The Edmond Sun (Edmond, Okla.), Vol. 21, No. 46, Ed. 1 Thursday, June 16, 1910 Page: 1 of 8
IT A YEAR
The Edmond Sun
OFFICIAL PAl'ER CF OKLAHOMA COUNTY
IT A YEAR
EDMOND, OKLAHOMA, THURSDAY. JUNE 16, 1910
Special Sale On
For Women and Children
You have profited by our special price on the ready made
suits and dresses and now we have more bargains for you in
UNDE REV1USL ! N S
Come and see what we have for you.
We are closing out our entire line of tan slippers at very
low prices. Always remember this fact
"STAR BRAND SHOES ARE BETTER."
VHAT DO YOU WANT TO EAT?
The best goods your money can buy
That is what you get when you trade at
The Well Known
Chase and Sanborn Coffee and
O. K. Line of Canned Goods
are handled exclusively by us. These
goods are always of choice quality and
at prices as low as a great many of the
inferior brands that are on the market
Your Trade Always appreciated
Highest market price paid for produce
Bailey & Daniels
PUBLIC SCHOOL GRADUATION,
COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES HELD
AT OPERA HOUSE.
It took first prize nt the St. Louse Expo-
sition. It is the best coffee on the market to-
day. If you want rich, amber colored coffee,
Pound 20c, 25c, 35c
HUNTERS CREAM FLOUR
We are exclusive agents for this flour, the best
ever sold in Edmond.
H WtW N
Thirty five Rightli (irailc Graduates
Kecelvc their Diplomate-Kxcel-
lcnt Play Presented.
The graduating exercises of
the Edmond public schools were
held at the opera house on Fri-
day evening. Long before the
hour set for the opening of the
exercises the building was orowd
ed to the doors, and hundreds
failed to gain admission.
The program opened with a
song, "Lightly My Bark" by
the class. This was followed by
invocation by Rev. Wardner,
after which an excellent saluta-
tory address was delivered by
,Mis6 Phoebe Athey. Miss Liz-
zie Holmes, then delivered a
meritorious valedictory address,
after which H. B. Alden, in a
few well chosen words, present-
ed the graduates with their di-
This closed the graduation ex-
ercises proper, after which the
play, "The County Centennial,"
was put in a most meritorious
manner, with the following cast
Mrs. Piper, Minnie Jeffries.
Sallie Piper, Mary Morrisett.
Ilandy Andy, Lewis McAfee.
Giggling Sal, Grace Elise Far-
Hit-the Coon Man, Uncle Jake
Spruceby, Vernon Sheldon.
Aunt Mary Spruceby, Martha
Saphonia Perkins, Elizabeth
Sus-annah Perkins, Lois Mc-
| Boss Jones, Claudie Morrisett.
Widow Smithers, Arlene Meyers.
Jimmie Brown, Theodore Bar-
Aunt Sue, Pearl Bryan.
I College Girls, Margaret, Gold-
ie Schlotzhauer; Sarah, Lillian
[Moore; Isabel, Mabel Jones.
Dude, Clarence Casto.
Lunch Counter Woman, Nel-
' lie Schlotzhauer.
Hoky-Poky Man, Widower
| Jones, Charlie Duplois.
j Julius Caesar Jones, Theodore
I George WashingtonJones,Les-
I ter Cash.
Martha Jones, Mary Morrisett.
School Girls, Mary, Mabel
Jones; Jane, Esther Henry; Lu-
cy, Sadie Walker; Alice* Grace
Confetti Man, 1st Jockey,
2nd. Jockey, Lemonade Man,
Moses Brown, Oliver Corn-
Mrs. Brown, Lucile Bagley.
Brown Children, Frances Bar-
rett, Lester Cash, Theo. Barber.
Miss Newoomer, Mabel Jones.
Miss Langdon, Mary Weis-
i Hiram Green, Harry Thomp-
Birdie, his Bride, Lillie Tay-
Balloon Man, Walter Mosely.
