The Chickasha Daily Express. (Chickasha, Indian Terr.), Vol. 14, No. 47, Ed. 1 Thursday, February 23, 1905 Page: 2 of 8
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STOOD OFF FIERY DEATH.
i t-L;;EVEN men the survivors of
I Ol a crew of eighteen who
W I were on board the nnph-
I 41m.luri.in Nnrnoirlnn bark
' II N: Marpesia when that craft
was mown to pieces on Christmas Day
arrived at New York a few days ago
on tho Bermuda liner Trinidad with a
story to tell of hairbreadth escapei
. that bnB few parallels.
Still suffering from terrible naphtha
turns Captain Jensen of the lost craft
staggered down the gangplank of the
iTrinidad. One ashore the skipper
consented to tell his story. Here It is
in his own words:
"That any of us are here to tell the
story of the Marpesja is nothing more
nor less than a miracle. That any of
U8 are alive Is remarkable enough but
Itliat the only ship that we sighted
since we sailed away from New York
should have arrived on the scene al-
most at the moment of the disaster is
jwhat I call an act of God.
''The Marpesia was a three-masted'
frnrk and had on board 9470 barrels of
naphtha bound from New York for
Zitto In the Mediterranean. We sailed
from New York December 0 and eight
tiays later run Into the northeast hurri-
cane the fury of which was primarily
responsible for the loss of our ship and
so many of my poor men. The storm
iwas the worst I ever encountered. The
terrific winds and giant seas played
with the Marpcsia as if she were n toy
and every sail that we put up was im-
mediately torn from the bolt ropes as
If they were so much tissue paper.
Mountainous seus were continually
bombarding us with the result that at
the end of the second day our lifeboats
liad been smashed the compass and
dlnnocle washed overboard and the
cobln stove In and full of water.
"During these turbulent days the
T.nphtba barrels we being tossed
nbout in all directions and dozens of
them began to leak.
"When Christmas Day dawned wc
more still laboring heavily In the seas
Imt considering the circumstances
iwere doing fairly well with only storm
sails set. At about 11 o'clock on this
day the explosion occurred. Nobody
alive knows why.
"It came without a moment's warn-
ing and so terrlfle was its force that
the forward deck and forecastle were
tossed into the air as if they were made
of pasteboard. Tarts of the super-
structure must have Veen hurled at
!east a hundred feet into the air and
with them went the bodies of the poor
fellows who were forward at the time.
Though we heard shrieks of terror we
never saw the face of one of those
eleven men again.
"Then seven of us who were nft
(were thrown to the deck with great
Violence but wo were back on our feet
in mi instant. The entire forward part
of the ship was a i'jrfcct hell of flame
the foremast had gone and the main-
mast was toppling. A minute Inter it
too had gone. Helpless doom staring
us In the face we seven stood astern
and watched the flame cat its way in
"Then an inspiration came to me
and I yelled to Hanson the steersman:
'Hard down with your helm!' Hanson
obeyed and slowly what was left of
the Marpcsia wore around before the
wind. As I expected the flames were
Mown forward but nevertheless they
soon began to crawl back to where we
iwere. We liad nbout given up hope
iwhen in the distance steaming in our
direction we saw the transatlantic
liner Gallia from Marseilles
"The Gallia signaled to us that she
was coming to the rescue as fast as her
engines could make her. The decks
were then so hot that we had to dance
to keep our feet from being burned.
The tire was then within twenty feet
of us and on the very rim of the flame
stood Hanson at the wheel his face
and hands blistered and in frightful
agony. Had he allowed the ship to
swerve three points the flames would
liave enveloped us. I want to say right
here that no braver deed was ever done
'by a sailor than that of Hanson during
those terrible minutes while wo were
waiting for the Gallia.
"Finally we realized that to save our-
selves we would have to .tump as the
lien t had scorched our clothes. I knew
that another minute on the ship would
lie our last on earth. We had two life-
belts left and one of them we gave to
Eveusen the mate whose arms were
in a pitiful shape and who was almost
lielpless. The other wc gave to Lund
the second male who also had ;i bad
arm. but I.und lean'.d tliat Sitlbcrg.
the cabin boy. could not swim and
made the lad take It.
