Claremore Progress. And Rogers County Democrat (Claremore, Okla.), Vol. 18, No. 1, Ed. 1 Friday, February 11, 1910 Page: 4 of 8
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A. L. Kates, Publisher.
Official Paper of Rogers County
Knlrml at I ho l-.ail.4tW at Ctorwmoc®. Okla.. a
wr«jnd-claw mall matter.
Slim I D BE COMPUTED.
Th«> rr<>Kreiis hits Ivvn Ringin? th<
snnu until it is rath<T threat! liar«l
thai th«* matter of HecuriiiK the riitht-
of way for th - Interurltan & Belt Kail-
way should be completed, not only in
justice to our.-H*lve« but as a matter of
fairness to Collinsville, I'ryor Creek
aid Skiatook, who have already raised
The road means much to Claremore
not only as a matter of convenience and
developement of the town, but the
. holding of Collinsville within this county
,,orIwkhich with the c,,nti,r,"u8 torntor>
r.ki-i. , of l>w*l uf Koinr. county, •object to , that would go to Tulsa county, will
the Democratic t.rim r> W 1 I'AINt _ , mt i_
FRIUAV. FEB. 11. 1910.
FOR COUNTY Jimc.B.
I dciw to announce my candidacy for the ofllw
of t'ounty Judire of Hotter. county, .ul.joct to
th. .Uh- lh" v",r" " "j". frawZ*rt-
■ . , that I will be a candidate for
Sheriff f R.*er county. ubject to the demo-
cratic primary W|, SON OatooM. Oklahoma.
FOR COUNTY CLERK.
I hereby announce that I am a . an.li.late for
County Clerk of Rovers county. ul'J*ct lotthe
democratic primary. D. M- HAt SK
W J EMrt.lre. the pre«enl deputy clerk of
Roirerr rount>. i* a candidate for the office of
county clerk of Ro*er county, at the democratic
primarily to be held In Au*u«t. and sublet to the
wi hei* ..f the people. A clean «-t of rceord hook*,
no partial favorites and counteoua treatment I*
what you will ft ml at the count) clerk
I desire to announce my candidacy for County
Commissioner f Rotters county • rom the Third
district subject to the democratic primary.
dlstrKi. sut j JOHN DIKICKSON.
J W. Biekel announce, that he will In' a candi-
dale for County C.«nnil~.ioner from the third dis-
trict subject to the democratic primary in Auirusl
FOR COUNTY ATTORNEY.
I hereby announce my candidacy for the nomi-
nation for County Attornej. subject to the act .on
of the democratic voters of R.srerx county. to h«
expressed in the primary election in August/IMO.
Pnnrresn is authorized toannounce E. C. Alberty
as a candidate for County Attorney subject to the
actiou of the Democratic Primary to hi- held
y(Hi DISTRICT CLERK.
We are authorized to announce I*e Settles, a
candidate for Clerk of the District Court, subject
to the will of the democracy of Roiters county, to
beexpresxed at the primary next Auirust
Tothe Voters of Rogers County:
1 hereby announce myself as a candidate for
Clerk of the District Court, subject to the action
of the democratic primary to be held Auirunt L'nd
R. K. ADAIR. Chelsea. Oklahoma.
FARMERS IN I BUST IV.
Mr. Editor: -
I am a farmer and wish to say a few
words through the columns of your
paper relative to the democratic nom-
ination for governor, as viewed from a
farmer's standpoint. I want toexpress
what 1 know to be the sentiments of
my community, composed entirely of
farmers, and in doing so, lend the lit-
tle weight of my words tothe strength
of an already popular man.
We, in my neighborhood, and, I take
it, the state over, want to honor-to
give highest honors—to the man who
has steadfastly, energetically and sin-
cerely helped the farmer. To him
whose hand has ever been helping,
whose generosity and liberality have
aroused our admiration and gratitude,
whose business ability has tended more
than anything else to make and hold
for us a good market for our products,
to him let honors be given.
I live near Elk City and do my trad-
ing at that point. There I met Mr. F.
E. Herring, the man of whom 1 write,
and have known him for a number of
years. My confidence in him, won
through our business associations, has
never ahaken or wavered.
