Marshall County Democrat. (Madill, Okla.), Vol. 3, No. 29, Ed. 1 Friday, April 9, 1909 Page: 4 of 8
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There Is no action of your dally life
of greater importance than to see that
your bowels move. They should move
at least once a day naturally, and by
that is meant without any help. If
they do not move at least cnce a day
you can consider yourself constipated
and it is time you did something about
You will be glad to know there is «
way out of tho difficulty, Lemuel Lao
derdale, an old soldier at Quincy, 111,
Elmer McMillan, of Speed, Mo., Mr*
Monahan, of Stonewall, Miss., and
many others were as you ar« now.
But one day they awoke to the fact
that Dr. Caldwell's Syrup Pepsin was
curing their friends, so they bought it
too and it cured them. Today, they
are loud in praise of it.
What Dr. Caldwell's Syrup Pepsin did
for lhem it should do for you. flurely
vour constipation Is no worse than theirs,
bne of whom had it since '61. It only re-
mains for you to realize that salts are of
out temporary good, and what you want
48 a permanent cure; that purgative tab-
lets, cathartic pills and such violent
things make a great show of doing some-
thing. hut do nothing that is lasting. Dr.
Caldwell's Syrup Pepsin Is a scientific
preparation, a laxative-tonic, a mild syr-
upy Mould that contains Ingredients that
not only cure the constipation, but tone
the Intestinal muscles so that they learn
again to work without help. A bottle can
be bought of any druggist for the small
price of 50 rents, and there is a dollar
size for families who have already found
out Its wonderful value In stomach, liver
and bowel troubles, In old or young.
Send your name and address to the doc-
tor and n free trial bottle will be sent you
so that you can test it be-
If there is anything about
your ailment that you don't
| understand, or If you want
any medical advice, write
to the doctor, and he will
answer you fully. There la
no charge for this service.
I The address is Dr. W. B.
with mother a close second.
"HI, you. Willie! Wat's de matter?"
"Nuthln'. I'm trainln' tor a Mara-
"If the window had been eight feet
from the ground." pouted the young
wife, "instead of eight stories, I'd have
thrown myself out when you quarroled
with me. Then you'd have had to be sweet
to me when you picked me up. A lot
of wives attempt suicide, they say, Just
to be petted when they come to."
"Yes," said he. "but sometime* they
don't come to, remember."
Pettit's Eye Salve First Sold In 1807
100 years ago, sales inrrense yearly, wonder-
ful remedy; cured millions weak eves. All
druggists or Howard Bros., Buffalo, N. Y.
We are ruined, not by what we real-
ly want, but by what we think we
want; it Is wise, therefore, never to
go abroad In search of our want*.—
Give children pennies if they buy di-
gestible WRIGL.EY'8 SPEARMINT.
It Is much better for them.
Women know that men will make
fools of themselves if given a chance
—and they give them lots of chances.
Liess and less cigar smoke. More
and more WRIGUSY'S SPEARMINT
The man who Is voclferant about his
hulioi, usually has but little to laik
RKn CR08* BAM, BLUE
Should be in every home. Ask your grocer
for it. Large 2 oz. package only 5 cents.
Ambition makes a man feel that he
could do something, if he only knew
Do You Feel Run
If so, you are an easy victim o(
disease. You can avoid danger
if you build up your system with
the natural strength-giver—
which helps your body do its own
building up. It puts the whole diges-
tive system in a perfect condition.
Regulates the stomach, imparts new
vigor and health to the tissues.
Your Druggist has it.
Two lzes, 50c and 35c
Cleanses and beautifies the h*tr.
1'roinotes a laiuriai.l Riowth.
Novar Fall* to Westora Oray
Hair to Youthful Colr~
Cure* scalp diseases * hair lalll
MARSHALL COUNTY DEMOCRAT
DRAPER A LOONEY, PUBS.,
MADILL, - • OKLA.
How can a spineless winter have Its
Castro says he's going back to Ventv
ruela. We sympathize Kith tho coun-
"Street car straps arii loaded with
microbes." says a college professor.
Mean thing to call us.
Athlete, crazed by drlna, puts 20
men out of business. This suggests
a new style of training.
About 4,000,000 sugar maple trees
In the western reserve promise to do
their full duty this spring.
The world Is getting better all the
lime. The tobacco trust is going to
raise the price of cigarettes.
