Bixby Bulletin (Bixby, Okla.), Vol. 8, No. 41, Ed. 1 Friday, November 15, 1912 Page: 1 of 8
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BIXBY, TULSA COUNTY, OKLAHOMA, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 1912
A Watch Movement
that we are confi-
dent will give you
faction is our
It is a large size
and has no fancy
gold trimming, but
it is “all there”
when it comes to
accurate time and
It can be cased
from 75c up to solid
gold and be Worthy
of the best.
Smaller sizes and
South Bend, as well
as Elgin, Waltham,
etc., are here—all
Drag and Jewelry Store
The case of Ha&kinson vs.
Capps, w&cU-gf tgioa+edni Jodge
Thrasher’s court, was tried be-
fore Judge Allen Woods at Wat-
kins Saturday and resulted in a
verdict in favor of the plaintiff.
The plajptiff was represented by
Harry W. Worsham of Bixby
and the defense by Lee. Daniel
Deputy Sheriff, Tom Higgins,
was in Bixby Monday.
Lee Fleming was in Kiefer last
Mrs. C. Owsley was in Tulsa,
Frank Bramble was in Tulsa
Friday on business.
Harry Worsham spent Tues-
day night in Tulsa.
Miss Katy Miller was shopping
in Tulsa last Friday.
Anker Langan attended court
at Watkins last Saturday.
Constable A. J. Burchett was
in the county seat Monday.
Baker, was in Tulsa, Monday.
W. H. Hymes was in the Stone
Bluff neighborhood this week.
C. R. Privett transacted busi-
ness in Muskogee last Friday.
The case of Phillips vs. Brown
is on trial in Justice court today.
Constable elect, E. B. Maxey,
of Leonard, was here Saturday.
Constable J. W. Wilmott of
Glenn Pool was here last Friday.
County Judge and Mrs. N. J.
Gubser of Tulsa were down Fri-
Misses Pearl Dicks and Myrtle
Hughes were in Tulsa last Sat-
W. L. Gilcrease has been con-
fined to his Wealaka home this
Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Worsham
spent Sunday afternoon in
Mr. and Mrs. jC. Lipscomb and
children spent Sunday in Mus-
The case of Thompson vs. Hol-
loway, which is a replevin suit,
* is on docket for tomorrow.
Bank Your Surplus
With The Farmers &
Merchants State Bank
- if -
1 ml HICH combined capital,con-
WW Aden ce, consistetcy and
courtesy. The big man with the
big role and the little man with
the little role are alike welcom-
ed. Our doors are open to bor-
rowers and depositors alike. Our
purpose is to make our Bank a
mutual benefit to the community
in* general and its patrons in
particular. We invite you to
start a checking account with us.
NONE KNOW YOU BETTER OR APPRECIATE
YOUR BUSINESS MORE
Farmers and Merchants
J. L. Moss marketed two loads
of stock at Oklahoma City the
first of the week.
Organize a boosting Commer-
cial Club. Let's have a bigger,
Rev. Pennington preached at
the school house Sunday and
FOR SALE—Good Double-
Barreled Shot Gun. Call at the
Rev. Meeker delivered an ex-
cellent sermon at the M. E.
John D. Marvin left Sunday
for Mulberry, Ark., on business
and to visit friends.
, Mrs. J. L. Moss has been num-
bered among the sick for the
past week or so, but is slowly
The Baptist Ladies will serve
a turkey dinner Thanksgiving
Day at the new church. Every-
Rev-. A. M. Belcher will preach
at the school house next Sunday
at II a m. This will be his last
sermon here before Conference.
President Taft and Governor
Cruce have each issued their
proclamotions, declaring Thurs
day, Nov. 2b, tu be Thanksgiving
M. Henderson, R. B. Bennett
and Roe Henderson left this
week lor Siloarn Spfings, where
they will spend several days
R. A. Rankin, of the firm of
Hunt & Rankin, is in St. Louis
this week on business. He was
accompanied by his partner, T.
Miss Hila Reeves and pupils,
assisted by Miss Lorena Hurd,
pianist, will give a recital at the
M. E. Church Saturday night.
Admission 10 cents.
Miss Alta Severns left Sunday
for Chickasha where she was
summoned as a witness.< She
was accompanied as far as Tulsa
by her father, John Severns.
N. B. Edwards left Wednesday
evening for Mount Juliet, Tenn.,
where lie will spend the winter.
