The Hollis Post-Herald (Hollis, Okla.), Vol. 7, No. 40, Ed. 1 Thursday, March 31, 1910 Page: 1 of 8
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Okla Historical Society
THE HOLLIS POST-HERALD
VOL. 7. NO. 40
HOLLIS, HARMON COUNTY, OKLAHOMA, THURSDAY. MARCH 31. 1910.
$1.00 a Year.
DOn't Procrastinate, Buy Now.
While You Can Get What You Want.
Oar CANTON and MR BILL LISTER PFANTERS are going fast. Hurry! Hurry! if .vou want the beat. We now have on our Imple
no t yard four (4) of the best lines uf Implements made. THE CANTON' THE AVERY, THE STANDARD and THE ROCK ISLAND.
Now my friends, I have the goods that give satisfaction and bring the results aud as chean as you can buy them anywhere, and it don't
take the ea^h to gi t them. Trade with those who trade with you. I will pay the highest market price for your cotton.
LUCKY JIM CULTIVATORS, STANDARD, CANTON CULTiVATORS
Our Hardware and Queensware stocks are the most complete in town.
H. N. SPOONER,
WAR ON BOOTLs GGLRS
Gov. Haskell Leads Na-
tional Move for More
Washington, Marcn 2(i.—War on
"blind tmers" and ..n "oootleg
gers" h s been <1 eclated bv the
administration Hereafter per-
sons engaged in these fouis<f
traffic re to be dcait with much
more drastically than her. t fore
This stand of the government
has particular reference to vio-
lations of the interna levenue
laws in ">lry" country, where lo-
cal enactments pvuhtbit dialing
in liquor. Loud complaints had
come to Pr sident Taft from va-
rious "dry" districts, notably in
the south ?nd west, that the pro-
hibition laws were negatived
through the operations of the
"blind tigers" and the bootleg-
gers" and in response to de- j
mands for remedial measures he,
directed that steps be taken to
stop the practice so far as lay •
within the federal power.
New regulations were drawn
under thesupervision of Mr. Ga
bell, commissioner of internal
revenue, and approved by Secre
Ury £ acVeagh today. They
set out that as the peddling of
liquors is not contemplated by
the internal revenue laws and no
provision is made for the issu-
ance of any stamp legalizing such
practice, peddlers of liquors, or
"bootleggers" are not to be re-
garded as coming within the
class of unintentional'violaio i.s
and should b arrested and re-
named ecclesiastical organiza-
tions. It may be al I right for
the Doctor to shovel out such rot
in his little-parish in Ohio, nut
the people of this country don't
w.i I 10 hear it, even from the
, n of Washington.
c. W. GILLILAND,
E. L. GARDNER,
FIRST STATE BANK.
Du. J 1. Ji • NES,
J. Ii. GARRISON,
W. M. ALEXANDER.
Deposits Guaranteed bv the Depositor s
Guaranty Fund or the State
"Ti r -W - r -liffFfiraff™ I
ported for prosecution whenever n in:h >m.ss from the lips of the
found selling liquor in such man- R verened Doctor Leonard W.
ner. j Snydei.
Heavy penalties of line or im- ! We allow none to go beyond us
prisonment or both are pre-: in admiration for the true minis-
scribed for violation of the law 1 ter of the gospel who has the
As a supplemental measure of manhood to stand by moral re-
assistance to the state in the en forms; hut there is no speech, ei*
lorcement of their pr.ihioition ther sacred or profane, of suffi-
laws. a method has beenproyi ; cient range to express our con-"
ded oy which they may obtain tempt for the unctious, hypo-
information gathered by the fed- critical jickass who holds his j
eral government of internal rev mutton head in the trough of the (
enne violations. 'chtrch while exerting all thej
Governor Haskell of Oklahoma, strength of his pedal extremities!
a few weeks ago, made com- in an effort to kick the eternal j
plaint and this, followed by suu- filling out of every moral move
port of governors in other pro : which premises the betterment
hibition states caused the presi of society. A church fit to be-
ieat to act. i long *o would unfroc! such a \,
ecclesiastic il tumblebug as the
W. S Cross, Pres. Or. **. C. Peniergraft. V-Pres. J. 0. Pentngton, Casliier
The Hollis State Bank
Reverened Doctor Leonard W.
