The Indian Chieftain. (Vinita, Indian Terr.), Vol. 19, No. 40, Ed. 1, Thursday, May 30, 1901 Page: 2 of 4
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Indiaii Chief tain.
$1. BO Por Year or St.OO If Paid
Ttl OMIRrTAlK FVmntflRn OOMTAXT.
II. M.- M AUItS Kill tor mid I'lihliVlicr
Vinita Ind. TnnTMny 30 1901.
Clonn up your premises before
tho torrid season arrives
Mrs. Hr-Kltiley is convalescent
nnd wlfl have flan Franoivoa ntxt
Saturday with tlio presidential
party for Washington. 1). C.
Judge Sprlngsr has beon em-
ployed by tho CheyonnoB nnd
Arapahoe to take steps to prevent
tho opening of that country to set-
tlement. Oklahoma Oily is In have n new
810000 opea home Tho City
Oommetoial elul lias been offered
quarters In the building rent free
for ten yea re.
Some Ohurnkct) qIiIziiih nm c mi
plaining Hint the attorneys lor the
nation nre not showing due dili-
gence In the mutter nt the enroll-
ment ul freedmon.
The Woman's Foreign Mission-
nry eooiely of ihe MeihmliM In-
dian Miai-ion conference trill meet
nt Paul's Valley May 31at end
June 1st noil 2nd.
The cry that no irmly m ueedrH
Domes from thorn who Imv not
the good of the inner? Hi heart.
Such n cry at this lime will noi 1-
lieeilrd aid line lew Imlorsere.
A person can have no idea of the
number of building now in course
nf ertclion nnd just completed In
Vinita unites lie starts out and
makes a thorough round of the
Tho final vole on ilio ratifica-
tion of the Oreek Irani has not
yet boon taken. I: is eialmtd
however by those favoring the
treaty that Ihey have a majority
on joint ballot.
There has been no definite steps
taken in the organization of Ihe
commercial club '.hat was started
some weeks ago. The failure in
this matter at this time will be
little less than a calamity.
U'hile-the town is gelling imp
limit at tltt delay in the work on
the eleolrlo light plant no unfair
advantage should be taken of
the company. They are the ohlef
loaders ilk (lip mntteand will nu
doubt turn on tho lights at the
earliest possible moment.
Tho existence of five-gushing ar-
tesian wolls in Vinita nnd the pos-
elhiIityoi an endless number of
the same Btamps the p'aoe as al-
together the most d eel ruble loca-
tion in the whole territory. The
importance of this uxhaustless
water supply cannot be over esti-
mated. Visitors to Vinita during the
session ol oourl and the tpwn is
full of 'am often remark the ef-
fectiveness of Vinita' policing in
contrast to that of their home
town. Truly Vinita has leu
drunkenness rowdyism and orimo
than any town of like size in the
The town of Tahleqush showed
tho right kind of enterprise when
825000 was subscribed as a bonus
to secure a railroad. The old
Cherokee town among the hills
will now leap into renewed life
and prosperity. Her beautiful
looation fertile valleys and matoh-
less springs will now be aoceiuiHe
to the world.
forty arrayed ngntirsl tho ndtntnle-
(ration as all tho ills real and
Imaginary are laid upon tho party
Tho supreme court of tho United
Stales has deckled thai tho consti-
tution follows tho flagsome
When tho proposition to hold
up the eleolrlo peoplo was found
to be unpopular It w.ia decided to
call It i joke. That is perhap
the lieat way out of It
Farmers Continue to complain
about (he condition of tho roads
loading to this town. Before tho
buy and wheat season opens some
action should'be taken toward tho
establishment of permanent roadways.
While aomo republicans are
clamoring for the removal of all
democrats from the United States
marshal's force in Ihe northern
district thero is al lentil ono dem-
ocratic deputy who ought not to
be removed for political' reasons
or any other as far as we know
Paden Tolbert has been and con
tinues to bo ono of the best oQlcers
in the whole territory and it
would bo folly to remove him to
make a place for a man who
claimed tho place for no reason
other than that ho was of a differ-
ent political Inith. When a force
of select and tried men are wanted
Tolbert always gets a call. Mar-
shal Bennett will scaicely heed
the clamor for the removal of all
democrats not In this instance al
The time has como when towns
In the Indian Territory must show FoMune8 ro Be -;de e
enterprlss or be left in Iho con- . . -.. m"....i... .1. '
oral raoe In tho front
Ladies of Southern District
Presents Judge Thomas
- With Flowers
THE FEDERAL COURT.
AN ELOQUENT REPLY
Byilh'oJl-ni1tiont JiTrlflt and Make
Solemn ffljilqq In Stop Sale of
Liquor In Indian Country
As far as
Wants No Agreement.
