The Manchester Journal. (Manchester, Okla. Terr.), Vol. 2, No. 21, Ed. 1 Thursday, November 1, 1894 Page: 1 of 4
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triiili- • nytMiif. »•? an U.rutitih
Ibl* t f<»r If | n.in tuolrtU
• it* ti l»u o*n horn tliu iiinv
■ ha 11 hoi tw tmilivl.
M. D. LEE handles any
and everything and leads
all competitors in prices.
Don’t fail to visit his store
when in Anthony. He
always has something new
for his many customers
to look at.
MANCHESTER, L COUNTY, OKLAHOMA TER., THURSDAY, NOV. I. (894.
Volume 2, Number 2I.
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r.ir Ml mlirr 'l l rrlliirlnl r.uinell,
(iK<> II. 1 oi’LsoN.
I ur Ki'i'n -»*iilullv«*.
pu II. I!. \N A I.I<lNG.
Fur hln riff,
W. II Mt I Nil IS 11
■ nr Treasurer.
R R ( AUKIL’X.
For * i«*rk.
| ill' !'rVls• * f **f I '• • 'In,
A .‘.LAI i.IITKlt.
I. S. ROSS.
I nr I’riiliatc Judge,
It. II. l«HrKKS.
tor I |,mil) hitj,i rlii'i ii.li nt.
MIIS. I IMO Lit.
K. G. HI-.TT.
For ( on out
For i'oninilMlonrr - JIM lH»tr|(*t,
.11 HIV lit A* Y.
of W. A. BfXON, Blsrchani Tailor,
For CnmtutNMlofirr hNtrh't,
.l( ill N ARNOLD.
Kor Cumnil-idoiirr Third Dl-tilet,
JOHN II. ( OX.
Cur Name (nr I. 1 miniy,
PEOPLE S PARTY PLATFORM.
Adopted in National Convention at
Omaha, duly 4th, lti&2.
Kiiimt \V»‘ (Ifiniirid it nntlonul rurriTicy,
s:if«- ‘•iiintd ninl lli xlhh I'stu ’i > y Tin*
mil acnvtThrm iit only :« full l«*ktn! tindi r for
nil (IrlitN, pul.Il> ami iirlvntf. iui«l thut* with
• mt tlivUMMif liKiikiiitl i‘i i ml
iMiultfthh* mill ••Ith'h nt hm* ih^of ilial rlhtitlon
illrect to tin* iieoplt* nt n tax not to —
iwr hominiiiiiii ! • |»rovnl»-iJ. as set forth
in tin* sul.-triTisiiry plan of the F
Fnrmen.' A1 *
! Iliiina or wmie la in r s) -tom; aNo l»y pay-
j imoit.s In illsrhariri- of It s ohlitflttlow* for
Ski-uni.. \\4 dfnmnd the free and unllni-
Iti il cuii.aio- of silver and tfold ut the present
leirnl ratio of 1»* to 1
Just received. A full nti*k of Fall and Winter goods of r,S’i°J>
l it -t hivlr. and lii .I duality. Material an*: workmanship guarantee)!. tail, iiiai. -..siperi-.iuii
|" J I'ocuth. WV demand u
Business Suits. S18 to $20. h|Yf)Nj the TflllftP 'fe;
O. |y I / i V* I If 1 v4 I I V/ I • li.ild* of the- prowl*-, and hence we (ieuiat.d
_ t.iat all stat> ami nntiona! revenue he llni-
M*tiseh of t he irovern-
t ifraclunted Income
Dru Goods and Giotiiino.
Go to the Store Where
I tell to the nt*ce>siiry • ' IH
inent, economically ami
A You Can Get the Most
Goods for the Least Money.
L 0. BRAND,
•■i,u.,,.,.i,H...i..... iium**itly ailniitila-
SIXTH WV ilemumt that p«*stt»l *av!n»rs
bank' Ire . -ta' M • «i by the iTovernfe nt f>.r
the •»rife <le|NH.it of the . iruilUs of the people
ami to facilitate oxclmmre.
Skvknth. rrarisiwrtation helm: a means
of excliaUtfe anil a public lie e^lty. t he y*ov-
• r nmerit should "W n anti operate till railroads
111 the Interest of the |*sip|e.
F.iohth The tclcirmph and telephoni
like the piwtofMce system, belnir a nwesslty
f<.r the TransUiisshm • ■ f news.should heowued
and operated Ip the Interest of the people.
Ninth, The land Includltur nil '<r the nat-
ural resources of wealth, Is the inheritance
of all the people, .and should not be nmnou
11 zed for speculative purposes, and alien
ownership *-f land should be (irohlblted. All
land now hold by railroad* <<r other corpo-
rat Ions In excess of their actual need*, and
all lands now held l.y aliens kIiuuIiI be re
. mned by the ifovernmelit and held for
act uni settlers only.
