Carney Enterprise. (Carney, Okla.), Vol. 8, No. 13, Ed. 1 Friday, October 23, 1908 Page: 2 of 10
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CARNEY ENTERPRISE! Hill BLOWN 10 PIECES
OKLAHOMA STATE NEWS
Arapaho, the present county seat
custer county, won over Clinton
In u second contest last week by *
Majority estimated at Out). I he Wpsl
election, lield several weeks ago, re-
sulted In the elimination of a third
contestant, but neither of these two
had fhe required majority.
THE WORKMEN HE HUE!
FORBST FIRES IN MICHIGAN 1 Oklahoma Directory
United States Senator Gore has
appointed Samuel Houston, grandson
of General Sam Houston, the great
hero of the Texas revolution, as a
West Poiut cadet from Oklahoma. He
has given a similar appointment to
Henry Watterson, Jr.. grandson of th«
acted Louisville editor.
Two hundred aud ninety-five pur-
chasers of lots in the projected town
of Valley, the site of which la •Itu-
ated 011 the Missouri, Kansas A Texas
road near Alsuma, have been made
defendants In a suit Hied at 'I uUa
by W. S. Wagner, who claims to «>e
the rightful ovner of the land. The
defendants reside In ail parts of the
One Thoownd Quart« of the High
Explosive Discharged Through Care-
lessness, and Factory Ruined—Other
New* of a General Nature
OIL CITY, PA.: The Harper ultro-
j glycerine factory at Kaneville, seven
: miles north of here, was blown up by
i an explosion and four persons, two
' men and iwo bol's, killed. The dead.
Peter McGuner, Daniel Felley, Ar-
I thur Teiley, Carl Felley.
The two men were employed as
! treaters at the factory and when the
explosion occurred were generally
Professor John F. Nicholson, staie
entomologist and nursery inspector,
has completed his Inspection of the
nurseries of the state. The ntunlwr
of nurseries remains about 'he same
but the number of agents' licenses
•show* a large increase, evidencing
that Oklahoma is considered a good
field for the sale of nursery stock.
The Standard Oil Company code
book, stolen from the satchel or W.
A. Ledbette.r, attorney for the Prai-
rie Oil ami Gas Company, was re-
cently found in the railroads at Mus-
kogee. The book is believed to have
Ween stolen by some person who
wanted to use the code book, which
Is one of only a few in existence,
for Illegal purposes.
through with mixing the high explo-
sive and filling It into cans. It is
supposed that some one dropped a
measure anil one can set off the en-
tire output of the day, over 1.000
About ten pounds of skin, bones and j
Lair was all that could be found or >
the two men. The Ixidies of the boys j
were found "00 feet away from the |
factory wit he very bone in their
bodies broken. They were on their j
way to the factory to walk home with !
their parents when the accident oe
Hundred May Have Become Victims
of the Fierce Flames.
DETROIT, MICH.: Dispatches from
Alpena indicate that the number of
deaths in the forest fires of Presque
Isle and Alpena conntles, Michigan,
will surely exceed fifty and may run
well tip toward 100. In the vicinity
of Metz, Bolton and Pozen the fires
have burned sufficiently to leave sev-
eral hundred women and children
^umplng with comparative safety in
the open fields, but near the city of
AlpeDa the fires were so threatening
that Mayor McKnight called out a
volunteer force of several hundred
men with shovels to form a patrol
and construct trenches to stem tne
progress of the flames in the direc-
tion of the city.
It Is estimated that 2:1 persons lost
their lives in the destruction of the
ill-fated Metz relief train on Thurs-
i day evening.
It is doubtful If the names of
will ever be known.
II You Want the
CAL. lights on
the Market, \X/E
Big Tube Systeni
For price list ad^re t
THE MOULTON LIGHT CO.
25 Broadway OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA.
Agents wanted In every town. Mention this paper
STOUT SUED FOR TIDY SUM
Tulta's newest church edifice, the
Tigert Memorial of the XI. E. church
south, has jus! been completed at
u cost of 120,000. It is named after
Kishop Tigert who visited Oklahoma
three years ago, shortly before Ills
death. It ooutalns a Tigert memorial
window that cost $i>00.
The annual meeting of the Oklaho-
ma State Coursing Club will be held
thl-s year at Cherokee, beginning on
October 20 and continuing ten days.