The price of 'possum is going up
presumably on tho theory that any-
thing that is fashionable must not be
Tennessee has paused a law to li-
cense boxing. Fine! Now It's up to
Nevada to offer a premium on the
The price of cigarettes is going up.
but I his won't bother the man who
gets his cigarettes out of the other
Durglars in Youngstown stole the
burglar alarm. The blamed things
are expensive, too—ought to have a
watchman to protect them.
The latest New York fad is fighting
duels with wax bullets. Now watch
for the arrival of the man who didn't
know his bullets were made of lead.
The Missouri penitentiary does
not furnish baths to the prisoners.
Punishments are getting milder and
infkler, remarks the Cleveland Leader
One of our UQS'eat nion'tal healers
says that tired feeling Is a delusion.
It is certainly a mighty pleasant delu-
sion when one Is able to humor it by
giving it full swing.
Wilbur Wright only charges $600
per for giving lessons in aeronautics.
At tho prico he must give Instructions
as to how to fall gracefully and land
with tho least damage.
"How to Be a Cheerful Taxpayer,"
Is the title of a series of articles be-
ing written by a Chicago editor. Send
it to the kaiser. He Is In need of that
sort of cheerful literature.
Chinese In the Flowery kingdom,
having been forbidden to smoke opi-
um, are said to bo turning to cheap
whisky. A local-option movement in
China seems to be about due.
Alaska last year exported products
worth $34,200,000 and Imported arti-
cles worth $18,000,000. That left a very
handsome balance of trade in Alaska's
favor and showed that the territory is
getting into line commercially.
King Alfonso seems to be a good
monarch, anxious to deliver Spain
from nil traces of medievalism, and
give her an up-to-date administration,
but it is doubtful if he owes half as
much of his popularity to the fact that
he Is a good king as to that other
fact that he is a good fellow.
Jails as financial centers are some-
thing new under the sun, says the
Baltimore American, but Mr. Morse,
the financier during the day, attending
to his usual business and making mon-
ey In the ordinary ways, and Morse,
the convict during the night, locked
up in jail. Is decidedly a picturesque
feature of our complex and curious
THE MOVE FOR A BETTER BREED
States Which Have Laws Regulating the Registration
Son of Alexander's Abdallah, and a horse often found in the pedigrees
of American carriage horsos. Belmont was the sire of Egmont, who sired
Johnnie Mack, the sire of Lord Brilli ant.
A Syracuse woman refused a legacy
o( $5,000 on the ground that she be-
lieved It was justly due the nearest
relative of the decedent. It Is omin-
ous if the world 1b growing this hon-
est, for Hamlet long ago declared it a
condition in which doomsday would
bo near. Tint comfort is to be found
in the fact that such startling honesty
is JuBt a very rare exception to prove
a very common rule.
Prof. Arthur Korn of ller 1 in has per-
fected an invention which proves the
theories of gravitation. He fills n
metal globe with water and Imparts vi-
bration to the contents with an elec-
tric motor. He has thus found it pos-
sible to construct an exact working
model of the solar system in water, In
which the planets all move In their ap-
pointed paths without any visible sup-
port or externally applied power.
"It is said that tho explosion was
caused by one of the workmen enter-
ing an abandoned portion of tho mine
with a lamp, thus igniting a body of
gas." This Is the explanation of
the recent tragedy In the colliery of
the Erie Coal Company at Port Blan-
chard. Pennsylvania. The occupation
of coal mining Is beset with dnngers,
and one of the greatest of these dan
gers is the recklessness of ignorant or
The crown prince of Gcrmnny thinks
he can not come to this country in-
cognito. True for him. The reporters
would get all he knows and then
some before he could cross the gang-
Tho czar was so angry at the open-
ing speech in the Finnish diet that he
dissolved that body and there must
be a new electlutl. The unfortunate
parliament thus < wt off in Its Infancy
may well echo tlW historic lament, "If
I waa so soon do lc for. I wonder what
1 was begun for.r
Owners of pure-bred stallions have
been pleased to comply with the Wis-
consin law as regards posters, having
nothing to hide and everything to gain
by publicity; otherB have been lax in
this respect or have pleaded Ignorance
as an excuse, when taken to task for
their negligence. This condition of
affairs will be apt to continue to a
greater or less degree If, as is now the
case in many districts, owners of
mares aid and abet the owners of stal-
lions in their evasion of the law and
11I99 are iasliffereal as to the breeding
ul the stallions they patronize, pro-
vided the service fee Is kept sufficient-
ly low. A cheap service fee is the
least consideration in breeding horses.