ANTHONY. KANSAS an<1
When the pruu
you have saved more money, 'tart
FRED W. CASNER,
(Opposite Court House..
lll”l'Cl!INs«»N. - KANSAS.
SIMM |;|| UI tell! loll el'i'tl nth’ law Itiflmlltlir
.r'tpi.it*■■-!- l.twii-lle ami Inmie-t.'iiil
« iiiri.—, ami Indian clalma.
J $10 SUITS cur TO
$ 5.75 V
^ SIS SUITS CUT TO
I'riiftlce tie (lire tlie Interior Department
,md Oeiieral Land ttfflee.
American Clothing House.
(pinions on content
4(1 veil by mail.
. and Irregular entries
;ir-\Y,. own the only complete s. t of band
Taw- and Decisions in lie >»uthwest. .'.Itf
No. 7 N. Main St., Hutchinson, Kansas.
DIGGEST STOCK OF CLOTHING in Hutchimon
D May be Seen at thi* Great Store.
P. H. LOOMIS,
I_i EH PR,
I am In tin* marla.'t from
beitiutilnir to flublit
' Will practice In all the courts. Seven
years experience In the band l.;tw practice.
bocatcd mi MH*t ion Z\ township Js rau^e h.
Terms to suit the times.
Highest Price and Weight
, A. TRIMBLE, M. D.
’llYSICIAN AND SClRiEON.
G. A. STARKS,
At MA NCHESTER, OK.
Soecli.l all* ntlou lilvim to mental
ami oilier dUciisei* of women and
children. . . ............... -
1+ . .thee, over Henton A HiiHM-tfs dru it; arr f(,w an(] far between,
store. Anibony, KaiihUs. Leave calls at
ofllce oi druK .store.
J. A. SCOTT’S
consbintly on hand the lysl
and choicest brand* of \S lilsk’ld*;
also the celebrated
Pabst Bohemian Mil-
waukee Keg Beer
Always on tap al .’> cents a ( all and
■iuu me. _
Main Street. Manche.ter, # (.
For Fresh, Pure
mt for vnurself. Don’t start too soon.
It is easier to make* a thousand dnl-
,.ir- ;t' an employe than it will be in
tli.1 tlrst few years of running tilings
poiHt deceive yourself with tile
hit a that ytiii know il all. Nobody
itas ever got to this alarming degree
• if prefect it at yet. It is wisdom to
take and keep the attitude of a
j learner now and In later life, it is
well not to have to much faith in
| others, hut lie equally anxious to
1 avoid becoming a suspicious man.
[There is not a scarcity of honest men
, in tlie world.
Keep yourself well informed as to
| wrhat is going on in your town and
I state especially, and have a general
knowledge of tlie world's affairs.
Such information is attainable only
i through papers, hut for every live
l dollars expended for these you will
get tiie value of ten or twenty dollars
Avoid enterprise with which you
tire not acquainted, that are foreign
to your business, especially if you are
t" 'furnish tlie money, or Itthfir. which
is the same thing, and somebody else
Keep out of speculation and stick
to business. Short cuts to wealth
I talon ranv be great, but will usually
lie fou id a phantom of sorrow and
N. wr he Jealous of the success of
I another. Nothing 'O embitters life
;is the umittainaile r whimpering
for "what might have been."—Roland
Smith, in I'atm .lotirnal.
Mil I ni loti t »Mi l.i wlvin (• » rei,siiii.
why tie- v.'D.r. of 1.-... .Iiuui'l \»He tlie l*up*
I lr»I Ik.’BU'W II I. eoruww'1 of men who
wUhln ml vane* lliu ctillrit county reguriP
le«« nl locality.
foriiiiil. Ill, mil uniiimlli'il Ly any nlhiua
who wMim in control It tu tin lr own Inlnro.t
rogarillev. of prlin'lpln.
Tniei li> platform iaha»wl u|nm the I
inaml. ■>( .: I 11,« In.lu.irlul I'la.’.na *( III**
nlicil H Him, mill I In* voter. Of the in*"l'l*’*
parly lnl«*n«l Dial their awrvanl. .hall ful
their prnnlMa. I nlllnw lo doao, they w
r**c,live a pnlltc Invltaln n In 'lay ut home at
tin* in'll «ltf<*lkin.
A viile (**r It.iljii. h* auiiciil I. a v*iO* (nr i
man who lie it«ii*** r* ■ o ■ ("t the people of
Oklahoma than any living man.
