The Okahoma Times Journal. (Oklahoma City, Okla. Terr.), Vol. 5, No. 141, Ed. 1 Wednesday, November 29, 1893 Page: 4 of 4
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Highest t f all in Leavening Power.—Latest U. S. Gov't Report.
— See Street's desks. 24-12
If you need chairs see Street. 24 12
■ Money to loan by Vance & Owens
Only ExeelU lit Clears suit) at Wand's
I Drug Store.
See Street's A A mattress. The
<] cheapest is the best. 24-12
Church .it; Hamih deliver coal free.
1 Telephone No. 91. -tf
Money to lean on chattels at First
4 Fob Rent—a furnished room. En
quire at 112 Third street: 20-tf
< Order your coal from Green
«fe Pugh, Telephone No. DO. •
Fun Kent—A few choice furnished
roohis. J. G. Street. I-tf
Money to loin by Vance & Owens.
Have your friends take home a few
1 Canon City coal always on hand at
Church & liarrah's. Telephone No.
Order your coal from Green
<fe Pugh, Telephone No. 90.
Is you home Insured. If not, why
not? See J. E. Shepherd's advertlse-
: ment on first page.
For want of room I will sell bed-
;; room suits at a sacrifice for thirty
days. J. G. Street. 2412
Remember the place, 174 Broadway.
Great bargains are o He red to tin
public at Epstein's. 25-tf
Piano Foit Salk:—A good New
England piano for sale cheap. Applj
at No. 41(1 Third street. 23-tf
Fob Sale or Rent—A good organ.
Inquire at 131 Main st.
J. R. Siikbman.
Best grades of coal always on hand
at the Canadian Grain & Coal Co
Saota Fe street. Telephone 71.
Tar, felt and gravel roollng of all
kinds. Prices to suit the times. 8-tf
Five hundred unredeemed gold and
silver watches on sale at inimenst
bargains at Epstein's, 174 Broadway.
s Choice lots tor sale In Maywood by
Brandon) & Lindsey, real estate
agents, corner Broadway and Grand
It's all the same, a slight cold, con-
gested lungs or severe cough. One
Minute Cough Cure banishes them
Scott St, Do.
Telephone No. 41.
Klrkpatrick, the watchmaker. 28-6
Mr. J. P. McKinnis left yesterday
See our line of fascinators. Over-
street Bros. 29-2
Go to the First National barber
Wanted—A boy about 18 years old
it The Circus.
Seeourllneof fascinators. Ovri-
street Bros. 29-2
Chief Cochran's street force now
Keep your watches repaired at the
Model, 200 Main street.
Try Kirk's Cough Compound, at the
Model, 200 Main street.
A.J. Klrkpatrick, the watchmaker
at the Model, 200 Main street.
Preaching at the German M. F.
church every night of this week.
The Model has Just received a flue
line of silverware for the holidays.
The Hampton Movement, the finest
on earth, at the Model, 200 Main St.
Holiday goods have commenced to
arrive at the Model, 200 Main street
Turkey rnflle at Haley's to-
Wanted to buy a store building. In-
tulreof John Wagner Blue Hill meat
The Model drug store is open day
nd night for prescription work. Tele-
lone OS. 28-5
Turkey raffle at Gambrinus
Miss Kate Clark will arrive today
i'roui Wichita to visit her cousin Miss
Charlie Hudson will take a position
next week lu the Perry land olllce af
Everybody says the Model is tin
cheapest place in town to buy youi
drugs and jewelry 28 5
Turkey raffle at Haley's to
An excellent dinner will be served
at Craft's restaurant, 1.13 Main street
on THu.nksglvlng day. 29-2
The ruse now is at the Mo let over
the One line of rings they have re
ceived for Christmas.
John Abernetby of Council Gro\e
My wife could not talk for six or i0.l¥ua tomorrow for Bushviile, In
scyendays. After taking one bottle tl) ylsjl h|8 parcnts.
of John Wand's Cough Syrup she is as' .. , ,
well as ever M S Warner 25-tf ThC 1,arm>tt 8,0, k of K()("19 wi"
VVci 1 Us v \ ti* iu. u, m el rU CF • ui | . , , - i.i
be put on sale today by the receiver
Call for a sample bottle of Haley's It is a good stock and'will lie sold a',
No. 3 Chill Tonic. It will cost you rpi„u
nothing and will convince you that it
Is the best chill tonic on earth. Hal-
ey's drug store. lO-d&wtf
Keep your horses In condition by
giving Star Brand Condition powders
and they will not have any disease.