The cheap fee means a cheap selling
offspring. It Is the proverbial "penny
wise, pound foolish" policy and It is
high time that our farmers learn that
It Is to their best interest to make
sure that the stallion they patronize is
pure-bred, sound, a fine individual and
properly prepotent and in that case
the service fee will be of little mo-
ment and will be more than paid back
when tho time comes to sell the colt.
If a groceryman must sell oleomar-
arine be should at least ticket it as
such and not advertise it as pure,
creamery butter. In exactly the same
way it Is but right that the man who
offers a counterfeit, grade, or scrub
stallion for public service should ad-
vertise its true breeding and this is
done when, according to law, the li-
cense certificate is printed and posted
up In conspicuous plaees wherever the
horse is used.
Relative to the stallion situation the
following facts will be of interest to
The secretary of the stallion regis-
tration board of Minnesota, Prof. An-
drew Boss, says: "The law requiring
the enrollment and licensing of stall-
ions was passed on April 25, 1907. The
board was organized in May, and dur-
ing the first year of its existence has
licensed 2,959 horses. Of these 1,110,
or 37.5 per cent., are purebred; 1,849,
or G2.5 per cent., are grades; 96 have
been refused license 01 account o." un-
soundnesses which are recorded as
transmissible and would be likely to
a!Tect the get of these stallions. It is
estimated that 25 to 30 stallion owners
have been advised by local veterin-
arians that their horses could not pass
examination and application has not
been sent in for them. In all proba-
bility 125 unsound horses have been
kept from service In the state this
year. The Percheron breed of horses
leads all others both in grades and
pure-breds, with standard-bred trot-
ters second and Belgians third in the
"In some sections of the state there
Is slight opposition to the law, due
largely to local prejudice, or misrepre-
sentation on the part of some preju-
diced stallion owner, or other inter-
ested party. As a whole, the la 7 is
meeting with the approval of tne horse
breeders of the state. This is evi-
denced both by the large number of
horses registered, and by the co-re-
spondence uecessary in securing li-
censes. With only a few exceptions,
the law la being obeyed strictly, some
counties reporting only one or two
horses still unlicensed. Some misun-
derstanding still exists regarding Sec-
tions 5 and 7 of the law relative to
posters. The law requires a poster
containing copy of the license certi-
ficate on the door of every stable at
which the horse is stood for public
service. In many places these par-
ticular sections of the law are not
being observed simply became tho
owners of stallions do not know that
It Is necessary. Where informed that
this is required, there is little diffi-
culty lit securing the posting of the
In Pennsylvania, where the stallion
law has been in effect for one season,
1,820 stallions have been licensed, of
which 604, or 38.2 per c:nt., are pure-
bred and 1,216, or 66.8 per cent., are
grades and mongrels.
In New Jersey the legislature last
winter (1907-08) passed a stallion law
based upon that of Wisconsin, but hav-
ing the following important differ-
ences: The work of stallion enroll-
ment Is to be done by a stallion regis-
tration board, consisting of the ani'xal
husbandman of the State Experiment
station, who shall be secretary and
executive officer; a graduate veterin-
arian and a prominent breeder of live
stock. "It shall be the duty of the
board to examine personally each
stallion or jack and determine to the
best of their knowledge and belief
whether Bald stallion or jack is free
from infectious, contagious or trans-
missable diseases or unsoundness and
their findings shall be final." The
board is authorized in case of emer-
gency to name a committee in each
county, consisting of a graduate veter-
inarian and a practical horseman who
shall examine the various stallions or
Jacks in the said county as to sound-
ness. The fee for enrollment is $5
and $2 shall be paid annually for the
renewal of pedigree certificate and
service license. Stallions shall be ex-
amined every year until '°n years of
age, and after the first examination
shall be exempt, if ten years of age
or over. The act went into effect
September 1, 1908.
The legislature of New Jersey also
enacted a unique and important bill
which now is in force and provides
for the appointment of a live stock
commission by the governor, consist-
ing of the director of the state ex-
periment station and the master of the
state grange, ex-offlcio; the animal
husbandman of tho Btate experiment
station, who rhall be secretary and ex-
ecutive officer of the commission; a
graduate veterinarian anj a promin-
ent breeder of live stock. "It Bhall be
the duty of this commission: First, to
purchase aud maintain stallions of
draft and coach type for distribution
and UBe in the several counties of the
Btate, wherever breeders' associations
have been duly organized and which
provide dams for breeding, which
shall conform to the standards anil
rules established by the commission;
second, to aid In the selection and
distribution of breeding sires and
dams of other classes of live stock;
and third, to constitute a stallion ex-
amining board." The sum of $20,000
is appropriated to the commission for
the current year, and thereafter
$5,000 annually for the purpose of
carrying out the provision of the act.
