Claremore Progress. And Rogers County Democrat (Claremore, Okla.), Vol. 23, No. 40, Ed. 1 Thursday, November 4, 1915 Page: 3 of 8
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THE CLAREMORE PROGRESS
10c Worth of
Will Clear $1.00 Worth of Land
Get rid of the stumps end grow
big crops on cleared lend. Now
is the time to deen up your farm
while products bring high prices. Bleating it
quickest, cheapest end eesiest with Low Frees*
ing Du Pont Explosives. They work in cold
Writ* *r HmmJM rfiipWNi Ma. OF.
•W IHUIM mf DMNSt damUr.
DU PONT POWDER COMPANY
THE TWO BUTTES IRRIGATION SYSTEM
in Southeastern Colorado la the only completed Carey Act project In the State
It la one of the most perfect In the United States. It was built for the farmers
under ths supervision of the State ol Colorado The soil and climate are
especially adapted to alfalfa, wheat, com. oats, barley, and to dairying, poultry
livestock, and Irrigation guarantees the result Ws want men who will work and
develop and make homes no4 speculators. A new country with a world ol
promise for the Industrious farmer or stockman with limited resources Lands
tor sale cheap and on easy terms. Do not wait until a railroad advances
prices oeyond your reach but write at once
THE TWO BUTTES REALTY COMPANY
TWO BUTTES, COLORADO
CELLARS FOR FRUIT AND VEGETABLES
A Good Type of Csllar for Storing Fruit and Vegetables.
A woman who is popular wltli men
Is never a reigning favorite with other
females of the species.
Alwaya proud to ihow white clothe*.
Red Cross Ball Blue doei make then
white. All fronera. Adv.
Many a speaker makes dents In the
table who can't even make an impres-
sion on his audleace.
It takes a smart woman to listen
when Bhe can't talk.
For harness sores spply Hanford'a
If a man does not seek wisdom he
will never be very wise.
One kind of a pessimist is a man
who wonders whether another man's
wife knows her husband half as well
as he does.
"Well, Johnny, I hear you are going
to school now. How do you like it?"
"I don't like it at all. I wish 1
hadn't wished I was six years old."
"Why don't you get married, old
man? You know two can live cheaper
"Not when the lady refuses to keep
house and Insists on living: at ho-
"We had at our house for about half
a day this summer a young man from
Kansas City as a boarder," stated hon-
est Neighbor Hornbeak. "He came
with the expectation of staying two
weeks, and just nacher'ly hungered
and thirsted for the simple life, as
he called it. And then about the
first thing he did was to s«ek to pick
a sandburr off from the left hind fet-
lock of one of the mules. This sorter
led me to believe that he thought 'sim-
ple' and 'idiotic' were synonymous and
simultaneous terms."—Kansas City
If a man is unable to recall a pretty
girl's name, it's another Bign that he is
When an enemy smites us on the
cheek few of us have the cheek to
turn the other.
Truth may be stranger than Action,
but some men make it hustle to keep
Australia's public debt is $278 for
each person; that of the United
States is only $11 a person.
Usually the Case.
"You owe it to yourself."
"In that case, there's no hurry. I
tind myself a very lenient creditor."—
Disabled Soldiers Make Violins.
TLe first factory for the manufactur-
ing of British violins has been estab-
lished in London and employs only
disabled soldiers and sailors.
(By P. M. RI8I.EV.)
There were two, one at the house,
the other at the barn, built on a side-
hill, a favorable location.
Iloota are 00 per cent water, account-
ing for their shriveling when kept in
a warm, dry place; all moisture evap-
orates, therefore the roots lose most
of their line feeding value, but if one's
cellar is moist and warm, then rot
Beet roots will stand a little frosty
spell without harm. We kept cab-
bages, carrots, etc., in the house cel-
lar for convenience, being well sand
packed in large boxes, the windows
The air Is kept away, as coolness
prevents rot, sprouting and shriveling.
We found them fresh, crispy and
tasty in the spring.