Haley's drug store. lO-d&wtf
Give the Star Brand Condition
powders to your horses occasionally
and they won't have blind staggers.
Haley's drug store. lO-d&wtf
Early Risers, Early Risers, Early
Risers, the famous little pills for con-
stipation, sick headache, dyspepsia,
and nervousness. Scott & Co.
It not only relieves; It does more, It
cures. We refer to One Minute Cough
Cure. Suitable for all ages, all con-
ditions, at all tliues. Scott & Co.
The First National bath rooms re
celved a thorough renovation and
fumigation on Friday. The drainage
pipes also received special attention
One good, live agent wanted at once
in every town to introduce new sal-
able novelties. Business very suit
able for ladies. The A. C. Rubier
Stamp Works, Arkansas City, Kail.
The Canadian Grain & Coal com
pany, on Santa Fe track between
Main and Grand avenue, have all
qualities of coal for sale. McAllster
a specialty. Orders promptly tilled.
Telephone No. 71. l.tf.
Emrlck's Bus, Baggage and Trans-
fer Line. Orders speedily attended
to. Telephone number 8#i. Head-
quarters at Nunemacher's fruit house,
first door north of postoffice. 20-ti
The Oklahoma Magazine will be
published from Guthrie hereafter,
where all communications should be
addressed. No subscriptions or busi-
ness will be received from Oklahoma
county. The next Issue will be placed
on wholesale In Guthrie. Address all
business to Oklahoma Magazine,
Guthrie, O. T. 12-tf.
We are receiving new winter good*
e'ery day. We are making low prieef
on tlr.st-cla.is goods. See us. Petty-
Joh & Co. 28-2
Turkey raille at Gambrinus
Canton Flannels. A carnival of
values for the retail buyer—Sadness
for the maker; Is what you Und at
Hopping & Ellis have opened a new
meat market on the corner of Reno
and Broadway. Free delivery to an\
part of the city. 29-tf
Thanksgiving sermon at thoGcr-
inan M. E. church at 2:30 p. m. The
ladles society of the church will meet
after the sermon.
Wells Fargo express oflloo will be
closed after 10 a in., Thursday, Nov
30tli, 1893, account of Thanksgiving
T. A. Gannor, agent.
Mr. W. J. Gault left yesterday
inomiug for Kansas City in responsi
to a telegram which announced that
his father was dying.
One hundred turkeys to be ratllei
at the Anheuser saloon, No. 113
Broadway, Wednesday evening, Nov
29. T. E. Sulton, proprietor. 29-1
One hundred turkeys will be rallied
at the Anheuser saloon, No. 113
I r ad way, Wednesday evening, Nov.
29. T. E. Sulton, proprietor. 29-1
Shoes! Men's Boy's und Children
School Shoes. See our lmmensi
stock, good goods and low prices. See
us and save money. Pettyjohn As Co.
Rev. Walter Ross will return today
from Eureka Springs, Ark., accom
panicd by Mrs. Ross. Mr. Hoss left
here Sunday for Eureka Springs where
he was married to Miss Overstreet.
A few more TimbsJouunal souve
ulrs left. Five cents per eo,y ready
Thomas Sanford came over from
Enid yesterday. Tomorrow he will
be married to Mrs. Etta Holler. Thpy
will reside in Enid where Torn has a -
reaily a good law practice.
The deeding of the right of way for
the switch to Jones' nilil, the canning
factory, gin, f, mdry and electric
light was completed last night. The
switch will be built at once.
Ladles' and chlidrens cloaks and
jackets, the late November styles, 25
Is less than early buyers paid for old
tyles. For choice cltak*. new styles
indlow prices see us. Pettyjohn*
Through the noble work of Mrs.