The "Reverened Doctor" Leon- Snyder in less than fifteen min-
ard W. Snyder came all the way utes, or make him clean up and
from Cincinnati, Ohio, to t^ll us j get in better business than haul-
that prohibition is a "total fail- ing his antiprohibition filth over
ure and an injury to law and lib-
erty." Why, Doctor, the Sons
of Washington told us that two
years ago The brewers, s u ■•n
men, bum a ift har'ots hav * been
preaching your d"c;rine u.r
But the DfCt' r enme, too re >
the state, and nnds that piohib
tion is "a farce and a fake." Wh
sentthe "Reverened Doctor" a"
the way from Ohio to inspect the
worxings of prohibition in Okla-
homa? Who paid the freight?
The Doctor says, with a con
siderabh degree of complacent
egotism: "The Koman Catholic,
Episcopal and Jewish churches
in Oaladoma in overwhelming
majority, both of laity and cler-
gy, aro opposed to prohibition."
This observation will have little
weight with intelligent Ameri-
cans who love re 'gious liberty
and toleration and despise the
bigoted, narrow exclusiveness
and intolerance of the above
Wounded at a Charivari.
Frank Moore who lives on Tur-
key Creek took unto himself a
wife last Sunday According to
an old heathen custom the uoys
a * moled Monday light and
proceeded to make the ight hid-
e>us with their noise. The
bridi groom seriously objected
to having nis peaceful siurnbers
disturbed in any such manner,
and made his objections more
impressive with a shot gun.
uan Earl happened to be within
danger zone and received the
benefit of the whole charge. AH
oftnefun seemed to have sud
denly gone from the charivari
and the boys silently stole away.
Complaint was made against
Mr. Moor.*and hb now languishes
m jail separated irom his bride.
After April the first you will
tind Mrs Patterson's millenery
at J. K Lunn's store West
^Opened for business March second. Since
then a pood many of our friends have given
us their bank account, which we appreciate.
We desire to make this hank a civdit to
Hollis and Harmon County, but before all
^ things else, we wish to please the people who
(}0 bo*. ncs8 with r.s. ,
/ If honest, fair and courteous dealings ap
peal to you, give us your business
Griffin's Seedless Raish s,
Cleaned Currants, Jell o, Knox
Gelatiine, Bakers Chocalate and
Coco*, Durhams Cocoanut,
Mince-Meat, Salad Dressing,
Olives, Lea & Perrings Sauce,
Pure Fruit Jelly & Pieserves,
PicUled Onions and Pickles
A. D. Hollis.
EOG3 Fou Sale—Rbode Island
Reds-$l-50 per setting. Z. W.
Petree. Sandy, Okla.
I will make the season with
my black mammoth Jack, "Little
John," at my barn at Dryden,
Harmon Co . Okla., upon the fol
'owing terras and conditions to-
To insure foal the sum of $10.00.
If mnre i« traded or disposed of
in any way the service price will
I become due. ,
I .T. Whorton.
We have the be*t proposition on a Farm
Loan in the state.
We are also lined up with a nfee line of
(migration and would like to get your best
figurea on >our farm.
Come and let .<< t it \ou what we have
done for otiiers aid shaw >ou what we can
do for \ou.
Ample Capital and Resources.
Many years of experience.
A thorough knowledge of the business.
Under management of ticll-known,
successful home people.
j4re the Best Safegurds for Deposit:
and all other Banking tranactions
LET US S6RV6 Yk U
CONDENSED ST A TEMENT OF THE
GROVES RATIONAL £AMK
al the c!ou of Bumntu Jmm. 31. 1910
Loans nrxl Di^co'ints •—
B nU;n* House Kuruiture awl Kimw
r. S. Hoods
Cash and -iicbt K<clwn«e
Capital Stock rt «>
Surp:u< and Proflt • " *
OhedMM — • ** *
Individual Deposit Subject to Cheek - iTt
Ortined < Hecks —
NU « ■
7 hr akovt %latrm*nl U ftrrcl.
W. B. Grcies, Pies.
C laud Praiher, Cash.
IV. L. Hollis, Ass'I Cash
B. G. Smith,
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Roberts, Luther. The Hollis Post-Herald (Hollis, Okla.), Vol. 7, No. 40, Ed. 1 Thursday, March 31, 1910, newspaper, March 31, 1910; Hollis, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc185232/m1/1/: accessed November 18, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.