The Leger Plaindealer. (Leger, Okla. Terr.), Vol. 5, No. 36, Ed. 1 Thursday, March 6, 1902 Page: 2 of 8
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Ylnm Not Haro to Fly to T.lv*.
M. Santoa-Dumont. the young Brazil-
ian aeronaut whose fl/ing machine is
creating such a s. sat ion in l’aris, was
born in Rio do Janeiro in 1873. He is
ithe youngest of a family of ten sons,
•and his father is a coffee planter in Saa
•Paulo. He is now probably the largest
coffee farmer in the world. He owns
4,000,000 cofTee plants, employs C.000 j
laborers and has forty miles of light !
railway on his own estate. Hi Is known
as the coffee king.—Chicago Record- !
FARM AND GARDEN.
IMUtei IttWoii «»t» Oiuu^rit
The British admiralty office has be-
«o"UT.T3:orrtthhathsehou?deanotthbe | Minnesota, on the line of the Northern
Pacific railroad, the
Bom* Up-to-Dat* Hints About Culti-
vation of Hit Roll and Yields
Thereof—Hortlcultura, Vltlcnlturo and
Many Eared Torn.
Prom Farmers’ Review: If I were
to call at your offlee and found some
Illinois farmers there, when It w'as
learned that I was from Northwestern
left to the uneducated laborers who
now perform the work, but should be
thoroughly understood if not actually
p'". formed by nil naval cadets. Here-
after all cadets or naval apprentices
must take a turn at stoking.
would quite likely be about crops and
farmers’ chances and prospects in my
section of the country. As the Illinois
farmers raise corn with profit, they
w«ild want to know what we are do-
ing in that line of farming, and the
results. I should tell them that dur-
ing the last two years we have in-
creased our corn area more than ten
fold, and that the results have been
great satisfaction, both as to feed and
fodder for the stock, and from now on
; farmers will plant about one-fifth of
!; their land to corn.
Corn has been raised in this vicinity
. _i_ email Datches and fields—ever
Vailed to all Sufferers from Disorder* “ o-ttiement twentv-flve years ago,
or the Kidneys and Bladder, Bright’s «“fe settlement twenty n J
j Disease, Rheumatism, Gravel, Pain and showed remarkable productive
in the Back, Dropsy, etc.
ness, but as in all new countries where
111 |.uu iiiti ji/i y vtvt “i----- | .
• Tho following letter from Hon. I. A. Hopkins wheat can be raised the armers pa
Chairman of the Bourd of County Commissi oners, thpir whole attention to wheat. UlU
Ellsworth, Kan., tells how AlLavl*cured after h* three vears ago,
io.de up his mmd that he had but a abort time now, since two or tnr J
to live. . ’ they wished to go more into stock ana
Gentlemen:believe and know that I owe mj ( * thev have natural-
life to Allcavis. i had been troubled with Kidnej l diversified farming, they n
and Bladder Trouble for years. My limbs wert i i_ turned to corn and clover as the
swollen with Rheumatism so that 1 could hardlj 3 in the new stvle
walk. Iliad to got up every hour of the night u : two crops necessary in tne new aiy
urinate. I passed great quantities of blood op | farmin8:
account of nemorrliage of the Kidneys and Blad _ . p _nj
4er. I tried and had been trying everything In thi i At the Tri-States Grain Growers ana
! Stock Raisers convention, held at
i Fargo, N. D., January 7th to 10th, in-
elusive. It was not uncommon to hear
! a farmer talk about his 300, 500, 1,000
I and 2,000 acres of corn. I, being only
! a small homestead farmer, can only
! talk about five to seven acre fields, and
sav that eighteen or twenty years ago
I had one stalk of corn that had five
ears on it. Three of them were good
size, sound and perfect, and the other
two would be classed as nubbins. D.
