Drumright Evening Derrick (Drumright, Okla.), Vol. 2, No. 312, Ed. 1 Friday, January 12, 1917 Page: 4 of 4
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THE D R
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ADAMS CASH MEAT MARKET
North Pennsylvania Avenue
Will Reopen Jan. 1st
Under New Manaocment
A COMPLETE LINE OF
FRESH AND CURED MEATS AND GROCERIES
D. S. PACK, Proprietor
weetest Girl in Dixie" prov-
t the Pastime yesterday, and
gement of the Girls From
OIL AND GAS
i and Kansas Crude, $1.60
PAY CASH AND SAVE MONEY
FOR SALE, LOST, ETC.
All classified ads are
one cent a word per day.
Nothing received under
25 cents. Money to be
sent with copy for ad.
WANTED—A job as tool dresser.
Address Ed and Bert Sullivan, care
Evening Derrick, 311-6t.
WANTED — Two good repair work
boiler makers. Sapulpa Boiler and
Sheet Iron Works, Sapulpa, Ok. 308-6
ed a hit
Joyland company announc
ly strong feature play today. I""5
company of artists has pleased big
audiences all the week and the fact
that it reserved some of the best of
its repertoire until the last of the
week means that today's and tomor-
row's performances will surpass in
quality those which have pleased the
audiences all this week. In connection
with the tabloid show, Manager Wil-
liams has secured a big three-part fea-
ture picture for today, "His Brother s
Keeper," is a powerful, intensely ab-
sorbing play, well presented and ca-
pably handled by an all-star company
o o o o n o
FOR RENT—Brick store room with
shelving. Good location, J. II. I'er-
ry, First National Bank. 312-Otc.
STRAYED — Horse, brown, weight |
about 1100, wire cut on
foot, about 9 years old. $10 reward
if returned to Tri-State Livery, in
Drumright. , 311-3tp.
Idle Hour Theatre
Today is serial day at the Idle Hour
and that most exciting and fascinating
serial, The Sequel to "The Diamond
rio-ht front I From the Sky," is being shown in con
nection with one of the best and big
gest dramatic offerings which has been
seen in Drumright this season. "The
Quality of Faith" is a Mutual master
CITY NEWS ITEMS 0
FOR RENT - Nicely furnished sleep-
ing room. Enquire 304, So. Penn.
FOR RENT—Large 8-room house has
well, gas lights, stove and papered,
in Jones addition ,Morrow avenue.
Jas. Cumber, one block west of swim-
ming pool. 312-2tp.
President J. S. Cosden, of the Co>i-
den Oil & Gas company, makes the an-
nouncement that four hundred thou-
nd shares of treasury stock of the
impany will be issued in the near fu-
ture. Subscribers will be given the
right to subscribe to approximately
one-third of their present holdings at
the underwriters price. The stock was
underwritten by a New York syndi-
cate at $12.50 a share. The total au-
thorized' capital of the company is
$9,000,000 and when this new stock
is issued the outstanding stock will
total $6,750,000. There is little doubt
but that there will be a rush of stock-
holders eager to get the stock at the
underwritten price as the stock is now
selling at $16 a share. The company
has a daily production of more than
20,000 barrels of which about 12,-
000 barrels is in the Drumright-Cush-
The holdings of the Crystal Oil
company in Oklahoma have been ta
ken over by the Sinclair-Gulf Oil com-1
pany, a new corporation organized un-
der the laws of Maine. H. F. Sinclair
With the rapidly increa.ing prices on
it behooves every one to buy their groceriet where the
, urr rAN SAVE YOU MONEY ON
bring the greatest results. Wl. CAN
We have now. for the benefit of our customer., adopted1 the
Coupon Book System, and by paying cash for your C°UP°
we will give our customers a $5.00 book for $ • ■ *
for $9.50, and a $20.00 book for $19.00, payable cash .n adva
Our good, are of the best brand, and our price, are right.JV.
carry a complete line of staple and fancy groceries. yo
come to make your selections, phone 68 and your order, which
will always try to send you, just as you order it an ***" 1
always remember our motto: "WE TRY TO PLEA
piece, which establishes the status of I gS~S0ciates compose the members J
the picture without further comment. ^ , oUtlnllrfl nof
FOR RENT—Two nicely furnished
front rooms for sleeping. Apply 3
doors west Cain's Dancing Academy,
112 Fulkersen. 309-3tp.
FOR SALE — Steel shooting gallery
and canvas top, also popcorn wag-
on. Good business. Cheap if sold by
the 15th of month. Inquire at gallery
next to Marcus Furniture Store. 3096
FOR SALE—Pair of driving or deliv-
ery horses. Buckboard and harness.
