The Hollis Post-Herald. (Hollis, Okla.), Vol. 13, No. 12, Ed. 1 Thursday, November 4, 1915 Page: 4 of 8
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The Hollis Post-Herald
Published Every Tiiursi ay
Thos. B. Huff, Editor
Thos. B. Huff j
Floyd W. Huff|
Per 11n'li by 'Contract
Local Beaile rs I'erUno
Entered at Hie Po« Office nt Hollis. OJtlu
bomu. o* seeoprt class mail matter.
Bubsckiptio.n il.nu 1M :: Vi-ak j
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4 1915.!
ITS HARD TO GET RID OF A COLD
Especially at this Time of the year.
Just a few hours with Grissom's Guaranteed
Cold Remedy and your bothersome cold is a thing
of the past. These small Tablets act directly on
the seat of the Trouble, opening the air passages ,
and passing the waste matter out through the
UVerThedmosreo1bstir,ate case will give way before
this treatment, and the small sum that it.costs
J L+ iarere box, it is needless to suffer,
to get a lar|®^;TWENTY-FIVE CENTS
mtipy will absolutely relieve YOUR COLD
mrirKER than anything you have ever TRIED 03. YOUR
MONEY BACK just ask your friends ABOUT THEM,
they have used theftablets
city drug company,
(2 registered druggists)
THE UNIVERSAL CAR
It is predicted that Oklahoma j
will be struck very heavy next i
year with that pesty insect, the I
boll weevil, and we should think , ,
it would be wise ior our farmers j ——• "
to plant less cotton and deverse- i show means more thar
fy more another year. \ ocr editorials this last week, I a coisj^^ ^ ^ a ^
_ | and if they can have a clear con-
Those being able to own a scious for committing such an
six-shooter in Hollis so seldom | act, wecan live ove(t bilit we
have any use for one that when would feel bettci had we gave
a fire alarm is sounded they nev-1 our neighbor credit if we were
er fail to let the people know , in their place. If oui nei„hboi
that they can shoot a pistol,
even though they are a mile
from any. fire.
There are now five thresh-
ers running in Hollis thresh-
ing the feed that is being
bought here. The weather has
been ideal for this work, and
these machines on an average
of every twenty-four hours
thresh between nine and twelve
cars of grain, which measured
into bushels making about nine
land twelve thousand bushels
which, we think is a very good
showing as a grain crop.
merely bringing colts to a com
mon meeting place, it necessarily
brings the farmers and breed
ers together, thus promoting s<>
ciability; it brings the business
man of the town in closer touch
with the farmers and makes
is not capable of writing his own
editorials, he should do as many cWmorat
editors (?) are doing-pay some their mterst mutnrl. <£>■ • *'
fellow off in Chicago 30 cents in« on the part of the fsrmei.
per month to write them for
>art of the breeder to raise one,
md one, type of horses. \V L.
Blizzard, Department of Animal
Husbandry, Oklahoma A. and M.
WHY NOT MORE HORSE AND
The horse breeding industry in
this country is deserving more
and the business men mean*
Look out for the traveling
fellow who is here to-uay and
gone tomorrow better have t;
home man to attend to your
eyes and you will knew where
to find him if anything goes
much to their future prosperity.! wrong. J. W. Brewer, Only $eg-
, , . - ni th„ istered Optometrist :n Harmon
The colt show, free from the Co
side attractions of the ordinary
We admit it is much easier
to fill our editorial column with
"canned dope" that can be pur-
chased .for a mere trifle, but we
think more of our humble efforts
to put in original matter. We
like to read them and know that
STATE EDUCATIONAL NOTES
BY R. H. WILSON
State Superintendent, •
I At the first meeting for the g
he C( I school year of the Council of j
to 'talk'State school presidents, held in 11
iiivc tu icou tnciii aim iviivw vuai*
we did it, and was the origina-:flh °ver the country, as there is
tor. . nothing that will create more in
Jterest and inthusiasm" among
We notice that one of our I farmers and breeders than a
neighbor papers swiped one of lionse and colt show
country and State fairs, C'm
close ti) the horse, as it is a Hied
ium for sociality, for the ex
change < f ideas, and as almost
attention than it is getting, ant) every man, woman and child is a
there is no way ti. get, that atfen 'lover if good horses, the
tion and interest than through i stiow is the ideal p ace to ,, „
colt shows We must replace j horse ', and to create in the ^ the office of the state superin
the small farm horses by big of the of the oommu ;ter,dent last week, there were;
drafters If we could dothis we U, an interest in cood h,„.,es jg««t tte blowing )ute j
could more than rlonblethe value f\n interest created in this way gj.a^e Normal? Ada; G. B. Grum- >
of the horses in the country. , is sure to bring good results i bine, Northwestern State Nor-j
results that will be snown in a maj Alva; A. S. Faulkner,!
community b.v the improvement Southeastern State Normal, Du-
of the quality of the coits from
year to year The colt show is
a big factor in leading to the im
provement of the horses in a
If horse and colt shows come
com mon a great interest in good
horses would rapidly dnvelope
l'^itv Chas. Evans, Central
State Normal, Edmond; G. W.