Ho went by way of Tulsa where
he will stay until Friday morn-
G. L.*Forry will leave Sunday
for his old home in Ohio, where
he will make his future home.
His son, L. M. Forry, the drug-
gist, has bought his stock of
jewelry. Mr. Forry has been
here five years and has made
many friends who are sorry to
see him leave.
the time of his death.
The discovery came as a par-
ticular surprise to the under-
takers, who had known the man
prior to his death, and who were
well aware that at the time of his
demise his chin was absolutely
smooth shaven, although he wore
a Kaiser Wilhelm mustache and
short side whiskers.
The vault in (which the body
was interred was on property
which was recently sold, and it
was found necessary to open the
vault and remove the bodies in it
to a plot in the Huntington Rural
It was then the discovery was
made that the body in question
had grown a full beard extend-
ing downward below the waist
THE REV. IRL R. HICKS 1913 ALMANAC.
The Rev. Irl R. Hicks Almanic
for 1913 is now ready. It is the
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proven by remarkable fulfill-
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earthquake forecasts this year.
Professor Hicks justly merits
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the people. Don’t fail to send
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We ask with all kindeess* that
those owing us on subscription
will please pay up.
To people who believe in clean
clothes — bring all your soiled
laundrV to the barber shop; for
the basket leaves Monday. ^
Except Ye Convert.
“Except ye convert (revised
version) and become as this little
child, ye cannot enter the king-
dom of heaven.,’ “Convert’
used in this sense, can only*
mean “turn” or “change.”
There is too much of the ‘‘be
converted” idea in tnudh gospel
preaching. People are sitting
about waiting for some great
spiritual power outside of them-
selves to take hold of them and
“convert” them. There should
be no confusion of ideas, meth-
ods and results, no shifting of
responsibilities or duties.
Conversion, turning, is man’s
part, regeneration, the “new
birth,” the giving of spiritual
life, is God’s part. The Word
declares that God will not do
man’s part,—man cannot, if he
would, do God’s part. To first
become “as a little child” in or-
der to complete salvation from
sin and its results, is the sci-
entific way, hence it is the
gospel way, and this in turn is
God’s way, because God is the
author of both man and natural
If a pitcher is half full of dirty
water, you can make it less dirty
proportionately by pouring in
clean water. But, by this pro-
cess, even when the pitcher, is
full, the water will not be clean.
The only way to have clean water
in the pitcher is to first pour out
the dirty water (conversion man’s
part) wash and cleanse the
God's part).then fill - the pitcher
with clean water (the new life in
Christ). Here is another illus-
tration of the principle. If a
basket is partly full of red ap-
ples, you can fill it with green
or yellow apples only by taking
out the red ones. „ If there is
any sin in the heart, that man or
woman can become perfect only
by putting all the sin out. This
is no religious cant, it is both
natnaal and religious science.—
Word and Works.
HaiFGrows After Death.
Altuough a numbor of cases of
the post-mortem growth of hair
on the heads of corpses interred
in graves have been reported to
men of science, ope of the most
remarkable discovered in recent
years is tlmt of a Long Island
man of Hu-ntington, Robert Sey-
inour, whose botjy, after lying in
the family vault on Lloyd Neck
for twenty-two years, was found
on the opening of the casket con-
taining it to have grown a full
beard several feet in length. The
man was seventy years old at
Bank of Bixby
Do You want to Borrow?
You furnish the security;
We have the money.
Do You want to Deposit?
This bank is managed by conservative
men, experienced in banking in the West.
>Big cash reserves and well secured
loans guarantee payment of your checks
Do You want to be Successful?
Tie up with men who have made a suc-
cess of their own business and want to
help you succeed.
Attention is called to our strong
board of DIRECTORS -
L. W. Duncan, Cashier First National
Bank of Muskogee.
F. C. Hubbard, Chairman Board of Di-
rectors First National Bank, Muskogee
Carr Peterson, Vice-President First
National Bank of Haskell.
Cleat Peterson, Cashier First National
Bank of Haskell.
C. Lipscomb, Cashier.
The Bank of Bixby
C. LIPSCOMB, Cashier.
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Stuckey, W. W. & Phillips, R. M. Bixby Bulletin (Bixby, Okla.), Vol. 8, No. 41, Ed. 1 Friday, November 15, 1912, newspaper, November 15, 1912; Bixby, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc406048/m1/1/: accessed January 22, 2019), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.