Luther Register. (Luther, Okla.), Vol. 10, No. 52, Ed. 1 Friday, July 23, 1909 Page: 3 of 8
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large sums are paid private
DETECTIVE BY GOVERNOR.
TAYLOR STILL CHARGES BECKLESNESS
Claims Lack of Detils as to How Dis-
pensary Fund was Spent.—Ac-
counts are Not in Itemized
WHY PEOPLE SUFFER.
Too often the kidneys are the cause
and the sufferer Is not aware of it
Sick kidneys bring backache and side
pains, lameness and stiffness, dizzi-
ness, headaches, tired feeling, urinary
1 troubles. Doan's Kld-
__ ney Pills cure the
cause. Mrs. N. E.
Iowa, says: "I suf-
fered from kidney
trouble for years.
The secretions were
Guthrie Okla.—Undismayed by the
reproof in the report of the special
'board of inquiry whom Governor Has-
kell appointed to Investigate the find-
ings of the state examiner's report of
the condition of the dispensary finan-
ces, Slate Examiner C. A. Taylor has
continued in his investigations a|nd
Monday made a report of an examina-
tion of the records of State Auditor
Trapp's office which reiterates the
charge that state dispensary finances
were recklessly handled.
He further calls especial attention
to payments, aggregating several
thousand dollars made to C. A.
Lawler, a private detective, by Gov-
ernor C. N. Haskell out of the fund
set apart by the first legislature for
hiring accountants to audit the old
territorial accounts, and other pay-
ments to Lawler by the governor, ag-
gregating $1,300 and coming out of
the fund set aside by senate bill 78 for
defraying expenses of special dele-
gates, committees and other emer-
gency affairs of state.
The vouchers paying Lawler, hear
Governor Haskell's approving signa-
ture, except other claims paid for pro-
hibitory enforcement work by Attor-
ney General West. Sotme extraordi-
narily large items of expense are al-
lowed. For example, the records show
that he drew $1,388.90 for services and
expenses from December 21, 1908, un-
til January 31, 1909, for himself at
$10 per day salary and an operative at
$7 per day, and collected from the
state for that 40 days $212.15 for
imea!s, $209 for hotel bills, $137.95 for
railroad fare and $14.15 for laundry.
That gives him and his man $421 for
meals and hotel bills for 40 days.
The investigation of the records of
Auditor Tramp's office was made by
(Deputy State Examiner Colin Valen-
tine, who reported his investigation to
State Examiner C. A. Taylor as fol-
lows, after showing that of the $4,166,-
305 appropriations available from
statehood to July 1, 1909, to have a
balance remaining of $1,763,508.
"The books (for Auditor Trapp^s of- j
fice) have been well and carefully
kept. . . . claims are in good shape,
hut in many instances I find that war-
rants have been drawn for claims in I
which there is no detail or itcmied |
statement given of what, the money
was drawn for. And I find no detail .
furnished afterwards of how the i
money was spent. In the matter of j
state liquor agency accounts, this is I
especially so, and particularly in the I
case of warrants drawn to R. E. Lo-
zier, Charles West and Fred S. Cald-
well. I can see no way in which the
details can be got at except through
these parties personally.
"Quite a few of the claims filed on j
the attorney general's contingent fund
show a lack of detail."
were pains in my back and swellings
of the ankles. Often I had smother-
ing spells. 1 had to be helped about
Doan's Kidney Pills cured me five
years ago and 1 have been well since.
They saved my life."
Remember the name—Doan's. For
sale by all dealers. 50 cents a box.
Foster-Milburn Co., Buffalo, N. Y.
Exchanging Solemn Thoughts.
"Ah, says the man with the parted
whiskers, "when one stands alone in
the night and contemplates the won-
ders of creation, how futile, how puny
man seems! How vain, how puerile
his hopes and longings, when he is
surrounded by the eternal silence of
the universe! Has this ever occurred
"You bet!" answers the man with
the big scarf pin. "He feels Just as
punk as he does when he misses the
owl car and has to stand on the cor-
ner an hour for another one."—Chi-
Serial No. 701.
