Chickasha Daily Express. (Chickasha, Okla.), Vol. 11, No. 103, Ed. 1 Friday, April 29, 1910 Page: 1 of 12
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CIUCKASIIA OKLAHOMA FRIDAY APRIL 29 1910.
NUMBER 103 I-
FAILS TO FIND
Part of the Chickaslia delegation
who went Jo Lawion lu.-t night to meet
the Chalmers-Detroit pathrindlng car
of th(! Gildden lour are on their way
home and part are remaining in Hint
city to await the arrival of the car
which is expected tonight.
When th. party re died Lawton last
nlKht they were in.urmed that the
pathfinder was down In Texas across
the lied river. It was scheduled to
reach La-".on last night and a large
party of auioists from that city went
to meet It. Kl Reno and OMahoma
'lty cats also went down the line to
It developed today tht the pathfind-
er had Kpent the night at Decatur Tex-
as and as there is much sand on the
route It will do well to make Lawton
Six cars bearing about thiny people
left here at L o'clock yesterday after-
noon for I.awton. The object was to
meet the pathflnding party and con-
vince them that the midden
tour should rome through f'liicU-n.-ha.
After many mishaps mostly
of a minor nature and much delay
the Chickaslia crowd readied Lawton
about 3 o'clock this morning.
Fred Frey with his own car and
three passengers led the procession
on leaving Chlckasha and he was close-;
Iv followed bv Ernest Burton. These!
mo cars made the run to Verden In!
thirty minutes. Roy Maxey had trou-1
Me with a leaky tire and Everett i
Wells and John Phillips were delayed j
long on the first of the trip. i
Frev. wph his pass -'tiger? J. R. Cal-i
laham Dick Harbour and Harry i
BrownsoTi and Burton with his crew
T. L. Nichols Svcrerary Kirkpatrii !
mid an Express reniesenta'ln waited!
about twenty minutes at Verden and
then made th run to Anadarko taking
a little over half an hour. It j
about 7 MS whp ail of the car had'
reached that plate and it was a-lmti! S '
The worst part of being
sick is your medicine bill.
You feel you're paying too
much but you're helpless.
You have got to have good
Learn now that you don't
have to pay high prices
for high quality. We sell
the purest and best drugs
at very reasonable prices.
Trade with us and you
can save enough to swell
your bank account.
H. J. Brownson
1h Frenriptwm Pniftgilt
The jffiyscJjtj Store
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the same the amount is at once charged to the
drawer's account and the check becomes the bank's liability.
For this reason a certified check should never be destroyed
but should be returned to the bank.
The Farmer and His Bank Account
'PllE farmer more so than any other business man re-
quires the services of a bank if he manages his farm
in a systematic way. While he has no need for a set of books
in which to keep a record of every transaction made yet
during the course of a year he must pay out large sums of
money for various purposes and a record for future refer-
ence is highly important. Merchants may fail to give a re-
ceipt for cash a neighbor may not recall the payment of
money owed but the farmer who pays his obligations by
check.has written evidence of such payments which any
court may recognize. In the same way he has a record of
moneys received by the deposit pntries on his bank book.
10 the farmer who desires such a record for his business
we extend an invitation to open an account with this
The First National Bank
UNITED STATES DEPOSITORY.
o'clock when six machines with lamps
lighted "honked" and started south.
Sand stumps and rough places were
encountered Ke six of eight miles and
the procession had to make frequent
It had been agreed that all the cars
should keep together during this part
of the trip in order to he of mutual
assistance In case of accident. Ever-
ett Wells led the way his passengers
being ('. M. Fechheimer Dr. Penrptite
Dr. F.manuel and 10. K. Pugan.
Joe Wells drove the Matthews
Linton car with the families of the
Roy Maxey carried William Rein-
heimer J. B. Sparks and J. E. Schow.
John I'hllli.'S drove his own car with
n full load including H. R. Kreitz and
After the first eight miles were cov-
ered out of Anadarko the party struck
good roads and made quick time td
Apache twenty miles south of Ana-
darko arriving there about 10:45.
