The Quinlan Mirror. (Quinlan, Okla.), Vol. 6, No. 16, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 2, 1908 Page: 7 of 8
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AN EARLY VICTIM.
"What Is the matter, Jack?"
"Boohoo! Catherine says she's dfr
elded 1 ain't her affinity after all!"
Laundry work at home would be
much more satisfactory If the right
Starch were used. In orjjer to get the
desired stiffness, It Is usually neces-
sary to use so much starch that the
beauty and fineness of the fabric Is
hidden behind a paste of varying
thickness, which not only destroys the
appearance, but also afreets the wear-
ing quality of the goods. This trou-
ble can be entirely overcome by using
Defiance Starch, as It can be applied
much more thinly because of its great-
er strength than other makes.
Otto E. Schaar, president of the
Waiters' club of New York, In a re-
cent argument on tipping, said to his
^opponent, sharply: "Your reply re-
minds me of a woman's reply in a
German court. This woman was ac-
cused of poisoning her husband. The
prosecuting attorney said to her:
''You have heard the evidence. The
body contained enough arsenic to kill
(ten persons. What have you to say?'
'My husband,' the woman answered,
'was & big eater.'"
Sheer white goods, in fact, any fine
fwash goods when new, owe much of
Iheir attractiveness to the way they
jare laundered, this being done in a
manner to enhance their textile beau-
ty. Home laundering would be equal-
ly satisfactory if proper attention was
given to starching, the first essential
being good Starch, which has sufficient
■trength to stiffen, without thickening
the goods. Try Defiance Starch and
you will be pleasantly surprised at the
Improved appearance of your work.
Wouldn't Wash It.
"What is that young man doing out
"Trying to attract my attention with
the handkerchief flirtation, I guess."
"You do not seem to be respond-
"No, I am not his laundress."—Nash
No one is so blind to his own fanltf
as a man who has the habit of detect
ing the faults of others.—Faber.
IP YOU I'SE It ALL Hl.l'E,
Get Red Cross Ball Blue, the bent Ball
Blue. Large 2 oz. package only 5 cents.
Jealousy Is the trading stamp given
with each case of true love.
LYDIA E. PINKHA
No other medicine has been so
successful in relieving the suffering
of women or received so many gen-
uine testimonials as has Lydia E.
Pinkham's Vegetable Compound.
In every community you will find
women who have been restored to
health by Lydia E. Pinkham's Veg-
etable Compound. Almost every
one you meet has either been bene-
fited by it, or has friends who have.
In the Pinkham Laboratory at
Lynn,Mass., any woman any day may
Bee the tiles containing over one mil-
lion one hundred thousand letters
from women seeking health, and
here are the letters in which they
openly state over their own signa-
tures that they were cured by Lydia
K. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound.
Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable
Compound has saved many women
from surgical operations.
Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable
Compound is made from roots and
herbs, without drugs, and is whole-
some and harmless.
The reason why Lydia E. Pink-
ham's Vegetable Compound is so
successful is because it contains in-
^p"H«i0J1^which act directly upon
nN* 0 Vvo^' tJeatoi-ing it
tions in ;—
KIND THOUGHT OF THE BRIDE.
KEEP YOUR EYE ON THE NEW STATE
Boy Drowned While Wading.—
While wading with several compan
ions in a pond on the grounds of the
Dewey cement plant, three miles
north of Bartlesville. Fay Pyle, aged
17 years, was drowned. The body
July 4 at Bryan's Home.—The Dem-
ocrats of Oklahoma have made ar
rangements with the Rock Island-
Frisco lines to carry their special
train to the Democratic national con-
vention at Denver. The train will go
Dy way of Lincoln, the Oklahomans
spending July 4 at the country home
of W. J. Bryan.
Randlett a Fire Loser.—Three bus-
iness houses were burned at Randlett
by a fire that originated In the Ave-
nue hotel from an unknown cause.
The loss is about $6,000. The build-
ings destroyed were the Avenue ho-
tel, Scott's real estate office and
Jack's barber Bhop.
