The Orlando Herald. (Orlando, Okla. Terr.), Vol. 8, No. 29, Ed. 1 Friday, December 22, 1899 Page: 1 of 4
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Eighth Year. Orlando, Logan County, O. T., Friday, December 22, 189g.
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'Hurrah for the Holiday noise-Joys and Toys;
We Furnish them at our store for both girls and
We are sure it will make their hearts go pit-a-pat
When they see where SANTA CLAUS empties
This being the time when all the world receives and gives gifts, we have, owing to our
long acquaintance with Old Santa, undertaken to distribute a large line of all kinds of Toys,
Hooks, Dolls, Games, Dishes, Beautiful Lamps, Fine HandKerchiefs, Mufflers, Ties, Etc., with
special instructions to Price them within the reach of everybody, and as he is a little overstocked
this year Everything Must Go, and Go Cheap.
We all know that Santa is no respector of persons, and he has printed on the headlines of
his instructions: "First come, First Served with the Choice of the Line.
See cur Store this week. We will try and have it trimmed for the occasion.
A MERRY XMAS TO ALL.
i ours Truly,
//r? /7rZ\ S/rZy /
Ol li WASHINGTON NEWS.
L OF THE
Capital City business Colleges,
'/ GUTHRIli, OKLA , OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA.,
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fJ Write or call for particulars. Address at
either school for iuformatioii,
CAPiTAL CiTY BUSINESS COLLEGES,
Guthrie, Oklahoma City and Shawnee.
MONEY MADE WITHOUT WORK
is an impossibility, unless you have money to burn.
To build up a trade business men must advertise.
Washington, Dec. 15, 1899.—The
President and nil I lie members of the
cabiret, intended the ceremonies held
at Mount Vernon in commemoration
of the centennial anniversary of the
death of George Washington, luit they
declined to close I lie government de-
partments for the day, in order to ul
low the small fry officials to attend.
Congress was also well represented at
the Mount Vernon ceremonies, but
the program for the financial debate
in tlie House, which had to include
three night sessions in order to give
t hose who w ished to speak a chance to
ilo so, made an adjournment of the
House for that day out of question.
It did not really matter Unit yesters
day's speakers in the House talked to
empty seats, as they were not talking
for the members of Lhe House but for
Although Hie Mouse luis many able
members on both sides of the tinancial
question, very little good newspaper
'copy" has been made liv the debate
oil the financial bill. This is no dis-
credit to the numerous gentlemen who
lave made speeches for or against the
bill. When n question lias been a
thoroughly discussed as that of finance
lias been in Hits country, before, dur
ing and since Hie last presidential
campaign, it, is simply impossible for
any man, no matter how able lie may
be, to say anyt hing new on t he subject,
and reiterations on the most impor-
tant, subjects never strike newspaper
men as good "copy." The talk has
not changed a vote. It wast well
known frcm the first that Hie hill
would pass, simply because it is a par-
ty nieaiisuie of the majority, which
will receive every republican vote in
the House artd t he votes of a few deui
ocrats from the East.
Secretary Hoot was much pleasei'
Willi I lie news from Gen. Otis saying
that Aguinahlo's bodyguard had been
captured and that the wily Aguinaldo
was a fugitive without following,
somewhere in the mountains of En.
•/.on. Mr, Wont, is very positve Hint
lhe end of the insurrection lias now
been reached, iiuil that it Is only u
question of running down the few
scattered bands of Filipinos to restore
pence. While no offici 1 will say us
iiiuuh fin publication, it it koinvn that
t l*M :i<: in i 11 i^t 111 t ion would he better
pleut-ed if Agiiinalilo succeeded in get
ling away, provided that he left the
Philippines, than it would with ins
capture. He would lie ti troublesome
prisoner in sevaral ways.
The Senate is moving along in its
leisurely way, attending to routine
business, and, excepting Senator Ma-
son's twisting of the Eritish lion's tail
—an unpopular act nowadays—iu his
speech in favor of his resolution of
sympathy with the iioers, which lins
gone to a committee to <1 ie of neglect,
the second w eek was no more interest-
Ihan lhe lirst The Semite is not like,
ly to get down to business until after
the holiday recess, although Hie rear-
rangement of it s committees was com-
pleted this week.
