The Shawnee News. (Shawnee, Okla.), Vol. 14, No. 76, Ed. 1 Wednesday, February 10, 1909 Page: 3 of 6
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tkb shawnee ba.lv news. wednesday. february 10. ik*
8 lines. s time8, 25 cents.
COMES FRESH FROM THE
SPRINGS AND IS THE PUREST
AND SAFEST WATER TO DRINK.
DELIVERED TO YOU IN ONE-HALF
GALLON BOTTLES AT 35c, IN FIVE
GALLON BOTTLES AT $2. PHONE
FOR SOME NOW.
I elephone Conversations
are the modern method of communication.
investigation will prove our rates vert rea
sonable, and points th . 1 MAY BE reached vert nu-
a direct connection HAS BEEN established be
tween oklahoma city and wichita, which greatly
IMPROVrS the service TO southern nansas points.
Pioneer Telephone & Telegraph Co.
"If the state o£ Texas were the ag
grieved party I would be more in
clined to grant the requlalton with-
out an exercise of discretion, but if
Lhis is a case where a paid agent of
he department is trying to make n
record and continue his job ,ind a
landsman is trying to make good hi-.
deeds, 1 feel that I should exercise
a most active discretion."
This was the statement of Governor
Haskell to District Attorney Thur-
mond of Eagle Pass, Tex., regarding
the honoring of requlsitons for W. 1- | ——
Chapman, former secretary of the I raect)(m day dawnoa bright ana
Democratic committee and presen. and the contest has been hotly
secretary of the corporation commis^ m a„ pttrls 0[ the county,
sion. L. C. Grimes of Harrah an ^ at thp pollB the workers for
A. L . Brown of Shawnee, after Thur- candldates ,or COUDty seat hon-
mond had admitted that Judge Shep- ^ havg alroady put fn a hard day's
ard, representing the federal gov'era- the r(18uR of thelr Iabor being
ment, and Martin J. Bentley, Ind an ^ ^ poU,ng of a blg vote-
lobbyists, had be 'n instrumental in ^ than that at the statehood
securing the indictment of the O a- c]ectlon or s0 lt ls estimated.
humans at Eagle Pass on the charge Durlng the day a number of sur
of uttering forged checks.
Sabbath School Convention, Davis
Township, at Acme School House,
February 14, 1909, three miles north-
west of Shawnee.
Sabbath School, 10 to 11 a. m
Methods of Increasing and
keeping up Interest and at-
I. A. Dlx, T. C. Monsun.
Reports of Schools and Town
Round table conducted by A.
Motive for Soul Winning.
J. W. McGinnls, C. D. Pierson
6. Life of the Soul Winner
W. E. Rutherford, Edith Phil
7. Equipment of the Soul Winner
S. J. Musson, Geo. E. McKlnnis.
8. Methods of Soul Winning.
Mrs. WebDer, J. E. Henson
9. Consecration Service led b>
Geo. E. McKlnnis.
j, W. McGINNIS. President
LAURA MUSSON. Secretary
Kodol is a combination of all the
natural digestive Julcts found ill an
ordinary healthy stomach, and It will
digest your food in a natural way
Pleasant to take. Sold by C. R
Feb. ll—Tim Murphy at the Becker
Feb. 11.—Tim Murphy, at the Bec-
Feb. 12—100th Anniversary of the
birth of Abraham Lincoln.
Feb. 13—The Royal Neighbors will
meet Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock
in Chrlsney Hall.
Feb. 14—St. Valentine's Day.
Feb. 10—Knights of Columbus.
Rube dance at their hall.
Feb. 17-18—Farmers' Institute meet-
ing at Tecumseh.
Feb. 18-19—"The Lemon Pickers,
February 18-19, "Lemon Pickers,
benefit of Elks, home talent, at tha
Feb. 20.—Pollock Stock Company
opens at the Becker.
Feb. 21—Shrove Sunday.
Feb. 21—Quinquagesima Sunday.
Feb. 22.—Trades assembly ball
Feb. 22—Colonial tea by Baptist
Feb. 22—Washington'* birthday.
Feb. 22—No rural free delivery.
Feb. 28—First Sunday in Lent.
March 3-6—Ember days.
March 17—St. Patrick's Day.
March 9—State plumbc rs' meeting
March 21—Spring begins.
March 25—Annunciation day.
April 4—Palm Sunday.
April —Good Friday.
April 11—Easter Sunday.
April 18—Low Sunday.
the news. 3 months, >1.08.
F. E. Holliday's
John McBride, Floor Man
124 N. Beard !3t.
B F. Hamilton, M. I>.
Wm. B. M. D
Allen C. Adams, M. 1)
(Harryman Dru« Store Bldg.)
Dr T E. EVANS,
Office Over Post Office
Rooms 3 and 4. Estes Building
Df. H H. Wilson
Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat.
3rd Floor Mammoth Bldg., Shawaee.