7wo hundred dogs from over the
state will be tried out in chasing jack
rabbits over the coursing raage
the fair grounds. The niee
held under the auaplcles
Chamber of Commerce of
M. E. Speight, a farmer residing
near Roosevelt, was last week ae
quitted of tlira murder of Ernest
Stralu. After the verdict was read
Sprelght thanked the jury and im-
mediately left the court room to join
Ills family. Strain was killed a few
weeks ago while passing Spieight
kouss at night. Strain had made a
habit of shooting at Sprelght's dog
asd Sprelght shot in defense of his
Governor Haskell bus selected Jean
P. Day, of Poteau, u prominent deiu
•cratic attorney, and a delegate to the
Denver convention, as special firose-
out or in connection with the criminal
charts a;alatt the officers of the
lte:;'.atioaal Hi. ik of Coalgate, which
**s closed by the bank commissioner
early in the summer, l'.ank Comttiis
glouer Smoc'i has gone to Coalgate,
where th? ;;rand Jury is now In sea-
st-TK, in cor tr::h>:i with the saan
Oklahoma Prosecutor Asking for $78, j
OKLAHOMA CITY: Fred S. Calti- j
well, special enforcement attorney,!
has figured out that D. C. Stout, pro-
prietor of the Southern Club, 28 West
Grand avenue, is guilty of wrongfully
and willfuly violating tlie provisions j
>f senate bill No. 01, better known as
! the Billups booze law. and according !
: ly, has filed suit in district court ask
- j Ing for judgment to the amount of
HIGH SCHOOL FOR CHICKASHA $78.0041.
. ..I — The petition related tliat Stout has'
Bonds Voted Si* Months Ago Firfally j consistently violated the bill since
Disposed of July 24 until October 9, a period of
CHICKASHA: Chickasha will foavf J 78 days, and at the rate of a 11.000 |5
a high school building at once. Hen fine daily, the amount due is $78,000., <
E Johnson, cashier of the First Na- This amount, is in addition to a prev- ?
tlonal bank notified the city thai the ious assessment of $125,000, which At-! ^
high school bonds for $90,000 voted torney Caldwell hopes to realize from
six months aso had been sold to f. Stout because of the alleged fact thai
firm in Chicago. The money will he a gambling house and bootlegging
forthcoming immediately. The bonds joint arc maintained.
were turned down once by a bond Judgment is prayed and also that
attorney and the city officials thousht j such judgment and costs be adjudged
that It would be necessary at one j and decreed to be a lien upon the
time to call another Issue on, r.ocoutit premises which are owned by Stout,
of some irregularities in the dec- No date has been set for the hear-
tion. Hen Johnson came to the res- . Inl-
and after three months of lab): — - ■'
j it will trow while you deep. Thousands of dollar*
all j havo been made out of investments made in Okla-
! hoina City real estate. You can do the same.
Write roe today ind find out about the many bar-
faint in City propeity that 1 have tor sale. Or, if
you have property for w le or exchange, or have
j money to loan on City property, write ine at once
A* to responsibility, refer you to City State Ba.nit.
Oklahoma City. W. L. PECK, 212 Security Bid*.
Oklahoma City, OUa,
WELL MACHINERY, WELL
SUPPLIES ASD GASOLINE
EHGIHES. :: :: "
Write tor caialu*.
|n!9 W. Main St.. OkUhoaw City
POOL & BILLIARD TABLES
ASQ SUPPLIES. WRITE FOR
OUR PLAN OF SELLING
PATTERSON &. HOFFMAN
Attn, lor lli« Kansas City Billiard Table Mf|. Co.
in the sale of tl|«
Night Riders Mean Business
SHAWNEE: Night riders con-
tinue to send out notices in Seminole
county, and in oue or two towns In
the south of Pottawatomie county. The
postmaster at Tecumseh received
three letters mailed from Sacred
Heart, which repeated the warning to
Sinners and cotton buyers, that the.v
must cease operations until ten cent:?
is paid. Merchants are threatened
if they close down 011 the farmers.
Notice* were posted at Konawa stal-
ing that it was the third and last
warning. The gins continue to run
Many Deeds Recorded
CHICKASHA: Since October Isf |
there have been 14" deeds recorded in
Orady county. Of this number 7c
were for the transfer of city property
and 72 were on tarui laud transfers.