Gable, Northeastern State Nor-
mal, Tahlequah; J. B. Eskridge,
Southwestern State Normal,
We are closing out our stock of Tin and Gran-
ite Ware. We have quite a big stock on
hand and will save you some money on any
thing in this line.
A Good Granite dipper C p
only - -
Stove Shovels, C j?y 1 ff!u
good grade J Ot ivC
Skillet, in the large
25c size for - 1
We have a big stock of
milk coolers in 1 Gal. and
1 -2 gal. we will close out at
A One Dollar Granite 7lir
Stewer - -
No. 2 Galvanized
Wash Tub - 03C
A good wash pan
Mouse Traps, Special 1 Cp
per dozen - It/v
Pie Pan, the nickel
kind, 2 for
A Good Coal Hood
We have numerous other
articles in this line.
community and does a great j Weatherford; Lynn Glover, Uni-
dealto create a desire 'on the! ^entity Preparatory School,
| Tonkawa; S. M. Barrett, East-
jeni Preparatory School, Clare-
more and G. W. Austin, College
for Women, Chickasha.
There has probably never
been a meeting of this Council |
in which there has been so|
much enthusiasm and so much |
; optimism. Without a single ex- j
ception a larger enrollment and I
| a larger attendance was report-1
!ed from the schools and this1
| notwithstanding the fact that in
! pome of the towns in which the j
•schools are located high schools
have been put in operation this j
year for the first time. This
tendency would Qf course be to |
lessen the number, as the high |
schools must of necessity draw!
considerably from the local pat-
ronage of the schools.
Each of the Normal Schools
has a member on the rural
school commission and the re-
ports from all sections were to
the effect that the county ral-
'les, the state-wide campaign
for better rural schools, and the
moonlight school propositions
were all progressing in a way
which foreboded the complete
'elimination of illiteracy from
the state of Oklahoma within
the next few years.
Each Normal School and each
of the preparatory schools has
upon and evei-y member of the j
Council present was confident
that we were in the beginning!
of the greatest school year in
the history of the state.
We have some fine planes, hammers, chisles and other
Hardware that we will close out at prices that will surprise
you. Call and see.
i "The Price
is the Thing"
j. B. ELLIS
With 9 Years
Our Christmas stock is here
and is complete, lots of people
are having presents put away
for them now while the stock is
complete. We have a nice line
be careful in buying your ivory
of solid back ivory goods, better
"•oods, as lots of it is of an in-
ferior quality, we have onlv the
•best, and are here to make our
| word g<~od at any time.
Mr . Raymond King of Gains-
ville, Texas, has accepted a po-
sition with the City National
Bank as bookkeeper.
"I Don't Feel Good*'
That is what, a lot of people toll us.
i\- lally tlwii bowels only need cleansing.
will do the trick and make you feel fine.
We know -his positively. Take one
tenight. Sold only by us, 10 cents.
The Hollis Drug Co.
A Ford on the road for every car of anoth-
er ma''P. More than 900,000 now in use—
everywhere. This could not be if the Ford
car had not, and was not proving super-
iority every dav, in all parts of the world.
The sturdy, light weight, economical
Ford car. useful to evervbodv. s^vino- wion-
y for eVervbodv—at a price within reach
of evervbodv. Runabout $390; Touring
Car $440; Town Car S6^0. f.o.b., Detroit.
On sa'e at Sam C. Hall Garage, Hollis,
FREE! FREE! FREE!
Bridle and Blanket
On Nov. 15, 1915.
A Ticket given with each
Dollar Paid us on Notes and
accounts on or before they
ALSO ON ALL CASH PURCHASES
A big line of of HOI BLAST HEAT-
ERS and COOK STOVES
The kind that pay for themselves
W.J. Petty 8c Co.
YOU men who have delayed buying
Fall clothes—and you who think of
fcoin& through the season without new
clothes, for the sake of economy—
Just now, you can have a suit or overcoat
tailored to your individual order, with the assur-
ance that your investment will pay bi& dividends
in clothes service and satisfaction.
If you make your selection from the Bern line of pure
■wool cloths and have it tailored in the Bom shops, your suit
or overcoat will serve you all this season—and serve you
equally veil a&ain next Fill, and Winter, when the scarcity
of .wool and fast dyes will raise the price of^ood clothes.
But yon can't £,ct two seasons' satisfactory service from
most clothes—that's why Born .s preferred.
Better step in now and economize by ordering a Born
suit— supreme in value.
GARDNER & LONG
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