The Statesman. (Foyil, Indian Terr.), Vol. 3, No. 30, Ed. 1 Saturday, November 2, 1907 Page: 1 of 4
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ertimd at thi PosTorricE at foyili
i. T., as second class mail matte*.
april sth. 1007, under act of con-
chess march fe, 1879
foyil, i.ti november 2,1j>07,
Renew for your home paper.
Buy your School Shoes from J. W.
Stewart, Dennison, Okla.
J. W. Stewart sells Puritan Brand
Sanitary Fleeced Underwear.
Where $id you get that Cap?
i From J. W. Stewart at Bushyhead.
'Squire Vincent hks bis new barn
Almost completed. It'tea good one.
Robert Flesher was down from
his farm near the new town of Den-
nison on the 30th.
Everybi>dy is buying Shoes at J.
W. Stewart's, Why not You? Star
Brand Shoes are better.
Robert Londagiu has lately re-
moddled his house and had a^well
drilled He is now building a barn.
Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Twitty visit-
ed wit ti Rev. Clapham and wile
Sunday and repotted a very pleas-
Misses Biddie and Nannie McCar-
ty departed Saturday-for Gotlinsi
ville tor an extended visit with
Dick, the, 11 year-oldson of Mr.
and Mrs. D. S. Jordan, yt Keifer,
is quite sick of typhoid fever at the
home of T. G. Brannon, in this
city. v -
Wm. Pratber* and iamily have
moved to the Bald Knob vicinity
where they have purchased a small
farm and will make their future
Rev. Clapham will fill the pulpit
at this place next Sunday at 11
o'clock a. m., and at 7:30 p. m
A good attendance is desired at
W. H. Lewis, jolly Bill, a pros-
perous farmer of Blue Creek,-was
transacting business in the city on
the 30th instant. Statesman ac-
knowledges a eall.
O A Johnson, T B Millard, W R
Harper, J B., Willie,and M H Ward
John fcmith and wife and Miss
Laura Suagee were in attendance
at court at Claremore Monday.
Word comes from Rev. E. S.
Siockwell that Rev. Alexander will
be the next pastor for Chelsea and
Foyil. In future ReV. Clapham
«ill be used to fill in vacant time
in any place he may be called upon
10 -go, and already has received
three invitations from "as many
different plices, viz.: Vinita, Ooli
gah and Bushyhead.
Milo Foyil, of A. Foyil & Son,
I this city, was a shorttime caller at
this priatery on the 31st instant.
Come more often, Milo.
Prayer meeting Wedijesday even-
ing was not as largely attended as
desired, but 'tis hoped the members
of the different churches dill warm
up to this important branch of the
the service of the'Master And devote
an hour or two each prayer-meet-
ing night in /attendance on this
means of grace. L'et's see a goodly
number at the next meeting.
The Foyil hotel has again chang-
ed hands. Mr. and Mrs Scott who
have conducted it for several
months retired Wednesday and
have ,set up bousekeepii^g in the
Oce Allen property. The popular
hostfelry will be under the immedi-
ate management of Mrs* A. Foyil
who owns the building, and has a
"knack" for administering to the
wants of the hungry wayfarer.
Just a word to the patrons of the
Postoffice: Please do not expect
the offio to be open quite all daj^ on
Sundays.*Hereafter it will be open
at }7Y30, then remain open a rea
son able time; then open again at
4:45, the evening train is due at
5:19 p. m. We are trying to give
all the people the best possible ser-
vice, and trust everybody will be
as considerate as possible in regard
to Sabbath observance, and may
the blessings of Almighty God be
with you all,
For A Brick Depot.
Last week this paper told its
many readers that a Frisco depot
for Foyil was a "sure taring."
The croaker was abroad in the
land, as usual, and <aid that it was
"another of Bill Harper's windies."'
In the )ight of later developments
we feel somewhat)flattered.
Since our last issue building
material for said depot has been
aVriviug aiaiost daily. Two car of
brick/ are now on the track; 700
feet of Maple flloonu^, several rolls
of felt roofiug and ueccjssary gut-
tering for the r<iof as well as vari-
ous office fixtures have already ar-
rived, and it is expected that tbfe
building will begin to assume tangi-
ble form at an early date..
