Chickasha Daily Express (Chickasha, Okla.), Vol. 20, No. 166, Ed. 1 Monday, July 14, 1919 Page: 3 of 8
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CHICKASHA DAILY EXPRESS CHICKASHA OKLAHOMA MONDAY JULY 14 1919.
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- Hrown Moore returned thin morning
from a visit to Kansas City Mo.
Clark Trammel returned Saturday
from a tiusiue.-ts trip to Ardmore.
13. W. I.ubman ami L. Eilieli spent
Sunday at Medicine Park.
Huy a July Ladies' Home Journal
at your news aland today.' Many
special feature;) and splendid aiorles.
Judge J. L. Brown Oklahoma City
attorney was transacting business in
the city today.
Vote for your favorite in the
movie-play contest beginning to-1
night at the Sugg.
Mr. and Mrs. Jue Rothstein of
Oklahoma City are in Chlckasha vis-
iting friends and relatives.
' The foundation principals of reading
and speaking taught here every
Thursday by Frederick O. Hailey
graduule Cumnock School of Ora-
'tory North western University. For
hours and terms calls Mrs. W. J)
comer i'lione GUI. 1-?M
Chas. I. Miller of the Dixie store
has returned from a business trip to
Mrs. lid Vaughan left today for a
visit with her parents in Baton
The "Olympians" compan present-
ing fascinating refreshing musical
ccmedy productions. All this week
at the Sugg.
Mr. and Mis. W. II. Cabeen arc
upending their vacation visiting
friends and relatives in Missouri.
Will load our lact car potatoes
Tuesday July 15th. Wawson Prod.
11. F. Dempsey of Duncan was in
the city today visiting his son Jess
Dempsey of the Citizens National
"Plly's Pa" a musical comedy
playlet presented by Leo Adde'
'Olympians" company featuring
Haysel Coulter musical comedy star
and "Happy" Lawson premier black-
face comedan. Sugg tonight.
Mr. nd Mrs. Win. Godon and
daughter La Fiance left yesterday
for an extended visit in Colorado.
They are making the trip overland.
A Paraount picture "Let's Flope"
with Marguerite Clark at the Sugg
Will load -our last car potatoes
Tuesday July TGth. Wawson Prod.
Miss Kuth Sanders spent the week-
end visiting her parents Mr. and
R. M. Sandera in Walters.
Bobby Van Valkenburg returned.
Saturday from his vacation to Estes
park and other points in Colorado.
Miss Clarice Tafnian deputy court
clerk and her mother Mrs. J. S. Tat-
man returned this morning from n
two week's visit in Kansas City
(ieorge Rice head of the Dixie store
of the Town
Uoy Is Born.
A nlne-.Kiund boy was born yester
day to Mr. 'and Mrs. Robert White
ll.i. South Seventh street. The
proud lather la a Hock Island switch-
man. Born A Girl.
The announcement Is made of the
birth of a baby girl to Mr. and Mrs.
Jesso Williams at their homo BIG
North Ninth street.
Tomorrow evening nt Shanoan
springs the. members of the Metho-
dist church und their friends will
picnic from a: 30 to 9 o'clock. All
are invited to attend and bring bask-
THE RED UMBRELLA
By JACK LAWTON.
The old lady In the dressing gown
rtilsed an Imperious linger.
"You may now go to luncheon Miss
Bnrrle" she suld.
And Miss liarrle who had been
changed by fortune's wnnd from
merry Betty Berrle of Willowdule
Into a serious minded "companion"
closed the desk over various lavender
tinted notes and gazed through the
it is raining" she murmured. 'I
roweil umbrella and I never could
l buy one like it.
j "As for that" said the man ho was
busily writing his name and address
across a pnge( from a note bool: "1
will be glad to repiuce the umbrij'.Ia
Thut's my plain duty. When you tlnd
one just like It. send the bill to uie.
And now shall I drive you home?"