Wealthy Negro Murdered.—His
skull crushed and his body almost
entirely consumed, Charley Madison,
a wealthy negro of Kingfisher, wa
found dead in the ruins of his house
and the officers are without a clue
to the identity of the perpetrators of
the crime. Robbery was evidently
the motive, for $4,200 which Madison
received for a farm a few hours be-
fore his violent death has disap-
Will Pursue the Grafters.—Judge
Luman F. Parker, Jr., has been made
a special attorney general to take
charge of litigation relating to Indian
lands in Oklahoma. He recently re-
signed as general attorney for the
Five Civilized Tribes to take this po-
sition. He will assist in the prepara
tion of about 1,500 bills in equity
against land grafters soon to be filed
New Flag to Float.—The new forty-
six star flag made by the Oklahoma
"Betsy Rosses" at their meeting at
Guthrie, will be flung to the breeze
for the first time July 4, when it will
be floated from the flag-stalt in front
of the Carnegie library, where the flag
was made. A large number of the
Betsy Rosses will be present to take
part in the ceremonies, and a picture
will be taken of them with the flag
in their midst.
Reasonable Doubt Defined.—Thos.
Gibbons, serving a life sentence for
the murder of T. C. Renfro near Ana-
darko In July, 1905, has been granted
a new trial by the supreme court on
account of the Instructions of the
lower court on the question of "rea-
sonable doubt," in which it was de-
iined as "a doubt for which you can
give a reason." The killing of Ren-
fro grew out of a school district row
To Oust Oklahoma Joints.—Fred
Caldwell, recently appointed state en-
forcement attorney by Governor Has-
kell, will Btart his crusade againBt
violations of the liquor law at Sa-
pulpa. About thirty-five alleged vio-
lations of the law have been reported
to him from that point and he has
decided to clean up the town. Mr.
Caldwell Is mapping out a plan of
campaign with the intention of vU-
lli'ig every community where illegal
sales are reported.
Holiness Association Officers.—At
the annual meeting of the Oklahoma
Holiness Association held at Black-
well the following officers were
chosen : Rev. H. H. Miller, King-
fisher, president; Rev. S. W. Martin,
Coweta, vice president; Rev. E. B.
Cole, Blackwell, secfetary-treaisurer;
Rev. D. W. Keller, Deer Creek, super-
intendent of grounds; C. F. Cannon
of Ponca City, J. C. Hill of Kingfisher
and A. J. Carder of Blackwell, mem-
bers of executive committee.
Arrested for Murder.—Gasland An-
derson was shot and killed at the
Santa Fe bridge over the Washita
river at Crusher, where he was act-
ing as watchman. R. S. Worthon and
two sons have been arrested charged
with the murder. Anderson was shot
by a No. 12 gauge shotgun, also by a
Winchester rifle, lie was found lying
face downward, his body riddled with
shot and bullets. Bloodhounds were
placed on the trail and Worthon and
his sons wtere found in a canyon in
their tent where officers found shot
the same size as those in-the body of
Anderson, also a 32-calibre rifle.
Damage to Crops Not General.—
According to the advices received by
the state agricultural board from
scattered parts of the state, the sup-
posed crop damage by excessive rain
is not general as at first, reported.
The high wind has been felt In wide-
ly separated portions and has been
Df inestimable benefit to the farmers,
drying the ground so as to permit
planting. Only in the sections where
'.he flood actually washed the crop?
out of the ground is the damage
Not Given Fair Trial.—Lewis Bru
ner, convicted of manslaughter In
February, 1906, at Okmulgee, has
been granted a new trial by the su-
preme court and the judgment of the
lower court set aside in an opinion
by Justice Dunn. Jessie McGee tes-
tified in the lower court that a brother
- Of J-
New York, June 26.—The cotton
market opened Bteady at a decline of
9 points to an advance of 2 points,
near months being lower under not-
ices estimated at about 20,000 bales,
while the later positions were sus-
tained by covering and steady cables.
After a rally to about last night's
prices old crop months sold off to a
net loss of 21% 13 points under con
tlnued liquidation during the middle
of the morning while the new cro>
held within a point or two of last
New Orleans, June 26.—In honor of
the memory of the late Ex-President
Cleveland the New Orleans cotton ex
change closed its doors today at 1
o'colck, several hours earlier than
usual. The future market was also,
closed at that time and it was agreed
that spots would not be quoted today
Futures closed: June, 11.21c nominal;
July, 11.21c; August, 10.47c; Septem-
ber, 9.63c; October, 9.26c; November
9.19c; December, 9.15c; January 9.16c.
St. Louis, June 26.—Quiet. Mid-
dling, ll%c; sales, none; receipts, 528
bales: shipments, 264 bales; stock,
Hail Devastates 5,000 Acres.—The
heaviest hall storm ever witnessed
in the section of Hobart destroyed
5,000 acres of growing crops. Hugo
chunks of Jagged ice as large as a
man's fist fell, perforating roofs in
some sections of the city, like a can
nonade. Over 200 houses in Hobart
alone suffered damage.