House surKeon—Huron Si. Hospital, Cleveland
.'hio June. 07-'08
House physician—Maternity Hospital. Cier«
and. Ohio. May IH, *06- 07
O. O. Sink, M. D
Offloe room* i07 and IUH Mammoth Hulldtat
! uttering forged checks. ^ deyelopccl In 8ome parts of
Thurmond for the first time raise county constdered Tecumseh ter-
ritory, Shawnee appears to be polling
heavy vote, while In other parts,
Two Years for $1.25
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the point that the federal statutes
did not contemplate that he governor
of he asylum state should everclse
discretion in the granting of requisi-
tions, but that he should honor them,
and If the persons sought to be ex
tradlted wanted to test the matter
they should apply to the courts for
a writ of habeas corpus.
Governor Haskell took great inter-
est In Thurmonds argument, as It
would completely change the proce-
dure hitherto followed In Oklahoma
He has put the matter up to the at-
toriney general, whose opinion Is be-
ing awaited. Chapman, Grimes and
Brown are represented by Attorney
B. B. Blakeney.
Who Bentley Is.
For years Oklahoma has been hear-
ing about the Kickapoo frauds, and
in this connection the character of
greatest Interest Is Martin J. Bentley,
former Kickapoo Indian agent In Pot
tawatomie county. He was given a
clear bill by the United States sen-
ate subcommittee that investigated
the alleged frauds, composed of Sen
ators Curtis of Kansas, La Follette
of Wisconsin and Teller of Colorado.
When B ntley was agent for the
Kickapoos he told them of the happi-
ness they would And in Mexico. While
in that position he made lasting
friendships among his Indian wards
and still holds their confidence as
does no other man. When he went
out as agent he negotiated for a large
grant of land in Mexico. The Kick -
poos are mostly pure or fullblood In-
dians. They do not talk English,
look with disfavor on Intermarrying
with the whites and have made prac
tically no advance toward the cus-
toms of the palefaces.
A • i _f i viI <eCmC
Its here you
— mm ,w. _ of Moving
Pictures. A nice place of innocent amusement for retined
people. Admission 5c; none free except children under
where It looks as if it ought to be
unanimous for Shawnee, Tecumseh
seems to be getting more than her
share of the ballots.
At each polling place there has
been a full complement of election
officials, watchers, challengers, etc,
and the special Inspectors have
looked after matters with careful
Ever on the alert all day long, both
the Shawnee and Tecumseh cam
paign committees have been under a
great suspense. Each has been fully
prepared for any hostile move or sud-
d n sally on the part of the enemy,
although Tecumseh has learned dur-
ing the campaign that Shawnee will
not resort to any such methods, sen-
sational or otherwise. On election
day the Shawnee committee is main-
taining its poise, just as it has all
through the trying campaign, trusting
for results to the campaign of educa-
tion which has been used to oppose
Tecumseh's campaign of abuse, and
y to getting all the votes out, that
there might be a full expression of
the will of all the people.
Each poling place was labeled ac
cording to its precinct In plain let
ters, and every advantage given for
the casting of the ballots of all qual-
ified voters, whether for Tecumseh or
Shawnee Extraordinary precautions
have been taken, especially in Shaw-
nee, to see that no illegal votes are
cast, or that any act that might pos-
sibly invalidate the election ls com-
The Baggage Man— calls answer
ed to any part of the city, cbeclis
for baggage, etc. Phone 1236. J-23
Fall Stock of Driert Fioils
I Cotisistin* of Dried Pears, Peaches, Apricots,
\ Prunes, Raisins and Currants. New Kraut, New
\ Pickles -sweet, sour and dills (Hciuz). New Rice,
t Hominy Grits and Hominy Flakes, in fact every-
t ttrng kept in a fi"st-class grocery store.
They readily fell In with Bentley'?
plans and some two hundred of them
emigrated to Old Mexico. Bentley
was several times arrested for enter-
ing the Kickapoo lands in Oklahoma
to Induce Indians to go to Mexico,
this being a violation of the federal
law. As soon as the Indians located —
in Mexico, Bentley went to Waging I WINTEr TOURIST RATES
ton and secured the passage of an # SANTA FE.
act removing the restrictions of the _
emigrant Kickapoos, permitting thej Commencing Novbmber 1st,
sale of their lands, Bentley repre-
senting that the Indians were happily
located and had no desire to return
to Oklahoma, and that while they
needed the money their lands would
bring, they had no need for lands in
When the restrictions were
moved, Bentley returned to Mexico
and secured deeds for seven tracts
New Time Card.
No. 41, wert bound, arrives at 4 a
and leaves at 4:20 a. m.
No. 43, wert bound, arrives at 6 ?
m. and leaves at B:12 P-
No. 42, east bound, arrives at 1:40
a. m. and leaves at 1:65 a. m.
No. 44, ea t bound, arrives at 11:20
a. m. and leaves at 11:36 a. m.