In the fall of 1907, during the panic
times when money was scarce and real
Buffering stared us in the face, it was
Mr. Herring, the present candidate for
the democratic nomination for governor
that devised a scheme whereby we were
able to sell our cotton, and corn, etc.,
and felt but slightly the trials which
came to our less fortunate brothers.
Any man, if he is honorable at all, can
always get aid and credit at Mr. Her-
ring's store, until he can get on his
feet and started again.
He is absolutely fearless, standing
invaribly for that which is fair and
honorable, letting no man swerve or
influence him. We know him to be
honest, always honest, with no flinch-
mean a loss of about a million and a
half of taxable wealth. The building
of this road means the holding of thia
territory which means much in the
taxable values in the eountv, and is
of intereat to every tax payer of the
Judge Bonds, who has just returned
from Collinsville, informs us that the
people there are extremely sore over
(he manner in which Claremore has
treated this question and they are first
waiting to see what the outcome will
be before making a move to go into
Tulsa county. The matter is serious
and the people of Claremore should
awake to that fact and see to it that
the matter is closed up with Mr. Jones
THE TAX QUESTION.
Why not quit giving so much time to
complaining about high taxes and seek
a rational remedy for reducing them.
The tax trouble is mainly local as
thirty-one mills of our present levy is
for city and school purposes. The
agitation for a commission form of
government has that end in view and
every tax payer who feels that his taxes
are too high should take an interest in
the matter and attend the meetings
called for that purpose ao that its
feasibility may be ful'y discussed
Then the matter of our school levy
should be a matter of public discussion.
The school district has a taxable wealth
of over one million, seven hundred ant*
forty thousand dollars, on which we
are paying a ten mill levy, in addition
to which over two thousand dollars is
received each year from the state and
county. It will be seen by this that
school board has available each year
close to twenty thousand dollars, and
making allowance for delinquent taxes
has over eighteen thousand dollars.
The present indebtedness of the dis-
trict is $20,000, so to take care of the
interest account it takes ore thousand
dollars, leaving for the use of the
schools over seventeen thousand dol-
Under the state laws, the county has
to foot the bills for the negro pupils in
the district and by reason of the State
University School being located here
no high school has to be maintained
and their taking of eighth grade pupils
alone has reduced the average atten-
dance of the public school which the
district has to take care of to about
five hundred, so it will be seen that we
are spending about thirty-four dollars
per yesr to educate a child in the com-
mon school grades.
We are not inclined to advocate the
curtailment of school facilities to a
point to injure the work of the schools
but we do believe we arc raising too
much money for the number of pupils
attending our schools.
J. Casper Lipe, who is luxurating at
Huntinging Park, California, in a letter
to have the Progress sent to his address,
says: "It is real enjoyment to read
"Oolagah Oozings," "Sageeyah Snap
Shots," and "Ueulah Ideas," and the
doings of the county commissioners,
while basking in California sunshine
and sniffing the sweet perfume of a
Among the new state charters grant-
ed at Guthrie during the past few days
was one to the Claremore Health Home
Since my last letter found its wa>
into the columns of your valuable pa-
lter, and since the sun was hidden on
"ground hog day," we have c'tc led
to remain out and sally forth again to
have our way.
Many of our people attended the
Gallagher trial last week at the coun-
ty seat. Sympathy seems to be with
Mr. Gallagher. His neighbors have
never known him guilty of anything
harmful. If he has committed this
heinous crime he has his neighltors
fooled One thing we are reasonably
sure of: that is that there are others
who are guilty. One [tarty has al
ready flown to parts unknown. But
he does not bear an enviable reputa-
tion, and hence we ard reluctant to
commend him to his new neighbors.
Oh, if wicliedness could be eliminated!
And how much better it would be if,
when a man commits a crime, he would
accept the blame, instead of trying to
shuffle the consequences off onto some
innocent man, and then sit back and
laugh at "bleeding innocence."
It was the pleasure of ye scribe to
attend the Rogers County Farmers In
stitute at Claremore lart week. We
sa«v some of the finest poultry there
it was ever our pleaaure to ace. We
also heard some splendid lectures. We
believe that the Rogers County Insti-
tute is on the high road to success.