May Employ a Woman.—In reply
to an inquiry from Judge W. N. Lit-
tlejohn of Sallsaw, who was a mem-
ber of the constitutional convention,
Assistant Attorney General Spilman
holds that there Is nothing in the law
to prevent the appointment of women
to the position of county stenograph-
er, created by the legislature at Its
Trunk of Gems Blown Away.—A
small tornado which visited Wood-
ward county blew away a trunk filled
with gems belonging to Mrs. Mary
Holman, three and a half miles north-
west of Woodward. It was found
several miles away with the lid open
and the contents gone. The "trunk
was blown out of the house, but no
other damage was done around the
To Explore the Arbuckles.—The
United States geological survey will
commence within two weeks another
series of attempts to further explore
the old historic Arbuckle mountains,
Just soulh of Norman fifty odd miles.
C. W. Hays, a member of the survey,
and Joseph A. Taft, who segregated
the coal, oil and gas fields of the
state a few years ago, will supervise
the entire trip. Chester A. Reeds, of
the university, has been engaged to
do some preliminary woric before the
party reaches there. The party will
study the mountains from many
standpoints, more for scientific than
economical purposes. It is intended
to bring substantial evidence to prov-i
the theory which holds that this part
of the continent was at one time com-
pletely' under water, since the great
flood and that, it was built up by
forces, known in scientific terms as
dlastophlsm, but by the common
forces of erosion It was torn away and
where hird rocks occurred there re-
mained a hill, and so on until tho
Arbuckles, the Wichitas, Ozarks.
Ouichitas and all other hills wen?
made. This is the theory that the
geologists wish to prove. Professor
Charles N. Gould, of the geology de
partment of the state university, will
not take an active part In the ex
ploratlon, although he will keep Id
touch with the work as it is done.
Workman Killed Near Alva-
Michael Melody, employed in raflroat
work near Alva by the Sharp Con
struction Company, was struck by z,
work train and crushed to death un-
der the wheels of the train. His boay
was taken to Aripse, la., where ht
Owen Greeted by 3,000.—With 3,000
people at the train, United States
Senator Owen was given a great re
ception on his arrival at his homa
town. Muskogee. It was too late to
carry out the demonstration planned
When the train rolled in a signal was
given and every whistle in the city
Appointed by Bishop Quayle.—Tho
first appointment by Bishop Quayle
recently selected at the head of tha
Methodist churches in Oklahoma wa."
that of Rev. W. M. P. Rippey of Ok
mulgee to take the place of Rev.
Linebaugh at McAlester. The latter
is to be transferred to Oklahoma City,
and will have charge of the home
mission work of the west side of the
state. Rev. C. H. Harren of Scotts-
burg, Ala., will take the place va-
cated by Rev. Rippey at Okmulgee.
| holds that the court erred in admlt-
| ting this testimony aud that Bruner
I was not given a fair and imnartia'
Possibly Turned Silly Custom Into
Something Really Worth While.
"The most considerate girl I ever
knew got married yesterday," said
the man. "She showed her thought-
Tulne&s in a most unusual way. The
day before the wedding she called the
attention of the rest of the family to
a row of old shoes standing in a down-
" 'I want you to throw these after
the carriage," she said. 'They are all
mates. I collected them to throw
away. I learned some time ago that
certain poor souls who have hard work
to get clothes of any description keep
a lookout for big weddings. They
hang around the house at going-away
time and pick up the good luck shoes.
Meybe they get a fit, and maybe they
don't Anyway, I've done all 1 could
to accommodate them.
" 'Here are six pairs of shoes to be
fired after me. If somebody doesn't
get fitted In that collection, It isn't
SUFFERED TWENTY-FIVE YEARS.
With Eczema—Her Limb Peeled and
Foot Wat Raw—Thought Amputa.
tion Was Necessary—Believes
Life Saved by Cuticura.
"I have been treated by doctors for
twenty-five years for a bad case of
eczema on my leg. They did thqlr best,
but failed to cure it. My doctor had
advised me to have aiy leg cut off. At
this time my leg wire peeled from the
knee, my foot was like a piece of raw
flesh, and I had to walk on crutches.
I bought a set of Cuticura Remedies.
After the first two treatments the
swelling went down, and in two
months my leg was cured and the new
skin came on. The doctor was sur-
prised and said that he would use
Cuticura for his own patients. I have
now been cured over seven years, and
but for the Cuticura Remedies I
might have lost my life. Mrs. J. B.