The other part of the cellar was ce-
mented, of course, and we spread
some fruit on the floor, yet no earthy
taste was noticeable.
Apples kept well packed In layers,
some distance apart and sand covered.
Those In boxes were elevated a trifle
on brltks. One season we packed
apples In a barrel, with oats between
the layers and those proved a suc-
The roots for our stock were uni-
formly good, handy to feed.
Our barn-cellar was on a side-hill
excavation Into the high bank. It had
a cement wall, several feet high, and
a nice driveway on the upper side.
The roots were very easily unloaded
by a chute through a convenient, re-
movable window, which furnished
light as well.
One season we kept a quantity of
roots and apples In a pit, in the slde-
hlll—about three feet deep. We spread
straw on the bottom, filled the pit to
the top and covered all with good
straw, with dirt heaped over that, and
then a board cover, to protect the
contents from water. In February and
March they opened out, with only a
few defective specimens.
SILO IS OF MUCH
VALUE TO FARMER
"I hear thoy have an excellent curri-
culum at this school," said Uncle John,
who was visiting his nephew at col-
"You bet your life we have," re-
plied the nephew enthusiastically.
"It's built of steel and concrete, and
seats 20,00(> people. Come over and
I'll show it to you."
When Health is Wrong
The Pay is Short
Getting ahead in this world calls for mental and
physical forces kept upbuilt and in trim.
Often the food one eats "makes" or "breaks'*—it
depends upon the kind of food. In many cases the
daily dietary lacks certain essential elements for keep-
ing brain and body at their best
Over 16 years ago a food was perfected to offset
—and it has stood the test of the years.
Made of whole wheat and malted barley this
fiunoua pure food supplies all the nutriment of the
grains including their mineral salts—Phosphate of
Potash, etc.—necessary for building brain, nerve and
Grape-Nuts has a delicious nut-like flavour; is
always ready to eat—fresh, and crisp from the package;
so thoroughly baked it is partially predigested.
Thousands "on the job" every day know
"There's a Season" for
No Man Who Buys Steers to Fat-
ten Can Afford to Be With-
out Huge Receptacle.
Those farmers who have never stud-
ied the silo question, naturally do not
know how much money they are los-
ing every year in their feeding opera-
tions. No man who buys steers to fat-
ten can afford to be without a silo.
It is a poor cornfield that will not
yield an average of from ten to fif-
teen tons of green corn pei acre. If
this is cut into silage it will make a
sure profit at present prices of cattle
at from $30 to $34 per acre.
It has been demonstrated conclu-
sively that silage-fed steers bring
more money on the big market than
those that are fattened on whole corn.
It is also a fact well known to expe-
rienced feeders that silage saves grain
It is true that corn fodder contains
under chemical tests more protein car-
bohydrates and fattening material than
silage, but the fact remains that
steers do not get all of the benefit
from corn fodder, while about every-
thing that is valuable is consumed in
Then silage being quite bulky, it is
an excellent feed given in connection
with ground grains and heavy meals,
as it aids greatly in their digestion.
Another thing, steers like silage. It
tastes good to them and they eat it
A steer prefers silage to dry corn
fodder, just as a boy prefers pie to
dry corn bread, but in the case of the
steer, the silage Is better food for him
than the pie is for the boy. ,
Place silage and dry corn fodder
before a bunch of steers and they will
not touch the latter until they have
entirely disposed of the first. This
is an important factor In feeding, be-
cause palatabllity adds to digestive
qualities of feed, and the more a
steer digests the more fat he will
DOES CUTTING CORN
FODDER ROB SOIL?
Few Ways of More Quickly Killing
Soil Than to Grow and Re-
move All of Crop.
There is much said now about the
value of corn fodder by those who
advocate the use of the silo. It is true
that the corn plant at maturity ex-
clusive of the ear, contains much valu-
able feed If properly harvested and
stored, says Kansas Journal.