Gypaie, Lizzie Holme?,
loe Cream Cone Girl, Esther
Song, Good Night, by Class.
Right IMacc To Move-
Mrs. Cash, of the Right Place
wishes to announce to her many
friends and patrons that she has
leased the building formerly oc
cupied by the Spot Cash Gro
eery and will move into same the
first of next week. She will in
the near future, put in a com-
plete stock of racket goods in
connection with her Millinery
business, and will be better pre-
pared to serve her customers
than ever before. You are cord-
ially invited to call and inspect
her n^w1 place.
Republicans Hold County Conven-
The republicans of Oklahoma
county met in delegate convention
nt the court house, Monday after-
noon. The following were dole-
gates from Edmond: Senator
Colville, J. L. Schuiuan, W. .1.
Huffman, W. It. Bryant, T. 11.
Flesker, J. F. Kallmann, A. 1).
Bailey, 11. E. Carter, J. Q. Adam-
son, 1'. I>. Baldwin, .1. F. Sumner
and James West. 1>. B. Nnugle
and W. E. Courtney represented
The contention was called to
order by <1. II. Dodson, county
chairman. E. S. Vnught was elect-
ed chairman and Judge Hayson
and A. 1). Bailey, secretaries. W.
If. 1'. Trudgeotf was elected state
committeeman. Insolations were
adopted commending the admin-
istration of President Taft and
the work of Congressman Morgan.
The proposition of State Chair-
man Harris, to elect a chairman
of the state committee June lti
and to adopt a platform, was con-
The delegation to the state con-
vention numbers twenty nine from
this county. Senator Colville and
A. 1). Bailey of Edmond are
among the delegates selected.
Wanted to Trade—160 acres of
deeded land in New Mexico, well
located, f ir land near Edmond.
Will give good deal. Call at
The Sun office.
THE BIG CELEBRATION.
Plans Being Matured for Monster
Celebration July 4.
OKLAHOMA CITY THE CAPITAL
SEAT OF GOVERNMENT OF
STATE MOVED MONDAY.
Governor Haskell Takes Radical
Step as Result of Capital
The slate capital of Oklahoma
is now located in Oklahoma City.
Governor Haskell is responsible
for tin- removal, leaving Guthrie
early Sunday morning with the
seal of his office and going to
Oklahoma City and proclaiming
that city the capital, giving as a
reason l'or so doing that the peo-
ple, by an overwhelming majority
in the capital removal election,
Saturday, said by their ballots,
that the capital shall he located in
Oklahoma City. The radical
action of Governor Haskell came
like a thunderbolt out of ti clear
sky, as no one expected any such
move by the chief executive of this
state. It is well known through
out Oklahoma that Governor Has-1
kell'luis no love for Guthrie or
Guthrie people and claiming that
referendum bills become effective
immediately upon ratification by
the people, issued a proclamation,
proclaiming Oklahoma City the
capital and ordering all state of-
ficials to immediately remove to
Oklahoma City. All complied
with the order. However, the rec-
ords an- still at Guthrie, at least
the great hulk of them, and Guth-
rie has begun action in the federal
courts to prevent further removal.
However, it looks as though Guth-
rie lias been outdone in this mai-
ler, as the governor is conducting
his official business in Oklahoma
City anil it will lie a difficult op
eration to force him to return to
Guthrie. Be is a man of firm
determination and says if serious-
ly interfered with, he will call
out the state militia to enforce
The < 'hamber of Commerce of
Oklahoma City is providing tem-
porary quarters for the state of-
ficial*. In the meantime, the gov-
ernor has offices in the Lee Huck-
From all reports the capital re-
moval proposition carried by from
20,000 to 40,000 majority. Only
a few counties voted against the
proposition, and these were coun-
ties north of Guthrie. The vote
on piacc of location was three to
one for Oklahoma City. Potta-
watomie was the only county car-
ried by Shawnee. The' total vote
of that city in the entire state
was less than 3,000.
