The Press-Democrat. (Hennessey, Okla.), Vol. 8, No. 50, Ed. 1 Friday, September 14, 1900 Page: 3 of 8
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WIDEI6 TRADE IN WEST.
Improved Export Demand for Amer-
ican Products, Notably Wheat.
BETTER INDUSTRIAL OUTLOOK.
New York, Sept. 10.—Brailstreet's
says: Trade developments tor the
week have been mainly favorable, and
the improvement in general distribu-
tive business in the latter part of Au-
gust has gathered force in the lirst
week of September. Leading features
have bepn the widening fall trade re-
ported at all points west, south and
on the Pacific coast, some improve-
ment in the jobbing demand at the
east, with southern buying a marked
feature; rather better reports from the
two great staple erops of the west and
f south, wheat and cotton; improved ex-
* port demand for American products,
notably wheat, iron and steel, and cot-
ton. and unvarying good returns by
the transportation industries of the
Bank clearings, though broken by
holidays in the first week in September,
is larger than the total for the prece-
The industrial outlook has been im-
proved by settlement of the tin plate
scale, tin- general resumption of opera-
tions in the glasfc industry, the pro-
dieted satisfactory settlement of the
remaining iron and steel wage scales,
and the possibility that recent large
sales of print cloths will avert a resort
to wage reductions in the New England
cotton industry. The anthracite coal
trade outlook, however, is clouded by
the prediction that 140,0C0 men will
strike this week.
The iron and steel trade continued
positively cheerful in tone, and a lai-ge
business has been and is now being
booked. No important gains in prices
are reported. Demand is expanding
however—10.000 tons of southern pig
being shipped this week, and orders
for twice as much are reported booked.
Iron production showed a further
heavy decline in August but stocks
Wheat, including flour, shipments
aggregate 3,373,100 bushels, against
3,428,373 last week, 4,3.")3,!100 in the
corresponding week of 1K!)9. Corn ex-
ports for the week aggregate 3,102,271
bushels, against 3,717.490 last week, 4',-
780.H78 in this week a year ago. From
July 1 to date this season wheat ex-
ports are 30,317,801, against 2.",470,243
(jiroat llrltaln Itcn.ly.
London. Sept. 11.—There is no doubt
that almost any fairly palatable pre-
scription will be swallowed by the
British cabinet, and the Associated
l'ress learns from a well informed
quarter that just as soon as the Chi-
nese government appoints tolerable
commissioners, with serious instruc-
tions, they will find Great Britain
ready to respond and aid in utilizing
what Mr. l!ockhill, special commission-
er of the United States government to
investigate and report on conditions in
China, recently termed the "beautiful
occasion to settle for all time the status
of foreigners in China."
Bar Harbor, Me., Sept 8.—There
tvas a splendid naval display here
when five British warships steamed
into the inner harbor and fired a na-
tional salute which was returned by
the I'nited States ship New York. The
.British ships were II. M. S. Crescent,
flying the Hag of Vice Admiral Med-
ford, the Psyche. Tribune, Indcfatible
and the torpedo boat destroyer Quail.
Washington I.cads all.
London. Sept. 11.—Washington, it is
now conceded, is for the moment the
center of diplomatic activity; and news
news from there is eagerly scanned.
v.nd the latest Associated l'ress exposi-
tion of the policy of the I'nited States
in the matter is welcomed as likely to
be acceptable and as finally disposing
of the unfounded suspicion that the
Russian scheme was promulgated with
the approval of the l uited States ad-
Forest Fires Continue.
Buffalo, Wyo., Sept. 8.— I. intense
forest tires are. raging on two sides of
this city. A new fire has broken out
near the north fork of Powder river,
and the other tires are increasing.
Thirty-six sections of fine timber have
been destroyed by fire southwest of
here, between the two branches of Ten
Sleep. Last week the fire was con-
hidcrcd to be under control, but it
broke out afresh and under the pres-
ent high winds it will probably de-
stroy most of the timber on the b g
Kjperautu language Sum-t'ds Volapnk.
Esperanto is the name of the pro-
posed universal language which Dr.
Zamenlof, a Russian, is said to have
invented. Volapuk died a natural
death some years ago. Gladstone once
predicted that English, which is to-
day spoken by upwards of 120,000,000
people—would be used by 800,000,000
In the year 2000. Inventors of lan-
guage propose and the world of peo-
Millions Kot No Meat.