Kdilnr Chieftain: Tho need of
a thing In natural order is aI. j. J. sisson of Tulsa and Dr. D.
ways antecedent 10 the thing ; M. Palo of Ohecotoh plefld guilty
self. If yi.u do not need n thing tothochargo of returning to tho
vou had better lot it alone. First Indian countrv after having boon
iiuu ou wneiuer ynu necu nn nr- ejected by the Indian ' polico act-
no exception and tho time is ripe
f"r Intelligent nnd united effort in
gathering in the many good things
that will come our way.
The Creeks nre now struggling
with the problem of a euj pie-
mental treaty. The one just rat-
ified dot-B not meet tho require-
ments and ihe'government prom-
ises to accept certain amendments.
The Cherokees nmy learn a prof
liable lesson her and in making
tre nrxt Ireaiy "gt everything in
tint is neoetsnry 10 go io.
The disposition to put out the
eleotrio lights in Vintta uu account
of a technicality is the mntilfestn-
lion ol the mine spirit that bus
kept this town from getting many
a good thing that has went else-
where. The business people ol
Vinita ought to be united in inter-
est ond not be oon'tnu.illy trying
to out eaoh other' thronis com-
It is reported by parties coming
from the hills east of Grand river
that large numbers of cuttle have
been driven from Arkansas and
Missouri into the territory for
gracing purposes. The revenue
collector might reap a harvest by
swooping down upon these stock
men. '1 he chief has called the at-
tendon of the agent at Muskogee
Ihe matter and some action
will no doubt be taken at once.
No one need worry about tho
Cherokee country getting behind
in the general development of the
territory 011 account "f being the
last to make settlement with the
government. Thin eeolion has
many advantages over all other
parts of the Indian country and in
due lime land titles will be forth.
coming Every one who wants to
ooin e (o Vinita and other Chero-
kee towna may do so with perfect
safely and as to our future great-
net's there can be no doubt.
The verdict of acquittal in the
Stubblefielil case meets general
approval. The lawless element in
every town are the people wno
give the ofltoera of the law trouble.
The quiet peaceable law-abiding
citizen has no trouble with the
city marshal and when the hood-
turns attempt to interfere they
tike their lives in their hands and
If they get killed the responsibil-
ily is with them. It is the duty
of every good citizen (0 uphold the
officers of the law in the pinper
discharge of duty.
day In Texas oil. Naturally there
nre a good many wild cat compan-
ies and proposed investors should
learn something of a company and
the standing of tho officers before
they buy slock. The Deuison
Beaumont and Sour Lake oil com
pany is composed of men of high
standing In tlieir several foonlitles
Those who desire to "get into"
Texas oil should read the pros-
pectus in The Chieftain's adver-
tising columns. An instance is
fresh in the minds of those who
have kepi pfisiid on Ihe develop-
ment nf the Beaumont eeolion of
where an owner of n small tiacl
dneired S 5000 10 rink u well. He
organized a coinpmiy and sold
85000 worth of stuck at ten cents
a share. lie struck oil and the
stock oan now be readily sold for
$2 50 a share 25 -times its cost a
The ratif'to.ition of the Cretk
treaty will irove to be ol vast ben-
efit to the Cherokees in that it
simplifies mailers somewhat with
reference to an agreement with
them. The Cherokees uluno nf
tho five tribes remain to be treated
with and it is now about definite-
ly known what kind of a treaty
will be acceptable to them. The
absence of the mineral leese clause
in the Creek treaty doubtless se-
cured lis raliflca'ion and Ihe same
condition)! exist here. The P.iwes
commission can now proceed with
the Cherokees and (hey have the
advantage of the experience of
having treated with the other
tribes along with having made two
former treaties with (lie Chero
keen which failed ol ratification
Prospects are bright for an early
agreement with these people and
one thai will be shorn or many of
the jobs that have crept into other
The enlargement of all lines of
business in Vinita and the rapid
growth of the place despi e the un-
toward oonditions that prevail In
tho Cherokee country augurs well
for what may be reasonably ex-
pealed when all hindrances art
cleared away. ViniU will epriug
into u oily in so short a time as to
amaze her must sanguine promot-
ers. Ohlef Bufllngton is expecting at
"ony time to get oliloial information
1 that the president has approved
.ijllBjate council bill providing for
itrjmirsloii lo treat with the
commission. I in hoped
!Preeiueut will be readied
triptly and that it will b p
JVSd by the voters nf the Chero-
KDO nation In time to sutwi'l at the
Opening of oongreM in D-neuher
' "The ntcosiiy of a Cherokee
j. copnoil composed of intelligent
''"iHIBi) who are willing and anxious
.-''! ff)r 41 fair svitiemeut and an (quit-
r l.l l . I . I J . I
The necessity for the removal of
(be hi tolling posts along the busi
ness portions of Wilson street is
beooming more and more urgent
as the town increases in size and Lner recording secretary Mrs If.
rwuj u3 hlreei 8 osoom- . Sir. ser. Atoka treasurer! M.R
. f -..