When Uncle Sam went out after fake drugs
and patent medicines. Dr. Mitchell's Eye
Salve with never a change in formula or
label at once registered and received Se-
rial No. 701. The influence of Dr. Mitch-
ell's Eye Salve has ever spread through
honest' merit. Unfailing cure for sore,
weak and inflamed eyes. Price 25 cents.
Spectacular Oil Fire.
The most spectacular fire ever wit-
nessed in the oil industry was at one
of the Des Bocas wells in Mexico.
About 60,000 barrels of oil were
burned up daily for nearly two
months. The flames rose to heights
of 800 to 1,400 feet.
LEWIS' "8INGLE riNDER."
A hand-made cigar fiesh from the
table, wrapped In foil, thuB keeping
fresh until smoked. A fresh cigar
made of good tobacco is the ideal
smoke. The old, well cured tobaccos
used are so rich in quality that many
who formerly smoked 10c cigars now
smoke Lewis' Single Binder Straight
Be. Lewis' Single Binder costs the
dealer some more than other 5c cigars,
but the higher price enables this fac-
tory to use extra quality tobacco.
There are many imitations; don't be
fooled. There is no substitute! Tell
the dealer you want a Lewis "Single
Laymen Combat White Plague.
According to recent figures pub-
lished by the National Association
for the Study and Prevention of Tu-
berculosis, nearly 50 per cent, of
those enlisted in the active campaign
against consumption are laymen, and
the percentage of laymen has tripled
in the last four years.
Cured by Lydia E. Pink-
ham's Vegetable Compound
Baltimore, Md. —"For four years
my life was a misery to me. I suffered
i from irregulari-
ties, terrible drag-
ness, and that all
gone feeling in m
stomach. I ha
They Are All Pleased.
"By experience I have found your
Hunt's Lightning Oil to be a great
pain and sprain reliever. I am very
much pleased with it."
C. C. COOK,
25c and 50c bottles.
"That actor is a queer fellow, as
contradictory as he can be, even in
"What do you mean?"
"At present he is playing a crooked
character in a straight drama."
Important to Mothers.
Examine carefully every bottle of
CASTORIA a safe and sure remedy for
Infants and children, and see that it
In Use For Over ;iO Years.
The Kind You Have Always Bought.
A Probable Theory.
"Truth," remarked the philosopher,
sentent.ously, "lies at the bottom of a
"That accounts," said the cynic, dry-
ly, "for the fact that so much of the
well witer is contaminated."
Old and True.
"For fifteen years I have constantly
kept a supply of Hunt's Cure on hand
to use in all cases of Itching skin trou-
ble. For Eczema, Ringworm and the
like it is peerless. I regard it as an
old friend and a true one."
MRS. EULA PRESLAD,
60c per box. Greenfield, Tenn.
Flowers have an expression of coun-
tenance as much as men or animals:
some seem to smile; some have a sad
expression; some are pensive and
diffident; others, again, are plain, hon-
est and upright like the broad-faced
hut thesunflower and the soldierlike
tulip.—Henry Ward Beecher.
Rough on Rats, unbeatable exterminator
Rough on Hen Lice, Nest Powder, 25c.
Rough on Bedbugs, Powder or Liq'd, 25c.
Rough on Fleas, Powder or Liquid, 25.
Rough on,Roaches, Pow'd, 15c.,Liq'd,25c.
Rough on Moth and Ants, Powder, 25c.
Rough on Skeeters,agreeable toaise,25c.
E. S. Wells. Chemist, Jersey City, N. J.
A Series of Breakages.
"Banks had his engagement bro-
" Did he take it hard?"
"Yes; after it was broken off, he
was all broken up, and then he broke
Famous English Detcctlvc
Tries to Catch the French
Arsene I.*ipin is bold. He announces
beforehand in the paj er* what his next
move is going to be. His story begins in
the August number of
The first instalment is " No. 614—
Series 2d." It is a storv that will hold your
interest. The French Police finally give up
1 in their attempt to trap the wtlv Ixipin
and send to England for llcrlook Sholmea.
