Chickasha Daily Express. (Chickasha, Okla.), Vol. 9, No. 23, Ed. 1 Tuesday, January 28, 1908 Page: 1 of 8
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IS ORGANIZED LIST OF THE OF-
l'.Xft PEOPLE I'iTEBESTEO
In the Movement Much Enthusiasm
Manifested Another Meeting
In Near Future
TO ELECT DELEGATES TO
Among the Precincts of the County-
Precinct Meetings to be Held
J lie meetliij.; culled yesterday m
' Mayor Bridges' olllce for the purpose
1 (.it organizing a Humane society was
! attended by an enthusiast io crowd
y The first formal nt eps of organization
were speedily taken and the follnwinf;
j officers were elected and committees
l'rotilut'iit Jonas looK; Ilrnt vice
president Mrs. Kd V. Johns; second
vice president Ii. I.!. Bridges treasur-
T J 0. Early secretary I temporary)
Mrs. F. E. Riddle.
" Committee on membership: J. C.
JCarly B. It. fridges K. L. Dawson
- F. Johns and Mesdames Woolen
: Martin Coryell Vs'ni. Ionian and J. T.
I Committee on by-laws and consti-
i lutlon: Mm. Kd F. Johns. Mm. V. E.
Riddle and City Attorney I.awrence
The organization of the society
t wiU not be completed until the next
' meeting which will be held February
16th in the commercial club rooms.
! lo hoped '.hat there will be a great or
attendance at thin meeting and that
many will become ititere.-ted in tb
The following section of ordinance
No. 3S Is interesting in this connection:
Cruel Inhuman Treatment Section
1. That it shall be unlawful for any
erHon to cruelly treat beat or wound
or ill-treat any horse mare mule ox
or other beast of burden or draft or
any other animal within the corporate
''units of the city ot Chickatdia and
A DELICATE THROAT
Probably you haven't had any
trouble for several months but
you 'may have now.
Coal nights and snappy morn-
ings may bring unpleasant re-
rrjndenof a delicate throat.
If you grow hoarse without any
apparent reason If an ugly little
hack arises yon need
Syrup of White Pine and Tar
It soothes aud heals.
Best of all it prevents those
severe spasms of coughirjr which
are o likely to prodttcc soreness
Price 25 Cents
Leading Pretcrlptbn Druggist
rursuant to a call from the slate
democratic committee notice is here-
by piven that conventions will be held
throughout Grady county at the var-
ious voting places Wednesday Febru-
ary 12 to select delegates to
the county convention to be held In
the court house in Chickasha on Fer-
rtiary Lith 1308 at which time thirty
leleates will be selected to attend
convention to be held at Muskogee
February 22nd. 1!)0S for the purpose
of selecting delegates from each con
gressional district and four delegates
at large to attend the national conven
tion at. Denver Colo July 7 1'jOR:
also to select a state committeeman
and one elector for each congression-
al diHtrict and two for the state at
Representation to the county con-
vention will be as follows: 4
Chickasha: precinct 1 2; precinct
2 4; precinct 3 2; precinct 4. 3;
Chickasha ownship 2; Tattle 2; Har-
rison 1; Amber 1; Bradley J; Pocas-
set l; Euclle 1; Verden 2; Star 1;
Rush Springs 2; Minco 2; Kedii 1;
wamen j; vvasmta valley l; fsapies
1; Brushy 2; Washington 1; Imp-
son 1; Persley 1; Hil'sboro 1; Alex
1; Iialley 1; Vincent 1; Ninnekah 2
Signed ED. F. JOHNS
WILL LINN Chairman.
any person found guilty of any in-
human treatment as neulion(l In iUU
section shall be guilty of a mlsdemean-
jor and upon conviction be fined not
less than five nor more than twetity-
In a letter lo .Mr. Reford Bond Con-
gressman Ferris requests the citizens
of Chickasha to assist him in RctMftg
a public building for Chickasha by
wilting to the committee on public
buildings and grounds. This commit-
tee la composed of the following con-
gressmen: Richard Bartholdt Mis-
Houil chairman Edwin C. Burleigh
Maine; lienj. F. Howell New Jersey;
James P. Connor Iowa; William A.
Rodenberg Illinois; George y. Nor-
ris Nebraska; John E. Andrus New
York; Daniel E. Lafean Pennsylvania;
.1. Eugene Ili.rding Ohio; Frank M.
Nye '.Minnesota; William G. Bram !;.