Betty was rending with wide eyes
the man's scribbled name. U was n
name of prominence which she had
often read . quoted upon matters of
At her hesitation he turned again
toward her and smiled.
"Or" lie suggcHted "shall we go
and purchase that umbrella now?"
"If you please" Hetty gratefully
And that ride leaning back against
shall get a wetting."
"Nonsense!" ejaculated tho old the soft cushions was to be but tho
lady "you will tako my umbrella." first of many For as Betty rides
"But It Is such a beautiful thing" now nt the side of the driver he
Betty demurred "if anything should wears the proud proprietary air of
happen to It "
j the husband and tucked In some place
LEGENDS OF THE ELEPHANT
Many and Wonderful Are the Tales
Told Concerning Its Virtues
and Its Wisdom.
Naturally we talked first about ele-
phants of which he was almost as
childishly fond as I. But In contrast
to my poor knowledge he possessed
the rich lore of a man who had not
only observed liuthl for many years
with loving Interest but had also lis-
tened to the talcs of mahout and shi-
kari from Siam to Ceylon. He poured
out a hundred gifts from an apparent-
ly Inexhaustible store He told of
"round-ups" In Burma when the wild
herds ure driven Into gigantic corrals
to be tamed for the service of puny
(Cvpylillit IBID by Wntwn Niwipapr I'aloa.)
man. Then turning to the names be
stowed by doting mahouts on these proud proprietary air of tbelr muscu-
colossal darlings he pointed out that line escorts. And the new thought
In this nomenclature of affection Lo- came to her that she would never
tus or Lily or Pearl wus only a com-' ride a proud wife in her own nuto-
moiiplnce while even Sliver Star and' mobile. If Indeed she married at all
Gulden Joy seemed Inadequate. Folk; It would be to some tolling man
tales too. be repeated nmnuir them whose humble home would necessitate
"What could happen to an umbrella near them both Is always carried
between here and the restaurant?" red silk umbrella.
her employer caustically remarked.
So graciously thanking her the
"companion" picked up the umbrella
and went. At least "companion" was
the word under which Betty's posi
tion had been designated In the want
columns of the city paper which
found its way to her villuge home.
When rhe had closed the lately
desolated home and started out upon
the path of independence Betty found
that being "companion" In her case
meant a combination of nurse and
secretary as well. And doing her
very best met with slight reward.
She wondered wistfully ns sho
trudged on toward the restaurant why
It should happen that the formerly
cherished daughter of the old village
doctor should be walking wet pave-
menls with no rubbers to protect her
thin shoes while other girls rnlsed.
no more carefully flew past; In luxuri-
ous cars. These girls wore rich furs
often their own hands controlled the
shining machines while they laughed
back in confident happiness nt others
as fortunate they. Some were mar-
ried Betty wns sure of this from the
the narrative of the wise elephant
that used to be sent out from u cer-
tain city the morning after the king's
diat'i to bring back In Its bejewelod
In 'lab he i i It had chosen ns suc-
c : l.i t: . thrc-Finally Just
ns we wure Waving the bank of the
stream he spoke of the part played by
the elephant In the story of him who
became the Light of Asln. Before the
birth of Cuutama destined to he the
suvlor of mankind his mother dream-
ed (hat a six-rayed star from heaven
entered her right side and of 'his
star the token was a while elephant
with six perfect tusks. Again 'n the
prophetic vision of his father trie sec-
ond Fear was ten huge silver-tusked
elephants signifying the ten great
gifts of wisdom in strength whereof
the prince should shake the world. In
Buddha's middle years an enemy
sought to take his life by sending
against him a rnging elephant but
the animal recognized the good head
of the "Venerable Omniscient One"
and stood In peaceful adoration before
the divine person. Asia Magazine.
DAME NATURE'S LITTLE JOKE
Old Lady Seems to Have Played Fa-
vorites in Arranging Some Cli-
Nature plays a cruel Joke In the dif-
ference of altitude of India and Tibet.
