The Logan County News. (Crescent, Okla.), Vol. 9, No. 26, Ed. 1 Friday, May 10, 1912 Page: 2 of 8
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••The editor of the Weekly Plain
Dealer is a charitable sort of feller,"
commented honest Farmer Hornheak,
in the midst of his perusal of the vil-
lage newspaper, wherein he had en-
countered an example of the linotype a
peculiar perversity. "In his article on
the death of Lafe Dabsack. who, be
twixt mo and you, hadn't much to
recommend him except that he wasn t
quite as bad sometimes as h« was oth-
ers. he eays that 'the deceased was
generally regarded as hiJJdytS9mfwTd*
"And I guess that's about as near
as anybody could get to making an
estimate of "the departed without hurt-
lug his relatives* feelings "—Puck.
FRUIT DEALERS RECOGNIZE
BUSINESS VALUE OF SPRAYING
Thoroughness find Timeliness are Two Most Important
Points—Car etui Study of Insects or Fun*> to Deal
With Should he Made Bclore Selecting
Mixture to IW Used.
"i'wry T d* a Utory"
Braid. Ribbon and Small
Mark Hatsfor Children s Wea
Important to Mother*
Examine carefully every bottle or
CASTOKIA. a safe and sure remedy for
Infants and children, and see that it
In Use For Over 30 Years.
Children Crv for Fletcher's Castori*
children, and see that i
"And hy are you writing -Per8onar
on that envelopeT"
"1 want the man's wife to read the
The man with money speaks the
No harmful drug* in fiar*'> I T v It i- ->
poMol wUoily of tiuip'.v hi * ih-givlB,; hcria.
Dream of marriage signifies mad-
Orchard Sprayed Several Times Each Year.
Then don't wonder at
your run-down condition.
Your food is not being
properly digested, thus
causing Heartburn, Gas
on Stomach, Belching,
Indigestion and Costive-
ness. You hould try a
It makes weak stomachs
strong and maintains
health. At all Druggists.
headache, biliousness, in-
pimples, blotches, yellow
complexion, etc., are all
signs of poisons in your
blood. These poisons
should be driven out, or
serious illness nuy result.
To get rid of them, use
the old, reliable, purely
vegetable, liver medicine.
Mrs. J. H. Easier, of
Spartanburg, S. C., says:
" I had sick headache, tor
years. I felt bad most of
the time, 1 tried Thed-
ford's Black-Draught, and
now 1 feel better than
when 1 was 16 years old."
Your druggist sells it, in
i 25 cent packages.
Insist on Thcdford's
Make the Liver
Do its Duty
Nine times in ten when the liver is
right the stomach and bowels are right.
CARTER'S LITTLE ~
gently but firmly
pel a lazy liver to
do its duty.
• ud Distress After Eatin*.
SHALL PILL, SMALL I OSl, SMKLL PRICE.
Genuine r.uar Signature
(By O H ALKORD l
Every owner of fruit trees should
plan to give them some attention in
the way of spraying There is noth
ins that will pay so well if intelligent-
ly done The very enemies that prey
on the fruit trees prove a blessing to
the farmer who sprays, as their rav-
ages on unprotected orchards enable
hira to realize prices for his perfect
fruit undreamed of before their ap-
Not only does spraying protect the
crop, but it makes packing and selling
easier Fruit buyers and dealers now
recognize the business value of spray-
ing and do not care to buy or han ile
fruit that has not been thoroughly |
The principles of spraying are few
and simple, and the work is not com-
, plex. but very easy if done with a
power sprayer. Spraying is not an
en pens* as is generally supposed It
not only pays for itself but yields a
handsome profit besides.
Or< hards are not alone benefited by
spraying. Vineyards, track gardens
and. in fact, nearly all commercial
crops return proportionately as great
dividends for money invested in spray-
ing as do orchards.
