The Reporter. (Chelsea, Indian Terr.), Vol. 8, No. 52, Ed. 1 Friday, May 1, 1903 Page: 6 of 8
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THE MILWAUKEE BINDER
Ligntest di aft - Easiest to Opsrate - Handy to Truck-
Other Features That Make It A Wi n n e r. See It Before Placeing Your Order.
Try B^rn TPn.|„A;^t~=[J:.^^ ^ , „,.
A. K. & R. E. MILLER.
El.ere I iu the poet office at CUel«c«,
T., 4i second clase mail.
ar.oo A YEAR.
We want to place one thousand
more subscribers on our list this
advertiie the most is when tiade is month and in order to do this we
is dull." There is a good deal of I have decide.! to place the price of
ser.se iu this and those who have I Tub Rkportkr at fifty cents per
tried it know it is true. | year for thirty days only. This
T*te applies to new subscribers,
There is good
in all, aud
i but old subscriders may also take
advahtage of it by
suppress the, ^
and magnify them;
bad. It may seem hard, but all j
things of value are only obtained '
Speaking of what a newspaper
2 'HONK o
Official City Paper.
It pays to be economical, but it
®;ver pays to be stingy. There is
e gre-.l difference between economy
aud s kgiuess,
Tlio Ramona Herald made its ^ f°J a comm ni*y. United
■pper ranee last week with K. O. Senator Dave Davis, of
Wooliey as editor. The first is I1Iino,s' once made an address that
sue looks good and we hope it will "ma,ns ver7 Kreen in ,he memories
have prosperous career. , °f new!PaP« He said:
i l ui^jt i "Every year every local paper
Why not give our busibess £ives from 500 to 5,000 free lines
street* • coat of erode oil. It has ^OI benefit of the community in
been tried successfully in many wh>~h it is located. No other
other places and not only prevents «gency can or will do this. The
dust 1 at doea^way with mud in editor, in proportion to his means,
wetwiather. 1 does more for his town than any
5 , other maa, and in all fairness, man
The Dawes Commission has re-, with man,he ought to be supported,
jected the application for enroll- not because you happen to like
tnentof S. L. Brown, his mother, him or admire his writing, but be-
Mrs. Ritchie, Steve Hill's family cause a local paper is the best in-
manifest the good aud not the' ~ * —
bad is a most valuable education. ar,caraKes and paying one year iu
Draw out all thr good qualities! f™"" Reuie« b«. offei
holds good only until June the
and oti.ers who sought enrollment vestment a community can make.
«s freedmen. . jt may not ^ crowcjed with great
Th. j ' . ~ ... , , thought, but financially it is of
Vi„£ w °al° *'n more benefit than both preacher
Vtau for . wh,te yet d Tod eJ(ors d0
I I. V" In,erior' Hitch' "ore (or 1«„ p., than . , men en
cock wi" visit the Territory on p.JV ^'. p,
J^gt.i"" b '
JUST RECEIVED! $
A Full Line of
Latest Jewelery Novelties
.V Consisting of
Gibson Coin Holders
The maa who lies awake at
night studying up some pirn of
obtainiug publicity other than
through his home newspapers is
indulging in a foolishly expensive
pastime. If he goes further and
buys sign boards, calendars and
souvenirs or hires an automobile
he only adds to his expenses with-
out a just return. No medium is
as a newspaper or costs so little.
And when the money is spent
with the newspaper man it does-
n't get out of towu, but returns to
the advertiser—which is not the
case when advertising makeshifts
all lovers of the beautiful in na-
ture, and the very fact that it
costs nothing, we fear, prevents
many of our citizens from appre-
ciating the beauties with which
they are surtunded.— Wagoner j
The latest peddler in this
country is the buggy peddler. He
goei around the country—makes a
long talk about the fine quility of
his buggies—and, in come in-
stances makes a sale. This fellow
is selling buggies to our farmers
$100 that can be bought from our
merchants for $72 and hacks for
|i25 that our merchants sell for
$100. If any cf our farmeis are
figuring with this, or any other
peddler for that matter, they should
see the merchants before they buy,
for we are confident that they will
give you a better deal than any-
one else. Give the home merch-
ant a trial on the proposition the
pendler , makes you. Bring the
prices iu that he makes you and
will find that the home merchant
will beat it besides giving you a
guarantee that is a guarantee.