This fity was left a little after It
and the cars keeping close together
fairly flew cutting the air at the rate
of twenty miles an hour. All went
prosperously till Cache Creek five
miles from Lawton was reached and
litre after fording the creek and start-
ins up tne steep rock Dan
was forced to back hi car and the
Matthews-Llnton car close behind got
a hard bump on the wheel which bent
the axle and
caused a long halt for
The rest of the trip passed
. . .
Special by Tithed Press.
i Washington. April 29. Before start-j
' ing on his w estern trip w hich begins j
t tonight. President Taft made the im-j
j porta nt announcement that he would
nor read tne insurgents our ot me j
party. Recent election results may j
have affected his attitude toward the j
Incnrwnnt iilonitmf f
The presidential party will reach St.
Louis next Wednesday and will return
to Washington Friday. Mr. T.-.'t will
go no further west than St. 'usuis.
Special to The Expressv
Indianapolis Ind. April ?w John W
Kern this noon formally accepted the
senatorial nomination because he was
urged by his friends. He issued a
statement in which he sf.id: "Since
did not seek it I won't reject it."
For Chickasha and vicinity: To-
night Increasing cloudiness; cold-
er in north portion. Saturday
generally cloudy; colder.
Special by United Press.
Washington April 29. Secretary
Balllnger was on the stand in the in-
vestigation this morning. Vertres di-
rectly examined him thj facts brought
out being chiefly the dates when he
held various offices.
Mr. Balllnger said: "My relations
with former Secretary Garfield were
entirely friendly but not Intimate. I
knew him In college."
The secretary said he had never
heard of the Cunningham claims when
he became land commissioner at Seat-
tle. That Glavis "deliberately lied" to
the congressional investigation com-
mittee was the accusation of Balllnger
today testifying In his own behalf. He
referred to t'uc Glavis testimony re-
garding the corversatlon In Seattle to
the effect that Ballinger said lie knew
Special by United Press.
Arnhehm Netherlands April 29.
After a four bours' ride through the
most beautiful country they have yet
feen the Roosevelts arrived In this
city at noon receiving ovations at ev-
ery station culminating ith a demon-
stration here by several hundred Amer-
icans and ten times as many natives.
Queen Wllhelmlna's auto took them to
her palace. Met loo seventeen miles
northeast of Apeldor where a recep-
tion was felven by her and consort
Prince Henry. They were shown
around the palace grounds by them
At 5 p. m. they took a special train
for Amsterdam. The burgomeister
will preside at a dinner in the Am-1
sterdani palace tonight and at 11 the
party will leave for the Hague where
they will remain until Sunday night.
New York April 29. Louis Cousenn
a brotber-in-law of Zelaya arrived here
today and is arranging for a vindica-
tion for Zelaya. Ho came from Mad-
rid where he arranged for the publi-
cation of a nook by Zelaya entitled
"The Revolution of Nicaragua Against
the United Stales" In which he says
the Knox letter severing diplomatic
relations with his country caused the
entire trouble characterizing it Ze-
laya calls the Knox letter "intemper
ate Incorrect vulgar and false" and 1
emphasizes the contrast with Roose-
velt's letter which was wholly favor-1
He calls Roosevelt "that grand i
statesman my friend."
BO YOU KNOW?
That Sparks' Second Addition to
ChicUasha will he opened for sale May
20 1910? Here lies the model resi-
dence addition ot this city. The resi-
dence section where all the best is pro
vided and the objectionable eliminat-
! ed. You w ill find that many of the
best citizens of Chickasha will build
homes in this nddition. There will be
no houses built In this addition cost-
ing less than f LfjiKb
This addition surrounds the Girls'
Industrial School where the $100001
building is now being erected.
The car line Is now being completed
through this addition. This addition
wilt also have water gas and sewer-
age through It furnishing all the con-
veniences that could be had in close
in residence property.
The easy terms on which this prop-
erty will be sold puts It in reach of
Buy now before the ever-increasing
population of Chlckasha compels you to
seek some other location where con-
veniences cannot equal what we now
i offer you in this choice locality
i Let. us show you this property.
SPARKS 4. CRALLE Agents
Phone No. 1.
