Chickasha Daily Express (Chickasha, Okla.), Vol. 21, No. 301, Ed. 1 Saturday, December 18, 1920 Page: 4 of 8
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CHICKASHA DAILY EXPRESS CHICKASHA ' OKLAHOMA SATURDAY DECEMBER 13 1920. J
Ckickasha Daily Express
GEO. II. EVANS Publisher and Business Manager
J- EDWIN POOL Managing Editor
OFFICIAL PAPER OF GRADY COUNTY
Entered at the Fostofrice at Chickasha Oklahoma as second
CHICKASHA OKLAHOMA SATURDAY DECEMBER 18 1920.
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Gives All The Loral News
News By U. P. Wire Daily.
God bless the Eieart of sunshino
That smiles the clouds nwuy
And Hfts a Htar of fresh-born hope
In some onfi's sky each day.
God hless all worlds of kindness
That lilt the heart from gloom
And In life's 'barren places
Plant flowers of love to bloom.
"Write it on your hearts
every day is the best day In
year." Ralph Waldo Kmerson.
Thursday Night: Don't Weaken.
Villi I'd n
ll ;i cliliti-
it to n In it- lnle and' il
loiirn a lesson from it
siili'sniiiti who liiiiulles
Nuiif lieni pni't of Oklahoma.
"Nasi week I worked as hard as I
-Monday morning until Thursday evening
up 1o that lime" said (lie salesman. "I
yon are a bright little hoy may
ll is the iietnal experience of
i specialty his territory being t
ever did in my life from
and I hadn't made a sale
work entirely on coininisr
Mi'ii and 1 hen-tore I was out not only my time but also my traveling
v expenses. I was tired! disheartened and was ready to give up and
go home to my family where I wanted to be. It looked mighty
blue and I started to send a message to my wife telling her J was
coming home but instead of sending that .sort of message I suddenly
changed my mind and tohr her to look for me when she saw mo
coining. The next morning 1 hopped into my car again and started
out determined to sell something. When I wound up Saturday night
J footed up the biggest week's business I had done in a year."
AVhy waste words by painting the moral to adorn this simple
title? It is too plain to require the use of any bright colors lo make
it stand out clearly. f the salesman had been made of the weak
sort of stuff which succumbs to discouragement he uld have
hiked for home Thursday night and would June been a "blown-tip
sucker" as far as the week's business was concerned and it would
have been very difficult for him to gel. up the courage to go out
again the following week hut he didn't happen to he built that
way. If lie had completely lost heart be would have been a quitter
and would have lost his best week's business.
In the conditions that have conic about during the last
months business meil generally have been going through an exper-
ience very similar to that of this salesman ami doubtless many of
them have arrived at the same state of mind that possessed him on
Thursday evening when he was tempted to give it "all up as hopeless.
However the signs on the business horion indicate t'hat it is just
about Thursday in this period of depression and hence it will be a
fatal mistake for anybody to yield to discouragiuent. Note please
that the conditions met by this salesman "were the same on Friday
and Saturday that they were during the first part of the week. The
only difference was inside of himself; he had taken on h' fresh
supply of pep and determination and- shaking off his unhealthy
stale of mind he sailed in resolved to get the business and he
got it. '
The important question for the business man to put lo himself
at the present moment is: ".Am 1 a quitter or a stayer?" That
iietter days tor business are ahead is not open to question and it is
certain that they will come much sooner if every business man pur-
sues the policy followed by the salesman in 1his story. To lose heart
is to Jose tlte business lon t lorget that. To weaken is to lose out.
won' t say positively that it is Thursday night hut we are sure
better .business is ahead for the man who plays the irame
pep iki courage mar ne can musier. ns a
One way to cut the. cost of Christ-
I mas W to puss on the present you
j received 'last year provided of
j course it Is perfectly useless.
I Under the foregoing rule father
j can slip to his friend the noisy tie
j which Santy brought him last year
and which he never had the nerve
I to wear.
We used to think dear old "Pappy"
N'ash had bfrhdays oftener than any
man In town 'but Ed Ringer Is run-
ning him a close race and oddly
enough he grows younger every year.