Had they been reversed one would
have said that It was a providential
arrangement. The traveler who crosses
the Himalayas from Cashmere has to
climb nearly twice as much as the trav-
eler who comes from the north be-
cause while India averages only per-
hups 100 feet above sen level Tibet
averages 12000 feet and for this rea-
son is called the Uoof of the World.
Now had Indlu had this elevation
south of the mighty range of the Him-
alayas and thus shielded from the
north ns well as nearer to the equu-
shoe department spent the week-end ! tor her climate would probably have
vifdting friends in Oklahoma City. been as temperate -as Britain and one
of the healthiest In the world. While
had Tibet lain ns low as India In-
stead of being the dreariest most In-
line it f nt Inn la It ii-riiiM hv ren-
The Dixie store here is visiting the sou of lrs iltltude be one of the' most
markets in New York City and other habitable countries In the world.
cities in the east.
Ben Levine member of the firm
of Levine and Miller prourietors of
Clyde Kelley local manager of the
"Lndies." announced tho nracMn
Southwestern Bell Telephone com- of nri afternoon I.Hdee clnl "Tt hs
pany and family are spending their been moved and seconded that there
vacation visiting in various points In shall be no conversation nt the card
Missouri. tuhles. What shall we do with the mo-
i tlon?" "I suggest" said n sprightly
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73- U-t -Adv.
the constant labor of her hands.
"No" reflected Betty "every way
you look at it life's luxuries are not
for me. And after all " her smile
flashed out at the thought "the rain
is not raining on me and I'm carry-
ing un expensive umbrella."
It wns u beautiful umbrella. The
imperious old lady's wealthy daughter
had given It to her as a gift.
Her despondent mood had sudden-
ly voiiished It was good to he young
and alive It wus good to be of use.
Through the gloom the restaurant
lights beckoned across the way.
Betty started to cross the road then
drew buck nt the warning horn of an
auto. She realized us a girl threw
buck an npologetlc smile that one of
the favored ones had almost run her
down. She must be more careful the
alarming scream of the unto horn
seemed still to ring confusedly In her
She hnd a glimpse of a white-faced
terror-stricken man at the wheel and
then desperately Betty clutched tho
pearl bundle of the red silk umbrella
pushing with nil her strength Its frail
protection against the black object
which almost crushed her.
Almost but at that very moment
the brakes did their work. Panting
like a frustrated animal tho automo-
bile stood still while the white-fuced
man opened tho door and sprang to
"You are not hurt?" he gasped "It
did not hit you?"
Without awaiting an answer he
picked her up quickly In his arms and
seated her in the car.
"Didn't you hear me sound the
horn?" he gently persisted.
Then out of her vast relief Betty
"Oh ! I heard horns" she said
"everywhere. I do not blame you.
You see I'm from the country."
The man heaved a sigh of relief
then he also smiled.
"And don't you know" he added
whimsically "that it's useless to try
to stop automobiles with a red signal ;
a train might stop perhaps but not a
"It was not useless In this ense"
Betty told him then (die looked down
"It Is broken" she said aghust
"smashed to jdeces. It was a b
The Vedda of Ceylon.
Students have long been Interested
In the Australian uborlglne the Afri-
can bushmnn and the Ceyloneso
Vedda. The Veddas are recorded as
fur back as !HH B. C and their cus-
toms and beliefs are thought to have
changed but little since the stone age.