In India, China, Jpan and adjacent
countries are about 400,000,000 people,
strong, active and long-lived, who eat
no meat. The Turkish porter, on a
daily ration of rice and dates, will jog
along with bent head under a load
that would crush a western man. Dar-
win tells us that the Andean native*
do a day's work of 400 foot tons, near-
ly twice the work of an ordinary labor-
er, on a diet of bananas.
Varln Show Started late*
The disappointment of the steamship
companies b?cause trans-Atlantic trav-
el has not increased as much as they
anticipated it would on account of the
Paris exposition, and the suggestion
that some of them may reduce their
rates in midsummer are due in part to
the fact that the Paris show is not
completed. Had the exposition build-
ings and exhibits been ready, the
travel would have been much heavier.
—New York Sun.
Agricultural Students from Argentine.
The twenty or more young gentle-
meiisfrom the Argentine Republic who
have recently come to the United
States to study agriculture and stock
raising at the expense of their govern-
ment are now in Baltimore, Philadel-
phia and Brooklyn, diligently learning
the English language, in order that
they may make the best use of the ad-
vantages that are to be offered them
next fail in the agricultural colleges
they will enter.
In the northeastern part of Boston,
Mass., is an elevation that became of
historic interest from stirring scenes
of which it was some lime a center
during the revolutionary war. Dur-
ing the early part of that troublous
period it was occupied by a British
fort, which threw such an incessant
Are Into Charlestown at the battle of
Hunker Hill that the town was set
ablaze. Several of the early Puritan
ministers are buried on the hill, and
the ancient cemetery is reverentially
mps. Winslow's Soothing Syrup.
For children teething, soften* the gums, reduce* In-
flammation, oilay* pain, cures wind colic. 25c a botlle.
Pennsylvania's foal Output.
Pennsylvania's coal output is greater
than that of all other parts of the
country combined, equal in quality to
the mine returns of Great Britain, and
larger than is taken from the mines of
all nations in the world except the
Kare rtilllppliie Jewels.
The rarest corals in the world are to
be found in the Philippines. As pre-
cious as this jewel is, there is still a
rarer one, and that is health, it may
be possessed by any ouc who will use
llostetter's Stomach Bitters for indi-
gestion, dyspepsia, belching, heart-
burn or sleeplessness. Try it.
One of the most popular men of the
day is the ice man.
It requires no experience to dye with
PUTNAM FADELESS DYES. Simply
boiliug your goods in the dye is all
Where there's a will there's always
one or more lawyers.
Flso's Cure for Consumption Is an infalliblo
medicine tor coughs anil colds.—N. W. Samuel,
Ocean Grove, N. J., Feb. 17, 1900
A girl may be both pretty and ig-
norant. but she is never ignorant of
the fact that she is pretty.
ATLAS OF THE WORLD FREE.
The Kansas City Oatmeal and Cereal
Company, Kansas City, Mo., are giving
away in connection with their brand of
Atlas Oats a splendid Atlas, contain-
ing 91 colored maps and 97 pages of
reading matter. It is the latest edition
issued and none of our readers should
be without it. Write them today re-
A short story is like a bobtail horse;
the tale is not continued.
Ten < reatest American ICallroatls.
A table showing the mileage con-
trolled by the principal railroad com-
panies of this country on July, 1900,
has been compiled by the Railway Age
The ten largest systems are as follows:
New York Central 10,430
Canadian Pacific 10.01S
Southern Pacific 9,362
Chicago and Northwestern S,4(i3
Chicago, Burlington and Quincy 8,001
Southern Railway 7,887
Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe.. 7,880
Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul 6,437
Union Pacific 5,584
—From the New York Sun.
If the summer girl knew her business
slie would be cool to the men.
Are You lining Allen's Foot-Kaso?
It is the only cure for Swollen,
Smarting, Burning, Sweating Feet,
Corns and Bunions. Ask for Alien's
Foot-Ease, a powder to be shaken into
the shoes. At all Druggists and Shoe
Stores, 25c. Sample# sent FREE. Ad-
dress, Allen S. Olmsted, LeRoy, N. Y.
Beware of the bottle—especially if it
is broken and you are a bicycle rider.
Hest for the Bowels.
No matter what ails you, headache
to a cancer, you will never get well
until your bowels are put right.