Renaud, 277 Mentana St., Montreal,
Que., Feb. 20, 1907."
Everybody Pleased But the Consumer.
"Yes, he had some trouble with
his eyes," said the celebrated oculist.
"Every time he started to read he
would read double."
"Poor fellow!" remarked the sym-
pathetic person. "I suppose that In-
terfered with his holding a good po-
"Not at all. The gas company en-
gaged him and gave him a lucrative
job reading gas meters."—Stray Sto-
The extraordinary popularity of fine
white goods this summer makes the
choice of Starch a matter of great im-
portance. Defiance Starch, being free
from all injurious chemicals, is the
only one which is safe to use on fine
fabrics. Its great strength as a stiffen-
er makes half the usual quantity of
Starch nocessary, with the result of
perfect finish, equal to that when the
goods were new.
. w'iclmu, iv.W/zj,.,
But She Cou'*J Shoot.—"You can v
shoot," exclaimed Joseph Murry to
i Mrs. Johanna Nelson, who was hold-
ing a rifle In her hands, which sh*
~ht was not loaded. "Can't 1? I'll
" jokingly replied Mrs. Nel-
* ie gun at Murry. The
^e man fell dead.
f the Nelson j
An Open Question.
Editor—Are you a good critic or a
Musical Reporter—Why do you
Editor—Because In this report of
Signor Growlini you say he is a base
singer and that the orchestra Bololst
is a vile player.
In a Pinch, Use ALLEN'S FOOT-EASE.
A powder. It cures painful, smart-
ing, nervous feet and ingrowing nails.
It's the greatest comfort discovery of
the age. Makes new shoes easy. A
certain cure for sweating feet. Sold
by all Druggists, 25c. Accept no sub-
stitute. Trial package, FREE. Ad-
dress A. S. Olmsted, Le Roy, N. Y.
"That man is a poet."
"How did you discover It?"
"I didn't; he told me."
"Then perhaps he may get over it"
Important to Mothers.
Examine carefully every bottle of
CASTORIA a safe and sure remedy for
infants and children, and Bee that It
In Use For OveV ,*}() Years.
The Kind You Have Always Bought
"Do you enjoy hearing the robins
singing Joyously in the treetops?"
"No." answered Mr. Sirius Baker,
"I don't. If a human being kept prac-
ticing the same tune forever, like •
robin, they'd run him out of the com-
Try Murine Eye Remedy
For Red, Weak, Weary, Watery Eyes.
Murine Doesn't Smart—Soothes Eye Pain.
All Druggists Sell Murine at 50cts. The 48
Pa?p Book in each Pkg. is worth Dollars
in pvery home. Ask your Druggist.
Murine Eye Remedy Co., Ctfleago.
The Best Way.
"Did you ever try to klsa a girl
against her will?"
"Never! Only against her lips."—
ro DRIVE or* MALARIA
AND IH Il.li I P THE SYSTEM.
i.tltn the Old sumduni GKOVK'ri TAH'1'JSLK88
I UUJ. 1WMC. Vou kuu* what you au> tnkinir.
i i.e loruiulu ii plainly printed on every bottle,
,• ; ? i v imply yulnlnc nd Irni In a lasieloM
" I'd i «.t effectual form. For uruwD
r ij.ii'and chiMron. Mlu.
best manner of avenging our-
OS Is by nat resembllr^ him who
M. Vitus' l>nni'c and Ntvoos Diseases pep.
.i rul by J r. K Urt'ut Nerve Restorer.
KUCK 5 .10 tri il I initio urid tr<atlM<. l>r.
. id., ft I Arcji riin-el. Philadelphia, Pa.
"p do not delight us so much
' !r possps inn, as torment u* I
i ilieir loss.—Gregory. '
ANNUAL SALES OVER NINE
Good, reliable quality Is appreciated
by the smoker. Over Nino Million (9,- '
000,000) Lewis' Single Binder cigars
sold annually. The kind of cigar smok-
ers have been looking for, made of
very rich, mellow tasting tobacco. It's
the judgment of many smokers that
Lewis' Single Binder straight 5c cigar
equals In quality the best 10c cigar.
There are many Imitators of this cele-
brated brand. Don't let them fool you.
There is no substitute.
Tell (he dealer you wish to try a
Lewis' Single Binder.
Lewis Factory, Peoria, HI., Original
ors Tin Foil Smoker Package.
