The Shawnee News. (Shawnee, Okla.), Vol. 3, No. 216, Ed. 1 Thursday, October 20, 1904 Page: 2 of 8
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THE SHAWNEE NEWS.
OCTOBER 20. 1 904.
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This is the place where nimble nickels turn into dollars, where yon may turn
real estate. You may have a spare room to rent, a horse or a cow for sale, a buggy
sewing machine, piano or furniture to dispose of. Some one else wants these
things. How do they know you have them if you remain silent? You have lost an
article. Some one may be holding it until you advertise that vu have lost it
You may have a farm to exchange for a home in town or an established business
You may have a businessyou want to dispose of. Tell it right here and if you de
sire key your ad and only those interested will ever know who it is- that wants t<.
sell. You may want to swop a refrigerator for a cook stove, or a billiard table for a
buggy or you mav have some fencing, old counter,or lumber for sale. You ma-,
have an old honse to sell so you can build a better one. Tell the people through
this medium of good advertising for a little money:
3 Lines 6 Times, 25 Cents,
3 I Ines One Month, $1 00.
Locals ads of want, For Sale, etc.,
three lines one week 25 cents payable in
The Harry Edwards cafe serves a mer-
chant's lunch for 15c from 11:30a. m. to
2 p. m. Try it. No 7 B. Main st. iq (it
For Rent—Nice comfortable rooms.
At 122 North I.ouisa. 19 6'
For rent—Nicely furnished rooms.
Call at 116^ N. Broadway. Over Ful-
ton meat market. i6-6t
For Rent—Nice clean rooms, good
location, J22 N. Louisa. 15-6*
Houses for sale and rent ic all
parts of the city. Conservative Loan &
Abstract Co. io7;N. Bell. 4 1111
For rent—3 room Dwelling close in
$7 per mo., also small farm 6 miles from
Shawnee. J. W. Brooks. 11-im
For rent—Basement suitable for
bowling alley or store room. I11 good
shape on best street in city. Apply to
News Real Estate Agency.
Room and Hoard.—With electric
light and bath priveleges. $4 dollar per
week, 509 North Bell. 24-tf
Mrs. J. W. Wolfington, private family,
1325 A Whittier St., St. Louis, Mo.
World's Fair accommodations 50c to
fi.oo each. Free bath. From union
station take 18th street car north to
Franklin avenue. Take Easton avenue
car on Franklin to Whittier which is
4200 west. Walk one block south.
Three direct car lines to World's Fair.
NEATLY FURNISHED ROOMS—for
World's Fair visitors at St. Louis Mo.
address or call at
4247 West Bell Place.
2623)4 Dixon Ave.
1335 A. Whitter Ave.
Wanted—Good cook, white, also boy
to do chores night and morning. Call at
214 N. Union. 18-tf
Wanted—a girl to do general house
work, apply 523 N. Douglas. I5*6t
Wanted—A good dining room girl at
once. Apply 208 North Beard street.
Wanted—A woman for general house
work in a small family. Address S. care
News. >7 7*
Wanted—A housekeeper or a woman
to assist in house work. Call at News
Wanted—A farm hand at once. Must
be a man w;.th family. Apply to John
Donohue's blacksmith shop on East
Corbett, the upholsterer does all kinds
of upholstering and repair wotk, 301
East Main street. 22-24t
Wanted—To buy a piece of property,
bouse and lot for tenant purposes, worth
about I500 to $750. Address Y. care of
Wanted—To rent house of four or
fivejrooms. Address X Care News. i4tf
Wanted—Farm property, half cash
and half on time. Address with descrip-
tion C. Care News 14-tf
wante!).—To buy city property.
Cash in hand to pay for same. Address
with description of property, Z. Care of
Coach excursion rates to St. Louis via
M. K. &T. f 10.85. *
ADVERTISING RATES DAILY.
Advertising space, run of paper, less
than 5 inches, 10 cents an inch each inser-
tion. (2V?r 5 inches, 6 tent an inch, each
Short time rates dp«ble and for single
issue thrible to above.
Special position 2 cents per inch each
insertion added to above.