No. 47, west bound, arrives al
10:30 a m. and leaves at 10:42 a. m
No. 48, east bound, arrives at 3:40
p. m. and leaves at 3:60 p m.
MRS. W. E. JACKSON'S
White Rose Complexion Cream.
*,nd you will use no other. Kind U
at Wallace Mann's or F. A.
Reynolds t Son.
DR. J. H. SCOTT
Residence. 320 North Beard Street
Office Phono 196 Res. Phone 14
Office, Cor: Main and Broadway
MRS. GORDON WILLIAMS,
216 South Philadelphia, Phone 866
handling Splrella Corsets. Old
customers can reorder, new custom
DR. HOWARD STUCKER
Office Pbom ''95.
Residence phone 18 Black.
Room No. 11.—Corner Main and Un-
ion avenue, over Oklahoma Bank.
202 W. Main St, Shawnee, Oala.
A first class repair shop with ex-
perienced workmen for repair work
on gunB, automobiles, gaB and gaso-
line engtnes, injectors and lubrloat-
Come and so© Histe'd's pud borinfl
machine In operation.
THAD C. HI8TED. Gunsmith
J. P. MITCHELL
ARCHITECT A IND
105 S. B'way. Shawnee, Okla.
A LOT OF FAIR BAKERS
have found out that it doesn t pay
to bother with home made bread
cake or pies. They don't see the use
of having all the bother and trouble
when they can have the bakery take
It off their shoulders, sell them bet
ter bread, cake and pastry for leas
mone - than It would cost to bake
them at home. There ought to be
a hint in this for you.
116 North Broadway.
THE SHAWNEE NEWS;
Commercial and \
Show Printing ;
CORNER MAIN AND PHILA J
DELPHI A AVE
and Dye Works
WORK IS GUARAN-
j. M. MEEK 6l CO.
Groceries, Meats and Produce
ill Bast Main Phone 10
Oklahomans Get Deeds.
Then W. L. Chapman, L. C. Grimes,
L. Brown and others appeared on
"he sc;ne and began taking deeds
Assistant United States Attorney Geo
Outcelt and Kic'.tapoo Indian Agent
Thackery also appeared there repre
senting the government.
So many frauds were reported that
the senate committee was sent to in
Threatening feverlshnesa with chll
dren is quickly and safely calmed by
Preventlcs. These little Candy Cola
Cure Tablets should always be at
hand—for promptness Is all-Important
Preventlcs contain no qululne, nothing
harsh or sickening. They are In
deed, 'the stitch In time." Carried In
pocket, or purse, Preventlcs are a
genuine safeguard against Colda. 25c.
Sold by Wallace Mann.
and continuing until April 30th, 1909,
inclusive, the SANTA FE will have
on sale daily WINTER TOURIST
round-trip tickets to New Orleans,
La.; Austin, Texas; Beaumont, Texas;
Brownsville, Texas; Corpus Christi,
Texas; Galveston. Texas; Houston.
Texas; San Antonio, Texas, and var-
ious other points at great reduced
rates. All tickets have final return
limit of June 1st. 1909. except to Ha
vana, which will be limited six
months from date of sale. If you are
contemplating a trip, we will be glad
to quote you rates, etc. Call on, or
write, GEO. P. NELSON, Agent A.,
T. & S. F. Railway Co.. Shawnee,
Done only by first clasB skilled, ex-
perienced workmen. The best work
at lowest prices guaranteed.
122 North Bell. Ph<®a 2J5.
GOODS CALLED FOR AND
j. w. parrish :
for less" :
Dr. Alfred Alf
Graduate American College
Mechano—Therapy. The ex-
perienced Application of Man- £
ual Manipulation to Chronic
Disease a Specialty.
Hours: 8 a. m. to 6 p. m. I
• Rooms 111-112 — Third Floor. I
t Mammoth Building.
^ Shawnee, Okla.
♦ Residence: 810 N. Park St
& Electric Co.:
130 N. Broadway
No trouble to An-
ALWAYS ON THE MOVE
We are filling orders for lumber,
shingles, laths, casings, flooring,
beams, etc., from the flneBt kiln-
driend lumber, and our estimates will
be found lower for the same superior
quality of lumber than you will ge'
from anyone else In Shawnee.
TAYLOR LUMBER COMPANY
Corner Ninth and Oklahoma.
Staple and Fancy Gro- j
I ceries. A nice clean ♦
! stock. Courteous treat-
• ment. We handle «h w- ♦
5 nee Chief and Llfiht Breed j
275-503 E. Main;
Office Phone 124. Res. Phone 314
Office. 206 South Union.
SHAWNEE TRAN8FER COMPANY
Walker ft Wishart, Props.
General 8tor gi, Crating and Packing
Dr. H. W. Ayrcs
122 S b«n SL Phone 1027
AND CURE THE LUNC9
with q?. King's
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