A Cold Meal and No Profit to Owner
TWO YEARS OF FREEDOM.
No Kidney Trouble at All Since Using
Doan's Kidney Pill*
Mrs. .T. B. Johnson, 710 Wee St., <*>•
lumbla. Mo., says: "I was In miser)
with kidney trouble,
and Anally had to un-
dergo an operation.
I did not rally well,
and began to suffer
smothering spells and
dropsy. My left side
was badly swollen
and the action of the
kidneys much disor-
dered. My doctors
said I would have to be tapped, but I
began using Doan's Kidney Pills In-
stead, and the swelling subsided and
the kidneys began to act properly.
Now my health is fine." (Statement
made Aug. 1, 1906, and confirmed by
Mrs. Johnson Nov. 16, 1908.)
Sold by all dealers. 50 cents a box.
FV>ster-MlIburn Co., Buffalo, N. Y.
THE EXTREME OF ECONOMY.
There are at present on duty in the
main thoroughfares of Paris 21 po-
licemen who speak English, nine who
speak German, and six who speak
Spanish, and their usefulness haa
been clearly demonstrated.
Wisdom does not show itself so
much in precept as in life—in a firm-
ness of mind and mastery of appetKe.
It teaches us to do, as well as to talk;
and to make our actions and word'
all ot a color.—Seneca.
Illustrated by Thrifty Philadelphia
Pair and Their Eye-Glasses.
A worthy tradesman of this city
was discussing optics with a customer
the other day. apropos of the iatter's
appearance with his first eye-glasses.
"I've been wearing this pair of spec-
tacles for nearly twenty years now,"
remarked the tradesman, "and my
wife a pair Just like them for the same
time, and now we couldn't either of
us see without them, and we never
had anything the matter with our eyes
in the first place."
"What did you begin to wear them
for, then?" Inquired the customer.
"Why, you see," explained the other,
in a mutter-of-fact manner, "when my
brother-in-law died he left the two
pair of spectacles, and we couldn't
sell them for anything like what they
were worth."—Harper's Weekly.
Little, Brown & Company are issu>
!ng Mr. Rowland Thomas' first boo'J
of fiction, under the title "The Little
Gods; A Masque of the Far East." Mr,
Thomas is a well known magazine
writer, who came under widespread
notice when his story "Fagan" wov
the famous Collier prize of $5,000.
"Fagan" forms the Initial chaipter o^
"The Little Gods," which is a trans-
cript of various phases of life In tht
Philippines. Mr. Thomas has a per-
sonal acquaintance with the Islands,
and writes with a sure knowledge
and a skilled style. The book Is one
of the leaders on Little, Brown & Go's,
list for the year.
Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co. liavq
Issued a revised and greatly enlarged
edition of William Hfckox's Corre-
spondent's Manual. Mr. Hickox, as
is well known, has for years conduct-
ed a shorthand school in Boston, and
has built up a standard book from
what he has found to be the actual
needs of his students.
Prusslc acid poiBons every living
things, plants as well as animals.
More books are printed in Edin-
burgh in proportion to population
than in any other city in the world.
Division of Labor
A man's better half lays down the
rules in the house, but allows her
husband to lay down the carpets.
"Here is a little present for you—a
superb $5,800 necklace—"
"Oh! How nice of you!"
"—that I will let you have for $1,-
A GOOD HOME PRODUCT
FOR GOOD HOME PEOPLE
ALL GOOD GROCERS SELL IT
A flock kept^ under the above conditions during the winter will not be
found to be in profitable conditio? this tpring. Such methods don't pay.
A TRAIN LOAD OF fOBACCO.
Twenty-four Carloads Purchased 1ot
Lewis' Single Binder Cigar
What is probably the biggest lot of
all fancy grade tobacco held by any
factory in the United States has just
been purchased by Frank P. Lewis, of
Peoria, for the manufacture of Lewis'
Single Binder Cigars. The lot will
make twenty-four carloads, and is se-
lected from what is considered by ex-
perts to be the finest crop raised in
many years. The purchase of tobacco
is sufficient to last the factory more
than two years. An extra price was
paid for the selection. Smokers of
Lewis' Single Binder Cigars will appre-
ciate this tobacco.
7—Peoria Star, January 16, igog.
Needed Her at Once.