Special discounts on all contracts of
1000 inches and over.
Reading notices 5 cents a line each day
or 25 cents a line per week. On con-
tracts of 1000 lines 3 cents a line.
Display advertisements with reading
matter at double the rate for reading no-
Cheap Column 15 cents fo' three lines
first insertion, or 25 cents three lines
KOli yA LK.
Our merchant's lunch for 15c can't he
heat. Harry Kdwards cafe, No. 7 E
Main st. i9-6t
Property for sale 011 easy terms. See
Conservative Loan & Abstract Co. 107
North Bell. 4-1111
$200 cash and $20 a month will buy a
500 foot lot and a new 6 room house,
stable and fine well of water located one
block from street car line. Inquire at
the premises East Main street, Browns
For Sale—Old newspapers at 10 cents
per hundred at the News office.
FOR COUNTY ATTORNEY.
The News is authorized to announce
the name of W. H. Springfield as an in-
dependent candidate for county attorney.
justice of the peace.
We are authorized to announce to the
voters of Shawnee, that Win H. Dodge is
a candidate for the office of the Justice of
the Peace for Shawnee Township, Potta-
watomie Co. Okla-Nouiinated by Peti-
The News Real Estate Agency, 126 N.
Broadway, will sell your property for
you. Our Ads go to every part of the
ountry. List your property with us. *
To Call and
F. M. BLAKLEY & CO.
123 WEST MAIN STREET.
A fine line of Perfumes just
Hand your Prescriptions to us.
i Real, Estate Man.
■ OFFICE AT W. J. RIGGS,
0 Has some choice lots in the north
• part of the city and east, of Santa
t Fe. Property will be sold on
£ easy terms.
Manufacturers of and dealeri in
6LASS, SASH, DOORS AND BUNDS
Spclal Mill Work.
Tel. 341. S. Bell.-Street.
Near the Railroad. I
The Boston \
318 East Matn Street, J
J. Spanler Proprietor, |
I am now ready to serve ®
Customers with Bread and I
will deliver over the City to t
Customers. Orders by phone jj
will have prompt Attention, ®
1 Fresh Bread, Pies, Cakes o
4 HARK IS
General Transfer and
Moving a Specialty.
We respectfully so-
licit a portion of your
Office 110 S, Union
Buskin's Little Wants.
Indeed, I rather want good wishos just
now, for I am tormented by what I can-
not get said, nor done, writes John Rus-
kin In a letter to Charles Eliot Norton,
published In the Atlantic. I want to
get all the Tltians, Tlntoretti, Paul Ver-
oneses. Turners, and Sir Joshuas—Id
Jie world—Into one great fireproof
Gothic gallery of marble and serpentine.
I want to get them all perfectly engraved.
I want to go and draw all the subjects
of Turner's 19,000 sketches in Switzer-
land and Italy, elaborated by myself.
I want to get wry body a dinner -who
hasn't got one. I want to macadamize
'omc new roads to Heaven with broken
| !ools' heads; I want to hang up some
knaves out of the way—not that I've any
illsllke to them, but I think it would bo
wholesome for them, and for other
people, and that they would make good
crow's meat. I want to play all day long
and arrange my cabinet of minerals
with new white wool: I want somebody
to amuse me when I'm tired; I want
Turner's pictures not to fade; I want to
be able to draw clouds, and to under-
stand how they go—and I can't make
them stand still, nor understand them—
they all go sideways (what a
fellow that Aristophanes was—and yet
to be always in the wrong in the main,
except in his love for Aeschylus and the
country—Did ever a worthy man do so
much mischief "on the face of the
Earth?). Farther, I want to make the
Italians Industrious, the Americans
Quiet, the Swiss romantic, and Roman
Catholics rational, and the English par-
liament honest—and I can't do anything
and don't understand what I was born
for. I get melancholy—overeat myself,
oversleep myself—get pains in the back
—don't know what to do in anywise.
What with that Infernal Invention of
steam, and gunpowder—I think the fools
may be a puff or barrel or two too many
for us. Nevertheless, the gunpowder
has been doing some work in China and
"Aliens" and Jews.