L. Wellman, Becker County, Minne-
Mas. Maby Fox, Seymour, low*.
th spoof Medlotno for Kidney Trouble thatlconli
think of or that tho Doctors recommended, bu(
nothing helped me. I madeup my mind that I had
Early Gain, or Tig*.
only n short time to live. I sent to you for threi ] Prof. W. A. Henry ,^ in his book on
bottles of Alkavis; begun to take It, and before l “Feeds and Feeding, say's: At me
had taken it ono week began to get better. Mj w| , «tat!on the writer kept rec-
Kidney Trouble arul Rheumatism were soon gon< Wisconsin Siai.on wie p
and I am In good health now. I have recom ords of the birth-weight ana also
Wended Allen vis to n. great many people and all in of twelve litters, num-
have been benefited by its use. j weea-iy o»lua ... . , ,
Gratefully yours. I. A. HOPKINS." bertng 86 pigs in all, for a period of
• t™ weeks, at the close ot which they
Trouble ever since she was six year, old; did noi were weaned. After wean.ng, tho
net any rest day or night, and had to be up fiftecii continued with eight llt-
times a uieht at times. Was also troubled with ; reco,as were wuuu °
Uheumatisui, Female Complaint and Irresulsi ! ters, containing 62 pigs In all, tor
Eeven weeks. The dam., were pure-
bred or high-grade Poland-Chinas or
Chester Whites. The results are
Week. Av. Wt. Gain.
3.7.7 ............ 9.8...............2.8
6.7 ............18 6...............3.0
After Weaning (62 Pigs.)
_______ _ . ipu
Menses, also symptoms of Dropsy. Tried manj
physicians but received little benefit. Two year
ego took Alkavis and was completely cured and
,tates she will answer any letter that comes to hand
loncerning tho wonderful medicine." Mrx. Mar)
Fox, Seymour, Iowa: Miss Viola Dearing, Peters
burg. Ind.; Mrs. Jas Young.Kent.Ohio; andmani
other ladies join in testifying to the wonderful
i urative powers of Alkavis In various forms ol
Kidney and allied diseases, and in other diaorden
peculiar to womanhood. *■«. ..............
That you may judge of the value of this Great .................
I dscovery for yourself, wo will aend you one Largi
ery for yourself, we will aend you one Largi
case by mail Free, only asking that when cured
yursoli you will recommend It to others. It is fi
■lire Specific and can not fail. Address, Th«
church Kidney Cure Company, No. 406 Fourtl
Avenue, New York.
. . . .39. ..............
fl M UNION MADE.
» » Notice i.rrcnu •/ uUtt M tabU SeJew !
Than Doubled In Four tears.
uglas makes and sella more men's
$3.00 and*.T90 shoes than anyother two man-
ufacturers lu the world.
W. L. Douglas $3.00 and $3.50shoes placed
side by side with $5.00 and $0.00 shoes of
other makes, are found to be just as good.
They will outwear two pairs of ordinary
$340 and $340 shoes.
Had* of tho boot leathers. Including Patent
Corona Kid. Corona Colt, and national Kangaroo.
WaM tfelar Kr-lata aa« *>—«/• Blark Unli I'mS.
W. I* Douglas $4.00 "Oilt Edge Dins*
I cannot be equailed at any price.
• by stall Car. cairn. Catsli
W. L. Ilowtlat. Bratawa.
velopment of improved strains of o~.ra
as would be desirable, It 1b hoped bat
some will avail themselves of the of-
fer. Analyse!! of the same kind will
be made of seed corn offered for sale
where desired, and the department Is
making such analyses on Its own ac-
count also. That corn would be an
appreciably more valuable grain for
feeding, If It vtero richer in nitrogen,
there can be no reasonable doubt, and
the farmer who will systematically set
about developing a strain of an other-
wise good variety that is richer In ri-
trogen, will be a public benefactor,
and doubtless will reap an ample
financial reward. It Is probably need-
less to state that corn that Is being
thus developed should be planted at a
considerable distance from any other.