When Bonaparte Bluebell announced
bis engagement to Lily Doe everybody
In the blacksmith shop congratulated
him on winning Buch a hard working
and forehanded mate. But Erastus
" 'Feared iak you wouldn't never
speak up, Bonaparte. It's going on bIx
months since you begun to fiddle roun'
"Dat'g so," Ronaparfe frankly Remit-
ted, "but I didn't lose mah job till las'
Editor—This is not a good dialect
Author—On the contrary it is one
of .the best ever written.
Editor—Huh! How do you dope that
Author—If you will examine it
carefully, you will see that not a single
word in the entire MS, la Bpelt right.
If we must be afflicted with weak,
sore and inflamed eyes, it is consoling
to know there is such a ready relief
within our reach as Doctor Mitchell's
Eye Salve. One bottle usually effects
complete cure. Have you ever tried
this wonderful remedy? All stores.
Price 25 cents.
The Eternal Marathon.
"Man," declared the old-fashioned
preacher, "is a worm."
"And," said a man who had been
married three times and who was oc-
cupying a small space In a rear pew,
"woman Is the early bird."
Red, Mcnk. Weary, Watery Eyn
Relieved by Murine Kye Remedy. Com-
pounded by Experienced Physicians. Mu-
rine Doesn't Smart: Soothes Eye Pain.
Write Murine Kye Hemedy Co., Chicago,
for illustrated Eye Book. At Druggists.
The Bride—I want a piece of meat
without any bone, fat or gristle.
The Butcher—Madam. 1 think you'd
better have an egg.—Harper's Weekly.
Don't stop eating to chew WRIQ-
LEY'S SPEARMINT. Chew it after.
It's fine for digestion.
If duty would use a megaphone
more of us might hear the call.
.Send for Sauiple
■ nd free souvenir
your hdw k lumber
FREE" dealer Bu*t pre-
pared roofing made
THE OKLAHOMA SASH k DOOR COMPANY
N. S. Darling, President. Oklahoma City, U.S.A.
Good Lightning Rods
Tke " Skinn System " kind absolutely protect* year prop-
erty. also the lives of your family from lifktniiif's dancer.
Million of dollar* of property destroyed each year. Tka
electric storm period is bere. Why take ckaaces. Yo«
CAN be perfectly safe. Write for free book today-cow.
SH1NN-P00L CABLE CO., 1004 W. Main, Oklahoma City.
THE 'RELIANCE' ACETY-
Make the best plaat for lifbtint tbe borne or aay pabtic
Write for Information.
FOWLER BROS., Oklahoma City.
We bare tbe largest stock sf
Finished Monuments in tfca
Soatkwest. Call or writ*
OKLAHOMA CITY MAR-
BLE & GRANITE CO,
128 West California Straat.
Oklahoma City. Oklahoma
FOR BEST RESULTS USE
They are the
best that grow.
ASK YOUR DEALER FOR THEIT
BARTELDES SEED CO.
Oklahoma Seed Houae OKLAHOMA CITY
By a new factory manufactur-
ing only ataple articles, good
reliable, op-right men to repre-
sent ua in every stata, who will buy five or ten
shares of the capital stock. A aalary of S 100.00
per month and liberal commission goes with your
investment. Reference required and given.
THE FOWLER MANUFACTURING CO.
OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA.
Every th ( n g ia
and of ths
Write for catalof
310 N. BROADWAY OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA.
DURHAM MUSIC CD.
and (ia* Engines. Agouti
wanted in every town,
most have *ufhnent cap
ital to purchase a •Am-
pU machine W e carry (nil Una of Automobile Supplies
' chsrfs batteries • Will sh i p
promptly. CORY MOTOR CAR CO., 25 W. 1st. oklahoma City.
pla machine VSe carry (nil Una
Jubl*r price*. We repair tir«sand charfe battarief
Notary or Corporation Seals, $i.<o
Notary Public Record Hook, *1 50
~ 100 Stock Certificates a Seal, $5 00
Corporation Record Hook. UU
Ger. Silver Hat or Coat Madge, $1
Write for Robber Stamp Catalog.
0 K. STAMP & PTG. Co. Okla. City.
AWNINGS, TENTS, t
Cover*. all kind* of CANVAS GOODS. TENT* AND ('AMP
OUTFITS for Rent Send for ratelof. BATES MKO.CO .lt
W. California St.. Oklahoma City
Make a Specialty
at FINE TAM
O Ri:l) A N O
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Love Is not blind, but tboia wbom
U affects are.
confidential qnarters during eonfliieii'mt Rabies a^optod.
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