Stone, Mrs Martin nnd Mrs. Burns,
the county poor house is now very
much improved. Mr. Maxoy, also
lid much to add comfort, when he
was informed of the condition of the
Prof. 11 A. Sulllns has been ap-
pointed Biioerintendont of Si liools of
"ounty K. Prof. Sulllns has a fine
-1 a i n i neir the county seat, Newkirk,
and the appoint ment conies In verj
nicely, for he can look after b's claim
and attend to the o'llce duties very
Mr. John R. Furlong went over
die city yesterday and found eight
families that need help. They have
become reduced through sickness,
ind will need clothing und food.
Those who are collecting food and
clothing can get the addresses by
calling upon Mr. Furlong.
Go to R G- Young's
far Thanksgiving gro
A negro was arrested last night for
personating an olllcer, and for rob-
bery. He give his name as Jim
Johnson. He puts oil a policeman's
star and saunters nut at night to hold
up people. He had several dollars in
cash on his person when arrested.
George E. Bridges Is In the city to
get up a directory of the city. The
work he showed us which l.e did In
other towns appears to be good. A
oomnlete cl'y directory is very much
needed In this city, and if Mr. lit id) es
getjan accurate directory he will do
tho city a service.
The church organizations ought to
sen that every man iu ihe city shaves
it the Kirst National barber shop to-
lay, because the proprietors have
promised to donate the day's proceeds
to the churches for charitable pur-
poscs. Every man turned into the
hop is ten cents, at least, added to
the fun I.
Horsemen have arranged for two
or ti roe good races today at the fair
mile dash between Harney 0
Sallie two lino short distance horses.
This iace will be followed hy two or
three othc" races. The races will he
of 'ntcrcit to nil wholil:e horseracing
Admission to ladies free.
HARRY IIA (ON UAVK IT AWAY
Other Ft Hows Interested HaTe Just'
Found Out About It—Jitme MoreIn-
teresting Kvhlenre t jshuw that
Olllcluls uf the Interior nnd
Their Friends Had Ihe
Inside on Valu-
Special to the Kansas City Journal.
WasiiinotoN, I). C., Nov. 27.—John
Knight and Commissioner cLamor-
eaux, of the general land odice, aro
very much astonished over the fact
that United States Attorney Speed,of
Oklahoma, succeeded in getting at
the cipher arrangement that had|been
concocted in the land office to be used
In capturing some of the property at
the opening of the strip.
They have looked over the printed
rtports of the cipher arrangement
very carefully, and have come to the
conclusion that Harry Bacon, the
chairman of the board of county com-
missioners of Oklahoma county,Is the
fellow who gave the whole matter
away. They appear to have reasoned
very well iu reaching this conclusion.
Knight, the confidential business
friend of the commissioner of the land
office, has a copy of the cipher that
they agreed upon.
Also Ledru Guthrie has a copy, ns
agreed upon, and when the cipher
was published Knight and Lamoreaux
made a comparison und it Is discov-
ered that the word "Jim Hornet" Is
used lu the published cipher und that
It dues not belong to the land office
cipher. This Is to mean "town lot
aud Is the invention Bacon and
used In some of his messages to Knight
and others here, much to their con-
fusion. This, according to the con-
clusion of Knight and the commis-
sioner of the land office, shows that
Bacon gave the snap away and proves
to their nnnds that the deal was toi
big for him and, being more than he
could stand, he was forced to let it be
known and expose the rottenness of
the whole matter. They are very
much disturbed over the exposure of
the cipher arrangements.
Having placed the blame for the
leak on Bacon, they arc determined to
punish him for his blowing. Bscon's
accounts have been placed before the
department. He was commissioned
to go to tile strip before the opening
and given authority to hire wagons
and incur expense a* i special ngent
of the government, and all this for
the purpose of getting some of the
Indians to whom allotments were to
made to take claims adjoining the
second locations of the county seats.
This was the object of giving Bacon
the commission, and of course the
; United States government was to paj
the bills, as he was a commissioned
I j special agent. He Incurred the ex-
penso all right enough and did the
work as best he could, but while he
failed in making as big a haul as he
hoped, and as the land office gang
hoped, he made some clever catches,
and now he wants his bill for expenses
Tobe Garnett a n* gro, was arrested settled.