"Then we all jumped. The Gnllia
was still several hundred yards dis
tant and we saw the seamen on her
lowering a lifeboat. The moment the
lioat struck the water the 'gretit seas
that were running smashed it like a
"The captain of the Gallia did not at-
tempt to launch another but brought
Ills vessel elbse to where we were
struggling in the water threw lines to
us and drew us all on board except
Eveiis;n the mate. Evensen was so
weak he could not hold the rope. For-
tunately a lucky roll of the sea washed
lil in up to the gunwale and n sailor
caught him by his lifebelt and dragged
film on board.
"Captain Wilson went oul of his
course to land us at Bermuda and 1
want to say right here that more gal-
lant men than Captain Wilson and his
men of the Gallia do not sail the sea."
New York Times.
AN HEROIC EFFORT.
The Dei Moines Register and Leader
under date of New York December 18
"Burled under ten tons of coal with
life sustained by means of a gas pipe
forced through the heavy mass while
his comrades worked heroically to res-
cue him was the experience of Hugh
Kelly forty years old an employe of
the Hudson Coal Company. Kelly is
now In the Jersey City Hospital
bruised and injured internally. Thysi-
clans there say he cannot live.
"Kelly was at work on top of a thirty-foot
trestle up which big steel cars
each carrying fifty tons of coal are run
from the barges. Ills duty was to se-
cure tha cars before they were emptied
Into the chute. Kelly was on a car
fastening the brakes when another em-
ploye Thomas Haggerty pulled tie
lever which releases the coal from the
bottom of the car. Kelly fell with the
coal thirty feet and was lu an instant
burled under tons of It.
"Kelly's fatal plunge was seen by
Haggerty but his cries for help brought
other employes headed by Alderman
Holmes superintendent of the yard to
the scene. A long piece of gas pipe
was shoved down through the coal and
fortunately reached the entombed man
who was thus saved from suffocation.
"Then followed a brave fight against
death. Armed with shovel the band
of rescuers delved and dug with frantic
haste to rescue their comrade.
"Occasionally one would shout en-
couragingly through the pipe to the un-
fortunate man. Haggerty a lifelong
friend of Kelly through whose mistake
the accident occurred was among the
foremost in the work of rescue and
when the last lump of coal had been
removed anil anxious hands raised
Kelly to the platform he was uncon-
scious. Ills teeth were clenched like a
vise on the end of the gas pipe.
"An ambulance had been summoned
in the meantime and Kelly was taken
to the hospital; where nn examination
by the physicians proved that his in-
juries were fatal.
"When his friend Haggerty who in-
sisted on going to the hospital with
him learned that there was no hope
of saving his friend's life he broke
down and cried like a child."
Among the daring light-hearted and
weather-tanned seamen of Nelson's
time was Kir Alexander Ball. At a
hundred points of character he was al-
most everything that the typical sea-
man of that day wus not writes the
author of "Nelson and His Captains."
His happiest hours were those he could
devote to reading. The rending of
"Itoblnson Crusoe" he told Coleridge
had sent him to sea. It is interesting
to reflect on the number of recruits
which that immortal tale has given to
the fleets of England.
Ball Avon Nelson's heart by a splen
did exhibition of coolness and courage.
On May 9 1798 the Vanguard Nel-
son's flagship with the Orion and the
Alexander sailed from Gibraltar On
the 20th a furious gale caught the three
ships between Corsica and the south-
ern coast of Italy. The Vanguard a
somewhat rickety ship which rolled
like a barrel fared badly. Her main
and mlzzen topmasts went then her
foremast snapped close to the deck and
was rolled overboard. Here was a flag-
ship In imminent peril of being car-
ried by the heavy westward swell on
to the Sardinian coast. Ball's seaman-
ship was of the careful and thorough
order and lie brought the Alexander
through the. gale unharmed. But he
did more than this. Wheu the gale
was at Its highest point he took the
helpless Vanguard in tow.
All Unwell the night of the 22d the
Alexander tolled on dragging the flag
ship slowly nnd doggedly oft" the coast.
The swell was furious the breakers
were near and Nelson the last man In
the world to risk another ship to save
his own ordered the Alexander to cast
off the hawser. Ball refused and per-
sisted in his refusal till Nelson broke
into furious threats and ordered Ball to
cast them loose. Ball at last took his
speaking trumpet and shouted back
"I feel confident I can bring her in
safe! I therefore must not and by the
help of Almighty God I will not leave
He hung on to the half-wrecked an-
guard till she found safe anchorage.
Nelson's first business was to go on
board the Alexander and embrace the
somewhat embarrassed Ball crying In
Ills vehement way "A friend iu need
is a friend indeed!''