The Checotah Press Meeting.
The Indian Territory Press as-
snciatlon held its fourteenth an-
nual meetng at Checotah last Fri-
day and Saturday. I'lio meeting
was very well attended and the in-
terest was good. The members
who wero present sp ke in glow-
ing terms of the hospitality of the
people of CheooUh. About twen-
ty left for Kansas City Saturday
night and will spend two d tys re-
turning Monday night.
The eloclion of officers for the
ensuing year resulted a follows:
D. M. Marrs Vinita president;
J. W. Cnildress Itush Springs
first vice-president; Louis Paulin
Durant second vie president;
W. T. Wrlalil. Collinsville. I T .
third vice president; K W. Whit-
more Cheootah corresponding
eeureiurj; m. muiippe wag
ing thi business center of the
place. The Chieftain would not
advocate a measure that was not
fur the public good or that would
permanently injure the business
o any one but this street will
have to Imi kept open and the
time has come when teams will
have to be lied elsewhere.
Judge Gill made a few remarks
Monday to two mn charged with
returning to the Indian country
after having been ejected by order
of the interior department that
could not be misunderstood lie
t'dd them that they must under-
stand that the ordure of the gov-
eminent must he obyed and that
every one would be required lo
comply with the law and that
should they refuse to pay the tax
required they would be arrested
and sentenced. ya told Uiem
ihai it was the part of n good citi-
zen to obey the laws of the aoun-try.
The movement to declare the
- aple dlTLion ol land is too uppar I eleotrio Ugiit franohUo void Is a
serious infstsko and ought to he
stopped before It goes any further
tiuoli action on the part of the city
ounoll would be nothing short of
the utmost folly. I ho progreskive
paoplo of ihe tuwu would very
soon brarxl euch an outrage as tin.
pardonable. Vinita wanlfa eleo
trie lights and is not ready lo rob
tin t who have had coulldonue
tumuli in U.o place to invest their
iiioi. ey 10 an eleclrio light plant
(iive ih company a lair chance
before condemning it.
Tiie Ku'y mju Iiuh loaiiuunitud the
ii'ifuiai KuiMlny luniiucr exruMon
i iU'i u .111-I from ni pnjnu mi their
Jij . ent'o needdimiinsiiaiion If (lie
voteisof the Cherokee pstiuu are
wise iiDi.e lut good siroiif! turn
will lie Reeled ilns 'uwhirr. This
will in ell probability us) the )si
tribal eltci'in and the rearwDli-
bilny will lie correspondingly
From present iudicationr the old
Uhrn ki'f pilltical parly line will
lie mm njjidly drawn a 1'iimiily.
Already Ul U-it' Minn Uii ulil
Drlit are ljutli partjea nr taking
I he preliminary etep inward
br. King 011' 'hi pry i(kl-I ir"
oou O'l ond mia'r! Tim full-
b'in'i rti Iii'iire!' will li-hit
WHiii m Mill.- -- -
JTl IWE.MU. r-
Moore Musko.ee W.U.li Hinds
South McAlester and W. II.
Walker Puree!) executive com-
mittee. Adair Notes.
Mr. and Mrs. Olemeus of Lone
Oak Ark. is visiting their daiigh.
ler Mrs. Dr. Ilerro.
It. L. Brook 0. Ji-oi.b C. C.
Colllne Ed Adair J. W Skinner
K. U Seato) J. F. Dunham and
Mr. Breeding are taking in the
reunion at Memphis Teun.
Mrs. Tale Langley and sister
Beo Dunham of Coy Mu visited
relatives and friends In Adair this
Mrs. J. 0. Dune in left for Tah-
Miss Noll Lynn of Chelsea vis-
ited Mrs. John Archer Sunday.
Mr Robert Oarselowey of Vi-
nita spent Sunday in our town
Mr. rind Mrs. Nathan Adams
took In the Commencement exor.
jUcb at Chelsea Friday.
Miss Allie Alfred and Mrs. Geo.
Butler were up from Pryor Creek
Wonder what makes Sam Mo
Nairn look so happy on Monday
Dr. fjeabrlght was at the Hub
Mrr. Cora Lanier of Galena
Kan. in visiting her aunt Mrs. J.
Mho infant son of Dr. and Mrs.
Ilerron died Thursday night.
Mrs. Fred Langley returned
homo this morning.
Tho ladleB of Davis Chickasaw
nation last week presented Judge
John II. Thomas with n box of
flowers In tokon df Iholr upprecia-
lion of his services In stopping tho
sale of intoxicating liquors in thai
town. Judge Tlinmas made the
following beautiful and eloquent
"Tills is a new and most touch-
ing tribute. It tells me of the
light of hope in darkened homes
o.'men saved froti) the vile temp-
laiion of intoxiontlng drink
"Iflhavohsen -:blo to restore
In the women of Davis and iho
Siutherii dletrfrjt that protection
which the law tins always given
them I feel inexpressibly happy.