The blunt truth is tCiat it is all
nonsense for anybody to allow Daddy
Time to kid "him into believing he's
w line i used to prule myself on
kemg t lie neail of my household re
narked Uncle Hi "I am hound to
confess that Ala holds the balance of
bi faimp says he' notices ho never
loses the money he loans when the
borrower pays it 'back.
Also we Jiavo observed that prac
tically every bird Sumter knows bet
train a dog than the
-1 r4 lit riL h
few I ter how to
Is your name written on the ros
ter of the Chanpher of Commerce
members? If not you'd better put
it mere promptly. The bosters are
going to have a show-down Monday
To add to the merriment of the
Christmas season Ad Sanders sends
word that It is time to pay your
taxea. Isn't this a joyous old world?
great world if you don't weaken." Shove a fresh supply of fuel
under the old boiler 1 ire up lull steam ahc
Mr. Taft Philosopher
A man who was once president of the United States sauntered
along the streets of Chickasha the other day unrecognized and un-
noticed; by most of the people who happened to passhim. He rub-
bered at the windows just as an ordinary human being would and
finally' he walked into a grocery store. Jle was just as much
interested in the things displayed as the average woman" with a
market basket would be and before he left he invested in a sack of
apples ami oranges.
On the evening of the same day the same man appeared before
a large audience of local people and delivered a lecture. In the
afte moon he had made a talk to the college students addressing
them as "dear girls" and giving them good advice out of his
great mind and kind heart. For the most part his talk was about
political matters. lie was glad to talk to the "dear girls." he
said and nobody doubted his sincerity because be looked what lie
Mr. 1'a ft knows life from almost every angle lie has always
been a poor man comparatively speaking and is still compelled
to work for a living lie has known all the successes that can come
to a public man and hits also tasted of the bitter cup of disappoint-
ment but he has treated both triumph and disaster as imposters and
it has made him a bigger and better man. Failure is by no means
the worst thing that can happen to one according to the philosophy
which has come out of the experiences of Mr. Taft. The man who
is down with his feet on the ground can see things more clearly
than oi.p who is up in t'i; air intoxicated with success; the former
occupies a position of adKunl ige in shaping his thinking and actions
in a way that Mill enable him to make the most of himself and be
of the greatest service to his fellow-men.
Having been taken up to a high mountain where lie beheld the
"kingdoms of the world" Mr. Taft came back a wiser man con-
vinced ihat many of the alluring prizes which men set their hearts
upon are empty baubles and really do not possess the value which;
men put upon them. Mr. Taft is a happy man now as he goes out i
doing tne work winch he lias chosen tor himself and in which he
finds his opportunity for usefulness. Unembittered by the reverses
of fortune he jests about his nps and downs and goes' in for all the
joys of a man who finds satisfaction in every-day tasks among ev-
ery-day folks. His is a fine philosophy for an ex-president or anv-
I....I.. ..K.. it.. :.. 4i... i i .
w. in- i die nipy warrior wiioin everv
should wish to be.'-'
Go to church tomorrow and
up your Santa Clans shopping
A STOLEN SMILE 'ER TWO
Willing to Forget.
our speeches were listened to
with close attention."
"That's what worries me" replied
Senator Sorghum. "Any number of
people are liable to remember those
speeches and quote them when I am.
mxious to talk about
elye." Washington Star.
Said a teacher uf much erudition
"I deplore the poor workman's con-
dition." When he learned what they earned
His proi'ession he spurned
And becaume a high paid mechanician.
The American Legion Weekly.
Health and Wealth.
"Dr. Pillers seems to be a fasalr-
"I should say so! S-a has patient
at some of the most expensive health
resorts in America and a waiting-
usi or people whose health wilj
way as soon as they get
There are thousands of kinds of smiles but It would be mighty bard lo
picture even In the mind's eye smiles mure poignant ly tragic lliiiu those lien
Been. I wo years el life have held little save misery fur these ienna young-
sters yel even I hough the result is painful they smile. They ate victims of
rickets the cUspiing uf near-starvation and that countless others in stricken
Kiu'opc may not have to share llieir fale eljjht American relief organization.
under the mime of Ihe Kiiropetiu Itelief Counc il are making a Joint appeal for
the conscience of America lo complete relief work which th'is winter faces lis
crisis. These agencies toe Ihe American Relief Administration t he American
Ited Cross the American Friends' Service Committee (Quakers) the Jewish
JulliJ 1 list i lbulion ( 'iMiimil lee the Federal Council of Churches of Christ In
America Ihe Knighls of Columbus the V. M. C. A. and the Y. W. C. A.