Persons desiring corn analyzed should
write the station for Instructions and
terms before sending samples.
MISS VIRGINIA CRANES
Tells How Hospital Physicians
Use and Rely upon Lydia E.
Pinkham’s Vegetable Com-
“ Dear Mrs. Pinkiiam : — Twelve
years continuous service at the sick
bed in soma of our prominent hospi-
tals, as well as at private homes, has
given me varied experiences with the
diseases of women. I have nursed somo
Developing New Grapes,
For more than twenty years T. V.
Munson of Texas has given his at-
tention to the subject of improving our
native grapes—collecting the best wild
and cultivated varieties, testing them
side by side, and intermingling them
by crossing and hybridizing for the
purpose of producing new varieties of
the best possible qualities, adapted to
different parts of the country, and to
provide the best possible resistant
stocks upon which to graft the Vinl-
fera (wine grape) varieties.
His work has necessitated a careful
study of the botany of the grape and
a thorough knowledge of every native,
Introduced and cultivated species and
variety. In his work with these, more
than 75,000 seedlings, mostly hybrids,
have been grown, and of this number
scarcely 100 have been considered
worthy of introduction for market.
When, however, it is remembered that
no variety with fewer berries than
Lukfata nor smaller berries than Tala-
quah nor inferior In quality to Con-
cord has been considered worthy of
introduction, some idea will be ob-
tained of the rigid system of culling
and selection observed.
Mr. Munson considers the results ob-
tained In his experiments with native
American species most encouraging,
and the field of future development
along this line practically unlimited.
Our native species excel in many
points the Old World grapes. "Some
have rare, delicious flavors, unknown
in the Vinifera varieties; others, great
size of clusters; others, very large
berries; others, small and few seed;
all of great vigor and resistance to dis-
ease and adaptability to our variable
climate. And our experience clearly
shows that all -pedes can be inter-
mingled at will by the Intelligent hy-'
MISS VIRGINIA GRANES,
President of N urscs' Association,Wstertown^T.T,
most distressing cases of inflammation
and ulceration of the ovaries and womb.
I have known that doctors used Lydia
E. Pinkham’s Vegetable Com-
pound when everything else failed
with their patients. I hare advised my
patients and friends to use it and have
yet to hear of its first failure to cure.
“ Four years ago I had falling of the
womb from straining in lifting a heavy
patient, and knowing of the value of
your Compound I began to use it at
once, and in six weeks I was well once
more, and have had no trouble since.
I am most pleased to have had an oppor-
tunity to say a few words in praise of
your Vegetable Compound, and shall
take every occasion to recommend it.”—
Miss Virginia Granes.—fsooo forfait if
above testimonial Is not genuine.
Lydia E. Pinkham’s Vegetable
Compound has stood the test of
time, and has cured thousands.
Mrs. Pinkliam advises sick wo-
men free. Address, Lynn, Mass.
No chromos or cheap premiums, but
a better quality and one-third more of
Defiance Starch for the same price of
No, Maud, dear; a bucket shop is not
is not a place where stocks e re watered.
Free Tobacco Cure.
Mrs. A. R. Raymond. 964 Charles
street, Des Moines, la., has discovered a
wonderful cure for tobacco habit. She
is ouring her friends. She will send,
receipt free to anybody sending two
cent stamp for postage. Write for it.
If a man’s breath smells of cloves his
conversation is not necessarily spioy.
Hundreds of dealers say the extra
quantity and superior quality of Defi-
ance Starch is fast taking place of all
other brands. Others say they cannot
sell any other starch.
Buy what thon hast need of, and ero
long thou shalt sell the necessaries.—
To Cure a Cold in One day.
Take Laxative Bromo Quinine Tablets. All
druggists refund money if it fails to cure. 25c.
The minutes saved by hurry are as
useless as the pennies saved by par-
INSIST ON GETTING IT.