Officers Outside Army Barracks
Ecuador; Peruvian Soldiers Drilling
Tlie war loud w still on the horizon in Kcuadu; and Peru termlnatinsr
from the lous drawn out boundary dispute existing between the two countries
of South America. A mighty clash between the armies of these two countries
was recently averted by the Spanish cabinet which Interceded at the request
of King Alfonso who It Is s'lld caused the trouble and who is now very
anxious to see the breach between the two countries settled once and for all
Chlckasha will have regular band
concerts this summer. A subscription '
list with this end in view .has been
circulated among the mem ants by
Messrs Will Hopkins. John Gribi and
William Reinheimer and the mer-!
chants have responded with that pub-
lic skilled liberality which has been
one of the chief factors in the growth
ot the c.t; .;
Enough hasiaheady been subscrilx-u
Special by Vnited Press.
Cornwall. Out.. April 29. Six
are known to have been killed 1
and four more who are missing
are believed to have perished In j
the flames which gutted the Ross- j
more hotel here todiy. j
The property loss Is estimated
at $2")0000. I
As the ditching engine was bein?
brought from Virginia avenue to Elev-
enth street this morning it struck a
live wire the current descending the
Engineer Cothern had hold of the
injector and his left arm was dislocat-
ed at the shoulder when he jerked hi
hand away from the machine. Other-
wise he was uninjured.
The accident occurred in front of
E. L. Dawson's home and the doctor
set his arm Immediately. Mr. Cothern
lives at 925 South Tenth street.
I . I
Special to The Express.
Columbus Ohio April 2!t. Disorder
marked the general strike begun today
by the street car union. '
Non-union motormen and conductors
ran several cars which werely poorly
Trolley ropes were cut and sympa-
thetic teamsters blocked the tracks.
' C.eneral Manngor Stewart of the
street car company announced today
that he contemplates asking the gov-
ernor to call out the militia to preserve
order and protect property.
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to guarantee the concerts and a consid j
erable contingent of el-bens are yet to
be canvassed. The concerts will be
played by the 'ChicUasha Concert Band j
I at the intersections of Second Third
and Fourth streets with Chlckasha
avenue on Saturday nights.
The members of the band are work-
ing diligently to make the series the
most popular and successful ever gen
tomorrow ) !r lit it the corner' ot See-
ono and cincKasiia.
Lordon April 29. A dispatch
received here says the Turkish
troops have surrounded a big in-
vading force in Kachanik pass
and nn Important battle is immi-
nent. Serious fighting is report-
ed at Ipek.
Mrs. A. L. Fettyjohn sustained a
sprained ankle and fractured knee and
Mrs. Tom Driggers sevaral bad bruise3
from being overturned in a runaway
Mrs. Pettyjohn and Mrs. Driggers
had spent the day with friends in the
country and were driving home when
the horse shied and part of the har-
ness became unfastened. The horse
then started to run upsetting the)
buggy and occupants. The two-year
old son of Mrs. Driggers who wag wlUJ
her was unhurt.
Special to The Express.
Bucharest Roumnnia April 29. Dis-
patches from Kieff printed here today
say that hundreds of Jews were mas-
sacred there yesterday by Russian
peasantry. Kxpulslon by force took
place and nil the Jews were supposed
to be roup but the reports says that
ninny remained nnd were slaughtered.
Our Saturday and Monday special
ought to Interest you. The People's
A Gotebo Girl Won
the First Honors
The I. I. & C. declamatory contest
In which the students of Miss McClin-
tie's public speaking class participated
at the high school auditorium yester-
day was a successful demonstration of
their ability and training. The selec-
tions were masterpieces from the
greatest orators and were well deliv-
ered by the young ladies.
Miss Mozelle Sunipter of Gotebo won
first honors and Miss Rietta Beavers
of this city was awarded second hon-
ors. The judges were Miss Roberta
Sheets Mrs. J. R. Harris and W. W.
Johnson of Fort Worth.
A vocal selection by Miss Lotus
Bassett concluded the program and
greatly enjoyed by the audience.
The State Has About Con-
cluded Case Against
Special hy T'uited Press.
Kansas City Mo. April 29. The
prosecution of Dr. Hyde is nearing a
close. Mrs. Logan Swope is expected
to tocrrt- nfl- i T.cheniW tft'U
owiuy'fean LPeijIi !' couctuned''"
Kansas City Mo. April 29. Tr was
with the hope that Dr. Hyde would 1m
purged of all suspicion that John G.