THE LAST TRAIL.
And now comes one of the most ro
mantic and most pathetic incidents in
the history of this brave man; indeed
in all Western history. Rebelling at
the lameness of ranching and horse
trading nnd wagon trafficking longing
once more for the freedom of the trap-
ping trail' Kit Carson sent word among
his old friends the tree traders of the
Rockies and made up a party of eigh-
teen old-time long-haired men. Tlicy
sallied forth with rifle and axe and
pack and jingling trap chains iu the
fashion of the past making once more
deep into the heart of the Rockies.
They visited the Arkansas the Green
the Grand the White the Laramie
all the loved and lovable parks of the
mountains. They came back through
the Raton Mountains with abundant
fur. They said it was their last trail;
that they had visited the streams which
they loved in order that they might
"shake bands with them and say good
bye." The expedition was made for
sheer love of the old life which they
knew had now gone by forever. Em-
erson Hough in Outing.
Doirn a 1Mb Hill on a Lob.
Two lumbermen made a descent of
500 feet iu four minutes on a log in
Slum run honing district Fa. a few
days ago on the strength of a banter
The ride was made with the under
standing that the "purse" should be
used for the purchase of a barrel of
flour and a ham for a widow whose
husband a lumberman had recently
died of typhoid fever. -
To read them o'er I love to pause
Those poems in the magazine.
They really soothe me more because
I never know just what they mean.
IN THE CAR.
"The fare register says 'Out-80'
What does that mean?"
"I guess It means the conductor is
out eighty cents. Anyway he looks
short." Cleveland Plain Dealer.
MOST OF US STAND.
"I think I'll move in from the out-
skirts of town. 1 get so tired of sitting
in trolley cars."
"Sitting! Heavens man how do you
manage that?" Philadelphia Tublic
"And this is the wild man" shouted
the museum lecturer. "He was never
knovvr. to comb his hair."
"Goodness!" breathed the crowd be-
low. "Is he a pianist or a football
player?" Chicugo News.
IT STAGGERED HIM.
Hecktord "I can't stay at home to
take care of baby to-night. My club's
going to have a stag."
Mrs. Hecktord "That makes no dif-
ference; my club's going to have a
staggerer." Chicago Journal
NOT SO BAD.
She "It must be terrible to lind out
after one is married that one isn't
really in love."
Ue"Oh I don't know. There are
lots of married people who seem to be
both cheerful and 'hopeful." Chicago
"We are far more civilized than the
"I'erhaps" answered the man with
an artistic sense. "But there is no use
trying to pretend that a football player
looks as picturesque as a gladiator."
NO SENSE OF HUMOR.
"A woman has no sense of humor"
said Mr. Hawhaw.
"What makes you think so?"
"When she sees a man fall off a
street car she wonders if he's badly
hurt instead of laughing at him."'
Washington Star. .
"A public official is the servant of the
people" said Senator Sorghum.
"Yes" answered Miss Cayenne; "and
sometimes he's the kind of servant that
carries a market basket every time
she goes home from her place of em-
ployment." Washington Star.
A SAFE ENTERPRISE.
"Why do so many actors insist on
"I suspect." answered Mr. Storming-
ton Barnes '"hat It's because they can
take all the credit if they succeed and
blame the public's lack of literary taste
If they faik' Washington Star.
TWO POINTS OF VIEW.
"1 Ree that Senator Cullom was kissed
by a pretty girl whose young man he
had saved from being sent to the
"Senator Cullom is considered the
homeliest man iii Illinois."
Client! after pause) "Have you no
opinion to express in regard to my case
Lawyer "I have sir if you'll kindly
prepay the express charges!"
Wife "I am going to give a 5 o'clock
ten one evening next week."
Husband "For ladies on!y 1 sup-
pose?" Wife "Of course."
Husband "Then why not be con-
sistent and mark it down to 4.57?"
"Ah Mehltable!" murmured the
young mau as he sat with her near
the parlor stove lu the gloaming; "my
soul Is on tire!"
"Well Hiram" replied the innocent
one "1 don't smell nothing burning but
perhaps you've got your feet too near
the stove." Yonkers Statesman.
HIS ONLY CHANCE.
Bookkeeper "I would like n little
more salary sir. I'm married now
Employer "And need the; Increase
for your family?"
Bookkeeper "No sir; for myself.
You see. my wife knows just what
I ni getting "ov
TO HULL BEANS.