Bonne grocers say they don’t keep De-
nance Starch because they have a stock
j In hand of 12 nt. brands, which they know
cannot be sold to a customer who has
once used the K ox. pkg. Defiance Starch
for same money.
Turn about is only fair play. The
Indian cut a great deal of hair for the
white people in earlier days.—Kansas
A large l or., package Red Cross Ball Blue, only
j ccuis. The Russ Comnanv. South Bend, Ind.
If you would remain a favorite never
ask a favor.
Dropsy treated free by Dr. H. H. Green’s
Sons, of Atlanta, Ga. The greatest dropsy
specialists In the world. Read their adver-
tisement in auother column of this paper
“Matrimony is a partnership arrange
ment,” says the Mauynnk Philosopher,
j in which there is one silent partner.”
The heaviest pig In these litters
weighed 3.6 pounds at birth and the
lightest 1.6 pounds, the average for
the lot being 2.5 pounds. During the
first week after birth the pig3 made a
gain of 1.9 pounds. Overlooking ir-
regularities, we may say that the pigs
made a weekly gain of three pounds
per head the fifth week aftsr birth,
four pounds the seventh week, and five
and one-half pounds the tenth week.
At the end of the seventh week after
weaning, when 119 days old, they were
gaining more than seven pounds each
weekly, or over a pound a day.
Mixed Ration* for Hog:*-
T. J. Van Matre: George McKerrow
says that his experience has taught
him that an entire corn ration soon
damages the organs of digestion, and
the main secret of good feeding is to
get the animal, when intended for the
market, to eat and assimilate all the
food possible. This can only be done
by feeding a proper amount of a bal-
anced ration, for, if we feed too much
carbohydrates, we not only lose a part
of the food, but overload the organs
with useless work.
As a food for young pigs we have
found a mixed ration of 50 per cent
middlings. 25 per cent corn meal, 15
per cent bran and 10 per cent ollmeal,
wet up to a creamy consistency and
fed three times dally in such quanti-
ties as they will eat up clean and at
the same time appear to be satisfied,
gives us the best results. In addition
to this a few whole oats on a clean
plank floor and a few roots in their
season, make valuable adjuncts. As
they grow older we increase the corn-
meal. until at five to seven months old
50 per cent corn, 25 per cent middlings,
15 per cent bran, and 10 per cent oii-
meal form their rations. Believing
that a hog's 3tomach needs a fibrous
food as a division, we aim to give
them pasture in summer and roots in
winter. You may question the profit
in using some of these foods and isk,
"Why do you feed bran, clover, roots,
etc.?” Because, first, they act as a
divisor for the more concentrated
foods and allow the gastric juices a
better chance of penetrating the whole
mass; and, second, they are all nitrog-
ff Tb# |fM« of ilie es$twj. W# »r* tho Utrodjcen aad tfro \
^oolr lire** growera of **mo for seed ia ▲meri t. We are headquarter*.
^Our Kromus yield* C to us ofhar *a>l low and lotaof paeturaaa beside* perl
aere. U will grow whenever sei! is fioud. It ia aa agrtoulttiral von#v.lj
Every farmer ought to piafii It. It is a nioacj maker. T:j it Ibr 2903.
c»t»ia*u« toils. SPELTZ
Tho great err-ai, prodaoior from CO io hO havho's of grain and i loan
of bar. a* good a* tlniuth/, per aore. We are *.Ut introduce*.
TRIPLE INCOME CORN
w would liO buah-ls per acre $ul* row at tlie prooont prices of fr*ra? "
Tall, Salcor’seora »ert* will produoc this for you lu 1902. < aia o* rello.