A vole fnriinreoiinethnnn anil repiewnta-
ilve. will a.lumen iho IntorvaU nl every
(nrmnrln llm lerrltory
A vole (or W. O, McIntosh !• tt vole for a
mnu who will IihvU after th« Intvrimla of tin'
IHHipUinf Ico. without courting thn .ndiew
nr (earing 11n (wiwnrs o( any one
I ani conllilia.l that every tuun win* v*>le»
for B. L. O'Mvwiey.....
and Slaughter will have no reoaon to re-
Mrs. K. Boyer, our ludy candidate (*ir|
munly auperlntendont not only pnw»*H'.
tlm education reguhdte In All the po.lthm. | -'"le a s.iddle and
aim also poaacwHt1** the bttslueaa tael which
will advance our Hehoola second to none.
Mr. licit Wall old survivor who umlir-
stand. hW bus]lo'ss.
Our cuminW.lunrr« are mi'll who will do all
In tlndr power W k«*e|» tin* eipenaea "( the
county to conform with the condition "f tin*
And now Mr. Editor, l wish to give open
reason, w hy the V1 <i*ts of L-eo. whould vote
(or Mr K"" (or county attorney
Elrst. Mr. Uo>. Is not an attorney for any
corporation In thla lerrltory and Is the
chosen candidate of the farmer, and tax-
payer. of L-cn.
And now a (ew reaxona why the voters
should not vote f**r Mr Asher:
Elrst. Mr. Asher la the attorney of one of
the iniMt soulless corporation* In th* I nlted
Slabs namely; (he hln*d attorney of the
ilocU Island Railroad company We under
.land that In certain localities that Mr
Asher has denied that lie Is the n*gularly
employed atlnrney of the railroad In L-cn.,
avoiding this charge against him hy suiting
thill he had a case or two against the peop1"
„( Hound Pond f ir I he Unck Island Railroad
company hut that lie was lio more the at-
torney for Hits corporation than he was for
any other person. There are numbers of
honorable men In the republican parly who
know the farts before whom he would not
dare make this at moment. * Mr. Asher has
Ida office In the Kook Island railroad depot
at N’orl h Pond I'nek w here lie I. In constant
communication with the railroad officials
and constant ass.s'latioi) with Mr. King, th*
depot agent al North Pond ( n ek w ho I* u .
his desk and goes Into the country making
the moat earnest appeals to the farmers t*
vote for Mr. Asher. Harry Thompson
another agent of tt»l« great corporation, with
maddened fright, rushes up and down tin
railroad In I.-co. urging the good people
vote for Mr. Asher. The agents all ovei
L-eo.offering free transportation to volers
who ronleniplale going up to Kansas to be
gone during tin* election: free transporta-
tion going and coming If they will
hack and vote for Mr. Asher.
Now Mr. Editor, the question propounds
Itself to US. What Interest has the Bock
Island Railroad company In Mr. Asher mor*
than any other candidal* ? Let u* see aliki
further First, It I. a notorious fact that
this railroad company will contest th*
lax levy and endeavor to swindle us out of
upwards of fs.OO) taxi's which are justly du«
10 L-eo., for at the time the tax levy should
have been made as required by law. (he Ris-k
Island Railroad company had actually
bribed two of the commissioners of this
county, vlx: Reed and White and had then.
In tiedr employ as detective, working up
eases against tlie Round Pond mol), so that
after tlielr removal when the new commis-
sioners made the levy the time had expired
In which the levy could have been made
under I lie Oklahoma statute, so that it lr
nowa question whether or not the court*
will sustain the action of the commissioner-
In making the levy. Ills also a fact uni-
versally conceded, that the Ris'k Island
Railroad company will sue this county for
damages done to thetr properly by lie* mob
a I Round Pond for n sum of not less than
11110.000, and Mr. Asher, bear lu mind. Is tin
only attorney In 'bis territory who holil-
that such an action can be maintained
against the comity. With these alarming
(nets staring us In the face, who can help
tiuUc-vlug that the connection between Mr
Asher and the railroad company that If Mr
Asher is elected that tho railroad company
will hold him undor obligations to It and ex
erclse a complete Inllucucc over him in tin
management of our county affairs. Tt do*
seem to us that If Mr. Asher Is the fair-
minded and consclouclous man that he rep-
resents himself to be, that when ho receive*,
his nominal Ion for county attorney he would
have resigned Ills position with tin* railroad
company. Rut In* tells tho people that In* is
gning to resign If elected. Hut even If In
does this w*eare very anxious to know wh>
give up n poslllou that Is paying him al the
least #2.500 a year for a county office that
only pays fl.'jxi lu scrip? Will tin* farmers of
LIwmmi next Tncaday.
Fall wheat Is InnUInff Uni*.
The iiK'iny w ill lx*over nfU*rTues
liovertmr Lcwellllig will speak at
Anthony Nov. :i.
-Jack Wornilngtnn won down from
Anthony Insi Friday.