Georgia; Charles R. Thomas North
Carolina; Morris Sheppard Texas;
Joseph T. Johnson South Carolina
Frank A. McLaiu Mississippi)!; John
L. Burnett Alabama; Ben F. Caldwell
H. R. 3ti in the bill introduced by
Mi. Ferris; reads as follows:
"Be it enacted by the Senai-J and
lloitso of Represetat.ives of tlw Unit-
ed Hta'cs of America in congress as-
sembled "That the secretary of the treasury
t e and is hereby authorized and di-
rected to acquire by purchase con-
demnation or otherwise a sito and
cause to lie erected thereon a suit
able building including1 fire proof
vaulls heating and veiililating appur-
tenances for the use and accommo
da! ion of the Unit"d States as a post-
office federal con rl. and other govern
ment offices a'. Chickasha Oklahoma:
the cost of said silo and buikUng in-
cluding said vaults heating and em-
ulating apparatus elvators i'ppioa( li-
es and appurtenances not to exceed
the sum of one hundred thousand dol-
lars. This sum is hereby appropriated
out of any money in the treasury not
MUCH GRADY COUNTY REAL ES-
TATE CHANGES HANDS
THEEUYERS HAVE GOSflDEKGE
In the Future of Town of Town and
County and Will Make
.(furnished by the Chickasha Ab-
stract company rooms 7-8 Johnson
building; phone 318.)
VERDICT NOT GUILTY IN A LI-
QUOR SELLING CASE
EOOZE EB1H3S CCIUH Fi'lT
Tap the Fence and It Comes Through
Summary of Testimony
Making the City Prizes For Best
"The prospects are that we
shall have seventy-five blocks of
Chickasha's streets paved before
the close of the year" said Al-
derman Temple today. Petitions
that aare already signed with
the paving already completed
or in progress will make that
amount In the aggregate.
"People are still besieging us
to bring petitions to them" con-
tinued Mr. Temple. "I think
we should now get busy and
close up the deal rof the street
already petitioned for."
For Okh&ioma and Northern Texas
tonight and Wednesday fair and colder.
The Chickasha commercial
club offers the following cash
prizes of $5.00 each for the best
write-up of Chickasha and Grady
county without limit as to length
to be used as a sample letter by
parties writing to their home
Five dollars open to all com-
petitors. Flv dollars open to members
of vhe Chickasha High school
Said contest to be submitted
upon typewritten copies deliver-
ed to the club secretary on or
before the 10th of February
13C3. The executive committee
of the club to be the judges of
the merits thereof.
CAD ALL A P. D Sec'y
S. II. Vliatley to Chas. S. Fryrear
till acres section 30 8 north G west
E. V. Frey et nx and L. Ifolllngs-
worth et ux to Joe Kirkendall lot
12 block 2fi Amber $170.
W. Nichols to Harriet Nichols lot
4 and part of lot 3 block 128 Chick
asha J 1.00.
. H. Peery to Charles R. Pearson 3
acres in section 5 G north 7 west
E. W. Frey et ux and L. Hollings-
worth et ux to Chickasha Cotton Oil
coin puny lots 12 3 4. 5 6 and 7
Allen Johe et ux to Blevens Mar-
cum 80 acres section 4 i nortn 8
Allen Johe et ux to John Dryden
80 acres section 5 3 north west
Alice Terry et vir to W. P. Sims
Co :tinued on Eight Page
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SPARKS FIRST ADDlTIOil TO CliMSliA
L Is Uqvj a Reality
The trial of Sim Gosleti In the coun-
ty court yesterday afternoon resulted
in acquital. Ofiicer Burgess and Dep-
uty Joe Earl made the arrest.
Burgess testified that he went up
to the second story of Stephenson ft
Browne Lumber company office to
watch the back yards of the joints on
Chickasha avenue between First and
Second streets; that he saw C. Grant
an old gentleman walking along the
outside of the fence enclosing the yard
back of one of the joints; that he saw
Goslen come out of Matt Cook's place
and look around several times .and
then walk toward the fence wher
the old man was standing. Ilia view
of Goslen was obstructed a few feet
from the fence but he saw a bottle
pushed through an opening in th9
board wall and the money passed
through by Grant. '
Grant Raid that he knocked on th
fence and received two pints of liquor
for which he paid two dollars. He did
not kuow who gave it to him but bo
did not think it was Goslen. He had
asked Goslen for whiskey that morn
ing and Goslen had said he didn't have
any and it he did have he wouldn't
give it to Grant for ?100.
Goslen testified that he had left the
joint in the forenoon while this trans-
action occurred in the afternoon and
he was not about the place at the
time. He said he had never sold whin-
key but had sold "Hot Shot"
The jury was composed of the fol
lowing men: C. L. Greer A. B. Coch-
ran Olin Brashear J. C. Smith ('"mud
Sigmon and F. M. Frey.
The people of Chickasha for years have looked forward to the opening of this Addition. It
is the most desirable for ho'bie building. Most favorably located southwest from the princi-
pal part of the city it is therefore comparatively free from smoke and dust. Being a smooth
elevated tract from every point it commands a splendid view of the entire city the beauti-
ful Washita Valley and the country for ruiks around.
Fine Streets and BouleCards are Characteristics of this Addition.