Why not all the farmers take part in
this work? Its object is to teach the
farmer better and more intensive
methods of agriculture instead of ex-
tensive methods. We heard a man,
who is tn business in one of our county
towns say the other day that this
country was sorely in need of a lot of
good substantial rural citizens. This
fact we do not deny. It is rarely that
any country has too many good citi-
zena. But we have repeatedly heard
this same man scout and poke fun at
the idea of farmers getting together
in any kind of an organization. Wheth-
er it be to make a concerted effort in
selling their products or to study bet-
ter methods of agriculture. To our
mind the silliest man we have to con-
tend with, and the one who retards
the general progress and prosperity of
the country most, is the near-sighted
bnainess man in our little towns who
opposes every effort of the farmers to
get together, either to study agricul-
Uscd the World over
No other article of human food
ever received such em-
phatic commendation for
purity, usefulness and whole-
someness from the most
Royal has always received the highest award when
exhibited or tested In competition
Dr. A. L. I'rume has sold his dental j AN OKLAHOMA CLASSIC.
office furnishings to Dr. J. B. Mark-| An eastern paper has recently pub- About six men with farm implements
ham and has moved to Crossett, Ark-. lished the peroration of Temple llous- and one wagon ami team to clear up,
ansas, where he has a lucrative offer ton's defense of a fallen woman. It break and improve 20 acres of land
from a large lumber company to act as' was "one of the last great speeches joining the Preparatory school site.
their company dentist, at a guaranteed
salary. Dr. Crume, while a compara-
tively new resident of our town, was
appreciated as a good man in his pro-
fession, and a good town builder.
this really unique and able Oklahoman
made prior to his death, and it will
stand for all time as a monument to
his genius. It has been ordered pre-
served in the archives of the Oklahoma
The ministers of the town have had Historical Society.
a directory printed, showing the ser-
vices held at the following churches:
First Presbyterian, J. N. McDowell,
pastor; Christian, C. E i'mootz, pas-
tor; Methodist Episcopal, A. O. Lock-
wood, pastor; First Baptist. Aytch-
monds P. Stone, pastor; Methodist
Episcopal South, Geo. W. Lewis, pas-
tor, St. Pauls Episcopal, Rev. J. H.
Did you notice the thunder early last
night? There is a saying, especially
among the fruit growers of Northwest
Arkansas, that if it thunders in Febru-
ary it will frost in May. This saying
is not quite a popular as the ground
hog story, but much more reliable; and
without going into a scient'flc discus-
sion of the case, we are willing to
. .. . , ... wager a few beans that it frosts in
methods that will give them aaremore on the night of the 8th of
greater yields, or to try to secure May lgi0
better prices for their products.
But pofsibly we would better leave
Sheriff Hiram Stephens is the proud
this discussion for an article devoted ?wner 8 B?nlJine Bl00<? Hound which.
to the farmers interests, and try to
give some local news items.
he purchased from J. A. Conner, of
Aurora, Mo. The sheriff is as proud
„ of his dog as a boy with his first boots.
Miss Mattie Haymes has gone back He cust Mr stephens |100 but the
to Claremore to stay with her brothers citisena of the towrn took a co„ec_
who are attending the "Prep" school tio„ aa goon „ the doR arrived am]
' ere" relieved Mr. Stephens of part of the
School at Oowala resumes today, af- expense. Mr. Stephens promises that
ter a vacation since before holidays, he will do away with our petty thieves
the prolonged vacation being caused by and would-be fire bugs.
awaiting the erection of an addition to County Supt. B. H. Hester has for
the school building. Miss Lyda Tenny- free dil)tribulion 2,000 copies of the
son remains as principal and Miss Ella Daily oklahoman containing a "write-
Ward has been employed as her assis- up.. of Oklahoma's Rural Schools.
tant" Several pictures of Rogers county's
The wife of Wm. Hall ford of San new school houses are shown and Rog-
Antonio, Texas, a brother of our era county's new schools are held up
neighbor, J. W. Hallford. was buried ! as a model of what can lie accomplished that you add aught to the woes of this
in Ward Grove cemetery last Wednes- in the rural districts by proper organ-
day. Mr. and Mrs. Hallford formerly ization. These papers are for free
lived in this neighborhood. They have distribution at the office of the county
many friends here who extend their superintendent. Call for one.
sympathy to the husband and children I
in this sad hour. I MILTIM \TIJH KIMH THRGIRL. S.