CASCARETS help nature, cure you
without a gripe or pain, produce easy
natural movements, cost you just 10
cents to start getting your health back.
CASCARETS Candy Cathartic, the
genuine, put up in metal boxes, every
tablet has C. C. C. stamped on it. Be-
ware of imitations.
l'Ugrlmago to Grave.
For over forty years Alfred de Mus-
set's disciples have made an annual
pilgrimage to his tomb at Pere-La-
chaise, in the beginning of "I^e Joli
Mois de Mai." The willow tree which
stands close to his grave—the "light
shade" he so pathetically requested—
was brought from South America by a
poet, who undertook the task in order
to fulfill the desire of De Musset,
whose works he revered. The poet's
name is Hilarip Escasuba, and the tree
came from Parana.
lor Infanta and Children.
A\fcgelable Preparalionfor As -
similating live Food and Begula -
ling the Stomachs and Dowels of
ness and Rest.Contains neither
flmpt of Old jDr SAKlTLPtrC/afi
j4lx Smna *
Moehellf SaUf «•
jbiisr Sfitd +
Aperfecl Remedy forConslipa
lion, Sour Stomach,Diarrhoea
Worms .Convulsions .leverish-
ness and Loss of SLEEP.
FacSunilc Signature of
EXACT COPY OF WRAPPER.
The Kind You Have
THC CtNTAUR C
new YOJ1N CfTV
_ .. — .. _ —r?
was llrst used l>y Dr. Charles J. Moffett, i i .'lu.iU1
or JcHcrsou Medical Co1U.ru, Philadelphia, 1.* in hl
extensive and successful treatment of children m tJcor-
k'ia, in overcoming the troubles incident to teclhing and the hot summers.
Teethina (Toothing Powder) counteracts tho cIToct of hot weather and keeps the iligraUT*
orpaus in a healthy condition, and has saved tho lives of thousands of children in tin <lo 'tor's
native state, where physicians prescribe ami all mothers glvu it. and it is criminal in uiotliers o!
of our section to allow their babes and little children to suffer T* EZ dTI B
St. I outs Mo.
and perhaps die when relief can be so easily obtained by giving
Costs 25 cents it Druggists, or mail 25c to C. J. MOFFETT, IVJ. D.
Smart 1'iiniaul Handles.
Very beautiful are the new parasol
handles from Paris. The wood is in
pastel tints and the handles are dec-
orated in cut steel. Sometimes the
handle is covered with black velvet,
upon which the ornamentation in cut
steel appears in effective contrast. An-
other fashionable parasol handle is a
ball entirely studded with rhinestones.
A cynic is a person who knows the
price of everything and the value of
Ueail the Advertisements.
You will enjoy this publication much
better if you will get in the habit of
reading the advertisements; they will
afford a most interesting study and
some excellent bargains. Our adver-
tisers arc reliable and send what they
Were it not for the extra expenses
some men would acquire more bail
A traveling salesman in each southern stntr:
$50 to $0'i p r month and expenses; experience
not absolutely necessary. For particulars ad-
dress Penicks Tobacco Works, Penicks, Va.
l.udle. Can Wear Sltoes.
One size smal ler after using A lien's Poot-
Kase, a powder. It makes tight or new
shoes easy. Cures swollen, hot,sweating,
aching feet, ingrowing nails, corns and
bunions. All diu/gists and shoe stores,
25c. Trial package PKEK by mail. Ad-
dress Allen S Olmsted, 1 ,e Hoy, N'. Y.
The shoemaker likes to have custotn-
mers who foot the bills.
Red Cross Ball Blue makes clothes
whiter than snow. Large package 5c.
■Sometimes the more
about women the less
b wishes he
Keeps both riJer and siddle per-
fectly dry In the hardest storms.
Substitutes will disappoint. Ask for
1807 Fish Hrand Pommel Slicker-
it Is entirely new. If not for sale In
your town, write for catalogue to
A. J. TOWLR. Boston. Mass;
Fortunate is the liar who loses his I
A man's sins seldom find him out j
until after his neighbors expose him.
Luxuriant hair with Its youthful color aseured by
fifing I'arkkk'h Hair Balsam.
UiNDKBcoBNb. the beat cure for corns. 15cis.
The average youth would rather
come into a ready-made fortune than
to become a self-made man.
nail's Catarrh Cure
Is a constitutional cure. Price, '
A fellow with low tastes may often
indulge in high balls.