Paxton as a personal representative
of Mrs. Logan O. Swope who began
the investigation of the Swope trag-
edies testified In the cr'minal court.
"I knew the terrible scandal auy
other report regarding the inquiry-
would cause" he said. "When I em-
ployed Dr. Lugwig Hektoen to examine
the vlsceras of Col. Thomas H. and
Chrisman Swope I told him I hoped
ha would return to me a finding of in-
nocence on the part of everyone "
Almost the entire afternoon session
of court yesterday was devoted by the
attorneys in trying to prove that Mr
Paxton harbored malice against Dr.
Hyde rhen he began this Investiga-
tion. Mr. Paxton disclaimed that he
did. When Dr. Hyde was ordered from
the Swope home on Dec. 18 said Mr.
Paxton he shook hands with the phys-
THE CHAIN OF FORTUNE.
THE STRONGEST CHAIN
WHEN ITS IN THE BANKYOU
KNOW ITS iSAFE !
IF 200 YEAP.H AGO one of our forefathers had banked
only one dollar at 5 per cent compound interest and to-day
you had that one dollar and the compound interest on it.
you would have Seventeen Thousand Two Hundred and
Ninetv Three Dollars$17m If each one of these dollars
were a lin!: in a chain and each link the length of a dollar
bill that chain would he over a mile and a half leng. Mak
your deposit NOW. We will pay you 4 per cent interest and
compound the interest every six months.
OKLAHOMA STATE BAITII
' Chickasha Oklahoma.
Declaring to the last that it had
been the "best state conference yet"
the delegates to the Congregational
State Conference continued to express
their pleasure in ail mat had been
done for them until the last one took
the train home. "We have the nicest
hostess In town" was heard so often
that the cordial hospitality of Chicka-
sha homes will be famous all over
At the closing evening session the
large' audience listened to two thrill-
ing addresses; the first by Miss Wood-
bury of New York relative to some of
her remarkable experiences with the
Immigrants; the next by Dr. Allen of
Toledo Ohio inspired the listeners
with courage and hope returning to
their home fields.
The final part of the program was a
complete surprise to Mr. Treat pas-
tor of the Chickasha church and his
wife w ho were called to the front from
distant parts of the house where they
had been seated and presented in
words of loving appreciation by Rev.
C. .1. Christianson of Oklahoma City
on behalf of the conference with two
; pictures Hoffman' The Boy Christ"
: and the "Sistine Madonna" and the
i pastor and wife were given the Chau-
j tauqua salute. Mr. Treat expressed
1 thanks and then the gifted young nifl-
I erator Rev. N. O Rogers of Amaril-
j lo Texas announced "There is ju?
' one man In the house whom we w
! to pronounce the benedict ion thai. '
I Pastor Treat."
One of the features re noon ho r
j was the sittirg togethei it' one tat
I of Oberlin College men; at another
: Chicago Theological Seminary men.
i and the -olge ells made the mom
I ritnr. '
! Resolutions were passed expressing
j the heartiest appreciation and thanks-
..4. '''": .!' ?! lint? T-e? 4iid 'i
! al! the people of Chickasha for the
hospitality received. The sister
churches and the newspapers were
Mr. Treat was appointed to represent
the Southwestern Association of Okla-
homa at the National Council of Con-
gregational Churches which ineets In
Boston next October.
Dr. and Mrs. Hyde laughed heartily
when Mr. Paxton told about his em-
ploying detectives to work on the case.
Asked why he employed the sleuths
"To shadow Dr. Hyde and prevent
him from escaping."
Mr. Paxton. and Attorney Walsh ex-
changed warm comments during the
cross-examination of the witness. Mr.
Walsh was insistent upon knowing
how much money the witness got for
his work. Mr. Paxton. charged Mr.
Walsh with casting aspersions on his
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Evans, George H. Chickasha Daily Express. (Chickasha, Okla.), Vol. 11, No. 103, Ed. 1 Friday, April 29, 1910, newspaper, April 29, 1910; Chickasha, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc733109/m1/1/: accessed July 21, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.