund
of $5,000,000 for the reward of those
who risk their lives for others.
nst noise doing his wofk
. . iu their deuialiiof
,i«l,iala,are and such lik<
v which makes the
' .j v< i thUik oC ft • of your ballot?
inctVe^> ® TTri which is just
Bpider lives W • erson would
tfhe the ave«?« V
n-arss longer . „
W'f it r^V.Tuc but one brond
^The world is divided into two classes, the lovers
(d the hmttcrs; but while the latter may mn
>st noise..the former rule the (roost.
JWe hate to mention it, but ifMlie public is to be
,'vcd the ladies will not only have to remove thei
high whatever happens. — ,
tariff, they may be presumed to argue. ,
NaV. whatever they ought to do, Jnopk 1« III*' t 1903—Ninth annual congress of combating
'think of and excite themselves over the tariff. I Aic-hou™ m„ at Bremen.
Some go so far as to say they do not understand
it and do not expect to, and ask scathingly who docs
and what's the use!
But most of the people, after all, are indifferent
because they have confidence in a Republican Presi-
dent and a Republican Congress and consequently
refuse to get excited-feeling that there is no use—
their interests will be protected.
And so they refuse to waste time, as some would
have them, discussing the tariff.
It is really vary sad.
THIS IS MY BIRTHDAY
<ts in publicrplaees, but talk)'.down their hair,)
ht may be that there is 110 occasion for any Jf/n*
"hy to be was tod on "J'oor (Old Castro," but-one
Insure your fields against drouth. You can not
tell whether this year will be dry or wet, and there-
fore it will not do to plant the farm to one kind </t
crop It will never dot' or you to i.row all cotton o;
all corn with any certainty of getting a crop. You
might be luck enough to riant the crop mat wUl
bring the big returns and you might not. For this
reason, if for no other, plant several crops each year
and follow a conservative method of farming and
you will be more money ahead at the end of a few
years. Every farmer in the southern part of the
state will probably grow more or less cotton. In
the northeast there will be much corn planted, but
it will never do to plant all of that section to corn.
The insurance policy will always work best in the
long run although your neighbor who does not fol-
low it, he may have a very successful year once in
a while that will make you feel like going back tor
the old system. Never mind. Wait and you will
jiot be sorry the next year.
Henry James, the well known author,
was born in New York. April 15, 1S43. In
his eleventh year his family went abroad,
and for several years he attended school
in Switzerland and France. In 1860 lie
returned to America and entered the Har-
vard law school. When he had finished
his Studies there, in 1869. he again went
to Europe and has since resided the most
of the time in England, with occasional
brief visits to his home country. Mr.
James has been a contributor to most of
the American magazines, but his celebrity
rests mainly upon his novels, which
usually deal with the American as found
abroad. He began as a contributor to
the magazines while a student at Har-
vard. but It was not until 1871 that bis
first book. "Watch and Ward," was pub-
lished. Since then his pen has produced
more than a score of successful novels as
well a* a number of volumes of charming
FROM THE JENNINGS NEWS.
The trade territory of n t.nvn Is not
dependent upon Ihe distance to a neig i-
boring trading point. The trude terd-
torv depends upon the enterprise of the
merchants and residents of 'he town.
11 a town does nut reach for trade it will
come only as fast as it has to. and It,
will grow as It is forced to. But If the
itierchanls ko after business In tile sur, j
rounding country, advertising In every |
way possible, and making good every
word of their advertising, trade will eome
from an ever Increasing radius, the town
will gain a reputation lor being awake
ana It will for- to the f,It is the
men In a town i nd not altogether the
men living within a eerlaln number of
miles trim it that makes the town good
o— at resent In Bamberg Cathedral. Pro'
In 1907 iGreat Britain furnished 20.000 Kuno Francke of Harvard, who Is spend
bicycles to Japan, and In addition $270,- j jnf? H vacation In Munich, has been In
000 worth of parts, while the Unit"?* j formed that the Swiss government in
States furnished 3.218 bicycles and IV78.000 tondK to S'Mul I , Ihe museum a reproduo
worth of parts. Hon of mm of the most Important nioiiu
rtf ihe timber l'.ngland Imports, *^1 statin, s ,,n the tiuiih of Lasarraa, nea
Of Ihe timber Kngland imports, fT statutes. ..
