Talala Topic. (Talala, Indian Terr.), Vol. 5, No. 5, Ed. 1 Friday, February 22, 1907 Page: 1 of 4
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TALALA-, INDI-AN TERRI fORY, FEB.
at thoPostopmcb at T c*i.*
T...A6 SICOMO CLA1CMAIL MATTM.
fcBRUARV *H, 1903. ull«OC* AcT'OF
ONQKESS M'ARCH 3, 1879.
A nooa neetx>e nts.
I hereby announce myself as <t
caudidate fjr Representative of
Rogers Gounty, subject to the ac
twn of ihe Democratic Primaries.
K L. Dawson.
Topic is authorized to announce
Dr E. Y Bass as a candidate lor
the office /f Couaty Commissioner
of Rogers County, subject to the
aclioa of the Democratic Prima-
B. H. Hester, hereby announces
his candidacy for the office of Coun-,
ty Superintendent or Schools of
Kogers £ouuty, subject to the ac
liQn of the Democratic Primaries
Banker Demmitt was among our
last Saturday callers.
Rev A. M. Milltr will occupy
the pulpu Uere aauday tue 241U.
Our reporter noticed J. G. Ltpe
aliyut Iroui tiie soutn bouud friyci
on lUe evening of tbe 20m.
See West window at J L. Beat-
ty & Cos., lor that elegaut (lis
play ot JL,aaicS' Summer Vvaists
A Rcpabli««i) Sobtn>e.
I he law, and not prejudice, de-
clares who may be voter* and who
are eligible to hold office in the new
state. This statement will appear
startling, probably, to those repub-
licans whose paid emisariesare now
trying lo split the democracy for
the benefit of carpet bagiistn Tbt
Bible says that "Service is tbe
measure of greatness" ai)(j Topic
stands on this platform in selecting
candidates for nominations
The democrat who is qualified
under the la#, and is the ablest
and best and who rendered tbe
greatest service to the party in the
last election of delegates should be
nominated And this too, whether
he is citizen or noo citizen, North
ern Democrat or .Southern Demo
-rat, New Comer or Old Timer.
This will mean party harmony and
success. bile the man who ap
peals to afay of those prejudices i*
a republican ally and should be
branded as such
Boys' Kuee Suits, 25cts oIf
v .U<fc.-aKl' .
Call and examine the New
GouUa juat rcceivcu ai tue r<ui
Store. Vuu win Qua iuc puce
At J. L Beatty & Go's can be
fouud a tutl line o: Mcu a women's,
boy's and Cuildieu s Vo JScuooi
Seven Loaves of Breat ai tne
Kcsiauraui. 25 cents; i^ies, 10 aua
15 ceuts; Hdui aauu wic^e*, iu ee
lor io ceuts.
frank M Dawsou was iu attend
ants at tue democratic meeting
10 help elect a towu&tiip chairmau,
We will sell you $3 Hats for
*250; $3$o Hats tor $200, and
*1 50 Hats for ft 00 at ine
We don't have lo pay 4 or 5
clerks lo staod around auu do uuth-
lug. is why the Fair Mure is aule
to sell you Goods Chkapkk tnau
Mrs Josh Suit was among the
ladies from the country. Saturday
trading in town. Mrs Suit re-
membered ioPIC in her rounds
Many thanks, Mrs. S.
Chairmen of the township Dento-
cratie organization met at Clare
more 00 the 19th instaat and seleot
ed the following named gentlemen
as county officers of the Democritic
organization: C. P. Walke?, of
Chelsea. Chairman; R L. Farrar,
Talala, Vice chairman; Gid 6ra
ham. Catoosa/ Secretary; Teese
Chambers, Claremore, Treasurer.
To Cherokee citizens who have
children bom since September 1st,
1902, and prior to March 4th, 1907,
the following legisl*tion affects
"David Mnskrat and otbtr citi-
zens who have brought suit in the
Supreme Court of tbe District ot
Columbia, which are now peudtug
Acts of CongTiss affectum tne al-
lotment of lajds and the distribu-
tion of triba', funds and other prop-
erty of the Cherokee Nation, or re-
stricting the rights ot alienatioo or
other disposition of lands and
other property of the Cherokee Na
tion, or restricting the right of
alienation or other disposition of
lands allotted them and other Cbero
kee citizens, be and are hereby au-
thorized and empowered to insti
tute their snits in the Court of
Claims to question the validity
of said acts, making the United
States defendant thereto, which
said suit shall be prosecuted by
them for and on behalf of all Cher-
okee citizens entitled to the allot-
ment of lands and tbe distribution
of funds under the Act of July ist,
1902, entitled "An Act to provide
for tbe allotment of lands in the
Cherokee Nation, for the disposi-
tion of townsites therein and for
other purposes '' This provis-
ion passed the Senate on tbe 10th
instant, and will now go to the
House or Conference Committee
and reach Conference sometime
next week If the individual at
interest desires, I will represent
them before Confess and the Court
of Claims and the Supreme Court
of the United States, should the
case go to that Court,
R B Demmitt, of Talala, I. T.,
is authorized and will fully explain
the terms and conditions of the
worb and will receive and remit
me all payments made by anyone
desiring to have their interest!