T. D. Bard. Sr., returned Sunday ' A lot of girls at Evansville, Ind . have
from Oklahoma City, where he had °nr«niied a club and resolved to never
been in attendance upon a meeting of kisa a man drinks intoxicants or
the directors of the Confederate Sol-! P1"*8 car,ls- We are hat
diers Home. Theae old ex warriors of Claremore girls contemplate similar
the Gray are rapidly passing away to Httion- 0ne of tht m *taU' her P081"
Houston, when the trial came off,
was ill; exposure had impaired his
voice and he only addressed thj jury in
a calm conversational tone A It t
referring to the legal questions involv-
ed, he bent over toward the jury so
that -he could almost place his hand
on their shoulders, and in a clear,
penetrating voice he closed the address
with the following words:
"Our sex once wrecked her once
pure life. Her own sex shrinks from
her as they would the pestiLnce. So-
ciety has reared its relentless walls
against her and only in the friendly
shelter of the grave can her betrayed
and broken heart ever find the Redeem-
er's rest. They told you of her assumed
names as fleeting as the shadows on
the walls, of her sina, her habits; but
they never told you of her sorrows, and
who shall tell what her heart, sinful
though it may be, now feela! When
the remembered voices of mothers and
sisters, whom she must seo no more on
this earth, fall again like music on her
erring soul and ihe prays God that she
could only return and must not-not in
this life, for the seducer has destroyed
make her leave. They wish to wring
from the wages of her shame the price
of this medicated injustice: To take
from her the little money she might
have and God knows, gentlemen, it
came hard enough. The old Jewish law
told you that not the price of a tlog no:
the hire of such aa she should come
within the house of the Lord, and I say
unto you that our justice fitly symbol-
ized by woman's form, does not ask
Mrs. J. M. hoi.int;
Twelve months in the year-Swcet.'i
(First publication Keb. 11, 1910)
RETORT OF THE CONDITION OF
IHE FARMLRS & MERCHANTS BANK
at Catoosa. in the Stat* of Oklahoma, at the clone
of buMitcaM Jan. 31. 1910:
Loan* and Discounts .. t27,2 'J> 97
Overdraft*. H«i*ur*sl and unxccun*! Ml .11
Hiorkn. ItomU. warrants, etc 4,123 63
Hank in? Houm* 2.2M) 00
rurmiurt* and Fixture* 7fi0 OH
('ha'kii and Oth«*r Cn-h Items 2V, %
Caith ami Sitrht Kxchantr*' 24.387 39
Capital Stork Takl in
Undivided Profit*, Imb Kxpenwa and
$-r 9.113 2ft
ft. 376 00
State of Oklahoma. County of Koir« r*-M.
I. A. E. Henry. Cashier of the above tuunvd
Hank, do Holemnly Hwear that the atMive statement
w true to the bettt of my knowledge and belief, no
help me (iod.
m-l.) A- E. HaNBT. Cashier.
Subecrilied and nworn to before me thia 8th day
of Feb. lyiO.
J. M. aukihon. Notary Public.
My rommUrtion expire* May 11th. 1910.
Jicrr M. Gnavrrr. i
J. K. Hill. i l> ™*-tora.
(First publication Feb. 11, 1910)
Ordinance No. 31.
An Ordinance eMtahli hintr election districts for
special election to lie held March 16, 1910. in the
city of Claremore. Oklahoma, for the purple of
ing from consequences. But best of Company, with a capiUl of $125,000.
all we know that he respects us as we M- S" Wi,8°n' C" C" Win* and H Jen*
respect him, and is clean, strong and
manly enough to respect himself.
Let it be aaid of us who know him,
who arj associated with him every week
or oftener, and have been for years,
that we are for him with all our might,
and look forward to his administra-
tion of the state's affairs as we look
to him for all that is right and fair in
nings are mentioned as incorporators.
This company recently purchased the
Perdue bath house, and Mr. Jennings,
the company's local representative, in-
forms us that several men of high
financial standing in St. Ixiuis are back
of the enterprise, and that they intend
to make many needed improvements on
their purchase. Among other good
business. C. D. Turman, Beckham ! thln«s they have in eontempUtion i*
County News. Elk City, Okla. I the erection of an e,?hty r"",m ho'*'1
as soon as the weather settles sufri-
WHY BK OUT OK A JOB? ciently to insure rapid work on same.