Before starting to spray, a careful
study should be made of the insects
or fungi you have to deal with, in or-
der to determine the best mixture as
well as the best time to spray
The man who would be successful
in spraying must learn to know the
Insects and diseases by their appear-
ance and their work so as to app*y
the right treatment at the proper time
There are throe general kinds of
enemies to combat—insects which
gr.aw or eat into the r:' -r.s- 't>
which suck the plant Juices and fung^
di>eases Insects that gnaw or eat
I to control. Spray to coat, the fol
• age. twigs, or fruit with poison or
fungicide Just before an attack by
i . hewing Insects or fungus is expected
Thoroughness and timeliness are
•he two most important joints in sue-
. cessful spraying Remember it costs
Just as much to do a poor Job of spray
1 ir.g as it does to do a thorough one
ar.d the results are usually widely dlf
I\> not spray when trees are in full
b'.oom, as it will reduce the crop, and
,:.l the bees, which are valuabl«
friends of the fruit (rower.
Do not spray immediately after a
. It is better to spray on a still day
1 or. if there is a wind, to spray only
on the windward side of the trees
spraying the other side on the first
stilt d.iy or when the wind changes.
Wooden tubs barrels or earthet
jars should be used when preparini
the mixtures which contain coppet
sulphite, corrosive sublimate, or ar
senate of lead.
Carefully label all substances usee
in making spraying mixtures, and
keep them some place where they can
not be used by mistake.
Arsenica! sprays should not be ap-
plied to fruits, etc wtthln two weeks
of the time they are to be use^t aa
When through using, the spray
pump should be cleaned by forcing
water through It.
Keep all spraying apparatus in re-
pair. so that the work will not be de-
layed at the critical time.
Don't spray immediately after a
shower, or heavy dew.
Do not spray indiscriminately but
study the pests you have to cornba'
and ado-1 the most effective means of
TWO excellent samples of the
spring styles for misses are pic-
tured here. Braids tot the lacy
kind i. ribbon and small flowers
are the materials used. Shapes, both
for misses and children, are much
like those shown for grown people,
hut the composition of these hats so
far as trimming and making Is con-
cerned are entirely different.
Fine plaitmgs of Yal or other light
laces are used with great success. In
i a lace Tuscan braid is made up
with plaited Yal lace and finished with
a ribbon bow in a dull rose color. It
is a very fine combination in Just the
right tones. This shape is always be-
coming and always fashionable.
Innumerable fancy bonnets grow
dally more popular No longer con-
fined to small ch-.dren, the miss and
i the debutante cling to these childish
modes as long as possible. There is
no doubt they lend a hint of the spring-
time of life to any wearer whose race
i is youthful.
The example shown here Is made of
white hair braid with rosettes and ties
of blue ribbon. The wreath of close-
set June roses across the front out-
lines the coronet, and the crown is a
small soft tan. This is one or many
shapes which the beautiful little "Wil-
helmina" or Dutch bonnet brought In
Bonnets for little girls are delightful
miniatures in shape, of those designed I
for their mother. Like everything j
diminutive, they are quaint and pleas-
ing from the mere fact that they are
BAD BACKS DO
MAKE WORK HARD
Backache makes the daily toil, for
thousands, an a^ony hard to endure.
Many oi these poor sufferers have
kidney trouble and don't know it.
Swollen, aching kidneys usua.lv go
hand in hand with irregular kidney
action, headache, dizziness, nervous-
ness and despondency.
Just try a box of I'onn s Kidney
Pills the best-recommended special
kidney remedy. This good medicine
has cured thousands.
HERE'S A TYPICAL CASE—
llenry J. White, 416 >'. 3rd St.. Ft.
Smith, Ark., says: " I suffered every-
thing but death from terrib.e kidr.ev
trouble. I hud awful headaches and
dizzy spells, urine scalded and my bac*
ached constantly. Doan's Kidney Fnls
cured me completely and I have had
no sign of kidney trouble sir.ee. '
Qet Doan's at any Drug Store. 50c. I Box
Beauty specialists encounter many
HAS NUMEROUS GOOD POINTS'WORK WONDERS WITH TUNIC
Walking Costurre That Will Make Up Garrrent ReaMy Indispensable to the
Weil in Many Kinds of Woman Who Perforce Must
Materials. Practice Economy.
There are many materials well suit-
ed to this simple costume.
It has the skirt made with a narrow
pane) down the lelt side of front;
three pieces of satin are inserted from
the foot upwards, buttons and loops
are also used * r trimming.