Warranty deeds conveying title clear of all incumbrance can now be made. Abstracts of
title will be furnished to purchasers of lots.
OUR riUCl-S ON THIS rilOPERTY ARK RIGHT Hit U your intention to build a
home. If you desire a northeast or southeast corner we can please you.
SPECIAL TO THE EXPRESS.
GUTHRIE OKLA. JAN. 28 2:45 P.
M. THE BILL PASSED BY A VOTE
OF 87 TO 18. THE EMERGENCY
CLAUSE WAS DEFEATED; 68 FOR
RIDDLE AND JOHNSON VOTED
FOR BOTH THE BILL AND THE
EMERGENCY CLAUSE. MILLER.
ft-Jei h'j' fit N.JJ
JUL k.Jlei -t d -haw 40
SPECIAL TO THE EXPRESS.
GUTHRIE OKLAHOMA JAN. 23
2:00 P. M. THE PROHIBITION BILL
IS BEFORE THE HOUSE ON THIRD
READING AND FINAL PASSAGE
THIS AFTERNOON. THIS ACTION
OF THE HOUSE FOLLOWING THE
THIRD CAUCUS OF THE MAJORITY
HELD YESTERDAY AFTERNOON
INDICATES THAT THE BILL WILL
BE PASSED AS RECOMMENDED BY
THE COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE.
INTEREST IN THE DELIBERA-
TIONS OF THE HOUSE ARE IN-
TENSE AND THE LOBBIES AND
GALLERIES SOON FILLED AFTER
THE READING OF THE BILL WAS
A hotly contested legal battle ia
police court tnia morning in the gamb-
ling cases growing- out of the raid oa
the Headlight Saturday nlgnt resulted
in a hung jury.
Josh McCord Edgar Williams Vic
Cleveland and Chas. Dibble were the
defendants. Officers Burgess and Tay-
lor related the story in substance as
told in the Express yesterday. They
said they watched the game in prog-
ress saw the chips and they describ-
ed the whole operation. The defense
made a point of the fact that the
officers did not testify to seeing any
money change hands. None ot toe
defendants took ihe stand. The jury
stood -1 to 2 for conviction. Thee ae
will le tried again tomorrow.
rhone 140 and you will always ge!
good meat. Neal's Meat market.
Established JulyN 9 I9oo
Capital - $100000.00
It's the Policy
Of this Bank
C. B. CmboIl
II. K. JvL:.: .n
K. B. Jo)mon
Ben F. Johnson
F L. Slunher
J K. McMf I
C B. Campbell J. D. Sue:?
E. B. Johnson
T. II. Williams
T. T. Johnson
li. D. Jwunson
C II. Envscnt
Eta F- jotiMon
To treat all depositors with lib.
eral and uniform courtesy re-
gardless of the sizs or nature of
If you desire banking ser-
vice of this character now at
the beginning of the New Year
is the logical time to become
identified with this Bank.
Our officers are easily ac-
cessible and will be pleased to
have you consult them relative
to banking matters.
It is the custom to take hats off to
' management of i
The First National Bank S?X
United Skies ami Stale of Oklalioaa Depository
I IliWi. O I ito. liiVuomivl. hvkiu 1 1
No other Agent m the btate can touch me on
quick action and large lines. My
Agency is good all through
like Charles Lamb's
"No Use Riding In an Ox Cart When
a Parlor Car Would Cost
W. II. Cilkey President
R. K. Wootten Vice.rrcs.
G. W. Barefoot Vice.-Ptcs.
II. L. Jarboe Jr. Sec.-Treas.
M. C. Cannon Asst. S.-Tra
Geo. S. Mead Asit. S.-Trs
prigts fire i:2u:iv;gt
R. K. vVootten A. S. Gilkey
W. II. Gilkey C. Rutherford
J. R. Abercrombie M. C. Cannon
II L. Jarboe Jr.
G. W. Barefoot
T. L. Wade
jr. 1. unuii-'iiy
J. W. Speake
J. II. Griffin!
M. G. Patterson
II. L. Jarboe Jr.
A. S. Gilkey
W. H. Gilkey
W. W Home
F. M. Weaver
R. K. Wootten
J. W. Speake
W. A. Wade
T. W. Lanier
P II. Jarboe
J. S- Lanier
F. W. Jarboe
J. R. Abercrombie
M. J. Brooks
B K. Crosby
M. C. Cannon -J.
R. N. Murphy
G. W. Barefoot
J. S. Gathridge 12
P. IL Dick
B. B. Barefoot
Geo. S. Mead.
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Evans, George H. Chickasha Daily Express. (Chickasha, Okla.), Vol. 9, No. 23, Ed. 1 Tuesday, January 28, 1908, newspaper, January 28, 1908; Chickasha, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc727094/m1/1/: accessed April 26, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.