Since he lias given the whole matter
STOVES! STOVEs! STOVES!
within a few minutes, at any time
was able to furnish the combination
and kind of confidential information
about the whole matter would appear
to indicate that he remained In very
close contact with the commissioner
of the land office at the time, and to
Heating Stoves, Cheap Stoves, Cook Stove;
Coal and Wood Stoves.
noticed to be decided quickly aud he
Is apt to make a winning by getting
Owing to the cipher exposes made
by Speed and the work lu this line
the officials of the interior have now
come l') the conclusion that he will
be ousted on the first of the yiar.
They are now giving it out tills way.
They announce for the department of
Justice that Speed will be removtd st
that time and make no secret of the
Olympus Hassler, the register ul
I lie land office at Enid, who has been
here some time, has been devoting
himself to this work; also Specia.
Ageut Swlneford, and they have been
ible to make the combination as the.'
claim for the ousting of Speed at that
time. Olympus Hasher left for thi
west yesterday to prosecute his
schemes after the new understanding
with the members of his combination
at the general land office.
In South Oklilonn last night by
*lioilif Fi.hinii si,r. lie Is charged
with murdering tils wife two or three
years ago in Gainesville, Texas, lie
away at a contldental moment to some
fellow and the whole matter Is out, it
is now a matter of interest to watch
lias been known here as Burclinm. ! and see what the department will d<
When the sheriff went to arrest him | with the $300 bill Bacon has fired at
Awarded Highest H mors "World's Fair.
ast night the negro got hold of
v ilver and would have fought if the
olicers had not got tho drop on him.
It often means 2ft per cent below
the ruling retail rates. But if the
wholesaler but says the right word
we can llnd a market for his Dry
Goods every time. And the whole-
salers are al' the time saying It to us.
And In all sorts of Ury Goods from
i he finest Woolens down to the every-
day cottons. Everything newest pos-
sible in slock and style. McGlinchey.
Grand sweeping reduction In prices.
Don't fail to take advantage of it. Go
where you can get the best for the
least money. The First National
Barber Shop is the place w here the
best work Is done and where the best
workmen are to be found. Four of
tho best artists lu the territory are to
be found there. All of our former
"ustoiners testify to this fact. Shav-
ing 10c., bath, 20c. Can you beat It?
The anly Tare Cream of Tartar Powder.—No Ammonia; No Alum
Used in Millions of Homes—.,o Years the Standard
Go to R G Young's
for Thanksgiving gro-
Woodford I). Harlan, late Inspectcr
of U. S. land oltices and for 20 years
law examiner of claims nnd towusltes
in general land office, is making
special business of Oklahoma town lot
appeals. Persons having such busi-
ness before the general land office or
secretary of the Interior at Washing-
ton would do well to Write Mr. Hnr-
an, Warder Bldg., Washington, D
In our surprise offering of Shoes
Not in broken lots, but In liberal
quantities, of all si/.es and in all the
latest shapes of toes and heels; best of
lea'h?rs and cloth In the uppers. A
it for anybody. Somcthlug for any
iroper taste and a saving for all. Mc-
A Polunder namod Mikolojeik was
arrested yesterday by John Hobitka
in the charge of stealing $235 from
John Cherveny, on Iteno avenue.
Iherveny lost >liU money about the
late of the strip opening and adver-
ised for It In the Timks-Jouknal
Wlieu he was In the office gatting the
i"t!ce Inserted the Polinder was
along with him Some time aitei-
w.irti the P dander was suspec'ad, and
Wlion he was arrested he admitted
th it he found the money on Benoave-
nue, and spent It.
the department for (his special ser-
vices. So far nothing has been dou
In the direction of making the govern-
ment pay '.his bill, for the reason that
the scheme came to the service, but
It Is estimated that Bacon knows so
many things about the rottenness of
the department that he will get his
money all right enough. It is known
that he has some letters in his posses-
sion that would make some interest-
It is believed that the account will
be settled, but while it will be settled
there are some who believe the fel
lows In the deal with him In the land
office will contribute the amount
rather Ulan to make It a matter of
record in the cilice where it can be re
vealcd By t'ic next administration.
