Canadian Valley Record (Canton, Okla.), Vol. 11, No. 43, Ed. 1 Thursday, February 3, 1916 Page: 1 of 8
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"cO'lNTY, OKLA., FEBRUARY 8, 1916.
Kansas City StockYards.
The depression of 10 to 2r
cents on steers, and more thai
that on butcher c.ittl« last week. 1
was forgotten today, everything I
m the kcilliiifeC 'ine 1010 15 high-
er Best steers here brought
$8.50. Receipts were 8UU0 head,
and packer buyers were out eai-
ly tor cattle to start killmu
gangs with, there having been a
close cleanup last week, as re-
ceipts were h*ht alter Tuesday.
Buyers were in a wilting, not
to say anxious mood, and the
predicted rise in cattle values in
the next thirty or sixty days, es-
timated at around a dollar pel
cwt. in some quarters, appeals
more logical than it dul last
week. Receipts were 8000 head
here, considerably less than on
recent Mondays. Good to choice
beef steers sell at *7.75 to «^>0,
medium to common kinds so
to $7.50, western fed steers ® •
to $8.25, cows $5.50 to *V5(K
heifers $b.75 to $8.50. v*als *8 to
$10.50. Quarantine receipts ol
cattle continue very light, some
9b3 lbs, steers here today from
Wagoner at $b.90. In stockers
and feeders there has been no
change in prices since a week
ago. A larger percentage of the
supply runs to beef cattle at this
season, and the stockers and
feeders find ready sale, stock
steers largely at $6.25 to $7. 0,
feeders$6.75 to $7.50 a few cat-
tle up to $7.85, breeding cows
and heifers $5.25 to $6.75
Hog supply was 8000 tO<*ay<
mancet 15 higher, with half a
dozen or more loads at the top,
$8 highest point reached this
month, and $1.25 per cwt. above
four week* ago today. Light
hogs sold up to *7.80, including
a car from the San Iuis Valley.
Colorado, which hogs weighed
more here than when loaded on
the car at home. Packers are
sending agents.to the country to
buy hogs for shipment to their
/ JpoCTam^eary I" «he tighed as her billowy
Hair the in * torrent ol gold
hat tippled and fell o'er a figure a willowy.
. Graceful and fair as a goddess of old.
Over her jewels she flung herself drearily.
Crumpled the laces that snowed on her breast
Crushed with her finger* the lily that wearily
Clung in her hair like a dove in its nest—
And naught but her shadowy form in die mirror
To kneel in dumb agony tUwi and weep new her I j
"Weary?- Of what? Could we f '**n the my*t«y.
Lift up the lashes weighed down by her tears
And wash with their dews one white face from her history.!
Set like a gem in the ted rust of years?
Nothing will rest her—unless he who died of her
Strayed frcm his grave and. in place of the groom.
Tipping her face, kneeling there by the side of her,
Ported the old kiss to the dregs of his doom—
And naught but that shadowy form in the mirror
To kneel in dumb agony dow., and weep near her!
If I Only Had the Money— -.
If 1 Only Had the Money!
How often have you thought this?
How often have you been forced to let a splendid
opportunity pass, simply because you lacked a lew
You have doubtless hao the necessary funds many
times and allowed them to slip through >our fingers.
Don't let this happen a^ain.
You Can grasp these opportunities in the tuture
if you will open an account with us.
bank of canton
E.E. WILLIS, Vice Pres.
0. P. WILLIS. Cashier.
C«pyr.9M by Jam., ftilay
pear high at first sitiht. A half
page of advertising in the Amer-
ican Breeder costs $f>5 per issue,
but our stock breeders claim that
an ad in that paper will be read
by more stockmen tlia* in any
other paper. Any person who
has registered stock to sell
should at once write to the S«*c -
Treas , J- M. Rapp at Watonga.
The number of animals to be
accepted is limited and entries
should be madf at once so that
the sales catalog may be com-
pleted as soon as possible.
Cooler and Better Air
In Public Places.