Fronn the best information attain-
able is that it will be a pressed
brick structure 18x42 feet—three
rooms. An office in the middle with
waiting room at one end and freight
Warehouse at the other with a i2x
joo foot platform. It will be loca
ted ai or near the site of the
"shack" which for over two yeats
has been used as a combination of-
fice, Waiting room and warehouse.
Our peo.ple have waited long and
patiently tor this recognition from
the R. R people, and are bighfy
elated over the assurance that we
are to have a Real depot In our
Ben Mathews purchased, four ■
business and one residence lot ih
our town and says he will build at
Miss Mamie Mathews gave a
party Saturday evening in honor of
her cousin,. Miss Leona Parks. All
present pronounce it a success.
Mr. and. Mrs John Wattenbar-
ger, G T Leffler and family, Mr.
Smith and, family, Mr. Paris and
wife took dinner with wm. Lay-
J w. Seewart and Peris A wat-
keqgarger have moved their stores
from pusbyhead to Dennison and
are doing an increased business in
their new stand.
GVT Leffler of Chelsea purchased
a business and resident lot Tuesday
of this week and will erect build-
ings* at once, and is thinking of
putting in a hardware store.
Dennison Items. .
Jay Major was up to Chelsea
J w Stewart and wife drove to
The Statesman g.ves ,U, nad«s ^ ^ Sund
today a synopsis'of the Oklahoma
stock law which will be in force in Miss Mamie Mathews yisited at
this country. This is a question of Chelsea the last of the week.
vital interest to many of our people, | Mrs. Mathews and Miss Mamie
and a careful study of it will pre- speut Monday At Mrs Hames.
vent complications, misunderstand-
ings and possibly trouble. The ar
tide was compiled by rf young law-
year,, of our city, who has made a
careful study of the question, atd
presents in a brief but comprehen-
sive form, the vital points of the
Oklahoma stock law. We suggest
that you preserve this copy for
future reference. Other articles on
laws of especial interest to our peo-
ple will be published in this'paper
from time to time. The Oklaho
ma laws are decidedly different from
the laws, mandates, rules and regu-
lations under which we have been
living, and every citizen should
know something of his rights and
duties under the new code. The
Statesman will do its part imupply-
ing this information. Now is the
^Born—To Mr. tud Mrs C. E.
Woods, Sunday Oct. 27th, a boy.
. Mrs. T. A. Brown visited with
Mrs Layman-one day last week.
Robert Dale and wife of Foyil,
were shopping in our city Tuesday.
Dr. P A Holmes of St Louis,
visited M Paris one day last week.
James Smith and Boudnaut Tick
eater. drove to Claremore Saturday.
A a Dennison was up from Clare
more Tuesday looking after the sale
of town lots.
Willis Leffler came in from In
wood, Iowa, last wepk and thinks
of locating here.
G. WN Lefiller returned hem
after a month's visit in Kansas t
look after his property at this place
Be ready tor tjie bill collector.
G P <Harper was 'a shorttime
caller Monday afternoon. '
Hugh Davis has been on the skk ...
list for the past week, bat is said
to be improving. ■
Read change in J. w. Stewart's
ad on third page of this issue; also
look np his local liners.
A J. Webb, local agent for Bind'
ing-Stevens <?rain Co., is building
commodious corn crib on the
right-of-way In this city.
Mrs. Elsie Harper wis aqiong
our visitors on the 1st instant. She
brought us in some local items, for
which^he Has our thanks.
A Mr. Lively of Ochelata, wa*
an overnight guest at hotel Foyil
Monday. The gentleman was 0.1
the hunt of some stray horse*.
Tone Hendrieks left on the Sun-
day noon train for Muskogee wh^re
he assumed charge of an engine on a
street gTader, the first of the week.
Miss Flora Scott called Sarin! ->
afternoon last to see us run off our
delayed edition, but was too later,
we are sorry to say. Try agaiu,
Register of Deeds Payne move l
his family to Claremore Thursday
of this week. Messrs. Scott %>ul
Payne took the household goods
down by wagon.
A. Foyil & Son have a clean
sweep announcement of Ditman
Shoes and also a close margin saV
on Clothing* See announcisu ut
on fourth page of this number.
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