Mangum Sun-Monitor. (Mangum, Okla.), Vol. 16, No. 18, Ed. 1 Thursday, April 26, 1906 Page: 2 of 8
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THURSDAY. AI'RIL. 16
OraaiU (Nl Well
liiaHlIf Mm*f |Mla»
We are glad In know thai Ibe
primped* air kimmI, and thai work
oil lilt- nil well will -nnn In Kim
nieticed. The I'ricc My era Cytn
paiiy have niirnt altout fifly Hioiih
ami dollar* in Greer enmity, drill•
nig for oil. mid il in no wonder
that they Iwcatiu- di*outaged and
«|iiil la*t December. Mr Myern
tnnk up the matter with the com
pauy and now ha* control nl the
well and five acre* of the lease, and
will gooti with the work a» aoon
a* he tan comply with the con
ditions, one of which in to get the
leaae* renewed to date, to make
np for the lout time In the loan
fttniKKle to reach the oil.
Mr. Myera still maintains his
belief that Greer comity, soouer or
later, will In-come one of the great
oil fields of the United States, and
no matter what onr opinions may
he, we ougbt to lend all the en-
couragement we can. And if .so
Miiall a matter as the renewal of the
leases is all that is asked, every
man, woman and child ought to
get a move on them and see that
it is done
If the work is now |iertuatiently
stopped, it may Ik* twenty years
before any one else will under-
take the work Mr. Mvers says
that if any one thinks that he has
a snap, he will let them step in his
place if thev will raise the money
and go on with the work, aud in
addition to this he will lease them
more of his land than any other
man in this field In* leased. Most
of the great oil fields have been
discovered by some one persons
persistency, and a united support
by the citizens, and there i> no
reason why Granite cannot win
out on this Hue.
Ik* ilMlh >4
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o'clock a in
U<»J lrll.tr>! aim
•u>l r*lle«l him h>m.
llvlaa laitli of a Ckd
i«'.| la <h
I h« ha>| Ih-. ii in ihr .er.lr* f lb
•*r for many |Mn hill k* wa
■ ImIw In t'hrlat a* h* km end
>4 U*i *umiii**r ai iln IMhl |»r>
In Memory of Grandma Holden.
On Monday evening. A|»rll <hc :;r.|,
the Death An^el vlaittMl our oumniiini
ty, #ml took away our ajreri Rrandmotti
or, Mrs. Hohlon. Slv« h:ul been an '•
valid for nine years vltirinit the time
she suffered lnU>naol> Yet, she bo»v
tt patiently « l with Christian forti
tilde. During thosp nine years of sul'
ferliw she was debarred from alt th >
pleasures of out door life, yet she
seeded to l>e resisjiuxt, never murine.
lnjj or grumbling.
She was born September S, IS15> in
North Carol I a l.ater she move.I wi; \
her parents t ■ Gilmer county. r<»H>ry:i;>
She was the daughter of Mr. an i
Mrs. Wlkles and the third ehiid of .»
family of twelve. Some ef v'hom ha 1
Cone before and were waiting to wel-
come her home
While In her nineteenth year
embraced her Savior and united with
the Methodist ehureh. Since :hen sh >
has lived a c-nsistent Christian life
She was married to l<ewls A. Neal
lii Oo ober. !>. IS4.V Konr children
blessed this union One of which
preceded her to the Olory land four-
teen years. The threo children tha:
ye: survive an- Mrs S. J and Mrs
J C. Donehoo. of l^avlessa community
and Mrs. K. Cates of I Villas. Texas,
all r whom weiv with her In. her las:
Her ttrst husband having died No
votuber S2, IS5S. she was attain mar-
ried September ISiiS to Mr Dvias II >1
den. N>> children were l>orn to tbenv
Her trials and difficulties were
many, yet through It all she was cheer-
ful and uncomplaining and bore life's
liarlod Hireling walking alar* rloar
lo Jean* able, wa letting and walllBK
Jual alillr nK'piilnx fnun ibla aoibl |>i
10 the bMirlful llaven of n-ai whll-
hia moihrr wat alandlna by Ilia Ih* I
I ■«.kIn* In lila amlllni fare ba aal I
"Joaua la irlih na." Ho a»n>i la Ih •
Chrlallan'a death All the entire fan
lie of eleven (HTwifti Help ai iha ilea
(if nine ehlldreii thla la the Rr»
"tie to lie railed.
lien waa Ihe awiml non of Jamr
a«ie 7»*na l.)»n. lie waa ti yeara an
11 ntoniha old when he pa»t awa>
Ilia health hail Im«*ii fairly |ihnI but
he had a delicate cnuailluilou.