per rent is pine and tlr. 3 rer cent ouk Neuchtilel.
and 1" per cent teak, mahogany anil,
other furniture woods. | 1 he Sw
he Swiss government has present
the government of the United Stat
BiouiMiw... ^ magnificent Alpine chamois.
London, In the order named, have the j anilnaiS--thr
lowest death rates of all the cities
Stockholm, Chrlstiania, Berlin ^ and j ,
Street sweepers of Chicago and Boston
carry a liny electrical lamp on their caps
to keep them from being run over.
Norway, Sweden. Denmark and Iceland
tytvc given the municipal franchise to
Scotland has many houses without
and two bucks, froi
d—were shipped fror
Prince Franz Entile zu Sayn-Wltten
stetn-Berldboilrg fluid it Munich yttttf
day. lie was born In 1812.
Owen Reeves, aged 77 years, of Kansni
known as "Speedy." has been married 1
times, had 11 separations, and is now I
the field for the fifteenth Mrs. Beeves.
Chicago has forwarded a petition
talking ittO.-OOO signatures against
tax or. hosiery. In Chicago, of coursc
hosiery is a big thing. -Globe-Democrat.
STRANGE NEWS STORIES
A baseball team has been organized at
Stroud. Al Carlock Is manager.
j " v| ™
t help feeling, that thingsni'iru going hard with
«i just now.
[he man or woman who has# m aggravated attarj:
> new thought, generally 15 merges from the die-
'■ with a better appreciation jnf the naturalncss^bf
,,ii gs as thcvuare."
Ir.ul de "
'"Kernut, Jtaoaevdt against
,i casual acquaintance wit!
boulevard de .jungle.
The news reports the other day carried a story to
the effect that a Connecticut workman "was caught
in h revolving shaft, whirled around a half dozen
times before his clothing gave way. lie was slam-
med against a wall with terrific force, breaking two
ribs and inflicting other bruises. Ills comrades who
rushed to the scene expecting to find him dead and
mangled were dumbfounded when he sat up and re-
mcr wiill prove a go, >d preliminary counsel! marked "Guess that s going some, bn\s. It th
the time he forms hisi! report is true it. would be hard work to make a
1 the African lion ori pessimist of .1 man with a disposition ,, t i«i > •
l'ossibly. however, the correspondent who furnished
the news item belongs to the Analgias class the same
as our "Crazv Snake" brand.
in a suit for divorce in Brooklyn, a
detcetlvi testified that he had seen a
man " ki s the co-respondent 73 times in
Frank A. Cory of Bernardstown, Mass.,
shot a deer yesterday while the animal
*as feeding on his strawberry plants.
sled Into a f^r
dt rotiiuiuon dnesn't prohi' fait,"' neither does 1h<Y
luiitainsl murders prevent (hem being committed,
""highest code of law eve r enacted, and by tho
i„tst authority, namely, ti ie ten commandments,
A. injiuilicicnt to wake a in orality.
April 23 they are going to give Mr. Roosevelt n
'big dinner at Mombast. The "hoodoo" date don't
'.'Xeffect the appetite of the ex-president, however.
wealthy woman, was whe
boat at Jersey City, to be taken
York. In an Invalid chair. The
was taken to a sanltorlum.