The most interesting feature about
till> cipher arrangement has not been
published as yet. The origin of the
same and the origiu uf the old scheme
Is the interesting part. While the
fact that the cipher was used, and
what It is ami what It was used for
maketbe case very plain that the
gang had the Inside information at
the department, yet it is all the moie
Interesting to know how the matter
It came about by tbe commissions
of the land office telling Ledru Guth-
rie one evening at his home, that h
wanted him to meet Knight. Th
next day, as arranged, Lamoreaux
gave Guthrie a note to Knight, ami
the latter was seen soon after at his
hotel. Ho replied that anything his
friend Lamoreaux did or suggested
was all right, and at once he proceed-
ed to unfold a scheme for getting val
uable properly in the strip This was
before tbe proclamat on was Issued,
before also the changes rf towusltes
were made, and he proceeded to te
how he would be able to get the in
formation and make the scheme prac-
tical. The cipher was agreed upon
and Bacon, who chanced to be in town
at the time, was taken Into tho mat-
tor, and from time to time the plot
w is formulated.
Tills Is the Information given ou
by Guthrie to some of his frlend3, and
all other Information of a reliable
•ort before the grand jury In Oklaho
ma and elsewhere corroborates It.
The whole matter appears to have
teen started by KuigUt and Lamor-
■aux and later In its ^practical work-
ing and In gating men to limn the
scheme, Lamoreaux made sonn of the
selections. This would seem to land
tbe scheme very close to the Interior
department and the fact that Knight
NOT AT GO ST.
But at a low figure. Remember you are invited to come
' come aud get prices.
(8uccmior to (iiil-fpit) & Go)
Moved to one door east of "Lion Store. Tin Shop in con-
nection. All kind of reparaing solicited.
JNO. D. Ft.
A Land Decislun. '
Department of the Interior,
Washington, Oct. 27. 1833.
Isaac F. Melrose vs James Porter.
The Commissioner of the General
Sir—In Ihe case of Isaac F. Melrose
vs. James Porter, your office on March
20, 1802, affirmed the decision of the
local offices, holding that the home-
stead entry of James Porter was lav •
fully made and should remain of rec-
ord, 'and dismissing the contest of
Melrose, who has appealed to this de-
The land involved is the sw J of sec
32, twp 12 n, r 4 w Indian Meridian,
In the land district of Oklahoma, Ok-
The case somes up on an agreed
statement of facts, together with two
sets of interrogatories.
The only substantial issue present-
ed by the coitest Is, that Porter vio-
ated the terms of the prcsldeut's
proclamat ion of the 23d of March,
188J, made to carry into effect the
provisions of the act of congress of
March 2, 1889, relating to the disposi-
tion of a part of the public domain
entitled "An act making appropaia
tlons for the curreut and contingent
expenses of the Indlau department,
and ror fulfilling treaty stipulations
with various Indian tribes, for the
year eudlng aune the 30th, 1890, ami
for other purposes."
The record discloses that Porter was
in the employment of the government
In the quartermaster's department at
Fort lteno, and that while in said cm
ployment said Porter was ordered,
about April 18, 1889, with five private
soldiers, one Sergeant Kennedy, and
two employes, to go to Council Grove,
in the Oklahoma country, to survey
and stake oil aud plow around the
military timber reservation, three
miles square, which lliey did. At the
time Porter, with others of the party,
who under the command and direc-
tion of Lieut. A. O. McCutub and Ser-
geant Kennedy. Porter did the plow-
ing around the reservation, and they
finished all the work connected with
said timber reservatiot on Tuesday
evening, April 23, 1880.
The said timber re-ervation was in-
cluded within the domain to which
the president's proclamation had rel
After having worked on said reser-
vation during the forenoon of April
22, 1889, ana until one o'clock p. m. uf
that day. Porter, by permission of
the olllcer in command, went upon
the land in controversy, and took a
claim adjoining the south liue of said
reservation. Is his claim valid, he
havlnj iu all other respects complied
with the law?
The statute referred to contains
this provision: "But until said lands
are opened for settlement by procla-
mation of tbe president, no person
shall be permitted to enter any of
said lands or acquire any right there-
The president's proclamation con-
tains a warning which embodies the
above provisions, and fixes the hour
of twelve o'clock, noou, April 22 '839,
as the time for opening said i„ aala
In the case of Smith vs 1 wiisend,
148 n 5, Reports, p 500, the court, in
construing the statute above men-
'The evident Intentof congress wis
by this legislation, to put a wall
arouud the entire territory, and dis-
lualify from the right to acquire, un-
der the homestead laws, any tract
within its limits, everv one who was
not outside of that wall on April 22 1."