The short coat is semi-fitting and
has a tuck on each shoulder, kept ;
la position by small buttons sewn
the ; lant are killed with poison spray
such as arsenic, hellebore, etc. The
entire plant or tree is covered with
the spray, so that the Insects will
have to eat the poison
Insects that suck are more d:^
to dispose cf The method usually
FOR THE HORSE
Corn-Alfalfa Feed Found to B«
as Good as Oats and Less
Expensive in a
•- ." - : ****?-> Ji
A Well Kept Orchard.
adopted is to drench them with an
emu.sion. and one of the scale washes.
A coating of one of these mixtures is
sprayed on them, and kills them by
smothering. as they breathe through
li-:le spiracles along the sides of their
The fungus growths are parasitic.
consisting of plants or growths of low
form, which live on other living plants,
and kill the vegetation the> attack by
organs. They spr d by small dust-
like bodies called spores, which cor-
respond to the seed in higher forms
of plant life These spores ire born
on the surface and produced in great
rater and it
In the big experiment with govern-
ment horses at Fort Riley just com-
pleted by the Kansas Agricultural col-
• ie it was found that other feeds
may be subs'ltu-ed entirely for oats
a ration for work horses with .43
good results and much cheaper. The
results of this test, in which ?3T
horses were used, was made public
.'jr the first time at the s'a'e insti-
F f'een rations were fed to as many
lets of horses and every meal tor
every one of those $37 horses was
weighed and mixed in the proper pro- |
portions. Military discipline helped
0 make the experiment a suceess.
Soldiers at Fort Riley, w here the feed-
ing was done, were under orders to
do the work -with the utmost care. Ev-
ery h 'rse w as weighed before and
after the test. The average weight of
the horses used was 1.1 pounds.
They were artillery horses doing as
much work as horse* on the farm
To find, if possible, a grain or mix-
^'.re of Strains that would -.ike the
place of oats as a horse feed and give
as good results, but be more econom-
1 al, was one object of ti e test. An-
o-her reason for the experim nt was
to t'nd the value of var us hays for
rse-feeding purposes. Still another
d.: ermine the e*e t of grains
health of the animals used. All
hese Questions were answered.
Oats, once and for all. as proved a
eVer feed for work horses thai corn,
mora iiyiMh*. 8wwu <li
. rses ftd oats gained IS pounds—an
v^r.ige gain—while the s.-.tra number
if horses eating corn lost
>hen fed with the proper
Th9 woman of small means, whose
social position obliges her to dress
well on small income per annum, de-
vises many schemes whereby she may
give her limited wardrobe the ap-
pearance of great variety. Within the
past few seasons her greatest aid in
"putting up a bluff" has been the ubi-
quitous tunic. This style admits of
so many delightful variations that the
clever dresser does not fail to niaku
the best of the advantages it offers.
For instance, if one is possessed of
a well fitting white satin frock, one j
may vary the tunic worn over it, and
a variety of effects may be obtained. J
It is certainly worth trying by the
woman who has a limited number of
frocks and many occasions on which
she must wear them. Some little al-
teration or differences in the arrange- I
ment of shades worn with a frock
gives an air of novelty and interest.
Some women are content to tish out :
the same frock and wear It continu-
ally with even the self-same spray of
flowers pinned on. It does not seem
to occur to them what an almost end- i
less variety can be obtained by little
changes here and there, with perhaps
different ornaments and waysof dress-
Ing the hair. No woman should scorn
such details, and in her desire to look
her best she may easily get Into the
habit of critically examining herself
and her clothes.
To go back to the subject of tunics
and the wonderful ingenuity which la
exercised In them, that they have a
great effect in altering the shape and
appearance of the figure Is a fact most
of us have realized. A tall, slim figure
can, of course, stand practically any
' arrangement of this overdress, but
the short woman In this, as in many
other details of her toilet, has to be
most careful that no hard line, which
may detract In any way from her
weight, or any undue fullness, should
be worn. All lines should sweep down-
ward or slope sideways, always keep-
ing in view the wish to add length and
take away any suspicion of width In
Good health cannot bo maintained when
there is a constipated habit, ^iartielu lea
"Yes, I am going to kiss you when I
"Leave the house at once, etrl"
A woman Is so used to pinning
things that she can't understand *hy
a man should make so much fuss about
a missing button.
As the Streets Are Cleaned.
Tommy—Don't you think I might let
the rain wash my face Instead of re-
moving the dirt myself?
"We are drifting toward a paternal
form of government," said the econo-
"Pardon me If correct you." re-
sponded the suffragette, gently. to
be accurate, you should say a mater-
nal form of government"
Found Imitation Difficult.