(irt'ily potatoes 7*'i cents ja*r
bushel Hi Sibilt'a. L*0-t l
- A g * mil MUiklfitf rain would do a
power of ifnial to the growing wheat.
—Tie iHlcl.il ballot of llarpcr-co.
takes .in entire |iagy* in the llarju r
- Tin* Wichita Kaiflo now
that Jerry Mniiwon it an
Wiiut a wonder. ’
- Tlitwe is a ill I out f**r a l*rrl-
loriu Sunday sclioi l rniiv* ntlon to lx*
In ld at Oklahoma l ily Nov. ll and I
- lie patient, readers, and after I ill'
i'«ui* wc’li pay more att**ntl«m to
| new* items and give* polities loss
—Sneak thieves went Into II ink
! Lewis’ ham a few nluhU .ik" #t'd
two sets of douhlo
Quite a number of warrants were
Issued from Justice Sander’s court
yesterday oi winch wo will give an ac-
count next week.
—L. Keely has moved a frame house
from Kansas to Ids claim one mile
southeast of town. We suppose lie
intends to move down soon.
—C. F. Sanders received a commis-
sion a few days ago as justice of the
[>eaiv for Manchester township.
Sanders will make anixsl ’squire.
- If the voters of Cold water town-
ship want the affairs of the township tlie-e
conducted in an eeononiical way they
liould elect Kd«ar lira in as tru.tee.
Parker Uliya'on’s I* iter to tin
farmers in ibis Issue of TiikJoi iinal
eon I aln* some pretty slroiiu ehargea
tii/aliinf .1, M. Asher, repulillcan ean-
dldatn for county attorney, and tin*
|(ix*k Island Railroad <*«>>n|iniiy. Just
what Interest, if any. tin* I(is*k
Island railroad lias In t he election of
Mr. Asher to th** office of count' at-
torney Is a think wo know noihitik
about and only give Mr. Rylmson’*
letter space fur what It I* worth. V\ *
do know this, howi ver, and that Is
that Mr. Asher Is al tin* present llm*
llu* paid attorney of the It* *k Island
company in L-co., and If there Is anv
reason why the voter* should pick up
and diet a railroad lawyer for county
attorney at this our tlrst and most
Import mt derMon, w** fall to «* ■* It.
The /Jiaiires are that Mr. A'h* r.
employe of I lie Rock I' alld
railroad, la under JoJImmUoiis to that
company, and if so, Ue is not tin
proper man to elect as county attor-
ney. It is our duty as voters, on
Tuesday next, to elect men to any
and all offices who are unfettered l»>
either company, corporation or indi-
vidual; men who, wiieti elected, will
lx* free to think, free t*• act and un-
der no obligations to any one further
than to discharge the duties devolv-
ing upon them as officials. (*ur next
coiibti attornev -liould and we be-
lleve will l*e I S. Loss, and in giving
him a vote vnu will be assuming no
risks and taking no ehances.
—We would especially urge each
and every populist In L-eo. to vote
straight Yor our candidates for count)
commissioners. John i ra**y. John
Arnold and John ( ox arc three a-
ttne men as an* to lx* found in any
party in L-eo. They represent th*
fast, the middle and tie w* st part of
L-eo. and know no north ind south
divisions of t.|M:county.Their interest'
are identical witli those of every s, t
tl* r in L-co. and to *1* ct them to
Important jxisitioris at thi
l.ixik out for tli|ev**s. The couu>
try seems to lie full of them.
Just|en gander* lias o| . m il an,
office west of the liarlu r simp.
I'lie cx ir "f Russia Is rejsirted to
lx* dying and Ills ease lias been gin u
lip a- le ipeli m
If you want ffour olieaper thnu
you can buy It any w hi re elac ou
earth, go to Scott’s, 20-tf
/.I II* Srn| I Hint till* Itelllllghaii'l r
Ui.v* left last Monday for an extendi I*
hunt In tin* •: loss mountains.
Lottie M. Preston, candidate for
county »u[x*riiit<*odeot of llarper-e**
made this offlo* a call last Friday.
If you wuiit gox’erles **r pruvisiom
of any kind, goto Scott'*, the clo up
grocer and provlklon d* aler. Jn-Vf
— It Is Ixlleved that all *~.hTTs|
case* now pending lu tin* laud offlic
will lx* flui-lud hy the tlrst of tin
year - Knld Wave.
Mover's wagon* are -till passing
into the strip in great numbers.
Many no doubt ar<- making il hark
home in lituo to vote.