Yet experienced ones nay that there
are few ways of more quickly killing
the soil than to grow corn and re
move all the crop by cutting the fod-
It is good farm practice to cut up
the corn and feed it on the place,
provided that land from which it ie
cut is Immediately manured to re-
store the plant-food elements taken
from it by the crop.
When no equivalent is returned the
soil is left sadly depleted of its bal-
anced chemical store of life-producing
The ear of corn, being largely starch
and composed of water and carbon
dioxide, free compounds of the atmos-
phere, does not remove much fer-
tility from the soil. But the entire
corn plant contains nitrogen, potas-
sium and phosphorus which, the soil
can ill spare.
These cornstalks should be allowed
to remain in the field and be plowed
under the following season to return
these vital elements and form soil
KEEP POULTRY FREE
FROM ALL VERMIN
ON SEED SELECTION
When Corn Is in Stiff Dough It
May Be Safely Taken—Keep
All Ears Separated.
Because of unusual conditions this
year, feany fanners will find it de-
One of Best and Most Common
Methods Is to Apply Insect
(By H. L. KEMPSTER, Missouri Agri-
cultural College Experiment Station.)
The offspring from a single pair of
lice will in six weeks be approximately
125,000. This fact emphasizes the lm
portance of keeping the poultry free
Lice live upon the bodies of the poul-
try. They deposit their eggs In the
plumage, generally near the vent, and
live upon the scurf, dead akin and
feathera. To get rid of them remedies
muBt be applied to the bird. Spraying
the roosts with lice-killing remedies is
of little value. One of the best and
most common methods of getting rid
. ., . . .. . uiuow tuujuiuu uiemuuB ui seiling riu
sirable to practice early field selection ; of Ilce i8 t0 appIy tagect
or seed corn. . whlch ghou,d ^ we„ dugted lntQ the
m!y b? ",e,y 8elected n ! feathers. A second application ten
the stiff dough Btage, if properly: d th fl t wlI, Jltch ^
earlier than this is likely to be on-, ough job of |t otherwjge ,f the8C
IT , , . . J ^ i live the first application Is of little
Early picked seed corn must begin ; Talue
^.l'll,(! tl.TT* 1 A cheap and effective louse
ai afJhJLi '• « de by adding a mixture
as much as a few hours the growth „„„ ,,
of mold la likely to start.
In drying immature cora, it is Im-
portant to keep the cars from close
of one part of crude carbolic acid and
three parts of gasoline to plaster of
parts, all that the powder will blot up.
When the plaster is dry pulverize it
While drying, rainproof buildings T. k *not\e'ef
which provide a free circulation ot ' , *V '
air and a temperature above freezing <ointment ,:ze ot * ** to
are highly desirable.
Well-preserved seed corn a year old
to very satisfactory — Nebraska Col-
lege of Agriculture.
k pea '
the akin Just beneath the vent.
Sanitary Floors Important.
Sanitary atabie floors are Important
If milk qaallty Is desired.
Guard Against Rabbits.
As soon as the fruit crop is harvest
ed the young treea should be protect
ed against rabbit injury. Wrapping
the treea with newspapers ia a good
protection from this trouble.
M ^ a- —
The production of squab* from each
pair of breeders varies from one or
two to aa high as ten or elevec pain
a year, but an average of from six to
seven pairs is a fair estimate, al-
though some squab breeders do bet-
ter than this. Squabs usually sell at
the highest prices daring cold weatb-
P re vent Egg-Eating Habit.
The egg-eating habit is much more
easily prevented than cured. The !