Do Business for Yourself. A This is certainly welcome news to the
portable gasoline |ieanut roaster and people of Claremore. It now looks as
corn popper combined, good as new [ if Radium water is to have the chance
for sale at a bargain at Sutton & we have long wanted to show the world
Helm's Bakery. Claremore. Okla. ! what it will do.
The sales on canned goods this year are far ahead
of last. Why? Because of the quality and price.
Our line is complete in California Fruits and
Eastern Berries, put up in syrup to make the fruit
retain its natural flavor.
Small fruits, such as cherries, blackberries, red
and black raspberries, strawberries, can be served
as table sauce or with ice cream, and makes the
best of pies.
"We Sell Some Coffee"
C. S. LEACOCK, Prop.
Phone 88 "Th Star? Thai dmn to Supply th* Damand" Phone 88
that land of endless day in the city far
We have information to the effect
that an agreement has been reached
by which the Blue Creek Rural Tele-
phone Co. and the Bushyhead Tele-
phone Co. have united. There will be
a switch board at Foyil. This ar-
rangement perfected, we will have a
net work of telephones throughout
this part of the county. Watch us
come to the front.
Mr. and Mrs Lee Latimer and son
were Saturday night and Sunday vis-
itors with R. L. Haymes and family.
W. H. Watkins, one of our pushing
Blue Creek farmers, has a large barn
nearing ompletion on his farm.
RAVKN BLUCf RAVINGS.
The Rev. Wood of Chelsea, will preach
at tie Chambers school house the third
Saturday night and Sunday morning
and night. Come out and hear him.
Miss Besaie Stroupe, of Claremore,
visited John Ewen aud family Sunday.
The range stove agents are thick in
Mrs. Key's incubator has arrived.and
she has it already going, we may look
for chickens to be cheap thia spring.
The farmers are blue, they cannot
prepare to plant garden thia kind of
John Ewen haa ordered a derick to
to lift J. B. Sallee's watermelons in
Miaa Ethel Ewen visted her uncle,
James Paraon, near the switch all last
Mr. and Mrs. James Paraon took
dinner with J. Ewna and family Sun-
We are getting ahead in the world,
and we will soon have no chicken range
aa Mr. Tyrell is going to build a house
on the corner and houses will soon lie
within a half mile of each other. The
new town will be known •• Stringtown
You had better buy early if you want
a cheay lot.
Hert, Flippin's cattle are looking fine.
He will be able to ship early this year.
White Eaquimo spitz dog, 16 months
old; cornea to call of Billie. Bring to
Walker's Department store.
tion as follows:
"The man who takes the red, red
Can never glue his lips to mine.
The man who chews the navy plug.
Will in my parlor get no hug.
Who smokes, or chews, or "cuts a
Shall never, never bite my neck.
Young man, don't monkey with the
Or we can never more be pards.
' The man who guzzles lager beer
Shall nevtr, never 'chaw' my ear
Drink nothing stronger than red pop,
Or in your lap I'll never flop.
If aught but water you e'er taste
Just keep your arm from round my
If you drink wine or other slop
You shall never hear my corset pop
The man who smokes the cigarette
Can never squeeze me—you can
M.0S A LUXURY.
A quarter of a century ago few peo-
ple would have believed that time would
ever come when eggs would be an ex-
pensive luxury, instead of the rather
plebeian complement of the ordinary
mesl. Eggs were hardly more than
the farm wives pin money twenty-five
years ago, but today they are one of
the world's greatest industries and a
very potent factor in the food problem
which is giving the incressed cost of
living investigators so much concern.
The domestic supply is not only decreas-
ing at in alarming rate, but the cxporli-
to Canada are also very materially grow-
ing still further curtailing the resources
of the family provider and the boniface.
Beginning Sunday, February 13th,
Th? Daily Oklahoman will be on sale at
all newstands at 7 o'clock in the morn
ing, instead of in the afternoon as here
The best grocers handle Sweet and
NOTI( K TO HOLDERS Ol CITY
I can pay city warrants as follows:
Contingent registered 40 and below.
General light and water 111 and below.
Fee and salary 130 and below.
Street and Bridge 6H and below.