The vote in Edmond on the
proposition was as follows:
For removal now:
| First Ward 85 0
Second Ward ST 22
I Third Ward !><> 24
Fourth Ward 45 12
Is Not The Issue
The Questions Are
Do you need Fruit Cans?
All of the committees for the
big Fourth of July celebration to
Total . .• 310 87
Oklahoma City received a total
vote in Edmond of 340 votes;
Guthrie, 31; Shawnee, I.
a list of gradu-
be held in Edmond, are working j Edmond Attends Jubilee Meeting.
energetically to make this one of
the greatest celebrations in the
history of Edmond. The program
committee will announce the pro-
gram within a few days and the
amusements committee will also
soon he able 1o make a report.
The business men of the city
have liecn liberal in their dona-
tions and plenty of funds have I were on the train.
been secured to make this celc i patcd in the parml
Oklahoma City celebrated in a
fitting manner, the capital re-
moval, Wednesday. A big dele-
gation from Edmond, headed by
the band, and with banners fly-
ing. went to the citv on a special
train at 1 o'clock Wednesday aft-
ernoon, to assist in the celebra-
tion. Over 2 00 Edmond boosters
in the even-
bration one long to be remem-
; ing, returning home at midnight.
;day nightB. Everybody invited.
Baldwin. < lara
< 'ornforth. Oliver
Karrar. drace Elise
Jones, Ma hoi
The Rev. A. Grant Evans, It
D., of Norman, the president ofj
the State university, will speak
Sunday evening nt the Presbyter-
ian church. The subject of his
address will be "Tile Men ol
America for the Man of Galilee'
and a cordial invitation is ex
tended to all to come and hear
him. Dr. Evans was here last
year about this time and delivered
a most splendid address, lie is
a strong speaker and Rev. Ward-
ner is fortunate in securing him
Do you want the
Big ice cream social on Baptist
hurch lawn Friday and Satur-
day nights. Everybody invited.
Flays His Opponent.
Supt. Wilson of Grady county,
Democratic candidate for state
supeihteudent of schools, addri h-
ed a large audience lierc Saturday
night, lie was severe in hi- de-
nunciation of the present :>lcu:u-
bent in this office for nccpliug
campaign contributions from
teachers in state schools, for not
giving his entire time to '.he du
lies of his office, anil denounced
politics in state schools and crifi-
i iseil the state hoard of education
fcr leading pupils with so ninny
The meeting was presided over
bv Prof. Allen.
best can rub-
Do you wish the best cane sugar?
If so vote for
. PATTEN, President
.1. M. ANGLEA, Cashier
C. 11. l'KOFFITT \sst. Cash.
Tlie first National Bank
OF EDMOND, OKLA.
Capital and Surplus $30,000
W. S. Patten,J. W. Howaril,('. S. Fatten, I. W. Rodkey, J.M. Angles
SAFETY DEPOSIT BOXES FOR ItENT
A fine collection at Hiatts Jewel*
Store. Call and see them.
REPAIRING A SPECIALTY
F. CARTER, Pres.
, W. GRANZOW, Cashier.
E. A. BENDER, Vloc-Pres.
11. J. 1DTTS, Asst. Cashier
Citizens Bank of Edmond
A General Banking Business I ransacted
II. W. Granzow
F. E. Buell
11. F. Carter I
E. H.Jayne I
Telephone Your Orders to No. I For
Special attention given parties and social events. \\ e
cream and call for fjinpiy tree/, -rs. Brick cream any ileMtf .
l'unch any flavor furnished on Bb >rt notioe. Up-to-date crea i
lor open until 13 o'clock e very nikfht.
Zhc Git >2 2>vug Store
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The Edmond Sun (Edmond, Okla.), Vol. 21, No. 46, Ed. 1 Thursday, June 16, 1910, newspaper, June 16, 1910; Edmond, Oklahoma. (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc150251/m1/1/ocr/: accessed December 4, 2020), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.