main cause of the mischief is un-
doubtedly t/aceable to the production
of shelless eggs or eggs broken in |
the nest, the result of errs tic feeding
or the wrong location of the nest
boxes, or aa insufficient number of
SET ADRIFT BY ILLUSIONS
Voung Mortal Allows Himself to Is
Swayed by Conditlona That Sur-
There Is no chance and no anarchy
In the unlverae. Kvory god Is thore
sitting In his aphere. The young mor-
tal enters the hall of the Armamenti
there he la alone with them alone;
they pouring on him benedictions and
glfta, and beckoning up to their
thrones. On the instant, and luces
aantly, fall snowstorms of Illusions,
lie (ancles himself In a vast crowd,
which sways this way and thai, and
whose movements and doings he must
obey; he fancies himself poor, or
phaned, Insignificant. The mad crowd
drlvea him hither and thither, ow fu-
riously commanding this thing to be
done, now that. Whut is he that he
should resist their will and think on
himself? Every moment new changes
and new showers of deceptions to baf-
tlo and distract him. And when, h.v
and by, for an Instant, the air clears
and the cloud lifts a little, there aie
the gods still sitting around him on
their thrones—they alone with him
UGH! CALOMEL HIKES YOU SICK!
CLEM LNEn JLBOWELSI WAV
Just Oncel Try "Dodton's Liver Tone" When Bilious, Consti-
pated, Headachy—Don't Lose a Day's Work.
If You Need a Medicine
You Should Have the Bgsl
Although there are hundreds of prepa-
rations advertised, there Is only one thai
Dr. Kilmer's Swamp-Root Is not recom-
mended for everything.
A sworn certificate of purity is with ev-
ery bottlK You may receive a sample,
slae bottle of Swamp-Root by Parrel
Post. Address Dr. Kilmer & Ce.. Ring-
hamton, N. Y., and enclose ten cents.
For ssle at all driic stores In bottles of
two sizes—COc and 11.00, also mention this
Liven up your slnggish liver! Feel
fine and cheerful; make your work a
pleasure; be vigorous and full of am-
bition. Hut take no nasty, danger-
ous calomel, because it makea you
sick and you may losa a day's work.
Calomel Is mercury or quickailvef,
which causea necrosis of the bones.
Calomel crashes Into sour bile like
dynamite, breaking It up. That'a
when you feel that awful nausea and
I.isten to me! If you want to enjoy
the nicest, gentlest liver and bowel
cleansing you ever experienced JUBt
take a spoonful of harmless Dodson's
Liver Tone. Your druggist or dealer
aells you a 60 cent bottle of Dodson's
Liver Tone under my personal money-
back guarantee that each spoonful
will cl«uti your sluggish liver better
than a dose of nasty calomel and that
It won't make you alck.
Dodson'a Liver Tone ia real liver
medicine. You'll know It next morn-
ing, because you will wake up feel-
ing line, your liver will be working,
your headache and dizziness gone,
your stomach will be aweet and your
Dodson's Liver Tone Is entirely
vegetable, therefore harmless and
cannot salivate, dive It to your chil-
dren. Millions of people are using
Dodson's Liver Tone Instead of dan-
gerous calomel now. Your druggist
will tell you that the sale of calomel
Is almost stopped entirely here.
Tobacco in Cartridge Form.
Caleb C. Duta of Yonkers, N. Y., has
secured throe patents. The first and
second being for tobacco packing in
elongated cartridge form to provide
sections for smoking or chewing, the
stick or roll having a filler and a bind-
er, and the third patent being for a
pipe especially adapted for stnoking
prepared cartridges and formed to pre-
vent accidental disiodgment of the car
tridges when pressed into and expand-
ed within the bowl of the pipe.
THICK LOVELY HAIR
Because Free From Dandruff, Itching,
Irritation and Dryness.
May be brought about by shampoos
with Cuticura Soap preceded by
touches of Cuticura Ointment to spots
ef dandruff, itching and irritation. A
clean, healthy scalp means good hair.
Try these supercreamy emollients If
you have any hair or scalp trouble.
Sample each free by mail with Book.
Address postcard, Cuticura, Dept. XY,
Boston. Sold everywhere.—Adv.
"So you are going to start a bak-
"If I can raise the dough."—Boston
"The study of etymology," says the
Philadelphia Record, "causes "no end
of troublo among that class of school
children whose knowledge of English
is limited to words which figure in the
ordinary street conversation, and
many curious results have followed.