Tho largest uutuber of deeds record- j
ed any oue day was 23. Abstracters j
in the city report a big busiuess. An
abstracted deed must be shown for
every loan issued. Siuce the removal
of restrictions thousands of dollars
have been loaned ou Orady county
GOLD FOUNO IN THE HILLS
Prospector Declares Hs Has Found
Gold Bearing Quartz
MCALESTER: E. C. Mitchell, a
prospector, who has been at work in
the Kiamichi mountans for several
weeks, was in the city with a num-
ber of samples of ore which, accord-
ing to his statement, assays $25 in
gold to the ton. Mr. Mitchell claims
that he has foud a well defined vein
of the ore three feet in width run-
ning along ihe mountain. The ore is
white quartz containing small yellow
specks of precious metal which he
claims to be the real stuff. He also
found in small qualities ou the beds
of several of the mountain streams
black sand carrying Hour gold. How-
ever, he says that mining would not
pay as the gold is too tine and there
is not enough black sand. The moun-
tains are full of prospectors and some
hate found a great quantity of silver
and lead ore.
IMAKTPn Mento Learn the Barber
Win I tU""| rede. Iiwrueiimusglvi-ii '•>'
Practical, rp-todaitj Unrlvei-s, not by inex|it?r-
l€ ncf*i fttidfut*: few week* *>nj letes: in>
■pet'tnl off. r: ktua I defM *!t statu you in; waft*
paid every day: poftlttouA for
tools given; diplomas started: lrmtrm tioDS in
electric fae« in&iMurt* free Cat a ogue mailed tree.
SCHWARZK SYSTEM OF BARBER COLLEGES.
30 W. California Okbhorn. City
FRENCH UNIQUE DRY
CLEANING and DYE WORKS
High Grade Cleaners, Dyers and Matter*
Mail and Express Orders pi ven PromptAltention
704 N. Broadway Phone Main 91 Oklahoma City
OKLAHOMA PLATING WORKS
.1. M. HILL. Pi:or.
Sola Fountains repaired and reflated a spn-lalty.
Rlertio I'lalmir in *iivnr, NicKo'. lira**, Kronir,
and Coppei. Oxidizing and IIi.hh LacquerUi*.
rabiewarr re-i vered, st«.ves renlckeli-.l. rhan-
(tellers rt-fiu'shr.! in anv shade i.r color. Hrtws
B«d reflhi-lied liko new l ash i!e<Uler* ictin
iahe<1. tliur<iie parts rtnicktled.. etc. Unas* rail-
In* made to order.
SSi W. (• rand Ave. (iKLAlIOMA C'lTV
THE MILLER-MITSCHER CO.
WHOLESALE NOTIONS AND FURNISHINGS
Oklah<vma t'lty. Kxcluilvely wlioleaale. Inriie
the trade to write for pricet.
BUT A HOME IN CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS
The erea'ett summrr and winter report in ttie
wurla. ?0(i lots on cVe, i a <v inrun. Also farm
; and ta'il'n Ian'" Write for dei rlptivr lltara
tore Address tfce owner.
! C. W. PATRICK. Box 647, Oklahoma City. Oklahoma.
Disheartened Kills Self
GEARY: Disheartened over the
tur of events succeedlrg the secut'u;
of a divorce froui his wife, L. L. Cur
tls in his ham saot himself thret
times through the l>3 ly with a re
volver, rtyi:iB from the effects of u hal
that pierced his heart.
Married But Didnt' Know It
ENID: The remarkable statement;
thai he was wedded and did not know |
it is made by William T. Shane In a
peiltion in the district court in which j
he asks that the ceremony be an- j
nulled. Shane is 48 and his wife,
formerly Mrs. Maty Iv. Hart*., a widow,
living near this city, is C>0 Shane j
says that he was sick, that Mrs. Haru !
not the license and took him to the
residence of a minister of this city,
Rev. A. VV. Phillips, who performed
the ceremony, nnd that not until later
did he know what was going on.
t)H. 1'. S. l'K< 'K. Givci special attention
lo Incipient Consumption, Bronchitis, Hi eunittii i«.
Neuraltia. Diseases o! Skin. Heait, Stomach. Kid-
neyo. Uterus. Bowels, Catarrii, Cancer und Tumors.
Write oi call at I27'i West Grand Avenue. Ok la
'ioma City, Okla.
DR. W. L. WHITTINGTON
Practice limited to Ey#, Ear, Noift •nd
Throat. Retraction Glasseu pi escribed. Suite
427'4J&-4S.? Lre Oftcc Building, corner Ma^n nd
Robinson Streets, Oklahoma City.
PILES, FISSURE, FISTULA, CANCER
DISEASES OF WOMEN
Cured without the use of the kmfe. Pay when cured
Drs. Petit 6c Leake, Lion Store Bldg , Oklahoma City
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