The Manchester Journal. (Manchester, Okla.), Vol. 19, No. 32, Ed. 1 Thursday, January 12, 1911 Page: 4 of 4
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If you are you will soon have an opportunity to feast your appetite for music. The Manchester Cornet
£ Band is going to give a concert, and you must come out and see what has been accomplished during the past
year by this bunch of stayers. This big musical treat will be at
THE MANCHESTER OPERA HOUSE
* This is sure to prove a great success. The band has worked faithfully to get in shape for 1 his concert,
# and has arranged a program that is sure to please you. In addition to the large number of high class selec-
> tions by the band, several special numbers have been arranged.
TRY TO BE TUBE
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County Se^t News.
Knows his business. He will re-
pair your watch and make it keep ac-
curate time, Jewelry of all kinds
repaired at right prices. All work ab-
leave won ai rostottioe
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SLAUGHTER & SONS
Medford, Oklahoma, Jan. 9.—
The commissioners in session last
week transacted quite a budget of
business of general interest not the
least of which was the appointment
of Geo. Walker as superintendent
of the poor farm for the coming
year. There were two bids lower
than Walker’s but the fact that he
I had charge of the farm for the past
year and proven his worth out-
weighed the slight difference in the
bids and gave him the appointment.
Seventeen applicants were after the
job and their bids were as follows:
B. M. Merritt, salary $450 no help.
Geo. D. Walker, salary $550 help
of 50.00 per month, and one under-1
sheriff and two field deputies, also;
one lodge deputy for each A. H. T. |
A. lodge making proper application
for the same, these latter to all re-;
ceive remuneration as provided by j
law. A Stenographer for the coun-
ty court was also allowed at 2.50
per day for actual time needed.
The Medford Star, Pond Creek
News and Manchester Journal were
appointed official papers to publish
the legal printing of the county,
each to receive one-third legal rates
for services rendered.
At the meeting of the commis-
sioners last week resolutions were
adopted and an order make for the
sale of the old court house and jail
! When in Monu
We would like to have you call at our store and look
at the finest line of
* BUGGIES fM SURREYS
Ben F. Lefter, salary $550 n0 at Pond Creek, the sale to be held
Solicit your business.
Dates made at the Journal office |
or call at Slaughter farm
*♦♦♦ *♦♦♦ $*#*****<y
SHORT ORDER AT ANY HOUR. *
PIES, CAKE and LEMONADE-OYSTERS in season. ^
We also have a full line of Candies, Cigars, Tobacco ♦
Melons, Bananas, Oranges and Lemons.
CALL and see us when you want a QUICK LUNCH.
Every thing Clean and Up-To-Date.
T. B. JOLLY,
Ladies Are Voting Here. ! ~Dr- Mociur^, Wauiias resident
- .he contest being conducted by f,e,lUsr- wi!1 ifl »*'« Manchester
t. iaper, iu which 82 000 in valuable frorn ,he first TuPsday’ * a‘ m •
.. . . until Saturday noon of each month
pr/. .are to be distributed in deter-, 9
, . . „ ■ .. In his Wakita office ail other
a, u ig by popular vote who is the
m it popular young lady in this part
of me country, ladies are voting just
|ik« teen do in other elections. Every
one votes in this election.
—T. E. Buckles returned Saturday
from Lyons, Kansas.
Kellar J. Bates, salary Sfii5U, no
Henry X. Carney, salary $500,
$250 for help.
W. H. llmbarger, salary $500 no
Charley Hart, salary $800 and
| furnish help.
Frank Schoonover, salary $090
and no help.
W. E. Locke, salary $550 no help.
C. M. Sink, salary $090, no help.
R. Pickard, salary $000 no help.
Geo. Swinehart. salary $000 help
C. C. Grant, salary $540 no help.
W. P. Scott, salary $480 no help.
J. N. M^Kay. salary $600 no help.
L. P. McKay, salary $000 no help.
P. P. McMahan, salary $000 help
The following appointments were
also made by the board J. B. Dren-
nan and Dr. Lively, members in-
sanituiy board; Dr. G. T. Drennan,
county physician; Dr. I. V. Hardy,
jail physician; Deput'cs were also
allowed the following officers:
Clerk 1*. W. Zcigler, Treasurer R.
J. Russell, Judge J. W. Bird, Reg-
ister of Deeds C. T. Colman. Dis-
trict Clerk Ernest was allowed a
deputy at 50.00 per month. Sher-
iff Lamisun was authorized to ap-
point one office deputy at a salary
at public auction Saturday, Feb-
roary 10. at 1:00 oclock. This act-
ion is taken by the board for sever-
al reasons chief among which is the
fact that the buildings as they now
stand are absolutely worthless to
the count}- and are each year be-
coming more so. Then too Pond
Creek will begin the erection of a
new school house at once and will
probably desire to build upon the
site now occupied by these build-
ings. The court house square is
the property of the United States.
\V. A. Delzell and Wm. Hierony-
inous were up from Pond Creek
Monday opening up the newly
created county assessors office in
the rooms formerly set aside for
the county commissioners. Hier-
onymous will have charge of this
District Court adjourned after
one days session to convene again
January 22nd at which time the
regular docketed cases will be taken
up. The cases against the county
officials come up for trial the 24th
The freeze of the past week has
put a number of hydrants and wat-
er pipes about town on the retired
You ever looked at. We ha e just received a car of
1912 styles from the factory.
We can sell you a Guaran'.eed Top Buggy QQ
Auto Seat Buggies
$60.00 $65.00 S 75.00 $85.00
These are all guaraibeed vel icles. and we are selling
them for less money than you eve heard of before.
We are selling Lap Robes ai: 1 Horse Blankets at cost.
We have Robes from $2 to $15: lankets 75c to $5.
Call and see us when in An hony: let us show you
what we have.
West is Courteous. j these little blue-coated, br
Ex-Governor Hoch. in last week’s j butt ned autocrats in the East
—Oliver typewriter ribbons for sale
at this office. 7-tf
travel letter to the Marion Record,
says: “There is a marked differ-
ence in the courtesy with which
passengers in the West are treated
compared to the treatment received
in the East at the hands of railroad
officials. In the West they are po-
lite and accomodating. In the
East they are surly and Smart
Alecky. They seem to think you
should know everything without
asking. If your ticket calls for a
change the conductor seldom tells] — Vant-d
you so, as they do invariably in
if you ask some simple question
as to when your train reaches a
given point, or how close connection
you make, or most anything you
sometimes want to know, you sel-
dom get a polite answer. If y ju
get any at all, it will generally be
contemptuous in tune as'f to say:
‘Why do you ask a fool question
like that .” 1 ‘run across’ more o
a wf, k than I do in the West i:
O' course there are pleasant
ccpt ms, like an oasis in a gi
dese t, and I always feel likevot
a pe sion to these polite fellow
mee; The difference is easily
courted for, I think. The pen
control the railroads in the W
In tue East the railroads con!
the people. ’
ar Oncx - Four g'
live men with rigs, to write farm i
surance in Grant county. Expert .
cert insurance men preferred, but r I
essential Libeial co itract and gi i
commissions on all business writl*
Our agents are making from $75.00
150.00 per month writiug farm ins*,
ance: why not y.u.
Uuntkk Realty Co.,
General agents forthe National Uni
Fire Insurance Co., of Pittsburg, l’a
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Thomas, L. K. The Manchester Journal. (Manchester, Okla.), Vol. 19, No. 32, Ed. 1 Thursday, January 12, 1911, newspaper, January 12, 1911; (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc497817/m1/4/: accessed November 18, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.