Chickasha Daily Express. (Chickasha, Okla.), Vol. FIFTEEN, No. 10, Ed. 1 Monday, January 12, 1914 Page: 3 of 8
INIItAIHA MAILT X P K INIIIAINA CILARtlR
Sometimes it is r.ot possible to wash
out great spots. . In such case try this
method: 1'at blotting paper uuder the
spots and another piece over tliciu;
then iron with a fairly iiot iron Sponge
afterward with alcohoi or chloroform.
1 liavo had in constant use for seven
.v'ars some doilies madrt if while
jans embroidered hi oaiso floss
writes a contributor to tiood House-
keeping. 1 hexe have outworn two rets
of linen Uniting which have had only
occasional use. The white jeans may
be hnrtj to get but 1 think any Rood
live store should have it. Desides bo-
iiiit more durable such doilies are
much handsomer than any tiiu-n ones'
every one who has seen mine agrees.
Silk should ver lie ironed on the
t 'Kht nide as it Ml bo shiny wherever
ti.e iron ha? touched it.
When' washing coarse clothes use
fofc soap as it will go farther than
the culinary yellow and is aioie el'l-
Ho not lea vp wooden tutm dry or
they will ijtiickly irack and come
fparl. Keep a little water always
si tiding- In them.
To renew velvet cover the face of a
Mat iron with a wet cloth; hold the
wrong nide of the velvet next to this
iotii until thoroughly steamed then
brush the pile with a soft brush.
li icine Journal.
Oust Kept Out by Doi.ble Screen.
We live in a windy city where fr
fceiiily to keep your bedroom window
open would mean the entrance of a
great deal of dirt lies idea the blow ing
r-rsut of curtain and other smail cdi
jects in the room w rites a contributor
to (looi Housekeeping. So we devised
a frame Just filling tho lower sash of
the window very similar to the frame
ol a cereen. Till we covered on both
t other ami inner sides with coarse
brown burlap. H has proved a won
dertul Convenience whatever dirt sifts
through the ft rat layer of cloth being
stopped by by the second. Also we
;.! have our window open In the cold-
est weather without any direct draft.
Its greatest vale to me however
!i)is been iu my little h iby loom - and
it ount to be a boon to all voung
HM.t!iir for when the child takes Its;
nap iu the da limit the shade cas lie!
I i lied down t.i the top of Mils rrame j
! ; i . . k i t k the room dark but still allow-
ing plenty of t'rerh &ii. 1
Suc h a frame of course can be taker J
nut easily tho only thl.ig w hich ie-...
it in place being the clo.se fit between
I: and tae the window frame. It. taki &
hm a few moments in make and Is in
Ravages of the Boll
W ee vil are Reported
Special to the Daily Kxpret.s.
Washington Jan. 12. The boll wee-
vil has caused a loss in the production
of cotton iu the United States in ex-
cess of Oii(n;() bales which at a
vlue of only $50 a bale represents a
total loss or $:uOtRQOo;.. Tliis is only
the lo;i in areas actually planted. The
I eduction in the production of cotton
due to the fact that farmers refrained
Irom planting because of the fear that
the weevil would not allow the plant
to mature can never be estimated
Tlies and other interesting facts
and statistics concerning the boll wee-
vil are given in a little pocket panipn-
let just' ii.sued by liirector W. J. Har-
ris cf the census bureau d.-partmeni
Damage to Crops by States.
Mississippi--ln seven selected coun-
ties of Mississippi the production of
(otton in I '". amounted to ltI7SH
bales valued at marly I ! I tn H (. 1 lie
loll weevil reduced this pioducthm to
sr-577 bales in lii; to 0:;2 bales in
ll'JO; to ST Slfi bales in and tin
3(8u!l bales ill 11)12. The aggregate I
production for the four years amounted '
to 21!ti;M ball's valued at approxlmat
ly tlt.fitX'.Ot'O. Had the crop of 1'."
Selecting six counties in the eastern
part of the state w hich are .in the di-
re t path of the weevil the production
Cturiiijr five years has amounted to 7T2-
31'." ba'cs which sold for about f f-VOiiO-who.
f the ravages of the weevil in
these ecu .iti' a bluuld result in reduc-
ing the production in the same propor-
tion as in the selected counties in
Mississippi the cotton produced dud-
ing the four seasons following the
spread cf the weevil throughout these
counties would amount to 4".l'ni bales
and the financial loss computed at $"a
per bale would be more than i22i)'Mi-
f 'i '.