Bert, a freshman, closed a letter to
his cousin Joe, five years old, by eay-
lng; "Now, I must quit and write
Ave pages on Esther"
The next day his father found Joe
armed with tablet and pencil, trying
to hold down his young brother Rob-
ert, and said to him: "Joe, what are
"I'm trying to write five pages on
Bob, but he won't be still," replied
the little fellow."
Needn't Kiss Husband.
Supreme Court Justice Mareau In
Brooklyn, dismissed the suit of Sam
uel Markowltz, a New York real es
tate broker, for the annulment of hi
marriage to Mildred Markowltz
"It Is absurd to frame such issue#,"
Justice Mareau said. "Practically the
plaintiff asks an annulment of his
marriage to the girl because she re-
fused to kiss him."
The young woman was eighteen
years old when she married Marko-
wltz, who, as alleged, had already had
four wives, of whom two had died
and two were divorced.
toeether. The satin is use<l
collar, pocket flaps and cuffs,
of straw to match, trimmed
ribbon bow and wings.
rials required. 4l* yards 46
wide, *4 yard satin inches
large and 20 small buttons. 4
silk or satin lor lining coat
Concerning the Collar.
A great difference is noticeable in
I the collars of the moment. When they
are worn low they are turned well
I away from the throat, with a deep
fichu-like collar of softest muslin and
lace or a sailor collar of Oriental ein-
The medium collar band haa ao
vogue. Contrarlly, the v^Vy high col-
lar. perfectly shaped and boned, of
soft and filmy material, is considered
exceedingly smart, and figures on
most of the smart afternoon gowns.
THIKEWFUENCtmsMEOV ' 2.- 3.
ru.*s cmkv >.« x '1
c- f —
uwr\ CO-. EAV Ska • >&- ilA* r> i x 1 '
fiu« L. TUOMPsiO eON> lO. I VI, V •
W. N. U, Oklahoma City, No. IMItt
to be „
fruit be thoroughly
or fungicide befor
insect, or the first
ctlvo spraying is
: If the foliage
lly coated with iv
ore the first che
mgus spore 1
i them, the Insect will be les -o>
it its first meal, and the firs- tun-
infection will be prevented When
Insects or fungus dlsea-e« hare be-
come plentiful both are mote di:\. -!t corn.
■fed. was found
: ih.tae than either timothy or prai-
rie hay. and It cheapens the cost of
the dsi'y ra-ion from 2* to 4 per pent.
The ration six pans of corn, four of
oa-s. four of bran, and timothy hay
s .My is the best that an be fed a
*ork horse, though not th^ cheapest.
Horses fed an oat rttion d:i not show
.n\ more spirit than those 'hat ata
disproves aa old theory.
Corduroys this summer will be very
much ;n evidence
So many women like the velvet fln-
isfcej corduroys that ;b > will doubt-
less be giad to see '.^e same weave In-
troduced Into -he cotton iabrics
i The n. v spring cotton corduroys
much 'esemble the velvet ones, thi A
the* have not, of course, the same
I brilliant finish. There Is the s;\tne
ecrd'.ike weave, however, and the
| ton corduroys will doubtless prove .is
I good for hard ssrvice as the other
I numbers of the corduroy family.
To Mend Hole In Sweater.
To m- j a hole lu a sweater, use
yarn as for darning, start at the top
and chain s ltch down the length of
the hole with a darning needle, catch
ing each loo\ securely. You w ill have
a neat f.co- s of w ork and no one will
notice where the hole has been.
Shaded feathers are to be much
worn this season A color combina-
tion apparently in high favor is red
I and dark, bright certse.
has a flavour all its own.
"Toasties" are made of
selected white Indian com;
first cooked, then rolled into
wafer-like hits and toasted
to an appetizing golden
A favorite food for
breakfast, lunch or supper
in thousands upon thousands
of homes where people
" The Memory Lingers "
Sold by Grocer*
IV«tum Hornr^rvy Limit*!
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Wnorowski, B. F. The Logan County News. (Crescent, Okla.), Vol. 9, No. 26, Ed. 1 Friday, May 10, 1912, newspaper, May 10, 1912; Crescent, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc235234/m1/2/: accessed February 25, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.