President Taft .will attend the meeting
of the Yale Corporation «>n Wednesday,
April 11 IK* will leave Washington the
r.lght of the 13th, spend the 14tli In Nev
Haven and leave that city about nild
nlirM of the ltth for his return to Was)*
President Taft has accepted an Invlta
tlon to attend the celebration of the one ;
hundred and twentieth anniversary of trie'
first inauguration of George "Washing-
ton. to be held at Alexandria. Ya., on the
afternoon of April 50.
There has been patented bv a Nor-
weltan firm n prores* of msnufaetnrlng
colored wool* Whole stems of green
trees ure colored. thr sap being pressed
out of the stem by force and the dye
Injected !n its place It Is claimed that
wood treated bv this proress Is much
more durable than ordinary wood and
will toot warp.
the Con runt say*, "the result is a vote
ugnlnst free rum and illicit selling - Trie
various dictionaries on this subject are
J nst about tho time a man (tots n
woman's waist lino comfortably located,
she moves It.—Cleveland Leader. _
I As feminine fashions come and go. it
Is permitted mere man to rejoice that
is always a dress suit is a dress
If things keep growing worse, man will
have to regulate woman's dress by legis-
It might be that men would take more
Interest In their fashions If It were ne
sarv t have some on# to heln them
clothes —Indianapolis News
The Elk City canning factory
ne crop of tomatoes grown on
.venty-slx car loads of stock inH
ing sixteen of cattle and ten of hogs
valued at $85,000 were shipped from Pond
ek during the past month.
time for us husbands to form J
u.imm. and stand together for an eight-
hour law on the 500-button dress.—At-
Women must have spring hats whether
we have any spring or not.—Phfladalphia
Gradually, but Inevitably, the nekabon
Is oushlna the pony cart out of the Umo
Nmther revolt is announced In the
Daughters of the American Havoh "
vmted had the mi'
Ca'strn been less
xelted because John T.
ns to take to preaching Yet
The lovers of the national game nt
Bigheart have organized a strong base-
bail team They have already played
Vinita and are looking for more victims. I
The odd Fellows of Lincoln county!
have arranged to hold their anniversary
celebration nt Chandler. April 26. Among
those who will speak Is John Embry. |
1'nlted States district attorney, of j
The fire at Fargo destroyed thirty
business houses, with a total loss of
S100.0WV Two full blocks were consumed
In lust one hour. A high wind was blow-
ing at the time.
The Jefferffs -n County Ttar association
has been organised P. M Bridges was
elected president. Guv r.reen of Rvan,
vice president, and N C. Peters, seoro-
tarv-treasurer. Meetings will be held
own at Lawton they have some eon
omobl'e owners. A few davs airo th
rbers of the automobile club furnUbe,
labr- and the county the ina'terlnl fo
construction of a bridge f«t livrc
Hole, eight miles out In the military res
would have l>cen pre-
reon who onerat* d en
Dil. L. G. HAMALEY & CO.,
£8 Years Experience
Cure chronic and I'rlvati
Diseases of mankind. Con
sulfation free, at 114/ Eas
~°J4 Cleveland Ave. Senn fi /
two-cent pamps for "Llf
iv I IT PJ SPfreta." worth $100. Ad
Hi.!/-3 ' dress Pox ?!)T. Guthrie Ok
. t j hi ■ i i in " "1
()oal and Wood
Henryetta Coal $5 per Tot
Kimball Coal Co
Exclusive dealer ia
My personal atti-nlion will Ij
given to all orders. Coal will b
;her. Crcer now.
Mr. end Mm. n. R. Own «•
Echo Farm neer Jefferson, nnnour
engarement of their daughter,
Robert? Brown In v Green, to Mr
Sterrett, cashier of the First N
Rank of Okemah, okla . tho v
to take place some timt in May,
Office ana Yards.
424 W. Ok'a. Ave
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Greer, Frank H. The Oklahoma State Capital. (Guthrie, Okla.), Vol. 20, No. 303, Ed. 1 Thursday, April 15, 1909, newspaper, April 15, 1909; Guthrie, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc127132/m1/4/: accessed December 13, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.