(Jeorgia Selecting five important
cotton produfing ciiiintiesMii western
Georgia which are also in the path of
the weevil the loss in the prt.ductiou
during four Masons following the in-
vasii.ii of the insects would range from
2u0ihw hales based on the experience
or tho counties in Texas to ::"..' 'w and
'"M-.MM halei based en the production
in the selected counties of M issis-dppi
and the parishes of Ixiuisiana respec-
tively. The resu'ting financial loss in
these counties would e therefore
j from f lh.hhu.Oitu to $lIt."t')mW.
j fit utb t'aroli-ia The production of
been produced for each of hi s years cotton during the last five years in the
the aggregate would have exceeded
7'.7m bales valued at about $iki'.(M-
M !). .Ia:iy tanners in tliete counties
abandoned entirely the attempt to pro-
duce cotton. The majority uf the farm
laborers have beeil thron out of em-
ployment and : emigrated to other
louisiana --l-ouisiana's iars-'est cot-
ton crop 1C!):.2C bub s w as grown in
i r 4 . Til. 'production wan reduced to
- i5.Mi bales in l'Jln. This (jreat loss
wan line principally to the ravam s of
the boll weell. (ti Id of the law cot-tc:i-i
rodticlns iiarishi s tiie ero.1
amimiited to 2."ifi01S bale valued at
$Ti.0ii(i o(.) during the year immeditely
preceding the advent of the weevil in
live mo: t important co'ton growing
ouniies iu South Carolina was 1178-
T:'H bales a value of approximately
".".od.nuu. Should the bull weevil in-
fest these ((.uiiiies with a resulting
li sa in cotton jiroduction such as oc-
curred ill tin- well eted c Hi. Hies in
Mi.ssistiiipl the reduction iii'the crops
during the four seasons fallowing the
dispersion of the insKts would be
MtMi bales valued at. $t2.'Wfn..
Most Deaths Occur
ia Month of March
Telegram by Vnit'ed Yi ?.
Washington .Ian. ..-The Urim
Keaper's harvest in during the month
of March according to statisti.-s just
made public by the department of
each of these parishes. The aagreK.tt-
cd production of these 10 parishes tor
i the following four years amounted to
only ?l 1253 bals valued at apjtroxi-
inhtfly Sil3r.t"fa.iii. Had the produc
tion equaled that of the year preced- j omnierce :
itig the coming of the weevil. It would j In a tegUtration arcj including
have amounted to 1-'IP72 bales ! ut .S per cent of this country's pop-
valued at SC.clMi.ouO. Tae loss to the illation. ""ZZ people in the same de-
cctton troftcrs in these ten parishes parted this liio durin.B. t:;e windy
iittri'mied very largely to the boll wee month. Kx.u tly Si'.r.412 Jieojiie In the
t vil HiiHiiiiited to more than f'U.'te n0 ' ' sami- area di"d during the yeai and
WONDERFUL COUCH REMEDY.
Ir. King' New Iliscove'-v ia k"on
everywhere as the remedv whi n will
Ktirely top n cough or eoid. J). '.
Lawson of K'lUgon Tenn. writifs: "Df. ! enormous
King's) New Discovery in the u o-t wot. j'-" li
dcrful rough cold and l' oil Tid I
medicine I ever sold in n . ' -
can't. I.i beat. It seels urlu t i
trouble at all. It needs no i iij'jt.
This is true because Dr. Kinaw New
Discovery will relieve t' " most i ' -t ii
lor the lour years.
Arkansas Ihiring r.nir 1'n 7 an. I
Ity.S tiie boll weevil wa dif perseii over
an area covering about one third of
i tiie (state of Arkansas in four udected
ruuuiiea tf the state tiie crop for run;
'amounted to 7:i42fi bales. Hy ifu1.) the
crop of these counties liad been redu.:-
i ed by the weevil to 2')!0j2 bales and in
K'HI it was "."i4'.i bales. The aggr. -
jgtilo value of these two crops was
! about lr)0(.C'ti whereas had each
j equaled the -rop of lihWi t!ie cotton for
i tiiese cuntici would have brought in-
to them more than SHUitil'O.IMrti
I I extis - 1 he boll weevil first appear-
' I in t.ie sine if Ti x is in IS'2 and
n .i g he 'h x l vears caused ai:
Iosk in the cotton crop o!
I i mi l s lected counties
fn thr iMirtheast section of the stat"
It 5 the prodnc; an In lldhi a;nountid to
. . i i I a't s 'l!n was reduced to
IlliTi'l bi'i tn l'u'7. to 1 5:;.'! 47 bales
w 1 in 1'H.S. iind to ir.7.)2 bales in !."')
lhe segregate value of the three crops
lite of coughs and colds hunt troii' I'm t.tiiwo cottutitHi amounted to nboiit
bles quickly helped by i's i-n . i ' J ' " '"ti If the iinvlnctioti of r.uifi
should keep a bottle in 'he he at b id lirn m iintaned the vaiue would
till times for all the nitii'i-- of Ufilnf h' en appioMinattdy $iiih(i.uni).
family rihc and .$1110. All Urne6tl or I
by mail. H. K. thicklin in C I'h t
delplila or St. Louis. A dv .