Then follows a Itattle of wits. The clever
French rogue against the keen reasoning
Send us $1.50 for a year's subscription
to "Short Stories" and follow the fascinat-
ing, amusing Lupin. Every month, too. there
are numbers of good, crisp, short stories
printed in big, clear type. Every news-
UMC ' -
given up hope of
ever being well
when I began to
take Lydia E.l'ink-
1 felt as though
new life had been
given me, and I am recommending it
to all my friends."—Mrs. W. 8. Toko,
1938 Lansdowne St., Baltimore, Md.
The most successful remedy in this
country for the cure of all forma of
female complaints is Lydia E. 1'ink-
ham's Vegetable Compound. It has
stood the test of years and to-day is
more widely and successfully used than
any other female remedy. It has cured
thousands of women who have been
troubled with displacements, inflam-
mation, ulceration, fibroid tumors, ir-
regularities, periodic pains, backache,
that bearing-down feeling, flatulency,
indigestion, and nervous prostration,
after all other means had failed.
If you are suffering from any of these
ailments, don't give "^> l vpe untU you
^ dealer can handle your subscription.
Short Stories Company, Ltd.
135 Eut 161b Street New York City
have given Lydia E. 1 in
table Compound a trial.
To Sell Fort Buildings.
El Reno, Okla—It is believed the
sale of the grounds and buildings of
Ft. Reno ,one of the oldast military
posts in the West, will be arranged
for in the next few days, to pass into
the hands of the committee locating
the home for the aged Masons and
orphans in the state.
Appoint Incompetent Officials.
Washington.—That Francis J. Hen-
ey, special counsel for the department
of Justice and also assistant prosecutor
in the so-called graft cases in San
Francisco, received from this govern-
ment last year $23,000, for which he
performed no service, was the frank
admission of Chairman Tawney, of
the appropriations committee in the
Representative Clark, of Missouri
denounced the appointment of Incom-
petent district attorneys, necessitating
as he said, the employment of special
counsel. The practice had grown into
a fed, he said, and a very expensive
fad. lie declared that if there had
been a competent district attorney or
two in the West there would not have
been so much stealing of public funds.
Kow's your liver? If not in first- I
class condition, doing full duty and
giving entire satisfaction Simmon's
Liver'Purifier will fix it so you'll think
it's gone—its troubles will be gone.
Put up In tin boxes only.
Price 25c per box.
Let us not seek to alter our destiny,
but let us try to make the best of our
circumstances.—C. H, Spurgeon.
Certainly not! The flavor won't last
unless it's real Wrigley's Spearmint
with a spear on every wrapper.
The greatest help to overcoming
mistakes is acknowledging them.—
A Rare Good Thing.
"Am using ALI,EN'S FOOT-EASE, and
can trulv fay I would not have been with-
out it so long, had I known the relief it
would ,itve my achinK feet. I tlunU it a
rare Ennd thinpr for anyone having sore
or tired feet.—Mrs. Matilda HoUwert,
Providence, R. I." Sold by all Druggists,
25c. Ask to-day.
"I tell you what, I like a friend
who is a friend in need."
"Then you ought to love me. I'm
j always in need."—Kansas City Star.
A Physician at Home
j Is T)r. Biggcrs Huckleberry Cordial. It al-
! ways cures Stomach and Bowel Troubles,
Children Teething, etc. At Druggists, 25c
and 50c per bottle.
Pride is not a bad thing when it
onlv urges us to hide our own heart
i not to hurt others.—George Eliot.
! Why Is it called Spearmint? T.ecause
j of the spear on every package. See it
j or keep your nickel.
One trouble with the habitually
I crooked man Is that he never knows
which way he is turning.
PERRY n,\1 IS- I AIVKII,I.EH
For u sudden chill or cold (InMind "I winsk.-i w
this medicine never fails. iiftc, We or 5(Jc buttles.
,UltJ C v. ...a.
If you would like spociftl ftovioo
write to Mrs. Pinkliam, I^ynn.
Mass., for it. She lias _£ de<J
thousands to health, free ot
in your mouth removed while
you wait—that's true. A Cas-
caret taken when the tongue is
thick-coated with the nasty
squeamish feeling in stomach,
brings relief. It's easy, natural
way to help nature help you. 9°3
CASCARETS—IOC box—week s treat-
ment. Alt druggists. Biggest seller
ill the world. Million boxes a mouth.