"Ihnt I hoy havo oome wiih the
entrancing smile of God's best
gift as n testimonial -nf their ap
preciation shows how truly they
read His laws nnd wisdom and
how niter all amid the storms of
life the anchor ul trrnn's lust hope
is in the protection of his loved
ones. Compared with the other
rewards coming lo man it is like
the cloud pieroiog mountain
radiant with early iImwo and
nerves my arm and steels my soul
to do that which God has told me
"1 took a solemn oath that I
would see that thnJaw in duly cd-
minietered; as God has given me
to see my duty 1 have disciiarged
it. I am but human mid suhi'Cl
to error; but I know this; that as
I go down the inclining "path of life
there will he one spot in which
the hope and power of God re-
maine; nnd whatever the trials
whatever temptation- the bunner
of law and nidt-r shall float nu
high. No covard or criminal or
maudlin sentimentality shall
swerve me from the right.
"I koow and feel thai in accom-
plishing the work we have begun
I have the help nf my brother
lawyers goad and honorable men
who love their homes and wives
and children. Epeciullj5 Ib this
true ol the district attorney and
his able assistant.
"I walked along the streets of
this town Saturday evening and
saw not a single drunken man.
List Sunday the silence and quiet
ude was only broken by the chim
ing ol the hells In God's temulaa.
This Is worth something Ibis JB
worth inueh to me.
"But I hops and tnixt that this
is hut a foretaste of ihe joy which
will come by the delleotlon of
money which hax been paid into
the coffers of lhes j tints to the
proper channels ol legitimate
trade. Women and children have
been robbed ol tlieir sustenance
and labours of th ir earnings.
There will not b- so many bare-
foot children. We will not oe
the look of agony on the fncnB of
wives and mothers daughter and
"Wo will see prosperity hid
happiness and peace nnd sc'fllirl-
ty to life liberty and property.
And when the day pome llini wo
shall demand admission to" the
sisterhood of states wh can say
that our citizenship in strongf.nnd
puro.Hiid worthy of the suflraga we
"Carry my loving thanks to
these good women and say' that
they have touched my hear I as
only the gratitude of wives and
mothers and daughters could"
Organized Lost livening Willi flight
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f - -ru- ;-. . " .. I...". ;'ntB Uteff and tiriedlono who o
.....!-... n.oiu inw can no nenien. nuu wo i nu --
The young people spent Monday
evening in a delightful way at-tho
homo of lUv. Curtis E.Long and
wife. Eighteen young people
were present and a Young Peoples'
Volunteer Olub was organized.
Miss Halle ThompBotf was elected
president arid S. K. Waynier sec-
retary. The nex. westing will be
held at Aldrioli collage two weeks
frqm Mondny-nighi Everyone wab
pleasantly eyterlalned and til
evoning thoroughlyenjoyod by all.
Kuiiitiuua reiresuiuents were
served an I at a laie hour iho
guests look their depuriure hav-
ing agreed to meet every two
weeks on Monday nights.
Downing Party Conventions
Tho precinct convention of the
Downing paity of Coowpcieoowco dli-
trlct will hold convention on tho
J5th -if June to i 'ect delegates to llip
district cnnvcnli..n to Lp held at
Clarciuoro June o juoj.
Kou y L CiUjiiikiii m capt
Tflww "r "
bppoeea ihe treafy lo gtva
Hole or not; nnd if you do then
"go for it."
There wns n mini in n elory once
liko thie: He was nn inveterate
pnlrniitzer of pilbllo auctions The
cheapness al which Iho things
generally went alwaya tempted
him to buy and he bought and
bought as long na ho htfd n cent
to spend and without regard to
the utility ol his purchases. In
reply to any question on Ihnt
point he would simply say"woll
it will be of use somotime." His
wile had no patience with that
kind of speculation and objected
to it frequently and sometimes
This man one day brought
home an old dingy wig which he
had bought al tho miction. "Seo
here wife" said he '-what I'vo
got; I gave only a shilling for it.
Irwill he of use .'J Belore ho
had lime to finish his usual npol-
ogy Hie woman infuriated it the
folly of her foolish husband
shrieked out '-Usd" "Usel"
"You whelpl" and Hying at him
with blilh hands wns no time in
spreading the baldness of his fore-
head all over tho top of his skull.
Al'r Ihe Hurry was over Iho poor
fellow pioked up' ihe old wig and
drawing it down over his naked
pate muttered Bubouedly ''I was
just going to tell ynu it would be
ot use sometime." The wife
whose wrath wiih elill al white
heal retorted contemptuously
"Yes; you will find it of some use
now bat you oould have gol along
much belter without it it you
had'ul been a loot!"
This slury illustrates first rnto
the practice of our treaty men.