Try them once. They don't fear
the results. You are the same as
any one else; you wsnt your
money's worth, and the home
m-rchaat is the one who can give
it to vou.
Growing like a weed. This is
the best phrase to use in describing
the marvelous development going
011 in the towns and cities of
Indian Territory. The condition
iu any part of the territory may be
instanced to prove that the ex-
pression is not extravagant.
Muskogee has doubled her popu-
lation within the last two years.
South McAlester has increased 70
pea cent during the same period.
Chickasha gained 5,000 of her
8,000 population inside of the last
three years. Ada is only three
years old, and yet has 3,500
people. Okmulgee, Checotah,
Sapulpa, Miami and Caddo are
so busy and growing so rapidly
that their citizens have not had
time to take a census. Ardmore
as a business center is now equal
to any of the cities of Northern
Instead of ordering from the tailor this Spring
suppose you try a pair of our readv-rrade
trousers at half the tailor's price. You'll f?*d
boom - fl ^LWj".WKear u"ffr' fit better keep the,*-
shape and be in better style and taste thai
any thing the tailor can make to vour mea- ur-
If would like to know more, see thm at
The regulations just issued pro-
First- The reservation shall be
under the* immediate charge and
supervision of a superintendent, lo
I* appointed by the secretary of
shall report to the Uuited States
Indian inspector for Indiah Ter-
ritory and will receive bis in-
structions troin the secretary of the
interior, through said inspector.
Third—The superintendent i«
authorized and empowered to enter
into lease, which will not be ef-
. fective until approved by the
Texas, and will within • few rear, secretary t f the interior, covering
outrank then,all. 1^ hon., ,jt„. „ „
toxieating liquors upon the reser-
vation is strictly forbidden.
Eleventh—If the timber or
other property of the government
upon the reservation is being da-
stroyed, the superintendent will
make immediate report to the
United States Indian Inspector
for Indian Territory.
Twelfth —Inasmuch as the town-
cite ol Sulphur Springs is com.
prised of laud on either side of the
reservation, the superintendent,
with the approval of the secretary
of the interior, is anthorized te
establish roadways or streets serosa
the, reserve at pointa most con-
venient and where the same will
Every enterprise and activity rental of not less than (|,o) per|b!th ho.~ 'V"***'
usually existing in a rapidly grow- tub for eaih tub in any bath house i th. « °' ,mrrOTemeBt«
ing country is on the boom. The Said annual rental shall be payable 1 teJdfntT1"'1!?' "d, ^
arttsan, capitalist and professional | quarterly i a advance, at the office ' o Vh j^ d
to Jteep such roadways or streets
man, no matter how hard they all1 of the supe: intendent. The leases
work, cannot supply the demand, entered into shall contain a pro-
made upon their labor and money, vision tescrving the right of the
Dwellings, schools, churches, secretary of the interior to readjust
blocks of business houses, miles of
pavements, sewers aud streetcar
roads and telephone lines are be-
ing constructed with a busy haste,
which suggests the excitement,
ALSO HAVE THE MOST
COMPLETE STOCK OF
LADIES AND GENTS
PINSEMBLEM PINS AND
SILVERWARE & CUT GLASS,
Ever Brought to Chelsea.