M. M. Moore, Clerk City Council, Columbus,
G«. write-: 1 have known Teethina (Teeth-
ing Powders) to remove worms when all other
remedies hud failed.
If a w oman is jealous of her husband
it usually keeps her so busy she hasn't
much time for anything else.
The lSest Prescription for Chills
and Fever is a bottle of Grove's Tastei.esb
l*mi,;. Tonic. It is simply iron and quinine In
a tasteless form. No cure—no pay. Price, 60c.
The retired actor is naturally played
Bu a aba! 1 players: Golf players: all play-
ers chew White's Yuca'au whilst playing.
No wonder a man is dissatisfied with
his lot when he is gradually losing
The Bluest Blue makes the whitest
white, that s Ited Cross Ball Blue.
An old bachelor says that many
women marry because of their curios-
S v. DOUGLAS SH0f Jj'
of Moti's 33 ami
world. Wo bell , M
moro $'UH) ami VKfc*
$3.50 nltoes ti i :iii
:my other t.\\
tllQ U.S. i'
Tho reason morn*
ami $:Lr 0 hIiols am
bold tliuu any oil
mako is because ti icy
tho best, in tho world.
A SIioo for Kli.OO,
A $5 Shoe for Ij.'J.ftO
Oyer 1,000,000 Wu<«6:
The Real Worth of Our S3 and $3.50 Shoe*
compared with other makes is $4 to $5.
|llavint? the lariroet $'! nn<l slioo bnsi
in tbe world, ami n mtI< <-t nyst**m ol
Imanurnptiivititf, enable* tin to yrotbiee
1 bibber nnrt $8.Ri sboea than
|can lw> hart elsewhrrt*. Your drab-i
afthonhl keep than ; we ^Iveom* dealer
1|ox«,hiBive wile In each town.
1 Talte no ■••! (II:*(.<'? Insist,
|on havitiK'.V. Bhoes will
\ If yourdealer willnolKet them for
\yoii, wiul rllreet to factory, ai
, (-losing priee ami 26e. extm
Lfor earrl;ii<e. Slate kind of
. leather, and width,
k plain or cap toe. Our
shoes will teach yon
The farmer who raises poultry is
reasonably sure of good erops.
When huyiiif? a package of ''Faultless
Starch'' asli your grocer for the book of
humor that goes with it free.
Lapland is truly the land of the in-
LOW RATE EXCURSIONS,
Via MUiouri Pacific K'y.. And Iron
To points in the West, Southwest, and
Southeast, at half-rate* (plus f '.OO) for ttic
round trip. Tickets on sale Tuesdays, Septem-
ber 4ill and IHh, October 2nd ami 16th, Novem-
ber tith nnrt 20th. aid December 4th and 18th,
iwm). For full infoi rnation. land folders, etc.,
address any a Kent of the above lines, or H. C.
Townsend, U. P. & T. Agent, St. Louis, Mo.
The summer girl is beginning to
count her conquests.
Country n.ObO.Ouu acres) to open to settlement.
Subscribe forTHF. KIOWA CHIKK, devoted to Infor-
mation about these lands. One year, 81.00. Single
copy, 10c. Head and send to your friend back east.
Morgan's Manual (210 patre Settlers' Guide) with
Hue sectional man. $1.00. Map.'&c. AH ubovc,
Address Dick T. Morgan, Perry, O. T.
Sawyer's "Excflnlor Brand" Suits
and Slickers are the b«Mt wnierproof icar-
nientf* in the world. Made from thu best ma-
terial* and warranted waterproof. Mad*
to stand the roughest work and weather.
liooli tor the frade mark. If your dealer
does not have them, *rite for catalogue.
II. M. MAW V KU A HO.V *«•!«• MIV...
Kttsf Cambridge, Mum.
Cures Coins 15c: all nruggmtm
(If It fail* it hi free.)
** FAULT LESS
FOR SHIRTS C01LARS CUFFS.ANDIINEUHEM
"£15 c Thompson'! Eye laid
W. N.U. WICHITA—NO.--37—JOOO
Mention This Taper.
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Hutchinson, J. E. The Press-Democrat. (Hennessey, Okla.), Vol. 8, No. 50, Ed. 1 Friday, September 14, 1900, newspaper, September 14, 1900; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc166246/m1/3/: accessed March 20, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.