An Appeal to the American People
'"THUEE and one-half million children In Eastern and Central Europe
have no alternative to disaster between now and next harvest ex-
cept American uld. For mouths these most helpless sufferers in the
track of war have been admitted to American feeding-stations only If
tragically undernourished and have received American medical aid imlv
If desperately threatened by denih from disease.
One 5 cent hot American meal today has saved a thousand lives.
Winter Is closing down. The money of many 'nations Is vaJueless out-
side their own boundaries. Economic and crop conditions make famine
with Its terrible train of diseases a certain visitor until next harvest. Inev-
itably the helpless children will suffer most. No child can grow to health
and sanity on the pitiful makeshifts for food with which millions of Euro-
pean adults must content themselves this winter. Jt is obvious that the
remedy can come only from outside.
America saved 6.000000 European children winter before last. Nor-
mal recuperation cut the need nearly in half Inst" year bat unusual condi
tions nave resulted in scant shrinkage of child
twelvemonth Just past. The response of America
3500000 of these charges in ncuie distress sha'l
in January irom more than 17000 asvlum
destitution during the
must now decide whether
begin to be turned away
hospitals clinics and feedlng-
maoous oepenuent on American support. - There would be no tragedy In
history so sweeping or so destructive of those who can deserve no eWI."
The undersigned organizations working among everv race and creed
mimy engaged also in other forms of relief agree unanimously that the
plight of these helpless children should have complete priority in over-
seas charity until the situation Is met. This is an Issue without politics
V1 r JTjTliKU'lS Tl'"''" f !l" e "" l"11'" ut l'nei-iZntinn
for th.. JFL'.l.OOO.OOO for child food and the $Hl.ooo.ooo for medical service
that we seek will relieve only the' critical cases. The medical supplies
of course must be an umtuallfle.l gift but for every A rican dollar used
in cliild-teeding Ihe governments ami communities aided furnish two dol-
lars In the form V.f transportation mu ir. clerical help cash contri-
butions and such food supplies as are locally ohlainalne.
America has not failed In the past in great henrtedness. She has
never had a more poignant cnlr than this. Contributions should be turned
over to the local dfmmittees which are now being formed for this national
h.iici immi or riii io i raiiKiin i. l.ane Tieasun
xsew 1 oi l; City.
Hsrbert Hoover Chairman
American Keller Administration by
KOnar Ki.'lutrd. Dii-ector
American Heil Cross by LivlilKsion
American Friends' St-rvlce Commute
0)u"kei:o. by Itufus M. Joims
'Vlewisii Joint Distribution Committee
by I'Vhx Ai. WarourK. ('Ilairiiiuii
rer Guaranty Trust Co..
Franklin K. Lane Treasurer
Federal Council of Churches of Christ
in America by Artliur J. Brown
Knights of ('ohimhiiK. hv .lames A
I'iMheriy Supreme Knight
V. M C A by C. V. llibbard. Inter-
Y-U- '' Mifa Sarah S. I.yon.
enough to consult
man m arms
Another little trouble with the world is the lonr time between
thinks Greenville (8. C.) News.
If we could only clamp an import duty on the poods Canada
is now sendiiifr to us the expenses of the war would soon be paid
New York World.
Now there is at Jerusalem by the
sheep market a pool which is called
in the Hebrew tongue Bethftsra hav-
ing five porches.
In these lay a great multitude of
impotent folk of blind halt wither-
jed waiting for the moving of the
I For an angel went down at a cer-
I tain season Into the pool and trou-
bled the -water; whosoever then
went first after the troubling of the
water stepped in -was made -w hole of
whatsover disease be had.
.And a certain man was there
which had an infirmity thirty and
When Jesus saw him lie and
knew that he had been how a long
time in that case ho saith unto hini.
Wilt thou he made whole?