Inquire Forester Jitney Bar.
It is a De Luxe production, which
means that the best of photoplay and
screen craft has been utilized in its
presentation. There are five big acts
of a drama of a quality which appeals.
The story is big and the theme is han-
dled in a big way. The stellar roles
•e capably filled by Gertrude Robin-
son and Alexander Gaden, two artists
irho need no introductton to film dev
ottfes. "The Diamond From the Sky"
sequel is, possibly, the favorite serial
not on the screen and its popularity
here is attested by the capacity audi-
ences which crowd into the Idle Hour
on the day of its presentation. Don't
miss the episode today. No increase in
price for the biggest bill of the week.
FOR SALE — B-flat cornet silver.
plated. Cheap for cash. Inquire at
Derrick office. 308-tf.
FOR SALE—One brown pony horse,
weighs nine hundred, buggy, har-
ness, saddle, $75. Call north of chil-
dren's play ground. George Callen.
FOR SALE—One 3-room house, shin-
gle roof, 16x40; also one building
24x60, 16 foot wall, shingle roof. Will
sell at a bargain. Also one Gray &
Davis 7 1-2 horsepower gasoline en-
gine, practically new. Phone 65.
FOR SALE—Shoe shop, making mon-
ey. Good reasons for selling. Tele-
phone 298 or write Box 1192, to
FOR SALE—3-bar Bosch magneto.
Best of condition. Apply at this
FOR SALE—Ford touring car, 1916
model, first class condition, cheap
for cash.—Gibson's Garage and Rub-
ber Works. 308-2t.
For good shoe repair work, call at
the Oil Field Shoe Hospital in Drum
Hardware Store. 310-6tc.
Savoy Hotel, under new manage-
ment. Rooms double $4.00 a week.
Men only. Phone 77 . 308-6te.
• • •
Who has lost steam tfuage? De-
scribe profxrrty and pay for this ad.
Apply this office. 293-tf.
• • •
Fresh oysters, any style, hot ta-
males, hamburgers and chili, at the
Palm Chili Parlor. 293-tf.
• • •
For second-hand roadsters and
touring cars, call at Central Garage.
Drop in and see these bargains in used
cars. Phone 336. 309-Gtc
Miss Lorena Smith left for Tulsa
for a few days 'visit with friends.
9 • •
II. H. Lewis, formerly with the
Tannehill Jewelry company, will open
a jewelry store of his own, to be lo- an(| ginger lacking. The work of the
cated in the Wilson Rooms, one door comediennes and soloists brought
east of the Dr. Karasek hospital. forth much favorable comment. Miss
■ • • Primrose is putting on a novel show
Anyone wanting colored help, phone and QRe of the best seen at the strand.
J. II. Simmons, phone 438. 312-Gc 'p^ere wjj] be an entire change of bill
today and Saturday. The parade was
omitted yesterday on account of the
late arrival of the company. Manager
Alifer announces that he will have
the new gold-fibre screen installed to-
day. This special screen was secured
at an enormous expense. It is said to
make the pictures show remarkably
clear and clean-cut, without flickering
and as a consequence the audiences
are enabled to witness photoplays put
on in the best possible manner.
of the new company and although not
connected with the Sinclair Oil & Re-
fining corporation, the new organiza-
tion will probably sell its oil to that
concern.'The Crystal company owned
about 4,000 barrels a day production
and a half interest in the Hominy pool
recently purchased from the Tidal
Locations for Nos. 33 and 34 have
been made by the Sinclair Oil & Gas
company on the Lesta Keyes farm in
section 33-17-7 in the south end of the
they find they
TSicy Mel At !
Our Market i
little cook with the great ;
And the young pig with his ha-
All cooks will be pleased when
an get here
Polly Primrose and her aggregation
of Merry Minstrel Maids, were well
and favorably received at the Strand
Theatre yesterday. The company i?
traveling with special scenery and
costumes, and has a really meritorious
production. It opens with a big min-
strel show, staged in the traditional
manner, with none of the old-time f irc
"Germany not asking peace," said
a headline. In other words, she was
merely asking that the subject be
From the silence that pervades Oys-
ter Bay, it might appear that the Col-
onel had slipped away undetected to
the Fiji islands.
The Allies have closed the door on
the German peace terms, but it may
prove fortunate that they haven't
closed it on their own.