Probable Effect in Areas Threatened.
Alabama 1 lie boll weevil now eov
ers the southern portion of Alabama.
of this ;iiniilnr 7w2.i7 died III .March.
The lime cf greatest heaitli apjnar3
ti) be tii merry month of June during-
which j. t iod iif brides and blossoms
only t;vs27 people succumbed.
The most frequent cause cf dvai ... it
waa reported was tuberculosis of the
lung.-. Violent deaths claimed 4StUC
pel sons during the year. The tiajority
id' them occurred in the summer
monlht' July being the heaviest toll.
One strange thing brought out by
the report is that the greatest number
of sulciiics oi'currcd dtr;:ig the nicntli-
having the lowest death rate June
win n X '! persons took their own live;.
It is thought by ti great many that tho
many marriages ef lai.s month brings
about this unwonted figs.m. the de-
spondent and uiiSHCi-esffiii swains
swelling the total to :io inccnsidi rahlc
I.ame back may come from ever-
work cold settled In the muscles of
the back or from disease. In the two
'c.rmer rases the risht remedy is Hal-
lard' Snow Liniment. It should be
tubbed iti thoroughly over the affected
part the relief will be prompt and sat-
sfaetot.i. Trice 2."e Mie and $l.u per
bottle. Sold by Owl Drug; Store and
Public "Drug Store. Adv. d&w
T- ': k vV
V V - .
WORLD'S LARGEST IRON MINE !
Enormous Supply of Rich 0r It Lc- j
Cuted at Kiruna Lap- i
The richest and probably the largest
iron ore mine in the world is located
at Kiruna Lapland in latitude S'a de-
grees north which is about the same
as the northernmost boundary of
Alaska. The climate is somewhat
milder than in Alaska and these
mines are worked the year around.
About 1.000 men are employed and
ihe equipment is all of the most mod-
ern machinery obtainable. Machine
tools for the repair shop air com-
pressors and rock drills and sev-
eral of the largest steam and electric
shovels are of American make. The
plant is at present operated by steam
power the coal supply doming from
England and Spitsbergen but the
electrification of the mines is in
progress and this power will be used
exclusively as soon as the new power
plant of the state of Sweden now
under construction at Porjus Tails
ia completed. The transmission line
is completed and it is expected that
the power station will be ready to de-
liver current early in 1914. One hun-
dred and fifty thousand horsepower
will be the capacity of this fetation
and It will be transmitted over a dis-
tance of l.0 miles. The state railway
between Kiruna and Narvik la being
electrified arid will be operated from
this station. The ore ib shipped from
Kiruna to N'aifik on the Norwegian
coast by rail and from there by water
to Germany a small percentage find-
ing its way to other countries.
' Many Good Bargains Left
BOOSTED UP THE PRICE :
When You Come to Think of It the
Article Wit Worth the In-
Hot and stuffy was the auction-
room and packed too yes even
packed to its utmost capacity.
Suddenly through the crowd pressed
a large important-looking person and
held converse with the auctioneer-
converse low deep and awe-inspiring.
Then up spake the auctioneer to the
'Uentlei.ien" he said "I am Inform-
ed that a pocketbook. has beeu lost
iu this ball tonight ecutainlng 200
in bank notes."
A great hush fell upon the assembly.
"Ves" continued the custodian of
the hammer "and owing to other val-
uable documents it contains the gen-
tleman will offer 50 to anyone who
returns it while no questions will be
Again a Bilence deep and unbroken.
Then a fellow at tho rear of tho
hall spoke up:
"I bid 51" be said. Answers.
We will still offer many bargains in Winter
Goods. Sale prices on many lots of
goods will continue.
JUST A WORD
On account of the delay in the settling of the
styles on Ladies' Suits Coats and Dresses
the manufacturers. of the better lines have
not had time to make up and deliver their
Spring Merchandise yet. But don't get ex-
cited we will have the new things long be-
fore the song bird warbles its first spring
note and you can be sure you are getting
the RIGHT STYLES
Because It Was Underweight.
Under the pure iod and drugs act
ten cases were recently brought
against a New York city firm which
is in the candy business making a
specialty of what is known as "penny
goods." All the goods were found to
be adulterated. .Most of them con-
tained shellac and some of ihem also
contained arsenic. In every case the
lirm pleaded guilty. Most of the can-
dies were sold as chocolate candies
but contained little or none of that
product. These are the goods bought
by small children who have received
a cent or two from parents or friends.