J AS. 3. 0AVKNPORT,
National Hotel, Washington, B. C.
Four cars of goods for tbe Talala I -nB;n/v' r 11 • •
Supply Co , are now being placed «-dflfllD^> S uTCIlD flOllSC IS 111
in thetr sales room.
Chief, W. C. Rogers, was here a
day or two this week looking after
Mr. and Mrs. Bob Bass and little
son' were over from Ramona the
latter part of laht week.
Charley King and family and E.
D. Pace left Wednesday for Jenks,
T , where the men have work in
the oil fields. H. A Jester baultd
Nowata, lod. Ter.,
ma sin round Him Out.
A warning to borrowers who do not
pay up is Inherent in the communica-
tion of a New York man who says thai
about four years ago he lent 60 cents
to- a friend who has steadily refused to
jay It. "Since then," he writes, "hp
has lost his Job and is compelled t*
ske out a miserable existence by writ-
es for tbe Sunday papers. His mother
oas to take in washing, his sister had
to take a Job in a telephone exchange.
HI# father failed in business and
ikinned all his creditors, and his
irother went crazy and imagines he's
the ocean at Coney island."
American Tobacco Consumption.
It Inquires nearly 600,000,000
pounds of tobacco to meet the con-
sumption of a single year ia the
United States. If this huge con-
sumption were equally distributed
ampjig the entire popularloi
person wouf8 a
half pounds of the product annually.
Eliminating those who are under 15,
constituting a third of the population,
the per capita consumption would be
about sixteen pounds. No census re-
port has undertaken to exhibit what
is the per capita consumption among
the actual users of tobacco.
v> here 1 am prepared to furn-
ish all kinds of
such as Palms, terns, Ger-
aniums, Carnations, Canas,
Ki.scs f many varieties,
all hver Bloomers,
and a full line ol
Such as Fruit, Shade and Or-
After this I shall have no
Agent to repretent me no-
where as it gives n e trouble.
Make out a list of what you
want and come to Nowata and
see what I have got. This is
the °nly Way to do an honest
and Fair business. Agents
will misrepresent many things
—all they want is their salary.
All orders that have been giv-
en on my bills for spring de-
livery, bring them to Nowata,
and it will more than pay you
in comin? ud. for I^shall
Nurseryman and florfst,
Nowata, Ind. Ter.
Marden Ordered from the Bill.
George A. Marden of Lowell, once
entered a restaurant at the North end
iu Boston for a lunch while waiting
for a train. After a little deliberation
he asked the waiter for "a plate of
fly specks." The waiter reported the
uncomplimentary request to the pro-
prietor, whereupon the latter ap-
proached Marden and informed him
that they did not "serve fly specks."
'Then," said Marden, "why don't yon
take them off the bill of fare?"—Bos-
The Best Guide to Reading.
Of all the gifts an older brother or
sister can confer upon a younger child,
tone can compare with the taste for
gcod reading. It Is an easy matter for
the elder to bring^the right book to
the little reader at the right time,
fnd no lasting benefit can be given
with so little effort. See that you are
eMe to act as a wise guide when the
little brother's or sister's hand is put
so confidingly in yours.—Prom Books
snd Reading, in St Nicholas.
Disaster Made Auntie Talkative.
A little girl being required to write
an essay of 250 words about a bicycle,
wrote the following: "My auntie has a
bicycle. One day she went out for a
ride. When she got about a mile from
home her dress caught in the chain
and threw her off and broke the wheel.
I giiesa this Is about fifty words and
rrv auntie used the other 200 words
while she was carrying her bicycle
tap-"—Kansas City Journal.
Ray White has returned from
the Stillwater school.
E. H. Fitzgerald was a caller
The supper by the Talala schools
and the, W c. T U Memorial ex-
ercises were grand successes.
See "Notice" in this issue of
Topic from Attorney Jas. A.
Davenport. It is ot great import-
ance to the Cherokee citizen?.
Mesdames Crawford and graves
accompanied by two of Mrs. Gra-
ves' sons, were business visitors t>t
this priutery the first of the week.
A. I,. Robinson was up Tuesday
and le/t an order for bills announc-
ing his opening day. He will be
in the saddle again for your Poul-
try, etc , March 1st.
Mrs. Fitzgerald has moved into
the restaurant first door nerth of
the Fair Store. She is a good res-
taurateur, aud will, no doubt, eo-
joy a lucrative business.
A Note ef Thanks
The ladies of the W C. T. U..
wish to tbank the people of this
place and near here far their pres-
ence, good attention and liberal
contribution at oar Memorial Ser-
vice Saturday evening, February
16th, 1JQ7. T* President.
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