Porter was not outside then, and
Jousequently was di qualified as an
Your said decision Is reve-sed, s:nd
the pipers iu the case are herewith
Wn. h. Sims,
First Assistant Secretary.
Oklahoma I'lty Public Schools.
First grade—108 California.
Neither absent nor tardy for month
ending Nov. 17th
Alfred Anderson, Rose Marklaud,
Ralph Markland, Forest McClelland, j
Claud Terry, Warren A'ancc, John
Wa'l'ngfiT 1, Willie McBride, Alb-rt
Ormich, Willie Lingenfelter, Freda1
Coaluelt, Laura Chambers, Clara
CVnway, Pearl Dillon, Maudie Hul-
bert, Be ■
Freeh Staple aud Fancy
QROCERIES AND FRUITS.
We propose to keep the best in every lino. Goods delivered
free to any part of the city. Remember the place, the "Hill
corner," corner of Broadway and Grand.
U/e Solicit Your Srade.
M ALONF IN A TIUHT I LACH.
The Register of tlie Liiml Officeat Perry
Would Like to Resign niitl Get
Washington, Nov. 26.-[Special.]
Register Malone, of the Perry olllce,
appears .to be entered in an exciting
race. II is name In the interior de-
partment boodle cipher, as shown by
the grand jury Investigation iu Okla-
homa is "Jupiter," and it Is the word
among -ime of the officials here, who,
by reason of being in the gang, know
something of the conditions, that
"Jupiter" is in very close quarters it
is certain that Malone has ottered his
resignation. This is the plan he has
taken, it is thought, by way of seek-
ing personal safety. It is certain
that he will be called upon to make
some explanations in the courts about
how it Is that so many filings were
purchased at his office, and this beiug
tbe case he would have to get out of
that country, according to those who
are in a position to knuw.
But the commissioner of the land
office, whose cipher is "Gladstone,"
does not like to admit the frauds by
making it known that Malone was
given a chance to run away with the
money he saved up while under the
Impression that public office Is u pub-
lic trust. The curmlssloper also dis-
covers that Malone being one of his
personal pets, this action no his pari
would lend additional proof cithe un-
derstanding that the gang has been
doing up the settlers as far as pos-
sible. But, on the other hand, it is
appearing all the more certain to
them that if Malone is held there liy
his bond he Is likely to get his bonds-
men Into trouble.
The situation appears alarming for
the land olllce officials any way they
look, but in the midst of their trouble
they do not forget their good luck in
that country, aud that they secured
what they went after, and they ad-
mit that they expected a little trou-
ble, but they did not think but that
they would be able to have the judic-
iary of Oklahoma on their side by
this time, and their failure to get the
Uuited States attorney ousted ac-
cording to their efforts and arrnnge
ments and calculations is conceded by
them to be responsible for all their
troubles. This they look upon as the
weakest point in their whole scheme.
lac Thanksgiving Dinner 15c.
Go to the Detwiler restaurant for
the best Thanksgiving dinner in the
city. Everybody invited, corner cf
Bruadway and Grand. 29-2
Stock of general merchandise. The
best paying business in Oklahoma ter-
ritory, 'or the money invested. Will
sell or rent store building reasonable.
Call on or address G. [W. Leveri h
Moore, Oklahoma, for price and
Free November 30tb.
A nice baked turkey witli
cranberry Rauce, at the Hoff-
man Bar. Gome and see me,
boys. Jno. B. Lewis,
28 2 Proprietor.