Secretary Gage expresses doubts of
the report published published Ibis
week that Canadians were wit hdraw-
ing large sums of money from New
Yoik to invent it in Eondon. He
thinks the report was started by soec-
ulators for its effect ou the stock mar-
Representative Tongue, of Oregon,
thinks he has the first man to suggest
the permanent retention of the Pbil
ippiue Islands by the United States.
He made the suggestion io a newspa-
per interview just after lhe news of
Dewey's victory was received.
The nomination of Gen. Leonard
Wood to be made major general of vol-
unteers lias been utmuiraoueiy con-
firmed by the Senate. There was
some talk, inspired by military jeal-
ousy. of trying to prevent the confirm
ation of Geo. Wood, but his personal
popularity with senators Iliads those
who started it see that silence wan the
part of wisdom, The appointment of
Gen. Wood to he military governor of
Cuba is popular, ami tbe opinion i»
heard on every hand that he has
shown by his administration of affairs
in tbe proviuce of Santiago, known as
the worst control ou the island, that
he is just llie man for the place.
If some of the members of the Rob-
erta committee have their way the re-
port will he delayed uutil after the
congressional holiday recess, and the
investigation will include a Christina*
junket to Utah. Many think that the
report ha* already been delayed lon-
ger than was necessary, and that the
onmmitlee has been uggravafingly
slow in what It ha* done When R lit-
er * refused to become a witDese, un-
der oath, and submit to cross-exami-
nation, lie made what many liiink to
have been practically a coufeesion of
bis guilt. The oommittee is now
waiting for some Utah witnesses who
have been summoned to Washington
to testify. Roberts is managing ids
own defense, which lias so far been
that of a pettifogger seeking to becloud
the question at issue, which is simply
whether he has practiced polygamy
since there was a law against it. The
committee hes no doubts, but it wish-
es absolute proof before acting.
As a cure for rheumatism Chamber-
lain's l'ain Halm is gaining a wide
reputation, h. II. Johnson, Rich-
mond, fnd., luis been troubled with
that ailment since 1862. In speaking
of it lie siiys: 1 never found anything
that would relieve me until f used
Chamberlain's i'uin Balm, It acts
like magic 'with me. My foot was
swollen and paining me very inucii,
but one good application of Pain Htiliu
For sale by E E. Cowman.
Ex Srnatok Allen, of Nebraska,
has been appointed U. S. senator to
fill the vacancy made by the death of
Purify the sewers of the body and
stimulate the digestive organs to
maintain health, strength and energy.
Prickly Ash Hitters is a tonio for tbe
kidneys, liver, stomach and bowels
For sale by E. E Cowman.
The speaker's committee* have been
appointed. Delegate Flynn is a mem
ber of the committees on public lands,
territories aud Indian affairs. Anoth.
er evidence of the success of tbe free
THE GREAT PRESIDENTIAL CAM-
PAIGN OF 1900.
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In Leaveitworth, KniiHan, a *hort
time ago a white girl married a cojor
ed man. It cwse of eolor*tliu(i
uesa ou the part of the girl.
CiiAkliic Nekrman, of the Stillwat-
er Gazette, issued the biggest paper
last week probably ever issued iu
Eastern Oklahoma. It was issued in
eight pages and is a 7-coiumn folio
sizs. It whs brimming with big page
adv some of which were printed in
colors. Charlie deserves this appar-
The youngest member of the nation
ai House of Representatives i» Martin
H. Glynn, of Albany, New York. He
is a lawyer and the manager of tbe
Times-Journal. Mr. Glynn was 26
years old when he was elected to cou-
gresH. He in a self-made man, having
worked as an accountant to get money
to go Hi rough college.
Rev. Driver i» toe new Bsoiist pas-
tor at Cleveland. Iu times past he
has been a school teacher and an edit-
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Woosley, Carl B. The Orlando Herald. (Orlando, Okla. Terr.), Vol. 8, No. 29, Ed. 1 Friday, December 22, 1899, newspaper, December 22, 1899; Orlando, Oklahoma Territory. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc404638/m1/1/: accessed August 14, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.