The impotent man answered liim 1
air I i.iave no man when the water I
troubled to nut me into the pool; ;
but while 1 ami coming another st u'-
peth down before mrj. j
Jesus saith unto him Rise take tip 1
thy bed and walk. ' j
And immediately the man was i
made whole and took up his bed j
and walked: and on the same day ""
was the sabbath. ' !
EXTRACTS TEETH BLINDFOLDED;
A short time ago Dr. Anderson
made an otter to make a $-10. 00 set 1
of teeth free for thft one who would
allow him to extract the teeth while
he was blindfolded.
Being acquainted with his work
I accepted this offer and he extract-
ed all my tipper teeth wiliile blind-
folded. My gums did not cause any
pain the first clay or night and has j
not anytime since. He has made and !
fitted in the teeth according to j
agreement which fit perfectly and j
which I am more than pleased with.
J. H. GILLI3PIE !
Residence R. F. D. 4 Chickasha.
Oklahoma. " 1S-H. i
A SALE EVERY DAY AT
Monday December 20th Largo
decorated lamps worth $1.50 on sale
Monday at $1.00. '
Tuesday December 21st Tin cups
worth 10c each on sale Tuesday at
Wednesday 'December 22nd -$tfl.C0
Library tables on sale Wednesday
Thursday December 23 rd White
plates worth $1.
0 per set on
per set. Don't
A modern discovery for the ripid
healing of flesh wounds cuts burns
bruises sores and scalds is Liquid
Corozonel It is a clear colorless
liquid possessing marvelous healing
power. Price 30c COc and '$1.20.
Sold by Wren Drug Co.
Thursday at GOc
Friday December 21th Rockrs.
regular value $8.00 on sale Friday
at only $5.00.
Remeirb-r the above dates. A sale
every day at Ferrell's.
Watch our Windows. Something
different every day. All new goo;l.
Big bargain in second hand good.)
also: stoves rugs trunks glassware
queensware enamelware tinware.
Everything for the home.
. We wish you one and all a
FERRELL'S SECOND. HAND STORE
121 iSouth Third street.
Early Hotel Bldg. Phone .112.
London's Fine Public Building.
The most expensive of nil London's
public buildings are the Inw courts
covering seven acres. They cost more
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I CHICKASHA DAILY EXPRESS '
fcxpresi 'Want Ada Urln Results
S. C. DtiKBIN
206 New Tye Building
fori Boml Alsar Mel too Adrian Malto
Bond Melton &. Melton
Room. m. 410 411. New Firit Ntioni
.Hank Build in
J. ROY ORR
Office in Courthou.
. DOCTOR LXXDI I
Oiagsoiii and Internal Medici
First National Bank Building.
DR. L. E. EMANUEL
Office 308 First National Banh
Office phono r580; residence 583
Res. Phone 5.18. Office Phone 503.
JOHN C. MILLIKEN
For eye comfort let Ms make! County Surveyor of Grady County
MINNETT OPTICAL CO.
your glasses. Our reputation is
508 First National Hank IilJg.
City Engineer of Chickasha.
i Office: City Hall
E. H. EADS ARCHITECT
First National Bank 151(1.
CIIICKASIIA OK LA.
IMrinrC A 1 .
Osefu and Sensiblo
Do vni lviiieinber Imw happy ymi wove wlion' your dad ynvo
yuii your first pocket knife
"Well make your boy as 1. tippy as your dad made you.
It won 't cost much. !
Our (able cutlery is beautiful and makes a welcomed "ift.
Just conic in and see. what we have for Chrstmas Oifts.
Our hardware is Hie best; it stands the test.
G1LKEY-JARB0E HARDWARE CO
!i -few I
j At the Christmas home-coming
William back from school and sporting his
first dress-suit the youngsters making a snow
man out in the yard under the personal super-
vision of Uncle Ned who never will grow
old of course they want pictures of occasion
That is why Kodak is a gift with particular
point. The chance for using it at once is so
You know of course that our KoJak experts
are rcaiiy at all tunes to help with advice and
criticism in making good pictures better. And
this is a service of which' we wan' the pcrsim to
whom you give a c.;incra to jjet lull benefit.
. . BROWN SON
THE LEADING PRESCRIPTION DRUGGIST
The Rexall Store
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