There is a curious reluctance to admit,
on the part of those who advocate the
bill now under consideration In parlia-
ment for restricting immigration, that
it has any religious or ethical signif-
icance, says the New York Times. Those
who oppose it declare that it is of an
anti-Semitic origin; those who favor it
vehemently deny this. The fact seems
to be that while the evils of "sweating"
and overcrowding and so forth against
which the bill is aimed are of no nation-
ality or religion, it is the Jewish Immi-
gration to England in which they are
most conspicuous. It seems rather odd
to deny that a measure is "aimed at"
the only class which it would hit In
this country these evils are not confined
to any one class of immigrants. If the
"sweating" is done largely at the ex-
pense of Jews, overcrowding is quite as
noticeable and dangerous among, for ex-
ample, the Italians.
Mr. Israel Zangwill, the novelist, has
a pretty fair case against Mr. Balfour
when he accuses him of "not knowing
what is going on" in denying that what
the novelist calls "the anti-Jewish epi-
demic" has taken possession of Eng-
land. Mr. Zangwill cites the Jewbait-
ing in Wales, Jew boycotting in Ireland
and anti-Semitic pamphleteering in
Scotland as proof of the contagion, and
Intimates, doubtless with truth, that the
persons guilty of these offenses are in
favor of the aliens bill.
A Cause of Anxiety.
It seems to us that the proof of the
capacity of the Japanese to defeat
European troops given on the Yalu
may involve hereafter very serious
consequences, even though the first
consequence, which all Europe begins
to perceive, should not Immediately
follow. Bays the London Spectator.
The restlessness of China Is becoming
marked, and if the war party theie,
which grounds its hopes on the sue
cess of Japan, should suddenly become
active and supreme every suggestion
of caution we have advanced will be
Invested with a new gravity. The Chi-
nese population, guided or controlled
by men of the caliber of those who
have won the battles on the Yalu, will
represent a mass of power over which
the statesmen of Europe—and we may
include America—may yet have to pon-
der with deep anxiety. It is a cause
of anxiety that we, who admire both
the skill and daring of the Japanese,
but who cannot forget that Europe
ind Asia have not precisely the same
Interests, cannot help regarding the
battles on the Yalu.
Oscar Straus proposes that navies
shall be insured. It Is a daring
scheme, and we should be sorry for
the company that had banked upon the
Russian ships in the present trouble,
but the company that would Insure
the Russian ships being hit would reap
An Instance has come to light of a
16-year-old girl who supports a family
of 1L Even a New Jersey Judge could
) discern an actual value In this girl.
You very seldom hear people won-
der why a man married a certain girl,
but frequently the reverse.—Washing-
We like a country town better than
a city because we believe more funny
things happen In a country town.—
TESTIMONY OF A MINISTER.
Rev. Jno. S. Cox, of Wake, Ark.,
writes: "For 12 years I suffered from
Yellow Jaundice. I consulted a number
of physicians and tried all sorts of medi-
cines, but got no relief. Then I began
the use of Electric Bitters and feel that I
am now cured of a disease that had me
in its grasp for 12 years." If you want a
reliable medicine for liver and kidney
trouble, stomach disorder or general de-
bility, get Electric BilteM. It's guaran-
teed by Owl & Crescent drug stores. 10
Via the Rock Island.
To Chicago and return good for 60
days f26 60. Daily until Nov. 30th.
ToEnid, O. T.,Oct. 16th to 20th, return
limit Oct. 22nd. One fare plus fifty cents.
To Hobart, p. T., and return, one fare
plus fifty cents, Oct. 25th to 28th, in-
clusive, limited until Oct. 29th.
To Muskogee, I. T. One and third
fare Oct. 19th to 23rd, tor the round trip.
Kansas City, Mo. and return—Daily
until Nov. 30, except on Fridays and
Saturdays (Coach Excursions.)
Kansas City, Mo., one fare plus #2.00
for the round trip, on Oct. 15th to 18th.
Second class rates north and east of
St. Louis, on sale Oct. 5th to Nov. 30th,
$10.85 to St. Louis and return, except
on Friday and Saturday, 7 days.