The crown prince is the one German
general that the allies seem able to
Anyway, Colonel Roosevelt will ad-
mit that President Wilson has kept
him out of war.
The reduction of Gen. Joffre's au-
thority indicates that France must
have been pretty well satisfied with
her military position.
On the Mickey farm in section 4-
16-7 in the south field, the McMan Oil
company has a 50-barrel well in No. 7.
The Cosden Oil & Gas Company has
a showing for a 500-barrel well in No.
9 on the Sam Sawyer farm in section
22-17-7 in the south field. IL is prob-
ably that the well will be carried
Following a shot in the Bartlesville
sand, the Bermont Oil company's No.
27 on the Adam Scott allotment in
section 4-1(5-7, will make about 100
THE PICK OF PORK
cured by a process that leaves all the natural sweetness without
any objectionable taste. Try the kind sold at this market. Premi-
um Bacon 23 cents per pound.
F. M. Grocery
GEO. ELIAS, Manager
It is claimed in many circles that
there should be no reduction on the itaj js frightened out of Oklahoma,
gross production oil tax and, indeed, wit). 0ji high the tax may not be a
the slogan has gone out: "Increase the hardship at this time, but if it cannot
tax, if it is touched at all. They are he reduced now it never can and the
all millionaires and can stand it," state should look to its future.
seems to be the prevalent impression n
gained. It is not looking at the situa- ^ ^ muJti.millionaire
who has butted into the newspaper
tion fairly. We are not defending the
millionaire oil producer. He is able to
„ , . ,, „ . .. . +, game, is evidently going after the
take care of h>mself. But it is the gtandard) judging from the oil items
every-day oil producer who is depend-
ing on his production to make a living,
pay his rentals and keep up the drain
of lease costs, that the tax hits and
in The Tulsa Morning Times and The
Tulsa Democrat, his two publications.
He should remember that you can't
. , , bring down a bear with birdshot, and
hits hard lie is the man who should ^ gtuff he shoots
o I spend his money all over the state and
Opossums are not sent to the White protect himself just as men in other
House these days. The White House lines of business do. The taxes here
should worry. What's the matter with are already higher than in other states
Major Sanderson—anyway? and there is no question but that cap-
be considered. Thoy are not all mil-
lionaires in the oil game. In order to
protect himself it pointed out, he price up to ^ present mar.
must get into the game deeply, must ^ makes feut very
i the following paragraph: "Whether
or not the Prairie Oil & Gas company
ket price this morning makes but very
little difference to anyone except
those connected with the Prairie
lines. These people still receive their
usual portion of the ill treatment that
that company has always handed
them. The Prairie, when it does meet
the advance, should be compelled to
date it back to the eighth of the
month. In the meantime, sentiment
against that concern grows stronger
daily. It is a wonder to us how they
can ignore the growing sentiment in
favor of the other companies. There
is an old adage, which reads: 'None
so blind as those that won't see,' an
adage that must have been intended
for the Prairie."
Isn't that awful gravy, Mabel? We
imagine that the stockholders of the
Prairie couldn't sleep for the workings
of a guilty conscience when they read
it. Bet they're all broken up at being
hammered so "unmercifully."
Small countries often have large
armies, judging by the number of Ru-
manians made prisoners.
rhono No. 90 for Job printin*.
WHY PAY RENT?
3-room house, lot 50x140, ce-
ment walks, Pennsylvania Avenue,
two blocks north of Drumright
State Bank. Price $350. Terms are
like paying rent.
3-room house, lot 25x140, with
garage, on Wood street, near Vir-
ginia. Price $375. Terms to suit.
2-room house, lot 25x140, well
of water, Wood street, near Virgin-
ia. Price $325. $100 down and $20
2-room house with furniture,
lot 50x150, two blocks north and
one block east of depot, fruit trees,
fine garden spot, all for $350. $75
down and $20 a month.
3-room house, unfurnished, one
block north of swimming pool.
$20 a month.
2-room house, furnished, stone s
throw from the depot. Owner says
it must be sold in 3 days. Price
$500. Half cash, balance like rent.
: Jan. 13th
H. L. COHEN
• The Real E.tate Man"
Two Door. Ea.t of Guaranty Bank
Clean- Up Week
Ladies Cloaks and Suits
At 1-2 Off
Men s Ready-to-Wear
Cut 1-4 and 1-3 Off
The Regular Price
Men's Women's and Children's
Jan. 13th s
Boys' Suits |
Phone 114 Massad, Prop.
Cut Prices i
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