But the Veddas on report of a traveler
lately returned from the wilds of Cey-
lon are reaching the end of this
peculiar Interest. For now "hardly
a Vedda faithful .to the traditions-of
his ancestry survives: not one per-
hups that wears leaves for clothing
and depends for subsistence solely on
the products of the Jungle." The bow
and arrow are still sometimes used
but have been largely supplanted by
old-fashioned muzzle-loading guns
and the skillful archery for which tho
Veddas were notable has become a
lost art. In this Ceylon Jungle a few
typical Veddas are left but these are
Isolated specimens. In any clreuni
Worms Interfere with lint growth
EPIGRAM IS NOT GREELEY'S of children. They become lliin p.tlo
and sickly (let rid of Iheso par.i-
Qreat Editor Long Wrongly Credited
With Advice "Go West Yoilng
Man Qo Weet."
The famous epigram "Go West
young man go West" so commonly
attrtbutwd to the peu of Horace Grew
ley wus not written first by that ven-
eruble editor of the New York Tri-
bune but by John L. B. Soule editor
of the Terra Haute Express. In. ltsfll
Richard Thompson afterward secre-
tary of the nuvy urged Soule to go
west and grow up with the country
and praised the editor's talents as a
writer. lie wagered a barrel of Hour
that Soule could write an urtlcle thaf
would be attributed to Horace -Ore-
The result of the suggestion . was
a column editorial about the West's
opportunities for young men. It de-
clared thut Horuce Greeley could nev-
er have given a young man better ad-
vice thun coutulned lu the words "Co
West young num." Although stilted
merely as Soule thought Greeley
might have put it newspapers all
over the country began to credit Gree-
ley with the epigram. So widespread
did the quotation become thut Gree-
ley's paper reprinted the editorial
from the Express with the following
"The expression of this senttirnt
has been attributed to tho editor of
the Tribune erroneously. But so fully
does he concur In tho advice It gives
that he Indorses most heartily the
epigrammatic advice of the Terra
Haute Express and joins In suylng
"Go West young man go West.' "
siles at once if . you would have
luulthy happy cheerful children.
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SI inr.s "' bites of Insects that ar-
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How Do You Meet Emergency?
Tour treatment of life's accidents Is
a test ef your .Ingenuity. Things that
can be done by rule can be relegated
to the clerk. Things that demand the
exceptional must be handled by the
man who Is muster of affairs. When
the accidental comes there Is no
time for preparing to meet It. It's an
emergency that demands Immediate
stances It has been held that tho action. If the note Is not taken truly
Veddas are Incapable of civilization. It brings discord. When life's notes
But then that depends of course on out of the usual scale ore not prompt"
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what Is meant by civilization.
ly und properly met they bring tllssat-
i lsfuctlou and calamity. It's the mark
I of the master to bo able to make the
usual contribution to the whole of
And best of ull the man with
Dream Reveals Crime.
A dream once played Its part In a life
celebrated English criminal case the the right spirit enjoys the challenge
"Bed Barn Murder" the memory of
which is kept alive by the melodrama
still played In country towns.
Mrs. Marten the mother of Maria
Marten the victim dreamed three
successive nights thut her daughter
hnd been murdered and burled In the
Bed Barn. She Insisted that the floor
should be takau up.
This was done and the body of the
missing girl was found and constitut-
ed a llnl; In the chain of circumstantial
evidence on w hich the" murderer. Wil-
liam Corder was convicted and exu-
''jled in August lK'JS.
When Virginia Seceded.
On April 17 In ISfll the stnte con-
vention composed of the members of
the legislature of Virginia passed the
"ordinance of secession" by a vote of
fi8 to 55. Virginia 11 days prior to
this hod refused to Join the states of
America ; but the decision of the Con-
federate leaders to (Ire upon Sumter
and Lincoln's call for 75000 volun-
teers on April 15 turned the scale and
Virginia threw In her lot with the
the accidental gives lu life. It not
only affords change but It suggests
stages of development by which he
con estimate growth. '
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hour gloss readers whose rending runs
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readers who Imbibe all but only to
give It out again us they got It and
perhnps not so clenr; Jelly-bag readers
who keep the dregs and refuse and
let the pure run through; diamond
renders wlio cast aside all that Is
worthies and hold only gems.
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