If Lima or other beam; are soaked In
scalding water for a few hours and
later again plunged in it their skins
will rfadlly peel off thus affording a
very dainty and more nutritious dish
tifnn 'if unhulled for they will not gen-
erate flatulency in the stomach.
By the time a baby Is running about
he should have a dash of cold water on
his chest and neck at least before step-
ping out of his morning tub. This pro-
duces a healthful glow besides tough-
ening him and rendering him far less
liable to catch cold. Indeed by the
time a baby is two or three months old
his bath should gradually be brought
to tepid instead of the warm water so
generally used as the latter in propor-
tion to its warmth is weakening. New
GENERAL UTILITY BOX.
Almost ai;y woman can make a "gen-
eral utility" box and then use it for
keeping the baby's wardrobe or for a
shirt waist or a skirt box and a window
sent. Get a good strong close-matched
board box fifteen Inches deep three or
five feet long by two feet wide with
four harness hooks and six medium-
sized hinges. First pad the lid so !t
will have a rounding effect. Then up-
holster with a pretty cretonne or art
denim fastening the pleats around the
sides with brass-headed tacks. Line
with cheesecloth. Screw in the har-
ness hooks for legs and fasten on the
lid with the hinges. It can be made a
pretty as well as useful piece of furni-
ture. Philadelphia Inquirer.
A USEFUL CLOSET.
The crying needs of the modern wom-
an are closets and pockets. The pock-
ets we may get In some future state of
existence "but here i a plan for a
closet which you may have now. As a
general catchall in the nursery.a handy
corner In the kitchen or a clutter closet
in the shed it fills the bill and best of
all a woman can build it herself pro-
vided she has two arms n hammer and
lives near n grocery store Mine is
made from five wooden boxes. They
are put one above another and nailed
together. I covered mine with a strip
of heavy wall paper. Folds of the
same tacked with brass tacks cross
where the boxes join and finish the
edges. A curtain to match as near as
possible is hung on a brass rod. I use
this closet in my den for papers books
magazines etc. Writer in New Eng-
CARE OF SEWING MACHINE.
Not one woman In a thousand knows
that the most faithful of all household
appliances is the sewing machine ind
it is really a sensitive if Inanimate
creature. Were this fact better knowii
the average sewing machine would
give better service in the family circle.
The up-to-date machine is vastly differ-
ent from the one our grandmother
used. Ready to wear garments are re-
sponsible for the many attachments
nnd manufacturers could not afford to
put out hand work where at the pres-
ent time the machine does all that it Is
required to do.
Some of these attachments are wor-
thy the investigation of households
where much dressmaking Is done and
where there is not time for deft fingers
to place innumerable dainty stitches.
But the woman who intends to use
these up-to-date attachments should
take a course in instruction.
A machine which is used every day
should be oiled every day. Occasion-
ally It should be lubricated with the
best quality of kerosene. After the
kerosene has been used the machine
should be run rapidly for a few mo-
ments then ordinary machine oil
should be applied.
Princess Potatoes Cut cold mashed
potatoes into two-inc'.i strips. . Have
reaily in one saucer a tablespoonfnl of
melted butter and in another a beaten
egg. Dip the strips first in the butti.
then In the egg; with a knife lay t!ie:n
in a buttered tin and cook for twelve
minutes in a hot oven.
After-Dinner Relish This may sound
rather mossy but experem e lias
proved it to lie one of the most palat-
able of after-dinner relishes to take the
place of dessert. Serve with the cream
ehepse plenty of paprika. Hungarian
sweet pepper. The paprika is mixed
with the cheese and the mixture
spread on slices of tart apple. The
taste for this grows with what it feeds
on like Jealousy and is as difficult to
abandon after the habit is formed.
Maids of Honor Take one cupful of
sour milk one of sweet a little salt
the yolks of three eggs a half tea-
spoonful of vanilla and a half cupful
of sugar. Put the sour and sweet milk
on to boil together In n double holler
and allow it to become sufficiently
heated to set the curd. Then strain off
the milk run the curd through a strain-
er and add butter sugar eggs and va-
nilla. Line tho little rs with the
richest of puff paste ond fill with the
mixture. Bake until firm In the centre
which will he from ten to fifteen min-
utes. The exports of cereals from the Ar-
gentine Republic amounted to more
tlinn 1 00.000.000 in 1U01.
PROMISES MADE '0 CHILDREN.