. II Cl ill *» ll*i a-'* ■ * ■■
—J. W. Montgomery off,reel v, K-. an. pledged to economy in all that
accompanied hy Id* brother, l,,;v’.* "* con-ist* ut in handling tin* p* opIi
Danville ja-sed through here Krid *”
taking a look at the county soutli
time will place a safeguard about "in*
county affairs which will prove bene-
Hcia) to every settler in L-cn. They
( |wgolw,p,................ .... people's
Danvifie pa-sed through here Friday , lu,(iiveeaeli of them a vote
of' on Nov.-mber (> und you w ill never re-
I gret it
—It does a publisher good to re-j _t\*,. trust that no populist who
ceive a letter with a greenback dollar ,i;is ., grievance against any
on the Inside. The last such received | e;1(1()idate upon our ticket w ill allow
at tli is (.nice came from K. C. Temple, (|j> .„.tj()ns at any time to distract his
Haskell. Kansas. attention from the vital Importance
-Miss Livengood. a claim holder [ of doing earnest w-.rk for i he elect .Ion
living east f town, had tie mi-fort- "fall the other candidates on thi
line to have her house stripped of ticket. Mean* not *.f that caliber
vervthing of any value during her who would compe! a man h r [ art '
absence one night last we. k. The sake to support a personal enemy in a
thief took even iter betiding.
It Is reported that the republicans)
have given up all hope of electing
Long in tlie >* vi nth district and an •
trading him for Morrill voters.
— It. L. O’Mealey is out canvassing
the county for vote- for county clerk
and is said to lx* making a success of*
his undertaking. He i- well quuliffci [
for the place.
—John Cox. John Arnold and Jolir,,
Tracy nr** all farmers and know what
it means to tlie tax-payers to have
our county run heels over head in,
debt. Vote for all three of these,
men for commissioners on Nov. *1.
—Harper-co.. Kansu*, inis had pop-
ulist commission, r- to control In i
money matters for three years. As a
result her county warrants an* worth
100 cents on the dollar and there is
cash in tin* treasurer's hand* to meet
all necessary expenditures. L-co.
will ho in just a- good shape in a
short time if tin* people will elect
John Cox, John Arnold and John
Tracy as commissioner* on tlie tith of
—John Cox was in town Monday
county campaign If you can’t work
for any particular candidate, pus-
hliu by and exert your lx -t effort f r
night making acquaintances. He * the remainder of Tin* ticket. Don't
will receive a large vote for commis-
sioner in this part of t h • county, also
in all*other parts. John is a man
— Mrs. F. Royer i* making a good
canvass and it is thought by >rm*
that sli*' will lead tin* populist ticket
and poll Hie largest vote in the
ounty. She will make a splendid
—The good people of Oklahoma
would "sooner'' not i»* represented
at all in congress than to vote and
elect a man like Flynn. \ ote for
Ralph Beaumont the champion of
the people's interests.
—A Kansas editor who speaks with
the air of a man who lias di-cvered
a new fact by experience, says, one
way to prevent bleeding at the nose
is to keep your nose out of other
—We have a great many Kingman-
on. people here, (old acquaintances of
Abe Slaughter and nearly everyone
of them, regardless of party, are for
Slaughter for register of deeds.
Wliat better recommendation could a
man have? Don't forget this when
von go to the polls to vote next Tues-
—For the bonflt of those who may
have been misinformed, we will say
that John Cox. populist candidate for
county commis-loner. is not the same
•nan, nor is he In any way related to
\V. V. Cox. present chairman of tlie
hoard of county commissioners of L-
Hoth, however, are good men.
allow a personal dislike for any one
to swaver you from doing your duty
of tin* rall-
jlo object in control!
I iu'4 th<* p s'.ffit plivMli'n N to sitdilli? tlu* (lob!
>f from *ii>i i»«>> to fcl’O.QOo on this county am:
M A NCH LSTLR, OKLA.
And the Choicest
I have opened a meat market (
MORE FRUIT, LESS WHEAT.
, An orchard center is to bo estab-
lished In L-eo. Oklahoma and tlie
! south half of Harper-eo.. Kansas,
j. . i.h .i ■ •'*» v\h 1 root tre*- to
: be nl .at I tli'.s fall arid next spring, i ,
Y .Il can bm V'ln worth or more: ten < l-co..*a*t their votes for» man who w111 dc-
V.crs to pay for them, olie-tellth liver *>.iro. an ly Into »l«*l>»;i'1'
I tcicii year: ii" mortgage, no lion:) t >i*J«* • ,*) >> "<) —**
fnii?tit prepaid, nr from to 2,000
:ii)i)io trees, your choice, take two. ,
: crops Of our own selection in 15 years thereby "»»l:"*o our ......... for all tune to
for our uay. We also sell trees for eomef
cash Why raise wheat year after Tin* great peoples t«rty. m it* reform
rear coming out ill debt when you movement, seeks to protect imllserlmlnatelj
could put out'an orchard at practl- the property and homes of ilie (armor ami
callv no expense and in a few years ; laborer. If (here ever *w a time " lieu
he reaping a handsome revenue and | question of inixir aeuiust .-upital "»**
keep vnu in your old days.
if you want to take advantage of
any of these propositions, call on or
address Kdgar Drain. Hawley, Okla-
homa. agent for Stark Rros nurseries.