Two yeaia ago he Went lo Mlaanuil
and there worked non* In a powder
plant ai CarlhuKe. and It waa there no
contracted cold and look Ihe *rlp in
Ha worat typ<> lie re«x»vered frori
Ihla aud came home laat spring l »
very |MNir hoalth He wna of great
enduraace and adaptability and aeem
ingly waa getting beUer for a ahorl
time, but Ihe dlaeaae waa only gettln*
Everything was done to cure him,
had every reasonable aasistance by
The best deetora and all the comfort*
hln deareat ones could gel for him.
but nothing aceind to lengthon his ata>
with us He waa with all his home
folk* during his alcknesa. except the
oldeat brother, Luther Lyon, who
came to hi* bed aide Just tn time to
talk to him and atood and heard him
bid farewell t» all. Ills death is a
ureal stroke to our hearts, but the
same sw.vt voice that ca!h«d for him
will bo heard soon aKaln.
Death Is sure, llf,» Is uncertalu.
\V»> want to thank everyone wh
one to us with kindly words ami
acts during our trial. Those who are
faithful to the end are the ones tha;
will go In at the Pearly gates at tho
last day. We wa»( to thank the cir-
cle for all they did for us. May :his
encourage them to b»> ready to carry
happy hearts and willing hands t >
We luld hlni lo rest iu the beautiful
Cemetery at Granite. Services were
conducted by Itro McReynolds. He
read from Qod's book comforting scrip
uires. His talk was full of the Spirit
of the Master, this causing weeping
ones to look up and say "Thy will b >
done Oh Cod." After this we look on
his sweet face for the last time hen .
He was lowered In his silent grave.
The beautiful wreaths of lilacks at.-t
white ribbons were the last we could j
<lve him. The wreaths were preparedl
by the workers in "Masters vtnyard."!
UN CM Oa T* M."
t'inter ihla bead tug f make »h«
plain »iaic mhmii thai al ibe laHut
rlflh Sunday Mrruiig lu b* hrld
in Uittguu, I will iluit my mu
aliiary ami lalpuiiag* work
Gitei iounly, with wagon No. i»
lo atvrpt work nf I he kamc kind
in Itravvf ctHinly, imi wagon No
V Tbla tuovr ia a bard Miuggl
In mc, a* Ibr Ileal yeain and waim
c*l bloud of my life hat'* hnu
a|ivni In and fot Greet iunnly
Tiaaa. and Or«*r county, Ukla
bntiia. and ibr luvralmeul of bead
and netve forcea lo »ucb entent
lhal Ihe pulling away !• Iik< cut
ling ol bean alriuga, afur "apend
lug out lienediclloun on the living
aud over the gravea ol Ihe dead
Wr have aceit Greer grow from
a population of ftyt to 4.5*
Staiialion iu the early daya lout h
»d our vilala, but now Ihe fair
Hush ol pro*pellty has crowned
all but wife aud I. Hut I can say
with Paul, ' Neither counted, I
my life deal uuto me."
J. II. MllCt'lHTtAN
Continental la All Hlglil.
The following uu-aaagc was re
oeived Saturday, April the 20th
Turvey tk Mills,
"If San Francisco ia wiped out,
The Continental's loss cannot ex-
ceed two and oue-half million dol-
lars. After paying our losses we
will have at least fifteen million
dollars of assets left. If we lose
two aud oue-half million dollars,
mauy other companies will fail.
Put your good business iu The
Coutintental ! The 'safety fund
law' under which we operate, and
special funds ou deposit with New
York state authorities in Albany,
would protect any 'Continental'
policy holders, even if two cities
The Department of Agriculture
Washington, recently made a
pecial order on the subject of
cattle quarantine, affecting the
moving of cattle from Greer coun-
ty into Texas. The order is effec-
tive from April 16, to May 16,
and provides that cattle that have
been in Greer county not less
than sixty days, preceeding the
date of the order, may be
moved during the period mention
ed into any parti of Texas, pro-
viding they have been inspected
and found free from tieks, and a
written permit for their removal
has been issued by an inspector of
the Bureau of Animal Industry.
In All It's Glory Is With Us
NI) naturally your thoughts turn tnuice new
Spring Good* to wear. We have theui for
all—-Meu, women and children. The bent as-
sorted stock of Dry Goods. Clothing> Shoes.
Hats and Gent's Furnishing Goods to be
WE base our claims upon goot! clean, honest
Merchandise, aud verify every claim by giving
you your money's worth, or your money back.
Attention Farmers 1
Don't make your Farm Loans
with agents representing foreign
companies. Ste F G Barlow, for
hotue money, interest low payaDle
Notice is hereby plven that the
, co-partnership heretofore existing be-
IHR PAM.UA j 1 ween C. M. Mayer and J. W. Berry,
; doing business under the firm name of
Mayer & Berry, at Willow. Oklahonn,
Is this day dissolved by mutual cor
sent, the said J. \V. Berry retiring
from the business. The agreement
existing between them is thai the
saidMayer Is to assume all debts
which the firm owes at this time an I
all accounts and notes due the said
firm are payable to the said J. \V.
Signed. C. M. MAYER.
J. NY. BERRY.
Willow. Okla.. April 10. 190t>.
■Successors to J. D. 5entell —
■The Place where Most People Trade-
Northwest Corner Square, Sentell's Old Stand.
\Vi!l be xflail lo serve the people of Mangum and
Greer county when thev havr anything to sell.