Many women says a writer in Wom-
an's Life who would not think of light-
ly breaking a promise aiade to a grown-
up person is utterly carsless nbout
keeping her word with her children.
She promises whatever is convenient
at the moment and apparently thinks
that' the breaking or keeping of those
promises is a matter in which she can
please herself and that her children
have no right to consider themselves
aggrieved if she does not do so.
EMBLEM OF ARISTOCRACY.
The hat seem1? to be the emblem of
aristocracy as the crown is of royalty.
At least the New Y'ork Sun finds that
the hat regulates prices if not the So-
cial scale in the east side of that city.
A newspaper woman who recently took
up quarters with her chum In a Third
avenue flat has discovered that there
is a mine of wealth In going without
a hat. The first few times she 'went
out marketing she wore a hat. The
prices were outrageous. Then being a
newspaper woman and wise in the
ways of the east side she left off her
hat. Now she does her marketing
Different kinds of laces continue to
be employed in the construction of n
single gown. For example a gown of
cream net iu the all-over Valenciennes
design has a skirt plain and full that
just escapes the ground all around but
is tucked in five tucks graduating
slightly toward the waist line. The
bodice is also tucked but In small
tucks. Bands of heavy Irish lace trim
the bodice. A collar and shoulder
straps are of the Irish lace nnd three
straps extend to the waist line. A high
girdle is of turquoise blue satin. The
sleeves are puffed nnd draped to the
elbow where there is a fall of Irish
A rOCKET IN HER SLEEVE.
Terhaps because the cross is now
worn where the coin purse used to be
the smart girl has conceived the idea
of having a pocket on her sleeve. At
any rate that's where a small pocket
a buttoned-over patch pocket is now
to be found. It is seen on both cloth
and velvet coats and is sometimes
placed near the shoulder' or quite as
often Just above the cuff. ' Its special
use is for holding change and railway
tickets but many times it also care-
fully hides from view a bit of a powder
puff and a safety pin or two. A kid
pocket lookt: very smart on a cloth
Jacket but when the pocket makes its
appearance on a velvet coat it is In
best taste to have it of the same ma-
terial as the cont though the lap may
fasten over with a jeweled button.
FOR A BRIDE.
A recently completed model designed
for a bride is of yellowish white cloth
combined with panels of Irish lace.
The bodice is entirely of lace with a
stole arrangement narrow over the
shoulders made cf straps of cloth and
lace entre doux. The deep cuff to the
elbow is cf straps of cloth laid over
luce and the upper sleeve a big puff
is of law. The entire skirt is built of
straps of clot'.i over lace. Voile and
lace are combined nnd such costumes
are made with a long habit. An at-
tractive model has a skirt inset with
three rows of wide entre doun ar-
ranged in festoons and a Louis XV.
coat of lace. The coat is unllned about
the shouli'ers. the lace forming a yoke
and choker; the sleeves are close and
finished at the elbow with lace ruffles.
THE ART OF DARNING.
Small holes in tr.ble linen should be
darned with ravelings of the linen it-
self and for this purpose the ravelings
should be carefully preserved when-
ever new linen is purchased. Linen
floss is the next best darning medium.
Darning stockings is never a very wel-
come task and t o often In the case
where tbera is a large family the task
seems almost endless. The following
method will insure less darning bo-caiis.-?
the darns being more secure will
last longer. Before beginning to darn
a l.ole tack a piece of coarse net lightly
to the stocking over the hole then
darn over the net end be sure to darn
also well into the stocking as well to
keep the darn Ann. This net makes
such a good foundation that the work
Is more quickly done ami the result is
a iruch smoother ami i.catcr darn than
one done in the old way.
WRINKLES AND LINES.
The best way to have a smooth nn-
wrinklcd skin is to keep the wrinkles
out. Unpleasant wrinkles can be kept
out of the face by avoiding these ex-
pressions which tend to make deep
The woman who Is the victim of the
smelling salts bottle Is said to' wrinkle
years before her time.
Frowning brings lines as do all wor-
ry and fretting.
Going bareheaded In a burning gwa
brings wrinkles about the ejes and
forehead. The ryes naturally try to
protect themselves from the injustice
And worse than some other wrinkle-
producing expressions is the rush ex-
pression which so many women of the
present day are wearing. These wrin-
kles can be avoided by remembering
that another day Is coming and that a
mad pace wastes time and never makes
more minutes in the day.-Uoebestef
Union and Advertiser.