The custom usually observed by the
teachers Ib to require such a definition
of the word, then Its derivation, and
finally a sentence in which the word
is properly used. The word "ligament"
fell to the lot of a rather diffident boy
recently, lie definen it properly as "a
band." but followed up the correct
"Now our new 191« patent negotia-
bie runabout is the latest thing un the
market," said the agent.
"What's the advantage?" asked tne
"To begin with, it Is a dividend-
hearing car," said the agent, "but In
addition to that we have arranged
with national and other hanks In all
parts of the world to cash 'em on sight
if the owner over gets hard up,"
THAT GRIM WHITE SPECTRE,
Pneumonia, follows on the heels of a
neglected cough or cold. Delay no
derivation -vith this remarkable sen- longer. Take Mansfield's Cough Bal«
tence: "1 was wakened up last night
by hearing a brass ligament going
down the street."
What the Woods Teach.
A week in the woods, with your
ear close to Mother Nature's heart
and your eyes finding vistas up into
tlje blue eternal mystery, may tsach
you that your little selfish Btrivings,
your puny vanities, your petty hatreds
and jealousies, that make up so large
a part of your daily living ana your
nightly worrying, are of no more
worth to the world or you than aru
tho nameless little gnats that so fool-
ishly zigzag ir the gloom.
sam. Price 60c and 31.00.—Adv.
"I tell you, that girl rings true."
"She ought to, when she's a belle."
To prevent gangrene use Hanford's
Balsam because it cleanses and heals
the wound. Adv.
Many a woman's makeup prevents
her from holding the mirror up to na-
Paraguay has valuable forest re-
sources, the most important of which
is queracho, particularly rich in tan-
Every woman's pride, beautiful, clear
white clothes. Use Red Cross Bail Blue.
All grocers. Adv.
"All Jim's Jokes are chestnuts."
"That accounts for tho 'burrs' In
Hanford's Balsam Is used to cool
Why send your R
loney away (or M
j ^rgain roof inn" J
when you can get R
the beat roof ng J
at a reasonable J
price of your JR
local d*a'- 9
J er whom you know? B
| Roofing I
m Ib guaranteed In writing, 5 years for 1-ply, m
Zk 10 vuors for 2-ply. and IB rears for 3-plT, H
W ami tho responsibility of our big mills M
When cuteness develops into inso-
lence it's time to borrow a gun.
0 the htghebtand Its prtce the tuost reasonable. I
0 General Roofing Mfg. Company |
rA World's laro* t manufactureoj Koomg
\r. and Building Pa/ en |
m Saw Turk City Boston Cblrnra FttUharvh i
5 Philadelphia AtlanU tWUod I
m Rt tanls ( Indnantl Kansas C ity Hlnnrspoils (
^ Hhb Kmitriara Nrsllla London llanhnr* Sjdary
Mf&Kiihe most ^bttular^
Cottee in. Ameri
This is the signatureycu s
Everywhere the popularity of Arbuckles' Coffee is grow-
ing. From one of our branches alone sales in 1914 were
six times what they were the year before. In one state,
four pounds of Arbuckles' Coffee were sold for every
man, woman and child in the state.
Think how good a coffee must taste to be the most popu-
lar coffee in America!
American women are famous for their coffee. Americans
drink more coffee than any other nation and are known
to buy better coffee than other countries. This fact is so
well established that coffee-growing countries ship much
of their finest coffees to America.
This will give you some idea of how good a coffee must be
when for half a century it has been America'sfavorite coffee.
To know how much Arbuckles' Coffee adds to over a
million breakfasts every day—try it.
When you see the satisfaction it gives, you'll know why
over a million other women use it, why they have made
Arbuckles' by far the most popular coffee in America.
FREE Writ* todsy for ft— catalog of ISO premium*. Arbocktos' premiums
«r almost aa famous u Arbuckles' Coffee. Aa indicating their popu-
larity, in one year Arbuckles' Coflaa drinkers sent lor mare than a million of one
premium alone. Address ArbocUa Bros ,7l-Z7 Wats* Street. New York.
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