6t D. H. Dennky, Treasurer.
unhappy one, who only asks at your
hands the privilege of being left alone.
' The .Master, while on earth while
he spake in wrath and rebuke to kings
and rulers, never reproached one of
these. One he forgave, another he
acquitted. You remember both and
now, looking upon this friendless out-
cast, if any one of ua can say unto her.
'I am holier than thou,' in the resj e.-t
which she is charged with sinning, who
is he'.' The Jews who brought the
woman before the Savior have been
held up to the execration of the world
for 2.IHMJ years. I have always respec-
ted them. A man who will yield to
the reproaches of his cot science a.<
they did has the elements of good in
him, but the modern hypocrite has no
such compunctions. If the prosecutors
of this woman whom you are trying
had brought her before lh> Savior,
they would have accepted his challenge
-• ml each one gathered a rock and
stoned her in the twinkling of an eye. "
"No, gentlemen, do as your Master
did twice under the very same circum-
stances that surround you. Tell her to
go in peace."
The jury acquitted her as soon as
they could reach their room. From
(Flnt publication Feb. II. 19111)
Notice to Creditors.
I*: the matter of the administration uf the estate
« f Florenc# J. Ilenry, deee****!.
In the county court in and for Roger* county.
Mtate of Oklahoma
Not ire im hrreby irivpn to all per«« n* that I.
Eddy Rector, wim « n the 1' 'hday of February A.
I> «lulvftp|Miir.ia<d administrator «if thaeatat*
of Florence J. Henry. daceaj *d.
Now. thfrefnrv. nil |>er- oi« havinir claims
airainxt the <«|<| Florence J Ilenry are wiuirml to
prwnt th -m together with the neceimary vouch
e « therefor, at the f lUll St Krtel,
Claremore, Oklahoma, within i*i month* after
the date of the fir*t publication of thin notice.
Dated February 11, imo.
Administrator of the estate of Florence J. Henrv,
(First publication Feb. «. 1910)
REPORT OK THE CONDITION OF THE
Bank of Claremore
Loan* and discount* 9'J04..1Kt 4*
Over lrafU. sccured arid unsecured id
Stork . Itor.di. Warrants, etc 31,171 21
. Houai 7.000
Furniture ami ftituraa 2.774 00
Other Real Estate Owned <R>
Due t,.*m Hank- IM.lMUCt
Check* sod Other Cash Items 2.1321 16
Cash in Hank 2V-4* 30
Total 2321.2*/; ll
Capital Si.h k |>«id in $ ,>.mm on
•ralu • I- und 2.000 im
ndlvsled I'roftts, len« Eviiertsee and
Ta*e« I'uid 1.460 II
Reserved f<ar ta**— 2,147 60
Due to Rank*. Dep«i tt 2 .M|§ <Kf
Individual I*-|„ .||- Sulijert to<'hack IM,Ml M
rime I ert Iflcatee of I lepoelt ;Ui,fl07 44
Certified Cperks 46 HO
Cashier's Check ■ Outstanding 4.2IM 24
i to the isMuance
water work*, public park and city
t. and designating voting place* in
. Total ^
State of Oklah«ima. County of Rogers, sa.
I. ti. |J. Devi*, cashier of the abnvs
Hank, do stilemnli swear that the above *tatement
is true, to the )«• i uf my knowledge and belief,
► help me Qud.
(2. D Davis. Cashier,
fluhsrrihsd and -worn to before me thia 3d day
of Fsbrtiary, Imo
M W I* Johnston. Notary I'ublfe.
My commissi.,n e«p|rea April Kith, 1IM2.
Correct At tent
Earn a (j, Havl
W. F HAT*
of bond* for
Whereas, aspoeial election ha* b«*en rnllcd to lie
held in the city uf Claremore, Oklahoma, on
March 16. 19lo. for the purpo.se of huhmitting to
the <|ualitied property tax-paying voters of naid
city propositions a* to the issuance of water
work*, public park and City llall bonds, and
Whereas, it is ntt essary that election districts
he e tabiiMhed in aid city for the purptsie of sasi
election, and voting places deniKnated therein,
He it ordained by the Mayor and councilmen of
the city of Claremore. Oklahoma:
Section 1. That election District No. 1 for the
purpose of submitting to the qualified property
tax paying voter* of *aki city of Claremore, the
propusiHon* of the issuance of water work*,
public patk and City Hall bond*, on Man h
1'.. 1910. "hall include all that part of said city
comprising the First urd of s tid city, and the
voting plare in said Election District No. 1 *hall
lie Council* h amber
Section That Elation District No. 2. for
the purpose of mmm! el ert ion shall include all that
part "f -aid city comprising the Second ward of
said city, and the voting place in naid Election
District No. 2 shall be Clarern .nt school building.