THE LITTLE WORRIES.
Some one has stated that with re-
gard to worrying over trifles women
are far greater offenders than men. In
the main this is true for the average
man is either "happy-go-lucky over
little worries or keeps them to himself
more than a woman does. A man
that is of course the well balance.!
reasonable man-has an ampler ph lo-
sophy than his womenklnd; he takes
his joys too. less sadly for h
of women embark a pleasurable til
with much fear and trembling and an
anxiety calculated to take a few
months from their existence. But thei
can he no hard ond fast rule with re-
gard to the worrying capacity of the
sexes. When men worry they do it
whole-heartedly; while many a woman
invariablv considers the "sunny side
of a difficulty. Alas with most ot us
too often docs the trifling worry count
more hardly than the large- sorrow.and
too many of us destroy our chances ..f
happiness by an absorption in those lit-
tle trials of life which might so ot'U'U
be Ignored.-Albany Times-Union.
A short time ago an argument was
carried on iu my presence that greatly
astonished me. The question discussed
was concerning the privilege ot open-
ing letters coming to the home regard-
less of the fact that they were ad-
dressed to some members of the family
not present at the time. A3 I listened
to the arguments I realized how tight
a hold the desire of gratifying curi-
osity had procured upon us.
Some held that tho opening of all let-
ters was a privilege allowed parent.
alone. Others seemed to think that a
letter wns household property. A feu-
declared that as a rule they did not
believe In the indiscriminate opening
of mail. Still they felt that as an ex-
ception to this rule husbands and wives
should consider It their prerogative tf
open mail addressed to each other.
After listening to the opinions broug-bt
forth I found that I stood alone in
thinking that a ietter shomd b: opened
only by the o:ie to whom It is ad-
dressed. I felt that although I might
have some curiosity concerning the con-
tents I would have no right to open
that epistle even though I felt that 1
m'.ght never bo accorded the privilege
of reading it.
As far as parents are concerned I
must say that I feci sure that a ma-
jority of children take great delight in
showing their letters to their parents.
We all know how happy it makes a
child to receive a personal letter. How
niuch greater l the delight when they
are allowed to open and rend it! If
parents have the full confidence of
their children I think they will not find
them' wanting in this little act of iUiiiJ
I cannot understand why husbands
and wives think they can iay aside tln
common courtesies of life in the home
among them respect for each other's
property. I hojie I am not speaking
too strong but I think that where there
is lack of trust there Is frequently laclf
of love. Brown Book.
The waistcoat or vest is almost uni-
versal on this season's talior-mades.
High wide shoulders are prescribed
by all smart modists for outer wraps.
Even for dressy bodices tho leg o".
mutton sleeve is the correct thing Just
Every well appointed feminine ward-
robe this winter boasts a restauran'
Brown Valenciennes lace Is one of
(he latest ami most exclusive trluiuiinjf
A multi-gored skirt flaring wide nt
the hem is the favorite one for tli
The dart is back again the old-fas'
loned seams lu pairs fitting tho bodicf
to the figure.
Among the very swagger bodices are
those In Dlrectolre style with very decy
Softly drawn-down modes have re-
placed the exaggerated blouse modi
formerly in fashion.
The popular high sleeves are good. In
that they bring the curves of the wahf
into greater prominence.
Jeweled buttons very often very
costly ones decorate Dircctoirc bodice
when made of rich fabrics.
A tiny cap of cloth-of guld with a
bow of gold ribbon nt the front ii
much favored for theatre wear.
Gowns suggesting old pictures arc In
Dlrectolre style with bodices and skirt
In contrasting colors and materials.
One very exclusive fashion arbiter
declares that short white glace kid
gloves have become ;rovlnclul. that
suede gloves in the tan colors are ni; cV
The present time In dressdoin may bo
Culled the "picture period." The most
definite changes of fashion all affect
the bodice and sleeve. Panelled skirts
with short overdresses In panior style
are among the spring predictions.
Among the smartest new imported
dress goods "turquoise morte" th
mysterious green of the stone that ha
lost Its original color "Jullle uiorte'
(dead leafl a new shade of brown and
"amnranthe" a rich purplish red are
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Evans, George H. The Chickasha Daily Express. (Chickasha, Indian Terr.), Vol. 14, No. 47, Ed. 1 Thursday, February 23, 1905, newspaper, February 23, 1905; Chickasha, Indian Territory. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc731777/m1/2/: accessed January 17, 2019), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.