Can be found at Senteli hardware store, north-
west corner square, or at home in North Man
J. DODSON, M. D..
Physician and Surgeon, ^
Office, rooms 1 and 2 over First
National Bank. Phone 21. Resi-
dence Phone 18.
You have doubtless heard of Vita
opathy long before this, aud nave
learned that it is possible for diseases
to be cured with out the use of drugs.
This is a demonstrate! fact. Marty
here and through the ouuty have
been cured. If you are suffering with
disease aud have fai'od to fiud relief
through medical treatment, why ; ot
try our metoods? We don't want your
money now. Take treatment now -
pay next fall Delay may be danger-
ous. Attention to your ailment now
may add several years to your life.
People are dying every day. many
simply from neglect. Remeber. "pro-
erastiuaO>u ts the thief of time." Act
now. before it is too late. Pay when
you can. Office in residence, first
door south of J, O McColllster. Of-
fice days- Monday. Wednesdays and
Fridays C Q RAY. Vitaopath.
Attorney at Law
Office South Side Square,
Mangum, - - - Oklahoma.
Office south side Square.
If you waut anything in our Une,
phone 149. Real Estate Farm Loaus
an\l Insurance. ECHOLS & LAW
The Racket Store.
We wish to announce to our friends
and the public that we have purchased
of Elliott & Hlgby the Racket Store
Wm. Cameron & Co.. inc- hare a
shipment of floor and all kinds of
inside paint which will arriv# In a
few days. Call and see them for col-
ors, cards ami prices.
Christian resignation. (he which
nd as her chlldtvu wero sathere.l
aroued her dying bed. they said-
"Mother always did her duty -
She seemed to linger on the border
land between He«>en aud earth, pa-
tiently wait Inn till Ood called for he
Her faee has passed from earth**
\ Isnon. >et how bright tt must shine
ir the Olory land
"She is jtoae but n«»t forgotten."
Our Minted d«>ad lives ever In oar
memories—dea h has kst Its tilm,
the grave Is swollowed up la rteto."*
•nd H*>aven dawns uptw w thong 1
with friendlier fnm.lmrlt*
will be kept up-to-date at the same old
stand, where we will endeavor to give
our customers the same fair and cour
teous treatment as in the past. Cold
drinks and confectionery In connecUon.
We can save you money a: our racket
j store. SMITH * NORMAN.
N orthwest Squarre. Mangum
S K. Be hols and T. A. Lawrence
have formed a partnership for
purpose v»f doing a general "Real Es
ta'e." ' Farm l.uan" and Insarnnce
Attorney at Law,
Office east of court house block,
south side square.
f J B. CUNNINGHAM,
Attorney at Law,
Room No. 9 Postoffice Building,
Mangum, O. T.
TTURVEY & MILLS,
Fire and Tornado Insura ce,
Notary and Stenographic Work.
Office over First National Bank.
Room 14, Land Office Building.
Maugum, - - Oklahoma.
^ H. ALLDREDGE.
Attorney at Law.
Land Office Building. Land office
business a specialty.
Beaver County Lands.
E. WADE mriES,
* w*tl kuown court and land lawrver of Man-
rum ha* rvcrattT established an oScr at
moo O T ami will bow aid Greer .vuntv peo-
ple and other* ts cr-tting choice homes in
iMTtr oountv Ctood racaat land ChOK*
tracts for .-ontest rains and abundant naois-
| lure Wnte at oacr H»r* ro«r friends writ*
Will soou be here, and if you need a few nice pieces of
furniture to brighten up your home, we have what you
want. The quality and prices are right.
A big stock of Matting, all the latest styles and
patterns at lowest prices. Pienty of Window Shades,
all the standard colors and sizes, and many new and
attractive things. We know you mil be pleased with our
shade line. We also have a good selection of art squares
and room size rugs, all grades from the cheapest to the
best. Plenty of Linoleum and Oil Cloth, and a nice
line of Carpets, and the largest line of furniture in
See our stock before buying
J. W. LOVETT,
THE FURNITURE MAN.
I nder the Skating Rink, south side square, Man-
gum, O. T.
They solicit your hualaess «nd gratification tfcat comes tram
the knowledge that yoor linen is
perfectly Laundered rs a pleasant
th wm per cer• Interest. DO I *
;>W KTHOL£ 41 LOTRKNTK
Sra-MomTot fot aeat fob work
you are one ot oar ens
YOUR LA IN DRV
give ron tlus teehng became
•«k cannot be »
Hangum Steam Laundry
Bicycle and General
A complete line of
kept on band at all times.
Repair work done cm sbert
* 4 RIPP)
No Trouble to
figure Your Bills
AT MANGUM LUMBER CO.
Call at the Sun-Monitor for Neat Job Printing.
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Crittenden, H. L. Mangum Sun-Monitor. (Mangum, Okla.), Vol. 16, No. 18, Ed. 1 Thursday, April 26, 1906, newspaper, April 26, 1906; Mangum, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc285592/m1/2/: accessed January 15, 2019), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.