They are always great for treaties;
but when asked what need there
is fur a treaty they can give nono
none al present; they only hope
Ihnt it will be of use sometime In
(he future. And it is pretty cer-
(nin that if we do make a treaty
it will serve a very good purpose
to meet ihe now conditions
brought in upon us by the very
making of the treaty itself; that is
to tay. Hie old wig will be a iweful
nrtiolo when our heads have been
peeled ns Ihe ret-ult of our own'
folly; mid not belore.
Ni; there is no visible need of n
trvnly; none I moan lo eny that
reason nnd good ojuecieuce can en-
dorse. A treaty pimply means
concession; that is n voluntary re-
linquishment of a largd portion ol
our old guaranteed rights for no
other consideration than n similar
precarious guarantee for Hie bal-
ance. This ouncession is oslenei-
bly made lo the government of tiie
United Stales; bul in fact though
indireoily 10 n few powerful pri-
vile powers whose good will it is
deemed to be good policy to court.
The government tukes Iter stand
between us and those privute pow
ers She tells us speaking
through Iho Curtis law and her
ooustiliiltd organs al WuBhingtou
thnt we may havo the privilige if
we choose of making these con-
cessions voluntary by means of an
agreement; but if we fail to do so
these same concessions will be ex-
torted from us by the strong arm
of executive power.
As we have said there is no
rational call for an agreement;
thero is no disputed point in Ihe
problem requiring a settlement or
a resort In a compromise. Our
title In our lands (every inch of
them) is nb clenr as n etinheam.
There U uolhli.g needed In the
premises but limply an executive
aoI of division a fair allotment of
the property. This is what Ihe
Curtis law profeees to do; and we
have nothing io do but stand still
and note the woik ar it goes on
Jl the properly is all divided civ
log every citizen an equal share
without distinction that wiil be
an everlasting end ol the matter.
But if the government should ns
threatened by the Curtis law take
without uur consent a few mil-
lion's worth of i.ur lauds ui d eel
It apart for leiwnsites or njjy other
speculative purpose we oan not
for n moment indulge the thought
that she would oontemplalo so
great a wrong upon us; of course
her purpntoe we aseume would be
in a coord with established law in
such oases; the would ol course
regard herself as justly holdmi to
u'b in damages for Hie full value of
property thus forcibly taken.
Also if .slio takeii our minerals
Irom us without our oonsont it
makes no diflerance what she dues
with them whether she feeds
them away to sale the greedy ap-
petite of moneyed syndicates or
n atwo have a right lo assume
that as a mailer of course she in-
tends to indemnify tu tolholr full
value in cash; nor cm wo suppoBo
that she will insist that tfio little
rental which she may succeed in
urging out of her lessees will be nn
adequate indemnity iy iho Chero-
kees for Hie appropriation of (his
stupendous plce of properly
log under orders from the Interior
dpparlmenl. Thoy woro allowed
t)go Irob by paying tho court
costs whl oh amounted to (57 in
the oase f Dr. Pate nnd $20.00 for
J. J. Sisson. They wero plodged
to comply wltli ihe tax laws of the
Creek nation In the future.
Tho members of the regular
panel of the pollt jury were dis-
charged yesterday afternoon nnd
the court adjourned for tho term.
QUEER'NEW YORK STORY.
it I'ortu'nr (lop IIpkkIuk
Thnt (Ml- ( lluMlliiit
Owing; $1000000. That sounds liko
n norloii debt but If there Is no one
to claim the money It niny (tot amount
to muoli nfter all.
live j-PHfn K the court droliled
thnt New York city iihihI pay n royalty
for the use of n imlent which for n
long time It Inul Iveon enjoy Injr free.
It lins takon ever hIucp then to I'K'iro
out exactly wlint New York owed
and the amiotinvcnirnt U iwr maila
that with lilpnst reckoned In the
sum the city will lime t pn In u'llttle
orer S1.0000u0. fhe onlj thiiiff left to
do now Ik to And dome one who hftfl
n right tocnll for thin money nud irreo
n receipt Miy the Mule Chronicle.
About 40 yenra ajro aleam fVre pii-
Bhion were ilmt oncd In Xe. York
city nuil for mime timo It Ncemeit ho-
lmMlblc to regtilnte the nreiuHira of
water In ncli n way na to keep the
hone from hunting- while the enirlne
wns nt work. Accldcnta to the liune
were constantly happening- Jiwt nt the
mint crltlcnl moment In a fire ami
yet Mklllful Inventor who were at inly.
Inp the matter could think of imwny
to prevent the trouble.
Ono d(y a very young- mechnnlc had
nn Inspiration. He Jind lieter had afty
very wonderful ldena liefnre tlmt and
thero is no record that he had any
other laler but he hapitened lo think
of a fjood plan for keeping the flro
entrlne lioe from burNtlnir.