The Times-Jouknal always forgi s
to the front in every go.,d work, and
even Its boys have caught Its spirit of
excellence and success. In the high
school last month Oscar Avey led his
classmates in general average, get-
ting 9!) per cent., and this month
Mark Hiatt leads them all with the
same per cent. Both are Times-
Journal boys, and the T.-J. Is proud
Tuerday and Wednesday
nights 60 Turkeys will fe
rallied off at the Hoffman
Bar, on Grand avenue- Go
and get a Thanksgiving Tur-
key for 10 t ents. 28-2
The meeting called for Thursday
night at the council chamber has been
postponed fiom Thursday night until
Friday night. It whs not thought
advisable to hold the meeting un
Thursday night because of tbe num-
ber of counter altiactlons on that
W. R. Jemnison, IIenuy Will,
Given by the ladies of the Episcopal
guild. Hoi. Whit M. Grant will de-
liver a leoture upon "Alaska" its
topography, mineral wealth, geo
graphy ard Its people, at the Episco-
pal church oa Wednesday evening
Nov. 20,1893. Commences at 8 o'cloc!
Admittance 10 cents.
Secietary of Guild.
E very bod v has been thought of in
this Dry Goods Store of ours—and
every pocketbook, too. The worth-
wonder Is as great in the least-priced
goods as iu the brst. Sometim. - peo-
ple wonder bow it in that with such a
big stock as this that we don't have
even an armTul of stock carried f om
last season. The secret is we cm Hi it
close. Of course there are now and
then slow spots occur—out not for
long. As soon as anything drags from
auy cause, we know the medicine to
use—and use it. McGlinchey.
ONE PILL FOR A DOSE.
A reovjmant of tlif bowels eaAdi in liMmkrr for
SumJiIi. Thc e pi"jBupply What ihgayctem laoKpta
matre It regular. They cure Tfaadacno. brlprtit( n the
■yea and clear ho Complexion better titan ooa-
VI, % T 1. netloa. They aet mildly, neither gripe nor atoken as
10 Margrave, Mlliuie Ling- other pllle ao. To convince you of their merits we
,l4> i, *, n„,u. will mall samples frae, or a full bo* for BCoeats. Sold
□reiter, Mary Smith. i •twywuor#, Woko vml u>.,
Estktut Rick, Tetchor. I Scott & Co.
Taylor & Ford, the popular meat
men have the biggest display of meats
for Thanksgiving in the city. Their
store is filled with everything in their
line and is undoubtedly the largest
exhibit in he territory. Th y hi e
the largest turkey ever brought to the
city and probably the largest ever ex-
h'hited. It weighs exactly 38 pounds
d. essed. It was raised northeast of
the city about twelve miles on Mr.
Johnson's claim. Taylor & Ford ob-
tained iiuite a number of turkeys
from Mr. Johnson ail of them ranging
in weight from 25 pounds upwird
when dressed. They also have a
1 irge number of geese, ducks, prairie
chickens, quail and all kinds of wild
■<«nr; besides everything *n domestic
meats. It is the best place in town
to purchase your Thanksgiving meats.
The Philomathea society has just
closed a successful eight weeks work
upon early England, under the leadi r-
shipof Mrs Douglas. Commencing Dec.
2 the next eight;weeks the class will be
led by Mis. Wjlfe, continuing ttie
study of England. The aim of the
"lub Is well implied in Its name, as It
endeavors : o 1 e-p abreast of the I lines
by mutual discussion and debate. At
the last meeting of or the society
"Home Rule" was discussed. The
subject was treated in an original
m inner, making a dry subject lucid
and interesting. A number of papers
were read which showed much and
careful study. Mrs. C. P. Walker
wrote upon the lire of l'arnell. Mrs.
Williamson, Gladstone; Miss May,
Eirl.v History of Ireland. Thenixt
meeting will oe held at the home of
Vlre. Grant Saturday, Dec. 2.
Merit Hill Win.
We are more than gratified with
the business we are doing this fall.
We are doing double the business we
did last fall yet it is not to be won-
dered at after all for quality and low
prices will evtntually find their way
into the home of tnc customers. When
it comes to shoes we lave no compet-
itors In Oklahoma City for we buy di-
rect from the factory, thereby getting
better goods for the same niouey than
those that buy from the Jobbers aud
pay two or three m mi's profits.
We are lu on the ground lloor in
prices and way up iu quality and ex-
rerlenre ttftrt are wtrr*trpfrrglve yon
the bene!'!of 15 years ixperlence In
the business. See us and save money.
29-2d!w OVBKbTKKKT BROS,
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