Section A. That Election District No i. for
the pur|H «« of .-uiid election shall include all that
part jf said city compriting the Third ward of
«atd city, and the voting place in said Election
District No. 3 shall be I'atton's Grocery.
Section 4. The Election District No 4. for the
purponc of naid election hall include all that
part of *aid city comprising the Fourth ward of
said city and the voting place in naid Election
District N". I *hall I# Fire Station.
Section For the preservation of public peace
and safety an emergency is hereby declared to
exist whereby this Ordinance take* effect and
hecome* in full force from and after its passage
I'assed and approved this 7th day of February .
A F. Moon. Mayor
Attest: W. II FRY. City Clerk.
I First publication Feb. II, 1910)
Hy virtue of the authority vested in me by the
constitution and laws of the state of Okiahonta,
ar.d pursuant to an ordinance* passed hy the Coun-
cilmen of the city of Claremore. Oklahoma, on the
7th day of February. 1910. notice is hereby given
that a Npecial election has been ordered and will
Is* held in said city of Claremore, on Tuesday, the
16th day >f March. 1910. fur the purp«sie of sub-
mitting to the qualified property tax paying
voters of said city, the following proportions
First. Shall the city of Claremore. Oklah
be authorised to issue the negotiable bond* of
said city in the aggregate amount of 136.t*« .00 for
the purpose of providing fund* for improving and
extending the water works of said city now owned
exclusively hy naid city?
For the issuance of water works bond*.
Against the issuance of water work* honds.
Se« ond. Shall the city of Claremore, Oktaha
Is* auth *ri ed to issue the negotiaole bonds of saki
city in the aggregate amount of |lo.ou0.<« t
raira mean* for the puriswe of purchasing sit
and improving name for public park to Is* owned
exclusively by said city?
For the i«*uance of public park bond*.
Againitt the issuance of public park bonds.
Third. Shall the city of Claremore. Oklahoma,
be authorised to issue the negotiable bonds of said
• itj in the aggregate amount of fl.Y ;«0n on. to raise
mean* for the purchai*eof a site and the erection
thereon uf a city hall, to lie owned exclusively by
For the issuance of city hall tionds.
Against the iasuance of city hall tsmds.
Said election will be held at the fo.lowing poll
ing places as designated and established by
Ordinance No. 31, duly passed by the City Council
uf said city of Claremore, and approved by the
mayor of said < ity of Claremore. Oklahoma, on
the 7th day of February. 1910. ar.d In the election
districts in and for *aid city of Claremore, estab-
Election District No. 1 (Council Chamber
Election District No 2 Clarernont school build-
Election District No. 3 I'atton'« Grocery.
Elect ion District No. 4 Fire Station.
The following named person* are hereby deto-
nated and appointed to act as judges and clark*
of said election In the several voting places
ron KI.K« TIOW 1-1*1 Kl« T NO. 1.
Judges. II. S. Hurgens. E. lbs bock. Clerks. C.
F. Fulbright, Chas. Hess.
ro« gl K< TION IHSTITP T NO. 2-
Judges, T. Cardrell. E. M. Eaton. Clerks. Juhn
C. Barrett, A. J Trail.
run kijption dihtrict no. i.
Judges. II. II MakeniH. fi. W. P. McClellan.
Clerks. Clyde Julian. W A. Met leilan
ron M.K'Tlt.N ointrk-t no. 4.
Judges. J. H llurgesa, John Duck. Clerks, C.
I\ Chambers. F. IV Mitchell.
The ballots to be voted at sakl election shall lie
In the form of the several prop«i i'inn. alsive
at a ted Those desiring to vote for the several
issues of Isolds, or any of them, will plare the
word "YEH oppoelte the word*, "For the issu-
ance of sakl Bonds", and thisw desiring to vote
against the issuance of naid tsmds. or any of them,
will place the word "NO" opposite the words.