Ho Interested lomr frlendi In htn
Invention and secured n iwtent but
the city of New York Inning seen libj
nppnrntui. coolly adopted it; other1
cltlew followed the example and the
rcalilt Is that the relief Yah-e Invented
by the mechnnlc haa been used on nr
eteum fire engines ever since without
his getting; either fame or fortuno
He had no money to fight New York
city with nnd long ago he sold out
his rights for a small aupi to a man
who for jeara haa been known a
one of the most eccentric jiersonnlltles
In New York city. Ilia name wm U. It.
Hndloek; he weighed son poitnda
wore long; eurly Jialr. liked to irnmr
nt hrunkfnat In n dress suit ao4 do
nil wirls of queer thing. One of Ids
fads wns to Hie at the hotel and no-
cirpy the tery room that imed to lie
Daniel Welmter's stopping plnee when
he was In New York. Hut If Mr. Had-
lock wns peculiar In some wavs. he
had good brains under his ulg-liko
curly hair nnd his great knowledge
of our patent lnws made man.t people
who knew what lie was Keeking for feel
eura tlmt he would some day compel
New York city to pay for Ita infringe
tnent on his patent.
So us the years went by and trials
nnd retrials took place one man aftar
another advanced Hndloek the money
to go on with the light taking In re-
turn hi promise for a sllca of the
rorttine lie expected to win In the
The following programme has been arranged for Decoration Daj
H)uroon HDnv? 30tl) loot. i
. Procession lornu rU Court House ftl 9:36 o'clock n. 111.
I...UNK OP MAUCft....
Rough Ulder.I'lag J. I'. I.etlbelter.-Seqiioynli Iklinl of Vinita. Mayor
and Town Council in carriage. United States Court Officials In carriages -Mower
Wagon. Speakers of the day In earrings. 'Itx-Soldiers in proce
slotij Illne and Oroy. Hx-8paulsh American .Soldiers. Citlrcna lit car-
riages. Marshal of lite day Capt. O. S. White nstUted by J. II. Turner.
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Prayer by Rev. Q 1. lirownhig. Speakers of the. day: . T. Walroful
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Selection. Speaking Decorating of the Graves. Sacred Selection by
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SPINSTERS IN CLOVER.
Cniuriirt Insiireil lt n ComiMur lo
llriiniiirk IVhlrh mgrn 'I livni
or Coiurorl lu Olil tae.
In Denmark the spinster's state
has lieeti roblied of much of Its hor-
ror. In fact there's 11 nri'mlum on
splnsterhootl. A eeilbucv iiiHiiranca
company has lieen foundt-d and lie-
tweea an Insurance policy nnd a hns-
lmnd a Danish maiden's heart Is rent
Milk Indecision says a Loudon ex-
change. Matrimony Js Interesting but prob-
lems tie. Insurance in a good com-
pany I. a safe projwjsltlon. How shall
n wise woman choose?
If Ihe holder of a policy In the cel-
ibacy la still unmarried at to she is
considered Immune and gets a life
annuity. If she ms.-rkss before 40 she
forfeits ler policy and premium.
In Sweden and Norway there are
several old maids' homes and at
least one of them la a most attractive
Institution. A very wealthy man ily.
lug more than MO years ago left
moat of Ills fortne to the old 11111M11
njunng his deseendants.
A superb home was built and fur-
nished and managed by salmieil trus-
tee. Any old mnld who mil prove
blood relationship to the foumiri of
the Institution In ciilltl. .1 in 1 plnee
III the home felir 1mm a i 1 ii. Hiite
of rooms a prlutr Miwint pilmte
pieals and Is subject to 1 o ml .
fueu as omiuarj gomi iiinm 1
Why doesn't some one do Home-
thing for the tmerlrnii old mind who
enntiot imimi.t tie mt of ti.iiiroim-
IliK.lheuiyi li li.to Imi-hi l.u m.ni n?
The Mllni a llnili
When luiliv inn 1 1 in in it-h jiiuy
time Klierilny nil. niplun nn.l hIi.iw-
Inpr various indications of having;
caught cold leave the iimiiiI drug;N
and ir.v 11 miii-tuul li-illi for warding;
off future trontili lut to t.ilili-
iponofiils of u round iiiiiM.ird in a
rmnll one ot hi cgrelnili hthI mmi i
ly afterward nild gVt The'tW'lent 10
bed as soon as possible to guard
against more cold. This plan of tak-
ing; n mustard hath when the usual
Indications nf a severe cold present
themseltes la equally good for ndnlts
Imt it is eseelnlly reeomniended for
the little tots who so often 'expose
themseltes thoroughly during play
time and who should not be allowed
to liecome oeeustomed tp dnigs in
any form unless presciilied by n phy-
sician for severe eases. Washington
.4 nw nt the Clreun
What the Munll ho h at the clr-Jus--eawiliiHt.-Chicago
SOME SOURCES OF SILK.