T ipulists have no kick coming on
Abe Slaughter for register of de**ds.
lie Ini' been one of our most untiring
workers on the ticket, an i has spent
both time and money from the date
.f id' nomination to the present time.
He is well qualified and is justly en-
titled to every populist vote in L-co.
—E. A. Campbell returned from
northwestern Kansas recently,
bringing with him a carload of shouts
averaging about bn pounds each
which In* bought up in that country.
Ld. s.ivs times are flourishing here
compared to northwest Kansas, il*
took tlie hogs 175 in number out ti
his farm five miles sniitli of town
where he grew about 2,000 bushels of
corn this year on sod.
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C. (I>A N I KLS. coi ntv vttdhm v
tin* sale of ALL KIN I>Sof fresh meat
bologna, lard, etc. at Manchester in
Iltthhard *t Watt's old stand, and
would he pleased to receive the pat-
ronage of I lu* people. We guarantee
fair treatment and reasonable prices.
Stone ,N Nev.
SI tit *. la id I ottlCD iiikI tlie low imil(
Special l''il‘[ t
Ip* i nil
bouril Hofei * by p' f Dtlnnloll to (;(!»!. j* *i ^
HaHAler. receiver. F.ulfl. O. T.. tlu» Towimltc
. . ■ XI. . I I'm.. I / \ *t* II
llilll id of IViimI Creek. O. T..*T(«e|ihun I>uiiI(*1h.
( itli f clerk of tlie fntcrlor !»ei»art mcnL 'V
jr.u.|onf I» <’ !‘uMM'ULF.ii. o. T.
J. B. Roark,
pti nl it' *4<|uara, d
in all court>«. I :u»d oHlct*
Office I'iwi ddu Of
Uti iHftt iif luaii(! OtH* e
•) p. ni.
7 a. m.
Hutchinson & Southern Railway.
A rrl ve lit St u t e I.l tie. du I ly . . . 1J.:l. Ill
Anthony Time-T.bi * Wo. P.u > *
V "T III 'I SI'.
No. t.vj. Knu-i.s ( ii v mall un*l expiess
\ , r.s. intx< *I. iliqmrl-
\,* CM, I. (Ids.City in nil iiii'l «'xpr**ss .10:1 '• :i. ni
No. 457. intxisl. Hrrlvi*
\ 11 iriifns run flutty
N.i. 45S 1*1.11 lnH'ts :*( l'*>ll»:iy Spiln.sf.ir
Li.",n*it iimt iOffevvlll** iiii'l :ilf 1111«*rn.* atilt*
]*,ii"l- .in D. M .( A. nivlsliih. anil *•*iiini*i':'
1 Ml.lilt'*, with thri)'r.*li ti.'i—i'iii-*i*r Iriilu fur
-1 Lou I- vt:i I't. Sent i. Rich till'. Si*(tiill:i.ionl
Ni - i.*,| (lint 452 ;iri* through trains 4*.*t"***•»’
tv ii n mi* <itv nnd Kli<»:t. nmt carry inlliiim*
.'linlr . nr through: no extra churuc fur scut
car*. _ .
Ne,, 457 mid F.s do m>' run vest of Antlnqiy.
U L. SELLS, Aguut
Issue before the people, we luive it now
1 will furii sit seed wheat to the
Tat*nn is of L-co. on application to
Charles Collins of Cnmoroti Kansas.
For further information call on
or write me. L. A. Rigger,
I.-co. tt tin1 re ever ":ts 11 time "(ten met:
should exercise that freedom grunted to u-
l*v our constitution, it should now tie ex**r-
el-,'.! In di'fi'iiUng this corporation vliicti I-
... king to destroy our homes mid enslave us
f p v r nnd even’snatcli from the mouths of
.tur children the tiling which gives them the
sustenance of life. , ,
N..« fellow farmers, exert your lnanli.xid
l y relegatln: (Id' ttxil of oppression, Mr.
Asher, t.i private life.