Against the Issuance of said Bonds' . The votes
will l e taken separately as toeach oris of said
Th. poll, fur Mill Clinton will b. ulwnnl «t >l>
o'rlm h In th. fnr<-n<«in uf ufcl .lay
wv.n u rl.irit tn th. uffrrn< ni ,,f .*!.! u, \,
pmnn will li. rntttlnl tn vut. n rlthrrof llir M|,|
pruptaillMma ..rapt h« l a l.v ll, ,lualiltn|
SDpvrlr ta« P«>ln« vm r >.f Mid city, •> raiuirtil
the pmvulon. uf ft-rlbm *7 uf Artlrl. X uf
• Cunntltuttun uf thrHuir uf Oklahoma
tilv.n uixiar no haml and th. aa-al uf wi.1 City
of (:|ar*m rr. Oklahoma. Ihi 7ih clay uf r bruai .
BcKinniitir Novemltor l*t
will remain on tuile till April
30, 1910, allowing final return
limit uf June 1. Win.
TO POINTS IN
For information ask nearest
Frisco ai;ent, • r write
C. O. JACKSON.
Div Pass. Agent,
Notary l*ublic. Insurance. Real Estate
VV. II. IUSSMANN,
I). G. ELLIOTT
Rooms in Farmers Bank building. Claremore,
C. s. WOKTMAN,
All busineee will receive prompt attention.
Office Farmers Hank and Trust Co '• building.
WALTER W. SHAW
Office in opera house building. Claremore, Okla.
EIGHT, EZZARD ft
A. F. MOOD,
Both civil and criminal practice, bankruptcy and
prohete practice, collections and corporation law.
contests and pensions. The only registered pension
attorney In the Territory. Pensions obtained quick-
y. Office over City Drug Store. Claremore. Okla.
'. E. MOODY A. H. MEYER
MOODY & MKYKK
Practices in all courts. Office in Farmers Bank
t Trust Co. building.
.1AMKX S. DAVENPORT
Attorney- it-Laiv, Vinita. <>kln.
■sions of Dinti
Hy W W BRYAN, D. U.S.
Crown anil lliidir. Work aH|>«-ialt!r. Offlra o*«r
Hank of Claremore. Hour.. > to 12 a. m. and 1 to
Pa in lean Dentiat.
ESTABLISHED 8 YEARS
* Teeth eatracUd and Ailed arithou
Pure GoldLrowna, $4 00
Set teeth (guaranteed) 7 00
(■old fillings i Ut
Platina Allir.gs 75,.
All work guaranteed 10 years. Boling Building.
Claremore, t >fflce Phone, 193. Resid.-nce 16.
M. II. GORDON, M. II.,
I'hyHiciaii iiml Sur^Htn.
Rooms 10. 11 and 12. Farmers Bank A Trust Co.
Building, Phone No. 9L Calls answered day or
J. itrsii v 11 k \d. m. D.
Phone: Office Na 36. Residence No. 7. Office
over Hank of Claremore, Claremore, Okla. Office
Phone 61. RcMipence 114.
W. F. HAYS,
I'llv*i<'imi ami Surgeon.
Office over Bank of Claremore. Calls promptly
". «r~lI day or nl«hL olDr, 1'h.m. til. Km
A. N LKIISKOV. M, I).,
I'li.vsiriun ami Suiyoon.
Office in Sequoyah Hotel building, over ftgafc
of ClaremsJe. Town and country calls pnaapily
answered day or night Night phone •!. Office
phone 61. Claremore. Okla.
F. A. ANDERSON, M. D.
Ofllcw o *r Hollnc'a lima Strife. Phono.: OSra
Ma «o. Ktwldrnr. No. 70. Clamnora. Okla.
Real [slate, Insurance and Denial Igenl
S|M*«-ial attention irlvrn the proiwrty of nnn-
rewdcnU K..IOI mi. Kir-t National Hank build-
In*. omc. I'hon. 111. Ke.id.nr. tut
Th. bml of attention and aanrtr*. Kverythln#
rloan and up-to-date. In olln* block. Ctar*
I have a new gasoline engine
and other machinery and am
prepared to drill your wells
on short notice and at reas-
A. K. OSMENT
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