AstunUliInu; I'ligiineltr of the nl.
dors and Vorneltr of the llu-
Worm 'that Spin It
Almost every worm of aerial hab-
lt ia IHOrM Or leSM a lllr unn. 'CI...
end. New Yorkelty la not the eaMeat J caterpillars' nests so frequent In or-
opponeot In the world to overeume. I ohanbi ami le.i.iuu. ..-. .. ...
. - JS ... . I . wu.n.w V IIU HIVI6
iiuu irom tiaio 10 tune uaaioeic round
himself fHee to face with some of the
must brilliant Jawyers lu the country
hut he held his own against tneM and
And then liefore his success had'
taken n form to ltencflt Win he dhd
The meehanie la believed to be dead;
If Mr. HailUwk liad anv heirs tln-. ore
yet to tie discovered t the tjrlouK peo-
ple who hae advanced Hioney In the
matter a're scattered no one knows
whore. It la likely thnt during the
long years of waiting they bate lost
fnith nnd forgotten till about it per-
hnjia destroyed the paer which would
pnne their claims. About a quarter
of a million has liee'n sjient In the fight
but even If this were all paid off there
would be ii nice little picket full left
for anyone who had n right to de-
As It stnmls however there la n
Judgment against Xew York for S1.OO0-
000 tvlth a strong prosper! that tba
olty will be mine the poorer beoauso
stripped from the young shoot-"3 iylt
before they reach full sle. A O'e'l
that hns given nil Hh carlv leae-J ti
tllM 1.111. ttniittt l.Mn.1 lu . ... 1. ..V
...w .n ..wiil. in if in no nmit' irH
thnt It may die. Consequently tree
arc not rully stripped unless undei
great strosw. r t
After tho fifth moult the wormi
fnt preen sluggish rolls refuse
ent nnd beln mini up their Ilea
rapuuyrrnmlile to side. This I
s'gn of the cocoon spinning- ao
women anpply the trnys with bundle:
of clean short twigs lTpon these f.
vurms omwl nttnh thenutfves !
liegln spinning. The cocoon la'V
Ished In 12 to 21 hours. The coo'
liess or ImmIiu-ss of It 's judged leas b .
ji. i. .1 .1 . J -T
me nice man mo wcigui anil TIn
A Itd.flMilaa. !. it VJ
i-c. vw.i-r til iiic iiurnL COCUUnSAi
nre e 1 apan io natcn out nnd pro-4
diice neat year'a eggs The rest nroll
1aked nt a steady heat that destroys!
me eiiryanlhl without injuring thcW
than big unkempt and composite 00-
eoone. Solitary creepera Imre th
same power of allk production. In
faet many of thorn emulate those
gentlewomen the spiders in lettlna;
themselves up or down or round
about with thread or their own spin-
ning. Theeo aerial roadways Indeed
fairly orlas-uroK the summer air.
They arc Invisible sore when u glan-
cing sun ray strikes nrrosa them
notwithstanding their use is often
wade only too palpable by n big
hairy wriggling something which
slips down or along them to deposit
Itself upon an unsuspecting head or
arm says the Xew York Sun.
After the caterpillars come thn
genuine silk-spinning spiders. Thesa
nre distinguished from the common
web spinners by the nature of their
product. It Is a true silk strong
claatlc beautifully lustrous. It Is
produced too more abundantly In
proportion to food than the ngrular
wprm filament. Stockings nnd mlt-
tena have lieen knitted of the spider
silk. The only bar to Its production
lu commercial quantities is the war-
like habits of the Insect a. Wherever
three meet there la a battle royal
which ends only with the death or
disabling of all the fighters.
Down In Paraguay there Is a aplder
which spins a brilliant yellow silk
In such profusion tjic iintli.es and tlu
FpanbtrdK lollcet it nnd manufacture.
It on rude native iooms Into nhlH I
ribbons and short lengths for jack-'
eta. The color deepens and bright-1
eue with use. and Is enid to In. I !. I
iiaoie a glowing golden hue no live.- """""'K' "rigga "Ves ilrlvenTto
ran proiluee. l "1 tnir-t uo on or
allk then boiled doubled
scoured and sent to market
Tllft Ifillirllali lliinl t.H.I .sj
The lloyal lnd Is one of thptg
iKMiies Htiaeiieo to tiie court Ihnt wUUf
not Ik? interfered with l.v the klnrff
j 111s royai oix-nestrn Is nn nmlent Inj
ntltutlon dating bark four centtirlrJ
and doubtless owing its origin lo they
musical performance given by Davld'i
lie 1 ore aaui. nowadays however;
tnese instnimentnlists nre not. en-
gaged to cure n monarch of wrelrfiilYf
oholla but their work conslstsj oj(l
jmiiiiii; tigtit. uei-i-s niicr ine roya
fnmlly have dined nnd giving dJco'
alonnt concerts. The master of tin
music Is Sir Walter V.irratt nnjl ifj
the Kings band there are Jl iustru
mnntnlists the first lolinit being
Alfred Gibson. Wheneier (hev tilhv'
before royalty the members of thoi
hand are attired in blue clvct cQati
nnd knee breeches with white tlcsj
nnd white waistcoats but the coifi
doctor's dress U dilTerent in the re tM
spect that he lias u lilnrk collariM
whoroas.eauli man under him wenhs
o oiue one. mere ts one wanMtuB
the orchestra the hurpl.t -ChlcnpiB
A Mmrt Order.