After a man has knocked around the
world for a few years without meeting
with success he begins knocking the
Mrs. Wlnilow'i Soothing Sjrrnp,
For i-hllilrt'Q tertlilnii. sofwnt the puma, reduce* ta-
HammaUoii. *ll y paln, cure* wind collu. Si&c a bottle.
Birthdays, holidays and weddings
are what keep the average man poor.
YELLOW CLOTHES ARK UNSIGHTLY.
Keep thorn white with Red Cross Ball Blue.
All grocers sell large '2 oi. package, 5 ccntB.
With the numerous courts In ses-
sion these are trying times.
of tho Well-Informed of the World has
always been for a simple, pleusant and
efficient liquid laxativo remedy of known
value; a laxative which physicians could
sanction for family use because its com*
ponent parts are known to them to b«
wholesome and truly beneficial in effect,
acceptable to tho system and gentle, yet
prompt, in action.
In supplying that demand with its ex-
cellent combination of Syrup of Figs and
Elixir of Senna, the California Fij Syrup
Co. proceeds along ethical lines and relies
on the merits of the laxative for its remark-
That is one of many reasons why
Syrup of Figs and Elixir of Senna is given
the preference by the Well-Informed.
To get its beneficial effects always buy
the genuine—manufactured by the Cali-
fornia Fig Syrup Co., only, and for sals
by all leading druggists. Price fifty cents
Positively cured by
these Little Pills.
They also relieve Dis-
tress from Dyspepsia, In-
digestion and Too Hearty
Eating. A perfect rem-
edy (or Dlisluess, Nau-
sea, Drowsiness, Bad
Taste In the Month, Coat-
ed Tongue, Pain In the
Side, TORPID LIVER.
What a Settlor Can Seoure In
160 Acres Grain-Crowing Land FREE.
20 to 40 Buthels Wheat to the Acre.
40 to 90 Buthelt Oats to the Acre.
35 to SO Bufthela Barley to the Acre.
Timber for Fencing and Building• FREE.
Good 1-awt with Low Taxation.
Splendid Railroad Facilitie* and Low Ratee.
Schools and Churches Convenient.
Satisfactory Markets for all Productions.
Good Climate and Perfect Health.
Chances for Profitable Investments.
Some of the choicest (Train-producing lands la
Saskatchewan and Alberta may nuw be a«-
Revised Homestead Regulation!
by which entry may be made by proxy (on c r-
tain conditions), by the father, mother, son,
daughter, brother or sister o( lnteudlug home-
Entry fee In each case 1s(10.00. For pamphlet,
"Last HeHt West,"particulars ax to raten,routes,
best lline to go aud where to locate, apply to
ley regulate the Bowels. Purely Vegetable.
SMALL PILL. SMALL DOSE. SMALL PRICE.
Genuine Must Bear
j. S. ClAVron,
Re. I2S V. Ninth Slrset. I.nss. City,
daisy fly killer placed anywhere
attracts and kills
nil ti Ira. Nest,
' "Ii ■ rn Irli!, el p.
■ .lists Mil sen-
. son. Absolutely
spill ortlp over,
wlllnntiu.il or In-
itu o«In HAMULI) mij1khh, I4DIX kslb iTC^s'riSkl
WIDOWS'^'new law obtained
PENSIONS to J2SWi.Mr2,s-
DEFIANCE STARCH SSTSSSf
W. N. U., WICHITA, NO. 27, 1908.
Keeps the breath, teeth, mouth and body
anttsepticslly clean and iree irom un*
healthy germ-life and disagreeable odors,
which water, soap and tooth preparations
•lone cannot do. A
fecting and dcodor*
izing toilet requisite
of exceptional ex-
cellence and econ-
for inflamed eyes,
throat and nasal and
uterine catarrh. At
drug and toilet
stores, 50 cents, or
by mail postpaid.
Large Trial Sample
with "mcalth and biaiitv" booh scnt fncb
THE PflXTON TOILET CO., Boston,Mitt
FOR 5HIRT5 COLLARS CUFFS AND FINE LINEN
Let Me Send You a Package of
with your next order of groceries and I will guarantee
that you will be better satisfied
with it than with any starch you
have ever used.
I claim that it has no superior
lor hot or cold starching, and
No cheap premiums are given
with DEFIANCE STARCH,
but YOU «KT ONE-THIRD MOHK
FOR TOUR MONET thttll of Hliy
DEFIANCE STARCH costs
10c for a lti-oz. package, and I
will refund your money il it
slicks to the iron.
The Grocery mas
P!LFS N° MONEY TILL CURED
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