\ ours for justice,
Notice of Contest.
t'NITKII St A TVS I, AMY OPF1CK. *
M . \\ . Si 111 I>s»* ill. |t. I s.. dentist — ,m»*i ■*( ioivtiig hci'it’* entered nt till'
Itas located ill t III" from r* oni over >> . Ly oflle*. liv Jno K. I'lunkotl Iig.ilnst I'mi-
T KlHot i 's harness store in Altthotty. ! rod E**h.*nf. ivlionrule homestead entry at
Part * desiring first class dental ......
erat intis peri*il'UtcJ will do well to sec LI,jp > mirth, range k W. 1. M.. le L-co. > >Kln-
hiniashi niakes a specialty of pre * •*•—..
serving t!"* natcra! tenth. Tito il«*e-
tor is a reg'.ll :r lb** ttseil dentist of t lit*
state in*) thoroughly understands his
business. Has will be administered
where necessary In extracting teeth.
How would you like a tailor made
pair of pant', or a whole suit? W. a.
Dixon, the Anthony tailor, lias
knocked the bottom out of prices.
Try him. 11-tf.
—Vote the populist ticket.
hi.mil Territory, said contestant alleging
tli * In ts a urierAnnin fide settler ii|rn s;i|*l
tr;t, i ,.f inntl. that hesottled iuhiii tin* sum*
mi (le* I't h day **f (>*•(,. tsiCL prior to tlie duo
• if said * n!rv. and prior lo any settlement or
lx'rmanent Imp-ovvmenis made upon said
tract tiy said en(ryman or any other claim
nut *f -aid tract of land. . ..
With a vie tv to tlie cancellation of -aid
entry, the said parth's are hereby sum
......;*l appear at th* F. S land office ai
Knlil, O. I ., en tlie 5th day of Dee.. lsi>4. at
lo'i'liN'k a. ni.. to respond and furnish testi-
mony concerning said allegations.
.1 .1. s. II tssusn. Receiver
Ooukllilt?, Steen .v Fonkllng. ....
il Attoruey's for Contestant
— Tilde George Renneft passed
lirough here last Thursday on the
wav to itis claim. The wind was
blowing at the rate of about 1000
miles ait hour and Mr. Renn. tt was
taking homo a load of straw which
lie had purchased in the state. He
had on about half a load wlivti lie
got here and thought* if he had good
luck lu* would have enough to till a
bed tick when he got home.
—Mr. Frank Ne.v lias purchased a
half interest itt the meat market front
S. E. Stone and they will carry on a
partnership business. These gentle-
men are both experienced in the busi-
ness and are carrying on a market
and are handling a grade of meat t hat
would do credit to a large city. I bey
nav the highest market price for all
kinds of butcher's stock. Give them
a call and we garantee that you will
be treated right.
—Prof. Swain of Harp r, republi-
can candidate fur county superintend-
ent of Harper-co.. was a caller at Gits
office Monday. Ho is running against
a lady on the populist ticket who has
a tirey red head, and is the only tc*
publican in that county who stands
any show of being elected. *ve speak
of tlie red hair not as a Hi'Miialitica-
tion—fqr from it—but to warn Mr
Swain of the two fires between which
*■ is standing: tin fear of being de-
feated (-n on • hard and the horrors
if meeting of ilia red h ad in the
future Should lie be elected. >'e
wouldn’t be in Swain s boot for fort)
—In reference to the annual report
of Governor Reufb w on the resources.
progress and future outlook of Okla-
lioma, a Washington special 'ays:
"Tin* secretary of tlie interior yester-
day received the annual report of tlie
governor of Oklahoma and speak-
very favorably of it- various recom-
mendations. The report was -ent
immediately to the public printer
and it will not be made public until
it returns to the department. The
secretary -aid. however, that the re-
port was business-like and thomugl
and one which would be of much in-
terest to tile people Of the West."
—If the democrats of L-co. do not
want to take any chances on the re-
publicans electing their candidates
for commissioners, it would be policy
for them to vote fir the populist can-
didate'. and thereby insure tin elec-
tion of good men. The democratic
nominees arc all good nten, but the
race will he between the populist
and republicans, with the pops in tli*
lead: bul to make a "(lead sure thing"
of it, we invite the democratst" help
elect these three official.
— IV. T. Oliustead, deputy sheriff
of Harper-co.. was in town \Yednes-
day outlie hunt of a man by the
name of John Arthur, who br"i<e jail
at Anthonv Tuesday night, lie wa*
the only prisoner in Jail, on thechargt
of horse stealing. :tn I parties frott:
the outside assi-ifd him in gettiin.
out by breaking three large pad-
locks. " There is supposed to be a band
of tItem scouring tin* country and Un-
people should be on the look out for
—T. .T. Painter of Medford candi-
date f'*r representative on the repub-
lican ticket was in town thi- week
but got poor encouragement a- pop'
are thicker titan hair on a dug's i n k
in tin s. parts. Walling will r* ; ;*• --
ent thi- District.
—Rob Heard was down to bis claim
Monday and stopped at Mnnche-w i
fuesdav on his wav to Anthony. L"b
will apply for a six months leave ■!
abset.c fr in hi- claim, lie expect*
to go back to vote the populist ticket
tu xt Tuesday.