Threadliare Tomm ordered
suit uv elotlies ter-day
Hungry nnim (in Iiinii7i'ini'iit) -VeijI
"Sure! Hut when de huh t-nlleri'Iicti
bulldog I decided ter camel de order I
before de dog gimme a lit." 1'uiL.
Ilrigg.-"Aht l'p with the lark
loo Ol A h-Ttrtf I moult r ivdkj lie i it u one
tttirttiurmxitoiti'X 2z!" w ."
The allk worm proper la an embodied
appetite. He eats i ats never horit
Ing never resting. Un linV been eoin-
merclnllxed to mi h e degtee that it In
possible to CKtlimite lieforiliuuil Just
how much kIIIc hi will turn out from
a given weight f fresh mulberry
leaves. Thi-v nre while mulherry
leaves -to he eucl. Morns milltl-
eanlls Iinl.t and (hina fitrnUlt the bent
allk heuLc ihe Imst rllk worth eggs
though Japan In coining to lie reck-
oned with lu the matter of silk sup-
ply. This Is due mainly to the fact
that the special painstaking labor
required In silk raising l cheaper In
Ohlun thua anywhere else. ( hinrso
Working women get daily wages of
time cents l.'vi-o-vher. it W women
who do most of the work hi riming
the worms Men bring in the fresh
b oven nnd niltlvate the trees whlslv
fcupjdy them but In the allkerles
women watch over the worms fmm
h egg to the cocoon.
To keep the eggs dormant require
n tiiuperature just above freeslng.
iimisi mu oe mm in tho hutch-
tmH without ii-gard to the sea-
If il is fold mu baekwnnl tin.
Imteii in list in- p nned lo wait the
growth of the leaves.
When first the worms hatch they
on- fed on lenv. h finely shredded ill
I111- suit il to thili tender Jaws Aft-
er die first moult the vrovis nre only
t. m J henrr core ard th'v re used
Vli'.l but iiii 101 J ellnwel to
-U-XAOi : - 4ji xi- f-i.
one of her not nt liomiwl
idelphiu Press. 4c
Ing I don't want jou to J
vllllnn tt .... I. !..... 1.... m
on one lust nltdit."'
thlnife Kxicutlouer "Hends. J
wlu; tails jou lose!" t ondemneil 'il
noer- "in tlmt euse I don't neAlfj
any queue; proceed with the ciirvinL'."iil
Ohio Htnte .lourniil. JJ
Teh -"This Is Mrs. liurcin'ajKe
home day. Are jou go.ng to call'.'"
....- iaeitius 110: 1 Olilv Cllll WUCIII
i nr surf Its one of her not nt homq
fflve 1I1M nnvlllllin .... I. !..... 1....
..-....H .... 11 j 111! IIUIljM
except the i irom lie 1011 win h. n imn.l
girl." "Oh mamma that's too bail I
I'rn l....u.1 ...... it. . .. .. . I
. .. ..ujr.i juu suiiinn eise." nroOK-
Ijn Life. L
He ".Mj wif tkkeil lue to stopTor
a IHlllnd Of tell." tlroevr "VV I... .iS'.i.f
sill vim.t. -I.1....I .. .... .. i
. ....... ... ul- Ki-ct'ii .' lie-'
truel (iirl -All Mirabel
Ktu. amy t not hone that vou
will be mine furever and forever'
If jou wish to hope thnt long. JlJ.
Sophtln" She renlied. ' 1 don't .minnim
I could stop you." l'liiladelpliiT.
Aarvoua visitor (who Is being taken
out for 11 drive by his host's dniiglyfl
vri isu 1 u very unsure going i
fast downhill. Miss Dafsy? Anil and
to Jio'd the reins so -so loosely?''
Miss Dnlsv tUght heurtcdly enjoying 1
nmeirj is it? ire mver drlren be-
fore l'npn wont 1 t mo when hoi
nt ! ne Rais Ua en rci Ulcus
nllel)1 wllltl I nuJe on ntil timnl"
! 4.e.---?tf-" -" .---..-"
Iiy It seems to me it's a llgit'
1111 color sh uses." I'lillndeljilnAt..
idle!" Sfc j
UniflCII UI- M.--M . " --.. - - - - . -mm
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