L . . ! jj
Do you want our store to continue m
Chii kasha? We have put in five years
of hard work here trying to give u first
sometimes intended for the missionary !c1aR8 Mere ar.d to personally help build
box but often straying to the candy
shop in only one of the ten cases
was a penalty Imposed and in this
case carrying a fine of $r0 was not
for selling o little children as choco-
late candy a mixture containing arse-
nic and shellac but because the pack-
age sold to the dealer was marked
five pounds and really contained only
4 pounds and 14si ounces not enough
poison for the money! Truly in the
words of Mr. liuuible the law some-
times is "an ass"
Mackintoshes Expensive to Make.
Mackintoshes are made of cloth
coated with rubber. It is ninety years
since Charles Mackintosh of (llasgo
iook out his patent for the cloth that
lias ever s'neo borne his name. The
mackintosh ts a ir.oie expensive gar-
ment than the raincoat because of the
high cost cf the materials employed.
The rubber used has first to be puri-
fied by maceration in water at an ex-
pense pi oport Somite to the amount of
isnpurity present and it has then to
a cleaner and better town and have
enjoyed a fairly good business bin
not enough to keep us from falling
behind. Our creditors have been ver)
kind to us but we are new where we
must either pay them or turn stock
over to them.
We are anxious to continue hero
and do not wish to have to turn stock
c-Vor to our creditors for several rea-
sMis first we will of course lore all
cf cur equity in It second at forced
sab' no Hiock will eter bring what it
is worth so it would mean a loss to
my creditors; and third every failure
i'.i a town hurts the general business
so we are just putting the plain truih
ui to the people of Chirkaslia and ask
that at no loss or expense to them that
ihey come to our rescue no-. If for
the next ten days one huudre' people
w ill come to our store each day and
f.pmd $l.to we can pay cut and eai h
I.e will get full vi.lue for their mciiev.
AND AGAIN YOU'RE
OUT OF COAL?
Perhaps the last you had was not entirely satisfac-
tory. It smoked and threw off a gassy smell
that almost drove you from the house. If so
you didn't get it from us; but to avoid such
things order a ton of OUR COAL today.
SteplieRSon-Oroiiiie Lumber Co
be converted by use of a oolvcut into i v."o hav
a dough. In this plastic foi... the rub-
ber has to be spread upon the cloth
laver after layer by repeated passages
through the spreadU.g niuthiue. The
fabrics u-ed have to be specially re-
jected and. in view of the dJe!er!oua
action of oil upon rubier have to be
warranted free of all but the minutest
trace of tease.
km her !
a mo' '
oods. I!. bits
elected a...soi trueiil
ii'ty pictures china.
toy s games an I
'Trail of the Lonesome Pine" Sugg Theatre Thursday January 15th
Eisn from Providence.
The Djak who w.ll argue that be-)
cause ins firaratatuer a:e a'tcr dunn-
ing a tree in . ither to climb trees if
they virh to live and enjoy health re-
calls the "dour" cid Soot who had
ttndfasUy refUi-id to injure his fleet
of trading !;ips. "Na. tia" he'd de-
clare "the Aiiii;--!i:y ha favored n:.e
an' I've no tied o' insurance. No a
ship ha' I lo-t in thretty year." Not
long afterwards practically tils entire
fleet -was wrecked i:i one of the vvor- t
tortus in l.i.-tcry. A friend knowing i f
cf the trade wlrch the eld man had (
had. end of the value of the nnma !
alone then offered :o build r.?T ships ;
and take the ruined man in with him. j
"Na." he declared wth gloomy j
solemnity. '"Provid- nee !! me aj
siKti tha I in no tae er t;a0tf la Uia I
oTtx e supplies and if you don't nee I '
anything in this line let us frame aj
picture for you' as every home has
scr.ie pictures that need framing. j
We thatiU ii. '. one that has been j
a customer during the pu't five years j
and if any cue ha va any way b.Mi:i j
wronged or ill treated by us if they!
ill let ti! know it we wiil to the he:-:
of our ability make amends to them j
For the last few months we l.r . :
bet a forced to rur. on a wry light
r'.etk and have not been abb' to g ve
our customers t':e service that we tas
wished to give but if by your Kind
asriPt.iiice v.e aie able t'i held the bus-
we trust to be abh to mate our
biislnes wore sat;star t-:ry la you and)
ore of a credit Ui the town.
li. A. Ht'XI.A"
nnj mm an wmte rtft U l
prfM b 4tf
Sp i? r t a t
EO T ICE
Don't fail to pay your Gas
and Electric Bills
before the 10th
Chickasha Gas & Elec. Co.
Try a Three Line Want Ad
Three Times for 25 Cents
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Evans, George H. Chickasha Daily Express. (Chickasha, Okla.), Vol. FIFTEEN, No. 10, Ed. 1 Monday, January 12, 1914, newspaper, January 12, 1914; Chickasha, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc730451/m1/3/: accessed December 11, 2017), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.