—Judge T. J. Uroekway and A. J.
Titus of Anthony made titi- nth ■ a
pleasant call yesterday. They report
everything in good shape lor tin* 1 lec-
tion’of tlie entire populist ticket in
llarpcr-co. next Tuesday.
— L. M. 1 Inoven was in town Mon-
day shaking hands witli everybody.
He is democratic candidate for com-
missioner and would make a good
official if elected, but we don't think
he will be.
—Judge A. R. Rlaekburn of Anth-
ony died Tuesday night after suffer-
ing almost a year. Mr. Rlackbutn
was one of the early settlers of Anth-
ony and lias done good work for the
— \V.(). McIntosh will run away
ahead or his ticket in the southwest
part of the county, where he lives
and is best known. He will poll tt
big vote in every township.
—Some parties broke into Sant
Fling's coal bin Wednesday night by
nulling off the lock m.d it is not
known how much coal was taken.
_Clem Montague has finished sow-
ing wheat and left Thursday for
southwest of town where he will re-
-iitiK his work at pressing hay.
—Mason Clark's threshing outfit
passed through town today going
south to Mr. stamp’s place to clean
broom corn seed.
—A little cold wave came down up-
on us from tlie north this week.
Just a little reminder.
CROOKED CREEK ITEMS.
Tommy Reneau was down front tlm.
The weather lias been quite c-uld
for tlie past few days.
George McKee was tlie guest of
John Joseph last Sunday.
We hope the next time our young
people go 11 miles to a dance that they
wont get fooled.
There wtt' singing atWmMcGib-
bon's Sunday evening and quite a
number were present.
Politics is all the talk in this neigh-
borhood. blit pe patient, next Tues-
day will tell Qte story. We will give
three cheers for tlie pops.
John Kellitighousc's brother fn nt
Topeka. Kansas, is visiting with Dim.
They took a trip to tlie Gloss moun-
tains to si o the country and hunt.
We are needing a rain.
.1. H. Dunham spent several days
in Kingman-co. this week.
Several parties from this neighbor-,
ltood are attending contest court in
—A little boy of Mr. Spaeth wa-
bitten by a rattl* snake last week but
is now all right.
John Cox. for county commissioner,
is gaining votes every day
election is now assured.*
The basker supper at the Hawley
school house Tuesday evening was
well attended but we failed to get
tin* amount taken In.
Ifyou want to keep tlie taxes of
our township down to tho minimum,
vote tlie jiopuli-t township ticket
-traight. It is composed of all good
The school board of district No. 64
lias employed Ezra IInopes to teach
their school tills winter. Ezra is a
good teacher and tlie board made a
Lost-Last Sundav week between
the residence of J. II. Ledgerwoorl
and Edgar Drain, it rolling cutter off
of a riding plow. Finder will receive
reward by leaving at Edgar Brain *,
ne t ('-2(5-7.
Mrs. Hornett, who lias been sick so
long, i- now better.
Miss Katie Rew-. n is visiting rela-
tives and fri**nds in the si ate.
S. A. Criswell and mother starts
for Enid next Sunday morning.
It. A. Bn wen saw a sun-dog last
Monday morning. Forty days more
of cold weather.
Mr. Yanhnskirk i* building a new
hnu-e. R. A. Roweu finished laying
lilt* inundation Monday.
Tlie farmers have all got their
wheat in and it lias come up and
looks nice but needs rain.
The singing at David Bowen’s was
not very well attended last Saturday
evening owing to the storm.
John Drown, the -beep man, par-
ents and his we heard bride-to-be,
visited in the strip last week.
The ball playing was very well at-
tended last Saturday, the Pleasant
Valley boys winning as usual.
Tlie dance at F. Karikcs last
Thttrsdav night was well attended
and a pleasant time was reported.
It lias been so long -ince we have
-ent arty items to th** paper we have
very near forgotten how to write.
1' M .Tames and wife went to An-
thony Iasi Friday with a load nt
pumpkins and had no trouble in se>,-
Melvin Hine is building a
lions**. Fred Rowen is laying
foundation. We wonder who
fair one is?
Our Sun lay school is progressing
finely with W. R. Penrose as superin-
tendent. Mr. Penrose is a man well
fitted for the place. Our Sabbath
-elmol Will be at Mr. Dotterel next
Sunday. Everybody invited income.
Wo, tlie people of Pleasant Valley.
in mppts till* fcV(* 0l
wish, if this it' in meets tin* eye of
right cu* rgeiic minister t.iat In’*
would come and give us a sermon oc-
casionally. We would appreciate a
and would give him as good a »• *>
come as we could. Solemn t
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