NOTHING LIKE IT FOR
fftJET TC-rrU Pa*1"*® **ceU any dentifrice
I Ilk I LL I II in clearning, whitening and
removing tartar from the te^th, betides destroying
all germs of decay and disease which ordinary
tooth preparations cannot do.
«mp MO! ITU u,ed M mout^-
I Hit lYlUU I fl wash disinfects the mouth
fend throat, purifies the breath, and kills the serais
which collect in the mouth, causing sore throat,
bad teeth, bad breath, grippe, and much sicknesa.
TTIJJ" CVCO w^en «nflamed,
1Mb LI Lv and burn, may be instantly
relieved and strengthened by Paxtine.
^AT/lOD'J Pa*tine will destroy the germ®
O A I Annn that cause catarrh, heal the in-
flammation and stop the discharge. It is a sum
remedy for uterine catarrh.
Paxtine is a harmless yet powerful
eermicide,disinfectant and deodorizer.
Used in bathing it destroys odors and
leaves the body antiseptically clean.
FOR SALE AT DRUG STORES,BOc.
OR POSTPAID BY MAIL.
URGE SAMPLE FREE!
THE PAXTON TOILET CO.. BO8TON. MASS.
Clean*-! and beautifies the hatr.
Womotea a luxuriant growth.
Mover Falls to Bestore Gray
llalr to Its Youthful Color.
Cure* a«*alp <!i«*-*•«-■ A hair felling,
gap, and 11.'*' at I>niggl. *
I ft tin OPENINO — AlfuUa — Be«tn. IrrltfJitod
LAND i a nil In New Mexico, livuliliful climate.
Abundant water. «no ko.mI crop pays f«r land,
i'hah. T. Nix.in, Ohanute. Kansas. Agunts Wanted.
If afflicted with \
Thompson's £yc Water w ^ oklahoma city, no. 30--1909.
FOR SHIRTS COIL ARS CUFFS AND FINE LINEN
Every one has his place and voca-
tion on this earth.—Gladstone.
YELLOW CLOTHES ARE UNSIGHTLY.
Keep them white with Red Cross Ball Blue.
All grocers sell large 2 oz. package, 5 cents.
No man is so insignificant as to be
sure his example can do no hurt.—
Real or counterfeit? Real mint leaf
flavored Wrigley's Spearmint or rank
Use your little hammer for nailing
lies, but don't be a knocker.
State Will Take Action.
Guthrie. Okla.—At the request of
Bank Commissioner A. M. Young At-
torney General West has prepared a
form < f information to be filed against
J. G. Hostutler, cashier of the First
State bank of Ravia, charged with vio>
latinjj the state banking laws.
Mr*. WliiRlow'H Soothing Syrup.
For children teething, softens the ituna, reduce#" In-
flammation, allays puln, curcB wind colic. 145c a bottle.
Only a putty life is afraid of being
A good life is the readiest way to
secure a good name.—Whichcot.
LOW FAREo EAST
Via New York Central Lines
BIG FOUR ROUTE
Extraordinarily low fares arc being made this year by above
routes to New York, Boston, Niagara Falls, resorts on the Sea
Coast, at the Thousand Islands and in the Adirondack Mountains.
Tickets are on sale every day during July, August and Septem-
ber, good returning within 30 days; give liberal stop-over priv-
ileges at Niagara Falls and other points and are good on boats on
Great Lakes and Hudson River, in either direction, without extra
charge. For fares from your station and other detailed informa-
tion address Room 457
WARREN J. LYNCH
Passenger Traffic Manager
La Salle Street Station
What flavor lasts? The real mint flavor
in Wrigley'? Spearmint.
The battle without goes as goes the
THE OIL THAT PENETRATES
ugly. grliz.y. gray hairs. Use "lTTTeOLE" HAIR RESTORER.0 PRICE. S..OO. retail
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Tennant, E. F. Luther Register. (Luther, Okla.), Vol. 10, No. 52, Ed. 1 Friday, July 23, 1909, newspaper, July 23, 1909; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc140721/m1/3/: accessed June 25, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.