"Overheating is probably the
Insurance Against Sickness
A bill will be introduced in the
Vew York State Legislature this
year tor insurance against sick-
ness. Such insurance as exists
in Germany and Great Britain
will be conpulsorv for all men
and women gainfuliy employed
whose earnings are less than
$1200 per unnum. Two-fifths of
the cost of this insurance is to
be borne by the workers, two-
fifths by their employers, and
one-filth by the state! The bill
provides that in case of illness
the beneficiary or his dependents
shall receive one-half or two-
thirds of his regular wages, as
well as specified medical, pilar
j | £ vv v i i ■*' r
w — — maceutical, and hospital benefits.
a«n ..u —uftr I j>,cdispo*ing factor of work**. of
buy ho*. for "'"P"' activity i.,«"«d K''PP>=—w,"cU 18 |U*1 I auCli a law iy the United Slates
JODOB JAMBS R. ToLBEUT IUYHoND A. ToLBERT IkA * UoOOBBB
Tolbert-Tolbert & Rodgers
ATTORNEYS AND COUNSELORS-AT-l-AW
—PRACTICE IN ALL COURTS—
Offices—Hobart and Custer City, Oklahoma.
point to si ron k prices
There is no difficulty in
disposing of the fresh pork or the
product, and the Eastern hog
supply is dwindling, competition
will become more keen from now
J. A. RickakT,
The First Annual Live Stock
Sale in Blaine County
Is announced by the Blaine
County Live-Stock Breeders' As-
sociation. At the meeting on
January 31st,«thisassociation de-
cided to have their Fir*t Annual
Sale next March 24, at Waton-
ga. The object of this Annual
Sale Is to help the farmer who
may have but a few head ol reg-
istered stock to sell to be sure ol
a good market for his surplus
animals and in this way the rais-
ing of pure bred stock will be en-
couraged. The stock is to in-
cluue horses, jacks, cattle, hogs
and sheep. The entry ft* for
horses and jacds is $10 per head,
cattle <17, hogs $2 and sheep $1.
These lees have been made as
low as possib.e and yet give an
income to pay the exoense ol
sale, which is estimated at $400.
To be a success the s.le must be
widely advertised and advertis
tory affections," says the
York medical Journal. which
prges,that some lenal restric-
tion ought to be placed upon the
heating of public gathering pla-
ces, setting for instance, 72 de-
crees Fa.enheit, as the highest
| possible limit for heating. If
ihis were done ami the law rigid-
ly enforced, the foul air so no-
ticable in many of these places
would cease to be a menace to
health if our modern concep-
tion cf vitiated air is correct.
That outdoor air is more health
ful than indoor air is commonly
asserted. One reason that is
strongly advoeated in support of
this statement is that outdoor
air is cooler and no*, so dry as
A load of chunk wood on sub-
scription would be mighty ac-
ceptable at this time. Bring it
My bov, Marion Simmons, has
a home anytime he wishes to
come home. I will not pay any
debts which he might incur.
.Up 42 S. T Simmons.
Farm For Sale
Improved If.O acres, 2 miles
from Munice, 1 mile from school,
2 miles to church. 70 in culti-
vation, 5 acres orchard, small
vineyard, balance pasture. Good
house, 3 rooms, «ood frame barn
for six horses, *ood trame hen
house, corn crib and «rainary,
trood cave, good well and wind-
mill. fine water, place all fenced
and sioss fenced. Land is dark
sandy loam. Price, $2500, will
take cash or trade for good live
mock. P. B. Blackwood,
Fountain, Oklahoma, tf
y THAT'S EASY TO WORK
► To the builder in that it saves time and work ol
y carpenters. We're extremely particular about
t shingles as a poor root on any building is a nuisance.
| We have just unloaded a oar ol the best red cedar
shingles, also a car ol Arkansas white oak posts.
I Come in and look our stock over before buying.
k\ Yours for a square deal,
A. H. HILL LUMBER CO.
E. E. EVERETT, Manager
j Bring in your popcorn and
1 peanuts. Taken on subscription
'jsame as money.
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When sou yet ready to butcher
call at the City Drug Store ant'I
see Wright's Ham Pickle and, _un a.y. c
m.nl church directory
, . Preaching
Sugar Cure. You know what i Epworth League
Wright's Smoke is and we will prea hHw
both 'be pleased if you learn I v.
their Ham Pickle
10:00 A. M
11:00 A. M
7:00 P. M
8:00 P. M
Prayer Nleeting Thursday 8:00 P. M
All are invited to these services.
A. 0. McVay. Pastar.
ALb WORK GUARANTEED
L. R. MANSFIELD, Phone 61
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Canadian Valley Record (Canton, Okla.), Vol. 11, No. 43, Ed. 1 Thursday, February 3, 1916, newspaper, February 3, 1916; Canton, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc176069/m1/1/: accessed September 26, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.