$17 5° St. Louis and return, 15 days.
$20.70 to St. Louis and return, 60 days.
Call on D. W. Coate, C. R. I. & P. R.
R. Ticket Agent, Union Ave.
SANTA FE TIME CARD.
No. 22, in effect June 19, 1904.
No. 424, to Cushing
No- 53 „
No. 10:00 a. m.
No. 407. . 345 p. m.
All trains carry passengers and bag-
gage. Tickets sold and baggage
checked to all principal points in United
States and Canada.
Geo. P. Nelson Agent.
DR. E. E. HEFLIN,
Office rooms overstate National «nk,
corner Main and Broaoway.
Telephone 206. Shawnee, Oa.a
Or. Theo. P. Bringhurst.
Office oter Shawn®* National Han*.
E. R. Warner,
Eyes examined free. Exact work
guaranteed at reasonable prices. Broken
glasses exactly duplicated
'Phone 356. II7/4 E. Main street,
DR. W. L. POLLOCK,
Physician & Surgeon.
Office Rooms 617, Oklahoma National
Bank. Residence 664 North Market.
Office Phone 97 Res. Phone 64.
Dr. L. P. Dean,
Corner Main and Beard, up stairs.
Hours 9-12 a. m., 1-4 7-8 p. m.
DFFICE: - - 102% West Main Street.
Telephone office 695. Residence Beard
" Residence 699. and Ridgewood.
. 8:00 a. m,
. 12:30 p. m.
8:00 a. m
745 P- ni-
8:00 a. m.
10 Cents a Week
IF YOU ARE IN NEED OF
J. A. Wells,
Phone 264 er Mann's Drag Store.
DR. C. C. YOUMAMS
Room 21 Whittakei Bldg. Office
phone 585. Residence phone 25.
Shawnee, • - Oklahoma
Over Harryman's Drug Store.
Shawnee, - - Oklahoma.
DR, P. A. BURHANS,
Rooms 9 and io, Whittaker Building,
DR. A. M. CORBIN,
CROWN AND BRIDGE WORK
Room 7 Whitaker Building Sha wnee,
S. F. VOSE,
Speoialist on all ailments of Feet,
Legs and Muscles. Offioe at
Howard stable, 116-118 Union
Avenue, Shawnee, O. T.
THE OLD CURIOSITY SHOP
3143 Gaston Ave.,
ST. LOUIS, MO.
Buy and sell old Money, Stamps
T. S. Tripp,
Room 5 YVallaoe building, North
L)r. J. H. Scott.
Office—Rooms 1 and 'J, over Harryman's Drng
Residence—820 N. Beard.
Dr. E. J. Henderson,
Headquarters at K. C. Wagon Yard.
Residence phone 15.
Residence 323 N Phil. Shawnee, O. t.
DR. CHAS. MILLER,
Physician and Surgeon.
Rooms i and 2 over Mammoth cloth-
ing store. Office phone 574. Residence
DR. J. H. COE,
Telephone No. 204.
Rooms 9 and 10 over Schloss' store.
Dr. C. V. Warner,
Office over Palace Drug Store, U7J4
E. Main street.
Office 'phone 356. Residence 'phone 372.
W. A. Tankersley,
Brick and Stone Contrac %r.
Estimates Furnished on Application.
jio North Union. Bell Phone No. 2,
DR. S. D. COLBERT,
Genito-Urinary, Rectal and Skin Diseases.
Office room 6 and 7, Okla. Nat'l Bank
Building. Residence 126 S. Okla, Av.
Office 'phone 500. Residence 'phone 66t,
ESTES HARDWARE GO
A CAR LOAD
We can discount any firm
on Stoves. Call and sec be-
fore you maKe a purchase.
ESTES HARDWARE COMPANY,
-"-•'--119 AND 121 NORTH BROADWAY-----
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Halpin, Harry E. The Shawnee News. (Shawnee, Okla.), Vol. 3, No. 216, Ed. 1 Thursday, October 20, 1904, newspaper, October 20, 1904; Shawnee, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc136259/m1/2/: accessed November 20, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.