There is perhaps no scenery in
the world surpassing that of
Indian Territory in the spring of
the year. Our broad prairies, ex-
tending in some directions as far
as the eye can rcach, covered with
a rich green verdure, richly inter-
spersed with flowers, make a pi:t-
ure so grand aud inspiring that all
other landscspes become exceed-
ingly commonplace. No, it Is not
monotonous on account of its
sameness. To the right the pros-
pect is relieved by a field of dark
green wheat; on the left is a fringe
of green of a lighter hue, aud still
further on is a border of trees, al-
most black in their deep, rich vel-
vety coloring—complementary col-
ors, all blending with a perfection
that can never be portrayed on
canvas. Directly in fron: of yon,
extending for miles, is a broad ex-
panse of prairie, apparently illim.
itable and entirely unrelieved by a
single object, and the gentle undu-
lations reminding one of some
great lake cT ocean. This beauti-
ful panorama entirely free to
the rental as he may deem proper
during the continuance of the
confusion," uproar ot pM STmI '""L' •m",co""
, T . . ■ mendation upon each aool cation
d,ggtaS d,tch„. ,.,„nr embank- for lease u tothe ground dM^rod
tnent, and breastworks, pitching J loctlioa ,be ,
and fortifying the.r camp, 'or j which should be allowed
protect,on aga.n.1 an advancing, Fll.h-Th. Ies.ee „ui, .,rN to
... . . I ®r«ct a bat!i bouse upon the site
without bonds or, selected, ia accordance with plans
bonuses are connecting these new. aod ipeciCcations whJch
sprung and growing towns.
Mines are being opened, aud gas
and eil wells bcrcd, while the erec-
tion of manufactories and various
industries is keeping pace with the
discovery and opening up of the
natural resources of the laud.
Indian Territory is the lsst and
greatest chance in the southwest
offered to the pioneer and to those
who are attracted by the pos-
sibilities of the glory and success
approved by the secretary of the
Sixth—The superintendent is
authorized, with the approval of
the secretary of the interior, to
rent the buildings belonging to the
government upon the reserve.
Seventh—The secretary of the
Interior may, upon the recom-
mendation of the superintendent
and the United States Indian in-
spector for Indian Territory, grant
which are the rewards of the':::"""",*" gram
founders of the new country -1° P"vileges or permission for
" temporary use aud occupation of
portions of the reservation, upon
K. C. Journal.
NEW "HOT SPRINGS.'
GOVKRNMBNT SOON TO OP*N IN-
DIAN TERRITORY— LBASK RE-
The interior department took an
important step Tuesdsy toward
making a big watering place of
Sulphur Springs by promulgating
rules snd regulations in regard to
the government of the Springs.
It is the purpose of the govern-
ment to mak« Sulphur a resort
equal to Hot Springs, Ark. People
are clamoring to eetablisu hotels
and bath housts there. Inspect
open for public use.
Thirteenth—Persons who reader
themselves obnoxious by dis-
orderly conduct or bad behavior,
or who may violate any of the
foregoing rules, or any rules that
may be hereafter prescribed by the
secretsry, may be summarily re>
moved from the reservation and
will not be allowed to return witkh
out permission, in writing from
the secretary of tfae Interior, upon
the recommendation of the super-
ent is hereby authorized and direct-
hd to remove all trespssseu upon
the reservation and enforce these
rules and regulatioas.
Miss Plora Blount is very sick.
We are very much io need of
Miss Elsie Hawkios is visiting
at Fairview this week.
the payment of a reasonable rental
with the approval of the recre«
tary of the interior, is authorized
to issue suitable rules and regula-
tions, prescribing requirements as
to sanitation for the government
of bath houses, the rate of charges
for baths, etc.
Ninth—The superintendent is
directed to see that the rules gov-
erning ssnitation are strictly en-
forced: that the reservation Is not
encroached npon or occupied by
C. H. Hawkins
Wess Harris had the misfortune
to loose one of his horses one night
Charile and Vinita Bobbltt,
Fairview, aud Will Webb,
Vinita, visited here last
Mrs. Charlesworth and daughter
will startler St. Louis Wednes-
nesdsy. They will make that
their future home.
Married, at the home of the
brld. Mr. Walter Cha,l„„rlt
and MIssHattie Hawkins. Rev.
Cook, pastor of the Christian
Zevely already has on file "in~his|'.VUse to be po^ed Tn' co"spi™<^! AU'of' her' reUl'v^' an^
office more than a score of places oroper notice, waring .11J friend. and aconatr
of application, for sites for hotels against'tresis* , I present ReZ 'L."^
>nd bath homes. 4 Tenth-The V use of in- IrZ Refreikm"U
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