,£ Fodder Plants, Grasses and Clovor
We have th« largest array of fodder plant* found la ary catalogue
k_ la America We have the finest varieties, the biggest y teller* and
> surest cropwtri Oar Giant Incarnate flore/ produce* a crop :t ft.
high infix weeks afrer aeo-liag. Our Pea Oat glee* fi too* afaay
acre; oar Tonstut* u «■"! fr>r §0 too* of greoa fbddtr; oar Then send
Headed KaJe aed Dwarf Yleoorla Ilape make aheap aad swine aad aula
rrowiuf at 1e. n pound possible. We warrant our gras* latxMtreo to
rarntsh a luxuriant orop of bay on every *->il where planted
Headed KaJo aod Dw
owiuf at 1*. a
arf Ylooorla Bap*
ad possible. We i
furnish a luxnriaat oco?. of bay on every t
(Out t.OOt.OOO pounds sold tho past few jea^j.
Wo are thu Wrftrt growers. Choi** onion seed at bntfiOa. aad ap s (
' lb. W* bar* a tr***ad«aa stock of fins ragetah:* seeds, each as
earliest peas, sweet core. radishes, beaut aad many other money
making regetaUet. Our seeds art money makers, tho kind ths mortot 4
garde a or ax.u farmer wan to.__
For fOc—Worth 310.
Our great oataior with a largo oumbor of raro farm seed
oamplea Is mailed to yea fo*n receipt of hat ltie. in
otamps- Thooeoevds are aoaitlrcl? worth flO to got a start.
JOHN A. 8ALZER 8EED CO.,
La Crosse, wis.
I 5 OZ............I 5C.
I O OZ...........I Oc.
Improrln* K»u< lor,.
Prof. J. T. Willard, of the Kansas
Agricultural College, says: The sta-
tion is making efforts to establish im-
proved varieties of corn, selections be-
ing based, in part, on the percentage
of nitrogen, and with as much success
as could reasonably be expected, in
view of the almost total failures of the
crops on account of drought the last
two years. The ease with which corn
cross-fertilizes makes these experi-
ments very difficult, especially when
any effort Is made to obtain a consid-
We winpuj$5oo 6of'»ran articivoQ erable quantity of a given variety In a
VICTOREX ““1 "alstate of purity’ To assl8t farmen* in
B A K I N Q
ronciHlof fcnythfn* Injtirioii, la
boon* caused by the us* of ssid
PARKHTTBST-DAVIS BTJtR CO
Msetittclurias IXt«-. Topeka. Ksn
the state who wish to improve the
ehercical composition of their corn
the chemical department has arranged
to make determinations of the per-
_______j ivntage of nitrogen for them at cost
^#«S!<eyeeWuil ThWBBSWI** Eft Wild Although on account of the scarcRv of
___ tone-grown corn this season, the time
Is not as opportune for starting the de-
V. N .U.—OKLAHOMA CITY. NO. 9. 1902
Wait* on the Farm
From the Farmers’ Review: One oi
the principal wastes on the farm is
tiw neglect of farm implements. None
of our farmers look close after their
machinery, which has cost them sc
much money. Another great waste Ls
the care of live stock in winter, both
as to shelter and feed. Frequently
farmers will feed twenty-five, thirty,
or more head of stock out in an open
lot. They haul out the fodder and
scatter it over an open lot for the cat-
tle to pick up as best they can. They
do the same with hay. Another great
waste la neglect to save the droppings
from the cattle and get them back on
the land. All of these wastes could
be avoided if the farmer would give
?arm the consideration to which they
are entitled. Altogether, probably 99
per cent of the waste on the farm U
due to neg'ect and carelessness —Mark
Whittaker. Johnson County, Illinois.
Has No Equal*
Oncxthlrd more starch—
a better starch—that is
the whole story. Defiance
Starch, 16 ounces lor 10
Don’t forget it—■ better quals
ity ao4 one-third more of ft.
CARTRIDGES IN ALL’OA'LIBERS
- from .22 to .50 loaded with either Blsck or Smokeless Powder
always give entire satisfaction. They are made and loaded in a
. modern manner, by exact machinery operated by skilled experts.
THEY SHOOT WHERE YOU HOLD $ ALWAYS ASK FOR THEM
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